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    Quote Originally Posted by mikva View Post
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    Circe Cycles has a tandem that can be either a tandem or a cargo bike:
    Circe Cycles - Helios Brut load carrier



    It doesn't have the same loading capacity as my Xtracycle, but on the other hand passengers can assist you in pedaling...

    I've never tried a Circe Cycle, so I can't say it if it works in practice, but I like the idea.

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    I wonder if that could be used to change an Adam's Trail-a-Bike into a long-tail platform. If not, I wonder if modification would be feasible...

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    Quote Originally Posted by J_Hopper View Post
    I wonder if that could be used to change an Adam's Trail-a-Bike into a long-tail platform. If not, I wonder if modification would be feasible...
    so freaking cool!
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    School is back in session so I'm back to hauling my four year old to the babysitter. THe seat and stoker bar are homemade:

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    Quote Originally Posted by SelfPropelledDevo View Post

    today I met Bill with his BD and BOB trailer!
    HEY we passed this guy in August 2010 just south of Mendicino, CA. We were biking from the CA/OR border to SF over 9 days. Kind of a hard guy to miss out there on the road with those antlers. I think his set up was well over 100 pounds. I remember one of his plastic containers had written on it "one less RV."
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    thats the guy.

    my buddies started to call him my "Hobo Dad"
    taking note of my rambling ways.

    Bill is one cool guy.
    I wish I were were in Monterey, and I wonder how he is doing.
    I'm sure he could use a buck, not that he'd ask
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    Does this count as a cargo bike? We'll call these the 'Before' pics. It's about to get a restomod. Besides getting cleaned up, I am putting a hitch on the back for a bike trailer, as well as a heavy duty rear cargo rack.



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    Really nice !
    How lucky you are !
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    I would like to see some real world trailer pics. Looking for a lightweight trailer that is easy to attach and detach. Studio pictures are not that useful.

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    Here's mine rigged to carry two boats and small cooler.


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    Quote Originally Posted by ChronoDK View Post
    I would like to see some real world trailer pics. Looking for a lightweight trailer that is easy to attach and detach. Studio pictures are not that useful.

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    My Surly Big Dummy by S.Fuller, on Flickr

    2011 Surly Big Dummy - Size L

    Shimano XT Hubs
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    SRAM 11-34 cassette

    Avid speed dial levers
    Avid 203mm rotors (F & R)
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    Shimano Deore front derailleur
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    Some inner tubes and electrical tape to keep it purdy

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    sfuller- Nice build! Looks great!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChronoDK View Post
    I would like to see some real world trailer pics. Looking for a lightweight trailer that is easy to attach and detach. Studio pictures are not that useful.
    You will find scores of real-world trailer pictures at Bike Forums, here.

    Just about any child trailer can be converted to a light-weight cargo trailer with moderate carrying ability. And, on most you can replace the hitch with the Burley hitch set up (Burley round bar or square bar + the forged hitch).

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    Here's mine...

    ...more upon delivery...
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    I dig what everyone is doing with the cargo bikes, especially the home builders. It makes me excited for my CETMA build.

    Quick question, anyone figure out a economical way to store your cargo bike? I'm just now recognizing how painful it'll be to drag a 9' long bike up and down out of the basement... Gettting a bike locker would be cool, but I don't think there are any long enough.

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    My dummy hauling water for my college cross country team long workout.
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    yep
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    My Yuba Mundo heavy hauler...

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    Phil is that a V4 Mundo? How do you like it? Tell us more!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Solrider View Post
    Phil is that a V4 Mundo? How do you like it? Tell us more!
    Yes, a Mundo v4.
    Comfortable, shifts are easy and positive, decent brakes. Most of my riding is on a lime-rock grade, long wheelbase smooths the ride. Don't notice the weight as long as I keep the spin rate up, could be an everyday utility ride. No heavy hauling yet...
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    Quote Originally Posted by flipr View Post
    Yes, a Mundo v4.
    Comfortable, shifts are easy and positive, decent brakes. Most of my riding is on a lime-rock grade, long wheelbase smooths the ride. Don't notice the weight as long as I keep the spin rate up, could be an everyday utility ride. No heavy hauling yet...
    That has simply gorgeous lines of a cargo bike. I like they did a new design vs the extra/surly route.

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    Poor elderly woman with a Workcycle

    I live here in Boston & on the train saw a woman with a Workcycles trike. She had a VERY cheesy side pull brake on the front and a roller brake that wasn't EVEN CONNECTED She was going to a bike shop to replace the axle anyhow and I told her she had one of the best brakes for that bike you could get and it wasn't connected. I have a small welding and machine shop here and if anyone is building cargo bikes or trikes, let me know, I can do some fabrication.

