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Forum: Foo
09-25-20, 11:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,260
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...
09-16-20, 07:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By AnthonyG

Take a horizontal line from the top of the head...

Take a horizontal line from the top of the head tube/headset to where it intersects with the seatpost. Then measure from this point down to the centre of the bottom bracket. This will be the nominal...
08-02-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,318
Posted By AnthonyG

Sometimes/often its not so much a matter of...

Sometimes/often its not so much a matter of breaking in the saddle as its a matter of toughening up your arse.
My experience is that the longer your rides get the more you benefit from a HARD saddle...
07-28-20, 04:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 778
Posted By AnthonyG

Brand new chains are good to go for several...

Brand new chains are good to go for several hundred kilometres/miles before you need to worry about them. Lubricating a new chain will just make it more likely to pick up extra dirt and grit which...
06-30-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 12,983
Posted By AnthonyG

Meh. Try getting out of toe clips (EDIT:+ slotted...

Meh. Try getting out of toe clips (EDIT:+ slotted cleats) and straps that you have strapped down and your riding FIXED gear! That's when you learn to do a standstill, which is actually quite easy...
06-30-20, 06:56 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 12,983
Posted By AnthonyG

Clipless are no better than flats at what? ...

Clipless are no better than flats at what?
Answer, it turns out that they were only assessing efficiency on a stationary bike. Fine I can live with that, yet its not why I always ride clipped in....
06-19-20, 05:41 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 7,630
Posted By AnthonyG

Why? You have a wicked sense of humour Seattle...

Why?
You have a wicked sense of humour Seattle Forrest . JJ doesn't need my help.
06-14-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,419
Posted By AnthonyG

I think you're on the borderline for going up one...

I think you're on the borderline for going up one size and/or a slightly longer stem but its not that far out. You have a little bit of seatpost out on a horizontal top tube bike and a little bit of...
Forum: Foo
06-14-20, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7,953
Views: 1,464,593
Posted By AnthonyG

Ouch!

Ouch!
Forum: Foo
06-14-20, 02:11 AM
Replies: 7,953
Views: 1,464,593
Posted By AnthonyG

Are you guys trying to get this thread sent to...

Are you guys trying to get this thread sent to P&R?


https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1000/rx7_1_1530635969_d27ec02d95f2fd5ec1938079c9639e00cf18aa50.jpg

I always...
05-31-20, 07:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,510
Posted By AnthonyG

If they are comfortable when your cycling then...

If they are comfortable when your cycling then they did their job. You will always feel them when your off the bike though.
With use you will notice them less.
05-30-20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,135
Posted By AnthonyG

The OP wanted us to inform him as to how he can...

The OP wanted us to inform him as to how he can capture the Fairy at the bottom of the garden. Many of us were simply pointing out that the Fairy at the bottom of the garden didn't exist.
05-30-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,370
Posted By AnthonyG

Lightweight bicycle helmet design is probably on...

Lightweight bicycle helmet design is probably on the absolute limit of material capability and it won't take very much material degradation at all before they fail to deliver maximum performance....
05-15-20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,291
Posted By AnthonyG

They're inside out in order to show the pad. You...

They're inside out in order to show the pad. You can see the tag above which hopefully gives it away to most people.
05-14-20, 04:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,735
Posted By AnthonyG

I'm in the camp that reckons that 165mm is the...

I'm in the camp that reckons that 165mm is the longest that will really work for you although others may differ.
False economy as far as I'm concerned.
05-02-20, 06:59 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,621
Posted By AnthonyG

I though you would like it. I've worked with S...

I though you would like it. I've worked with S Koreans before. A very Patriarchal society.
05-02-20, 06:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,621
Posted By AnthonyG

Meh, nothing to worry about then. Apart from...

Meh, nothing to worry about then.
Apart from your father, who's going to get upset anyway.
05-02-20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,621
Posted By AnthonyG

This jersey wouldn't trigger any bad responses in...

This jersey wouldn't trigger any bad responses in Australia. Some would think its mildly amusing.
The USA is full of LUNATICS though so who knows.
04-25-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By AnthonyG

I have seen 360mm bars in the past, yet what...

I have seen 360mm bars in the past, yet what exactly do you mean by 360mm flared?

I've just measured my current handlebars. They are Ritchey PRO Biomax bars and they measure 360mm c-c at the...
04-15-20, 11:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By AnthonyG

KOPS as the ONLY position to be in is a myth. ...

