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Forum: Folding Bikes 06-20-13, 09:09 AM
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Posted By rubberbandito
Yes I was lucky to see it when I parked. I felt...

Yes I was lucky to see it when I parked. I felt the bike wobbling when I was riding to that beautiful location that day. I am so glad it did not break when I was riding. It would have been super...
Forum: Folding Bikes 06-19-13, 03:15 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By rubberbandito
324412324413I bought my Downtube 4 years ago and...

324412324413I bought my Downtube 4 years ago and posted here on this thread. I love the Downtube. I have custom gearing and Schwalbe Big Apples as well as a Brooks Saddle. It has been to Mexico and...
Forum: Folding Bikes 04-22-10, 10:48 PM
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Posted By rubberbandito
mas fotos

mas fotos
Forum: Folding Bikes 04-17-10, 10:41 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
It is listed as a 30 but the guy selling it says...

It is listed as a 30 but the guy selling it says its a 32. I never bothered to check.

By the way, I took it to the bike shop since I don't have the tool to take it on and off. And told them what...
Forum: Folding Bikes 04-03-10, 03:29 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
OK cool. I have a 52 up front and finally ordered...

OK cool. I have a 52 up front and finally ordered the front derailler but to my surprise, even though it same model as in rear, Tourney, it is not meant to fit. I guess I need one that fits on the...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-31-10, 02:39 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By rubberbandito
i just bought some nice ortleib back packer plus...

i just bought some nice ortleib back packer plus rear panniers, their biggest one.

on image 602 you can see one of the bags is way far back and this makes it a little off balance. so the other...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-31-10, 02:18 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
hey you guys. i bought the 11-32 from comcycle. i...

hey you guys. i bought the 11-32 from comcycle. i think this was your link too. http://store.comcycle-usa.com/ProductInfo.aspx?id=5904743

i put about 150 miles on it. and past 100 miles it has...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-31-10, 02:13 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Glad to be of help. No, its not that one for...

Glad to be of help.

No, its not that one for $6.71. The one i bought is still about $15, here http://www.meijer.com/s/m-wave-alloy-bike-rack-carrier/_/R-124226

I have no idea if the cheaper one...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-30-10, 10:25 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
hi dvc, do you have 52 up front and 11 on back? ...

hi dvc, do you have 52 up front and 11 on back?
nice pics. i like the end shifters.
how do you post those pics in the site, all i can do is add tiny images in the image link. html wont work for me.
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-29-10, 09:31 AM
Replies: 261
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Posted By rubberbandito
Its holding up great. No heel strike, never had...

Its holding up great. No heel strike, never had to readjust. Have had about 20 lbs on it so far. Its rated at 55. Solid. Only one little thing, My panniers have U hooks at bottom and a normal rack...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-27-10, 12:26 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Brooks addle and Schwalbe Marathons

thar she is with $100 Brooks saddle. These are awesome saddles, I am sure much better then thudbuster. Accessories cost more then the bike! Good deal. Now just waiting on my front Tourney derailler...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-12-10, 06:01 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Here are the gear upgrades. I put the 11-30t on...

Here are the gear upgrades. I put the 11-30t on the rear and a 52-40t on the front. Have not yet installed the front deraillier but will do that next week.

Couple things to be aware of. If you...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-08-10, 09:24 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
*****in. my bike will look like that soon enough...

*****in. my bike will look like that soon enough though for total cost under $400 (bike for 220 plus extras)
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-07-10, 10:06 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
here is a new upgrade. i did not want any...

here is a new upgrade. i did not want any homeless guy stealing my handlebar or seat and seat post. so i added a seat post lock. both are standard 35mm size. it works great on the handlebar post and...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-06-10, 01:30 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
YEA, I MEANT THE STOCK 14T GEAR IS 61.4 SO YOU...

YEA, I MEANT THE STOCK 14T GEAR IS 61.4 SO YOU GET A LOT MORE. HERE ARE MY NOTES

nothing changed: 46, 14-28: 61.4-30.7
mph at 40rpm: 3.7-7.3

rear changed: 46, 11-32, 78.1-28.6
mph at 40rpm...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-05-10, 05:18 PM
Replies: 261
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Posted By rubberbandito
goes from 61.4 to 78.1

goes from 61.4 to 78.1
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-04-10, 04:41 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
did anyone here install either the 11-30...

did anyone here install either the

11-30 from comcycleusa (http://store.comcycle-usa.com/ProductInfo.aspx?id=5904743) (it says 28 on website but I called and its a 30)
or
11-32 at cycle9...
Forum: Folding Bikes 03-02-10, 06:33 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Hi Joseph So got the Schwalbe Marathon 20 x...

Hi Joseph

So got the Schwalbe Marathon 20 x 1.75 Kevlar Belted today from biketrailershop.com (http://www.biketrailershop.com/catalog/714-schwalbe-marathon-175-kevlar-belted-p-245.html) for $29...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-25-10, 02:46 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
no i checked, they are iso 406. you can see this...

no i checked, they are iso 406. you can see this listed on the tire that came with the bike. if the rim were not a 406 then this 406 tire would not fit. the other 20 inch is a 431 or something like...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-24-10, 04:42 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Hi Joseph regarding heel strike. i think the...

Hi Joseph

regarding heel strike. i think the rack works. i only get heel strike a little on one side when i put my huge chain in one pannier alone, it seems to pull all the weight down and...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-23-10, 04:37 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
This bike without suspension is fine. I won't be...

This bike without suspension is fine. I won't be getting suspension though I will get the big apples. I have a short wheel based recumbent without suspension and its jarring but this bike is fine...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-23-10, 04:28 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
Here are pics of rack on my new Nova. ...

Here are pics of rack on my new Nova.
http://picasaweb.google.com/whalenlaw/DowntubeNova?feat=directlink
I love this bike even more than my Actionbent Jet Stream III Recumbent since it can go on...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-16-10, 07:40 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
by the way, has anyone a 20inch suspension fork...

by the way, has anyone a 20inch suspension fork on the nova. i am probably going to do it. i wanted the nova because its like $225 on ebay, and its the lightest downtube offers and it folds the best...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-16-10, 07:38 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
by the way, has anyone put the zoom 20inch...

by the way, has anyone put the zoom 20inch suspension fork on the nova. i am probably going to do it. i wanted the nova because its like $225 on ebay, and its the lightest downtube offers and it...
Forum: Folding Bikes 02-15-10, 11:10 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 41,822
Posted By rubberbandito
I won the last ebay auction for the nova and...

I won the last ebay auction for the nova and found a really cheap rack (my budget is low since this is my second bike, my first is a nice Actionbent Recumbent that is not great for commuting as the...
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