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Old 07-04-08, 08:51 AM   #1
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Pre-Owned Back For Sale or Trade.

I have a 1978 model Back (mens model) size 6' that I'm looking to trade or sell. It's in very nice cosmetic shape but the mechanical parts need some work. Sometimes it gets twisted slightly and mobility is suddenly decreased. I'm not quite sure what it'll take to fix it, but I'm currently looking at a new carbon fiber Back, so I need to get rid of this one pretty quick. $100 or trade for something interesting. Thanks for looking!
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Made by Cyberdyne no less.

but we already have Skynet, I don't see what can possible go wrong
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Thanks but do not want, still enjoying the slightly older, but functional model with multiply broken tail end.
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I have a 1978 model Back (mens model) size 6' that I'm looking to trade or sell. It's in very nice cosmetic shape but the mechanical parts need some work. Sometimes it gets twisted slightly and mobility is suddenly decreased. I'm not quite sure what it'll take to fix it, but I'm currently looking at a new carbon fiber Back, so I need to get rid of this one pretty quick. $100 or trade for something interesting. Thanks for looking!
Will you trade for a 1976 model Back (mens) size small with Scoliosis, a couple of displaced vertebra and a couple of fused lower lumbar vertebra. Most of the time it works fine. I need a taller model back in good cosmetic shape.
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