Re: WTB Hobbit Rear Baskets

Nick MBC /
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> - schmiddy Wrote:

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> The Hobbit baskets are designed specifically for that model. The larger

> top tapers to a small bottom to compensate for the fucked up geometry of

> that subframe to limit interference when pedaling.

>

> It offers more form than function - more or less just a fashion

> accessory. They are not very robust and most that have survived are

> pretty severely damaged. Best to get detailed photos of the fastening

> brackets because fixes can look fairly ugly.

Thanks for the info! Frankly I want them more for looks than practicality anyway, so their weird shape doesn't bother me. I have a picture of the bracket since I bought the front basket without realizing the bracket for the bolt mount was broken off.

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