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Old 2009-07-29, 10:28 PM   #1
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Performance Bicycle unicycle - Any good?

I'm new to unicycling. At least, I will be when my unicycle arrives. I ordered one at Performance Bicycle. Has anyone had any experience with these? I get the impression most of their house brand bikes are Taiwanese, and have decent parts.

If I had more time, I would have waited for a deal on a Torker, Sun, or Schwinn on everyone's favorite auction site. But I also have a time limit. I posed a challenge at work, for everyone to go outside their comfort zone and try something different. I'll be trying to learn to ride a unicycle.

Has anyone given one of these a shot already?
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Old 2009-07-30, 01:20 AM   #2
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Their store in Philly is nice. I've bought a bunch over different items from them. Every time I've went there my experience has been a positive one.
Plus they have great prices.
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Old 2009-08-05, 02:40 AM   #3
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Well, here it is, starting with the crate. As parts, it didn't seem that sturdy, but felt better as I assembled and tightened everything. Not much for markings anywhere on it. Now, to try to learn to balance on it...

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Old 2009-08-06, 10:43 PM   #4
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when you learn, just don't do any drops or anything. if it turns out you enjoy unicycling and wanna do something else like mountain unicycling or trials, you'll def need a new one...really though whatever style you end up riding youll need a new one.

this, however, will be perfect for learning
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