Intel Edison Project

I attend GlueCon this year, and in our swag bag we were given an Intel Edison chip and mini breakout board. I have been thinking about what I wanted to do with this thing. Sadly with the mini-breakout board you can’t even do the simple blinking led test. However, you could set up a web… Continue reading Intel Edison Project

Project Electrilope – Day 2

Headed over to Jim’s to install the new shifter/brake combos and cables. We had some delays to a crazy hail storm. However, we were able to accomplish our goal…get it done, drink some beers and catch up. Nothing amazing to report, we had a few hiccups but shifting was super smooth. A few test rides… Continue reading Project Electrilope – Day 2

Project Electrilope – Day 1

I ordered a new shifter/brake combo kit as the original factory one was busted. Well the shifter pods were broken. I essentially had a single speed. The item I got was the Shimano ST-EF65-7R4 (7 speed rear, 4 finger lever for the brakes). It was about $43 on Amazon. Worlds slowest shipping from the seller.… Continue reading Project Electrilope – Day 1

Project Electrilope

This is a current fascination for me. I used to LOVE riding bikes. When I was a kid I wanted to grow up and be a racer, or do some sort of endurance thing. Really even up into college I rode a lot. Then into my 20’s going out to bars was more fun and… Continue reading Project Electrilope