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Posts tagged Marin Hamilton 29er

smitten

Last weekend I only got a taste of trail riding but I knew I wanted more. So, I ordered up a new single speed sprocket and chain and gave it another shot this morning. I was on the trail by 7:30am. It was in the low 60s and sunny and I was the only person [...]

single speed lesson

Since finishing school I haven’t been commuting daily on my Marin Hamilton 29er single speed bike. I finally decided that the time was right to slap on my knobbies and hit the trail! Unfortunately, the stock gearing on the Hamilton is set up for the street so it was a bit more complicated than swapping [...]

quick update

I have been inundated with schoolwork lately but I have only a little more than 2 weeks of college left before I am DONE! Things are going well with my classes this summer. I made an A in my Concepts of Science class and a B in Intro to Ethics. I was more thankful for [...]

Marin Hamilton long term update

It has been six months since I started commuting on my Marin Hamilton 29er city bike and a while since my last update. I see a lot of search engine traffic from people looking for info on the Hamilton so I figured an update might be appreciated. I have been riding the bike on average [...]

Klein flatbar conversion update

Now that I have a little down time I’m getting caught up on a number of projects. First off, I spent some time yesterday wrenching on my Marin Hamilton 29er commuter bike. The rear hub was a little loose and a quick adjustment turned into a full-on front and rear hub overhaul. Seems Marin’s idea [...]