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Forum: Folding Bikes 01-21-17, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 344
Posted By badmother
I do not think you can put a 20 t sprocket on a...

I do not think you can put a 20 t sprocket on a Curve. Long time since I played with the gears on mine so I should be careful to trust my memory but I remember wery clearly that therer was a limited...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-19-17, 07:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 951
Posted By badmother
Best place to carry luggage on a 20" folder is in...

Best place to carry luggage on a 20" folder is in the front. With the right front rack you can carry two medium or big panniers if you want. Best weight distribution on the bike plus it "calms the...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-19-17, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 394
Posted By badmother
On any new bike the cables stretch so it is...

On any new bike the cables stretch so it is possible the hub was slightly out of adjustment when the thing seized.

Since the bike is new and you just had the smaller front ring installed my guess...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-17-17, 02:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 394
Posted By badmother
Any old bike mechanic should be able to work on...

Any old bike mechanic should be able to work on it, depending on where you live of course. Around here 95% of them has got no idea what a B is..

A broken chain should be replaced, but if it is...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-11-17, 04:04 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
I bet it is not easy to make one or it would be...

I bet it is not easy to make one or it would be all over e-bay by now :)

If you are making only one you could try aluminium..

I just drilled a new hole lower down on the B block and used the...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-08-17, 02:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 514
Posted By badmother
Nice! :thumb:

Nice! :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-04-17, 11:16 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 40,217
Posted By badmother
I agree with you. Been thinking the same :thumb:

I agree with you. Been thinking the same :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-03-17, 03:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,143
Posted By badmother
All but two of my small wheelers has got BA`s and...

All but two of my small wheelers has got BA`s and most of them has got a sprung Brooks. Put 1,25 tyres and a carbon saddle on them and you`ve got a totally different ride. Riders weight and riding...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-03-17, 02:53 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
Nice!! :thumb::D

Nice!! :thumb::D
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-02-17, 07:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,143
Posted By badmother
We ride them becouse we like them better than big...

We ride them becouse we like them better than big wheels. All peopel are different. What I like may not be what you like. Some peopel have strong opinions and/or dislikes that prevents them from...
Forum: Folding Bikes 01-02-17, 07:44 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
This is interesting. :popcorn About...

This is interesting.

:popcorn

About time somebody did something to solve this problem.

When do you start selling them so we can get them too? :innocent:
Forum: Utility Cycling 12-29-16, 10:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By badmother
I have seen this trailer on our local IKEA and...

I have seen this trailer on our local IKEA and was suprised they made one. It looks well made and I like the hand cart option a lot. Sadly I do not need another biketrailer :)
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-29-16, 09:15 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
It is a good thing you did not give up on...

It is a good thing you did not give up on responding :) It is possible that you was trying to respond with a PM (personal message) that is not visible for the forum. You need to have 50 postings to...
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-29-16, 02:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By badmother
Why do you not use easy wheels (or some...

Why do you not use easy wheels (or some rollerskate replacement ones)?
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 12-28-16, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By badmother
Let me suggest a angle grinder. Much more...

Let me suggest a angle grinder. Much more effective- and fun... :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-27-16, 05:15 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 40,217
Posted By badmother
Could be her money?? And I`ll stick to my...

Could be her money??

And I`ll stick to my opinion about you my friend :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-27-16, 05:13 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
Just remember the strain on the block is going to...

Just remember the strain on the block is going to be different when you place it further from the headtube- as you do when using a adaptor. also the strain on the bolts.

We (me and son) have had...
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-27-16, 12:30 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 40,217
Posted By badmother
Maybe you should find a different forum to post...

Maybe you should find a different forum to post such sexist comments??
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-27-16, 01:50 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,185
Posted By badmother
If you`ve got the bike and the Brompton block why...

If you`ve got the bike and the Brompton block why not put some clay or similar between the two and measure the casting you get? I decided to grind down a Brompton front block (the plastic) to fit on...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-22-16, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 238,788
Posted By badmother
I have carefully sanded stems down to fit in the...

I have carefully sanded stems down to fit in the past. Do it at your own risk- and it can not be reversed ;)
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-15-16, 06:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By badmother
Keep us updated :thumb:

Keep us updated :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-14-16, 04:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By badmother
Velouria has started writing about wheelbuilding....

Velouria has started writing about wheelbuilding. Two posts so far in case you are interested.

Lovely Bicycle! (http://lovelybike.blogspot.no/)
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-10-16, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By badmother
The spokes on the freewheel side is one of many...

The spokes on the freewheel side is one of many reasons for using a IGH
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-09-16, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By badmother
This should not be difficult, just sit down in a...

This should not be difficult, just sit down in a comfy chair and look at your bike:

WHERE you put the load on the bike is the main issue. On top of a loong seatpost or stem is not the smartest...
Forum: Folding Bikes 12-08-16, 03:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By badmother
:twitchy: So you`ve got the dreaded insects there...

:twitchy: So you`ve got the dreaded insects there too.. ;)
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