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02-19-22, 01:20 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 6,254
Posted By cjenrick

as long as both bikes are fitted with a...

as long as both bikes are fitted with a specialized power comp with mimic then calories burned will be the same.

. and remember, if you climb a hill and coast back down, your net work will be zero...
01-27-22, 11:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,271
Posted By cjenrick

Avocet, of course, what else? with the 8...

Avocet, of course, what else?

with the 8 dollar toe warmers that someone on the forum was so kind to mention and has been a life changing experience due to the lack of frostbite in the lower toe...
01-21-22, 03:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,336
Posted By cjenrick

whatever you do, do not wear yellow. every...

whatever you do, do not wear yellow.

every time i wear a yellow shirt, which is never now, i end up flicking the bees off on a regular basis.

coat the rims with honey. the bees get stuck and...
01-18-22, 07:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

took the spare on a 55 mile ride, a bit sluggish...

took the spare on a 55 mile ride, a bit sluggish up the grades but nothing compared to the 40 lbs of Nutri=Nuggets i slogged home from "Winco-Your Supermarket Low Price Leader" the other day.

no...
01-18-22, 07:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,467
Posted By cjenrick

forget the police, the guy wants to return the...

forget the police, the guy wants to return the bike, don't punish a good guy,
get the bike back and forget. be glad you got it back, because it is a rare occurance.(sp)
attitude of gratitude....
01-17-22, 03:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,003
Posted By cjenrick

fake bikers are the worst. clip on ponytails,...

fake bikers are the worst. clip on ponytails, what a joke.
there are some real bikers up here, they do the toy run before Christmas and it is usually raining and about 34 degrees.
01-16-22, 03:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

Koyote it is so much fun to do those crazy rides...

Koyote it is so much fun to do those crazy rides you won't believe it. And you get this macho feeling if you make it home.
We even have a waterproof sound system cranking out the jams, and a Big...
01-16-22, 03:19 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

wheel mounted with the new notch and spacer. ...

wheel mounted with the new notch and spacer.

you want to fab and mount the bracket so that when the wheel is mounted , there will be a contact point between the tire and the rack (red arrow) which...
01-16-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

Thanks to Pratt for the notch suggestion! ...

Thanks to Pratt for the notch suggestion!

wheel change now down to 27 seconds.

and we made a spacer so we can lock the quick release lever. this also allows the 2 springs to be added as before,...
01-16-22, 01:44 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

if you do not know why then there is no need to...

if you do not know why then there is no need to ask.
some people will understand, most will not.
01-16-22, 01:31 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,003
Posted By cjenrick

No solidarity with rock climbers either. A...

No solidarity with rock climbers either. A favorite place to unleash loud and bothersome exhaust noise is in the Yosemite Valley. The sound echoes off the granite walls for the listening pleasure of...
01-16-22, 01:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

and> ...

and>
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x477/t2_c62b41bdd344e3f3b211079bcc020340f503cc7e.jpg
01-16-22, 01:06 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,022
Posted By cjenrick

Hamburger and Fries, and a Spare Wheel to go please.

this is the rack bracket>
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/t1_98e3d7d9ddbd34952d6f4ac70c47e78e2bd33bfb.jpg
01-14-22, 04:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,396
Posted By cjenrick

that chamois cream works well to protect from...

that chamois cream works well to protect from cold, use that from the knees all the way up to the stomach, insides of thighs and stomach get beet red without it, made a huge batch from a copycat...
01-13-22, 01:11 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 10,945
Posted By cjenrick

You know your old when you start carrying a spare...

