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Forum: Touring
08-17-20, 06:41 AM
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Posted By Tourist in MSN

I store my folding bike in my truck. If I drive...

I store my folding bike in my truck. If I drive somewhere, I would have to pump up the tires but it is ready to roll other than that. My truck has that much storage space that is typically unused,...
Forum: Touring
08-15-20, 06:52 PM
Replies: 60
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Posted By Tourist in MSN

Looks like the $200 CAD was well worth it....

Looks like the $200 CAD was well worth it. Congratulations.
Forum: Touring
07-30-20, 05:02 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

About a decade and a half ago I bought a pair of...

About a decade and a half ago I bought a pair of pedals that only had the allen wrench option for installation and removal, there were no flats for a 15mm wrench. You learn how to do it fast when...
Forum: Touring
07-25-20, 04:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

That is a bummer. When I travel with my S&S...

That is a bummer.

When I travel with my S&S bike or my folding bike, I have to remove the crank arms (square taper) to pack the bike in the S&S case. That takes an 8mm allen wrench, but the 8mm...
Forum: Touring
07-25-20, 10:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

As Staehpj1 noted, some pedals can use a 6 or 8mm...

As Staehpj1 noted, some pedals can use a 6 or 8mm allen wrench. I have used a L shaped 6mm extra long version of an allen wrench on a few occasions for pedals, but only for a week. If the pedal was...
Forum: Touring
07-23-20, 05:02 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Yeah, I would not cut off any more metal. I would...

Yeah, I would not cut off any more metal. I would have left it longer, sometimes pedals can get pretty tight, occasionally I have had to put my foot on the wrench to loosen them and I would not want...
Forum: Touring
07-21-20, 05:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

I do admire bikes and bike parts that the...

I do admire bikes and bike parts that the owner/rider took the time and effort to turn into a work of art, while retaining full functionality.

I bought a leather steering wheel cover that had to...
Forum: Touring
07-19-20, 10:32 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

I think bar tape is personal preference, I prefer...

I think bar tape is personal preference, I prefer the lowest cost cork tape, but I will never suggest to someone that they use something other than what they choose to use. I even put cork tape on my...
Forum: Touring
07-17-20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Major bummer on the split leather tape. Will the...

Major bummer on the split leather tape. Will the new bars pack as well into the bag as the old bars?

Couple years ago I had a second floor motel room. While some people got their bikes up the...
Forum: Touring
07-06-20, 06:13 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

I think I had my folder for a couple years before...

I think I had my folder for a couple years before i decided to get the MKS EZY pedals. My point is that there is no rush. And you can certainly leave a pedal wrench in the bag.

When I did buy my...
Forum: Touring
07-05-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Thanks for the detail photos of the folding...

Thanks for the detail photos of the folding latching mechanism, I was always curious how that worked on that bike.
Forum: Touring
07-04-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Just a general comment for those that are asking...

Just a general comment for those that are asking volume when packed, time to pack, etc., folding bikes like that can take only a few minutes to significantly reduce the size. But the saddle is still...
Forum: Touring
07-04-20, 06:45 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,383
Posted By Tourist in MSN

I suspect it will not meet the 62 inch criteria...

I suspect it will not meet the 62 inch criteria most airlines use for oversize fees, and then you would need a case.

But it is nice to have a folder for things like you cite, to carry into a motel...
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