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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-22-15, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 657
Posted By greyghost_6
I had a pair of older 105 (black version maybe...

I had a pair of older 105 (black version maybe 2002 ish era) that died in maybe 6000 miles. The problem for the faulty right shifter was the grease hardened up and started sticking. Soaked it in PB...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-22-15, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By greyghost_6
Are my rims rim brake compatible?

I got these rims off a disc brake bike but I remember other bikes in the shop with the exact same rims using rim. Well close to 10 years later Im building up these rims again. They are Weinmann xtb26...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-07-11, 12:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,145
Posted By greyghost_6
Yeah, I also think its strange that the owner was...

Yeah, I also think its strange that the owner was more interested in how fast you assembled it rather than the quality. Unless he has a tier system he is going for, like tier 1 would be someone...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-07-11, 12:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By greyghost_6
One coating is probably fine to inhibit rust....

One coating is probably fine to inhibit rust. Since there is no moving friction between skewer and axle.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-11, 11:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By greyghost_6
Your current bike/fork would need to be the right...

Your current bike/fork would need to be the right system. The fork on Nashbar is not threaded. Look at your fork setup and see if it has 2 nuts at the top of the fork and if the stem has a tube that...
Forum: Foo 07-06-11, 11:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 622
Posted By greyghost_6
Bike related: Pedros Bike Lust will make your...

Bike related: Pedros Bike Lust will make your beater look showroom shiny (great to slap on before taking pics for ebay : )
Non bike related: Trojan Thintensity/Thinsation? They are the non studded...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-05-11, 12:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By greyghost_6
Well as HillRider mentioned it may be inadequate...

Well as HillRider mentioned it may be inadequate chain length or high and low limit screws. But you should also check to see if the rear derailleur can handle all 30 teeth. Unless it is a long cage...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-05-11, 12:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By greyghost_6
The first bike recorded did not turn, if I recall...

The first bike recorded did not turn, if I recall it was just something you sat on with 2 wheels and used your legs like you would in an office chair to roll around in. Eventually they took it to the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-04-11, 11:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,060
Posted By greyghost_6
You could get the head tube faced :D and tell...

You could get the head tube faced :D and tell them to....generously remove metal : ) Also have you looked into zero stack headsets? or headsets that have a smaller stack height?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-04-11, 11:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 816
Posted By greyghost_6
I find that something "Made in USA" no longer...

I find that something "Made in USA" no longer means quality. Look at Craftsman, those tools used to be some of the best, now they are sold at Kmart. Cars? My parents bought a ford T-bird that lasted...
Forum: Foo 06-29-11, 10:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 228
Posted By greyghost_6
Maybe you offended it. Did you spill anything on...

Maybe you offended it. Did you spill anything on the keyboard lately? I too would suspect software, if it were hardware, just the wireless would be slow or just the wired NIC. Maybe try reinstalling...
Forum: Foo 06-29-11, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,355
Posted By greyghost_6
If it makes you feel better my heart sometimes...

If it makes you feel better my heart sometimes hurts and cramps up, im 23, doing going good financially, not married, no real stress, 135 pounds, 5' 7". Used to be a hard cyclist, now trying to jog...
Forum: Foo 06-29-11, 09:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 736
Posted By greyghost_6
I used nail clippers to remove a mole once, best...

I used nail clippers to remove a mole once, best 3.50 I ever spent.
Forum: Foo 06-29-11, 08:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 464
Posted By greyghost_6
I pour it onto old/moldy bread. It soaks up the...

I pour it onto old/moldy bread. It soaks up the drippings and leave it on my doorstep for the stray cats and other wildlife in the neighborhood. Helps me give back to mother nature.
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By greyghost_6
Ruben what is the problem? It seems like you are...

Ruben what is the problem? It seems like you are trying to load balance your connection from your PC to your router. This makes no sense since most routers function at 100mbps and 1Gbps, and most...
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 467
Posted By greyghost_6
That looks like sweet fun! But I would have...

That looks like sweet fun! But I would have bought a $1k used car with more like two hundred THOUSAND miles on it if I were just going to beat it to death and HAVE A BACKUP CAR TO DRIVE HOME WITH! -...
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,192
Posted By greyghost_6
OMG that was my van! At first I thought it said I...

OMG that was my van! At first I thought it said I <3 Sheen
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 253
Posted By greyghost_6
I stop shaving from the nipples down. Just...

I stop shaving from the nipples down. Just thought everyone should know.
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 556
Posted By greyghost_6
Ill eat some tacos and burritos from Taco bell...

Ill eat some tacos and burritos from Taco bell and come and condition your air for you. :D
Forum: Foo 06-23-11, 01:06 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,592
Posted By greyghost_6
Haven't you thought of what could have grown in...

Haven't you thought of what could have grown in the dish over night? Just cause you cant see something with your naked eyes, doesn't mean its not there. Its your stomach, but in this case its your...
Forum: Foo 06-21-11, 03:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 252
Posted By greyghost_6
The economy still does suck, however I think its...

The economy still does suck, however I think its causing the used equipment market to soar. For instance (7+ years ago) I remember being able to pop on ebay and pick up a descent hardtail alu mtb...
Forum: Foo 06-21-11, 03:04 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,061
Posted By greyghost_6
If I had friends, would I be here?

If I had friends, would I be here?
Forum: Foo 06-21-11, 03:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 616
Posted By greyghost_6
I think its more of a masters touch detail than...

I think its more of a masters touch detail than something you should strive for. If you have to buy a machine to do it for you it almost defeats the purpose of the look. Might as well spray paint...
Forum: Foo 06-21-11, 02:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 605
Posted By greyghost_6
Snakes? Mongoose (no its not a goose/bird), dog?...

Snakes? Mongoose (no its not a goose/bird), dog? Its not a riddle really. He should have made it so there was one cleaver answer.
Forum: Foo 06-21-11, 02:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,201
Posted By greyghost_6
Pour coffee or other sweet goodies on your foot...

Pour coffee or other sweet goodies on your foot or the area you need to remove the glass. Let it bake in the sun for a while. Borrow a neighborhood dog or stray cat and use it to lick off the...
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