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A Day At Airborne...(5 posts)

A Day At Airborne...Akirasho
Jun 8, 2002 10:09 AM
... here's a breakdown of some of my haul from Airborne's garage sale...

1 Campy Record threadless headset... $30 (retail, $65)
1 Profile Carbon Stryke aerobar... $30 (retail, $130)
1 Reynolds Ouzo Comp... $70 (retail, $240)
1 Airborne Manhattan Project frame... $1200 (retail, $1900)
1 Giro Pnuemo (white)... $80 (retail, $160)... yeah, yet another brain bucket...

... various other small items.

... other items seen but not purchased...

Spinergy Xyclone wheelsets with bags and skewers... $200
Rock Shox Judy forks... $60
Easton CF road handlebar... $70
Campy CF seatpost... $70

... and a variety of stems, bars, tubes, tires, frames (MTB and road)... along with free bike storage/shipment boxes (I took two).

I didn't espy the Manhattan Project till I was done browsing and was making a second sweep of the area with friends... guess that's another bike I'll have to maintain...

We abide.

Remain In Light.
re: you suck! (so jealous)collinsc
Jun 8, 2002 10:17 AM
I want that Manhattan Project. Too bad I'm nowhere near where I would need to be to get such a killer deal.

Enjoy the bike (and all the other sweet stuff)
is this what happens...gtx
Jun 8, 2002 10:26 AM
when you have a garage? Or, a garage, a good job and no kids? I bet you could make some money if you put a bunch of that stuff on eBay.
...gawd, let's hope so...Akirasho
Jun 8, 2002 3:26 PM
I gots the garage, but the bikes stay in the basement...

The job is tenuous but pays well so might as well get it now while I can...

I miss not having any kidz so perhaps being able to purchase a few trinkets is my upside to that story...

But if I sold it on eBay, what what I have left to play with??!!??

We abide.

Remain In Light.
re: A Great Day At Airborne...Hot Wheels
Jun 10, 2002 7:34 AM
It was a great sale!
I got:
10 ultra lite road tubes for $1.60 apiece.
10 ultra lite mountain bike tubes for $1.60 a piece.
1 Long Sleeve jersy for $38.00.
1 pair of winter gloves for $10.00.
1 XTR bottom bracket for $5.00.
1 Wheel magnet for my Spinergy Xareo's for $1.00.
2 Airborne Seatpack Tools for $5.00 apiece.
2 Airborne Ti Skewers for $10.00
3 Free Airborne window stickers (put one on my Miata)

I wished I had bought more.

I saw a Campy Ti seat post for $70.00
Several handle bars for $5.00 to $25.00
Ultegra crankset for $50.00
Hind bike shorts for $20.00
Hind long sleeve jersy for $25.00
Hind long tights for $10.00
Way to much too remember.