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Old 11-06-10, 03:38 PM   #1
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Yard sale find...

Fixik Aliante Sport saddle with titanium rails in royal blue... my son picked it up for $2!!! And gave it to me--he said to put it on my fixie for commuting

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Old 11-06-10, 05:03 PM   #2
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Fixik Aliante Sport saddle with titanium rails in royal blue... my son picked it up for $2!!! And gave it to me--he said to put it on my fixie for commuting

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Well I guess your hind will cover it up

Seriously - good find.
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Old 11-06-10, 06:52 PM   #3
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Fixik Aliante Sport saddle with titanium rails in royal blue... my son picked it up for $2!!! And gave it to me--he said to put it on my fixie for commuting

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I think that beats my $4.50 Brooks B-17. I got the box, too, though.
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Old 11-06-10, 08:56 PM   #4
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I need to start going to yard sales again.
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Old 11-06-10, 09:43 PM   #5
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I ride an Aliente -- albeit I don't know from "sport". I have about 37K on mine. I guess I like it, huh?
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Old 11-06-10, 09:46 PM   #6
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You have a good son.
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Old 11-07-10, 01:11 AM   #7
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You have a good son.
May have but confirm it after the first 50 miler.
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