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Posted in thread: Just got my first road bike. on 11-22-2015 at 02:19 PM
Judging by the bar tape still being in relatively pristine shape; especially for what looks
like white cork tape, it looks like this bike has not seen much use at all.Things I would
check; how do the ...
Posted in thread: Pics from Our Rides on 11-21-2015 at 11:24 PM
Took the Macaframa out for a ride out to Pinole Valley Road, and into the countryside and its
lovely rolling hills and valleys. Got a lot of double-takes from cyclists; I imagine there are
not a whole...
Posted in thread: What do you carry on person? on 11-21-2015 at 06:27 PM
In addition to what others said; I would add food (energy bars, etc.) and water (bottle cages
are your friends).If you have two spots for attaching and two bottles, on shorter rides, you
can fill one ...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 11-20-2015 at 12:40 AM
As the temperatures continue to dip down to Calif. Cold (you know - below 60-degrees - we are
spoiled when it comes to ACTUAL cold), it was time to invest in some additional kit for the
chillier of da...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 11-13-2015 at 12:13 AM
Wasn't that a Gordon Lightfoot song? "The legend lives on from the Bay Area on down of the blue
bike they called Il Toro~Blu. yea yea I'm sure of it.As long as it's not The Wreck of the Il
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 11-12-2015 at 10:41 PM
In your post what is that naked blue frame hanging on the wall?Sweet deal!! I really like the
Vuelta Pista crankset - I love mine and can't see paying upteen hundreds of dollars for a
Sugino or Omnium...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 11-12-2015 at 03:11 PM
I looked at this bike, Cinelli Vigorelli. Then yesterday the guy emailed and said if I wanted
it and I could pick it up today (yesterday) I could have it for $350.00:eek: He also gave me
the Vuelta cr...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 11-12-2015 at 03:08 AM
As my stable of bikes grows; sadly, my available floor space diminishes, so a solution was
needed that was not an eyesore and I found a great little wall hanger at my LBS (Archer Bike,
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 10-30-2015 at 07:01 PM
Couldn't let it go could you. Had to get that BLUE bidon holder on there didn't you?Until I get
Il Toro~Blu rebuild; I have to represent somewhere!! LOL!!! :D
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 10-29-2015 at 11:10 PM
Some pics from the garden; a closer look at a common visitor; a flower ready to greet the
world; a final tomato bud for the season; and my little wandering daisy, Miss Gretchen, returns
home for some ...