Have bike, will travel
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Edwardsville, Illinois
Bikes: De Rosa Super Prestige, Eddy Merckx Corsa Extra, Pinarello Gavia, Schwinn Paramount, Motobecane Grand Record, Peugeot PX10, Serotta Nova X, Simoncini Cyclocross Special, Origin8 monstercross, Pedal Force CG2 and CX2
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This is my idea of a winter bike for Chicago. I use 700x28 road tires, so I avoid substantual snow and ice, but still want a low cost bike with fenders for salty damp pavement and potholes. I'll clean the bike & replace the bottom bracket cups & chain in the spring.