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Old 10-11-2018, 02:53 PM
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My New Ride - Kindhuman

I had been thinking about a new frameset for while and something about this bike just called out to me. Got about 200 miles on it and very happy with it so far.
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Old 10-11-2018, 03:13 PM
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That's a nice looking frame. Especially that blue color! Digging it. Any previous rides you can compare it to?
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Old 10-11-2018, 03:35 PM
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My prior bike was a CAAD10. I simply moved all the components over and copied the fit points exactly so it's truly an apples to apples comparison when comparing the frames. I don't know if I'm feeling a difference or if it's just in my head because I want to feel a difference, but I love the way the bike rides. It's very comfortable, handles great, and from the first ride I felt very confident pushing it through turns at speed.
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Old 10-11-2018, 03:52 PM
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Mean looking bike.
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Old 10-11-2018, 03:59 PM
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They have store in Toronto....I don’t get it.

Seems like just a Chinese open mold that you can buy online cheap, but they’re charging top dollar???




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Old 10-11-2018, 04:06 PM
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I don't think it's an open mold frame, maybe it is, but I don't think so. I also found the price to be pretty reasonable compared to many other options out there. I'm happy with it and that's all that matters to me.
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Old 10-11-2018, 05:03 PM
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Sleek looking ride and if it feels good to you, it is good. Especially If you were pushing through fast corners comfortably from the get go. I see their bikes on CX courses regularly and they are movin'!
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Old 10-11-2018, 05:43 PM
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I don't think it's an open mold frame, maybe it is, but I don't think so. I also found the price to be pretty reasonable compared to many other options out there. I'm happy with it and that's all that matters to me.


Absolutely!!!

Didn’t mean to criticize..I was more curious.

Glad you’re happy with new ride!!


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Old 10-11-2018, 06:25 PM
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Absolutely!!!

Didn’t mean to criticize..I was more curious.

Glad you’re happy with new ride!!


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Old 10-11-2018, 07:37 PM
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Beautiful machine!! Love the color too!!
Way better that the ugly, overdone and boring matte on matte on matte black bikes out there.

Enjoy the ride! Would love to hear more about how it rides.
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Old 10-11-2018, 10:04 PM
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I really like KH bikes. Their sponsorship of cross last few years has been great!

Kudos on a nice looking rig that sounds like it rolls great.
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Old 10-31-2018, 08:25 AM
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Love the "Kind" Blue. Love KH bikes as well, picked up a Kampionne in the early spring in time for road season, and as of two weeks ago picked up a KUDU. Great bikes, affordable price, and direct contact with the owner when you have a question.
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Old 10-31-2018, 08:32 AM
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Man, that is a great looking bike. The shape reminds me of a Bianchi XR, or whatever they call them.
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Old 10-31-2018, 09:18 AM
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Love the "Kind" Blue. Love KH bikes as well, picked up a Kampionne in the early spring in time for road season, and as of two weeks ago picked up a KUDU. Great bikes, affordable price, and direct contact with the owner when you have a question.
Agreed, the process of buying the bike was great. I ordered it online and had a text message from Gavin (one of the owners) within a day with an update on when I could expect the frame. I got further updates as it made it's way through the paint process. When it was getting ready to ship he texted to ask what group I planned to use so they could make sure it was set up with the correct cable stops, grommets, plugs, etc. for what I was using, rather than just throwing them all in a bag and having me install them. Got another text message when it shipped, and traded some pics back and forth with him after it was built, comparing his setup to mine. Pretty simple stuff, but that's one thing separates good from neutral or bad customer service. It certainly made the process smooth and enjoyable.
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Old 10-31-2018, 12:52 PM
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That's incredible customer service. Good to know for future purchases! Thanks for sharing that.
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