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10-25-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By unterhausen

I just saw that Wolftooth has through axle caps. ...

I just saw that Wolftooth has through axle caps. I was wondering what they were for. I'm not sure if that would help you, because you still need something for the trainer to grab onto on the handle...
10-25-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 171
Posted By unterhausen

The trainer knows how far the trainer went. It...

The trainer knows how far the trainer went. It doesn't care about the circumference of the bike wheel at all. It cares about the circumference of the part of the trainer that the bike wheel rides...
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By unterhausen

Going north south would usually avoid many of the...

Going north south would usually avoid many of the problems associated with wind. It's funny that the elevation kept getting higher over time.
10-25-21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 171
Posted By unterhausen

A wheel-on trainer knows how far you went because...

A wheel-on trainer knows how far you went because it can count the revolutions of the pick up wheel and multiply by the circumference of the pick up wheel. It has nothing to do with the wheel size...
10-25-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 317
Posted By unterhausen

I hope 650b will remain viable, because my new...

I hope 650b will remain viable, because my new gravel bike is going to have them. Although it will also fit 700c x 40mm tires, which is probably big enough. I had originally aimed for being able to...
10-25-21, 06:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By unterhausen

Moved here from General Cycling ...

Moved here from General Cycling


SRAM/Shimano are the same interface. Ignoring some newer cassette bodies. If you are using 7 speed, then you need a 4.5mm spacer. For 8+ speeds, you need the...
10-24-21, 09:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 411
Posted By unterhausen

The thing I want most is bigger tires, because we...

The thing I want most is bigger tires, because we have a lot of fairly rough downhills. There is one road that it a bit too rough to pleasantly ride my gravel bike downhill on, I have thought about...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-23-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By unterhausen

I would be curious to know what a tout terrain...

I would be curious to know what a tout terrain owner thought of those racks. I never thought integrated racks were a good idea, but I have no experience.
10-23-21, 09:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 411
Posted By unterhausen

I was out riding gravel last week and got passed...

I was out riding gravel last week and got passed by someone on an old mtb with a short travel fork. Reminded me of these suspended gravel bikes.

Seems like there have been drop bar mountain bikes...
10-23-21, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By unterhausen

The trainerroad coaches try to get people to use...

The trainerroad coaches try to get people to use their aero bars. It's a good idea, you train different muscles in different positions. If it's harder to ride the aerobars indoors, it it possible...
10-23-21, 04:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 234
Posted By unterhausen

I have never had a patch come loose, was it a...

I have never had a patch come loose, was it a Rema, or one of the no-glue types?

When I first started riding gravel I had some tubes with a large number of patches. I had 20 flats in one year,...
10-21-21, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By unterhausen

Welcome to the forum. Padded shorts aren't...

Welcome to the forum. Padded shorts aren't required, but after many days you might find out why cyclists use them. In addition, hygiene is very important
10-21-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 976
Posted By unterhausen

I always had trouble connecting my garmin 830 to...

I always had trouble connecting my garmin 830 to my phone. It's fairly simple to do, but tedious. Then I noticed that my rides were being automatically uploaded. I thought they had fixed the problems...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-21-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,107
Posted By unterhausen

Picture rescue ...

Picture rescue
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Forum: Framebuilders
10-21-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,107
Posted By unterhausen

welcome to the forum, upload your pictures to an...

welcome to the forum, upload your pictures to an album in your gallery and we can rescue them for you
10-20-21, 10:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By unterhausen

I forget which model it was, but before one of...

I forget which model it was, but before one of garmins big releases an account from Switzerland showed up here and "asked" about a model nobody else had heard of.

I keep hoping someone that works...
10-20-21, 05:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,652
Posted By unterhausen

I just today got a chainring to convert my wife's...

I just today got a chainring to convert my wife's bike to 1x. Sometimes I think she rides in whatever gear I left it in when I worked on her bike last.
I'm almost positive she never shifts the front...
10-19-21, 05:11 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 15,533
Posted By unterhausen

I'm not sure when the shortage of processors will...

