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@kevnschpr @StefRandolph Even using the rain cape without the binder clips my legs stay essentially completely dry… https://t.co/Xx4fCibn2D @kevnschpr @StefRandolph Having ridden Packster 80 with this type of canopy vs GSD through a lot of rain, it can de… https://t.co/03hb4V0Ifp @CarHelmets Last weekend we took the kids by bike to an open house at the local fire station. While unloading the b… https://t.co/4PKCj4bOdB @eparillon @adaman797 2 still unaccounted for. 1 person previously missing turned up at a local hospital. @eparillon @adaman797 My sister lives essentially next door to this. They're assembling a crane this morning.
10/13
2019
@LeftistMehdi @katalinscherer The Load 75 starts at 8.5k and can easily get over 10k. But that's a high end full su… https://t.co/fVRRezinZaJust had my most terrifying bike ride ever courtesy of @limebike. Felt like the entire back end of my bike was goin… https://t.co/MoLVeZHdkI
10/12
2019
@jzimbabwe We got the silhouette of Rainier from the Vashon water taxi this morning. Lately it's easier to see Bake… https://t.co/rPYJZrcIvK @jgipper @kevnschpr @bikeshopgirlcom @UrbanArrowcom Yeah I never actually got around to doing it (I always ended up… https://t.co/RcVGgthR8Q @murrayc Haha. I don't think it'll be *that* bad. Reviews were pretty good and there are two layers of waterproofin… https://t.co/nb8cRFlG52 @SN_Tobin @Imutahr Financing is increasingly easy to come by. And some of the bikes we are talking about (RadWagon… https://t.co/p3jSkiLzil @timha1982 Burley and Chariot (Thule) are pricy but generally gave better features and are higher quality. If you s… https://t.co/FPzT3NRqII
10/10
2019
@CMTMosqueda Congratulations! @freshRoots @raludwick Have you looked at Pedego? They've got a 3 speed electric tricycle with fenders, lights fron… https://t.co/zA6PUxQCE7 @freshRoots @raludwick Sadly I think trikes just aren't that well developed a niche, at least in the US. @raludwick @freshRoots Haha 😂 @freshRoots I'm not much help for trikes unfortunately. I think @raludwick might be able to help though. I believe… https://t.co/GcNn4LmaDL @jbrug https://t.co/elMBXlWyu4 @freshRoots There are also options like Affirm financing through some vendors (like Radpower). And we're talking ab… https://t.co/Yq89xykTen @freshRoots If you poke around in the comments you'll see a lot of discussion about financing cargo bikes. We've fi… https://t.co/Hf4DJJz0zy @TopHat8855 @Andres4NY @HarryJohnsonNC @justkreth @zain_hoda @kryptonitelock It took a bit of back and forth when w… https://t.co/Qcp2IHIJto @HarryJohnsonNC @TopHat8855 @Andres4NY @justkreth @zain_hoda @kryptonitelock @Velosurance Ours are insured through… https://t.co/OWg71RA0q5 @TPS_BikeHart I'm glad you were there as a witness @MikeyFriesen @jibreelriley @RadPowerBikes Yes. The RadWagon has some issues and won't work for everyone but I appr… https://t.co/QDYwcuJBt7 @Andres4NY @HarryJohnsonNC @justkreth @zain_hoda @kryptonitelock State Farm will also insure ebikes @suldrew @rf_mehlinger This is really not remotely true @ClaytonNall I'm not arguing that there aren't *other* barriers (lack of infrastructure is a huge one). Just saying… https://t.co/0jWGrstw0q @zain_hoda @HarryJohnsonNC @justkreth @kryptonitelock 2 year bike loan through a credit union @HarryJohnsonNC @justkreth @zain_hoda @kryptonitelock My Packster 80 is heavier than most bike racks I attach it to… https://t.co/cf04Ny7TIV @timha1982 The biggest barrier for my kids for using the rear seats has been comfort in cold and wet weather. I fin… https://t.co/F8BrwwduBc @timha1982 Head control/neck strength varies though, so it's worth taking that into consideration. Not every kid wi… https://t.co/TIXmJ8wc6s @timha1982 For a Yepp mini a lot of kids will be ready by 9 months (assuming you can find a helmet small enough if… https://t.co/033Ps4iLs4 @jibreelriley It's improving, especially in certain areas, but yes, still a long way to go.New post on our latest addition and how we're managing 3 kids by bike https://t.co/2djxQBe2Iq https://t.co/LdOxthNoQf @GlenBikes @humofthecity Me the other day, riding my bike: gah, my head feels so comfortable today. 5 seconds late… https://t.co/jT0lKfVBJ4 @zain_hoda There are absolutely a lot of other barriers, and we absolutely need to address them. But this tweet is… https://t.co/OYC9EzsEAII bought new boots for bike commuting and really want to know how waterproof they are in real world conditions. So… https://t.co/Me3b5KqHIK @GoddardTara (I completed my PhD in 2016, at a different institution, with a 3.5year old and a 1 year old.)
