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Old 07-27-07, 01:25 PM   #1
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What does the term "FRED KIT" pertain to..?

What does FRED KIT mean?
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Old 07-27-07, 01:34 PM   #2
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Ill start ... Baggy shorts on a bike with drops.
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Typical MTB kit when worn while riding a road bike.
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That's what I wear commuting!
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And here I thought it was the trunk full of wardrobe and make-up stuff for John Goodman while they were making the Flintstones movie . . . .
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That's what I wear commuting!
+1, I typically commute in alert shirt and baggy bike shorts (on a road bike).
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Go buy a recumbent, the kit is included, or should be. Cut off jean shorts, thread bare t shirt and sandals.
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Time to go put the Fred kit on and get outta here.
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Jeans with rolled up pant leg on chain side, long white socks pulled up.
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Hey I'm wearing my Fred kit now. Always do when commuting.
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Jeans with rolled up pant leg on chain side, long white socks pulled up.
You are mistaking hip with fred.
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Okay, so if you are not wearing Roadie Kit you are essentially in FRED KIT.
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So what do they call it when I wear my road gear on the MTB?
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There is no way I am going to wear tight lycra shorts, even if I get a road bike someday.

My Fredulously oversized tool kit would scare people!
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My Fredulously oversized tool kit would scare people!
That is what seat bags are for, or jersey pockets!
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Old 07-27-07, 03:44 PM   #19
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You are mistaking hip with fred.
Ohhhh no, I think you misunderstand. "hip" is definitely Fred. It is the high goddess of Fred.
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Fluorescent pant cuff band.
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Fluorescent pant cuff band.
If only I still had flourescent pants.
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Old 07-27-07, 08:44 PM   #23
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Do they really sell fluorescent pants?
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I had some dang bright parachute pants back in the 80's. And some purple Z Cavarichis that buttoned at the cuffs. Think MC Hammer slept with Flock of Seagulls and you got Jsharr in the 80's!
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