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location Pittsburgh, PA
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I've been commuting by bike since 2009. I enjoy road cycling and occasional mountain biking.


Aug
31
comment What's the difference between a Gran Fondo and an Étape?
This is a good answer. Just to clarify, in the U.S. a "century" is 100 miles, and a "metric century" is 100 kilometers.
Aug
30
revised What should I do to get an older bike into good condition
Tweak the title (since I misread it to mean "an older bike that is in good condition")
Aug
30
accepted How can you recognize a department store bike?
Aug
30
comment What should I look for when buying a used bicycle?
See also this question about getting a used bike into good condition: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/2580/…
Aug
30
suggested approved edit on What should I do to get an older bike into good condition
Aug
30
revised Can I replace the 32 mm tires on a Trek 7.3 with 35 mm tires?
Make the title more specific and edit the question for clarity
Aug
30
revised What should I look for when buying a used bicycle?
Improve the flow and clarify which parts are information and which parts are questions
Aug
30
suggested approved edit on Can I replace the 32 mm tires on a Trek 7.3 with 35 mm tires?
Aug
30
comment How do I descend faster on the straightaway?
Related question: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/2322/…
Aug
30
revised How much do you need to concentrate when using rollers?
edited tags
Aug
30
revised What is a good way to learn how to ride a bike on rollers?
edited tags
Aug
30
comment How to change a Gary Fisher Kaitai Dual Sport to be faster on the road?
Related: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/8577/… and bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/6559/… and bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/1505/…
Aug
29
revised Why are bicycles considered vehicles and not “walking aid”?
edited tags
Aug
29
comment Is there a reason for brakes to be reversed in bikes with Hydraulic Brakes?
See also: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/4912/…
Aug
29
suggested approved edit on What should I look for when buying a used bicycle?
Aug
29
comment How can you recognize a department store bike?
@WTHarper, but aren't there brands like Diamondback that have both department store and non-department store models?
Aug
28
revised How can you recognize a department store bike?
Add a tag
Aug
28
revised What should I look for when buying a used bicycle?
Mention department store bikes
Aug
28
asked How can you recognize a department store bike?
Aug
28
answered What should I look for when buying a used bicycle?