Old 10-27-04, 01:03 PM
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Raiyn
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Originally Posted by Tightwad
Mate, before you dump a bunch of money into another bike
consider a simple change of tires first. Install a set of
street slicks on your bike and pump them hard to lessen
the rolling resitance that is slowing you down. Low rolling resitance
is the edge that road bikes have on other bikes. VERY low
rolling resitance.
That's what I did along with installing a set of riser bars and a slightly higher rise stem.
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