In response to my rednecks on bikes post last August, Russ in Cleveland sent me this photo of his dad’s bike with his old .22 rifle. Russ writes of his dad and his dad’s bike: It’s a pretty simple rack using two wood mounts and some elastic to hold it in place. He is not … Continue reading Gun racks for bicycles
Lady Fleur reviews an old and interesting bike rack that she calls the Jaws of Death Torture Rack. It’s a design that dates from the 70s, and creator of this rack apparently invited thieves to test their design with a contest. The design is such that a simple padlock is protected from cutting and grinding … Continue reading Unusual bike racks
This photo has made the rounds on various gun rights websites. I just like that they’re riding bicycles. Note fenders, lights and racks on what otherwise appear to be 90s era ‘ladies’ style bikes. H/T to Paula.
Will the US DOT recent policy change giving equal weight for multiple transportation modes result in ‘economic catastrophe’? US Transportation Secretary Ray Lahood’s March 15 policy announcement favoring bicycle transportation received a lot of favorable press from bike wonks like you and I. The National Association of Manufacturers fears the impact this policy could have … Continue reading Bikes = Economic Catastrophe