Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: trailangel
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 1.59 seconds.
07-19-19, 11:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 575
Posted By trailangel

$1100?......:lol:

$1100?......:lol:
07-18-19, 02:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,198
Posted By trailangel

Usually takes me a bottle of wine. I start from...

Usually takes me a bottle of wine.
I start from top.https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/p1000410_copy_e6596523079e5679507bc2b490134f482ca2be9f.jpg
07-18-19, 07:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 529
Posted By trailangel

Ha! No..... the 29rs appear to be dead. It's a...

Ha! No..... the 29rs appear to be dead. It's a fad...... "I got the new improved 27.5 wheels."
29rs still rule Cross Country.
Depends on what you want and terrain.
07-18-19, 07:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By trailangel

They will be easier the second time.

They will be easier the second time.
07-18-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

Go out and ride your ride.... don't be concerned...

Go out and ride your ride.... don't be concerned about what others are riding.
07-17-19, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 519
Posted By trailangel

Give me a Haibike with Yamaha motor please. Can...

Give me a Haibike with Yamaha motor please. Can get 3-4 of them for the price.

Is the bike a gravel bike.... or a road bike.... CX....? What is it?
Replies: 14
Views: 445
Posted By trailangel

I'm just saying .... the glue job is sloppy.......

I'm just saying .... the glue job is sloppy.... so I don't think those tires came with the bike. I've ridden those tires before and I loved them.
I loved the older Brooks Pro saddles.... they where...
Replies: 14
Views: 445
Posted By trailangel

Even if the tires were an option, I don't think...

Even if the tires were an option, I don't think they came with the bike.
Same with cycle meter.
Nice saddle!
Nice bike!
07-16-19, 09:17 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

A lot of "trail-nanny's" here.

A lot of "trail-nanny's" here.
07-16-19, 08:09 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

Your concern about access is.... you don't want...

Your concern about access is.... you don't want ebikes to access your area. That's how I read it.
BigAura has the same vib. He doesn't like em.
Class one ebikes ride just like regular bikes.
There...
07-16-19, 01:51 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

Our law is different in California.... which has...

Our law is different in California.... which has already classified Class 1 ebikes.... pedal assist only.... as a bicycle.
South Carolina says they are motor vehicles.
USFS feds........ what are...
07-16-19, 11:16 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

Thanks for that^^^^

Thanks for that^^^^
07-16-19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 417
Posted By trailangel

Some newer alloy is 7000 series and strong. But...

Some newer alloy is 7000 series and strong. But for Ohio, Florida...... many like brass
I can get away with alloy in So. CA.
2.0 spoke would have thread size of 2.3 I believe...... threads are...
07-16-19, 10:11 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 21,837
Posted By trailangel

OK, let us take it up a notch. Notice this says...

OK, let us take it up a notch.
Notice this says "Trail Management"
Ebikes are not allowed on trails.... even a lot of push bikes are not allowed on USFS trails.
Forest service roads and fire roads...
07-16-19, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By trailangel

Use the link connector that comes with the chain ...

Use the link connector that comes with the chain
"Missing Link" is a KMC brand name...... like Kleenex or Xerox
So if you wanted to know what missing link to use.... a KMC 12 sp missing link might...
07-16-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By trailangel

So.... can you post a link to where you read this...

So.... can you post a link to where you read this maintenance routine with the extremely light sewing machine oil?
Slick Honey might be too light... it's for suspension forks.
I would think regular...
07-15-19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By trailangel

Derailleur hanger out of alignment Front DR...

Derailleur hanger out of alignment
Front DR needs adjusting
Bad chainline
07-15-19, 07:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,267
Posted By trailangel

What does NFI mean? That's tuff. Seems LBS...

What does NFI mean?
That's tuff.
Seems LBS should accept some responsibility.....but then again, how badly was the hanger bent in the first place?
Why would you need a new rear DR and was it...
07-14-19, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By trailangel

42mm tires would have been faster.

42mm tires would have been faster.
07-14-19, 12:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 912
Posted By trailangel

I missed the crack or separation. Buy new fork.

I missed the crack or separation. Buy new fork.
07-14-19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 720
Posted By trailangel

Hang in there.

Hang in there.
07-14-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 912
Posted By trailangel

Take to good mechanic at good bike shop that has...

Take to good mechanic at good bike shop that has the tools.
07-14-19, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By trailangel

YAB. I took out a personal loan from my bank to...

YAB. I took out a personal loan from my bank to get 2 of those $700 derailleur wheels.
Then parked and locked my bike..... thieves stole the idler and jockey wheels...... left the bike.
07-12-19, 07:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,122
Posted By trailangel

Bike came with Black Brooks Pro........ what is...

