You'll like it. The LHT is rad. I really like the blue, though the new black LHT is cool too.
Get the Tubus. The Surly rack is unnecessarily heavy. It's really heavy. Did I mention it's heavy?PomPilot said:Rodar, I was planning on signing up for the Oregon, Intro to Road touring ride/class. It's in Auguust, out of Eugene. Should be a learning experience.
KWL, the other rear rack I'm considering is the Tubus Cargo. All of my current panniers (old REI & Jandd) have one or two hooks for the bottom attachment, so I thought something where those wouldn't move too much was desirable.
I just freeze every time you see through mePomPilot said:Bike arrived at the LBS today. In the morning, we will start fitting it. They still have some work to do, but they already know not to cut the steerer yet. And they haven't wrapped the bars since we don't have the brakes set where they are comfortable for me.
What the heck, here's a snapshot of the bike.