Some More Nerdage For You…

I have a “project” bike Im working on, its going to be a Boba Fett theme.  I have never really took it out for a long ride yet so I figured I would today.  I really need to get started on painting this bike.  So far all I have done is a few decals and such.  Im going to paint it and I need to upgrade some parts.  I have it all planned out and I have a good feeling about it.  Going to do it right so its going to take a while but thats alright because my main bike is too fun to ride so this bike being on the back burner is no biggie.  Anyhow, here it is before the “project” really starts…

I dig this bike.  Its nothing special and I have yet to really dial it in (like mess with the seat angle) but thats because its going to all come apart and a lot of new parts will go back on it (plus its going to look like Boba Fett).  So for now that was it.  Its not my Spicer but it’ll do…

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Rideage… 4/21/11

I went for a long one today.  I missed riding yesterday so I figured Id double up today.  I went 22.something miles.  My odometer zeroed itself (actually I did it on accident).  Anyhow,  I took RT 2 into Brooklyn/Baltimore.  I gotta say that road kinda sucks on a fixed gear.  A lot of bumps/shitty road surfaces and a lot of uphill.  It was fun tho, I felt good about the ride.  I stopped by a buddys house that I haven’t seen in a long while only to realize I was at the wrong house…

I also stopped by a shop another buddy of mine works at only to find they are closed on Wednesday and Thursday…

I still had a good ride anyhow…

I saw this retarded ass thing.  Thought it was kinda funny…

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Rode on the B&A a little bit as usual.  Its on my way home so I figure I should ride it.  Its smooth as hell for the most part…

Hopefully the weather is nice tomorrow too,  Id like to get another nice long ride in…

Ride 2… 4/18/11

I was able to get a good ride in tonight.  13 miles exactly.  It was pretty much all city riding.  I can say 37mph at a 46/15 gear ratio caused my chicken legs to look like a cartoon when they start to run or like  the goddamn tasmanian devil.  Im sure the car behind me got a kick out of it.   I also found that I really need to work in/get used to that Regal saddle.  Actually I should just get some bike shorts, tight ones to show off the goods (and that have some padding in the ol’ BH area)!   Anyhow, till tomorrow…

From start to finish…

Those chicken legs can some how get a bike moving…

Im thinking I might try risers out and see how I like them…