Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Dortmund, Germany
Bikes: Red Bull Activa, Rose Pro Cross 3000 Randonneur
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Originally Posted by Juha
I've done a bit of shopping at Rose webshop myself. It's addictive.
Erwin Rose, the owner, helped me in 1992, when I decided to make advertising photographs of bike components for my design diploma.
He simply gave me a complete Dura Ace group and said: Bring it back when you have finished.
In April I drove to Rose, just to look. Not to buy or order. The employee in the shop said only: "Well, everybody coming in says so." and smiled.
I had a look on the actual Activa 1 (2010), which I did not really like because of the fat head tube. Another guy came shoving another Activa looking better anyhow, so I asked "What is this one?"
It was the 2009 model, 20% discount on the prize of the frame. I rode 20 meters and "snapped into place" on the bike. After checking the space between the heels of my clickpedal shoes and my panniers I ordered...
Great service, great bike. Much fun to ride.