Monthly Archives: April 2010

Bike Build Process Log: Crook- Drop it Like it’s HAWT

When I built up Crook initially, I was working under a worst-case-scenario mindset. As I’ve ridden it awhile now, I’ve found many things to tweak back away from that state. The first to go was the third layer of gel on the bars. Next was some seat heig… Continue reading

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Bike Build Process Log: Ghostal – Naked Bulls

So after a ride on Ghostal with the bulls, i decided to go whole hog and push the grips up to the top instead of the drops. I like my hand position default to be wherever the break-I-mean-brake is, and I have a shot lever up near the stem, so it seemed… Continue reading

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team lope’s ALC participation picked up by prolly!

we’re thrilled to announce that thanks to the very fortunate timing of an unexpected chain of events, the TLTC’s participation in ALC9 got picked up by PROLLY!we’re huge fans of prolly around here, and it looks like he’s becoming a fan of us, too.we’ve… Continue reading

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AIDS lifeCycle 9, now featuring the team lope tyre clubbe

hey TRDL/R3 army!as many of you remember, ironlung PARTICIPATED in a charity fundraiser 585-mile bike ride called the AIDS lifeCycle in the summer of ’08. it’s an amazing event and over the last several years, it’s raised over $11M/year for AIDS and H… Continue reading

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Bike Build Process Log: Ghostal Whitecaps

Today, in between honeydos and home projects and Easter basket assembly, I took a much-needed opportunity and tidied up the bikeBasement(tm) still wrecked from that furious Fix-e 3.0 build a few weeks back. After I got everything on the pegboards and c… Continue reading

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