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    Muscle bike design spec robtown's Avatar
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    After roaming the country my frame came home Monday

    And I built her up last night - 20 lbs of red fury. The commute today was nice.

    Korval is Ships
    See my Hyperlite 411 it's the photo model on OutRiderUSA web page

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    So what's it like riding a frame with 10,000 miles on it?

    Glad it arrived safely- and the bill for the extra carriage will follow.
    How long was I in the army? Five foot seven.


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    I've wondered about that frame.

    How's it ride and handle?
    My two favorite things in life are libraries and bicycles. They both move people forward without wasting anything.
    The perfect day: Riding a bike to the library.—Peter Golkin


    Lucky for me, I work at a library and bike to work.

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    Nice............and so............red.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tsl View Post
    I've wondered about that frame.

    How's it ride and handle?
    Quote Originally Posted by stapfam View Post
    So what's it like riding a frame with 10,000 miles on it?

    Glad it arrived safely- and the bill for the extra carriage will follow.
    It's ride was good, kind of like steel. The compact gearing made it spry - it accelerated well under my meager power. The Campy dual pivot breaks work well and the shifting is passable.

    A note on shipping - I ordered the deal of the day from Performance Bicycle yesterday. Its a large size Performance Aluminum MTB frame. I got it for $60 shipped. It arrived today! A coworker is giving me a donor Huffy MTB for parts. I still may need a threaded fork and headset. My son is heading to college in three weeks and I'm concerned his Klein MTB would have a very short half life on campus.
    Korval is Ships
    See my Hyperlite 411 it's the photo model on OutRiderUSA web page

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