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Posted in thread: child trailer vs. in-front child seat on 09-30-2013 at 10:59 PM
one of those seats that attaches just behind the handlebars. No way would I feel safe with that
arrangement. That high center of gravity is just an accident waiting to happen. My son was on
Posted in thread: Thumb shifters VS grip shifters? on 09-06-2013 at 11:02 AM
Yeah, I can see that on a hybrid. Nothing like trying to climb through a technical section on a
MTB and accidentally shifting to a higher gear :mad:I have a fellow biker friend who is
concerned about ...
Posted in thread: Thumb shifters VS grip shifters? on 09-06-2013 at 01:49 AM
Guess I'm the odd man out here. I have both styles on different bikes, and I really prefer the
twisters. These are on hybrid/comfort bikes. I was actually thinking of converting the thumb
shifters on ...
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 08-13-2013 at 07:04 PM
I Hear BanjosBurt Reynolds isn't in this picture. But this is the river. That was one bizarre
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 08-08-2013 at 08:37 PM
These things grew overnight! We have had so much rain the last 3weeks that my trees are
harvesting mushrooms!I believe that's a tree fungus. :(
Posted in thread: Just might be something to this on 08-04-2013 at 07:03 PM
It is a good read. Unfortunately, we live in a society where "Men" are demonized (I'm a guy).
:rolleyes:On the rare occasion when I actually speak (not yell) to someone while riding, if it
a female, I...
Posted in thread: Airless tires? on 08-04-2013 at 12:27 AM
Back to the actual "airless" tires. I've done a bit of reading, I see opinions both ways on
them. Some mention about the weight; from what guys are saying, they are only a couple hundred
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 08-01-2013 at 11:16 AM
I rode - 1 1/2 mile on the MUP, rear flat...I was fighting a bad headache & figured a relaxing
ride might soothe it...long story short, I turned around, pumped the tire up 3 times on the 1
1/2 mile ba...
Posted in thread: A rattle in my handle bars on 07-31-2013 at 10:47 PM
Hold the front brake & turn the wheel to the side; Try to push the bike back & forth - look
for/ feel play in the stem/front fork bearings. I'd bet they need tightened, adjusted. There
are a ton of go...
Posted in thread: After a month off of riding on 07-30-2013 at 11:41 AM
I was blessed with Bell's Palsy on the right side of my face which is basically paralysis of
the facial musclesMy wife experienced that years ago...it is a temporary condition, as far as I