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Forum: General Cycling Discussion 03-14-15, 04:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,972
Posted By yugyug
I thought that was a strange combination myself....

I thought that was a strange combination myself. But as someone you rides flats, promotes them, and thinks too many people ride clipped when they don't need it, I'm curious as to how OP gets the flat...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 03-14-15, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,239
Posted By yugyug
That sound new to me and pretty interesting..! ...

That sound new to me and pretty interesting..!

For the OP, I use an Italian Road Bike Mirror on one of my bikes. Its pretty good, looks great, great quality mirror, doesn't vibrate much (for me)....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-18-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By yugyug
Thanks everybody thats excellent info, I have...

Thanks everybody thats excellent info, I have some solutions and stuff to check.



Thanks I found those codes on Sheldon's site, will check. I think I know what you mean, but what does DS stand...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-18-15, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 855
Posted By yugyug
effect of changing bottom bracket axle length

I have an 80s 6spd road bike with an older type unsealed bottom bracket (shell width of 68mm, english) which is starting to die, and I want to replace it with a Shimano sealed BB-UN55. The current...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-08-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,034
Posted By yugyug
That sounds dangerous, evil too. Are you being...

That sounds dangerous, evil too. Are you being serious?



Thats well dressed?? I didn't think she was very articulate either, though I couldn't recognise anytime when she wasn't ranting.
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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-02-14, 10:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,088
Posted By yugyug
University research tends to be publicly...

University research tends to be publicly accessible and available to all industry players, even small ones who might not otherwise be able to afford such research. If the research is valuable to the...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-02-14, 09:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,874
Posted By yugyug
Without knowing what kind of grills you are...

Without knowing what kind of grills you are talking about, I can imagine that might be the only way to repair them or replace a missing part. Years ago there were widespread local industries...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 09-25-14, 06:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 603
Posted By yugyug
Unless you mean the TB303 = too bright = too...

Unless you mean the TB303 = too bright = too awesome!
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 09-21-14, 04:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By yugyug
Building Cycling Infrastructure in Australia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDk6pfn-qkg
Forum: Australia - New Zealand 09-21-14, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,482
Posted By yugyug
My partner has a Tokyo Bike and I've owned a...

My partner has a Tokyo Bike and I've owned a Chappelli fixie. Chapellis are sort of ok, but for the price Tokyo bikes are better quality, better looking too, and their service is excellent.

I...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 09-16-14, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8,742
Views: 377,717
Posted By yugyug
Sure, I am asking that question, I'm also trying...

Sure, I am asking that question, I'm also trying to answer it. I think seat belts do modulate the perception of safety and do make car travel feel more dangerous. To what extent I don't know, but...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-15-14, 11:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 734
Posted By yugyug
Is that an Ishiwata tube decal? If so its a 5xx...

Is that an Ishiwata tube decal? If so its a 5xx series, according to this:
The Retrogrouch: Classic Tubes: Tange and Ishiwata...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 09-15-14, 11:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,417
Posted By yugyug
Your insistence on equating seat belts and...

Your insistence on equating seat belts and helmets and not thinking about their differences is why you don't understand their different effects on the perception of danger. Its important to...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-15-14, 05:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,658
Posted By yugyug
I dunno why you want to replace so many...

I dunno why you want to replace so many components - if you take care to clean, check and restore everything thats on their now you shouldn't have to fix it or adjust it any more than you would newer...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-15-14, 05:31 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,662
Posted By yugyug
I think its rich to criticise individuals for...

I think its rich to criticise individuals for using the same market the same way businesses use it to make profit - even though its somehow more acceptable for businesses to just make profit, without...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 09-14-14, 07:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,417
Posted By yugyug
The answer is 'affect', or how something is...

The answer is 'affect', or how something is experienced bodily (or cognitively depending on your theoretical framework). Airbags are the easiest to compare - they are hidden inside steering wheels...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-14-14, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
Posted By yugyug
Thanks didn't know about Swiss Titans - some...

Thanks didn't know about Swiss Titans - some great paintwork on those.

It is an unusual seat stay cut out, but I have found it on other Marvil branded bikes from Portugal, like this one for...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-14-14, 07:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
Posted By yugyug
Thanks for the comments :) Yeah I 'm getting...

Thanks for the comments :) Yeah I 'm getting called on the bar tape by others too! lol. I wanted to just try something a little crazy and very late 80s and if you check out the photo gallery I linked...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-14-14, 01:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
Posted By yugyug
That took a while, but here it is! ...

That took a while, but here it is!

http://spideroak.com/share/I5FVS/pictures/Users/yugyug/SpiderOak%20Hive/SpiderOak%20Shared/resized%20for%20upload/IMG_7902.JPG
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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-14, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By yugyug
thanks both. Very possible. Ebay buy....

thanks both.



Very possible. Ebay buy.



Is not hitting the stays or blades the only requirement for correct use of the set washers?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-09-14, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,599
Posted By yugyug
Thanks, Interesting site - it provides the part...

Thanks, Interesting site - it provides the part number for the parts documents. How German. :)



SL-1055 and RD-1055 Service instructions mainly, wouldn't mind the same docs for everything else...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-14, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By yugyug
set washers on caliper brakes

Bought a used pair of Shimano BR-7700 caliper brakes and the rear has with two set washers and the front has just one. All are the same size. But the Shimano parts diagram for that brake shows two...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-09-14, 06:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,599
Posted By yugyug
Thanks for the Wayback link - I managed to scrape...

Thanks for the Wayback link - I managed to scrape one document I wanted from that. But the wayback machine doesn't archive the search pages, so seems like it can't find things I'm pretty sure were...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-09-14, 03:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,599
Posted By yugyug
Shimano tech doc page down? removed?

There was this brilliant section of the Shimano website which had all the technical documents for their old parts from the 80s and stuff, but I can't seem to find it anymore.

Google gives me this...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 08-28-14, 09:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,466
Posted By yugyug
Sounds like a reasonable situation to me. Women...

Sounds like a reasonable situation to me. Women have had the short end of the stick for long time (since forever) in regard to the employment and social expectations placed upon them and they should...
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