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Old 09-04-12, 04:05 AM
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That bike is HUGE!! are you 6'2" or taller? Other than that I agree with Work and Zuk a bit over priced.

How far is your commute? I think a mountain or hybrid type bike would be a better commuter, fatter tires and wider bars for a more stable ride carring bags and other items. Also IIRC Columbus is rather flat yes? how about a 3sp? it may seem geeky but you can often find some real nice ones cheap and the risk of theft goes down with the geekiness.

This looks a bit tall too but at $70 may be a good deal. plus the lack of a front derailleur (gear changer) means you could easily have a chain guard installed. Oh Lewis center may be a bit far from you.

Are you at OSU? This Giant looks nice

Bianchis '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, '93 Reparto Corse SBX

Others but still loved; '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape SLX Bertoni "Speckled Trout"
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