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I have an RB-1. Do I need an Ironman also?

Old 09-24-15, 07:15 PM
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I think we should rename the Post your Ironman... for the love of 80's paint jobs thread to Post your Ironman... for the love of Robbietunes
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Old 09-24-15, 10:49 PM
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I have had both. The RB1 was a 93 and a real pleasure to ride. It was extremely stable on descents, that was my probably my favorite thing about it. Though I could never get 100% comfortable due to the long top tube they were designed with. My Ironman is an 87 and will probably be the last bike I ever part with, if I do so living.
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you asked the wrong people if you wanted someone to talk you out of it. But you can put me in the majority opinion: I have 5 bicycles, and my ironman, while the least expensive, would be the keeper if I was forced to live with just one bike. In my case it is the one that fits my every day needs the best and puts a smile on my face every time I ride.

I use mine to commute-- so its a great reason to get out of bed and go to work!
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Dang it, I should've never read this thread...now I want an ironman!
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Old 09-25-15, 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by tyler_fred View Post
Dang it, I should've never read this thread...now I want an ironman!
Of course you do.
You always did.
Just didn't know it.
Go forth, enlightened.
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Old 09-25-15, 05:13 PM
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You absolutely need a Ironman.....
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Just going to be patient and bide my time until the right one comes along.
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All good things come to those who wait... and then pounce at the proper moment.
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