You know your old when you start carrying a spare wheel.
https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/480x516/b4_fd0189e8c4ae4f7b967772c22bad6bcdd552ef61.jpg
01-13-22, 12:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,396
Posted By cjenrick

wheel is supported by the fixed gear spacers ...

wheel is supported by the fixed gear spacers
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/950x615/rack_1_74a60a63f24ecebc15befb6b74e46f76eba6d8fc.jpg
01-13-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,396
Posted By cjenrick

yeah the flat tire in the cold syndrome.i just...

yeah the flat tire in the cold syndrome.i just got a Ibera rack today, got hung up on the freight train in Leavenworth WA for 3 days as Stevens Pass got hammered last week.


anxiety level has...
01-12-22, 11:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,952
Posted By cjenrick

i got a sewing machine so as to experiment with...

i got a sewing machine so as to experiment with different clothing,

one thing i did was use different material for the arms , in this case cotton sleeves with the rest of the jersey being wool.
...
01-03-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,349
Posted By cjenrick

there is no reason to haul ass unless you are...

there is no reason to haul ass unless you are getting paid for it or you are on a huge ego trip due to low self esteem or you suffer from narcissistic disorder.

or unless you are a masochist like...
01-03-22, 02:11 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,349
Posted By cjenrick

i eat a big plate of spaghetti before every ride...

i eat a big plate of spaghetti before every ride just like the Italian riders. puts hair on your chest.
i take a bottle of sugar water, Kool-Aid , sugar, dextrose, and sea salt mix.
If you are not...
01-01-22, 04:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,714
Posted By cjenrick

do those calculators take into account spoke...

do those calculators take into account spoke drag? riding 50 in a 50 tailwind would take a lot of juice to overcome the fan effect of the spokes me thinks,

to illustrate turn your bike upside down...
01-01-22, 12:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,714
Posted By cjenrick

if have a 60 mph tailwind, how fast will it make...

if have a 60 mph tailwind, how fast will it make me go?

i'm not drunk, just drinkin.
12-31-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By cjenrick

ok for that you need a Swedish masseuse named...

ok for that you need a Swedish masseuse named Helga.
12-31-21, 03:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By cjenrick

wheel builder might have used white lithium...

wheel builder might have used white lithium grease on nipples

and be aware of galvanic corrosion due to dis-similar metals, ie brass to aluminum, nickel to aluminum etc

but looks like steel...
12-31-21, 02:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By cjenrick

sounds like you are not eating enough protein. ...

sounds like you are not eating enough protein.

the muscles are not recovering.

you need protein for muscle recovery.

if your legs do not recover, they will be sore.

if you increase your...
12-30-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By cjenrick

electric field from dynamo. to verify,...

electric field from dynamo.

to verify, compare rear wheel
12-30-21, 02:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 963
Posted By cjenrick

what kind of hub is that? my hub has little...

what kind of hub is that?

my hub has little serations on the smallest cog that kind of have this racheting mechanism going on as to limit torque,

if yours has this, then the lockring should not...
12-29-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By cjenrick

got it, thanks! next question, does anybody...

got it, thanks!

next question, does anybody make MTB type levers for road bike diameter bars?

thanks!

edit: i suppose that the old pair of sun tour levers in the attic might look funny but...
12-29-21, 02:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By cjenrick

Brake Levers Do Not Fit

bought some touring bars, but they measure about 0.925" instead of the normal 7/8"

snapped one dia compe lever trying to stretch it, filed the second one so at least i have a front brake til i...
12-28-21, 01:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,139
Posted By cjenrick

i like a bike with a cigarette lighter that works.

i like a bike with a cigarette lighter that works.
12-27-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,770
Posted By cjenrick

where can i buy some of those cake eaters?looks...

where can i buy some of those cake eaters?looks like fun!
12-27-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,867
Posted By cjenrick

you can clean the stuff off your fenders without...

you can clean the stuff off your fenders without removing the wheels if you have a nice gap in there.

no big thing unless you ride along a path with pine needles coated with contact cement like...
12-27-21, 06:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

i remember stretching a wrong size tire on a 3...

i remember stretching a wrong size tire on a 3 speed rim, took really big screwdrivers, got it on there but it did not last long, probably about 3 miles, walked home with the rest of the undelivered...
12-27-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,535
Posted By cjenrick

batteries are a hassle. getting ready for a...

