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Old 08-01-2014, 08:06 PM   #2281
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My buddy is winning at life right now:
Looks like an average weekday ride to me.

kidding, of course. looks pretty awesome.
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Old 08-02-2014, 01:09 AM   #2284
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LOL at the fred seat angle
That seat is kind of strange regarding angle. There are two foam densities in the seat and when it's angled like that you kind of sit on a shelf, and you dong/tea-bags dangle down. I feel neutral during the ride, hands off the bars, sitting up and eating.
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Crabbon fibber wheels make everything look better:
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Super stoked on my new bike rack. The GF bought this for me after I bought her a bike last month :



Didnt take a picture from earlier this week with both bikes loaded up, but the subie is sure looking nice with the trusty steed aboard.
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dem fenestrated junctions
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Super stoked on my new bike rack. The GF bought this for me after I bought her a bike last month :

Didnt take a picture from earlier this week with both bikes loaded up, but the subie is sure looking nice with the trusty steed aboard.
What bike rack is that? I used to have a thule t2 that I loved but I ended up selling it (mistake). I can't bring myself to spend the same money getting another one. That rack looks pretty nice.
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What bike rack is that? I used to have a thule t2 that I loved but I ended up selling it (mistake). I can't bring myself to spend the same money getting another one. That rack looks pretty nice.
Kuat or One-Up, son. The only way to haul.
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Kuat or One-Up, son. The only way to haul.
been there done that. I'm not looking for another 400-500 dollar bike rack.
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Seasucker.
we use those suction cups at work to move paneling around our jobsites. They fail constantly and yes... we do buy the best ones money can buy. While a good idea in theory... I could never trust 6-10k worth of 40lb downhill bike to those things.
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High-altitude training continues...


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Oh yeah, definitely not transporting the MTB on the Seasucker. But that's because I'm more worried about the car. The 17lb roadie, OTOH...
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@EERock- My Thule T2 has been going strong for 6 years, and survived one car crash with no issues. It has lifetime warranty just in case. Never found a bike it couldn't fit.

It sucks, but just pony up and buy the good stuff.
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What bike rack is that? I used to have a thule t2 that I loved but I ended up selling it (mistake). I can't bring myself to spend the same money getting another one. That rack looks pretty nice.
This one is a swagman g2, which was replaced with the g10 model apparently. Since it was an older model and sitting at my LBS i made them an offer, and got it for ~270 otd. I'm very happy with it so far, SUPER sturdy and I've taken it on a few epic dirt roads already. Also, on my subie, the way the platform is "raised" from the hitch point is a HUGE plus. It doesn't seem to kill my ground clearance much for ditches/uphill, at least so far.

DC2, where in CO?
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@fireindc we started on Vail pass, then rode west to Avon.


did you see this from the world cup this weekend:


at 2:35 holy hell that is scary.
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Holy hell that's insane.

I don't know anything about bikes or racing, what's up with the whistles?
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