I thought a channel on Zello might appeal to those who like to chat, I hear plenty of people chatting in cars so with the right gadgets linked to your smart phone it must be possible to do so on a bike, or from the comfort of your sofa.
Channel name is - Pedelecs ride and chat UK...
Local cyclist and bike shop owner Sam Clark made an Everesting challenge yesterday, he completed it and set a new British record. Well done Sam.
92 reps on the hill.
I see there was some banter in the pub last night. I'm not much of a drinker so glad I went to watch another win. She beat all the boys, including the wobbly one just in front in this shot. He just pipped her to a win by the narrowest margin last week, she didn't let that happen this week. :)
My friend dropped her Dahon Cadenza folding MTB off with me to do the front wheel bearing, I've cleaned them up and attempted to save the hub, hopefully it'll be okay.
Next the headstock was almost solid, the lower race was worn out, new headstock now fitted.
Next the bottom bracket had play...
I see that Autocar car are reporting that the device VW used to cheat the emissions was made by Bosch.
The newspaper is also reporting that it has seen a letter in which VW supplier Bosch warned the VW Group in 2007 that the software was illegal for road use, and highlighting that it was only...
I'd heard about these before. Perhaps a perfect solution for e-bike on cable disc brakes as standard.
That's on a nice steel framed Raleigh bike http://road.cc/content/news/129257-more-2015-disc-road-bikes-raleigh-stevens-time-alchemy-colnago-pinarello-parlee
One of our local riders did a charity ride yesterday on a local hill to climb the height of Everest, he had to climb Snake Pass 27 times to achieve it ! I guess he might be a bit stiff this morning.