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07-12-20, 07:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 581
Posted By wolfchild

Happened to me twice. I had a squirrel go under...

Happened to me twice. I had a squirrel go under my rear wheel, in both instances the unlucky squirrel didn't survive.
07-11-20, 06:41 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,858
Posted By wolfchild

That's the reason why I run BB7s....It's a lot...

That's the reason why I run BB7s....It's a lot easier to change a brake cable than it is to rebuild leaking calipers.
07-10-20, 04:30 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,858
Posted By wolfchild

Disc brakes prevent your rims from getting worn...

Disc brakes prevent your rims from getting worn out, especially when riding in dirty, gritty, wet environment such as gravel, dirt and snow. They also provide better braking when riding in winter...
07-10-20, 03:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 980
Posted By wolfchild

If you were to collide with a truck parked in...

If you were to collide with a truck parked in front of you, that would be 100% your fault for not paying attention and for not thinking ahead and for not planning an evasive move....If you got hit...
07-10-20, 03:13 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

Cargo shorts or slim fitting cargo pants are the...

Cargo shorts or slim fitting cargo pants are the best, especially camo ones or black ones. Very practical because of all the pockets for carrying stuff...I've done rides between 80-100 miles with...
07-07-20, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 151
Posted By wolfchild

Blenders are for smoothies...For making energy...

Blenders are for smoothies...For making energy bars you need a food processor.
07-07-20, 04:31 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

Cyclist = "a person who rides a bicycle" ...

Cyclist = "a person who rides a bicycle"
Cycling = "an act of riding a bicycle"

That's all there is to it.
07-06-20, 03:01 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

What's the difference between a serious cyclist...

What's the difference between a serious cyclist and an elitist ??
07-05-20, 06:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 917
Posted By wolfchild

I doubt he was strong enough to rip the...

I doubt he was strong enough to rip the handlebars off...The only thing Arnold ever ripped off in his life was to rip the dress off his maid before sperminating her.
07-05-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

I thought that only racers deserve to be called...

I thought that only racers deserve to be called cyclists and all other subcategories are to be referred to as a person on a bike or bike rider.
07-05-20, 05:56 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

Anything that ends with an ism is cultish and...

Anything that ends with an ism is cultish and leads to fanatical set of beliefs and behaviour.
07-05-20, 04:32 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 11,491
Posted By wolfchild

Aluminium can be very durable...I have a 13 year...

Aluminium can be very durable...I have a 13 year old aluminium framed MTB with a rigid steel fork and the frame is still solid, despite all the abuse and hard riding....Airplanes are also made out of...
07-05-20, 02:03 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,981
Posted By wolfchild

I have 3 different bikes. I commute voluntarily...

I have 3 different bikes. I commute voluntarily few times per week because I enjoy it, I also ride recreationally, mountain biking, gravel, road....Here is a list of things I don't do: I don't use...
07-05-20, 06:42 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,407
Posted By wolfchild

It's not about which pedal is better, it has...

It's not about which pedal is better, it has nothing to do with watts or efficiency or any of that...It's all about personal preference. Even if somebody provided scientific proof that clipless are...
07-04-20, 06:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 613
Posted By wolfchild

I know that wool is the best material for socks...

I know that wool is the best material for socks and I've been using wool socks my whole life, not only for cycling but for everything else....What I am trying to say is that you don't need any...
07-03-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 613
Posted By wolfchild

Why do you need special socks for riding a bike...

Why do you need special socks for riding a bike ??..Is this for medical reasons or is this a fashion statement ??.
07-03-20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,271
Posted By wolfchild

I've had the same experience as what you...

I've had the same experience as what you describe. I have more energy in the morning, more mental clarity and overall better feeing when I skip breakfast and start eating later in the day. I can...
07-03-20, 01:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,271
Posted By wolfchild

There is no such thing as nutrition...

There is no such thing as nutrition science...Nutrition science is not real science, it is just a bunch of theories, opinions, anecdotes and wild guesses, all of it to be taken with a grain of...
07-02-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,218
Posted By wolfchild

There are thousands of carbon frame, forks and...

There are thousands of carbon frame, forks and components failures out there...we will never know the exact numbers because all those people who had those failures don't post on bikeforums….People...
06-30-20, 04:30 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,407
Posted By wolfchild

Riders fault, not the pedals.

Riders fault, not the pedals.
06-30-20, 03:53 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,407
Posted By wolfchild

I have always preferred platform pedals because...

I have always preferred platform pedals because it allows me to wear any type of shoes or boots I want. Platform pedals with lots of pins are very secure and have a good grip. I have ridden centuries...
06-28-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,198
Posted By wolfchild

Nothing wrong with stopping to take a...

Nothing wrong with stopping to take a drink...That's what I do.
06-28-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 838
Posted By wolfchild

Taking high doses of caffeine such as caffeine...

Taking high doses of caffeine such as caffeine pills and using energy drinks is harmful...Drinking few cups of coffee is beneficial....The problem is that humans have a flawed logic, they think that...
06-28-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 838
Posted By wolfchild

I don't use caffeine pills, but I like drinking...

I don't use caffeine pills, but I like drinking coffee. On longer rides I will stop and buy iced cappuccino or iced coffee. Sometimes I will bring my own homemade drink which contains instant coffee.
06-28-20, 02:36 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,198
Posted By wolfchild

A cheap aluminium cage isn't going to add any...

A cheap aluminium cage isn't going to add any noticeable weight to a bike. Few extra milligrams isn't going to make any difference in a ride.
06-28-20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,020
Posted By wolfchild

Silly thread.....but to answer your question. No...

