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My Bike Friday needs a new home

Keith Adams

Why not yours?  I'd like to get $1,000 for it.

The bike is a 2007 New World Tourist model, made-to-measure (I'm 5'10", and weigh about 250 pounds; the bike includes BF's heavier-gauge tubing as a result) and to my taste.  That means it has:

  • Shimano Tiagra triple crank (50/40/30, I believe); I replaced all the chainrings, along with the chain and cassette, about 1,200 miles ago.
  • Shimano 105 front hub
  • Shimano Capreo rear hub and cassette (and yes I will include the Capreo-specific lock ring tool).  As noted above, the cassette is "relatively" new and should last for several thousand miles.
  • Shimano Tiagra front and rear derailleurs
  • Bike Friday split road bars for easy packing
  • Bar-end indexed shifters
  • Bike Friday folding front and rear racks
  • Avid rim brakes
  • Chris King headset.
  • Samsonite travel suitcase

You'll supply the pedals; we can discuss the seat during negotiations.

My contact information is in my profile.

Overview
Crank set
Rear derailleur and cassette
Brakes
Bike Friday split road bars
Chris King headset

It's got the wear and tear and nicks and scratches that go with a 17 year old bike that was ridden a reasonable amount, but no major dents or dings.

The bike is located in Rockville, Maryland.  I'm happy to deliver it within a 250 mile radius of home, or to split the cost of shipping it in the travel case if it needs to go farther afield.

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