Bike Forums - Search Results

Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Tundra_Man
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 0.80 seconds.
Forum: Commuting
07-23-20, 07:48 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1007: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1007:

Got up this morning feeling very unmotivated. Last night I had planned on taking the road bike and doing a 22 mile route before work. As I was getting...
Forum: Commuting
07-22-20, 08:32 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1006: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1006:

Today is the first day back at the client's office in over three months. They're going to have me start coming in to the office a couple days per week...
Forum: Commuting
07-16-20, 01:54 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

No, I rode back home right away, and then...

No, I rode back home right away, and then finished the day working from home. Sorry I wasn't clear. :)
Forum: Commuting
07-16-20, 07:43 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1002: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1002:

Got stung on the finger by something nasty right as I left the driveway. Still hurts a couple hours later.

Other than that, it was a gorgeous...
Forum: Commuting
07-14-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1000: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 1000:

Milestone day! The big 1000. I've now commuted by bicycle without driving 1000 work days in a row. The last time I drove was February 10th, 2016.
...
Forum: Commuting
07-13-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Weathermen and politicians are the only two types...

Weathermen and politicians are the only two types of people in the world that continually lie to us, yet we keep believing them. :lol:
Forum: Commuting
07-10-20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 998: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 998:

Today was rather, er... interesting. In all my years of commuting, this was a new one:

So after yesterday's ride I hopped in the shower and when the...
Forum: Commuting
07-07-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 995: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 995:

Had a cardiology appointment at the heart hospital, so I rode the 12 miles there. When I left the house it had just finished raining and the streets...
Forum: Commuting
06-30-20, 07:59 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 991: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 991:

For the first time since early April I actually went inside the office this morning instead of just riding by it. I have an 11:00 meeting with a client...
Forum: Commuting
06-18-20, 07:40 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 983: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 983:

Pouring rain this morning with wind, lightning and thunder. The only thing missing was hail (thankfully.) It was a tough morning to get myself...
Forum: Commuting
06-15-20, 08:18 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 980: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 980:

Did 14.6 miles before heading back to the home office to log in. It was windy, with a 20 mph south wind. Thankfully my route was mostly cross-wind, and...
Forum: Commuting
06-08-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Not much happening on this thread lately. I'm...

Not much happening on this thread lately. I'm still riding every day before I start work so I can say I'm still commuting. Probably be working from home for another 3 weeks.

Here's my latest...
Forum: Commuting
05-26-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 966: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 966:

Today marks the 6 week anniversary since I've been working from home. I've yet to miss a morning to get up and ride to the office and back before I...
Forum: Commuting
05-11-20, 03:44 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 956: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 956:

Rode to the office this morning, and actually went inside. They're rearranging the seating chart, so they set up a schedule where for the next couple...
Forum: Commuting
05-06-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 953: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 953:

It's now been three weeks since I started working from home. Still getting up early and riding to the office (plus usually a little extra) and then...
Forum: Commuting
04-14-20, 07:50 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 937: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 937:

Yesterday the client informed me that they're shutting down the office and I will be working from home for a while.

So I did what any reasonable...
Forum: Commuting
04-13-20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 936: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 936:

We received 6+ inches of fresh snow yesterday. The snow was thick and wet. Last night the temp dropped into the teens, which made the snow turn into...
Forum: Commuting
04-09-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 934: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 934:

Had a 7:45 meeting. Got out the door late trying to fix a minor disaster with tonight's supper. Thought maybe I could make up the extra time on the...
Forum: Commuting
04-03-20, 07:41 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 930: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 930:

20F this morning with a 20+ mph headwind and a layer of fresh ice on everything. Felt like winter.

I had prepared to ride my hybrid. After looking...
Forum: Commuting
03-30-20, 09:30 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 926: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 926:

Got up early this morning because I decided it was time to get back into the habit of walking/running in the morning, which I haven't done hardly at...
Forum: Commuting
03-25-20, 07:04 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 923: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 923:

40F this morning with a light headwind. Humidity was high and it looked like it had rained during the night. But overall it was a pretty easy ride to...
Forum: Commuting
03-20-20, 08:05 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 920: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 920:

Happy 1st day of spring!

We had temps in the 40s yesterday, but it rained all day. Around 5:00 the temp plummeted and the rain turned to snow. Woke...
Forum: Commuting
03-18-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

First off, I'm glad you're OK. Second, I'm...

First off, I'm glad you're OK.

Second, I'm glad you used the term "near hit." I've never understood the term "near miss." To me, a near miss would have me lying on the ground after an impact with...
Forum: Commuting
03-17-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

I decided that if I were to get the mandate to...

I decided that if I were to get the mandate to work from home, I'd probably ride to the office and back every morning before I started just to be ornery (and to keep my fitness up.)
Forum: Commuting
03-16-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

I noticed that as well this morning when I...

