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Forum: Touring 12-27-15, 08:23 PM
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Posted By Yinkgo
2015 Slovenia I had 10 days for vacation...

2015 Slovenia

I had 10 days for vacation last July. I spent 3 days in Venice and 7 days cycling around Slovenia. After site seeing in Venice, I took the train to Trieste and began my cycling...
Forum: Touring 07-23-14, 11:20 AM
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Posted By Yinkgo
2014 Switzerland - Grosse Scheidegg Pass

Just returned from my 10 day tour of Switzerland. I started in Zurich and finished in Geneva. Below are some pictures of my favorite day of the tour. My ascent and descent of the Grosse Scheidegg...
Forum: Touring 07-01-14, 11:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,774
Posted By Yinkgo
I've taken my bike on trains in: Ireland - bike...

I've taken my bike on trains in:
Ireland - bike placed in baggage car with panniers removed. Special ticket required.
Scotland - easiest (see Photo link). Special ticket required.
Norway - bike...
Forum: Touring 03-24-14, 12:17 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 8,717
Posted By Yinkgo
Switzerland in August. 10 days to explore.

Switzerland in August. 10 days to explore.
Forum: Touring 10-28-13, 11:01 AM
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Posted By Yinkgo
2013 BELGIUM Some pictures of my bike and the...

2013 BELGIUM Some pictures of my bike and the places it takes me.

Pic 01 Brugge. My fully loaded Surly LHT.
Pic 02 Scenic Brugge. Brugge is a very beautiful city.
Pic 03 Stopping for...
Forum: Touring 04-20-12, 09:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,363
Posted By Yinkgo
I have Travel Contacts on my tourer with about...

I have Travel Contacts on my tourer with about 600 miles on them fully loaded and another 500 unloaded. I've had zero problems and zero flats. They've handled wet/dry pavement and some moderately...
Forum: Touring 04-19-12, 11:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,943
Posted By Yinkgo
Thanks for all the replies. It's a great help to...

Thanks for all the replies. It's a great help to learn from your experiences. I've eliminated considering the 12" case. Now I'm leaning towards getting
the soft case cover with the cardboard box...
Forum: Touring 04-18-12, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,943
Posted By Yinkgo
S&S Coupler Packing questions.

Can anyone with experience packing a S&S coupler bike help with some questions? I need to make a purchase decision on a case and need advise.

First some specifics on my bike.
50 cm frame -...
Forum: Touring 03-19-12, 10:41 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 18,407
Posted By Yinkgo
Just sharing my experiences flying with a bike. ...

Just sharing my experiences flying with a bike. I've done two tours requiring flights with my bike. 2011 Ireland and 2012 Scotland. I used a cardboard bike shipping box from my local bike shop...
Forum: Touring 07-21-11, 12:52 AM
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Posted By Yinkgo
To: djb and aroundoz

Thanks djb and aroundoz! My frame is actually a Surly LHT 50cm. I got it on eBay at a good price. I purchased it with the intention of building an all purpose bike. I use it for commuting,...
Forum: Touring 07-19-11, 01:05 AM
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Posted By Yinkgo
Scotland Pictures

A few pictures from my recent tour of Scotland.

Pic 01: Assembly of my bike at the hotel.
Pic 02: Campsite on the Isle of Skye under the Red Cuillin mountains.
Pic 03: Campsite is located...
Forum: Touring 09-21-10, 11:06 PM
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Posted By Yinkgo
Some pictures of my Surly LHT from my recent trip...

Some pictures of my Surly LHT from my recent trip to Ireland.

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Forum: Touring 09-17-10, 11:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,415
Posted By Yinkgo
Below are some boxed and unboxed pictures from my...

Below are some boxed and unboxed pictures from my recent tour in Ireland. My advice is ZIP TIES...ZIP TIES...ZIP TIES and PIPE INSULATION. I had my bike packaged so when
removed from the box it...
Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 08-27-10, 11:48 AM
Replies: 319
Views: 59,101
Posted By Yinkgo
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Forum: Touring 11-05-09, 08:33 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,329
Posted By Yinkgo
The one with "BIG NASTY TEETH".....RUN AWAY...RUN...

The one with "BIG NASTY TEETH".....RUN AWAY...RUN AWAY...Take the holy hand grenade!!!

This youtube video link provides tips for small game hunting. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lYm0c7gYyU
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-31-09, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Yinkgo
Powder coating question.

I'm not sure which forum is best for this question.

I'm wanting to powdercoat a steel frame bicycle. I applied JP Weigle Frame Saver to the frame
last year. My question is, how will the Frame...
Forum: Touring 03-31-09, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By Yinkgo
Powder coating question.

I'm not sure which forum is best for this question.

I'm wanting to powdercoat a steel frame bicycle. I applied JP Weigle Frame Saver to the frame
last year. My question is, how will the Frame...
Forum: Touring 03-19-09, 08:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,066
Posted By Yinkgo
Marathon Supremes are available in a folding...

Marathon Supremes are available in a folding version.

http://www.schwalbetires.com/marathon_supreme

Marathon Supreme HS 382
Exceptional. Outstanding. The best. A touring tire that can do...
Forum: Touring 03-13-09, 12:16 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,816
Posted By Yinkgo
Really enjoyed your movie. Great job.

Really enjoyed your movie. Great job.
Forum: Touring 03-02-09, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By Yinkgo
NAHBS Show pictures

I attended the NAHBS (North American Handmade Bicycle Show) in Indianapolis this weekend. So many great bikes and creative builders. I found these pictures on Flickr.com. They are not my photo's.
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Forum: Touring 02-25-09, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By Yinkgo
Front : Tubus Tara Back : Surly Nice Rack ...

Front : Tubus Tara
Back : Surly Nice Rack

I ride a Surly LHT 50cm. This combo works well for me.
Forum: Commuting 02-09-09, 12:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,928
Posted By Yinkgo
Schwalbe Marathon Plus. Nine months zero flats -...

Schwalbe Marathon Plus. Nine months zero flats - riding on city streets. Yes they are heavy, but roll very well. Yes they are expensive, however the cost is recovered by elimenating the cost of...
Forum: Touring 02-03-09, 09:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By Yinkgo
Revised route plan. Thanks for the suggestions...

Revised route plan. Thanks for the suggestions Jamawani. Is the campground at Sprague Creek nice?


Fly to Kalispell. Taxi or bus up to Whitefish and get bike from Glacier Cyclery.

Day 1 45...
Forum: Touring 02-02-09, 01:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By Yinkgo
This is how I've handle Grizzly Bears in the...

This is how I've handle Grizzly Bears in the past.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tKH2oLjQIAA



I am no expert on Glacier NP or grizzly bears, but I will not be taking gun on my trip. I...
Forum: Touring 02-02-09, 12:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By Yinkgo
Jamawani and Arctos thank you for the quick...

Jamawani and Arctos thank you for the quick replies. I'll look into alternative route up to Polebridge. I don't currently have the Divide map, but will order it soon. Great advice on Camas road. I...
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