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01-24-24, 05:32 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,122
Posted By indyfabz

It didn't make a sound. In fact, I rode right by...

It didn't make a sound. In fact, I rode right by it without noticing it. The GF asked if I had seen that snake back there.

Forgot about this guy I saw on the same trail back in the fall. It was...
01-10-24, 01:04 PM
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Posted By Biker395

Gotta brag somewhere. lol I'm a first time...

Gotta brag somewhere. lol

I'm a first time grandpa!
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12-30-23, 10:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 709
Posted By mpetry912

yes, you can use 2 master links, the 11 speed...

yes, you can use 2 master links, the 11 speed shimano master links are very reliable.

I would not feel comfortable riding an 11 speed chain that had been spliced. I have a genuine shimano chain...
12-17-23, 09:36 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,936
Posted By Bike Gremlin

I'd like to thank Kontact for pointing out the...

I'd like to thank Kontact for pointing out the errors. I highly appreciate it. Fixed them right away.
As I mostly use my site for personal reminder/reference, and for saving myself the time when...
12-12-23, 06:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,887
Posted By Camilo

Me and my cycling partner LS ...

Me and my cycling partner LS
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12-06-23, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,063
Posted By BTinNYC

Second semester's Final tomorrow! It's a lot of...

Second semester's Final tomorrow! It's a lot of fun interacting with the kids, they're very good to the old guy. With one more semester I'll have a solid foundation of grammar and vocab. I'm talking...
12-06-23, 04:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,285
Posted By Rick

I was served with a court date. A went to the...

I was served with a court date. A went to the hearing was questioned by the judge and the judge made it clear it wasn't my fault. I didn't Have any out of pocket expense because the judge made the...
11-29-23, 09:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,510
Posted By tomato coupe

I read the hacker was a retro grouch that...

I read the hacker was a retro grouch that demanded that Shimano go back to 6-spd, rim brake setups with no carbon parts. Apparently the ransomware was hidden in a Lotus 1-2-3 file uploaded from a...
11-04-23, 12:42 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 6,995
Posted By MarcusT

I'd be more worried If I saw a coyote getting a...

I'd be more worried If I saw a coyote getting a delivery from Acme
10-11-23, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,116
Posted By JulesCW

At the Midwest tandem rally there's usually at...

At the Midwest tandem rally there's usually at least one triple -- I've seen a quad there from time to time, but never anything larger.
09-16-23, 10:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,865
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

Vistage is the year the grapes are picked for a...

Vistage is the year the grapes are picked for a specific wine.
The word has been abused to mean "old" or "obsolete" so now Vintage can mean anything you want it to mean.
09-01-23, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 702
Posted By AndreyT

... I am not finished yet. "Two days later" is...

... I am not finished yet. "Two days later" is kinda sub-standard. They are usually expected to deliver the luggage the next day. If I were you, I'd check the bike for any unusual signs of use....
08-12-23, 10:11 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 9,162
Posted By trailangel

So... what's the problem again? That bike has...

So... what's the problem again? That bike has pedals so you can get it to 27 mph and saves on battery when you pedal it. Throttles only to 20 mph.
But it's about 15-20 lbs too heavy and about...
08-05-23, 10:36 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,806
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

No steroids and I don't worry about injuries in...

No steroids and I don't worry about injuries in the gym because I do full range of motion work and use good form. It's really not an issue. One does have to learn the sport, like any sport. There are...
08-05-23, 02:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By FBinNY

There's no benefit to crimping. Also many high...

There's no benefit to crimping. Also many high quality ferrules won't take well to crimping.

We see crimping on OEM cable housing because it saves time on the factory floor. The cables are...
06-04-23, 08:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,711
Posted By Koyote

The Worst Ride Ever!

I went for a ride today, and it ended horribly! First, my electronic shifting died - right in the middle of my ride. The bike is only a year old, and the battery is completely dead! I guess I'll have...
05-29-23, 06:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By indyfabz

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=StKVS0eI85I&pp=ygUPY...

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=StKVS0eI85I&pp=ygUPY2FsbCBtZSBibG9uZGll
04-30-23, 05:45 PM
04-25-23, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,752
Posted By shelbyfv

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Forum: Introductions
03-23-23, 09:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,832
Posted By Cyclespanner

Ah! The kinks were the original 'Muswell...

Ah!
The kinks were the original 'Muswell Hillbillies'.
03-13-23, 02:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,066
Posted By ClydeClydeson

Iride01 's confusion seems to be that the chart...

Iride01 's confusion seems to be that the chart he listed is the standard for RIM construction, not for labelling tires. When discussing tires, the C (or B or A, or even D) describes which rim...
03-13-23, 08:22 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,066
Posted By ClydeClydeson

Wow. Wrong, wrong, and wrong. 'C' comes...

Wow. Wrong, wrong, and wrong.

'C' comes from the obsolete French tire sizing system - there were 700A, B, C and D, where various wheel/tire combos all had a nominal outside diameter of 700mm. A,...
03-10-23, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,203
Posted By cyccommute

Quite true, although there are still supporters...

Quite true, although there are still supporters of that crime in Colorado. We also need far more places named for Silas Soule (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silas_Soule) here in Colorado. Not a...
03-06-23, 07:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,274
Posted By wheelreason

We used to call that SIS, Shimano Indexed...

We used to call that SIS, Shimano Indexed Steering. You can fix it temporarily by spinning the cups a tad if it's not to bad, but a new HS is in your near future.
02-15-23, 02:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Posted By papaki72

Sorry for replying to this with such a delay. I...

