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Old 11-04-09, 10:22 PM
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Bikes: Commuter(Specialized Globe 6,IG8), Mountain (Specialized FSR), Road (Felt F55-2006)

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Originally Posted by stringbreaker View Post
How do you like the Globe? Looks pretty decent.
That's a picture taken a few days ago. I've replaced the Nexus hub/wheel to an Alfine with Sun rim, the saddle shown is a Koobi mountain bike saddle until I decide on a replacement for the factory Sonoma 155 saddle that broke. The pedals are Shimano 324, Ergon handgrips added recently, the generator/front light/rear light are original and still work great. I've made little changes here and there, but it looks very much like it did when I first bought it.

Overall, I love the bike even though it has had a few issues, it's at 4600+ miles, just under two years of use. It's a good commuter bike that works for my short 17 mile round trip commute.
I get compliments on it all the time... well... because it's a damn good looking bike.


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