Monthly Archives: July 2011


John has made a few revisions to Sheldon’s page on flat tires. More to come…

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Forum is up

You can now go to for discussions on any of the major topic areas on this site, or to offer comments and suggestions.

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New search function

Google shut down the search function that our site had been doing for years, to prevent spammers from using it. We have replaced it with a different function, which works. This is not yet in place on all pages — … Continue reading

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Page updates

John has updated chains.html, with some added thoughts about chain cleaning, and more pictures; also leather.html, with a couple of comments from readers about leather treatments; k7.html and k8.shtml to reflect changes in product availability.

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LIGERTAIL has built a widget that turns all visitors into advertisers, allowing them to submit their content for free or pay for placement. The website’s community curates the widget and filters out irrelevant content, leaving the stuff that’s of high … Continue reading

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Bike swap in Brookline August 20

There will be a big bike swap and flea market at the Larz Andersen estate in Brookline, Massachusetts on Saturday, August 20, 2011. Details are here. will be there, again selling off items from Sheldon’s collection.

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