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04-01-24, 11:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,344
Posted By trailangel

There isn't any problem leaving the remaining...

There isn't any problem leaving the remaining residue on the rim. We have a group of A-Retentive bikers here......in total control of themselves!
11-15-23, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By trailangel

Well, you could tell in advance that car was...

Well, you could tell in advance that car was pulling out right in front of you, but you kept your speed, you didn't brake, you swerved out into traffic into the next lane. That driver could have very...
10-11-23, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2,884
Views: 363,188
Posted By trailangel

There is the Pasadena retro ride. You don't need...

There is the Pasadena retro ride. You don't need an old bike to do it. All are welcome. They stop in Sierra Madre for a break.
I thought the break was too long, drank a cup of coffee and went on......
10-07-23, 11:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,312
Posted By trailangel

If you are left-handed you want the front brake...

If you are left-handed you want the front brake on the right, so you can smoke while descending and still have good braking.
:thumb:
09-21-23, 01:54 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,074
Posted By trailangel

Ya'll need to stop riding on plastic: ...

Ya'll need to stop riding on plastic:

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/481x534/screen_shot_2023_09_21_at_12_51_58_pm_a658953d3ecaefaef5b335b319e52c591e623541.png
09-19-23, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Posted By trailangel

Patch the hole with permanent patch.. your going...

Patch the hole with permanent patch.. your going to fix it anyway... right?
09-03-23, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,014
Posted By trailangel

I'll have to ask my mom... she will know.

I'll have to ask my mom... she will know.
08-12-23, 10:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By trailangel

Yes.. two wraps. I even do two wraps on CX or MTB...

Yes.. two wraps. I even do two wraps on CX or MTB tubeless. You will see why when you take the tire off.
Good idea is to de-burr the spoke holes in the rim before hand.
08-12-23, 10:11 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 9,781
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...
08-03-23, 09:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 696
Posted By trailangel

There is nothing wrong with running a 33mm...

There is nothing wrong with running a 33mm tubular on a 20mm wide rim. You are over thinking this.
08-03-23, 09:01 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,472
Posted By trailangel

Why would you need a flat floor for a pin-pong...

Why would you need a flat floor for a pin-pong table? Just level the table. OMG
07-26-23, 09:58 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 12,024
Posted By trailangel

OMG... someone lied!

OMG... someone lied!
07-24-23, 12:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,522
Posted By trailangel

Chainsaw bar and chain oil.

Chainsaw bar and chain oil.
07-19-23, 07:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By trailangel

I'm still trying to figure out what a Jockey Ring...

I'm still trying to figure out what a Jockey Ring is.......
06-16-23, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By trailangel

There is this Nitto 40mm setback, but I don't...

There is this Nitto 40mm setback, but I don't know if you can get it anymore. It would be more secure than the IRD.......and I have a lot of IRD stuff and like the IRD line:...
06-16-23, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By trailangel

Wow...... that's a lot of setback. I 've never...

Wow...... that's a lot of setback. I 've never seen this one before. Brooks saddles need setback because of the way the rails are made. Campy works good with about 20mm setback. I bought Nitto......
06-08-23, 10:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,698
Posted By trailangel

You boys need to come to California to get in...

You boys need to come to California to get in shape.
06-06-23, 10:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,605
Posted By trailangel

1. No 2. Maybe 3. No Adjust hanger while...

1. No
2. Maybe
3. No
Adjust hanger while mounted on the bike. Use the Hanger Alignment Tool. Ust the correct tool for this job.
04-15-23, 09:38 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,150
Posted By trailangel

My mom always takes care of the battery...

My mom always takes care of the battery recharging.
04-08-23, 10:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,956
Posted By trailangel

^^^ This forum needs a "dislike" button.

^^^ This forum needs a "dislike" button.
03-11-23, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By trailangel

https://www.aventon.com/products/cane-creek-40-is4...

https://www.aventon.com/products/cane-creek-40-is42-28-6-is42-30-short-cover-headset-black?variant=45891914578
02-24-23, 08:24 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,625
Posted By trailangel

Really stupid suggestion.

Really stupid suggestion.
02-07-23, 11:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,843
Posted By trailangel

I use 4 pieces of V82 reflective tape on each...

I use 4 pieces of V82 reflective tape on each rim. Each piece is about 3/8 inch wide and about an inch long. I put them on the rim between the spokes, so a car headlight will illuminate these...
02-04-23, 09:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,813
Posted By trailangel

I used to ride there on pch all the time when...

I used to ride there on
pch all the time when I lived in OC.
I guess you need to carry a sidearm when you go out, in case somebody runs into you and tries to stab you to death.
01-03-23, 10:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,449
Posted By trailangel

My mom always washes it for me.

My mom always washes it for me.
12-23-22, 09:24 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,997
Posted By trailangel

You mean "Cold Dead Butt"

You mean "Cold Dead Butt"
12-23-22, 09:22 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,341
Posted By trailangel

OP, your problem is...... you are sitting on the...

