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    thankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyouthankyou

    It actually arrived yesterday, but I wasn't around, so they ended up taking it back to the P.O. I picked it up this morning. It felt like an empty box!



    I'm going to spend the day polishing it, and then building it. Problem, though. My front end won't work. Not a huge deal, though. I'll figure something out. At least this is a start to getting back on the road. Thank you so much. Foosters are so amazing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    It actually arrived yesterday, but I wasn't around, so they ended up taking it back to the P.O. I picked it up this morning. It felt like an empty box!



    I'm going to spend the day polishing it, and then building it. Problem, though. My front end won't work. Not a huge deal, though. I'll figure something out. At least this is a start to getting back on the road. Thank you so much. Foosters are so amazing.
    How so? Is there a burning sensation or something?
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    I take that back. You guys are a bunch of asses.


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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    How so? Is there a burning sensation or something?


    Usually they lock up with disuse and need a little grease to get going. It's winter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    How so? Is there a burning sensation or something?
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper View Post
    Usually they lock up with disuse and need a little grease to get going. It's winter.
    I'm willing to offer mechanical advice, but the question was so un-focused. Seems I did get his attention though.

    UA, what is the problem?
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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    I take that back. You guys are a bunch of asses.


    I believe the term is "flock of asses". Maybe it's "gaggle of asses" if you're canadian. But only banannas and grapes come in bunches.
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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    I'm willing to offer mechanical advice, but the question was so un-focused. Seems I did get his attention though.

    UA, what is the problem?


    Stay on topic. We're talking about his neglected penis.
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    Integrated, 1 1/8", threadless headset. The old, scary, falling apart bike has 1" threaded.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post




    Integrated, 1 1/8", threadless headset. The old, scary, falling apart bike has 1" threaded.
    I recommend you locate a similarly decrepit 1" threaded headset with an appropriate stack height and threading for your fork.

    Or is the thing you just received unthreaded? In any event, you're going to want an appropriate fork. No getting around that unless you're super-amazing at doing wheelies.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    sounds like you should get a nashbar fork
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    I recommend you locate a similarly decrepit 1" threaded headset with an appropriate stack height and threading for your fork.

    Or is the thing you just received unthreaded? In any event, you're going to want an appropriate fork. No getting around that unless you're super-amazing at doing wheelies.
    I'll need threadless. I just don't have any money right now, so it'll have to wait, which is actually ok as the weather has finally gotten nasty.


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    I guess that is a BIT cooler than a box of balls.....................
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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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    you have a work stand, but lack a functioning bike? priceless.

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    He is also an airplane mechanic, and I bet you $5.00 he does not even own a single plane.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    I've found that it's easier to play with your front end and drive train when your bike is in the trainer rather than the work stand.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    He is also an airplane mechanic, and I bet you $5.00 he does not even own a single plane.
    if that's true, i don't think i'll ever fly without fear again.

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    Nice frame. And it matches the work stand!
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I guess that is a BIT cooler than a box of balls.....................
    No it's not!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tude View Post
    No it's not!
    What balls do you keep in a box?
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    Nice frame ua.. What components?

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    I was hoping all your stuff would fit... but in my experience.. it never does Someone on here has got to have a spare fork laying around... I already gave away the one that was on this frame,,, but I may have a headset in a drawer somewhere.. I will check when I get home today. Sorry it was dirty,,, I have been hauling it around for a couple of years. enjoy it.
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