RE: [CR]New arrivals...make things better!!


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From: "sam Lingo" <samclingo@hotmail.com>
To: wspokes@penn.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: RE: [CR]New arrivals...make things better!!
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2004 00:56:36 +0000


I agree,Bruce is a great guy! My Claud Butler Project is a Bruce Robbins frame too---sam lingo S.A.Tex


>From: "Wspokes"


>To:


>Subject: [CR]New arrivals...make things better!!
>Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2004 17:36:17 -0500
>
>Hello all,
>
>My holidays last December went well, I had been negotiating via email with
>some Scotsman trying to get my mitts on a few english and scottish
>framesets. Then January rolled around and I was kicked low. I got called in
>out of the blue to be told that my job was no longer going to be budgeted
>for and I was getting displaced. Well, immediately the thoughts start
>flowing through the mind...no work, how am I gonna pay insurance, cut back
>on excess expense...etc...etc...etc. It was about one week before this time
>the deal was finally sealed for the framesets. Now came the shipping and
>payment. So many thoughts went through my mind like...Great timing Walt! But
>then my girlfriend pulled me aside and said, just calm down, you already
>went through with it...don't worry now. You know the bikes will bring some
>happiness. So I didn't hesitate. Well, now I have a temporary job in the
>float pool...enough time to try and find a permanent one where I work or
>somewhere else. I have about 5 months. Not bad. it helped to hear that
>news...then I got some great work time in the education department that
>helped me show some of my work skills that no one knew existed....making
>myself a little more marketable lately...harder to get rid of.
>
>Then today the box arrived...from Scotland. I went XC skiing as usual when I
>came home then I opened the box. I am so glad the deal went through and
>worked out. I can't thank BRUCE ROBBINS enough from Scotland! I now am a
>proud owner of a very very nice looking Scot! Beautiful bike! And the other
>frameset which Bruce really cut me a unbelievable deal on...is awesome as
>well!!! It is a 50s Dawes club frameset. Very very cool! I have parts
>already all over the basement and have set aside some specific ones for the
>builds and now I can't wait to start assembling...and as much as I love XC
>skiing, I can't wait to try out both these bicycles! Once again, Big Thanks
>to Bruce!!
>
>Walter Skrzypek
>Falls Creek, Pa