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  1. My mistake - I was referring to the Keen cycling...

    My mistake - I was referring to the Keen cycling sandal. It was too narrow for me. I found the Shimano cycling sandal, however, to be more comfortable.
  2. I use BMX platform pedals, and I have had...

    I use BMX platform pedals, and I have had excellent experience with Nashbar's land cruiser pedal (I have 4 pairs installed on different bikes). Not sure they sell these now, but most any similar...
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    Another: Ventura Universal Bicycle Carrier Rack ...

    Another: Ventura Universal Bicycle Carrier Rack

    Amazon.com: Ventura Universal Bicycle Carrier Rack: Sports & Outdoors
  4. If you may use drop handlebars, consider length...

    If you may use drop handlebars, consider length of top tube as well. Shorter top tubes will likely provide a better fit with drop bars.
  5. If you get or make a hammock, make sure it is...

    If you get or make a hammock, make sure it is double-bottom type so mosquitoes cannot bite through the bottom. Here's an example:

    http://www.warbonnetoutdoors.com/blackbird/
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    We serve brown, dirty rice.

    We serve brown, dirty rice.
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    You should first measure the width of your sit...

    You should first measure the width of your sit bones. If your saddle is too narrow it will be painful. Here's a easy way to do it:
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    How thick is this wool blanket? Do you think it...

    How thick is this wool blanket? Do you think it would keep you warm down to 20F or lower?

    I'd think that a wool blanket (or two) capable of providing warmth in low temperatures would have to be...
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    MTB wheels with 32 spokes can be very strong and...

    MTB wheels with 32 spokes can be very strong and durable. I currently weigh 220 lbs and commute to work several times a with about 20 lbs on my front rack. There are no issues with strength with my...
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    This place has all your answers for anything...

    This place has all your answers for anything hammock:

    https://www.hammockforums.net
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    I found using the quick release skewer mounting...

    I found using the quick release skewer mounting option to be more work than I wanted. To remove the wheel requires releasing the quick release skewer, then unscrewing it and completely removing it...
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    Here's how I installed my OMM front rack without...

    Here's how I installed my OMM front rack without using the quick release skewer.
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    Hey, great images and thanks for sharing. A...

    Hey, great images and thanks for sharing. A friend ask that I post these questions:

    "Are you a member of that forum....if so, ask for thoughts on the inefficiency of the fat tires over the whole...
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    No instructions; I will get an image posted soon...

    No instructions; I will get an image posted soon so you can see how I mount the rack. I agree, I dislike the quick release mounting system and that's why I use bolts and fork eyelets for mounting the...
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    I have an OMM but rather than use the quick...

    I have an OMM but rather than use the quick release, I use long bolts and attach to fork eyelet. I need a offset to make this work, so I added spacers. Very secure -- I was carrying about 30 lbs last...
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    Update -- Been testing the DIY coupled bike...

    Update --

    Been testing the DIY coupled bike and found that the down tube coupling slipped about 1 to 2 mm. A 2 mm gap can be seen in image 1. The seat clamps I was using were inexpensive (less...
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    A friend and I rode the trail last year from just...

    A friend and I rode the trail last year from just outside Atlanta GA to Jacksonville AL then returned to Atlanta. Here's web album of our trip:
    ...
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    There are several options. For derailleur...

    There are several options.

    For derailleur cables I plan to use these:

    http://www.davincitandems.com/comp.html#split

    daVinci also makes a brake cable splitter, but I am not sure that is...
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    That's a great looking bike and design.

    That's a great looking bike and design.
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    I now have a few miles on the DIY clamped bike....

    I now have a few miles on the DIY clamped bike. I've tried it both on and off road. While riding off road I have intentionally ridden over holes, roots, and things that will cause a bump in an...
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    How tall and wide are you, and what temperature...

    How tall and wide are you, and what temperature range for the bag do you seek? Also, have you considered a quilt instead of a bag?

    Golite makes trustworthy equipment and frequently has sales on...
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    Additional images.

    Additional images.
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    DIY Bike Coupling without Welding

    I was considering a bike frame with S&S couplings, but it occurred to me that a less expensive option is available. Seat posts are held in place by seat clamps, so seat clamps can handle quit a bit...
  24. Thanks for your reply. One now has to access the...

    Thanks for your reply. One now has to access the geometry by clicking on the buy button. They list only two sizes, 53cm and 60cm (which seem to match the geometry of the 1993 XO1 52cm and 59cm...
  25. Any links to the Handsome xoxo geometry? I've not...

    Any links to the Handsome xoxo geometry? I've not been able to find geometry specification for the xoxo.
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