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Open Bike Night at Toledo shop

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Roy Lee Snow, of North Toledo, right, cleans between the spokes of a bicycle he is helping to restore.

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Shop assistant Alanna Cromley replaces a tube while working on restoring an old bike.

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George VanFleet, of the Old West End, rethreads a shifting cable on a bicycle.

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George VanFleet, of the Old West End, works on a bicycle.

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New spokes are grouped by size on a work station.

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Roy Lee Snow, of North Toledo, center, shines the frame of a bicycle he is helping to restore.

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Stephen Bell, of North Toledo, left, jokes with George VanFleet, of the Old West End, as the pair work on a wheel together.

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Around 300 used bicycles await sale or repair.

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Shop manager Erik Thomas pours heavy duty lubrication into a three speed hub as he works to restore a bicycle.

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