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Old 05-08-2013, 04:55 AM   #2536
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Sounds good, let's go!
 
Joined: Mar 2005
Location: Bassett, NE
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Originally Posted by Up&Downer View Post
Hey John, loved the ride report and look forward to the next one. Was just at a dealer and found a Super Sherpa in for repairs and then sale. so I pulled it out into the middle and sat on it. WOW you must be one light guy, I swear I could have bottomed it by bouncing it. I am a pretty big guy and they were laughing saying I looked like I was on a kids bike! That little bike, so many miles, my respect for you just went up another notch.
Hi Up&Downer,

Yes, the Sherpa is like a motorized mountain bike. Probably too small for a big guy, and even for me it seemed small when I first bought it. But its a great travel bike if you can adapt to its limitations. You appreciate it more when heading straight up a rocky jeep trail or lifting it into a canoe.

Best,
Sherpa John
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