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Old 05-28-07, 12:33 AM   #1
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Hello bicycling folk!

I just wanted to say thanks for everything. Even though this is my introduction I've been lurking for a couple of weeks and have learned more about bikes than I thought there was to learn.

I live in Chicago and have been car-free for a couple years now. I just realised this spring that I should be riding a bike and not the train. I bought a fourty dollar Murray Bio-Tech Physical Fitness Cycle off of craigslist and started riding it everywhere. It was quite a piece and eventualy broke, but now I've got the itch. I have since bought a shiaty Varsity that will be operational in the next year (thanks to all of the information I've found here), and a '69 Peugeot that I will ride to work everyday and the bar every night. I know it's a '69 because of y'all, and your endless 'WTF Peugeot am I riding' threads.

Anyhow, I now hangout here every day and just wanted to say hi and thanks. So hi, and thanks!
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Old 05-28-07, 05:08 AM   #2
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Hello Frood, does this mean you will become a regular in the Classic & Vintage forum? We need photos of these treasures.

You've probably seen me point people to the various regional forums, so don't hesitate--check out the Great Lakes forum and say hello to the rest of the homeboys and homegirls.

Welcome to BF!

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Old 05-28-07, 11:10 AM   #3
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Thanks for introducing yourself TheFroodAbides. I do not ride much in Chicago, but ride plenty of miles west of there. Have fun and ride safely.
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Old 05-29-07, 12:00 AM   #4
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Hi TheFroodAbides. Welcome to Bike Forums. It's great to see fellow Chicagoan here in BF. I tend to ride often in Chicago for I have the itch as well. Maybe we'll bump into each other sometime on the streets of Chicago. Take care and ride safely.
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Old 06-17-07, 09:24 PM   #5
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You should save the pedals off of the bio-tech, they're super funky.
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