Utility Cycling Want to haul groceries, beer, maybe even your kids? You don't have to live car free to put your bike to use as a workhorse. Here's the place to share and learn about the bicycle as a utility vehicle.

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Old 02-06-08, 12:28 PM
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Sheldon Brown


most of you have probably seen this. huge loss to utility and other individuals interested in not only doing their own maintenance but their own bike building and hacking as well.

i met him once on a pilgrimmage to harris cyclery in mass. didn't even say hello, to shy!

huge loss.
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I've many times used Sheldon's excellent article on wheel-building. It's the best reference I could find and if you follow the steps, you should have a durable wheel.

His death is definitely a huge loss to this community. My condolences to his family.
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