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Forum: General Cycling Discussion 02-03-14, 11:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,217
Posted By Ray R
By themselves I'm sure they are fine if that's...

By themselves I'm sure they are fine if that's what you like, but the times I've encountered them on public group rides they have been a menace.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 12-13-13, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By Ray R
I have bought bikes on domestic eBay as well as...

I have bought bikes on domestic eBay as well as on eBay.it, eBay.at (Austria), and eBay.uk. Never had a problem.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-13-13, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,752,589
Posted By Ray R
Phil Wood cogs for my Phil flip-flop track hub:...

Phil Wood cogs for my Phil flip-flop track hub: 16 and 18 x 1/8.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-20-13, 10:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,834
Posted By Ray R
I use a NOS Campagnolo caliper and lever. Looks...

I use a NOS Campagnolo caliper and lever. Looks clean and works fine.
Forum: Commuting 11-20-13, 10:29 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,551
Posted By Ray R
For my unborn Bill Holland path racer,...

For my unborn Bill Holland path racer, Cinelli/RaphaNYC bar tape, black with pink highlights off eBay. Most expensive bar tape I ever bought. I wasn't about to lose that auction!
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-18-13, 01:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,965
Posted By Ray R
Just finished number 31, a 1989 Colnago Master...

Just finished number 31, a 1989 Colnago Master Ibex MTB restoration. Number 32 is being built right now by Bill Holland. I'm selling a his/hers 1970s Schwinn Continental pair in metallic root beer...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 09-12-13, 09:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,662
Posted By Ray R
Bullhorns on the Fisher Gemini MTB and chrome...

Bullhorns on the Fisher Gemini MTB and chrome Nitto steel drops on the track tandem.
Forum: Commuting 09-12-13, 09:36 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,900
Posted By Ray R
It's only "hep" if you declaim poetry, listen to...

It's only "hep" if you declaim poetry, listen to Bird Parker and John Coltrane, and read Kerouac, Burroughs, and Ginsberg. Otherwise, it's just fashion.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-19-13, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By Ray R
Saw him race at Worlds in LA in 2005. I was there...

Saw him race at Worlds in LA in 2005. I was there all four days. That was the most fun I've ever had at a bike race.
Forum: Commuting 04-19-13, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4,068
Views: 94,560
Posted By Ray R
Intentionally Jerry Browned by a small utility...

Intentionally Jerry Browned by a small utility pickup this morning at 6:30 on the way in. Buzzed with less than a foot of clearance, lit up like a Christmas tree in April. Driver pulled into a local...
Forum: Commuting 04-19-13, 02:52 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 13,766
Posted By Ray R
I was set in my ways before the invention of...

I was set in my ways before the invention of pedal systems. Being a track rider, I still use clips and straps on road and track as well as for commuting. On the track I use double straps. I've seen...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-19-13, 02:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 767
Posted By Ray R
Hallo Wolf! I hope you enjoy your stay in the...

Hallo Wolf! I hope you enjoy your stay in the U.S. I studied at the Goethe-Institut in Staufen im Breisgau and at the Uni in Heidelberg in the '70s during the RAF years. It was pretty exciting. I...
Forum: Commuting 04-17-13, 11:25 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,923
Posted By Ray R
1989 Olmo CX with handlebar bag, rear panniers,...

1989 Olmo CX with handlebar bag, rear panniers, and Bluemels Club Special fenders. 28 mm Schwalbe Marathon tires.
Forum: Commuting 04-17-13, 11:23 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,413
Posted By Ray R
48 mph down Texas St. (14% grade) in the dark at...

48 mph down Texas St. (14% grade) in the dark at 5:45 am. 35 mph on my fixed gear path racer.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-21-13, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3,509
Views: 209,840
Posted By Ray R
Rapha + Paul Smith merino wool long sleeve jersey!

Rapha + Paul Smith merino wool long sleeve jersey!
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-21-13, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 901
Posted By Ray R
Isn't having the perfect wife a wonderful thing?...

Isn't having the perfect wife a wonderful thing? For our 20th anniversary, I'm being measured for a bespoke Bill Holland titanium frame. All I had to do was supply an equivalent value in high quality...
Forum: Southern California 03-15-13, 12:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 690
Posted By Ray R
Kill someone with a car, it's misdemeanor...

Kill someone with a car, it's misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter. Kill someone with a bike and it's a felony? What's the difference?
Forum: Southern California 03-15-13, 12:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,698
Posted By Ray R
Cali is a city in Colombia where the Pan American...

Cali is a city in Colombia where the Pan American Games were held. It has a velodrome. "OC" stands for "Orangutan County."
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-08-13, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8,742
Views: 377,996
Posted By Ray R
I always wear a helmet when I ride. My brain is...

I always wear a helmet when I ride. My brain is my second favorite organ.
Forum: Commuting 03-08-13, 10:19 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 7,217
Posted By Ray R
My wife and I have 29 operational bikes between...

My wife and I have 29 operational bikes between us, soon to be 30 again when I take delivery of a bespoke Bill Holland titanium path racer to replace the ti path racer that cracked at a drive side...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 02-25-13, 01:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,238
Posted By Ray R
I appreciate the efforts of San Diego Police...

I appreciate the efforts of San Diego Police officers who go out of their way to counsel or even to cite scofflaw cyclists who make us all look bad in the eyes of the public. Salmon, sidewalk riders,...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 02-25-13, 11:09 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,700
Posted By Ray R
It's ironic that drug cheat Vinokourov who has...

It's ironic that drug cheat Vinokourov who has also been identified as a race fixer was allowed to compete in the London Olympics and take a road race gold medal back to Kazakhstan. It's only fair...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 02-25-13, 10:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,238
Posted By Ray R
Police see a driver or cyclist with earphones in...

Police see a driver or cyclist with earphones in both ears, they write a ticket. That's how it works, and rightly so. Distracted drivers and cyclists who can't be bothered to be aware of their...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 02-22-13, 02:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,238
Posted By Ray R
I've been riding for 49 years and have never been...

I've been riding for 49 years and have never been bothered by wind noise. The windiest place I've ever been is Cape Blanco on the Oregon coast. Wife and I had to lay our touring rigs down and pull...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 02-22-13, 02:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 710
Posted By Ray R
Many bikes in my collection are fitted with the...

Many bikes in my collection are fitted with the old Avocet wire mounts. Whenever I find old Avocet 30s and 31s at veloswaps or on eBay, I buy them. I probably have six or seven on bikes and sitting...
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