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Old 03-22-18, 07:31 PM
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I like the paint job on the Saki. It's vaguely reminiscent of the custom VK2 that JAlexArtis has.

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how is that (performer?) tandem working for you? Any experiences, impressions, opinions? What are you using it for, what do you think is it good for, where does it have its limits?
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I like the paint job on the Saki. It's vaguely reminiscent of the custom VK2 that JAlexArtis has.

Nice looking made-in-Indiana Zipp wheel, too!
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how is that (performer?) tandem working for you? Any experiences, impressions, opinions? What are you using it for, what do you think is it good for, where does it have its limits?
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Here's a used, 2011 Bacchetta Giro 20 I picked up. I completely overhauled it, with new cables/housings/brake pads. Updated shifters, crankset, pedals, chain, cassette, and brake levers. Used some Kenda tires off my new Bacchetta that I wasn't using, and washed the seat cover in the washer. Ordered a new seat foam from Bacchetta.

The main decal was really beat up on both sides, so I ordered a new one, just haven't installed yet. Person I bought it from was original owner who rode it one season back & forth to work until his injury improved then set this baby in the shed for the next 6 years.


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I like the paint job on the Saki. It's vaguely reminiscent of the custom VK2 that JAlexArtis has.

I've ridden with James when he had that VK2.
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Fresh pic of my NoCom, from last Thursday's club ride.

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(Wasn't paying attention and posted this in the original Post your recumbents sticky.)
My RANS V3 ti on a club ride Saturday on country roads to the northeast of Indy. No corn or beans to be seen in the fields yet.

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I finally snapped a pic of my M5 Carbon Highracer before tonight's club ride.


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