Sunday, November 18, 2007
Craigs List: an Ad
Univega Fixed Gear "COACH" Edition - $250
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Date: 2007-11-15, 10:25PM CST
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OK...Heres the story.
I came home from work to dicover that my wife threw away a box of my bikes parts which had a full 9speed Dura Ace Group in it. She asked me what the big deal was!!!! SO!!!! Here is a nice fixie I made tonight out her $800 "COACH" Hand Bag.. I told her "WHATS THE BIG DEAL"
Anyway.... hope you like it as it will probably cost me my marriage.
New Flip Flop High Flange Wheel set laced to new Alex R450 Rims, New Rim Tape, New Tubes and New Michelin Tires, New Chain, New Silva Bar Tape.VERY NICE vintage OFMEGA headset (LIKE BUTTER)
CUSTOM "Coach" Crash Pad (curtesy of the wife) Custom Seat Cover made from the liner of the wifes bag. Custom "COACH" leathed Headbadge (also curtesy of the wife)Couple of other nice coach pieces placed lovingly on the frame.
My Cost to build
Frame (Craigslist) $60
1 Black Coach Handbag $800.00
The look on her face when she came in the garage to see this beautiful steed...
Take her home for $250
For the poster, I have but one quote:
Marriage means commitment. Of course, so does insanity.