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    Greetings

    Hey all.
    I am from Berkeley but go to UCSB so spend most of the year down in Santa Barbara. I am currently riding a late 70's Motobecane 10 speed (commuter) and a homegrown fixie just for fun. Unfortunately i will no longer be riding my Giant hardtail MTB seeing that i let my dad borrow it and it got stolen (although it isn't really his fault seeing that he had a u lock and a cable lock on the thing), but even though i used to do all kinds of biking, i will mostly be on the roads for the time being.

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    Welcome oh studious one,

    Sorry to hear about the MTB. Explore the forums. It sounds like there are several where you'd fit right in.
    Road Cycling, Classic & Vintage, Commuting, Starving Student, etc.

    Cheers,

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    Hello bakaster, the Starving Student forum isn't real, but I think Zorro's got a brilliant idea there .

    If you could head over to the Classic & Vintage forum, and post some photos of the Moto, we would be very much obliged .

    Welcome to BF, and feel free to PM me with any questions !

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    Thanks, and i'll post the pics when i can get a chance to borrow someone's camera.... maybe this evening
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    Quote Originally Posted by bakaster View Post
    Thanks, and i'll post the pics when i can get a chance to borrow someone's camera.... maybe this evening


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    Just put some up in the classic/vintage bikes thread.

    she may not be the best looking girl at the ball, but she is damn reliable.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bakaster View Post
    Just put some up in the classic/vintage bikes thread.

    she may not be the best looking girl at the ball, but she is damn reliable.
    I'll take a look when I get home from work later .

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