Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Hybrid Bicycles
Reload this Page >

Low-Step hybrid modifications

Hybrid Bicycles Where else would you go to discuss these fun, versatile bikes?

Low-Step hybrid modifications

Old 10-17-19, 09:23 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2019
Posts: 16
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6 Post(s)
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Talking Low-Step hybrid modifications

What modifications have you done or like to see on low-step hybrids like the Specialized Roll? I've recently taking a shining to this platform with purchasing a Roll Comp X1 (1x10 Deore, Hydraulic brakes) and I've done only a few things to it:
  • Replaced the stock suspension wobbly-ass seatpost with a carbon fiber rigid one. Why did they include such a crappy seatpost? >.<;
  • Added the Roll fenders
  • Replaced the Spesh 2.3" road tires with 2.0" Continental Double Fighter III tires for light offroading adventures with the wife and dog. Adventure cruiser!
Clearly, a rack will be in my future, but what else works well on these? I've seen a mid-drive electric conversion, but that's not something I'm interested in. I'd like this to be my bike to roll out to the bar and grocery store, rail trail sessions, and casually enjoying light wooded/groomed trail and gravel paths. I find I enjoy the woods more when I slowly float through them on something like this.
2skies is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.