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Old 11-21-04, 02:32 PM   #1
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Need input on a recumbent for a clydesdale female

My wife weighs around 380 lbs. She wants to go bicycling with me and is very interested in a recumbent bicycle. Does anything like this exist? I know I'm probably looking at a cromoly frame and tandem wheels. What is available and are any pink?
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Old 11-21-04, 03:28 PM   #2
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I know burley's ahve a weight limit of 275. there may be a couple that don't though.
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Old 11-21-04, 03:32 PM   #3
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Barcroft will do pink and fades, beatiful paint jobs. Don't know about weight though,
but they are a monotube, hence likely to be stronger. Steve
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Old 11-21-04, 03:48 PM   #4
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You may want to look at a trike... I know that the folks at ICE ( have built machines that could handle that kind of weight
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Old 11-21-04, 07:18 PM   #5
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if you go to click on the gallery for pics on the left side of their home page,then scroll down to the bottom of the page you will see a ez3 usx loaded with accessories and extra baggage

happy trails and good luck dodging the squirrels
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