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ridiculous...no?

Old 02-11-11, 12:01 AM
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ridiculous...no?

So, my CX bike wont be here for like 3 more weeks, and i need something i can haul stuff on. (you may see me with a trailer too when needed lol)
I enlarged one of the mount holes for the track ends, and threw some 35mm bolts, with about 20 washers each side, a fatty washer front and back of the hole, and BAM perfect mount. It isn't quite straight, but ill fix that when it is done snowing! went for a ride for about 30 miles total. place to pack up a camera to send out, and a bunch of other random stuff. Works well, doesn't throw off the balance too bad. I do need a shorter stem though, i know that for sure. at home in its rack


Fuji Track pro commuter by Flsimages, on Flickr

Fuji Track pro commuter by Flsimages, on Flickr

Fuji Track pro commuter by Flsimages, on Flickr
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Old 02-11-11, 12:37 AM
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Nice ride. I would love to have that as my commuter or any kind of bike.
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Old 02-11-11, 12:41 AM
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That's pretty awesome... are you going to put bigger tires on it in the meantime?
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Old 02-11-11, 06:18 AM
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its got 25s on it already. no real benefit in anything larger to me
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Nice choice with the Tubus Logo, I was reading this and thinking, this guy must have tiny feet!
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10.5s no heel strike issues either with 170mm cranks
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Awesome! I love when fast and Fred intersect.
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Originally Posted by onyourback View Post
Awesome! I love when fast and Fred intersect.
Signature line worthy.

OP: When you get a chance, can you take a picture of the upper mount? I'm guessing that as a real track bike, it doesn't have a drilled rear brake bridge. Or does it? Thanks! And well done.
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im using adel clamps on the brake bridge. and yes no holes for brake

fast or fred whatever. it works, and i can continue riding to work instead of driving now.
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That long adjustability is the reason I long for a set of Tubus racks.
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rode about 50km with it today. not too shabby. glad i had it too. found a Mixtie frame in the grass i strapped to the rack lol.
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