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My rear wheel sounds like it's makin' popcorn.
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On my way home last night, my rear wheel abruptly started clicking. Within a mile it sounded as though I was having a full-on popcorn-making fiesta. My first thought was a couple loose spokes, but…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Dworzanski Aug 8, 2013.

Moving Sale - Bike Parts, Accessories, crap etc.
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Moving to SF, but unfortunately have several projects that I never started that I can't take with me. All items SOLD. -Hyalite CO-OP Bike Pannier (Grocery Pannier) used once. $25 -Wheelset $40.…Continue

Tags: sakae, sks, bluemels, bontrager, wheelset

Started this discussion. Last reply by spencewine Aug 5, 2013.

cycling defense tactics: tis' the season for highwaymen laying in wait

Self-protection awheel is an art full of possibilities. The cyclist who is a skilful rider, who possesses pluck and dash, who has mastered the elementary rules of defence on a bicycle, and who is…Continue

Started May 1, 2013

Chicagoland Bicycle Trail Conditions
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I'm wondering we can have a consolidated and dedicated thread for conditions on the various trails in the Chicagoland Region (e.g. IPP, Fox River, Green Bay, North Channel, North Branch,…Continue

Tags: chicagoland, chicago, conditions, trail

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andy J (9.2 miles) Jul 19, 2013.

 

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Adam Z replied to spencewine's discussion Fox River Trail in the group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"The Algonquin Road segment of this trail is almost passable now.  As of 3/30/2014, here is the trick. From the South, right after you cross Main Street there is a new but still closed divided highway.  Ride on that, watching for debris and…"
Mar 31
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Mar 9
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Jan 5
paulcycles replied to spencewine's discussion Illinois Prarie Path - News and Conditions in the group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"To make this for lane divided road crossing safe, Lombard would have to install traffic signals IMO "
Jan 3
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Jan 3
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Dec 30, 2013
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Dec 24, 2013
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Nov 23, 2013
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Nov 18, 2013
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Nov 13, 2013
Rich S replied to spencewine's discussion Fox River Trail in the group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"Oh there is now an Abus mini u-lock in the Fox River under the wooden bridge about 3-4 miles south of there. I've got the keys so if anyone wants to fish it out it's theirs! "
Nov 11, 2013
Rich S replied to spencewine's discussion Fox River Trail in the group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"We should've taken a picture here this past weekend.  There is now a fence that makes it pretty much impossible to cross this bridge.  You can climb over the tracks though.  On this side you can use the steps on the right of this…"
Nov 11, 2013
Lisa Curcio 4.1 mi commented on spencewine's group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"I did ride to the park at 87th Street on Sunday morning.  I love how the south end of the LFP is so empty, and the farther south one goes the emptier it gets.  There was very little traffic on South Shore Drive, and even less on the South…"
Nov 7, 2013
Serge Lubomudrov commented on spencewine's group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"I guess we will try this new bike lane on our way to Three Floyds this Saturday ;)"
Oct 31, 2013
Tom Z commented on spencewine's group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"Yes Lisa... When you go into the album you can click "photo details" you will then see a map of the picture. I used my phone to take the pictures, so it captured the GPS location. Enjoy!"
Oct 31, 2013
Lisa Curcio 4.1 mi commented on spencewine's group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"Thank you, Tom Z.  Just what I was looking for.  The park looks a bit like urban ruins right now. :-)  Is it on the north side of the mouth of the Calumet River?"
Oct 31, 2013

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What I ride:
Road, Hybrid, Cyclocross, Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Commuting, Around Town
About me:
Just another car-less commuter.
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At 8:17am on June 20, 2013, dan brown said…

hey spence - I thought we were already 'friends' but now it is official. what a great time at tour de shore 2013   ;-)

At 2:12pm on March 20, 2013, Deet 4.5mi said…

Thanks,

 

I will try, but i will likely go on Sat. 

 

I am Joe btw

 

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see ya

 
 
 

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