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YAAA!!! Finally a home for the Cruisers of the world!!!

Old 05-09-13, 12:14 PM
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YAAA!!! Finally a home for the Cruisers of the world!!!

I see that Cruisers now have a proper home here on BF. It's been a long wait.

Do you own at least one Cruiser?? Have you dressed it out??
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As soon as I saw the announcement, you came to mind. I know you've lobbied for this for a long time. Congrats.
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Old 05-12-13, 03:59 AM
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yea, I remember how many people complained about a lack of a cruiser subforum.
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1) How long of a wait did you have for the Cruiser subforum to become a part of BF?

2) When did you become aware of the fact that the subforum had been added to BF?

3) Are you a happier member now that it has been added to BF?
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Originally Posted by Cfiber View Post
1) How long of a wait did you have for the Cruiser subforum to become a part of BF? A little over a year till the interest built up

2) When did you become aware of the fact that the subforum had been added to BF? When it popped up one day.

3) Are you a happier member now that it has been added to BF?
Sure am! I love Cruisers!!
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Old 05-21-13, 04:20 AM
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It's about time! I happen to have two of them. A mystery torquois one and a 37 Schwinn Henderson. Both are going to be mild builds.
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Do you own at least one Cruiser?? Have you dressed it out??
Dressed out with pink skull bell, rearview mirror, Peterboro basket - and a passenger.
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I was given a Zap electric bike by my local dealer, (brought in for service, still there a year later) the battery was dead so I stripped off all the motor kit and ended up with a BIG robust 6 peed beach cruiser . I installed a Whizzer seat from the rafters to cushion the ride. At about 40 lbs, it is important to keep 50+# in the tires . Total cost???? Got the motor kit on CL for $200 so I might make a buck on this one, Regards' Jack
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Just need a marketplace and for trade sticky
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