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Forum: Folding Bikes 02-26-14, 02:26 PM
Replies: 158
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Posted By slolane
Nice, congrats!!

Nice, congrats!!
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-20-14, 03:17 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 47,263
Posted By slolane
Last shop I purchased from didn't order any in...

Last shop I purchased from didn't order any in years. Once he ordered mine it caused a bit of a stir at the shop and has been ordering several a year since. He said the Hooligan and Bad Boy sell out...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-19-14, 09:55 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 47,263
Posted By slolane
Love my Hooli's. Had my white one (posted photo...

Love my Hooli's. Had my white one (posted photo above) for couple of years then sold online for close to retail and purchased a new one (pictured below).

The bike is comfy for me at 5'9", 30"...
Forum: Commuting 07-22-12, 05:26 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,741
Posted By slolane
Bell, I use the incredibell but it fits on my...

Bell, I use the incredibell but it fits on my bars. I give it a flick or two just enough to advise peds that I'm passing. My local bike path is actually pretty good about knowing to stay to the right...
Forum: BMX 07-22-12, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By slolane
Good work, I like the fade in and out transitions...

Good work, I like the fade in and out transitions as well. Keep it up.
Forum: Commuting 02-15-12, 03:48 PM
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Posted By slolane
Thanks so much, it's a lot of fun. I got it as an...

Thanks so much, it's a lot of fun. I got it as an end of year sale and have been very happy with it.

I carry a pump and 2 tubes, the pump is a fairly small one that fits in the front bag, I got...
Forum: Commuting 02-15-12, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14,530
Views: 8,771,615
Posted By slolane
Well it's been 14 months of commuting with my...

Well it's been 14 months of commuting with my Mendota and I love it, works perfectly and is fairly quick.

Here is how it is currently setup (sometimes without fenders)......
Forum: Commuting 02-07-12, 02:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,055
Posted By slolane
Sweet bike, love the colors too. Congratulations!!

Sweet bike, love the colors too. Congratulations!!
Forum: Commuting 02-07-12, 02:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,423
Posted By slolane
Great advice above, also wanted to recommend the...

Great advice above, also wanted to recommend the Anti Monkey Butt stuff, I use it on bicycle or long motorcycle rides.
Forum: Commuting 07-22-11, 07:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,457
Posted By slolane
Anything over 20 miles I plan on padded cycling...

Anything over 20 miles I plan on padded cycling shorts but for the short 5-20 mile rides I wear either compression shorts or American Eagle Boxer Briefs...
Forum: Commuting 07-22-11, 07:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,017
Posted By slolane
Good list to work from for your bike. My...

Good list to work from for your bike.

My commute is close to yours, direct mine is only 12 miles but I rarely go direct, it's more often 18-20 miles.

I started commuting on my CAAD8 road bike...
Forum: Commuting 07-22-11, 06:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 8,860
Posted By slolane
I agree, there are many very nice rides in this...

I agree, there are many very nice rides in this thread. I really like this one, well done Novasteve74!
Forum: Commuting 07-22-11, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By slolane
Humm, ask them the standard shipping time frame...

Humm, ask them the standard shipping time frame for US orders and try to drive the conversation down the path of sending you another. If not you may have to contact Paypal for help. Best of luck to...
Forum: Commuting 07-22-11, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 255
Posted By slolane
Congrats, looks good to me. I would only change...

Congrats, looks good to me. I would only change things as needed to make more road worthy (lights, etc) and comfortable, maybe seat/bars but only as needed or things break and need to be replaced. I...
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-22-11, 06:24 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 47,263
Posted By slolane
Just got my Hooligan 8 and love it. I picked it...

Just got my Hooligan 8 and love it. I picked it up as an all-arounder to play on and mix in some commuting. It's a nice fun addition to my bike stable and I look forward to many miles/adventures on...
Forum: Commuting 06-02-11, 06:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,752
Posted By slolane
Nice, looks great!! :thumb:

Nice, looks great!!

:thumb:
Forum: Commuting 06-02-11, 02:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,200
Posted By slolane
Me theory is to approach at a reasonable pace and...

Me theory is to approach at a reasonable pace and keep my cadence up (shifting as needed to do so) then just keep at it until I'm there. Lot's of hills where I live here in MD, they do get easier...
Forum: Commuting 06-02-11, 02:13 PM
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Views: 92,692
Posted By slolane
I saw a couple of used hypodermic needles this...

I saw a couple of used hypodermic needles this morning... yuk.
Forum: Commuting 06-02-11, 01:59 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 16,570
Posted By slolane
I ride all summer here in MD where 90-100 days...

I ride all summer here in MD where 90-100 days are frequent. Make sure to go easy until your used to it and as noted above stay hydrated. Depending on where I'm riding and how long the ride is...
Forum: Commuting 05-24-11, 07:35 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 26,267
Posted By slolane
Couple of shots... ...

Couple of shots...
http://i448.photobucket.com/albums/qq203/slolane_md/Cycling/pbonsrbridge.jpg

http://i448.photobucket.com/albums/qq203/slolane_md/Cycling/pbonridewithdustin1.jpg
Forum: Commuting 05-24-11, 08:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,187
Posted By slolane
Very well said, I feel the same. I do get into...

Very well said, I feel the same. I do get into conversations at stop lights and work or at a store on the way home with folks which I think is fun, it's an opportunity to share my hobby with someone...
Forum: Commuting 05-24-11, 07:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 275
Posted By slolane
Cute video :thumb:

Cute video :thumb:
Forum: Commuting 11-07-10, 10:27 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 2,912
Posted By slolane
Bike = 50 minutes/13 miles (each way) ...

Bike = 50 minutes/13 miles (each way)
Motorcycle/car = 15 minutes/7 miles (each way)
Forum: Commuting 11-04-10, 10:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,816
Posted By slolane
Glad your ok. :thumb:

Glad your ok. :thumb:
Forum: Commuting 11-04-10, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,716
Posted By slolane
Added a few more commuting goodies...

Topeak handlebar bag...
I like the bag, it comes with a riser to mount your speedo or light on to raise it up over the bag which is good as the bag mount takes up some space on the bars....
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