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Forum: Touring
12-12-13, 11:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 826
Posted By jetbike

You rock. Psychological advice is spot on. ...

You rock.

Psychological advice is spot on.

I know I might've sounded like a riding novice, the irony is that I have a surly LHT with nice racks, North roads and Carradice panniers/saddle-bags....
Forum: Touring
12-11-13, 09:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 826
Posted By jetbike

Yeah, erm, no? Erm, what?

Yeah, erm, no? Erm, what?
Forum: Touring
12-10-13, 03:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 826
Posted By jetbike

Tour Denial

I just wanted to share my recent experience.

I've been going on 2-3 day mini-tours and S24O's with my family for years. In recent times have planned a big trip, riding the approx 1000kms from...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-12, 01:25 AM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 530,210
Posted By jetbike

248833 Brompton M3L in British Racing Green ...

248833

Brompton M3L in British Racing Green
Brooks B17
Carradice City Folder bag.
Best of British
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-12, 01:25 AM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 530,210
Posted By jetbike

248833 Brompton M3L in British Racing Green ...

248833

Brompton M3L in British Racing Green
Brooks B17
Carradice City Folder bag.
Best of British
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-11, 06:30 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,512,116
Posted By jetbike

Colnago Master, 1986. Bits of C-Record,...

Colnago Master, 1986.

Bits of C-Record, large slabs of 11-speed Chorus, a little Record and Neutron Wheels. Artfully blended together by il Professore (Zak). Paint by Star Enamellers, Sydney.
11-16-10, 11:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

This bike got sold to a nice girl who will look...

This bike got sold to a nice girl who will look like she's from Copenhagen whilst riding it.
10-31-10, 03:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

Thanks for the feedback. It's bike that I spent...

Thanks for the feedback. It's bike that I spent a long time considering, thinking, stripping and painting. It simply doesn't fit. Weird geometry too, 53cm seat c-c and 59.5 top tube c-c.

I've...
10-29-10, 07:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

Holiday76, you rule. Thanks. I am bad at...

Holiday76, you rule. Thanks. I am bad at computers.
10-29-10, 07:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

Some details and the 'Before' picture.

Some details and the 'Before' picture.
10-29-10, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

Better pic with lights.

Better pic with lights.
10-29-10, 07:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By jetbike

1930's Malvern Star

This is my re-make of a classic English three-speed, with an Australian twist.

The frame is a Malvern Star Two Star, that came to me having been converted to a fixed gear. The Canberra Bicycle...
Forum: Touring
10-16-10, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,045
Posted By jetbike

I was worried that it would just cast a huge...

I was worried that it would just cast a huge shadow from the front tyre. Looking again it may not be a problem. I might just order it, mount it there and see how it goes.
Replies: 2
Views: 887
Posted By jetbike

Surly LHT and Nice Rack Light Mounting

I have a well loved and well used Surly LHT, with Nice Racks. I have a new job that regularly means I have to ride in pitch darkness and so have built the Shimano DH-3N70 dyno-hub that has been...
Forum: Touring
10-16-10, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,045
Posted By jetbike

Surly LHT and Nice Rack Light Mounting

I have a well loved and well used Surly LHT, with Nice Racks. I have a new job that regularly means I have to ride in pitch darkness and so have built the Shimano DH-3N70 dyno-hub that has been...
Forum: Touring
10-01-10, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4,277
Views: 1,966,082
Posted By jetbike

2008 LHT with Carradice Panniers and 5 year old...

2008 LHT with Carradice Panniers and 5 year old son in trailer. Lots of fun was had by all.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-10, 02:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

In the sense that I'm not a pro-rider, and...

In the sense that I'm not a pro-rider, and therefore (like everyone else) Fred-esque, correct. In the sense that I'm a 'n00b' with a couple of expensive bikes, that's incorrect. I've been riding...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 09:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

That's annoying. I have two Colnagos.

That's annoying. I have two Colnagos.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 09:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

Didn't quite puke. Riding til you puke is a...

Didn't quite puke.

Riding til you puke is a right of passage, isn't it? I enjoy pushing myself and then living to tell the tale. Periods of hardship are a part of riding and life in general. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

Doppio post

Doppio post
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 08:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

The irony is that I had a great time. Can't wait...

The irony is that I had a great time. Can't wait t do it again.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 08:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

Not a n00b, but certainly felt like one this...

Not a n00b, but certainly felt like one this morning. To add to the usual range of excuses this was my first challenging ride after a fairly long absence (2 months) due to illness.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 06:58 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,504
Posted By jetbike

I've been doing yoga on and off for about 15...

I've been doing yoga on and off for about 15 years. I got into Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for about 6months, but realised I didn't have enough time for that, riding, Uni, family and work. So I might quit...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-10, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By jetbike

Evver have those rides...

...that make you realise you're actually not a cyclist, just a guy with a nice bike? Had one this morning, climbing up the steepest hill I've seen for a long time, at the mid-point I got a horrible...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-10, 04:45 PM
Replies: 26,415
Views: 16,062,456
Posted By jetbike

Looks awesome, no idea re: year or model. I...

Looks awesome, no idea re: year or model. I think the advice of our learned friend is sound, but I'd say you got lucky in this instance. Enjoy the ride.
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