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Forum: Folding Bikes 09-23-10, 02:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 767
Posted By keithnyc
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-30-10, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,702
Posted By keithnyc
Wow, this brings back memories........

I haven't posted in quite some time, but my cobalt blue 2006 Speed D7 is STILL going strong. It survived three NYC winters (although I never took it out in the snow). I see that the new Speeds ('09...
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-12-08, 10:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,832
Posted By keithnyc
:thumb: EXACTLY what I was thinking. Or...

:thumb:

EXACTLY what I was thinking. Or what about the little money burners that are cr*pping and spitting up in the cart while the oblivious owners are chatting away......:innocent:
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-12-08, 10:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,282
Posted By keithnyc
I have the D7 and for me, rolling it for any...

I have the D7 and for me, rolling it for any length of time (more than two minutes) is a hassle. I fold and bungee it and carry it. No big deal. If carrying is out of the question, what may be more...
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-12-08, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By keithnyc
chagzuki- That looks like one of the parts...

chagzuki-

That looks like one of the parts on my Dahon Speed folder. If you post this question at the www.dahon.com site, one of those folks will definitely get back to you with the name.
Forum: Folding Bikes 04-24-08, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By keithnyc
Fit in an overhead??!!!????!??!?!

You have GOT to be kidding!:eek: I can't even fit my small "carryon" in most overheads anymore :rolleyes: ;)

Please, I get so frustrated watching those passengers holding up the flight because...
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-17-07, 11:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,113
Posted By keithnyc
:) These posts are hilarious...I mean, not...

:)

These posts are hilarious...I mean, not the incidents themselves, just the different turns they're taking (to which I'm contributing...)......thanks for making my Monday a bit more bearable.....
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-13-07, 01:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,113
Posted By keithnyc
It sounds like this forum needs an ignorant...

It sounds like this forum needs an ignorant function as well. C'mon, can't we try to keep off the non-folding bike politics (or those somewhat passive-aggressive political-spin missives that started...
Forum: Northeast 11-29-07, 01:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By keithnyc
Ahhhhh, Excellent, Sukram.....excellent......;)

Ahhhhh, Excellent, Sukram.....excellent......;)
Forum: Northeast 11-28-07, 11:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 920
Posted By keithnyc
Rob- Don't get me wrong...I do see where you're...

Rob-
Don't get me wrong...I do see where you're coming from, however the City really needs to work harder at supporting cyclists, which includes building safer bike paths and clearly defining (for...
Forum: Folding Bikes 11-27-07, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,022
Posted By keithnyc
You may want to also run your question by...

You may want to also run your question by Brakemeister at
http://www.thorusa.com/

He seems to be an upstanding member in a lot of the bike forums, lots of members swear by him (I do, he gave me...
Forum: Folding Bikes 11-15-07, 12:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,231
Posted By keithnyc
Thor..I tend to agree with your assessment as...

Thor..I tend to agree with your assessment as well (btw, thanks for the followup on the other issue I noted on the Dahon boards....this sounds like the seat post that keeps sliding down...
Forum: Folding Bikes 10-19-07, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By keithnyc
Perfect...thanks so much 4cmd3

;)


Exactly what I needed.....have a great weekend and thanks again.
Forum: Folding Bikes 10-18-07, 06:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By keithnyc
brakemeister- I may have asked you this before...

brakemeister- I may have asked you this before (so I apologize), but how much would it cost for me to convert the fixed handlebar shaft on my '06 D7 to the adjustable version on the '07? Basically,...
Forum: Northeast 10-16-07, 11:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 570
Posted By keithnyc
ivoss- Sorry, my bad..I meant "specialized" not...

ivoss-
Sorry, my bad..I meant "specialized" not performance. Thanks. when I was there, they had the Dahon Speed D7 on display and for sale, and they said they were also an authorized retailer for...
Forum: Northeast 10-15-07, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 479
Posted By keithnyc
sdw- If your bike was illegally locked to...

sdw-
If your bike was illegally locked to someone's scaffolding, it may have been impounded by the Police Dpt. or it may have been cut by the contractors who are using the scaffolding. Check with...
Forum: Northeast 10-15-07, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 479
Posted By keithnyc
sdw- Same questions as abovem, but Ialso "how...

sdw-
Same questions as abovem, but Ialso "how long was it locked up"?. By the way, check to see if your homeowners, condo owners, renters insurance cover this.....my Allstate insurance does....
Forum: Northeast 10-15-07, 10:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 570
Posted By keithnyc
Scoey- If you happen to read this, try Toga...

Scoey-
If you happen to read this, try Toga Bikes on the Upper East Side on First Ave at 63rd st. Great guys, lots of stuff (mainly Performance, but does stock other brands, including folders...)
Forum: Folding Bikes 10-11-07, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By keithnyc
duke- i was where you were last year....it was...

duke-
i was where you were last year....it was a toss-up between the Dahon 26' Espresso and the D7, but when I realized how well the 20" wheel base rode, I ended up getting the Dahon Speed D7 (the...
Forum: Folding Bikes 10-09-07, 06:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 571
Posted By keithnyc
Wow, that was a great deal...I ended up getting...

Wow, that was a great deal...I ended up getting the '06 model (nicer color, but non adjustable fixed handlebar height) for $299, shipping and tax
Forum: Folding Bikes 09-05-07, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By keithnyc
Yamcha- Like wrafl, I got my speed d7 from...

Yamcha-
Like wrafl, I got my speed d7 from www.brandscycle.com in March (the cobalt blue '06 model for $290, which included tax and next day shipping). To be honest, I didn't compare it to the...
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-30-07, 06:17 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,699
Posted By keithnyc
I had the same dilemna.....IMHO, the 16" was too...

I had the same dilemna.....IMHO, the 16" was too small for everday riding, and the 26" was a bit too large for packiing on the train and bus. The 20" was perfect. For me, it rode very close to a...
Forum: Northeast 08-16-07, 06:44 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 22,366
Posted By keithnyc
:p It's probably more New Yawk City than...

:p It's probably more New Yawk City than Manhattan now..... ;)
Welcome
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-16-07, 06:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,171
Posted By keithnyc
devd- I was in your position last March. I'm...

devd-
I was in your position last March. I'm 5' 11", I live in NYC, my commute/riding is 10-20 miles per week. I ended up buying the Dahon Speed D7 for a few reasons. I want to store it away in my...
Forum: Folding Bikes 08-09-07, 09:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By keithnyc
Now I've seen it all. "would my tire work at...

Now I've seen it all. "would my tire work at burning man...."
:D:p
I friggin' LOVE this forum. ...


PS: To answer your question, hopefully you'll be in the proper state of mind (as I was a...
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