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12-24-15, 10:51 PM
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Posted By sickz

having ridden numerous sets of open corsas i can...

having ridden numerous sets of open corsas i can say they are one of the few tires that never gives me flats... all have been used as well. but, i rarely get flats to begin with.

corsas are my...
11-19-15, 04:26 AM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

spends most of its time in the air 😂😂 can...

spends most of its time in the air 😂😂

can only get away with deep sectioned rims laced minimally. could use 4 more spokes.
11-16-15, 03:49 PM
Replies: 24,555
Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

used to sit at my moms sewing machine table and...

used to sit at my moms sewing machine table and open every drawer and touch every button. the immense number of moving parts was quite fascinating at age 5, and still is.

she used to swear by the...
11-16-15, 01:00 PM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

thanks rex! it's the only nice looking anything...

thanks rex! it's the only nice looking anything i own. had her for about 4 years now, i can't imagine riding anything else regularly.

since i'm here.

http://i65.tinypic.com/2cx9bvr.jpg
11-15-15, 08:16 PM
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Posted By sickz

damb.

damb.
11-15-15, 08:13 PM
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Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

:thumb: was hoping to hear something along those...

:thumb: was hoping to hear something along those lines. funny, i've been oblivious to the obvious measurement. will do. thank you.
11-15-15, 08:10 PM
Replies: 823
Views: 107,145
Posted By sickz

there ya go... + syringe .... i probably...

there ya go... + syringe .... i probably wouldn't though, knowing me i'd drip it all over the paint.
11-15-15, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

http://i68.tinypic.com/261ygc8.jpg ...

http://i68.tinypic.com/261ygc8.jpg

http://i64.tinypic.com/23uou53.jpg

butchered the viner because i like to do wheelies.

=P
11-15-15, 07:25 PM
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Posted By sickz

im not, unless its unheard of. its just odd....

im not, unless its unheard of. its just odd. thats all.
11-15-15, 07:22 PM
Replies: 823
Views: 107,145
Posted By sickz

since i been locking up m bike at school, ive...

since i been locking up m bike at school, ive been using ball bearings superglued inside the recess of the allen cap screws. nothing a lighter and small screw driver cant remedy, but slows down...
11-15-15, 07:06 PM
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Posted By sickz

=[[[[ unfortunately ive measured everything...

=[[[[ unfortunately ive measured everything with said methods and cant obtain an accuracy greater than 1/16" when using a string. knowing my luck thats precisely how much its off. trying to avoid...
11-15-15, 06:44 PM
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Posted By sickz

do y'all think the brake bridge was brazed in...

do y'all think the brake bridge was brazed in crooked or crooked cuz of warpage/abuse?

granted my rear wheel isnt centered here , but doesnt the right side of the bridge appear to be mounted...
11-15-15, 06:34 PM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

http://i68.tinypic.com/2hwealj.jpg same ol...

http://i68.tinypic.com/2hwealj.jpg

same ol same ol
10-02-15, 05:44 AM
Replies: 24,555
Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

straps don't hold a candle to clipless. i love...

straps don't hold a candle to clipless. i love em to the point where i considered running a strap on them just for peace of mind. the only nice thing about straps is being able to wear your regular...
10-01-15, 10:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,709
Posted By sickz

67" is great for those learning to skid. but too...

67" is great for those learning to skid. but too low to be practical imo.

interestingly upon looking at this chart:
https://www.velodromeshop.net/gearchart5.jpg

i realized it is wrong, w/...
10-01-15, 10:13 AM
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Posted By sickz

i assumed this as well. but apparently not...

i assumed this as well. but apparently not enough if it prevented me from unclipping 1000+ times prior.
10-01-15, 07:56 AM
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Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

ate **** yesterday. 6 months of riding...

ate **** yesterday.

6 months of riding Time's clipless system thru my unintended use and abuse with not a single unclip, until yesterday.

middle of a whipskid, drive right foot pops out, ...
06-23-15, 01:59 AM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

very hawt

very hawt
06-22-15, 09:13 PM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

http://i58.tinypic.com/eqwol5.jpg new bike. ...

http://i58.tinypic.com/eqwol5.jpg
new bike. viner 51cm, campy, mavic, araya, 3ttt. for sale $800.
06-20-15, 12:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,446
Posted By sickz

favorite selle series would have to be the...

favorite selle series would have to be the aspide... quite comfortable.

http://www.performancebike.com/images/performance/products/large/50-2416-CAR-ANGLE.JPG
06-19-15, 12:08 PM
Replies: 24,555
Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

yah they are. the paint on the landshark isn't...

yah they are. the paint on the landshark isn't in the greatest shape. flaking off around the fork crown. initially i was going to sell the landhshark to help fund a vacation, but i offered it to...
06-19-15, 11:53 AM
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Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

today i need input from y'all. friend of...

today i need input from y'all.

friend of mine is offering his viner 80s track bike + $100 cash for my landshark time shark. yay or nay

which do you think will fetch more $ on the used market? ...
06-19-15, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1,508
Views: 124,969
Posted By sickz

scrod ... friend of mine is offering his viner...

scrod ... friend of mine is offering his viner 80s track bike + $100 cash for my landshark time shark. yay or nay
06-12-15, 02:41 AM
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Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

I as well dropped out of HS. Was forced to get...