I noticed that as well this morning when I reached downtown. My first thought was that somehow I was running way late, but I looked at the clock and it was still prior to 8 AM.
Forum: Commuting
03-16-20, 07:42 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 816: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 816:

32F this morning with a light tail wind. The forecast said no precipitation today, but the whole ride to work had a drizzle that was right at the point...
Forum: Commuting
03-11-20, 08:07 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 913: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 913:

24F with a light wind. It got into the low 30s and rained for a good chunk of yesterday, so this morning it prompted this conversation:

Me staring...
Forum: Commuting
03-10-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 912: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 912:

22F this morning, but the humidity was very high so it felt colder. The weather web site said I was supposed to get a slight push from the wind, but...
Forum: Commuting
03-05-20, 08:20 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 909: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 909:

37F this morning (a morning above freezing in March! Woohoo!) but a 30 mph headwind with gusts up to 50 mph. So I wound up wearing the same clothes I...
Forum: Commuting
03-03-20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 907: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 907:

Temp didn't drop below freezing last night (was 33F this morning) so I hopped on my hybrid instead of the winter bike. All patches added together, the...
Forum: Commuting
03-02-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,324
Views: 162,633
Posted By Tundra_Man

This morning I found a grain shovel laying on the...

This morning I found a grain shovel laying on the MUP. I left it there. I'm assuming it fell of the back of a park department truck.
Forum: Commuting
02-24-20, 08:18 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 901: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 901:

26F this morning, but no wind so the temp was pretty comfortable.

It got into the 40s both days this weekend. As a result, the snow pack started to...
Forum: Commuting
02-20-20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive work bicycle commute number 899: ...

Consecutive work bicycle commute number 899:

-3F this morning. I thought about taking the bus for part of the commute, but then decided to just suck it up and ride the whole way. Plus, taking the...
Forum: Commuting
02-19-20, 09:06 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 898: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 898:

7F this morning with a light cross wind. I seemed to be pedaling extra slow, for some reason. I think my average speed on the way in was just less than...
Forum: Commuting
02-17-20, 11:20 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Yeah, the saddle on the old winter bike is in...

Yeah, the saddle on the old winter bike is in pretty rough shape. Unfortunately most of the rest of the bike is in about the same condition. Our winters here really tear up bikes in a hurry.
Forum: Commuting
02-17-20, 09:02 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 896: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 896:

Yesterday my sciatic nerve flared up, shooting pain down my left leg. Every couple of years that thing will act up for a few days. I'm not really sure...
Forum: Commuting
02-13-20, 01:10 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Set it at -20F and they'd have no revenue for...

Set it at -20F and they'd have no revenue for about half of our winter. lol

Our current mayor was the one who implemented this policy, a decision which seems to have a lot of positive reaction...
Forum: Commuting
02-13-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Given the way the bus racks are currently...

Given the way the bus racks are currently designed, I'm not sure they could easily modify them to work with both fat tires and regular bikes. The bottom part of the rack where the tires slide...
Forum: Commuting
02-13-20, 09:32 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 894: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 894:

-14F this morning with a -35F wind chill. For the safety of pedestrians, our current mayor waives bus fees when the wind chill goes below -30F so...
Forum: Commuting
02-12-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 893: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 893:

29F this morning with a light cross wind. Pretty easy ride to work.

GoPro was being finicky and didn't want to start recording so I had to monkey...
Forum: Commuting
02-11-20, 08:29 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Darth Lefty Yes, chest strap. I thought about...

Darth Lefty Yes, chest strap. I thought about using a helmet mount, but I've already got my backup headlight up there. Also I thought about how much time I spend moving my head around (looking at my...
Forum: Commuting
02-10-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

So I uploaded the footage from this morning's...

So I uploaded the footage from this morning's milestone commute. I did it in 4 separate videos. Kind of fun to see things from the GoPro's point of view. I averaged about 2 mph faster than normal,...
Forum: Commuting
02-10-20, 09:42 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 891: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 891:

Milestone day! Today marks the 4th anniversary since the last time I drove to work. I stopped and took a picture just to commemorate the event.
...
Forum: Commuting
02-07-20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

I think right now I'm running Nokian 106s. I used...

I think right now I'm running Nokian 106s. I used to run Nokian 240s and those were admittedly better on ice. They had a ton of resistance on dry pavement though, so when they wore out I decided to...
Forum: Commuting
02-07-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

We had a pretty good ice storm two days after...

We had a pretty good ice storm two days after Christmas, then a big wet snow on top of it. The bottom couple inches froze solid and while they were able to plow off the top layer, the frozen stuff at...
Forum: Commuting
02-07-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

I've got studded tires on my other winter bike....

I've got studded tires on my other winter bike. They work pretty well for smoother ice, but when it gets really rutted like this I don't notice much difference between them and the 5" wide fat tires...
Forum: Commuting
02-06-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

I could put that right next to the "Activate...

I could put that right next to the "Activate Common Sense" button. :lol:
Forum: Commuting
02-06-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 889: ...

Consecutive bicycle work commute number 889:

Nothing too eventful today. 18F with a 10 mph tailwind on the way to work.

Stopped and took a picture of the rutted ice. It seems to be getting...
Forum: Commuting
02-03-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Dang, RidingMatthew. That's some impressive...

Dang, RidingMatthew. That's some impressive destruction.
Forum: Commuting
02-03-20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 18,762
Posted By Tundra_Man

Came in this morning and had them issue me a new...

Came in this morning and had them issue me a new card. Apparently since they went to their new system a couple years ago the wires embedded in the badges are fragile and frequently break. They said...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.