Tag: bike

The studs on bike in snow verdict: great success!

Today we had our first snow post installation of the ‘snow studs’. And wow are they loud when on pavement. Think of a radial-engine aircraft, a swarm of wasps with vacuum cleaners. But…  and this is early because we didn’t

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I am the new snow stud! Meet the tires that will (hopefully) keep the bottom of the bike below the top

I know what you are thinking… what kind of a fool would make snow tires for a bike? And what kind of a fool would buy them? Wonder no more! Here we have a shiny new, rubbery-smelling, pair of 45Nrth

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An autumn ride home through Waterloo Park: the video

Want to see where I wiped out and surprised the ducks? Or some fall leaves starting to happen? Here’s the peaceful commute home I have daily, for your viewing pleasure. Imagine the smells of crisp leaves and the gentle quacking

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Hackable spoke lights? Sign me up!

The naysayers about the ‘valve-stem lights’ were wrong: they are still working! But, time goes on, and, well, nobody can really tell what those things say and there’s no obvious way to update the firmware. (Yes, bike valve-stem firmware, its

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Duck Duck Toddler. A Waterloo Park Adventure

I didn’t take a photo of this (I was laughing too hard and it seemed a bit rude so I held off), so picture it in your mind. Waterloo Park. Its got a ‘lake’ in it (silver lake). And the

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