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  1. Thread: Resurrection

    by J.Oxley
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    You didn't invent it. Bike pushing has a long and...

    You didn't invent it. Bike pushing has a long and storied history, and none shall soon forget its unrivaled champion: Grumpy McWalkerflat. Refusing the added weight that comes with such nonessentials...
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    Yeah, but it was Carbolite 2203. Higher grade,...

    Yeah, but it was Carbolite 2203. Higher grade, much less flex, and most assuredly seamless.
  3. Welcome to C&V, miele_lupa. You're gonna have a...

    Welcome to C&V, miele_lupa. You're gonna have a good time wrenching on that bike, learn tons, and have an awesome rider when you're done.
    I sort of envy you. :thumb:
  4. Pictures usually don't show everything, but from...

    Pictures usually don't show everything, but from here I don't see a scratch or a chip or anything. I do see original bar tape in fine shape though, which says a lot. Looks to be one beautiful bike in...
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    :thumb: Your crap is gold! Two of my crappy...

    :thumb: Your crap is gold! Two of my crappy items left the box at their first stop and yeah, I'm feeling a bit of Crap Pride too. My first placement of the goat-head yankers was total crap (but...
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    So are people automatically on the list for...

    So are people automatically on the list for future rotations, or is a formal request required?
    If it's the latter, consider this my formal request. ;)
    A fine game indeed!
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    OldsCOOL: Haven't seen this thread since you...

    OldsCOOL: Haven't seen this thread since you posted the "finished for now" pics. Love it, love it, love it. :)
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    Not long ago, a brief foray into "safety uber...

    Not long ago, a brief foray into "safety uber alles" commuting somehow overwhelmed all sense of good taste and personal dignity. For about six weeks my bike looked like this:
    ...
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    The eagle has flown! (after a wholly disregarded...

    The eagle has flown!
    (after a wholly disregarded official lecture on bulges, rounded corners, and tape holding the box together.) :rolleyes:
  10. @SJX426...

    @SJX426: Best. Rockhopper. Ever. :)

    ...And my wife is dying to know what's in the snack bin on the downtube.
  11. If I'm really honest, it's my zero-prestige,...

    If I'm really honest, it's my zero-prestige, do-whatever-I-ask-without-complaint Super Sport. It's a size too small for me and has seen about a bazillion miles in its life at the hands of...
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    They're headed for the -- ahem --...

    They're headed for the -- ahem -- somewhat-less-than-pristine Super Sport commuter. In their current condition they'll be all-but-invisible. ;)
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    All about the flat stoppers in goat-head, AZ....

    All about the flat stoppers in goat-head, AZ. I've seen them in pictures, but never held (much less tried) a pair, and as I dug through all the crap that was the item that absolutely was not...
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    The loot! ...

    The loot!

    http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j160/JohnnyDebauchery/DSC08521_zpswfvt03ma.jpg

    My wife and I both had a blast just digging through and checking out all the crap, then halfway...
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    The eagle has landed. :thumb: ...

    The eagle has landed. :thumb:

    http://i79.photobucket.com/albums/j160/JohnnyDebauchery/DSC08518_zpsiyl5qgis.jpg
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    Very nice bike, and I appreciate how you kept the...

    Very nice bike, and I appreciate how you kept the modern upgrades somewhat understated (assuming the role of the aluminum in your tale of discovery).

    I've gotta know, because I'm thinking "no...
  17. jbrianfoto: Small world. I grew up in SV/FtH,...

    jbrianfoto: Small world. I grew up in SV/FtH, moving to Tucson after finishing high school.
  18. So that's your first bike after a twenty-year...

    So that's your first bike after a twenty-year layoff, huh?
    Well played!
    :thumb:
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    The first time I wore lycra it was called spandex...

    The first time I wore lycra it was called spandex and I wore it with big hair, not bikes. Had a pair of purple zebra-striped pants in the regular rotation.

    Oh, and re:

    :roflmao:
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    First BOC that's ever headed my way. Good times!...

    First BOC that's ever headed my way. Good times! :D
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    That's awesome.

    That's awesome.
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    My primary bikes were built in 1971 and 72. I,...

    My primary bikes were built in 1971 and 72.
    I, on the other hand, was built in 1969 and reached the showroom floor in late December.
  23. I'm a chronic bike locker-upper. I've locked...

    I'm a chronic bike locker-upper. I've locked pretty much every bike I own in front of work at some time or other (Paramount included) just outside the front door of the building. Constant in-and-out...
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    :lol: :thumb:

    :lol: :thumb:
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    I'm next on the list! Holy CRAP! (...drillium...

    I'm next on the list! Holy CRAP! (...drillium crap?) :rolleyes:
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