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Old 10-28-09, 01:15 PM   #1
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am I getting there?

I know I've got a way to go but I'm taking it slow so I can get it as close as I can to "being ready," I also know that only when I take her out on a few tour will I know what "being ready" means.



















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Old 10-28-09, 08:36 PM   #2
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WOW!.... that's a beauty!
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Old 10-28-09, 09:58 PM   #3
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Looking great, she's ready to roll. Love the classic lines.
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Old 10-29-09, 06:17 AM   #4
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What's that spring/coil thing near the derailleur in the bottom pic? Can't figure it out...
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Old 10-29-09, 06:44 AM   #5
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What's that spring/coil thing near the derailleur in the bottom pic? Can't figure it out...
Cable housing to the rear derailleur.
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Old 10-29-09, 09:04 AM   #6
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Great work of retro art! I'd be afraid to take anything that pretty out the door.
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Old 10-29-09, 12:16 PM   #7
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Nice looking bike! Looks like it needs another water bottle cage, and lower gearing.

Cute kitties.
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Old 10-29-09, 04:17 PM   #8
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I don't know why you think you have a way to go. That bike looks ready to do wonderful things.
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Old 10-29-09, 06:36 PM   #9
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Wow! Thanks for the great comments! I plan on a front rack some day soon, and I'm adding a water bottle cage identical to the one on the bars to her at this very moment!
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Old 10-29-09, 06:45 PM   #10
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27 inch tires n tubes? Anyone care to talk about how hard those are to get? I have no idea.
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Old 10-29-09, 06:51 PM   #11
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I think you'll get mixed replies on that subject, I myself have found that they are just a bit harded to find than 700c's, but not by much, if you look on the web you'll find more than a few places that still carry quality 27' tires. I'm lucky enough to have three LBS that stock them.
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