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Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 8,322
Posted By veganbikes

There is also a market for synthetic weed, does...

There is also a market for synthetic weed, does not mean it is a good, it just means people will buy anything especially if marketed to them. You can buy just about anything these days.
07-21-21, 07:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 347
Posted By veganbikes

If the kids are laughing at you, you should take...

If the kids are laughing at you, you should take it deeply to heart and internalize it heavily.

To those who are looking for serious help and wondering about gear ratios, ride whatever works for...
07-21-21, 07:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By veganbikes

It was quite difficult to read your post but from...

It was quite difficult to read your post but from what I could see it looks like some lower mid level parts on some random frames. Nothing that exciting. Generally when you start seeing Neco you...
07-21-21, 07:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 810
Posted By veganbikes

I mean this is a perfect reason to stop by your...

I mean this is a perfect reason to stop by your local shop, hard to be a scam when you can hold items in your hand and talk to real live people.
07-16-21, 08:10 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,651
Posted By veganbikes

Yes you were viciously assaulted that was at...

Yes you were viciously assaulted that was at least 28th degree murder except in South Tennechusetts. You better raise Johnny Cochrane from the dead...If the honk doesn't hit you must throw a fit.
...
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 16,927
Views: 939,940
Posted By veganbikes

He sells fart filled balloons on the freeway...

He sells fart filled balloons on the freeway overpass to make money to buy pre-chewed bubble gum from strangers
07-16-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,075
Posted By veganbikes

Hahaha. I do enjoy a bit of Turbo especially...

Hahaha. I do enjoy a bit of Turbo especially going to work.

Mine isn't full suspension it is a hardtail for FS you want the Delite. However yes semi similar but missing a battery and Rohloff....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 330
Posted By veganbikes

You cannot really clean and lube well. Degreasing...

You cannot really clean and lube well. Degreasing agents don't play well with lube hence why we use degreasers and then we wipe off and use lube.

I am curious what they are using. Jeff Bezos sells...
Forum: Foo
07-15-21, 10:25 PM
Replies: 16,927
Views: 939,940
Posted By veganbikes

On his University of Phoenix application he...

On his University of Phoenix application he listed Everclear (not the band) and a brief 20 year stint in prison for light treason for his extracurriculars
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By veganbikes

This is a bike forum...gotta have two wheel :p ...

This is a bike forum...gotta have two wheel :p

That was awesome. A true feat. 10 steep climbs on a unicycle is just crazy but you did it. I would have fallen off by the first one and curled up in...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 535
Posted By veganbikes

I want to know when I can get 105 and below...

I want to know when I can get 105 and below Shimano stuff...forget Dura Ace! I just want a steady stream of parts so I can keep my job. A new Dura Ace is cool but with factories shuttered in Malaysia...
07-15-21, 09:11 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,007
Posted By veganbikes

It is certainly a "wasted" effort. I usually tend...

It is certainly a "wasted" effort. I usually tend to file my paperwork before a ride just by happenstance. It certainly gives me a performance benefit of not having a bunch of crap inside but really...
07-15-21, 10:33 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,075
Posted By veganbikes

Like most cargo bikes like that you can ride it...

Like most cargo bikes like that you can ride it sans motor but do I really want to, not really. The Loads are amazingly fun though, a full suspension cargo bike is super comfortable and great for the...
07-15-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,734
Posted By veganbikes

No real pleasure just being honest and sometimes...

No real pleasure just being honest and sometimes the truth hurts. When you are here to troll around or not take the advice of people who have been here and are doing this professionally and then cry...
07-12-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 889
Posted By veganbikes

Eddy Merckx...525 Career victories did fewer...

Eddy Merckx...525 Career victories did fewer tours than Cavendish to get his tour victories (though congrats to Cav on what he has accomplished), he also has the Hour Record pretty well in hand and...
07-12-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 97
Posted By veganbikes

You may not be able to find something of great...

You may not be able to find something of great quality in something modern that fits the dimensions of the old shock. You may, I am not really a shock expert but from the little I know a lot of older...
07-12-21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 771
Posted By veganbikes

That bike above is a death trap. Those that spend...

