September bikes

The Labor Day Holiday is coming up on us, but more importantly, this week marks 20 years of wedded bliss with my bride. Cyclelicious postings will be abbreviated and / or missing. Have a great one!

Here’s a cute “analog” style bicycle speedometer with dial indicator.

"Analog" style bicycle speedometer with dial indicator

Like most modern cyclocomputers, this speedometer picks up speed from a magnetic sensor mounted on the fork. Instead of a digital display, however, you have a circular dial. As near as I can tell, this is just a concept. More at Redfish, via WIRED.


The Urban Arrow electric assist bakfiets seems pretty cool.

I should read this: Electric Bike Magazine, issue 1.

Bicycling in Albania.

PM Summer actually posts a funny. It’s a helmet quiz copied from a British cycling magazine.

How’d you like to ride through this? This little boy rides his bicycle through burning pesticide smoke.

A boy rides a bicycle amid the smoke fumigated by municipal health workers in a residential colony at Noida in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh August 31, 2010. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma (INDIA - Tags: HEALTH SOCIETY)

Cool story: Florence Finds Her Pedersen.

BI’s advice on getting away with murder.

Frank Schleck & Martine Schmid wedding photo!

Cyclist Franck Schleck celebrates his wedding to Martine Schmid with family and friends in Luxembourg on August 21, 2010. Photo by Marc Wilwert/Cameleon/ABACAPRESS.COM Photo via Newscom

Interbike 2011 to move location and date?

Earl Blumenaeur at Interbike!

Julie and her Schwinn.

Hinault, Fignon and Indurain last July.

Former cyclists Bernard Hinault of France (L-R), Laurent Fignon of France and Miguel Indurain of Spain pose together in a restaurant at the Tourmalet Pass during the Tour de France cycling race, July 21, 2010. Fignon has died, aged 50, August 31, 2010 according to French media. Picture taken July 21, 2010. REUTERS/Laurent Dard (FRANCE - Tags: SPORT CYCLING OBITUARY)

7 Comments

  • Stuart Nottingham
    September 1, 2010 - 9:41 am | Permalink

    Congratulations to you and the Mrs., Richard!

  • Mildstallion
    September 1, 2010 - 10:02 am | Permalink

    Mazel Tov!

  • zeropergallon
    September 1, 2010 - 4:27 pm | Permalink

    Damn. That analog speedometer is purty.

  • zeropergallon
    September 1, 2010 - 4:27 pm | Permalink

    Damn. That analog speedometer is purty.

  • September 1, 2010 - 8:01 pm | Permalink

    Hey, happy anniversary! Twenty years is a long time — any plans to re-up for another couple decades?

  • September 2, 2010 - 12:16 pm | Permalink

    Thanks Ted. Yep, we're sticking together.

  • September 2, 2010 - 12:16 pm | Permalink

    Thanks Ted. Yep, we're sticking together.

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