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06-18-19, 05:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,190
Posted By GlennR

All the group rides i've been on avoid the MUP. ...

All the group rides i've been on avoid the MUP.

We don't belong there.
06-18-19, 05:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,190
Posted By 2manybikes

When I do that, as soon as they figure out what...

When I do that, as soon as they figure out what is happening, they are apologetic, maybe even embarrassed.
06-18-19, 05:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,190
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

And probably some, or at least one, may be one of...

And probably some, or at least one, may be one of those characters previously described as someone who wears jerseys with poseur pockets, tight shorts and "clod" shoes that causes him to walk like a...
06-18-19, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By wgscott

I had one cut off my hand about 9 years ago. In...

I had one cut off my hand about 9 years ago. In general, it is not something to panic about, but about 10% can go metastatic (unlike basal cell), so you definitely want to be rid of it. I avoid...
06-18-19, 01:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,190
Posted By PepeM

I think he is referring to the cleats.

I think he is referring to the cleats.
06-18-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,190
Posted By rumrunn6

I've been blocked. I just rolled up to the group...

I've been blocked. I just rolled up to the group & stopped & waited for them to realize what they were doing :foo:
06-18-19, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 391
Posted By ksryder

Some of the most vicious arguments I've seen on...

Some of the most vicious arguments I've seen on BF have been chain checkers vs. rulers. That's even more polarizing than 1x vs. doubles vs. triples, rim vs disc, or tubeless vs. tubes.

ANYWAY,...
06-17-19, 11:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,298
Posted By veganbikes

Has anyone ever had a truly good gas station...

Has anyone ever had a truly good gas station burrito under 50˘ that doesn't give you firehole?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-19, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 639
Posted By Marcus_Ti

This is what an actual EC90 stem looks like: ...

This is what an actual EC90 stem looks like:
https://www.eastoncycling.com/products/details/ec90-sl-stem

This is what an actual EC90 bar looks like:...
06-17-19, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 405
Posted By Rides4Beer

I'm biased since I just bought one, but the Giant...

I'm biased since I just bought one, but the Giant Revolt Advanced 2 is within your budget and a great bike. Carbon, 105 hyd, room for 45mm (or 650b 2"), very comfortable on gravel (d-fuse seatpost...
06-17-19, 10:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,298
Posted By DHPflaumer

To be fair... I didn't have a beard or tattoos...

To be fair... I didn't have a beard or tattoos when I was 15 either. I looked an awful lot like a Brady Bunch kid then because I was... Wait for it... A kid.

Now I (30 years old) have a beard, no...
06-17-19, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 429
Posted By Steve B.

How about flats/pinned ?.

How about flats/pinned ?.
06-16-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Spoonrobot

$600 for that around Atlanta would be a good deal...

$600 for that around Atlanta would be a good deal too. Unless you wanna sell it today I’d list it at $850 to start and then just drop it in price if it doesn’t sell within a week.

When I was...
06-16-19, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Lava

$600 for that would be a steal in my area. I...

$600 for that would be a steal in my area. I would think $100-200 higher would be reasonable, given that it would still be a pretty big discount from new, and it's in great shape (aside from the...
06-16-19, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By mstateglfr

I would shoot for $600 and not include the tires...

I would shoot for $600 and not include the tires or anything thats been added that you like(saddle, pedals, etc).
Sure, mention the wobble if its something structural to the rim. If it just needs to...
06-16-19, 11:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By softreset

If you're aware of any issue, I would absolute...

If you're aware of any issue, I would absolute disclose it. You'd be amazed how many times I've had to fight eBay/PayPal for people wanting to try and return stuff as defective. Seriously...

Once...
06-16-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,245
Posted By Barrettscv

Another reliable crank is the Shimano CX50...

Another reliable crank is the Shimano CX50 Cyclocross crankset. It has 46 & 36 chainrings. A wide range of 110bcd 34t chainrings will fit the inner position. A 33 chainring from TA also fits, as seen...
06-16-19, 04:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 975
Posted By livedarklions

And you ask weird questions, refuse to provide...

And you ask weird questions, refuse to provide more details when asked to clarify, and then get mad that people can't help you.

The reason people think you're a troll is because it may actually be...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-19, 07:52 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 26,126
Posted By noodle soup

I've lived car-free since 1993 10,000km?...

I've lived car-free since 1993


10,000km? I'll top that next week

My job isn't very demanding, but after seeing your posts here, you couldn't handle it.

I see you'v been put in Time-Out for...
06-13-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 905
Posted By BluFalconActual

Thought about it, researched, thought about it...

Thought about it, researched, thought about it some more and ended up buying this. 2020 Giant Revolt Advanced 2. Wheels are probably boat anchors but they are set up tubeless already which is cool....
06-13-19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,046
Posted By TimothyH

None of us give what we ought to help the poor,...

None of us give what we ought to help the poor, homeless, sick and dying.


-Tim-
06-13-19, 12:06 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 7,987
Posted By Maelochs

The weight of the bike cops' gear includes the...

The weight of the bike cops' gear includes the regular cop gear which is 20-30 pounds, I hear---vest, radio, cuffs, clips, firearm, taser, first aid kit .... whatever else they need to carry.
...
06-13-19, 11:24 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,046
Posted By DrIsotope

I don't need to justify how I spend my money. ...

I don't need to justify how I spend my money.

I don't need to occupy myself with pursuits like rescuing dogs.