That bike above is a death trap. Those that spend their time hating e-bikes should hate gas conversions 10 billion times more. I won't even get started on what is probably a kid rock banner in the...
07-12-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 816
Posted By veganbikes

No more proprietary seat-posts or odd...

No more proprietary seat-posts or odd non-standard rack mounts (Anyroad had 'em and maybe others I cannot remember it was a while back). I could go further but those are what really ground my gears...
07-12-21, 08:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,734
Posted By veganbikes

If you can accept you don't know anything about...

If you can accept you don't know anything about bike fit or comfort! A bike doesn't need a seat and a larger saddle is not what you want on a bike especially not to the extremes of what you posted....
07-11-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 754
Posted By veganbikes

But what about these...

But what about these (http://www.balls.bike/store/bike-balls)?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-10-21, 07:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,500
Posted By veganbikes

My Bacon number could be 4 as I have a friend...

My Bacon number could be 4 as I have a friend who's cousin is James Van Der Beek and he acted with Clark Gregg in a movie and then Clark Gregg acted in a movie with Kevin Bacon. I don't know if that...
07-10-21, 07:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 349
Posted By veganbikes

White Industries would be my top choice. My T11...

White Industries would be my top choice. My T11 hubs have been solid and nothing really done to them in 4-5 years.
07-10-21, 06:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,370
Posted By veganbikes

I wouldn't put much money into a bike equipped...

I wouldn't put much money into a bike equipped with Claris or similar. Small things like consumables are fine, brake pads, cables and housing make sense but cranks not so much. I might buy pedals and...
07-10-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By veganbikes

Find someone who can install a hitch (Curt,...

Find someone who can install a hitch (Curt, Stealth, B&W...) and then I would look for a good rack. If non-fendered bikes I would highly suggest the Küat NV 2.0, it is not a lightweight rack but...
07-10-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,734
Posted By veganbikes

Just in case someone stumbles across this and...

Just in case someone stumbles across this and thinks yeah this is real I need that...DON'T. Saddle should be based on sit bones and should not be very wide unless you go more upright however keep in...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,459
Posted By veganbikes

Yeah I just called them like a month ago trying...

Yeah I just called them like a month ago trying to find some old Sachs 7 speed IGH stuff and they had it but didn't want to sell without selling the hub and the customer had a perfectly working hub....
07-08-21, 07:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By veganbikes

Have you seen my basement or living room? ...

Have you seen my basement or living room?

All the others who posted had some great suggestions maybe get something pretty rugged to hook to the bottom of the post and see if you can get it out....
07-08-21, 12:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 509
Posted By veganbikes

I love this sort of stuff, I want to be as light...

I love this sort of stuff, I want to be as light as possible but then oh wait I have a budget. I am not saying spend billions but saying light as possible maybe isn't the right way to phrase.
...
07-08-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 288
Posted By veganbikes

I use paste personally whenever coming across...

I use paste personally whenever coming across carbon but that is me. Park Tool is probably fine but I believe in past uses I used Fiber Grip from Finish Line. Make sure to use a good torque wrench...
07-07-21, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 294
Posted By veganbikes

I would do it all and I did. R-M Supercharger2...

I would do it all and I did. R-M Supercharger2 Rohloff HS and I love it and wouldn't have wanted to compromise.

I would not add a motor to a bike, you can run into various problems. There are...
07-06-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,993
Posted By veganbikes

Because a frame is heavy does not make it stout...

Because a frame is heavy does not make it stout or sturdy. A cheaply welded frame out of heavy materials could potentially break more easily than than a lightweight frame that was welded by...
07-01-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 510
Posted By veganbikes

I would replace a tool when it starts to round...

I would replace a tool when it starts to round out a head easily and is misshapen or deformed in some way. For hex keys that could be something that happens often especially if you buy the cheap...
Forum: Foo
07-01-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 987
Posted By veganbikes

Sorry meant Geddy and Alex not LaVar. I was...

Sorry meant Geddy and Alex not LaVar.

