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    Posted: 13 September 2020 at 9:45pm
Need a bike! Just sold my velomobile, and now have nothing. Cue the violins    Anybody got anything interesting? Needs to accommodate a 6’1” lump, so medium frames probably won’t cut it for me. Really fancy a LWB, but am pretty open-minded. Would absolutely love a large Bachetta Bella in yellow but I think that’s being a bit too specific, lol. Maybe even consider another a trike if it’s the right one.
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I'd love a Bella too or another Rans longbase
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My Nazca Fuego advertised here is a fantastic LWB recumbent suits large people OK
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Thanks Alan. I did spot that one on eBay. But it’s both a long way away (Scarborough), and a bit too Heath-Robinson for me. Am slightly concerned that it’s an old, American bike. I’m figuring that any specialist spare parts are going to be tricky to source. Much appreciated though.
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Hi Brian. Hope you are enjoying your new velo. My DFXL has just gone to your neck of the woods. Potential riding buddy?

I did look at your Fuego, but it’s a more of a low racer configuration than I would like. I had a Velotechnik Speed Machine that was very similar, with the tiller steering, and I couldn’t get on with it at all. Also looking for a large frame bike, and I think yours is the medium. I’d much rather be at the lower end on a big bike than the upper end on a small. Ideally, I’d like to be slap-bang in the middle but what are the chances
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