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10-06-22, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Gresp15C

I've installed SA systems on frames that had no...

I've installed SA systems on frames that had no cable stop. What I did was attach the cable housing to a chainstay or seatstay (have done it both ways) by wrapping some innertube rubber around the...
10-06-22, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 325
Posted By FBinNY

There are two options 1 - full housing...

There are two options

1 - full housing with as clamp-on stop on a rear stay.

2 - short housing with clamp-on stop at front of frame and pulley on seat tube.

Note that since the cable has...
10-05-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3,311
Views: 862,812
Posted By DQRider

1984 Schwinn High Sierra - "Beer Truck Bike"

So many incredible roadbikes on this thread lately! Ready for something different?

I've bored everyone over on the C&V thread enough with this, but the geezer thread hasn't seen it yet. Full...
10-03-22, 08:53 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,520
Posted By Rolla

I do at least two nighttime rides a week,...

I do at least two nighttime rides a week, year-round. Empty roads, empty trails.
10-02-22, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By alloo

Well I got a replacement analog bicycle. I...

Well I got a replacement analog bicycle. I decided to purchase a Priority Coast 7 speed. Belt Drive and internal hub. If I compare this bike to my Electra Townie, I like the Townie a little better....
10-02-22, 03:04 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,346
Posted By BFisher

That's what they always have been. They are...

That's what they always have been. They are mopeds. Different fuel source - same exact thing.
09-30-22, 12:08 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 5,861
Posted By urbanknight

Yesterday, I did a 1 hour ride in rush hour that...

Yesterday, I did a 1 hour ride in rush hour that must have had the most polite motorists ever. Not even a close pass! Three of the times I had to move into the left turn lane, the vehicles slowed or...
08-27-22, 12:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By jccaclimber

1. Unevenly or improperly tensioned wheels often...

1. Unevenly or improperly tensioned wheels often fall out of true easily. Spoke twist when truing quickly cause issues as well. Put a piece of tape on the spoke near the rim. After you adjust the...
08-26-22, 06:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By Koyote

Just my opinion: Tiagra hubs are fine, but...

Just my opinion: Tiagra hubs are fine, but obviously not high-end. And I've not had good experiences with WTB rims. BUT: if you'd like to keep using the wheel, have a good wheelbuilder retension the...
08-25-22, 07:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By etherhuffer

Here you go: https://youtu.be/-XUFVrl0UT4 ...

Here you go: https://youtu.be/-XUFVrl0UT4

You can also use zip ties to do this
08-25-22, 05:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By etherhuffer

Oh, those tires. I doubt a hammer and nail could...

Oh, those tires. I doubt a hammer and nail could puncture those things! Tough tires. Be sure to have a stiff tire lever set (Pedro's) in your kit. And keep a small piece of light cord in your kit....
08-25-22, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By squirtdad

nope, front and rear rim, dual pivot with salmon...

nope, front and rear rim, dual pivot with salmon koolstop pads with give you way better braking and control than just the rear coaster
08-25-22, 02:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By Koyote

Ehh, I'd say 'no.' Front and rear brakes are a...

Ehh, I'd say 'no.' Front and rear brakes are a big plus, since a front brake provides most of the stopping power. And besides, adding a coaster brake involves a bit more than just an appropriate...
08-25-22, 01:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By squirtdad

here are some other options for a wheelset. i...

here are some other options for a wheelset. i have purchased from these guys and they are a good outfit

this seem to fit your needs, and I think would be higher quality than the one you listed ...
08-25-22, 12:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By Koyote

On my SS commuter bike, I had original wheels...

On my SS commuter bike, I had original wheels that are probably like yours: straight 14g spokes, cup & cone hubs, cheap rims. They worked just fine until the rear wheel started breaking spokes, and...
08-25-22, 12:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 614
Posted By Koyote

Replacing low-end wheels with slightly less...

Replacing low-end wheels with slightly less low-end wheels will not make your bike more attractive to thieves. And they likely will not make your bike feel or perform any differently, aside from an...
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