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Forum: Europe
12-05-19, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 172
Posted By CliffordK

We do (or did) have a Saudi member. You'd think...

We do (or did) have a Saudi member. You'd think that they'd block any admission that people can move without a gas guzzler.
12-05-19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

Are the front and rear dropouts different enough...

Are the front and rear dropouts different enough to want to have a different dropout for the front vs rear?

If I was doing it, probably 1 tool for all.

The chain would be a fun way to connect...
12-05-19, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

Front wheel and rear wheel. And, probably yes,...

Front wheel and rear wheel.
And, probably yes, 2 or 3... plus a few spares for the ones that get lost. The two sides would need to be rather independent, although perhaps could be tied together...
12-05-19, 12:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 257
Posted By CliffordK

Quick buttons for editing. It would be nice...

Quick buttons for editing.

It would be nice to have a button for every BB code. Unfortunately we seem to have lost a few buttons.

No buttons for:

..., ..., ..., etc.
.... This is actually...
12-05-19, 11:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

Here are a couple of screen-caps from the video. ...

Here are a couple of screen-caps from the video.
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1343x834/80-separatedframe_1053b24c94b6aee17c25046e12baebffb0bee8b7.jpg

A very clean tear...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-05-19, 10:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 878
Posted By CliffordK

I think we're getting off of the rack topic a...

I think we're getting off of the rack topic a bit. :foo:

But, there is a Bike Friday Tikit (different bikes) hiding in each of these photos, for about 150 mile rides.
...
12-05-19, 12:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 651
Posted By CliffordK

It has been a few years, but I've sprained a few...

It has been a few years, but I've sprained a few ankles, banged ankles, hyper-extended elbows, whatnot. They always seem to take an ungodly long time to heal completely.

There should be some...
12-05-19, 12:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

Time to add Lawyer Lips and Locking Washers. :)

Time to add Lawyer Lips and Locking Washers. :)
Replies: 2
Views: 46
Posted By CliffordK

I realize that your bike likely works well for...

I realize that your bike likely works well for you, and at this point, is relatively cheap. However, I'd encourage you to look at electric bikes and trikes. Starting should not be an issue.

Most...
Replies: 2
Views: 46
Posted By CliffordK

justme632000, I'm having troubles...

justme632000,

I'm having troubles envisioning your bike, or how you're starting it. Why don't you upload some photos, or a diagram to your album page:

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/user/509679
12-04-19, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By CliffordK

That is where the current message attachments go...

That is where the current message attachments go (thus finding photos that newbies didn't know existed). But, it is also an album. In my case, I've created several albums to help sort my photos.
...
12-04-19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 83
Posted By CliffordK

Didn't you say that you had turned off some of...

Didn't you say that you had turned off some of your notifications. Perhaps I should just put BikeForums on ignore :eek:

Or, automatically send all BikeForum messages to their own folder in my...
12-04-19, 02:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

If it is homebuilt, there may not be an easy...

If it is homebuilt, there may not be an easy answer.

One could use it to protect dropouts from a knurled skewer during building, but then why not just find non-knurled skewer :foo:

I'm leaning...
12-04-19, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By CliffordK

It should be 5 posts a day until you reach > 10...

It should be 5 posts a day until you reach > 10 posts. You're awfully close!!!

But, if say you only post 2 posts the first day, then you still only get 5 the second day (7 total).

The tech...
12-04-19, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 83
Posted By CliffordK

There are 3 types of notifications. Reply...

There are 3 types of notifications.

Reply to subscribed thread.
Quoted Text
Mention


A quote or mention is often a better way to get a person's attention than simply replying to a thread....
12-04-19, 01:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 140
Posted By CliffordK

The exception was the old method of attachments...

The exception was the old method of attachments using the paper clip "attach" which fortunately still seem to be on the server, but one no longer can add to it, at least not with the current editor....
12-04-19, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 140
Posted By CliffordK

There is supposed to be a daily posting limit for...

