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Old 10-10-21, 07:26 PM
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Weird bike.


He says it is a Lotus.
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Old 10-10-21, 08:45 PM
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I love that shifter!!!
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Old 10-10-21, 08:59 PM
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Check out that BlueLug brass headset spacer.
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Old 10-10-21, 09:43 PM
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No single piece of it is outright junk, but as a whole…

And why are those baby blue tires not installed?
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I feel like this bike wouldn't pass a drug test...
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Is that a new SMP saddle??? As in "SMPain"........
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Old 10-11-21, 09:56 AM
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Credit where credit is due. The owner/rider is someone who has absolutely no issues with choosing his or her own way and damn the critics. talk about self confidence
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What is going on with the headtube decal and the light mount?
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Old 10-11-21, 12:01 PM
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Mounted the front recessed brake on the rear bridge. Stylin'
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Old 10-11-21, 05:19 PM
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Credit where credit is due. The owner/rider is someone who has absolutely no issues with choosing his or her own way and damn the critics. talk about self confidence
was the owner Donald Trump?
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Old 10-11-21, 06:35 PM
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Originally Posted by grant40 View Post
He says it is a Lotus.
No, he said locust. Is that shifter from a beer tap? The blue tires are protective circles to keep the Arch Angels from approaching. Satan likely custom ordered this puppy. Call Constantine!
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Old 10-11-21, 08:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Darth Lefty View Post
No single piece of it is outright junk, but as a whole…

And why are those baby blue tires not installed?
this was taken February 2021 before most people had the covid 19 vaccine. People had to stand in the tires to distance each other. The shop had about 150 blue, orange, green, purple, and yellow cruiser tires sent to them as the company that made them went out of business and this was the closest bike shop to their headquarters.
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Old 10-11-21, 08:43 PM
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His other bike is this Peugeot.
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serious epitome of eclectic bike vision

whether genius or madness is probably in the eye of the beholder
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Old 11-26-21, 05:04 PM
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Old 11-26-21, 06:18 PM
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Don't get frustrated, it's a bike. What I do really like that I've never seen before is the matching paint fade on the seatpost. That's cool.
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Gotta admire the clever nutcracker positioning of the saddle. Ouch, mile after mile. That said, I do agree 100$ with WGB's comment in post #7.
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Interesting to go with one brake, and doubly interesting to go with the brake on the rear.
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Old 11-27-21, 02:16 AM
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All this excitement attached to one of the absolute worst piece of trash bike racks of all time. Behold, the Wheel Bender.

Irony??
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Originally Posted by clubman View Post
Mounted the front recessed brake on the rear bridge. Stylin'
I see that a lot in NYC. It's dumb.
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