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Tell us about the things you like about lightweight racers

What hits your soft spot

When did you fell in love with it

How you know about it, and so on ...



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Must say the technological advancement during that period
Those bicycle builders truly out perform themselves



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I must say its evolution of human transportation.

Light and Fast is the key.

 



-- Edited by Duff_Beer on Tuesday 23rd of April 2013 06:06:21 PM

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I have a soft spot for chromed head lugs and fork crowns.

Also, I love the way an older racing bike can flex in tune with your pedal stroke, so that you can ride a bigger gear with less fatigue. You aren't going any faster, but sometimes it just feels right to pedal an 80+ inch gear at a lower cadence, and it just feels effortless.

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