Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Stumpjumper Touring Rig

Stumpjumper - set up for touring


Bar end shifters on friction mode (to work with the 7 sp cassette and Deore derailer)
replaced the old thumb shifters I had been using


 













View with old Deore DX thumb shifters and knobby front tire - also showing hyalite panniers

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Bridgestone XO

Sweet looking Bridgestone cross bike (XO) with a single chain ring up front. Not sure of the vintage.




Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Cool Bike Fix-it Station

Spotted this on the UVa Grounds (University of Virginia). Pretty sweet!






Photos of more bikes on the streets








not so much

Holy hell this is a beauty





Continuing the emphasis on single chainring, multi-gear bikes (in part)...

Monday, May 14, 2012

Nice rack

Look at this apparatus! Parked outside Lanesplitter, so perhaps it's for delivering pizzas...






Friday, May 11, 2012

Parklets

Hardly the first blog to show SF parklets, the mini-parks/sidewalk-extensions that create habitable space outside businesses and other locations in 1 to 3 parallel parking spaces, but here's some photos that feature bikes being accommodated in those spaces:

bike parking on Valencia in a former parallel parking space

bike parking in parklet-adjacent, former parallel parking space

Valencia Street bike parking in a "bulb out"

Valencia Street bike parking in a "bulb out"

Valencia Street bike parking in a "bulb out"

Hanging bike parking outside four barrel cafe on Valencia

Bike parking on a segment of a parklet on Divisadero

A nice porteur conversion