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1947 Ideale Model 65 Saddle

Ideale Saddles were often a builder’s or rider’s choice on quality bicycles produced from the early 1900’s to nearly the end of the previous century.  The manufacturer, 313 more words

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A Tale of Two Stumpjumpers

Above are two Specialized Stumpjumpers from the early 1990’s. I bought the one on the left in 1990 when I was in graduate school. It has been in near continuous operation since then and has gone through five kids. 636 more words

A post about many different subjects

Hello.  As a blogger, cyclist, wrencher, and a few other titles that reflect my interests, sometimes I worry that my blog posts stray over a variety of topics, and that I have “buried the lead”.  681 more words

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Saxophonist and Bicycle

“Don’t play the saxophone, let the saxophone play you.”
― Charlie Parker, Parker, Charlie E-Flat Alto Saxaphone

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Day 29. #30daysofbiking

Only one person is judging the effect of wind on play today.

This person is focusing on his core competency.

Making a couple of adjustments. ( 34 more words

Report From The Road

Bum Deal

I haven’t written much about bicycle saddles, and there is a reason for that:  saddle preference is a matter having little to do with “cycling lore” and much more to do with your body, the bike you are riding, and your riding style.  771 more words

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Adriano Design's Futuristic Stationary Bike

Adriano Design has a striking new stationary bicycle, and it’s like nothing else we’ve ever seen. Unveiled for Milan’s Design Week, this acrylic and wood design would look just as good in a museum as in your home gym. 40 more words