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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 843
Posted By Pathfinder27

My new to me road bike

Hey all,
I'm a budget cyclist and always have been. I rode a Dianmondback Haanjo CX converted to drop bars for the last 7 years. Yesterday I sold that bike and picked up a used Giant Contend SL2,...
03-17-21, 10:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 897
Posted By RChung

[/h1]He didn't hit a tree, or a pothole, and his...

[/h1]He didn't hit a tree, or a pothole, and his handlebar or fork didn't break; those are accidents. He was hit from behind by a motorist.

In other news, eight Atlanta-area massage workers die in...
02-23-21, 10:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 612
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

I think the cage's inner plate being upside down...

I think the cage's inner plate being upside down has something to do with the problem... Remove it and reinstall right side up and get back to us with your findings. Andy
12-30-20, 09:38 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,028
Posted By Charles Wahl

Don't buy a starter bike that has the pictured...

Don't buy a starter bike that has the pictured Simplex dropouts in the first photo, or any other that will only accept a Simplex dérailleur. Same for Huret. Make sure it has the threaded...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,226
Posted By rubiksoval

No, you said: continuing your bizarre, made...

No, you said:

continuing your bizarre, made up, and totally incorrect assertion from the other thread that people that weigh more than 120 lbs don't/can't/shouldn't ride out of the saddle.

Just...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-20, 12:41 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,226
Posted By Dean V

Anyone else think of "Timtak" when they saw that...

Anyone else think of "Timtak" when they saw that photo?
10-06-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 923
Posted By mrblue

Hi Bill! The tire is a Vittoria Rubino Pro G+...

Hi Bill!
The tire is a Vittoria Rubino Pro G+ 2.0. My weight is ~130. My favorite food is Spanish or Brazilian. My eyes are brown and my mom says I have a smile to die for. I grew up on the Atlantic...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-25-20, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,166
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Mercer Island is about to lose a revenue source. ...

Mercer Island is about to lose a revenue source. :)
09-21-20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 294,601
Posted By Wilbur76

Went off trail, ended up in the oil fields. ...

Went off trail, ended up in the oil fields.
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Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-20, 04:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,312
Posted By rubiksoval

I'd go with installation error, too, but would...

I'd go with installation error, too, but would also check the tire just in case the bead is exposed or something on the inside. And I'd check rim tape/strip. If you're using a strip (harder/plasticy...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-20, 11:44 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 18,537
Posted By Seattle Forrest

This is sage advice. You should reflect on it...

This is sage advice. You should reflect on it for a moment.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,469
Posted By Trakhak

Back when I raced, I once overheard a teammate...

Back when I raced, I once overheard a teammate complimenting a guy on another team on how smoothly he rode. After the race, I asked Greg what that was about. He said, "Some guys take it to heart and...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 01:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,469
Posted By rubiksoval

Why do you think it's gone to crap and why do you...

Why do you think it's gone to crap and why do you think it's inefficient?

Are you bouncing out of the saddle ?
Are you hurting yourself when pedaling?
Are you putting out less power at a given...
05-23-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,591
Posted By wgscott

I have to admit it never occurred to me to try to...

I have to admit it never occurred to me to try to use dimeric cobalt to inflate a tire.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 441,827
Posted By abshipp

Sorry VV, a like from kissTheApex and an...

Sorry VV, a like from kissTheApex and an affirmative from Bah Humbug overrules you.

Cat:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 03:09 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,908
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Argumentum ad podium?

Argumentum ad podium?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 48,534
Posted By WhyFi

I don't think that anyone has a problem with you...

I don't think that anyone has a problem with you riding what you want to ride. What people have a problem with is you hearing the term "gravel bike" and then ignoring industry convention and...
08-20-19, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 294,601
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I hope nobody minds if I add some photos to go...

I hope nobody minds if I add some photos to go along with this excellent ride report. White Chuck is a 7,000' mountain that towers over the town of Darrington; that may not sound like much if you...
08-20-19, 10:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,349
Posted By Seattle Forrest

White Chuck Mountain

There's very little info about this peak online, and there are some active, adventurous folks in here. I have a hunch several people might enjoy a few of the photos, maybe someone will benefit from...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-19, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,109
Posted By Seattle Forrest

My buddy looking at our immediate future. ...

My buddy looking at our immediate future.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48419887611_d80570a1bd_o_d.jpg

This kid was cute.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-19, 12:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,109
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Enchantment Lakes aka Shangri La (pics)

I’ve posted a lot of ride reports here over the years, with beautiful mountain scenery to complement a beautiful road bike. The way I find roads to ride on is usually that I go hiking, and say to...
07-26-19, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 222,334
Posted By Phil_gretz

1983 Fuji America

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I decided to swap in a narrow range 7-speed freewheel. So far, so good.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-19, 03:06 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,456
Posted By rubiksoval

No, it wouldn't. I wouldn't ride harder...

No, it wouldn't.

I wouldn't ride harder because I was on a crappier bike. I'd ride the same and just be slower.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-19, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,517
Posted By caloso

Also, please consider using CO2, rather than CO,...

Also, please consider using CO2, rather than CO, as the latter is flammable and toxic if inhaled.
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