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I'm running out of things to buy for my bike

Old 07-10-09, 01:40 PM
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I'm running out of things to buy for my bike

So far I have purchased a new seat, seatpost, tires, cassette, computer, and I'm just waiting on a new stem. After that I don't know what I'm going to obsess over. I guess I'll just ride the **** out of it until something breaks.

*shrugs*

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Old 07-10-09, 01:42 PM
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you could just go and buy another bike and do it all over again.

you can't have enough bikes..
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How about new wheels, dropping some serious coin?
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Originally Posted by fordfasterr View Post
you could just go and buy another bike and do it all over again.

you can't have enough bikes..
This is true.
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You haven't replaced the frame yet.

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gruppo, duh.
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Originally Posted by RoboChrist View Post
So far I have purchased a new seat, seatpost, tires, cassette, computer, and I'm just waiting on a new stem. After that I don't know what I'm going to obsess over. I guess I'll just ride the sh1t out of it until something brakes.

*shrugs*
There you go! You just misspelled it.

If you're looking for new bling brakes you could always go ZG ooooorrrrrr, if you're feeling like something different, you could try eebrake:

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Garmin/Cinqo.

Zipp wheels.

Ceramic bearings.
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Old 07-10-09, 02:19 PM
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Lots of good ideas here
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If it helps, you could buy something for my bike.
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What you do next is look over your pile of parts that you have taken off your bike and think, "ya know all I'd need to make a "beater" bike out of that is..."
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Old 07-10-09, 02:30 PM
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However, then you upgrade the beater bike and repeat.
You had best invest in a decent frame for the beater.
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bs threads like this is precisely why i'm convinced that this forum should be renamed fredforums.net.

just sayin'
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Old 07-10-09, 02:51 PM
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Originally Posted by botto View Post
bs threads like this is precisely why i'm convinced that this forum should be renamed fredforums.net.

just sayin'
But, would you still hang out here? I'm thinking that if not, a petition could be started very quickly for a name change.
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Sounds like you need new blingy rims.

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Old 07-10-09, 02:59 PM
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Time for an engine upgrade. Unfortunately money can't really buy them though, it takes actual work.
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If it helps, you could buy something for my bike.
I hate it when someone gets there first...
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Old 07-10-09, 03:24 PM
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You could always go for the gratuitous titanium bolt kit for everything and have the fun of basically rebuilding the bike with the same parts
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But, would you still hang out here? I'm thinking that if not, a petition could be started very quickly for a name change.
http://www.bikeforums.net/forumdisplay.php?f=217
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Yep, time for a new bike ... or two.
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Originally Posted by botto View Post
bs threads like this is precisely why i'm convinced that this forum should be renamed fredforums.net.

just sayin'
Then what would you have to amuse yourself?
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nokon cables, tiso bolts, KCNC skewers, Tune hubs, powder coated CX-Rays spokes in the color of your choice, impractically light and expensive bottle cages, etc.
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Then what would you have to amuse yourself?
stealing candy from children.
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