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06-12-24, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By squirtdad

10000 post.......thanks all

Just happened to glance at my post count and it was 9999

so for 10,000th (my count better be right or I will be embarrased)

thanks all for help, discussions, input, entertainment,...
06-03-24, 09:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,044
Posted By bulgie

Tell the perp that any excess metal was evolved...

Tell the perp that any excess metal was evolved out of bicycles long ago. For over 150 years, every possible scheme has been tried to make them lighter. "How much does it weigh?" is practically the...
06-03-24, 08:45 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,044
Posted By Arrowana

A failing steerer tube is the type of failure...

A failing steerer tube is the type of failure that can result in a faceplant and then expensive dental surgery. It is not worth the risk.
06-01-24, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1,153
Views: 69,389
Posted By SoCaled

Get in the Van! Ritchey Road Logic - $300 -...

Get in the Van!

Ritchey Road Logic - $300 - Chatsworth, CA
www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1646983666074663/?
...
05-21-24, 10:13 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,815
Posted By Camilo

Aside from the post-pandemic drop, I'm thinking...

Aside from the post-pandemic drop, I'm thinking that people who are nostalgic for 70s and 80s "classic" bikes are now aging out of the market. As a demographic, they're (we're) at best plateauing in...
05-21-24, 08:18 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,815
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...I don't want to get this moved to P+R, but...

.
...I don't want to get this moved to P+R, but one of the reasons I started riding bikes everywhere around town was the climate change issue. The whole reduce and re-use ethic, coupled with the...
05-21-24, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3,609
Views: 467,028
Posted By RB1-luvr

It is painful when they go. I swore I'd never...

It is painful when they go. I swore I'd never get another cat after my Fifi died in 2010, but then this darn feral had to come along. ugh.
05-21-24, 12:25 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,815
Posted By SurferRosa

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/6d19f958_9eca_4b14_9f2e_f5483f9cadb1_9f1d3e242c23c28627431b33b64925950e0d2b1f.jpeg
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I'd sell for super cheap (under $150) or rebuild...
05-20-24, 09:00 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By genejockey

True story - I worked with that guy's son, back...

True story - I worked with that guy's son, back in about 1991-1992. The son was really into cycling. I asked him about those bikes, and he said they were crap. You still see them periodically on...
05-19-24, 11:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By gugie

https://youtu.be/RsPTgYMjNcs

https://youtu.be/RsPTgYMjNcs
05-19-24, 10:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By ouwinner

Schlitz ad makes me think about watching sports...

Schlitz ad makes me think about watching sports on Saturday TV with my dad. Great times!
05-19-24, 10:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Robvolz

someone here has the sign-off tag, "I'm the guy...

someone here has the sign-off tag, "I'm the guy that sent Greg LeMond to get tacos"

I always thought it was humorous on its own, like what a random thing to say….

Not knowing there was an...
05-19-24, 09:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By gearbasher

Then you have this guy: ...

Then you have this guy:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIl5RxhLZ5U
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6CbQOLqZ8IA
05-19-24, 09:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By gearbasher

Not really a bike commercial, but.... ...

Not really a bike commercial, but....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1jzs6dk4bs
05-18-24, 05:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By thinktubes

https://youtu.be/kLZe3LzHQVY?si=7-XN_qkpMuR1wF37

https://youtu.be/kLZe3LzHQVY?si=7-XN_qkpMuR1wF37
05-18-24, 04:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By georges1

2003 Cannondale Commercial Gilberto Simoni

2003 Cannondale Commercial Gilberto Simoni
05-18-24, 04:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By jolly_codger

Oh to be back in 1985 again - no disc brakes, no...

Oh to be back in 1985 again - no disc brakes, no suspension, no dropper seat posts, no carbon fiber, and riding in lycra. That was mountain biking my friends, that was true mountain biking.
05-18-24, 02:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By nlerner

Plus he looked really unsteady when he was riding...

Plus he looked really unsteady when he was riding that bike at the end of the commercial.
05-18-24, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OxN7clNW38

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OxN7clNW38
05-18-24, 12:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

No bike in my neighborhood was complete without...

No bike in my neighborhood was complete without RAW POWER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XnzZaIagkXE
05-18-24, 12:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KPDI65UhGM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KPDI65UhGM
05-18-24, 12:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By SurferRosa

It's funny that millions of kids, including...

It's funny that millions of kids, including myself, loved the daredevil and played with toys in his likeness, later to find out he was a lifelong swindler, thief and violent thug that couldn't pay...
05-18-24, 12:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Strawbunyan

https://youtu.be/OUhOjtQl_Kw?si=cS5kMch0B7zpZJuJ ...

https://youtu.be/OUhOjtQl_Kw?si=cS5kMch0B7zpZJuJ

I guess epilepsy had not been invented yet.
+100 points if you signed up to win the Raleigh.
05-18-24, 12:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By Strawbunyan

Gonna be my new favorite thread. ...

Gonna be my new favorite thread.
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/337x149/download_288bfdda63ffb14ea0c94889258957e352249a0f.png
05-18-24, 11:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By big chainring

Schlitz beer commercial with Jackie Simes...

