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Old 07-09-15, 03:58 PM
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selling parts

hi I have an older motobecane grand touring with a badly bent frame but all the otger parts are fine. Should I part it out to buy another old bike?
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Old 07-09-15, 04:01 PM
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Welcome to Bike Forums. Its your bike and your decision. Myself, I'd get a new (2015 or 2016) bike.
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Old 07-09-15, 07:59 PM
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FR, Sounds like you will have to do both....this is a great place for information, I like vintage steel but to each their own.
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Old 07-09-15, 08:58 PM
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Jump over to the Classic and Vintage Forums.
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If you have a local bike co-op or bike recycler, perhaps you could find a suitable frame to rebuild your existing bike.

E-Bay and Craigslist are very harsh on bikes with broken frames... So if you do decide to sell, you are right that it is best to strip the bike. Keep what you want, and sell the rest piece by piece.
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