Monthly Archives: July 2009

It’s Alive!!!!!

Okay, so finished getting the ’83 Collegiate assembled last night. I promise I’ll get some pics up soon (most likely this weekend). At present, everything works beautifully. The coaster brake is about 90% dialed in. I played with it just … Continue reading

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New Summer-Weight Bike Hugger / Ibex Wool T’s

Summer Wool Tees: unpacking, originally uploaded by Hugger Industries. I have a suspicion my wife isn’t going to like me… My heavier-weight Ibex / Bike Hugger Wool T is, by far, my favorite t-shirt. However, it can get a bit … Continue reading

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New Project Bike (’83 Schwinn Collegiate)

A couple of weeks ago I picked up an ’83 Schwinn Collegiate (Ser. G 0383) that was in surprisingly good condition. For now, all it needs is:1) Cleaning & Lube2) New Chain (probably doesn’t NEED it, but the old was … Continue reading

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4-for-5 again…

Suffice it to say, I didn’t ride in today. On the positive side, at least I got through 4 full days before missing one. Ah, well, I guess

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4-for-4 and tomorrow is supposed to be great weather

Should, finally, break land a 5 for 5 week. PS – Last Sunday I purchased a used ’83 Schwinn Collegiate that needs just a tad bit of cleaning / polishing and a bit of adjustment and I’ll have a second … Continue reading

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Got Through Hump Day

I *think* today will have been the most challenging to ride in. It was supposed to rain (thunderstorm actually) all morning, and I have a couple of errands I need to do. However, it wasn’t actually raining when I got … Continue reading

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Averaging 4/5 for a couple of weeks…

Not a whole lot to report. I’ve been hitting 4 days out of 5 for a couple weeks now. Usually I’ve got some lame excuse for missing a day during the middle of the week. Something like “I woke up … Continue reading

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