I was a bit confusing in what I wrote
06-30-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 489
Posted By veganbikes

When we were installing mine we did swap wires...

When we were installing mine we did swap wires once but I don't remember which was which but I might be able to take pictures that probably may not help. It works fine and have had zero issues since...
06-30-21, 07:11 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 5,849
Posted By veganbikes

It is made by Riese and Müller, it is the...

It is made by Riese and Müller, it is the Supercharger2 Rohloff HS. With the dual 625wh batteries in my eco mode I am looking at 120+ miles per charge depending on conditions probably if I stayed in...
06-29-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,133
Posted By veganbikes

3% of the 31% of people who know someone who...

3% of the 31% of people who know someone who rides a unicycle also eat 4% of the worlds cherry flavored Twizzlers. None of that has to do with this thread but completely useless information that I...
06-29-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,610
Posted By veganbikes

Congrats to Leah Goldstein. I Probably couldn't...

Congrats to Leah Goldstein. I Probably couldn't do it in 11 weeks let alone 11 days.

However I came up with the easiest way to beat RAAM:
Ride from the start to the nearest airport, get a...
06-29-21, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By veganbikes

Yeah what is your title? Seriously this is bike...

Yeah what is your title? Seriously this is bike forums not google!

I would probably go for GRX or White Industries G30 or something like that.
Forum: Foo
06-29-21, 08:54 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,715
Posted By veganbikes

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

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1400x1400/strandmon_childrens_armchair_vissle_gray_0729754_pe737122_s5_504b0d9b6769342c932667c89bb8003cebeb2d12.jpg
06-27-21, 05:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 867
Posted By veganbikes

Oy vey not this again!

Oy vey not this again!
06-26-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 807
Posted By veganbikes

But if I put a motorcycle mirror on it and swap...

But if I put a motorcycle mirror on it and swap out the top quality Shimano derailleur for say this really awesome one that cost 2.50 and I only have to replace it every 6 months...
06-26-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 359
Posted By veganbikes

Peace of mind is worth way more than even the...

Peace of mind is worth way more than even the most expensive seatpost and when it comes to the children Wu-Tang is for the children, we teach the children, Puffy is good but Wu-Tang is the best!
06-26-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 359
Posted By veganbikes

Would you really want your son on a cracked...

Would you really want your son on a cracked seatpost? If it weren't a big deal you wouldn't post the thread but the fact you have posted the thread leads me to believe you are going to be a good...
06-26-21, 11:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 641
Posted By veganbikes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2-1basQhX8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2-1basQhX8
06-26-21, 11:15 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,705
Posted By veganbikes

We don't need robot vehicles delivering pizza on...

We don't need robot vehicles delivering pizza on a bike path. Just throw them off the Congress Ave. Bridge. This whole robot/AI/Driverless thing is getting kind of disgusting. Technology is cool but...
06-26-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By veganbikes

I recommend GC1s for all the more swept back...

I recommend GC1s for all the more swept back bars. 16˚ isn't so bad but you may find you are more comfortable with them. I had a customer who had the SQlab stuff and he did not like it and it was a...
06-26-21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 478
Posted By veganbikes

Well OK, that is an odd one, I hadn't heard of...

Well OK, that is an odd one, I hadn't heard of the ERT system but hopefully it works well and doesn't cause undue issues. I think with some sealant you will have a better time. The only time I would...
06-24-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 34,760
Posted By veganbikes

White Industries Dos Eno Freewheel ...

White Industries Dos Eno Freewheel (http://www.whiteind.com/wifreewheel)does the same thing but at much higher quality then any other freewheels I have seen on the market recently. You may find some...
06-24-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,510
Posted By veganbikes

Vibration given off by narrower tires feels like...

Vibration given off by narrower tires feels like speed but may not be faster. Go with the widest tire you can fit if a road/cross bike and if a fat bike you are riding not on sand and snow go with...
06-23-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 692
Posted By veganbikes

Yeah the Corsa's are nice tires, I have or am...

Yeah the Corsa's are nice tires, I have or am currently running those tires on a couple bikes. I haven't used the 2.0s officially but have the original version and they are fantastic. They will...
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