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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 10-27-07, 10:44 AM   #1
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Mazama Shop Drawings

Well, the long-overdue drawings have arrived for my Mazama "680MM X 650MM". How does these numbers compare to what you are riding?

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Well, my Allez is 580X585.
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Old 10-27-07, 12:10 PM   #3
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Well, my Allez is 580X585.
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I thought you back out of this cause it was not going to be bigger than what your were riding now?
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Yep, it isn't too terribly often I feel tiny
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I thought you back out of this cause it was not going to be bigger than what your were riding now?
Well, I spoke to the owner for about 30 minutes and I asked them to redesign it. The bike is now 2 inches taller and 2 inches longer. Will that make much of a difference?
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I would think so, did he compare it to what you are riding now?
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I would think so, did he compare it to what you are riding now?
Yep, did it all; I was professionally fit by Chainwheel Drive in Tampa, Co-Mo reviewed photos of me and my current bike and we had a lengthy discussion about how I ride and what I wanted out of this bike. Apparently they have also built customs for some of the Orlando Magic and Portland Trailblazer "Clydes".


Any more feedback would be appreciated before I pull the $3,000 trigger...
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Yep, did it all; I was professionally fit by Chainwheel Drive in Tampa, Co-Mo reviewed photos of me and my current bike and we had a lengthy discussion about how I ride and what I wanted out of this bike. Apparently they have also built customs for some of the Orlando Magic and Portland Trailblazer "Clydes".


Any more feedback would be appreciated before I pull the $3,000 trigger...
Personally, I think you'll wonder why you were worried about it once you start riding it.
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(51) Wanted to post here in this thread. My Serotta is 70cm C-T-C seat tube, 57cm C-T-c top tube. I'm 6'9" with a 41-42 inseam, short torso. I used to use a 120 stem. Anything longer and i would be reaching too far forward and get neck pain. I have since used a quill adaptor and a 130 rise stem. Much more comfy.
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