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Forum: Touring
05-01-16, 12:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,940
Posted By stevo9er

If you have ever biked on both a ****ty no name...

If you have ever biked on both a ****ty no name tire and something like a marathon supreme, you will know that this is not true at all. The amount of problem free miles a marathon provides is easily...
Forum: Touring
02-10-14, 02:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,041
Posted By stevo9er

Rohloff hub in back, son dynohub in front. Gates...

Rohloff hub in back, son dynohub in front. Gates belt drive. S&S couplers, clearance for very large tires in the front and back.
Forum: Touring
02-09-14, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4,391
Views: 2,064,659
Posted By stevo9er

Buy some cable separators, makes packing the...

Buy some cable separators, makes packing the bicycle a little easier. http://www.davincitandems.com/comp.html

I used a soft case and it worked perfectly.
Forum: Touring
02-04-14, 03:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 833
Posted By stevo9er

To add to this. If you use offline maps you can...

To add to this. If you use offline maps you can put your phone into airplane mode and then turn on gps only. Uses hardly any battery and you can easily make it a couple days. I do this with oruxmaps...
Forum: Touring
08-10-13, 04:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,014
Posted By stevo9er

What aero bars are those?

What aero bars are those?
Forum: Touring
05-06-13, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4,391
Views: 2,064,659
Posted By stevo9er

Yeah, no injuries! I was trying to squeeze...

Yeah, no injuries!

I was trying to squeeze past the parked semi while going 1km/hour, but there was less than a foot of concrete between the semi and the little hill. I was massively paranoid...
Forum: Touring
05-05-13, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4,391
Views: 2,064,659
Posted By stevo9er

Only pic I took of my bike while on my first tour...

Only pic I took of my bike while on my first tour this year! It was after falling over while clipped in on a small hill.

http://i.imgur.com/0ZwBPjQ.jpg
Forum: Touring
03-15-13, 02:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,489
Posted By stevo9er

Anyone remember a blog post where a guy fixed his...

Anyone remember a blog post where a guy fixed his derailleur using fiberglass out in the middle of nowhere?
Forum: Touring
03-08-13, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,398
Posted By stevo9er

I haven't tried it, but I saw these reviews at...

I haven't tried it, but I saw these reviews at treefortbikes.com (http://www.treefortbikes.com/product/333222341234/386/S-and-S-Backpack-Travel-Case.html):





Seems like if you are willing to...
Forum: Touring
03-07-13, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,398
Posted By stevo9er

I used the S&S soft case for my LHT Deluxe to get...

I used the S&S soft case for my LHT Deluxe to get from Phoenix, AZ to Bangkok, Thailand. I didn't have a single problem and it honestly seems like it would take quite a heavy load on top of it to...
Forum: Touring
01-26-13, 04:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,638
Posted By stevo9er

I have a 56 Trucker Deluxe and it fits fine...

I have a 56 Trucker Deluxe and it fits fine without removing the cranks.

http://imgur.com/a/umk9F

Also the S&S travel backpack works great.. I padded everything with foam, stuffed clothes in...
Forum: Touring
10-24-12, 03:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,144
Posted By stevo9er

Nope never. I grew up in Arizona, where we mostly...

Nope never. I grew up in Arizona, where we mostly just called them bicycles or bikes. Sometimes steeds.
Forum: Touring
10-23-12, 05:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,144
Posted By stevo9er

I was about to ignore this thread because you...

I was about to ignore this thread because you said you were traveling on a push bike, never having heard that term I assumed it meant some sort of kids scooter!

Anyways, I will be touring in...
Forum: Touring
09-24-12, 02:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,360
Posted By stevo9er

Yeah, the soft backpack case is the one I...

Yeah, the soft backpack case is the one I ordered. So put some pipe insulation around all the frame parts, and buy a couple of compression members, pack the pockets with clothes, toss in some foam,...
Forum: Touring
09-23-12, 06:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,360
Posted By stevo9er

Anyone have any thoughts on how the S&S bag will...

Anyone have any thoughts on how the S&S bag will hold up with handlers? I just bought one for my LHT deluxe (now I am slightly worried).
08-04-11, 12:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,161
Posted By stevo9er

http://www.solarjoos.com/ Kinda heavy, but...

http://www.solarjoos.com/

Kinda heavy, but pretty cool.
Forum: Touring
07-24-11, 06:56 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 6,672
Posted By stevo9er

This whole thread is petty on both sides; the...

This whole thread is petty on both sides; the kind of arguing where both sides finish fighting and feel slightly embarrassed.
04-04-09, 09:41 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,372
Posted By stevo9er

We would need less cops if there was less...

We would need less cops if there was less inequality.
04-04-09, 03:57 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,372
Posted By stevo9er

I don't understand this thread. Money is just...

I don't understand this thread. Money is just money, material things are just things. How is a the taking of a life justified over a few bucks?

Have none of you ever dealt with addiction directly...
03-22-09, 01:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,484
Posted By stevo9er

Probably isn't that dangerous for most people. It...

Probably isn't that dangerous for most people. It is probably a bit more dangerous for people who cycle against traffic, on sidewalks, etc.
Forum: Commuting
03-22-09, 01:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,882
Posted By stevo9er

People keep talking about how riding the line is...

People keep talking about how riding the line is a bad idea. I disagree... Anyone who has cycled in different towns on main roads should know that the closer to the curb the more debris there is....
Forum: Touring
02-15-09, 04:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,448
Posted By stevo9er

Blogger with flickr is an extremely cheap...

Blogger with flickr is an extremely cheap solution. $20 a year. Wordpress is more customizable though, and CrazyGuyOnABike has the best audience.
12-05-08, 12:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,705
Posted By stevo9er

What a ridiculous comment. Apples and oranges.

