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Forum: Folding Bikes
02-03-23, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By linberl

That's cause their weather sucks all year round,...

That's cause their weather sucks all year round, lol!
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-30-22, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 280
Posted By imabeliever1

Latest Ride, Bike Friday first folder

Got this low mileage Pocket Llama. Regreased and adjusted hubs, waxed the chain and tweaked it to my liking.
I really like how it feels like a full size bike but handles super quick. Looking...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-29-22, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Reddleman

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Forum: Folding Bikes
12-07-22, 08:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 790
Posted By rapattack

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Thanks everyone I went to omfiets and got a racktime rack. bit pricey...
Forum: Folding Bikes
11-27-22, 09:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By BobbyG

Success! Neos Derailleur Replacement with Adapter

I'm not the greatest bicycle mechanic, but I managed to replace the broken Neos (https://www.bikeforums.net/folding-bikes/1262163-broken-neos.html) compact rapid rise derailleur on my 7-Speed Dahon...
Forum: Folding Bikes
11-19-22, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By Reddleman

You see similar quality components being used on...

You see similar quality components being used on off-the-peg tourers for sale these days such as the Surly Disc Trucker, which is mainly equipped with Shimano Alivio and Sora, which also costs about...
11-16-22, 07:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,007
Posted By Moe Zhoost

Yeah, I screw the thing on probably too much. It...

Yeah, I screw the thing on probably too much. It seems to seal with just a few twists, but I tend to go until I feel some resistance. Same tendency probably affects the initial air leakage on a...
11-03-22, 07:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 643
Posted By Hondo6

Tell that to Jonas Vinegaard. ...

Tell that to Jonas Vinegaard.


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...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-30-22, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By BobbyG

Yes, you are correct. I exceeded the range of...

Yes, you are correct. I exceeded the range of the derailleur. And I have fixed my post to refer to 1st gear as the 32-tooth ring.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-22-22, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Schwinnsta

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Swift in the Quarter.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-15-22, 07:49 AM
Replies: 291
Views: 18,569
Posted By Schwinnsta

Most people saw no problem. You unjustly attack...

Most people saw no problem. You unjustly attack him for slights that only you see. Jipe, adds to the knowledge base. You do as well, but you can't seem to avoid attacking people. I am a free speech...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-13-22, 12:28 PM
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-13-22, 06:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 957
Posted By Pinigis

We are trying to get the geometry right first. ...

We are trying to get the geometry right first. We will be adding a side structure for rigidity and mounting of panniers.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-10-22, 10:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 816
Posted By ClayH

He was so stoked when he saw the bike. He'd been...

He was so stoked when he saw the bike. He'd been looking for a mini velo for a while. Glad it went to an enthusiast!
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-01-22, 02:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 872
Posted By kwantani

just look at all the bicycles on the road! ...

just look at all the bicycles on the road!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unyYmsO2SBk
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-30-22, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 872
Posted By tcs

Some of the bikes are discarded AFTER the border...

Some of the bikes are discarded AFTER the border is crossed.

A couple of years back some folks were trying to escape the horror of the Syrian civil war and get to a Western European country. They...
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-24-22, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 692
Posted By bluesteak

Thanks to all for your help!! Maybe you may...

Thanks to all for your help!!

Maybe you may be hearing more from me....
09-22-22, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By stevel610

Me too.

Me too.
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-12-22, 02:43 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Fentuz

As the big bike is having new wheel bearing units...

As the big bike is having new wheel bearing units fitted, I took the mini velo on mtb trails and gravel path....
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-08-22, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By motochick

Originally these came with Sachs ergo...

Originally these came with Sachs ergo shifter/brifters that controlled the rear cassette (7sp) and the rear internal hub (3sp). My husband likes me to control the shifting so he can concentrate on...
09-05-22, 07:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,054
Posted By daaave

I agree. Plus if you happen to see someone on the...

I agree. Plus if you happen to see someone on the footage, good luck proving in a court of law who did it. Just because the thug looks like johnny switchblade, it can be hard to prove that.

What...
09-04-22, 09:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,022
Posted By Papa Ado

Thank you for your due diligence in spotting and...

Thank you for your due diligence in spotting and reporting fake chains. It has become more of a problem in the last few years and the counterfeit producers are getting better at fixing their mistakes...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-31-22, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Ron Damon

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Forum: Folding Bikes
08-31-22, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By Fentuz

I agree that the cassette needs to be swapped...

I agree that the cassette needs to be swapped along with a new chain but... in another thread to OP asked about getting his zizzo a bit better. Since it needs a new cassette and chain, I would...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-30-22, 04:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,677
Posted By cat0020

I've been commuting on folding bikes from Hoboken...

I've been commuting on folding bikes from Hoboken to Coney Isl. since 2013.
I rode a Bike Friday Tikit from 2013 to 2017, until I got T-boned by an SUV in the rain.
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08-29-22, 01:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Yan

This is going to degrade shifting and it's best...

This is going to degrade shifting and it's best to get the hanger aligned. Get the tool below. It is only $50 and is nearly identical to the more expensive Park Tool version. I own both and they work...
08-29-22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 664
Posted By Dan Burkhart

For anyone planning to buy blue Loctite I...

