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Old 04-30-07, 01:13 PM   #51
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Pretty much...hard to tell in the pic but my pal at the LBS soldered the rear spokes where they cross near the hub.
That's pretty cool. Might solve some of the difficulty of truing low spoke count wheels.
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Old 05-01-07, 06:59 PM   #52
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Here's my baby... Need to shoot another one with the race wheels on.

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That's pretty cool. Might solve some of the difficulty of truing low spoke count wheels.
Her weighing like 100lbs helps too.
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Here's my baby... Need to shoot another one with the race wheels on.

i'm sure it's a really really nice bike.... but god damn that fork is ugly.
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Old 05-01-07, 07:38 PM   #56
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YOU CALLED A PINY UGLY!!!! That's it, I'm outta here, nothing good can come of this thread. YOU'RE GOING TO HELL MAN....HELL I SAY!!
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YOU CALLED A PINY UGLY!!!! That's it, I'm outta here, nothing good can come of this thread. YOU'RE GOING TO HELL MAN....HELL I SAY!!
not my fault it looks like the designer was trippin' on acid

my idea of a beautiful bike is a specialized langster comp like what mirona has. looks fast, simple, elegant.
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Old 05-01-07, 10:41 PM   #58
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Tire clearance is for wimps.



Now nobody can tell me a dj1 cannot fit a 3.00, there is aboot 1mm of clearance on each side. This is just because I was bored and currently don't have a mtb. But I should have a Cove Stiffee by the end of the week and a bigger fork by the end of next week.

Also, all Pinarello's are sexy.
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Old 05-02-07, 05:12 AM   #59
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i'm sure it's a really really nice bike.... but god damn that fork is ugly.
That fork is one of the most love/hate things I've ever come across. There are no lukewarm feelings about Pinarello's forks.
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Here is what I will be wearing on my next ride!

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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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How is it they say it....HOOK EM, HORNEY!!
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Old 05-03-07, 10:48 AM   #62
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How is it they say it....HOOK EM, HORNEY!!
Notice it is a dead cow head. What I learned went more along then lines of:

GIG' EM AGGIES!!!!

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BEAT THE HELL OUTTA tu!!!!!
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Old 05-03-07, 09:12 PM   #63
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Ti Build #1 - I had a lot of help from BF People, namely:
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Old 05-03-07, 09:17 PM   #64
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The orange tabby approves. (So do I)
Thanks! I was going to paint him Celeste too
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whats wrong with his nose? looks like he has a band-aid on....



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Old 05-03-07, 09:53 PM   #66
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whats wrong with his nose? looks like he has a band-aid on....
It's a little piece of tuna sashimi he couldn't get to.
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Old 05-03-07, 09:54 PM   #67
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It never ceases to amaze me how effective guard cats are at keeping other cats from stealing our bikes.
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Old 05-03-07, 10:07 PM   #68
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OMG Donna you're right - they're everywhere!
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OMG Donna you're right - they're everywhere!
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Old 05-04-07, 08:49 AM   #71
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I can't post cuz I have no cat. I'll need to photoshop a cat in w/ pics of my bike.
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Thanks! I was going to paint him Celeste too
I really love the colors on your new built!
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Notice that in most photos with a cat, the bike is missing parts? They are either running a huge feline bike parts fencing scam or they suck as bad at bike guarding as they do at everything else!
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