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Old 01-31-08, 03:01 PM   #1
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Let's see some baskets!!

I've noticed that many messengers (or at least the riders that look like messengers) are rockin' baskets and racks probably for, like, carrying stuff or something. This is a trend I want to see more of! Post pics of your awesome blingy track bike covered in cumbersome baskets and racks and bungies and stuff.

like so:



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Old 01-31-08, 03:15 PM   #2
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Old 01-31-08, 03:20 PM   #3
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Old 01-31-08, 03:23 PM   #4
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Old 01-31-08, 03:25 PM   #5
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Old 01-31-08, 03:29 PM   #6
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Too bad. I was actually looking forward to this thread.
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Old 01-31-08, 03:29 PM   #7
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technically, those are "packages"
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Old 01-31-08, 03:37 PM   #8
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I want one of these

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technically, those are "packages"
no, teeeeechnically this is a package:



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Old 01-31-08, 04:01 PM   #11
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well the first to photos are racks not " baskets " so.......
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Old 01-31-08, 04:03 PM   #13
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poor picture but boy can my schwinn haul stuff.
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plz resyze ur ****.
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It's the Longaberger basket headquarters in Newark, Ohio.
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^seriously?! I'd love to see something like that come into our planning dept.
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Old 01-31-08, 07:03 PM   #25
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I love Ohio.

I'm thinking about putting a basket or something on the beater i'm throwing together
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