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06-27-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 890
Posted By FBOATSB

Get the gel style. You have a slightly less...

Get the gel style. You have a slightly less chance of it blowing back in your face that way.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,816
Posted By FBOATSB

I'm more concerned about the water itself and...

I'm more concerned about the water itself and what may be in it as opposed to plastic bottles made to todays standards. But only concerned enough to put a whole house filter on my incoming water...
06-20-21, 07:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,265
Posted By FBOATSB

This is Costco.com, not Costco the warehouse...

This is Costco.com, not Costco the warehouse store. I'd be pretty surprised to walk in there to stock up on groceries and see anything other than low end bikes out on the floor.
06-19-21, 02:08 PM
Replies: 2,438
Views: 254,522
Posted By FBOATSB

Weeping tears of joy for Polly now. Good on you!

Weeping tears of joy for Polly now.
Good on you!
06-18-21, 05:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,013
Posted By FBOATSB

Even on a Brooks saddle clamp the cross bolt is...

Even on a Brooks saddle clamp the cross bolt is made from some very soft and stretchy material, along with the clamp itself. I replace the bolt with a grade 8 from the hardware store. You can torque...
06-16-21, 05:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,107
Posted By FBOATSB

Pretty easy to tip your bike over and bend/dent...

Pretty easy to tip your bike over and bend/dent something.
06-12-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,141
Posted By FBOATSB

I hear you loud and clear sir. I'm going to go...

I hear you loud and clear sir. I'm going to go ahead and say there is absolutely nothing that is OK to inhale besides air. Dust, fibers, smoke, aromatic hydrocarbons, VOCs, pollen, you name it. Your...
Forum: Foo
06-05-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 11,785
Views: 2,461,472
Posted By FBOATSB

Must have been a quiet day on the marsh....

Must have been a quiet day on the marsh....
06-02-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 839
Posted By FBOATSB

Here's mine which matches up with the...

Here's mine which matches up with the Matsush*ta/National format I think....
06-01-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 839
Posted By FBOATSB

Compare this made in Japan '81 Le Tour to your...

Compare this made in Japan '81 Le Tour to your frame. Look at the seat stay/seat tube lug. The reason they use a shim for the seat post is because there's a weld seam inside the seat tube. Yours...
06-01-21, 02:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By FBOATSB

Pretty sure that requires paid membership, but I...

Pretty sure that requires paid membership, but I may be mis remembering.
https://www.bikeforums.net/forum-suggestions-user-assistance/870131-clarification-new-sig-rules-effect-since-1-15-2013-a.html
Forum: Foo
05-31-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 360
Posted By FBOATSB

We use salt lamps cuz they're a heck of a lot...

We use salt lamps cuz they're a heck of a lot safer and no brighter than a candle. Check these images and see if they're what you need. Cord, switch, & socket all in one. Google images...
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By FBOATSB

Here's a pic: ...

Here's a pic:
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1500/img_3871_9373b908b73fa9d2b0247a1b239f36c271ecb2f2_db83d088b5fa1725054bd616f06f39586c8a0a35.jpg
and many more good pics...
05-29-21, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 389
Posted By FBOATSB

That looks to be an exceptionally well made hub...

That looks to be an exceptionally well made hub to me even though I have no clue what it is. I would lace with confidence.
05-29-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 590
Posted By FBOATSB

Black cotton wrapped from the top down sure looks...

Black cotton wrapped from the top down sure looks original for '80s anyway. Memory fails me regularly though. Newbaums is my go to for bar tape.
Edit to add link: https://www.newbaums.com/
I also...
Forum: Foo
05-29-21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 967
Posted By FBOATSB

Hondo I'm pouring concrete this weekend. I could...

Hondo I'm pouring concrete this weekend. I could reschedule this work for July, so much more heat and humidity, so you and your crew could get in on it:innocent:
Forum: Foo
05-28-21, 02:31 AM
Replies: 9,620
Views: 1,235,717
Posted By FBOATSB

:roflmao2: Way to go Brood X!

:roflmao2: Way to go Brood X!
05-23-21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By FBOATSB

Schwinn OEM...

Schwinn OEM 5/8”https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1639x1920/img_20210523_184124077_3da45ae4efb6bfc57f862232b369a9c172c02bf7.jpg...
Forum: Foo
05-04-21, 06:18 AM
Replies: 11,785
Views: 2,461,472
Posted By FBOATSB

What a grizzly way to go.

What a grizzly way to go.
Replies: 33
Views: 1,435
Posted By FBOATSB

That $60 wheel set is a deal. Keep in mind that...

That $60 wheel set is a deal. Keep in mind that $45 thirty years calculates to about $87.50 in 2021 dollars. If it were near me I would snap that up. That would at least get you riding that Schwinn...
04-12-21, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 711
Posted By FBOATSB

I think the like button will automatically appear...

I think the like button will automatically appear after your first ten posts.
04-06-21, 05:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 978
Posted By FBOATSB

Don't do this. You now know why. And welcome to...

Don't do this. You now know why.
And welcome to Bike Forums!
04-03-21, 02:27 PM
Replies: 24,784
Views: 3,052,321
Posted By FBOATSB

I would just take that bag to my local shoe...

I would just take that bag to my local shoe repair shop and get it fixed. While I wait if they're not too busy.

