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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-11-16, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By cvcman
Ok I thought IF you go too long that the...

Ok I thought IF you go too long that the derauiler would hit the cassette,,,,
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-11-16, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By cvcman
correct way to determine chain length ? help

Ok I chgd the chain on my hybrid Giant bike,,,,the new chain was 116 links with a quick link....I used the old original equipment chain as a guide for length...I didn't have to remove any links..it...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-26-16, 06:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
SMH,,,wth does that mean....IF you would read and...

SMH,,,wth does that mean....IF you would read and TRY to understand,,,I only let one poster know that WD40 was NOT a lube,,,not sure where YOUR deep insight comes from but you may want to re-read...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-26-16, 04:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
my point.....ahhhh,,,my point was only letting...

my point.....ahhhh,,,my point was only letting the other poster know that WD was NOT really a lube,,,thats my point
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-26-16, 02:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
Ah....nope WD is NOT a lube,,,it a water...

Ah....nope WD is NOT a lube,,,it a water displacement liquid/cleaner...he sprays a rag with it and wipes the chin down,,,using as a cleaner...so yes he really is leaving it unlubed !
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-25-16, 06:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
What is "your" method ?

What is "your" method ?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-25-16, 05:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
So what is the best way,,,clean and lube every...

So what is the best way,,,clean and lube every 300 miles,,,or clean everytime and NO lube
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-25-16, 05:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 702
Posted By cvcman
chain lube ? help

im sure this has been well hashed out but here goes...I have always cleaned my chain about every 300 miles,,,and lightly lubed with chain lube, wiped it off and rode,,,I have a buddy that puts about...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-25-16, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 703
Posted By cvcman
anyone try the Canari Gel shorts ?

anyone try the Canari Gel shorts ?
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-24-16, 07:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 703
Posted By cvcman
best shorts for boney butt

I have been using Pearl Izumi Quest mens shorts,,,seem to be decent,,,thinking of replacing them as ive been riding on them about 5 yrs,,,,is there a better brand as far as comfort and padding ?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-21-16, 04:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 562
Posted By cvcman
I just mounted them...not bad.....I didn't read...

I just mounted them...not bad.....I didn't read the instructions though :)
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-21-16, 03:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 562
Posted By cvcman
New Gatorskins arrived,,,wth,,,no wire bead ??

I got two new gatorskins for wifes road bike,,,they are the fold up ones...I always used the ones with the wire bead,,,these things look like they will be a bi#@h to mount
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-19-16, 03:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
wonder if this one good ...

wonder if this one good
https://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B00IHR0H1K/ref=sr_1_1_olp?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1468964153&sr=1-1&keywords=hollywood+bike+racks&condition=new
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-18-16, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By cvcman
Got it thx ! Good thing I checked it,,under the...

Got it thx ! Good thing I checked it,,under the hood it was frayed down to 2 strands ! Got it all chgd,,,thx again
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-18-16, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
You are 100% correct,,,my class 2 has a tongue...

You are 100% correct,,,my class 2 has a tongue rating of 300 pounds,,,you could load 10 bikes and still not hurt a thing,,,don't listen to those who over think and complicate things,,,,its a fricken...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-17-16, 08:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By cvcman
the cable does go under the tape...Shimano 105 10...

the cable does go under the tape...Shimano 105 10 speed....cant see any other numbers
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 07:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
Lol, better re-read what I posted....I was trying...

Lol, better re-read what I posted....I was trying to point out your statement was incorrect re; bassboat tongue weights,,and comparing them to light weight bicycles on a carrier...,,guess you missed...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 06:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
Lol,,,you CANT grab the tongue and lift it...

Lol,,,you CANT grab the tongue and lift it easily,,,unless you can easily lift over 100 pounds ! And IF you could that would mean the tongue was WAY to light,,,and the trailer would whip all over the...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 04:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
Lol...yea I guess the several hundred thousand...

Lol...yea I guess the several hundred thousand miles ive hauled on a class 2 I better not overload it with a couple bikes...lmao....
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 04:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
Even if you do put a 90# bike on the rear you are...

Even if you do put a 90# bike on the rear you are safe putting it out on the end with a class 2...lol ive hauled bassboats with class 2's with a heck of a lot more tongue weight,,,it wont break trust...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-17-16, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By cvcman
Shimano 105 rear derailleur cable chg ? help

of my wifes Ultegra cable is easy, squeeze brake lever,,hole in top left where cable goes in,,,mine are 105's...no hole in that spot,,,??
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 02:30 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,739
Posted By cvcman
got one of these on all 5 bikes Tri Bag Bento Box...

got one of these on all 5 bikes Tri Bag Bento Box Bicycle Bike Pack F Gels w Zip Pocket | eBay...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 12:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
Why would you care about tongue weight ,,,,im...

Why would you care about tongue weight ,,,,im hauling bikes not a trailer...smh
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 10:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
????but this one you say you have now is for a 2"...

????but this one you say you have now is for a 2" receiver
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-16-16, 07:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By cvcman
best hitch mount bike rack

looking for decent bike rack that slides into hitch for 2 bikes,,,I don't want them touching each other
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