Sunday, December 11, 2011

Sunday Rounded Up

I managed to achieve nearly 55 miles commuting this week. Nearly...

Next, probably not so much. There will be a bit of driving here and there, because it's gonna rain, you know!  And parties, and stuff.

I had to repair a flat on rear Thursday night, I think it was.  No idea where it came from. It was just there!

Over on the Commute By Bike blog Ted has a review of his Feedback Sports Pro-Elite bike repair stand. It looks like a good stand. But what caught my eye was aways down he has a picture of a Park Tools repair stand, which he characterizes  as what the elitist pros use.  Yay, I'm an elitist pro!

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My Messy Garage, circa 2006, with Park repair stand in center!
I have noticed that over the years my bike maintenance routines have severely diminished. When the Schwinn was new I spent a LOT of time cleaning and lubing every little thing.  Now, it's oil the chain and fix the flats.  And maybe a brake pad now and then.

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