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08-13-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 111
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Posted By kirby999

I checked out your bike pictures . Nice...

I checked out your bike pictures . Nice collection of bikes !
08-13-20, 07:55 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles(now is 200) 8-01 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles(now is 200)

8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
08-12-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,594
Posted By kirby999

I liked my Crosscut as a 1X drivetrain, I decided...

I liked my Crosscut as a 1X drivetrain, I decided to change my CrissCross to 1X.
We just had a rain shower , so it’ll be tomorrow before I can try it out properly.
This one has a 11-34 cassette....
08-12-20, 10:49 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
8-09 8.3
08-11-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
8-09 8.3
08-10-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By kirby999

Thanks , I had just about given up on it and...

Thanks , I had just about given up on it and decided to try some smaller ,shorter tires .
Thinking of going 1X on the crank with a 32 tooth oval chainring , make it easier on the knees . I never...
08-10-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25,417
Views: 2,507,883
Posted By kirby999

Rode my Rockhopper this morning . ...

Rode my Rockhopper this morning .
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08-10-20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By kirby999

Finally, I like my Rockhopper

I bought the Rockhopper last year , with the intention to make a MUP hybrid out it that rides like , hopefully better, than , my old Specialized Hardrock , but a newer version.
Iíve struggled...
08-10-20, 08:55 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
8-09 8.3
08-09-20, 02:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

Rode my old Black Electra C1 this morning after...

Rode my old Black Electra C1 this morning after our parking lot Church Revival Service . Due to Covid we’re having our Sunday morning Services in the Church parking lot . I kinda like it . Something...
08-09-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
8-09 8.3
08-08-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 25,417
Views: 2,507,883
Posted By kirby999

Neighborhood ride this morning on my Schwinn...

Neighborhood ride this morning on my Schwinn CrossCut. ...
08-08-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0
8-08 7.3
08-07-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 101,866
Posted By kirby999

The only thing I can do is to give you my...

The only thing I can do is to give you my comparison as to how big the 650bx2.3” tires on my Roll, are compared to the 26x2.5” Maxxis Hookworms I have on my Hardrock and the 29x2.5” Maxxis Hookworms...
08-07-20, 09:34 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2
8-07 9.0

mtd 47.8
08-06-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7,575
Views: 2,372,132
Posted By kirby999

1993 Schwinn CrossCut . New wheels, tires,...

1993 Schwinn CrossCut . New wheels, tires, brakes, gears including going from 3x7 to 1x8 . ...
08-06-20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,594
Posted By kirby999

Upgraded my Crosscut today . Ever since I bought...

Upgraded my Crosscut today . Ever since I bought it ,over ten years ago , Iíve been trying to move the old beat up cage pedals from the cranks .
Iíve ruined more wrenched trying to get them off and...
08-06-20, 04:06 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 101,866
Posted By kirby999

Thought about it , but never tried it . Iím...

Thought about it , but never tried it . Iím thinking something around 2Ē .
I think the stock tires are supposed to be 2.3Ē but they are the biggest 2.3Ē Iíve ever seen.
08-06-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 miles
8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0
8-06 6.2

mtd 38.8
ytd 1093.6
08-05-20, 06:55 AM
Replies: 25,417
Views: 2,507,883
Posted By kirby999

Took my Schwinn CrissCross for a Six mile ride...

Took my Schwinn CrissCross for a Six mile ride before breakfast this morning . Nice 70 degrees .
...
08-05-20, 06:01 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 Miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 Miles

8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5
8-05 6.0

MTD 32.6
YTD 1087.4
08-04-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 874
Posted By kirby999

x2 !

x2 !
08-04-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 874
Posted By kirby999

When I ride my pieced together SS with its missed...

When I ride my pieced together SS with its missed
matched wheels , it takes me back to my youth.
The time I built a bike from parts salvage from trash piles.
I’d pick up bike frames , wheels or...
08-04-20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 Miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 Miles

8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1
8-04 6.5

MTD 26.6
YTD 1081.4
08-03-20, 08:46 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 Miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 Miles

8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5
8-03 7.1

MTD 20.1
YTD 1074.9
08-02-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

Got out around ten this morning. Already 84 with...

