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Will's 62cm Appaloosa

96.5cm PBH - 84.5cm saddle height because I always ride in thin Chuck Taylors. I love this bike so much - all of my bikes are super comfortable but this one slightly edges out the rest and with front and rear racks and fenders its by far my most useful. The rear rack is a sample of one we'll hopefully have in stock later this year. It's like the Nittos, but tig welded instead of brazed and a lot more affordable. I use it to carry a tripod (the legs sit in that tiny pannier and then I toe strap it to the rack) when I feel like shooting sheet film. The handlebar is another sample - it's a 61cm...

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Sergio's 54cm Appaloosa

Sez Sergio: Height: 5'10" PBH: 85.5   I built this Appa to be fun and fun it is. I already had a lot of the parts on hand but getting a few extra bits like the mountain style bar and changing the front rings to be more dirt friendly helped getting it just right. Big O tires with a slight tread make it great for running to the store, noodling around, and riding all around the East Bay. I haven't' felt 'underbiked' yet; this baby is stable pointing up, down, or straight ways.

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