I am not defined by the things I do not do.
06-13-19, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 459
Posted By livedarklions

Judging by the eyes, I think that helmet is on...

Judging by the eyes, I think that helmet is on too tight.
06-13-19, 03:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 975
Posted By livedarklions

The update no one was waiting for. As I...

The update no one was waiting for.

As I recall, you're trying to do tricks on a hybrid. Good luck with that.
06-12-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 7,987
Posted By indyfabz

More like an associates degree.

More like an associates degree.
06-12-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 7,987
Posted By livedarklions

I'm sure your credentials are quite scary. ...

I'm sure your credentials are quite scary. Advanced degree in troll-threading?
06-12-19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,038
Posted By bbbean

No. No one ever noticed that.

No. No one ever noticed that.
06-12-19, 07:03 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 7,987
Posted By livedarklions

At this point, I think we're beating a dead bike....

At this point, I think we're beating a dead bike.

Silly thread from a low information OP.
06-11-19, 05:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 690
Posted By jlaw

Tubeless is an art and a science. The main...

Tubeless is an art and a science. The main purpose of tubeless rim tape is to seal the spoke holes in the rim to keep the air and sealant in. Beyond this, some rim/tire combinations benefit from...
06-11-19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,569
Posted By jon c.

I'd get rid of the fork. If the frame rode...

I'd get rid of the fork. If the frame rode straight and true and close examination revealed no sign of damage, I wouldn't worry about riding it. Unless it was a frame I didn't care for all that...
06-10-19, 07:47 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,405
Posted By DrIsotope

The difference is, you have no proof of that,...

The difference is, you have no proof of that, because we didn't record ever single event of our young lives. I grew up before the internet, so all of my youthful stupidity exists only in my...
06-10-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 636
Posted By Kuromori

Since you already have a 3x9, have you considered...

Since you already have a 3x9, have you considered a 26T inner ring? I've found 26T to sort of work with STI, and 26x28 is marginally lower than 30x32. Alternatively an older Deore RD might not look...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-19, 03:31 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 24,966
Posted By WhyFi

So they had something get kicked up in to their...

So they had something get kicked up in to their wheel, too?
06-10-19, 01:57 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,298
Posted By Bandera

I'd just I'd blow it on hookers and dope like all...

I'd just I'd blow it on hookers and dope like all of the other self-righteous hypocrites do. :twitchy:

-Bandera
06-10-19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 636
Posted By The Golden Boy

How about just replacing the RD with 9 speed XT...

How about just replacing the RD with 9 speed XT or XTR?

The XTR M950-952 aren’t “pretty” but they do look pretty classically badass.
06-10-19, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By HillRider

Removing "riveted" pins from 8, 9 or 10-speed...

Removing "riveted" pins from 8, 9 or 10-speed chains using any decent chain tool is not difficult but you do have to be sure the chain tool pin is lined up properly with the chain's pin. If you had...
06-10-19, 05:59 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,298
Posted By livedarklions

So your strategy for "spicing up" this forum is...

So your strategy for "spicing up" this forum is to turn it into the Jon Bailey Biography Channel?


No thanks.

Quit starting stupid threads.
06-10-19, 04:48 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,298
Posted By livedarklions

Those Murray Montereys were good bikes. I had one...

Those Murray Montereys were good bikes. I had one in New Orleans. Great bike for an almost no-hill city. But, $99 in 1989 is worth $202 now.

Do we really need you to start another good old days...
06-09-19, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By Bill Kapaun

Actually, I think I'm done pretending you're...

Actually, I think I'm done pretending you're actually serious enough to look up anything.
06-09-19, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 576
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

There have been some threaded axles which have...

There have been some threaded axles which have had their threaded ends turned down, not many but they do exist.

What does interest me is the photos of your axle and the worn down spots of...
06-08-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,009
Posted By Biker395

I would dispute the notion of equating adding a...

I would dispute the notion of equating adding a motor with gearing, as they are not an "assist" in the same sense of the word. Regardless of gearing, it takes the same amount of work to pull a...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-19, 07:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,563
Posted By MidTNBrad

Try lowering your saddle a few millimeters. I...

Try lowering your saddle a few millimeters. I had a similar situation and lowering the saddle a little did it for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-19, 07:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,563
Posted By Makel

Have your WBC checked.

Have your WBC checked.
06-08-19, 07:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,351
Posted By Bandera

Trolled.......

Trolled.......
06-08-19, 05:56 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,036
Posted By BCDrums

I’d prefer to ride them. But it is hard to argue...

I’d prefer to ride them. But it is hard to argue with your impeccable logic, Richard.
06-08-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By TimothyH

GRX Technical Documents

Shimano has published technical documents for the GRX line

https://si.shimano.com

Not earth shattering news but melacholic analytics like me find it interesting and I'm seeing the components...
06-07-19, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,471
Posted By 55murray

You warned me. And now I cannot unsee it.

You warned me. And now I cannot unsee it.
06-07-19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,456
Posted By Kedosto

I have a few swag bottles but the ones I use the...

I have a few swag bottles but the ones I use the most are the Polar bottles I bought. I also have a Camelbak but don't use it very often -- I rarely want to carry 3 liters of water.


-Kedosto
06-07-19, 02:07 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,724
Posted By livedarklions

From you that's hilarious! Your snark is a...

From you that's hilarious!

Your snark is a full-time job, and is mostly of the cut and paste variety.

Please accuse me of being repetitive next.
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