Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: flan48
Showing results 1 to 45 of 45
Search took 0.02 seconds.
02-17-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,005
Posted By Ironfish653

My saddle (Ronin Evo) has a $300 bike...

My saddle (Ronin Evo) has a $300 bike https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1597_4c860e4556c9bb6ac863cba9556c6eb9f6712028.jpg
01-13-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 725
Posted By Koyote

Just curious: are you unusually small or large,...

Just curious: are you unusually small or large, or have some other unusual proportions that would require a custom-made cycling jersey?

Even aside from the foregoing question, I very much doubt...
01-13-21, 06:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 725
Posted By Speedway2

Wool makes a great layer for warmth. However, I...

Wool makes a great layer for warmth. However, I prefer layering synthetics because they are easier to clean.
Let's face it....you're gonna sweat and synthetics can simply get tossed into the...
01-12-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 725
Posted By epnnf

everybody does something different. You may have...

everybody does something different. You may have to experiment.
01-11-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3,309
Sticky 65-85+ Thread
Views: 486,521
Posted By Merrimac

Been there, done that—getting off, when I was...

Been there, done that—getting off, when I was using clipless shoes for the first time. My wife and daughter witnessed the fall as my bike came to a stop in the driveway.

I'm 74, had a knee...
01-04-21, 10:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 725
Posted By drlogik

Cool or cold? There's a difference. Cool weather...

Cool or cold? There's a difference. Cool weather I like to layer. I prefer all synthetics for "cool" weather. For cold weather, I agree with Toadmeister, Merino wool as undergarment with cycling-type...
01-04-21, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 585,105
Posted By sjanzeir

A better question to ask would be this: any other...

A better question to ask would be this: any other bike I may want to consider upgrading to in a year's time? (FX or otherwise.) While there's nothing wrong with the this FX1, you'll soon find...
12-01-20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,438
Posted By travelerman

The coldest temp at which I will ride...

The coldest temp at which I will ride intentionally is 40 F - and it needs to be sunny and not stupid-windy.

If I paid for a charity or organized ride, or made a promise to someone I would...
11-29-20, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2,304
Views: 156,770
Posted By biker128pedal

Nice 29 mile ride this afternoon after installing...

Nice 29 mile ride this afternoon after installing a new kitchen faucet. :thumb: Had a chance to stop a take a picture of the new T.C. Walker mural in Gloucester Courthouse.


...
11-01-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,072
Posted By BobbyG

I was really expecting a thread about chain...

I was really expecting a thread about chain rings...although in this case it turned out to be a "ball and chain ring".

Mazel Tov to you both!
10-31-20, 07:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,072
Posted By Tomm Willians

Today I put a ring on it !

Married my adventure/cycling buddy today in Reno ! Between her sense of humor, zest for life and an incredible collection of bikes I would have been nuts to not tie this knot....
10-19-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,729
Posted By bblair

Thanks for help and ideas. My struggle was with...

Thanks for help and ideas. My struggle was with attaching something to a concrete cinderblock wall. Youtube to the rescue! I found these Tapcon screws and they worked great. Of course, now I have...
10-01-20, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7,640
Views: 2,455,059
Posted By Way2Slow

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

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1639/img_2331_4ebdad43ebe029b60ae0cf2aaf2e60303ee5e39a.jpg

Specialized Sirrus X 5.0 - not the best picture...
10-01-20, 07:19 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,274
Posted By John_V

The problem with fixed mirrors is vibration....

The problem with fixed mirrors is vibration. While some are better than others at reducing vibration, the problem is always there. The problem I found with helmet and eye glass mirrors (I've used...
09-29-20, 04:55 PM
Replies: 2,850
Views: 672,321
Posted By grizzly907la

Very nice!!!! Making old, things, new again, is...

Very nice!!!! Making old, things, new again, is the best!
09-29-20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,850
Views: 672,321
Posted By noglider

I just finished rebuilding this 1971 Raleigh...

I just finished rebuilding this 1971 Raleigh Super Course. The headset and brake calipers are original. Everything else is not. It has a Claris 2x8 drivetrain and a hub-dynamo-powered headlight.

I...
09-24-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 1,503
Views: 442,682
Posted By Mojo31

Damn, that's a shine! I'm pretty OCD with my...

Damn, that's a shine!

I'm pretty OCD with my cars. Won't own a black car for obvious reasons.

This one rarely even sees rain. 503hp makes it hard to hook in the wet. :D
...
09-24-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,503
Views: 442,682
Posted By Way2Slow

I seen them on Landry's, didn't think to change...

I seen them on Landry's, didn't think to change the region - thanks for the tip! Hopefully they're updating the website with the newer models but then again, the madness will start all over again...
09-20-20, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,457
Posted By GlennR

Wear whatever you're comfortable in.

Wear whatever you're comfortable in.
09-19-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 775
Posted By GlennR

Glad you're OK... bike is secondary.

Glad you're OK... bike is secondary.
09-18-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,729
Posted By 3Roch

does not get much easier or cheaper (one 2x4)...

does not get much easier or cheaper (one 2x4) than this, and it works. You could, of course, put multiple holders on the same base legs...
09-17-20, 07:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,729
Posted By GlennR

It's gonna be the cheapest and you can make it...

