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What was the last thing you bought for your bike?(17 posts)

What was the last thing you bought for your bike?Sha-Ray-Ray
May 21, 2001 2:18 PM
Just curious, what was the last item you bought for your bike? It can be a component, clothing, tools, lubes, whatever.
re: What was the last thing you bought for your bike?MrCelloBoy
May 21, 2001 2:24 PM
VistaLight rear flasher with three lighting options; constant on, flashing and disco zig-zag back & forth. Yesterday at approx. 3pm.

You work for a distributor?
Quill to threadless stem converter for my back-up bike (nm)mike mcmahon
May 21, 2001 2:27 PM
nm
Last thing I bought.Thioderek
May 21, 2001 2:31 PM
Deda Newton bar and stem combo.

Sweetest setup I have ever ridden.
Original-type reproduction tires ...Humma Hah
May 21, 2001 2:35 PM
... or was it the spare fork, currently being painted and decaled to match?
you ever get an e-picture of that re-paint job?Haiku d'état
May 22, 2001 7:04 AM
interested in a look.
Its posted somewhere on MTBReview's gallery ...Humma Hah
May 22, 2001 8:25 AM
... and I don't have the exact URL available on this computer. I'll see if I can find it again.
Posterior Impalement Device (Saddle)DCP
May 21, 2001 2:50 PM
Third attempt to find one I don't hate. What do you do with old saddles you can't return anyway?
How about serving trays? (nm)Jim Burton
May 21, 2001 4:50 PM
Posterior Impalement Device (Saddle)likesbikes
May 21, 2001 7:24 PM
I too, have many saddles that my butt just hates, as do many other riders I'm sure. Perhaps this is an opportunity to list and trade seats, stems, bars, pedals, etc... with others that have a bunch of stuff that they personally just don't like. Heck, I have a couple of complete bikes that I would swap if values were similar.
re: What was the last thing you bought for your bike?look271
May 21, 2001 8:52 PM
Cinelli adaptor for stem to change from threaded to ahead-style stem, TTT mutant stem, and ITM millenium bar. Now everything is color-coordinated and looks cool.....and I'm a happy boy.
re: What was the last thing you bought for your bike?peloton
May 21, 2001 9:50 PM
Dura-ace STI shifters and Cinelli bar tape. Pretty sweet feeling on my hands.
A $45 Ti bottle cage...wife found out... last thing...(nm)Marty T
May 21, 2001 10:25 PM
Ouch....When do you get off probation? (nm)Dave Hickey
May 22, 2001 8:00 AM
nm
re: What was the last thing you bought for your bike?ScottV
May 22, 2001 8:17 AM
The last thing I bought for my bike was a new bike :D. Pick up my Al Marinoni this week. Yes!
re: What was the last thing you bought for your bike?DINOSAUR
May 22, 2001 10:11 AM
I just ordered jersey and a pair of cycling shorts from Performance.
I swore I'd never do business with them again, but at those prices I couldn't resist, $29 for a Bellwether Coolmax jersey and $54 for Hind shorts. My LBS price is $79 just for shorts. No wonder Performance stays in business.

Prior to that it was covers for my Look cleats. Maybe my cleats will last longer if I start using them. Might come in handy if I have to do that long walk home. I also purchased two Blackburn water bottle cages so both cages will be the same color.

And...big spender that I am, two weeks ago: New tires (Conti GP 3000 700X23) Velox rim tape, brake pads, handlebar tape, water bottle.

I should be set for the summer, unless I slash a tire...
Titanium skewers...4bykn
May 22, 2001 1:25 PM
...hey, gotta match the frame, right?