Archive For The “Modifications and Hacks” Category

Long John Silver

By | April 10, 2010

I was waiting for the saga of the electric bike to come to an end before introducing my new ride, but it’s dragging on and on and on. So here he is (yes… HE), Long John Silver. This is what it looked like when we picked it up – only two child seats. The bike […]

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Trailer Modifications

By | March 19, 2010

This weather! Gorgeous! I wanted to go down to Humber Bay Park yesterday, but I chickened out. Google tells me it’s only 3.1kms, easy peasy right? The bit that makes me nervous is making a left turn from Royal York onto the Queensway. And then riding on the Queensway…. eek. Maybe Monday. Need more courage. […]

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Repairs and Modifications

By | March 10, 2010

Yesterday the four of us made the trek downtown on the TTC to gather the parts necessary for repairs. First stop: Urbane. They were not able to help with the hitch, but I did pick up a double kickstand ($21) and a quick release front mounted wire basket ($25). I also took a few minutes […]

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