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Forum: Folding Bikes 07-08-16, 03:46 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By thehum
I was running 1x9 because I ride in a relatively...

I was running 1x9 because I ride in a relatively flat city 90% of the time, but the capreo doesn't have a great range on the lows so any kind of touring meant installing the second front chainring,...
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-08-16, 03:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 544
Posted By thehum
I was running 1x9 because I ride in a relatively...

I was running 1x9 because I ride in a relatively flat city 90% of the time, but the capreo doesn't have a great range on the lows so any kind of touring meant installing the second front chainring,...
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-07-16, 03:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 544
Posted By thehum
Alfine 11 on Bike Friday - pedal drag?

Anyone out there riding a folding bike with a shimano alfine 11 internal gear hub? Do you also notice drag while pedaling?

I had a my LBS install a Shimano Alfine 11 a few months ago on my Bike...
Forum: Northeast 03-10-13, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 546,711
Posted By thehum
This was my Friday commute: ...

This was my Friday commute:

https://vimeo.com/61440630
Forum: Northeast 10-30-12, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 546,711
Posted By thehum
Went out riding around Cambridge/Boston...

Went out riding around Cambridge/Boston yesterday, and it was very, very windy:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?&v=BlVuABMofDI

I rode to the water with two other friends, where there were lots of...
Forum: Northeast 03-14-12, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 546,711
Posted By thehum
Last night half of Boston lost power:...

Last night half of Boston lost power: http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7182/6981421739_3581a9c85d_z.jpg
Police cruiser lights practically lit up the city:...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 01-20-12, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,255
Posted By thehum
Hah, this is inspiring; I'm in my 20s, and here...

Hah, this is inspiring; I'm in my 20s, and here in Boston bike-dates have become a normal thing, fortunately. For the few non-biker ladies I've dated, when asked why it didn't work out, all I had to...
Forum: Northeast 01-17-12, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 546,711
Posted By thehum
Last night it snowed during my commute home. ...

Last night it snowed during my commute home.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=dpKR2JaOg2g

Today all the snow was gone.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 01-11-12, 01:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By thehum
Awesome! I think Josh(BikeSafeBoston) hired a...

Awesome! I think Josh(BikeSafeBoston) hired a graphic artist to design these, so I could understand why they're trying to design the cards themselves rather than releasing an "open source" version...
Forum: Commuting 01-08-12, 02:53 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 47,041
Posted By thehum
http://thehum.bostonbiker.org/files/2010/07/SDC103...

http://thehum.bostonbiker.org/files/2010/07/SDC10377.jpg

Nashbar Trekking bars, Ergon Grips, TrueValue Bucket, Zildjian 8" splash, LP jam block/cowbell
Forum: Commuting 01-07-12, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By thehum
He has a pretty awesome blog...

He has a pretty awesome blog (http://bikesafeboston.com) and twitter feed (https://twitter.com/#!/bikesafeboston)where he talks about stuff he uses on occasion you should definitely check out.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 01-06-12, 04:54 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
Very sorry to hear about your unfortunate...

Very sorry to hear about your unfortunate incident, you're right, storm grates can be dangerous. However, the storm grates on the bridge are fairly small, slightly recessed, and the slits run...
Forum: Commuting 01-06-12, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By thehum
Awesome! You're very welcome, just trying to do...

Awesome! You're very welcome, just trying to do my small part for a worthy cause :thumb:

P.S. love your sig, it gave me quite a good laugh
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 01-05-12, 11:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By thehum
Bike Accident Report Cards for Your Wallet! Help Make it Come to Your State!

Great things are happening here in Boston; bike accident lawyer Josh Zisson (http://www.bikesafeboston.com) created the awesome Bike Accident Report Card (http://bikesafeboston.com/cards)for us here...
Forum: Commuting 01-05-12, 11:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By thehum
Bike Accident Report Cards for Your Wallet! Help Make it Come to Your State!

Great things are happening here in Boston; bike accident lawyer Josh Zisson (http://www.bikesafeboston.com) created the awesome Bike Accident Report Card (http://bikesafeboston.com/cards)for us here...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 01-05-12, 10:50 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
This is an example of how bike lanes encourage...

This is an example of how bike lanes encourage riders to learn to ride with traffic. On a macro scale, when lots of people make the decision to ride less on sidewalks (which is slow and dangerous on...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-31-11, 03:01 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
I thought this too. A one-lane bottleneck is a...

I thought this too. A one-lane bottleneck is a one-lane bottleneck. And actually, the bottleneck is really in the intersections. Livable Streets blogger Steve miller points this out: Full post...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-30-11, 04:18 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
Exactly my point. Thanks for chiming in, and glad...

Exactly my point. Thanks for chiming in, and glad to see you're still around.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-30-11, 04:01 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 95,091
Posted By thehum
I started this thread over at bostonfixed...

I started this thread over at bostonfixed (http://bostonfixed.us/forum/comments.php?DiscussionID=3043), which has taken a life of its own. here's my latest:
...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-29-11, 02:24 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,001
Posted By thehum
There are some more updates on this story over at...

There are some more updates on this story over at BostonBiker (http://bostonbiker.org/2011/12/28/cyclist-killed-in-collision-with-18-wheeler-in-cambridge/)
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-28-11, 10:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
As degnaw pointed out, one 10-foot car lane was...

As degnaw pointed out, one 10-foot car lane was removed and split into two 5-foot bike lanes, which is pretty good considering most other bike lanes in Boston are 4-feet wide. I was at the public...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-28-11, 03:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,368
Posted By thehum
BU Bridge Bike Lanes Complete! (Major Bike Advocacy Victory 3 years in the works)

*Title typo:Advocacy not Advcacy

It's been three years since discussion began to install bike lanes on the BU Bridge, and two years since plans for bike lanes were finalized and construction...
Forum: Commuting 08-01-11, 06:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 889
Posted By thehum
This is not the first time CM has circle-corked...

This is not the first time CM has circle-corked an intersection.

Ironically enough, riding Boston critical mass a few years ago for the first time was an inspiration for me to become involved in...
Forum: Northeast 07-14-11, 09:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 298
Posted By thehum
Boston Hubway Bike Share Coming: Tell the City Where You Want Rental Stations

In case you haven't heard, bike share is coming to Boston this month (http://articles.boston.com/2011-04-21/news/29460074_1_bike-bicycles-kiosks), and the city wants your input.



Here's the...
Forum: Northeast 05-03-11, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By thehum
New England Bicycle Expo: May 7-8

Anyone else on here going? Happening in Somerville, MA. Just got my tickets.

http://www.newenglandbicycleexpo.com/ (http://www.newenglandbicycleexpo.com/)
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