Search: Posts Made By: Repack Rider
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15
Search took 0.01 seconds.
04-30-18, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

1986 Drove from Whitehorse to the NWT...

1986

Drove from Whitehorse to the NWT border, across the border to the last place you can reach by 4WD, Oldsquaw Lodge. Rode bikes 60 miles further into NWT until we reached a branch of the Ekwi...
04-23-18, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

About as vintage as you can get. In 1979 one of...

About as vintage as you can get. In 1979 one of the first Ritchey mountain bikes that Gary Fisher and I sold went to my uncle, who took it all over the world to job sites when he worked for a big...
04-15-18, 11:17 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

In 1983 I asked Tom Ritchey to do a custom...

In 1983 I asked Tom Ritchey to do a custom Annapurna for me. The original paint is a little battered, because it has been a lot of places. Bottom photos taken in Canada's NorthWest Territories....
03-15-17, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

There is a story here. This is one of the first...

There is a story here. This is one of the first nine Ritchey MountainBikes that launched that company. It was sold in 1979 to a San Anselmo firefighter. About eight years ago it was stolen from...
03-10-17, 10:08 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

That was an awesome day for me to be at the...

That was an awesome day for me to be at the museum!
02-06-17, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

The "lug" is fillet-brazed to the head tube and...

The "lug" is fillet-brazed to the head tube and the top tube inserted into it. This solves a problem with cleaning up lugless frames, which is that it is easy to undercut the end of the braze and...
02-05-17, 03:35 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

I waited a long time for bike brakes that worked,...

I waited a long time for bike brakes that worked, and now that I have them I'm not going back. I don't have to pay for bikes, so I ride nice ones. My main mountain bike is my Breezer "Repack."
...
02-05-17, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

My 1983 Ritchey Annapurna was custom built for me...

My 1983 Ritchey Annapurna was custom built for me by Tom Ritchey.
08-16-15, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

Buy my book. PM for signed copy.

Buy my book. PM for signed copy.
08-16-15, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

My Ritchey Annapurna was custom built for me in...

My Ritchey Annapurna was custom built for me in 1983. Still has the battered original paint job. This bike has been a few places.


This is not me posing with the bike.I asked the dude to pose...
06-14-15, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

Pedals on that bike are "rat trap" BMX pedals. ...

Pedals on that bike are "rat trap" BMX pedals.

I rode over to Joe's house for the photo on my OTHER Breezer, a 2014 "Repack" model which has SPD. Not nearly as classic, but here it is.

457917
06-08-15, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

It's a famous bike, known as "Breezer #2...

It's a famous bike, known as "Breezer #2 (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) ," built in 1978 and one of the first bikes made for this new sport that did not yet have a...
06-08-15, 08:36 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

'78 Breezer, and the guy who built it for me. ...

'78 Breezer, and the guy who built it for me.

http://i419.photobucket.com/albums/pp271/repackrider/Miscellaneous%20images/Breezer2_zpsc32505e4.jpg...
03-16-14, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

On the basis of that post I was invited to...

On the basis of that post I was invited to display in this thread.

I haven't seen my own bike, Breezer #2 (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) in maybe 20 years, but...
06-14-06, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6,471
Views: 1,500,675
Posted By Repack Rider

My classic Ritchey

Here is Tom Ritchey holding my 1983 Ritchey Annapurna at the recent Sea Otter Classic.
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.