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    Hello

    Hello everybody,

    I've never been too serious of a rider, just some occasional trails (though some of them pretty hard-core) and commuting. I would like to change that though.

    I moved to Athens, Georgia from the Detroit, Michigan area almost three years ago (came here for graduate school). I didn't know anyone that rode down here until recently. We made plans to go ride some trails and in preparation for that I discovered several cracks in my head tube :confused: You can read my tirade and see a couple of pics in my post on the MTB forum.

    They're jacking parking on campus up several hundred percent next year, so I have enough incentive to replace my frame. I'd like to get my hands on a quality steel hardtail and this is my current project.

    I have several years experience in bicycle shops. I'm a decent mechanic but never got serious into high end/ custom stuff. I'm sure I'll have some questions about my impending frame replacement and I'm glad I found this forum so I can get some advice.

    I'm looking forward to getting back on the trails and being part of this community.

    Cheers!
    MIjoe


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    Welcome aboard

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    Currently riding an MTB with a split personality - commuting, touring, riding for the sake of riding, on or off road :)

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    Welcome to the BikeForums. :thumbup:

    There are a few Georgia members (Athens and Atlanta ) here, and lots of folks to answer your questions.
    Good luck with the rebuilding project.

    Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God. 1 John 4:15

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    Welcome to the forums. Don't be afraid to post.
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