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hm.

Finally riding a big boys bike
Feb 10, 2018
395
the wild wild west
Had to hit the beach again. Im keeping it fresh with the 83 this time.
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Over to the Sunset Beach water tower with no hesitation.
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Off and shooting for the full 30 miles.
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Stopped at the picnic tables for a nice view of dog beach
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Made it to down to Newport.
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Then back on the strand at 36th street..
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and down to the end.
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Pulling up for a short rest at West Jetty Park.
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A bike a bird and a boat.
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Nice car spotted while cruising through the Balboa hood.
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And back on the strand.. with chrome spinnin.
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Leaving Newport.
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Going through Huntington I stopped to check the tires..still fresh:cool:
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Dog beach once again.
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Had to dip through Bolsa Chica RV park. Its full again..as usual.
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Didnt stop for the five dollar beer this time.
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And back to the truck at PCH and Warner
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Ahhhh the freshness..

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Mr. Monkeyarms

Wore out three sets of tires already!
Oct 30, 2018
919
Colorado
Thanks for the compliment @tripple3! Haven't done much with the Roadmaster since I picked it up at auction in 2016. Will be getting a full overhaul this winter. ;)

I’ve followed the Mr. Money Moustache blog almost from the beginning, and my sister (who rides) lived in Boulder for years. So I was already a bit familiar with Longmont’s legendary bike culture. Looking forward to seeing pics of the monthly rides :)

You just blew my mind with the Pig Bike suggestion (had to look it up). I also noticed there seems to be enough BB clearance to install a full sized crank.

Coincidentally I ran into a man (while riding the Columbia) who told me about his son’s Sears Spyder still hanging in his garage. So I might be back in a muscle bike anyway. Miss the Royce I sold earlier this year.

24" bikes make great muscle bikes for todays adult. Especially with a longer crank! Will be watching when you get to work on your Columbia.:sunglasses:
 

tripple3

Riding Miles; Collecting Smiles
Sep 25, 2012
7,485
Beach Cities, CA 92708
@hm. a few of us rode the same beach bike path today, watertower to Wedge and back.
I left for Balboa from FV, and met @kevin x on the SA river-trail on his way there from HB.
We met @lounging & @cyclingday at the end of the peninsula unloading their bikes.
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3 of us rode to Sunset for lunch at Woody's, which was great.
Then rode back on this beautiful day.
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I split off the trail to head home, with a stop at the vet's for the kitties.
Great double-ride of OC beaches today.
 

hm.

Finally riding a big boys bike
Feb 10, 2018
395
the wild wild west
@hm. a few of us rode the same beach bike path today, watertower to Wedge and back.
I left for Balboa from FV, and met @kevin x on the SA river-trail on his way there from HB.
We met @lounging & @cyclingday at the end of the peninsula unloading their bikes.
Great double-ride of OC beaches today.
Great pics as always @tripple3. I know where Im going on my next day off :cool:
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Sven

Cruisin' on my Bluebird
Dec 24, 2017
2,507
55
Mechanicsville, MD, United States
Took ride on the Diamondback to the Amish store " Pine View Grocery" Had to bike on the main road for about 2 miles off of the TNT. Then off onto the side road .
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The store.
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Some Amish tired vehicles
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Then road back into my county
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Good Ride
 
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tripple3

Riding Miles; Collecting Smiles
Sep 25, 2012
7,485
Beach Cities, CA 92708
I left a little later because I had no real destination; on 1940 Western Flyer, HD.
I pulled into the nursery for a pic of his 1946 Chevy pick-up.
Then jumped out on the trail headed for the beach.
I chose to ride north, to Sunset first, while it was still glassy.:cool:
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Turn and ride south, to the end of Newport, Wedge.
I remembered to look for trash; but was too late.
I picked up a napkin; the area was Clean!
The Wedge is loved by many.

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I headed north again and met some young riders, Joey and Jeffrey, riding bikes, enjoying the Ride!

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I ended up back at the tower in Sunset, and took a break.

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Back to the river-trail home for a Mint IT'S-IT.
Just over 60 miles today; great ride!
 

hm.

Finally riding a big boys bike
Feb 10, 2018
395
the wild wild west
Got a call from friends in the process of moving into a newly bought house here in the neighborhood. With all the fiasco of moving several cars and everything else they locked the keys in their 67 bug. They asked if I could swing by and safley open the car. So keeping it fresh I went ahead and pulled the 70 fastback down from the hooks in the garage.
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Hitting the streets 20 inch style..
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Once I got to their corner stopped for a quick pic.
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Another stop on their street to take a cool pic and a good look at this place.
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Down hill going pretty fast and rounding the corner I see the bug in the driveway..
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With a coat hangar through the top of the vent wing frame and seal I easily hooked and opened the vent wing latch.
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And after a few beers as payment I rode back home.
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Good but a short ride.. and thats about all I can or would want to do on this little 20 inch bike.
 
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