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Old 10-19-17, 12:21 PM
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Fat bike or not??

Hi Guys,
I'm toying with the idea of buying a Fat bike. In addition to my Specialised hybrid.
Any thoughts?
Cheers Julian
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Old 10-19-17, 02:20 PM
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could have used it on a cpl sandy forest roads that were softer than I was equipped for. also, I wished I had one during a snow storm last year. was fine on my studded hybrid tires until the snow got deep!
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Old 10-19-17, 02:34 PM
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What riding surface are you planning for? If you're not going for sand or snow, a fat bike might be too fat. Maybe a "mid-fat" (around 3 inches wide) would do the job. No point in paying for the weight and rolling resistance of a 5 inch tire if you never need that much floatation.

Then again, maybe you do need 4 or 5 inches of floatation.
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Old 10-27-17, 11:03 AM
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Yes i also have good interest in this kind of bike. I got some information from this site.
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