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04-11-21, 09:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,263
Posted By unterhausen

Okay, so it's just China bashing. I'm actually...

Okay, so it's just China bashing. I'm actually just going to close it. You might want to get approved to post in P&R if you aren't already.
03-30-21, 12:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 702
Posted By chaadster

Route Werks handlebar bag arrived!

I was quite delighted to find my pre-ordered Route Werks handlebar bag arrived today, and having looked it over, Iíd like to share my initial impressions. I have not installed or ridden it yet.
...
03-26-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 860
Posted By Fahrenheit531

My pedals don't "come loose." I carry a 15mm...

My pedals don't "come loose."

I carry a 15mm wrench when on my single speed but it's for wheel removal.
03-23-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By burnthesheep

https://www.royalsupply.com/downloads/Gates/Belt_I...

https://www.royalsupply.com/downloads/Gates/Belt_ID_Chart_bkmrks.pdf
...
03-22-21, 01:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 588
Posted By HTupolev

Okay, let's back up a second here. If you're...

Okay, let's back up a second here. If you're going to be riding this bike in the real world, there will not be a "difficulty setting" to adjust the effect of the gradient.

If you want to do gravel...
03-20-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,480
Posted By wgscott

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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03-19-21, 03:58 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,152
Posted By bruce19

Negligence: Definition. A failure to behave with...

Negligence: Definition. A failure to behave with the level of care that someone of ordinary prudence would have exercised under the same circumstances. The behavior usually consists of actions, but...
03-14-21, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 396
Posted By Barry2

Iíll take one pertinent question from an...

Iíll take one pertinent question from an inexperienced new member over the dozens of ďMe tooĒ or derogatory replies from established members.

Barry
03-13-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 762
Posted By WhyFi

I understand that you were fishing for an...

I understand that you were fishing for an opportunity to be boastful, but that's neither helpful for nor putting a priority upon the needs of the OP, now is it?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-05-21, 06:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 952
Posted By Dirk de Chablis

Remember as a Pro, the best product you ride is...

Remember as a Pro, the best product you ride is the one the Sponser tells you to ride
03-02-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,017
Posted By pdlamb

Don't be a jerk on the forum.

Don't be a jerk on the forum.
02-28-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 3,488,071
Posted By DorkDisk

I figured I had to finish this up; it was...

I figured I had to finish this up; it was intended to be a winter bike.

Made in USA with True Temper OX, this piggish Trek now has a bunch of lipstick applied. Built with Sora shifters, Deore...
02-24-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 670
Posted By AeroGut

As long as the bb isnít binding on the crank,...

As long as the bb isnít binding on the crank, thereís no need to ďfixĒ it. Just keep an eye on it that it doesnít start to work itself farther out.
If you decide you must get it all the way in,...
02-22-21, 03:07 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,230
Posted By HTupolev

What are the gravel roads like in your area?...

What are the gravel roads like in your area? Sometimes uncompacted large-aggregate gravel can be a little bit like what you're describing...

https://i.imgur.com/G5Jnux4.jpg

...but in most areas...
02-20-21, 06:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 511
Posted By dmeans2anend

Unicorn

Veganbikes,

For the love of this BF community, please just move on to another thread....

In all honesty, without any disrespect, I sincerely do not feel that I have received any useful feedback...
02-20-21, 03:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,539
Posted By Danhedonia

Going to reiterate (bcos important) and...

Going to reiterate (bcos important) and emphasize: for me and most I know the purchase and set up of the trainer was the first step of a process that had many more steps than we anticipated.
...
02-20-21, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 511
Posted By dmeans2anend

More than one way to skin a cat

Veganbikes,

I'm not sure exactly what your intent is in your comments. They seem more like criticisms which do not add anything constructive. If you can't offer any assistance to my specific...
02-18-21, 04:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 863
Posted By Retro Grouch

Not a problem. I lie all the time.

Not a problem. I lie all the time.
02-18-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 863
Posted By Koyote

This is a trap. If I click "no," I'm a...

This is a trap. If I click "no," I'm a liar.
02-04-21, 07:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,915
Posted By tomato coupe

Riding tape-free is great, until you start to...

Riding tape-free is great, until you start to sweat.
01-31-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 815
Posted By Sy Reene

I presume the reason is that futzing with the...

I presume the reason is that futzing with the OP's fit makes no sense, is because the OP has not indicated in any manner whatsoever that there's any fit issue at all with his current bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 545
Posted By williamskg6

I hate it when people don't post updates, so...

I hate it when people don't post updates, so here's an update.

I took the fork to Black Sheep Cycles here in Fort Collins. They measured it and were able to just cold-set it back into shape. The...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-21, 04:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,708
Posted By BenOnATrek

I have ordered the SLR 7! I will have to wait 2-3...

I have ordered the SLR 7! I will have to wait 2-3 weeks for delivery as it has to go from warehouse in Germany to the bike store - and deliveries are all up the spout since Brexit (UK leaving the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-21, 10:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,119
Posted By MAK

A suggestion learned from spinning class. When...

A suggestion learned from spinning class. When standing, shift to a lower gear or two. The added resistance makes you more stable and your stroke will smooth out.
01-05-21, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By banana jam

As the US importer for these frames '90-'95 I...

