Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Koyote
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 0.16 seconds.
02-01-23, 11:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 783
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

One of the issues that I sometimes have here is...

One of the issues that I sometimes have here is the difference between what the manufacturer and what some posters say is OK to do. This case of attaching a ft basket strut to a QR secured axle (and...
02-01-23, 09:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 783
Posted By Trakhak

Instructions for assembling and installing Wald...

Instructions for assembling and installing Wald front basket (https://waldsports.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/198GBX-C-74015-Rev-B.pdf).

Under "WARNING!" at bottom right of instructions:

DO...
01-31-23, 04:50 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,253
Posted By Eric F

Do you have any specific examples of when that...

Do you have any specific examples of when that actually happened? I tend to be involved with brake discussion threads and haven't seen the behavior you're describing from disc-brake proponents. ...
01-31-23, 03:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 783
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...before you go, there's some value in...

.
...before you go, there's some value in considering an alternative mounting method, as advocated in # 3. Front racks are more pleasurable to use, if you don't have to worry about the mounting...
01-31-23, 02:22 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Eric F

Meh. “Disaster” seems like an over-statement.

Meh. “Disaster” seems like an over-statement.
01-31-23, 11:49 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Reynolds 531

... ...

...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1040x1215/kom_1950f424b8db7830dce908408d1db80910abd5fc.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 11:12 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,037
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Black Knight: 'Tis but a scratch. Arthur: ...

Black Knight: 'Tis but a scratch.
Arthur: A SCRATCH? Your arm's off!
Black Knight: No it isn't!
Arthur: Well what's that then? (pointing to the arm lying on the ground)
Black...
01-31-23, 10:35 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Eric F

No one is telling you that you "need" anything to...

No one is telling you that you "need" anything to do with Strava. I'm certainly not trying to convince you to change how you're using it, or your opinion of it. If Strava's features aren't useful...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 09:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,037
Posted By Atlas Shrugged

Looks fine. Very robust area for a bicycle, least...

Looks fine. Very robust area for a bicycle, least of your worries. Get ready for the usual, tap with a penny, take it to a shop ask for ultrasound analysis, etc. The final conclusion will be the...
01-31-23, 09:35 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,253
Posted By Germany_chris

I'm not this emotionally attached to my brakes

I'm not this emotionally attached to my brakes
01-31-23, 09:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,435
Posted By mstateglfr

Yes, the blissful ignorance that doesnt give them...

Yes, the blissful ignorance that doesnt give them the chance to be infuriated over tubeless tires that weep more than a widow and wont even stay on the rim during normal inflation. Those peasants...
01-30-23, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 783
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

Except for interfacing accessories that are...

Except for interfacing accessories that are designed to use an axle nut for security. Oh, and true track racing and IGHs and... Andy
01-30-23, 05:59 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,253
Posted By Eric F

I haven't seen that. Do you have any specific...

I haven't seen that. Do you have any specific examples? Mostly, I see the anti-hydro folks complaining/campaigning that disc brakes are too complex, too heavy, too dangerous, or in some other way a...
01-30-23, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By BillyD

The easiest way to get banned (again) is to...

The easiest way to get banned (again) is to discuss a PM in public. PM means PRIVATE Memo, between you and another party, in this case yours truly. If you wish to discuss your banning, or anything...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-23, 04:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 765
Posted By seypat

One other thing to remember. You can't force...

One other thing to remember. You can't force anything on them. Expose them to lots of different things and see what takes. Their lives won't go exactly as you have them planned. Nothing wrong with...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-23, 04:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 765
Posted By Eric F

As I said, the bike wasn't the only factor in the...

As I said, the bike wasn't the only factor in the divorce. The story is like a country song...My ex-wife married my ex-friend, and are living in my ex-house with my ex-dog. All I got was a pickup...
01-30-23, 03:02 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By msu2001la

Same. Segments are great for this and I like how...

