More random bicycle-related content
Mods on the Trek continue, but I have no updated photos. This is about something else. Way back in my teenage years I owned a beautiful Univega Nuovo Sport. I took it on one long tour around the White Mountains, and it was my primary transportation. I rode it over the Kanacamagus Highway and hit… Continue reading The White Whale
The quest continues and the modifications have begun. Today I installed a set of SKS Bluemels fenders and new North Road style touring handlebars. It's not perfect; the front fender stays were wrong for my style of forks. I've adapted them, but I'm not completely happy with the result. They seem to work fine in… Continue reading The quest for the perfect bicycle continues. . .
The perfect bicycle. . .does not exist. Much like the perfect car, the formula for the perfect bicycle is an unquantifiable combination of specifications, expectations, and circumstances. It varies from person to person and minute to minute. My Honda is almost perfect, unless I'm making a lumber run at Home Depot. The pickup is better… Continue reading The quest for the perfect bicycle