I have some touing maps for europe from a trip last year which i no longer need. If anyone is intereted in them they're yours for the cost of postage, or free if you come and pick them up (or can…Continue
"How clean do the reflective tyres need to be to work effectively? My new commuter came with gumwall style tyres as stock but after a few wet days the sidewalls are close to black from road grime. I need to replace the rear soon, would consider a…"
"I had though of the braking thing as well John, but here in the US bikes are fitted with the front brake on the left as standard, yet they still use their left arm to indicate right as a motorist without indicators would have to. I'm not sure…"
"I alos signal right with my right arm, left with my left. I've always assumed that the idea behind using the left had to signal right as you describe is to keep the dominant hand (for the majority of people) on the bars, and therefore in better…"
"Hi Jeff, i do still have the maps of france but unfortunately i packed them into storage on the weekend since i didn't seem to be getting any replies here.
I took my own bike, flying with BA was simlpest as they have (well, had at the time in…"
do you still have the maps of France available?
I am planning a trip there next year.
Did you take your own bikes with you?
We are looking at that option or maybe hiring bikes in France
I have some touing maps for europe from a trip last year which i no longer need. If anyone is intereted in them they're yours for the cost of postage, or free if you come and pick them up (or can meet me somehwere convenient). The full list of maps is below:France: IGN 1:100,000 topo20 - Paris Orleans26 - Orleans Tours55 - Bordeaux Mont-De-Marsan62 - Bayonne Mont-de-Marsan62 - Pau BayonneSpain: Michelin Zoom ~1:100,000115 Cote dÁzure122 Costa BravaItaly:Cycline - Cycling Atlas of Tuscany…See More
"I've been riding them every day for the past few weeks after avoiding them entirely for ages. The short story is that i don't feel safer in them than i did when i used Albert St without the lanes but i can understand why less confident…"
"Sorry it took me a while to get back to this, i tok the photos weeks ago but forgot about it till now.
I've attached a few images hopefully will give you an idea of what i did. The first one is of the whole rack:
The second a close up of…"
"I know! they used to have a link direct from the VicRoads website, now just the Vic Law link. I actually tried to find the correct document before posting but after spending 5 mins without any luck i gave up :s"
"I built a free standing rack for two bikes from bits i bought a bunnings if you want to do it cheap. Some structural pine, a few bolts and screws and a couple of small shelf brackets, about $30 all up. I'll take some photos and post them here…"