Yes! I already mentioned I hope it has... get this... room for 60mm tires and no TCO! :-)
But I understand if it doesn't. That's the extreme end of the design spectrum, and may not be one of the goals. That doesn't mean it's covered in mucus, either! :-) On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 2:06 PM, Michael_S <mikeybi...@rocketmail.com> wrote: > Perhaps the Hunqapillar will fit your yearing for bigger knobby tired > lugged bikes? It is touted as somwhere between the Atlantis and the > Bombadil. I haven't seen any geometry yet but to me that means at > least a 2.0" 29er tire. Perhaps Grant can fill in the missing geometry > data so those of us who are searching for that kind of bike ( rough > off-road capable) can decide on whether to wait for the 'Hunqa' or > not. > > Mike > Awaiting the Hunqa in SoCal > > > On Feb 2, 8:55 am, cyclotourist <cyclotour...@gmail.com> wrote: > > On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 7:14 AM, Seth Vidal <skvi...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 10:10 AM, Horace <max...@sdf.lonestar.org> > wrote: > > > > I think that for people who think TCO is an issue -- it is, and I > don't > > > try > > > > to change their minds. But I think if someone is wondering whether > it's > > > > going to be an issue for them... it probably isn't. > > > > > TCO was an issue, once, for me on one bike. Then I decided if I was in > > > a place where it could happen I had to be going so slowly that I'd > > > just stop and put a foot down. > > > > > It's not like I have clips or clipless pedals anyway so putting a foot > > > down isn't any extra work. :) > > > -sv > > > > > -- > > > > Grant et al > > > > I was the OP for this conversation, and was wondering about TCO for a > > specific reason: off-road riding an Atlantis with SPD pedals. When I'm > > clicked in, TCO is bad cuz' I'm not the fastest un-clicker-outer. That's > > mainly only a problem on singletrack. My AR doesn't have it, but it only > > fits 42-44mm tires. I'm looking at bikes that fit full 29ers, of which > the > > Atlantis is one. > > > > No disparaging remarks about Atlantis were made or intended at all. > That's > > a GREAT bike, no matter how much mucus is all over it! I'm trying to > > rationalize buying one!!!! > > > > -- > > Cheers, > > David > > Redlands, CA > > > > "Bicycling is a big part of the future. It has to be. There is something > > wrong with a society that drives a car to workout in a gym." ~Bill Nye, > > scientist guy- Hide quoted text - > > > > - Show quoted text - > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "RBW Owners Bunch" group. > To post to this group, send email to rbw-owners-bu...@googlegroups.com. > To unsubscribe from this group, send email to > rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com<rbw-owners-bunch%2bunsubscr...@googlegroups.com> > . > For more options, visit this group at > http://groups.google.com/group/rbw-owners-bunch?hl=en. > > -- Cheers, David Redlands, CA "Bicycling is a big part of the future. It has to be. There is something wrong with a society that drives a car to workout in a gym." ~Bill Nye, scientist guy -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To post to this group, send email to rbw-owners-bu...@googlegroups.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/rbw-owners-bunch?hl=en.