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The Old School Drops

Old 10-05-07, 11:55 AM
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Old 10-05-07, 12:16 PM
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Old 10-05-07, 12:19 PM
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Are you using tags in the wysiwyg editor?
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I thought about getting some of those soma walker bars for my bike. I was trying to build something classic looking, but I decided that was too classic.
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Old 10-05-07, 01:10 PM
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plz refer to thread "ye olde tyme scorcher bike gang."
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Old 10-05-07, 01:10 PM
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and eff the major taylor and the walker bars.

go for the soma BONZO bars.
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Old 10-05-07, 02:51 PM
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my old roommate had some BONZO bars. they suck. the reach is too far and the drop is too deep.
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Old 10-05-07, 03:42 PM
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Originally Posted by piwonka View Post
my old roommate had some BONZO bars. they suck. the reach is too far and the drop is too deep.
That's the whole idea. They're designed for riding track, not University Avenue.
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Old 10-05-07, 05:35 PM
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i love the arc on these when viewed from the front. sorry for the size.
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Originally Posted by hockeyteeth View Post
That's the whole idea. They're designed for riding track, not University Avenue.
well if you're riding a bike that only has a fist of seatpost showing like they used to fit them in the old days then they could work good. if not, then they most likely aren't that good for riding track either.
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Old 10-05-07, 06:05 PM
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Nice. Check out that fork rake, and the boots, and that sweet, full brimmed hat.
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