Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: westrid_dad; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.43 seconds.

  1. Replies
    23
    Views
    631

    Lots of good advice here. You may also want to...

    Lots of good advice here. You may also want to query the folks over on this Surly forum.

    Surly - Mtbr.com
  2. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,713

    I try to commute by bike every day. For any trip...

    I try to commute by bike every day. For any trip I ride in the rain, I feel is penance for all those sunny days in the past that I chose to take the car. Until that debt is paid, I will not complain...
  3. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,534

    My Surly Ogre is my "do everything, go...

    My Surly Ogre is my "do everything, go everywhere" bike. It's my commuter, tourer, explorer, hauling bike and I love it! I have a flat-bar sport-tourer and a fully-suspended mountain bike, but I...
  4. What about something like this? Timbuk2 Goody...

    What about something like this?

    Timbuk2 Goody Box Frame Bag - Medium - REI.com
  5. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,125

    Sidi Dominators in the cold, because I can easily...

    Sidi Dominators in the cold, because I can easily fit neoprene booties over them, Keen Commuter sandals in the heat, and Pearl Izumi X-Alps for in between. If I choose, I can wear the Keen's or...
  6. Without getting into the "bring it / leave it at...

    Without getting into the "bring it / leave it at work" debate, for more than a year I've been commuting with my laptop. It measures15 x 10 x 1.5, and I carry it in a neoprene sleeve, within an...
  7. What do you mean by "small"? What do you want to...

    What do you mean by "small"? What do you want to use it for?

    Here is my "small" frame bag I use on my Surly Ogre, but in a size "medium". Depending upon the ride / weather, I use it to carry an...
  8. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,560

    View Post

    Buff®Sports | Cycling

    Depending upon temperature / season, I'm either wearing an original (full size) or half Buff. Prior to this I swore by the Halo headbands, but I've found the Buffs to be...
  9. My co-workers think I'm boring and/or anti-social...

    My co-workers think I'm boring and/or anti-social since I don't go out for lunch, but my standard fare is now a NutriBlast, usually kale blended with various fruits, nuts, and seeds. I'll also bring...
  10. Replies
    6
    Views
    819

    I also love the Quad Lock system. I've been...

    I also love the Quad Lock system. I've been using it on a Lumia phone, with the universal bike mount and the car mount. Rock solid and simple to use.
  11. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,592

    Thank you, KEEN!

    Thank you, KEEN!
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    445

    My brother still has his Super Strada, although,...

    My brother still has his Super Strada, although, it is no longer his daily ride. If I remember correctly, the Super Strada was the first production bike model to be spec'd with the (then new) Dura...
  13. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,592

    This is too bad. I've been wearing a pair of...

    This is too bad. I've been wearing a pair of original Keen Commuters for about 4 years now. In the warmer weather I wear them commuting, and can wear them throughout the day at work. Also, they...
  14. Replies
    48
    Views
    4,919

    I wanted something more freestanding than the...

    I wanted something more freestanding than the Flashlight series. I got the Lightning 2 UL to use a roomy tent when I travel solo. I haven't used it yet on the road this summer, but have spent three...
  15. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,755

    These Pearl Izumis are now my daily wear commuter...

    These Pearl Izumis are now my daily wear commuter shoes:
    Pearl Izumi X-Alp Seek V Bike Shoes - Men's - Free Shipping at REI.com

    Unless it is warm, then I stick with my Keen Commuter sandals.
    ...
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    436

    Amazon.com: Annex Quad Lock Universal Bike Mount...

    Amazon.com: Annex Quad Lock Universal Bike Mount Kit - Black: Cell Phones & Accessories

    I just mounted this on my commuter/tourer for my phone. Very easy to attach / detach my phone. It has held...
  17. +1 Easy fit, comfortable even if placing over...

    +1

    Easy fit, comfortable even if placing over bare skin (warm weather riding), highly visible
  18. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,259

    I like the Light & Motion Vis 180 a lot. It is...

    I like the Light & Motion Vis 180 a lot. It is bright, has a very visible pulse mode which I prefer to the blinding flash mode of most other high-power tail lights, has a very secure mounting...
  19. Another vote for a helmet mounted Take A Look...

    Another vote for a helmet mounted Take A Look mirror. Been using this for years.

    Bike Peddler Take A Look Mirror at REI.com
  20. Have these on all our bikes, work very well. ...

    Have these on all our bikes, work very well. Those Fiks products look really cool, may have to try them also.
  21. I've used the same Take a Look mirror on my last...

    I've used the same Take a Look mirror on my last three helmets. It attaches securely to the visor, in my case no need for tape/Velcro/ties, etc.

    Bike Peddler Take A Look Mirror at REI.com
  22. Replies
    51
    Views
    1,779

    I'm going on 4 weeks with my Cambium C17 on my...

    I'm going on 4 weeks with my Cambium C17 on my Surly Ogre. It was very comfortable from the start, and after fine tuning the fit I am extremely happy. I wish I could afford to replace the saddles...
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    628

    Is it also a correct assumption, Robert, that...

    Is it also a correct assumption, Robert, that your dynamo was not powering a light set at the same time you were attempting to charge your external battery?
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,549

    I also run a Metro 360 on a helmet mount, and...

    I also run a Metro 360 on a helmet mount, and yes, you are correct. That mount won't win any awards either for ease of removal of the light. Especially in the winter if my hands are cold, I either...
  25. Replies
    43
    Views
    2,532

    I'm into my 3rd week on a Brooks Cambium C17 on...

    I'm into my 3rd week on a Brooks Cambium C17 on my commuter / tourer. Like any saddle, fit is a key factor in comfort, and now that I have that dialed in, it just brings a smile to my face every...
Results 1 to 25 of 105
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4