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    Van Andeln Bakfiets. with electrical motor on front hub. Bought from Netherlands, motor kit from China. Partly self build.

    btw. first time here, been lurking some time, greetings from Finland!

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    Fatbike project.
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    Quote Originally Posted by drstrang View Post
    yep
    Great

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    Yet another Big Dummy... this is really my adventure touring bike.





    Brooks B.17 saddle, Surly Open Bar 40mm Rise, Ergon GP1 Biokork grips, Shimano MX30 pedals.
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    Congrats! ^^^^^^ I love mine and I can't wait to see your adventure pictures.

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    The Fun Mobile.


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    Here's ""THE BEAST""

    This is my Trek Transport. Which has been called ""THE BEAST"" for obvious reasons....

    ""THE BEAST""


    Picking it up at the LBS


    Semi-loaded for a ride with the stock side bag


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    Bring on the night!!!!!

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    Those are some pretty cool monstrosities... those are some pretty amazing bikes. I'd never own one, but wow... some really gorgeous bikes

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pigtire View Post
    The Fun Mobile.
    Nice!

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    My cargo mountain bike

    My Mundo

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    Yuba Mundo v.1.1

    Here's some pic's of my 1st generation Yuba Mundo... I paid $300 used, from a Chico State College Student, two years ago.

    The day I took this photo, I was hauling lunch for two, and beer, for the Bunny and I. 20mile ride from Shasta Dam to the Sundial Bridge, along the Shasta Dam Rail Trail to the Sacramento River Trail...great ride!

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    Sweet deal...

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    Quote Originally Posted by LongtailJunkie View Post
    Sweet deal...
    Thanks Mr. Long..... I was going to post other pics, but for some reason, my photo uploads keep failing.
    Yeah, well, you know...that's just like your opinion man! -The Dude- 1998
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    You got a good buy and a very nice bicycle to boot.

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    I put a new "wrap Around" deck on my bike.


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    woah, the wrap around is pretty sweet.

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    Wrap around with more holes in it

    I had to trim off the front most sections by a couple inches because my heels were hitting and I added some more holes for tie down points. It turns out they are perfect for hauling my daughters bike. The "Back Porch" is a good picnic table too. Wrap around decks are going to be the latest trend, I just know it. Wrap around decks will be a cargo bike status symbol, The bigger the deck the cooler the person!!!!! Soon 5ft wide decks made of 1inch plywood will be common. Some Wrap Arounds will get caster wheels on the corners for "emergency side landings."





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    Quote Originally Posted by damnitman View Post
    ...more upon delivery...
    Did you get your bike?

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    This is my new ride.
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    what tyres are those?
    velociraptors?
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    Quote Originally Posted by SelfPropelledDevo View Post
    what tyres are those?
    velociraptors?
    Yes they are and I got them @ REI for 25.00 each and free shipping.
    They sure do hum when you ride lol.

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    Nice

    Quote Originally Posted by kdc1956 View Post
    This is my new ride.
    That thing looks pretty gnarly with those tires. Like those bars and the shifters. Now you have to get it dirty.

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    Yea, that is gnarly with those tires. I really like the way it looks especially with those bars. Good job putting it together.

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    KDC, great build. It turned out sweet. Those bars and bar end shifters really snaz it up.

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    LDW, Nice wrap around deck idea. I'd round the back corners off, but that's me.

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    Seems as though it is time for me to post a couple recent pictures of my Big Dummy:



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    Air horns, FAROUT...

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    Quote Originally Posted by LongtailJunkie View Post
    KDC, great build. It turned out sweet. Those bars and bar end shifters really snaz it up.
    Thanks it sure took a lot of money to build but I have what I need to help my self with out burning gas all the time.Now my wife says she wants one now lol

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    Build her an Xtracycle for the time being.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aaronpv2 View Post
    Not to many pics of 2011 builds so I thought I would post.
    does that fender in the first pic come with the extra cycle kit???

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    New H-bar setup and knobby tires for winter commuting:

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    Nice setup!!!!!

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    very cool.
    especially dig the old school Cdale
    I had done a convert job on a '99-ish F900, and the chain rubbed the seatstay when in the last 3-or-so cogs.
    Like a dummy I rode it any way, until I cut a hole into the seatstay with the chain.

    so... FYI
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    how exactly does one post pics here? it asks for a link, do you need a flicker acct? - edit got a flickr acct
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    Big Woody


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    Quote Originally Posted by SRALPH View Post
    Big Woody

    really beautiful bike!

    finally figured this out, heres mine:
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    I really like this bike!

