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Old 11-17-10, 07:32 AM   #1676
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Nice bike, I need that cup holder ^^^ Guess I'll go to Target!!!lol
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Old 11-17-10, 11:34 AM   #1677
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Nice bike, I epecially like the fenders, did they come with the bike. Here is my new Diamondback. I want to add fenders and lights as soon as I figure out which ones I want.


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Old 11-17-10, 05:26 PM   #1678
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I need a cup holder! I had a trip to Target on my to do list anyway. I hear they have a lot of nice bike stuff for cheap.

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Old 11-17-10, 07:51 PM   #1679
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Yes, the Urban-X comes with fenders, rack, chain guard ring, Brooks knock off seat (not leather), CroMo frame, machined rims, etc. It's the best deal I have come across for a commuter bike.

The cup holder.. got it at Targed for very little $ This morning I was rushing to get to work and going down a street that I thought I was familiar with all the bumps on. It was really sunny at 8 AM and I had forgotten to bring my RX sunglasses home from work so was wearing clear RX glasses and having a hard time seeing. I hit a big patched spot at about 30mph and it gave me a big jolt, enough to throw my beloved oxo thermos completely out of the cup holder and clanging down the street. I stopped and went back and retrieved it to find only some scratches to the stainless steel and some abrasions to the black plastic top where you drink. At work I was able to sand down the rough plastic scars and it was fine.
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Old 11-18-10, 06:47 PM   #1680
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Old 11-18-10, 09:59 PM   #1681
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These are all really good looking bikes, enjoying seeing what everyone has and any comments about them.
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Old 11-19-10, 05:01 AM   #1682
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I bought an insulated coffee mug from REI . The following morning I filled it with coffee and put it in my waterbottle cage. It fell out on a steep bumpy downhill and was ruined.
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Old 11-19-10, 05:42 AM   #1683
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I bought an insulated coffee mug from REI . The following morning I filled it with coffee and put it in my waterbottle cage. It fell out on a steep bumpy downhill and was ruined.
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Old 11-19-10, 06:21 PM   #1684
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It happened a while ago. I was just relating to Doane's tale of dropped coffee mug.

I have a problem with throwing stuff out and that broken mug was around here for a while, but it seems I did throw it away.

It would still hold coffee, but the outer part was busted, a rubber O-ring protuded from the wound. I threw it away because I have other plastic coffee mugs with lids. The insulation (trapped air or perhaps a vacuum) ruined, it was ugly and the inner part held less coffee than an uninsulated mug with the same exterior dimensions.
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Old 11-19-10, 11:14 PM   #1685
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Banged up but hot and doesn't leak.

Hmmm... that sounds odd.. anyway.. Not to bad for bouncing down a paved street from about 30 mph! I sanded down the rough spots on the plastic and have been using it for several days.. still doesn't loose one drop when clicked close.
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Old 11-21-10, 08:03 PM   #1686
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This is what I have been riding this year. I am hoping to move to a cyclo-cross sometime in the next year or so. But this Trek has been very good to me so far..
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Old 11-22-10, 10:02 AM   #1687
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This is mine on a ride a couple of months ago with The Historian. Currently, its being gutted and parts are going to be used on my Raleigh Kodiak. I love the fit, but it really is a harsh ride.

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Old 11-22-10, 11:14 PM   #1688
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My first Hybrid !

199.00 dollars at Target. Only have a video..
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..[IMG][/IMG] You have to LOVE bking ! Richard
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Old 11-23-10, 12:10 AM   #1689
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Big Box Store Bikes, ( can still be FUN and fast )..
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...Just putting a plug in for Schwinn...( Laugh ) Richard !
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This is what I have been riding this year. I am hoping to move to a cyclo-cross sometime in the next year or so. But this Trek has been very good to me so far..
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Old 11-24-10, 05:37 PM   #1691
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Trek Muti-Track 750

Needs correct front wheel, but rides great ! [IMG][/IMG], Richard
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Old 11-24-10, 10:04 PM   #1692
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Nice build!
I too am a fan of the "trekking bar", it just works so well for road riding! Jmho, Ymmv.
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Ahhhhhhhhhhh, my eyes my eyes.No, just joking. You're one of the most enthusiastic riders on here. Good on ya. d(^.^)
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Here is mine that I just got..... It's a Marin Kentfield FS. I'll have to get all the goodies to put on it like a rack, and trunk and maybey some panniers. I don't know much about hybrids, but it seems to ride really nice. I'll have to get some better pics when it's in it's element.

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Thanks, and to be honest, I ride more than I ( POST ) ..Richard : )
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broken linkDaughters new bike, Specialized Hotrock 24" 21 speed, she is in love ! [/IMG]

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Old 11-29-10, 04:33 AM   #1698
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Didn't look at all 68 pages but didn't see another Bianchi.

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