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  1. #1
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    Just a new member saying "hi"

    The forum kept reminding me to make my first post, so here it is. I've ridden a mongrel 26" hardtail for years and have always loved hitting the local trails. Last month I finally upgraded to a carbon full suspension 29er and, since my closest LBS just closed up, I knew I needed to learn some new skills regarding tuning and maintenance. So this is where I ended up. I've always wrenched on my own bikes but air springs, hydraulic brakes/thru-axles and the like are all new to me. Been enjoying reading up on here.

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    Self Appointed Judge&Jury
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    Quote Originally Posted by Trevor Ochmonek View Post
    So then, I'm not a sock or am I?.. Doggonnit

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    Welcome and congrats on your new ride!
    Alternative factsman, at your service!

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    Hi There!
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    Welcome...why Yamato?

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    That makes me smart
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    Just an old member saying "sharrrrt."

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    Quote Originally Posted by thegweed View Post
    Welcome...why Yamato?
    That would be a Star Blazers / Space Battleship Yamato reference, for anyone that also grew up in the 80's.

    And apparently there's a sticky for intro posts. Oops.

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    Ride Bikes, Drink Craft Beer, Repeat.

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