Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: tallbikeman
Showing results 1 to 50 of 78
Search took 0.01 seconds.
02-14-21, 08:19 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 13,671
Posted By tgenec86

I certainly have carbon fiber bikes - two of...

I certainly have carbon fiber bikes - two of them, and they're great racing bikes that have done well for years. But this one? Last year I went to the local shop ride and rode off the front on this...
02-09-21, 11:00 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,587
Posted By Korina

Just so you know, any money you put into the bike...

Just so you know, any money you put into the bike is going to exceed its value. I bought a vintage bike for $75 and put $700+ into it (nearly half was for the mechanic); it's a stupid amount of...
02-09-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,587
Posted By longhitv

Tim thats awesome

This bike is stunning.
02-09-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,587
Posted By tkamd73

Yeah, people do that! Bought this frame off of...

Yeah, people do that! Bought this frame off of eBay, for 300 dollars, and built it up.
Tim

...
01-25-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By philbob57

My understanding is that the numbness is due too...

My understanding is that the numbness is due too excessive pressure on the nerve and the blood vessel that run through the soft tissues that rest on saddles.

I recommend taking a look at Selle...
01-25-21, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 389
Posted By BlazingPedals

Left lever/rear brake is supposedly more common...

Left lever/rear brake is supposedly more common in England. That makes the right lever work the front brake, which matches what motorcycles use.
01-25-21, 12:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,390
Posted By caloso

I have a couple KOMs that will probably never be...

I have a couple KOMs that will probably never be broken because the roads don't exist any more. That's the secret. Find a road that they're about to tear up to build a new mall, go ride it, post...
01-25-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,390
Posted By burnthesheep

It'd be worth the loss of a beer just to see it...

It'd be worth the loss of a beer just to see it in person. Not over internet, but like one of your buds makes a bet and guts themselves trying.

Here's a challenge I thought of:
If Covid calms...
01-24-21, 09:16 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,327
Posted By rosefarts

Has it already been mentioned that this project...

Has it already been mentioned that this project won't be complete without a nice internally geared hub?

My gut feeling is that a 3x will do it, 3x12x3.

If you really want to do multiplication,...
01-24-21, 01:12 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,327
Posted By 79pmooney

I do a 52-24 easily with an old SunTour ARX...

I do a 52-24 easily with an old SunTour ARX (AX?). No index but with an old fashioned (and old) SunTour ratchet shifter, piece of cake.
12-24-20, 11:49 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By Sirrus Rider

The final incarnation of my '80's Beach Cruiser

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/20201122_165223_932bd2a4fe7fcb12bc58f7d440d06f6c83d452d8.jpg
Evolved from stock 1 x 5 derailleur to 1 x 6 indexed derailleur to...
12-13-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By 55tele

Roll Tide!

1992 Serotta Colorado II 63cm with XL top tube, custom fitted. I still have the paperwork that came with the frame...
Dura Ace STI 7400
7410 175mm crank and cartridge BB (replaced the original 7402...
12-11-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By chaadster

I weigh in at around 230lbs, and have a 10 bike...

I weigh in at around 230lbs, and have a 10 bike stable, something for just about every need, and probably too many! Here are a few of my favorites:

...
11-29-20, 10:40 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Russ Roth

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20200718_111619058_aea3469fa14425701850db60c6163321b3075df1.jpg...
11-28-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Zoxe

Grabbed the FSU and the Cross Check for another...

Grabbed the FSU and the Cross Check for another set of pictures now that the sun was out!

2013 Surly Cross Check. Worked with a local shop to build it from the frame up. 10 speed 105 components,...
11-14-20, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By Maxacceleration

I have 700c on my old 1957 Schwinn Corvette (I...

I have 700c on my old 1957 Schwinn Corvette (I did not do the change). I am taking it back to 26x2.125 for a bmx cruiser bike, klunker style.
My project is just starting and will take a couple of...
11-08-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 9,579
Posted By Robalero

Goal 600 Miles 11/01/20 23.20 11/02/20...

