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    Retroshift. Goat powered.

    retroshift | Mud Proof Shifting. Designed by Goats!

    First Look! Retroshift Brake & Shift Levers for Cyclocross - Bike Rumor

    Good for privateers who can't afford to replace shifters after repeated crashing / mudding. I don't think it'll set the world on fire, but it's a neat hack, and I'd palp them on my Rawland if I could neaten the cable run.




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    look at this goat, he's winning at life!!!

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    I don't need my Honda Jazz, I don't need my Italian road bike, I don't need my life size cut out of Rolly, but I enjoy all of these things.
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    I ride past 2 crossfit gyms on my way to Yarra Trails.
    I make sure to pop a wheelie past the roller door of their box so they know how much fun I'm having.
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    Nice idea indeed.

    The video on the bike rumor link is pretty good - super fast down shift through all the gears.

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    will deffinaly give this another look at the start of next season when i plan on putting gears on the cross bike
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    Quote Originally Posted by Blakey View Post
    Didn't know Rolly rode 'Cross...
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    Geoff, you're not at Pinzo level yet I'm afraid
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    I've always wondered wtf is P!N20...I'm always saying 'PINZO' in my head.
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    I always assume pinzo is being highly facetious. It saves time.

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    I'm only in it for the goats.....
    Quote Originally Posted by P!N20 View Post
    I don't need my Honda Jazz, I don't need my Italian road bike, I don't need my life size cut out of Rolly, but I enjoy all of these things.
    Quote Originally Posted by iwearmoccos View Post
    I ride past 2 crossfit gyms on my way to Yarra Trails.
    I make sure to pop a wheelie past the roller door of their box so they know how much fun I'm having.
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeD View Post
    Tall people are weird

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    Quote Originally Posted by rolly View Post
    I'm only in it for the goats.....
    so we need to change the owl thread to be about goats....and you'll need a new avatar also

    here's one i pilfered earlier.
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    pffft,owls are still way cooler than goats!!

    although,my bro has 2 goats (poppy & brian) & they're both hilarious
    Quote Originally Posted by P!N20 View Post
    I don't need my Honda Jazz, I don't need my Italian road bike, I don't need my life size cut out of Rolly, but I enjoy all of these things.
    Quote Originally Posted by iwearmoccos View Post
    I ride past 2 crossfit gyms on my way to Yarra Trails.
    I make sure to pop a wheelie past the roller door of their box so they know how much fun I'm having.
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeD View Post
    Tall people are weird

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    Quote Originally Posted by rolly View Post

    although,my bro has 2 goats (poppy & brian) & they're both hilarious
    goats are funny/crazy ... and they get really smelly as they get older.
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    What should I eat for food?!

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    These things look f'ing awesome for all kinds of applications - be great for a tourer so you can change whilst climbing loaded.

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