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Tour Bus Company pays $6.75 million for death of pedestrian
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Started this discussion. Last reply by h' Zerocats Aug 30, 2013.

Hills within 2 hours of Chicago
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I need suggestions for hilly areas within a 1-2 hr drive or (preferably) train ride of Chicago.  I'm training for Dairyland Dare and short of driving 3 hrs up to Dodgeville before the August 10 race,…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Drewbacca Aug 1, 2013.

RFID-style chip for stolen bikes
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Wasn't there a company promoting a similar product for bikes recently on chainlink? This application and hardware combo may solve the problem of size (needs to be small and discrete) and battery…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Julie Aberman (Hochstadter) Aug 28, 2014.

best LBS to buy spokes for wheelbuilding
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What are your favorite local shops for buying spokes for wheel building? I'm planning on building some wheels using some vintage hubs I have laying around and will lace them to modern rims (I'm…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Far'arned Retrogrumpalunkus #63 Feb 22, 2013.


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What I ride:
Road, Cyclocross, Cruiser
The kind of riding I do:
Commuting, Around Town

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At 8:21am on November 11, 2012, mike w. said…

Not as much as i need to know... still learning.

At 2:34pm on July 27, 2011, Far'arned Retrogrumpalunkus #63 said…

I was previously producing about 1 restored bike a month but I'm taking a break right now and just helping some folks find and fix up bikes into ridable condition. 


If you have any specific questions I'd love to answer them.


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