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Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 07-08-16, 04:04 PM
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Posted By vja4Him
18650 Batteries .....

I just purchcased the Magnum Innovation 860 Lumens USB Bike Light. Should arrive within a few days .....

Question: Which 18650 batteries would you recommend ? I will be cycling many hours at...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-07-15, 07:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 933
Posted By vja4Him
Didn't the ancient Olympians run in the races...

Didn't the ancient Olympians run in the races barefoot ?
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-05-15, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 933
Posted By vja4Him
I too have tried many different shoes and...

I too have tried many different shoes and inserts. I used to have inserts specially made for me, but they eventually wore out. Can't afford new ones yet.

I have many health issues, including...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-01-15, 01:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 933
Posted By vja4Him
Which Cycling Shoes ?

I need to get a good pair of shoes for commuting short distance (20 miles a day or less).

I have a serious problem with plantar fascitis, and wide feet. I'd like to spend around $130.00 or less.
Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 10-06-14, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 598
Posted By vja4Him
Image Upsidedown - How to Fix?

I posted an image of my bicycle to the forum, but it is upsidedown ...

http://www.bikeforums.net/commuting/49471-commuter-bicycle-pics-509.html (Post #12716...
Forum: Commuting 10-05-14, 09:56 PM
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Posted By vja4Him
410341 My Surly Long Haul Trucker....

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My Surly Long Haul Trucker. I removed my four Ortlieb Panniers for a change. I'm using my large Carradice Longflap Saddlebag. I have recently added one of my OYA Canvas Bags, and a...
Forum: Commuting 10-05-14, 09:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
Sometimes I use "Dingle-ball" Bungees to hold my...

Sometimes I use "Dingle-ball" Bungees to hold my water bottles in place. I've had water bottles fall out before several times. I always carry lots of different kinds of Bungees (small, even tiny...
Forum: Commuting 10-05-14, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
Thanks for sharing your pics. I like the larger...

Thanks for sharing your pics. I like the larger one. I cycle loaded and heavy everywhere I go. I cannot cycle fast or very far because of serious health issues. I quit driving. Cycling is my main...
Forum: Commuting 10-03-14, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
Yes, should be the head tube and top tube. I've...

Yes, should be the head tube and top tube. I've seen many top tube bags, but I don't know which one to get ..... I'd like to have the largest one possible .....
Forum: Commuting 10-03-14, 08:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
My Caradice Longflap Saddlebag is secured to the...

My Caradice Longflap Saddlebag is secured to the side of my Surly Nice rear rack, so a Seat Post Bag will not interfere.
Forum: Commuting 10-03-14, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
I've checked out many sources. I'm hoping to find...

I've checked out many sources. I'm hoping to find somebody who can help me find what I need that will fit .....
Forum: Commuting 10-03-14, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,276
Posted By vja4Him
Bags (Seat-Top Tube-Frame) for Surly Long Haul Trucker .....

Anyone with a Surly Long Haul Trucker ..... Help me find the right bags for my Trucker .....

I would like to have a Medium/large-sized Seat-Post Bag. I already have the Surly Nice rear rack, so I...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 01-01-14, 01:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 12,521
Posted By vja4Him
I need to get a mount for my Samsung Galaxy Note...

I need to get a mount for my Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Smartphone .... I've looked at numerous mounts, but all have negative feedback. I don't mind paying more to protect my Note 3, which I have already...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-31-13, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By vja4Him
Android Phone Holder .....

I just got my Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Smartphone and need to get a Holder that will attach to the handlebars on my Surly Long Haul Trucker .....

Something that will hold my Note 3 securely and allow...
Forum: Commuting 12-23-13, 10:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
Well, I got my new Timbuk2 Custom Commute Laptop...

Well, I got my new Timbuk2 Custom Commute Laptop Messenger Bag!!! I have used it for riding around town, to work, to church, shopping at Wal-Mart, the Bank, and other stores. So far, I am really...
Forum: Commuting 12-13-13, 06:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,339
Posted By vja4Him
How much did the Prescription Goggles cost? I've...

How much did the Prescription Goggles cost? I've been considering that option, but really can't afford it right now.
Forum: Commuting 12-11-13, 08:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,339
Posted By vja4Him
Thanks for the suggestions. I will check out Big...

Thanks for the suggestions. I will check out Big Five and see what they have ....
Forum: Commuting 12-11-13, 08:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,339
Posted By vja4Him
Cold Protection for Eyes ...

I am having a terrible time riding in the cold and wind, which cause my eyes to water constantly. Can anyone recommend a pair of Goggles that would fit over my glasses, and help to keep the cold wind...
Forum: Commuting 12-10-13, 09:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
My Timbuk2 Custom Commute Laptop Messenger Bag ....

This is the color-scheme I chose:

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Forum: Commuting 12-10-13, 08:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
I ordered the Custom Commute Laptop Messenger Bag...

I ordered the Custom Commute Laptop Messenger Bag from Timbuk2. Only experience will determine if this was a good investment .... I usually only carry around 7-10 pounds of stuff, so weight should...
Forum: Commuting 12-10-13, 01:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
Oh yes!!! Thanks so much for your suggestion!!!...

Oh yes!!! Thanks so much for your suggestion!!! This Custom Commute Laptop Messenger Bag looks like the bag that I really need .... I wasn't planning on spending that much, but you only get what you...
Forum: Commuting 12-10-13, 12:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
I already have four large (Ortlieb) panniers,...

I already have four large (Ortlieb) panniers, plus a large top-tube bag. I also added four Outer-Pockets to the four Ortlieb Panniers.

I need the Should-Messenger Bag to carry inside work, or into...
Forum: Commuting 12-10-13, 12:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,909
Posted By vja4Him
Which Messenger Bag to Buy?

I could use some advice on which Messenger Bag to get ...

I already have one Messenger Bag, about 12 inches long (too short!), 8 inches high, and about 4 inches thick.

I need a Messenger Bag...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-19-13, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By vja4Him
I travel very heavy .... Loaded with four Ortlieb...

I travel very heavy .... Loaded with four Ortlieb large Panniers, large Handlebar Bag, large Top Tube Bag, and when I'm shopping, I carry my Carradice Saddlebag and a duffle bag. I've carried $350 in...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-18-13, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By vja4Him
I'm considering the Lezyne CNC - Travel Drive...

I'm considering the Lezyne CNC - Travel Drive Floor Pump
because I will be carrying it with me everywhere. I quit driving, and so my bicycle is my main transportation to work, shopping, errands,...
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