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Old 04-13-20, 10:27 AM
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Hi

Hi guys,
I'm a Norwegian Double bass and bass guitarist based in London.
I recently got a lot of spare time due to the coronavirus, so I have decided to restore my old bike.
So expect a "help me to identify my bike" pretty soon.
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Old 04-13-20, 10:30 AM
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Old 04-13-20, 11:25 AM
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Welcome! I joined for the same reason - time on my hands to get my old bike back to tip-top shape. Good luck!
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Old 04-13-20, 12:12 PM
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Welcome. Ill be looking for advise on a restoration also. Seems a good place for help and advice.
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Old 04-13-20, 01:02 PM
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Good to have you here. This is a wonderful site with an incredible amount of info and riders willing to help.
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Old 04-13-20, 01:22 PM
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Originally Posted by russtopherb View Post
Welcome! I joined for the same reason - time on my hands to get my old bike back to tip-top shape. Good luck!
Seems like a lot of people suddenly got the idea of restoring their bike so they can get out of the house as quick as possible after the quarantine
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Old 04-13-20, 01:35 PM
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Seems like a lot of people suddenly got the idea of restoring their bike so they can get out of the house as quick as possible after the quarantine
Never mind later, with me and my wife both working from home and my teenagers all doing school online I want to get out NOW!
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Old 04-15-20, 11:34 AM
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Welcome aboard, always have room for a Bass player.
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Old 04-15-20, 08:14 PM
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Bass and bikes go together swimmingly! Former bass player here. Welcome.
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Old 04-18-20, 10:24 AM
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Hey. I joined for the same reason. Good luck with the build!
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Old 04-18-20, 06:59 PM
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Awesome. Good luck!
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Old 04-19-20, 05:03 AM
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Thanks for the warm welcome, my bike is finished, so I'm about to post some photos after I reach the first 10 posts
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Old 04-19-20, 06:03 AM
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Welcome, All. Glad to have you.
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