Tag Archives: Vassago

Vassago Burning

I tried holding a  funeral prye for my long dead Vassago Bandersnatch frame.  A bike I loved so much I couldn’t just take the the scrapyard.

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Cracked Mountain Bike Frames

My riding bud Tom, has been on a few Shawnee rides now, though he’s referred to them more as hike a bikes instead of rides.  He’s a past mountain bike racer and wants to go fast, which is often nearly … Continue reading

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Gee, Why Do I Have to Work On My Bike So Much?

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Bandersnatching, TT#5, and the Doctor

It was 28 degrees with 2 inches of snow on the ground when I left for a mountian bike ride Saturday morning.  By the time we finished it was 48 with 2 inches of mud on the ground.  I was … Continue reading

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Rolling on the Bandersnatch 29er

I finished putting together the Vassago Bandersnatch Saturday night and rode it Sunday Morning.  It was a lot of fun.  You want some more details?  OK. I usually build a bike a few hours, then one took me a few weeks because … Continue reading

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Trainer Test #2 and Biker’s Backache

I did my weekly trainer test the other night despite the sore legs from my mountain bike spill on Sunday.  This week I did 4.27 miles in 10 minutes, a 25.5 average.  Last week I did 3.91 miles, a 23.4 … Continue reading

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Bandersnatch 29er, Some thoughts

Well I bought a mountain bike frame yesterday, I sold a mountain bike the day before.  I spent more on the frame then I did on the complete bike I sold.  Probably not a real good business decision…  but it … Continue reading

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