Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Rear Rack

  1. #1
    Newbie
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    2
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rear Rack

    Does anyone know of a rear rack model that comes in white?

  2. #2
    Every day a winding road spinnaker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
    My Bikes
    2005 Cannondale SR500, 2008 Trek 7.3 FX, Jamis Aurora
    Posts
    4,301
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    1. Buy rack of your choice.
    2. Buy 1 can white spray paint.
    3. Paint the rack.


    Problem solved.

    It always makes me wonder why anyone cares about the color of accessories.
    "The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it."

    Albert Einstein

  3. #3
    Senior Member wahoonc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    On the road-USA
    My Bikes
    Giant Excursion, Raleigh Sports, Raleigh R.S.W. Compact, Motobecane? and about 20 more! OMG
    Posts
    16,188
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by dyaygo View Post
    Does anyone know of a rear rack model that comes in white?
    Nope...but mill finish aluminum is a near miss. If you really, absolutely must have white, power coating and painting are a couple of options.

    Aaron
    Webshots is bailing out, if you find any of my posts with corrupt picture files and want to see them corrected please let me know. :(

    ISO: A late 1980's Giant Iguana MTB frameset (or complete bike) 23" Red with yellow graphics.

    "Cycling should be a way of life, not a hobby.
    RIDE, YOU FOOL, RIDE!"
    _Nicodemus

    "Steel: nearly a thousand years of metallurgical development
    Aluminum: barely a hundred
    Which one would you rather have under your butt at 30mph?"
    _krazygluon

  4. #4
    Senior Member axelfox's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    488
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I have a white one. It's and old Blackburn MTN Rack.

  5. #5
    Humvee of bikes =Worksman Nightshade's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Posts
    5,259
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by spinnaker View Post
    1. Buy rack of your choice.
    2. Buy 1 can white spray paint.
    3. Paint the rack.


    Problem solved.

    (Removed unkind comment.)
    While we don't know your age we have offered the best solution.
    My preferred bicycle brand is.......WORKSMAN CYCLES
    I dislike clipless pedals on any city bike since I feel they are unsafe.

    Originally Posted by krazygluon
    Steel: nearly a thousand years of metallurgical development
    Aluminum: barely a hundred, which one would you rather have under your butt at 30mph?

  6. #6
    Senior Member wahoonc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    On the road-USA
    My Bikes
    Giant Excursion, Raleigh Sports, Raleigh R.S.W. Compact, Motobecane? and about 20 more! OMG
    Posts
    16,188
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by axelfox View Post
    I have a white one. It's and old Blackburn MTN Rack.
    Forgot about those, but if they look anything like my yellow one from the late 80's it is pretty rough unless you can find NOS.

    Aaron
    Webshots is bailing out, if you find any of my posts with corrupt picture files and want to see them corrected please let me know. :(

    ISO: A late 1980's Giant Iguana MTB frameset (or complete bike) 23" Red with yellow graphics.

    "Cycling should be a way of life, not a hobby.
    RIDE, YOU FOOL, RIDE!"
    _Nicodemus

    "Steel: nearly a thousand years of metallurgical development
    Aluminum: barely a hundred
    Which one would you rather have under your butt at 30mph?"
    _krazygluon

  7. #7
    Every day a winding road spinnaker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Pittsburgh, PA
    My Bikes
    2005 Cannondale SR500, 2008 Trek 7.3 FX, Jamis Aurora
    Posts
    4,301
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Nightshade View Post
    While we don't know your age we have offered the best solution.
    I assume you did not mean to quote my post? The OP made a childish statement?
    "The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it."

    Albert Einstein

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •