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Forum: Mountain Biking 08-16-14, 04:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,087
Posted By banshee361
Thanks for all the replies. I don't think...

Thanks for all the replies.

I don't think something like the full slick tire would be the best idea, as the road loop that I like to ride has a couple hard packed dirt/gravel roads on it so...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-14, 03:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,087
Posted By banshee361
Road-like tires for my hard tail?

I currently have a maxxis high roller 26 x 2.1 rear and mobster 2.25 front on my GT Avalanche 2.0, they are fine off road, but obviously horrible on pavement.
I like to ride the road too, and can't...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-04-14, 09:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,810
Posted By banshee361
Man that's awesome ! A well deserved gift for...

Man that's awesome !
A well deserved gift for sure. The amount of joy from a bike is priceless. I got back into it a couple years ago and it really gives me something to look forward to.
Enjoy the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-04-13, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By banshee361
Thanks for the replies. I like the heating up...

Thanks for the replies.
I like the heating up something sharp idea.
Pretty sad that I couldn't come up with that myself.
I'll give it a shot tomorrow.

As for using the plastic bolts, I know,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-03-13, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By banshee361
Sheared water bottle cage bolts

So I was dumb enough to use the plastic bolts that came with my pump to secure the water bottle cage + pump mount to the one frame mount that they share.
Sure enough, when I threw the bike up on my...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-23-13, 06:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By banshee361
Jump over tour de frrance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxU_i-EL0OE (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxU_i-EL0OE)
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-02-13, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,045
Posted By banshee361
Just ordered a setback seatpost today, although...

Just ordered a setback seatpost today, although its right at the "max" mark right now, I dont feel comfortable with it that far back either
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-02-13, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,045
Posted By banshee361
Just got back into it after about 12 years,...

Just got back into it after about 12 years, haven't been mountainbiking since I was a teenager.
Here's my starter rig. Got it used last month, added a new rear tire, bar ends and a new seat so far...
Forum: Introductions 04-01-13, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 207
Posted By banshee361
Great story, keep it up! That's what's so great...

Great story, keep it up!
That's what's so great about biking, it's so much more than just exercise.
I recently just got back into it myself, first just for the exercise, than realized all over...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-01-13, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By banshee361
Yep. I'm an idiot. Right on the bottom of the...

Yep. I'm an idiot.
Right on the bottom of the post 031.6mm :lol:
Thanks
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-31-13, 02:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By banshee361
I went for another ~10 mile ride last night,...

I went for another ~10 mile ride last night, still getting used to the sore sit-bones as well as sore-butt in general, haven't been on the bike since last fall, just started again 2 weeks ago, no...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-31-13, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By banshee361
I'm going to feel like the biggest idiot ever if...

I'm going to feel like the biggest idiot ever if it's stamped right on the post somewhere :innocent:
I'll have to go check
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-29-13, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By banshee361
Thanks for the reply. I was just browsing ebay...

Thanks for the reply.
I was just browsing ebay and see a few of those up for bid right now, lot of good deals.
I'm trying to find the seatpost diameter for my 2011 gt avalanche with no luck
I've...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-29-13, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By banshee361
Seat post setback question (w/pics)

So I'm wanting to get my seat back another 1/2" or so and wanted to buy a 25mm setback post, but I'm a little confused about whether or not my stock seat post is already 'setback' ?
Is this 'zero...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-28-13, 05:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,037
Posted By banshee361
Well, I'm sold Mine came this afternoon, put it...

Well, I'm sold
Mine came this afternoon, put it on this evening, went for the same ~10 mile ride as I did the other night, actually doubled back at one point and hit some little side trails so...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-26-13, 09:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,037
Posted By banshee361
Thanks for all the tips. So glad I came across...

Thanks for all the tips. So glad I came across your thread in the first place or I'd still just be 'dealing with it' as far as the perineum pressure on long rides.
I've read it could take a bit to...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-25-13, 10:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,037
Posted By banshee361
Found a brand new one tonight on ebay, just...

Found a brand new one tonight on ebay, just listed for $105+free shipping, snagged it up!
Glad I saw this thread to begin with, didn't even realize seats like this existed.
Thanks to your pics...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-25-13, 02:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,037
Posted By banshee361
Found those Adamo Peaks for sale on ebay and...

Found those Adamo Peaks for sale on ebay and amazon for $125-130 brand new.
I'm really thinking about getting one. I don't like the idea of man-part problems 10 years down the road If I'm going to...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-23-13, 08:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,859
Posted By banshee361
Man we used to dream about those Y frames back in...

Man we used to dream about those Y frames back in the day when me and my friends from school were mountain biking!
That's awesome that you still have it and kept it in such great shape
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-23-13, 03:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,037
Posted By banshee361
That's a wild looking seat, looks like a much...

That's a wild looking seat, looks like a much more ideal design for guys.
And nice bike!
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-23-13, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 601
Posted By banshee361
Print that out and bring your lawyer !

Print that out and bring your lawyer !
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 03-20-13, 08:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By banshee361
Bell wireless computer programmig instructions

*I'm not sure if I'm putting this in the right place, feel free to move it where ever*

If you're like me and have the computer but no instructions on how to program, I found a great page that will...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-20-13, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By banshee361
Just ordered a 2.1 High Roller off amazon for $35...

Just ordered a 2.1 High Roller off amazon for $35 shipped
It's a 'folding 70a'.
All the reviews sound great, can't wait to put it on and hit some trails.
Thanks again for the info
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-18-13, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By banshee361
I'll have to hit up a local bike shop soon and...

I'll have to hit up a local bike shop soon and try some helmets on, don't own one at all right now and not going to ride without one, I'm pleasantly surprised to hear how cheap a decent one can be...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-17-13, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By banshee361
Great, thanks for the links and explanation. I...

Great, thanks for the links and explanation.
I can definitely understand what you're saying about the pointy back side.
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