Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: rosefarts
Showing results 1 to 50 of 474
Search took 0.07 seconds.
09-25-22, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 249
Posted By SJX426

tenrec - you can remove the levers from the base...

tenrec - you can remove the levers from the base as an individual part.
Spray with Oven Cleaner and let it sit for no more than 15 min and rinse. The anodizing will be removed.
Polish with Mothers...
09-19-22, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 191
Posted By msu2001la

If I were the OP, I'd be taking a hard look at...

If I were the OP, I'd be taking a hard look at what Light Bicycle has to offer. They've got a rim brake carbon wheelset that is 21mm internal, 28mm external. 46mm depth and tubeless ready. This would...
09-12-22, 09:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,152
Posted By biker128pedal

Ride it like you stole it. Hit the trails....

Ride it like you stole it. Hit the trails. Replace what breaks. After a couple of years save and upgrade.
09-11-22, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By unterhausen

I fail to understand why they didn't come up with...

I fail to understand why they didn't come up with a through axle standard. I guess I understand the different lengths to some extent, given that they are part of the frame/fork. But still, they...
09-03-22, 06:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 709
Posted By 3alarmer

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

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/641x389/6s62f6_db1a4426b49d03350f1113906ad8da896947bb9f.jpg
08-21-22, 04:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,743
Posted By Random11

My guess is that you won't notice much...

My guess is that you won't notice much difference. I have a Diverge with 700x38c tires and a Cervelo Caledonia with 700X30c tires, and ride the bikes interchangeably over paved roads. I do notice...
08-21-22, 11:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,160
Posted By Barry2

I went tubeless. I still get holes, they seal...

I went tubeless.
I still get holes, they seal as I ride.
I took a nail in the tread and out the sidewall.
Following day I found it, tire was still hard enough to ride.
I tossed the tire out...
08-19-22, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 630
Posted By base2

You get what you pay for. It's as true now as...

You get what you pay for.
It's as true now as it ever was.

I wouldn't buy anything from any place that has no recognition of copyright law or respect for patents or intellectual property rights &...
08-17-22, 12:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 729
Posted By 79pmooney

I've had a tire come off at 20 mph. Hooked rim,...

I've had a tire come off at 20 mph. Hooked rim, old tire and a blowout. A crash I never want to do again. I haven't been able to enjoy fast descents the past 10 years because I cannot remove that...
07-27-22, 05:06 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,547
Posted By Eric F

You're. :lol::p

You're.

:lol::p
07-25-22, 10:11 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 2,996
Posted By KerryIrons

Power to ride a bicycle can be calculated pretty...

Power to ride a bicycle can be calculated pretty accurately with a well known equation:horse power = [Vg*W(.0053 + %G/100) + .0083(Va^3)]/375

calories/hr = [Vg*W(.0053 + %G/100) + .0083(Va^3)]*7.2...
07-24-22, 11:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 42,492
Posted By Kapusta

That entire decade screams OTB.

That entire decade screams OTB.
07-20-22, 02:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,600
Posted By Trakhak

"SPECIALIZED" without the "IZ" becomes "SPECIAL ...

"SPECIALIZED" without the "IZ" becomes "SPECIAL ED."
07-07-22, 01:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 878
Posted By Rolla

You will always have problems anyway.

You will always have problems anyway.
07-03-22, 01:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 982
Posted By Mojo31

Depends. Does it come with a half-empty bottle of...

Depends. Does it come with a half-empty bottle of cheap vodka?
07-01-22, 06:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 621
Posted By Kevin stafford

Looks like a walmart level bso, worth basically...

Looks like a walmart level bso, worth basically nothing. Fork is total junk, if you are thinking of buying it, don’t.
06-27-22, 08:21 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 7,043
Posted By beng1

I think early in the thread, the gentleman who...

I think early in the thread, the gentleman who had years of Judo practice, building an instinct and reflex on doing it with no injury, is about the best training so far.
As far as losing the...
06-22-22, 01:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,406
Posted By ThermionicScott

Yer mom.

Yer mom.
06-21-22, 02:00 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 1,502
Posted By cxwrench

I'll never understand why people need numbers or...

I'll never understand why people need numbers or some other indication to tell them what gear they're in. Road shifters don't have this. Mountain shifters don't have them. If you need to shift,...
06-20-22, 02:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,190
Posted By Germany_chris

I weigh less than you but regularly carry more...

I weigh less than you but regularly carry more weight than you + bike since I've always been a fatty on a bike I always make sure my wheels have quality hubs, strong rims, and are HAND BUILT from a...
06-20-22, 01:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,190
Posted By Aladin

:bang:\ I can NOT believe a 24 H trip being...

:bang:\

I can NOT believe a 24 H trip being recommended for 3 bills.... things NEVER CHG here. That is just NUTS.

Do NOT buy second hand wheels.... for sure at your poundage. And do not sweat...
06-16-22, 03:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 361
Posted By cobba

The old Avid G3 Solid Sweep can still be found if...

The old Avid G3 Solid Sweep can still be found if you look....
06-13-22, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By veganbikes

Bionix is long gone, the company went out of...

Bionix is long gone, the company went out of business quite a while ago. I wouldn't bother with that system it is a lot of work to put on an outdated system with no support from the company.
...
06-13-22, 04:27 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 3,516
Posted By Chinghis

Not a cyclist. That's an e-ped. Don't blame...

Not a cyclist. That's an e-ped.

Don't blame us cyclists!!

