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08-03-21, 08:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 622
Posted By Korina

Just two more posts and you can add pics! For...

Just two more posts and you can add pics! For fellow Raleigh fans, go to the Classic & Vintage forum and post pics and serial number; you'll likely be overwhelmed with info.
08-01-21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By Korina

When I hit bumps I lift my butt off the saddle a...

When I hit bumps I lift my butt off the saddle a couple inches and it's all fine; just keep the pedals level. My big plush tires take care of everything else.
08-01-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 1,927
Posted By Korina

I learned left arm up when I was a kid in the...

I learned left arm up when I was a kid in the '70s. Right arm out makes more sense, especially with idiot younger drivers, so that's what I use.
08-01-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,190
Posted By Korina

This is true; no manufacturing process is clean....

This is true; no manufacturing process is clean. Aren't even bamboo bikes epoxied? At least metal bikes can be recycled, whether or not people do.
08-01-21, 07:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,190
Posted By Korina

Actually, if you think about it, it's more aero...

Actually, if you think about it, it's more aero than a soda can. But really, steel and aluminum can be built quite light, and short of running them into an SUV, are more durable than plastic.

That...
08-01-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,190
Posted By Korina

I meant toxic to the environment. Although I'm...

I meant toxic to the environment. Although I'm sure the manufacturers are very careful with their workers' health. [end sarcasm mode]
08-01-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,190
Posted By Korina

Landfill or yard art are your only options. Toxic...

Landfill or yard art are your only options. Toxic from manufacture to disposal. Buy soda can or boat anchor next time.
07-31-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 808
Views: 194,799
Posted By Korina

I vote moss green! Right now, it almost has a...

I vote moss green! Right now, it almost has a desert sort of feel, except for the fork. Make sure and show us when it's finished, it's going to look great!
07-31-21, 05:08 PM
Replies: 808
Views: 194,799
Posted By Korina

Nice. What color(s) do you have in mind? And what...

Nice. What color(s) do you have in mind? And what bag is that under your saddle?
07-29-21, 04:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 126
Posted By Korina

Humboldt County Trails Summit

Finally on YouTube! If you ever wondered about the state of the trails in the far north, here it is. (Long story short, lots of wonderful things are happening, v e r y s l o w l y.)
...
07-29-21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By Korina

And look where you just said that. Proves my...

And look where you just said that. Proves my point.

(It's a very nice point, I keep it polished and sharp.)
07-29-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,603
Posted By Korina

IMO, it's better to crash at 10 mph than 25.

IMO, it's better to crash at 10 mph than 25.
07-28-21, 02:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 99
Posted By Korina

Save Mt. Diablo saves more open space

I'm sure most of you in the area have seen this, but just in case, here's the article...
07-28-21, 02:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,137
Posted By Korina

You have to remember, most people who ride bikes...

You have to remember, most people who ride bikes are doing it for transportation or recreation, and don't want something that can't carry a load or go off-road. Drop bars and their aggressive riding...
07-28-21, 01:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,463
Posted By Korina

Dumb question I know, but have you checked the...

Dumb question I know, but have you checked the rear dropouts?
07-28-21, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By Korina

Trek is building trails!

Here's (https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/trek-bicycle-announces-the-establishment-of-the-trek-foundation-301343065.html?tc=eml_cleartime) where I read about it, and here's the Trek...
07-28-21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By Korina

I should say not as far as I know. We all fell...

I should say not as far as I know. We all fell out of touch when my husband and I moved to the other end of California. It's funny; people always assumed they were brothers, even though they looked...
07-27-21, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 3,232,655
Posted By Korina

That is an excellent bike, well worth saving;...

That is an excellent bike, well worth saving; they're getting harder to find and they're not making them anymore.
07-27-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 3,232,655
Posted By Korina

I wish. COVID unemployed. More likely grocery...

I wish. COVID unemployed. More likely grocery duties. Or flip them for $100, I don't know.
07-27-21, 09:17 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 211,145
Posted By Korina

It kills me, but my husband pointed out that it's...

It kills me, but my husband pointed out that it's one size too small. ::muffles cries of anguish::
07-27-21, 07:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 485
Posted By Korina

Marci Kitchen; she was driving on a nearby road...

Marci Kitchen; she was driving on a nearby road and ran over two 14-year-old girls skateboarding on the shoulder, and kept going. Arrived home, and asked her teenage son to hide her drugs. The girls?...
07-27-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By Korina

Nope, he does not.

Nope, he does not.
Forum: Commuting
07-27-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By Korina

Nice, thanks.

Nice, thanks.
Forum: Commuting
07-27-21, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By Korina

Nice bike! I like how you have plenty of room for...

Nice bike! I like how you have plenty of room for fenders. My '92 RockHopper can easily carry me and all my stuff and is a lot of fun to ride. Prepare to enjoy going to work! :ride:
Forum: Commuting
07-27-21, 04:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,195
Posted By Korina

There's another option that no one's mentioned;...

There's another option that no one's mentioned; go longer. With a route that long, I'm sure you could find a longer one. Yes, it would extend your commute time, but it would give you more time in the...
Forum: Commuting
07-27-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By Korina

What do you use for a deck?

What do you use for a deck?
07-27-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 213,796
Posted By Korina

Anyone coming north from the SF Bay Area? I want...

