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06-15-06, 03:06 AM
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Posted By Blackcat

Nexus Hub Question

I'm soon to take possession of a cheap bike bought on ebay which utilises a seven speed nexus hub. I hope to use the machine primarily to take me through my winter commute - my existing bike with a...
Forum: Commuting
03-09-06, 07:16 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,970
Posted By Blackcat

7/7 for March - 147 miles so far, 800 plus for...

7/7 for March - 147 miles so far, 800 plus for year to date, no possible commutes missed.

Weather remains typically changeable around here, some cold, some wind, some rain, a little frost/ice and...
Forum: Commuting
03-07-06, 05:28 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,970
Posted By Blackcat

5 out of 5 for me so far will top 100 miles on...

5 out of 5 for me so far will top 100 miles on return leg tonight. Been cold here last few days but nothing too bad. As ever looking forward to return journey this evening.

Good to see everyone...
Forum: Commuting
03-03-06, 07:47 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,970
Posted By Blackcat

End of week in sight - 3/3 for me total commute...

End of week in sight - 3/3 for me total commute miles around 65, total for this calender year now over 700, no days driven to my main office in 2006.

Very cold here this morning with some snow,...
Forum: Commuting
03-02-06, 08:20 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,970
Posted By Blackcat

Well done for picking up the baton on this... ...

Well done for picking up the baton on this...

March is up and running ...2 from 2 and first 40 plus miles will be in the can tonight. Snowing here today and very cold this morning but not lying...
Forum: Commuting
03-01-06, 08:54 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,116
Posted By Blackcat

managed every day at the home base office...305...

managed every day at the home base office...305 miles for February.......653 yr to date.......well done everyone on the challenge
Forum: Commuting
03-01-06, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15,290
Views: 11,039,341
Posted By Blackcat

Beautiful bike, there is definitely a place for...

Beautiful bike, there is definitely a place for one of tose in every commuters stable.....awesome
Forum: Commuting
02-27-06, 07:34 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,116
Posted By Blackcat

All possible commuting days still in tact for the...

All possible commuting days still in tact for the year - Puncture this morning though spoiled my ride. Thats one for this month and five!! for the year to date. Decided to try different tyres and am...
Forum: Commuting
02-21-06, 08:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 655
Posted By Blackcat

That's an absolutely beautiful bike which I've...

That's an absolutely beautiful bike which I've seen on here before. Both bars look great. A credit to you.

Daft question perhaps........would the original bars not work in reverse. ie. thrust...
Forum: Commuting
02-21-06, 07:48 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,116
Posted By Blackcat

still in there with all days at my base office...

still in there with all days at my base office cycled for 2006.

Feb - 12 days completed today - 252 miles
This years *** total = 602 miles

Hail showers en route this morning and northly...
Forum: Commuting
02-21-06, 07:41 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

cold this morning arounf freezing, slight...

cold this morning arounf freezing, slight headwind from the north....brrrr. Just missed a big hail fall before leaving at 06.45. but got caught in another heavy hail shower before reaching work at...
Forum: Commuting
02-16-06, 10:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,440
Posted By Blackcat

Hope another opportunity comes round for you...

Hope another opportunity comes round for you soon...good luck!
Forum: Commuting
02-09-06, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 428
Posted By Blackcat

undefined That's impressive, I calculate...

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That's impressive, I calculate that to be an average speed of a little under 20MPH.on trails wow...I can't get anywhere near that on my commute.
Forum: Commuting
02-09-06, 09:32 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,116
Posted By Blackcat

I'm still in there every day this year...but cold...

I'm still in there every day this year...but cold n' windy here this am.

Already topped 100 miles in Feb, 350 in Jan.

Keep the faith everyone
Forum: Commuting
02-09-06, 09:27 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

Cold this morning, around freezing, but main...

Cold this morning, around freezing, but main feature was head wind!!!!! Not the most pleasant ride, but a ride nevertheless. Cheered slighlty by passing a work colleague waiting at a bus stop about...
Forum: Commuting
02-02-06, 09:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Blackcat

Well done but no way can yo describle temps in...

Well done but no way can yo describle temps in the 40s as cold....postively warm by some of our standards.but good on you for doing the ride anyway.keep it up!!
Forum: Commuting
02-01-06, 08:21 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,116
Posted By Blackcat

I came through January with 350 commuting miles...

I came through January with 350 commuting miles notched - this amounted to every day when i was at my 'home' office and could possibly commute by bike - I intend to follow the same approach for...
Forum: Commuting
01-31-06, 06:05 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

Cold this morning but glad to complete my commute...

Cold this morning but glad to complete my commute without a puncture!!!!!

One on the way in on Friday, "repaired" by LBS, re-occurred after 3 miles on way home.

"Fixed" by another LBS on...
Forum: Commuting
01-26-06, 04:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 819
Posted By Blackcat

I've continued through the winter for the first...

I've continued through the winter for the first time this year (approx 22 mile round), and not missed a day.

Admittedly although temps have dropped we've had only a little snow or ice to contend...
Forum: Commuting
01-25-06, 07:51 AM
Replies: 15,290
Views: 11,039,341
Posted By Blackcat

Thats a great looking bike, congratulations and...

Thats a great looking bike, congratulations and happy riding!
Forum: Commuting
01-10-06, 04:30 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

You got to build in a daily ride into your...

You got to build in a daily ride into your schedule again man, whether you need to ride or not, I can only imagine the withdrawal you must be suffering right now..........good luck
Forum: Commuting
01-10-06, 04:19 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

Cold last night low 30s plus a headwind - not a...

Cold last night low 30s plus a headwind - not a good combination.

This morning was mild - probably low 40s with a tail wind - ectasy....great ride in on a morning when I didn't fancy it for some...
Forum: Commuting
01-09-06, 06:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 619
Posted By Blackcat

Many LEDs now also come with the option of a belt...

Many LEDs now also come with the option of a belt clip fastening. I attach one of these to the rear of my outside jacket - It provides an easy solution to a high level rear light. Perhaps this would...
Forum: Commuting
01-05-06, 09:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,003
Posted By Blackcat

undefined Well done for breaking new ground....

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Well done for breaking new ground. Keep it up, and you'll be hooked in no time at all.

You didn't say how far you'd travelled?
Forum: Commuting
01-05-06, 04:05 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 924,684
Posted By Blackcat

First posting for me on this thread. I have...

First posting for me on this thread.

I have been commuting very regulary since the middle of 2005 and decided to see how long I could last into winter. So far it has been ok, in fact I've enjoyed...
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