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Forum: Touring
02-22-22, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By jpjuggler

I guess I'm looking for any opinion on of those...

I guess I'm looking for any opinion on of those routes I posted if any particularly stand out from another or one is "better" than another.
Forum: Touring
02-22-22, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By jpjuggler

Portugal advice 7day supported

HI, looking for advice on which of these supported 7-10 day tour this march, to pick in portugal from this company. https://topbiketoursportugal.com/bike-tours-in-portugal/-porto to Santiago de...
02-20-22, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 748
Posted By jpjuggler

portugal first part of april

so. now looking for any suggestions for portugal (vietnam is a no go) for about a week. unguided but credit card touring.
I saw this company offer a bike tours, one of them "the silver coast "...
Forum: Touring
02-13-22, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks. That's great info.

Thanks. That's great info.
Forum: Touring
02-12-22, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By jpjuggler

Supported touring in Vietnam

supported touring in vietnam... any companies you particularly recommend? (for e.g. In N.ireland, a company named "iron donkey" gave us route maps, made hotel reservations, and moved baggage)
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for all the info. I didn't catch the bar...

Thanks for all the info. I didn't catch the bar end shifters being up. Total red flag. Thanks
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By jpjuggler

Used Trek 520

Hey folks,
What do you think of the price for this used trek 520?
https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/bik/d/san-jose-classic-trek-520-touring-bike/7436658281.html

And do you think I could raise...
Forum: Touring
01-14-22, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 893
Posted By jpjuggler

catalina island, ca

catalina island, ca,

for anyone who has ridden catalina island for some bike packing, do you think a trek 520 with 38mm tires would be ok? Or do you think I would def. need a mountain bike?...
Forum: Touring
01-14-22, 11:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,100
Posted By jpjuggler

I used a stem extender to raise up my bars on my...

I used a stem extender to raise up my bars on my trek 520. apropos of nothing, are some uncut steerer longer than others? I know that the surly lht uncut is nice and high. I wonder if the trek...
Forum: Touring
01-08-22, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 720
Posted By jpjuggler

Manitoulin Island multi day tour?

Manitoulin Island, ontario, canada: Has anyone done a multi day tour itinerary there that they can suggest? Any tips on where to leave the car?
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-20-21, 08:11 PM
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 06:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for the info! I,m very glad to hear that...

Thanks for the info!
I,m very glad to hear that 62 inches is a real thing.
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 06:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks Do u recommend a particular soft case?

thanks
Do u recommend a particular soft case?
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 05:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks for the info, so the NWT fit in the 62 "...

thanks for the info, so the NWT fit in the 62 " suitcase? any problems getting it in? I take your point about calling bike friday. I do want to talk to owners first about their experiences...
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

Can I ask you:? Is your samsonite 62 linear...

Can I ask you:? Is your samsonite 62 linear inches? i.e about 30x20x10 inches? and if so I assume you can get the BF lama in there? I ask b/c currently the bike friday website sells a suitcase...
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By jpjuggler

the bike friday suitcase

(also posted in touring bikes)

The bike friday suitcase that bike friday sells comes out to 68 linear inches. 21.7x13.8x31.9 = 68"
...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-20-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for the link. The bike friday...

Thanks for the link.

The bike friday suitcase that bike friday sells comes out to 68 linear inches. 21.7x13.8x31.9 = 68"

I'm *very* surprised that the suitcase listed on a bike friday site...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-20-21, 04:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By jpjuggler

Does bike Friday still fit in a suitcase from bike Friday company that is 62 in and r

Does a bike Friday still fit in a bike Friday suitcase that is 62 in and not oversized for airlines? Does bike Friday sell that suitcase as well?
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-19-21, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By jpjuggler

Ah. So it's called a boom. Thanks

Ah. So it's called a boom. Thanks
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-19-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By jpjuggler

bike friday question

For those that own bike Fridays. I understand they are custom made? Or just built as ordered? If custom made, is the horizontal tube that connects the seat tube to the down tube made to a custom...
Forum: Touring
12-19-21, 03:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

For those that own bike Fridays. I understand...

For those that own bike Fridays. I understand they are custom made? Or just built as ordered? If custom made, is the horizontal tube that connects the seat tube to the down tube made to a...
Forum: Touring
12-17-21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,918
Posted By jpjuggler

bike friday vs S and S couplers

RE: bike friday vs S and S couplers
I"m leaning towards bike friday based on what I assume bike friday is smaller, somewhat lighter, and somewhat easier to get into a regulation suitcase for...
Forum: Touring
12-10-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,540
Posted By jpjuggler

another rental option that some use. rent a...

another rental option that some use. rent a uhaul truck and throw the bike in the back.
Forum: Touring
12-06-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By jpjuggler

awesome looking trip! how many days? what kind...

awesome looking trip! how many days? what kind of bike went on the train? thanks!!!
Forum: Touring
12-05-21, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By jpjuggler

This looks amazing, I wish I was available for...

