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Old 06-17-08, 10:05 PM
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Hello from Miami

Hey. I'm Bruno. I'm 21 and like philosophy, parkour, poker, frugality, cooking, the beach, and of course riding. I'm a barista at Starbucks.

I commute 10 miles RT almost daily on my 2006 Giant Yukon. Recently I had my eyes on a Ross Eurotour on Craigslist and my girlfriend bought it for me before I researched it any further. I originally wanted to convert it into a fixie, but I'm not absolutely sure of that after riding it and researching its quality here.

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Old 06-18-08, 07:56 AM
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Hi Bruno! I'm glad to hear that you are going to think over that fixie conversion . The C & Vers don't go into seizures just because someone wants to make a fixie out of a nice old bike, but we really hate to see bits and pieces ground off for that 'clean' look. If you do go with a fixie, just save all the pieces you take off, and don't mess with any braze ons. You may eventually return the Eurotour to a geared bike, and then you'd be kicking yourself .

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