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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 05-30-07, 08:55 PM   #1
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Pimp my MTB

An order from PerformanceBike and some stuff I bought in the Marketplace forum showed up in today's mail. I got a portable pump that straps on my bike, and new head/tail lights that won't fall off like the old cheapo ones, and a little bag that sits in on the bar behind the handlebars. Between those and the U-lock and the bottle cage, I have truly pimped my bike.

The new taillight will also clip onto my guitar gig bag. I also picked up bright orange-yellow glowing sticker things, and there's a computer I need to figure out how to install.

By the end of the season, perhaps I can turn it into an art bike. And at that point it'll be utterly unrideable, but purty.

I'm tired. Must sleep.
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Old 05-31-07, 05:43 AM   #2
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Don't forget the pink tassels for the handlebars and a baseball card clipped to your spokes.
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Old 05-31-07, 06:02 AM   #3
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The only problem with all thi stuff is it's more junk to unclip when I put the bike on the trunk rack every morning. Yeah, I know, deal with it.
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Old 05-31-07, 10:12 AM   #4
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Computer, headlight, rainbow-haired troll doll, mini-pump, tool kit, 2 bottle cages, fenders with extra-long mudflaps, 3 red blinkie lights, seat bag, rear rack, rack trunk, and a bunch of ScotchLite reflecty stickers.

All I'm missing are spinners and ground effect lighting.
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Old 05-31-07, 02:27 PM   #5
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Check out her mascot on the handlebar!


Mine, all pimped out!:


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