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Old 07-02-19, 07:35 PM
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Hello from SF BF

My story: I bike commuted for years. Then work friends invited me to their Sunday ride through the hills above Palo Alto. I bought a plastic bike. I got faster. While visiting back East I borrowed a friend's Centurion Comp TA. Loved the road feel of the springy steel frame so I came home and found a barely ridden vintage race bike. Got another vintage race bike. Then I got a vintage touring bike. I'm a bike nut.

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Old 07-02-19, 08:16 PM
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Old 07-02-19, 11:36 PM
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Greetings from the peninsula! About 10 years ago I revived an old touring bike (Dawes Galaxy) bought a new bike (Raleigh Record Ace) and shortly realized I like older bikes and don’t need things like STI shifters or clip in pedals. Now I ride a Bob Jackson and a resurrected Jamis Diablo I built up as an adventure bike.
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Old 07-03-19, 07:49 AM
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Welcome from a former NorCal rider. Loved the rides from Palo Alto to the coast and back.
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Welcome from the Peninsula too! And to the addiction. lol
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Old 07-03-19, 08:25 PM
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Hello from the other side of the bridge, Contra Costa! Have you seen our NorCal section?
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