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Old 06-03-11, 03:09 PM
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any good bike deals at rei "garage sale"

i am looking to buy my wife a comfort bike. something like a schwinn voyager gs. the rei garage sale is coming up in a couple of weeks but i have read other threads and they dont really mention any great deals on bikes. i dont want to spend too much, she is not much of a cyclist but i do not want to buy somethng cheap from a big box store. any suggestions. thanks in advance.
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Old 06-03-11, 08:09 PM
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REI has sales that they don't list.
You have to go see what they have in the back room.
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Old 06-03-11, 09:19 PM
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Welcome to the forums! We don't have an REI close, 200 plus miles East or South, so I can't say. I know Academy, it's local, has some nice rides for folks who may not be much of a cyclist.
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Around here REI calls the sales "scratch and dent" sales. Almost all of the items are returns (REI has a lifetime return policy) or items with pieces missing, or last years low end stuff.
Go to a real bike shop and look around. You don't want to get second rate (or lower) stuff for your wife.
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