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Forum: Fatbikes
11-21-22, 01:47 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By Kapusta

Assuming this is not a troll post…. Certain...

Assuming this is not a troll post….

Certain off road conditions: snow, sand, mud, off-track, loose surface, deep leaves, and basically anywhere that traction or floatation is an issue.

Where I...
Forum: Fatbikes
11-21-22, 01:42 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By prj71

You just proved my point. Maybe this will help...

You just proved my point. Maybe this will help you understand. A mountain bike or hybrid bike with studded tires couldn't go on any of the places shown in these videos. Tires would sink in and you'd...
Forum: Fatbikes
11-21-22, 09:10 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By Kapusta

Wow. You mean to say that a hybrid road bike is...

Wow. You mean to say that a hybrid road bike is better for riding on pavement than an off-road bike?

Shocking.:foo:
Forum: Fatbikes
11-19-22, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,543
Posted By pipeliner

My wife must be quite a bit stronger than OP. She...

My wife must be quite a bit stronger than OP. She rides a bike with 4.8" tires all of the time and really enjoys it. She doesn't do much knitting though. Maybe OP should try knitting instead?
Forum: Fatbikes
11-17-22, 07:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,543
Posted By c_m_shooter

They do that if you are running too low of tire...

They do that if you are running too low of tire pressure. Add a couple psi, everyone and every tire is different.
Forum: Fatbikes
11-14-22, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,543
Posted By Viich

I had BAD self-steer with Vee Mission 26x4.0...

I had BAD self-steer with Vee Mission 26x4.0 tires.

I replaced the front with a Kenda Juggernaut Elite 26x4.8, and it was far better behaved, even at much lower pressures. Yes, tires matter....
11-13-22, 06:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 350
Posted By rumrunn6

genius! even tho it seems like common sense :foo:

genius! even tho it seems like common sense :foo:
Forum: Fatbikes
11-12-22, 01:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,543
Posted By Sorcerer

Last evening I went out on a 26+ front wheel...

Last evening I went out on a 26+ front wheel mountain bike I made up a few years ago. It's not a fat bike. But anyway the front tire is a 26x2.8, tubeless WTB probably Ranger (the rear is 2.35 Maxxis...
11-11-22, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By Jedneck

45nrth japanthers till toes say its cold then...

45nrth japanthers till toes say its cold then wolfhammers for its cold. No issues clipping in or out
11-11-22, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By rm -rf

The famous video: Bike Lanes by Casey Neistat. ...

The famous video: Bike Lanes by Casey Neistat. Woah!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzE-IMaegzQ
11-11-22, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By indyfabz

https://www.youtube.com/shorts/l5lP4MJ_DSw

https://www.youtube.com/shorts/l5lP4MJ_DSw
11-11-22, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Darth Lefty

Getting doored for a movie stunt

In "This Is 40" the protagonist crashes his bike into a car door and this breaks down how the stunt was done at 15:11

The guest in this video was the stunt man for Orlando Bloom in the Pirates...
11-10-22, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 626,023
Posted By RCMoeur

Here's one of the family in 2011 from the Loop...

Here's one of the family in 2011 from the Loop 303 freeway opening with our Santana and the trailercycle. The kid's taller than me now, and the trailercycle's been sold to another user, but we still...
11-07-22, 12:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,305
Posted By rumrunn6

haha yup this was a friend of the family...

haha yup this was a friend of the family Saturday. we attended a rooftop party at nite but he brought his bike from upstate NY for a ride around Central Park, beforehand...
11-05-22, 06:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,305
Posted By Jedneck

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Close to frost beard time. This was last February at...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 07:13 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,656
Posted By tomato coupe

These steel vs. carbon vs. titanium vs. aluminum...

These steel vs. carbon vs. titanium vs. aluminum threads are all started by Big Bamboo. Once they get us fighting against each other, they'll swoop in and take over the industry. They are ready for...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 05:39 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,656
Posted By Bob Ross

You could easily turn your list into a version of...

You could easily turn your list into a version of Rock/Paper/Scissors!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 01:02 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,656
Posted By mstateglfr

Why not include affordability? It would be a...

Why not include affordability? It would be a great addition to the other arbitrarily ranked categories.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 12:59 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,656
Posted By Bacciagalupe

With all due respect... Ugh :D Bike...

With all due respect... Ugh :D

Bike manufacturers are pretty good these days at tuning frames to their intended purpose. CF and aluminum in particular give designers a lot of latitude, but even...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,656
Posted By tomato coupe

I smell popcorn.

I smell popcorn.
10-31-22, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3,635
Sticky 65-85+ Thread
Views: 583,040
Posted By RB1-luvr

I promise this will be my only post in this...

I promise this will be my only post in this thread for seven more years until I'm 65, but I feel compelled to thank you all for the content in this thread. It's informative and a good read. Best to...
10-27-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 626,023
Posted By dmwill

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This was after the Mount Dora cycle fest in central Florida...
10-27-22, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By phedge

I live in the land of "lake effect snow", so ...

I live in the land of "lake effect snow", so

November- fear
December- there's a holiday in here somewhere so less miserable than...
January- oppressive
February- downright depressive
March-...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-27-22, 08:33 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By prj71

It's not fading away. It just peaked. There was...

It's not fading away. It just peaked. There was an explosion of fat bike sales from ~2014-2021. Now the majority of people that wanted a fat bike have one so sales have slowed.

With niche use...
10-27-22, 08:16 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,695
Posted By InTheSticks

Not that I am a billy goat, yes I have... we have...

