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Dinged Rim... This is Why Component Wheels Are Awesome!

At last weeks’ PEACHES (aka, Tandem Club of Georgia) ride our friends Linda & Eric handed off a pair of wheels and a new Velocity Dyad rim from our friend and guest stoker Lisa’s triplet that had a bent rear rim.   635 more words

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So, What’s It Like To Ride a Triplet?

Anyone who has ridden a tandem with three or more seats at a tandem rally has most likely been asked, “So, what’s it like to ride a triplet (quad, quint, etc.)?” 1,197 more words

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The Unambiguous Tread Wear Indicator....

This is why you check your tires before every ride…

 

…especially if you’re someone like me who likes to get the full life out of a set of tires!   400 more words

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A Cracked Thomson Stem = Always Keep Track of Your Nicks & Scratches

Our weather was anything but conducive to a pleasant tandem ride today as heavy rain fell on and off from 9am until 3pm.  And, if the weather’s hardly ideal for tandem cycling, it’s also not a good day for a recreational motorcycle ride either. 668 more words

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Tandems at the 2015 NAHBS 2015

OK, so here’s my take on the tandems that were on display at the 2015 NAHBS…. and a note of thanks to the folks at places like Bike Rumor, VeloNews, NAHBS, and private individuals who have posted photos to the net, a few of which I’ve poached for this blog entry. 6,334 more words

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NAHBS.... Photo Preview.

I’m about out of gas after a busy evening taking care of a few things before we head back out for another out-of-town weekend.  However, before heading off I figured I’d share a few photos from the show.   335 more words

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Interesting Tandems on ebay....

Griffen Tandem: This is actually a pretty interesting tandem that I’d definitely want to have if I was a collector.  However, the one thing potential buyers need to take note of is the incredibly short stoker compartment; I think it’s about 25″ vs. 1,330 more words

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