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by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Tue May 23, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Ask A Wheeler
Topic: Kit Alterations
Replies: 0
Views: 97

Kit Alterations

There used to be a seamstress on the corner of Broad and Johnson that I'd used in the past, and I knew of another on Fort St?
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Tue May 23, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Ask A Wheeler
Topic: Reupholster a Saddle?
Replies: 0
Views: 42

Reupholster a Saddle?

Any recommendations for someone in town?
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Tue May 23, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: Ask A Wheeler
Topic: Disc brakes
Replies: 2
Views: 85

Re: Disc brakes

Additionally there's two disc brake options - mechanical and hydraulic. Mechanical uses a cable, just like a rim brake. Hydraulic has finally made it to road setups. There's also hybrid setups - mechanical, but hydraulic at the caliper. If possible, I recommend hydraulic because your forearms/hands ...
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Sun May 01, 2016 5:53 am
Forum: Gear Order
Topic: SPRING 2016 kit order
Replies: 9
Views: 1360

Re: SPRING 2016 kit order

Andrew Barnes
  • Jersey, short sleeve, elastic - size L: $60
  • Bib - size XL, $80
Total: $140
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:12 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: Sunday Ride Report - Bookends!
Replies: 12
Views: 1311

Re: Sunday Ride Report - Bookends!

What, are we in Spain? In Spain in the membrane... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RijB8wnJCN0 ;) Then we had a pit stop. It was very sunny. I tried to take my gloves off. I put them back on by the time we got to Beacon. Sooke made you soft The rest of us continued at our friendly pace all the way ...
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Sat Feb 14, 2015 4:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fenders for Wet Road Days
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Re: Fenders for Wet Road Days

+1, it tends not to be an issue for regulars. I'd much rather have it on and not need it, than need but not have. Here's a mud flap/extender example: http://images.mec.ca/fluid/customers/c822/5034-215/generated/5034-215_BK000_view1_720x720.jpg $15.75 at MEC , saw some with the reflective cycling gea...
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Tue Feb 10, 2015 5:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Potential Traffic Disruptions Fri/Sat on Johnson St Bridge
Replies: 0
Views: 525

Potential Traffic Disruptions Fri/Sat on Johnson St Bridge

The largest single concrete pour in recent Victoria history will start at 6 a.m. Friday morning and take place over a 24 hour period at the new Johnson Street Bridge site. This massive concrete pour will involve approximately 1100 cubic meters of concrete arriving in 120 concrete truck loads and wi...
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Sat Jan 24, 2015 7:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: new 2015 kits? opinions?
Replies: 12
Views: 1179

Re: new 2015 kits? opinions?

An email has been sent to VO Max to see if we can add a reflective band on the arm. Will keep you posted
If it can be done, I'll get a short sleeve and bib.

...you thought this was going to be nasty, didn't you? ;)
by Agoraphobic Cyclist
Thu Jan 22, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: new 2015 kits? opinions?
Replies: 12
Views: 1179

Re: new 2015 kits? opinions?

It would be great if you could come out to any of our events (or hopefully you have in the past :) )... You gave me socks last year at Windsor, and I've shown up when there's been an email request. I would also encourage anyone to join the executive to have a little more say in how we function and ...