Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Chinghis
Showing results 1 to 50 of 601
Search took 0.13 seconds.
06-22-22, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By Andy_K

I mix BioPace and non-BioPace rings in the pile...

I mix BioPace and non-BioPace rings in the pile of spare rings in my garage. The biggest difference between them is that I might use the non-BioPace rings someday. :p
06-22-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 265
Posted By strathconaman

You can mix them. The only ill effects will be me...

You can mix them. The only ill effects will be me turning up my nose at you, and possibly decreased shifting performance.
06-21-22, 09:31 AM
Replies: 374
Views: 7,528
Posted By cyccommute

I disagree. It is “throwing around the term”...

I disagree. It is “throwing around the term” because I have not seen anyone really describe what they mean by “superior modulation”. Is it easier to slow a little or slow a lot? I can do that with...
06-20-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 183,174
Posted By oris

Rode to Griffith Observatory from Encanto park...

Rode to Griffith Observatory from Encanto park with some friends. It's been a long time since going to Griffith and forgot how scenic the views are.

https://www.strava.com/activities/7330623030...
06-17-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 2,837
Posted By UniChris

I don't think that's how it's used. Rather,...

I don't think that's how it's used.

Rather, I'd say that a "cyclist" is someone who's developing some understanding, skills and capabilities to use a bike well.

Vs a "person on a bike" who...
06-13-22, 06:23 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 2,837
Posted By freeranger

There are a-holes riding pedal powered bikes...

There are a-holes riding pedal powered bikes also. Quite a few on the local mup actually. Have had more than one close call when no notification given as they fly by. And have met riders on e-bikes...
06-11-22, 09:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 814
Posted By top506

There IS a 40t Biopace 130 BCD chainring, but...

There IS a 40t Biopace 130 BCD chainring, but they're hard to find.

Top
06-10-22, 03:22 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 18,067
Posted By WhyFi

Come on, man - just take one hit of spin with...

Come on, man - just take one hit of spin with these deep dish, dimpled rims to see what it's like. I bet you'll have a good time. :innocent:
06-08-22, 08:46 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 18,067
Posted By 70sSanO

My MAX. It is steel, not titanium... ...

My MAX. It is steel, not titanium...
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/760x570/1992_serotta_45_60_05425e9b474dc989c504a8236f26ddf6ddb3d5ec.jpg
John
06-08-22, 02:38 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 18,067
Posted By genejockey

Oh, definitely. Funny thing - I've had C&V...

Oh, definitely. Funny thing - I've had C&V riders been asked whether my MAX bike was Aluminum, the tubes are so much much bigger than they're used to.
06-07-22, 12:52 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 7,528
Posted By Reflector Guy

Why? You don't actually have to replace your old...

Why? You don't actually have to replace your old bikes just because the cool kids have all moved on to discs.
06-06-22, 10:06 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 957
Posted By katsup

I have two mountain bikes that I mess with. I do...

I have two mountain bikes that I mess with. I do tend to use the original drive train or parts I already have.

1990 Bianchi Grizzly
- Wasn't a fan of the Suntour XC Pro, so used a mix of XT and...
Forum: Touring
06-06-22, 08:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 422
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Some of the non-disc racks will likely fit your...

Some of the non-disc racks will likely fit your frame, possibly all of them. Many bikes with disc brakes had the brake unit mounted on the seatstay, not the chainstay like on yours. And the brake on...
06-06-22, 07:41 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,470
Posted By pdlamb

It would probably be easier and cheaper to change...

It would probably be easier and cheaper to change to a mountain compact crank, perhaps in the neighborhood of 44/26, than to go whole hog and go to a triple. Even with a triple, it'll take some...
06-04-22, 07:56 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,470
Posted By work4bike

I've been commuting since the mid-80's and...

I've been commuting since the mid-80's and started using clipless pedals in the mid-90's, I've even done several loaded tours thru the Appalachian mountains with them. I don't think they helped me...
06-02-22, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 811
Posted By J.Higgins

Its not recumbent if you are standing up.

Its not recumbent if you are standing up.
06-01-22, 07:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 971
Posted By clubman

Nice pic, he's got the calm demeanour. He's in...

