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Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-13-10, 07:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 380
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I really like WW. I'm back after a year absent. ...

I really like WW. I'm back after a year absent. And like it was said earlier, the etools are great.

Jerry
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 08-02-10, 07:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,563
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I just picked up a brand new 2008 Sirrus Sport at...

I just picked up a brand new 2008 Sirrus Sport at a local dealer at a carzy discount! I love it! I put some 35mm tires on it (small knobbies) for the gravel and rural roads I ride on. It has the...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 09-25-09, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,491
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I like the Crosstrail! But the GT Transeno 2.0...

I like the Crosstrail! But the GT Transeno 2.0 Disc give you disc brakes, a lockout front fork on the handlebar no less, and great stock tires. All for $750.

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 09-25-09, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jerry in So IL
RANS Crank Forward CRUZ is great!

Just got it yesterday, and all I have to say is WOW! Been on it for all the in town riding and errands. Even sneeked over on the lake trail and ran around the 2.5 mile course twice.

It really...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 09-25-09, 07:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,491
Posted By Jerry in So IL
At the $500-$650, a range I believe is great,...

At the $500-$650, a range I believe is great, don't past up on Schwinn or Giant's Cypress. Also try not to get a front shock fork. They are worthless. I think its worth the money to have your LBS...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 09-25-09, 07:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,072
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I like the Giant Transend series for a commuter. ...

I like the Giant Transend series for a commuter. And it is Clyde friendly. Comes with rack and fender already. I'm going to get one for riding around town this fall. The DX model I'm looking at...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 09-20-09, 06:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,707
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Nice job! I actually liked the drop bars on...

Nice job!

I actually liked the drop bars on my old OCR2, but they needed to be wider to match my shoulder width. The multi hand position is a plus and worth the pirces IMHO.

Jerry
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 09-20-09, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By Jerry in So IL
My LBS is a Giant/GT supplier mainly, but is...

My LBS is a Giant/GT supplier mainly, but is starting to carry more Schwinns now. The owner showed me the Searcher series and I flipped through it a bit more and saw the "Willy". Since I was...
Forum: Recumbent 06-13-09, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I very good suggestion. I would give my car to...

I very good suggestion. I would give my car to have The Young Prince with me on the rides.

We looked at Sun's at the LBS and think its possible in two years.

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 06-11-09, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I haven't done it yet. My plans is to get the...

I haven't done it yet. My plans is to get the Burley Tag A Long. Its Moose Rack is a great link to the bike. Its not as "swayee" as the cheaper versions. I have a Schwinn TAL and it just about...
Forum: Recumbent 06-09-09, 09:22 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,320
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I haven't been on a DF bike since I got my bent. ...

I haven't been on a DF bike since I got my bent. Mainly because I don't have any other bike right now. Like V-Rex, I think a relaxed geo framed bike is a great asset to bents. I plan on getting a...
Forum: Recumbent 06-03-09, 05:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,470
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Yea, I think I'm just going to save the money and...

Yea, I think I'm just going to save the money and stay this my gripshifters. But its triggers all the way when I find a Rans Rocket!

Thanks for the input folks.

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 06-01-09, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 712
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I saw the HS has a chain mounting spring kit as...

I saw the HS has a chain mounting spring kit as well. Might give them a call tomorrow and see.

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 06-01-09, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 712
Posted By Jerry in So IL
WARNING!!! HIJACKING IN PROGRESS!!! On the...

WARNING!!! HIJACKING IN PROGRESS!!!

On the chain tubes from Hostel Shoppe, do you order one or two? Do you put just one tube on both chains?

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 06-01-09, 03:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,470
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Giro 20 Jerry

Giro 20

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 05-31-09, 10:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,470
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Trigger Shifters

I'm wanting to swap out my X7 grip shifters for X7 trigger shifters. But as I was noticing on my ride lst night, I rally don't have much space left between my legs and the handlebars, width wise. I...
Forum: Recumbent 05-31-09, 10:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,155
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I doubt that! Randy would try to make a Ti...

I doubt that! Randy would try to make a Ti version out of it, throw carbon on it, and sell it for $1500! And there is folks that would buy it! Or at least the Ti frame!

Jerry
Forum: Recumbent 05-30-09, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 868
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I guess I was "worried" about the same thing a...

I guess I was "worried" about the same thing a few weeks ago when I asked about upper body strength loss and riding a bent. After riding a bent for about three weeks, and still doing my normal...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-29-09, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Thanks for the input guys. I like the SS...

Thanks for the input guys.

I like the SS build idea. I think she would go for it. Just got to get the frame she wants and will fit her.

I'll get this build going before the middle of June. ...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-28-09, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I know I can get a hybrid for around $400. I...

I know I can get a hybrid for around $400. I know this is going to cost me around $700 and make my 13 year old self centered drama queen (who I affectionally call my Youngest Princess) that barely...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-28-09, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By Jerry in So IL
To build up an urban street machine.....

....that is much like a "hybrid", what kind of frame do I need from Bike Island?

Here is the story...my Youngest Princess has finally came to me and has asked for a new bike! She is a pettie...
Forum: Recumbent 05-27-09, 08:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,061
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Starter brand shorts from Wally World! I spend...

Starter brand shorts from Wally World! I spend money on the bike, not the bling!

Jerry
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-21-09, 06:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 442
Posted By Jerry in So IL
OK, I'll throw out that batch of Kool Aid! ...

OK, I'll throw out that batch of Kool Aid!

Thanks for everyone's input.

Jerry
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-21-09, 02:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 442
Posted By Jerry in So IL
Its for a recumbent and mostly for touring. ...

Its for a recumbent and mostly for touring.

Jerry
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-21-09, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Jerry in So IL
I know the BB7s are pretty easy to adjust. So...

I know the BB7s are pretty easy to adjust. So I'll just spend the extra money the BB7s.

Jerry
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