Same. Segments are great for this and I like how Strava makes it easy to see performance over time on them. I also find the "matched rides" feature to be similarly useful, where it compares total...
01-30-23, 02:46 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Eric F

I use Segments regularly to track my fitness...

I use Segments regularly to track my fitness progression. It's one of the most valuable parts of Strava for me.
01-30-23, 11:35 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

"I can't believe it's Capitalism!!" Posted on...

"I can't believe it's Capitalism!!"
Posted on Twitter for iPhone

(*sips Starbucks*)
01-30-23, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 852
Posted By smd4

None of this is true, and wrapped properly from...

None of this is true, and wrapped properly from the bottom up, there is no compromise. But like others have said, you do you.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-23, 06:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 765
Posted By Quiglesnbits

Thanks for your input. I’m currently consistently...

Thanks for your input. I’m currently consistently getting 3 weekday rides of about 1:00 to 1:15, and a longer weekend ride of 2:00-3:00. Occasionally ill squeeze in an extra hour or so on the other...
01-28-23, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By Eric F

First ride impressions (pavement, hardpack fire...

First ride impressions (pavement, hardpack fire roads, and hardpack singletrack)…

They seem to roll really nicely on pavement and hardpack dirt, and aren’t noticeably slower or faster than my...
01-27-23, 11:10 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Eric F

I like Strava because of the social networking...

I like Strava because of the social networking aspect of in conjunction with the fitness component. I've reconnected with friends that I used to ride with before my 15-year break from the bike, and...
01-26-23, 11:47 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By Eric F

Agreed. This is simple economics. For me,...

Agreed. This is simple economics.

For me, the value of the app/network features is easily worth it to me. Hell, I can’t remember the last time I paid less than $7 for a weekday lunch.
01-26-23, 11:29 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By mstateglfr

it's been mentioned in the thread, but is worth...

it's been mentioned in the thread, but is worth repeating-

- Just buy the yearly subscription. The increase is much smaller and Sttava even said they want to osh people away from monthly.

-...
01-26-23, 10:45 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By veganbikes

$4? That is almost $96 away from a hundred...

$4? That is almost $96 away from a hundred dollars and multiply a hundred 10 times and that is a thousand! Holy Moly a lot of money.

Prices are going up it happens. I probably wouldn't leave over...
01-26-23, 03:31 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,958
Posted By genejockey

3.5% unemployment and 2.6% annual GDP growth...

3.5% unemployment and 2.6% annual GDP growth isn't even remotely a "recession".
01-25-23, 10:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By Eric F

The IRC tires mounted on my aluminum American...

The IRC tires mounted on my aluminum American Classic rims very easily - easier than the Pirellis, for sure. First one inflated with just my floor pump. Second one needed a boost from a canister, but...
01-25-23, 02:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 752
Posted By SoSmellyAir

Very glad to hear this!

Very glad to hear this!
01-24-23, 12:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By Polaris OBark

With full suspension mountain bikes. For...

With full suspension mountain bikes.

For gravel bikes, the best bet is wide tires at low pressure. There are also some suspension stems and seat posts, like Redshift, and some forks, like Lauf...
01-23-23, 08:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By sjanzeir

And I was wrong in saying and doing some of the...

And I was wrong in saying and doing some of the things that I said and did. I happen to be notorious among my friends (all two of them,) family, and (remote) coworkers for my tendency to overreact....
01-23-23, 12:51 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 17,048
Posted By mstateglfr

Oh look, the 'rim is just a giant disc brake'...

Oh look, the 'rim is just a giant disc brake' argument...again. It sucked the first time, but maybe itll be good now!
01-23-23, 12:45 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By tomato coupe

The real issue is the sticks, and how their...

The real issue is the sticks, and how their quality is not what it used to be.
01-23-23, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 580
Posted By HillRider

It doesn't and won't. I sewed up an nylon pack...

