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    got lucky...

    (Guy who sold me the Redline 925 on craigslist deleted the ad I linked to here)

    Buddy of mine's picking it up tonight, and the seller's even going to retension the wheels for me.

    Yet another reason I can't wait to get home from this hellhole.
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    Seat tube is extended farther than he prefers?
    Looks like a pretty standard extension to me.
    Weird.
    "I owe everyone an apology" - hyperrevue

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    Quote Originally Posted by hyperRevue
    Seat tube is extended farther than he prefers?
    Looks like a pretty standard extension to me.
    Weird.

    Yeah, I thought that was kind of strange... but I talked to the guy on his phone, he knows his stuff, has a truing stand, etc... Probably just not a fan of compact geometry and has enough other bikes that this one isn't a necessity.

    I have no complaints.

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    Sweet.
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    good price on that. i'm sure a lot of people will be wanting to hear what you think of it.
    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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    Quote Originally Posted by hyperRevue
    Seat tube is extended farther than he prefers?
    Looks like a pretty standard extension to me.
    Weird.
    ha, yeah, he should see how much i need at 6'4"

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    Quote Originally Posted by humancongereel
    good price on that. i'm sure a lot of people will be wanting to hear what you think of it.

    I won't be back home until May 18, so it'll be a while. But don't worry, I'll let y'all know.

    I can say one thing: It will require a great many aesthetic modifications.

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    heh. of course. that goes without saying.

    so how long will you be here?
    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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    Quote Originally Posted by humancongereel
    heh. of course. that goes without saying.

    so how long will you be here?
    50 or 60 years, barring any large advances in medical technology.

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    what was it? the cl post has been deleted.

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    redline 925, $399.
    have:ea50 flats, black, light, stiff.
    144 bcd 3/32" 49t sugino track chainring, possibly 75.

    want: risers, light, stiff, 1", black if that can be
    144 bcd 46t or 47t chainring any kind or width

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