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Old 11-19-2003, 05:46 PM
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Phknlwyr...shoot me a PM if you decide to go out and I'll make sure Mike knows you're coming. He's honest, a straight shooter, and good in his profession and will make sure your taken care of.

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Old 11-19-2003, 06:05 PM
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Old 11-19-2003, 06:06 PM
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Used to mountain bike....Then went to BMW for a while...I think I hit my head too many times. One day I realized I dont jump anymore, I just see how fast I can go. Being a lazy american I bought a motorized scooter, and used that as the death mobile for a while.
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Old 11-19-2003, 06:15 PM
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Used to ride a lot ... road and offroadonly. Rode a Fischer Pro Caliber until someone stole it out of my garage. Loved single track and climbing. Now, anytime I need to ride offroadonly, which I hope is only fire roads these days, I pull out my Bianchi Cyclo-cross ... sweet and rare for SoCal ... skinny knobbies, cantelever brakes, Durace and drop bars. I also have a 1983 Bianchi rode bike ... sew-ups, all Campy and Celeste.

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Old 11-19-2003, 06:34 PM
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One word on mountain bikes.......


you'll never be the same........
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Old 11-19-2003, 07:06 PM
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yep. . . . .xc . . single track . . .

my Klein, I freakin love this bike. climbs like a mountain goat. . . . .cept go'n down hill

did slickrock moab a few years ago. thats when i parked the roadbike and went offroad .

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Old 11-19-2003, 07:16 PM
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I guess I used to be last year, I bought a Trek 4900 hard tail, had no idea if I would like it or not. I loved it from the beginning. In about a month I updated to a Mars Elite from shock, Hutchinson Aligator tires, Thudbuster seat post, Ritchey Clipless pedals, and a Selle Flite seat. And then about 2 months later I went from riding every day to 2 times a week to finally hardly at all. I tried to get back in to it this year but have convinced my self a road bike would work better for me. If a few guys I know heard me say that road bike part I would get an ear full. I am just glad I didnt spend $450 for the new wheels I wanted.
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Old 11-20-2003, 12:26 AM
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Trek Liquid 20 here.Does it all
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Old 11-20-2003, 02:35 AM
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Originally posted by Phknlwyr
So, Clay, does your wife/girlfriend (boyfriend?) have to strap on an Evinrude in order to get you to phk them?
LMAO! Nope, but I have phked her in the truck, on the boat, on the Harley...
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Old 11-20-2003, 03:40 AM
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I have a brand new Giant that I bought this year. I am not INTO it, into it, but I do like messing around and local trails.
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