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    Bikes with Hot Rods

    That's a nice little chop. CB or CL 350/360?
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    Haro Shift

    Those were good bikes for Haro. They did a good job making a nice entry level downhill"ish" bike. Looks like they swapped out the things everyone changed back then. Fork, stem, bars,........ Didn't come with triple tree forks so that's a plus They were about $1k new
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    Bikes & salads are healthy. (Tried to make it relevant to the forum...) Lets hear your best (uncommon) salad ingredients...to stay in riding shape

    They have a salad truck that follows the RAGBRAI ride across Iowa. Pretty awesome
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    Wanted - 1.125" steerer tube stub

    I called my locals. Not a one Actually one said they had a few but couldn't give me one because of "liability" :wondering: So I offered to buy it and they said they don't sell scrap pieces.......o_O
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    Wanted - 1.125" steerer tube stub

    I've got the fork, but unfortunately I forgot to compensate for the extra deep races on the retro ryder headset so my steerer is now short. Stupid mistake. I can make due with sectioning in a stub. Otherwise only half of the clamping area on my stem has contact :mad: If it meant cutting the...
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    Naughty Newsboy

    Got the tires in that I'm going to put on these cleaned up steelies while I rock the coaster. Unfortunately it'll have to wait till I get back from an impromptu work trip Got these Kenda's from Husky. Should fit the bill nicely for now. Nice low rolling resistance for the bike path and a bit of...
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    Wanted - 1.125" steerer tube stub

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    What pic on google images first sucked you in to RRB?

    Sounds like a good way to break in the Newsboy when it's done
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    What pic on google images first sucked you in to RRB?

    One of my favorites!!!!
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    What pic on google images first sucked you in to RRB?

    You'll have to show me one of these days
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    Bikes & salads are healthy. (Tried to make it relevant to the forum...) Lets hear your best (uncommon) salad ingredients...to stay in riding shape

    Probably more fitting in the "Other Talk" forum, but I'll play along Mixed greens Hard boiled egg Chickpeas Edamame Pickled beets Avocado And some type of vinaigrette or occasionally Thai sesame dressing :thumbsup:
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    MBBO inspiration pics...

    You're not wrong
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    MBBO inspiration pics...

    I feel like I need one of these