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04-11-24, 08:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,704
Posted By Steel Charlie

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04-03-24, 01:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,048
Posted By Troul

I do NOT recommend Detroit... Unless you really...

I do NOT recommend Detroit... Unless you really want to hate life that much more than you might already do.
03-30-24, 05:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,171
Posted By asgelle

Or use a master link to replace the cracked plate.

Or use a master link to replace the cracked plate.
03-11-24, 10:50 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 6,179
Posted By JohnDThompson

Their race; their rules.

Their race; their rules.
03-10-24, 02:12 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,151
Posted By DangerousDanR

Don't worry Chloe, I'll buy enough carbon bikes...

Don't worry Chloe, I'll buy enough carbon bikes to make up for it.
02-27-24, 03:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,079
Posted By Camilo

Get your handlebars up to a comfortable position....

Get your handlebars up to a comfortable position.

1992, probably a quill stem. Get a Nitto Technomic (very tall) or Technomic Deluxe (is it now called NTC DX?...slightly less tall, but more...
02-25-24, 12:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,435
Posted By Yan

You could certainly end up with a chain that's...

You could certainly end up with a chain that's too short if you sized the chain based on only the small chainring and the small cog. The small chainring and cog have no idea how big the large...
02-25-24, 11:47 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,202
Posted By Polaris OBark

Almost every consumer transaction these days is a...

Almost every consumer transaction these days is a variant of the above.

This is why I have decided to forgo worldly possessions and become a Zen-master.

I'm down to 13 bikes in the garage, now.
01-31-24, 11:22 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,198
Posted By base2

He's right about lots. I even had my fancy carbon...

He's right about lots. I even had my fancy carbon bike repaired whereas an even more fun 10 year old aluminum frame with less miles hangs from the rafters with an unrepairable crack.

I agree. The...
01-26-24, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 439
Posted By alcjphil

I would check the bolts holding the disc rotor in...

I would check the bolts holding the disc rotor in place
01-24-24, 07:43 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 5,555
Posted By smd4

I run 7700 Dura Ace. Shimano deciding to put...

I run 7700 Dura Ace. Shimano deciding to put their name on $50 dollar toy kids' bikes with plastic parts and training wheels means nothing to me or my perception of Shimano, or Shimano's quality.
01-15-24, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By mpetry912

look for wrinkling paint at the DT / Head tube...

look for wrinkling paint at the DT / Head tube join

that is the tell

/markp
01-14-24, 10:40 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,284
Posted By indyfabz

I have to imagine that this is way down on the...

I have to imagine that this is way down on the list of reasons why people don’t take you seriously. At least people around here.
12-22-23, 07:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,314
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

The proper answer is: "kinda" Here's the...

The proper answer is: "kinda"

Here's the problem:
Is there a standardized heat dissipation rating?
Probably not.

And like all engineering, what is the compromise?

Is it "high end" because...
12-21-23, 09:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,506
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

1 light on your handle bars and 1 light on your...

1 light on your handle bars and 1 light on your helmet.

problem solved.
12-07-23, 10:20 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,175
Posted By terrymorse

The term you are looking for is “hoop stress”....

The term you are looking for is “hoop stress”. It’s something that was worked out after cylindrical boilers in ships were exploding.

Hoop stress is proportional to the diameter of the cylinder,...
12-02-23, 12:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,256
Posted By indyfabz

+1. I challenge the OP to prove the premise...

+1.

I challenge the OP to prove the premise of his thread. Until he does, I have to give this thread a solid grade of D-.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-23, 03:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,343
Posted By tomato coupe

Their assessment and change in policy seems...

Their assessment and change in policy seems reasonable.
11-11-23, 09:59 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 8,076
Posted By veganbikes

Larry being Larry. I want to destroy my bike is...

Larry being Larry. I want to destroy my bike is this a really good idea or should I come up with a better way to destroy my bike?
11-08-23, 12:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,032
Posted By terrymorse

Is getting your butt off the back of the saddle...

Is getting your butt off the back of the saddle no longer a thing?

I would like to watch someone with that saddle sprint to the line with a final bike throw. That would be entertaining.
10-23-23, 06:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,982
Posted By BTinNYC

Mntioned above, but worth repeating; WD-40 to...

Mntioned above, but worth repeating; WD-40 to remove the grease and muck, then water and dish detergent to clean off the WD-40.
10-18-23, 10:11 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,909
Posted By indyfabz

Consider the source.

Consider the source.
09-30-23, 10:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,509
Posted By Maelochs

I know my clandestine Cat 6 race starts as soon...

I know my clandestine Cat 6 race starts as soon as my tires hit the pavement at the end of the driveway ... if you aren't ready, look out. I have smoked kids on Big Wheels, elderly people (even...
09-23-23, 09:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,296
Posted By Rogerogeroge

Chains don't stretch, they elongate. And that's...

