Have bike, will travel
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Edwardsville, Illinois
Bikes: De Rosa Super Prestige, Colnago Nuova Mexico, 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.