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Forum: Commuting 01-05-14, 05:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 717
Posted By KLW2
Magicshine customer service has been stellar in...

Magicshine customer service has been stellar in the years that I have been doing business with them. I bought one of the original lights and the battery was recalled. Can't say enough about how they...
Forum: Commuting 12-02-13, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By KLW2
Keep your wrists covered. If not, the blood in...

Keep your wrists covered. If not, the blood in the veins/arteries will loose heat to/from your hands,,,,,,
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 05-14-13, 05:03 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,189
Posted By KLW2
I ring my bell and say hello, good morning or...

I ring my bell and say hello, good morning or something. Seems to work best, although there are some who don't hear anything and those who move left when you call your pass. In any event, I slow down...
Forum: Commuting 05-14-13, 04:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,921
Posted By KLW2
I used to do 52 miles round trip and found that I...

I used to do 52 miles round trip and found that I was too tired if I did it 5 days. Dropped to 3 days and was fine. On the other 2 days did about 30...
Forum: Commuting 02-13-13, 04:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,531
Posted By KLW2
Gates now has a free Iphone app to set your belt...

Gates now has a free Iphone app to set your belt tension with. You pluck the belt and it listens to the harmonic to tell you what your tension is. Nice touch!
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-11-13, 03:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,470
Posted By KLW2
They tend to starve for oxygen after a bit in my...

They tend to starve for oxygen after a bit in my boots...then cold and wet.
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-11-13, 03:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,161
Posted By KLW2
Wicking poly then wool and windbreaker with pit...

Wicking poly then wool and windbreaker with pit zips works for me.
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-11-13, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By KLW2
Love the Showers Pass stuff. Picked up at REI on...

Love the Showers Pass stuff. Picked up at REI on sale....
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 02-11-13, 01:20 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 165,317
Posted By KLW2
Retro but updated; Gotham 298770

Retro but updated;
Gotham
298770
Forum: Commuting 02-11-13, 05:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,531
Posted By KLW2
Nice!!

Nice!!
Forum: Commuting 02-10-13, 08:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,531
Posted By KLW2
What bike? I have the Novara Gotham with...

What bike?
I have the Novara Gotham with NuVinci n360 hub. So quiet and smooth...........
Forum: Commuting 02-10-13, 01:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,531
Posted By KLW2
My centertrack Gates belt and IGH just goes and...

My centertrack Gates belt and IGH just goes and goes and goes.......in any weather.
Forum: Commuting 02-10-13, 01:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 752
Posted By KLW2
My coldest ride was -32F wind chill / -25F air...

My coldest ride was -32F wind chill / -25F air temperature and bar mitts kept my hands nice and warm. Wear a pair of medium weight wool mittens inside them.
Forum: Commuting 04-25-12, 05:48 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,207
Posted By KLW2
I find that holding one's arms close to the torso...

I find that holding one's arms close to the torso allows for a more aerodynamic flight as one passes over the stem bolts and garners more points from one's riding buddys. Mine are hydraulic and that...
Forum: Touring 04-20-12, 08:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 458
Posted By KLW2
Full and have the brake locked so it won't...

Full and have the brake locked so it won't roll.Lean bike against something if you can, I sometimes just lean it against me and load the bags onto the racks.
Forum: Touring 04-16-12, 05:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By KLW2
Hi Tandem, I live in the NE suburbs of St Paul...

Hi Tandem,
I live in the NE suburbs of St Paul (White Bear Lake) when are you planning to travel?
Keith
Forum: Commuting 04-16-12, 04:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 21,941
Posted By KLW2
I have the Kryptonite Evoloution small U lock and...

I have the Kryptonite Evoloution small U lock and use the mount that came with it..2 years and no issues...
Forum: Commuting 04-16-12, 04:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,782
Posted By KLW2
I have the Novara Gotham. It has the NuVinci hub...

I have the Novara Gotham. It has the NuVinci hub and Gates Center Track belt drive. For an all around, just get on it and go bike, I wouldn't go back to a chain. Tire changing is not a problem but I...
Forum: Commuting 04-11-12, 06:57 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,202
Posted By KLW2
It's really nice, Kind of infinite adjustment of...

It's really nice, Kind of infinite adjustment of gears without any steps. Smooth and really fun to get the perfect gearing that you want. (Within the gear ratio limits of the hub and cogs of course.)...
Forum: Commuting 04-11-12, 10:44 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,202
Posted By KLW2
I bought the Gotham during the sale and really...

I bought the Gotham during the sale and really love the belt system. If you keep it tensioned correctly (easy to do) it works great. I have tried the tension tight as it should be and fairly loose....
Forum: Touring 04-04-12, 07:57 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,540
Posted By KLW2
Just planning some 2 to 3 day midweek bike...

Just planning some 2 to 3 day midweek bike camping trips from White Bear Lake, Mn. to various state, national parks and forests in the 50 to 75 mile distance.
Forum: Commuting 03-31-12, 08:04 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,082
Posted By KLW2
Rock on, again! I used to do a 50 mile round...

Rock on, again!
I used to do a 50 mile round trip, but only 4 days a week. After a while, I hade to cut it down to 40, I was was just too tired to keep doing 50....... so your 70+ just kicks my...
Forum: Commuting 03-29-12, 09:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,239
Posted By KLW2
I really like the Linus too. BicycleTimes journal...

I really like the Linus too. BicycleTimes journal did a very favorable review on it (http://www.bicycletimesmag.com/content/review-linus-roadster-8). I finally decided on the Novara Gotham (spendy...
Forum: Commuting 03-29-12, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,303
Posted By KLW2
I commuted year round (sun, rain & snow) in...

I commuted year round (sun, rain & snow) in Minnesota for a year with a 2003 and it worked fine. Commute at the time was 24 miles round trip.
Forum: Commuting 03-23-12, 05:45 AM
Replies: 14,491
Views: 8,678,667
Posted By KLW2
Pick this up today!

Novara Gotham belt drive, NuVinci N360 hub.....
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