This Holiday M1 bicycle from Hollandia offer the authentic Amsterdam experience. It comes with front and rear Dutch-style racks. The Hollandia bike is made for men, with 26-inch wheels. A silver bell is attached to the vinyl-wrapped handlebars....more
This Holiday M1 bicycle from Hollandia offer the authentic Amsterdam experience for those who think the journey is half the fun. This bicycle features a Hi-Ten TIG frame, three-piece crank and alloy metal parts including rims, stem and kickstand.
Frame: Hi-Ten TIG
Brown vinyl grips and saddle
Alloy parts include rims, quick release, stem, kickstand
Wheels: 26 inches
Front and rear dutch style racks
Front and rear fenders
Dimensions: 28 inches high x 8 inches and wide x 53 inches long
In regards to what another reviewer terms as "unsafe", the "problem" she describes is known as toe overlap and is very common, especially on bicycles with smaller frames and larger wheels. It's not an unsafe condition and the majority of riders who experience toe overlap never have a problem while riding. The overlap occurs mostly at very low speeds and riders adjust their pedal position accordingly, soon becoming second nature. Also, if the majority of cyclist are pedaling with the arch of their foot in the middle of the pedal as claimed, they are doing it wrong. The proper foot position on a pedal is for the ball of the foot to be positioned over the center of the pedal. This bicycle is no more unsafe than the millions of other bicycles that have toe overlap.
How accurate was the sizing? Ok
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Average Quality
Was the product free of any manufacturer defects? Yes
Purchased for my husband, who is not a novice bike purchaser. I can't believe Overstock would carry or ship this horrible junk.
We liked that it says it's from Hollandia,Amsterdam, and I was going to order the women's model eventually. Well, actually, it's like Heys USA luggage. NOT!! DESIGNED in whatever country, produced in China.
The bike is very short lengthwise, much shorter than the 28" bike we already own, but cute and loved the racks, even though the welds in the frame are not well done, so I decided I would keep it for shopping, since my husband could not ride it. Well, no one can ride this bike, unless they have prosthetic feet that do not possess toes. As most humans I have observed peddle with the arch of their foot on the center of the peddle, I must conclude the designers and product testers of this bike were chimpanzees. The peddle almost hits front wheel, about an inch away. I cannnot even donate this dangerous hazard to anyone.
Do not waste your time or money with this defective mistake. The only reason I was given free return shipping is because I've purchased so much. If you are not a "valued customer", too bad for you. You will get the privilege of unpacking, assembling, disassembling and repacking, as well as paying to return it. If you make it through your first ride alive or uninjured.
How accurate was the sizing? ?
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Not bad. Would have kept it if you didn't nearly kill yourself when you turn.
Was the product free of any manufacturer defects? NO!! The peddle nearly hits the front wheel, and your foot will if you don't peddle tippy-toe.
I am a male 300lbs would this bike be good for me and if not could you suggest some other bikesdeputy2550 on Aug 26, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello deputy2550, there are many things to be aware of as a larger cyclist. In my research for this question, I discovered having a steel frame with alloy wheels along with larger, properly inflated tires and a nice saddle seat are important. It is also possible that the rear wheel may need a trip to your local bike shop for beefing up and tuning the spokes. I like this bike: Item #: 13674017. 28 inch tires, steel frame and steel alloy wheels and steel seat post with a nice saddle, the bike in question has an aluminum frame. I hope this helps, thank you for stopping in. Rochelle Boverstockcustomercare2 on Aug 27, 2014
Hello highdesertgal6! I love this bike! This fun bike is made in China. I hope this helps. Thanks for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 21, 2013
What is the maximum weight capacity this bike is designed for?renae7 on Jun 7, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello renae7, Overstock does not weight test items. Thank you for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 13, 2013
How much weight is the front rack built for? Is it made out of steel and welded to the bike?lilly777888 on Feb 7, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your inquiry. The rack is made of steel and is not welded to the bicycle. The rack is mounted to the bicycle with clamps. A safe weight capacity for this type of rack is 25 pounds.
overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 11, 2013
Thank you for your interest. This item is a single speed. Please feel free to browse our site to find a multiple-speed bike to fit your needs. Feel free to contact us again with any further questions.overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 13, 2012
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