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Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2008, 04:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,999
Posted By vseven
Am I missing something ?

Isn't there a sign and a button that can be pressed to notify the Max driver that there is a need for assistance ? Does it actually work and is there an emergency response ? Not intended to victim...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2008, 03:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,433
Posted By vseven
flat repair tips

Don't forget, if you line up the labels on the tire with the valve you can easily locate where in /on the tire the next ( sorry, it's inevitable) puncture has occurred and avoid time spent searching...
Forum: General Discussion 03-21-2008, 11:31 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,641
Posted By vseven
Try this !!!!

" I'm on your left please "

I use it with great results from other cyclists and pedestrians.

Seriously, try it and report back to this forum.
Forum: Tips & Advice 03-10-2008, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,295
Posted By vseven
this is true

2500 miles on Schwalbe road tires without a puncture. They are heavy, but they are also tough. I got into trouble telling customers at the shop I work at ( "V, you sound like you are warranting the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-28-2008, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,925
Posted By vseven
biker chick

and giving another bike rider the "nod" is stuck up ?????:confused:
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2008, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,856
Posted By vseven
Good book....

Animals Matter by Marc Beckoff
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2008, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,901
Posted By vseven

I was there today too....WOW ! I was wondering about that tiny little Vanilla, thanks Johnathon for telling us more about it !
Forum: Tips & Advice 02-02-2008, 06:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,070
Posted By vseven
Yak Trax Pro

I've been using them for the last 3 yrs and I love them ! They also have a cheaper model which works just fine.
Forum: Tips & Advice 01-09-2008, 10:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 14,891
Posted By vseven
bike trailer

I am in the market for a trailer and would like to hear whether folks have comments on one or two wheeled trailers and stability, handling etc. I have no experience whatsoever with trailers and need...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2008, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,500
Posted By vseven
Helmet recall

I actually had a new S Works Helmet that I had to return because of the recall. The recall was for the chin strap buckle, potential failure ( though I don't see how.) Specialized replaced the...
Forum: General Discussion 01-03-2008, 04:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,887
Posted By vseven

4400 miles and became car free in 2007 :)
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2007, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,481
Posted By vseven
tee hee

orange soda ! So the POS would RIP ! I'm lovin it.
ALL suggetions are great, even getting over it, except...the ignorant dude and his POS olds is in my hood every week, it is highly likely we will...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2007, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,481
Posted By vseven
good suggestions but....

I don't live in Oregon

I doubt this guy can read but I may go with the letter

It would be more satisfying to do it face to face but then he would know where I live.

Our police will probably...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2007, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,481
Posted By vseven
Advice and brilliant ideas needed

This is good.....

A few months ago I was just riding along :) and this mean ugly guy in a big old POS Oldsmobile impatiently sitting at a stop sign sees me, pulls out in front of me and yelled "oh...
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2007, 05:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,711
Posted By vseven
found on urban commutes

Best find was road kill Beenie Baby that cleaned up really well and some child LOVED :) It was the best b/c I got to see her sweet happy face when she received it.

Hmmm, shall I admit I pick up...
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2007, 05:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,617
Posted By vseven

I rather like your ads, especially the one from the bike shop I work at clear accross the country ! All kidding aside, whatever it takes to support your endeavor and I certainly would pay a...
Forum: Tips & Advice 12-05-2007, 04:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,676
Posted By vseven
cycling boots

Specialized has some winter cycling boots in their 2008 Catalog, pricey however.
Forum: Tips & Advice 11-29-2007, 05:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,039
Posted By vseven
Trek Portland

There were several Portlands on Cycle Oregon 2006 and 2007 so I guess that speaks to the touring purpose in addition to commuting.

Love mine as well, mostly commute on it, the fenders that come...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2007, 08:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,272
Posted By vseven
New U lock

On Guard has come out with a new U Lock. If a pry bar is placed in it in an attempt to break it, the lock only becomes stronger. Shops that carry this brand should have a clear plastic demo model...
Forum: Tips & Advice 11-08-2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,676
Posted By vseven
Duct tape

I too noticed the pavement nicking up my shoe covers. I put duct tape on the sensitive spots and months later.....it is still working !
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2007, 04:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,964
Posted By vseven
that busted leg thing....

I feel your pain, I broke that bone once in a bike crash too ! Did you by any chance not get the opportunity to clip out before you went over ?

I don't know how you managed to walk on...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2007, 03:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,590
Posted By vseven
Smile what a sweetie !

You are the best.
To the original poster, there are still good ones out there and you deserve better !
Forum: General Discussion 11-01-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,590
Posted By vseven
Dudes...... a girl thinks like this....(jokey) these days..

:rolleyes: #1 good bike
#1a. bikey stuff :)

#2 coffee

#3 rent

#4 beer

#5 guy that delivers beer ( and is kind and respectful.)
Forum: Tips & Advice 10-29-2007, 08:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,501
Posted By vseven
I'm loving the Gore Wind Tex long fingered gloves...

I'm loving the Gore Wind Tex long fingered gloves I purchased at the Bike Gallery. In winter temps I wear Pearl Izumi Inferno's ( I think that's the name they are 1/2 lobster claw and 1/2 fingered...
Forum: General Discussion 10-26-2007, 11:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,590
Posted By vseven
Smile boys, burritos, poop & chocolate ?

Nothing like a new bike to take your mind off a boy !

and A.O. ...TMI, yuck.
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