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03-22-05, 09:42 PM
Before we get too far into this, have you ridden both? This should be the main
1. Do you think you could ever want to attach a rack?
2. or Fenders for commuting?
If affirmative for either (1) or (2) go Nova.
If the answer is definitely "Never" go 1500.
IMHO, IMHO, IMHO, IMHO, IMHO
03-22-05, 10:02 PM
the nova will open up fireroad rides and mellow singletracks. i'd never give up my cross bike for a pure road bike.
plus the jamis is steel, cool, and not something everyone and their cousin has.