I'm not sure when the shortage of processors will get better, so it might be a long wait. If my battery was discharging quickly, I think I would see what garmin would do as far as repair.
Forum: Framebuilders
10-18-21, 04:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 236
Posted By unterhausen

I recommend buying a nice file and going more...

I recommend buying a nice file and going more slowly next time. Hacksaw only what you can see and leave a little bit to file off.
If it wasn't a cheap fork, you definitely would have ruined it. A...
10-18-21, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By unterhausen

Yes, trainerroad can use a different power source.

Yes, trainerroad can use a different power source.
Forum: Framebuilders
10-17-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By unterhausen

I thought of just brazing the tube to the bb...

I thought of just brazing the tube to the bb shell, but maybe it would fit a little better aesthetically to braze a bigger tube to the shell and then braze the seat tube inside. I have to go measure...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-17-21, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By unterhausen

Yes, I even have an unfinished design. I think...

Yes, I even have an unfinished design. I think it's pretty expensive though. Especially the bb shell.
I was looking at the pictures from Bespoke UK and someone had a 3d printed head tube, which I...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-17-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By unterhausen

Looks like I would have to take .5mm off of the...

Looks like I would have to take .5mm off of the lug/bb wall, which is probably too much. People fabricate lugs all the time, it's not too scary. I don't think I would want to do it with a bb shell...
10-16-21, 06:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,306
Posted By unterhausen

I assume you got better? I am pretty sure I...

I assume you got better?

I am pretty sure I would be happy with an aluminum gravel bike if I was in the market. Carbon is getting cheaper though, so the selection of good aluminum is getting...
10-16-21, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By unterhausen

The internet says sometimes. It appears that...

The internet says sometimes. It appears that most people think it's safe for the pacemaker though.

Have you experienced problems? I am thinking about moving to my garmin watch. It's not as...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-16-21, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By unterhausen

lugged bikes and dropper posts

I was wondering if anyone ever looked into getting a dropper post into a lugged bike -- other than 27.2, which seems to work fairly well nowadays. I have reasons to go bigger. It seems like I could...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-16-21, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By unterhausen

I agree about the paint, I remember plenty of...

I agree about the paint, I remember plenty of late '70s French bikes that had paint colors just like this. I don't mind it, but I'm not going to try to find the color code.
Forum: Framebuilders
10-16-21, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 238
Posted By unterhausen

Unless it's an optical illusion, the back of that...

Unless it's an optical illusion, the back of that head tube looks to be dented fairly severely. I don't think it would be a problem, but something to consider.

Those seat stays were almost surely...
10-16-21, 11:55 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,524
Posted By unterhausen

Back in the '70s, I used to reattach seat stays...

Back in the '70s, I used to reattach seat stays and brake bridges pretty often. But I'm pretty sure it was only on cheap bikes. Usually lower-end French bikes.
10-15-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,414
Posted By unterhausen

Okay, we finally got one of those people that...

Okay, we finally got one of those people that can't self regulate posting in this thread and I'm going to close it. The OP might want to post any further such threads in the 'bent forum.
10-15-21, 07:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,414
Posted By unterhausen

I don't understand how a forum could possibly...

I don't understand how a forum could possibly control things to the degree that is being suggested in this thread. I have participated on forums where they just banned people whenever the mods...
10-14-21, 11:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,414
Posted By unterhausen

The only thing wrong with recumbent riders is...

The only thing wrong with recumbent riders is they are at the same level as my rear hub, which is quite loud. So I have to listen to the hub and the 'bent riders whining about the hub.

So far...
10-14-21, 01:59 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,423
Posted By unterhausen

He saved $800 by buying the fork, but only would...

