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Old 09-16-10, 11:33 AM
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Also bought a set. Will all the cool kids laugh at me if I put track grips on these bars?
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Old 09-16-10, 11:49 AM
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i wish you made a cheaper backpack.
I've been working on one.
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Old 09-16-10, 12:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Soil_Sampler View Post
I bought a set of those from this seller, and I can confirm that the wheels are magnificent. A screaming bargain. Peeling stickers and/or rattle canning isn't my thing, but it looks as though the stickers can be removed should you desire.
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Old 09-16-10, 12:24 PM
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Originally Posted by ThePritchett View Post
Also bought a set. Will all the cool kids laugh at me if I put track grips on these bars?
If you consider Jerad Leto, AKA Peanut the bandit, AKA Vixtor a cool kid, yeah. Probably press the red button of doom on your chrome bag while you ride too. He's a mean one.
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Old 09-16-10, 12:35 PM
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really want those bars, but they are for fixed gear. waiting for the SS version

and yes, i'm joking
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Old 09-16-10, 12:51 PM
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Originally Posted by avner View Post
If you consider Jerad Leto, AKA Peanut the bandit, AKA Vixtor a cool kid, yeah. Probably press the red button of doom on your chrome bag while you ride too. He's a mean one.
I just might invite all of you to my next video shoot. You guys won't be riding your bikes though, I just want you guys to lie on the floor and be my red carpet and I'll run you guys over with my sweet fixie.
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Old 09-16-10, 02:27 PM
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Originally Posted by ThePritchett View Post
Also bought a set. Will all the cool kids laugh at me if I put track grips on these bars?
I considered this. It looks so good that way. But then I remembered that 1) I ride a ****ty conversion and 2) I try to be more about functionality than aesthetics.
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Old 09-16-10, 03:31 PM
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Originally Posted by gcasillo View Post
I bought a set of those from this seller, and I can confirm that the wheels are magnificent.
A screaming bargain.
yep.
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Old 09-16-10, 06:15 PM
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$591 Cinelli Vigorelli frameset http://www.probikekit.com/display.php?code=J0040
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Old 09-16-10, 06:30 PM
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Originally Posted by blickblocks View Post
I offer 15% off all custom bags for bikeforums members.
Awesome! I've been eyeballing that white Pica.
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Old 09-16-10, 06:38 PM
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Originally Posted by yummygooey View Post
I'd get them if they were 40cm. Darn.
just get them, wider is better..
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Originally Posted by WoundedKnee View Post
just get them, wider is better..

Don't you know all cars ride and park exactly 41cm apart. How can you weave through traffic if your bars are that wide?
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Old 09-16-10, 10:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Rude View Post
$591 Cinelli Vigorelli frameset http://www.probikekit.com/display.php?code=J0040
you can also use a coupon code to get 15% off. just look up coupon codes for probikekit.
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Easy, just but those bars and cut them to 10 inches wide.
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Old 09-17-10, 08:10 AM
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Originally Posted by Vixtor View Post
Easy, just but those bars and cut them to 10 inches wide.
of course..

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Old 09-17-10, 10:43 AM
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Originally Posted by blickblocks View Post
I offer 15% off all custom bags for bikeforums members.
I'd love to see more of this type of offer. Those are damn well-made bags too! Does anyone know what Codura is?
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Old 09-17-10, 12:25 PM
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Originally Posted by IcySmooth52 View Post
I'd love to see more of this type of offer. Those are damn well-made bags too! Does anyone know what Codura is?
I think its like a environmentally friendly pvc alternative. But I could be completely wrong and don't feel like looking it up.
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Old 09-17-10, 12:53 PM
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RB-018 for $24.75 shipped, same seller as before with multiple sizes

http://shop.ebay.com/wheelandsprocke....c0.m270.l1313
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Old 09-17-10, 04:53 PM
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Originally Posted by IcySmooth52 View Post
I'd love to see more of this type of offer. Those are damn well-made bags too! Does anyone know what Codura is?
from what blicks wrote me before.. "Kentucky is smooth and waterproof, whereas Cordura is rougher, more abrasion resistant, and just water resistant."
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Old 09-17-10, 09:24 PM
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I know what Codura is, I was asking sarcastically. Codura is used in much military equipment.
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Originally Posted by IcySmooth52 View Post
I know what Codura is, I was asking sarcastically. Codura is used in much military equipment.
you read that from wikipedia too?
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Cordura is a fabric woven from bundles of, essentially, teased Nylon fibers. If some of the fibers break (like if for example you dragged your bag across the pavement after getting hit by a Hummer H3 with "guns don't kill people, I kill people!" bumper stickers) their untwisting serves to lock them together and protect the integrity of the fabric.
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Originally Posted by blickblocks View Post
you dragged your bag across the pavement after getting hit by a Hummer H3 with "guns don't kill people, I kill people!" bumper stickers
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Old 09-18-10, 12:04 AM
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...=STRKMESELXIT]

this isn't my sale, and personally I think it's silly to want one of these bad boys for street riding, but the ONLY reason i'm posting this is because I recall someone specifically asking for a low-pro/sloping tt, aluminum frame on here sometime over the summer, that was not a cinelli mash. I suggested one of these, but stated that you'd have to get lucky finding one in your size, because KHS definitely doesn't make 'em anymore. Well, if 59cm is your size, then you're in luck.
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Pursuit geometry.......FLAT BAR.
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