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05-11-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,882
Posted By DAME

Saburo 10 - good topic. I'm moving this summer...

Saburo 10 - good topic. I'm moving this summer and am thinking about converting a bike to electric for a ~26 mile round trip. What part of the country are you in? I ask because I'm moving to the...
04-26-19, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,407
Posted By DAME

I'm 185, run 2.8 inch tires at ~20 PSI. No...

I'm 185, run 2.8 inch tires at ~20 PSI. No strikes yet. I can feel the tire roll on the sidewall if I drop the PSI below 17.
04-16-19, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,503
Posted By DAME

Great post! The bicycle has truly revolutionized...

Great post! The bicycle has truly revolutionized the world.
02-13-19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,416
Posted By DAME

Agree! Thanks for the update.

Agree! Thanks for the update.
02-01-19, 07:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,416
Posted By DAME

If you get one, please post a review. ...

If you get one, please post a review. Interesting concept.
11-09-18, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 620
Posted By DAME

I suggest a custom wheel build. I'd replace the...

I suggest a custom wheel build. I'd replace the rim, keep the hub.

I just got a Roscoe 8 with the SRAM NX group. It's been a blast to ride and the price is reasonable.
10-09-17, 08:40 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 16,660
Posted By DAME

I've had mine since I've started this thread. ...

I've had mine since I've started this thread. It's been a good hub and held up to abuse. I'm a fair weather rider/commuter but have been caught in plenty of storms with it. No issues here.

I...
09-28-16, 03:20 AM
Replies: 907
Views: 396,039
Posted By DAME

Diggin' the Bullitt cargo bikes. $$$$....is that...

Diggin' the Bullitt cargo bikes. $$$$....is that an electric assist?!?! Drool.....
06-14-16, 01:40 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 849,758
Posted By DAME

Wow...that's one expensive bike! How heavy is it...

Wow...that's one expensive bike! How heavy is it now? Can you still carry it or do you just roll it?
05-03-16, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,535
Posted By DAME

Suggest you head over to the e-bike portion of...

Suggest you head over to the e-bike portion of the forums.....there is a ton of info on BAFANG products. Endless sphere also had a ton of resources. I was looking at buying, but still hesitate on...
Forum: Folding Bikes
04-09-16, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 847
Posted By DAME

Did you catch anything?

Did you catch anything?
02-22-16, 03:54 AM
Replies: 907
Views: 396,039
Posted By DAME

[QUOTE=b0wz3r108;18500137]Here's mine, a Soma...

[QUOTE=b0wz3r108;18500137]Here's mine, a Soma Tradesman. I also have a Burley Travoy that I use with it. With the Travoy and the front storage box, I can haul an entire shopping cart of groceries. I...
Forum: Folding Bikes
02-08-16, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,498
Views: 547,464
Posted By DAME

Nice!! Like the blacked version of the...

Nice!! Like the blacked version of the bromies.....
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-14-15, 04:45 AM
Replies: 1,498
Views: 547,464
Posted By DAME

Agree...that's not much money on a bike that...

Agree...that's not much money on a bike that looks and functions that well.
06-25-15, 05:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,726
Posted By DAME

Ride the sidewalks. I do from time to time. I...

Ride the sidewalks. I do from time to time. I typically find business and activities close to where I live. If all else fails....I take the minivan.
05-25-15, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By DAME

EVMA - Home (http://www.evma.org/)

EVMA - Home (http://www.evma.org/)
05-09-15, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By DAME

Best place to ride in that area is Freedom Park...

Best place to ride in that area is Freedom Park in Williamsburg. It's a hike to get out there, but worth the trip!
Forum: Folding Bikes
04-23-15, 04:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,018
Posted By DAME

Agree, NBD. I have a brompton and have some...

Agree, NBD. I have a brompton and have some surface rust in the interior tubing due to a high humidity location I visited for 6 weeks. The rust on the inner portions of the hinge flange are from the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
04-14-15, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,934
Posted By DAME

I pull a cheapy kiddie trailer with my 5 and 3...

I pull a cheapy kiddie trailer with my 5 and 3 year old in it. It isn't too bad. Longest ride I've taken them on while pulling with brompton is 12 miles. The bike triangle folks with the trailer...
03-31-15, 07:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,183
Posted By DAME

The question is....how much does it cost per can?

The question is....how much does it cost per can?
Forum: Touring
02-27-15, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 816
Posted By DAME

https://gypsybytrade.wordpress.com/

https://gypsybytrade.wordpress.com/
Forum: Touring
01-04-15, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4,338
Views: 2,017,382
Posted By DAME

Just just goes to show you don't need expensive...

Just just goes to show you don't need expensive kit to get on a tour! My only short tour was done hauling a kiddie trailer down the C&O canal....my buddy was on a VERY entry level trek mtb. Awesome...
10-09-14, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,300
Posted By DAME

Nice! You should cross thread to folding bike...

Nice! You should cross thread to folding bike forum.
Forum: Touring
09-30-14, 03:47 AM
Replies: 4,338
Views: 2,017,382
Posted By DAME

Impressive!

Impressive!
08-19-14, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,358
Posted By DAME

I still want to see a review of a bafang...

