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Posted in thread: My front V-Brake is squealing like a pig??? on 04-12-2017 at 04:48 PM
Another trick for toe-in is using post it stickies. A few the thickness of a business cards (my
experience is about 15 stuck together work) will stick to the rim so you can release them and
not have t...
Posted in thread: My front V-Brake is squealing like a pig??? on 04-11-2017 at 09:46 PM
Adjust the toe in. Always have to do this on Cantilevers but it will work on V Brake also. Also
the lever needs be a little squishy if it is instant and a hard pull it will squeak and stop
Posted in thread: Lost a fellow cyclist yesterday. on 04-07-2017 at 03:46 AM
Very sad event. Sorry to for your loss.
Posted in thread: Not my fault, but I feel sooo bad on 03-03-2017 at 10:42 PM
...[snip]...It's bad enough with a road bike hoping to be seen, but trikes are a lot lower and
drivers aren't used to looking down for oncoming traffic.I hear that. I don't worry about
getting hit fr...
Posted in thread: Not my fault, but I feel sooo bad on 03-03-2017 at 07:21 PM
I think it’s important for drivers to see bicyclists as people, not as traffic
obstructions, or annoyances. To help present bicyclists as people, I always wave and smile at
drivers in passing, k...
Posted in thread: traditional saddlebags on 02-21-2017 at 10:23 PM
Very classy bag!
Posted in thread: How to avoid bicycle accidents? on 02-11-2017 at 03:57 PM
Thanks for pulling this up. #3 is especially true. 'Telegraph' your moves. ex: When you plan on
taking a lane, make the move right away with a signal. Don't just kinda meander over toward the
Posted in thread: How to avoid bicycle accidents? on 02-10-2017 at 05:42 PM
Here's a little different take on crash avoidance.The League of American Bicyclists Smart
Cycling classes talk about “5 Layers of Safety” to minimize the chances of crashing. 1: Bike
Control: Don’t fa...
Posted in thread: Florida?? on 01-14-2017 at 12:52 PM
Another cool spot is Inverness, about 75 mi north east of Tampa, 45 mi south east of Ocala, 20
mi west of Crystal River. It is approximately the mid-point of the 46 mi Withlacoochie State
Posted in thread: We Lost a Bicyclist this Week on 12-21-2016 at 05:09 PM
Denver,My prayers are with you and your family.