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Old 06-22-12, 04:36 PM   #1
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What is a BOB?

Keep seeing this term thrown around. What is a BOB?
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Old 06-22-12, 04:39 PM   #2
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I dont know. Ask Fred.
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Keep seeing this term thrown around. What is a BOB?
Bug Out Bag? At least that is from the circles I run in.
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You don't give us a context.

Could it be this? http://www.bobgear.com/yak
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Bug Out Bag? At least that is from the circles I run in.
In some circles I run in it could be Bring own Bottle

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BOB is a one-wheeled trailer you can haul behind your bicycle.
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Bug Out Bag? At least that is from the circles I run in.
That's where my mind defauts, too.

However, within my wifes circle of friends it apparently stands for Battery Operated Boyfriend.
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I was asking a price on a bike. Seemed excessive. I asked why so much. The guy said he was told by some "BOB" at the other shop.
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That makes no sense to me.

Now a Fred at some other shop...
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Oh, I could have soooo much fun with this. Unfortunately, most of my suggestions would likely result in accruing points or possibly even banishment.
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Oh, I could have soooo much fun with this. Unfortunately, most of my suggestions would likely result in accruing points or possibly even banishment.
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Biker On Booze, perhaps...
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A BOB trailer or Bridgestone Owners Bunch is what springs to mind for me:
http://sheldonbrown.com/bridgestone/...ellisabob.html
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Bike or Bong?
Big Ol Burrito?

Could be just plain old "Bob", if "Bob" is the owner/sales manager...
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Behind Of your Bike.
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BOB is a one-wheeled trailer you can haul behind your bicycle.
Yep. A specific brand of trailer, not just any bicycle trailer.
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Bridgestone Owners Bunch is what springs to mind for me:
http://sheldonbrown.com/bridgestone/...ellisabob.html
Thanks for the reminder. I had forgotten about that. I remember how much fun reading the annual catalogues was.
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cannondale and pinarello have bikes that are painted black with black logos, black on black, BOB?
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I was asking a price on a bike. Seemed excessive. I asked why so much. The guy said he was told by some "BOB" at the other shop.
What makes you think that he wasn't told the price by a guy named 'Bob'?
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Keep seeing this term thrown around. What is a BOB?
Could you show us the context? Where do you see it being thrown around? Any examples?
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