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04-01-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 579
Posted By tds101

I have Sars-CoV-2/Covid-19,...and it sux,...

I'm home, recovering as it may, from the coronavirus. I'm living on Long Island, in NY,...the epicenter of the USA pandemic. I've had multiple coworkers die, including their family members. I'm one...
03-29-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,645
Posted By delbiker1

I do not believe anyone would put stainless steel...

I do not believe anyone would put stainless steel or titanium handlebars on that bike. It would be senseless. I think they are probable aluminum, maybe a low grade steel alloy. What does it matter,...
03-29-20, 06:46 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,645
Posted By dedhed

That's not a bike that would normally have a Ti...

That's not a bike that would normally have a Ti or SS anything on it.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-20, 03:25 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 3,293
Posted By Cypress

Because the paired spoke fad has rightfully...

Because the paired spoke fad has rightfully passed. I've found them to be flexier than normally-laced wheels. Breaking a spoke on a paired-spoke wheel usually makes it unrideable.
03-24-20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 181
Posted By Drew Eckhardt

2010 right 10 speed Ultrashift levers got a new...

2010 right 10 speed Ultrashift levers got a new index disc with stiffer detents due to customer complaints in 2009
2015 the Ultrashift design changed

IIRC, all the 2010 Ultrashift levers run...
03-09-20, 09:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,225
Posted By mstateglfr

The real topic should be why you think that stuff...

The real topic should be why you think that stuff is funny enough or true enough to be worth sending out to others to look at.

Those rules are as relevant to actual bicycling as a motorcycle and...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 22,257
Posted By Psimet2001

HHAHAHAHAHhahaaaaa... carbon wheels aren't...

HHAHAHAHAHhahaaaaa... carbon wheels aren't driving a lot of business right now. Trust me. Just about everyone in the wheel business is level or down.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-20, 12:28 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,777
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I think it's a little unhelpful that we refer to...

I think it's a little unhelpful that we refer to anything that isn't pavement as "gravel." I hate riding on actual gravel - pea sized rocks, bunch of them, especially when it's deep. We have a lot...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-20, 09:50 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,777
Posted By indyfabz

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Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,777
Posted By indyfabz

I like "gravel." ...

I like "gravel."


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02-16-20, 09:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,086
Posted By Ferrouscious

I just got my first modern pair of riding shoes....

I just got my first modern pair of riding shoes. They have BOAs. They're neat, I guess. With the specific model I have, you just pull the dial out to release all tension and slip off the shoe. I...
02-15-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,288
Posted By Ballenxj

Shame on you Bike Forums!

You are obviously selling email addresses. :bang: Today I received this AD, which I will copy and paste here....
02-15-20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,381
Posted By jcg878

I work in infectious diseases, have serious...

I work in infectious diseases, have serious concerns about our ability to control this virus, and have no problems with people also being worried about the impact that it will have on the global...
02-12-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,531
Posted By grizzly59

Aluminum frames are welded then heat treated. ...

Aluminum frames are welded then heat treated. You need the proper heat treatment which a good tig welder can't do himself. Frame is scrap. New frame is far far cheaper than your medical bills when...
Forum: Commuting
02-04-20, 09:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Darth Lefty

The problem with slop is it tends to work itself...

The problem with slop is it tends to work itself worse.
01-06-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 134,646
Posted By Junkbeast

I got these customized bar end caps. I had to...

I got these customized bar end caps. I had to order 2 separate sets to get the combination, so I have a 2nd pair....
01-06-20, 08:17 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By Kapusta

Actually, that was the specific intent of the OP.

Actually, that was the specific intent of the OP.
01-06-20, 06:41 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By indyfabz

I saw a girl do it the other day. Of course, she...

I saw a girl do it the other day. Of course, she looked to be about the age of 6.
01-06-20, 06:08 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By frogmorton

The OP is a troll that comes to this forum every...

The OP is a troll that comes to this forum every few months to stir things up and then sit back on his trike and eat popcorn. Donít feed the trolls.
01-05-20, 08:00 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By Happy Feet

Did somebody say Fat Bike? ...

Did somebody say Fat Bike?

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49289704083_0c88077a9f_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2i6yBNc)
01-05-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By tomato coupe

Actually, no one is asking that question. ...

Actually, no one is asking that question. Seriously.
01-05-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 7,738
Posted By dedhed

As someone who works in urban construction I'll...

As someone who works in urban construction I'll not agree with that. I've experienced enough people driving through 6' high 3 rail barricades, barrels, cones, every imaginable traffic control device...
Forum: Foo
12-28-19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 863
Posted By clemsongirl

I love her strength and her perseverance...

I love her strength and her perseverance especially with being so young. climate change is a serious matter and she presents it as such....and in the face of detractors without blinking!

and i...
12-28-19, 07:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 745
Posted By Dan Burkhart

I have mine bolted to a heavy truck brake drum....

I have mine bolted to a heavy truck brake drum. Nice and stable for all but the heaviest bike.
Easily obtainable at any heavy truck repair facility. A worn out drum works just fine. You might have...
12-28-19, 05:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By Dan Burkhart

Why you should leave bike maintenance to the professionals.