Goal 600 Miles

11/01/20 23.20
11/02/20 31.71
11/03/20 20.13
11/04/20 20.22
11/05/20 20.82
11/06/20 44.19
11/07/20 43.53
11/08/20 42.78
10-21-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By ilikebikes

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1232x785/b3b1ea02_d27b_430b_b270_0802e47bf114_943edf9618a7fa2f3ffbc28c3335560f324c3762.jpeg
Nice bike! Hereís mine. 😁
...
10-01-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 13,671
Posted By Johnk3

Look at their Facebook page and Instagram pages...

Look at their Facebook page and Instagram pages for photos of all the XCr frames they have made. There are lots of options to consider. Barco can put together the whole bike for you as well. They...
09-29-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 13,671
Posted By jamesdak

Is it really an improvement though? This is mid...

Is it really an improvement though? This is mid 90's steel. As built in the picture it's 17 lbs, 14 ozs. That's with an old school quill stem, alloy handlebars, pedals, bottle cages, etc. This...
09-22-20, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By viperocco

Giant Simple. ...

Giant Simple.
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/simplecruiser_c24a5cccee4ca7151227b9c09e992e94e359f1cb.jpg...
08-28-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By squarenoise

Here's my 1950's Ward Hawthorne, 3-Speed / BMX /...

Here's my 1950's Ward Hawthorne, 3-Speed / BMX / Klunker. Did the rust patina myself, ground off the outer teeth of a Lamber Viscount crankset to make for a cool chainring guard, and just had loads...
08-09-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By The Old Peddler

Super Cruiser

This is my daily ride. This is quite the opposite of a single speed beach bike but I still think of it as a " Cruiser". It was originally an Electra Townie 21D (2010) with a Suntour suspension fork,...
07-22-20, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By kirby999

Swapped out the frame today . The blue Schwinn...

Swapped out the frame today . The blue Schwinn was too small for me . ...
07-14-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 394,666
Posted By kirby999

Almost finished with my ďFourth of July ď cruiser...

Almost finished with my ďFourth of July ď cruiser build . Added an updated pic with blue chainring . ...
05-21-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By camjr

I just added a Brooks B17 and microfiber bar tape...

I just added a Brooks B17 and microfiber bar tape to the '76 Motobecane Grand Touring. The nice thing about being 225 pounds is that the break in time for the saddle is sped along!
...
05-09-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By velojym

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1600/img_20200417_153216073_hdr_0b53f6d3741fc29799b25d4aeae436a387a853c4.jpg
05-06-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By zjrog

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1080x1920/videocapture_20200505_152008_be0a31d7509d557f70f0c0bd504e1dec2f9c0a3f.jpg
Got to ride with my grandkids last night. 22" 1990 Trek...
05-06-20, 04:51 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Edward1066

Here's mine, Rivendell Appaloosa 62cm. ...

Here's mine, Rivendell Appaloosa 62cm.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/appaloosa1_36b58f0c75d23cf870c63e1491aa23dc7ed9229a.jpg
my dream come true...
05-02-20, 03:23 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Bill in VA

2016 Bianchi Volpe. I am now using MKS pedals...

2016 Bianchi Volpe. I am now using MKS pedals with toeclips and straps for more flexibility. Note the old school tire savers to flick off glass or sharp objects from the tire tread.
...
04-23-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By camjr

Either my 1976 Motobecane Grand Touring or my...

Either my 1976 Motobecane Grand Touring or my 2013 Fuji Absolute hybrid. Both great rides for me at 53 years old and 225 pounds.
...
04-21-20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By justcynn

building a stable of clyde bikes during this...

building a stable of clyde bikes during this pandemic. LOL. Here is my latest addition. 1980 Schwinn Voyageur 11.8 Chrome. This thing is remarkably original and nice. So far just have 30 minutes...
04-18-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By game_player_s

My normal go to road bike frame size is 23"....

