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location Berkeley, CA
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Hacker and Cyclist, been writing perl code for since the mid 90s, cycling as an adult for 10 years or so. Sold my car on 2/10, full time cyclist now!


Oct
19
comment What are the reasons for and against wearing a bicycle helmet?
Note that if you're helmet sloshes around a bit, it's not fitted right.
Oct
19
answered What is the proper way to store tires to prevent cracking?
Oct
15
awarded  Critic
Oct
15
answered Finding good pants for winter biking
Oct
15
comment Is complaining to companies about bad driving like howling at the moon?
+1 for pointing out that we cyclists also need to be better in our attitude and behaviour if we expect other drives to respect us.
Oct
15
comment Which public transport networks allow you to transport a bike?
Should be a community wiki question then? There isn't a right answer, I believe?
Oct
15
awarded  Editor
Oct
15
revised Which public transport networks allow you to transport a bike?
Adding AC Transit
Oct
14
revised How close do I have to be for effective drafting (while commuting)?
edited tags
Oct
14
answered What factors affect the price of a chain?
Oct
14
answered In shared bicycle/pedestrian facilities next to a road, do I obey the pedestrian or the vehicle traffic control devices?
Oct
14
answered If I'm riding on the road, and there is a red light but a walk signal in my direction, should I go?
Oct
12
answered Bent front sprocket
Oct
11
answered Suggestions for outdoor commercial (security/parking) stands
Oct
11
answered How can I clean sand off my bike chain?
Oct
11
revised How often should I clean my bike?
edited tags
Oct
9
comment Are reflectors mandatory by the UK highway code?
Wouldn't the rear light double as a reflector, even if it's not turned on? Especially as far as the law is concerned?
Oct
9
awarded  Organizer
Oct
9
revised How do I know when to replace my bottom bracket?
edited tags
Oct
8
answered Why would one put tennis balls in the spokes?