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07-04-19, 05:59 AM
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Posted By alloo

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Black Townie with Bullhorn bars

I love my bike with the...
08-06-17, 07:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,771
Posted By SquidPuppet

Hello and welcome. 1. Have you tried leaning...

Hello and welcome.

1. Have you tried leaning the bike over towards yourself before throwing your leg over it? If not, try that. And lean it a lot. I have one bike that is very tall and that's what...
08-13-13, 03:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,429
Posted By cyanemi

I rode mine today for the first time in a long...

I rode mine today for the first time in a long time. I have been really loving my salsa mukluk in the woods and nothing, not the road bike or the townie compare to it.The townie felt slow and...
02-13-13, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,429
Posted By Timtruro

From all reports from friends and neighbors, they...

From all reports from friends and neighbors, they do what they are designed to do.
02-13-13, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,429
Posted By bkaapcke

We have two of them in a family vacation house....

We have two of them in a family vacation house. They're great for some coast side cruising or a run to Safeway. But after ten miles, my butt is really tired of the seat. Other family members report...
02-13-13, 08:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,429
Posted By droy45

They are fine bikes for their intended purpose....

They are fine bikes for their intended purpose. If you have arm and shoulder or neck problems, this is the bike to ride. Plain comfy. It is good for riding around town or in the city. It makes a fine...
07-17-12, 04:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,962
Posted By trestlehed

I have had a Townie 24 now for almost 10 years. I...

I have had a Townie 24 now for almost 10 years. I love it. Mine has been modified quite a bit. I found that the stock handlebars were uncomfortable being essentially MTB bars with a 5 - 6 inch rise....
07-14-11, 10:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,962
Posted By Commando303

Well, 5'2" is on the short side, but it's not...

Well, 5'2" is on the short side, but it's not exactly dwarfish, either; I don't think it would be a Herculean labor to find an adult-size bike that suits you. Also, as I briefly mentioned, height is...
07-14-11, 06:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,962
Posted By NormDeplume

I haven't ever shopped at REI itself, and I don't...

I haven't ever shopped at REI itself, and I don't know about crank forward bikes, but there are plenty of adult bikes that will fit you at 5'2". My daughter is 4'7" (she does have really long legs...
07-13-11, 08:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,962
Posted By Bethany

My husband has a Townie and loves it. He has the...

My husband has a Townie and loves it. He has the 3i which has the internal gears. Electra makes some very comfortable bikes that are easy to use and reasonably priced. DH also has a Trek Navigator...
07-13-11, 04:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 24,962
Posted By Commando303

As you say you'll do, I suggest you try out...

As you say you'll do, I suggest you try out several of the cruisers at your local bike shop; this also should give you an idea of where you fit well, in terms of sizing. While you're there, also...
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