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Forum: Touring 04-28-16, 07:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,135
Posted By lhendrick
Go minimalist. This is America. You can buy...

Go minimalist. This is America. You can buy anything you need. Food is everywhere. Relax. Ride. Repeat.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-08-16, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By lhendrick
Good move going from Wide angle to medium. Much...

Good move going from Wide angle to medium. Much better results in general.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-08-16, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,688
Posted By lhendrick
Drilled out my older style Ergon GP2 for bar end mirrors

Since I bought my GP2's a while ago, I had to drill the ends out (takes 1 minute with 1/2 inch drill). Nor recommended by manufacturer, but the assembled deal looks and feels quite secure to me....
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-08-16, 04:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,688
Posted By lhendrick
Just playing with you Jeff. Now that is a great...

Just playing with you Jeff. Now that is a great improvement. Thanks.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-08-16, 02:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,688
Posted By lhendrick
Thanks Jeff K. This response is appreciated, and...

Thanks Jeff K. This response is appreciated, and it virtually guarantees that those needing this type of mirror mount will indeed drill out our beautiful Ergon GP's. Us bikers are real rebels.
Forum: Touring 01-08-16, 10:36 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,675
Posted By lhendrick
Motorcycle touring lets you travel 400 miles a...

Motorcycle touring lets you travel 400 miles a day without the bother of actually seeing anything. I did it for a long time. Now I bicycle. 40 miles a day average. See lots. Often I ride my bike...
Forum: Touring 11-25-15, 08:43 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,581
Posted By lhendrick
Oh my, the dog whisperer technique. Make sure...

Oh my, the dog whisperer technique. Make sure your rabies vaccine is up to date. :)
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 07-30-15, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 388
Posted By lhendrick
Read some of this. It explains how your device...

Read some of this. It explains how your device gets time from GPS. If you've done what the above post suggested and still no good, then my guess is your time zone map is off. This gets updated by...
Forum: Touring 07-18-15, 06:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,470
Posted By lhendrick
I have the racks you were considering and Ortlieb...

I have the racks you were considering and Ortlieb rollers and it all works fine. It was enlightening to me when the cost of accessories exceeded the cost of my (LHT) bike, and this combo contributed...
Forum: Touring 07-18-15, 06:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,315
Posted By lhendrick
Ditto

Ditto
Forum: Touring 06-01-15, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By lhendrick
You will have a great time. I did Eurovelo 6,...

You will have a great time. I did Eurovelo 6, Tours, France to Budapest in 2013. Here's my ride report: https://www.crazyguyonabike.com/doc/?o=tS&doc_id=12792&v=nk
Forum: Touring 01-20-15, 10:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By lhendrick
I'd rather eat the box the pizza comes in. Tastes...

I'd rather eat the box the pizza comes in. Tastes the same and less harmful stuff.
Forum: Touring 01-10-15, 05:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,278
Posted By lhendrick
There will be a movie one day. A post apocalyptic...

There will be a movie one day. A post apocalyptic America with a bike touring guy riding coast to coast, sleeping in church yards, saving damsels in distress, eating fish and squirrel he catches,...
Forum: Touring 01-10-15, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 924
Posted By lhendrick
@fietsbob...

@fietsbob (http://www.bikeforums.net/member.php?u=197614): Did you read the OP's request? I think he/she mentioned that the budget is 300 british pounds....the bikes you refer to are seriously...
Forum: Touring 01-09-15, 04:07 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,148
Posted By lhendrick
I agree a cache battery would work for most...

I agree a cache battery would work for most people, providing power between charge locations.

I also use a powerful headlight and taillight powered by my dynamo as daytime running lights, because...
Forum: Touring 01-03-15, 01:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,148
Posted By lhendrick
A hub dynamo and cache battery lets me recharge...

A hub dynamo and cache battery lets me recharge my iPhone and my Garmin Edge 810 so I am never without navigation and communication assistance. I like it that way. Your mileage may vary.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-01-15, 03:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,690
Posted By lhendrick
I enjoyed feeling the passion with which this...

I enjoyed feeling the passion with which this topic was discussed. Very lively.

I enjoyed touring on my LHT for 1800 miles in Europe, unsupported and solo. My bike was assembled by me, except for...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-21-14, 10:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By lhendrick
I got the Garmin VIRB. Expensive ($200-300-ish)....

I got the Garmin VIRB. Expensive ($200-300-ish). Works very well. I have a helmet mount which does work great to eliminate handlebar vibrations,etc. I can now make the most boring videos imaginable....
Forum: Touring 09-10-14, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 653
Posted By lhendrick
Price actually looks pretty good for this stuff....

Price actually looks pretty good for this stuff. Problem is eating it more than in emergencies or total wilderness sucks. It is overloaded with salt. Nutrition minimal. Calories OK. Are you going to...
Forum: Touring 09-03-14, 01:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,166
Posted By lhendrick
Sad that someone lost their life. This could...

Sad that someone lost their life. This could happen to anyone, anywhere. Not a touring issue, not a McDonald's issue. Florida does attract what appears to be a disproportionate number of loonies....
Forum: Touring 09-01-14, 09:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,103
Posted By lhendrick
Ah, the American spirit lives on! I applaud your...

Ah, the American spirit lives on! I applaud your audacity.:) The ever present genius that has made our country great. As to getting a piano over the mountains I suggest you convert your dream into a...
Forum: Touring 09-01-14, 09:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,586
Posted By lhendrick
What does the dog say?

What does the dog say?
Forum: Touring 08-19-14, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,141
Posted By lhendrick
I like it. Fietsbob, I love you too.

I like it. Fietsbob, I love you too.
Forum: Touring 07-19-14, 12:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,164
Posted By lhendrick
I carry my Macbook Air in my panniers on touring...

I carry my Macbook Air in my panniers on touring bike AND in my saddlebags on my motorcycles all the time. Never had a problem.
Forum: Touring 07-19-14, 12:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,565
Posted By lhendrick
Navigon (now owned by Garmin) on the iPhone or...

Navigon (now owned by Garmin) on the iPhone or Android. Download the state or country maps you want on your device. No cell signal required. Works great. Voice guidance, etc. Not free!
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