bike friday speeding tikit:
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bike friday speeding tikit:
very nice job on the boardwalk! although, i despise kick brakes (ugh). to each his own.. those are 451s, right? what rims did you use? i still think this is dahon's best looking bike. great choice...
BE•ALL BRS-700 SV
alfine 11 with the patterson cranks. i wonder how well that works and what the ratios would be.. overlap? hmmm..
"Tire pressure does not significantly affect your bike’s rolling resistance, but the casing construction of your tires does. This means that you can ride lower pressures without going...
minute city bike:
brazed steel frame made in belgium
406 wheels; two speed sturmey kickback w/kick brake
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that's brilliant. well done.
nevermind. i did it for you:
New Dahon Folding Bike Bicycle Modification Adjustable Double Light Weight Stem | eBay
Litepro Bicycle Adjustable Double Stem for Dahon Folding Bike Light Weight Stem | eBay
search around, you might a cheaper one.
handlebar height is not adjustable with that stem. you could replace the existing handlebars with a riser handlebar or maybe use a stem extender.
that was a smart move.
you should ask him if he has any of these "fox" bikes left. maybe you can get one for super cheap?
might be worth looking into. i was basing $300 from a brompton game bag i saw online. and i was being sarcastic as well. i'm pretty sure you could get a bag made for less than a hundred in numerous...
slightly off topic but, have you ever considered buying a couple of meters of cordura and going down to singapore's famous tailor district and having a bag made to your own specs? you could have it...
you'll sell that more quickly if you put the original wheels back on. hmm. i might be interested in the wheelset.
there are all going to be approx the same quality.
i saw this: Amazon.com : Xspec 20" 7 Speed City Folding Compact Bike Bicycle Urban Commuter Shimano Black : Sports & Outdoors
well, seems like you've covered the bases and received opinions from different perspectives and also you've read jur's excellent FAQ. good job on doing the homework. good luck with whatever choice...
this just sold on ebay for 900. damn.
it's probably time to stop complaining about this. everybody gets it - you're pissed. let it go. maybe it's time to step up to a Bike Friday - a company that makes what they sell and backs what they...
you might want to check out this Montague Biframe. this is a high quality construction bicycle made with true temp tubing (the same tubing used to make bike friday frames).
i'm not exactly sure how sending someone off to buy a walmart bike constitutes an "impressive response", particularly when the second sentence in your post probably suggests the better option.
check your local craigslist. a higher quality used bike is almost always going to be better than a cheap new one. also, for what's it's worth, i would never advise buying anything at walmart.
i'd rather have a kuwahara gaap or an ox gazelle...
if you go with 12t and 15t you get 307% with nearly equal spacing: