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08-12-20, 05:56 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,029
Posted By noglider

In my view, most of the new stuff is mostly...

In my view, most of the new stuff is mostly better. Here are my complaints. They are not major.

New derailleurs and shifters don't last as long as the old stuff. They are more sensitive to things...
08-11-20, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,812
Views: 306,265
Posted By calamarichris

Exorcist (the 1973 original) - 8 out o 10. Very...

Exorcist (the 1973 original) - 8 out o 10. Very good. But didn't she speak Latin in reverse in the book? Haven't seen it since I was in my low-teens (30 years ago) and it made a lot more sense now.
...
08-10-20, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2,812
Views: 306,265
Posted By Chinghis

Fantastic! I had no idea Cliff John Ratzenberger...

Fantastic! I had no idea Cliff John Ratzenberger was in that. Will have to look for him.

Edit: Mind BLOWN! He was also in The Empire Strikes Back: Rebel Force Major Derlin! Holy cow.



Hah,...
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 10:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,737
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Now I can’t get My My My Sharona out of my head!...

Now I can’t get My My My Sharona out of my head! Was constantly on the radio back then.
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 10:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,737
Posted By canklecat

Nobody doesn't like Karen Carpenter. Anyone who...

Nobody doesn't like Karen Carpenter. Anyone who says they do is lying or has serious issues. Anyone who says they don't like soft rock or '70s pop, I tell 'em to watch some videos of The Carpenters....
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 09:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,256
Posted By Koyote

Go back and re-read my post: I called The...

Go back and re-read my post: I called The Replacements drunkards - not the others. And if you don't know that they were very often drunk onstage - and often too drunk to even make half-hearted...
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 08:46 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,256
Posted By Goofball

XTC oh, and the Hoodoo Gurus...duh

XTC
oh, and the Hoodoo Gurus...duh
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 08:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,256
Posted By ooga-booga

bummer you didn't like any of the others besides...

bummer you didn't like any of the others besides the replacements and seventies clash.
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,256
Posted By Trakhak

Welcome to the future. ...

Welcome to the future.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTe7U92ecX8
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,737
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Can I speak to the Bike Forums manager. :lol:

Can I speak to the Bike Forums manager. :lol:
Forum: Foo
08-08-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,737
Posted By FiftySix

So the name Karen looks to be going down the path...

So the name Karen looks to be going down the path of the names Peter or Dick.
08-07-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By RiceAWay

The bikes that were once considered...

The bikes that were once considered top-of-the-line are now sneered at. I have a '98 Basso Loto that is less than four lbs heavier that my Trek Madone 6.9 and rides far better. Since I am 190 lbs the...
08-07-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By rustystrings61

That era Raleigh Competition is an interesting...

That era Raleigh Competition is an interesting bike. Itís been described on the C&V forum as a ď1970s bike with 1930s geometry,Ē and thatís not too far off. A lot of the British club bikes...
08-06-20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By bikemig

Thanks for the link to the list. I like French...

Thanks for the link to the list. I like French road bikes a lot. They have character. I rebuilt a 70s Motobecane Grand Record last year and I'm currently building up a 70s Mercier 300.
08-06-20, 08:45 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By jay4usc

My Wabi Classic ...

My Wabi Classic


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08-06-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By 63rickert

Nicholas Frantz, 1928 Tour de France. With 100km...

Nicholas Frantz, 1928 Tour de France. With 100km remaining in 19th stage Frantz broke his frame. No team support at hand. He borrowed a bike, a woman’s roadster weighing approximately 30 kilos. Also...
08-06-20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By Koyote

You have removed this post's rather tiny amount...

You have removed this post's rather tiny amount of charm.
08-06-20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,899
Posted By unterhausen

The title of this thread was driving me crazy so...

The title of this thread was driving me crazy so I changed it. You can stop making scat jokes now.
08-06-20, 06:53 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By rustystrings61

Finally finished (sort of) after many delays and...

Finally finished (sort of) after many delays and detours - 1973 Raleigh Competition that is sort-of a single-speed. Nervar Star cranks with 42/44T rings, 17/19T Surly Dingle fixed on one side,...
Forum: Foo
08-04-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,256
Posted By ooga-booga

in a semi-related note, i am digging the new...

in a semi-related note, i am digging the new psychedelic furs album-made of rain. their first since 1991. richard butler sounds as good as ever.
08-04-20, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By thumpism

At least he didn't damage his bike, unless it was...

At least he didn't damage his bike, unless it was on his La Prealpina roof rack.
Forum: Commuting
08-01-20, 05:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,939
Posted By countrydirt

Thanks georgiaboy I haven't commuted regularly...

Thanks georgiaboy I haven't commuted regularly since around 1998 or 1999, so this will be a new adventure for me. I'm looking forward to doing my part.
Forum: Foo
07-27-20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,057
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Yup, my grandparents were married for over 50...

Yup, my grandparents were married for over 50 years. I get it :D the rest of us :innocent: so yes I wish the same for others..
Forum: Foo
07-27-20, 09:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,057
Posted By Hondo Gravel

No because we lost to LSU by one TD :lol: Would I...

