DXMachina (dxmachina) wrote,
DXMachina
dxmachina

Almost Poifect...

By George, I think I've got it! I swapped in the older, more broken-in saddle for a comfier ride, and the new computer keeps proper time. Huzzah! Except... Well... There's a reason the style of saddle I like is called a mattress saddle. As they get older they tend to squeak like a bed at a cheap motel. The noise is especially noticeable in amidst the silence of the woods along the path, and also because everything else on the bike is still so mechanically quiet. Maybe some neatsfoot oil. I must still have some in my softball bag.

The legs are in much better shape, too. I did twenty miles last night, and could've gone more. I was a little stiff this morning, but still felt good enough to do another fourteen tonight with my best time of the year. Apart from the humidity, the weather's been near perfect for riding.
Tags: biking
Subscribe

  • Four Weekends and a Funeral...

    ...or how I spent my summer. I spent a good portion of the summer teaching — the lab portion of my usual MCC assignment on Mondays,…

  • Howdy, Y'all! Long Time no Post!

    So... Last time I posted was back in April. The lack of posting hasn't been because I've been especially busy, or had nothing to talk about, but…

  • Pollenpocalypse 2014

    Boshe moi, the pollen vortex is frackin' killing me. March finally showed up on April 1st, and for the past few days April has been trying to shove…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments