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09-19-21, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 291
Posted By rossiny

True, but I doubt will break our "car society". ...

True, but I doubt will break our "car society".
They will just be toys where you use power and energy not your own. Just like 4 wheelers, snow mobiles, jet ski, electric skate boards, etc etc.
09-13-21, 10:57 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 40,150
Posted By rossiny

Correct

[QUOTE=alloo;22214654]We get what we pay for. We don't invest in transit and prefer to pay for highways that increase congestion. We have no middle development which is between urban and suburban....
Forum: Foo
09-05-21, 02:53 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 15,819
Posted By rossiny

isn't it ironic . The cars pollute , but the chip...

isn't it ironic . The cars pollute , but the chip needs clean water and air.
PS EV is a car and definitely not "green". The batteries production need mining of lithium etc, manufacture of cars is...
07-25-21, 09:21 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,921
Posted By rossiny

Ride like your invisible.

The best quote I heard is ,, ride like your invisible.
meaning never assume the driver sees you. So if your riding 2 abreast and blocking the road for miles I guess this definitely doesn't follow...
07-24-21, 12:11 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,998
Posted By rossiny

To buy or not to buy?

I saw a Schwinn Voyageur SP with Campy for 350 on Facebook. I already have a Schwinn Passage touring bike that is set up nice just needs a saddle. The Voyageur sold , now I wish I would have moved on...
07-18-21, 10:46 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,921
Posted By rossiny

You posted

Your going to get several opinions here when you post ..
so here's mine . You were impeding traffic, blocking the street . You began the aggression.
I did some club rriding in my youth . The rule...
07-17-21, 11:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,063
Posted By rossiny

Big earth

If you talk to some people they feel that the earth is just so vast. I was speaking to one person about the damage we do to the earth and his response was one of quote:" Have you ever traveled much....
07-12-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,798
Posted By rossiny

pick one bike and get it ready with proper bike...

pick one bike and get it ready with proper bike fit. Saddle , stem, pedals , tires, handle bar tape . Basically get it to feel good and fit you. Then just get out there and enjoy some light touring...
07-08-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,960
Posted By rossiny

I have a Raleigh mk2 awaiting overhaul, a grand...

I have a Raleigh mk2 awaiting overhaul, a grand prix, and a drop bar conversion in various states 🥸.
I have plenty of other road , touring or vintage mountain bikes that can commute, so there...
06-13-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,239
Posted By rossiny

Where you live.

Depends on where you live. Suburban sprawl has made the bike obsolete as far as transit in some areas. Luckily hear in my town we have traditional streets laid out in North , South East West streets...
Forum: Foo
06-13-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,947
Posted By rossiny

Play It Again Sports , caught the seat as I was...

Play It Again Sports , caught the seat as I was driving, they had it sitting outside. I'm trying to start some wrenching, will be taking it apart. Surprisingly the rims were just dirty and no...
Forum: Foo
05-19-21, 08:53 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,947
Posted By rossiny

Invest

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I just invested, do you think will go up 👺...
05-19-21, 01:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,267
Posted By rossiny

Way to go

Way to go. Great way to make a donation..

I would like to see a co-op here in SE Wisconsin. Only ones I know are in Milwaukee, not any that I know of here in Kenosha area.
05-17-21, 09:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 892
Posted By rossiny

The pedal? Are you sure its in the crank or...

The pedal? Are you sure its in the crank or bottom bracket?
05-17-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By rossiny

whats the clunker challenge? What would you do...

whats the clunker challenge?
What would you do on the fix -up, stay original, change stuff, ? The wheels look rough.. , but a lot looks like it can be cleaned up.
05-17-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By rossiny

Sold my collector car

Well I guess a bike hobby is less money than a car hobby. I recently sold my 1987, 924s. I dont have the knowledge or 💰 money to do myself. I guess it will be a good bike to ad to my affordable...
05-17-21, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By rossiny

Impulse buying

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05-13-21, 02:07 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 73,005
Posted By rossiny

https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwi/bik/d/scherervi...

https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwi/bik/d/schererville-1988-schwinn-voyageur-time/7314165627.html
check this out. , Im to cheap , but probably worth it...
05-13-21, 12:39 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 73,005
Posted By rossiny

never knew the Passage came in this color. I have...

never knew the Passage came in this color. I have a Grey one . I will post a pic. ​​​​​
05-13-21, 12:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,557
Posted By rossiny

you got a good friend! I myself like brifters, ...

you got a good friend!
I myself like brifters, I actually like Shimano because they seem to have a larger area to hold on to. The only thing I wouldn't do is spread the rear triangle on a frame as...
05-08-21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,557
Posted By rossiny

don't bend the frame , anything else is ok in my...

don't bend the frame , anything else is ok in my book...
04-03-21, 09:07 AM
Replies: 816
Views: 203,460
Posted By rossiny

Wow speechless. !! It seems seems, alive, like...

Wow speechless. !! It seems seems, alive, like mechanical combined with some type of life force.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,743
Posted By rossiny

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Bought a Basso recently, i think made by Litespeed. I just road a couple...
03-31-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7,192
Views: 2,873,481
Posted By rossiny

those drop bars really drop! unless its the...

those drop bars really drop!
unless its the picture or angle..
03-29-21, 07:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,373
Posted By rossiny

So, who was he a danger to,? I think its...

