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09-10-20, 03:24 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Personally, if you had a custom fitted frame, I...

Personally, if you had a custom fitted frame, I would just upgrade components. Unless of course you want a new bike. Go to a knowledgeable bike shop and explain your dilemma. I'm sure they can steer...
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09-07-20, 10:34 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Yutes. ;)

Yutes. ;)
09-05-20, 06:17 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Just like greased lightning! ;)

Just like greased lightning! ;)
09-02-20, 08:48 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Thanks, I've found one with no front shock, and...

Thanks, I've found one with no front shock, and the owner states he has put newer components on, so maybe lost the Deore XT group.
Hmm.
08-31-20, 08:33 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Old but interesting thread. Can anybody tell me...

Old but interesting thread. Can anybody tell me what an 8000 model number means? Thanks in advance.
08-30-20, 05:32 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Sorry for your loss. :(

Sorry for your loss. :(
08-19-20, 10:30 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

We had no designated Bike lanes when I was a kid....

We had no designated Bike lanes when I was a kid. We shared the road with cars, but people were usually polite.

Edith Bunker? ;)
08-15-20, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

https://youtu.be/mRCe5L1imxg

https://youtu.be/mRCe5L1imxg
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08-12-20, 07:17 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

^^ Hah, the definition of "Skunked." ^^...

^^ Hah, the definition of "Skunked." ^^ :lol:
08-10-20, 12:47 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Especially from that person. ;)

Especially from that person. ;)
08-10-20, 10:41 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

You stand to lose a lot if you listen to this...

You stand to lose a lot if you listen to this greedy seller. :eek:
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07-25-20, 10:53 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

And now we know why we don't want to mess with a...

And now we know why we don't want to mess with a Bobcat. ;)
07-19-20, 03:38 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I hope you do. AG was a favorite, as WJ was a...

I hope you do. AG was a favorite, as WJ was a favorite character. I remember hearing him on occasion as a kid. ;)
07-18-20, 05:20 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Retro Rodded eh? ;)

Retro Rodded eh? ;)
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07-18-20, 10:12 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

My thoughts exactly. Look at the size of the ball...

My thoughts exactly. Look at the size of the ball when he drops it, then look at the axe head which appears to be at least twice as long as the basketball size that he dropped.
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07-18-20, 09:03 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Nonetheless, nice captures. :thumb:

Nonetheless, nice captures. :thumb:
07-18-20, 08:44 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

You might find some interested parties for those...

You might find some interested parties for those manuals, among other inventory right here. We have some die hard Raleigh fans.
Of course you knew that, didn't you? ;)
07-17-20, 08:48 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

And a whopping feedback of 1 with no comment....

And a whopping feedback of 1 with no comment. :rolleyes:
07-17-20, 06:28 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I wouldn't do it. A three speed hub is meant to...

I wouldn't do it. A three speed hub is meant to be stationary, where a derailleur will allow the constant tugging then loosening of the oval chain ring.
07-17-20, 01:41 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

He mentions it was his big Christmas gift at age...

He mentions it was his big Christmas gift at age 11 in 1954.That would make it hard for me to sell it as well. I also note it comes complete with J.C. Higgins branded tools, lock, and other...
07-17-20, 10:06 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

He may not really want to sell it unless he gets...

He may not really want to sell it unless he gets an outrageous price for it. ;)
07-14-20, 07:08 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I knew it. ;)

I knew it. ;)
07-14-20, 09:24 AM
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Samuel Clemens on a Bike? ...

Samuel Clemens on a Bike?
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1080x1440/samuel_clemens_eb08c714a4ccd2d826d21143d79b51b532cf5847.jpg
07-08-20, 05:01 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Handy that it is. I'm researching an old Schwinn...

Handy that it is. I'm researching an old Schwinn I found that has the Seven.
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07-07-20, 08:50 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Beautiful images, thanks for posting. :thumb:

Beautiful images, thanks for posting. :thumb:
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07-07-20, 08:21 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I laughed my rear off about this one! Looks like...