Sorry for replying to this with such a delay. I thought of trying what I have been advised and then say something.
First thing I did was sand the rubber pads of the brakes and clean the rims. It did...
01-26-23, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By base2

Yes, I know I need to straighten the handlebars &...

Yes, I know I need to straighten the handlebars & drive-side photos are best. So is sizing information & tons of esoteric details.

Yeah. The important part is they're free.

Rim braked road...
01-20-23, 09:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,476
Posted By ClydeClydeson

You really FLICKED that one up.

You really FLICKED that one up.
01-12-23, 07:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 935
Posted By prairiepedaler

Poor old Hungary. Can't even afford modern...

Poor old Hungary. Can't even afford modern buildings. This is the City of Pécs.
...
12-09-22, 08:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,585
Posted By seypat

Well, at least it wasn't a Lightning. That had me...

Well, at least it wasn't a Lightning. That had me really confused.
11-29-22, 10:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,792
Posted By Polaris OBark

The "flu shot" is a vaccine.

The "flu shot" is a vaccine.
11-26-22, 04:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,743
Posted By Dan Burkhart

First outdoor ride today. Went pretty well. I had...

First outdoor ride today. Went pretty well. I had no difficulty swinging my leg over the frame and pedaling in an easy gear was no problem.
Didn't go far or fast, but it was nice to get out on a 50...
11-18-22, 04:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,439
Posted By staehpj1

I will say this. In my observation the drivers...

I will say this. In my observation the drivers are better (toward cyclists) where there are more cyclists on the road. I guess it come from drivers being used to seeing bikes on the road.
11-16-22, 08:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By BobbyG

Couldn't Show Off Today...

I'll admit it. At almost 61, I take some smug, self-satisfaction at being the only daily bike commuter at my new job, where most everybody is half my age. A few seemed impressed with my lighting...
11-07-22, 08:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,437
Posted By gobicycling

Aging as we go

Well, I made it to 83yo today. 22 years more than my dad. Many changes past 3+ years in our lives, but we keep plodding on. Too many of my friends are no longer with us. I still bike, swim, walk,...
10-12-22, 07:24 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 8,707
Posted By BlazingPedals

I have low enough gears to handle all of my...

I have low enough gears to handle all of my normal hills. But sometimes when I ride elsewhere, that's not low enough. Walking is just one more gear.
10-11-22, 10:23 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,479
Posted By raqball

A lot of cities are self insured. In other words...

A lot of cities are self insured. In other words they have an amount of money set aside to cover lawsuits and claims. If your claim is $10 then they might just pay it out to make the citizen feel...
10-09-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,913
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

I've had a few minor arrhythmias over the past...

I've had a few minor arrhythmias over the past decade: the occasional little flutter in the chest, a good several minutes of PVCs (google), not SVTs as I said in an earlier post. Drinking a glass of...
10-03-22, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By Koyote

Welcome to Bike Forums, and congrats on taking up...

Welcome to Bike Forums, and congrats on taking up cycling. Sounds like you have developed a nice fitness routine.

Assuming you like the bike overall (aside from the wheel), no need to buy a new...
10-01-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 783
Posted By Ghazmh

What’s the model name?

What’s the model name?
09-30-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,792
Posted By DiabloScott

You know who has absolute immunity? A corpse.

You know who has absolute immunity? A corpse.
09-30-22, 07:27 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,792
Posted By JohnDThompson

FWIW, myocarditis is also associated with...

FWIW, myocarditis is also associated with post-infection COVID-19:



https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2110475

Vaccination will reduce your risk of infection, and in the event of...
09-28-22, 08:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,518
Posted By icemilkcoffee

I am surprised the head tube opening isn't...

I am surprised the head tube opening isn't reinforced with a lug like the seat tube opening is.
09-16-22, 03:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,833
Posted By Polaris OBark

Nobody has mentioned the most obvious answer: ...

Nobody has mentioned the most obvious answer:


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09-05-22, 11:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,297
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

Update: Having consulted with SRAM, they send...

Update:
Having consulted with SRAM, they send me a diagram showing the older parts layout and with a bit of a shock, my BB7's are likely NOT counterfeit.

Also, SRAM actually responded to me...
Forum: Commuting
08-30-22, 09:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,432
Posted By zacster

I have 3 Topeak road morphs, one older and two...

I have 3 Topeak road morphs, one older and two newer models. All work well. One is on my road bike, one on my commuter, and the third was to replace the older one but realized I just didn't need...
08-25-22, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 635
Posted By SurferRosa

Maybe he just had a mechanical? I've heard he's...

Maybe he just had a mechanical? I've heard he's a pretty strong rider.

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08-06-22, 06:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,735
Posted By jskash

I did end up riding the day before the...

I did end up riding the day before the colonoscopy. I cut the ride down by about 30 minutes. I did fine during the day. The fasting actually got easier as the day progressed. One polyp was found and...
08-02-22, 01:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 695
Posted By bikethis

Hey so yeah. Guess I'll clarify. First off, yes,...

Hey so yeah. Guess I'll clarify. First off, yes, I was tensioning the spring with an 18mm cone wrench. The Singleator ships with the pull down spring fitted, which I tried and the chain skipping kept...
07-28-22, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By AGG883

Just a fluke!

Thanks for the responses on this problem. I got to thinking and remeasured the original pedals that were marked (L BR) and (R BR) which made me think they were British Standard Whitworth. They...
07-26-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,506
Posted By 50PlusCycling

So today I rode out to Hanauma Bay. The park was...

So today I rode out to Hanauma Bay. The park was closed today, but I had hoped to be able to sneak onto the hiking trail and ride to Kaihuokapua’A. Unfortunately they were doing maintenance on the...
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