Turbo trainer or exercise bike

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Jul 2011
8:30am, 20 Jul 2011
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Maclennane
Why would I get a stand for my own bike rather than a thing specifically designed to go nowhere? It's been a long time since I went on the latter and I've only done 2 mins on someone else's turbo
Jul 2011
8:46am, 20 Jul 2011
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Durham Dawdler
with a turbo trainer, you are using your own bike set up for your size and how you ride it. You get a realistic ride position which you don't with an exercise bike
Jul 2011
8:46am, 20 Jul 2011
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Old Croc
turbo means a two for one - indoor on the trubo or out on the road - and exercise bike doen't offer that choice.
Jul 2011
8:56am, 20 Jul 2011
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Keefy Beefy
Space is one reason. Turbo trainers are quite small.
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8:58am, 20 Jul 2011
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Old Croc
cant hang as much washing on the turbo trainer as on an exercsise bike

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