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Seeking quality bike for SE Asia & China trip

  • Seby_C

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    Dear all,

    I am looking to buy a second hand bike which will be used for a trip starting in Cambodia and ending in China, which I hope to set off on in around2 months time. I am 6'3" and so need a large frame (ideally 23 inches),and of course it needs to be in great condition to make the trip and then be sold in China.
    If anyone has a bike matching this spec for sale I’d love to hear about it. I live in Siem Reap in Cambodia so if needs be I can make it to most places in Cambodia or even Bangkok and all areas between there and Siem Reap.

    Or I would be extremely grateful if anyone knows of a good quality bikeshop in Bangkok where I can buy second hand bikes and discuss my requirements with the staff? I am aware I am most likely going to have to buy the bike from a shop in Bangkok, but don’t know where to start at this point.

    And same goes for all equipment (panniers, tyres, tubes, puncture kit,etc etc etc) – I need to get hold of all that too so if anyone is selling this stuff please let me know!

    Many thanks in advance!

    #1 Posted: 18/5/2011 - 22:17

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  • goonistik

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    Somebody was selling a pair of bikes

    http://www.travelfish.org/board/post/cycleasia/14611_for-sale---2-fuji-nevada-4-0-mountain-bikes---vietnam

    #2 Posted: 19/5/2011 - 06:57

  • Tilapia

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    Seby,

    Check my last post in the South East Asia forum.

    And sorry for calling you Selby. I have a friend called Selby and it just came out.

    #3 Posted: 19/5/2011 - 21:51

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