OP, your problem is...... you are sitting on the saddle as a seat.... and it's not a seat... it's a saddle..... there is a difference. ....and you are probably used to riding a "crank forward" bike....
12-18-22, 02:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,462
Posted By trailangel

I just so simple. Glue the tubulars right on to...

I just so simple. Glue the tubulars right on to the clincher rims, and you are done.
12-18-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 7,354
Posted By trailangel

Hold on...... I need to pack my pipe, and I...

Hold on......
I need to pack my pipe, and I will get back to you.....
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-22, 11:05 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,930
Posted By trailangel

I know, right. Stop and enjoy the day and have...

I know, right. Stop and enjoy the day and have some real food.... enjoy. I personally think those gels are disgusting.
12-01-22, 10:57 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,458
Posted By trailangel

I made a mistake and CXWrench corrected me.. in a...

I made a mistake and CXWrench corrected me.. in a nice way. I think his ban should be over......
11-27-22, 08:22 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,458
Posted By trailangel

It's good to see CrossCountryWrench is back! If...

It's good to see CrossCountryWrench is back!
If my ride breaks down I call my mom and she comes and fixes it for me.
11-14-22, 11:50 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,813
Posted By trailangel

My mom always buys my clothes for me.

My mom always buys my clothes for me.
11-12-22, 10:23 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,888
Posted By trailangel

The first step is admitting you are a...

The first step is admitting you are a Dick..publicly... and you have done that. You are working toward your next step...I'm proud of you!
11-01-22, 08:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,912
Posted By trailangel

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/220x229/unknown_8a79eaa2439805f672da1fe8c36ead5a2eab81eb.jpeg
11-01-22, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 517
Posted By trailangel

A picture of the neighbor would help!

A picture of the neighbor would help!
07-29-22, 07:08 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 10,819
Posted By trailangel

DAMN! that newbie biker had enough fat on so he...

DAMN! that newbie biker had enough fat on so he just bounced off the asphalt. He didn't even look. As for the driver.....a lot of times they have been drinking and go home, sober up and then come...
07-03-22, 02:00 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,901
Posted By trailangel

You can meet a girlfriend while dumpster diving...

You can meet a girlfriend while dumpster diving if you don't wear a shirt.
07-01-22, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 880
Posted By trailangel

I bought one item about 2 years ago... no...

I bought one item about 2 years ago... no problem. I still get email from them. I think their website might be better than their actual inventory... and the physical building as well. Their address...
06-22-22, 11:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 760
Posted By trailangel

[QUOTE=the sci guy;22549648]i tinked the cups...

[QUOTE=the sci guy;22549648]i tinked the cups into the headtube with a mallet just enough so they'd stay in place, then i swung the frame headtube first into the garage wall as hard as i could to...
06-20-22, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By trailangel

Try spinning it the correct direction

Try spinning it the correct direction
06-14-22, 06:18 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 5,319
Posted By trailangel

I did not utter any BS.... I made a post with an...

I did not utter any BS.... I made a post with an opinion. I'm sure if you pulled the plug there would be quite a release....
06-14-22, 06:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By trailangel

So.....an electric bike doesn't eat, needs no...

So.....an electric bike doesn't eat, needs no food, just electricity. Bikes don't produce sound, it doesn't matter if one is electric and one is not.
06-13-22, 05:24 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 5,319
Posted By trailangel

There is a new group of riders... ebikers.......

There is a new group of riders... ebikers.... they don't have any manners.
06-04-22, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By trailangel

I would call both measurements 49mm. You might...

I would call both measurements 49mm. You might have to buy a new headset... 49mm and use the lower part, and reuse the upper.
Or buy a 49mm headset for tapered 1.5 inch fork.
I am not an expert at...
06-03-22, 09:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,035
Posted By trailangel

Why degrease a new chain? Why carb cleaner down...

Why degrease a new chain?
Why carb cleaner down the drain?
05-31-22, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 577
Posted By trailangel

Slipping... skipping...? 6 speed would suggest...

Slipping... skipping...?
6 speed would suggest a freewheel.
Nobody would know without pics and year, make and model of bike.
05-24-22, 01:29 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,070
Posted By trailangel

So sorry... I didn't mean to get your bibs all in...

So sorry... I didn't mean to get your bibs all in a bunch.
05-22-22, 12:02 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,070
Posted By trailangel

If you are reffering to me as a troll, I consider...

If you are reffering to me as a troll, I consider it a personal attack. I have stated my opinion, which apparently you and others here don't agree with. So be it. You cannot handle others with...
05-22-22, 09:33 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,070
Posted By trailangel

No need for personal attacks here. I'm just...

No need for personal attacks here. I'm just stating it's poor choice to ride 2 abreast on that road with no shoulder even though it's legally correct. I wouldn't even ride single file on that road....
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