November 28, 2010

Trek Rumblefish - Gary Fisher Collection

He's been riding this for about a week.

29 inches. 
110 rear, 120 front suspension. 
Can ride it to the trail.

November 15, 2010

Fixing a Coil Fork that is Leaking Oil/Air

Where is it leaking?  Not the valve, but around the top.

He removed the top with the crank puller and brought it up...saying "I think I can fix this."  After explaining how the mechanism works with a rubber gasket at the top of the screwed-on cap I suggested plumbers tape for a fit that was more snug. 

Verdict = no air or oil leaking yet. 

Perhaps photos will follow after a few rides.

November 10, 2010

A new bike on the horizon...

It is one of these:

Singular Swift
Gary Fisher Superfly
Rocky Mountain Slayer
Trek Remedy
Kona - not a Kona, their website is too slow.