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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby Releng » Sat Jun 07, 2014 5:30 pm

I have been looking round for some mud guards for the commuter, came across these that looked ok. Had to buy the bike as well.
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The shakedown run this afternoon in the rain was quite pleasant. Will make my run to work in the morning ok even though I have to work on Sunday.
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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby irrelevant_apple » Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:08 pm

partner's Defy 1 2013 commuter thrown together with some cheap accessories
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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby rheicel » Thu Aug 07, 2014 9:22 pm

Not the best here but this is my favourite in my N+1 :) I have posted this before and this one now with some blinkies fitted :D

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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby GeoffInBrisbane » Tue Aug 12, 2014 7:59 pm

Lukeyboy wrote:
minhyy wrote:Here's my commuter - 90s Shogun Samurai with 105 STI levers, 400ex cranks and RD, Suntour Cyclone FD and RX100 hubs laced to Araya rims. Had to improvise a bit to even fit the front fender on, and to have barely any clearance at the front. Approx 13kg plus my weight, one bidon, saddle bag and backpack

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will replace eventually with some wider tyres, probably something in 25c


Dat dof!


Indeed. What are you shooting with, minhyy?
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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby rangersac » Fri Aug 15, 2014 4:00 pm

1983 Claud Butler Sovereign frame built up for the daily commute.

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De Rosa Macro | Trek 8000ZR | Claud Butler Sovereign
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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby piston9 » Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:01 am

New commuter just setup.

Merida T5, Tioga bags and racks, Selle SMP seat, mudguards. Just waiting a new set of Ergo grips..... Still new to this so adjusting as I go! I had a road racer which couldn't take bags, so had to 'upgrade' so I can bring lunch and a laptop...

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If I am so far left the trees are hitting my arms, I can't move over any further..... Go around!
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Re: Commuter world, post your ride here.

Postby crog » Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:08 pm

Used to be a trek,

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broke frame

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so got hold of a Norco frame and a bits and pieces bike now with velocity deep V rims, brooks saddle, butterfly bars set up for my bob trailer but intermittently wears a rack and some panniers

has a mini newt light for dawn and dusk and a xeccon for darker nights

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