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Joe Bob 11-30-2012 10:13 AM

Ultimate Bike Thread....
 
Lot's of discussion on bikes, both Roadie and Mountain.....post your pics, questions and comments.


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mikeferg75 11-30-2012 10:59 AM

New race bike due in hopefully soon...

2013 Trek Superfly 100 Elite SL

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VincentVega 11-30-2012 11:00 AM

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Not mine, but just like it. Bought it new many years ago.
Small world. I have the exact bike in silver. Old by any measure but it's fun to pass guys on much newer/nicer rigs.

vash 11-30-2012 11:22 AM

i had a silver 855. it was actually a very good bike..fit me well. perfectly actually.

i cracked the frame at a pivot point and the divorce was finalized between me and Proflex.

Nota..how did you mount a kid seat back there? i dont remember lugs for luggage.

VincentVega 11-30-2012 12:27 PM

Too cool with the rack.

I cracked an early Trek full suspension bike. Heavy thing but it was fun going downhill.

Every spring I get the itch for a new bike, then I see the prices. It's hard for me to pay more for a mtb than I did for my Ducati. :( I like to look though.

Laneco 11-30-2012 12:31 PM

I have five bikes, these are two of them. The pink one is a full-suspension Giant that I've done (if I recall correctly) EIGHT twenty-four hour solo races on with zero mechanicals. All on the same wheel set and I've never needed to have the wheels trued. Expensive wheels (spinergy), but worth every penny. You're diggin' the pink -right? ;)

The other bike is the road bike. Probably my least favorite bike, but it is a fast little stinker. Speciallized Allez Pro with mostly Dura-Ace, and yet another Spinergy wheelset. Picture is riding it in Denali park dirt road early in the spring before the park is open.

angela

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Joe Bob 11-30-2012 12:51 PM

World's lightest bike...
http://www.bikerumor.com/2010/09/29/6lb-road-bike-worlds-new-lightest-bicycle-from-fairwheel-bikes/

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mikeferg75 11-30-2012 01:01 PM

My buddy's company

Bike Frames, Hubs, Merch, West Michigan, Six 1 Six Bicycle Fabrication

Would love to have a fat bike :)

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Joe Bob 11-30-2012 01:02 PM

MSRP....$13K USD and change....


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jtkkz 11-30-2012 01:04 PM

Sycip custom frame

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vash 11-30-2012 01:12 PM

i want an Atlantis bad!!! (by Rivendell). any of you remember "BOB"?

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David 11-30-2012 01:17 PM

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Pic of me on the Trek at the Houston to Austin MS150 this year.

After watching the video I feel like my Dura-Ace 7900 group is obsolete :)

Actually I'm so amazed by the shifting with current brifters compared to the old downtube mounted shifters that I can't imagine electric shifting being worth it.

Scooter 11-30-2012 01:19 PM

From Rennsport last year:

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HardDrive 11-30-2012 01:38 PM

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Joe Bob 11-30-2012 01:59 PM

$3800 and change...

http://www.probikesupply.com/shimano-dura-ace-di2-7970-10-speed-tri-tt-11-piece-groupset/?gclid=CKnP1tnl97MCFSXZQgodGiAAzw

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David 11-30-2012 02:06 PM

I've found the best prices at Excel Sports:

Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 10 Speed Group - Excel Sports

Joe Bob 11-30-2012 02:06 PM

Campy, carbon....$2500
Non electronic:confused:

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Joe Bob 11-30-2012 02:13 PM

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Originally Posted by David (Post 7123806)
I've found the best prices at Excel Sports:

Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 10 Speed Group - Excel Sports


Pffft...ten speed, SOOooooo last week. ;)

billybek 11-30-2012 02:25 PM

Mmmmmmmm, bike porn....

David 11-30-2012 02:29 PM

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Originally Posted by Joe Bob (Post 7123820)
Pffft...ten speed, SOOooooo last week. ;)

I wonder when the new stuff is going to be available? Next year maybe? Not that I'm ready to upgrade quite yet.


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