The fine line, fine wine, and the beauty of a Columbus bike

So, it's been said that "there is a fine line between hobby and mental illness" and Beth today extended that to say that there is a fine line between collecting and hoarding. Which is why those of us who collect, often find ourselves in a position of having to explain our hobby or justify to … Continue reading The fine line, fine wine, and the beauty of a Columbus bike

Stepping Up

So last night my partner Beth caught me perusing Craigslist based on my current obsession with Chevy Trucks. I was going back and forth between looking at newer 2500HD's that would be suited to towing my race trailer, and older 60's and 70's C10's and C20's which I just think are super cool. Her comment … Continue reading Stepping Up

Sport Utility Bike Build Begins

  So after sitting on the sidelines for the last few years as my enthusiasm for road biking has been growing I have pulled out my beloved 95 Trek 950, my first real performance mountain bike, to convert it into an Xtracycle. I just don't do much trail riding any more, and what I do … Continue reading Sport Utility Bike Build Begins