"As of now anyway, the posting at Craigslist has expired.
Please include all the details of a sale item when posting it here. Please don't just rely on a Craigslist posting as that posting will be gone in a week and in a year or six months…"
"What are you riding? Specifically, what kind of bars? Is the problem new? Did anything else change? Different bike or anything? I had a lot of trouble with hand numbness back when I was touring on converted mountain bikes - seemed like the flat bars…"
"We had a discussion on this at a neighborhood meeting since one is going in my neighborhood (at Roscoe & Southport. Our neighborhood has permit parking and there was a general concern about the extra parking load a 33 unit building (w 6…"
"Given your commendable plan to commute and haul kids around, my advice is to ignore any advice that suggests any kind of "variations of a road bike with drop handlebars." Get a bike that lets you ride in an upright position so you…"
"None of which are necessary if you use Linseed oil, which also costs a lot less.
Assuming that all of our commuters will get stolen before they rust through, we may never find out which substance was worth all the trouble and toxicity. :)"
Thanks for your interest, Tony, and your offer. When I get info on how to set up a presentation (Paul, I guess), i'll be happy to have your help. You are my friend, too once I figure out how to do that. Peg
Oh, very cool, thanks for the link. Ive heard mythical folklore about 'the guy who designed the Paramount' from Chicago but did not realize the shop was still in business. I will definitely have to drop in. So is your bike a Schwinn then? I am a bit disappointed its not Nasty's Cycles but the real story is very good in its own right.