My S/S commuter

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Re: My S/S commuter

Postby yehuwdiy » Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:36 pm

YES! Raising the dead DOES work :) Cool, can't wait for the photo's - I really did enjoy this thread.
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Re: My S/S commuter

Postby PeteV » Sat Aug 25, 2012 11:53 am

Here you go, Mojo now running 28 randonneurs

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The finished ladies bike with an old set of 700c wheels. It originally had 26" wheels and now can use short reach brakes lol

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Re: My S/S commuter

Postby yehuwdiy » Sat Aug 25, 2012 12:22 pm

MAN! Nice job ob both counts. 28mm tyres have become my favourite for commuting as well, seems to be a happy middle ground. Hmm...26-->700C + Short reach brakes...never thought it would work...one more reason to horde and tinker :twisted: thanks for the update, I feel like I now have closure :mrgreen:
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Re: My S/S commuter

Postby BRLVR.v2 » Sat Aug 25, 2012 1:05 pm

You healed and back ridin again Pete?
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Re: My S/S commuter

Postby PeteV » Sat Aug 25, 2012 1:21 pm

The shoulder still gives me niggles of pain now and then but I'm back on the bike Dave! Great weather to be able to ride as well.......

28's are a lot nicer ride for commuting but once these randonneurs have worn out I want to do a bit of reserch and find a better tyre. They can be really unpredictable in the wet, great puncture protection tho...
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