Archive for October, 2009

For want of a lockring…

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

The Portland’s new wheels are all built. But we need a lockring for the front brake rotor. So I can’t pick them up until after work on Monday. Drat! Meanwhile, here are all the drooly particulars. Front dynamo hub Shimano Alfine Dynamo Hub in black. I chose the Shimano Alfine dynamo hub for the front. […]


Sunday, October 25th, 2009

Nearly a month has passed since our last visit. However, not much news to pass on. I got my first cold of the season out of the way. Unfortunately, it was in progress on Columbus Day, which meant I missed out annual Leaf-Peepers Century ride to Letchworth. Last year I was just getting over a […]