Re: Digest Number 76 comments about my wife's bike
I will post a picture or two of the Trophy with the purple Gustaffson soon.
I can't compare its performance to the stock screen because this one was on
the bike when we bought it.
Richard Anderson asked about if the bike has been lowered:
She is fairly tall (5'9") so she can handle a relatively tall bike.
However, I think the rear wheel assembly has been turned to lower it. I
don't think the front forks have been lowered though. At this point it
doesn't really matter - her confidence with this bike has been shaken from
two low speed dumps so that NOTHING I can do wil make her like it. She has
made up her mind.
Honestly, I was afraid it might be too big even before we bought it, but
she was determined to get this one. Her only previous bike was a very light
and low Suzuki Savage. I felt she should try a bike somewhere in between,
but she doesn't have the bike shopping patience that I do and rushed into
Dave (Beardg) said (in response to Michael's comment: "Chris, sorry to hear
it proved too much for your wife. I would be interested in her"):
>Micheal I think he`s selling the bike.......not the wife.Whew! That looked funny the first time I saw it too. But I knew what he
>What do the politicians say--"taken completely out of context?"
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