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Ebykr – Celebrating Classic & Vintage Lightweight Bicycles
Saw one of these at the Damariscotta Mills Alewife Festival yesterday.

OH little girl on on our street: "I know my way back! I'm not going to die!"

Entertaining coverage of the Tour de France and other races

Manual for Speed

It would be cool if the road dividers in the Tour de France were airfoils at different angles of attack

@bikesnobnyc Bike Snob NYC on Twitter: "Dirty hippies. "@taticycles: Every era is different. It's best not to judge, but important to remember.”"


Strong aluminum one-piece body with concave design for minimal foot slippage.
Replaceable screw-in pins.
1/2″ or 9/16”
Loose Ball or Sealed Bearing.
Black or Silver

Modern Safety Bicycle - 1899 - Google Books

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