Silly thread.....but to answer your question. No I wouldn't do it.
06-28-20, 08:02 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,198
Posted By wolfchild

My water bottle cages cost $ 6.95 each.

My water bottle cages cost $ 6.95 each.
06-26-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 11,491
Posted By wolfchild

Steel is the best material for bike frames......

Steel is the best material for bike frames... there aren't any better alternatives to steel.
Forum: Commuting
06-26-20, 03:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By wolfchild

I've used an old machine oil on my chain a couple...

I've used an old machine oil on my chain a couple of times in the past.
Forum: Commuting
06-26-20, 03:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,073
Posted By wolfchild

Not knowing the basics and not being prepared is...

Not knowing the basics and not being prepared is an embarrassment...Every cyclists should learn the basics and make sure that they are prepared when going out for a ride.
06-26-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,033
Posted By wolfchild

Training while having accumulated a " significant...

Training while having accumulated a " significant fatique " from your previous workout may build mental toughness and perseverance to push through pain and discomfort but it will probably delay...
06-25-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By wolfchild

Avoid snacking between meals. You need some...

Avoid snacking between meals. You need some self-discipline and you need to train your mind and body to resist the urge to snack between meals..There is nothing wrong with feeling a little hungry...
06-22-20, 06:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,786
Posted By wolfchild

Pump

Pump
06-22-20, 05:37 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 8,051
Posted By wolfchild

If I had a $ 5000 budget to spend on a bike I...

If I had a $ 5000 budget to spend on a bike I would buy two different $ 2500 bikes instead of blowing $ 5000 on one bike....
06-21-20, 07:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,926
Posted By wolfchild

Cycling gloves are just an overpriced fashion...

Cycling gloves are just an overpriced fashion statement, and there are plenty of better non-cycling specific alternatives out there...I have used weight lifting gloves, I have also used various types...
06-17-20, 04:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 614
Posted By wolfchild

If I found myself in a situation where I can't...

If I found myself in a situation where I can't ride as much and as often as I do now it wouldn't be the end of the world for me. I have other interests and do other activities besides cycling
06-17-20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 26,691
Posted By wolfchild

A combination of higher and moderate intensity...

A combination of higher and moderate intensity resistance training and fasted low intensity aerobic activity such as cycling or running is the most effective way to loose fat and keep it off. Cycling...
06-17-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,110
Posted By wolfchild

I prefer to stop and then take a drink....or use...

I prefer to stop and then take a drink....or use a Camelback hydration pack....I also carry a theromoss with hot tea on every ride, even on hot summer days so it's impossible to drink without...
06-14-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 846
Posted By wolfchild

I like pointy sharp edged things and I really...

I like pointy sharp edged things and I really enjoy watching sword fighting. Also fascinated with ancient human history, especially military history and warfare.
06-14-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 801
Views: 62,228
Posted By wolfchild

I put drop bars on two of my MTBs last year and I...

I put drop bars on two of my MTBs last year and I find them very useful on windy days and I also like them when riding over rough terrain. I actually use the drops a lot and find them comfortable. My...
06-13-20, 04:31 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,464
Posted By wolfchild

I have used my aluminium framed MTB for winter...

I have used my aluminium framed MTB for winter commuting and riding for the past 14 years, in an area that gets a lot of road salt during winter months.. The aluminium frame is holding up great and I...
06-13-20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,464
Posted By wolfchild

I ride both steel and aluminum bikes...There is...

I ride both steel and aluminum bikes...There is nothing wrong with aluminium frames. My most hard used and abused bike is an aluminium framed MTB with a rigid steel fork, it's build like a tank and...
06-13-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,481
Posted By wolfchild

Subscribed...:popcorn

Subscribed...:popcorn
06-11-20, 02:46 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,420
Posted By wolfchild

Maybe not a necessity for most people, but for...

Maybe not a necessity for most people, but for myself I like having multiple bikes. I ride both on the road and off road and I also commute, so for me having different bikes makes cycling more...
06-11-20, 04:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,385
Posted By wolfchild

I weigh 160 pounds so I am aiming at getting...

I weigh 160 pounds so I am aiming at getting about 130-150 grams of protein per day by eating 3 meals per day. I also do strength training and conditioning workouts besides riding my bikes. I am not...
06-10-20, 04:35 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,385
Posted By wolfchild

Not being able to get enough protein from food is...

Not being able to get enough protein from food is one of the biggest lies ever invented by supplement manufacturers, it's a marketing strategy used by supplement manufacturers to sell more protein...
06-09-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,385
Posted By wolfchild

Majority of nutritional supplements including...

Majority of nutritional supplements including protein powders and most sports supplements are a waste of money. They are a scam and they don't work....Eating real food is all you need to stay...
06-07-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,045
Posted By wolfchild

All those protesters and rioters out there are to...

All those protesters and rioters out there are to blame for the second wave and increase in infections. Civil unrest is doing more damage than covid19 did.
06-07-20, 07:12 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,687
Posted By wolfchild

Using a bell has never failed me yet, and I had...

Using a bell has never failed me yet, and I had people say " thank you"...If I am riding along a MUP and somebody can't hear my bell I make sure to give them a lot of distance when passing I get off...
06-06-20, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 442
Posted By wolfchild

It doesn't matter which one you use. You won't...

It doesn't matter which one you use. You won't feel any difference between MTB helmet and road helmet and they both offer the same amount of protection.
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