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07-05-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 206
Posted By hrdknox1

The same, 2 oz.

The same, 2 oz.
07-03-20, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By hrdknox1

Add my post, "Lengthening a Steerer...

Add my post, "Lengthening a Steerer Tube"
07-03-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 429
Posted By hrdknox1

Could be leaking from the valve core if you...

Could be leaking from the valve core if you didn't submerge that.
06-21-20, 09:41 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,430
Posted By hrdknox1

Yeah, there was a lot of opinions on whether my...

Yeah, there was a lot of opinions on whether my method would work. I wanted to be responsible in reporting the outcome so others can avoid what happened to me, or worse.
I have taken your...
06-20-20, 12:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,430
Posted By hrdknox1

The wood dowel snapped and I crashed descending...

The wood dowel snapped and I crashed descending at a high speed. Fortunately this catastrophy resulted in only road rash and soreness for me, but it could have been much worse. Obviously the stress...
06-06-20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,939
Posted By hrdknox1

It's thinking like this that is the root of the...

It's thinking like this that is the root of the problem. Fortunately the greater majority of people are good and don't think this way. I applaud Fuji for taking a stance against police brutality.
06-06-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,686
Posted By hrdknox1

A bell is better because some people interpret...

A bell is better because some people interpret "on your left" to mean move left.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,470
Posted By hrdknox1

I wave to cyclists, runners, and walkers because...

I wave to cyclists, runners, and walkers because I am having a great time. Most of the people I see routinely wave back at me, but there are a few who don't so I've stopped waving to them.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,732
Posted By hrdknox1

I think cadence is a result of trial and error to...

I think cadence is a result of trial and error to what suits you best. I do better in a lower cadence.
04-15-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By hrdknox1

[QUOTE=Oso Polar;21419923]Short answer: given...

[QUOTE=Oso Polar;21419923]Short answer: given everything else equal the ones that are too big will be much worse.

Now, long answer. To minimize chafing shorts should move as much as possible...
04-14-20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,698
Posted By hrdknox1

Well it looks like we've gotten off track from...

Well it looks like we've gotten off track from the OP thread.
04-06-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 741
Posted By hrdknox1

Fizik Arione. Haven't used anything other in 10+...

Fizik Arione. Haven't used anything other in 10+ years. The length allows me more fore and aft positions to adjust to the gradient of the road. It has good padding and it is made well with...
04-02-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 536
Posted By hrdknox1

It sounds like you know what you are doing as...

It sounds like you know what you are doing as this is not the first bike that you have built. Your pictures and explanation lead me to agree with you that the braze-on clamp is misaligned. In that...
03-30-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By hrdknox1

Caloso is correct. Assuming the your shifters...

Caloso is correct. Assuming the your shifters are 9 speed, you need to use a 9 speed chain with a 9 speed cassette. The width of the chain narrows from 9 to 10 to 11 speed as does the spacing...
03-28-20, 11:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 912
Posted By hrdknox1

Yes, I would definitely clear coat. it will...

Yes, I would definitely clear coat. it will protect the paint and decals. You did a great job on the paint and decals, and your skill will follow in the clear coating.
03-26-20, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By hrdknox1

I don't profess to be an expert in wheel...

I don't profess to be an expert in wheel building, but I have built several wheelsets that have stood the test of time. What I can tell you is that the spoke tension on the drive side can't be off by...
03-26-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,698
Posted By hrdknox1

Yelling from the passenger seat

I am very cautious when riding, and predominantly obey traffic rules. The other day on my way back from a 50 miler I was at cruising speed and didn't stop at a stop sign. It was at a 4 way stop...
03-25-20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,462
Posted By hrdknox1

I don't think the cage is bent. It looks like...

I don't think the cage is bent. It looks like your derailleur is threaded crooked into the hanger. There appears to be a larger gap at the bottom where it screws into the hanger than at the top. It...
03-11-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 570
Posted By hrdknox1

Tip for Jersey Zipper

I’ve had the zipper slider break on almost every Jersey that I’ve owned despite following the manufacturers recommended washing instructions. To save from repeatedly repairing the zipper, since my...
03-06-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,947
Posted By hrdknox1

Yeah I thought about doing that. Other than the...

Yeah I thought about doing that. Other than the straps, the rack was sound. I am paranoid after this....I can't trust that my bike will be ok, regardless of how much I inspect the rack. I loved...
06-02-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By hrdknox1

I have shortened it, and shifting is still good....

I have shortened it, and shifting is still good. I had it extra long just to test if length was the issue.
05-28-19, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By hrdknox1

Problem solved. I lengthened the cable loop at...

Problem solved. I lengthened the cable loop at the derailleur. It is quite big, but shifting is now ideal....
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