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Fordprefect
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Originally Posted by AdamDZ View Post
If we move I may need a folder to get to the train, so multimode. I like the singlespeed Dahon with coaster brake. 24lbs, no cables, under $500. I see lots of people commuting on folders, although I don't think they're Bromptons. It seems like Dahon and Bike Friday are most popular in the city.

I'm lucky to have space at work for a full size bike. But I would totally ride a folder all the way, if that was the only way I could bike to work.
Thanks all for the feedback. I will post on the folding forum as well. I am going to go check out the Dahons this weekend. The BFs are nice, but a tad on the expensive side. Comparable to the bromptons at the lower end I suppose...I am excited about getting on the bike more and commuting to work. Don't see a lot of that in Austin, at least up north, but it's picking up for sure. I envy some of the other posters here that live in cities with a lot more bike friendly infrastructure..
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