Posts by Category: Machine

Pearl Izumi P.R.O. Series Kits

I learned about Pearl Izumi in 1990 from a sales rep who walked into the bike shop I worked at to give us a technical presentation on their cycling apparel. To this day I don’t recall ...

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Sugoi RSE Bibs

Before I begin addressing the Sugoi RSE bibs specifically, I want to make a general statement about cycling shorts. Compared to what was available 20 years ago, today’s bib shorts are ...

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Sugoi RSE Jersey

In the mid-to-late 1990s, non-custom cycling clothing mostly sucked. I don’t think I’m insulting anyone or letting out any family secrets. Factor out Assos and you were left with a ...

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Carbon Frame Repair

My buddy Eric has moved twice in the last two years and has three kids. You math types out there probably have a differential equation to show that it wasn’t just likely that something ...

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Announcing the Recon Jet

  I’m going to begin by saying that it’s not in my habit to write posts in response to a press release. Reprinting a press release isn’t RKP’s editorial mandate; put ...

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