Category Archives: Mission Control

Wife’s 1991 Klein Pinnacle, the worlds most eclectic component selection?

Long ago my wife, then girlfriend, had a beloved orange Peugeot mixte that she rode all through college. She moved in with me when she graduated and riding to work one day a Saab backed out into the street in front of … Continue reading

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My son’s 1992 Klein Pinnacle

I helped my friend purchase this bike from Recycled Cycles in Seattle around 1998. I think she paid $500. She used it to commute to work in Tacoma for several years, finally they bought a house and moved farther away and it sat in … Continue reading

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Kona Hei Hei Titanium

When my trusty Klein Pinnacle was stolen in 1994 I used insurance money to pay for this Hei Hei titanium. Frame was purchased at “the bike shack”, a small shack on north eastlake across the street from lake union. This store … Continue reading

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