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wphamilton replied to the thread Helmet hair anyone?.
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Quote Originally Posted by Jim from Boston View Post
That phrase, a little dab will do ya... was in the Brylcreem jingle:


Quote, coincidence or eidetic memory? :innocent:
I'd say, a really good jingle. Iconic even.

It's funny, I never... "

08-21-14, 12:38 PM

Element GT replied to the thread Upgrading my base specialized allez.
" I'm in a similar position as you are. I have a 2004 Allez I've been wanting to upgrade. I've upgraded the stem for a better fit, and a seat post due to a crack. But as for the other stuff I'm thinking of holding off. The reason is I want to go full carbon sometime soon. I'm thinking wheels are the... "

08-21-14, 12:38 PM

tdong replied to the thread 2013 Brand New being built Trek Domane 5.2 62 cm - Is it worth saving $1,000.
" i would vote for save a thousand. get the 2013 ride it and sell it back in a year and use that $1000 saving to get the 2014, 2015 :) "

08-21-14, 12:38 PM

dsbrantjr replied to the thread replaceable derailleur hanger on aluminum frame.
" If your new hanger is still not square, perhaps filing the backside rather than bending the hanger would give a better outcome. "

08-21-14, 12:36 PM

acidfast7 replied to the thread An Altercation.
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Quote Originally Posted by mgw4jc View Post
and have learned to obey.
?? "

08-21-14, 12:35 PM

cobrabyte replied to the thread Commuter Bicycle Pics.
" thanks Marc40a: it's my favorite cloth h-bar wrap made by Newbaums. Cotton Bar Tape from Newbaum's

I've seen a few Norcos here in Florida aka Southern Canada "

08-21-14, 12:35 PM

spdracr39 replied to the thread New rider looking for training programs and or tips on how to get more distance etc.
" For starters resting is not defeat. The only way you are defeated is if you don't try. Congratulations on your new hobby. You are doing fine for a beginner. You will eventually be able to ride the hills just keep riding as often as you can. If you will add in a few intervals to your rides ( ride... "

08-21-14, 12:34 PM

Anthony.L replied to the thread i suffer from clinical depresion.
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Quote Originally Posted by Grey. View Post
Williams was recently diagnosed with Parkinson's, wasen't he? The thought of succumbing to such a degenerative illness may have simply been too much.
Yes, after he passed it was reported he was diagnosed 5-6 months ago with early Parkinsons. However the doctors... "

08-21-14, 12:34 PM

rjones28 replied to the thread The New and Improved HotRNot Thread.
" [QUOTE=Bostic;17057649]My custom steel Steve Rex in front of the steepest grade in San Francisco. 38% Broderick sidewalk.
Geometry designed so I can ride in the drops comfortably at mile 190 of a double century. Colors picked on a theme of Molteni meets inverted Gulf Racing. ... "

08-21-14, 12:34 PM

ooga-booga replied to the thread Vuelta Fantasy - Velogames.
" thanks Creatre! was just gonna create the league and post it here because i didn't see it earlier this morning. glad i double-checked.
vuelta really snuck up on us, didn't it? "

08-21-14, 12:33 PM

Enigma2806 created the thread 2013 Brand New being built Trek Domane 5.2 62 cm - Is it worth saving $1,000.
" Hey All,

new to the forums and wanted some advice. I am a tall rider 62cm and this will be my first serious road bike (mostly for rides in central park loops, and riverside longer rides in NYC). I really liked the 2014 Domane 5.2, but can't find a close out in my size. My LBS has a brand new '13... "

08-21-14, 12:33 PM

warpdrive replied to the thread Trek domane 4.3 vs Cannondale Synapse.
" I have a Synapse 5 disc aluminum and a 4.5 with upgraded parts (pics: All Photo Album - Pinkbike)

I’d say the Domane is a much better bike than an aluminum Synapse. The Synapse does ride pretty well for an aluminum bike but the Domane’s... "

08-21-14, 12:31 PM

Jonahhobbes replied to the thread We got robbed, so we need new bikes..
" Have a LHT - it's a very slow ride unless you look at swapping out the stock wheels. The rim brakes are shocking but I don't know if they've changed my surly is around 5 years old.

Have a Salsa La Cruz - lovely but difficult to mount a rack to.

Also use my wifes Salsa Fargo, (she's my height... "

08-21-14, 12:31 PM

canam73 replied to the thread Do bicycle frame aerodynamics really matter?.
" [QUOTE=grolby;17057877]+1000. Personally, I find the suggestion that no one who is not in the hunt for a race podium "should" care about speed distasteful, even insulting. Isn't it up to an individual to decide what matters to them, whether or not they should set goals for improvement and how they... "

08-21-14, 12:30 PM

RPK79 replied to the thread The New and Improved HotRNot Thread.
" [QUOTE=Bostic;17057649]My custom steel Steve Rex in front of the steepest grade in San Francisco. 38% Broderick sidewalk.
Geometry designed so I can ride in the drops comfortably at mile 190 of a double century. Colors picked on a theme of Molteni meets inverted Gulf Racing. ... "

08-21-14, 12:30 PM

Ygduf replied to the thread So are the days of our lives....
" the quantification of 12% was what caught my eye. "

08-21-14, 12:29 PM

Campag4life replied to the thread Do bicycle frame aerodynamics really matter?.
" [QUOTE=gregf83;17057491]I'm the same way as far as aero bikes. I don't have one and have no plans to buy one. In the crits I do there are maybe 20 factors that determine my results and the aero effects of my bike is well down the list. On the other hand I do understand why someone would be... "

08-21-14, 12:29 PM

mgw4jc replied to the thread An Altercation.
" [QUOTE=Dave Cutter;17057887]Amazing! You write as if you're a pretty bright guy... yet you've learned nothing.

In many areas and/or with most people "flipping someone off" is an invitation to... or THREAT of... violence. You ask a guy to fight you... then run to the sidewalk? You did... "

08-21-14, 12:28 PM

tolin lolin created the thread more than the cure.
" On Wednesday night, starting running back Le’Veon Bell was arrested for DUI and marijuana possession, along with backup running back LeGarrette Blount. If either of the men are punished by the league, the Steelers depth chart will take a big hit.
... "

08-21-14, 12:28 PM

Wspsux created the thread Rim (job) Widths- Looking to purchase some wheels- Help.
" Hi All.

Im looking into some wheels with either the H plus Son Archetype or the H plus Son SL42. Their widths are 23mm and 20mm respectively.

I'll be primarily riding on city streets and while I do my best not to, I'll find my fair share of potholes.

My concern is in the widths, what is... "

08-21-14, 12:28 PM