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    Quote Originally Posted by TerikE View Post
    I really like this bike!
    yep.....they are a great bike!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by SelfPropelledDevo View Post
    today I met Bill with his BD and BOB trailer!

    SelfPropelledDevo, do you happen to know what water bottle cages those are, on Little Hobo's Big Dummy, holding those 40 oz canteens? I have desperately searched the internet and came up with nothing. I would really like to add those to my bikes. If anyone has any information, I would sincerely appreciate it, thanks!
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    That big woody is great. Massive tires!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtnfiend View Post
    HEY we passed this guy in August 2010 just south of Mendicino, CA. We were biking from the CA/OR border to SF over 9 days. Kind of a hard guy to miss out there on the road with those antlers. I think his set up was well over 100 pounds. I remember one of his plastic containers had written on it "one less RV."
    That guy has some legs then, I notice he doesn't have the small chainring up front. That doesn't give him much love in terms of a low gear with the Alphine 8 speed IGH.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gritter View Post
    SelfPropelledDevo, do you happen to know what water bottle cages those are, on Little Hobo's Big Dummy, holding those 40 oz canteens? I have desperately searched the internet and came up with nothing. I would really like to add those to my bikes. If anyone has any information, I would sincerely appreciate it, thanks!
    I think those cages are either topeak xl or bbb bbc fueltank. Salsa makes an "Anything" cage thats pretty nice too. BBB BBC-15 - FuelTank XL Bottle Cage or Topeak® Cycling Accessories or Salsa Cycles | Components
    I love that Hobo guys bike, I like the Hobo too, seems like a nice guy, I would vote for him if he ran for president, seems cooler than all the candidates. The guy is pulling a B.O.B trailer via a custum hitch. Check it out, I think the pics are about half way down on this page: Post Pics of your Cargo Bike
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lone Desert Walker View Post
    I think those cages are either topeak xl or bbb bbc fueltank. Salsa makes an "Anything" cage thats pretty nice too. BBB BBC-15 - FuelTank XL Bottle Cage or Topeak® Cycling Accessories or Salsa Cycles | Components
    I love that Hobo guys bike, I like the Hobo too, seems like a nice guy, I would vote for him if he ran for president, seems cooler than all the candidates. The guy is pulling a B.O.B trailer via a custum hitch. Check it out, I think the pics are about half way down on this page: Post Pics of your Cargo Bike
    Thank you, Lone Desert Walker!!! That BBB Fuel Tank XL looks stout! I read a review of the topeak, and their plastic upper strap broke within a day, the BBB Fuel Tank XL looks like it should be an aluminum clamp for the upper portion! Too bad no one in the United States sells them; hopefully someone will ship me one... The Salsa Anything Cage needs too many bottle bosses/braze-ons and I don't want to mess with repainting my frame, and I'd hate to leave one hole empty...

    I just ordered the BBB's from Charlie the Bike Monger!!!! Whoo Hooo!!! THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!

    Oh, I did check out Hobo's trailer welding arrangement. A little more than I need, considering I've elongated my BOB YAK trailer to be twice as long with huge motorcycle panniers over the larger rear wheel. The trailer with the Big Dummy is some serious cargo!
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    Hello everyone! Hope to share ideas with you and learn more about cargo bikes in the process.

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    Big Dummy

    Here's mine. I made the deck pad and mudflaps so far.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GravyBones View Post
    Here's mine. I made the deck pad and mudflaps so far.
    Looks GREAT!!!!! Love your fenders.....who makes those or did you do that yourself?
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    Quote Originally Posted by BeastRider View Post
    Looks GREAT!!!!! Love your fenders.....who makes those or did you do that yourself?
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    My latest updates on the Yuba Mundo - notes on how to make the canopy are on my blog.
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    Quote Originally Posted by YouAin'tGotJack View Post
    My latest updates on the Yuba Mundo - notes on how to make the canopy are on my blog.
    That's fast becoming quite the setup!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by BeastRider View Post
    That's fast becoming quite the setup!!!!!
    Thanks Harry! During the blazing hot summers here I have a sun screen that goes over the canopy, just like the rain screen- except it still lets the wind through but blocks 80% of UV rays- that way the little toddler arms and legs don't get too crispy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by YouAin'tGotJack View Post
    Thanks Harry! During the blazing hot summers here I have a sun screen that goes over the canopy, just like the rain screen- except it still lets the wind through but blocks 80% of UV rays- that way the little toddler arms and legs don't get too crispy.
    True......don't want the kids getting TOO fried.......then they would lose the excitement of the ride.........good idea!!!!!
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    i never thought that bike can be transformed like these~That's really interesting!

