[Yak] Touring on a BF
pfeiffer at tiros.net
Mon Dec 31 08:07:50 CST 2007
Richard Clarke wrote:
> Regarding tires it's a matter of preference. For me I like narrow tires like
> the Stelvio. Much better rolling resistance and I find the comfortable
> especially on the Air Glide. Again it depends on the bike setup and the
> weight you will be carrying.
And the location. Unless the OP is certain he will only ride on the
roads (leaving out a large number of scenic routes and bike paths), then
the Stelvio will be too narrow for touring in Europe -- even more so if
he is carrying panniers.
> Walter is a good guy and will steer you in the right direction...........
Yes, that may be, but I still recommend that the OP carefully check and
double-check both the order as prepared (specs, etc.) and the bike as
Kevin Pfeiffer <pfeiffer at tiros.net>
Kadiner Loft B&B in Berlin http://www.tiros.net/bed-in-berlin/
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