10/9
2019
@GoddardTara In 2010 when she found out I was engaged my PhD advisor told me "That's nice. By the way, the appropri… https://t.co/XFS1RoMm5r @CCsaywhat Not as low but the term is shorter so the total spent on interest won't be appreciably different. Bike l… https://t.co/PWmJInbGIR @NoSpandexReq Not to mention the further you get the bikes and sidewalks away from the cars, the more it drops for those modes. @NoSpandexReq Yes. And while some used cars are cheaper than a typical electric cargo bike 1) less than 20% of use… https://t.co/tKFC2EMY5XThe cost of cargo bikes absolutely does represent a barrier to entry for a LOT of people. And I want to do things t… https://t.co/tnnPXy5c2DDo not tell me that cargo bikes are too expensive to be a reasonable means of getting around for the same families… https://t.co/zBC7ZxX35o
10/8
2019
We're over spending billions on transportation for diminishing, marginal returns. We believe our three goals will… https://t.co/ve5DAKWymj
Retweeted by Gen MAt the park next to Yesler community center this afternoon. Googly eyes on the trashcan. First thought: @NoSpandexReq was this your doing?For those unfamiliar with this spot, a protected bike lane ends, dropping you into traffic at start of a steep down… https://t.co/JHpDLBrLAGQ&A after the 4:15 @MOTHERLOADmovie screening in Seattle. My tiniest human got to join me on stage with @DaveyOil a… https://t.co/UuPhOKlWzpOur ride home from @MOTHERLOADmovie screening in Seattle was gorgeous. But just before this moment we all had to st… https://t.co/dTrKGOKlRG
10/7
2019
Baby: so hungry, must nurse! Me: are you sure? You just ate. Baby: now! Me: *sigh* Fine. Put baby on breast Ba… https://t.co/RV6AL1YzuS
10/6
2019
GM: "other studies have shown AEB is effective in reducing rear-end crash rates by 44 percent. “Active Safety techn… https://t.co/91YV3xYRs6
10/5
2019
@thismombikes We're at 6500 miles each on 2 of our ebikes and 4700 each on 2 others... Hopefully enough to offset… https://t.co/nizya5em9uMy boss says I "made" him get an electric cargo bike to carry his kids around. He doesn't seem too upset though.… https://t.co/x7FfL6XSfh @KSeattleWeather Resigned?Replaced the battery in our bathroom scale and now it refuses to measure in anything but stone. 🤷‍♀️Really hate when motorcyclists think it's ok to pass me in the same lane while they are going 3 or 4 times my speed… https://t.co/x4CcpisS3Z @StefRandolph It is! DM me and I can pass it along. @theta444 @Intersection911 @msfour I have a similar rain gear strategy. Right now I'm waiting for it to rain hard e… https://t.co/00dwi36cnu
10/4
2019
So that pretty much made my morning. I don't think he expected me to actually stop and I didn't know if he'd actua… https://t.co/NanjG98ViRPicked up a hitchhiker on my #ternGSD for the last 2/3 mile of my ride to the ferry this am. I always see a few fol… https://t.co/tzSZJCNPiM
10/3
2019
@bikeshopgirlcom Yeah, android straight from Twitter. It just isn't loading for me. I get a blank space instead of… https://t.co/5WDW9eNBFu @bikeshopgirlcom Hmmm, the form isn't showing up on my phoneAny #SEAbikes folks looking for a ticket to the 12:30 showing of Motherload? I have an extra. Free to a good home!
