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Slow Down and Ride the Right Way

That sounded like a preachy title. And wear a helmet! And use the bike lane! And signal and stop and… no, no, just kidding. It was an excuse to show two photos together, for science. Above, I always love coming … Continue reading

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Ye Blacke Death with Escort

When I got the CM, or rather, when I was planning for it, I made the decision to use a roof rack system this time instead of my tried and true rear hitch rack method as per the previous cars. … Continue reading

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Ye Black Death Commuter Kit

Another great ride in. Well, less great in that home and work are both ridiculously stressful (my kitchen is being torn apart and my family displaced, while the deadlines and unknowns threaten to bury me at the office) BUT BUT … Continue reading

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Quick-Release For Nutted Axles

`originally posted by Ironlung now THIS is interesting — a quick-release for threaded axles. personally, i have no need or desire for it, but i can see at least a couple of instances in which it might be beneficial. firstly, if you … Continue reading

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Red Hook Vig 2013 and Why I Want to Murder the Winner

Another year, another AMAZING looking Vig repaint for the victor. WANT TO YOUCH THE HEINEY, as Go Dorito would say* *if the Red Hook repaint was Jessica Alba, or equivalent model. _________________

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Revenge of the Pathlete

This morning, I was riding to work on my grocery getter fixie, with a bunch of stuff in the basket, a backpack on, and listening to some sweet tunes. A guy came up on me, hugged my wheel for a … Continue reading

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Carpetbagger Ride Week

Lately, instead of riding a different bike each day or so, I’ve been doing bike weeks. I only get to ride three days of the work week instead of the previous five (kid commuting on the other two days) so … Continue reading

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Wrongbike Ride Week

It was Wrongbike week… granted, only two days, and I rode the grocery getter home tonight, loaded up with salmon, burittos and tomato lime soup… but still. Wrongbike is built from an old Vista frame from a complete bike I … Continue reading

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Cinelli VIG X DVS

How dope is this shot? Very dope. This build is being sent over to DVS for a photo shoot. Unrelated, if you read about any break-ins at DVS, nothing to see here, just keep on walking…. _________________

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Whither the Vig

If you know me at all, you know I like Cinellis, and I don’t fear change. When I caught wind of the new domestic USA 2013 Vigorelli after the trade show last year, I got REALLY into it. I surprised … Continue reading

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