Chains don't stretch, they elongate. And that's because wear and play develop in the pins, it's not like the links get longer.
09-10-23, 02:34 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 7,450
Posted By Maelochs

Because people won't ride regular bikes because...

Because people won't ride regular bikes because it is too hard ... so an e-bike is better than nothing
09-01-23, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 750
Posted By indyfabz

What’s the best lost bike luggage chain lube?

What’s the best lost bike luggage chain lube?
08-25-23, 03:16 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,270
Posted By indyfabz

A bicycle doesn't steer. It is steered.

A bicycle doesn't steer. It is steered.
08-11-23, 02:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,966
Posted By Mojo31

B needs to slow down and wait till it’s safe to...

B needs to slow down and wait till it’s safe to pass. Pretty simple, really.
08-10-23, 06:25 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 5,983
Posted By seypat

Because a full snorkel would add too much drag?

Because a full snorkel would add too much drag?
08-08-23, 02:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,953
Posted By 79pmooney

Deflate, push the valve stem in, pump up and...

Deflate, push the valve stem in, pump up and report back.
08-01-23, 07:57 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,336
Posted By Lombard

This makes sense since alcohol is a diurretic....

This makes sense since alcohol is a diurretic. Caffeine has the same effect. Experiment not necessary.
07-28-23, 08:34 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,471
Posted By Iride01

Nope. I think this like many other topics a...

Nope. I think this like many other topics a person might want to talk about should be put where they think they'll get their best audience for the question or whatever thought they are posing. If...
07-16-23, 10:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,759
Posted By delbiker1

Maybe they learned the spelling from forums posts.

Maybe they learned the spelling from forums posts.
06-18-23, 12:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,610
Posted By mackgoo

Go for the ride.

Go for the ride.
06-01-23, 01:20 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 20,559
Posted By Eric F

Stop guessing. Experience for yourself, and make...

Stop guessing. Experience for yourself, and make educated conclusions.
05-20-23, 08:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,617
Posted By CAT7RDR

Mups

Mups
05-03-23, 09:56 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,105
Posted By terrymorse

That small front wheel was popular with the tri...

That small front wheel was popular with the tri crowd for a while, but even they figured out it wasn't fast.

Getting as low as possible to "cheat the wind" was a popular thing among racer dudes,...
05-03-23, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By Muddydog

100%. They serve industry and have been doing so...

100%. They serve industry and have been doing so for a very long time when most others have failed. They evidently are doing something right.
04-26-23, 09:13 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,548
Posted By Eric F

I haven’t ridden a bike while wearing pants since...

I haven’t ridden a bike while wearing pants since I was on my childhood BMX bike. As such, a chainring guard is an unnecessary addition that serves no purpose on any of my bikes. As someone who seems...
04-26-23, 08:23 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,548
Posted By genejockey

Please. There's nobody more elitist than the...

Please. There's nobody more elitist than the "reverse snob". Nobody cares as much about his equipment and his image than the guy who tries to prove he's not elitist.
04-19-23, 04:53 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,585
Posted By terrymorse

My speed in top gear on a flat grade is...

My speed in top gear on a flat grade is indeterminate, because I never use the top gear on a flat grade.

My "just pedaling along, I could do this pace forever" speed on a flat grade with no wind...
04-15-23, 09:39 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,525
Posted By terrymorse

I miss not having to worry so much about a...

I miss not having to worry so much about a concept called "recovery".

I miss sleeping through the night without having to get up and pee.

I miss doing a brutal ride one day, then getting up the...
04-05-23, 08:32 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,620
Posted By indyfabz

:popcornI popped extra. Dig in! :popcorn

:popcornI popped extra. Dig in!

:popcorn
03-08-23, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 917
Posted By Lombard

Store your bike inside the house.

Store your bike inside the house.
03-08-23, 06:25 AM
02-27-23, 02:46 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,919
Posted By Shadco

Paint the MTB red. You can thank me later. .

Paint the MTB red. You can thank me later.

.
02-08-23, 07:40 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 11,309
Posted By Germany_chris

Yes..

Yes..
Forum: Recumbent
02-05-23, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 903
Posted By Jeff Wills

I swear by my Topeak Road Morph pump(s). I've...

I swear by my Topeak Road Morph pump(s). I've put one on each of several bikes. The nice thing about it is that it has a hose and a foot peg so you can brace it on the ground and easily get good...
02-02-23, 01:42 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,407
Posted By SurferRosa

When the front shifter and/or front derailleur...

When the front shifter and/or front derailleur stop working properly, don't disassemble them and try to correct the problem. Instead, live with it and ask bikeforums how to use the bike as it wasn't...
01-27-23, 07:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,847
Posted By SkinGriz

I heard a statement once I’ll attempt to...

I heard a statement once I’ll attempt to paraphrase.

The narcissism of petty differences.

As to the rotor direction. I would bet it doesn’t matter as long as it lines up with the caliper.
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