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I could use your input on color selection of kits & helmet(s)

Old 04-23-19, 09:30 AM
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Originally Posted by woodcraft View Post
Hi-vis FTW, especially if your accident involved being hit by a car.

You could make a little sign for the saddle: "My other bike is a Scott"


I kind of have that issue- red/black/white general color scheme,

but some green creeping in. Fortunately, I don't really care.
I just can't bring myself to do Pink.
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
I just can't bring myself to do Pink.
I like the old Telekom/T-Mobile team jerseys.
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I just can't bring myself to do Pink.
Only for my wife and daughter.

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Originally Posted by Shimagnolo View Post
The kit must match the bike?
Apparently, I've been doing it wrong all these years.
Yes. I'm still laughing that the OP even started this thread.
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Originally Posted by Kapusta View Post
Just saying “kit” has pretty much the same effect as your clothes matching your bike.
I'm not a fan of the word "kit" to describe what a person wears biking.

What's wrong with saying bike shorts and jersey?
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Originally Posted by prj71 View Post
I'm not a fan of the word "kit" to describe what a person wears biking.

What's wrong with saying bike shorts and jersey?
Costume.
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This thread delivers
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Just get this kit



Poseur | Elevengear Cycling
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Originally Posted by noodle soup View Post
Just get this kit



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I'd rock that
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Originally Posted by MoAlpha View Post
My favorite color is "on-sale." Goes with anything. Yellow, however, has to be practically free.
This is beautiful - cycling quote of the year candidate.
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Originally Posted by noodle soup View Post
Just get this kit



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Too "spendy," but love that! God knows I've earned the right to wear it.
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They are out of stock, I checked lol
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
I'd rock that
If you wear a size medium, you can get one for $20

https://poshmark.com/listing/Velo-Po...1c33383f708020
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Originally Posted by noodle soup View Post
If you wear a size medium, you can get one for $20

https://poshmark.com/listing/Velo-Po...1c33383f708020
Nope I wear a size Fat
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
I just can't bring myself to do Pink.


I hear you, but those pink socks/shoes are sure visible!
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Lots of colors and different models available here.

https://www.amazon.com/ACADEMY-Plast.../dp/B00LY06XOW
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Just bought a Kask Protone in white. Accessorizing is not my strong suit, but it's a nice helmet. Stays cool in the not sun, too.

As far as bib shorts go, well, black goes with anything, including all my jerseys, most of which seem to come from charity rides.
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"kit" and "accessorizing"

Oh my...this thread does deliver...
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