Edit: LOL or just send it my way:lol:
04-01-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 715
Posted By FBOATSB

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

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03-30-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4,113
Views: 390,848
Posted By FBOATSB

I have a Phil Wood BB for a 68mm shell, english...

I have a Phil Wood BB for a 68mm shell, english cups, can't advise on the taper, but it worked with a non date code ('60s?) Campy triple. I can dig it out and snap some pics and measure it this...
Forum: Foo
03-20-21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 920
Posted By FBOATSB

I know that guy!! Used to be a co worker!

I know that guy!! Used to be a co worker!
Forum: Foo
03-20-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 920
Posted By FBOATSB

Ha ha! I've been all over the US in my 45 year...

Ha ha! I've been all over the US in my 45 year working career. Basically any city or town with a military base, airport, refinery, chemical plant, have been a source of a good living for me. No...
Forum: Foo
03-19-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 920
Posted By FBOATSB

Hondo, I don't know what your budget is but there...

Hondo, I don't know what your budget is but there are a ton of nice hotels within easy walking distance of the Convention Center/Lucas Oil Stadium. But you already knew that. My advice is get in and...
03-19-21, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By FBOATSB

Your recurring BF payment can be found in your...

Your recurring BF payment can be found in your paypal account.
03-16-21, 04:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,365
Posted By FBOATSB

My bad. Can't change my vote it seems.

My bad. Can't change my vote it seems.
03-16-21, 04:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,365
Posted By FBOATSB

Wouldn't both those tapes darken down with...

Wouldn't both those tapes darken down with use/age? Just like a saddle? I voted light brown.
03-16-21, 04:56 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,020
Posted By FBOATSB

https://www.bikeforums.net/forum-suggestions-user-...

https://www.bikeforums.net/forum-suggestions-user-assistance/932166-user-name-changes.html
02-14-21, 06:44 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,503
Posted By FBOATSB

Unpossible to determine criteria. But I know it...

Unpossible to determine criteria.
But I know it when I see it.
02-02-21, 03:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By FBOATSB

There is no app and it is not needed. Just...

There is no app and it is not needed.
Just bookmark it in whatever search engine you use.
02-01-21, 01:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,196
Posted By FBOATSB

Are you asking if you can remove a rear spoke and...

Are you asking if you can remove a rear spoke and move it to the front?
No.
Take your broken spoke out and take it to a bike shop and get a new one.
Or just take the whole wheel in.
Forum: Foo
01-30-21, 08:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,707
Posted By FBOATSB

Good luck and good health to you! I can be...

Good luck and good health to you!

I can be patient til it's my turn because I basically have no life between home and my (considered to be essential, but not that essential:rolleyes:) work.
Forum: Foo
01-30-21, 08:04 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,707
Posted By FBOATSB

By the time I qualify I expect to be able to pop...

By the time I qualify I expect to be able to pop in at the local Walgreens after work. Where I get all my vaccinations.
01-29-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,234
Posted By FBOATSB

If I got black gunky grease in the drum of my...

If I got black gunky grease in the drum of my wife's washing machine, I would be hung out to dry.
I buy white cotton wiping cloths and we both use them.
01-20-21, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By FBOATSB

You can cancel it yourself in your paypal...

You can cancel it yourself in your paypal account. I did that after accidently paying for two years in advance a while back. Its easy to start it back up again as well.
Just my experience. Hope this...
01-18-21, 02:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,591
Posted By FBOATSB

That would be illegal in Indiana I can be 99%...

That would be illegal in Indiana I can be 99% sure of.
01-08-21, 04:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 997
Posted By FBOATSB

I basically don't turn down anything offered to...

I basically don't turn down anything offered to me for free. If going to purchase some old thing frequently they have other old bikes they want to sell cheap. If not interested I always offer to run...
01-05-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,518
Posted By FBOATSB

I have an old '64 chrome Paramount with no...

I have an old '64 chrome Paramount with no kickstand and I use the preferred method I learned back in the 60's. When I come back from a ride bombing up my driveway I jump off while still rolling and...
01-05-21, 08:41 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,518
Posted By FBOATSB

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Yes, and I put the damn Greenfield right back on when I built it...
01-04-21, 03:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By FBOATSB

https://www.bikeforums.net/united-kingdom/

https://www.bikeforums.net/united-kingdom/
Replies: 8
Views: 752
Posted By FBOATSB

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Another example a fine English brand being absorbed into the...
01-01-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,364
Posted By FBOATSB

Like this guy....

Like this guy. (https://www.nprillinois.org/post/pharmacist-arrested-accused-destroying-more-500-moderna-vaccine-doses#stream/0)
12-30-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,808
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome Bob. Check your area for a bike COOP. I...

Welcome Bob. Check your area for a bike COOP. I still run 27" wheels and when I need a couple tires and don't feel like ordering something I can walk in my local COOP and they have always had some...
12-28-20, 08:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,091
Posted By FBOATSB

I am perilously close to pulling the trigger on...

I am perilously close to pulling the trigger on both the aforementioned books but I'm afraid it might cause me to buy a mountain bike.:o
12-27-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 503
Posted By FBOATSB

Perfect for fine tuning your chain line. Might be...

Perfect for fine tuning your chain line. Might be standard on cartridge bearings, I don't know....
12-26-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 509
Posted By FBOATSB

Don't ask me, I think I broke the...

Don't ask me, I think I broke the gallery:innocent:
https://www.bikeforums.net/forum-suggestions-user-assistance/1219915-gallery.html
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