It's gonna be the cheapest and you can make it exactly to fit your needs.

6 bikes displayed will take a lot of room. Depending on the ceiling height you can wall mount them one about the other so...
09-02-20, 10:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,703
Posted By blknytro

Totally agree. I rarely get sick- having a...

Totally agree. I rarely get sick- having a healthy lifestyle will certainly reduce the risk of catching something. Keep riding!
09-02-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,703
Posted By C.corri

I live in Phoenix and have never really had to...

I live in Phoenix and have never really had to change my lifestyle For flu season. I would worry more about flu season if I was in a gym environment using the same equipment that other people were...
08-25-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,860
Posted By trailangel

I vote for a dislike button on BF

I vote for a dislike button on BF
08-19-20, 01:22 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,479
Posted By PDKL45

This is like the time some guy here attacked me...

This is like the time some guy here attacked me as being unreasonable for using math (theoretical nonsense!) to show that pairing an 11-40 cassette with a 30-39-50 road triple might not be a great...
08-18-20, 04:01 PM
08-11-20, 09:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,281
Posted By berner

I always amazes me that some people never ask...

I always amazes me that some people never ask questions but also encourage others not to ask any questions either. The rule is, if you never ask questions you never learn anything.

I think a nap...
08-11-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,281
Posted By bblair

What you describe sounds like a perfect day to...

What you describe sounds like a perfect day to me.

Go for a ride. Then take a shower, drink a beer and have a nap. Wake up in time to light the grill and open another cold one. Being retired, I...
08-10-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,313
Posted By camjr

Nice! I still ride the hell out of my 2013 2.1...

Nice! I still ride the hell out of my 2013 2.1 (blue)
07-19-20, 12:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,281
Posted By glenncz

I think aging may have something to do with it....

I think aging may have something to do with it. ya think??
The comments on this board are RIDICULOUS to think that some doctor is going to know why a 67 yr cycler "needs a nap" after riding 30+...
05-20-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By OhLylo

I got an Emonda SL 5! Haven't been able to ride...

I got an Emonda SL 5! Haven't been able to ride it yet, but it looks lovely on my trainer.



Cheers. Surgery is done, they ended up doing a repair so it'll be a bit before I can pedal again. Two...
05-19-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,758
Posted By Koyote

I disagree, though acknowledge that one must be...

I disagree, though acknowledge that one must be careful about it. I have had some seemingly productive encounters with motorists, even (especially) after they have done something that endangered me....
05-19-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,758
Posted By AdkMtnMonster

Rule #1...

Rule #1 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) : Do not engage.
Rule #2 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) : Always obey Rule #1...
05-19-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,758
Posted By Hypno Toad

The Toad is a jerk

I need to vent a story from yesterday's ride ... I feel like a jerk, but also know that I wasn't really 'wrong', it was just a bad situation. Here's what happened:

I was riding a narrow,...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,905
Posted By eaglesandcycling

outburst?? lol. hardly.. nothing happened. every...

outburst?? lol. hardly.. nothing happened. every ride i go on, i cross paths with some dude or 2 with this elitist attitude. again, most are not this way
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,905
Posted By WhyFi

I can't say that I recall ever meeting an...

I can't say that I recall ever meeting an arrogant roadie in real life - everyone that I'm met and talked to has been pretty chill. Then again, I don't see a lack of acknowledgement as a sign...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,905
Posted By guadzilla

Cyclists are a sub-set of people and so have the...

Cyclists are a sub-set of people and so have the same range of personalities as people in general. If we all accept (or so I hope, anyway) that things like skin color, religion, nationality, etc dont...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,897
Posted By Seattle Forrest

It's ok to use platform pedals if you're more...

It's ok to use platform pedals if you're more comfortable that way. The important thing is you're riding.
05-08-20, 02:25 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,939
Posted By adlai

Look at the range of that drivetrain. Tiny front...

Look at the range of that drivetrain. Tiny front crank, gigantic cassette
05-08-20, 02:04 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,939
Posted By hillyman

A 90s mountain bike is now the new advanced...

A 90s mountain bike is now the new advanced technology. We've come a long way baby
03-22-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 14,477
Posted By Maelochs

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

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/288x321/ccp_virus_exponential_09a7c0d5337feaf129abf5519e2f45318a9362d1.jpg
03-21-20, 07:43 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 14,477
Posted By Maelochs

Hmmmm. here is the thing .... if you run a small...

Hmmmm. here is the thing .... if you run a small business you have to either work with a crew of others, and or/sell to people. Which means, a lot of close-range contact with a large number of...
04-29-16, 08:52 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 30,736
Posted By badger1

+1, except I'd say "with a year's worth of...

+1, except I'd say "with a year's worth of salt".
04-29-16, 08:27 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 30,736
Posted By kickstart

Over the past month counting every mile ridden,...

Over the past month counting every mile ridden, for commuting, running errands, and recreational riding, my average speed has been 11.5 mph.

One should take the "average" speeds many post on BF...
Showing results 1 to 45 of 45


 
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.