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by jerrysimon
9 Apr 2012, 4:43pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: SRAM A2 Automatix; introduction to the internals
Replies: 110
Views: 179872

Re: SRAM A2 Automatix; introduction to the internals

Very interesting. I have one of these to (also supplied by Alan) and used it to replace my S/A S2C on my Moulton TSR2. IMHO it's a much better implementation of a two speed hub than the S2C, which I found unpredictable (locked up some times) and inconsistent in terms of gear changes. http://farm8.st...
by jerrysimon
14 Jun 2011, 6:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back
Replies: 126
Views: 17692

Re: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back

Well as I have four other bikes in the end I decided to hold fire. This really is a great deal though. They have two left (though it says one as I think they have not yet cancelled my reservation) but note these are only 18" frames. If you add PPBIKE in the discount code you will get another 10...
by jerrysimon
13 Jun 2011, 8:56am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back
Replies: 126
Views: 17692

Re: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back

Yes and 8 is more than I need in Cambridge :shock:

Decisions decisions.... nice that now I am older I can have the option :D

Regards

Jerry
by jerrysimon
13 Jun 2011, 7:25am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back
Replies: 126
Views: 17692

Re: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back

Well have to make my mind up today :?

Halfords are suppose to be bringing out a whole new range in the next couple of months. I wonder what the chances are of them bringing out a belt drive version of this bike :?:

Regards

Jerry
by jerrysimon
12 Jun 2011, 3:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back
Replies: 126
Views: 17692

Re: that the 'ultimate commuter' is back

Well I just caught up with this thread having seen one of these in my local Halfords. I think it is one of the last ones. It has the vertical dropouts which I think you are all saying is the preferred model ? I was told (I haven't picked it up yet), it also has slightly newer brake controls/fluid re...