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07-04-18, 01:21 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Not sure the precise miles. I got two or three...

Not sure the precise miles. I got two or three flats with the stock tires. The new ones are slightly more narrow than the stock ones.
06-07-18, 01:58 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Yeah I wish there were more options available too.

Yeah I wish there were more options available too.
06-07-18, 11:22 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Finally put some new tires on. They are slightly...

Finally put some new tires on. They are slightly more narrow than the stock tires. First ride was good. Very happy with...
03-21-18, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Thank you. Very informative.

Thank you. Very informative.
03-20-18, 06:07 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

What option is preferred over a freewheel?

What option is preferred over a freewheel?
03-04-18, 01:21 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

I'm glad to see the Roll still being appreciated....

I'm glad to see the Roll still being appreciated. It is a great bike. I do have one recent qualm about it that I think has been mentioned. On my Elite the gearing seemed sorta weird. I couldn't find...
12-02-17, 02:47 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Cool video. I like that River Roll. Wanting a...

Cool video.
I like that River Roll. Wanting a 2nd Roll, a step through model. In time.
11-25-17, 08:23 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Have her take a test ride too...maybe both of you...

Have her take a test ride too...maybe both of you will be riding bikes home.

Looks like Specialized has updated their website and the 2018 colors are there for everyone's viewing.
09-07-17, 12:31 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Is anyone else getting flats with the stock...

Is anyone else getting flats with the stock tires? I've gotten two in the past two months.
07-11-17, 11:24 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Caught a nail in the tire the other afternoon....

Caught a nail in the tire the other afternoon. Anyone have suggestions for a good tube replacement? Think the tire will be ok.

edit:
Picked up a tube from a local bike shop. The bead on one side...
03-11-17, 02:55 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Did you test ride one? It may change your...

Did you test ride one? It may change your perspective. And with all things you can change it out it suits you best. Some people switch out the wide tires for skinny ones. Some people put more...
03-11-17, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

The Roll is a fun bike! Lots of miles on mine...

The Roll is a fun bike! Lots of miles on mine already.

More info on these threads:
http://www.bikeforums.net/hybrid-bicycles/1036165-specialized-roll-comp-elite.html
2016 Specialized Roll-...
08-03-16, 05:28 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Went to the bike shop where I bought mine today...

Went to the bike shop where I bought mine today and they had seven various Roll models. I checked out the medium size and after raising the seat a bit I think it is a better size for me. I'm 6' 180....
07-23-16, 10:59 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

3 month ordering time!?!? Whoa. Glad to have...

3 month ordering time!?!?
Whoa. Glad to have picked up mine when I did.
07-18-16, 06:53 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Very cool. There are a few new models in the...

Very cool.
There are a few new models in the Roll line. The only one not offering a "low entry" option is the City but it only comes in a small size. Some new colors are offered for the 2017...
06-26-16, 11:55 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Would love to see pics of the green. I almost...

Would love to see pics of the green. I almost went with that color but wanted the aluminum fork.
06-23-16, 05:50 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Looks great! The teal reminds me of the old GT...

Looks great!
The teal reminds me of the old GT freestyle bikes in that color. Fenders look awesome too. Are those the Specialized fenders? Thanks for sharing.
06-07-16, 06:23 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

I agree the seat is awesome. Maybe "the cup"...

I agree the seat is awesome. Maybe "the cup" marketing got in my head but I've got no back/arse issues after my rides. Please post pics when you can. The more the merrier. I'm too jazzed about these...
06-06-16, 12:42 AM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Can't wait to see the fenders. I wasn't sure...

Can't wait to see the fenders. I wasn't sure about getting them. I put a rack on mine last night. Today on a ride the rear shifter was giving me trouble though. I'll take it in where I got it and see...
06-05-16, 12:39 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Any pics? How do you like it?

Any pics?
How do you like it?
06-02-16, 08:46 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

I've not ridden the Expedition but from based on...

I've not ridden the Expedition but from based on looks alone I'd pick the Roll. I'm sure they ride similar. The Expedition looks like many other bikes in the same category.
05-29-16, 11:50 PM
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Posted By Salty Pete

Finally got out and gave this a good shakedown....

Finally got out and gave this a good shakedown. Rode 13 miles today. Some dirt trail hardpack, beach trial, and city streets. So awesome. Handles and rides great. It was challenging finding the right...
05-05-16, 11:14 PM
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Views: 68,529
Posted By Salty Pete

First impression is that this is definitely...

First impression is that this is definitely replacing the cruiser. That's why it came home with me. Didn't do much real riding. Not enough to fully enjoy the bike. The gray color is great. Little...
05-03-16, 09:13 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 68,529
Posted By Salty Pete

Not too many reviews online for the Roll yet....

Not too many reviews online for the Roll yet. I've got one on order, a large Elite in Gray. Should have it by the end of the week. Gonna test ride it and see how it is. It is going to replace an...
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