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11-25-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 135
Posted By livedarklions

Rational people don't click on threads they don't...

Rational people don't click on threads they don't want to engage in. No one made you click on it. If there's a COVID forum, this is an appropriate topic for it.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 691
Posted By Greiselman

I think you'll find a lot of people here will...

I think you'll find a lot of people here will tell you to look at Light Bicycle. I think you could spec a pair of AR46s...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,876
Posted By nycphotography

I'm actually not. Generally speaking,...

I'm actually not. Generally speaking, "aftermarket" suppliers are allowed to make replacement parts for most things. Fram makes oil filters and air filters for Ford engines, for example, even new...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,876
Posted By nycphotography

Which is what happens when you don't litigate...

Which is what happens when you don't litigate them out of business.
Forum: Foo
11-17-20, 10:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 607
Posted By Will G

I did aircraft crash investigation in the Air...

I did aircraft crash investigation in the Air Force. The school was 5 months long and a large chunk was dedicated to psychology/physiology of humans and the weaknesses therein. This also covered...
Forum: Foo
11-16-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 607
Posted By wgscott

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11-16-20, 04:11 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,790
Posted By Trevtassie

I'm pretty sure Covid-19 could be bright purple...

I'm pretty sure Covid-19 could be bright purple with hi -viz stripes, the size of a bear and tend to tear your throat out with its 12" fangs, and the yanks would still ignore it if Trump said it's...
11-15-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,790
Posted By Trakhak

Nonpoliticized version: The World Health...

Nonpoliticized version: The World Health Organization did not change its stance on lockdowns...
11-15-20, 12:55 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,790
Posted By canklecat

The impression I'm getting from some family,...

The impression I'm getting from some family, acquaintances and social media contacts who are, to varying degrees, in denial about the pandemic, is that they're tired of the uncertainty and just want...
11-13-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By cxwrench

So you have 11 speed Campy shifters, a 9 speed...

So you have 11 speed Campy shifters, a 9 speed Campy derailleur, and a Shimano 9 speed cassette? And you're wondering why it won't work? :twitchy:
11-12-20, 07:28 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 7,808
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Hey, kids, look carefully. You can now see...

Hey, kids, look carefully. You can now see Darwinism in action! (May be prohibited by your local scool board, but take a guilty peep). Here we get to see our ex-friend, Mother Nature (cancel,...
11-04-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By mstateglfr

Donnelly didnt buy Clement so much as it leased...

Donnelly didnt buy Clement so much as it leased the rights to the Clement name for a number of years from Pirelli Tire. Pirelli was getting into the bike tire game and would have competed against...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-20, 03:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 574
Posted By noodle soup

This is why it’s better to buy bikes from your...

This is why it’s better to buy bikes from your LBS, if you aren’t a competent mechanic.
Forum: Foo
10-13-20, 06:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,091
Posted By sjanzeir

Well, she should. They likelywwere trying to...

Well, she should. They likelywwere trying to drive away the possible competition. The algorithms can only go so far:
...
Forum: Foo
10-13-20, 04:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,091
Posted By livedarklions

Everybody's favorite restaurant name in China: ...

Everybody's favorite restaurant name in China:

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Forum: Foo
10-13-20, 03:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,091
Posted By sjanzeir

"Apartment" Mount Disc Brakes

Welp, if Wiggle's copy...
10-12-20, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 444
Posted By cxwrench

Lacquer thinner. If they can't mount a tire w/o...

Lacquer thinner.
If they can't mount a tire w/o making a mess I wouldn't be paying them do the job. Any mechanic that has pride in their work wouldn't let a wheel out w/ glue all over the tire.
Forum: Touring
10-08-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,813
Posted By robow

Didn't they used to rent those at a bowling alley...

Didn't they used to rent those at a bowling alley ? : )
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,257
Posted By noodle soup

Hunt uses inferior house brand hubs(probably...

Hunt uses inferior house brand hubs(probably Novatec based), and Light Bicycle will build them with whatever hubs you specify.

if the hubs you want aren’t a stock option, they can likely get them...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,257
Posted By Elvo

https://www.lightbicycle.com/

https://www.lightbicycle.com/
10-01-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 9,883
Posted By JBHoren

Rivendell Bike Works: "Black Reparations Pricing"

Black Reparations Pricing (BRP)—Why Now, How It'll Work, and How You Can Play, Too (https://www.rivbike.com/pages/black-reparations-pricing)

I wonder if CA Governor Gavin Newsom will designate RBW...
Forum: Foo
09-28-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,709
Posted By bikecrate

Yeah, food okay. Trophy hunting I don't get. ...

Yeah, food okay. Trophy hunting I don't get. Especially big game hunters who go overseas to kill rare animals. As far as local hunters go, when in season, they park their trucks up and down the...
09-28-20, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By JohnDThompson

A RivNut is unlikely to be strong enough to...

A RivNut is unlikely to be strong enough to support a loaded pannier. Failure of the RivNut could easily progress to failure of the fork blade at the RivNut hole, which is unlikely to be a minor...
09-27-20, 05:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By Maelochs

That upper mounting bolt will be the focus of a...