Got out around ten this morning. Already 84 with heat index of 93 when I started .
Rode my no name SS I put together this past week .
I kept feel a bump when pedaling . When I got back home I...
08-02-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1,143
Views: 358,978
Posted By kirby999

My latest build . Coaster brake , 700c SS Cruiser...

My latest build . Coaster brake , 700c SS Cruiser .
updated Pic . Swapped out the stem for a taller one which moved the bars forward a little giving me more top bar length . More space between me...
08-02-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 Miles 8-01 6.5 8-02 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 Miles

8-01 6.5
8-02 6.5

MTD 13.0
YTD 1067.8
Took the new build SS out this morning. Got it back home and discovered the crank axle had too much play in it . I figured it was...
08-01-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

coaster brake on the rear . The rear is actually...

coaster brake on the rear . The rear is actually a 27” . I’m waiting for a silver 700c coaster brake rear that’s on order .
I wanted to go with black rims but the silver was $40 cheaper . I swapped...
08-01-20, 09:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 874
Posted By kirby999

What is it about Single Speed Bikes .

Just what is it about SS bikes ?
To me itís the simplicity.
About half of my stable of bikes are SS . But most are cruisers .
Most are coaster brake hubs , not for the brake , but for the quiet...
08-01-20, 08:40 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

August Goal 125 Miles 8-01 6.5 MTD 6.5 ...

August Goal 125 Miles

8-01 6.5

MTD 6.5
YTD 1061.3
Rode my newly built Single Speed bike this morning. It performed well . Getting ready for Single Speed Sunday ride . ...
07-31-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 1,944
Posted By kirby999

In July I thought the heat was going to get me...

In July I thought the heat was going to get me but I wound up with my personal best since I’ve been logging my rides .
But , August here in Georgia can be rough .
I’m going to stick with a goal...
07-31-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

I just couldnít get comfortable riding the Mixte...

I just couldnít get comfortable riding the Mixte . The frame is just too small for me .
After searching through my old frames , I chose this one that I had painted black a few years ago . I do t...
07-31-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-30-20, 09:46 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-29-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

Bike is coming along and evolving. Waiting on a...

Bike is coming along and evolving.
Waiting on a 700c coaster brake rear wheel and the front brake caliper.
Then I can have front and rear tires that match . And have a front brake that’ll make feel...
07-29-20, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 486
Posted By kirby999

I like Maxxis Hookworms 26x2.5’s as long as they...

I like Maxxis Hookworms 26x2.5’s as long as they fit and on an Electra , they should .
The writing is only on one side though , wish it were on both ! ...
07-29-20, 08:26 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-28-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-27-20, 10:35 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-26-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

Iím building a Single Speed Sunday bike . This...

Iím building a Single Speed Sunday bike .
This is what threw together this afternoon. Still a lot of tweaking before itíll be ready for Sunday rides but I think itís going to be a nice one just for...
07-26-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,750
Posted By kirby999

Single Speed Sunday , so I took the Black Electra...

Single Speed Sunday , so I took the Black Electra out for the first half of my daily ride .
...
07-26-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03 10.2 ...

July Goal 125
7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
7-09 6.0
07-26-20, 06:14 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

Those days are needed sometimes.

Those days are needed sometimes.
07-25-20, 08:59 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03...

July Goal 125

7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
07-24-20, 08:52 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03...

July Goal 125

7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
07-22-20, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,143
Views: 358,978
Posted By kirby999

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

Swapped out the frame today . The blue Schwinn was too small for me . ...
07-22-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By kirby999

The Schwinn frame was just too small for me , so...

The Schwinn frame was just too small for me , so this afternoon I dug out my Fuji MTB frame and swapped everything over .
I liked the blue , but I like the white and blue also .
...
07-22-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03...

July Goal 125

7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
07-21-20, 08:40 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 7,358
Posted By kirby999

July Goal 125 7-01 5.6 7-02 6.2 7-03...

July Goal 125

7-01 5.6
7-02 6.2
7-03 10.2
7-04 9.0
7-05 7.3
7-06 5.5
7-07 8.0
7-08 7.1
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