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Old 07-24-09, 02:20 PM   #1
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Just for fun...

...I made a photo collage of my bikes that I ride:



Of course the track bike is one bike with different bars and wheels. A couple of times this year, including last week, I rode each of them over the course of a week.
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Old 07-24-09, 02:27 PM   #2
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Looks like a very fast collection! My collection is a lot more varied and I don't even have a TT bike, or a real track bike, or a cyclo cross bike . . . have to work on this!

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Nice pic. I like the presentation. Previously, you have posted pics stacked but this way has more impact. I think the coolest looking one is the TT. This week I will have ridden my track bike with drop and aerobars, TT bike and road bike. After riding at the track, my pedal stroke seems smoother and I spin faster when I ride a derailleur bike the next day.
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Old 07-24-09, 05:32 PM   #4
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WOW! Beautiful bikes! Looks like we ride the same size.

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What a collection - I feel so inadequate...
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CLeave, you and Rick should try off-road sometime. Nice bikes, btw.
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Nice fleet, great photos.
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Hi All,

Thanks for the kind words.

Rick, the only reason to own a money-pit like a TT bike is if you like to suffer on various weekends during the year. I call it a money-pit because I am always tweaking it by changing various components. For instance, I just changed the saddle this week.

Hermes, I've been trying to transfer some of what I'm experiencing re: gearing to my road racing. I've been using LOWER gears during my breakaway attempts on Tuesday night races and last week it worked.

Alice, 52 cm c-c?

cyclinfool, it's only misguide spending due to an addiction.

John, I tried mountain biking in the 1980s into the early 1990s. The biggest problem that I had with it was all the driving that I had to do to get to offroad riding. I got rid of my mountain bike and said that I wouldn't buy another until I retired and built our dream house out in the stick.

BengeBoy, I wish that the color balance was more consistent between the shots but that's life.
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Old 07-25-09, 09:56 AM   #9
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The bikes are beautiful and all that, but your garage door alignment is excellent. Exposure compensation could be improved, but perfection can be boring.
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Old 07-25-09, 12:41 PM   #10
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Very nice stable.

I'll post a collage of my bikes, as soon as I wash it and paint the garage door.
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