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    Quote Originally Posted by cheukitout View Post
    i never thought that bike can be transformed like these~That's really interesting!

    Here's some of the different things I have done with mine......

    Dressed up for a Christmas Parade.....


    Riding on a cold day....


    LED lights....





    Woodgrain inserts added....


    Just out riding....
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    ... and if we just ...


    Here is my grocery getter. Troker with a lot of baskets and lights, it even get me to school.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rollinlegend View Post

    Here is my grocery getter. Troker with a lot of baskets and lights, it even get me to school.

    No photo.....
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    Slight Change.....

    I spent the past few days reworking my lights. I was looking for more of a "glow" effect than the "glare" effect that I had. Here's a photo of it....what do you think?????
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    Hi, just bought this not to long ago, have cleaned
    it up, but haven't decided yet on what to do with it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Loudviking View Post
    Hi, just bought this not to long ago, have cleaned
    it up, but haven't decided yet on what to do with it.
    It's a 1972 Worksman.
    Looks GREAT. Those bad boys are almost indestructible!!!!!
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    New Big Dummy

    I think she wants to be a touring bike.
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    Reformed Lurker

    I have been lurking around here long enough. Great place for information and eye candy!
    Here is my new love. Just about tweaked and on a shake down ride. BTW the extracycle bags roll up onto the deck and are there under the Swiss bag for when I need them.
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    Some TRULY aweome bikes in here!!!
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    Loaded with Cold beer!!

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    My Dummy

    Here's my Dummy.



    Currently it has the big plush Fat Franks on it. I love those balloon tires.

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    i <3 this thread!!!!

    cant wait to go dumb.

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    Yuba Mundo Fat Bike

    Built with Surly Pugsley fork and Surly (Inova) tires.
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    Dual piston hydraulics installed.


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    Fox,I'm LOVING that sweetest of Mundo's!!!

    Finally,after all these years of wanting one-and after having life prevent the brand new Mundo I wanted recently (just postponed,not cancelled ),I have myself a previously owned (though never assembled) Xtracycle kit on the rear of my ol TREK. Got it in today. No "real" ride,but I got a test ride in around the block,can't WAIT to load it up and give 'er a real ride

    A little tweaking in cockpit length,and maybe a better fork down the road (RST shoulda called that boat anchor "CRAPPA CL" insteada "CAPPA CL",LOL! But it was in the parts been and the only 26"er fork I had left,so it went on )



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    wooo hooo

    Quote Originally Posted by longhaultrucker View Post
    Fox,I'm LOVING that sweetest of Mundo's!!!

    Finally,after all these years of wanting one-and after having life prevent the brand new Mundo I wanted recently (just postponed,not cancelled ),I have myself a previously owned (though never assembled) Xtracycle kit on the rear of my ol TREK. Got it in today. No "real" ride,but I got a test ride in around the block,can't WAIT to load it up and give 'er a real ride

    A little tweaking in cockpit length,and maybe a better fork down the road (RST shoulda called that boat anchor "CRAPPA CL" insteada "CAPPA CL",LOL! But it was in the parts been and the only 26"er fork I had left,so it went on )



    excuse me while I do a happy dance in SW Washington- you got your cargo bike- HUGE CONGRATS !!!!!

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    Thank you so kindly my NW'tern friend! It should do nicely until next tax season when I can do the Mundo
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    Quote Originally Posted by longhaultrucker View Post
    Thank you so kindly my NW'tern friend! It should do nicely until next tax season when I can do the Mundo

    CONGRATS on the new ride!!!!!
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    Way to go longhaultrucker!

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    Many thanks,guys
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    Not the smallest gear when packed-the inexpensive stuff in Xmarts-but not overly heavy either and fit our meager budget (ie: most of what I had after selling the Jabberwocky and paying some bills with it),but after having used all of it in the back yard over the weekend...just for kicks...I loaded it all up on the Trekstracycle today. Still some small items needed (for eg,camp kitchen kit,but we'll scrounge that from the home-kitchen),didn't load up any clothes changes (2 stes to ride,1-2 set for camp),fishing gear,and such,but in addition to the Boy wanting to pull that kiddie trailer behind his bike if we need more room,LOL,I still have one entire side-bag empty other than it's small tool kit,tubes,bungies,etc...








    Sorry this is a bit off subject,LOL,but the first Nick & Dad mini-tour/bike-campig is coming and I can't WAIT!
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    Good job!

    Looks like a good set up Long Haul Trucker, Hope your camping trip goes well.

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