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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-16-15, 03:44 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By anga
Thanks cobba and Bill.

Thanks cobba and Bill.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-15, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By anga
Shimano front hubs:HB-T675 vs HB-M675

HB-T675: LX group, trekking
HB-M675: SLX group, cross-country
Both support center lock disc brakes
Both have steel axles, steel ball-bearings.

Are there other differences between these two hubs?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-15-14, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,223
Posted By anga
Is Shimano's TL-CN42 the only reliable tool for chain wear?

http://pardo.net/bike/pic/fail-004/000.html#commercial-wear-measuring-tools
Above article claims that Shimano's TL-CN42 is the only tool that correctly measures chain wear.
What do you think?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-08-14, 06:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,016
Posted By anga
For those who offered constructive and useful...

For those who offered constructive and useful comments, thank you--you know who you are.

For all the expertise this forum has, there are some consistent and negative traits. Let me address some of...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-02-14, 01:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,016
Posted By anga
When I google "hex bolt," this is the first image...

When I google "hex bolt," this is the first image I got.
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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-02-14, 01:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,016
Posted By anga
As used in bicycles. Which two would you...

As used in bicycles.

Which two would you choose from the following 4 combinations?
8/9/10 mm, 8/10/12 mm, 11/13/14 mm, 12/13/14 m

Should I go for 1 and 3 (no 12), 1 and 4 (no 11), 2 and 3 (no...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-02-14, 12:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,016
Posted By anga
More common hex bolt: 9 mm or 11 mm?

Which is a more common size among hex bolts--9 mm or 11 mm?
Forum: BMX 10-23-14, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,311
Posted By anga
Thanks for the replies. While this is a BMX...

Thanks for the replies.
While this is a BMX bike, will use as a regular bike.
Need the setback and at least 450mm long for proper fitting and the saddle needs to be in a horizontal position.
What...
Forum: BMX 10-23-14, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,311
Posted By anga
How to attach saddle to this seatpost?

For my 10-year old niece.
Came across this 25.4mm seatpost on ebay for a BMX bike.

413573

Given the layback, is it possible to attach a saddle and adjust it to a horizontal position? What do I...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 06-15-14, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By anga
I too have longer torso and shorter limbs. My...

I too have longer torso and shorter limbs.
My solution is to go for an adjustable stem.
To maintain a comfortable body angle, the handlebar has to be higher than for those with normal torso and...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-07-14, 08:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,102
Posted By anga
And sarcasm is the solution to that? if he...

And sarcasm is the solution to that?
if he wanted to help, should have asked the OP to provide more info and perhaps guide him through it.
If not, silence would've been better.

In any case, the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-07-14, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,102
Posted By anga
This guy has a history of drive-by postings with...

This guy has a history of drive-by postings with negative contribution. Just ignore him.
Forum: Touring 03-27-14, 09:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Exal has several rims that meet my specs.

Exal has several rims that meet my specs.
Forum: Touring 03-27-14, 06:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Thanks guys, keep them coming.

Thanks guys, keep them coming.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 03-25-14, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,438
Posted By anga
Did you get a chance to try this? Details, please.

Did you get a chance to try this? Details, please.
Forum: Touring 03-23-14, 09:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Thanks--will check them.

Thanks--will check them.
Forum: Touring 03-23-14, 09:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Salsa stopped making rims. Double...

Salsa stopped making rims.




Double eyelets --- stronger wheels.
Tire size: 1.5" to 2.25", with 1.75" to 2" most probably.
Forum: Touring 03-23-14, 09:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
After deducting VAT, it is 16.67 pounds per rim. ...

After deducting VAT, it is 16.67 pounds per rim.
Shipping is 55 for the first rim and about 15 for each additional rim!!
Germany has the most reasonable international shipping rates.
US used to...
Forum: Touring 03-23-14, 05:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Having a hard time finding this rim with double...

Having a hard time finding this rim with double eyelets and reasonable shipping.
Have two options: single-eyelet + reasonable shipping, double-eyelets + shipping twice the cost of the rim
Forum: Touring 03-23-14, 05:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
I did go through that before posting here. Not...

I did go through that before posting here. Not many options.
Forum: Touring 03-22-14, 11:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
According to Mavic EX 721 | Mavic...

According to Mavic
EX 721 | Mavic (http://www.mavic.com/rims-mtb-ex-721)
it is 2.3" to 3", i.e., 58 to 76mm

Who do I trust?
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-22-14, 09:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 346
Posted By anga
Recommend mtb rims

Not too many mtb rims seem to have the following specifications.

26"
36H
rim brake
double-walled
double-eyeletted

Looking for rim recommendations and your experience.
Thanks
Forum: Touring 03-22-14, 11:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
^ That's a thoughtful post--thanks. The minimum...

^ That's a thoughtful post--thanks.
The minimum tire size for EX721 is 2.3" and that limits the choice.
What tire and size do you use?
Forum: Touring 03-22-14, 10:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,638
Posted By anga
Rim recommendations needed

Not too many rims seem to have the following specifications.

26"
36H
rim brake
double-walled
double-eyeletted

Looking for rim recommendations and your experience.
Thanks
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 09:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,151
Posted By anga
Thought the purpose was implied. The plan is to...

Thought the purpose was implied.
The plan is to build a new bike (non-electric) using only the frame and fork from the above bike.
Based on the frame and fork geometry, what type of bike are they...
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