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    Decent pic of my new frame

    www.ruedatroical.com

    Should show up one of these days.
    Mike says it looks nice in sunlight.
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    bad link?
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    Quote Originally Posted by BluesDawg View Post
    bad link?
    Same for me.

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    Is it on here?

    http://ruedatropical.com/
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    Sorry,
    I am in a hotel and had to copy the link
    manually.

    Garilia has the link, just scroll down a bit.
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    Is it this?

    Aní though the rules of the road have been lodged
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    Wow. I've always had a thing for copper. That's nice.

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    I liked the frame bag from the link. I am thinking about commuting. I take two laptops to work. I have a backpack, but the frame bag would be more comfortable.

    I downloaded the catalog. Love the single/duo and also the 14 speed hub. Maybe I should get fenders for my hybrid rather than buying one of these for commuting.

    I didn't see prices in the catalog but believe they will be ultra expensive giving me reason to stick with my hybrid for commuting.

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    nice frames ... didn't see a price on his website

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    Quote Originally Posted by metalheart44 View Post
    nice frames ... didn't see a price on his website
    If you have to ask............................

    Fenders for current bike would be more cost-effective.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JanMM View Post
    Fenders for current bike would be more cost-effective.
    For Sure

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    I was looking at this again today, and a couple of new blog posts are up.

    Terraferma has a new website

    http://www.terrafermacycles.com/

    and this post:

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    Quote Originally Posted by metalheart44 View Post
    He looks like Van Morrison, but seems nicer.
    Aní though the rules of the road have been lodged
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    Yeah, it's the copper frame.

    Some guys buy a Harley or rv when they retire, I got that.

    I'll be home in a couple days and see if it has arrived.
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    Quote Originally Posted by late View Post
    Yeah, it's the copper frame.

    Some guys buy a Harley or rv when they retire, I got that.

    I'll be home in a couple days and see if it has arrived.
    I had a feeling. Sharp looking frame. What kind of bike are you gonna build?
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    Those chainstays are interesting.
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    Quote Originally Posted by alanknm View Post
    Those chainstays are interesting.
    Yup, but that's not the frame he's getting. He's getting the copper colored TerraFerma one shown in post 6
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    oooh... a steel frame... boy that brings back memories.
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    Quote Originally Posted by late View Post
    Sorry,
    I am in a hotel and had to copy the link
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    Garilia has the link, just scroll down a bit.
    by the way, +1 for seeing it as Garilia and not Garilla.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Garilia View Post
    I had a feeling. Sharp looking frame. What kind of bike are you gonna build?
    It's a 650b randonneur frame, but since I don't use bar bags or front racks, the front wheel isn't kicked out as
    far. Tires are Grand Bois 40c, my wife already has a 650b with grand Bois tires. Smooth.

    Ultegra 9 brifters, XT rear der, rando handlebars. Just a nice bike for long rides.

    I dropped it off at the bike shop today.

    The frame was roughly $2500, I try to avoid thinking about how much this costs.
    Last edited by late; 03-09-11 at 12:55 PM.
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