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    This bike looks cool, is it worth it?

    Is this a good price? Should I buy it?

    I am looking to get into mountain biking, I'd like to spend about $500 on a bike. I am pretty experienced on a road bike but I trail run and like that so I...
  2. thanks for the advice, my lbs was also very...

    thanks for the advice, my lbs was also very helpful and got me the right parts the first time! i havent gotten to ride it yet since i have to take a standardized test monday, doing the bike repairs...
  3. thanks, thats probably a good call, i was just...

    thanks, thats probably a good call, i was just looking for an excuse to take something apart...
  4. 1982 Schwinn Traveler need new wheels? replacing gear cluster?

    I came back from the thrift store with a beautiful schwinn traveler, 1982 i believe. i haven't done much work on bicycles and i want to learn so i thought i would give it a go with this baby. ...
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    Slayer: Its Reigning Blood on repeat for 2 hours.

    Slayer: Its Reigning Blood on repeat for 2 hours.
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    I saw him live in 2004 or 05 in Athens, it was...

    I saw him live in 2004 or 05 in Athens, it was the best live show Ive ever seen, like 2 hours of nothing but Talking Heads and his amazing voice...

    My fav parts were "Naturally when your hanging...
  7. The only problem that I have had with bike...

    The only problem that I have had with bike mechanics is their complete and utter air of superiority that they have a the regular basis whenever I have to interact with them. On the list of young...
  8. Dude, Fairmont, I have no idea where you come...

    Dude, Fairmont, I have no idea where you come from originally buy you are just wrong on your commentary of the ethnic minorities in PTC.

    The predominately black neighborhood is literally on the...
  9. I used to be a budget rider and then I just...

    I used to be a budget rider and then I just decided screw it and found a bib and jersey at a bike store going out of business, and it makes such a difference having the right equipment. The biggest...
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    Sticky: I live in Peachtree City Georgia, we have over...

    I live in Peachtree City Georgia, we have over 100 miles of bicycle-running-golf cart paths (yes WTF). And people soup-up their golf carts and its awesome. I ride on the bike paths to do errands...
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    Wear your helmet stupid, aside from car wrecks...

    Wear your helmet stupid, aside from car wrecks (drunk driving), being killed (either in a gang or wrong place wrong time), not wearing a helmet is something like the third biggest killer of people...
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    Sticky: I live in a suburban area with relatively busy...

    I live in a suburban area with relatively busy traffic which picks up for rush hour and when schools let out. Its in central Georgia, in Peachtree City, relatively hilly, some routes hillier than...
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    Sticky: 16 miles today, 17 mph average, average hilly...

    16 miles today, 17 mph average, average hilly route.
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    Sticky: I did 20 miles setting out at about 5:30 in the...

    I did 20 miles setting out at about 5:30 in the late day heat. I've pushed my average up to 16.78 mph on a pretty hilly ride. Im a newbie and have just started getting serious this summer so that...
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    Compared to last summer, this summer has been...

    Compared to last summer, this summer has been down right temperate. I dont think its hit 100 yet, but it is hot and humid, my advice is to get out with the sun or go up into the mountains and get...
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    Atlanta In Da House

    Hello from the ATL, its hot this time of year in the dirty, but its nothing im not used to. I just joined the forums a few weeks ago but I have come for advice frequently. I decided to get serious...
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    question about removing the gear cluster

    i am converting a 1980s schwinn caliente into a fixed gear. i dont really trust my technical ability to turn the rear wheel into a fixed gear wheel so am buying a new rear wheel, the front wheel is...
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