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Old 08-28-15, 05:31 AM
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Greetings from gloucester, ma

Aging, overweight father of three teenagers cycling local country roads with the kids for health & family time. Not a bike mechanic, but mechanically inclined. I prefer to perform the maintenance and use the bicycles as an opportunity to pass on mechanical skills. Hoping to learn from other members.
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Old 08-28-15, 05:33 AM
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Welcome to Bike Forums from a 70 y/o. If your "aging" has you in the over 50 category, then stop by the 50+ forum and say hello.
The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. - Psalm 103:8

I am a cyclist. I am not the fastest or the fittest. But I will get to where I'm going with a smile on my face.
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Old 08-28-15, 06:48 AM
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Howdy and welcome to the forums, Seaox (interesting mental image that name conjures). There are some very savvy mechanics and restorers around here so I don't think you'll be disappointed. Very cool that you are going to pass on some skills to your children.
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Old 08-28-15, 06:50 AM
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welcome to the forums... aging and overweight...you will fit in nicely here... lots of us that are or were "heavy" and aging is preferable to the alternative.
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