Not that I am a billy goat, yes I have... we have an event locally called Horrible Hilly, I run a 11-26 and the last climb to the finish is long enough that I have had to get off to stretch and walk...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-27-22, 07:48 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By InTheSticks

I hope it is not fading away...I just bought one...

I hope it is not fading away...I just bought one (Farley 9.6) and ordered a set of LB rims, carbon bars and seat post (has a dropper).
10-26-22, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 626,023
Posted By Magnum PI

Here is a picture of us at the top of the road to...

Here is a picture of us at the top of the road to Maunaloa on the Big Island of Hawaii, elevation 11,100 feet or so.
...
10-25-22, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By dedhed

Windfinder uses various local airports, weather...

Windfinder uses various local airports, weather stations, DOT sites, and wind buoys.

You can see them as all the dots on the map here.
​​​​​https://www.windfinder.com/#9/43.0297/-87.7615
Forum: Fatbikes
10-25-22, 10:24 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By prj71

You should cross the cheddar curtan sometime and...

You should cross the cheddar curtan sometime and give the Iron Bull, The Bear and The Burgr95 a try sometime.
10-25-22, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By gecho

I find the worst is when you have a prolonged...

I find the worst is when you have a prolonged cold period before it snows. Snow slows you down and increases your exertion, so you have more heat and less wind chill. Rolling resistance is one factor...
10-25-22, 09:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By tomato coupe

The link states that payment is required, but...

The link states that payment is required, but doesn't give a hint as to the price. Anyone know how much it is?
Forum: Fatbikes
10-25-22, 08:01 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By prj71

Yeah. There's a fine line there where the fat...

Yeah. There's a fine line there where the fat tires are better over rough stuff and sand vs. gravel bike tires. Where one has the advantage, the other doesn't.
10-25-22, 07:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By prj71

No such thing as bad weather. Just bad clothing....

No such thing as bad weather. Just bad clothing. :D
10-25-22, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By BTinNYC

By February, I'm into it, but few more rides in...

By February, I'm into it, but few more rides in 50s and 60s temps, please. November is the worst, the changeover months kill me.
10-25-22, 07:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By dedhed

I use windfinder on my phone when fishing ...

I use windfinder on my phone when fishing

​​​​​​https://www.windfinder.com/#11/43.2209/-88.0115
Forum: Fatbikes
10-24-22, 10:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By MarcusT

I would get rid of my road bike before my fattie...

I would get rid of my road bike before my fattie :thumb:
10-24-22, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By qnz

This is useful. Sometimes I swear I face headwind...

This is useful. Sometimes I swear I face headwind no matter which direction I'm going. This will prove I was right! /s
10-23-22, 11:08 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,695
Posted By canklecat

Winds this weekend were steady 20-25 mph with...

Winds this weekend were steady 20-25 mph with gusts to 40 mph, straight from the south. I explored a new route that was a fun 40 mph downhill blast with a tailwind, but I knew it was gonna cost me on...
10-22-22, 07:29 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,518
Posted By Jeff Neese

It seems like at most bike shops, if QBP doesn't...

It seems like at most bike shops, if QBP doesn't sell it, they can't get it. They aren't going to spend time searching the web for your part, and then buy it from whichever vendor happens to have...
10-21-22, 09:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 12,145
Posted By BTinNYC

Ready, Aim, A steep straight decent in...

Ready, Aim,

A steep straight decent in Rensselaerville, NY. My friend's son has PR.
10-21-22, 08:01 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 12,145
Posted By rsbob

Crazy Horse Guy. <——Speaks for itself Shut...

Crazy Horse Guy. <——Speaks for itself

Shut up Legs! <——This is a quarter mile climb

42nd Ave Dragstrip <—-1/2 mile straight.
10-21-22, 06:06 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 12,145
Posted By Steamer

Buffalo Humper. Steep hill. Buffalo farm at...

Buffalo Humper. Steep hill. Buffalo farm at top.
Forum: Fatbikes
10-21-22, 08:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By unterhausen

I am really considering getting the fatbike sized...

I am really considering getting the fatbike sized radpower for errands. It would be nice to be able to use my studded fatbike tires. I guess I have to call them

It always seemed to me that fatbike...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-21-22, 05:35 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By Kapusta

No bike company is going to be selling the same...

No bike company is going to be selling the same bikes that put them on the map ten+ years later.

If SC still selling he 1st gen Superlight? Or the Heckler 5?, Or the original Blur?

Is Yeti...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-20-22, 11:35 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By Kapusta

I know many people who own Surlys and several who...

I know many people who own Surlys and several who have bought Surlys in the last 4 years.
10-20-22, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By rumrunn6

not sure if this will help, but I use thin lined...

not sure if this will help, but I use thin lined tri-shorts under my cycling pants & in summer, my MTB shorts, for moisture management. so I don't get chaffing, regardless of the outer garment
10-19-22, 01:55 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,695
Posted By BlazingPedals

I'll just add: If nobody sees you walk the hill,...

I'll just add: If nobody sees you walk the hill, it didn't happen!
Forum: Fatbikes
10-19-22, 07:09 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,666
Posted By nortonlax

I actually find them fascinating but have never...

I actually find them fascinating but have never ridden one. I have a place at the beach, so the concept is real appealing to me.

What do you find "blech" about riding them?
10-16-22, 05:05 PM
Replies: 26,465
Views: 2,864,673
Posted By jppe

Only my 4th ride since June but a fun one....

Only my 4th ride since June but a fun one. Managed 50 miles. Went into town in the historic district where lots of Halloween decorations were on display. Met my wife and son for some sushi and Pat...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-14-22, 02:36 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 65,000
Posted By mtnbud

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