KOPS as the ONLY position to be in is a myth. Sure.

I still find KOPS (knee over pedal spindle) as a useful reference point but yes, there are other factors to consider.
Being behind KOPS has...
Forum: Foo
04-04-20, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By AnthonyG

Oh my Giddy Aunt.

Imagine driving a truck like this for a living.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQVMjI9BGj4&t=202s
Forum: Foo
03-22-20, 07:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,699
Posted By AnthonyG

Now I've got cat video's all over my YouTube...

Now I've got cat video's all over my YouTube homepage. Here's a good one, cats PROTECTING babies.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vt78i1RGovI
Forum: Foo
03-22-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,699
Posted By AnthonyG

Kittens vs Dogs, ...

Kittens vs Dogs,

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XivWouSymCk
Forum: Foo
03-22-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By AnthonyG

This guy is also responsible for classics such as...

This guy is also responsible for classics such as Fat Pizza and Houso's.
He walks a REALLY fine line between honouring such lifestyles and mocking such lifestyles and I can't say that I know what...
Forum: Foo
03-22-20, 05:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By AnthonyG

Here's a great one of mostly remarkable...

Here's a great one of mostly remarkable successes, no audio though.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57VxoO68LVc&t=249s
Forum: Foo
03-22-20, 04:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By AnthonyG

Here, Hold My Beer.

What else are we going to do for the next 6 months!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzVqQWxBXQE
Forum: Foo
03-21-20, 07:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,699
Posted By AnthonyG

Kittens!!

Here's an example of hipsters shamelessly using kittens in a music video,

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NTMaymvAac&t=0s

Kittens rule.
03-17-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 923
Posted By AnthonyG

Either 2 bolt or 3 bolt systems will be a HUGE...

Either 2 bolt or 3 bolt systems will be a HUGE improvement over not being clipped in. 2 bolt systems have the advantage of being more walkable. If you are doing lots of miles on the bike and not...
Forum: Foo
01-03-20, 06:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 974
Posted By AnthonyG

12 year old, single Malt Scotch. Straight. ...

12 year old, single Malt Scotch. Straight. Maybe a wee drop of water or a single ice cube if you insist.
Forum: Foo
09-05-19, 07:47 AM
Replies: 11,057
Views: 2,286,484
Posted By AnthonyG

A Seinfeld reference? They just happened to...

A Seinfeld reference?

They just happened to rerun that episode over her a couple of days ago.
Forum: Foo
08-19-19, 06:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,295
Posted By AnthonyG

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1300x866/86400064_group_of_women_praying_1d46eb2af13a211b55602acf5c25b8a77a2746f1.jpg

Pure thoughts, pure thoughts, pure thoughts.

What? ...
Forum: Foo
08-12-19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,193
Posted By AnthonyG

The L.A.W. in this case is on the side of the...

The L.A.W. in this case is on the side of the executor. There is no law in the land that will or can deny the executor access. The Executor needs to get legal advice and its quite likely in the...
07-25-19, 06:11 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,479
Posted By AnthonyG

I have congenital deformities in my hands and as...

I have congenital deformities in my hands and as such I've had a LIFETIME of braking with the FRONT brake only. I need the other hand to hang on to the handlebars as tightly as possible.

Issues...
07-11-19, 09:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,801
Posted By AnthonyG

Currently there is a buzz about Magnesium...

Currently there is a buzz about Magnesium Threonate. I've tried it and its very good yet expensive. I'm not sure that I'm 100% committed to it or 100% recommending it yet its the bee's knee's at...
07-09-19, 12:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,123
Posted By AnthonyG

Try contacting this guy. Short Bicycle...

Try contacting this guy.

Short Bicycle Cranks (http://www.bikesmithdesign.com/Short_Cranks/)

Honestly. Just be thankful that you can get them at any price.
04-23-19, 01:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By AnthonyG

May I suggest that you consider fitting...

May I suggest that you consider fitting Butterfly/Trekking bars instead of drop bars to get some more hand positions. The conversion is a straight forward process of changing the bars. All levers and...
04-01-06, 12:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 20,674
Posted By AnthonyG

V-Brake levers have more cable pull than those...

V-Brake levers have more cable pull than those for canti-levers so the pads will move quickly from rest to the rim but won't offer you any power unless you have a tarzan style grip. Probably not...
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