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Forum: Introductions
05-18-24, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 67
Posted By Trakhak

You can ask the Bike Forums moderators to move...

You can ask the Bike Forums moderators to move this thread to the sub-forum named "Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's It Worth? Appraisals," where plenty of people will be eager to help you.

To...
05-12-24, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5,391
Views: 867,928
Posted By rsbob

Hope you climbed the tower for the view. Rented...

Hope you climbed the tower for the view. Rented road bikes in Siena and rode the countryside through the vineyards and fields to San Gimignano with the tall towers used for drying dyed cloth and...
Forum: Commuting
05-08-24, 05:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 606
Posted By BobbyG

Usually bring a sandwich of some sort And keep...

Usually bring a sandwich of some sort And keep it in the office fridge. When I had a smaller backpack I used to put it in a hard plastic container but since moving to a bigger backpack 20 years ago...
05-05-24, 04:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,781
Posted By cb400bill

I've ridden thousands of miles on both bicycles...

I've ridden thousands of miles on both bicycles and motorcycles. Neither are inherently dangerous.

However, both are unforgiving if you don't know what you're doing. Especially the motorcycle.
05-02-24, 11:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 794
Posted By grumpus

It's a wide tube, it will patch just fine with a...

It's a wide tube, it will patch just fine with a large patch as long as it's properly prepared.
05-02-24, 07:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 794
Posted By Crankycrank

If you mean by tire liner that it is one of the...

If you mean by tire liner that it is one of the flat prevention types that fit between the tire and tube then that could be the problem as well as the other causes mentioned. These liners tend to cut...
05-02-24, 07:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 794
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

The image shows what I call a "start burst" hole,...

The image shows what I call a "start burst" hole, a classic unrestrained tube blow out. For some reason the tube was no longer kept inside the rim/tire interior, that bit of tube tried to push it's...
Forum: Introductions
05-02-24, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By joesch

Welcome to BF. Would like to see you riding...

Welcome to BF.
Would like to see you riding some of those nice bikes.
Where do you ride?
04-27-24, 08:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By Rick

I don't believe that my post comes to the level...

I don't believe that my post comes to the level of a crime for incorrectness. I do believe that you are an excelent drama queen and as usual you are in a scheisse mood.
Forum: Triathlon
04-24-24, 06:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 759
Posted By Steve B.

Look on FB Marketplace as well as local...

Look on FB Marketplace as well as local Craigslist for a good quality road bike. I wouldn’t at this point go to a dedicated triathlon bike as she needs to learn to ride on roads, deal with traffic...
04-08-24, 11:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,935
Posted By Eric F

Sad to hear this. :( There are many times I...

Sad to hear this. :(

There are many times I have stayed in traffic lanes because of the collection of debris in the bike lane, making it unsafe to ride in. I've seen quite a few that are built...
04-03-24, 06:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 789
Posted By Doc_Wui

My wife and I celebrate 49 years of marriage this...

My wife and I celebrate 49 years of marriage this summer. Since COvid, the two of us ride a lot more, and we get about 2400 miles together annually. Neither one of us is a hard core cyclist, but have...
04-03-24, 12:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 789
Posted By Kai Winters

Serfas is an ebike brand sold in bike shops. They...

Serfas is an ebike brand sold in bike shops. They have a variety of models and several are less than $2k. Some models are also 'step through' making it far easier to climb aboard. Their Dash 350 is a...
Replies: 18
Views: 1,166
Posted By BTinNYC

This. When I wrote above, I was thinking I should...

This. When I wrote above, I was thinking I should be using hours not miles for ride durations.
03-30-24, 04:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 738
Posted By bboy314

Sealant hadnít quite made its way to a gap...

Sealant hadnít quite made its way to a gap somewhere yet?

