Category Archives: Technology & Equip.
If there’s one thing that continues to baffle me it’s the cost of tires. You’d think with the cost of oil going down, tire prices would have hit a plateau and leveled off. But, not so. And, it doesn’t matter … Continue reading
As a follow-on to the spring tune-up last weekend, the Calfee received a long overdue bath on Saturday morning. One of the things I try to avoid is putting chains on a bike right out of the box with their … Continue reading
Someone asked a question about the wide, shiny, slick tape that they see where the handlebar tape ends on the tops of our handlebars; what kind of tape is that? It’s self-fusing silicone tape, which you can find in either … Continue reading
I’m not going to over-commit, but I will so so far as to say we’ve got tandem cycling fairly high on our to-do list for 2018. Admittedly, it is a balancing act since we also have a variety of other … Continue reading
I think I may be neglecting my TandemGeek blog a bit of late as keeping my journal up to date for my mother’s consumption seems to be sapping a lot of my writing juices. So, forgive me for “poaching” a … Continue reading
With a tip of the hat to Dan Towle at R&E Cycles for passing this along… https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Advanced-Composites-Recalls-Bicycle-Forks-Recall-Alert# Recall Details Description: This recall involves select Wound Up Tandem Duo Disc bicycle forks manufactured between June 2015 and December 2015. The forks … Continue reading