Cycling in Sydney Australia
A request for those who tinker, repair and rehabilitate older bikesI am engaged in a project to strip an aluminium alloy early 2000' MTB frame and turn it into a commuter/utility bike. What methods…Continue
Hi fellow velofolk,Was cleaning my training ride after a wet and gritty morning outing when I noticed something a tad disturbing, a small crack in the spider section of my right hand crank. (See…Continue
Found this in “The Conversation” this morning, all about wheels. Some interesting video for the techies and some good links at the end for further reading.…Continue
My roadie is getting on a bit, its a Alloy/Carbon GIant OCR Zero from the early 00’s with factory standard shimano wheelset and ultegra group set.I have begun to notice that the wheel spokes are…Continue
I don’t know if it was down to it being Friday and everyone being a little chilled out for the weekend. I don’t know if it was because decent human beings in their cars behaving like caring members of a society felt they needed to make up for some of the more boorish (and well publicised, oft discussed) driver behaviour that has come to light.
I don’t know if it was because I radiate sweetness and light as I glide along on my trusty Giant (I kind of doubt it was this, it’s hard to…Continue