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Forum: General Cycling Discussion 05-13-16, 04:55 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,521
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
58 MPH tandem 56 MPH single I'm into the 40...

58 MPH tandem
56 MPH single
I'm into the 40 mph range on almost every ride I take from my home except when I'm on my MTB.
I hit 41 mph a few days ago on my cross bike.
Forum: Charity Events 05-13-16, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I guess you didn't follow the link? They are...

I guess you didn't follow the link?
They are making a trail across the state utilizing an old abandoned rail line. It will be a great resource when finished. My wife and l will be making the trek...
Forum: Northeast 05-12-16, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
One option is to take the Farmington Canal...

One option is to take the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail and or local roads up to northern Ct then use the Adventure Cycling Atlantic Coast route maps for the remainder. ...
Forum: Touring 04-23-16, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I did the Green Mountain tour last September on a...

I did the Green Mountain tour last September on a tandem with my wife. It's a great route. We modified it slightly by taking the Champlain Valley bike Island Line and bike ferry up to South Hero on...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-29-16, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 454
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Our tandem chainstays are huge, no problem...

Our tandem chainstays are huge, no problem mounting it although it can and does get kicked out of alignment occasionally.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-29-16, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 454
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Cateye Double wireless CC-RD400DW or CC-RD410DW....

Cateye Double wireless CC-RD400DW or CC-RD410DW. We've got the CC-RD400DW on our tandem , works well, uses one cadence/speed sensor mounted on the chainstay.
Forum: Touring 12-15-15, 06:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 566
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
more like $250 or less according to the bicycle...

more like $250 or less according to the bicycle blue book (http://www.bicyclebluebook.com/)
Forum: Touring 12-14-15, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 442
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I believe it. My last order with Chain Reaction...

I believe it. My last order with Chain Reaction was placed on Sunday night at 9:30pm and I received the parts on Tuesday! I'm located in CT and the parts shipped via DHS. Shipped air into NYC then...
Forum: Touring 11-01-15, 09:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,457
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I did this and it worked well on my Tubus Logo...

I did this and it worked well on my Tubus Logo Evo and Tubus Tara racks. I used 3/8" internal diameter clear flexible tubing bought at a hardware store. I completely covered the top tube that the...
Forum: Touring 10-04-15, 12:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,586
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
The Tubus Tara is on sale now on Wiggle for...

The Tubus Tara is on sale now on Wiggle for $82.02. Free shipping and duty free from the UK.
Wiggle | Tubus (http://www.wiggle.co.uk/tubus/?sr=tubus)
I bought one from them last spring and I...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 08-13-15, 05:40 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,792
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Unfortunately at full MSRP prices. I was hoping...

Unfortunately at full MSRP prices. I was hoping that they'd let their dealers sell on-line at discount.
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 08-12-15, 08:18 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,792
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Will Trek be selling parts and accessories...

Will Trek be selling parts and accessories direct? If so that could be a huge boost. Myself I almost never buy Trek accessories because they really aren't available online. Same for most of...
Forum: Touring 07-26-15, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Like this?...

Like this? (http://www.axiomgear.com/products/gear/racks/streamliner-series/streamliner-nutted-axle-kit/)
Forum: Touring 07-25-15, 08:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 932
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
The Axiom racks like this...

The Axiom racks like this (http://www.axiomgear.com/products/gear/racks/journey-unifit-series/) one I have can be mounted back so heal strike may not be an issue.
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-25-15, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 799
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I've got a 2008 Trek T1000 which uses the same...

I've got a 2008 Trek T1000 which uses the same frame as the T2000.
You are correct the earlier models (I think 2004 or 2005 and earlier) need an adapter to mount the rear disc. You should be able...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-15, 08:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Last year I built a couple of bikes my wife and I...

Last year I built a couple of bikes my wife and I use for touring and gravel road riding using what HillRider suggests here. Shimano FC-5703 external bearing BB . I used 105 triple front der and for...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-08-15, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 898
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
+1 We've been riding for 40 years , we have found...

+1 We've been riding for 40 years , we have found that this mirror works best for us. It has a very large field of view, doesn't get in the way of forward vision, and no bouncing since it's on your...
Forum: Touring 07-08-15, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 602
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I've had very good luck with a couple of...

I've had very good luck with a couple of wheelsets that I bought from Velomine.com. They have some good deals on wheelsets built on Sun rims for older freewheel bikes. Link...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 07-08-15, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
Yes, if you are using bar-ends or a thumb...

Yes, if you are using bar-ends or a thumb shifter for the drum brake use a shifter cable. A brake cable would have the wrong end on it.
Forum: Northeast 07-06-15, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I'm glad you enjoyed it! My wife and I rode...

I'm glad you enjoyed it!
My wife and I rode the NCC bike fest 72 mile ride on Friday NCC 2014 BikeFest 72-Mile Ride - A bike ride in Northampton, MA (http://ridewithgps.com/routes/8032954) and we...
Forum: Northeast 06-29-15, 06:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
That is a fantastic area to ride. We'll be there...

That is a fantastic area to ride. We'll be there that weekend riding too.
Here is a link to the Northampton Cycling club rides in the area NCC Discussion Groups :: View topic - Navigation, Maps,...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 06-21-15, 07:45 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,517
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I'm curious what phone you have? I think the...

I'm curious what phone you have? I think the phone is probably more of the problem. Some phones have terrible Bluetooth radios and antennas.

My Moto X android phone stays connected to the RFLKT...
Forum: Touring 06-20-15, 07:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,725
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I have done this too on 2 bikes using the SKS...

I have done this too on 2 bikes using the SKS Chromoplastic P35 but now SKS has the Longboard (http://www.sks-germany.com/?l=en&a=product&r=mudguards&i=10439&LONGBOARD)fender that comes with Mud...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 06-19-15, 08:07 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,517
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
I bought the RFLKT+ last month. It's been working...

I bought the RFLKT+ last month. It's been working flawlessly with RidewithGPS app.

I've got the basic paid subscription $50/yr. I create routes online then use my Moto X Android phone paired to...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 06-04-15, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 713
Posted By ct-vt-trekker
If you can't find a Shimano OEM chainring you can...

If you can't find a Shimano OEM chainring you can use an Origin 8 42 tooth chainring here...
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