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FS - 27" flip-flop Wheelset w/ Tires - $80 - Formula Hubs/Sun CR18 Rims/Schwalbe Marathons

I have a sturdy 27" (630mm) singlespeed wheelset for sale.  Origin-8 branded Formula sealed hubs (fixed/free) laced to Sun CR18 rims with DT spokes.  Each wheel is 36H and Presta drilled.  100 front…Continue

Tags: wheelset, 27, schwalbe, marathon, origin8

Started Dec 27, 2013

FS - New Sidi Zephyr Carbon black road shoes, size 40.5 (7.25 US) M - $50

New, never worn, pair of Sidi Zephyr Carbon black road cycling shoes, size 40.5 (7.25 US) M. Will part with these for $50.Perfect condition in the original box:  Cleats never installed.  These are…Continue

Tags: new, pedals, carbon, sd-sl, shoes

Started Nov 24, 2013

FS - Early 80's Panasonic Sport 500 19" Single Speed with Good Components $175

Early 80's Panasonic Sport 500 19" converted to single speed.  $175o/b/o.27" Sun CR-18 36H rimsOrigin 8-branded Formula fixed/free hubs (small dent in rim - see photo - does not affect ride)Shimano…Continue

Tags: porteur, schwalbe, marathon, orange, velo

Started Oct 19, 2013

Madison Street Bike Lane - West Side Experiences?
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For the past 3 years I have been riding Washington/Warren, Lake or Augusta (and occasionally Harrison) everyday between Oak Park and the Loop to and from work.  When leaving the Loop in the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steven Vance Sep 11, 2013.

 

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AM 9.5 replied to h' 1.0's discussion DUI driver sentenced for killing cyclist (LA)
"Streetsblog reported what I think gets to the heart of this story:  was the driver appropriately charged?   http://la.streetsblog.org/2014/04/22/judge-to-hit-and-run-perpetrator-dont-do-it-again-or-it-will-be-considered-murder/"
4 hours ago
AM 9.5 replied to Vilda's discussion Anyone Have details of the Suburban Cyclist that was Airlifted this AM (4/22)
"Here is the…"
yesterday
AM 9.5 replied to Chitown_Mike's discussion So...new company rules, picky GM, and flats galore!
"For those pesky little holes, submerse the tube in a sink and inflate it a bit to find the holes.  Mark them with a sharpie to find them after the tube dries.  After patching, toss some baby or talcum powder on the tube to make…"
yesterday
AM 9.5 replied to Vilda's discussion Anyone Have details of the Suburban Cyclist that was Airlifted this AM (4/22)
"The Trib is now identifying the cyclist as Efrain Diaz-Torres of the 1800 block of Roselle Road in Roselle. http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-bicyclist-hit-by-van-in-roselle-20140422,0,7749244.story. Story also now states that…"
yesterday
AM 9.5 commented on J.A.W.'s event First Century And Then Some Ride Of The Year
"Would love to ride along, but Saturdays are impossible for me.  Plan a ride on a Sunday..."
Friday
AM 9.5 replied to Julie Hochstadter's discussion Do you Ride a Road Bike in the Rain?
"Swapping the brake pads for salmon pads (such from Kool Stop or Yokozuna, but there are other brands as well) makes a big difference in wet weather.  The downside is that they tend to wear out a bit faster and do not modulate as well,…"
Apr 10
AM 9.5 replied to Rich S's discussion Grand Ave bike lane bollards - they are really stupid
"Is it me, or are white bollards nearly invisible at twilight? Seems to me that they ought to be a color that contrasts with the grey and white of the street/sidewalk, as well as the reflective bands."
Apr 10
AM 9.5 replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Chicago E-Bikes Will Get Rules for the Road if Ordinance Passes
"All the above for those overconfident in their abilities. "
Apr 10
AM 9.5 replied to Elliot Bennett's discussion Here's a cycling company that should be boycotted...
"Rest assured that anyone using one of these things will have a shittier taste in music.  "
Apr 9
AM 9.5 replied to Robert Underwood's discussion Obssessive-compulsive cyclist seeks perfect frame, needs help
"I recall there being a discussion about this some time ago, but Surly also sells the Cross Check fork, which has rack mounts on the blades, separately in both 1" and 1 1/8".  http://surlybikes.com/parts/forks.  You can…"
Apr 9
AM 9.5 replied to Elliot Bennett's discussion Here's a cycling company that should be boycotted...
"It wasn't bad enough that they seem to advocate making a ton of noise in the wilderness. "
Apr 9
AM 9.5 replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Chicago E-Bikes Will Get Rules for the Road if Ordinance Passes
""We’re pleased that e-bike riders would be able to use Chicago’s swiftly growing network of bike lanes, and that e-bike riders would have a speed limit of 20 mph, which keeps them close to the same speed as people riding standard…"
Apr 9
AM 9.5 replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"Alas, the city is cleaning the west side streets. Great ride in from the west this morning. Smooth for a change."
Apr 9
AM 9.5 replied to Juan Boyce's discussion Honking Drivers
"I for one don't appreciate even a light tap on the horn to let me know someone is driving behind or near me.  I do my best to keep a look out, be courtious to other drivers and cyclists and stay aware of what's behind…"
Apr 8
AM 9.5 replied to jolondon30's discussion Woo Hoo! New Bike Lanes Are Coming!
"Good news on Lake Street - if they fix what's left of the lane between Western and Central Park.  A good percentage of the bollards are missing or destroyed, several surfacing projects have removed the paint in spots, and, more…"
Apr 7
AM 9.5 replied to Kris Hendry's discussion Help...Bike Security
"Probably also did not have to expect a smart-ass response to a legitimate question back in Iowa. "
Apr 3

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Around Town

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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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