"When the beading fails and they blow off the rims... :)
Not a good look actually. Happened to me the other day with an old set of slick 26" x 1.5 tyres that I've been pushing the limits on. Lucky I hurt neither myself nor the bike.
"Nice bike! How do you find those bar-end shifters? Never used them myself and feel they'd be a little difficult to get the hang of - I've been doing more MTB than anything of late, so I'm used to the bar-mounted shifter variety."
Thanks for the friend request. A couple of laps down in the park does sound nice. Do you commute? If so, where to?
I saw your article in the North Shore Times a while back. Well done on that, and great looking LHT you have…"
"Like it, a lot. Possible congestion issues aside (which I agree could become problematic), it would shave a good bit of time off commutes from the North Shore. I reckon it would cut my current commute (Roseville to Paddington) by a good five to ten…"
"Great Sunday morning MTB ride in Lane Cove National Park with a mate - started up at Pennant Hills and rode down the firetrails as far as Ryde Rd before heading back up towards the Pymble. Fun trails, still a bit washed out in places after the big…"
founded 1982, NSBG (firstname.lastname@example.org) promotes cycling on lower North Shore ...... North Sydney, Willoughby and Lane Cove.... website: www.sydneyharbourlink.com publicity poster DVD becomeSee More
"Better elaborate on the footpath riding there... Only ever undertaken when the traffic's banked up along Clanville and I know there's going to be a bit of lunacy getting through the lights. It's the only way to safely negotiate the…"
"I live near the scene of the crime. The back streets off Clanville are a real rat run in the morning these days and the lights at the highway where Steve was hit often have ridiculously short cycle for traffic coming onto the highway - causes me to…"