il padrone wrote:Coolabah wrote:il padrone wrote:I've been looking for some components at my LBS (a very good one BTW) and he has checked prices for me on-line, from his distributors and then come to the conclusion that I would be better hunting for the item on the net myself. This is a store giving good, unbiased buying advice, the height of service.
yep. Be careful what you ask for....
... as you will surely get it !!
Cheap prices online !! (yay !!)
quick delivery from online shop (yay !!)
my bike is broken , oh good I'll head on down to my local bike shop...
... oh , wait there are no longer any bike shops in Australia as they could not compete with the online shops ???
(yay !!) .... wait ... hang on a minute .... WT? ????
Drama queen !!
My LBS is a small store, owned by one local bloke. He doesn't have many people perusing the bikes as a rule, but he typically has 2-4 mechanics on deck.
Sugar, just who are you calling a drama ?