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    Greetings Bike World

    Hello All,

    My name is Sam Smith and, strange as it may seem for a new resident of Los Angeles, I plan on commuting every day to school (I'm a first year grad student at UCLA). I will gleefully accept the small nuggets of advice and the great deal of pity that I'm sure to get from a forum like this one. Having biked to school in high school, I look forward to getting, literally and proverbially, back on the saddle. Coffee and the speed of a bicycle are a potent combination in the morning.

    Happy Trails,

    Sam

    P.S. If anyone has some knowledge about old road bikes, I would appreciate your advice on a Nishiki I'm considering. http://losangeles.craigslist.org/sgv...590100490.html

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    Life is good RonH's Avatar
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    Welcome to Bike Forums. Does the Nishiki fit you?
    My bikes: 2001 Litespeed Tuscany---2015 Cannondale Supersix EVO carbon 105

    Life is like a 10-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use. ~ Charles Schultz

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    Welcome to BF. Post your Nishiki question in the Classic & Vintage forum. You'll probably get better response there.

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    Welcome to the forum! Stop by the Southern California regional forum and say hello.
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    So Tom only hires people that are nutty? Is part of the requirement to be a moderator on this site is that you have to be nuts??
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    Warning:Annoying to jerks RaleighSport's Avatar
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    funny I know a Sam Smith.. good thing for you your not him! Welcome aboard, and please come ask that question over in classic and vintage.
    “Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.”


    ― Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson in His Journals

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