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    Mr. Maximan1 maximan1's Avatar
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    I Got A Roadie I Got A Roadie :)...

    Yay my dad finally bought me a road bike (used) for $40. It is a nice Push bike, cream color (champagne color). To my knowledge the model name is Superliecht, and it is supposed to weigh a mere 4.1 pounds. Its definatly more than that, but its still very nice bike. It's manufactured in Austria and the company renamed and started producing here in America. Its a very nice bike and I'll post pics up as soon as I finish detailing it.

    Your friendly neighborhood monster kid .

    P.S. We just got a barbeque too. Used but free .

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    Congratulations!

    Remember to check the brake operation and lube up the chain if needed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by maximan1
    It is a nice Push bike, cream color (champagne color). To my knowledge the model name is Superliecht, and it is supposed to weigh a mere 4.1 pounds.
    Hi max,

    I think that it's actually a Puch (pronounced Pook). If I remember correctly, it's made in Austria. They were very nice bikes for their time. If the one you got is in good shape then it was a very good buy.

    Post a picture of it.

    BTW, what were you riding before?
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    congrats!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cleave
    BTW, what were you riding before?
    My commuter and occasionally my dads fixie

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    Cool.
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    Mr. Maximan1 maximan1's Avatar
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    Your wishes are my commands (not all of them just this one):


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    Mr. Maximan1 maximan1's Avatar
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    Wow those turned out better than on the camera!

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    Oh yes this is all before detailing (I'll post pics of this bike SHINY tomorrow )

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    Very nice bike! Look at that slack seat tube angle.....nice....
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    Ahh keep the comments coming -ERR- I mean thank you, thank you!

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    It came with the pump too

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    Cool man, looks like a nice lugged steel frame. Great that you can ride a roadie that is not had by everybody on the road!

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    BTW Max, how tall are you?
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    I am 5'8
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    Why?

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    Hella clean!

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    Thanks...

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    Quote Originally Posted by maximan1
    I am 5'8
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    Why?
    Well, the bike is probably too big for you, but at 5'-8.5" it's probably not dangerously large. At 13, you'll probably grow into it. A lot of probably.

    Can you comfortably stand over the top tube without hurting yourself or do you have to lean the bike to the side to stand over it?
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    Mr. Maximan1 maximan1's Avatar
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    No I don't have to lean the bike. I'm fine. But theres a small amount of clearence between the top tube and my precious testicals .

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    That's a nice bike, dude. Good catch.

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    Yeah and I just DUCKED UP the front tire. I was pumping it up and I accidently put the pump a lil to the side and POOF I need a new tire. The nipple (you know what I mean) broke off . I am SOOOOO pissed off right now...

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    Thanks for the compliment
    I was just venting

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    You're 5'8 at 13? Wow you are going to be tall sir...

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    I will tower over you...

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    Quote Originally Posted by maximan1
    Yeah and I just DUCKED UP the front tire. I was pumping it up and I accidently put the pump a lil to the side and POOF I need a new tire. The nipple (you know what I mean) broke off . I am SOOOOO pissed off right now...
    Don't worry. You're certainly not the only person who's ever accidently ruined a tube that way. It happens. Sorry to hear it, though.
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