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Old 12-03-08, 02:01 PM   #1
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199 in the 41! Thread About Nothing at all!

Consider this the Seinfeld thread for all you snowbound roadies. All I ask is keep it in the guidelines and not post images that would get us blacklisted off of corporate servers. Welcome to Roadie Foo! Have fun, and let's not burn the place down, OK?
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Isn't BF essentially serving that function already?
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Old 12-03-08, 02:39 PM   #5
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Hey, Glut, that looks like a blast!
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do any of these actually exist? That would be AWESOME. Also, does anyone know about ski resorts that let you ride mtn bikes when there is snow? I've seen something in a warren miller film, but have no idea where/ or who it is
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do any of these actually exist?
Yup. They even make a conversion kit for your MTB:

https://www.ktrakcycle.com/index.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Dom5kfEhuw
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Those have no brakes, right?
That'd be scary as all hell...
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Judging from the website the rear uses whatever disc brake you have on now.
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Ironic how an explicitly off-topic thread is entirely on-topic.
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Judging from the website the rear uses whatever disc brake you have on now.
Yeah, I see it now. Missed it I guess. I like the Buddy Christ.
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it's Lent Advent (duh). Time to celebrate.
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Isn't it Advent?
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right. that's what I meant. too busy trying to tie things up so i can leave the office.
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Welcome to Roadie Foo! Have fun, and let's not burn the place down, OK?
Nice idea, our own Foo . . . I like.

Can we keep the rift raft from that other Foo out? We have standards you know.

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I'm talking about hormones with a BF chick. True story.
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move this to foo please

i don't want this

cookies?
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Old 12-03-08, 06:12 PM   #24
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Okidokie, now that this thread is going, it's unstuck. You have the For Trade, index and Intro thread as stickies, so that should reduce the clutter. Have fun with this one.
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