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Forum: Touring
06-04-23, 06:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 8,657
Posted By acantor

I think people were posing the same question when...

I think people were posing the same question when I joined this forum 20 years ago. The questions were different, but the context isn't too different:

"Where do I find five-speed cassettes for the...
Forum: Touring
03-27-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,621
Posted By acantor

I've ridden exclusively with three different B17s...

I've ridden exclusively with three different B17s for about 10 years, and all have been significantly more comfortable than other saddles with cut-outs that I used before that. And there were many. I...
Forum: Touring
03-22-20, 03:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,852
Posted By acantor

For my first 10 or 15 years of touring, my bikes...

For my first 10 or 15 years of touring, my bikes always had doubles, and although I didn't realize it at the time, the gearing was never low enough for significant hills.

When I finally upgraded...
Forum: Touring
03-17-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,867
Posted By acantor

On my first multi-day tour, in addition to...

On my first multi-day tour, in addition to getting a sunburn, I discovered the energy-sapping effects of over-exposure to the sun. After a few days on the road, my skin actually hurt, and I was...
Forum: Touring
09-06-19, 07:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,035
Posted By acantor

Water-resistant panniers have served me nicely...

Water-resistant panniers have served me nicely for the kinds of touring I do: mostly day trips, an occasional weekend outing, and an infrequent one to two week tour.

I find water resistant...
Forum: Touring
06-13-19, 12:17 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,802
Posted By acantor

Location, location, location! Are you...

Location, location, location!

Are you passing through New York City or Amsterdam? Use two, maybe three different theft deterrents.

Cycling through rural upstate New York or towns in central...
Forum: Touring
09-28-07, 12:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,333
Posted By acantor

While on a car trip through the Okanagan Valley...

While on a car trip through the Okanagan Valley several years ago, I met a German fellow who was crossing Canada by bike. About a week earlier, he was camping in a provincial or national park. He had...
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