For anyone planning to buy blue Loctite I recommend 243 rather than 242. Same strength but it will tolerate a bit of oil or grease on the thread
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-25-22, 11:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,951
Posted By jfouellette

Pictures of new Microshift super short installed

Hi everyone,
as promised, here are some pictures of the Microshift super short derailleur. Second is small cog, first is largest cog. Cassette is a 8 speed 11-32 since I’m using it in an urban...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-23-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By dmwill

Turns out it is nothing to do with the bike after...

Turns out it is nothing to do with the bike after all, other than coexisting on the ship. It's a life ring holder like this! https://i.ebayimg.com/images/i/191766219694-0-1/s-l1000.jpg
08-18-22, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By amyvegan

thanks i'm looking for a twinkly multi-color...

thanks i'm looking for a twinkly multi-color FESTIVE way to light up my bike that will last for years. we have a light festival here yearly and folks deck out their bikes but they all say the lights...
07-27-22, 08:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 698
Posted By smd4

I enjoy working on my bike. I actually like doing...

I enjoy working on my bike. I actually like doing routine maintenance and cleaning. But I don't need to do extra work, and with this issue, there is absolutely no need for me to "think outside the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-26-22, 03:18 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Ron Damon

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Denpasar
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Forum: Folding Bikes
07-21-22, 07:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 13,615
Posted By StanSeven

Okay, I just deleted a bunch of posts that add...

Okay, I just deleted a bunch of posts that add nothing to the thread are are just disrespectful arguing among members. Let’s stop please.
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-16-22, 02:17 AM
Replies: 2,260
Views: 611,425
Posted By Jipe

This picture was taken this winter just after...

This picture was taken this winter just after installing the new 11s rear wheel in place of the original 10s (+new rear derailleur and new chain), its now much less clean! As you can see, the crap...
07-08-22, 11:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 716
Posted By cyccommute

After digging around (mostly fruitlessly), I...

After digging around (mostly fruitlessly), I think I may have found the chemical I saw in an very old Rema MSDS on their patches. Zinc diethyldithiocarbamate is similar to what I recall from that...
07-07-22, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 191
Posted By Harhir

DIY shifter chain for the Sachs/SRAM Spectro 3x7 hub

Found a way to build my own shifter chain for the old Sachs 3x7 speed hub. Since these shifter chains are no longer made and the chain for standard 3 speed hub is slightly too short I used a chain...
07-04-22, 02:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,484
Posted By helijohn

Update

It has been some time since my last posting. My OFO is not completely finished but is so close you can get an idea of the end result.

The first picture is as it was when I bought it.

It now...
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-02-22, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By SteveKB

Giant Halfway FD806 ...

Giant Halfway FD806


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Giant Halfway FD806
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-02-22, 08:24 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By The Chemist

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Rode over 220km on my Dahon in the last month, which is the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
07-02-22, 02:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By bwilli88

Update and finished. I got a disc brake fork...

Update and finished. I got a disc brake fork while I was last in the States with a longer steerer tube.
The parts listNew fork and tecktro mechanical disc brake 180mm disc.
New/old wheel set from a...
06-28-22, 11:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 802
Posted By Trakhak

Gripshifter haters are alaways quick to advise...

Gripshifter haters are alaways quick to advise junking them. Not sure why. I've been riding derailleur bikes since 1963, and the gripshifters on my Cannondale hybrid errand bike work as well as any...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-26-22, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By Pinigis

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Riding the Cap-to-cap trail in Central Virginia
06-22-22, 04:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,511
Posted By Camilo

Very poor, don't use it. Go to a bike shop or...

Very poor, don't use it. Go to a bike shop or REI (heck, maybe even Walmart sells them) and simply buy a patch kit. Rema and Park make nice compact ones. I personally buy bulk patches and large...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-18-22, 05:40 AM
Replies: 2,260
Views: 611,425
Posted By Schwinnsta

A few points and a few questions. First, the...

A few points and a few questions. First, the Brompton telescopic seat post pretty much solves most suitcase problems. You can remove the inner post and saddle and keep all your saddle settings. You...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-17-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 2,260
Views: 611,425
Posted By CEBEP

As Im reading the thread backwards came across...

As Im reading the thread backwards came across this message. If you happen to carry heavy loads on the carrier block bolted directly to the frame, Id strongly recommend to use Brompton original...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-09-22, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,472
Posted By Schwinnsta

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Forum: Folding Bikes
06-05-22, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By tds101

From a little ride out by the bay yesterday,... ...

From a little ride out by the bay yesterday,...
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Forum: Folding Bikes
05-13-22, 03:31 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 392,176
Posted By FoldingSpace

My other Eclipse (not as upgraded but not 100%...

My other Eclipse (not as upgraded but not 100% stock either) in Hawaii - Makena and the coastal cliffs near Lahaina. Beautiful riding as long as you remember not to ride through the wetlands north of...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-06-22, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 904,168
Posted By Jipe

I have also followed the project since the start...

I have also followed the project since the start of the Kickstarter campaign and I have to disagree with you on several points.

It was never said that its a very ambitious risky project and during...
04-25-22, 07:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 823
Posted By Siu Blue Wind

If you dont' like the replies, simply ignore. No...

If you dont' like the replies, simply ignore. No need to be snarky.
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