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    Schipperkes are cool.
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    SFO Airport book

    So who else got one?

    SFO - San Francisco International Airport - Museum - From Repack to Rwanda The Origins, Evolution, and Global Reach of the Mountain Bike

    Every page is a centerfold, YEHAAAAA!

    Only flub, I found is the picture of the Specy Sworks Stumpjumper FSR described as the Sworks Epic.
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    Better suited to non-aggressive 125# gals named Russell.

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    Got mine.




    Some come autographed.





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    So who is this Rumpf character?

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    Quote Originally Posted by shawnw View Post
    So who is this Rumpf character?
    Haha! I didn't autograph any. Honest. But I could!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rumpfy View Post
    Got mine.
    Coveting.

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    I remain astonished by the amount of care the museum staff put into the project.
    It don't mean a feng if it ain't got that
    shui.

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    Don't have one but wish I had. Though it was pretty cool sitting on my tailgate after a ride with Jacquie Phelan poring through her book.

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    I agree. Everything from how they handled collection to storage to display and even the part where they didn't know what to do when the tires started getting flat.

    The book is well done. Those guys are amazing and I have always enjoyed the displays that they've put together.

    Thanks for all the lenders of the bikes and other items from the guys that visit this forum. I enjoyed seeing your stuff. And for Joe Breeze for doing a lot of wrenching and parts procurement.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Repack Rider View Post
    I remain astonished by the amount of care the museum staff put into the project.
    Agreed. They were nothing short of amazing putting this together.

    Quote Originally Posted by girlonbike View Post
    I agree. Everything from how they handled collection to storage to display and even the part where they didn't know what to do when the tires started getting flat.
    I was there last weekend....front tire of the Potts is low.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rumpfy View Post
    Agreed. They were nothing short of amazing putting this together.



    I was there last weekend....front tire of the Potts is low.

    Saw that to. I wouldn't mind a little side job

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    Got one buried in the shelf behind some other stuff

    looking for 20-21" P team

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    You have a Steve Potts glitter baton!?!?! Let's see it!
    Somec is like the digital Zunow
    And this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JD5h3y0a9AU

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    The bass boat ones were made by yeti..
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    Quote Originally Posted by hollister View Post
    The bass boat ones were made by yeti..
    Mantis did a couple XCRs in orange bassboat, cool.

    Need to make my way to SF and check out the exhibit. Was too rushed last time.

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    It ends in Feb, time is running out!
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    Oh...and Banks. Please don't call it San Fran...or Frisco...or SF.
    Zip ties? Not on my bike!

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    650B rims 80's vintage 32 or 36
    Salsa or similar stem. 1" threadless. 120 with rise.

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    What are they going to do with those old bikes after the show?

    Out with the old in with the new!
    Seek: Old Mtn. Goat Bar Stem Combo.

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    I think there is a city ordinance saying they have to be recycled.
    Somec is like the digital Zunow
    And this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JD5h3y0a9AU

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    Quote Originally Posted by Aemmer View Post
    What are they going to do with those old bikes after the show?
    Find another museum! There's something to be said for having an old bike on display rather than sitting in a dark basement.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Aemmer View Post
    What are they going to do with those old bikes after the show?
    Tossed in the dumpster out back. We'll all be hovering around waiting to pick up the scrap.

    Quote Originally Posted by DoubleCentury View Post
    Find another museum! There's something to be said for having an old bike on display rather than sitting in a dark basement.
    That'd be cool. Or...I don't know, ride them? I'm giving serious thought to taking my Bontrager right from the exhibit and racing it at Keyesville.
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    A portion of the 10% went this evening.
    Derby while you can.
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    Where is the exhibition? I read it was in the international terminal. Is it accessible without travel or use of gates?

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    Yeah, it's before security at the international terminal at sfo. Walk pass the ticket checkers and it's along the walkway along the back hallway.

    Note: ending early FEB. Go now or miss out on a great collection of mostly norcal bikes.

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    Is the book available anywhere else?

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    Quote Originally Posted by PiasRoller View Post
    A portion of the 10% went this evening.
    Derby while you can.
    Who is left to right here? Mind the gap

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