Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   >

Showing results 1 to 25 of 193
Search took 1.74 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: LV2TNDM
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-15-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By LV2TNDM
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-13-16, 03:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By LV2TNDM
One more thing...

I've been meaning to share this with the tandem community for a while now, but never got around to it.

Well, for years, I was frustrated that riding no hands on the road tandem was a no-go for me...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-13-16, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By LV2TNDM
Miles, miles, miles!

Wow, I have't posted here in forever!

Anyway, if you have paceline/peloton and racing experience, I can't imagine you two don't just need more miles to gel together.

Trust is obviously a big...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 08-18-13, 04:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By LV2TNDM
Thanks, PMK. Posted on MTBR tandem forum and...

Thanks, PMK. Posted on MTBR tandem forum and hoping for a little more insight on current hub experience.
Forum: Tandem Cycling 08-16-13, 09:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By LV2TNDM
Thanks for the suggestions, ksisler. We're...

Thanks for the suggestions, ksisler. We're running a 24T small ring with a 32T large XTR cog (8spd.), so we have pretty low gearing. That does, however, produce higher torque loads at the hub, from...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 08-16-13, 04:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By LV2TNDM
Great replies, everyone. Thanks for the input...

Great replies, everyone. Thanks for the input and suggestions.

Yes, I realize 8 years is a good amount of time for a hub being used on a mountain tandem. With many typical cyclists (and me when...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 08-15-13, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By LV2TNDM
Rear Tandem Hub Recommendation Inquiry

Hello Folks,
It's been a long while since I last visited...glad to see the expertise of TandemGeek and others still available here! But I now have an issue that I thought I had resolved several...
Forum: Northern California 06-29-07, 04:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,101
Posted By LV2TNDM
I, too, am deeply saddened to hear the news of...

I, too, am deeply saddened to hear the news of Corinne's death. My Cal Cycling years were the best of my college days and I remember them very fondly. I'm so sorry such a tragedy has befallen the...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-02-06, 02:58 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 975
Posted By LV2TNDM
Jan - stay away from the Berliners! (And I...

Jan - stay away from the Berliners!
(And I ain't talkin' about the inhabitants of said city!)
Forum: Framebuilders 05-02-06, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,641
Posted By LV2TNDM
Kelly Bike Co. Closing Doors

So sad to have heard this news today. Chris & Co. were an Oaktown institution before heading to the hills a few years ago.
I wish him luck in his next endeavor!

(From www.kellybike.com)
Kelly...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 01-13-06, 03:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 337
Posted By LV2TNDM
Tandemists can help BORP!

Hello everyone!
I've been away for a while now but want to put an idea out to Bay Area tandemists. Many of you by now have heard about the theft of the cycles from the Berkeley organization BORP. ...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 01-13-06, 03:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,405
Posted By LV2TNDM
I'm sorry I've only returned to the Forum as of...

I'm sorry I've only returned to the Forum as of late. I'd suggest to any tandemists out there who may be short on cash that they donate their time.
BORP relies on experienced tandemists to donate...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 01-13-06, 02:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,202
Posted By LV2TNDM
I've found straightening twisted chain plates...

I've found straightening twisted chain plates (inner and outer) simple and effective with two adjustable wrenches. Just tighten the wrenches down on the sides of the chain link at the pins on either...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 11-23-05, 03:02 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,531
Posted By LV2TNDM
Why would anyone guilty of killing a pedestrian...

Why would anyone guilty of killing a pedestrian or cyclist or anyone else for that matter while operating a motor vehicle EVER be allowed to drive again?
Seems if you make that mistake, you should...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 11-23-05, 02:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 764
Posted By LV2TNDM
I'm a longtime cyclist who has LONGED for a moto...

I'm a longtime cyclist who has LONGED for a moto for as many years as I can remember. I'm glad I've stuck with the bicycles though, 'cause if I had made the jump to motorized two-wheel transport, I...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-17-05, 01:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,471
Posted By LV2TNDM
Interesting discussion. My only advice to add...

Interesting discussion.
My only advice to add is to search out alternative routes (when possible). My new commute takes me five miles through the "urban jungle." I initially took the more direct...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-17-05, 01:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By LV2TNDM
Yeah, abandon the idea of toe clips! If you're...

Yeah, abandon the idea of toe clips!
If you're really concerned about power transfer, upgrade to clipless pedals. It's well worth the expense and effort required to learn the new entry & release. ...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 09-28-05, 01:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,614
Posted By LV2TNDM
I highly recommend reading Keith Bradsher's book...

I highly recommend reading Keith Bradsher's book about SUV's. It's called "High & Mighty, SUVs: The world's most dangerous vehicles and how they got that way"
A very worthwhile read.
And to one...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-28-05, 12:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By LV2TNDM
Jobst Brandt pretty much lays it all out right...

Jobst Brandt pretty much lays it all out right here:
http://www.faqs.org/faqs/bicycles-faq/part4/section-6.html
Enjoy!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-20-05, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 417
Posted By LV2TNDM
Ask your shop if you can set up an appointment. ...

Ask your shop if you can set up an appointment. Many shops are overloaded this time of year with students returning to school, so a week-long backup doesn't come as a surprise. But there's no...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 09-20-05, 02:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,355
Posted By LV2TNDM
Thanks for the information. But isn't this...

Thanks for the information.
But isn't this really, REALLY OLD news?!!!!!
This issue was hot about five years ago!
I've been riding for over 25 years and have never ever had anything resembling ED....
Forum: Road Cycling 09-09-05, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 745
Posted By LV2TNDM
This is the common misconception about powders -...

This is the common misconception about powders - that there isn't much color selection. I just went to one powder supplier and found forty color samples under the "Metallic" listing alone (see...
Forum: Foo 09-09-05, 05:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 627
Posted By LV2TNDM
I'm happy I have the freedom of choice to NOT buy...

I'm happy I have the freedom of choice to NOT buy goods or services when prices are such that it's not a wise choice.
Airlines shouldn't have to lay off employees when costs rise. Usually, when...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-08-05, 03:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,208
Posted By LV2TNDM
I think Moab was the original. If it still is...

I think Moab was the original. If it still is the Mecca is very debatable. And before Moab, there was no "Mecca." So Moab really started the idea of thinking of a central mountain biking...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-08-05, 02:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 651
Posted By LV2TNDM
Just unhook your brakes or open your QR's when...

Just unhook your brakes or open your QR's when you're eating. After the thief crashes the cops can toss his road-rashed *ss in jail!
Or overtighten your brake barrel adjusters so the wheels don't...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 193

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:45 AM.