Monthly Archives: February 2010

More Pictures of the New Ride

Today was a thankful break in the cold weather so I went for a ride on the Neo Primato and just happened to take my camera along. My winter diet of stews and fish chowders made the first hour of … Continue reading

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An Iconoclast with a Happy Butt

I’m the proud owner of a new Brooks Swift saddle and I’ve already clamped it onto the Neo Primato.  So this bike is becoming more and more of a mongrel and I can hear the sighs and complaints already. I’ve … Continue reading

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Everything comes to he who waits

My 54cm (c-c) Derosa Neo Primato is here!!! There’s something epic about Italian steel and this is my own little bit of all that romance and artistry. Yes I know I’m buying into an image, but it’s fun. So, I … Continue reading

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“Ultralight” Setup

I’ve never completely signed up to the ultralight camping manifesto that requires the adherent to remove all the labels from clothes and sleep on bubble wrap, but I do like to save weight by using light weight gear and packing … Continue reading

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