Nice pic, he's got the calm demeanour. He's in the right spot anticipating the light, he'll get the jump and be steady at pace by the time, or if they catch him.
Also love the C&V film quality.
...
05-29-22, 05:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 971
Posted By old's'cool

:lol: I see only '65 and earlier model cars in...

:lol:
I see only '65 and earlier model cars in the photo, looking fairly fresh. Along with the guy's attire, that looks like mid-60s to me.
Forum: Introductions
05-27-22, 09:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 789
Posted By ThermionicScott

Password app isn't a problem with BF that I know...

Password app isn't a problem with BF that I know of, that's your browser.
Forum: Introductions
05-27-22, 03:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 789
Posted By delbiker1

The most entertaining introduction ever.

The most entertaining introduction ever.
05-26-22, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 183,174
Posted By CAT7RDR

Got out for a midweek spin in the Whittier Hills....

Got out for a midweek spin in the Whittier Hills.
Hills are turning brown but it is close to home and I have no complaints.
34 miles and 4200 feet of climb on a sunny hazy day. ...
05-23-22, 12:29 AM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 183,174
Posted By jonathanf2

It's an 11-36t 10 speed with a 105 R7000 rear...

It's an 11-36t 10 speed with a 105 R7000 rear derailleur and a GRX 46/30t 10 speed crankset.
Forum: Introductions
05-19-22, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 202
Posted By Yune_Garage

Hello from SoCal!

This is long overdue as I’ve been lurking for years and using the forums as a great source of research information, knowledge, & inspiration.
So I guess I should start off by thanking all of you.
...
Forum: Touring
05-18-22, 09:03 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,458
Posted By venturi95

Michigan is Nice!

This picture reminds me that the whole state was pretty much clear cut to help build everything from the Mississippi to the Atlantic back in the 1800s. I have read you could stand on a stump in...
05-18-22, 05:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By vespasianus

That is great and honestly, that bike to me is a...

That is great and honestly, that bike to me is a perfect gravel bike. Most people put drop bars or wide modern bars on these old MTB's and think it improves things. In reality, the wide modern bars...
Forum: Touring
05-17-22, 02:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,458
Posted By axolotl

By far, the tastiest pasties I ever had were in...

By far, the tastiest pasties I ever had were in Hidalgo state in Mexico. Miners from Cornwall came to Hidalgo in the 19th century. There are lots of pasty shops in Hidalgo state. (It's spelled...
Forum: Touring
05-16-22, 04:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,458
Posted By social suicide

Touring eh? You’re going to need a pasty!

https://i.vimeocdn.com/video/1432921533-8238a566f9e124ec44c841c93125f197027ed8730394097ac2cb3f72cb557fa3-d_750x421.875?q=60
05-15-22, 10:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By Biker395

Every Dog Has Its Day

Every Dog has its Day (And this was not mine).

So our good friend Ken organized a ride in our local mountains yesterday. The original plan was to ride over Sherman Pass ... a ride in the...
05-14-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 672
Posted By gobicycling

My wife, Nora, approaching her 85th birthday.

Nora, in her 85th year, riding the neighborhood with human power.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/965x1325/img_20220514_090851084_2_e6430372ffba214bb73a7b3717526b64a0555989.jpg
Forum: Foo
05-13-22, 12:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 955
Posted By Polaris OBark

Fired it up. I now remember one of my kids was...

Fired it up. I now remember one of my kids was using it. He was going through a Dead Kennedy's phase after I told him how I sat next to Jello Biafra on an 11 hour flight from SFO to LHR. I think...
Forum: Foo
05-13-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Fred Ward will always be remembered for his...

Fred Ward will always be remembered for his portrayal of Gus Grissom, one of the few with The Right Stuff.
Forum: Foo
05-13-22, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By genec

RIP Remo...

https://www.npr.org/2022/05/13/1098760992/actor-fred-ward-dies
05-10-22, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By La Brea Bike

That's a pretty rare one. I have only seen a...

That's a pretty rare one. I have only seen a couple. Here's Nelson Vails racing his factory provided unit......
05-06-22, 02:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 523
Posted By verktyg

Rear Derailleur Capacities

DON'T BELIEVE EVERYTHING YOU THINK...and less than half of what you read....

