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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-25-10, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By brokenrobot
Can you help identify these brakes?

These came off of a frankenbike Kabuki some time ago, and have been sitting in my parts box ever since. If you have a guess as to what they are, I'd like to hear it! I'm guessing some variety of...
Forum: Northeast 07-12-08, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By brokenrobot
Cheap CO2 in NYC?

Anybody know where to get co2 carts cheap in the city? I'm used to using the kind made for BB guns (much cheaper than the bike-specific ones), but since BB guns are regulated in the City, haven't...
Forum: Southeast 01-03-08, 07:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By brokenrobot
I'll be in NOLA for a couple weeks in May and all...

I'll be in NOLA for a couple weeks in May and all of June... If you have good ride hints, please drop me a line!
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 01-03-08, 07:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 495
Posted By brokenrobot
1" disc fork?

I've been looking a while... Anybody know where to find a decent, reasonably-priced 1" 700C fork that will take a disc brake?

Thanks!

-Chris
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 01-03-08, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 614
Posted By brokenrobot
Yes, and probably VERY quickly. My 15W in a...

Yes, and probably VERY quickly. My 15W in a waterproof nylon shell gets too hot to touch the casing in under 5 minutes unless it's below freezing out.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-03-08, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By brokenrobot
Where to find 1" 700C fork for disc brake?

Hey, guys -

I'm on the hunt for a source for a 1" fork, preferably threaded, that will take a 700C wheel and a disc brake. Any ideas? I know I've seen them in the past, but all I seem able to...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 08-10-07, 03:18 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,111
Posted By brokenrobot
AAA does NOT in fact offer bike services, despite...

AAA does NOT in fact offer bike services, despite whatever a salesperson might have said; call the service number and ask for service, and you'll learn that really quickly. They also lobby hard...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-10-07, 10:46 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,757
Posted By brokenrobot
Fixed!

Fixed!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-10-07, 10:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,757
Posted By brokenrobot
Naw, I just LIVE there, and that's temporary ;)

Naw, I just LIVE there, and that's temporary ;)
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-10-07, 09:53 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,757
Posted By brokenrobot
But they're clearly labeled on the site as...

But they're clearly labeled on the site as "toys". Expensive toys, to be sure, but still.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-10-07, 06:55 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,307
Posted By brokenrobot
Well, the BIG problem with biofuels is that we...

Well, the BIG problem with biofuels is that we are dependent on fossil fuels for the chemical fertilizer we use to grow them. We don't have enough farmers or enough active farmland to support...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-10-07, 06:50 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,307
Posted By brokenrobot
Just so we're clear: you do believe in science,...

Just so we're clear: you do believe in science, right? At least insofar as oil and coal are FOSSIL fuels, from billions of years of ancient plant life, and not miracles from God hidden under the...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 08-10-07, 06:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 813
Posted By brokenrobot
You're damn lucky - one of the very few who...

You're damn lucky - one of the very few who manages to get the Brooklyn PD to take an accident report for a bike / car crash. And it sounds like you're doing everything right so far. Yes, definitely...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-09-07, 10:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,757
Posted By brokenrobot
Did you see the news yesterday about China's...

Did you see the news yesterday about China's having decided to use our debt and their ability to crash the dollar to influence US foreign policy? Interesting stuff... What about the news last week...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-24-07, 06:04 AM
Replies: 705
Views: 66,905
Posted By brokenrobot
Your pics are on lockdown.

Your pics are on lockdown.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-23-07, 07:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,001
Posted By brokenrobot
That's a bad photo of pink.

That's a bad photo of pink.
Forum: Commuting 07-23-07, 01:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,075
Posted By brokenrobot
A lot of people here will despise that bike, and...

A lot of people here will despise that bike, and it's probably not quite as good a buy as you can find in a used bike at the same price... but at less than half the cost of a low-end bike store...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-21-07, 09:43 AM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 383,019
Posted By brokenrobot
Have a variety of stuff... anyone in NYC have an...

Have a variety of stuff... anyone in NYC have an extra pair of aero brake levers?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-08-07, 08:27 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 5,465
Posted By brokenrobot
I do not think that word means what you think it...

I do not think that word means what you think it means.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-08-07, 08:25 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 3,746
Posted By brokenrobot
Excellent summary. If only every cyclist...

Excellent summary.

If only every cyclist would recognize the supremacy of the car, every driver would almost certainly switch to a bike! Right, catatonic?
Forum: Foo 04-07-07, 03:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 370
Posted By brokenrobot
There's no difference. Kiefer's just a cover for...

There's no difference. Kiefer's just a cover for Jack.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-07-07, 03:53 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 3,746
Posted By brokenrobot
Then let's not start with "everyone who breaks...

Then let's not start with "everyone who breaks laws on their rides is bad for cycling."
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-07-07, 01:30 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 5,465
Posted By brokenrobot
Everyone is someone's family.

Everyone is someone's family.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-07-07, 01:28 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 3,746
Posted By brokenrobot
Just like 90% or more of all cyclists in the US....

Just like 90% or more of all cyclists in the US. How many can really claim to have stopped at every stop sign they've ever come across, regardless of traffic conditions?

Can you? Honestly?
Forum: Foo 04-07-07, 01:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 370
Posted By brokenrobot
OH MAN! I hope they get some kind of conjoined...

OH MAN! I hope they get some kind of conjoined Robocop suit!
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