Just Ordered One of These..

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  1. Jeffrey

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    I just ordered the Finn Maxtor 4.0.. Does anyone have any Fatbike experience?
     
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    Wow, that is nice!

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    What are those bikes used for, swamp riding?
     
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    Sand snow street mountain.. any terrain.
     
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    Street? What is the resistance on them? All street bikes I know have super skinny tires.
     
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    Beach cruisers and Mtn bikes have fat tires, but this takes it to a whole other level.
    This baby ain't built for speed, it's built for everything else.
    Enjoy Jeffrey!

    S5 tap'n
     
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    From what I have read, you adjust the tire pressure to fit the terrine. You can go down to 4lbs for beach/snow and up to 20 for pavement, tho 18 is the most comfortable.
    Fatbikes are much safer for street use. Thin tire bike can get caught in road cracks and there are the potholes to worry about.
    Here in Thailand, they don't know how to build a road making the Fatbike a good choice for me.
     
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    The tire is 4.9 wide...lol
     
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    See!! Everything is getting bigger. Phones were just the start.

     
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    Never been on one personally, but we get plenty of snow up here, so I've seen them around. Bike nuts in the area swear by them and get jealous when someone gets one.

    Personally, I JUST bought a used mountain bike from a local shop this summer for $45. That was a good investment for me in a bike. If I was more serious about it, I might like to have one like that one up there.
     
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    I haven't seen one yet. My mountain bike was almost $500. :( Makes me cry.
     
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