My New Bike Friday
|Blue tarp at bottom of suitcase|
|Seatpost/seat/seat bag - upper right corner|
|Water bottle - lower right corner|
|Shorts/jersey/gloves/socks in ziplock bag under rear wheel|
|Spare tubes under rear wheel|
|Stem in dark blue bag under wheel at top of photo|
|Tool kit in light blue bag between fork blades|
|Pedals in light blue bag under crank and rear wheel (hard to see)|
(4) Now the handlebars and shoes go in. Notice the white peg that protects the rear derailer.
(5) Here's a closeup of the suitcase in the previous photo.
(6) Helmet, front wheel, and crush protector go next.
(7) A note, with packing instructions and cell phone number, in the event the suitcase is opened for inspection.
(8) All packed and ready to go! Straps added for good measure.