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10-19-13, 05:02 PM
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Posted By jeff51

creaking sram dual drive internal hub

hi, much appreciate some advice.

i've a new uss swb recumbent set up with a 3x9 dual drive sram internal rear hub, with a shimano bar end shifter.

when i'm in highest gear on 9 speed derailleur...
Forum: Touring
06-23-13, 07:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By jeff51

thanks for thought on the bike4trails and other...

thanks for thought on the bike4trails and other paths. if you've ridden the paths, and would have suggestions on where to stay and eat, and have some pictures, love to put them up. we can't rely on...
Forum: Touring
06-23-13, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By jeff51

Bicycle Touring On Car Free Paths

Getting to be bicycle trip season, so if you're riding any of the long distance car-free paths on

bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/

that is -- the great allegheny, c&o canal, p'tit train du...
Forum: Touring
01-16-13, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By jeff51

advice wanted - european rivers trip

thinking of a european river trip for spring or fall and much appreciate advice. three or four weeks of cycling, bike path only, lazy pace, iso nice scenery and interesting excursions and of course...
Forum: Touring
04-07-12, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By jeff51

of the paths on...

of the paths on http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/www.Bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/Welcome.html

only the silver comet/chief ladiga, and a portion of the p'tit train du nord, are paved. ...
Forum: Touring
04-07-12, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By jeff51

the good news is, there are a lot of great car...

the good news is, there are a lot of great car free paths that aren't on the site yet, good news because it means we have an increasing number of great paths to ride.

the bad news is, there are...
Forum: Touring
04-06-12, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By jeff51

Bicycle Touring On Car Free Paths

it's bike trip season, and if you're thinking of riding one of the great long distance car free paths in north america, you might find useful information at
...
02-17-12, 06:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 970
Posted By jeff51

ok to add sram chain to kmc chain?

i've got an almost-new kmc i've got to lengthen. can i add sram chain to it without any problems? also, could i use the sram powerlinks to connect the sram chain to the kmc chain? thanks a lot,...
02-16-12, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By jeff51

front derailleur question when swapping cranksets

hi, i've got a bike with a road drive train configuration and another with a mountain, and i want to swap the two drive trains.

the bike that now has a two chainring crankset has a shimano bar end...
Forum: Commuting
02-07-12, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By jeff51

alfine hub and disc brakes

my son's going to start getting around by bicycle, and i'm thinking of getting him a bike with shimano alfine 8 speed hub and afline hydraulic disc brakes. i wonder if anyone has had experience...
Forum: Touring
01-23-12, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By jeff51

Acadia Carriage Roads

The recumbent-riding, touring cyclists who write BicycleTouringOnCarFreePaths have added the carriage roads of Acadia National Park to the non-commercial website -- information on the paths, why...
Forum: Touring
08-11-11, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By jeff51

i'm a little amazed to see this question, but as...

i'm a little amazed to see this question, but as i've gotten some really good suggestions in this forum on both loops, the fact is i've got much of sept off, and am thinking of riding one or both...
Forum: Touring
08-09-11, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By jeff51

adventure cycling green mountain loop?

hi, much appreciate advice from bicyclists who've ridden the adventure cycling green mt. loop. i'm thinking of riding it early-mid sept, and wondered about traffic, food and ice cream, camping...
Forum: Touring
08-09-11, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By jeff51

adventure cycling adirondack loop?

hi, much appreciate advice from bicyclists who've ridden the adventure cycling adirondack loop. i'm thinking of riding it early-mid sept, and wondered about traffic, food and ice cream, camping...
Forum: Touring
08-09-11, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 635
Posted By jeff51

you'll find good information -- campsites,...

you'll find good information -- campsites, lodging, food and ice cream -- on the c&o canal on the website

http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/

it's a great trip -- so's the great allegheny,...
Forum: Touring
06-30-11, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 265
Posted By jeff51

Touring Website -- Help!!

