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Old 08-18-06, 02:05 AM   #1
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Soma Double Cross?

Fist of all, sorry my poor english. I can read it, but writing is more difficult.

So does anyone have an opinion of the Soma Double cross frame.
i´m searching frame for club riding, long distant riding and possible some light touring and possible PBP somedays. (dreaming of it) Maybe i´m not ready for the next year, but five years on. I allready have bike for heavy touring. (Cannondale T800).
But I would like to have another bike. Lighter than real tourer. Lighter tyres, but not too narrow (28-30 with fenders) no racks, only carradice barley under the saddle etc. I think that Audax bike would be a right name for it.
Soma seems to have very nice geometry and reasonably price.

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Old 08-18-06, 07:27 AM   #2
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somas are fine, as are surlys, the soma smoothie and double cross both ride well. they use time proven geometry, and decent steel. go for it.
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