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Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-21-11, 05:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,244
Posted By jungwiar
I love the first video - right on my commute to...

I love the first video - right on my commute to work!!! Keep up the good work PB guys...
Forum: Winter Cycling 11-16-10, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 840
Posted By jungwiar
Carry Extra Clothes?

Hey all - am going into my 4th winter commuting almost daily in Madison, WI. Am actually looking forward to it this year - something about riding on a cold, crisp night really is nice...

Anyway,...
Forum: Winter Cycling 11-01-10, 03:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,711
Posted By jungwiar
one word - mittens.

one word - mittens.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 10-21-10, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 429
Posted By jungwiar
I don't know myself, but it looks really cool!!! ...

I don't know myself, but it looks really cool!!! I would move this post and it's associated question to the main C&V list as that group would most definitely be able to provide some insight. Once...
Forum: Commuting 10-19-10, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,539
Posted By jungwiar
I've been running both for ~a year. Same reason...

I've been running both for ~a year. Same reason as above - have a few presta tubes to burn thru, but haven't had any flats to speak of (knocks on wood), so haven't drilled it out - yet...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-23-10, 01:05 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,108
Posted By jungwiar
Haven't posted in awhile, but here is my favorite...

Haven't posted in awhile, but here is my favorite (of many, I might add...). 1972 Schwinn Sports Tourer - Sunday Rider - found on curb.
As found:...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-18-09, 01:59 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 11,661
Posted By jungwiar
Hilton Head Island - Cruising the Beach ...

Hilton Head Island - Cruising the Beach
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3193/2718995708_f76c459c7b_b.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-17-09, 09:22 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,141
Posted By jungwiar
1980 Schwinn Voyaguer 11.8 - former commuter. ...

1980 Schwinn Voyaguer 11.8 - former commuter. Commuted on this all year last year and into the spring. Had some problems with corrosion in the hub. Tore it apart, replaced the bearings, repacked...
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-06-09, 07:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 924
Posted By jungwiar
One word - choppers! Find some with removable...

One word - choppers! Find some with removable wool liners. I have been using them to hunt, ice fish, shovel, ski and winter commute for a long time. Never have had to find anything else.
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-14-09, 07:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,125
Posted By jungwiar
For sure check thrift stores. I bought a wool...

For sure check thrift stores. I bought a wool turtleneck (United Colors of Benneton made in Italy - wife was jealous) that I wore all winter - thing is awesome - cost $3. Best thing about wool, in...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-04-09, 07:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 358
Posted By jungwiar
100% C&V here - mostly on '72 Sports Tourer -...

100% C&V here - mostly on '72 Sports Tourer - adding another 110 miles (hopefully) tomorrow. Also have a few months of commuting on citified '80 Voyageur 11.8 and some rides on the '73 Raleigh...
Forum: Winter Cycling 09-02-09, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,631
Posted By jungwiar
Rode a Nexus 8 all winter last year here in...

Rode a Nexus 8 all winter last year here in Madison, WI. Didn't have any real issues with the hub shifting (other than normal adjustments to line up yellow lines) or performance at all. I did (and...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-25-09, 06:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,544
Posted By jungwiar
Here's mine - 8-speed IGH conversion of an '80...

Here's mine - 8-speed IGH conversion of an '80 Schwinn Voyageur 11.8. Also have a dynamo drive headlight - great ride...
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3068/3028756790_e4f98dab88.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-14-09, 05:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,888
Posted By jungwiar
I ride a '72 sports tourer every day and love...

I ride a '72 sports tourer every day and love it!!! Not sure what it will run you - mine was found for a total of $0 - free for the taking in very good original shape by my mother-in-law... I have...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-29-09, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By jungwiar
As promised... ...

As promised...
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2514/3770228749_7f981acc92.jpg

And 3 Speed Hub/Shifter - set up to eliminate cable kink......
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-27-09, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,147
Posted By jungwiar
I also have a Safari that must be the low-end...

I also have a Safari that must be the low-end version. It came with a single speed/coaster brake rear hub only. I have, however, used it quite a bit on camping vacations, etc. I would not expect...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-07-09, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By jungwiar
My bet is on the Brooks mattress. Here is a...

My bet is on the Brooks mattress. Here is a picture of a '72 Phillips that I came across last summer - pretty sure it was entirely original...
...
Forum: Great Lakes 12-19-08, 07:36 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 4,599
Posted By jungwiar
Not a report on the trails, but saw someone (same...

Not a report on the trails, but saw someone (same person as I see throughout the year) riding in this morning on the far east side - four of the large plows right on his trail on Agriculture Dr. ...
Forum: Utility Cycling 12-15-08, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 95,048
Posted By jungwiar
I wouldn't say they are exactly falling from the...

I wouldn't say they are exactly falling from the skies here in Madison, WI, but I have had a few come thru my possession in the last year. These two were indeed found on the side of the road for...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-09-08, 01:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,882
Posted By jungwiar
Here is mine that I got at a garage sale this...

Here is mine that I got at a garage sale this summer for $5. Mine came with the Huret drivetrain, stamped sidepull brakes, steel SA wheels and (the reason I bought it) a leather Wrights saddle. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-02-08, 08:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,052
Posted By jungwiar
Syke- You are right on in describing my 10...

Syke-
You are right on in describing my 10 speed - stamped brakes and levers, Huret drivetrain, cheap/weird hubs - rear one is especially strange... At first I thought it was a flip-flop, but it...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-02-08, 06:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,052
Posted By jungwiar
Hey - my wife (and when I say my wife - I mean I)...

Hey - my wife (and when I say my wife - I mean I) has two of them that she rides quite often. One is a red 3 speed that I got out of the garbage that is in really great condition and the other is a...
Forum: Commuting 11-13-08, 06:38 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 108,500
Posted By jungwiar
1980 Schwinn Voyageur 11.8

Finally got a picture of my current everyday commuter. It's a 28 year old Chrome Schwinn Voyageur outfitted with a Shimano Nexus 8, Shimano dyno-hub with custom LED head light, Brooks B17... It is...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-31-08, 06:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,032
Posted By jungwiar
My opinion - the warmest things to put on your...

My opinion - the warmest things to put on your hands are choppers - leather mittens with wool inserts. Not the best to run small shifters, but with IGH/grip shift - no problems. They are more than...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-08, 04:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,641
Posted By jungwiar
With a decent looking Brooks B72 - don't wait -...

With a decent looking Brooks B72 - don't wait - go get it!!!
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