I still want to see a review of a bafang mid-drive unit on a cargo bike. Looks like a great system for the purpose!
07-23-14, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,016
Posted By DAME

Very clean build. Kudos!

Very clean build. Kudos!
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-10-14, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,431
Posted By DAME

Yeah buying online is the way to go. I did have...

Yeah buying online is the way to go. I did have a friend who used to take the bus up to DC for the weekends. Once you buy the bike the options for local touring are phenomenal. There is a ton of...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-10-14, 07:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,431
Posted By DAME

Living in Lexington Park you have the option of...

Living in Lexington Park you have the option of buying used from the DC metro area. Craigslist is your friend. I used to commute to base from California, MD and would have loved to have my brompton...
06-05-14, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By DAME

Drool.....

Drool.....
06-02-14, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By DAME

Lane - Price increase or not, I still drool over...

Lane - Price increase or not, I still drool over your bikes. I especially like the custom ones you've been producing (integrated racks, longer platform, etc.). I'm moving to the West Coast next...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-09-14, 03:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,066
Posted By DAME

Welcome and look forward to seeing pics of the...

Welcome and look forward to seeing pics of the bike.
04-29-14, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,790
Posted By DAME

Nice!

Nice!
04-12-14, 10:31 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 849,758
Posted By DAME

Yeah, i've seen some pretty amazing stuff done...

Yeah, i've seen some pretty amazing stuff done with plasti dip. No bikes yet (probably due to the "extra weight"), but it looks good. I expect durability to be higher for the bike than a car and it...
04-12-14, 06:31 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 849,758
Posted By DAME

Ha ha ha! That's one of the best and stealthiest...

Ha ha ha! That's one of the best and stealthiest looking batteries I've seen on an e-bike yet. Good job with the Bionx build! Did you paint yourself?
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-20-14, 08:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,052
Posted By DAME

I fit mine to my brompton with no issues. Save...

I fit mine to my brompton with no issues. Save yourself more money and buy a used trailer off craigslist.
03-03-14, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By DAME

I've read some of the adventures you've had on...

I've read some of the adventures you've had on your's and am highly jealous! With two kiddos and one one the way, it would be nice to get the kids out and about with one. I just can't justify the...
03-03-14, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By DAME

Changes at CETMA.....

http://cetmacargo.tumblr.com/post/78254863984/please-share-having-an-apprentice-these-past

Price jump. Wish I could have afforded one before the price increase. Now it's out of the question.
02-26-14, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,028
Posted By DAME

UpRider - you have a pic of the completed build?

UpRider - you have a pic of the completed build?
02-18-14, 04:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,028
Posted By DAME

Definitely interested in seeing how the build...

Definitely interested in seeing how the build turns out.
02-17-14, 05:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,028
Posted By DAME

I'm thinking the 350w model. It looks plenty...

I'm thinking the 350w model. It looks plenty powerful for my needs and batteries are more suited for my budget. I would appreciate having a torque sensor and might wait to see if one comes into...
02-16-14, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,028
Posted By DAME

BAFANG Crank Drive Motor...

I haven't seen any mention of this motor on BikeForums, but there seems to be buzz on Endless-sphere. I like the thought of a crank drive motor and the looks are better than any of the other systems...
Forum: Folding Bikes
02-06-14, 07:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,116
Posted By DAME

I'm in the military and my bike allows me to get...

I'm in the military and my bike allows me to get around when deployed. Can't do that with a full size bike. I do plan on some short tours this summer/fall. Nothing in the town I live in makes a...
Forum: Commuting
01-22-14, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 149,943
Posted By DAME

Wind chill in the single digits and wind speed at...

Wind chill in the single digits and wind speed at ~25 knots. Commute of 6.75 miles took almost 40 minutes. Cold toes and frozen pant legs....the rest of me was nice and toasty. Roads were bare of...
12-25-13, 09:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,765
Posted By DAME

Nice! Interested in seeing a detailed review.

Nice! Interested in seeing a detailed review.
12-01-13, 08:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 19,890
Posted By DAME

I'm VERY interested to read any review you have...

I'm VERY interested to read any review you have on this. Sounds impressive.
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-01-13, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,382
Posted By DAME

Brompton Fold Trouble

I’m having some troubles with the fold on my brompton. I have a 2012 M6R. When folded the bike should roll freely on the wheels of the rack without the front wheel turning. This isn’t happening. ...
11-22-13, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,506
Posted By DAME

No....but would be interested in knowing.

No....but would be interested in knowing.
11-13-13, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,324
Posted By DAME

Flykly wheel

http://www.bikecommuters.com/2013/11/05/news-change-out-your-wheel-for-a-smart-wheel/

I haven't seen this posted on BF yet. Looks like an interesting concept. Lots of details left out of the...
Forum: Southeast
10-20-13, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 874
Posted By DAME

Agree with Freedom Park. I'm usually out there...

Agree with Freedom Park. I'm usually out there riding mtn bikes, but I see a ton of roadies around the area.
08-05-13, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 919
Posted By DAME

I have the same feeling. I stick to the...

I have the same feeling. I stick to the sidewalks in those scenarios (gasp!). My son doesn't care and I feel safer.
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