Add more utility to your Electra Townie with the Townie Aluminum Rack. It features a sturdy design that attaches quickly and easily so you can bring along nearly anything your heart desires. The platform that acts as a short fender, too.
Saw this at Target tonight. Looks very nice up close, lots of neat details. $499. It wasn't in the bike section, but right up front in the ladies fashions.
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Has anyone ridden an Electra Amsterdam or Townie? Thoughts?
Their geometry on these pushes the crankset forward about 4" in front of the seat tube. They call it 'flat foot'. Seems like it would be inefficient and uncomfortable compared to standard upright geometry for a town bike??
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I am working on a Trek 700 which has a 7 speed mega granny gear rear and a WIERD rear derailleur that is TOTALLY ack-basswords. When you increase the tension, it moves to the EASIER gears not the harder. It had twist grip shifters that were CRAP so I ordered 7 speed shimano tourney (indexed rear) a ... Read More »
Well, after a year now of FG/SS I have found out what I use my bikes for. My Madison is my long Fixed ride and my Kilo TT in SS/FG is for commuting, Urban riding and Family riding towing the kids. Winter here is SS for towing kids and what not. Summer its Fixed.
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