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Posted in thread: Best brakes for Touring? Disc or Rim? on 08-01-2015 at 09:17 PM
I hope it all works out, Cybersnow! If nothing else, 26" wheels are a good bet from the
parts-availability standpoint. Assuming you go with schrader valves, pretty much any store in
the U.S. which sto...
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 08-01-2015 at 08:21 PM
Hooray! After recovering my bike from the wrench late yesterday, I tested out the new
components this morning with an early-morning birthday-mileage ride to Denver via the Cherry
Creek MUP. 44mi later...
Posted in thread: 2015 Two Spoke Challenge 100,000 Miles on 08-01-2015 at 08:14 PM
Posted in thread: Best brakes for Touring? Disc or Rim? on 07-31-2015 at 12:53 AM
Can I get a touring frame that would allow me to mount both disc and rim brakes? It would be
worth the investment if you could get that....or do I have to go to a custom builder and sell
Posted in thread: Hi all - I'm new here on 07-30-2015 at 11:19 PM
Lots to be said for saving money. Even more for keeping those cranks spinning. Welcome!
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-30-2015 at 11:01 PM
Ouch, no ride for me: it turns out my steed not only needs a new chain and cassette, but a new
middle chainring, and rear wheel hoop, too. The former proved to be worn out, the latter
cracked :eek:. T...
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-29-2015 at 11:42 PM
No cycling for me today :( Bike's gone to hang out with a wrench at the LBS. Time for a new
chain, cassette, and various adjustments.
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-28-2015 at 12:33 AM
With temps in the 90's and a 15-20mph furnace breeze, it was the kind of day that makes it easy
to let the ride slide. I felt the temptation of the couch and a/c, but finally made it into the
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-28-2015 at 12:16 AM
Rode my first 50+ mile ride with Dad and John yesterday! From the start I felt great. Dad
wanted to do the trail first and he pulled 19mph for about 3 miles until John and I passed him
to do our typic...
Posted in thread: 2015 Two Spoke Challenge 100,000 Miles on 07-28-2015 at 12:14 AM