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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-30-14, 05:38 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By tgbikes
trail help

I live 7 blocks from the keystone trail, in Omaha Nebraska. Over the last 23 years I have rehabbed bad knees, ridden several bikes, commuted, gone to the grocery store, trained for coast to coast &...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-29-14, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 512
Posted By tgbikes
trail ??

In your town who is in charge of the non motorized trails paid for the federal government?? do these trails ever have signs directing new users which side to use, or encouraging them not to block...
Forum: Touring 03-19-14, 06:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,478
Posted By tgbikes
longer lower bolt and washers between bike and...

longer lower bolt and washers between bike and cage tilting bottle up. works with my LHT and fuel bottle.
Forum: Touring 03-15-14, 08:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,630
Posted By tgbikes
You are write about the football knees. But I...

You are write about the football knees. But I wouldn't no a video game if one bit Me. I just finished my daily 12 Mi. warm up, (250) last week, and am eating my high protein breakfast with hole wheat...
Forum: Touring 03-15-14, 06:46 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,630
Posted By tgbikes
I haven't read much of this thread. But as a 68...

I haven't read much of this thread. But as a 68 yr. old with 40 yr. old knee surgeries, not replacements. I have spent 25 years spinning multi gear bikes. I now the best knees since I was 25. It...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-06-14, 12:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,329
Posted By tgbikes
windo glazing works well also!

windo glazing works well also!
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 01-29-14, 07:38 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,989
Posted By tgbikes
have terry Gel fly 10mi. for SMP extra

have terry Gel fly 10mi. for SMP extra
Forum: For Sale 01-23-14, 04:18 AM
Replies: 1,295
Sticky saddle swap
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Posted By tgbikes
I have a terry fly Gel about 10 mi. on it....

I have a terry fly Gel about 10 mi. on it. Looking for Selle Anatomica Tinanico X. will pay
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-09-14, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By tgbikes
I am 71 in tall with 90cm inseam, and found that...

I am 71 in tall with 90cm inseam, and found that the short TT can mean bad toe overlap. I ride a 60 cm LHT with 8 cm stem. For me it's better than flopping over on a slow turn, I am 67.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-14, 07:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,004
Posted By tgbikes
I haven't used gloves, except for warmth, in...

I haven't used gloves, except for warmth, in years and thousands of miles loaded touring. When things are adjusted for YOU. I just think the different feel with skin actuly making contact with the...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 12-14-13, 02:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,515
Posted By tgbikes
You scared me with the 135mm width on the selle...

You scared me with the 135mm width on the selle anatomica , I have a titanic X on order the 135 is set bone spacing not the total width. they have several videos that were interesting.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 12-07-13, 05:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,515
Posted By tgbikes
If you are asking me, I never said the SMP didn't...

If you are asking me, I never said the SMP didn't hold up. If anything it would be indestructible.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 12-05-13, 01:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,515
Posted By tgbikes
You weigh how much?

You weigh how much?
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 12-01-13, 07:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,515
Posted By tgbikes
clydesdale saddle

I know this is a rerun but, searched with no luck. @ 215-235 lbs. I have loved and hated several saddles. the B17 works for a while then sags the tension nut seems like puling a cable up the crotch-...
Forum: Touring 10-20-13, 05:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,353
Posted By tgbikes
what is Andalusia?

what is Andalusia?
Forum: Touring 10-20-13, 02:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,924
Posted By tgbikes
He is enough to give equipment manufactures hart...

He is enough to give equipment manufactures hart attacks. great video thanks!
Forum: Touring 09-15-13, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By tgbikes
I live in Omaha, I've done highways 20 & 30...

I live in Omaha, I've done highways 20 & 30 across the state . The southern crossing in bits. but Much preferred. Highway 30 is very flat the shoulder is iffy. I would stick to city, county parks....
Forum: Touring 08-05-13, 06:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 257
Posted By tgbikes
I bob ???

While searching for a lost love, 97, 58 cm Volpe, I found a early RB 1. I thought someone on the I bob list might have something (a volpe) to trade but that list eludes me help!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-29-13, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By tgbikes
KMC chain seems to work fine. I thought the...

KMC chain seems to work fine. I thought the SHIMANO chain would be a treat for the chepo cassette.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-29-13, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By tgbikes
sram 7 speed

3 new cassetts 1 new chain jumps on 3ed cog 16 t all the same??? what next' it's a shaman chain
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-07-13, 02:29 PM
Replies: 462
Views: 14,755
Posted By tgbikes
Just a thought. Holland is less than 1/3 the size...

Just a thought. Holland is less than 1/3 the size of Iowa ( smallest state west of the Mississippi river) and Iowa is full of hills. should be able to ride about anything that far!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-14-13, 12:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By tgbikes
Derailleur hole repair Question

I have just repaired the rear derailleur hole on a steel frame touring bike. (wheels Mfg. insert) Seem secure enough. This bike has taken me hundreds of miles from home . Are there any bad results...
Forum: Commuting 03-24-13, 08:14 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,934
Posted By tgbikes
About 25 yrs. ago, as I thought about geting a...

About 25 yrs. ago, as I thought about geting a real bike I asked a friend (physical therapist) which hand position would be more comfortable. Her instant response was that the MTB ,horizontal pipe in...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-11-13, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 564
Posted By tgbikes
I too had toe overlap, the ft.ctr. is non...

I too had toe overlap, the ft.ctr. is non adjustable, except for crank arm lingth & foot position. The last new bike I got was 7 yrs ago, the frame demention I cked first was ft. ctr. got room to...
Forum: Touring 03-09-13, 02:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 903
Posted By tgbikes
I have an avatar 143 on a bike it works well. I...

I have an avatar 143 on a bike it works well. I got razed about this at the LBS. Sit bone gage by tgbikes. get 1/2 pint of glazing compound, clear plastic wrap, form compound into a 1/2 in. thick...
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