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Re: Bikes

Postby bels » Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:59 am

How many miles and what elevation? I'm more inclined to think you're correct rather than your dad. As long as you aren't buying a total scrap heap almost anything would work for an18 minute commute
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Re: Bikes

Postby sknss » Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:08 am

If it's only 20 minutes, your bike won't matter tbh. Just take it slow on the climbs and you'll get there. Cheap bikes are perfectly fine
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Re: Bikes

Postby zevolution » Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:07 am

I just took my bike on a joyride from clinton hill, brooklyn to brighton beach the other day, taking coney island ave the whole way down. it was far more stressful than anything i remember about commuting and joyriding in washington, d.c. Kind of a bummer, but I'll probably do it again if I'm honest.
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Re: Bikes

Postby CMYK » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:03 pm

Finally took a "glamour" shot of my bar/grocery/commuter bike. Yes bela I know I should get fenders.

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Re: Bikes

Postby norman » Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:45 pm

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need to bomb some hills, just wish i didn't have to push back up them.
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Re: Bikes

Postby iralanwitnuk » Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:12 pm

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Got a bike for commuting around town.
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Re: Bikes

Postby tweefwend » Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:06 pm

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new bike: Specialized Sequoia

Home for the weekend rode to the lake.
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