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 Post subject: The Post Office
PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2007 3:58 pm 
King of the DuckBoard
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Joined: Sun Jan 28, 2007 12:30 pm
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Location: Trimble 26er
Most people with computers, weather a cool Apple Mac or that other PC. Buy kit on line. It's so easy to buy and sell. Just one click and sold or bought. But then you have wait and wait for the Post Office (or the private post service) to deliver. Which is the weak link in the Hi Tech chain. Those kind people have lost or kept for them self to sell on e-bay most likely. One Ritchey bar; USE stem; Crank bros peddals; shim to fit a 1''1/8 stem to a 1'' steerer; Dia-Comp Ahead set. At this rate some body will have a free Mtb :shock: :twisted: And i still can't complete my Tiger Trimble.
One day we will be able to 'beam' over our purchases like in Startrek and then no more lost kit and having to wait weeks to fit it to our Retro stead.
I feel better now :D

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2007 7:53 pm 
Retro Guru
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Joined: Mon Jan 15, 2007 10:34 am
Posts: 1145
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Yeah, lost Syncros stem cost me a few quid and about 3 weeks to source another.

The postal service is waaay out of date.

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2007 9:47 pm 
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Location: Benidorm, SPAIN
It´s something really common here. There is one thing that NEVER arrives, xmas lottery tickets. :cry:

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