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Old 12-28-08, 08:05 PM   #1
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Types of steel tubes?

Where or how can you learn about all the different tube types?
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Old 12-28-08, 11:21 PM   #2
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Carl Strong's website used to have some good general info.

It might be easier if you told us what kind of frame you want. Are you going to build yourself and if so, what construction method?

Becareful buying/selling bike parts on-line. I learned the hard way. :(

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