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11-21-19, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Posted By kirby999

My black Roll out for a cruise this morning. :)...

My black Roll out for a cruise this morning. :) https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/ebd27adf_402c_4c69_803d_83f47b7a1b38_16c9903464c878274cd5515b16e665e54bac20d0.jpeg
11-21-19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal 100 11-05 3.5 11-07 5.2 ...

November goal 100

11-05 3.5
11-07 5.2
11-08 7.2
11-09 5.2
11-10 6.7
11-13 3.5
11-14 3.1
11-16 5.2
11-21-19, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Posted By kirby999

Ordered new Cruiser

I was looking at Cruisers trying to decide on my next one , probably the last for awhile anyway .
Looked at Electras , another C1 , but in Cadet Blue ? I wanted something bright , something other...
11-20-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,266
Posted By kirby999

My Rockhopper Cruiser . Finally got it setup to...

My Rockhopper Cruiser . Finally got it setup to where I’m comfortable riding it . Love the low gearing this bike has . Hill climbing son of a Gun . :)...
11-18-19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal 100 11-05-19 3.5 11-07-19 ...

November goal 100

11-05-19 3.5
11-07-19 5.2
11-08-19 7.2
11-09-19 5.2
11-10-19 6.7
11-13-19 3.5
11-14-19 3.1
11-16-19 5.2
11-17-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November Goal 100 11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19...

November Goal 100

11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5)
11-07-19 5.2 (tel:11-07-19 5.2)
11-08-19 7.2 (tel:11-08-19 7.2)
11-09-19 5.2 (tel:11-09-19 5.2)
11-10-19 6.7 (tel:11-10-19 6.7)
11-13-19 3.5...
11-16-19, 12:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal 100 11-05-19 3.5 11-07-19 ...

November goal 100

11-05-19 3.5
11-07-19 5.2
11-08-19 7.2
11-09-19 5.2
11-10-19 6.7
11-13-19 3.5
11-14-19 3.1
11-16-19 5.2
11-14-19, 06:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : whatever I can get 11-05-19 3.5...

November goal : whatever I can get
11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5)
11-07-19 5.2 (tel:11-07-19 5.2)
11-08-19 7.2 (tel:11-08-19 7.2)
11-09-19 5.2 (tel:11-09-19 5.2)
11-10-19 6.7 (tel:11-10-19 6.7)...
11-13-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I...

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I can get it !

11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5)
11-07-19 5.2 (tel:11-07-19 5.2)
11-08-19 7.2 (tel:11-08-19 7.2)
11-09-19 5.2 (tel:11-09-19 5.2)...
11-10-19, 02:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I...

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I can get it !
11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5)
11-07-19 5.2 (tel:11-07-19 5.2)
11-08-19 7.2 (tel:11-08-19 7.2)
11-09-19 5.2 (tel:11-09-19 5.2)...
11-09-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I...

November goal : Whatever I can get ! Whenever I can get it !
11-05-19 3.5
11-07-19 5.2
11-08-19 7.2
11-09-19 5.2

MTD 21.1
YTD 608.85

Sunny and 54 , got in 5.2 cruising the...
11-08-19, 12:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By kirby999

Tire swap on C1

I went back with my Maxxis Hookworms on my Matte Bark C1 and put my cruiser bars back on .
After my crash last week , I feel more comfortable riding the Maxxis . They ride so smooth too .
This...
11-08-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : Whatever I can get ! 11-05-19 ...

November goal : Whatever I can get !
11-05-19 3.5
11-07-19 5.2
11-08-19 7.2

MTD 15.9
YTD 603.65

rain quit overnight from the first front . 56 degrees but sunny and the winds dried...
11-07-19, 11:26 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

November goal : Whatever I can get ! 11-05-19 ...

November goal : Whatever I can get !
11-05-19 3.5
11-07-19 5.2

MTD 8.7
YTD 596.45
back to back cold fronts headed in this evening. And I don’t have my trainer setup yet :( .
11-05-19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5) MTD 3.5 YTD...

11-05-19 3.5 (tel:11-05-19 3.5)
MTD 3.5
YTD 591.25

70 degrees today , still a little sore and bruised, but I had to get started back .
I think riding will increase blood flow and help me heal...
10-31-19, 10:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,689
Posted By kirby999

With the accident and the weather changing so...

With the accident and the weather changing so much so fast , I’ll be happy if I can do 100 miles this month .
We’re supposed to have below freezing wind chill in the morning . Two weeks ago it was...
10-31-19, 05:24 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

Ouch ! I think you had a rougher time than I ....

Ouch ! I think you had a rougher time than I . Hope you you have a quick recovery.
10-31-19, 05:22 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

sorry for getting confusion. I had just got home...

sorry for getting confusion. I had just got home and posted while waiting for my appointment at the orthopedic . I totally misread your post . . It could have been worse had I been going fast . Just...
10-26-19, 10:48 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-23-19, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/5516b8bc_2b6e_49b1_98d2_a7cf857f6445_167319a62613ffe1c4c8da415da8add44df19e33.jpeg...
10-23-19, 03:06 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-22-19, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By kirby999

I read that KT makes Shimano SS coaster hubs ....

I read that KT makes Shimano SS coaster hubs . Also read the KT two speed was troublesome when they first came out , but they had gotten better in the last couple of years . Hope so .
10-22-19, 04:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

Youíve probably read my post in ďwhich frame ď...

Youíve probably read my post in ďwhich frame ď and now know my hubs werenít what I expected. Iíll still let you know my opinion as I learn to shift the K T two s hubs .
10-22-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By kirby999

Wheels came today , two days early . That’s was...

