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Old 05-29-05, 04:59 AM
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Originally Posted by GOT FIXED?
I've got a Le Tour converted to a fixed gear.Talk about a smooth riding frame.You should ride it on a group ride.We've got a couple of older guys in our club that are on 20+ year old bikes.Plus it gets to some of the guys when they see a guy on a 20 year old bike that doesn't have any problems keeping up with them and there $5000+ bikes.
Ha, it sounds like a good reason to get into mid season form. I remember last year over hearing some Lexus driving lady saying you couldn't buy a decent bike for under three grand. What a crock. I ride a Klein Quantum and the fit and finish on that bike is top notch, IMHO. It cost me about half of her minimum brand new and I can smoke her Seven with it. Perhaps after riding the Le Tour for awhile, I'll be able to do the same on it. It still needs a little tweaking yet, but its close.

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