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Forum: Road Cycling 05-27-15, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By awesomejack
You mentioned you're a broke college student, so...

You mentioned you're a broke college student, so the $0 option is to use the ridewithgps app which will give current and average speed. You could get a handlebar mount for cheap if you don't already...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-03-12, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By awesomejack
Marine Bearing Grease is the standard reply, its...

Marine Bearing Grease is the standard reply, its the cheapest and comes in many sizes
Forum: Road Cycling 06-25-12, 12:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By awesomejack
It is a very very steep road, I'm not sure about...

It is a very very steep road, I'm not sure about road condition, but it should be at least rideable
Forum: Road Cycling 05-25-12, 03:11 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,393
Posted By awesomejack
Once, I was siting in the back of a minivan when...

Once, I was siting in the back of a minivan when the driver made a right turn in front of a cyclist. This was way before I owned any sort of bike, so I just thought of it like a random accident. The...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-04-12, 06:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 512
Posted By awesomejack
Yeah, all the pros use the puke threshold

Yeah, all the pros use the puke threshold
Forum: Road Cycling 03-19-12, 06:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,338
Posted By awesomejack
IMO, drilling new holes is a very very bad idea. ...

IMO, drilling new holes is a very very bad idea.

I'd make up an adapter plate to relocate the holes.
Forum: Road Cycling 02-26-12, 12:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,666
Posted By awesomejack
Did he purposefully mispronounce almost...

Did he purposefully mispronounce almost everything?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-25-12, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,147
Posted By awesomejack
I got a 1lb tub of Park Bearing grease for $14 at...

I got a 1lb tub of Park Bearing grease for $14 at my LBS. Which isn't super bad markup, but I'll be buying marine grease next time
Forum: Mountain Biking 01-12-12, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By awesomejack
I'm going to be straight up honest here. My story...

I'm going to be straight up honest here. My story is like yours, I got a road bike and loved it and about a year later I got a mountain bike. As it turns out, mountain biking is the greatest thing...
Forum: Mountain Biking 01-10-12, 02:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 528
Posted By awesomejack
Its always fun when stuff like that happens, i've...

Its always fun when stuff like that happens, i've taken a blackberry vine across the mouth before, it was the only one hanging across the path and I didn't see it.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-04-11, 02:16 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,635
Posted By awesomejack
So if you add 50 lbs to a bike, its not as...

So if you add 50 lbs to a bike, its not as important as adding 1 lb of drag force?
Forum: Road Cycling 12-03-11, 11:00 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,635
Posted By awesomejack
Ok, "not caring about it" was bad word choice on...

Ok, "not caring about it" was bad word choice on my part. I mean that the aero part is way less significant than the weight part. The aero disadvantages are so small that it doesnt matter. The weight...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-03-11, 07:16 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,635
Posted By awesomejack
Dude, calm down. I'm saying that there are...

Dude, calm down.

I'm saying that there are no aero effects. There's no point in talking about it because nobody cares about it.

Here's the reply you were looking for:

"an overwhelming...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-02-11, 10:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,635
Posted By awesomejack
Aero has little to do with it. With disc...

Aero has little to do with it.

With disc brakes, forks need to be stronger, frames need to be stronger, wheels need to be stronger and have higher spoke counts and can't be radially laced, and...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-29-11, 03:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,356
Posted By awesomejack
Trek doesn't have any online dealers, anywhere. ...

Trek doesn't have any online dealers, anywhere.

If they say they sell Trek's online, its completely fake
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-29-11, 03:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By awesomejack
no one?

no one?
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-25-11, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 531
Posted By awesomejack
I have got to move to one of these places, here...

I have got to move to one of these places, here its rain rain rain
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-25-11, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By awesomejack
So I have a dumb question about new mtb shoes

I bought some Mavic shoes off Chainlove and I was really excited about them. Well when they came, one shoe had the 2-hole metal insert to mount cleats and one of them didn't. The box didn't have any...
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-15-11, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 314
Posted By awesomejack
I've put countless hours of research into this,...

I've put countless hours of research into this, and by my estimation, it will take $5.835 Billion in research and development of new shape shifting materials, nano-motors, and battery packs. I...
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-10-11, 11:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By awesomejack
Dang, 2600 miles in the first 5 months of biking?...

Dang, 2600 miles in the first 5 months of biking? That's really good. I started off as a roadie too and am just now getting into MTBing, its hecka fun.
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-26-11, 09:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 556
Posted By awesomejack
I've seen a ladder made of 1/2in rebar that was...

I've seen a ladder made of 1/2in rebar that was bent into a [ shape. It was hard to tell, but it looked like it was made by drilling a hole in the rock a tiny bit smaller than the rebar then just...
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-21-11, 10:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 264
Posted By awesomejack
2005 Kona Stinky, great deal or too good to be true?

This is all the info the seller gives:

"2005 kona stinky delux medium frame. New kenda excavator tires. New brake pads to. Very solid bike and very fun to ride will handle anything you put infront...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-07-11, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,033
Posted By awesomejack
MSRP $2200 For a 1 year old bike its a...

MSRP $2200

For a 1 year old bike its a pretty good deal, I would say its worth it
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-07-11, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 299
Posted By awesomejack
What do you Northwest coasters do all winter?

I'm near Portland and I just got a mountain bike this summer. If you know anything about the west coast, you know it rains here pretty much 24/7 all winter. For those in the area, what do you ride...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-06-11, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By awesomejack
I already bought it, and it fits fine. I may buy...

I already bought it, and it fits fine. I may buy a longer stem though
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