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Old 09-02-2005, 10:15 PM   #1
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Default Ever wonder who's working on your bicycle...

Do you assume that the mechanic who wrenches on your baby is a clean-cut roadie who'll love and pamper your ride as much as you do?

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Old 09-02-2005, 10:21 PM   #2
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i do beleive that would be a mistake to think that.

the best mechanics often look like that... what the hell else are they gunna do besides work on bikes? (kidding)

grant - has worked in bike and ski shops too long
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Old 09-02-2005, 10:26 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by scaryfastskier
i do beleive that would be a mistake to think that.

the best mechanics often look like that.

Yeah, where I got my bike they have 2 mechanics, and the guy who greets you at the service desk. The guy who greets you and takes your info is a clean cut guy, then you look past him and see where tattooed, long haired, guys. I have not had a problem, I don't care what they look like, as long as my bike's wheel doesn't fall off and it shifts.

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Old 09-02-2005, 10:29 PM   #4
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Somebody Else has all the tools, the stands, makes wheels, etc.

The only way to fly.

Back when I was into it, I achieved wheel Zen. My wheels last forever, stay true forever and are light. It's all in the ear, my friends. All in the ear. The truing stand is only there to confirm what the ear tells you.
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Old 09-02-2005, 10:26 PM   #5
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Only marginally


My bike mechanic is a 60 year old hippie.

Does good work though.
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