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10-11-22, 08:32 PM
08-03-22, 08:03 PM
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Posted By csport

The one on the right is the normal one. I...

The one on the right is the normal one.

I think the one on the left is missing the small axle which threads into the pedal with one end and into the crank arm with the other end. The purpose of...
08-01-22, 06:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By andrewclaus

Try a half-link...

Try a half-link...
07-29-22, 01:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 729
Posted By 70sSanO

I'm in the same camp. My personal preference is...

I'm in the same camp. My personal preference is to adjust so there is a skosh, (a highly scientific and technical term), amount of play that disappears, or not perceivable, when the QR skewer is...
07-25-22, 03:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 609
Posted By 70sSanO

There is a sure fire way to see if your BB shell...

There is a sure fire way to see if your BB shell threads are damaged. Since both DS and NDS have right hand threads, flip the BB around and thread the DS into the NDS.

If you can torque it,...
05-23-22, 05:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 688
Posted By 70sSanO

I’m not a Campy guy, but none of the swap makes...

I’m not a Campy guy, but none of the swap makes any sense at all from a compatibility standpoint. I can’t even imagine how any of it works.

You can’t use a Shimano cassette on a Campy hub, Miche...
04-01-22, 09:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

I agree that trying to fix the old wheel is a...

I agree that trying to fix the old wheel is a good thing. The experience is worth it alone. How well will this wheel last, true or axle wise, we can't say. Still you will learn a lot and if the local...
08-11-21, 11:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 492
Posted By Geepig

If this is a recent thing it might also be worth...

If this is a recent thing it might also be worth considering the health side. As we grow older our joints wear and become prone to different conditions like arthritus, which can change how we...
01-03-21, 03:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,125
Posted By Crankycrank

Looks like you have enough clearance to me but...

Looks like you have enough clearance to me but yes, a road test is needed to be sure.
10-23-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 968
Posted By Trakhak

I'd begin by determining whether the problem is...

I'd begin by determining whether the problem is in the bottom bracket or elsewhere.

Drop the chain off the chainring. If the problem goes away, investigate the rear hub next.

If the problem...
08-21-20, 05:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,645
Posted By Pop N Wood

Man, so many judgmental people in this world...

Man, so many judgmental people in this world anymore. Free thinking is being beat into submission. did you at least wear a mask, helmet and eye protection when you did it?

BTW I agree looks like...
08-01-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,341
Posted By dsbrantjr

It cannot, the numbers do not add up. You would...

It cannot, the numbers do not add up. You would need less than 13 teeth difference up front not to exceed the 28t wrap capacity. You cannot necessarily have the max front difference AND the...
07-21-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,600
Posted By dsbrantjr

I would suggest you consider Ergon grips; I have...

I would suggest you consider Ergon grips; I have had good success with them. I use the GP1 Biokork ones, but some of the others have extensions which provide alternate hand positions which might be...
06-04-20, 01:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,959
Posted By HTupolev

Unless you both ride similar terrain as the OP...

Unless you both ride similar terrain as the OP and have very similar physical ability, what works for you doesn't have much to do with what will work for them. Even relatively small differences in...
05-29-20, 06:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,206
Posted By rccardr

That should be a 26.4 clamp on a 26.4 bar. ...

That should be a 26.4 clamp on a 26.4 bar. Measure to make sure. If it's a 26mm bar, no amount of tightening will actually make that combination safe, at any angle.
If the sizing matches,...
01-18-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,942
Posted By _ForceD_

I don't like exposed adhesive tape at all. I wrap...

I don't like exposed adhesive tape at all. I wrap from the top down and secure the end inside the handlebar with the plug. No exposed, unsightly tape. Some people say that wrapping this opposite way...
11-27-19, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 612
Posted By canklecat

I like a road setup for my road bikes for a few...

I like a road setup for my road bikes for a few reasons:

I prefer really stiff soles for arch support. I've always had foot problems, including burning arch cramps from inadequate foot support....
11-18-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,670
Posted By philbob57

For me, the only solution would be to lose 35-40...

For me, the only solution would be to lose 35-40 years. When I was 35-40, all I needed for 32 degree rides was jean for the legs, and winter gloves and my normal winter parka for my trunk. (Sorry -...
10-10-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,359
Posted By well biked

To the OP, I quickly checked the specs on your...

To the OP, I quickly checked the specs on your Giant ATX 3, it uses a very inexpensive chain ("8 speed chain").

Whatever you do regarding chain lube/chain cleaning, just remember the chain itself...
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