April 2017 Blog Posts (5)

Adventures on the Old Great North Road

Wyong to Windsor via the Old Great North Rd

11-12 April 2017

I planned a simple overnight ride through some of my favourite riding country west of Wyong. The plan was to catch a morning train to Wyong and ride west through the Yarramalong Valley, enjoy an early…


Added by Michael S. (Boxhead) on April 19, 2017 at 10:22pm — 20 Comments

One thousand electric kilometres

A small thing, but Mrs Dan's electric bike ticked over to a thousand kilometres the other day. I was able to capture the event on video, for your viewing pleasure.

This was on the same day that I had to replace the front brake pads – so I can tell you that pads last for exactly 1000km.

And it was also the day…


Added by Dan on April 19, 2017 at 4:27pm — 1 Comment

Not so whitewall tyres

I finally had to put new tyres on the Radish. The old ones were getting extremely worn; to the point they were completely smooth and starting to bulge. Riding it was very peculiar; the tyres were so squishy the bike handling was very odd, especially around corners. They were the ones that came with the bike, so have done a lot of km over the past seven years or…


Added by Dan on April 18, 2017 at 3:52pm — 1 Comment

Another close pass. Sigh.

You may remember a while ago I took some footage of a car passing very close to the cops. The reaction was surprisingly positive, you may recall. Well, it happened again the other day. So I thought I would take it in as well, and also take the opportunity to find out what had happened to…


Added by Dan on April 13, 2017 at 6:18pm — 1 Comment


Added by Michael S. (Boxhead) on April 13, 2017 at 1:20pm — 10 Comments

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