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09-14-20, 04:53 PM
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Posted By top506

PM sent. Top

PM sent.

Top
05-17-20, 09:45 PM
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Views: 3,037,482
Posted By Straightblock

I was pleased today to meet forum member xiaoman1...

I was pleased today to meet forum member xiaoman1 and pass the Bertoni frame and a few extra bits to a good home. I still don't know what he looks like, though. I'll be watching for a build thread,...
05-13-20, 01:27 PM
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Posted By rccardr

56 miles of flat and windy means that unless it’s...

56 miles of flat and windy means that unless it’s a one way course, up to 50% of it will be with a tailwind. If you’re fortunate, the headwind will be on the first leg.
I do about 10 miles of a...
05-13-20, 06:40 AM
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Posted By seypat

I have not done that event or any in Maryland...

I have not done that event or any in Maryland like the Seagull century. FYI, Maryland events around that time tend to have crappy weather. Read up on past events for the info. It tends to rain a lot...
04-04-20, 07:49 PM
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Posted By seypat

In other news, I went to the office to get my van...

In other news, I went to the office to get my van this morning around 9am. I noticed a lady in my neighborhood out on a run with another runner. She is on the same Marathon training team that I am on...
03-12-20, 04:39 PM
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Posted By J.Higgins

Pretty rude, huh? :notamused:

Pretty rude, huh? :notamused:
03-05-20, 08:58 PM
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Posted By thumpism

My door uncluttered by bicycles. ...

My door uncluttered by bicycles.
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03-05-20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,373
Posted By T-Mar

That's a different concept. The women's...

That's a different concept. The women's proportional frames used a smaller front wheel to shorten the top tube and lower the headtube for shorter reach and a lower stand-over height. This allowed...
03-04-20, 10:36 PM
02-06-20, 11:16 PM
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Posted By rccardr

Etc., etc.

Etc., etc.
02-04-20, 10:13 PM
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Posted By madpogue

"Quality" meaning "made with fresh-squeezed...

"Quality" meaning "made with fresh-squeezed organic orange juice..."

Oh, were we talking about Ironmans? Sorry.
Yeah, of all the "nuclear" (destructive) options, I'd probably choose cutting off...
02-01-20, 06:04 PM
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Posted By RobbieTunes

Booked rooms for Hotter 'n Hell. 😎

Booked rooms for Hotter 'n Hell.
😎
01-16-20, 08:30 PM
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Posted By seypat

What's up BF/C&V/IM Nation! I see we have some...

What's up BF/C&V/IM Nation! I see we have some new acquisitions and members. It always makes my day to read or be a part of the pay it forward, pay it back and goodwill stories. It doesn't matter if...
01-15-20, 06:12 PM
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Posted By Drillium Dude

This is awesome to hear! This sub is like 98%...

This is awesome to hear! This sub is like 98% populated by good and even great human beings. The other 2% aren't even worth complaining about :)

DD
01-04-20, 10:43 AM
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Posted By madpogue

Rocket-Sauce posted this on the "eBay/CL Finds"...

Rocket-Sauce posted this on the "eBay/CL Finds" thread. Maybe someone down there can look it over for you, before you commit to a road trip.
01-02-20, 07:41 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,447
Posted By Brockster

My find is a little different. I discovered a...

My find is a little different. I discovered a non-profit in Dayton, Ohio, that accepts donations of bikes and parts (any condition) and refurbishes them. 'Bicycles For All'. Anyone under 18 (with a...
12-25-19, 04:51 PM
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Posted By merziac

That sounds like a good problem to have with a...

That sounds like a good problem to have with a young lad, hopefully he runs with it too. ;)
12-09-19, 12:20 PM
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Posted By RobbieTunes

I hope I'm wrong, but it reads like you try to...

I hope I'm wrong, but it reads like you try to manipulate simple errors into great deals, at the expense of sellers, be it incorrect shipping or something...
I hope I'm wrong, but it also reads like...
12-07-19, 11:06 PM
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Posted By seypat

I'll give her those suggestions in case she...

I'll give her those suggestions in case she hasn't read them. You can give us the name of the first one when it is available. She will give it a read.
12-06-19, 07:24 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By RobbieTunes

+1 We will help you mess up bikes in complex...

+1
We will help you mess up bikes in complex and spectacular ways. It's what we do.
12-03-19, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 952
Posted By juvela

----- We have so doggone many of these...

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We have so doggone many of these seized saddle pillar threads it seems like we might be well served by having a sticky for them...
cb400bill

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11-27-19, 09:03 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By GregU

Attached is a picture of a new chain, and a chain...

Attached is a picture of a new chain, and a chain ridden for 20 years (actually ridden regularly, not just left to sit). These chains have the same number of links. Feel free to draw your own...
11-22-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,201
Posted By madpogue

The ash tray's full; trade in the Rolls....

The ash tray's full; trade in the Rolls....
11-22-19, 09:59 AM
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Views: 5,201
Posted By T-Mar

Several years ago, I had a Greenpeace volunteer...

Several years ago, I had a Greenpeace volunteer come to my house canvassing for donations. I politely refused, explaining that we had already donated an allocated amount of our discretionary income...
11-21-19, 09:34 PM
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Views: 5,201
Posted By thinktubes

Probably trying to "impress" you. I always...

Probably trying to "impress" you.

I always tell the guys at Jiffy Lube that my wife changes the air and cabin filters on my car (true). That usually puts an end to the upselling.
11-21-19, 03:02 AM
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Posted By thumpism

Most likely the '70s. Nice crib. You'll probably...

