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Old 01-06-08, 02:03 AM   #1
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My Caffeine

Taken at the Backbay in Newport Beach today...

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Old 01-06-08, 05:22 AM   #2
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Nice! That's a sweet light too!
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nice setup!
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nice setup!
Thank You! Actually, it's all Factory, I even left the Reflectors on the Wheels but that's because I use the Bike to commute and ride Home in the dark every night.

I've had the Bike a year now and that's only the second time it's been offroad, I'm a Roadie in real life.

I have nothing to contribute to the MTB forums so thanks for not flaming me Guys
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I've had the Bike a year now and that's only the second time it's been offroad,.
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thanks for not flaming me Guys
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bahahaha i could never have a fork with 1 prong. looks way to goofy in my opinion. i like the light and reflectors though
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Oh, I just realized I've been meaning to get another Saddle, this is one area where Cannondale cut corners, but then again, I don't blame them because most riders use their own anyway...

Can you Guys point me to a good MTB Saddle?

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Old 01-06-08, 03:22 PM   #9
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bahahaha i could never have a fork with 1 prong. looks way to goofy in my opinion. i like the light and reflectors though

I love the Light, I was just too lazy to take it off yesterday, you've probably noticed it's the Light & Motion "ARC"....

For commuting there's no way a Motorist could ever say he didn't see me, in fact, I have to point it to the kerb so I don't dazzle oncoming Motorists, but the nicest thing is I can ride my MTB and Roadbike 24 hours a Day, it throws out a fantastic beam and I haven't been able to outrun it at 35 mph yet.

Sure, they're spendy, but with all the extra hours I've been able to ride along with not being hit by a Car it's more than paid for itself
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i haven't seen a better tail light for the road than the one made by DiNotte. you might check it out to add to your light set-up
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it throws out a fantastic beam and I haven't been able to outrun it at 35 mph yet.
Yeah, ya gotta be goin' AT LEAST forty to outrun light.

By the way, sweet bike.
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Old 01-06-08, 08:00 PM   #12
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Yeah, ya gotta be goin' AT LEAST forty to outrun light..

I deserved that
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ha.

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bahahaha i could never have a fork with 1 prong. looks way to goofy in my opinion. i like the light and reflectors though
At least it won't crack his headtube.
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bahahaha i could never have a fork with 1 prong. looks way to goofy in my opinion. i like the light and reflectors though
Did he really just say "prong"?
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bahahaha i could never have a fork with 1 prong. looks way to goofy in my opinion. i like the light and reflectors though
We all know you have good taste in prongs

Especially in choosing the most appropriate set of prongs for a given frame.

NEW FORK NEW FORK yaaayayayayayay!

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Nice piture, nice F29.
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uh

that's kinda what I said. At least it won't crack his headtube.
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I really like your bike, I am in the market for a 29er and have been tempted by the caffeine, just a question though, since you have a lefty fork wouldn't you have better balance up front if you shifted light battery and light to other side of handlebars? I am a mtb newb, just thought might balance lil' better
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I really like your bike, I am in the market for a 29er and have been tempted by the caffeine, just a question though, since you have a lefty fork wouldn't you have better balance up front if you shifted light battery and light to other side of handlebars? I am a mtb newb, just thought might balance lil' better
If you stick your hand out to the side while riding you don't fall over, do you?

The weight is most likely insignificant.
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The idea that a lefty unbalances you in any way is a myth. Remove it from your brain and never let it come back.
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+1

If anything, it corrects the lopsidedness the drivetrain provides.
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If anything, it corrects the lopsidedness the drivetrain provides.
The idea that the drivetrain unbalances you in any way is a myth. Remove it from your brain and never let it come back .
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Very nice!

If you use it for commuting, and rarely offroad, why not some 1.5" slicks of over some 1.95" slicks?
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