I laughed my rear off about this one! Looks like the Keystone Kops went racing! Thanks for posting. :lol:
07-07-20, 08:11 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

These are all wonderful, and the smile on the...

These are all wonderful, and the smile on the girls face was the first thing I noticed. No accounting for other folk. :rolleyes:
Thanks for posting these. :thumb:
07-06-20, 01:33 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Oh, not the first time I've been wrong, but this...

Oh, not the first time I've been wrong, but this is a happier story, so glad to be wrong on this one. :o
07-06-20, 01:26 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

That's a neat old Church! You folks in Europe and...

That's a neat old Church! You folks in Europe and The U.K. have a lot of cool old history. ;)
07-06-20, 09:59 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

What a GREAT find! This has to have been done by...

What a GREAT find! This has to have been done by relatives of a deceased person that saw no value, so tossed it. It looks so compete, and with desirable options such as the Dyno hub etc. :thumb:
07-05-20, 04:16 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Yup, You've been spell checked. :thumb:

Yup, You've been spell checked. :thumb:
07-05-20, 02:41 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I don't get it? ;)

I don't get it? ;)
07-05-20, 08:52 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Yeah, evidence proved that was no accident. On...

Yeah, evidence proved that was no accident. On top of which he was exceedingly drunk and high. He had no business operating a 4000 lb weapon on wheels.
07-05-20, 07:56 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Afraid not, but the only consolation we get is he...

Afraid not, but the only consolation we get is he will have a long time to think about his actions while not being able to do this terrible deed again.
07-02-20, 08:38 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Thanks for the update.

Thanks for the update.
06-24-20, 11:30 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Glad you brought her up. She is well worth...

Glad you brought her up. She is well worth viewing. :love:
06-15-20, 10:48 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

That sucks! Knowing very little about three speed...

That sucks! Knowing very little about three speed hubs, my comment would be to what a pretty color. Reminds me of Mopar Plumb Crazy.
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06-15-20, 10:38 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

As soon as I saw his position over the barbells...

As soon as I saw his position over the barbells and realized what he was doing, I said to myself this is going to be a painful lesson. :eek:
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06-14-20, 07:37 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

He's practicing for the position of goalie on the...

He's practicing for the position of goalie on the Russian hockey team.
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06-13-20, 08:32 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Deer hits trailer equals ruined vacation. :(

Deer hits trailer equals ruined vacation. :(
06-10-20, 06:59 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Beautiful image. Did you take it? :thumb:

Beautiful image. Did you take it? :thumb:
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06-10-20, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

OK Rocky. ;)

OK Rocky. ;)
Forum: Foo
06-09-20, 09:43 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

To me it looks like a very wet squirrel?

To me it looks like a very wet squirrel?
06-09-20, 09:00 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Sad, really. It would seem the folks in Pill are...

Sad, really. It would seem the folks in Pill are living up to their villages name. :(
06-09-20, 07:12 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

That's a bit troubling, are the stores closed...

That's a bit troubling, are the stores closed full stop, or just restrictions against people not known to them shopping their stores?
Regardless, lovely images posted, thank you. :)
Forum: Foo
06-08-20, 10:36 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Carry on luggage? :lol:

Carry on luggage? :lol:
06-08-20, 09:39 AM
06-08-20, 09:27 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

I read in here somewhere that 7 speed was the...

I read in here somewhere that 7 speed was the last of the good Gripshift combos. Hopefully your 8 is good too, but I dunno. Let us know what you think?
06-08-20, 08:46 AM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Nice looking Bike. The rear sprocket looks to be...

Nice looking Bike. The rear sprocket looks to be 7 speed? I loved my old 7 speed Gripshift set up that I unfortunately no longer have. I don't think you can go too far wrong with the XT/LX components...
Forum: Foo
06-06-20, 12:31 PM
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Posted By Ballenxj

Nice shot! Yup, I'd say when the wind knocks your...

Nice shot! Yup, I'd say when the wind knocks your gear over, it might be time to quit. ;)
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