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Our Commutes Look Pedestrian By Comparison

Ari Goldberger temporarily solved a commuting nightmare by living out a child's snow-day dream.Goldberger, a 29-year-old guitar technician in the Boston area, was bicycling from work on the night of…Continue

Tags: boston, tunneling, commuting, winter, snow

Started on Sunday

Current GPS Devices - the good, the bad, the MEH?
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I am tired of changing batteries in multiple cycling computers and having different computers on different bikes, etc.  I am thinking about a Garmin or similar GPS system (I don't want to rely on my…Continue

Tags: smartphone, bluetooth, electronics, watch, speedometer

Started this discussion. Last reply by peter moormann Jan 31.

FS: Kids' Specialized Hotrock 20" 6-speed

For sale is a kids' Specialized Hotrock with 20" wheels and 6 speeds.  Three kids learned to ride on this.  Apart from some battle scars, some of which are shown in the photos, it's in good shape.…Continue

Tags: 20", Hotrock, Mountain, Kids, Specialized

Started Sep 14, 2014

SOLD: Adams Trail-a-Bike Original Folder with 2 Hitches - $60

For sale is a black Adams Trail-a-Bike "Original Folder" (now called the "Original Folder One":  …Continue

Tags: child, bell, kids, trailer, adams

Started Sep 14, 2014

 

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Our Commutes Look Pedestrian By Comparison

Ari Goldberger temporarily solved a commuting nightmare by living out a child's snow-day dream.Goldberger, a 29-year-old guitar technician in the Boston area, was bicycling from work on the night of Feb. 11 when he noticed that the bike path ahead was blocked by what he later described as a "15-foot mountain of snow," presumably the result of ploughs piling up the city's ceaseless snowfall. After carrying his bike over the giant mound, Goldberger posted a photo to his Facebook page, and asked…See More
Sunday
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Yasmeen's discussion Flat Pedals vs. Clipping In - What do you prefer? Does it depend on the type of ride?
"Why, yes sir! Sorry to doubt you."
Feb 15
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Yasmeen's discussion Flat Pedals vs. Clipping In - What do you prefer? Does it depend on the type of ride?
"Not having to (or being able to) readjust your foot position is not a positive quality, IMHO. "
Feb 14
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to notoriousDUG's discussion Pets of Chainlink
"I was going to say:  Beardie is taking it too literally. "
Feb 13
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Yasmeen's discussion Flat Pedals vs. Clipping In - What do you prefer? Does it depend on the type of ride?
"I am unconvinced that clipless does anything for efficiency.  That said, I like riding clipless, especially in the winter and in wet weather.  I have several different pairs of Shimano dual platforms, including the rat-trap style ones,…"
Feb 13
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to notoriousDUG's discussion Pets of Chainlink
" Pitbulls are ambivalent about the cold."
Feb 12
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Go inside the only bike park built underground
"Road trip!"
Feb 10
Andy Moss 9.5 commented on JustWill's event Annual Spring Ride to Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora, IL
"Yay!  I can finally go! "
Feb 9
Andy Moss 9.5 is attending JustWill's event
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Annual Spring Ride to Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora, IL at Two Brothers Roundhouse, Aurora IL

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With spring possibly springing early this season, I think it's time to schedule my Annual Spring Ride to Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora.As always, the meeting point:9:00 AM at Clark and Lake CTA station to take the Blue line to Forest Park then ride the IPP to Aurora and drink and eat lunch at Two Brothers Roundhouse. We will leave no later than 9:15 on the Blue Line toward Forest Park10:00 AM at Forest Park Blue Line stationIf you are riding all the way from the city, then please make sure…See More
Feb 9
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Haddon's discussion "London Taxi Chief Compares Cyclists To Islamic State Militants"
"Seems a bit of an over-reaction."
Feb 9
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"Indeed, the streets are NOT salted and are covered in a thin layer of ice, especially near the curb.  I went down once but fortunately no injury or damage (although my chain broke (!) 3 blocks from my office).  "
Feb 9
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"For the most part, Madison between Oak Park and Ashland was OK. There are some piles of snow that have been pushed into the bike lane from the side streets. East of Ashland is another story. On both Madison and Washington, there were a number of…"
Feb 3
peter moormann replied to Andy Moss 9.5's discussion Current GPS Devices - the good, the bad, the MEH?
"I lived for 30 years without, pagers, internet, mobile phones, GPS,Macbook pros. MP3 players, Ipads...... But might that might be nice for trail lights "
Jan 31
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"Pleasant temperature today. Nice ride."
Jan 29
Andy Moss 9.5 replied to Josh L.'s discussion The Importance of Lubing One's Kryptonite Lock in the Winter
"WD40 is not a lubricant at all.  "
Jan 28
Chitown_Mike replied to Andy Moss 9.5's discussion Current GPS Devices - the good, the bad, the MEH?
"I have a Garmin Forerunner 205 that my mother was willing to part with, and I really like it.  Slightly bulky for a wrist mounted unit, but you can get a bike unit.  So far it has been very accurate and I record my commute as well as my…"
Jan 28

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Track, Divvy (bike share), Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Competition / Racing, Around Town
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Keeping on top of the local cyclist community, volunteering, daydreaming, etc.
About me:
Partner with a very, very big law firm. Habeas counsel to prisoners at Guantanamo. Adherent of the Bike+1 rule, symmetry afficionado and tinkerer.

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At 9:55am on February 17, 2014, The Grizz said…

   How much for the Panasonic &/or would you sell wheels separately?

 
 
 

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