Welcome to the joys of high pressure tubeless.
03-24-24, 12:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,234
Posted By Hermes

Finding Motivation

Here is an article from the New York Times (behind a paywall but may be visible even to non subscribers) https://www.nytimes.com/2024/03/21/well/move/workout-accountability-partner-trainer.html. Some...
03-14-24, 03:45 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,017
Posted By JochenRindt

I rode for years without any tools, patch kit,...

I rode for years without any tools, patch kit, spare tube, or pump. At the time I was living in my hometown and there was always a friend or an in-law I could call and ask them to pick me up....
03-14-24, 03:23 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,017
Posted By zandoval

I often shudder when remembering the rides I have...

I often shudder when remembering the rides I have made with no tools or back up.

Pure Idiocy...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-24, 08:08 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,826
Posted By Trakhak

The great thing about being a casual rider is...

The great thing about being a casual rider is that you dont have to CONFORM to ANY of the rules "real cyclist" claim you have to. Simply ride any bike or trike the way you want to, wearing anything...
03-10-24, 09:47 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,724
Posted By noglider

No, you really should get Rema vulcanizing fluid....

No, you really should get Rema vulcanizing fluid. I tried rubber cement, and my first impression was that it was just as good, but then half of the patches came off. Vulcanizing fluid makes an...
03-10-24, 09:37 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,724
Posted By noglider

The glue does tend to dry out after you open it....

The glue does tend to dry out after you open it. I periodically check to see if I have some left, and usually, the tube is unopened. I patch tubes in batches at home, so I have a big can of the glue...
Forum: Touring
03-09-24, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By WaveyGravey

I second the suggestion of a domestic trip right...

I second the suggestion of a domestic trip right here in the USA.
Forum: Touring
03-09-24, 06:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By saddlesores

sounds fun, but an older dude taking 2 or...

sounds fun, but an older dude taking 2 or possibly 4 teenagers on a european cycling vacation?

maybe consider a 5-day tour in the us (assuming you're a 'merkan) where the logistics will be so much...
Forum: Commuting
03-08-24, 09:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,544
Posted By flangehead

If you want a new bike, get a new bike. If...

If you want a new bike, get a new bike.

If you donít want to spend $ on maintenance fix what you have.

In general that old stuff uses less expensive parts that last longer.

If you commute...
03-02-24, 07:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 733
Posted By znomit

Its called uber I think?

Its called uber I think?
Forum: Commuting
03-02-24, 01:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,224
Posted By SirLeaflock

Probably worth that. Iím inclined to say itís a...

Probably worth that. Iím inclined to say itís a really good deal if the brakes and tires are good and itís been well maintained. Link to the ad?
Forum: Introductions
03-01-24, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By RB1-luvr

welcome to the forum. There is so much good info...

welcome to the forum. There is so much good info here.
02-28-24, 12:45 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 7,493
Posted By ScottCommutes

I ride 38 miles/day to/from work each day. If I...

I ride 38 miles/day to/from work each day. If I ride a beater bike with regular clothes and a lot of stuff in the rack, I'm doing more of a workout than if I rode some kind of racing superbike.
02-28-24, 03:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,488
Posted By jgwilliams

Before you go down that route, just be sure that...

Before you go down that route, just be sure that you're going to be more comfortable. I know it seems logical, but as someone who's ridden drop bars all my life (I'm 67 now) I find straight bars...
02-26-24, 06:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 982
Posted By JW Fas

If you're knocked off your bike, you want your...

If you're knocked off your bike, you want your defense implement to be on your body and not out of reach.
02-26-24, 10:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 982
Posted By ScottCommutes

You do you, but there is an obvious advantage to...

You do you, but there is an obvious advantage to the body holder - you always have it at hand.
Forum: Introductions
02-26-24, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By frenchfry53

I'm trying to get back into biking. I used to...

I'm trying to get back into biking. I used to before medical issues.
Forum: Introductions
02-24-24, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By nolajoins

good to meet you Tx. My fiancť loves to go to...

good to meet you Tx. My fiancť loves to go to Houston for good Vietnamese food so if we progress with this hobby, perhaps someday Ill have to get advice on good spots over that way.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-24, 08:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,475
Posted By bblair

So much to see in this picture! I truly...

