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Old 12-15-16, 11:58 AM
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Hello from Eastern Washington

I have been reading posts on this site for a while and decided to sign up. Like most of the northern tier states, we are short on daylight and freezing. I had just finished rebuilding a 1960 Raleigh Sports with a six speed conversion. I will have to wait until spring to ride it.
Anyway, just checking in and will continue to read posts to see what other people are doing.
Dan
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Old 12-15-16, 03:17 PM
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Welcome aboard, the Raleigh should be a great ride come spring time. Post some pictures of it in the Classic & Vintage Forum for us to enjoy.

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East meets West! my brother moved to Washington state a cpl years ago. welcome!
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Thanks all for the "warm" welcome. 4 deg. F this morning, might get up to 10 today.
I bought the Raleigh Sports about a month ago, complete with locking fork, light set with '59 dynohub. Some one tried to convert it to a nine speed using a Moyne 3 gear cog, but failed. I don't think it has been ridden in 40 years. Cleaned up real nice.
Yes, I will post pictures when I can.
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When it warms, if you head west let us know. Lots of companions for riding here in the Puget Sound.
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