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    CPSC announcement: Pedego Recalls Electric...

    CPSC announcement: Pedego Recalls Electric Bicycle Batteries Due To Fire Hazard | CPSC.gov
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    I agree about Shoo Goo, since it is flexible when...

    I agree about Shoo Goo, since it is flexible when it dries. Superglue can be hard and stiff when it dries, creating sharp points that aren't good for your tires and tubes.

    Ignore deep cuts in your...
  3. Trek recalls all of their bicycles with disc brakes

    1 million bicycles included in this recall
    Trek Recalls Bicycles Equipped with Front Disc Brakes to Replace Quick Release Lever Due to Crash Hazard | CPSC.gov
  4. Speed difference will be small at low effort, but...

    Speed difference will be small at low effort, but increases rapidly as your effort increases. You might be able to keep up with your similar-fitness buddies if they are riding slowly on a flat road,...
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    Love Hawk Hill (Conzelman Road). The uphill is...

    Love Hawk Hill (Conzelman Road). The uphill is pretty gradual, but the downhill is 18%. You glide along the ocean, past old Civil War forts and a Nike missle base. This one of the most beautiful...
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    1950 calories in 2 hours sounds really high...

    1950 calories in 2 hours sounds really high unless you are a heavy rider sprinting up mountains. Heart rate monitor calorie counters are not very accurate either. I expect that the rule of thumb...
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    Civia bicycle fenders recalled

    Civia Cycles Recalls Hyland Bicycles, Aluminum Civia Fenders Due to Crash Hazard | CPSC.gov
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    Spring and fall have the nicest weather in San...

    Spring and fall have the nicest weather in San Francisco. Winter can be rainy, though not so much in the last couple of years. Summer is often windy and foggy. May is somewhere between spring and...
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    Home Depot bike hook bicycle racks

    Husky Vertical Bike Hooks Recalled by Waterloo Industries Due to Risk of Injury; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot | CPSC.gov

    http://www.cpsc.gov/Global/Images/Recall/2015/15110/Bike-Hook1.jpg
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    I have prescription wrap-around sunglasses. I...

    I have prescription wrap-around sunglasses. I cannot imagine that goggles would be anywhere near as comfortable. Designer prescription sports sunglasses are expensive, but your local optician may be...
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    Remove the tube from the tire, then pump it up....

    Remove the tube from the tire, then pump it up. Look for a hole in it somewhere. There almost always will be one. See if the old tube has a hole in the same place. Look for whatever is causing the...
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    Bike racers usually have much better core...

    Bike racers usually have much better core strength than casual riders. The core strength keeps body weight off of their hands, so they don't need padding to protect their hands from their body...
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    Fishermans Wharf over the Golden Gate Bridge to...

    Fishermans Wharf over the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito then returning by ferry is the most popular bike ride for tourists. The ride is pretty short and the hills are mild in that direction. One...
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    You should ask in the Northern California forum....

    You should ask in the Northern California forum.

    Why not just bike the whole way? Foster City to Menlo Park should be less than an hour by bike via the Bay Trail, which is comparable to waiting...
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    A lot of cheap jerseys (Nashbar, etc) are cr@p....

    A lot of cheap jerseys (Nashbar, etc) are cr@p. The fabric snags easily, wimping stitching breaks quickly, and the colors bleed freely when washed.

    I like the Pearl Izumi Quest jerseys on Amazon...
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    Aero accessories will save you at most a few...

    Aero accessories will save you at most a few seconds per hour. This can be important if you are contending for a podium spot in a top race, but has no value to non-racers.
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    Knees wobbling left and right as you pedal can...

    Knees wobbling left and right as you pedal can lead to injury. There are lots of possibly fixes, including better pedaling technique, saddle height, cleat position, etc. All these things can be hard...
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    As far as I know, the pocket sized torque...

    As far as I know, the pocket sized torque wrenches are all pre-set to one specific torque value. Some of them have replaceable bits. If you want to test for different torques, then you need a full...
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    Just hang in the middle or back where you have...

    Just hang in the middle or back where you have more space to see the road and ride safely. Pace is usually not a problem on charity rides, especially near the back of the group. However, mixed...
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    Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars...

    Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Aerobars Due to Fall Hazard | CPSC.gov
  21. Hwy 9 has a lot of commuter traffic. The others...

    Hwy 9 has a lot of commuter traffic. The others are quieter mid-week than on weekends.
  22. Contour HD cameras cost less than $100 and can...

    Contour HD cameras cost less than $100 and can give you a sharp colorful picture. No image stabilization, so works best with a helmet mount.
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    My advice is don't get too ambitious unless you...

    My advice is don't get too ambitious unless you have tremendous amounts of energy and free time. Organizing group events is very time consuming.

    If there are a few of you who like riding together,...
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    Unfortunately, I can't even find a map of public...

    Unfortunately, I can't even find a map of public bike racks in my town. Can't imagine that such a thing would exist at the international level with any kind of accuracy.
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    Is this the same UVEX recall that was announced...

    Is this the same UVEX recall that was announced last year?
    http://www.bikeforums.net/recall-announcements/985444-uvex-helmets-7-models-made-germany.html
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