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    chickenosaurus j3ffr3y's Avatar
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    Hey, Internet, what do you think about what I just bought

    I just bought an old schwinn varsity for $600, the guy said it would make a perfect fixie conversiont
    I have 3 questions,
    1) can i convert it?
    2) is this a good deal?
    3) is this a good bike?
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    K2ProFlex baby! ilikebikes's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by j3ffr3y View Post
    I just bought an old schwinn varsity for $600, the guy said it would make a perfect fixie conversiont
    I have 3 questions,
    1) can i convert it?
    2) is this a good deal?
    3) is this a good bike?

    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    i'll give you $800...





    ...to quit with this ****.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dookie View Post
    i'll give you $800...





    ...to quit with this ****.
    Ill take the $800.00! Ill go find the OP, offer him $400.00 to kindly stop posting this type post, and we'll all be happy as flies in ****!
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    part it out.
    that pie plate and cottered crank are easily worth $350

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    Quote Originally Posted by j3ffr3y View Post
    I just bought an old schwinn varsity for $600
    Last edited by sp00ki; 02-01-09 at 08:34 AM.
    Quote Originally Posted by bonechilling View Post
    Road [racing] is one of the only sports where adult men can compete in a non-scholastic setting, so inevitably 8/10 racers are fiercely-competitive nobodies. It's fun as hell, but it's also the foremost refuge of defeated and aging jocks, turned middle-management types.

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    K2ProFlex baby! ilikebikes's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Geordi Laforge View Post
    part it out.
    that pie plate and cottered crank are easily worth $350
    Thats an Ashtabula crank.
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    well, in that case...$450

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    K2ProFlex baby! ilikebikes's Avatar
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    If he sells it by the pound!
    but Im sure he was just joking about the price.
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    Quote Originally Posted by ilikebikes View Post
    If he sells it by the pound!
    but Im sure he was just joking about the price.
    trend markup due.

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    Awesome find / steal. I've been looking for a Chicago era electro-forge Varsity is just that shade of blue. Had one as a kid and it's always been a dream of mine to find a replica of the bike that took me on so many youthful excursions.

    How much would you take for it, including shipping?

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    you bought a new bike just because you dented your top tube?

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    some 75s would look tite on that .

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    I think this is another parody post

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    Quote Originally Posted by rotharpunc View Post
    I think this is another parody post
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