There is supposed to be a daily posting limit for newbies of 5 posts per day for the fist (5/10/unlimited) posts. I think taking 3 days to get past 10.

This is also why the Newbies have so many...
12-04-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

Anybody know when Campagnolo started stamping...

Anybody know when Campagnolo started stamping their chain plates?

The rear dropout appears to have been clamped by a skewer multiple times, but I don't see any signs of brazing.

Perhaps this...
12-04-19, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 140
Posted By CliffordK

Ok, I was able to report one of the passport SCAM...

Ok, I was able to report one of the passport SCAM posts:

Passport SCAM...
12-04-19, 01:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 374
Posted By CliffordK

Somebody having fun? It doesn't appear to me...

Somebody having fun?

It doesn't appear to me to have any specific use with bicycles, but I do wonder if somebody built it as a custom wrench for something, possibly not even bike related.
...
12-04-19, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

Manchester RV Tank, 26 gallons, $70 ...

Manchester RV Tank, 26 gallons, $70

https://portland.craigslist.org/wsc/pts/d/beaverton-manchester-rv-propane-frame/7028466187.html

It looks a bit dirty. Talk to your vendor that you could get...
12-04-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

Ahh, so propane cylinders are different than...

Ahh, so propane cylinders are different than compressed gas cylinders.

But that also brings up another point. There are small horizontal propane cylinders.

What about forklift tanks that are...
12-04-19, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 140
Posted By CliffordK

When you click on the red button...

When you click on the red button (https://www.bikeforums.net/images/buttons/report.gif), there are no visible hyperlinks.

One can, of course, still send a PM to one's favorite moderator.
...
12-04-19, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 140
Posted By CliffordK

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12-04-19, 12:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

There is the rocket concern of a broken valve...

There is the rocket concern of a broken valve which one does have to be aware of..

But, I believe acetylene is the only gas that is dissolved in acetone, and I believe also has some kind of a foam...
12-04-19, 12:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

I have noticed that several cheaper off-road...

I have noticed that several cheaper off-road frames have gussets that the All City Bikes seem to lack.
12-04-19, 12:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

:foo: The government will likely be on the hook...

:foo:
The government will likely be on the hook for a substantial portion of his medical and living expenses if he doesn't collect it from a private party.

It is quite possible that if Ronnie...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-19, 10:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 366
Posted By CliffordK

I'm not sure there is any way to...

I'm not sure there is any way to non-destructively test it. Or that one would wish to ride it after testing for fear that the test itself could do more harm than simply using it.
...
12-03-19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

I'm not big on cross-posting, but you might try...

I'm not big on cross-posting, but you might try the Framebuilder's Subforum (https://www.bikeforums.net/framebuilders/). They would be the crowd that may have encountered the issue.

Are you using...
12-03-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

This will be one to check back on in a few...

This will be one to check back on in a few months, if there is a followup with more video and crash reconstruction.

Could he have clipped his handlebars on a post, driving himself into a sharp...
12-03-19, 08:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 288
Posted By CliffordK

I try to ignore people yelling, whatever. And,...

I try to ignore people yelling, whatever. And, for the most part, it is a vast minority of drivers.

A horn is hard to interpret.

There is a point of slowing down and "Sharing the Road"...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-19, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 113
Posted By CliffordK

Oh, you can add some complex curves to chainstays...

Oh, you can add some complex curves to chainstays for tire/crank clearance, although you still have the same Q-Factor and width restrictions.

Yokes?
...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-19, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 113
Posted By CliffordK

I've seen what looked like round stays on cheaper...

I've seen what looked like round stays on cheaper department store bikes from years past. Sears? Dutchess?

However, I agree with dsaul, that the vertical orientation gives the best strength, plus...
12-03-19, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

Like I said, I've carried Oxygen and Acetylene...

Like I said, I've carried Oxygen and Acetylene tanks on my bike, strapped into the kid's trailer. But, not a tank quite like yours.

