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  1. jlevers liked gumbellion's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    There has been a lot of valuable info provided in here Like many in here i usually do one bike each winter and sell it for a slight...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 8:10 PM
  2. jlevers liked Dusty Pipes's post in the thread Photobucket Fixer -- see all Photobucket images again!.

    Thank you . You restored most of the internet for me. :clap

    Jan 18, 2018 at 8:02 PM
  3. jlevers liked tntmo's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    I will also chime in that the paperwork side of it can ruin the deal. I can neither confirm nor deny getting bikes and not transferring...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 1:15 PM
  4. jlevers replied to the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    Damn, that's awesome. Sounds like a lot of fun, too...I think @flei may be right about cheap bikes out here, but at the moment, I don't...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 7:00 PM
  5. jlevers liked tntmo's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    I always try to buy/sell cheap bikes thinking they are good for beginners, but they are more difficult to sell than mid priced bikes.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:53 PM
  6. jlevers liked flei's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    I grew up in So. Cal, and I think things might be better there for flipping. i'm not sure there's at all as much of a market for cheap...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:53 PM
  7. jlevers liked benjbeiler's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    Exactly what I have done for the last 10 years...I've made enough to pay all bike related stuff, and still come away with a little...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 8:12 AM
  8. jlevers replied to the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    I'm not really factoring labor into the cost equation, because I enjoy it.

    Jan 13, 2018 at 5:08 PM
  9. jlevers liked spokester's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    I never made any money reselling any bike I ever fixed up. The labor alone would be prohibitive.

    Jan 13, 2018 at 5:07 PM
  10. jlevers liked sparkingdogg's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    :wave

    Jan 12, 2018
  11. jlevers liked bpw's post in the thread Flipping bikes, primarily for fun.

    No much profit it cheap bikes, cause when you are done they are still cheap bikes. The cost of a set of tires (or something similar) is...

    Jan 12, 2018