Tag Archives: Fisher Advance

Rolling Blue Ridge on the Fisher

If I keep treating this machine like it’s my only road bicycle, I may upgrade to Compass tires from Compass Bicycles, which is not unlike running Yokohama ADVAN Neova AD07 tires on a 1950s Divco milk truck. Continue reading

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From the top: Retroshifting the Fisher on Centerville Road

UPDATE 2/3/15: In the two years since I posted this story, I’ve used the Fisher to commute back and forth to work, 16 miles round trip–not every day, mind you, but enough to know that these brake levers/shifters are my all … Continue reading

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Dropping the Fisher, Retroshift style

UPDATE 2/3/15: In the two years since I posted this story, I’ve used the Fisher to commute back and forth to work, 16 miles round trip–not every day, mind you, but enough to know that these brake levers/shifters are my all … Continue reading

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