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09-06-22, 09:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 590
Posted By HelpSingularity

Boy, what a bunch of negative nancys. I say go...

Boy, what a bunch of negative nancys. I say go for it. I mean, what could go wrong? :foo:
Forum: Introductions
08-31-22, 02:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By HelpSingularity

Cycling truly is a wondrous activity. It never...

Cycling truly is a wondrous activity. It never gets old. Welcome to the bikeforums. :thumb:
08-30-22, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 188
Posted By HelpSingularity

Francis: I followed you for years when I was just...

Francis: I followed you for years when I was just lurking. Your responses were always a breath of fresh air in the dank environs that this place sometimes is. I literally am honored to be able to...
Forum: Touring
08-29-22, 11:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 676
Posted By HelpSingularity

Dang, dude, that is HARD CORE.:thumb: I have...

Dang, dude, that is HARD CORE.:thumb: I have putzed around in freezing weather and spent A night in a tent in snow and then scurried off to shelter to dry out and warm up. But this is a whole other...
08-27-22, 09:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 527
Posted By HelpSingularity

Hammer and nail, 12 spd chain, you're kidding,...

Hammer and nail, 12 spd chain, you're kidding, right?:eek:
08-27-22, 03:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 664
Posted By HelpSingularity

Depending on where you are going, some areas are...

Depending on where you are going, some areas are SPREAD OUT, with a connected cell phone it is amazingly simple to plan such a trip. Google maps alone will allow you to do a lot of the planning. And...
08-27-22, 03:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,082
Posted By HelpSingularity

Great question. I have often wondered that...

Great question. I have often wondered that myself. Glad to see some input from the hivemind on this subject.:thumb:
08-19-22, 11:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 503
Posted By HelpSingularity

I purchased a Masi Gran Criterium from Harris...

I purchased a Masi Gran Criterium from Harris Bicycle Shop in Pacific Beach in the summer of 1975 for USD 750. It must have been one of the early ones because it had the twin plate crown and zero...
08-19-22, 11:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 503
Posted By HelpSingularity

D*mn, that is a beautiful International.:love:

D*mn, that is a beautiful International.:love:
08-16-22, 09:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 956
Posted By HelpSingularity

My experience over the years with the "hook and...

My experience over the years with the "hook and loop" fasteners has varied quite a bit. Like you I've had velcro that lasted practically forever. And I've had "velcro" that barely lasted a couple of...
08-12-22, 10:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By HelpSingularity

If your world mostly revolves around the 700C...

If your world mostly revolves around the 700C sizes (like mine does) sure, it's all pretty self explanatory. Except a 29er is actually smaller than a 27 inch tire. And a 700C is the same rim diameter...
Forum: Framebuilders
08-12-22, 10:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,828
Posted By HelpSingularity

Just beautiful!

Just beautiful!
08-12-22, 11:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 765
Posted By HelpSingularity

I have found the big platform pedals work very...

I have found the big platform pedals work very well with tennie runners or skate shoes, my feet are always very comfy. I also use the Superfeet inserts on all my shoes. I also use spd's for when I'm...
08-12-22, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By HelpSingularity

I for one, can't wait for our bicycle tire...

I for one, can't wait for our bicycle tire overlords to take over and start asserting the ETRTO and ISO 5775 specifications so we can finally dispense with the hodge podge of tire sizings that have...
Forum: Touring
08-08-22, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By HelpSingularity

I did the ride in the mid 70's (I think, I'm...

I did the ride in the mid 70's (I think, I'm old). When SD Youth Hostels was run by the Elliots (I think). Notable SD racer Hannah North was on it. Great ride. Good times. :thumb:
08-05-22, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By HelpSingularity

Speaking as a fellow geezer who is now gently...

Speaking as a fellow geezer who is now gently entering the twilight phase of my storied cycling career, I would guess that, at least, a partial solution for your "need for speed" TM :) is not bigger...
07-31-22, 04:45 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 295,871
Posted By HelpSingularity

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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A crappy image of my 1992 Multitrack 750 converted to drop bar...
07-31-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 295,871
Posted By HelpSingularity

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Nice...
Forum: Commuting
07-15-22, 12:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By HelpSingularity

I like CHAIN-L. Put it in a needle (small)...

I like CHAIN-L. Put it in a needle (small) applicator and one drop per link. Wipe. It is a thick oil and lasts a long time.
Forum: Introductions
07-14-22, 09:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 428
Posted By HelpSingularity

Welcome to bike forums, MBailey23. Ebikes are a...

Welcome to bike forums, MBailey23. Ebikes are a lotta fun. And darn practical for local errands. Hope you have a good time here.:)
07-14-22, 12:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 903
Posted By HelpSingularity

If you are like most people and don't usually...

If you are like most people and don't usually ride in the rain and you're not regularly riding down long, steep, and twisty mountain sides with 50 lbs on your bike along with your 250 lb carcass then...
Forum: Commuting
07-08-22, 04:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By HelpSingularity

So don't leave us hanging! What kind of amenities...

So don't leave us hanging! What kind of amenities do they have?
Secure Indoor parking?
Locker room, locker room with shower?
Any monster climbs to or fro?
There really is hardly any better to...
06-27-22, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 848
Posted By HelpSingularity

I suffered from PF almost 30 years ago. The...

I suffered from PF almost 30 years ago. The number one thing that seemed to fix it was purchasing and using store bought foot beds, aka insoles. And not the flat piece of foam rubber but one with a...
06-25-22, 01:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,636
Posted By HelpSingularity

If you have been around long enough you know once...

If you have been around long enough you know once you open the little Rema Tip Top glue tube it will be dry the next time you use it. So my SOP is to carry a couple of inner tubes and just replace as...
06-23-22, 12:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 495
Posted By HelpSingularity

That is extra cool (the bikes and rides and...

That is extra cool (the bikes and rides and accomplishments, not the dementia).

This is a good reminder for me to start a little journal or something of my cycling activities for my later years....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-22, 12:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By HelpSingularity

Pretty cool scoot you got there!

Pretty cool scoot you got there!
06-22-22, 08:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 683
Posted By HelpSingularity

I'm with 3alarmer, I now only use chains with the...

I'm with 3alarmer, I now only use chains with the quick-link, KMC and SRAM. It is practically idiot proof, and I should know. :lol:
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