Folding bike Belgium

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    Hi All,

    I have recently bought a Dahon folding bike from Halfords in Kortrijk in Belgium on the way to Brugge, 50% discount cost me Euro275 same bike in the UK £860 what a bargain really chuffed.

    Halfords Kortrijk/Kuurne
    Ringlaan 34
    8500 Kortrijk/Kuurne
    Telefoon: 05/637.02.42
     
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    You are probably right about the rip off, have been travelling regularly for shopping to Belgium and France for 10 years and even with the weak pound still better off

    It was this one couldnt believe my luck

    Dahon Mu SL 2009 Only £860.79
     
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    I just can't believe the UK price. I bought a Dahon full size folding mountain bike for that price 4 years ago.

    Hi Toffs-G - is that a blue roan on your avatar?

    In 2004 I had a good buy in Kortrijk - saved £12,000 on a hymer:thumb:
     
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    Hi

    £12k huge saving

    Indeed a Blue roan Dexter English cocker 7 years old rescued him 3 years ago, other is Benson American Cocker 13 years old rescued June last year:Smile:
     
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    what are these folders like to ride? I currently,have a Trek 1.2 and a Giant Terrago.
     
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    Great to ride I had always had large Raliegh bikes and then when i tried a couple of folders thought wouldn't bother then tried the Dahon and it is not a million miles away from a full size:thumb:
     
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    Hi Mike Rudkin

    I got the Dahon Zero-G because it's full size and folding is just one clip on the frame. I

    Rides like any other ATB I've had. Have worn one set of tyres out so far. Front tyre replaced after a large puncture but rear only replaced when it didn't have enough tread.

    Only time I realise it's a folder is when I put it in the MH's garage:BigGrin:

    Hi Toffs-g

    Happiness is owning a spaniel:thumb:
     
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    Hi Toffs-g

    Happiness is owning a spaniel:thumb:[/QUOTE]

    Aint that the truth:thumb::thumb:
     
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