The dithering is done

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by MichaelM, 14 Apr 2008.

  1. MichaelM

    MichaelM Veteran

    I've finally ordered my new bike. It's only taken since last Aug to come to a decision, but I got there in the end! In another 3 to 4 weeks, my best bike will look something like this (but with the SL groupset).

  2. Maggot

    Maggot Guest

    You'll have trouble getting a rack on that:biggrin:
  3. Melvil

    Melvil Standard nerd

    Mmmmm. Nice!
  4. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Moderator

  5. Gerry Attrick

    Gerry Attrick Lincolnshire Mountain Rescue Consultant

    Wow....that's a bike that is. You lucky person.
  6. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    Nice frames those !
  7. longers

    longers Veteran

    Looks great, have fun :angry:.
  8. Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Penarth, Wales
    I've never ridden one but they do look the business, enjoy the fun that it's sure to bring!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  9. graham56

    graham56 Guru

    Fantastic bike! I`ve turned green.
  10. Rab

    Rab Über Member

    Nice one MichaelM, Cracking bike
  11. gavintc

    gavintc Guru

    Looks nice and more importantly it is not a; Giant, Trek, Spec etc etc. A little bit more distinctive.
  12. OP

    MichaelM Veteran

    Or a Kuota (as is the case with our club).

    I so nearly bought a Planet X. I went into the shop knowing they had a med in stock - lbs bloke sugested it would be too long for me. He put on an 80mm stem for me to try - he was right but it looked silly with such a short stem, and looks are important ;)

    I then ordered a small Planet X, then realized that a small can only carry one bottle.

    In the end I gave up on trying to "grab a bargain" and just went for what I really wanted. I fell for the Orbea when I first saw it - last August, it's taken me this long to come to terms with actually paying for it!
  13. Mortiroloboy

    Mortiroloboy New Member

    Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, drool, very nice.:evil:
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