It's bicycle touring season, and if you're riding any of the long distance, car free paths covered in

http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/

a non-commercial website by touring cyclists for...
06-21-11, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,025
Posted By jeff51

speedplay frog engagement problems -- solved?

bottom line: i think i've solved 10 years of premature release problems with speedplay frog pedals by: switching to shimano shoes, from lake; rotating cleat to point toward the center of the shoe...
Forum: Commuting
06-21-11, 06:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 214
Posted By jeff51

speedplay frog engagement problems -- solved?

bottom line: i think i've solved 10 years of premature release problems with speedplay frog pedals by: switching to shimano shoes, from lake; rotating cleat to point toward the center of the shoe...
Forum: Touring
05-31-11, 07:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,977
Posted By jeff51

the website written by touring bicyclists for...

the website written by touring bicyclists for touring bicyclists has a good write-up on pine creek trail -- camping, lodging, restaurants, food and water. it's at...
05-08-11, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By jeff51

pitlocks?

much appreciate advice from anyone who's used pitlocks to keep their wheels on their bikes instead of on ebay.

i just built beautiful wheels for my tour easy, for commuting and touring, and...
Forum: Commuting
05-08-11, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,403
Posted By jeff51

pitlocks?

much appreciate advice from anyone who's used pitlocks to keep their wheels on their bikes instead of on ebay.

i just built beautiful wheels for my tour easy, for commuting and touring, and...
Forum: Commuting
12-30-10, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,041
Posted By jeff51

13.2 v niterider battery suggestion?

much appreciate battery advice -- my old classic twin beam niterider 13.2 v battery is dying, and niterider says it doesn't make that battery in a water bottle anymore. i think it's a nicad. does...
Forum: Touring
12-28-10, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 557
Posted By jeff51

http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/ has good...

http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/ has good information on the great allegheny on camping and lodging, food and services, towns and sights along the way, and ice cream and beer. definitely try...
Forum: Touring
10-29-10, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By jeff51

pine creek trail on bicycle touring on car free paths

the pine creek trail is now on Bicycle Touring On Car Free Paths -- information on the path and why you'd want to ride it, camping and lodging, food, water and services. it's a spectacularly scenic...
Forum: Touring
10-01-10, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By jeff51

picture of tour easy recumbent loaded for touring

n spirit of modesty being among the worst policies, link below is to picture of my newly painted tour easy set up for touring on the p'tit train du nord in quebec. ortlieb motorcycle bags under the...
Forum: Touring
09-16-10, 04:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 298
Posted By jeff51

P'tit Train du Nord in Quebec

the touring cyclists putting together http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/

have added the P'tit Train du Nord in the Laurentian Mountains to the non-commercial site -- why you'd want to ride...
Forum: Touring
08-16-10, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,941
Posted By jeff51

i have thousands of miles on my xt and also...

i have thousands of miles on my xt and also sealed velocity 40 spoke rears hubs, both laced to velocity dyad rims.

i thought i'd prefer the ease of the sealed velocity hub, because i don't...
Forum: Touring
07-17-10, 06:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,246
Posted By jeff51

i've ridden 35 mm marathons with my dyad rims for...

i've ridden 35 mm marathons with my dyad rims for many thousands of miles without problem. i've now switched to the 35mm marathon supremes, love the tires (and of course the rims), no mounting...
Forum: Touring
04-22-10, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By jeff51

hi - you might take a look at...

hi - you might take a look at http://bicycletouringoncarfreepaths.org/

which covers both of those paths and provides information on lodging, camping, food, and places to see along the way. you're...
Forum: Touring
04-17-10, 06:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 548
Posted By jeff51

there's GREAT bicycling and bicycle touring in...

there's GREAT bicycling and bicycle touring in the d.c. area. look at the website of the washington area bicyclists association, http://waba.org.

also, you might find some ideas on...
Forum: Touring
03-05-10, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 967
Posted By jeff51

Much appreciate advice from touring cyclists...

Much appreciate advice from touring cyclists who've ridden the Coeur d"Alenes, P'tit Train du Nord, Silver Comet/Chief Ladiga, and Kettle Valley Railway trails, on lodging (motels and camping), food...
Forum: Touring
03-02-10, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 967
Posted By jeff51

Bicycle Touring Website - Car Free Paths

Some touring bicyclists have started a non-commercial website, Bicycle Touring On Car Free Paths, on how to do the great long-distance car-free bike paths in North America -- where the paths are,...
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