No because we lost to LSU by one TD :lol: Would I love his bank account and everything else? Yup :lol: So would every red blooded American male. And all our blood is red and male no matter what race ...
07-23-20, 02:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,496
Posted By Jeffoutlaw

Drop bar Kona Unit SS

Converted my Kona Unit SS to drop bar. Tektro levers and Avid BB7 mechanical disc brakes. 27.5x2.8 WTB Ranger tires. ...
Forum: Commuting
07-22-20, 06:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,910
Posted By BobbyG

Thanks, but the only way I'm gonna "rule" the...

Thanks, but the only way I'm gonna "rule" the streets is with a tape measure.
07-21-20, 05:50 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 13,265
Posted By noglider

Cultures in the Catholic religion seem to be...

Cultures in the Catholic religion seem to be marked with passion. I won't go into theology to try to explain why, but it's an observation. And Italians seem even more so than, say, the French.
...
07-20-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,228
Posted By jack pot

https://youtu.be/sVA_f7W_GpY >>> FLASHDANCE with...

https://youtu.be/sVA_f7W_GpY >>> FLASHDANCE with bikes
07-20-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2,812
Views: 306,265
Posted By holytrousers

I thought i've watched all of kurosawa's films,...

I thought i've watched all of kurosawa's films, but somehow i've overlooked this one. Weird :foo:
Thank you georgiaboy :)
07-20-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 2,812
Views: 306,265
Posted By colorider

We saw Amadeus this weekend. 8/10. Very...

We saw Amadeus this weekend. 8/10. Very entertaining and made you forget it was 3 hrs long.
Forum: Commuting
07-17-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,910
Posted By fietsbob

Yea Jersey-knit fabrics give , Woven canvas...

Yea Jersey-knit fabrics give , Woven canvas 'Levi's' don't.

I have been using Tracksuit warmup Trousers Cycling for my transportation for years now.

A fabric with a smooth outer & fleeced...
Forum: Commuting
07-17-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,910
Posted By Trakhak

Any synthetic knit shorts or pants will last a...

Any synthetic knit shorts or pants will last a very long time, far longer than any natural fibers. The knit construction makes them air permeable, unlike tighter weaves, and provides about as much...
Forum: Commuting
07-17-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,910
Posted By Darth Lefty

The Levi's 511 commuters are still around or at...

The Levi's 511 commuters are still around or at least they were a year ago the last time I bought. They were in a separate pile at Macy's. Weirdly, there was nothing in the tags to indicate they were...
Forum: Commuting
07-17-20, 07:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,910
Posted By BobbyG

Black, dry-wicking golf shorts, worn with a belt....

Black, dry-wicking golf shorts, worn with a belt. I wear a phone holster on the belt, and put my keys in the front left pocket with a coiled "leash" clipped to a belt loop. I have ridden up to 6...
07-10-20, 02:29 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By abshipp

I laced up some Pelissier track hubs to some...

I laced up some Pelissier track hubs to some Araya rims for my Grand Jubile. I'm really happy to have some proper high flange track hubs on this, I had been running a 126 OLD freewheel road wheelset...
07-07-20, 08:14 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By pbass

My trusty 'Check is back to it's original...

My trusty 'Check is back to it's original singlespeed, flat bar glory. Just put the Nanos on today--so far I dig 'em--faster feeling than the Knards that I wore out....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,703
Posted By Cleave

Hi, I haven't posted on BikeForums in a long...

Hi,
I haven't posted on BikeForums in a long time and it's been even longer since I posted to this sub forum. I've had and still have an immediate family tragedy I'm working through but for some...
07-07-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By the sci guy

sorry for the crap staging & background but it's...

sorry for the crap staging & background but it's the only pic i have at the moment with the new stem, tape, and crank since last time I posted this bike I think.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,703
Posted By gsteinb

Pete's ghost bike ...

Pete's ghost bike

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06-24-20, 01:15 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By Skimax

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06-23-20, 11:03 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By pavement_nyc

"Silver Surfer"

Raw steel frame with arc bars and the biggest pedals I've ever seen in my life. Clear coat, clear grips and clear...
06-21-20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By acoustophile

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06-21-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By bonsai171

Kilo tt

Haven't posted here in a while, but I just re-built my Kilo TT. Lots of help from ya'll on the forum, I appreciate it!...
06-06-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By ethet

Something new to me

NBD was yesterday, today was the first full ride in earnest... Bridgestone Anchor NJS....
06-06-20, 12:45 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By Jmpierce

Got my own finally... ...

Got my own finally...


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05-27-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By 50voltphantom

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05-23-20, 10:12 PM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By Senrab62

Need a better crank and tape. Lighter wheelset...

Need a better crank and tape. Lighter wheelset and bar/stem combo from a road bike. Triple triangle goodness....
05-20-20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 88,955
Posted By IAmSam

My locale is reopening, but sadly they still have...

My locale is reopening, but sadly they still have our beach closed...


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02-06-20, 07:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,228
Posted By jon c.

Felt as if this scene was just put in to fill...

Felt as if this scene was just put in to fill time when I watched this first run:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_JPDEHU1ok
Forum: Foo
10-28-19, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1,651
Views: 122,522
Posted By caffein8ed

Lithics - Glass of Water ...

Lithics - Glass of Water
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLHqOy1CRjs
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