Come on now. I know that you think of yourself as a bike commuter. But all too often something gets in the way. As a small business owner who also likes calling himself a bike commuter, I’ve become quite familiar with all of the reasons (excuses) that it often seems much easier to take the [...]
Archive for July, 2010
The fine folks at Faction Cycling sent out one of their Works “Share the Road” jerseys to us for review. I’ve been riding around with this jersey for the past 8 weeks, testing, crashing and repeating. Now it is time to tell all my thoughts and feelings. Construction of the Jersey This jersey is made [...]
As daily tempertures are in the 10.º range in Charlotte, NC I want to ask you : How Do You Deal with the Summer Heat?
A set of wheels are in for review and in the midst of getting installed on the famous Salsa Casseroll.. Utilizing a Shimano Alfine groupset I have been piecing together in the past 6 months, and the new Velocity Dyad Halo reflective rims. Due to needing to rebuild the bike completely to use these wheels, [...]
Today’s E-Bike Wednesday Guest Article is brought to you by Dan Woodard. Dan designs and builds custom electric bikes. He quit his high-tech engineering job to follow his passion in electric bikes. Follow his blog where he shares his experiences. http://ElectricBikeBuilding.com If you have considered buying an electric bike, there are many configurations and options [...]
Introducing the new Light & Motion Vis 36.º & 18.º commuter specific lights… The 36.º is a helmet system that runs a head and tail lights off your helmet, touting a 36.º coverage.. While the 18.º light is a tail light that runs off a rechargeable system. Vis-36.º MSRP : $169 Lumens : 110 headlamp [...]