Category: Assembly

Ride #6

April 28th, 2012
Before heading out to ride, I sprayed WD-40 on the underside of the left foot platform once again. Slowly the noise is continuing to disappear, although it still happens occasionally. Today I still went back and forth on the flat portion of the trail… more »

Day Off

April 27th, 2012
A cloudy, cool day (especially compared to the last couple of days which felt like summer) and a forecast for thunderstorms is making it easier to take a needed day off. Yesterday, my left knee hurt during my ride. I hurt my knee in December and am stil… more »

Ride #4

April 25th, 2012
My confidence on the StreetStrider is definitely improving. I'm probably just over 1 hour of actual riding time if all of my resting time on the trail is subtracted. I'm not as tired when I stop for a rest break, but I'm still stopping at the same inter… more »

Source of Noise Discovered?

April 25th, 2012
Today the noise started as soon as I started riding, seemed louder and more constant. I thought it was the pedal platform and then I stopped to try to shake it. When I did, I noticed that there was quite a bit of side-to-side play in the entire left arm… more »

Hitch Rack, part 3 - Success!

April 17th, 2012
Brought the hitch rack and parts to Ballard Welding. Grant did an amazing job and the hitch rack now works beautifully. I'll update this post with details and photos soon. more »