Originally Posted by NewOrleansFlyer
I hear you on the $$$ angle. I now see bikes as parts first and then as whole bikes. I got *****ed at at the dump last week when I was loading a tossed mtb in my car...but man, it was loaded with the good stuff, so I just sucked it up "Yes sir, and no sir"...and ended up with the bike ;-)
There must be a lot of places doing that now. I tried going to a couple of landfills to pick up some scrap'd bikes and every one said "no, they couldn't let anyone salavage through there." Whats the world coming to? Here it is you have people willing to take junk off thier hands and its a big friggin deal!