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Old 03-09-09, 02:53 PM   #1
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COMING THROUGH !!! Ding! Ding!

White bikes beware!
Blue bikes move aside!
Here comes my bride on her hot new ride!
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Old 03-09-09, 03:15 PM   #2
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She needs to watch out for the police, they are attracted to nice red rides.
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Old 03-09-09, 03:38 PM   #3
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Typical stoker- Had enough of not being in control.
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Wowzers, that's a nice bike. I'm recumbent ignorant so please don't spare the details - make, model etc.

Mrs. Cranky is ridin' in style.
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WooHoo! Should be lots of good miles on that bike.
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I like those new X-frame Suns. Much nicer looking bikes than their old models. Comfortable riding too.
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And how can you afford to buy a bike when your windows are in such need of new paint?
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And how can you afford to buy a bike when your windows are in such need of new paint?
Quite obviously a matter of having his priorities straight.
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Wowzers, that's a nice bike. I'm recumbent ignorant so please don't spare the details - make, model etc.

Mrs. Cranky is ridin' in style.
Thank You. Here are the specs. http://www.sunbicycles.com/sun/index.html (listed under new products).

This bike fit her needs for a low step-over frame and low BB height. The bike allows her to plant her feet at stops which not all the 'bents do (she's only 5'3").

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And how can you afford to buy a bike when your windows are in such need of new paint?
All the money I save on sensless things like "Home Maintainance" goes into the bike fund.
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Thank You. Here are the specs. http://www.sunbicycles.com/sun/index.html (listed under new products).

This bike fit her needs for a low step-over frame and low BB height. The bike allows her to plant her feet at stops which not all the 'bents do (she's only 5'3").



All the money I save on sensless things like "Home Maintainance" goes into the bike fund.
Is Easy Racers going to make a Titanium version? In which case the bike fund is even more a priority.
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Is Easy Racers going to make a Titanium version? In which case the bike fund is even more a priority.
That would be the Ti Rush @ $5900

http://www.easyracers.com/03-ti_rush.htm
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Mrs. Cranky done good! A very stylish ride.

You are a fortunate man. My better half doesn't have the least bit of interest in 2-wheeled pursuits at this point.

Congratulations to Mrs. Cranky!
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Old 03-09-09, 08:50 PM   #13
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My LBS has exactly the same bike out on the floor right now.
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I rented one of the new X-3 trikes and rode it on the Root River Trail in Minnesota last September. That was fun. If I could sneak one into my garage undetected by Goldberry, I'd do it.
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He just has his priorities right!
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Old 03-10-09, 06:18 AM   #16
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Mrs. Cranky done good! A very stylish ride.

You are a fortunate man. My better half doesn't have the least bit of interest in 2-wheeled pursuits at this point.

Congratulations to Mrs. Cranky!
Yes, yes I am.
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Nice!

What is it?
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All I can think is that it's got the "X" factor going for it.
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Old 03-10-09, 05:10 PM   #19
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Nice!

What is it?

Why it's a bicycle, of course!

Sorry TWL but I couldn't resist.

It's a Sun X-1, 16/20, steel frame, ...new model as of late last year I believe.
It's the first one we've seen and it totally blew us away. It fits my 5'3" wife to a "T".
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Very nice looking bent.
Also looks like you hijacked the cable box.
More cost savings measures for bike accessories??
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Very interesting 'bent. Happy riding!
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Very nice looking bent.
Also looks like you hijacked the cable box.
More cost savings measures for bike accessories??
Busted!
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Mrs. Cranky has excellent taste in bikes
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Very nice ride. I was considering one of those when looking at the EZ-1 or Cycle Genius Sparrow. They didn't have one in stock, but had the X-2 aluminum. If the X-1 rolls as easy as the X-2, you're going to have trouble keeping up with your wife.
I like these handlebar mirrors.

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