It doesn't and won't. I sewed up an nylon pack cloth roll-up sleeve that holds all of my tools and can be easily swapped from bike to bike. The MT-1 has never damaged it or my saddle pack.


I've...
01-23-23, 12:17 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By Eric F

It appears that prj71 will not be able to respond...

It appears that prj71 will not be able to respond for a little while.
01-23-23, 11:18 AM
Replies: 722
Views: 17,048
Posted By Eric F

I rode a bike with disc brakes this weekend. The...

I rode a bike with disc brakes this weekend. The brakes worked really well. They slowed me when I needed to go slower, and stopped me when I needed to stop. I also rode a bike with rim brakes this...
01-23-23, 09:27 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By BillyD

A little less snark and a little compassion would...

A little less snark and a little compassion would go a long way around here. I think the OP did a good job standing up for himself. The ignore list works well, but I wish you guys would be kinder,...
01-23-23, 08:54 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By StanSeven

Thanks for apologizing. There’s room for lots of...

Thanks for apologizing. There’s room for lots of others to do the same. For the most part members here behave and post responsibly. But when we get insults thrown about, it discourages others from...
01-23-23, 06:38 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By Maelochs

When I actually googled SRAM Eagle to see how...

When I actually googled SRAM Eagle to see how confusing it all was .... I got this:
...
01-23-23, 02:26 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,773
Posted By tomato coupe

The OP’s question is functionally equivalent to...

The OP’s question is functionally equivalent to “Why are water bottles never under (or equal to) $10?”, which is almost identical to the above question.


This is clearly a different question, as...
01-22-23, 07:55 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 4,803
Posted By mstateglfr

Beer can have more than 5% alcohol. But...

Beer can have more than 5% alcohol.

But event if it's 5%, then you are getting 0.6oz of alcohol in a 12oz beer if it's 5% alcohol.
For a shot of 40% alcohol, you are getting 0.6oz of alcohol in...
01-22-23, 06:54 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By tomato coupe

Wow, that’s quite the attitude, considering the...

Wow, that’s quite the attitude, considering the other poster just asked what information you were looking for.
01-22-23, 06:41 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,111
Posted By veganbikes

What exactly do you want to know? I mean aside...

What exactly do you want to know? I mean aside from saying bleeping a bunch because the topic is an easy search on a search engine. If you had specific questions someone can help but it is such an...
01-22-23, 05:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By Polaris OBark

I now feel justified having that never-used...

I now feel justified having that never-used Wolf-tooth chain pliers with spare quick-link in my saddle bag.

Most people around here are helpful (excluding a few in Boulder Creek who tried to kill...
01-22-23, 03:39 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 3,933
Posted By RChung

I'm not sure it's the most common incorrect form,...

I'm not sure it's the most common incorrect form, but nonetheless it is incorrect. That you got this basic equation wrong did not bode well for the rest of your post but I read it anyway. Then I...
01-22-23, 02:14 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 3,933
Posted By tomato coupe

Whoa there. Your “most common form of physics” is...

Whoa there. Your “most common form of physics” is incorrect. Your equation represents the kinetic energy of an object.
01-22-23, 01:57 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 6,322
Posted By tomato coupe

Your logic is bad — you’re trying to set up a...

Your logic is bad — you’re trying to set up a false equivalency.

The statement 'A does not imply B' is not the same as 'A implies NOT B'.
01-22-23, 11:49 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,773
Posted By SpedFast

Are we talking 'True North' or 'Magnetic North'?

Are we talking 'True North' or 'Magnetic North'?
01-22-23, 10:40 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 4,803
Posted By Trakhak

Please cite at least one example from this thread.

Please cite at least one example from this thread.
01-21-23, 10:14 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 4,803
Posted By veganbikes

It is on aisle 6 by the Chuck Mangione CDs and...

It is on aisle 6 by the Chuck Mangione CDs and Flintstones Vitamins
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.