I wanted a little summer project that wouldn’t take me all that long, or cost all that much money. I decided I’d track down an older Silca Pista pump and bring some new life back to it. I tracked one … Read the rest “Rebuilding a Vintage Silca Pista Pump”
I hinted at this awhile back, but ever since last year, I’ve been sloooooowly working on building a Guerrilla Gravity Pedälhead.
The Salsa Bucksaw I’ve been riding is a great, fun bike…but leaves a bit to be desired in Pisgah … Read the rest “Guerrilla Gravity Pedälhead”
2018 was a rough year for my riding. Winter weather kept me off the bike last year. Less so because it was “bad” weather, and more because I simply didn’t have the right clothes for the conditions. By the time … Read the rest “What’s Coming in 2019”
I can’t believe I made it almost 3yrs before experiencing significant tire damage to the fatbike tires that I run tubeless on my Bucksaw. Of course, they’re not “designed” as tubeless tires, but they work just fine.
Today seemed like a great day to hide in my basement and work on bikes. In doing a drivetrain swap a couple months ago, I discovered that my hub bearings were gritty. I’m probably a little gun shy over reports … Read the rest “Hope Pro II EVO Fatsno Hub Bearing Replacement”
As part of my recovery from acute myeloid leukemia, I set some fitness goals for myself. Early goals were more running and general fitness related. I ran a 5k. I ran a few more 5k’s. I eventually ran a half … Read the rest “I Did It”
My last post about this bike was before I had even finished my own build. I’ve been too busy riding it! Here’s a build summary, followed by my impressions.
Here’s my build list:
Salsa Bucksaw frame (med) blue
RockShox Bluto … Read the rest “400 Miles: Long Term Salsa Bucksaw Report”
I got my hands on a GPS accessory recently that I’m quite impressed with. Rec-Mounts is a Japanese company that makes TONS of mounting accessories for lots of applications. They sell some of their products on Amazon, thankfully, because it … Read the rest “Rec-Mounts Stem Spacer Computer Mount”