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01-23-20, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By shelbyfv

There are flat pedal mtb shoes available if you...

There are flat pedal mtb shoes available if you feel you need something cycling specific.
01-23-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By shelbyfv

Welcome back:twitchy:

Welcome back:twitchy:
01-23-20, 01:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,262
Posted By shelbyfv

You want to elaborate a little, bud?

You want to elaborate a little, bud?
01-23-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By shelbyfv

What's the point? Just wear your sneakers until...

What's the point? Just wear your sneakers until you are ready for clipless.
01-23-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By shelbyfv

Most of us clean our bikes pretty regularly, but...

Most of us clean our bikes pretty regularly, but go for it if you must....:foo:
01-23-20, 07:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,262
Posted By shelbyfv

This post is close to incomprehensible. FWIW, I...

This post is close to incomprehensible. FWIW, I don't think even novice cyclists expect to spend much time carrying their bikes. I've never seen or heard the term "ashanbikes." Welcome to BF, I...
01-23-20, 05:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,747
Posted By shelbyfv

If you don't want/need one, why start the thread?...

If you don't want/need one, why start the thread? If you change your mind and want one, ask in the ebike section for recommendations. :foo:
01-22-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,490
Posted By shelbyfv

This phrase actually has some amusing BF history....

This phrase actually has some amusing BF history. Maybe 10 years ago there was another famous (infamous) troll who used it regularly. I think his version was "droping the hammer" or similar. You...
01-22-20, 07:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,490
Posted By shelbyfv

Well, they can't please everyone, right? As an...

Well, they can't please everyone, right? As an alcoholic, you have your perspective, maybe not shared by all. I would be happier if they had less tolerance for trolls. Others complain about the...
01-22-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 619
Posted By shelbyfv

It's OK to replace stuff when it stops...

It's OK to replace stuff when it stops working:foo:
01-22-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 531
Posted By shelbyfv

I was riding a Trek 930 on the Katy Trail. From...

I was riding a Trek 930 on the Katy Trail. From the other direction, weaving as if impaired, came a rider playing the accordion with one hand, eating Cheez-its with the other. Bike was 1992 Trek...
01-22-20, 06:53 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,588
Posted By shelbyfv

Thanks for posting your videos here in this...

Thanks for posting your videos here in this thread. It's much easier for people to find them all in one place instead of scattered throughout the forum.:thumb:
01-20-20, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By shelbyfv

Given the various posts concerning this project I...

Given the various posts concerning this project I suggest finding a bike shop. Your DIY doesn't seem to be going well.
01-20-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,630
Posted By shelbyfv

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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01-20-20, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By shelbyfv

Not likely anyone will know your specific...

Not likely anyone will know your specific measurements. I suggest you do some Googling or take your stuff to a bike shop and have them build a wheel. Also, there is an ebike forum section that might...
01-20-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 633
Posted By shelbyfv

I disagree. Obese is a legitimate medical term...

I disagree. Obese is a legitimate medical term that apparently accurately describes OP. FWIW, we have an entire forum section devoted to Clydes. While Clydes are not necessarily obese, many are. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-20, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By shelbyfv

I'm surprised your shop can't locate something...

I'm surprised your shop can't locate something compatible. You are braver than I to ride a carbon bike that was sheared off the roof!
01-19-20, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 823
Posted By shelbyfv

Someone with a very similar situation, maybe some...

Someone with a very similar situation, maybe some ideas here https://www.bikeforums.net/fifty-plus-50/1191982-help-me-pick-bike.html
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By shelbyfv

^^:beer:^^

^^:beer:^^
01-17-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,569
Posted By shelbyfv

Looks as if you have an answer in "Winter...

Looks as if you have an answer in "Winter Cycling."
01-16-20, 06:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 431
Posted By shelbyfv

I wonder about this as well. That wheelset...

I wonder about this as well. That wheelset appears to have been introduced in 2015, seems odd it wouldn't be 11 speed, especially since it was advertised as 11 speed:foo:
01-16-20, 06:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 372
Posted By shelbyfv

It is hard to grasp, isn't it? I don't know if...

It is hard to grasp, isn't it? I don't know if it's geometry, trig or some other such but it's beyond me as well. Maybe someone who understands these things can explain it.:thumb:
01-15-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 372
Posted By shelbyfv

Looks like 25mm@100PSI is both wider and taller...

Looks like 25mm@100PSI is both wider and taller on the Ardennes vs the 19mm. That's the only one that seems a direct comparison.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-20, 04:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,105
Posted By shelbyfv

Yet again? This one is still on the first page....

Yet again? This one is still on the first page. https://www.bikeforums.net/general-cycling-discussion/1190368-giving-up-riding-road.html Here's another on first page of A&S...
01-15-20, 04:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 372
Posted By shelbyfv

The "height" increases as does the width. This...

The "height" increases as does the width. This graphic has been posted many times. There is no reliable way to calculate as tires respond differently.
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01-15-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 813
Posted By shelbyfv

I think you should add to one of the existing...

