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Forum: Road Cycling 08-03-15, 10:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,600
Posted By Mr. Thompson
I have a pair very similar to these. Top of the...

I have a pair very similar to these. Top of the line in 91, built on a Carnac last. They latch into a pair of Time Titan pedals on my 91 Alex. Moulton Speed. Best cycling shoes I have owned.
Forum: Commuting 07-27-15, 11:47 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,400
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Always, Serfas blinkies front and rear. We have a...

Always, Serfas blinkies front and rear. We have a few of them to insure that charged lights are always ready for at least two bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-24-15, 01:20 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 15,130
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Just a quick note. Enve now makes a 25.4 mm...

Just a quick note. Enve now makes a 25.4 mm seatpost for the Synapse.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-31-14, 04:38 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,461
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Have the MKS ones with the quick disconnect...

Have the MKS ones with the quick disconnect couplers on the Brompton and the Whites Industries versions on both Wabis, all with clips and straps. Add a pair of FiveTen shoes with sticky soles and I...
Forum: Adaptive Cycling: Handcycles, Amputee Adaptation, Visual Impairment, and Other Needs 03-25-14, 04:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,002
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Just thought I would pitch my favorite...

Just thought I would pitch my favorite collapsible cane, the LEKI Super Micro. (http://shop.leki.com/en/product.php?product_id=50728)
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-21-14, 02:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,293
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Goat's head central here. I have always let the...

Goat's head central here. I have always let the wheel sit with the valve at 4 or 8 to allow the goop time to drain from the valve before filling.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-20-14, 05:12 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,113
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Same here. No cycling for four years. :eek: I've...

Same here. No cycling for four years. :eek: I've been back on a bike since last Sept. With TOS there are always setbacks but cycling has been a tremendous help. If anyone on the forum is dealing with...
Forum: Touring 03-13-14, 02:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,264
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Park Tool has a tutorial.

Park Tool has a tutorial.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-07-14, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,967
Posted By Mr. Thompson
The bike looks great and once again, my Wabi...

The bike looks great and once again, my Wabi experience parallels yours. I hope this helps others discover the RE as I believe it is one of the best values available in a high performance road frame.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-06-14, 11:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 890
Posted By Mr. Thompson
I have carried All-etts since shortly after the...

I have carried All-etts since shortly after the company was founded. The one with the zipper is my current favorite. With my configuration it's a front pocket wallet - house key, SD card and Fisher...
Forum: Foo 03-06-14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,615
Views: 166,640
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Not always so. I'll admit I have may fair share...

Not always so. I'll admit I have may fair share of pricey watches. The Seadweller absolutealex posted is about as bomb proof as a watch gets. It's what I wear when I need a real tool watch.
Forum: Touring 03-06-14, 04:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,382
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Lots of good advice in this thread. Do you sleep...

Lots of good advice in this thread. Do you sleep on your side?
Forum: Foo 03-05-14, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1,615
Views: 166,640
Posted By Mr. Thompson
I don't wear electronic watches too often but the...

I don't wear electronic watches too often but the Aerospace shown in the photo is one of my favorites. It's an HEQ (high accuracy quartz, 5 seconds per year). Mine is always within a couple of...
Forum: Manufacturer, Retailer, Survey and Consumer Feedback 03-05-14, 08:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,144
Posted By Mr. Thompson
I placed another order with them yesterday. Great...

I placed another order with them yesterday. Great folks to deal with and a wonderful collection of parts & gear. Save your shipping label as it often has a discount code that's good for a couple of...
Forum: Foo 03-05-14, 02:02 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 43,262
Posted By Mr. Thompson
This was supposed to be a Lotus but our home...

This was supposed to be a Lotus but our home remodel ate my Elise money. It all turned out for the best. The car sees an occasional autocross but is setup for the same Kalforina back roads I ride.
...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-05-14, 01:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,967
Posted By Mr. Thompson
bbeasly - My feelings for the Wabi RE parallel...

bbeasly - My feelings for the Wabi RE parallel yours and the affection for the bike keeps growing the more I ride it.
Forum: Road Cycling 02-26-14, 11:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,078
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Fredonia, a classmate of mine. We called her Fred.

Fredonia, a classmate of mine. We called her Fred.
Forum: Touring 02-25-14, 02:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,590
Posted By Mr. Thompson
We have three of them, all slate. Comfy. :D ...

We have three of them, all slate. Comfy. :D

The dealer we purchased them from has sold about 20 C17s. Not an unhappy customer in the lot!
Forum: Road Cycling 02-24-14, 04:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,065
Posted By Mr. Thompson
I haven't seen the Wabi Lightning RE...

I haven't seen the Wabi Lightning RE (http://www.wabicycles.com/Lightning-RE-spec.html) mentioned. A lotta bang for the buck.
Forum: Road Cycling 02-21-14, 07:32 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,528
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Interesting thread. My Dura Ace 9000 Stages crank...

Interesting thread. My Dura Ace 9000 Stages crank arm arrived Wed. I have not had time to put it on yet and my wife just informed me that she would like to ride with me on Sat and Sun. This means...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-21-14, 03:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,992
Posted By Mr. Thompson
A blind test on the P bike would be obvious. ;)

A blind test on the P bike would be obvious. ;)
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-21-14, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,992
Posted By Mr. Thompson
A tale of four Bromptons or Titanium vs. Steel

My wife and I purchased a pair of Brommies from Portapedal last August. A few weeks after the purchase I was lamenting to the shop owner Al, that I wished we had purchased Superlights. As luck had...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 02-20-14, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,504
Posted By Mr. Thompson
If you decide to go custom please take the time...

If you decide to go custom please take the time to check out Rodriguez. (http://www.rodbikes.com/) Then give Smiley a call and discuss your situation. Round trip flights to Seattle for a fitting are...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 02-14-14, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 929
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Especially when they ride like a Wabi. :D

Especially when they ride like a Wabi. :D
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-14-14, 11:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,846
Posted By Mr. Thompson
Check out Portapedal (http://portapedalbike.com/)...

Check out Portapedal (http://portapedalbike.com/) in Tempe AZ. Brommies and Alex Moultons served up with superb service from Al and Donna.
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