So, who was he a danger to,?
I think its silly.. I wonder if he would have done a rolling stop, would they still have ticketed him?
Forum: Touring
03-24-21, 07:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,775
Posted By rossiny

Trek 930, 950, 970 with Shimano Deore ...

Trek 930, 950, 970 with Shimano Deore
Paramount PDG series 40, 50, 60
They have rack mounts , stable, take wide tires, not to heavy,, and super durable, of course check fir dents or rust.I have...
03-23-21, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By rossiny

Thanks for the pic. The dropouts , bottom...

Thanks for the pic.
The dropouts , bottom bracket area and the rear mount for the brakes definitely look the same .
I test road it a bit with some pedals I had, and definitely seems to ride nice....
03-22-21, 02:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

thanks , any info on this model?

thanks , any info on this model?
03-22-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By rossiny

thanks , any info on this model ?

thanks , any info on this model ?
Forum: Foo
03-22-21, 02:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,006
Posted By rossiny

huh

what killed them/ or who??
03-22-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 4,518
Views: 457,478
Posted By rossiny

Whaaa

where is that , about a grand labor for about 2 hours labor for a pro plumber!!!??
03-22-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By rossiny

Basso . Not Bassa.. can't seem to correct..lol

Basso . Not Bassa..
can't seem to correct..lol
03-22-21, 04:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

Bought this ?

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I ended up buying this., guy threw in an extra set of wheels also. Needs...
03-21-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By rossiny

Basso titanium

Hello , I just picked this up today.
any info about it? only thing I could find is possibly a Litespeed? Needs some dialing in . The gears in the back seem to skip when I have it in the lower chain...
03-21-21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,973
Posted By rossiny

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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just picked up, needs to be fitted and dialed in. It skips gears when you...
03-21-21, 05:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,102
Posted By rossiny

Watching also as I have a few bikes I should...

Watching also as I have a few bikes I should list,, yet I'm looking to buy a touring or titanium bike , and I already have a decent touring bike 😔
Forum: Foo
03-21-21, 05:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,006
Posted By rossiny

Is he fixed, because there can be a lot of...

Is he fixed, because there can be a lot of unwanted kittens running around.
yeah he need retirement . Just like me, relaxing , eating , and touring, and seeing beautiful, places, and people 👍😹😁☕🚲🍕
03-21-21, 04:59 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,868
Posted By rossiny

Holey smoley

I think e-bike is great for older ,,, and we all will get there or not.
The only gripe I might have is on a bike trail ,, your eventually gonna have a young kid driving like a maniac . I saw it...
03-18-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 934
Posted By rossiny

Distracted driver?? Not like you couldn't see...

Distracted driver?? Not like you couldn't see him. He was hit from behind . Wonder if they can pull the phone records. Horrible "crash" .
prayers go out to him and family.
03-18-21, 11:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

Considering the frame is a 58cm, with that seat...

Considering the frame is a 58cm, with that seat post he must be a giant and like to ride in an aero tuck position. I guess will take a ride up and look . I want responsive but comfort. Looking at...
03-17-21, 09:45 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,728
Posted By rossiny

Back in the day

I had a Schwinn Continental , must have weighed 30 pounds . A buddy of mine had an Atala Italian bike and was into cycling. I finally bought a new , 1984 Rossin with all campy super record and campy...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3,016
Views: 865,036
Posted By rossiny

Lynskey Premier

Any thought on this frame info. One came up for sale in my area, and frame size ? Thanks
03-17-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 73,005
Posted By rossiny

any toe overlap, I had a beige Voyager that had...

any toe overlap, I had a beige Voyager that had some major toe overlap and I sold it and then found a Schwinn passage which it has no toe overlap , an amazing ride. It is gray , Columbus Tenax , I...
03-17-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

Thanks for all the good info. If any one has this...

Thanks for all the good info. If any one has this model would be great. I am probably going to take for a test ride at least see how it goes. Its a big jump for me never rode anything but vintage...
03-17-21, 03:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

woukd it effect performance , strength in any way...

woukd it effect performance , strength in any way ? NOT that I am a racer. , mind you...
03-17-21, 03:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

PS, both are in my area and frame size .. So they...

PS, both are in my area and frame size .. So they got that going for them
03-17-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

YES I noted about the clearance and that would be...

YES I noted about the clearance and that would be better with these roads in Kenosha , Wisconsin...
Any info at all on this model . I only have vintage steel road, and vintage steel mountain bike.....
03-17-21, 02:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

yes I like the look on that one and has the...

yes I like the look on that one and has the comfort geometry , what about that the Premier is is not butted.
03-17-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,493
Posted By rossiny

Lynskey Premier, Litespeed

Any thoughts on these bikes. I have been looking at possibly getting a titanium bike. I read the Premier is not butted , straight tubes .Chorus . Asking 2200, the other 1400, Litespeed, Durace , ...
03-14-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 73,005
Posted By rossiny

Great reading and all the pictures, amazing...

Great reading and all the pictures, amazing builds on these Voyageurs .
my voyageur story is I sold it, don't know what year I found not the SP, but when I got it home it had some serious...
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