He saved $800 by buying the fork, but only would have saved $100 by buying the bike. If he could find one right now. Seems like you could finance some more upgrades using this thought process.
Forum: Framebuilders
10-14-21, 10:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 110
Posted By unterhausen

paragon 148mm dummy axles

I just looked and now they have 4x148mm dummy axles. One to fit Paragon, one for 19mm (is that the Chinese dropouts?), one for syntace, and one for SRAM

I was confused for a while, but I think I...
10-14-21, 06:25 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,423
Posted By unterhausen

I am rehabilitating a hybrid for my wife. It had...

I am rehabilitating a hybrid for my wife. It had a suspension fork which was somewhat questionable after being in a wreck. I decided to stick with rim brakes and not to get a disc fork. Even...
10-13-21, 10:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 197
Posted By unterhausen

Do you know the thread?...

Do you know the thread? https://www.paragonmachineworks.com/catalog/product/view/id/3468/s/m15-x-1-5-front-spline-head-skewer-choose-length/category/432/

On edit: It's not easy to find the thread...
10-13-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By unterhausen

Part of the redesign is to extend the wedge part...

Part of the redesign is to extend the wedge part of the expansion plug. A lot.
10-13-21, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,298
Posted By unterhausen

I'm rehabbing a bike. When I took off the...

I'm rehabbing a bike. When I took off the suspension fork, it turned out to weigh as much as the frame.
10-12-21, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 473
Posted By unterhausen

I don't know about the apps in question, but on...

I don't know about the apps in question, but on trainerroad, dropping or raising the power in erg mode is pretty easy. I used to do that because sprints were too easy and all workouts are based off...
10-12-21, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By unterhausen

trainer road has a free week, and you don't have...

trainer road has a free week, and you don't have to get someone to give you a code or give them your credit card number
10-12-21, 06:43 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,723
Posted By unterhausen

Companies were selling "muscle metal" to...

Companies were selling "muscle metal" to hobbyists 30 years ago. Ford discovered it last year. That seems about right.
10-11-21, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By unterhausen

A garmin can receive and record multiple data...

A garmin can receive and record multiple data sources, but it looks like it requires a IQ app to do that. Otherwise it makes you chose.
DC rainmaker has a tool to do this if the data is in...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-11-21, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By unterhausen

I have a similar project in mind, but since the...

I have a similar project in mind, but since the rear triangle is dead, I was thinking of making it into something like a big dummy.
The thing that's stopping me is I want to make it electric, and...
10-11-21, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 467
Posted By unterhausen

Don't ruin my story. A number of stadiums have...

Don't ruin my story. A number of stadiums have some similar facilities.
10-11-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,455
Posted By unterhausen

Let's not let this devolve into a political...

Let's not let this devolve into a political discussion about homelessness, please.
10-11-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 467
Posted By unterhausen

Maybe where you are, but the Pats stadium has a...

Maybe where you are, but the Pats stadium has a jail and a courtroom.

I like to go shopping during Penn State home games. And riding is usually good too. I have noticed there are large swaths of...
10-11-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,455
Posted By unterhausen

That's the part I liked, "get out of the way"...

That's the part I liked, "get out of the way" "why do you hate the homeless, you probably eat kittens for breakfast?"
"Spandex clad" is code for a lot of things, it's not appropriate language in any...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-10-21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 568
Posted By unterhausen

I used to think about boring a press fit bb shell...

I used to think about boring a press fit bb shell before the advent of T47. Not sure I would try to align a frame that way though.
10-10-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,990
Posted By unterhausen

that bike is on walmart.com under a couple of...

that bike is on walmart.com under a couple of sellers. I am pretty sure that 3rd party sellers list it on amazon too. As much as I dislike walmart, they are not selling this bike. Here is a...
Forum: Framebuilders
10-10-21, 05:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By unterhausen

You can't assume anything from the seat tube. ...

You can't assume anything from the seat tube. Seat tubes are different because they have to fit the seat post.

There is a way to do this with ultrasonics, but the standard thickness checkers...
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