|is there something like a "retro" frame geometry?||colker|
Apr 26, 2002 2:03 PM
|btw, when was modern road geometry (classic euro stage race) established?|
|Simple: think "laid back" nm||Djudd|
Apr 26, 2002 2:29 PM
|re: is there something like a "retro" frame geometry?||gtx|
Apr 26, 2002 8:31 PM
|this is pretty retro
|an early mountain bike...||colker|
Apr 27, 2002 4:47 AM
|those early bontragers, ritcheys...very comfortable.|
|I rode an early Fisher ...||Humma Hah|
May 1, 2002 4:10 PM
|... and instantly adored the handling. All other MTB's seemed "twitchy" to me, but the Fisher felt just like my comfy, ultra-stable old Schwinn cruiser.
Well, surprise, surprise! Fisher got started MTBing by downhilling Schwinn Excelsiors. When he started designing frames, he copied all the key dimensions of the Excelsior, the predecessor of my canti.
|and fischer sold a cruiser back in the nineties.||colker|
May 2, 2002 5:34 AM
|an excelsior copy with curved top tube, seat stays and long, looooong chainstays.|
|You thinking of the Breezer Ingaz X?||Humma Hah|
May 2, 2002 3:37 PM
|I could have been talked into buying an Iggy ... wasn't sure I wanted the 7-speed Nexus hub. The chromo frame made that bike relatively light compared to the original.
Did Fisher make one too?