That upper mounting bolt will be the focus of a lot of stress, and will likely rip loose and possibly damage the mounting hole. You have created a lever to magnify force on what was supposed to be a...
09-26-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By SalsaShark

I would not ride that with any sort of...

I would not ride that with any sort of substantial load affixed to the rack. The upper mounting bolt will not be able withstand the leverage from the weight being thrown around and will want to bend,...
09-26-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 577
Posted By cyccommute

I’m not sure your set up is going to work. The...

I’m not sure your set up is going to work. The arms of the on the rack are supposed to be on either side of the fork blade. That keeps it from twisting. I don’t think the way you have it now will...
Forum: Foo
09-25-20, 11:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,924
Posted By AnthonyG

Asking for your password has to be a scam. Has to...

Asking for your password has to be a scam. Has to be. I give my bank account number and name to various people such as employers so that they can directly pay me but no one EVER asks for, or needs my...
09-24-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,902
Posted By Steve B.

Why not just stick with SPD ?

Why not just stick with SPD ?
09-22-20, 04:02 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 14,102
Posted By genejockey

You also have to stop eating so much.

You also have to stop eating so much.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 08:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,249
Posted By Koyote

External Di2? That's only acceptable if you...

External Di2? That's only acceptable if you dress like this:

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Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,249
Posted By Ghazmh

It will look fugly. Save up a few more dollars...

It will look fugly. Save up a few more dollars and get the Etap.
09-12-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 6,459
Posted By Koyote

Riding gravel means you get to buy another bike.

Riding gravel means you get to buy another bike.
09-03-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Koyote

I would suggest not riding on that wheel until...

I would suggest not riding on that wheel until the rim is replaced. And while you’re at it, you should replace the spokes at the same time - they’re too inexpensive to bother with reusing old ones,...
Forum: Touring
09-03-20, 07:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,116
Posted By djb

Daveyboy, your comments about gearing are classic...

Daveyboy, your comments about gearing are classic roadie view. As you haven't toured before, just realize that it's a different kettle of fish--but we've all toured extensively with varying loads on...
08-18-20, 05:12 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-20, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By noodle soup

I'd probably go with Novatec, but honestly I'm...

I'd probably go with Novatec, but honestly I'm done with very low budget hubs. DT Swiss 350 hubs or Hope are probably the way I'd go. They cost a little more, but the durability is far superior.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 623
Posted By noodle soup

First of all, CLEAN YOUR FILTHY BIKE.

First of all, CLEAN YOUR FILTHY BIKE.
08-13-20, 06:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,627
Posted By Koyote

OP needs a second bike, or better wrenching...

OP needs a second bike, or better wrenching skills.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 02:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By SkepticalOne

2020 Trek Domane SLR Project One and Ceramic Speed T47 Bottom Bracket

Small PSA for anyone considering Ceramicspeed BB upgrade for Trek Project One...

I bought 2020 Trek Domane SLR Project One last fall and upgraded the BB to Ceramicspeed at the time of specing the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 18,552
Posted By guadzilla

You live in Watopia?

You live in Watopia?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-20, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By GlennR

Come on... you just wanted to show off the killer...

Come on... you just wanted to show off the killer garage storage ;)
Forum: Foo
07-25-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 597
Posted By FiftySix

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Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-20, 07:25 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 6,250
Posted By AdkMtnMonster

Thats kind of like saying that Trek makes a few...

Thats kind of like saying that Trek makes a few bicycles...
07-23-20, 11:45 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 9,741
Posted By DrIsotope

Not that I doubt the accuracy of his findings...

Not that I doubt the accuracy of his findings (within such a limited scope-- Heine's "science" is on par with say Mythbusters or GCN Does Science) but I think that it's natural for readers to raise...
07-23-20, 06:39 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 9,741
Posted By Koyote

I like his Bon Jon Pass tires, but Jan Heine and...

I like his Bon Jon Pass tires, but Jan Heine and the scientific method have only a passing acquaintance. I would take his conclusions with a large grain of salt.
07-19-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 509
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

Not every bike we ride will fit the tires and...

Not every bike we ride will fit the tires and fenders we wish for. The amount of clearance between the top of the rear fender and the underside of the brake bridge is pretty small so w=even if you...
07-12-20, 08:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,186
Posted By jim_pridx

I hear ya! I'm an aging musician who's decided to...

I hear ya! I'm an aging musician who's decided to drop out of the music scene due to Covid-19 while the rest of the guys in the band (all older as well) have proceeded to march forward into this...
Forum: Foo
06-29-20, 02:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,737
Posted By Notso_fastLane

That's why I plan to get one or two young and...

That's why I plan to get one or two young and hand raise them. They are really tame and friendly if they are hand raised. :)

But yes, otherwise, they are one of the meaner birds out there.
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,737
Posted By Notso_fastLane

We won't keep these three. Don't get me...

We won't keep these three.

Don't get me wrong, I'm gonna cry when we take them back for adoption, that's a foregone conclusion. ;)

But we just bought a house, and there's too much for a kitten...
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,737
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Fostering cats and kittens.

We lost our baby, Pixel, at the end of February, and I'm honestly still pretty heartbroken about it. So Mrs. WT aren't quite ready to adopt another kitten or cat quite yet. And we just bought a house...
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