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Forum: Recumbent
04-28-22, 02:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Okay, here's another dumb question. Do I need to...

Okay, here's another dumb question. Do I need to think or do anything differently in caring for my drivetrain/chain compared to my 2 wheelers? The chain is like 4x longer, does that create any...
Forum: Recumbent
04-14-22, 09:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Yeah, got it figured out. I bought a bigger u...

Yeah, got it figured out. I bought a bigger u lock (I only had minis) and angle it over the "x" at the cross bar. I've got a cable to run thru the front wheels as well if I feel the need. And I'm...
Forum: Recumbent
04-06-22, 01:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Like I said, I already had the 2 wheeler custom...

Like I said, I already had the 2 wheeler custom made exactly the way I want. I don't need to scratch that itch again. Given my situation I am happy with my choice, but thanks for all the info.
Forum: Recumbent
04-04-22, 04:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

i'm 72. I spent a small fortune (to me) on my...

i'm 72. I spent a small fortune (to me) on my custom 2 wheel Bike Friday. It was worth it because I used it to replace an automobile and at that time I expected to ride it for years and on vacation....
Forum: Recumbent
04-04-22, 09:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

And indeed the reason I picked the Trident is...

And indeed the reason I picked the Trident is maybe it won't attract as much attention as a higher end trike. I am definitely going to have to lock it up and leave it. My custom Bike Friday 2 wheeler...
Forum: Recumbent
03-29-22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

AFAIK that stops someone riding away, but we have...

AFAIK that stops someone riding away, but we have organized "van" thieves who come around in vans with sliding side doors and have no problem putting an unrideable bike inside to deal with locks...
Forum: Recumbent
03-29-22, 09:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Where I live if you leave a light, a bag, an seat...

Where I live if you leave a light, a bag, an seat with a QR, etc., it will be gone in minutes! Someone actually stole a bag off my adult son's bike that had a big rip in it! And any bike is fair game...
Forum: Recumbent
03-28-22, 01:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

You are right, that is what I should do. However...

You are right, that is what I should do. However I found a flag that I really love, and I'm purchasing so few accessories for the trike that I am very tempted by this adorable $45 streamer flag. ...
Forum: Recumbent
03-28-22, 01:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Cables just don't cut it (pun intended) in the...

Cables just don't cut it (pun intended) in the Bay Area. I call those donor bikes.
Forum: Recumbent
03-28-22, 09:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

I can see stupid teenagers taking a cool flag. ...

I can see stupid teenagers taking a cool flag. They take useless things all the time around here out of boredom and then leave them a few blocks away after they lose interest. I live in an urban...
Forum: Recumbent
03-27-22, 09:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Oh, I will look for those! Thanks for the...

Oh, I will look for those! Thanks for the suggestions.
Forum: Recumbent
03-27-22, 02:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Not looking to carry it, looking to securely...

Not looking to carry it, looking to securely lock. to bike racks. I already figured out the folded Trident Spike fits easily in my Prius and folds in 30 seconds. It will only go in the car if it...
Forum: Recumbent
03-27-22, 12:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

I was going to run a cable thru the wheels. I...

I was going to run a cable thru the wheels. I found an Onguard brute lock that has a wider "head" so I think it would angle enough to get around a pole. Now I just have to figure out how to keep...
Forum: Recumbent
03-27-22, 11:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,884
Posted By linberl

Another dumb question

The trike I'm considering has a straight frame/boom. No rear triangle. No loops or areas to pass a u lock thru. I could put a u lock around the boom in front of the steering, and it wouldn't lift...
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