This looks amazing, I wish I was available for those dates. I look forward to hearing or seeing your journey as you go.
Forum: Touring
10-19-21, 08:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks for all the perspectives!

thanks for all the perspectives!
Forum: Touring
10-19-21, 11:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,224
Posted By jpjuggler

Jersey question

hi,
novice question:
doing a six day ride in the fl. keys. how important, if any, is it to wear a cycling jersey?

Also, I think I bought padded bike shorts too large. when I walk and am off the...
05-17-21, 07:40 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,061
Posted By jpjuggler

i just bought these as recommended here in this...

i just bought these as recommended here in this thread. it says they are uv 400. hoping that's true. so far very happy with the purchase.
https://www.amazon.com/COMAXSUN-Pola...EBS6EE0ZBNG9TD...
05-10-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,061
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks, I will give these a try.

Thanks, I will give these a try.
05-10-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,061
Posted By jpjuggler

finally tried the kroops jockey goggles that i...

finally tried the kroops jockey goggles that i bought yesterday. pros: good full coverage, no fogging due to little holes in lens.$27 plus shipping. Cons: not as comfortable as sunglasses, but...
04-28-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,061
Posted By jpjuggler

THANKS! just ordered them

THANKS! just ordered them
04-28-21, 01:11 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,061
Posted By jpjuggler

best cheap full coverage sunglasses?

best cheap full coverage sunglasses?
what do you recommend? looking for maximum protection from the sun for the eyes and face.
Forum: Touring
04-22-21, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,903
Posted By jpjuggler

i've looked into whether hiker biker sites are...

i've looked into whether hiker biker sites are open. web sites have had little to none info. I"ve had to call each campsite. I know for instance that Samuel P. Taylor camp site in Marin County is...
Forum: Touring
04-21-21, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,491
Posted By jpjuggler

I have just bought Ortliebs and also own Axiom...

I have just bought Ortliebs and also own Axiom panniers. Axioms are much cheaper, but not waterproof. I havent toured with either, but just commuted.
-Pockets. Ortliebs don't have them on the...
Forum: Touring
03-28-21, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,532
Posted By jpjuggler

flat tire repair advice needed.

flate tire repair advice needed.

Had a flat. got the new tube in. Couldn't get the tire back on. 32mm Schwalbe marathon tire on a trek 520 bicycle back wheel.
Am I too weak? bad technique? tried...
Forum: Touring
03-20-21, 04:56 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,390
Posted By jpjuggler

What a great idea. thanks for the info.

What a great idea. thanks for the info.
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-20-21, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,208
Posted By jpjuggler

recent review of bike friday new world tourist?

Does anyone know of a good comprehensive review of the bike friday new world tourist that is more recent than 2012?

This review is very good, but its from 2012
I'm wondering if there is a more...
Forum: Touring
03-20-21, 09:30 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,390
Posted By jpjuggler

Calling the local police station? is that to ask...

Calling the local police station? is that to ask where you can legally camp in town?
Forum: Touring
03-19-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for posting, very enjoyable.

Thanks for posting, very enjoyable.
Forum: Touring
03-17-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,595
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks!!! that's super comprehensive info!

thanks!!! that's super comprehensive info!
Forum: Touring
03-17-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,595
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks for the info. Any trouble getting...

thanks for the info. Any trouble getting getting the SS coupled bike all the way into the SS backpack?
Forum: Touring
03-16-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,595
Posted By jpjuggler

thanks for the info!

thanks for the info!
Forum: Touring
03-16-21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,595
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for your reply. My post is just kind of a...

Thanks for your reply. My post is just kind of a general query. Thanks.
Forum: Touring
03-16-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,595
Posted By jpjuggler

Bike Friday vs. full size bike

,Bike Friday vs. full size bike, for flying international, and then touring... your thoughts ?

obvious pros and cons but wondering what side peoples opinions fall on....
Forum: Touring
03-07-21, 06:20 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 9,737
Posted By jpjuggler

latest is that canadians should be all vacinated...

latest is that canadians should be all vacinated by end of june, that schedule just moved earlier from july. so thats encouraging.
Forum: Touring
03-06-21, 08:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,330
Posted By jpjuggler

Hi MSN, I would be very curious to know what...

Hi MSN, I would be very curious to know what brand racks you recommend for cycling around home that don't have the narrow platform on top.
Thanks!
Forum: Touring
03-06-21, 07:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,881
Posted By jpjuggler

i know we are talking gearing, but can I ask what...

i know we are talking gearing, but can I ask what rack that is?
Forum: Touring
03-02-21, 06:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,385
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for the feedback on the position. it feels...

Thanks for the feedback on the position. it feels better than the surly. I appreciate your help!
Forum: Touring
02-25-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,385
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks again for all your help everybody!. I...

Thanks again for all your help everybody!. I ended up buying the 60cm Trek 520. I'll part with the 64cm LHT. the Trek has the older rear cassette so I will swap from 11-32 to 11-36. The...
Forum: Touring
02-25-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,385
Posted By jpjuggler

Thanks for the info! I didn't know it was so...

Thanks for the info! I didn't know it was so easy to change the small chain ring to 24 or even 22. Good info. Btw, I did indeed buy the 60cm trek 520. I think it fits better and I'll probably sell...
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