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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-01-16, 11:19 AM
Replies: 4,968
Views: 728,063
Posted By garlic_rice
https://media.giphy.com/media/w9uXITmSx7z9K/giphy....

https://media.giphy.com/media/w9uXITmSx7z9K/giphy.gif

Srsly thanks for props, although Mumonkan made it cooler!
Moar pics of that wall here (http://www.pedalroom.com/bike/tighty-whitey-1x8-7792).
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-26-16, 11:48 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,267
Posted By garlic_rice
Next RG sticker?

Next RG sticker?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-24-16, 12:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,267
Posted By garlic_rice
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkl_Vq1SWKg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkl_Vq1SWKg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-24-16, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 774,826
Posted By garlic_rice
Dear Scrod, Re: tipping mechanics - does the...

Dear Scrod,
Re: tipping mechanics - does the same rate apply as with food service? Or is there some scale that i'm unaware of?
I'd like to tip the mechanic who installed brakes/cables/bar tape....
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-24-16, 10:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,267
Posted By garlic_rice
From a safety standpoint, the only situations...

From a safety standpoint, the only situations where brakes can be dangerous on a fixed gear are the velodrome (where cars/pedestrians usually don't appear out of nowhere), or track crits like RHC...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-24-16, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1,239
Views: 93,487
Posted By garlic_rice
Sensible dad mode: engaged. Pleated khakis...

Sensible dad mode: engaged.
Pleated khakis forthcoming.
http://i1019.photobucket.com/albums/af313/pkapunan/3F91B4CF-3A86-4FB0-8FAE-C4B18C095327.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-17-16, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,190
Views: 62,767
Posted By garlic_rice
How you do pronounce Fi'zi:k? My mind defaults to...

How you do pronounce Fi'zi:k? My mind defaults to 'physique' but that colon is hurting my brain.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-03-16, 01:48 PM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Iknorite?! Way cooler than the Stradivarius...

Iknorite?! Way cooler than the Stradivarius (http://www.allthingsstrings.com/News/News/Greenhouse-Strad-Cello-Goes-to-Montreal) that he took delivery of a couple weeks before the recording. (I wasn't...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 02-03-16, 08:52 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Today I found out that a recording...

Today I found out that a recording (https://youtu.be/LWjlTP185aA) I played records incorrectly on was nominated for a Juno award. (in Amurrican terms, it's like a socialist Grammy)
I also got the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-26-16, 08:29 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
I guess I'm gonna have to try and dig this out...

I guess I'm gonna have to try and dig this out sometime this week.
https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1485/24258588809_ff5a1e4db3_b.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-21-16, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1,239
Views: 93,487
Posted By garlic_rice
Sweet! Maybe some gutted Campy levers to go with...

Sweet! Maybe some gutted Campy levers to go with those cranks?
I just booked a DJ gig in Vancouver for March. I'll keep an eye out for your whip when i'm not busy eating all the sushi.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-20-16, 08:46 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Yezzir.

Yezzir.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-19-16, 08:20 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Recently I learned that a friend's husband was...

Recently I learned that a friend's husband was run over by a truck while skating in the LES and didn't make it. Without going into specifics on how it happened, dude left a family behind and it made...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-11-16, 08:38 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Congrats, looks fun! Also looks like it was well...

Congrats, looks fun! Also looks like it was well taken care of.
If I may suggest: townie bars with Paul thumbies. Buy all the 600 from Mumonkan minus brakes ;)
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-11-16, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
I need! I need! Also, as the former owner of...

I need! I need!

Also, as the former owner of said 600 group, I can vouch for its awesomeness. Eerily quiet, and super-smooth shifting with the DT shifters. I've got DA7400 with STIs now and I want...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-05-16, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4,115
Views: 419,252
Posted By garlic_rice
Also who folds their mirrors in curbside?

Also who folds their mirrors in curbside?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-04-16, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1,239
Views: 93,487
Posted By garlic_rice
Thanks! 73 and 128, respectively. (Ritchey...

Thanks! 73 and 128, respectively. (Ritchey Classic curve)
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-04-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1,239
Views: 93,487
Posted By garlic_rice
http://i1019.photobucket.com/albums/af313/pkapunan...

http://i1019.photobucket.com/albums/af313/pkapunan/Arawak001_11.jpg

Back when she was new and dressed up. Winter chill mode is 45t ring and brakes.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-18-15, 01:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,596
Posted By garlic_rice
Thinking of going fixed with two brakes (!) in...

Thinking of going fixed with two brakes (!) in the near future. Frame's got internal cable routing and i'd hate to see it go unused, also gotta put that right lever to use. So my wish list is a set...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-15-15, 02:34 PM
Replies: 18,735
Views: 1,150,133
Posted By garlic_rice
Better than the Mets. My wife's friend caught a...

Better than the Mets. My wife's friend caught a foul ball WITH HER FACE at CitiField this past summer and didn't get more than a 'sorry, that's a bummer'.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-10-15, 11:17 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,804
Posted By garlic_rice
This! I miss my 90's road bike, but seeing...

This!
I miss my 90's road bike, but seeing what Mumonkan has done with it is getting me pumped to build another one. Too bad 7700 parts (especially 170mm cranks) are fetching NJS circa 2010 prices....
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-08-15, 01:02 AM
Replies: 2,849
Views: 267,571
Posted By garlic_rice
THAT'S WHAT SHE S...oh nevermind In all...

THAT'S WHAT SHE S...oh nevermind

In all seriousness, the tubeset for this frame is really a bunch of different tubes that ended up being too short for the builder's other projects. I just happened...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-06-15, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2,849
Views: 267,571
Posted By garlic_rice
Moar right hurr...

Moar right hurr (http://www.pedalroom.com/bike/arawak-cycles-culebra-track-25717).
Big boy camera shots are still being edited, but there are some potato 5S shots from the shakedown ride.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-05-15, 10:00 AM
Replies: 775
Views: 68,147
Posted By garlic_rice
Some nice bits on the outer one. As ubiquitous as...

Some nice bits on the outer one. As ubiquitous as Bianchi Pistas are in NYC, you don't see a lot of them with Record Pista cranks and perforated Supercorsas.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-05-15, 09:14 AM
Replies: 2,849
Views: 267,571
Posted By garlic_rice
Dressed the new whip up and took some pictures...

Dressed the new whip up and took some pictures around Brooklyn with a photographer homie. The stick we found to prop it up was so perfectly shaped for its new purpose that I let it stay in the...
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