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07-13-19, 12:59 PM
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Posted By 3940dxer

Thanks for all the replies. This is for the bike...

Thanks for all the replies. This is for the bike I keep in Thailand. I do keep a phone mounted to the handlebars and it does have a compass app, but it has a 5 minute timeout to save battery, and can...
07-12-19, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,781
Posted By 3940dxer

Bike compass?

Has anyone come across a simple bike compass that works well? I'm looking for something to attach to the handlebars to help in navigating unfamiliar areas. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Touring
05-29-19, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,343
Posted By 3940dxer

Many thanks everyone for the detailed and very...

Many thanks everyone for the detailed and very thoughtful replies. This was much more info and helpful commentary than I'd expected and I really appreciate it!

I agree that a road without a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-18, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2,285
Views: 337,097
Posted By 3940dxer

Death Valley ...

Death Valley

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-17, 06:43 PM
Replies: 717
Views: 196,033
Posted By 3940dxer

I do little touring, though I sometimes do long...

I do little touring, though I sometimes do long rides in remote or rough places. I wanted a smallish accessory to carry an assortment of tools and spares, small medical kit, spare light for night...
07-28-17, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By 3940dxer

Yes! Selle SMP is the brand. Thank you!

Yes! Selle SMP is the brand. Thank you!
07-27-17, 08:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By 3940dxer

Trying to identify an Italian bike saddle

Sadly, my and my wire's road bikes were stolen in downtown L.A. a few nights ago. Pretty devastating, but we're getting over it and starting to shop for new bikes.

A few years ago, after trying...
05-14-17, 06:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,443
Posted By 3940dxer

While the portion between Big Sur and Limekiln is...

While the portion between Big Sur and Limekiln is out for now, these sections are nice rides too, though isolated from one another:

Ragged Point to Morro Bay.
Gaviota State Park to Ventura...
05-14-17, 12:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,443
Posted By 3940dxer

Here it is: ...

Here it is:

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05-14-17, 12:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,443
Posted By 3940dxer

I created a large (11x17) high res file, uploaded...

I created a large (11x17) high res file, uploaded it to my personal server, and tried to post the link here but got the message "You are not allowed to post URLs until you have at least 10 posts"....
01-02-16, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By 3940dxer

I've been exploring this area a bit more and have...

I've been exploring this area a bit more and have spoken to some of the property owners on North American Cutoff and Bell Ranch Road. Unfortunately for us, they are strongly opposed to walkers or...
12-11-15, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By 3940dxer

The one that dead ends into Rocketdyne, maybe...

The one that dead ends into Rocketdyne, maybe you're thinking of Woolsey Canyon Road? That one comes into the intersection right at the Rocketdyne gate. N.A. Cutoff is a few hundred yards north of...
12-11-15, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By 3940dxer

Anyone done North American Cutoff from Black Canyon to Box Canyon, near Simi Valley?

Has anyone ridden North American Cutoff from Black Canyon to Box Canyon? Basically it's a very old road that goes from near Sage Park to Box Canyon. I see several Strava records from people that rode...
11-09-15, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,829
Posted By 3940dxer

Refugio Road out of Solvang towards the summit, passable again?

For some time now I've wanted to cycle Refugio Road from Solvang over the summit and down to Refugio Beach. I drove it in my SUV some months ago to scope it out. Though there were closure signs...
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By 3940dxer

oddjob, you have sharp eyes and it looks like you...

oddjob, you have sharp eyes and it looks like you caught my error. The bike measures 63cm from the top of the seat post tube to the center of the axle, which I now see fits a rider who is 192-204 cm....
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Views: 514
Posted By 3940dxer

Gift of older Raleigh bike -- diamond in the rough, or just rough?

Pardon my ignorance, but I know very little about older bikes like this.

I'll be riding from San Francisco to L.A. later in the year with my brother in law, who's coming from Thailand. He's a...
07-29-15, 07:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,528
Posted By 3940dxer

Thanks for all the replies, this is a lot of good...

Thanks for all the replies, this is a lot of good info for me and I really appreciate it.

I'm going to start with NormanF's suggestion, I ordered an adjustable stem riser and will see how that...
07-29-15, 02:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,528
Posted By 3940dxer

From road bike to hybrid (neck issues). Recommend a great one for longer rides?

I've been riding a Specialized Allez Sport for about 2 years now and do around 100 miles a week. I've really enjoyed the bike but have developed neck problems and my osteopath (a cyclist himself)...
07-07-13, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By 3940dxer

Late night L.A. rides

Anyone else here into late night / overnight L.A. rides? I got into this last year after following the space shuttle and "the rock" (that mammoth boulder now at the County Museum) across town last...
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