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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 5:10 pm 
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I thought I'd start this off.

Your wife's kitchen scale has found a permanent new home on your workbench. :D :D

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:37 pm 
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When you don't use your wife's kitchen scale and instead buy more accurate ones: at least two table top, one pocket, one hanging. :wink:

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 5:21 pm 
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When the car (or truck) your bike is mounted on is worth less than the bike itself.


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 9:19 pm 
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When you sell a kidney for a much needed "lighter" part
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 03, 2011 6:15 am 
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this forum is your home page

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 1:45 am 
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benolium wrote:
I thought I'd start this off.

Your wife's kitchen scale has found a permanent new home on your workbench. :D :D


I resemble that weenie quote, she is always asking if I have her scale...lol

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 12, 2011 4:09 am 
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Oh god- get rid of this guy^

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 10:47 am 
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You find out you need reading glasses and when the optometrist holds a carbon framed model in one hand, and a titanium framed model in the other, you instinctively ask: what's the weight difference between the two?

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2011 3:24 pm 
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You go for a haircut a couple of days before a hillclimb


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as soon as you pile some $$$$ you need to spend it

then you realize you have nothing to buy but STILL want to spend some dough


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:35 am 
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You ride in Australian summers but your largest water bottle is 500 ml.

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 09, 2011 11:11 am 
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when you tuned this

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 09, 2011 5:16 pm 
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when you swap saddle and pedals for the lighter ones for the race, and than swap those back to heavier and more functional ones after the race :doh:

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 03, 2011 7:04 am 
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when you dream of things like removing that heavy clearcoat from your frame, or curse when forced to use a washer for spacing...


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You would do this:

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