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David Henri
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  • Chicago, IL
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David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion Local Bike Shops: Share Your Favorites
"Cosmic Bikes on North Milwaukee south of Lawrence.  Superb and friendly service and lots of City/Commuter bikes."
Friday
David Henri replied to Argonne69's discussion Divvy
"+1"
Dec 21, 2017
David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion What Are You Thankful For?
"I'm thankful for Robert Mueller."
Nov 23, 2017
David Henri replied to Paul Lazzaro's discussion Dockless Bikeshare May Not Be the Wave of the Future
"It seems like the people of Melbourne have some serious social issues to deal with.  "
Oct 17, 2017
David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion What's this doing in the bike lane?
"Why can't the city install "Bike Lane No Parking" signs alongside the bike lane?  Its not clearly marked and I can assume many motorists don't even know it's a bike lane."
Oct 7, 2017
David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion Different Cities, Different Rules?
"That's what we need in Chicago.  Just think of the photo-op for Rahm."
Oct 5, 2017
David Henri replied to Matt M. 18.5KM's discussion Threadless vs. Threaded Headsets
"Water will not "rust" it in place. When a quill stem gets stuck in the steerer tube, it's a galvanic reaction between the aluminum and the steel. It only takes a little bit of grease on the stem when installing it to prevent this from…"
Oct 3, 2017
David Henri replied to Matt M. 18.5KM's discussion Threadless vs. Threaded Headsets
"If you're completely happy with the length of the fork steerer tube cut at the shop and never, ever, want to adjust the height of your handlebars, then by all means, go for a threadless. But if you EVER want to adjust the height of your…"
Oct 3, 2017
David Henri replied to V W's discussion CPD culture and its hostility toward cyclists - and one suggestion to protect cyclists in light of this
"I've noticed that most of the links you provided are comments from 2011 and 2014.  I didn't see anything relatively new.  It also appears that there are a few very angry (and illiterate) people commenting on that blog.  I…"
Sep 20, 2017
David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion What's this doing in the bike lane?
"Self-entitled little brat."
Sep 19, 2017
David Henri replied to Tom A.K.'s discussion Aurally Assaulted by an Excessively Loud Emergency Vehicle Siren While Cycling?
"I think the emergency vehicles here in Chicago overdue it when it comes to using the siren.  There is no reason to have it blasting continuously as they progress down the street.  In Washington DC they only use it at intersections and give…"
Sep 6, 2017
David Henri replied to Alisa Hauser's discussion What do you think of the new "dashed" bike lane markings in Wicker Park?
"Ii just rode Milwaukee for the first time in a week (waiting for the paving to be completed).  I do like the fact that the dashed white lines go all the way through the intersections, something most bike lanes don't do.  But they…"
Sep 6, 2017
David Henri replied to Jaik S.'s discussion Temporary Bike Lane Barriers for Experimentation
"Actually I really like these.  I wish Chicago would try something like this.  The article says they placed 100 meters (a football field) in 3 hours.  One could transform a street in a single day."
Sep 1, 2017
David Henri replied to Jaik S.'s discussion Temporary Bike Lane Barriers for Experimentation
"Or to actually separate the cars from the bike lane (I'm looking at you Dearborn in the loop)."
Aug 30, 2017
David Henri replied to Yasmeen's discussion What Are Your Favorite Chicago-Area Bike Lanes, Paths & Routes?
"I agree.  I used to use Milwaukee all the way to downtown from Lawrence, but since they milled the surface for several miles lately, I have tried Elston and am pleasantly surprised.   Now I do Montrose to Elston, to Division to Clark.…"
Aug 29, 2017
David Henri replied to Kate Thoren's discussion Ms Manners, Cycling Edition
"I usually don't say much, just watch the behavior, except when it comes to watching someone ride right alongside the parked cars, maybe only one foot away.  I have missed being doored by inches more than once this year.  I usually try…"
Aug 25, 2017

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road, Mixte, Vintage, Divvy (bike share)
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town, Social
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Returning after a hiatus.
About me:
Currently commuting in to downtown on Milwaukee from Lawrence, about 12 miles. Going on 3 years now. I enjoy building bikes and restoring old beautiful classics. I ride all over Chicago whenever and wherever I can.
My first bike:
My first two-wheeled bike was a 20 incher (red) and I rode it everywhere at 8 years old. Never looked back.

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