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Old 12-15-02, 02:58 PM
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John E
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Originally posted by SteveE

Complete and utter BS! To the contrary, a pump will mark you as a grizzled veteran with many years of cycling under your belt.
In fact, carrying a full-size frame-fit pump, such as a Blackburn, a Zefal HP-X, or a Campag.-headed Silca Impero (preferably colour-coordinated with your frame), really marks you as a veteran.
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