I think you should add to one of the existing threads rather than start a new one with each ride report. Either that or start a thread in the Blogger section. :thumb:
01-15-20, 03:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 431
Posted By shelbyfv

I'm making a not so WAG that you have posted your...

I'm making a not so WAG that you have posted your concerns here prior to actually trying your 11-32 cassette on your new wheel. Is this correct? I've never heard of a hub being marketed as Shimano...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-20, 06:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,423
Posted By shelbyfv

Gunnar still makes a variety of very nice...

Gunnar still makes a variety of very nice production steel frames. You can pick your color. Custom Bicycle Frames from Gunnar Cycles USA (http://gunnarbikes.com/site/)
01-15-20, 05:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 813
Posted By shelbyfv

I agree. Would love to see more pics and...

I agree. Would love to see more pics and description of the area you ride, so much history. No need to include the handlebars :beer:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-20, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 638
Posted By shelbyfv

I doubt any brand will give you more than 60-70...

I doubt any brand will give you more than 60-70 miles, but again, wrong forum. Ask a mod to move it for you. A Honda Super Cub will get you about 100 mpg:rolleyes:
01-14-20, 05:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 612
Posted By shelbyfv

There are certainly folks who are concerned about...

There are certainly folks who are concerned about a couple of mm difference in crank length. There are also folks who are concerned that they don't have a 15t or 17t or whatever on 11 speed...
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By shelbyfv

I sold this beautiful and upgraded ST a couple of...

I sold this beautiful and upgraded ST a couple of years ago for under $300, IIRC. Don't know what possessed me to sell, but there were a couple of other regretables that also went during a fit of...
01-14-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 813
Posted By shelbyfv

:popcornYou can "friend" as many people on Strava...

:popcornYou can "friend" as many people on Strava as you like. They'll be able to see your rides and you can see their rides. Self contained.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-20, 06:45 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,463
Posted By shelbyfv

As they say in Utah, "why have just one?" ...

As they say in Utah, "why have just one?"

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01-14-20, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By shelbyfv

Have you replaced the chain each time it has...

Have you replaced the chain each time it has broken? When you break a chain, it's likely more links than the broken one are compromised. If you aren't replacing the chain you could still be dealing...
01-13-20, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By shelbyfv

https://www.bikeforums.net/general-cycling-discuss...

https://www.bikeforums.net/general-cycling-discussion/1191808-evelo-i-cannot-ride.html :foo:
01-12-20, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By shelbyfv

North to South, the first 100 miles are 6400...

North to South, the first 100 miles are 6400 feet. The next hundred is only 4000 feet. IMO, the northern 100 miles are the most scenic.
01-12-20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By shelbyfv

Surprised they don't have bike shops in...

Surprised they don't have bike shops in Bulgaria.:foo: Guess you are out of luck:rolleyes:
01-12-20, 05:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,080
Posted By shelbyfv

There are already venues for Juniors to race that...

There are already venues for Juniors to race that don't involve schools or taxpayers. FWIW, I hear that with some sports the best players are on "travel" teams and don't even play on their school...
01-12-20, 04:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 801
Posted By shelbyfv

Certainly will give you more hand placement...

Certainly will give you more hand placement options. Butterfly bars are not expensive and should be an easy swap. You can fiddle with your contact points forever but your flat bars will still leave...
01-12-20, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 461
Posted By shelbyfv

BS:twitchy: Unless, of course, there is evidence...

BS:twitchy: Unless, of course, there is evidence of recalls or successful lawsuits....
01-12-20, 06:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By shelbyfv

Go to a bike shop. Tell them how you will use...

Go to a bike shop. Tell them how you will use the bike and your budget. Buy what they recommend. I doubt any other plan will work out well for you.
01-10-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,689
Posted By shelbyfv

FYI-Not good BF form to keep repeating the same...

FYI-Not good BF form to keep repeating the same lengthy post in multiple threads, I think they consider it spamming.:twitchy:
01-10-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,211
Posted By shelbyfv

I guess it's possible the entire run of bikes...

I guess it's possible the entire run of bikes turned out differently than designed but that seems unlikely. Whether any of us likes the design seems irrelevant to someone who has the bike and...
01-10-20, 02:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 631
Posted By shelbyfv

Thanks for clarifying! OP should rest better...

Thanks for clarifying! OP should rest better knowing nobody took advantage of him.:beer:
01-10-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,211
Posted By shelbyfv

And there you have it. Thanks Mitch for putting...

And there you have it. Thanks Mitch for putting this to bed.:thumb:
01-10-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,560
Posted By shelbyfv

Welcome to BF:thumb:

Welcome to BF:thumb:
01-10-20, 01:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 696
Posted By shelbyfv

So OP lifted pic from Bike Rumor and either...

So OP lifted pic from Bike Rumor and either didn't read the article or posted a fake "concern." Lame:rolleyes:
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