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Old 01-11-09, 06:34 PM   #1
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Hi all. Another new guy. Engineer by degree, bicycle fanatic by choice, artist by design. Hope to be able to contribute something useful from Chicagoland.
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Old 01-11-09, 10:19 PM   #2
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Howdy and welcome to the forums, from another engineer down in Texas.
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A female engineer here from CA.

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Old 01-11-09, 10:24 PM   #4
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Dang, I'd better start hunting up some useful information to post.
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Nah, just post a photo in the Men of Foo thread.
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Old 01-15-09, 12:35 PM   #6
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Not quite sure if I'm cute enough. Did some modeling in my college years, but that's a while ago and more than a few crashes A new toy that's not too demanding? Hmmmm, have to think on that one a bit!
The little tag that's stuck to me seems to be, 'Could be a subdermal hematoma. That, or, he could just be freakin NUTS.'.
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Hi crossnut, what kind of bikes do you have? And if you are a fanatic, how many?

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Currently, I own an '08 Lemond Poprad Disc, a GT Peace 9R, and a Motobecane Fantom Cross Uno (bought as frame/fork/headset. Got whacked in a hit and run on the Bianchi Pista, so it's now sitting as a frame. Dislocated shoulder, 7 stitches to close the eyebrow and 72 more to reattach the right ear taught me to ALWAYS wear a HELMET... Sold my Merlin Cielo, as I'd built my 'dream bike' only to find that after investing many thousands of $, that I was afraid to ride the derned thang. Be careful what you wish for, I guess. Through my life I've run the gamut of every sort of bicycle. Looking to buy a Ti Dura Ace roadie soon (within the next 3 months), and a new, full-boing mtb if I think can trust myself on one again (I like to jump things...).
Men of Foo? I'm at a loss. What am I missing?
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