Re: old old bike
Nashville, I don't know where you were buying your old three speed bikes from, but they must've been real rubbish. The English made bikes I ride regularly are 60-70 years old and they don't give me any trouble at all.
1 & 3/8 x 26 tyres are easy to get from China by the way.
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