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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 05-13-08, 06:35 PM   #1
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Lights

Once again I've hemmed and hawwed. i've got a set that takes I think 8 rechargables. Useless.

Adding to my upgrade although NOT to my FX is a set of rechargable LED Lights to the tune of $215.

I'm not putting them on my FX because I usually don't ride that rig at night.

I'm gonna put the high priced lights on the 4300! That's what I'll ride at night. The roads here suck! I'm not gonna ride my FX on crappy roads AND especially at night.

Summer's coming....hot and humid. 4300 + lights +potholes.

Oh did I forget, deer, possum, racoon etc...etc........
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Old 05-13-08, 08:01 PM   #2
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I have a Blackburn X4 that I use that is nice and works great on my bikes, CAAD9 or Trek 7300. Plenty bright and last 3 to 10 hrs per charge and charge in full in about 2.5 to 3 hrs when drained.
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Old 05-13-08, 08:16 PM   #3
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Have you tried WhaleOil?

http://cgi.ebay.com/antique-bicycle-...QQcmdZViewItem
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