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07-10-15, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,348
Posted By Chappys4life

Used Leader 735 track frame set - Worth the money?

Right now I am riding a crew district. I have upgraded the crank, stem, handlebars, brakes, and grips. I have been toying with the idea of a new build and found a leader frame ala a 2013 735 on CL....
04-17-15, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Chappys4life

Decided to buy the All City Crank( i know a more...

Decided to buy the All City Crank( i know a more expensive Andel) and Andel BB. Ordered it from Ben's Cycles. Figured it would be the quickest shipping since I am in Chicago.
04-17-15, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Chappys4life

OK, I am down to two. Andel Sram S300 ...

OK, I am down to two.

Andel
Sram S300

The Sram I can get through a local bike shop by Tuesday or the Andel I order online. I need help as I am torn. I saw the S300 and it looks super nice...
04-15-15, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Chappys4life

Thanks for the heads up. I am really torn between...

Thanks for the heads up. I am really torn between this one and the all-city.

What tool would I need to change the bottom bracket by the way?
04-15-15, 09:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Chappys4life

When riding in to work today the left crank arm...

When riding in to work today the left crank arm had some woblle. Pulled over and the square taper was mauled. When I try to tighten it it stays tight for 2-3 revolutions then starts wobbling again.
04-15-15, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Chappys4life

Crank upgrade suggetsions

My crank on my crew district just gave out so I am looking for a new crank. Looking for input and am trying to stay under 150 and in black. So far I am eyeballing

All City 165mm
Andel (seems out...
04-01-15, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2,783
Views: 551,563
Posted By Chappys4life

Being the leader discussion I have a question....

Being the leader discussion I have a question. Looking at Leader frames for a possible build and whats the difference between the 721 and Cretin
04-01-15, 08:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,644
Posted By Chappys4life

Not to hijack but I am looking at leaders maybe...

Not to hijack but I am looking at leaders maybe too and wanted to ask whats the difference between the 721 and Cretin?
03-26-15, 07:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,563
Posted By Chappys4life

Seat upgrade

Looking for a comfy replacement seat for my crew district. Suggestions?
03-23-15, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 376,690
Posted By Chappys4life

Is that outside crossroads on Clark?

Is that outside crossroads on Clark?
03-23-15, 07:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By Chappys4life

I had my eye on this tire. It seemed popular with...

I had my eye on this tire. It seemed popular with some people I work with.
03-22-15, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By Chappys4life

Tire suggestions

Picked up a crew district from city grounds. It's my first single speed and I know it's entry level but I plan on doing some upgrades and proa my in winter going to a leader.

So far I ordered...
03-19-15, 02:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

How well does that trixie tool work? I would pick...

How well does that trixie tool work? I would pick that up for the lock ring.
03-19-15, 11:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

I called the local bike shop and they charge 25...

I called the local bike shop and they charge 25 per wheel to true them if they are bad. Thinking I will take the wheels in to have them checked and while they are they have them check the cog and...
03-19-15, 08:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

Do I need them for initial assembly? Or when...

Do I need them for initial assembly? Or when would they be needed? Just planning on prority of parts.

Also is the a collection of how to's that relate to assembly and maintance?
03-19-15, 07:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

For the lockring pliers is this the one?...

For the lockring pliers is this the one? http://www.amazon.com/HOZAN-YD-1015-Hozan-Head-Pliers/dp/B003LBSLUG

Also is this needed right off the bat or can wait?

I bought a regular 15mm stubby...
03-18-15, 06:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

Yeah I feel 80 is way to much when I am...

Yeah I feel 80 is way to much when I am mechanically inclined enough to put it together. I have worked on cars and motorcycles, I can work through getting it right. I picked up a new 15mm wrench,...
03-18-15, 02:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

I can tighten things and cut the cables no...

I can tighten things and cut the cables no problem. I have general wrenches and cutters.

I called my local bike shop and they want $80 to assemble the bike. I know I am mechanically inclined...
03-18-15, 12:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

I dont, it is one of those I bought online...

I dont, it is one of those I bought online complete things from city grounds Crew Bike Co. District Fixed Gear Bike Built By CG | City Grounds...
03-18-15, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,159
Posted By Chappys4life

I do have a general toolkit from working on cars....

I do have a general toolkit from working on cars. I should have a complete open end/box end metric set as well as sockets and pliers.

I do not have a chain tool or tire levers. I am not sure...
03-18-15, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,159
Posted By Chappys4life

First tool kit for a fixed gear

I am looking to put together a basic bike toolkit. I just bought my first road bike a Crew District and need a few tools to one assemble it and do maintenance.

To start I was thinking of getting:...
03-18-15, 11:29 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

Instead of the kit I am looking at starting with ...

Instead of the kit I am looking at starting with

Park Pedal Wrench
Park Hex folding set (3mm-10mm)
Portland Design 3wrencho

Would that get me through assembling the bike and bike things for...
03-18-15, 07:36 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,884
Posted By Chappys4life

Basic Toolkit

I am looking to put together a basic bike toolkit. I just bought my first road bike a Crew District and need a few tools to one assemble it and do maintenance.

To start I was thinking of getting...
03-17-15, 08:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,157
Posted By Chappys4life

Basic toolkit

I am looking to put together a basic bike toolkit. I just bought my first road bike a Crew District and need a few tools to one assemble it and do maintaince.

Any suggestions would be welcome.
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