(slight /s)
06-12-22, 04:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,910
Posted By dja1

This reply really put it into perspective for me...

This reply really put it into perspective for me given what I was originally thinking. The bike market is becoming a big scam I think and is just sucking people into fads to get money off them. I...
06-12-22, 10:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,441
Posted By freeranger

Will your bike accept mini-linear pull brakes...

Will your bike accept mini-linear pull brakes (also called v-brakes)?. if unsure that they will work on your bike with the existing levers, check with your LBS. If they will work, then those with...
06-11-22, 03:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,031
Posted By Mojo31

Neither. Save the coins for the better bike...

Neither. Save the coins for the better bike you’ll inevitably want.
06-10-22, 12:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,910
Posted By Rolla

Except when they aren't. Welcome to the present: ...

Except when they aren't. Welcome to the present:
...
06-09-22, 05:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,910
Posted By GhostRider62

4 years post purchase and I could not get a...

4 years post purchase and I could not get a cervelo seatpost.

I think you are wise to consider this in your purchase.
06-09-22, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 153
Posted By Rolla

The presta valve core being untwisted (human...

The presta valve core being untwisted (human error) has been the source of a few of my "mystery flats."
06-04-22, 07:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,648
Posted By KerryIrons

That may be how you think of speed wobble, but...

That may be how you think of speed wobble, but the general term refers to the frame going into resonance like happened to the OP. This has been discussed at great length in the research. The...
06-03-22, 07:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 453
Posted By Steve B.

Why not just get a 2nd wheel set and put on some...

Why not just get a 2nd wheel set and put on some 28mm road tires ?. I do this on my Topstone, its a bit heavier than my carbon road bike, is maybe 1/2 mph slower, but has a great ride, especially as...
06-02-22, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 913
Posted By J.Higgins

Its not recumbent if you are standing up.

Its not recumbent if you are standing up.
05-26-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,303
Posted By prj71

Lol. No it's not.

Lol.

No it's not.
05-22-22, 06:36 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,264
Posted By Rolla

”Quit Strava.”

”Quit Strava.”
05-07-22, 07:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 564
Posted By VegasTriker

It could also be something as simple as the...

It could also be something as simple as the cones/bearings not properly being adjusted in the rear hub but if that were the case you should be able to lift the rear wheel and wiggle the wheel from...
05-01-22, 08:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,459
Posted By cxwrench

No, it won't. At least not in this case.

No, it won't. At least not in this case.
04-24-22, 07:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,332
Posted By Kapusta

The is why you don’t put chains in the dryer.

The is why you don’t put chains in the dryer.
04-23-22, 11:23 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,149
Posted By base2

Pretty skinny...&in my posession. ...

Pretty skinny...&in my posession.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52025730064_c4769a0837_o.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ngksZW)3B35D1A3-65F4-4ACF-9835-A1DA52A55392 (https://flic.kr/p/2ngksZW) by...
04-19-22, 11:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,780
Posted By Polaris OBark

Oh, I thought he had. Maybe he had a parole...

Oh, I thought he had. Maybe he had a parole hearing, but didn't get sprung? I am truly stumped.
04-09-22, 01:08 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 8,358
Posted By Rolla

Simply put, your facts don't correspond with my...

Simply put, your facts don't correspond with my experience. I've seen plenty of wheels out of true enough to affect rim brake functionality while still being able to clear the fork blades. And I do...
04-05-22, 10:01 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 8,358
Posted By MarcusT

As soon as somebody starts talking about watts,...

As soon as somebody starts talking about watts, I'm out
03-26-22, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 663
Posted By Rolla

Everything I read about this rim indicates that...

Everything I read about this rim indicates that it's tubeless. Try a different tire?
03-25-22, 06:53 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 5,211
Posted By hazetguy

Handel bars ...

Handel bars

https://www.nangokupiano.com/sheetmusic/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/n01662-03-2.jpg


:beer:
03-22-22, 03:50 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,544
Posted By Paul Barnard

I must say that I am disappointed in the BF...

I must say that I am disappointed in the BF masses. We are this deep into the thread and nobody has tried to change the OPs frame material to carbon, his brake choice to rim brakes and his gearing...
03-21-22, 02:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,544
Posted By Rolla

Thanks for the input. At $3800 complete, I could...

Thanks for the input. At $3800 complete, I could swing a Phinney Ridge Classic. Frame stiffness isn't an issue I'm going to worry about much. Ritchey is ascending rapidly on my short list.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-21-22, 08:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,158
Posted By msu2001la

Eh. I get that this is the road forum and we're...

Eh. I get that this is the road forum and we're all normally sprinting off the front at 35mph+ and what not, but 46T with an 11-32 on a flat bar hybrid is pretty tall gearing.

I'd probably start...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,033
Posted By surak

Don't click if you don't want to know the results...

Don't click if you don't want to know the results from today's Milan-San Remo (first major road race win with a dropper post?):
Milan-San Remo: Dropper post was Matej Mohoric’s secret weapon on...
03-07-22, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 845
Posted By MinnMan

I strongly suggest a second opinion. More...

I strongly suggest a second opinion. More specifically, come on up to the Twin Cities and see Dr. Chris Larson at Twin Cities Orthopedics. He's one of the most experienced hip surgeons anywhere and...
03-05-22, 09:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 845
Posted By KerryIrons

I have zero insight on your issue except to say...

I have zero insight on your issue except to say that there are many things that can be surgically repaired that can also be dealt with non-invasively. Two personal examples: I damaged (tore) my...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 474
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.