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09-04-16, 10:25 PM
Replies: 111
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Posted By slo_rida

Camillo Villegas

Camillo Villegas
Forum: Commuting
09-04-16, 10:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,009
Posted By slo_rida

Very nice setup. Practical and looks cool. ...

Very nice setup. Practical and looks cool.

Ortlieb seems to be the standard in Vancouver, a city that knows a bit about rain. I have the "city" front rollers - the smallest, cheapest panniers they...
09-04-16, 07:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,058
Posted By slo_rida

Yup.[/QUOTE] If you put bar ends on it you get...

Yup.[/QUOTE]
If you put bar ends on it you get two. Even without bar ends, you can alter your hand position by grabbing the ends of the grips. I do this on my mountain bikes (but I admittedly don't...
Forum: Commuting
08-20-16, 04:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,145
Posted By slo_rida

I had mine replaced earlier this year. Bike was...

I had mine replaced earlier this year. Bike was less than 3 years old, but had about 13000km, with a lot of wet weather riding. I'm a heavy rider too
08-06-16, 10:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,908
Posted By slo_rida

I have two floor pumps: a blackburn airtower that...

I have two floor pumps: a blackburn airtower that I use for my cx-style commuter, and a lezyne dirt floor drive that I use for my fatbike. The latter has a bigger diameter hose, but has a max of...
Forum: Commuting
07-31-16, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 880
Posted By slo_rida

There are no REIs in Canada, but the Canadian...

There are no REIs in Canada, but the Canadian equivalent (MEC) carries quite a few bikes.
Forum: Commuting
07-28-16, 10:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,003
Posted By slo_rida

I had a similar commute in Vancouver. I used an...

I had a similar commute in Vancouver. I used an aluminum cyclocross bike year round - about 6500km/year in total. Tiagra components, drop bars, full fenders, rack, ortlieb panniers, mechanical disc...
Forum: Commuting
07-23-16, 09:16 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,660
Posted By slo_rida

Not working atm, and therefore not commuting. ...

Not working atm, and therefore not commuting.

Previous commute was about 30km RT, with 180m climbing on the way there and 80m on the way home.
Before that, it was about 35km RT, with 120m...
Forum: Commuting
05-31-16, 10:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,568
Posted By slo_rida

I have a similar route to yours. I went through...

I have a similar route to yours. I went through this process a few years ago and ended up with a cyclocross bike. Touring bikes felt a little ponderous, and the ones I tried had a triple in front. I...
Forum: Commuting
05-03-16, 11:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,097
Posted By slo_rida

For such a short trip, putting the bike in the...

For such a short trip, putting the bike in the trunk and tying the trunk down with a bungee cord would probably work.
05-03-16, 02:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,634
Posted By slo_rida

Savages! Cyclists use km, no matter what country...

Savages! Cyclists use km, no matter what country they're in.
Forum: Commuting
03-24-16, 10:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,845
Posted By slo_rida

Aluminum XL cyclocross with 32mm gatorskins,...

Aluminum XL cyclocross with 32mm gatorskins, seatbag with bike tool and spare tubes, fenders, rack, lights, bottle and cage, and a small pump... about 30lbs.
Pannier with typical commuting...
Forum: Commuting
03-20-16, 06:07 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,005
Posted By slo_rida

I never listen to music but I do listen to...

I never listen to music but I do listen to podcasts via a Bluetooth earpiece in my right ear.

I've used a few different models. The older jawbone era was the best, but I'm currently using a cheap...
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