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Monday 1 February 2016
by Wulf
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Getting Lighter

It is staying lighter for noticeably longer. This evening I was surprised to see that it was approaching 5pm and still light enough to cycle home without lights. Of course then I went and blew it by allowing myself “just … Continue reading

Tuesday 4 August 2015
by Wulf
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Rock Hard

I ended up not cycling to work yesterday morning as pumping the front tyre had the opposite effect from what I intended and left it completely flat. On examination, it was an issue I’ve seen before, where the valve has … Continue reading

Tuesday 7 April 2015
by Wulf
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Pannier Tailor

I’ve had my bike panniers for a few years now. I normally just use the left-hand one that sits near the kerb instead of by the traffic and so they are very visibly distinct; one soiled by use and road … Continue reading

Thursday 27 November 2014
by Wulf
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Ready to Stop

Today I spotted that my rear bike brakes were no longer able to completely lock the wheel under load, which is not a safe state of affairs. When roads are wet and slippery, braking too hard is also dangerous but … Continue reading

Monday 6 October 2014
by Wulf
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Little Hills

Originally my outline plan for today had involved going to work in the morning and then going down to an event at the Radcliffe Science Library mid-afternoon followed a bit of reading in the stacks, catching up with a few … Continue reading