What a ridiculous comment. Apples and oranges.
11-19-08, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 869
Posted By stevo9er

Holy **** that is ****ed up.

Holy **** that is ****ed up.
11-01-08, 09:00 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 9,109
Posted By stevo9er

Well as a 16-year old you are more calm and...

Well as a 16-year old you are more calm and mature than myself. If it was me I would tell them to put in a wide bike lane or get bent.
Forum: Touring
10-25-08, 01:38 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,422
Posted By stevo9er

Bodrum, Turkey -> Azerbaijan -> Iran, fly home to...

Bodrum, Turkey -> Azerbaijan -> Iran, fly home to Arizona.

May to Sept 2009.
Forum: Touring
10-25-08, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By stevo9er

Works fine on...

Works fine on 6.0.2900.2180.xpsp_sp2_gdr.080814-1233

You should tryout VMware or virtualbox for testing from multiple systems.
10-25-08, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 664
Posted By stevo9er

No kidding.

No kidding.
Forum: Commuting
10-21-08, 10:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,358
Posted By stevo9er

International Herald Tribune.

International Herald Tribune.
Forum: Commuting
10-21-08, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By stevo9er

This is great, I am in Flagstaff and just emailed...

This is great, I am in Flagstaff and just emailed ADOT about this.

Here you go:



I decided on Flagstaff -> 89 -> Sedona -> 179 -> 17 -> Camp Verde -> 260 -> Payson -> 87 -> Tempe.

17 has...
10-19-08, 11:47 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,066
Posted By stevo9er

He said turning into. Technically the current...

He said turning into. Technically the current administration and congress have degraded civil liberties, so his statement isn't exactly far out there.

Making this argument in light of people being...
10-18-08, 03:47 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,066
Posted By stevo9er

There are some ******* cops out there, you met...

There are some ******* cops out there, you met one. File a complaint and hope enough other people do also. Give him the finger next time you see him.
10-18-08, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By stevo9er

Nice to see my hometown doing well, but I could...

Nice to see my hometown doing well, but I could never move back to that concrete jungle. I do miss the bike lanes.
10-11-08, 02:19 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,969
Posted By stevo9er

Genius.

Genius.
Forum: Commuting
10-11-08, 02:16 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 6,684
Posted By stevo9er

This guy rides safer than most of the cyclists I...

This guy rides safer than most of the cyclists I see out there. Just the other day I saw some lady get off the sidewalk into the crosswalk right in front of a ****ing bus.
10-11-08, 01:44 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,969
Posted By stevo9er

No offense, but the OP isn't responsible for...

No offense, but the OP isn't responsible for anyone else's actions except his own. I get really tired of this giving cyclists a bad name bull****, pretending that his actions are somehow going to...
10-08-08, 07:21 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,969
Posted By stevo9er

The best thing about finding out about the show 2...

The best thing about finding out about the show 2 seasons into it was getting to watch 40 episodes in a row.
Forum: Touring
10-05-08, 04:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,321
Posted By stevo9er

Biketrailershop.com seems to have all of their...

Biketrailershop.com seems to have all of their Ortlieb products $5-10 cheaper than thetouringstore.com, and it is free shipping as well.
10-04-08, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 563
Posted By stevo9er

That is great. Maybe bicycle cops get more action...

That is great. Maybe bicycle cops get more action than I originally assumed.
Forum: Southwest
10-04-08, 12:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,246
Posted By stevo9er

Maybe you can find some information on group...

Maybe you can find some information on group rides from local shops.

Maybe check out Tour De Fat in Tempe this coming week. I am sure there will be tons of booths there.
Forum: Commuting
10-04-08, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By stevo9er

Those Nitto lamp holders are pure class. Nice...

Those Nitto lamp holders are pure class. Nice setups.
10-04-08, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 563
Posted By stevo9er

Bike patrol in major drugs haul

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/northern_ireland/7652482.stm



Not much to this story, but it is good to see bike patrols doing a bit more than the standard herding drunks and writing tickets.
10-01-08, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,271
Posted By stevo9er

I was biking at night with all of my lights...

I was biking at night with all of my lights on-campus and I was tearing down the road and all of a sudden three extremely hot ladies hopped out into the crosswalk unexpectedly right in front of me....
09-30-08, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,435
Posted By stevo9er

Of course this happens all the time and not just...

Of course this happens all the time and not just on campuses. The best thing to do is to just take the lane and ride a bit more to the left than in the middle. This gives you ample time to stop for...
09-28-08, 04:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,246
Posted By stevo9er

You are right I should have stated that my...

You are right I should have stated that my assertion was operating under the assumption that this was all taking place on a perfectly flat surface in a vacuum. *Farts*

It does have to do with...
09-28-08, 03:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,246
Posted By stevo9er

Well he is technically pretty much right, he just...

Well he is technically pretty much right, he just said it differently.



Basically the more air in your tire = less deformation = greater efficiency. How much? Who knows. Not me.
09-27-08, 12:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,269
Posted By stevo9er

I am with the above poster. It is likely either...

I am with the above poster. It is likely either some form of OCD or he is doing it to get back at someone for not letting him bring his bike in. Doesn't hurt anyone, and it is comical.
Forum: Commuting
09-26-08, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By stevo9er

I know this isn't really an answer to your...

I know this isn't really an answer to your question, but bikeportland.org seems to do a good job of covering cycling in the community. I have never seen so much participation on a cycling blog before.
09-26-08, 12:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,666
Posted By stevo9er

I am fine with this as long as they are are...

I am fine with this as long as they are are targeting cyclists that are actually doing illegal maneuvers that could endanger someone. Otherwise it is a waste of resources.
09-26-08, 12:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,628
Posted By stevo9er

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3295/2890666184_3e6...

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