Unless you know all the secrets like this one.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNIjkQ8ZHgs
12-27-19, 09:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By Koyote

My thought is this: You should not test ride...

My thought is this: You should not test ride something at your LBS if you intend to buy it online.

Aside from that, I have never given a moment's thought to the number of pawls in any of my hubs.
12-23-19, 12:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 767
Posted By mstateglfr

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Forum: Foo
12-19-19, 08:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,146
Posted By FiftySix

I'll tell you why there's no base on the moon....

I'll tell you why there's no base on the moon. Space 1999 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space:_1999).

That show probably turned off more adults from space exploration than any other. Don't...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,794
Posted By tyrion

I've seen worse websites for successful...

I've seen worse websites for successful businesses:

https://www.lingscars.com/

So bad, it's good.
12-16-19, 04:39 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,184
Posted By wolfchild

These types of videos are very misleading and...

These types of videos are very misleading and prove absolutely nothing... There are certain rim/tire combinations which are impossible to work on without a strong set of tire levers. It becomes even...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,195
Posted By Psimet2001

Yeah... we used to die and wheels would assplode...

Yeah... we used to die and wheels would assplode all the time. not a single ride would go by where something catastrophic wouldn't happen but it's good to know you wouldn't do what literally tens of...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-19, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,055
Posted By Psimet2001

*cough* I know a guy with time in the off season....

*cough* I know a guy with time in the off season. *cough*
12-05-19, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By mstateglfr

Google surly forks. Lots of different options...

Google surly forks. Lots of different options that are straight and disc.
they all have different axle to crown measurements, so buy the one that is the closest match to your bike's fork.
...
12-04-19, 11:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By ThermionicScott

22tpi, almost 900 grams each, not sure why anyone...

22tpi, almost 900 grams each, not sure why anyone would be surprised that it's a slow tire. Heck, they are barely lighter than the studded tires I use in the winter! :twitchy:
12-04-19, 11:46 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 8,648
Posted By tcs

Ever wonder why the styrofoam that lasts...

Ever wonder why the styrofoam that lasts thousands of years in the landfill (or wetlands) breaks down in a few years in a bike helmet?

Helmet age testing:
https://helmets.org/helmetlineraging.htm
11-27-19, 03:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,370
Posted By rydabent

I will be 81 in less than a month. I have a LWB...

I will be 81 in less than a month. I have a LWB bent and a trike. I ride one or the other about 25 miles every other day. A couple of doctors have told me I an in the 98th percentile for my age. ...
11-22-19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,081
Posted By dsbrantjr

If a deal looks too good to be true it probably...

If a deal looks too good to be true it probably isn't.
11-20-19, 05:53 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,568
Posted By shelbyfv

Now we're rolling:deadhorse:

Now we're rolling:deadhorse:
11-20-19, 05:30 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 11,568
Posted By bobwysiwyg

Sounds like you've made your decision. Are you...

Sounds like you've made your decision. Are you looking for affirmation or to be talked out of it?
11-20-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 773
Posted By Wilfred Laurier

Does the sticker on the rim actually say "FOR...

Does the sticker on the rim actually say "FOR DISC BREAK ONLY"?
Forum: Touring
11-11-19, 11:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,067
Posted By wgscott

If you can somehow attach a low-rider to it, you...

If you can somehow attach a low-rider to it, you could have one huge front left pannier, which woudl greatly facilitate counter-clockwise touring.
11-03-19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,314
Posted By shoota

On open public roads.

On open public roads.
10-22-19, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,668
Posted By rando_couche

A gravel bike is a bike ridden on gravel roads. ...

A gravel bike is a bike ridden on gravel roads. For instance, my Mondia Special, back in the mid 70's.
10-13-19, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,864
Posted By ThermionicScott

Pee on it yourself to reclaim it.

Pee on it yourself to reclaim it.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,889
Posted By mstateglfr

No.

No.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-19, 07:35 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 7,889
Posted By indyfabz

No.

No.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-28-19, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 604
Posted By rubiksoval

DT Swiss makes DT Swiss hubs.

DT Swiss makes DT Swiss hubs.
09-26-19, 12:21 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,397
Posted By Spoonrobot

About 8000 tubed and 4000 tubeless. I got a few...

About 8000 tubed and 4000 tubeless. I got a few small nicks but no cuts past the tread nor any punctures. The mileage has been broken up over 4 years or so and split in that sometimes I'd replace the...
09-26-19, 11:44 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,397
Posted By Spoonrobot

I've found puncture and wear resistance for the...

I've found puncture and wear resistance for the Rene Herse tires to be very good. I usually get around 4500 miles from my regular Baby Shoe Pass 650bx42 tires, I only tested the other sizes and did...
09-21-19, 10:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,910
Posted By easyupbug

Exactly

It was not really what I would call hilarity but shock, I was on my baby at the time, a brand spanking new Campagnolo state of the art 50/34 arm careening down the asphalt, I felt horrible.
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