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A mountain bike is a lot of fun although it does require some maintenance. You should always lube your bike 15 hours or so before riding, as quick jobs right before you take off normally doesn't get everything lubed. Some lube jobs will last for more rides, although if things get loud or shifting gets sticky, it's [...]

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Would it be worth it to trade my fixed gear Maruishi in great shape, nearly perfect condition, for a 1964 Chevy Chevelle Malibu 4 door. It would be my first car, and I wouldn't mind having such a nice car, but the only concern is gas.
V8 would have very poor gas milage. Of [...]

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Giro’s Breezy Brain Bucket Is Whisper-Light
Only 7.9 ounces, the Giro Aeon is a marvel -- super light protective gear with great ventilation that's comfortable, to boot.

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Fits most bicycles Includes cage and mounting hardware Large opening for ice cubes Dishwasher safe in top rack

Bike Gear Wide Mouth Water Bottle

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Cezanne Bike Gear Rack

On July 4, 2011 By

Silver powder-coated finish Rubber-coated hooks Holds up to four bikes Easy-Adjust™ arms accommodate any style of bike Specially designed to hold snowboards and skis

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Cezanne Bike Gear Rack. Independent adjustable arms accommodate any bike style Holds up to 4 bikes plus shelves for other sports equipment - skis, balls, snowboards, [...]

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I just got a ten speed vintage schwinn for riding around but it has the absolute worst handlebars. I don't want those spiral crap bars I want some nice bullhorns but I've never seen them on any other bike but a fixed gear and I don't want to convert it like some hipster would. Does [...]

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I built a fixed gear bike up, and I'm constantly asking my roommate to help me tighten up the chain. what is the right chain tension? how can you tell? is there a way to do it by yourself?

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Details in bike crash that killed Soquel man
SOQUEL -- CHP officers are investigating the driver of a white Infiniti suspected of striking and killing a 31-year-old bicyclist on Soquel-San Jose Road near Soquel High School late Monday.

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I wanted to know how to make a fixed gear bike from a mountain bike. Moreover, the parts needed and where to get them. I'd appreciate anything anyone can tell me.

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Bike Gear Standard U-Lock

On June 29, 2011 By

Drill proof brass cylinder Vinyl coated to protect bike finish Carrying bracket included Advanced lock design

Bike Gear Standard U-Lock

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Whether you are planning to spend a weekend or a few days in your camping trip, one of the most important things to remember is to pack certain camping gear essentials.  Apart from the usual equipment such as your tent and sleeping bag, it is important to make sure that you are able to [...]

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Pocket Rocket Bikes are miniature versions of regular motorcycles. These bikes are designed on the same lines as the regular bikes and incorporate almost the same features. Typically, these bikes have a length of 3 to 4 feet and a height of one and a half to two feet. The bikes are designed exclusively for [...]

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I have heard that it is safer!?
I can see how it could be slightly more efficient, but not much.
Nevertheless, I believe I am right in my decision to practice/get used to riding a fixed gear bike with normal strapless/clipless pedals.
I am just about to get/put together my first fixed [...]

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Bell Sports #109513 DLB End Bike Gear Cable BELL SPORTS INC

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Gearfix Gear Cable, Double Ended Fits Most Common Shifting Systems, Easy To Install, Comes With Extra Ferrules & End Cap.... More >>

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When going out on camping with your family, the natural tendency is to pack so much stuff only to find out when you get to the camping grounds that many of the camping gear essentials have not been packed at all.  Here is just a list of things that you need to make sure that [...]

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