As the US importer for these frames '90-'95 I placed orders for and received/shipped out most of the Concorde's in NA. This thread is about spreading the word on a stolen bike so maybe another...
01-04-21, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By thehammerdog

new paint.

painted the old bianchi megatube titanium.
this was sent from painter..very excited....
01-03-21, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 665
Posted By orange leader

I got the seat post out!!

I found a schwinn Frontier on the curb. I replaced the bottom bracket, tuned it up, and the tried to adjust the seat post so i could give it a test ride. No luck. I oiled it, banged on it, tried...
12-30-20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 785
Posted By Kapusta

Iím loving this hot & cold water spigot!

For me, the miserable aspect of winter riding (whether it be riding the commuter around town or the Fat bike in the woods) has been rinsing salt, snow, ice, and mud off the bike when it is frigid...
12-24-20, 06:50 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,520
Posted By daveton

2020 YTD mileage

Just completed 3000 Kmís for 2020 first year riding bought my bike in May. After a hip replacement (no more marathons) recommendation from my surgeon to not run. I am absolutely loving riding 60/40...
12-22-20, 07:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,033
Posted By mack_turtle

The Marlin is an entry level mountain bike. It's...

The Marlin is an entry level mountain bike. It's not a great mountain bike and will feel like a pig on the roads compared to the alternatives. It sounds like a "gravel bike" will be a good option for...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-20, 01:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,267
Posted By AlgarveCycling

Bollocks. :) Yes, they use Chinese...

Bollocks. :)

Yes, they use Chinese factories, like nearly all bike brands, on that you are correct. Run of the mill? Wrong.
Their bikes are not generic, they are not simply a different paint...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-20, 03:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 960
Posted By mr_pedro

It sounds to me like you have more than enough...

It sounds to me like you have more than enough bike for now. This bike is not holding you back at the moment.
The only thing that would make you need to get a different bike right now is if this one...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-20, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 901
Posted By topflightpro

They are perfectly fine, low cost seatposts.

They are perfectly fine, low cost seatposts.
11-28-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,288
Posted By rollagain

Image is everything

Shamelessly stolen from the internet ...
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11-25-20, 08:44 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,485
Posted By Koyote

OP should look at Rivendell.

OP should look at Rivendell.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,082
Posted By trailangel

You didn't get the tube in there correctly. Not...

You didn't get the tube in there correctly. Not possible to pinch flat at 100 psi IMO.
Forum: Foo
11-21-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,734
Posted By Wildwood

This should be in the 'Are You Having a Bad Day?'...

This should be in the 'Are You Having a Bad Day?' Forum
Really!
11-18-20, 06:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,384
Posted By tomato coupe

It's very common for properly tightened bars to...

It's very common for properly tightened bars to move in a crash, even at low speeds.
11-13-20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,598
Posted By surak

The only time I think someone might deserve...

The only time I think someone might deserve fast-lane service would be if they were a very loyal customer who brought significant income to the shop and had a pressing need to get something fixed (a...
11-08-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,208
Posted By tomato coupe

Geez man, lighten up.

Geez man, lighten up.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,801
Posted By d4vid

I went with a similar route with Madone SLR 6......

I went with a similar route with Madone SLR 6... the first upgrade i did was the Di2 and i'll never go back to the mechanical shifting :)
11-05-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By mstateglfr

The site has nothing to do with brand names and...

The site has nothing to do with brand names and everything to do with varying measures of quality.
As to if you should be concerned, no you shouldnt. You should instead just focus on how you can...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,630
Posted By msu2001la

It's funny to see people slamming the cost of...

It's funny to see people slamming the cost of Peloton a forum where $8k+ road bikes attached to $2000 trainers run through $15/mo Zwift are a common thing.

Pelotons + monthly membership aren't...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-20, 07:32 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,817
Posted By WhyFi

Ask for 20% off. I mean, I wouldn't do that...

Ask for 20% off.

I mean, I wouldn't do that and I wouldn't recommend doing that, but it seems as if you're only going to listen to what you want to hear, despite saying that you don't want to...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,086
Posted By InvertedMP

Ok well I did it lol. Pretty happy with the...

Ok well I did it lol. Pretty happy with the outcome! ...
10-20-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,487
Posted By Milton Keynes

If you want to meet them in person, hold up one...

If you want to meet them in person, hold up one finger. I bet they might even show you how their taser works.
10-17-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,671
Posted By Trevtassie

Insert joke about Snakebite Flat...

Insert joke about Snakebite Flat here:.............................................
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,464
Posted By rjones28

It's about the build. A 1.5 to 2.0 kg frameset is...

It's about the build. A 1.5 to 2.0 kg frameset is only going to be about 20% of the final build weight on a 9 kg bike.
10-15-20, 06:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,506
Posted By msu2001la

The fact that Velonews is writing stories about...

The fact that Velonews is writing stories about Alaphilippe winning on clinchers is a pretty good indicator of how unusual it is to see pro riders on anything other than tubulars.

Pro riders have...
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of...

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of Vancouver. From what I've read, the owner, Guisseppe Cramerotti, ran a high-end bicycle store called La Bicicletta (it's still around) and imported frames...
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