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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 06-10-14, 11:33 AM   #7301
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Rain is the best, you can lay down mad sweet skidzz.

today my six month old mw bag has a hole in the liner already.
Wow dislike, I've been lusting after those bag lately. Just went soft after reading this.
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Old 06-10-14, 12:54 PM   #7302
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Today I finally took my new Wabi Classic out for it's first commute. Since I broke my humerus snowboarding the day after it arrived, it's been sitting for 4 months collecting dust on that shiny turquoise paint!
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Old 06-10-14, 01:47 PM   #7303
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Wow dislike, I've been lusting after those bag lately. Just went soft after reading this.
It's not too bad, just the stitching came loose in an edge so it started unraveling. I only noticed it cause I lost my fifteen and couldn't figure out where so I pulled everything out only to find the wrench floating around in the inside of the bag.

Just have to take it to a seamstress sometime and get it fixed for like five bucks and they probably will refund that.
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Old 06-10-14, 02:39 PM   #7304
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today i sold these shoes for $100 to a guy in spain
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Old 06-10-14, 02:45 PM   #7305
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That's a lot for chucks.
What was so special about them?
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Old 06-10-14, 02:55 PM   #7306
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today i sold these shoes for $100 to a guy in spain
Wait... what??? I can sell my used shoes to Spaniards for ridiculous prices?? Why didn't anyone tell me this??
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Old 06-10-14, 03:32 PM   #7307
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It's not too bad, just the stitching came loose in an edge so it started unraveling. I only noticed it cause I lost my fifteen and couldn't figure out where so I pulled everything out only to find the wrench floating around in the inside of the bag.

Just have to take it to a seamstress sometime and get it fixed for like five bucks and they probably will refund that.
Yeah I guess it's not that big of a deal. They're just a lot of money, I would be pissed if my R.e.load liner ripped. I'm still going to end up getting one eventually i'm sure. I just can't decide on 1 strap or 2 straps.
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Old 06-10-14, 06:59 PM   #7308
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Old 06-10-14, 07:27 PM   #7309
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Today I was riding across the French Quarter. Passed a dude on a tall bike towing a platform trailer carrying five people in lawn chairs, ice chest and a grill.
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Old 06-10-14, 07:29 PM   #7310
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Old 06-10-14, 08:15 PM   #7311
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Wow dislike, I've been lusting after those bag lately. Just went soft after reading this.
Mine's been going strong for nearly three years of highschool, which I'd think is pretty rough on bags. Literally being zipped and buckled several times an hour, always tossed on the floor, and ridden in the rain too many times to count.

It's awesome. I'd really recommend Mission Workshop.
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Old 06-10-14, 10:05 PM   #7312
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Old 06-10-14, 10:07 PM   #7313
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First full shift at the co-op in several months. My bike mechanic job has drained a lot of my enthusiasm here.
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Old 06-10-14, 10:39 PM   #7314
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First full shift at the co-op in several months. My bike mechanic job has drained a lot of my enthusiasm here.
Just like work, but with more bull****, ****tier bikes, and less money!

What more could you ask for.
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Old 06-10-14, 10:44 PM   #7315
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First full shift at the co-op in several months. My bike mechanic job has drained a lot of my enthusiasm here.
I have been so busy in my shop that I have pondered hiring an assistant... I have also been teaching classes and working at mobile events and told the guys at the co-op I was going to have to cut my time back as the hourglass is only so big and does not always start out full.
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Old 06-10-14, 10:46 PM   #7316
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What did she look like ?
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Old 06-10-14, 11:31 PM   #7317
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Today (actually yesterday, unless you are on the west coast) I got called a profane word and had a water bottle successfully thrown at me from a passing car.

Didn't think fast enough to grab the plate on the car, only managed to give them the finger.

Bunch of animals around here.
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Old 06-10-14, 11:56 PM   #7318
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Just like work, but with more bull****, ****tier bikes, and less money!

What more could you ask for.
It's not like that, I prefer to be at the co-op. What I do at work has become so highly repetitive and I can't say I get along very well with the new HM, so I have been burnt out om fixing other people's stuff. No matter, I won't be at the shop for much longer. My friends want me to use these new welding skills to make them some furniture, so there will be some fun stuff coming up.
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Old 06-11-14, 09:01 AM   #7319
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today i'm back from vacation. me and the special lady friend hung out in the desert for 10 days. grand canyon, gambling, good food and camping. was rad.





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Old 06-11-14, 09:15 AM   #7320
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Bunch of animals around here.
theyre everywhere, and unfortunately that plate wouldve done nothing for you unless you knew someone at the dmv.

i had a bag of garbage thrown at me on a busy 6 lane road and if it got caught in my wheel and i went down i wouldve been mangled by the car behind me. i got their description, plate, make and model of the car. got home and called the popo and they said unless you go hurt theres nothing we could do.
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Old 06-11-14, 09:18 AM   #7321
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that's assault, man. plain and simple.
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Old 06-11-14, 08:39 PM   #7322
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Old 06-11-14, 09:46 PM   #7323
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theyre everywhere, and unfortunately that plate wouldve done nothing for you unless you knew someone at the dmv.

i had a bag of garbage thrown at me on a busy 6 lane road and if it got caught in my wheel and i went down i wouldve been mangled by the car behind me. i got their description, plate, make and model of the car. got home and called the popo and they said unless you go hurt theres nothing we could do.
Yeah, it's assault. I would have been able to get the plate run by a friend.
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Old 06-11-14, 10:53 PM   #7324
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Today I caught wind that a friend of mine wrecked his week-old caliedo vigorelli.
Finding it very hard not to tell him "I told you so" when he laughed when I told him to get a brake.

Good riddance to ugly framesets.
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