Bicycle Addict wrote:
Hi guys, I have not posted in a while, I needed to get some bikes finished and move them on. I have built up an old frame I have had for a while as a ride anywhere type bike, I will now try too post some pics?
Ace, that worked so your thoughts weather they be cruel or kind would be greatly received.
'I have not posted in a while' and not likely to the way some forum users react to what is a pretty benign build.
It is not a 29er.
It is not a CX bike
It is just a normal bicycle with wide bars and slick tyres - so what. It will do the job that is requested of it and its non the worse for it.
If that upsets some of you so much then dont reply to the thread. Who cares what some country wastes its next bandwagon money on? How is that relevant?
Is this bike the prettiest? No!
Will this bike win BotM? No!
Is it function over form? Yes!
Is it nice & practical? Yes!
He asked for opinions; "so your thoughts weather they be cruel or kind would be greatly received"
I gave mine.
People disagreed. and stated why.
I stated my position and why I thought so.
I could care less what POC he or you feel compelled to ride, It does not upset me at all. nonetheless I still contend slicks on a 26" bike are lame.
It's a internet forum where the OP asked for opinions. If you don't like my opinion , don't read the thread.