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Forum: Winter Cycling 12-04-15, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 712
Posted By TuckamoreDew
My kid hauling trailer has 20" wheels and...

My kid hauling trailer has 20" wheels and Schwalbe makes their studded Winter Marathons in that size - I've seen them used locally on folding bikes. I don't think they'd actually be necessary for...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-24-15, 04:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Buy the cheaper 90's rigid frame mountain bike. ...

Buy the cheaper 90's rigid frame mountain bike.

For your use, in winter conditions it's likely true that you won't notice a big difference between different quality level component sets. I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-30-15, 09:23 PM
Replies: 13,141
Views: 1,554,822
Posted By TuckamoreDew
"ATTENTION COLLECTORS" Only $900! 1968...

"ATTENTION COLLECTORS"

Only $900!

1968 Apollo Custom Sport speed bike - Rare condition- Antique | road | Edmonton | Kijiji...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-14, 02:31 PM
Replies: 13,141
Views: 1,554,822
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Gosh! "...the most expensive bike brand in...

Gosh! "...the most expensive bike brand in Europe" (http://www.kijiji.ca/v-other-bike/edmonton/peugeot-bike-famous-brand/604309495?enableSearchNavigationFlag=true)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-04-14, 03:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,072
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I think this might be the same seller who a few...

I think this might be the same seller who a few years ago had listed a 1940 Rudge in similar condition but which had actually been ridden. I think he was asking two or three thousand for that that...
Forum: Winter Cycling 03-04-14, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 312,066
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Great picture.

Great picture.
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-22-14, 04:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 17,190
Posted By TuckamoreDew
This is what I'm waiting for.

This is what I'm waiting for.
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-22-14, 04:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 17,190
Posted By TuckamoreDew
You can see a picture of the fat front conversion...

You can see a picture of the fat front conversion in this picture of Gecho's (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/358843-Post-your-winter-bike-pics?p=16441127&viewfull=1#post16441127) in the...
Forum: Winter Cycling 02-22-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,264
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I've ridden two winters with DIY tires and two...

I've ridden two winters with DIY tires and two winters with commercial tires. In my opinion, the DIY studded tires are pretty good and will get you through a lot, but the commercial tires are better....
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-27-14, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 312,066
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Wow. Just...wow.

Wow. Just...wow.
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-27-14, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 312,066
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Who is the muppet photobombing your bike photo?

Who is the muppet photobombing your bike photo?
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-13-14, 01:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 852
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Winter Cycling Lexicon

Edmonton winter cycling veteran and fellow Bikeworks volunteer Robert Clinton has written a detailed lexicon naming the various snows and ices that winter cyclists encounter in our city. There is...
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-12-14, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,225
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Nope, that shouldn't be a problem; carbide is...

Nope, that shouldn't be a problem; carbide is tough stuff. They'll wear down a little bit more quickly than if you were riding mostly on ice/snow but it shouldn't be a big deal. Those are pretty much...
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-07-14, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 312,066
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Well, if you aren't willing to stop pedaling long...

Well, if you aren't willing to stop pedaling long enough to take a photo (and I applaud that kind of enthusiasm for riding) maybe you could free up one hand and snap a pic ;) . Not in traffic,...
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-07-14, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 761
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I think that this option would work well at the...

I think that this option would work well at the temperatures you mentioned.
Forum: Winter Cycling 01-07-14, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 880
Posted By TuckamoreDew
This is the sort of question that I'm afraid to...

This is the sort of question that I'm afraid to answer in case I jinx myself.
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-26-13, 10:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,003
Posted By TuckamoreDew
In the past I've had good results by removing the...

In the past I've had good results by removing the freehub, flushing the old lubricant out with solvent, and then re-lubricating with fresh oil.
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-15-13, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 650
Posted By TuckamoreDew
The type of winter cycling discussed in this...

The type of winter cycling discussed in this forum is the kind where you ride your bike outside in the snow. I'd guess that most of the people reading this sub-forum aren't spending a lot of time...
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-08-13, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I made this little bracket partly to reinforce...

I made this little bracket partly to reinforce the fender after I cut the notches for fit in a narrow fork, but also to keep the front from bouncing up and down and hitting the tire. You can just...
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-07-13, 11:56 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 312,066
Posted By TuckamoreDew
http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3761/11264215976_cd3...

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3761/11264215976_cd3ae93224_z.jpg

It's a bit too classy for an everyday winter ride, but it did me proud today on the extremely cold morning commute and when picking...
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-07-13, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I made a little bracket that attaches to the...

I made a little bracket that attaches to the fender and the front of the fork crown for this purpose. I'll post a photo tomorrow.
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-07-13, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By TuckamoreDew
Nope. But you'll have to post a photo if you do...

Nope. But you'll have to post a photo if you do it.
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-07-13, 11:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,003
Posted By TuckamoreDew
That's about the temperature where I sometimes...

That's about the temperature where I sometimes have trouble with the rear hub freezing up making it freewheel in both directions. I had that problem yesterday when it was -22F during my commute. I...
Forum: Winter Cycling 11-20-13, 11:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 33,043
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I do this, too. It's also good to look at...

I do this, too. It's also good to look at sweaters that have tags that are marked as one size too big for you, as a lot of them wind up at the thrift store because somebody accidentally shrank them.
Forum: Winter Cycling 11-20-13, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,252
Posted By TuckamoreDew
I removed the filters and little elastomer discs...

I removed the filters and little elastomer discs so there is no real resistance to breathing. That picture shows my first attempt to use one - I made a better effort later. Details here...
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