Anyone coming north from the SF Bay Area? I want this (https://sfbay.craigslist.org/nby/bik/d/santa-rosa-trek-multitrack-750-series/7356113426.html), I can afford it, but I can't get to it. It looks...
07-27-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 211,145
Posted By Korina

Dangit, I should have stayed away from this...

Dangit, I should have stayed away from this thread. I just found this (https://sfbay.craigslist.org/nby/bik/d/santa-rosa-trek-multitrack-750-series/7356113426.html) on CL 300 miles south of me. I...
07-27-21, 02:19 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 211,145
Posted By Korina

I just discovered your post. I hope you grabbed...

I just discovered your post. I hope you grabbed that 950; you can ride it for awhile, and if it doesn't suit you, or you find that 750, you can always pass it on to someone who will appreciate it.
07-27-21, 01:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,023
Posted By Korina

My husband and I saw both those videos, and our...

My husband and I saw both those videos, and our fist thought was to get a Jones riser loop bar and flip it upside down. You'd have more bar to hold onto than Surly's nubbins. Lots of others have had...
07-27-21, 01:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,523
Posted By Korina

Thank you for your service to C&V; turning that...

Thank you for your service to C&V; turning that beauty into a fixie would have been a crime.

I really appreciate you taking the time to find the bike for me. If I may ask, what name do you use on...
07-27-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By Korina

One day my husband was walking down the street...

One day my husband was walking down the street towards his best friend, who was facing him. When my husband reached him and greeted him, the dude shrieked and jumped. Just because the lights are on,...
07-27-21, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 689
Posted By Korina

Daaayum! It just reinforces my policy of "never...

Daaayum! It just reinforces my policy of "never startle the dogs". Poor thing, just minding her own business when a mountain biker lands on her head; she was just defending herself!

Also, the...
07-27-21, 01:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,523
Posted By Korina

:love:🤤 What model is that pretty, pretty...

:love:🤤 What model is that pretty, pretty Nishiki? So I know what to look for.
07-26-21, 09:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 485
Posted By Korina

I hear you, cthenn . Years ago we had a...

I hear you, cthenn . Years ago we had a well-known local bike commuter killed by an idiot. Early one morning the idiot got distracted and drove across two empty highway lanes and a 10' shoulder to...
07-26-21, 09:45 PM
Replies: 14,400
Views: 3,232,655
Posted By Korina

Man, what a score! Got these off CL from the...

Man, what a score! Got these off CL from the original owner; a bit scuffed up from a trip to Europe, and a couple of bolts are rusty. Mid-teens Axioms, originally $130, I got them for $20. Pic is...
07-26-21, 06:35 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 18,386
Posted By Korina

Sweet. What pressure you runnin' bruh?

Sweet. What pressure you runnin' bruh?
07-26-21, 06:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 478
Posted By Korina

How about this one...

How about this one (https://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/equipment/bike-accessories/cycling-gifts-fun-stuff/books/being-gary-fisher-and-the-bicycle-revolution-autobiography/p/34870/?colorCode=white)?...
07-26-21, 06:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,523
Posted By Korina

Cool. I've been on the lookout for a unicorn,...

Cool. I've been on the lookout for a unicorn, which I'm told doesn't exist, or at least a one-horned goat. So to speak. Ideally it would be a 26"-wheel mixte (for my short legs) that I can put some...
07-23-21, 10:52 PM
Replies: 20,459
Views: 3,523,949
Posted By Korina

It's a great bike...

It's a great bike (https://redding.craigslist.org/bik/d/redding-specialized/7347073256.html). :foo:Specialized - $150 bicycle frame material: aluminum
bicycle type: cyclocross
frame size: 54
wheel...
07-23-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,523
Posted By Korina

I gather you sell on CL?

I gather you sell on CL?
07-23-21, 09:38 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,620
Posted By Korina

I believe that is a fender mount. Also, the...

I believe that is a fender mount.

Also, the bike I posted wasn't specifically aimed at you, I know it's too short, but it was relevant to the topic and maybe you got someone else craving one. :)
07-23-21, 08:40 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,515
Posted By Korina

Please remember BF in your will. :D

Please remember BF in your will. :D
07-23-21, 08:12 PM
07-23-21, 04:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,620
Posted By Korina

Just found this...

Just found this (https://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/3012828/) on PinkBike; it seemed relevant.

https://ep1.pinkbike.org/p6pb20297360/p6pb20297360.jpg
07-22-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 666
Posted By Korina

We have two of those; one in front of city hall,...

We have two of those; one in front of city hall, and the other on the trail. Some... person decided they needed the pump heads from both stations. Why? Being funny? Hostile? Was that where the voices...
07-22-21, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,430
Posted By Korina

Anyone annoyed by those hubs that sound like an...

Anyone annoyed by those hubs that sound like an entire swarm of angry murder hornets?
07-22-21, 08:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,043
Posted By Korina

They look pretty much the same because the bike...

They look pretty much the same because the bike frame was pretty much perfected decades ago. It's the details that make it different. :)
07-22-21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 777
Posted By Korina

C&V is still very active.

C&V is still very active.
07-22-21, 12:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,043
Posted By Korina

Tell me about it!! Wanting to try a Kona from my...

Tell me about it!! Wanting to try a Kona from my LBS, only to discover they don't carry smalls, despite a state university just up the road. Their excuse? Well, what if we can't sell it? Then we're...
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