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Old 06-18-10, 08:40 PM   #1
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80's KHS Turbo John Howard

http://slo.craigslist.org/bik/1799332033.html

Looks reasonably well sorted to me, and it's my impression that suntour cyclone is a fairly decent group. Worth $160?
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Old 06-18-10, 08:53 PM   #2
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It should not last long. Hard to find small size, pretty nice bike. Yes, the Cyclone is pretty decent, and the Tange Infinity frame is more than decent. A little dirty, but a lot of bike for the money.
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It should not last long. Hard to find small size, pretty nice bike. Yes, the Cyclone is pretty decent, and the Tange Infinity frame is more than decent. A little dirty, but a lot of bike for the money.
Excellent. Thank you very much! Just to confirm, 52cm should be good for a 5'6'' woman with legs on the short side, right?
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You decide. Note, I am 5-11 with really short legs, I usually ride a 56, a 58 is too big for me. My regular ride is a 55. I have long arms and torso, so I also use a long stem.



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another bike is the last thing I need but if that was my size and close I would have a hard time saying no. not that a KHS is anything special to me it just looks like a cool bike and that Infinity frame should ride great.
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Picked it up this morning. It's a nice bike and my girlfriend loves it!
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Picked it up this morning. It's a nice bike and my girlfriend loves it!
Should clean up very, very well. Nice grab.
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Thanks for the chart link! I had it bookmarked, but the link broke. How did you find it? (Or maybe it's saved in several locations?)
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Thanks for the chart link! I had it bookmarked, but the link broke. How did you find it? (Or maybe it's saved in several locations?)
Someone else posted it about a year ago, and I saved it to one of my flickr accounts. I use it a lot. Its a great starting point on vintage sizing IMHO.
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