Most likely the '70s. Nice crib. You'll probably need more bikes.
11-18-19, 09:24 PM
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Posted By texaspandj

:thumb: and might as well look good doing...

:thumb: and might as well look good doing it....and of course an Ironman is the first step.
11-17-19, 03:13 PM
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Posted By JohnDThompson

How about a "bell pepper?" ...

How about a "bell pepper?"

http://www.os2.dhs.org/~john/bell-pepper.jpg
11-14-19, 08:42 PM
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Posted By seypat

That's true. I should find out when his next trip...

That's true. I should find out when his next trip to the Big Easy is. We can keep an eye on the Prestige. It might sit for a little while.
11-14-19, 04:41 PM
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Posted By madpogue

^^^^^^ In the midwest, we would look at that and...

^^^^^^ In the midwest, we would look at that and say "What rust?"
11-12-19, 06:33 PM
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Posted By RobbieTunes

Definitely. Inventory lists go to places...

Definitely.

Inventory lists go to places like National Vendor or Enservio for research on pricing, so if you're specific, they'll look it up. If not, they'll generalize it. Be specific. If you...
11-07-19, 05:27 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,630
Posted By seypat

My advice is build up a beater for the son and...

My advice is build up a beater for the son and keep the Bianchi at home.
10-28-19, 07:29 PM
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Posted By canklecat

It's been years since I rode time trials, but if...

It's been years since I rode time trials, but if I did so now in the "Eddy Merckx" class (no TT/tri-specific bikes, aero bars, etc.), I'd do the same as I did then:

Swap from an all-arounder...
10-28-19, 12:43 PM
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Posted By texaspandj

My race was: The water was freezing cold and...

My race was:
The water was freezing cold and took my breath away as soon as I got in. So I dog paddled to catch my breath but every time I tried to put my head in water to swim it would take my...
10-27-19, 07:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 661
Posted By rgvg

Went out and got a Kinetic trainer this afternoon...

Went out and got a Kinetic trainer this afternoon from craigslist. It seems to work fine.

Thanks again!
10-27-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,346
Posted By gugie

How many Ironmans does RobbieTunes have?

How many Ironmans does RobbieTunes have?
10-21-19, 12:19 PM
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Views: 49,537
Posted By ironwood

Recently I've been drinking a Pilsner from...

Recently I've been drinking a Pilsner from Lamplighter Brewing in Cambridge, Appollo Sunshine, but it is a seasonal offering, so it's mostly gone. Wait til next year. I like dark beers and ales...
10-09-19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,402
Posted By bnewberry

I agree. I had a 912 in the 80ís and it was a...

I agree. I had a 912 in the 80ís and it was a great racing bike frame.
10-09-19, 01:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 911
Posted By Millstone

I have those on my race bike. It gives me the...

I have those on my race bike.
It gives me the option to keep wearing my running shoes (during a wet 1/8 triathlon) or switch to my cheapish bike shoes.
The latter are actually mtb shoes, but not...
10-06-19, 06:45 PM
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Posted By joluja

Finished today..

Finally finished the Teledyne Titan this...
10-06-19, 05:51 PM
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Views: 6,402
Posted By Mad Honk

TriBiker, and Robby Tunes, What a great...

TriBiker, and Robby Tunes,
What a great story! And a great story for the community of BF. A rider in need, and a whole group of bike repair folks helping out. I just wish I had been in...
10-04-19, 08:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,143
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

get some thin neck gaiters, tubes, they are...

get some thin neck gaiters, tubes, they are called different things

they can go under your helmet or under a wool hat (head layers), also good for keeping wing out of your neck area
10-03-19, 09:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,143
Posted By BobbyG

There is a winter cycling subforum here... ...

There is a winter cycling subforum here...
https://www.bikeforums.net/winter-cycling/
And you can Google "bikeforums.net winter cycling clothing".

I've been commuting year round for 27 years...
09-30-19, 04:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 774
Posted By mrt2you

PPG certified painter with over 30 years...

PPG certified painter with over 30 years experience.
after dismantling and ready to sand.
a old painter trick to speed up sanding before paint.
get a red scotch brite sanding pad,...
09-30-19, 02:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,983
Posted By ryansu

I think red bar tape would look slick with those...

I think red bar tape would look slick with those wheels and agree red cable housing might be a bit over the top or you could go black bar tape and red housing. Looking sweet
09-30-19, 09:58 AM
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Posted By RubeRad

He must just be from england

He must just be from england
09-29-19, 02:28 PM
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Views: 774
Posted By Gresp15C

Whatever you do, make sure your son is involved!...

Whatever you do, make sure your son is involved! These days, very few kids get to see a bike taken completely apart! My dad let me watch while he worked on my bikes. Both of my kids have gotten...
09-28-19, 05:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 745
Posted By BFisher

As far as I can tell it looks fine. I've had good...

As far as I can tell it looks fine. I've had good experiences with freewheels like yours - nice shifting if all else is up to par.

Double check that the limit screws are set to prevent you from...
09-27-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,402
Posted By BFisher

You are in for one sweet machine, TriBiker19. ...

You are in for one sweet machine, TriBiker19.

Here's mine:
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/dscn0512_e423dbca0cb0da0cf3f16a5da50e8f50490e2794.jpg

Best of luck...
09-26-19, 07:54 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,319
Posted By noglider

I like to participate in some other sections of...

I like to participate in some other sections of bikeforums, but there is a different culture in each section. None is as nice as it is here. We have a holistic view of cycling, as well.
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