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Old 01-14-19, 09:26 PM
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Hey I'm new to Forums

I'm "new" to the Forums... well I joined a while ago but never got around to posting. A little about me... been wrenching on bikes since I was 7 years old, which was a while ago, love anything vintage (mid '90's and older) or brand-new, build up my own bikes and wheels, and at the most owned 9 bikes, but am back down to 3... trying to get to 2 once I sell my "old" MTB. I love engineering stuff... especially when bike shops tell me "it won't work", like mixing Campy/Shimano or road on MTB etc. My current "thing" is riding my kids around on the back of the tandem...
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Old 01-15-19, 08:15 AM
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Welcome back. We could use your knowledge in several forums, it appears, like mechanics, C&V, tandems, family, etc. Post away!
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Let me guess, a Seattle native that resides in San Diego now?

Welcome! Yes, you can always mix up groupsets! Anything will cooperate if you can forgo indexing and rely on pure friction shifting!
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Welcome. Ever take you bikes back to the LBS that said that won’t work?
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