Schlitz beer commercial with Jackie Simes throwing his bike for the win!

https://youtu.be/2MBjZdFN2Os?si=FeeR5DrO1RVL-q3A
05-18-24, 06:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By iab

idk, I used to jump my bike over garbage cans. ...

idk, I used to jump my bike over garbage cans. I'm still here.
05-18-24, 05:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,640
Posted By thinktubes

America’s last, true hero

America’s last, true hero
05-16-24, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 797
Posted By SurferRosa

They can to some folks, especially large folks....

They can to some folks, especially large folks. Required pressure is a direct function of total weight.

23mm tires can feel "harsh" to me, especially in a smaller frame that's very lightweight in...
05-16-24, 02:18 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,144
Posted By Andy_K

And, of course this is required for any Huffy...

And, of course this is required for any Huffy AeroWind thread

https://youtu.be/jMgYNm4Q6dM?feature=shared
05-12-24, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,153
Views: 69,389
Posted By '02 nrs

1978, $1200. Mt. baker,Wa

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/seattle-masi-gran-criterium-mc-cm-st/7739683348.html...
05-12-24, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,153
Views: 69,389
Posted By SoCaled

Get in the Van! Ross - $70 - LA, CA ...

Get in the Van!

Ross - $70 - LA, CA
www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1156709642413738/?
Not "all original" mis-matched rims...
05-09-24, 08:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By JohnDThompson

One could probably cobble up a functional...

One could probably cobble up a functional equivalent to the Blackburn adaptor with a couple bolts, nuts, and washers and a thick rubber washer or section of wine cork with a hole for the bolt, to...
05-09-24, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3,609
Views: 467,028
Posted By juvela

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https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/img_8815_7f7b93b49bb772b689068333c037114aea1666f7.jpg

:love:

stu - "it feels like dinnertime so why is my bowl empty?"
...
05-08-24, 06:41 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,872
Posted By Murray Missile

I can't give you a logical answer but I recently...

I can't give you a logical answer but I recently did this just for the pure satisfaction of it. I just cleaned it up and made it mechanically sound which was still quite a bit of work but I loved...
05-08-24, 01:41 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,083
Posted By AdventureManCO

Trademark infringement

Trademark infringement
05-08-24, 12:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 987
Posted By Fredo76

Not sure if I'd have stayed at that hotel. Too...

Not sure if I'd have stayed at that hotel. Too many weirdos.
05-08-24, 12:36 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,083
Posted By PhilFo

Full Dura Ace Huffy AeroWind. If you have...

Full Dura Ace Huffy AeroWind.
If you have multiple grail bikes, maybe branch off into other tinkering hobbies which don't cost a ton and take up lots of space. Manual typewriter repair and...
05-07-24, 05:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 987
Posted By Jeff Neese

Long live the Stem Mounted Shifters!

I finally finished the rebuild on this 1997 Specialized Sirrus. It came with 3x7 RX100 brifters which I knew were going to be replaced when I bought the bike, I just didn't know with what.
...
05-07-24, 11:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 892
Posted By billytwosheds

Thanks for the comments lol. The Merckx does...

Thanks for the comments lol.

The Merckx does give off frankenbike vibes (hey! I run a coop) and the bar end shifters get a laugh on group rides.

But when I'm only a handful of minutes behind...
05-06-24, 09:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,677
Posted By northbend

Not the adventure I was looking for

Man plans and God laughs.

My 2 month cyclotour was over by the second day.
I'm home now.. having Distal Radius Surgery tomorrow.
Cycling in Paris is not for the faint of heart.
...
04-18-24, 06:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 971
Posted By squirtdad

cest magnifique

cest magnifique
04-18-24, 03:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 971
Posted By BTinNYC

Cést fini...really this time

Peugeot UO-18 Mixte for my daughter. 2x9 with Ultegra STI shifters and FD, a 105 RD, and a FSA Gossamer 50/34 crankset. The French thread ROI BB holding a 30mm axle is pretty cool. 700c rims with...
04-06-24, 08:32 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,738
Posted By Fredo76

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_4220_24788bd43d647edcf5e735c085dc583dda59d2a0.jpg
Bella, a 1982 Raleigh Super Record in Royal Carmine, 54 cm
...
04-06-24, 08:24 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,738
Posted By brooklyn_bike

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

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/800x600/1994mb1_718a05892187cf67acdc769a987a5b30993c2cfe.jpg
03-24-24, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,115
Posted By jdawginsc

Or in other words, Campagnolo drop outs...

Or in other words, Campagnolo drop outs...
03-24-24, 01:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,115
Posted By nlerner

I'm sure it'll look good, but the performance...

I'm sure it'll look good, but the performance will be mediocre.
03-13-24, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By gaucho777

What could go wrong?

What could go wrong?
03-11-24, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 771
Posted By gearbasher

Maybe, Eddy "The Cannibal" got him.

Maybe, Eddy "The Cannibal" got him.
03-10-24, 10:02 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 7,947
Posted By nlerner

I didn’t manage to pull out the camera much...

I didn’t manage to pull out the camera much today, but here are a few:

The partial lineup at a resting stop after a fast haul on The Strand:...
03-10-24, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 771
Posted By Pcampeau

Can shed the pie plate, the bash guard, the...

Can shed the pie plate, the bash guard, the kickstand, turkey levers, reflectors, some teeth, and maybe a couple of ribs.
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