I as well dropped out of HS. Was forced to get my GED recently, and passed it last month. It was difficult, but I can say w/ certainty the only knowledge required is reading comprehension and basic...
06-12-15, 01:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,826
Posted By sickz

lol. solid point.

lol. solid point.
06-11-15, 09:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,826
Posted By sickz

+1 for formula.

+1 for formula.
06-11-15, 03:56 PM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

oh gawd. just stop.

oh gawd. just stop.
06-11-15, 03:43 PM
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Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

its really not as aggressive as it looks due to...

its really not as aggressive as it looks due to the short reach. drops on most track bikes are worse. the sloping top tube and bull horns play tricks on the brain.

guess imma have to pedal this...
06-11-15, 03:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 958
Posted By sickz

misleading clickbait . expected a job...

misleading clickbait .

expected a job opportunity.
06-11-15, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

shorter stem, relocated lever.. i like it, looks...

shorter stem, relocated lever.. i like it, looks mean. makes me want a rear brake for that symmetry.

http://i58.tinypic.com/154aouw.jpg
http://i57.tinypic.com/29fa0zm.jpg
06-02-15, 08:25 PM
Replies: 24,555
Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

i usually track stand at reds, anticipating the...

i usually track stand at reds, anticipating the light to get the jump on traffic.
06-01-15, 05:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,911
Posted By sickz

another 4 poster thread creator. i need to stop...

another 4 poster thread creator. i need to stop myself from opening these............. it's like clickin on kardashian articles just to read the comments
06-01-15, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24,555
Views: 2,170,417
Posted By sickz

sat on my toptube while waitin' at red lights. ...

sat on my toptube while waitin' at red lights.

yes i know i look cool.
06-01-15, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,765
Posted By sickz

u really should. IME[xperience] 20% of the tubes...

u really should. IME[xperience] 20% of the tubes are good too.

if they lock the dumpster, just go in the day, eff it. It don't look so bad if you pull up on a nice bike.
06-01-15, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 710
Posted By sickz

i think the 28h hub would be the elegant...

i think the 28h hub would be the elegant solution. definitely worth commenting on if someone were to notice.
06-01-15, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 378,990
Posted By sickz

i like it.

i like it.
06-01-15, 04:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,765
Posted By sickz

Tires are free if u live around a high end bike...

Tires are free if u live around a high end bike shop.
06-01-15, 04:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,040
Posted By sickz

solid point.

solid point.
06-01-15, 04:41 PM
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Views: 1,298,517
Posted By sickz

good point... all that pointless fluff, yet lugs...

good point... all that pointless fluff, yet lugs are still basic.
05-31-15, 12:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 997
Posted By sickz

a severely unbalanced wheel will also shake when...

a severely unbalanced wheel will also shake when ridden, despite being visibly true.

to check if this is the culprit, spin the wheel while held between your hands. youll feel a whoop whoop whoop...
05-31-15, 12:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,987
Posted By sickz

push/pull when working with the seatpost. dont...

push/pull when working with the seatpost. dont turn it out like a screw.

grease the post, not the seat tube.
05-31-15, 12:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,717
Posted By sickz

have you tried loctite red?

have you tried loctite red?
05-31-15, 12:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,307
Posted By sickz

i avg a flat a year (about 4k miles) because i...

i avg a flat a year (about 4k miles) because i avoid anything i pressume to be hazardous.... if unavoidable (e.g. freshly shattered glass covering two lanes).... i will wipe tires down via my glove...
05-31-15, 12:29 AM
Replies: 5,734
Views: 1,298,517
Posted By sickz

id be embarassed to display that at a bike...

id be embarassed to display that at a bike convention.

sacrificing function for ugly.
05-31-15, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4,811
Views: 589,212
Posted By sickz

presta to shrader adapter is an inconspicuous...

presta to shrader adapter is an inconspicuous alternative for that peace of mind. provided your gas stations have compressed air avail to the public.
05-29-15, 07:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,297
Posted By sickz

pretty. but that's it.

pretty. but that's it.
05-29-15, 07:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,546
Posted By sickz

hey hey hey... it dawned on me that my previous...

hey hey hey... it dawned on me that my previous advice is a bit inaccurate. allow me to revise that:

the quickest way to stop while skidding is seated, with as much weight over the rear wheel as...
05-29-15, 07:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,765
Posted By sickz

lets keep this simple. when your feet are at 3...

lets keep this simple. when your feet are at 3 and 9 o clock, stop pedaling. pause. do whatever in your power to prevent the cranks from rotating another degree. the end.

technique is for...
05-29-15, 04:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,164
Posted By sickz

http://i59.tinypic.com/10pow45.jpg a bit off...

http://i59.tinypic.com/10pow45.jpg

a bit off on a tangent.. but someone else might benefit from this quick n dirty method.
05-29-15, 04:33 PM
Replies: 823
Views: 107,145
Posted By sickz

oldie but goodie. ...

oldie but goodie.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/55/131159338_5826d4dc82_b.jpg
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