batteries are a hassle.
getting ready for a winter ride takes longer than the ride.
12-27-21, 05:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

there should one size, 26.5", that's it. ...

there should one size, 26.5", that's it.

wheel chairs, cycle cross, MTB, road, TT, unicycle, BMX, recumbent, ice breakers, mechanics creepers, wheel barrows, cars, trucks, snow mobiles, they all...
12-26-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

oh i got educated alright, and the class only...

oh i got educated alright, and the class only cost me 44 dollars.

did not have to get a student loan from citibank for 30 grand at 12%

i am going to cut that tire up and use the "green guard"...
12-26-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,029
Posted By cjenrick

i got a tire from the UK in three days, free...

i got a tire from the UK in three days, free shipping,

wrong size but it got here quick.
12-26-21, 12:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By cjenrick

hopefully the brazing on the dropouts is solid,

hopefully the brazing on the dropouts is solid,
12-25-21, 09:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

this stuff can be dangerous in the automotive...

this stuff can be dangerous in the automotive industry.

isn't there a 16" rim and a16.5" rim such that mounting the 16.5" tire on the 16" rim and inflating can rip your head off and just leave the...
12-25-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

i guess i could always buy a 650B bike, you...

i guess i could always buy a 650B bike,

you can never own too many bicycles, right?
12-25-21, 03:20 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,664
Posted By cjenrick

i use to fix those criterium seta's but there was...

i use to fix those criterium seta's but there was always a bump where i stitched it up.

i like the way those sewups sound, you get a whole flock of riders and they sing pretty good.
now all i...
12-25-21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

here is another chart from performance (scroll...

here is another chart from performance (scroll down)>

https://www.performancebike.com/continental-gatorskin-tire-black-700c-622-iso-23mm-c1010223/p-feyqsrfcwtqrgqhe?v=326281


here is what the...
12-25-21, 02:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

wheels, in the first post: "i made the same...

wheels, in the first post:
"i made the same mistake on a schwalbe marathon and a continental gatorskin"
12-25-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

this helps> ...

this helps>

https://www.sheldonbrown.com/tire-sizing.html

and there is an online schwalbe catalog here>
https://www.schwalbetires.com/sites/default/files/Bike2021_English.pdf

pic of what to...
12-25-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,367
Posted By cjenrick

26" tire mistake

yes i know it has been covered here but i got burned for $100 on a couple of orders before the mistake was realized.
so that maybe someone else might get burned i am posting this friendly reminder....
12-25-21, 03:25 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,664
Posted By cjenrick

i flatted with tubulars coming up tunitus creek...

i flatted with tubulars coming up tunitus creek rd in the bay area.

put on a new tire at skyline, bombed down kings mountain rd full blast with oncoming traffic, (fast, tight decent of many...
12-24-21, 02:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,139
Posted By cjenrick

a good bike is one that allows me to develop the...

a good bike is one that allows me to develop the highest speed for the longest time for cheap without flats and least aches and pains when i get home.
and of course it has to have a JBL sound system...
12-24-21, 02:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,022
Posted By cjenrick

interesting stat: wet feet lose heat 25 times...

interesting stat: wet feet lose heat 25 times quicker than dry feet. so yes, in cold weather the goal is to keep your feet dry.
but moisture can come from inside the shoe from your feet, usually due...
12-23-21, 04:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,304
Posted By cjenrick

i nominate this thread for the "strangest thread...

i nominate this thread for the "strangest thread of 2021" award.

there was a guy in the 80's who road around the country in a recumbent, had solar panels to keep his laptop going so he could...
12-23-21, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By cjenrick

that poly x breaker layer is not as tough as i...

that poly x breaker layer is not as tough as i thought, it is pretty easy to force a straight pin right through the layer.

so it is best to check your tires frequently for offending matter as if...
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