I think this is the person that I met that had built a cradle...
12-03-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 257
Posted By CliffordK

Ahhh, I think I figured out how different...

Ahhh, I think I figured out how different "Mentions" are coming in.

Rollfast This DOES NOT create a mention.

[url=Copy and paste user name in WYSIWYG mode: Rollfast...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-19, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 153
Posted By CliffordK

Doesn't DC have large areas of single family...

Doesn't DC have large areas of single family residences? Could you work in a garage?

Around here there are a number of small shops that cross the line between storage facilities and small space...
Forum: Foo
12-03-19, 05:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 256
Posted By CliffordK

:foo: Mexico seems to be stuck in the...

:foo:



Mexico seems to be stuck in the middle of the middle.

"Northern America" doesn't seem to be used much, but Central America is considered as a distinct region.
12-03-19, 05:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

One expects that this to be a single event. ...

One expects that this to be a single event.

Frame cracks and rider crashes... or...
Rider crashes and frame cracks.

There is another possibility.

Rider has a hard front-end collision, but...
12-03-19, 05:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

All City Bicycles Macho Man Flat Bar ...

All City Bicycles Macho Man Flat Bar

https://allcitycycles.com/files/studio_images/_large/all-city-macho-man-flat-bar-main.jpg

https://allcitycycles.com/bikes/macho_man_flat_bar

It is...
12-03-19, 04:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 859
Posted By CliffordK

According to the article, there is a video of the...

According to the article, there is a video of the actual accident, as well as witness accounts. Neither have been provided.

We have the basic chicken or the egg problem. Did the crash cause the...
Forum: Foo
12-03-19, 04:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 256
Posted By CliffordK

The USA, of course, is the "United States of...

The USA, of course, is the "United States of America", and we've commonly called ourselves Americans. Nor is there an easy way to transform the country name into a name for the people without using...
Forum: Foo
12-03-19, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 256
Posted By CliffordK

Mexico lies on the division between Central...

Mexico lies on the division between Central America and North America.
12-03-19, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 189
Posted By CliffordK

I've strapped small welding bottles (with the...

I've strapped small welding bottles (with the caps) into my cargo trailer numerous times.

Nothing quite that big though.

I met a guy up in Portland that built a cradle for his bottles that he...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-19, 01:30 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,339
Posted By CliffordK

One ends up with Apples and Oranges... and a few...

One ends up with Apples and Oranges... and a few tangerines.

A lot of people that pop up on this website are absolute newbies. So, perhaps transitioning from a $100 used Hybrid to a $2K+ Road...
12-03-19, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By CliffordK

There is definitely a lot of cable rub on the...

There is definitely a lot of cable rub on the bottom bracket. Probably not hurting anything, but definitely there.

I'm not sure I've seen two piece cable guides like that, but ideally the tube...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-19, 07:35 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,339
Posted By CliffordK

One of the Portland bike shops...

One of the Portland bike shops (https://www.clevercycles.com/) was doing an E-Cargo Bike show at a shop here in Eugene. (https://arrivingbybike.com/)

I thought I'd just go to look at the goods....
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-19, 04:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,339
Posted By CliffordK

What is the average test ride duration? Around...

What is the average test ride duration? Around the block? 1 mile? All day?

Doing 100 miles "Century", may well account for 100 test rides per sale. :eek: :crash:

Including some custom...
12-02-19, 04:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 257
Posted By CliffordK

:foo: Are we sure the "Mention" is working? ...

:foo:
Are we sure the "Mention" is working?

I see it coming across in two different methods.

@+ Username ==> Username

??? ==> Username

I assume that "utag" comes from direct copying of...
12-02-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By CliffordK

Several bike computers have thermometers. Even...

Several bike computers have thermometers. Even really cheap ones. I haven't paid much attention to them, but wind chill does not affect thermometers. Sun does. But, the thermometers should do...
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