So much to see in this picture!

I truly appreciate that you have an older bike and a Corvette. Which is more comfortable?

And parked in front of a Pizza Hut. I have stopped at a PH in the...
Forum: Commuting
02-14-24, 01:32 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,947
Posted By noglider

Strawbunyan, see what is on your local...

Strawbunyan, see what is on your local craigslist. You can show us what you find for advice. Craigslist is a good place for value if you know what you're looking at.
02-11-24, 08:15 PM
Replies: 5,391
Views: 867,928
Posted By ZIPP2001

Some supplies arrived today. ...

Some supplies arrived today.
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Forum: Commuting
02-10-24, 02:32 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 11,947
Posted By Strawbunyan

I am located in southern middle TN, USA.

I am located in southern middle TN, USA.
02-07-24, 07:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,261
Posted By alcjphil

A friend of mine suffered an event which he...

A friend of mine suffered an event which he referred to as a "widowmaker" a couple of years ago. He was lucky enough that the cyclist following him was also a cyclist and a paramedic. The fire...
01-09-24, 02:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,929
Posted By Paul Barnard

I am the same way when I drive my truck. I don't...

I am the same way when I drive my truck. I don't care if my LED light bar is annoying, I just want to be seen because someone pulled out in front of me one time.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-24, 01:23 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,208
Posted By genejockey

A woman cyclist was killed riding in daylight in...

A woman cyclist was killed riding in daylight in a forested area with dappled sunlight, because a van whose driver didn't see her (because of the dappled sunlight) pulled out in front of her. Since...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-24, 10:19 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,208
Posted By genejockey

I use flashing lights front and rear during...

I use flashing lights front and rear during daylight and dusk. I don't ride at dawn, or at night. It's uncivilized.
12-29-23, 09:13 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,979
Posted By Jay Turberville

Fig bars.

Fig bars.
12-24-23, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By ridelikeaturtle

I've no experience with dynamo hubs yet, but I've...

I've no experience with dynamo hubs yet, but I've just done two vintage bikes with bottle dynamos - one mixte and one dutch bike - and when weight is not an issue for city commuting, I think they're...
12-23-23, 01:34 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,979
Posted By zandoval

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/500x334/dsc0661_620x414_f398394700500e5eb89e6298d2feba80f56487f8.jpgPeanut Butter and Jelly on French Toast... Nuff Said...
12-22-23, 04:46 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,979
Posted By wolfchild

Just eat whatever agrees with you and makes you...

Just eat whatever agrees with you and makes you feel good. No need for any special cycling specific nutrition nonsense.
Forum: Introductions
12-18-23, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By fruitappel

Greetings from the Netherlands!

Hello from the Netherlands, I already made some posts on the forum but havn't written an introduction yet. In the past I used to cycle a lot on a road bike, and commuted for years a lot of...
12-16-23, 04:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,704
Posted By TiHabanero

"I am on the heavy side for a cyclist." Stop...

"I am on the heavy side for a cyclist."

Stop it. Stop with this statement. It is nonsense.

Racing road and mountain bikes I was 210 pounds. Wasn't fat, just large boned and kinda big muscles...
12-14-23, 02:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,915
Posted By unterhausen

Descending in the rain in the dark will make you...

Descending in the rain in the dark will make you dissatisfied with just about any light, I think.
12-02-23, 12:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,315
Posted By Trakhak

I never much enjoyed descending at the, ahem,...

I never much enjoyed descending at the, ahem, bleeding edge of control, even in my sporadic racing days in the '60's through '80's. Now, I descend cautiously, imagining the worst. Funny how often I...
11-24-23, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 862
Posted By Calsun

When I was exploring surgery options 2 years ago...

When I was exploring surgery options 2 years ago I found that in the west that there was no one doing HOLEP and what the surgeons told me was that it took at least 100 operations before the surgeon...
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