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Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-14, 12:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 930
Posted By xuwol7
I still remember this post shortly after I joined...

I still remember this post shortly after I joined BF, laughed my @$$ off...classic...

...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-30-14, 11:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,326
Posted By xuwol7
Peugeot---10 Gitane-----9 gitaneusa.com ::...

Peugeot---10
Gitane-----9

gitaneusa.com :: View topic - Bicycles that have won the Tour de France (http://www.gitaneusa.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1525)

My original question was did the Gitane...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-29-14, 08:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,016
Posted By xuwol7
lol..cycling is indeed brutal, and you kind of...

lol..cycling is indeed brutal, and you kind of have to have thick skin because the truth can hurt more than your body mind and soul, especially when your lungs and legs are screaming.

Out on the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-14, 08:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,326
Posted By xuwol7
Did the Gitane TDF ever win the TDF? I know...

Did the Gitane TDF ever win the TDF?
I know Peugeot won 10 times, more than any other bike.
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-29-14, 07:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,483
Posted By xuwol7
Wind chill can be very confusing, In North Dakota...

Wind chill can be very confusing, In North Dakota it can get damn cold, some days the wind chill says -40 and below but to me it is just cold...lol

I know that even a little bit of wind can make a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-14, 06:44 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,582
Posted By xuwol7
Great thread. I remember back in the day when I...

Great thread.
I remember back in the day when I was a young teen and the movie Breaking Away (1979) came out, I wondered how Dave could afford a Masi bike, I wanted one of course but my dream bike...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-27-14, 05:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,483
Posted By xuwol7
I like that clothing guide a lot, simple and to...

I like that clothing guide a lot, simple and to the point Bat56.
I also like that at 90 degrees and above I can ride naked......
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-27-14, 01:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,270
Posted By xuwol7
You could also just stand up and pedal all the...

You could also just stand up and pedal all the time or try one of these:

http://sheldonbrown.com/images/stonesaddle.jpeg
Forum: Road Cycling 10-27-14, 01:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,010
Posted By xuwol7
Temp: cold Time: 2hrs Gear: singlespeed ...

Temp: cold
Time: 2hrs
Gear: singlespeed
Was cold, rode faster, got warm, rode slower

I was riding a road bike on the road that I have ridden many times, it was a nice ride
I felt like a...
Forum: Winter Cycling 10-26-14, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 699
Posted By xuwol7
26" mountain bike is really the way to go. I...

26" mountain bike is really the way to go.
I ride an old mtb with a single speed coaster brake, Nokian W106 studded tires, fenders and a rack.
No cables, gears, brake pads to freeze up, simple and...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-26-14, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,270
Posted By xuwol7
WTB Rocket V on my mountain bike, Brooks B17 on...

WTB Rocket V on my mountain bike, Brooks B17 on the rest.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-26-14, 07:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,134
Posted By xuwol7
I've run into a problem. I can't seem to get the...

I've run into a problem. I can't seem to get the stem bolt off. Either the bolt head is stripped, or I (and the LBS) don't have the right sized hex key. Does anyone know if the peugeot had an...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-23-14, 11:48 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,114
Posted By xuwol7
Heavy feet-- light hands, keeping my feet heavier...

Heavy feet-- light hands, keeping my feet heavier on the pedals lightens the load on my bottom.
A good saddle is very important, I use the Brooks B17 on all my bikes and can ride all day with no...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-23-14, 12:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By xuwol7
Yes the old answer of upgrade/tune your engine is...

Yes the old answer of upgrade/tune your engine is true.
My newest bike is 27yrs old and the best upgrade I made was a new wheel set, huge difference.
I just replace everything else as it wears out....
Forum: Commuting 10-22-14, 11:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,748
Posted By xuwol7
If you have a good job/career and making good...

If you have a good job/career and making good money hang on to it, good jobs are very hard to come by.
If it is just a ho mum job that you don't care about then that is different.
A car is just a...
Forum: Commuting 10-22-14, 11:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,112
Posted By xuwol7
Not worth it, I know a guy who bought one and he...

Not worth it, I know a guy who bought one and he hates it.
I bought the cheap sunlite front rack and it was pure garbage, unable to mount it to cantilever bosses and even after modifying it to work...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-21-14, 07:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 453
Posted By xuwol7
black

black
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-20-14, 07:16 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 8,228
Posted By xuwol7
Thats it oddjob2, Love that Peugeot Mixte, the...

Thats it oddjob2,
Love that Peugeot Mixte, the Brooks sprung saddle, fenders with the dyno lights, classic cottered cranks and the chain guard really sets it off.
I would ride that bike with a big...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-20-14, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By xuwol7
Nice, more pictures please. My 1st bike was a...

Nice, more pictures please.
My 1st bike was a Schwinn Stingray and it got me into cycling for life.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-20-14, 06:40 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 8,228
Posted By xuwol7
Of course, I have been looking for a Peugeot...

Of course, I have been looking for a Peugeot Mixte frame for a downtown/coffee shop bike.
I have an old rebuilt 26 x 1 3/8 coaster wheel set, 1950's vintage basket, rack, fenders, etc. all ready to...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 10-20-14, 01:33 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,692
Posted By xuwol7
31-0--28KO Golovkin is as exciting as Tyson was...

31-0--28KO Golovkin is as exciting as Tyson was in the 80's, so precise and powerful, I still like watching Klitschko and wonder who will someday beat him.

Back to the LA show...lol
Still...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 10-19-14, 08:03 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,692
Posted By xuwol7
So true Z-man, I still enjoy both sports (the...

So true Z-man, I still enjoy both sports (the only 2 sports I watch).
I used to box, and was barely a good enough cyclist to be a bottom tier amateur...lol

It is amusing to read all the posts...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-19-14, 07:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,453
Posted By xuwol7
I really like this: Amazon.com : Park Tool...

I really like this:

Amazon.com : Park Tool MTB-3 Rescue Tool - 22 function : Bike Multifunction Tools : Sports & Outdoors (http://www.amazon.com/Park-Tool-MTB-3-Rescue-function/dp/B000S6HZBI)
...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 10-19-14, 06:14 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,692
Posted By xuwol7
Lance Armstrong--->tainted cycling Don...

Lance Armstrong--->tainted cycling
Don King------------>tainted boxing

Its life and we can't look at sports like a little kid believing in santa claus,.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-18-14, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 957
Posted By xuwol7
You are going to get a million opinions and a lot...

You are going to get a million opinions and a lot of confusion (don't know why people recommend dyno/hub lights and big bulky light sets with extra batteries etc when you just want a simple answer to...
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