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From Streets To Trails - Trek's Commuter Pro RT Front Light - Jan. 27, 2023, 3:01 p.m.

No replies allowed below Cooper, so here instead.

There are little adapters that have a female micro / male C which help in the early stages of standard switching - when house is full of micro leads, but few C.

An Ode to Impracticality - Jan. 27, 2023, 1:21 a.m.

Went back to look, and saw the dust cloud from the bounce. Good spotting.

Over. Built? - Jan. 26, 2023, 7:03 p.m.

"Had to in the joyful obligatory sense of course. What adult child on a bike wouldn't do that?!? Not sure I'd wanna hang out with those who don't. "

Hell yes.

Over. Built? - Jan. 26, 2023, 6:59 p.m.

Lots of Japanese kitchens feature a sesame grinder

A friend bought us one, and it turns out grinding toasted sesames onto your dinner is popular with the whole family.

Over. Built? - Jan. 26, 2023, 6:55 p.m.


Appleman 2XR Cranks - Made in Minneapolis - Jan. 21, 2023, 6:16 p.m.

Thanks for the links, those Trailcraft cranks are the first I can think of beyond RF Aeffect R with a 24mm spindle + common ring mount standard.

The R7 Pro Fork - Manitou's Magic Toothpick - Jan. 20, 2023, 11 p.m.

I agree, every fork I had on a mountain bicycle for ~15 years after that was 20mm.

15mm is OK I guess, but I backed the other horse.

Min-Max: Brian's 2015 Kona Process 111 - Jan. 20, 2023, 2:31 a.m.

Min-Max: Brian's 2015 Kona Process 111 - Jan. 20, 2023, 2:24 a.m.

Counterpoint, if the seated position is good for Brian, then when the saddle is dropped he'll feel like he has more room than on a steeper STA frame.

Getting Inside The Digit Datum - Jan. 20, 2023, 2:06 a.m.

Your badge gives me Totoro vibes.

(edited to add badge image).

The R7 Pro Fork - Manitou's Magic Toothpick - Jan. 20, 2023, 1:53 a.m.

I had the same gen Sherman Flick+. Coil plushness, 150-110 switch adjustable travel, but QR for the ultimate noodles.

The R7 Pro Fork - Manitou's Magic Toothpick - Jan. 17, 2023, 1:44 p.m.

Dougal from Shockcraft has a pile of NOS Manitou parts. He offers a Custom fork service to suit your wheelsize, axle and steerer dimensions.

It's not going to save many riders, but it's nice that it's there.

Specialized Diverge Expert Carbon - Jan. 16, 2023, 5:42 p.m.

Scott? Their making-things-complex-but-hidden mojo is very strong.

Starting A Discussion Of Mountain Bike Culture - Jan. 12, 2023, 1:39 a.m.

Check back in two days.

A Year Of Bikes - Hailey Elise - Dec. 27, 2022, 1:44 a.m.

Great pics Hailey!

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