Bike came with Black Brooks Pro........ what is wrong with black?
07-12-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 684
Posted By trailangel

What do you think?

What do you think?
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By trailangel

What about the wheels? Could be a nice frame.......

What about the wheels? Could be a nice frame.... what size is it?
Repainting might save it.
07-12-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 675
Posted By trailangel

When my QR's don't work right I always threaten...

When my QR's don't work right I always threaten to take 'em upstairs......
07-12-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 783
Posted By trailangel

SRAM Butter (light fork stanchion grease) works...

SRAM Butter (light fork stanchion grease) works good too... as does Chain-L and Phil Wood Tenacious oil.
07-12-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,557
Posted By trailangel

My mom helps me to clean up.

My mom helps me to clean up.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-19, 10:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 981
Posted By trailangel

Stuff happens. Be happy it wasn't the front on a...

Stuff happens. Be happy it wasn't the front on a 35mph downhill.
07-11-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 933
Posted By trailangel

Seems to be a trend... medium sized bikes coming...

Seems to be a trend... medium sized bikes coming with 175mm crank arms.
07-11-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,058
Posted By trailangel

I think you mean KPH not MPH.......:lol: You...

I think you mean KPH not MPH.......:lol:
You got dropped by a XC MTB........:lol:
07-11-19, 12:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By trailangel

French Mofo

French Mofo
07-11-19, 12:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By trailangel

Is that a real 9 sp chain? Says Z chain. Usually...

Is that a real 9 sp chain? Says Z chain. Usually KMC 9 sp will have something else on it.
07-10-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,382
Posted By trailangel

Show pic of $1,000 bike

Show pic of $1,000 bike
Forum: Touring
07-09-19, 03:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 991
Posted By trailangel

Use your chain lube

Use your chain lube
07-09-19, 11:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,721
Posted By trailangel

Bad idea about warming the saddle and soaking in...

Bad idea about warming the saddle and soaking in mink oil.
07-09-19, 10:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By trailangel

Depending on what glue it is... you don't need to...

Depending on what glue it is... you don't need to remove all of it.
I don't imagine there is really that much on the tire... just looks bad.
Get the big stuff off the rims..... acetone and a dull...
07-09-19, 10:04 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,432
Posted By trailangel

51mm tires.... you are now into the XC MTB realm.

51mm tires.... you are now into the XC MTB realm.
07-09-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By trailangel

Live and learn.... you can do it. Just don't...

Live and learn.... you can do it. Just don't over-do it.
If you are not racing consider Tubasti glue.
07-09-19, 09:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,382
Posted By trailangel

I googled Mr Wurly crank. (I hate these...

I googled Mr Wurly crank. (I hate these names..... made for a 6th grader) and a lot comes back saying that crankset falls apart.
Buy something new and different.
07-09-19, 09:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By trailangel

I'd like to see a pic as well. Especially of the...

I'd like to see a pic as well. Especially of the tubular steel wheels.
Anyone with 1980 Raleigh should do their own tire mounting.
07-08-19, 01:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 705
Posted By trailangel

29 or 27.5 Trek is 29r. Kona 27.5 Go test all...

29 or 27.5 Trek is 29r. Kona 27.5
Go test all the bikes before purchasing.
07-08-19, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 705
Posted By trailangel

Regarding the Kona Hei Hei..... I wouldn't refer...

Regarding the Kona Hei Hei..... I wouldn't refer to Rocshock FS 140mm "entry level"
You need to decide what your riding style and terrain is. XC, Trail, Enduro, Downhill.
That bike looks like...
07-08-19, 02:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 428
Posted By trailangel

We cannot shop for you

We cannot shop for you
07-08-19, 02:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,928
Posted By trailangel

:lol:

:lol:
07-06-19, 10:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 804
Posted By trailangel

I don't know, but looking at the pic of RD,...

I don't know, but looking at the pic of RD, shouldn't your shifting cable be secured on the other side of the fixing bolt? The top side instead of the bottom.
07-06-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,009
Posted By trailangel

Adjust them better. It's the slightest turn on a...

Adjust them better. It's the slightest turn on a wrench between rough and smooth.
07-06-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By trailangel

I don't see a tire bulge. I see a wheel badly out...

I don't see a tire bulge. I see a wheel badly out of true.
07-06-19, 08:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,009
Posted By trailangel

Why would you change the cones and bearings on a...

Why would you change the cones and bearings on a hub that is only a few months old?
Your skills may be in question.
I cannot watch what you are doing.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.