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Ok then, How many?
1 3%  3%  [ 1 ]
2 13%  13%  [ 4 ]
3 19%  19%  [ 6 ]
4 9%  9%  [ 3 ]
5 9%  9%  [ 3 ]
6 16%  16%  [ 5 ]
7 + 31%  31%  [ 10 ]
Total votes : 32
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 9:58 am 
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yeah agree - this habit would be nigh impossible if it wasnt for the internet.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 10:04 am 
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as i said , i started about a year ago
looking for a shorter stem originally , and i was picking up pieces a lot cheaper THEN compared to now
and thats within just a year !!


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 5:16 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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I have three in this country including a road bike .

I have two more in france , really old road bikes , one pinarello and one Motocomfort , they used to be my grandad . Also got a Sunn BMX in bits .


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:25 pm 
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scant wrote:
why do you all reckon the retro bike collecting thing has kicked off so much in recent years?


Interesting point.
As a few people have mentioned internet sites like ebay, mtbr vrc and (of course) here have helped.
I think the mtb 'retro' scene has grown as those that were around at the time have become older and now have more disposable income.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:26 pm 
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"disposable income"

erm. I havent eaten in weeks and they've cut off the water...


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:56 pm 
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thats cos you disposed all your income see :D


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:59 pm 
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Agreed!


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:08 pm 
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Ritchey P20
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:33 pm 
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about 3 or 4

Klein Quantum Race
Trek Singletrack
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2006 7:20 am 
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Looks like I'm the only sad sap with just the one bike then. :oops:

Never mind, back to lurking on the eBay Watch section. 8)


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