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Old 10-03-2012, 03:04 AM   #1
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Went on a little shopping spree between our local classified ads, and eBay.

Rigid fork for my Cannondale commuter, Headshok reducer, and stem = $85. Park truing stand, $40. New Shimano 9 speed shifters, brake levers, Ergon grips, plus two new saddles, including sweet Fuji for my project bike = $35.


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Old 10-03-2012, 03:10 AM   #2
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Jealous!!!!!

Best 160 spent in a while I would assume.


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Old 10-03-2012, 05:48 PM   #3
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Great grab, Hack!
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Old 10-03-2012, 06:03 PM   #4
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:01 PM   #5
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Very, very nice
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Old 10-03-2012, 07:16 PM   #6
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I think I have some sweet tires for snow. Between the rigid fork and disc brakes, this bike may excel in crappy conditions.
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Old 10-05-2012, 03:04 AM   #7
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Went to pick up a 24" MTB for my daughter to fix and give to her best friend, and the guy was supposed to throw in some old steel MTB. Got there, and he told me he was holding the adult bike for a week, as another buyer offered him $20. What? Yeah, so instead, he sells me a Trek 7000 (the 2nd MTB I ever owned) in really nice shape, that had been upgraded it to a RockShox Judy. It will make a nice commuter/light trail bike for someone. $40 for the pair.
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Went to pick up a 24" MTB for my daughter to fix and give to her best friend, and the guy was supposed to throw in some old steel MTB. Got there, and he told me he was holding the adult bike for a week, as another buyer offered him $20. What? Yeah, so instead, he sells me a Trek 7000 (the 2nd MTB I ever owned) in really nice shape, that had been upgraded it to a RockShox Judy. It will make a nice commuter/light trail bike for someone. $40 for the pair.
Wow. Nice deal!
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:45 PM   #9
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It's a 1995 Trek 7000, which I have seen online for $100-300. I think I did ok there.
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:09 PM   #10
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very nice,Best 160 spent in a while I would assume. thank you,


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