Wheels came today , two days early . That’s was good . But when I opened them I was initially disappointed. For some reason I was expecting the rear hubs to be Sturmey Archer two speed hubs . They...
10-21-19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-20-19, 03:48 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-19-19, 09:27 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 66,415
Posted By kirby999

Nice color !

Nice color !
10-18-19, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

This is what the Sturmey Archer Kickback gear...

This is what the Sturmey Archer Kickback gear ratios are
Gear Ratio
• Overall Range - 138%
• Gear 1 - 100% (Direct Drive)
• Gear 2 - 138% (Gear 1 + 38%)
I’ve read it comes with a 22 tooth cog...
10-18-19, 03:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

It has a coaster brake . For what I paid for the...

It has a coaster brake . For what I paid for the wheelset , and what theyíre asking for the hub on Amazon , itís like Iím getting the wheels for around $25 .
Iím hoping the low gear is lower than...
10-18-19, 11:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

Bicycle Wheel Warehouse sent me a coupon code I...

Bicycle Wheel Warehouse sent me a coupon code I couldn’t resist, so I ordered another set of custom wheels .
This set in silver will have a Sturmey Archer two speed kickback hub and will probably...
10-18-19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-17-19, 02:40 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/5a6f2e38_0035_4eb9_aee0_d7339e9b4e9f_f3c2f698b5f251c9abba6397a0b7d10b496fe4ea.jpeg
October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0...
10-17-19, 02:35 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 66,415
Posted By kirby999

Instead of spending $90+ , I think Iíll keep it...

Instead of spending $90+ , I think Iíll keep it like it is now . Doesnít look that bad ....
10-14-19, 11:25 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-12-19, 04:49 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 ...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
10-03 7.0
10-04 XXXXX
10-05 6.0
10-06 9.0
10-07 9.2
10-08 6.0
10-11-19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/376b2cc2_3f46_4af2_bd50_fe2ee92bc579_484eef753fd9797f140ddf3a0d1eb7ebbacc358a.jpeg
The other side .
10-11-19, 10:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By kirby999

Electra C1 , new wheels !

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/5590c1a0_0cae_4d7d_a36b_cae9320dac6f_bd817be4d7d5768b5af4776915a8bcac845a00e3.jpeg
Got my custom wheels a couple of days ago. Finally...
10-09-19, 03:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 643
Posted By kirby999

As promised; I measured both from the center...

As promised;
I measured both from the center of seat post at base to the center of stem at the base .
Electra 25 1/2Ē , Schwinn Swindler 26 1/2Ē . Give or take 1/16-1/8Ē
So the Swindler is a...
10-08-19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 643
Posted By kirby999

Schwinn Swindler 275

I got my Swindler yesterday , put it together this morning after my neighborhood ride.
Pull everything apart far enough to add some fresh grease into the bearings and adjust everything. ...
10-07-19, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By kirby999

My old Heavy Duty

I bought this right after I retired . Itís responsible for my getting back into biking .
I bought it from the original owner at a yard sale .
Got it home , went for a spin around the...
10-02-19, 08:35 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,620
Posted By kirby999

October goal 150 10-01 8.5 10-02 6.0 MTD...

October goal 150

10-01 8.5
10-02 6.0
MTD 14.5
YTD 439.65
still HOT here in Georgia. 83 this morning at 10:30 ,headed to 96 this afternoon. 99 tomorrow, 97 Friday .
Rain Monday and Tuesday...
10-02-19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By kirby999

Looked again this morning and the Schwinn...

Looked again this morning and the Schwinn Swindler Cruiser was still available for $80 . Three times checking it out and I couldn’t help myself . I added a couple small items to get free shipping and...
10-01-19, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By kirby999

Felt Bixby 7 speed Cruiser

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1400/b212de32_9819_4610_b036_541fd833ea1f_b3e4363ab27fc62c54d3095a1b2d6263dd5479d0.jpeg...
09-26-19, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By kirby999

My Favorite Cruiser

My favorite Cruiser is my first Electra Cruiser 1 . Itís gone through a few changes , but itís still just a single speed Cruiser 1 .
I ride for cardio exercise and for pleasure. Exercise should be...
09-21-19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By kirby999

Going APE !

Actually mini APE as in mini ape hangers .
Found a deal on some steel mini ape hangers and had wanted to give them a try , so I ordered a couple .
After about a week they showed up today in a...
09-16-19, 01:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,134
Posted By kirby999

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/b90f3f4b_9b54_4b4a_9027_096699570e05_37346386c7dc6f6510382cea864791df6f23d767.jpeg
Rode the Roll this morning 8.5 miles to town and...
09-16-19, 01:10 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 36,226
Posted By kirby999

An updated pic of my Hardrock. Now with Maxxis...

An updated pic of my Hardrock. Now with Maxxis Hookworms. I have a set of BMX bars to go her soon ....
09-12-19, 05:06 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,468
Posted By kirby999

September Goal 150+ 9-01 6.8 9-02 10.7 9-03...

September Goal 150+
9-01 6.8
9-02 10.7
9-03 7.6
9-04 4.7
9-05 8.5
9-06 no ride
9-07 10.1
9-08 10.5
9-09 8.5
09-11-19, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,154
Posted By kirby999

I own a yellow late 60’s Heavy Duti . It was my...

I own a yellow late 60’s Heavy Duti . It was my first bike purchase that lead to my renewed interests in biking . I have swapped out the wheels for lighter aluminum wheels with 1.5” street tires ....
09-09-19, 11:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 989
Posted By kirby999

Balloon tires make me happy , being heavy doesn’t...

Balloon tires make me happy , being heavy doesn’t bother me . I’m not and never will I ever be a Lance Armstrong. I’m more about comfort than I am speed .
i actually have three sets of Hookworms now...
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