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Old 07-07-08, 01:12 PM   #1
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The future of fgfs bikes?

The Trek soho s. This is what I think fgfs bikes will evolve into if it takes off.


What do you guys think?
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Old 07-07-08, 01:14 PM   #2
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I think rich girls at art school ride them already.

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Old 07-07-08, 01:27 PM   #3
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Risers with a positive rise stem way too wide, brakes, chain guard... Where's the top tube pad?

Trek Sucks!
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Old 07-07-08, 01:29 PM   #4
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you mean it didnt take off already?
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Old 07-07-08, 01:43 PM   #5
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just build your own conversion and not worry about the masses.
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Old 07-07-08, 01:51 PM   #6
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meh. looks like every pos ss urban bike that's come out from the major manufacturers as of late.
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Old 07-07-08, 02:33 PM   #7
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Risers with a positive rise stem way too wide, brakes, chain guard... Where's the top tube pad?

Trek Sucks!
Considering it comes with a ss freewheel, it seems a bit odd to harsh on Trek's decision to include brakes.
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Old 07-07-08, 02:35 PM   #8
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you know, it's a pretty damn good bike for ss townie bikes, which are all that most ss people are turning their bikes into anyways.

and i would get a ***** if i as a rich art **** on one. i'm sure there are plenty.
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Old 07-07-08, 02:38 PM   #9
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i'm way more into art ***** who ride colorful fixed track bikes w/ no brakes
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Old 07-07-08, 02:40 PM   #10
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Risers with a positive rise stem way too wide, brakes, chain guard... Where's the top tube pad?

Trek Sucks!
ive never heard someone complain about risers with a positive stem. i understand bashing on risers with a negative stem ("why not just use a regular stem with flat bars"), but risers with a positive stem seems perfectly logical to me.
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Old 07-07-08, 03:25 PM   #11
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I don't hate it. If it gets me to work, and back with money left over for my race bike/race fees... I'm all for it.

I'm sure with gas prices steadily going through the roof we'll be seeing a lot more hybrid/urban style bikes. I'll take that over SUVs any day of the week.

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fgfs? you mean fgsfds?!





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You had me at *****.
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Old 07-07-08, 03:40 PM   #14
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risers with a positive stem seems perfectly logical to me.
Exactly. Logic has no place on a fg.
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i have this bike and love it, already put over 500 miles on it in under a month. saw another guy on one this morning. haven't seen any art ***** on one yet... and i luv me some art *****.
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i have this bike and love it, already put over 500 miles on it in under a month. saw another guy on one this morning. haven't seen any art ***** on one yet... and i luv me some art *****.
its cuz of that bike you're riding... they hide.
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Old 07-07-08, 04:25 PM   #17
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I think rich ***** at art school ride them already.


wanna introduce me?
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Old 07-07-08, 04:59 PM   #18
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they typically dont like being called *****



several dont like being called chicks either, but i was surprised that people had that few things in their lives to worry about
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Old 07-07-08, 05:10 PM   #19
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they typically dont like being called *****



several dont like being called chicks either, but i was surprised that people had that few things in their lives to worry about
I believe the correct term is "Womyn with a Y in place of the E"

It looks funny when you write it down but this is what you're supposed to say when you say it out loud so people don't think you're spelling it the wrong way in your head.

Although, thinking about it now, I don't know what the singular of womyn is... Womu.. Womi.. Wumai... Argh! Curse this caveman mind of mine! Why was I born into this sweaty disgusting body with it's under-developed Neanderthal pea-brain?! Why Goddess, why?!!!!
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Old 07-07-08, 05:31 PM   #20
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I like to spell "man" or "men" with a y to completely negate the "womyn" thing.
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Mark my words. The next fad's gonna be commuting with 8" of travel and full body armor.
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Old 07-07-08, 07:07 PM   #22
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What do you guys think?
I think that's a nice bike. Looks comfortable, practical.
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Old 07-07-08, 07:18 PM   #23
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Mark my words. The next fad's gonna be commuting with 8" of travel and full body armor.
Like this, sorta?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=DbXYQaSQifQ
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Delivering packages in full body armor on a bike at 80mph, that's badass.

But needs more suspension...
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this is what they'll look like when Target finds out what a fixed gear is.
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