My normal go to road bike frame size is 23". Presently have bikes other than the threeI 'm going to share pictures of, but because I'm downsizing presently, these are the only three I'm keeping......
04-14-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By aplcr0331

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/f32fc497_ecc2_4697_83d7_904c45973e5b_f2e9ce1be4996fde405ee5375addacc2f6a9c79c.jpeg
2016 SuperSix Evo
04-14-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By zjrog

Another Clyde ride is being prepped. ...

Another Clyde ride is being prepped.
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/20200413_191632_333a90ac97407443c1a911ba209766f01bddf0ac.jpg
1997 Cannondale R300 CAAD2 60cm. A...
04-05-20, 01:38 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By WOT

Here is my ďnewĒ build. The frame set is a...

Here is my ďnewĒ build. The frame set is a British Eagle Touristique. Itís a 531ST frame with a 531 fork. I believe it dates from the 90ís.
The groupset is predominately ultegra but with 105 cranks...
04-04-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By wyd

My Specialized Roll. I really enjoy riding a lot...

My Specialized Roll. I really enjoy riding a lot since I bought my Roll.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1006x566/roll2_ced8d8f143a240c362a530e0d4fe32ec55eb1f78.jpg
04-01-20, 09:45 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By laxpatrick

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/breakawayversailles_e605bd9b853ab06bb93466a2fded195ae7ee6c83.jpg
Ritchey Breakaway Travel Bike...
03-27-20, 08:30 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By mattia76

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1280x958/1ca56c6c_3b38_4083_82a7_b60d6b2aeed8_902f8e06d2f8e3afad47c34d9723df51b12d004e.jpeg
...
03-26-20, 04:25 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Gerry221

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/609x348/screenshot_2020_03_26_dashboard_strava_c37302ddbadff50fcd07a2c4c76b72a84d3c7955.png
My new Genesis CDA 10 2020 Great bike!
03-23-20, 07:07 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By JIMBO53

I'm 6'1" and on a good day 250 +-. Here's my...

I'm 6'1" and on a good day 250 +-. Here's my Clydesdale bike , or maybe should say trike. It's a mid 50's Worksman industrial trike that I put a beer cooler on the back where a tool box would go....
03-22-20, 09:33 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By Hamstring

My fun bike. Some things have changed. That...

My fun bike. Some things have changed. That hideous kickstand is gone now. So is the bottle holder. I've a nice red one I'm going to put on it....
03-16-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By bwilli88

Some of mine A Pro-tour 81 ...

Some of mine
A Pro-tour 81
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1333/dsc02402_f681b8609c7771243c86faab30a285508dd8d181.jpg
...
03-16-20, 09:32 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By sdmc530

Beautiful TI bike. I hope to get a helix...

Beautiful TI bike. I hope to get a helix someday, they are cool looking IMO!!!
03-16-20, 01:57 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By SethAZ

Here's my clyde bike. I'm currently around 255...

Here's my clyde bike. I'm currently around 255 lbs. I'm on the way down at present, and 255 is actually about the least I've been for most of the last 10 years.

It's a Lynskey R260 titanium, disk...
03-15-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By calstar

Very nice.

Very nice.
03-07-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By ddeand

Iíve got two that get an equal amount of seat...

Iíve got two that get an equal amount of seat time. The Blue is an all-arounder that I use on the gravel as well as the road. The Ironman is my road bike and is currently being set up with a Dura-Ace...
03-03-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By daviddavieboy

Here are some of them ...

Here are some of them

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1538/img_e0960_1fc041145b9fdcdbcacb0531974795a6a02b7146.jpg
Pinarello Opera...
02-28-20, 03:06 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By ZIPP2001

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/720x960/ss_5__aa19f73d4b113b8d3b859d41fdeeab485af7d6ea.jpg
Zipp2001 Single Speed ...
02-26-20, 11:00 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 39,950
Posted By mstateglfr

Here are 3 of many. Road frame I built in a...

Here are 3 of many.

Road frame I built in a frame building class.
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1672x940/20190831_170009_98c34a046697c46188e3e1553de5d60fd984292a.jpg
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 78
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.