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Old 10-23-19, 05:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Jno View Post
Preamble: For me, one of lifeís contests is to get the best deal on the best thing, at the right time. As a result, I tend to deliberate for a long time before I spend money on expensive bike toys (also because Iím cheap). I notice folks here tend to talk about their successful purchases and/or the qualities they liked less in the alternatives.

Question for the forum: what is a memorable bike purchase that turned out to be one you regret?

For me, I bought an Infinito after testing every endurance bike model I could. I love it, but after I had it about two or three weeks I saw an Oltre xr4 on the road and realized I wished Iíd considered, tried it, because clearly the grass looks greener over there. Iíve never stopped regretting the oversight.
Based upon your own words you are cheap and you have difficulty making decisions. You could never possibly be completely satisfied with a big purchase.
Thatís not an oversight. Thatís a condition.
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