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Old 12-12-2012, 12:04 PM   #2071
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On a sad note Alex Moulton died yesterday http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20691388
that's truly sad.

the guy who owned 2WTA (Paul) when i worked there had a Moulton bike we'd set up using every Campy Record part we could fit on it, just for giggles. seemed to be a very nice-riding bike; quite a few private pilots bought one to stow in the back of their planes.
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Old 12-13-2012, 05:36 AM   #2072
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Old 12-13-2012, 09:48 AM   #2073
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Now that's a sexy bike.
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Old 12-13-2012, 10:03 AM   #2074
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:32 PM   #2075
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Best value $100 ever spent



I bought this Chinese cheapie when I arrived in Phuket over 9 years ago, and have used it most days since. It cost 3,200 Thai baht. Add the basket and lights for another 700 baht, and I had a great commuter. The campus where I teach is just 1 km from my apartment, and I use the bicycle for most trips within a 10 km radius, sometimes a bit more. Beyond that I use my motorcycle; I don't have a car.

Nothing fancy, it has a steel frame, no suspension and just six gears, however the rims are aluminium, and it has good cantilever brakes. It is well used; I am on my fourth set of tyres, and have replaced the chain and sprockets twice.
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Old 12-13-2012, 11:38 PM   #2076
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Old 12-14-2012, 04:36 PM   #2077
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Old 12-16-2012, 05:40 AM   #2078
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Old 12-16-2012, 03:47 PM   #2079
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Half a foot thick of snow, kind of hard to ride but far from impossible and so much fun even if you are going super slow..

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Old 12-18-2012, 09:25 PM   #2080
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I am thinking of getting a new bike and this time trying an IGH. What say the asylum? Leaning towards a NuVinci 360. Anybody riding one and can "Show us" and tell us? Not trying to hijack but if you got one please show and tell.
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Old 12-19-2012, 06:24 AM   #2081
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I am thinking of getting a new bike and this time trying an IGH. What say the asylum? Leaning towards a NuVinci 360. Anybody riding one and can "Show us" and tell us? Not trying to hijack but if you got one please show and tell.
I would like to test ride one.
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Old 12-20-2012, 10:24 AM   #2082
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Old 12-20-2012, 02:11 PM   #2083
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Just got this built up.

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Old 12-20-2012, 02:44 PM   #2084
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Just got this built up.
Just in time, for snow!
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Old 12-20-2012, 02:50 PM   #2085
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Just got this built up.
Sweet rig!!!
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