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Old 06-23-08, 08:14 AM   #1
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Geek at the beach

Or should I say Fred?

(yeah, that's my bike rental for the week.. even mounted my Edge 305)



Didn't think to bring any tools. The seat tilts down and is uncomfortable. I hold the bars on the narrow straight edge near the stem. With a few tools I'd fix the seat and flip the bars and have semi drops on it.

Ah, what a life!
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Old 06-23-08, 09:39 AM   #2
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Put a big wicker basket on it and it looks like my wife's Jamis Earth Cruiser. She puts miles on it.
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I would also go for with a cup holder for the brew. enjoy your stay!
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Old 06-23-08, 10:22 AM   #4
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The Garmin should make up for the other low-tech features on this bike

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pop by the rental office and see if they can adjust the seat for you.
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Old 06-23-08, 01:24 PM   #6
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pop by the rental office and see if they can adjust the seat for you.
I probably will at some point. They don't open until 1000 and I like to ride early in the morning before the heat gets up too much. The shop is about 5.5 miles up the road.

I should've brought my spare saddle to put on it for the week.

Better yet... a hitch on the car so I could bring my spare bike... except I'm not crazy about having it in this salt air environment.
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That bike lacks something so I hope you are wearing thick soled shoes for when you want to stop for coffee
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What's the cable for? Nobody wants that bike (my applogies to all who own one of course).

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Streamers for the handlebars. That's what it needs. Would go well with the wicker basket suggestion above. But that would make the Garmin look out of place, don't ya think?

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What's the cable for? Nobody wants that bike (my applogies to all who own one of course).

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The cable keeps the honest people from borrowing the bike.
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I hate coaster brakes. I don't think they're safe.
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It's flat here. And they beat no brakes at all. (don't ask me how I know)
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