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Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-02-16, 10:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,889
Posted By QNelson
Oh ya weird just hit that part at the 50k to go....

Oh ya weird just hit that part at the 50k to go. Is that normal, first year using NBC Sports Gold.
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-02-16, 06:52 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,889
Posted By QNelson
I'm watching it now and it's not bad. That being...

I'm watching it now and it's not bad. That being said I'm watching the stage one full replay and it's not Phil and Paul commentating it's Matthew Kennan. Is that the way it is for everyone else too ?
Forum: Commuting 10-13-15, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By QNelson
My personal favorite for commuting is a...

My personal favorite for commuting is a cyclocross bike. I use my 2013 CAADX for commuting, light touring, and it has been my bike for 3 triathlons.
It is more aggressive in geometry, aka racey,...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-15, 09:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By QNelson
Forgot to mention above the money factor as that...

Forgot to mention above the money factor as that is important.

-Bike Share: $75ish a year member ship?
-Old ten speed: $250 used*
-Specialized Sirrus: $599 new*
-Lexa; $1,000 new*

-You can...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-15, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By QNelson
I currently commute 3ish miles from Stadium...

I currently commute 3ish miles from Stadium Armory area to Metro center and ride a cyclocross bike. For me personally it depends on what your end goals are. If its strictly commuting/errand running...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-15, 07:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By QNelson
Bar end shifters and in-line barrel adjuster

I am trying to set up my beater commuter bike and would like to use some cable housing that I cut but never used that has an inline barrel adjuster. Is this OK to use with bar end shifters. My only...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-10-15, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By QNelson
Great I 'll grab the rear derailleur with the...

Great I 'll grab the rear derailleur with the adjustment, its only a few dollars more. As far as crankset, as best as I can figure out its a Sake Ringyo(SR) Apex from the late 70's. The bike in...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-08-15, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By QNelson
Quick parts compatibility question bar end shifters

I picked up a set of dura ace 7900 bar end shifters for my commuter and want to make sure the rest of the parts i grab will work

I was looking at the following

Shimano Deore M592 SGS Shadow...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-02-14, 08:27 AM
Replies: 5,735
Views: 1,248,196
Posted By QNelson
el cheapies by cst Amazon.com: CST - Cheng Shin...

el cheapies by cst
Amazon.com: CST - Cheng Shin Tire C-740 Road tire Wire Bead 700 x 23 All Blue: Sports & Outdoors...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-30-14, 01:41 AM
Replies: 5,735
Views: 1,248,196
Posted By QNelson
89 Criterium BRC Carbon Fork Ultegra 6500...

89 Criterium

BRC Carbon Fork
Ultegra 6500 bits
Shimano 561 wheels

http://i693.photobucket.com/albums/vv299/QSNelson/00M0M_a7g7XnxJDNo_600x450.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-16-14, 07:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,138
Posted By QNelson
Silca 2220 Schrader to Presta Adapter, Pump Parts...

Silca 2220 Schrader to Presta Adapter, Pump Parts & Gauges (http://www.bikeparts.com/search_results.asp?id=BPC306099&gclid=CIDE0ai0mL0CFaVQOgodkV4ASQ)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-16-14, 08:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,138
Posted By QNelson
He's talking about one of these 369069 ...

He's talking about one of these
369069


EDIT: Ahh wait I see what your saying, i think he got mixed up and was still referring to the pic above though.
DOUBLE EDIT: Although they do make these...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-10-14, 12:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By QNelson
huh, So I guess you really weren't kidding when...

huh, So I guess you really weren't kidding when you said
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-26-14, 07:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By QNelson
So other then having to replace the cable a...

So other then having to replace the cable a little more often i should be fine?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-26-14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By QNelson
So what does the groove affect?

So what does the groove affect?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-25-14, 11:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By QNelson
Awesome, those look great, the pods seem to be a...

Awesome, those look great, the pods seem to be a cheaper solution then most of the bar end shifters i've seen on ebay.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-25-14, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By QNelson
Rivendell shifter pod compatibility question

According to their website most Shimano downtube shifters will work with the pods if you buy the additional spacer. My question is this only clamp on downtube shifters or will braze on ones work as...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-12-14, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4,960
Views: 725,858
Posted By QNelson
Ahh ok, it makes sense with the bullhorns, I just...

Ahh ok, it makes sense with the bullhorns, I just didn't understand how one would actually use those drops.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-11-14, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4,960
Views: 725,858
Posted By QNelson
I don't understand how people ride these things.

I don't understand how people ride these things.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-04-14, 07:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,342
Posted By QNelson
Judging by that picture it looks like you've...

Judging by that picture it looks like you've found "The Old Bike Shop" outside of Ballston/Claredon. That shop is amazing and the head shop mechanic Sway and owner Larry are amazing guys. I've bought...
Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 12-19-13, 09:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 362
Posted By QNelson
Issue viewing forum with Google Chrome

All of a sudden I am having issues viewing the forum using Google chrome. The menu bar at the top is squished all the way to the left and as you scroll down the page it follows you as you scroll....
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 12-09-13, 08:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By QNelson
Some people have all the lucky eh? Great...

Some people have all the lucky eh?


Great find thumpic, that will turn out to be an amazing bike with new tubes/tires/chain and lots of elbow grease!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-06-13, 10:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,164
Posted By QNelson
I'll shoot you a pm

I'll shoot you a pm
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-05-13, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,164
Posted By QNelson
Ya, if I recall everyone got an aluminum fork but...

Ya, if I recall everyone got an aluminum fork but the sr400. Part of the wanting the carbon fork was also to just update the whole bike a bit, but based upon your guys suggestions I think I'm going...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-05-13, 01:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,164
Posted By QNelson
haha its ok i'd have to source all these parts...

haha its ok i'd have to source all these parts eventually anyways and now i know where to come looking for them. A carbon fork would be a nice addition to the bike is stiff as hell
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