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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-26-11, 08:58 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 57,515
Posted By Alex carnavas
And thanks to YOU for helping us get it there...

And thanks to YOU for helping us get it there too. :thumb:

On a side note I think i might be buying a .22 soon.. Yesterday i almost got run over by a flock of ducks :D:lol:
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 08-01-11, 09:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,523
Posted By Alex carnavas
sun in your eyes while riding="Wtf is that?...

sun in your eyes while riding="Wtf is that? *squinting to see* oh crud!! *boom!*" :D
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-31-11, 06:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,523
Posted By Alex carnavas
Here's one that is! :commute:

Here's one that is! :commute:
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-31-11, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By Alex carnavas
That is one nice rig! :thumb: Anyway, the...

That is one nice rig! :thumb:

Anyway, the front rack I'm already reserving for a nice small cooler I have for picnic's, and such. I might consider using front panniers, but size, and extra weight...
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-31-11, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By Alex carnavas
sorry I knew I was forgetting something. Here's a...

sorry I knew I was forgetting something. Here's a pic of my rig http://i814.photobucket.com/albums/zz61/Alexcarnavas/DSCN1150.jpg

Also It has pretty thin cyclocross tires. It handled the weight...
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-31-11, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By Alex carnavas
Question Weight of your Rigs.

So lately I've noticed that my rear tire isn't handling the bikes weight very well. It kinda gets squished in a bit, and I already have it at max PSI (which is 85.) I have added more weight to the...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-16-11, 08:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By Alex carnavas
Nice:D:thumb: On a side note though: I've...

Nice:D:thumb:

On a side note though: I've yet to try out this set up. :D You might be able to see in the background my rim, and tire... The rim is bent, so I'm taking it in today for a new rim,...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-15-11, 08:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By Alex carnavas
Here's the pic; Sorry for the crappy RES don't...

Here's the pic; Sorry for the crappy RES don't have the digital cam on hand at the moment.

http://i814.photobucket.com/albums/zz61/Alexcarnavas/Mobile%20Uploads/071511220323-1.jpg

It's nothing...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-15-11, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By Alex carnavas
I don't think you can handle...

Mounting a water bottle cage to your top tube.. :eek:

In all "seriousness" though I've NEVER seen someone with a top tube mounted bottle cage. Any specific reason for this? I recently bought a...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-11-11, 10:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By Alex carnavas
1st video: Scary :eek: I would have given that...

1st video: Scary :eek: I would have given that moron a piece of my mind if that where me, it was a narrow road to begin with he shouldn't have tried to pass.

2nd video: Pretty funny :D I've had a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-03-11, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Alex carnavas
Its just to get all the old grease and other...

Its just to get all the old grease and other "stuff" out. The bike sat in the rain for a LONG time from what I saw. It was free so I can't really complain, and I'm making sure to wash it out with...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-02-11, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Alex carnavas
Paint thinner! I forgot there's like a gallon of...

Paint thinner! I forgot there's like a gallon of that stuff around here.. Oh-well I already cleaned it (rather nicely) with hydrogen peroxide. Thanks for the reminder though.:thumb:
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-02-11, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Alex carnavas
Wish I could find it! Anyways this seems to be...

Wish I could find it! Anyways this seems to be working rather well! Will update if it explodes on me or something. *SIDENOTE* For some reason it makes my hands smell odd. Kinda like vinegar.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-02-11, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By Alex carnavas
In need of some quick advice.

So its almost ten p.m, I'm blasting death metal, and have been reduced to cleaning my *free* bikes hubs with Q-tips, and hydrogen peroxide. Any quick home-brew solutions to get these things clean?...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 06-30-11, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By Alex carnavas
I'm located in Miami Dade specifically West...

I'm located in Miami Dade specifically West Kendall. I tried googling it, and come up with some numbers, and offices but I wasn't sure if they'd even accept my calls so I decided to ask here.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 06-30-11, 12:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By Alex carnavas
Who to call?

So I'm new to the whole advocacy thing, but I want to do what I can after reading some threads here where people actually get their DOT (department of transportation) to fix something.

I live in...
Forum: Living Car Free 06-20-11, 07:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Alex carnavas
Careful with those brakes or you'll find out the...

Careful with those brakes or you'll find out the hard way that collar bones break easily when you flip over your bike!:D
Forum: Living Car Free 06-19-11, 08:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By Alex carnavas
Bikes have drum brakes now? :eek: Holly cheese...

Bikes have drum brakes now? :eek: Holly cheese whiz, I need to look those up!

Back on the thread topic though: Status symbol? I've been known to judge people for riding bikes that are "ridiculous"...
Forum: Utility Cycling 06-19-11, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 686
Posted By Alex carnavas
At first I thought you mean't the couple buying...

At first I thought you mean't the couple buying the house did all that so I was like "wha?" But then I was like "ah!" :D:lol:

Anything else there worth buying? You might be able to turn a profit,...
Forum: Utility Cycling 06-19-11, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 686
Posted By Alex carnavas
Dang! Haha nice find. I was reading the top...

Dang! Haha nice find. I was reading the top thinking to myself "why the hell would he sell it?"
Nice!
Forum: Southeast 06-19-11, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By Alex carnavas
Sweet thanks!

Sweet thanks!
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-19-11, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By Alex carnavas
I already sent both those places, and a couple...

I already sent both those places, and a couple others emails, and no dice. They haven't even responded. Thank you though.
Forum: Utility Cycling 06-18-11, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By Alex carnavas
I wonder if plan c would have worked.. I would...

I wonder if plan c would have worked.. I would have likely started crawling like I've never crawled before!!! Glad to hear your alright, be more careful next time!
Forum: Living Car Free 06-16-11, 03:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Alex carnavas
Glad to hear your feeling better. Hows that...

Glad to hear your feeling better. Hows that folding bike treating you? I've been playing around with the idea of having one.
Forum: Living Car Free 06-15-11, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Alex carnavas
Ah, I remember when I flipped my trusty CroMo...

Ah, I remember when I flipped my trusty CroMo steed, and broke my collar bone. Couldn't ride for over a month! Walking can be a bummer but music can help. Also you could try a scooter, a skateboard,...
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