Category Archives: My Bikes

ULTIMATE COMMUTER E-BIKE BUILD—Part #1—The Goals

ULTIMATE COMMUTER E-BIKE BUILD—Part #1—The Goals. This fun and useful E-bike build came to mind as I started moving towards an extended test on the eRAD mid-drive conversion from Lectric Cycles.   Although I considered using one of the bikes I … Continue reading

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Tern Cargo Rack—A Great Up-grade for Our Folding Bikes

Tern Cargo Rack—A Great Up-grade for Our Folding Bikes.   There was a lot of excitement in the Tern camp last Interbike. Much had to do with some new bike models, yet this cargo rack generated a lot of the … Continue reading

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The Custom Cruiser Craze

The Custom Cruiser Craze.   Since day one of bicycles the owners and riders have strived to add that personal touch to make their bikes speak their language. Things have not changed in the respect, but have blossomed in all … Continue reading

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Tern Perch—Bike Storage Made Easy

Tern Perch—Bike Storage Made Easy. Bikes, bikes, everywhere, what are you to do? Many face this and look for the answer to help. The fixes range from the most simple to the most elegant in form and function. Even with … Continue reading

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Buying a New E-bike—A Personal Experience

Buying a New E-bike—A Personal Experience.   Whether you’ve had a bike lately or not, you may have found that an electric-assist bicycle raises your interest. Once the desire hits, getting that new E-bike can be as easy or hard … Continue reading

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Thule T2 Bicycle Rack—Major Up-grade for My Bike Needs

Thule T2 Bicycle Rack—Major Up-grade for My Bike Needs. As a child I never transported my bike (as far as I can remember). If I wanted to ride at the beach, I rode there to do it. It was just … Continue reading

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LightMeUp Safety Lights—Low-Buck Fun with Benefits

LightMeUp Safety Lights—Low-Buck Fun with Benefits. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then how does that relate to a video?   Still with these photos and a couple video links at the bottom of this post, I think I’ll … Continue reading

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Nori Lights—A Safe and Fun Way to be Seen at Night

Nori Lights—A Safe and Fun Way to be Seen at Night. For those of us that like to ride our bikes at night, we are always on the look-out for new lights that work well and don’t cost too much.   … Continue reading

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Serfas Tames the Warriors—Bike Products That Work

Serfas Tames the Warriors—Bike Products That Work. We’ve been riding this pair of Richen Warrior E-bikes for about a year now.   Like so many bikes nowadays, the saddles, grips and tires were begging to be replaced with better pieces.   I … Continue reading

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Bicycle Rack?—Here’s Ours

Bicycle Rack?—Here’s Ours. Sometime last year I decided we needed a bicycle rack for my car.   For years we would lay them on their sides in the back of my older Camry station wagon, stacking one on top of the … Continue reading

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