Derailleur manufacture's published rear derailleur capacities that were CYA numbers for out of the box, plug and play...
Forum: Touring
05-01-22, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,362
Posted By Paul Barnard

Bar ends make a world of difference on flat bar...

Bar ends make a world of difference on flat bar bikes.

https://i.postimg.cc/9fcLGYhy/116132295-10220244364453797-5575727257334499123-o.jpg (https://postimages.org/)
04-25-22, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1,791
Views: 183,174
Posted By jonathanf2

Sunday morning I did 32 miles of road and gravel...

Sunday morning I did 32 miles of road and gravel with some friends. We first rolled through Rodeo Drive, cruised on Mulholland Drive (we spotted a well-known cycling YT'er), did a pit stop at the...
04-22-22, 09:13 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 5,239
Posted By alcjphil

You should google "Polish cycling team" In the...

You should google "Polish cycling team"
In the long ago past shorts were black so that you could wipe your hands on them after changing a tire or replacing a chain after it fell off the chainring...
04-19-22, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 914
Posted By bamboobike4

Looks like it has reverse.

Looks like it has reverse.
04-06-22, 01:02 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 4,583
Posted By genejockey

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/840x585/jerk_98ec8579706a0e3a3145f370fe85bfc1ae6cef16.jpg

This moment, right here, where he comes within inches of two girls who are lawfully...
Forum: Foo
04-04-22, 08:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 651
Posted By leob1

Sign up for Spot the Station...

Sign up for Spot the Station (http://spotthestation.nasa.gov/), you'll get email\text notification when it will be visible where live.
Forum: Touring
03-31-22, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,309
Posted By biker in japan

Touring Japan

Touring Japan soon . Got my my 2022 Japan cycling tee-shirt made. Still in the planning stage at the moment. Not sure yet what date I'll head out the door, but hopefully within the next 2 weeks....
Forum: Touring
03-26-22, 04:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,039
Posted By jamawani

Grizzlies in Yellowstone and Glacier

A Montana man was killed this week just north of Yellowstone.
Most likely by a grizzly bear - probably a bear just coming out of hibernation.
...
03-26-22, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8,163
Views: 2,582,587
Posted By cyccommute

I agree. Here’s a comparison. New on the right,...

I agree. Here’s a comparison. New on the right, obviously.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48490486682_fe52f1ab68.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gSWqiQ)worn vs unworn (https://flic.kr/p/2gSWqiQ) by...
03-05-22, 09:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,941
Posted By Juan Foote

You pretty much described the way my mind works...

You pretty much described the way my mind works every night after I wake up at 4AM and until it's time to actually get up.
Forum: Foo
02-26-22, 02:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By Juan Foote

your brain on death

First-ever scan of a dying human brain reveals life may actually 'flash before your eyes' (msn.com)...
02-25-22, 03:23 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,056
Posted By livedarklions

And pretend that there's a lot of other people...

And pretend that there's a lot of other people doing that, and get indignant when anyone notices there aren't.
02-17-22, 09:26 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,063
Posted By Kapusta

Assuming the same exertion for the same time, it...

Assuming the same exertion for the same time, it would be a wash.

What it really comes down to is having the bike that is the most subjective fun for you which in turn means you are more likely to...
02-14-22, 06:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,411
Posted By Paul Barnard

Other Path Users

Lately I have encountered a lot of skaters on the path. It wouldn't be that big of a deal, but they do that Apolo Ohno back and forth thing, eating up the entire path in the process. I am not a...
Forum: Foo
02-14-22, 06:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,441
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Had to be the worst half time show since the Up...

Had to be the worst half time show since the Up With People days.
Unintelligible lyrics, noisy unbalanced accompaniment, out of sync clunky choreography, crummy outfits (except for Snoop Dog's),...
01-27-22, 02:33 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 10,533
Posted By sykerocker

The comment may be sharpish and not fair, but...

The comment may be sharpish and not fair, but it's not untrue. Let's be honest, for a bicycle company to survive, if not thrive, they constantly have to come up with something new to get the...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 601
 


 
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.