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Old 03-25-07, 08:43 AM   #1
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What the heck kind of Vs are these?


Anyone know anything about the rims?

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Old 03-25-07, 08:44 AM   #2
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Seen some of those the other day at Proteck.
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Old 03-25-07, 08:46 AM   #3
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Yeah, but are they circular crack rocks? Why the hell is that auction so high?
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Old 03-25-07, 08:47 AM   #4
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Some people wanna buy something they have no idea how to build. Like maybe the guy getting the gold Bridgestone the other night.
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Old 03-25-07, 08:55 AM   #5
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what i really don't get is the bars....

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Old 03-25-07, 09:03 AM   #6
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what i really don't get is the bars....

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Old 03-25-07, 09:21 AM   #7
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what i really don't get is the bars....

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Eh, the vast majority of people I see with track drops only ride on the tops anyway. Might as well cut off those pesky drops!
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Eh, the vast majority of people I see with track drops only ride on the tops anyway. Might as well cut off those pesky drops!
Then why not just get risers??
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I always think the tops of drops are real comfy, moreso than straight flatbars or risers. I don't see why it is taboo to cut dat sh1t. Seems kind of stupid everyone goes apesh1t over it when somebody cuts the drops off. Let people do what they like.
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Those seem like a huge status symbol rolling advert: HEY LOOK EVERYONE, DEEP Vs. I'M COOL NOW RITE?
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Then why not just get risers??
yeah...I was being sarcastic there
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My question is still unanswered.
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Haha, the bars.
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mmmm velocity deep v's?
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I think they are deep v's, but i'm not sure

Just kidding, try emailing Velocity. They are pretty good about getting back to you. I know they do custom work too... Who knows.
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Machined side-walls? DO NOT WANT.
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The ugly kind?
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the logos on the rims scream "EXPENSIVE ROAD BIKE" to me. i like them better without the obnoxiousness.
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ugh does it bother anyone else that the front spoke pattern does not match the rear spoke pattern? i like the front pattern better though.
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ugh does it bother anyone else that the front spoke pattern does not match the rear spoke pattern?.
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Old 03-25-07, 02:15 PM   #22
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the logos on the rims scream "EXPENSIVE ROAD BIKE" to me. i like them better without the obnoxiousness.
first thing that came to mind when i saw the rims, was road bike, the remind me of mavic kysriums, or other expensive road wheels.
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Old 03-25-07, 02:52 PM   #23
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this bike screams 'steal me'.
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what kind of seat is that?
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those bars are for doing tricks. you get the best hand position (where you would ride the hoods if you had brakes) and you don't get the extensions that will snag your pants/legs if you had drops or bullhorns when doing leg-over-bar skids
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