10/2
2019
@humofthecity @driversofnyc And no, I didn't strictly need a truck (certainly not just for going to Sam's once a mo… https://t.co/YKqE5XAQrh @humofthecity @driversofnyc As a teen once a month I'd go to Sam's Club with my mom and we would fill the bed of my… https://t.co/7YG72QvLSf
9/29
2019
@McJesse https://t.co/0rvMzqiv4v
9/28
2019
Breaking news! 10 spots of free childcare for the 4:15pm screening! See ticketing website: https://t.co/QfY3t4Ava4https://t.co/2VFheMIRYX
Retweeted by Gen MKudos to the courageous @UW @uwhousestaff @uw_housestaff for their walkout highlighting the need for higher wages… https://t.co/VGbAMctWVm
Retweeted by Gen M @davidpulsipher Needs multi person bikes https://t.co/ozNMlBQUSH @GoddardTara There's a big difference in the feedback at events in areas that have decent infrastructure vs those t… https://t.co/zrupuGMaJE @GoddardTara Sometimes it's hard though because it feels like a lot of work with an uncertain outcome. @GoddardTara This is something we try to do in Seattle with cargo/family bikes through FamilyBike Seattle. Sometime… https://t.co/9RMIgMUnDBI bought a Prius earlier this year, after 8 years of not owning a car by choice. My lifestyle has shifted in variou… https://t.co/ULuZvEPt79
Retweeted by Gen M @kevnschpr Haha. This is me. People looking at my GSD: that's quite a bike Me: this is my small one @barndawgie Not today. Coconut cream, key lime, sour cherry, and cookies and cream. @bikeshopgirlcom School/daycare dropoffThey looked pretty good on arrival at home https://t.co/rbZSoDWbo5The pie box didn't hold up well to being strapped to the bike so I put it inside another box for the work -> home l… https://t.co/dAnq2fWKWlPie transport by bike. I didn't get a before picture but this is after the first 7.5 miles (pie shop -> work) https://t.co/igw9myq2bv
9/27
2019
@humofthecity @eparillon @saysjessbess My 3 year old came with me until I was 7 months, then our childcare situatio… https://t.co/s6cLKGPrfZ @humofthecity @eparillon @saysjessbess Yep, I rode >4000 miles while pregnant with my third, mostly on a Tern GSD.… https://t.co/GVs3OZtkKk
9/26
2019
@FBorgal The most recent pair didn't hold up well though, so I'm looking for a different brand this time. I like t… https://t.co/yGo5FRxqc2 @FBorgal I have been wearing Merrell waterproof boots, mostly Captiva style) for the last 8 years. First in Idaho t… https://t.co/n5j4nOECw5 @ACShilton @RevoDoom @bikeshopgirlcom Taking a few seconds to ask me about the bike easily told him I was fairly kn… https://t.co/AJWNovD1KQ @ACShilton @RevoDoom @bikeshopgirlcom Yes! Last year I got a flat on my commute. Didn't have my pump with me. Walk… https://t.co/xo7TgRvH07
9/25
2019
And 3) this @Boars_Head truck parked in the bike lane in front of the SCL truck. IN ONE BLOCK The bike lane is us… https://t.co/0XxrQc2tTF2) immediately in front of the UPS truck but actually in the bike lane what I'm fairly certain was a SCL truck that… https://t.co/lShxcgk07RI took the new bike lane on Pike for the first time today. On the second block i encountered 1) a UPS truck parked… https://t.co/yp30Tm3qHx
9/24
2019
I'm exhausted too, kid. But we did it: SECOND SHOWING!!! #MOTHERLOAD @MOTHERLOADmovie . For reals, get your tickets… https://t.co/mXgLhnUjqr
Retweeted by Gen M @mariana_vock https://t.co/SWUC6kfUyP @typewriteralley I noticed about a week ago that I only see people on Jump bikes now...
9/23
2019
@The_Michael_Lee Not that there isn't a market for ebikes with a more "hidden" design, just that I don't think that's the big barrier. @The_Michael_Lee I dunno, I'm not convinced esthetics are a big barrier for most. Ebikes have already easily reache… https://t.co/vwMtCVrsgv @The_Michael_Lee If you are purchasing an ebike knowing that you want to bike with your kid I would at least test r… https://t.co/N1er1RQQnj @The_Michael_Lee The main reason I harp on that aspect is that most people find themselves using their ebike way mo… https://t.co/2gcQ0BSu3V @The_Michael_Lee The end result is that an electric cargo bike is something you can use as a vehicle replacement wi… https://t.co/50kC4wg4pG @The_Michael_Lee Beyond handling with a kid on board and cargo capacity the other way a cargo bike excels (at least… https://t.co/gEMrrNVePq @The_Michael_Lee I think that ends up being more limiting than most people expect. It makes it hard to do even some… https://t.co/bgPQ7tTeJp @The_Michael_Lee With a kid seat on the back you can't carry panniers (unless you cut the legs off the kid seat), w… https://t.co/TFRPYENXIg @The_Michael_Lee If you're a confident cyclist, comfortable with the bike you're using, and you outweigh the bike +… https://t.co/67ZOkF9BMD
9/22
2019

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