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Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 06-22-16, 02:26 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 7,610
Posted By CACycling
Font is painful. Going to miss BF.

Font is painful. Going to miss BF.
Forum: Commuting 06-21-16, 10:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 706
Posted By CACycling
I like this one: ...

I like this one:
https://www.amazon.com/Third-Eye-Helmet-Bicycle-Mirror/dp/B0012OKA6M/ref=sr_1_4?s=sporting-goods&ie=UTF8&qid=1466525019&sr=1-4&keywords=Third+Eye++Bicycle+Mirror...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-21-16, 10:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 858
Posted By CACycling
Smoother, lighter tire will make a bit of a...

Smoother, lighter tire will make a bit of a difference. Well worth trying.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-20-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,692
Posted By CACycling
These are my better half's rides: ...

These are my better half's rides:
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1992 Diamond Back Ascent EX, 2000 Diamond Back Wildwood, 2006 Fuji Finest 1.0 and 2011 Fuji Cross 3.0
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-09-16, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By CACycling
It is not that precise of a process. Being...

It is not that precise of a process. Being within a few mms is fine. Just get it close (steerer tube needs to be a bit below the top of the stem), set preload and tighten the stem.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-02-16, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By CACycling
Plastic Bike Cycle Bicycle Bottom Bracket Triple...

Plastic Bike Cycle Bicycle Bottom Bracket Triple Cable Guide with Bolt Brand New | eBay...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-02-16, 04:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,263
Posted By CACycling
Multi-Tool 6" Adjustable Wrench (most used tool...

Multi-Tool
6" Adjustable Wrench (most used tool - just never on my own bike)
Quick Link
Spare Tube
Patch Kit (for the second flat - it happens)
Pump
Nitrile Gloves
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-31-16, 02:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 359
Posted By CACycling
Maybe buy a trashed shifter and rob the part? ...

Maybe buy a trashed shifter and rob the part? Cheaper than a new one.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-16, 12:21 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 3,261
Posted By CACycling
I just make sure my wife always has one bike more...

I just make sure my wife always has one bike more than I do.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-31-16, 12:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 383
Posted By CACycling
As the spindle length is mostly determined by...

As the spindle length is mostly determined by crankset not the frame, choose your new crankset and get the appropriate length BB for it.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-11-16, 11:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 586
Posted By CACycling
I've led a few informal rides (about 20 miles...

I've led a few informal rides (about 20 miles with a stop in the middle for breakfast). Have had everything from teens to people in their 60s. Average pace was usually around 10MPH and everyone,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-03-16, 06:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 511
Posted By CACycling
They are tough to beat on a lot of items as long...

They are tough to beat on a lot of items as long as you hit the free shipping price. Bought my wife an entry-level set of SPD SL pedals (R540s) and they were the same price as ordering just the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-03-16, 06:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 511
Posted By CACycling
Good tire but, unless you are in a hurry, order...

Good tire but, unless you are in a hurry, order them from Pro Bike Kit (they take a few days longer to arrive). Add a couple of tubes to meet the free shipping:

Continental Gatorskin Folding...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-03-16, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,060
Posted By CACycling
Wishing you all the best! My aunt and uncle...

Wishing you all the best! My aunt and uncle moved into assisted living in Prescott a decade or so ago (at about your age) and really love it. Met lots of great people that watch out for each other....
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 05-03-16, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By CACycling
Well played!

Well played!
Forum: Commuting 05-03-16, 08:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,596
Posted By CACycling
I like everything except the seat post clamp. ...

I like everything except the seat post clamp. That looks like it could damage a post. Improve that (2 piece hinged clamp maybe?) and it would be tempting.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-27-16, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,748
Posted By CACycling
The rim is Alex, what is the hub?

The rim is Alex, what is the hub?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-26-16, 04:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,457
Posted By CACycling
Looks like it would take a Park FR-1.2. Just...

Looks like it would take a Park FR-1.2. Just insert it into the splines, put a long wrench on it, hold the wheel and unscrew (or, as I like to do on freewheels that have been there a while, give the...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-25-16, 01:02 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,093
Posted By CACycling
I've got Superflash Turbos on all of our bikes...

I've got Superflash Turbos on all of our bikes and they do make a difference. Even during the day (as I've been told by a number of motorists). Use rechargeable AAAs and you're set. I typically...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-21-16, 05:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,137
Posted By CACycling
I said that for years and finally did it. Can't...

I said that for years and finally did it. Can't believe I waited. It really is that good.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-20-16, 11:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 459
Posted By CACycling
Around 2010, I purchased two NIB 1992 Diamond...

Around 2010, I purchased two NIB 1992 Diamond Back Ascent EXs. The 18 year old tires were like new and showed no ill effects from the years of storage. Just pumped them up and they, and the tubes,...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-20-16, 09:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 772
Posted By CACycling
Years ago, I was certified as a driving...

Years ago, I was certified as a driving instructor at work. One of our key points was to drive offensively, not defensively. The difference we were trying to get our students to grasp was that...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-20-16, 08:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 599
Posted By CACycling
It sounds like you are purchasing a new crankset...

It sounds like you are purchasing a new crankset and asking if the left arm typically comes with it. If this is the question, yes, the left arm is part of a crankset and would be included if...
Forum: Commuting 04-19-16, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By CACycling
My sons both used their bikes a lot at college...

My sons both used their bikes a lot at college even when they had a car available to them. Avoiding the hassles of parking and the cost of fuel were the major reasons. Older son is now in Denver...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-18-16, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 589
Posted By CACycling
Congrats!

Congrats!
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