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2012 Kona Asphalt Roundabout Commuter Bike for Women

2012 kona asphalt roundabout commuter bike for women   2012 Kona Asphalt Roundabout Commuter Bike for Women

One of the newest machines for women commuters for 2012 is the Roundabout from Kona Bikes. As a part of the Kona’s purpose-driven collection of assorted bikes called Asphalt, this commuter bike is designed for riders who are looking for a commuter bike that is well-built and nicely simple.

Kona Bikes designed the Roundabout with unique aesthetics. This is achieved through the clever blend of the classic steel Mixte frame with a neat and aerodynamic look. The key to its women-specific feature is its Kona HandPlant handlebar, which provides female riders with a comfortable and upright position.

Riding the 2012 Kona Asphalt Roundabout Commuter Bike for Women is one of the greatest ways for ladies to roam around the city elegantly. Aside from its retro looks, this bike also uses an easy-to-operate and simple 1×9 drivetrain and at the same time allows for a wide range of gears that are…

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Milk Bikes: UK Based Commuter Bikes

milk bikes uk based commuter bikes   Milk Bikes: UK Based Commuter Bikes

England-based Milk Bikes might have produced some of the lowest maintenance commuter bikes out.

According to Milk Bikes founders Mark Meadows and Richard Craven, the company’s goal was to design and market a bike that can easily be taken to work and back on the daily. The two are long time cyclists and commuters who started Milk in 2010 in order to pursue their love for riding to work without the hassle of a high maintenance ride.

A lot of labor and man-hours have been utilized in order to create the designs for the bike’s frameset and forks as well as components to be used for the bike. Currently there are two prototypes being built and tested in Essex, UK. Both of which will be available this spring.

Milk’s frame and fork is constructed from a double-butted 4130 cro-moly tubing coupled with a geometry designed to provide riders great comfort without hampering…

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