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06-26-19, 09:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Phil_gretz

All blackboards used to have spell check built...

All blackboards used to have spell check built in. The problem is that the software hasn't been loaded for the past two generations...
06-25-19, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By bonsai171

"Despite of my rage I am still just a rat in a...

"Despite of my rage I am still just a rat in a cage."

-Smashing Pumpkins
06-25-19, 06:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By frogmorton

We’re spoiled in St Louis to have several shops...

We’re spoiled in St Louis to have several shops that have knowledgeable staffs that are very active riders. I’d seek out shops that have organized rides. That’s a good sign.
06-25-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By downhillmaster

This. Why in the world would anyone waste time...

This.
Why in the world would anyone waste time asking questions they knew the answer to?
You weren’t interviewing a doctor for open heart surgery. You were buying a bike that you already...
06-25-19, 08:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By downhillmaster

Replace the words bike and shop with the name of...

Replace the words bike and shop with the name of any and EVERY other retail business in the world and it is the exact same.
What’s your point here?
Felt the need to bash bike shops on a bike forum...
06-25-19, 07:54 AM
Replies: 24,405
Views: 1,902,059
Posted By seau grateau

Today I checked the tracking for an item I...

Today I checked the tracking for an item I ordered on eBay. On Saturday it was in Philadelphia. By Monday it made it to Chicago. I live in Philadelphia. :foo:
06-25-19, 07:50 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By TheRef

I understand your frustration but the currently...

I understand your frustration but the currently offering from most manufactures is insane. Nevermind if the LBS is a multi-brand dealer.

I purchased a Trek Checkpoint a couple weeks ago. I knew...
06-25-19, 07:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By Wilfred Laurier

There are a large number of people who play a...

There are a large number of people who play a game I like to call "Stump the Bikestore".
People playing STBS might come in with tricky questions about obsolete parts ('you don't know the different...
06-25-19, 07:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By TMonk

what about a bullet with butterfly wings?

what about a bullet with butterfly wings?
06-25-19, 07:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By wphamilton

Well it's retail and the guy working the floor...

Well it's retail and the guy working the floor isn't always the most knowledgeable. That said, sometimes they're right and it was my knowledge that was incomplete.

Personally I'd much rather that...
06-25-19, 07:32 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By Wilfred Laurier

Bike shops are a tough business, esp. in the area...

Bike shops are a tough business, esp. in the area of finding and keeping knowledgeable and reliable staff. The turnover is often high, normally many students come in seasonally. Some people they...
06-25-19, 07:26 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,843
Posted By TakingMyTime

It sounds like you were only in there to prove...

It sounds like you were only in there to prove you knew more than he did. If you already know everything about the bike, why all the questions?
06-24-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By Wilfred Laurier

Terrible choice for an upgrade project. Find a...

Terrible choice for an upgrade project. Find a decent quality older rigid MTB second hand.

Also, I don't understand the obsession with converting perfectly serviceable 26" wheels to 650B - what...
06-23-19, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By alcjphil

Is this the bike?...

Is this the bike? https://www.walmart.com/ip/26-Mens-Schwinn-Sidewinder-Bike/151457759
If it is, this is not a good candidate for conversion to a larger wheel size. The rear rim brake will no...
06-22-19, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 944
Posted By canklecat

Needs transparent walls and path. And frikkin...

Needs transparent walls and path. And frikkin sharks with frikkin laser beams.
06-21-19, 06:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,191
Posted By wgscott

I have a plastic surgeon resculpt the contours of...

I have a plastic surgeon resculpt the contours of my arse, so that I don't have to waste a perfectly good saddle.
06-19-19, 02:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,264
Posted By Brocephus

Is he the new pool boy/love-interest in some...

Is he the new pool boy/love-interest in some Mexican telenovella !! :roflmao:
06-19-19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,426
Posted By TimothyH

Service life of White Lightening Clean Ride...

Service life of White Lightening Clean Ride sucks.

If that is what he was using then that would explain why he is going through so much of it.


-Tim-
06-17-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 982
Posted By DHPflaumer

Same price range as the Chesters, but I REALLY...

Same price range as the Chesters, but I REALLY love the MKS Lambda pedals.
...
06-16-19, 03:59 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,529
Posted By TimothyH

Using Strobes on the Trail

Please don't turn this into a complain thread.

I'd simply like to ask those of you who use high powered strobe lights on the rail trails to please stop.

I'm not talking about crowded,...
06-14-19, 05:48 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 8,525
Posted By Chipbyrd

As the great western philosopher, Archie Bunker,...

As the great western philosopher, Archie Bunker, said to his prize student, Meathead, “I got two words for you ‘crap’ ‘ola’”. Buy the bike you want, can afford and makes you happy.
06-14-19, 04:19 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 8,525
Posted By Machka

If $10,000 for a bicycle is too much, what about...

If $10,000 for a bicycle is too much, what about $30,000 for a yacht or $15,000 for a grand piano?
06-13-19, 06:56 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 8,525
Posted By jamesdak

I would never spend $10,000 on "A" bike . ...

I would never spend $10,000 on "A" bike .

https://pbase.com/jhuddle/image/166846457.jpg

:p:p:p:p
05-27-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,232
Posted By radroad

Bosch Announces New Motor: Smaller, Lighter, More Efficient

After a long wait and many rumours, here is the new 2020 motor from Bosch.




2.9KG (down from 4KG in the old Performance CX line)
Regular chainring (no small sprocket like the outgoing...
05-20-19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 20,799
Posted By jlaw

And... Ti is Fly! ....better get back...

And...

Ti is Fly!

....better get back to work before this degenerates further!
https://salsacycles.com/files/bikes/_small_image/22563_SAL_Fargo_Ti_Carousel-1.jpg
05-20-19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 20,799
Posted By TimothyH

Lots of ignorance in this thread. Modern...

Lots of ignorance in this thread.

Modern steel tubing can be made into frames with any ride characteristics desired, as stiff and responsive as you want, and surprisingly light.

Crappy carbon...
05-18-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,265
Posted By MEversbergII

This is good tool-buying advice in general,...

This is good tool-buying advice in general, really.

M.
05-15-19, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By 2cam16

Specialized Museum

Visited yesterday morning before stage 3 of the Amgen ToC. Been wanting to go here for years and finally had a reason to.

Overend's bikes...
04-25-19, 12:48 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 24,676
Posted By seau grateau

Thanks y'all. Here it is set up for road riding...

Thanks y'all. Here it is set up for road riding (I'll throw a bottle cage on there eventually). Took it out for a 25 miler today, and this bike rides beautifully....
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