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Forum: Northern California 11-29-08, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 526
Posted By 1150A
How was it? I'm trying to decide whether or...

How was it?

I'm trying to decide whether or not I should make the trip out tommorow..
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 11-26-08, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 721
Posted By 1150A
How could I lighten up the Motobecane Fantom CX?

My girlfriend just got a Motobecane Fantom CX. She seems to be pretty happy with it. She'll be doing her first race in a couple weeks. The Sora shifters don't seem TOO bad. The only thing is, it's...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-26-08, 05:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,297
Posted By 1150A
Will all trainers wear out knobby tires?

Of course the trainer will wear out tires, but I rode the trainer for about 15 minutes and it seems like it'd wear out VERY quickly.

I've been told that usually people get an extra rear wheel for...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-22-08, 12:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 532
Posted By 1150A
Pain on my right side..

Today I went on a pretty long ride. The longest/furthest ride I've ever been on, with a pretty burly climb.

During the middle of the ride, I started to notice pain on my whole leg, but only on the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-17-08, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5,107
Views: 252,382
Posted By 1150A
Keirin Clamp on Front Brake and other stuff ...

Keirin Clamp on Front Brake and other stuff

http://search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZjohnbmx26
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-09-08, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 383,105
Posted By 1150A
Have: ...

Have:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3044/2948634488_c90b3cdb1a.jpg?v=0
31.8 Cane Creek Crosstop Levers

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3213/2948638600_62cf804b91.jpg?v=0
27.2 American...
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 11-09-08, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By 1150A
Cutting SIDI soles for pedals?

I've heard that this needs to be done for some pedals, but would it be necessary with my setup?

I've got SIDI dominators and I'm running Crank Bros Candy SL pedals. I've only been riding clipless...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-04-08, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 383,105
Posted By 1150A
Want: Forbidden. Have: 52cm Surly Cross...

Want: Forbidden.

Have:
52cm Surly Cross Check frame and Fork

On One Midge Bars w/ ML520 Tektro Levers
VP SPD Pedals
Bontrager Seat Post
3TTT Forgie Stem
Race Face Headset
Forum: Northern California 10-26-08, 09:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By 1150A
Good trails for CX practice in the Bay Area?

I'm looking for something near Fremont/Union City.. but also near my work in San Jose on Stevens Creek Blvd.

I know of Coyote Hills.. but I've been going there all my life pretty much. Any others?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-26-08, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By 1150A
chainring keeps dropping?

I'm used to riding a single speed bike and only once in a grand while did my chain drop.

I've started riding a multi geared bike with an Ultegra drive train (rear/front derailleur, cranks,...
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 10-21-08, 10:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By 1150A
Better braking power?

Hi,
I recently got a new bike off craigslist and it has Avid Shorty Cantis. I don't feel like I get enough braking power from them, and was wondering if that's how cantis were? I'm used to riding...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-17-08, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 383,105
Posted By 1150A
Have: ...

Have:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3044/2948634488_c90b3cdb1a.jpg?v=0
31.8 Cane Creek Crosstop Levers

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3163/2947782047_e71f025edc.jpg?v=0
3TTT Forgie 100m...
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-10-08, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By 1150A
The wheel set I was speaking of above has Formula...

The wheel set I was speaking of above has Formula hubs which are Fixed/Free.

Though, I do have another wheelset lying around. It's a Shimano 105 / Mavic MA3 wheelset with a 9 speed cassette in the...
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-10-08, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By 1150A
Thanks, I'll search around a bit more. I...

Thanks, I'll search around a bit more.

I just thought 135 cause that's what my LBS told me to look for, but 130 works as well if their are better options.
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-10-08, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By 1150A
What hub and rim for me?

I have a cross check that I have built to race cross and I'm looking to build a rear SS wheel. Any suggestions? I thought I'd ask here since I need a 135mm spaced hub and I want it to be pretty...
Forum: Recreational Cyclocross and Gravelbiking 10-07-08, 12:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,981
Posted By 1150A
The pink/black paintjob is great!

The pink/black paintjob is great!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-25-08, 06:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By 1150A
cracking under aero lever?

Nvm! figured it out.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 09-21-08, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By 1150A
Anyone use Nashbar leg warmers?

Any opinions on them? How are they?

Also, anyone know about the sizing? I'm thinking I should get some in small, but I'm not sure. My thighs are about 20-20.5".
Forum: Folding Bikes 09-17-08, 01:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 620
Posted By 1150A
Thanks for the suggestions. Sounds good to me! ...

Thanks for the suggestions. Sounds good to me!

I'm just having a tough time deciding if the premium price of the bike friday is worth it? Even the used ones are still a bit pricey.

With that...
Forum: Folding Bikes 09-16-08, 09:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 620
Posted By 1150A
Why a foldable bike?

I'm sure this question comes up a lot, but mine might be a bit different. I want a foldable bike, and I'm not sure why.

The only reason I would need to fold up a bike is to make my bike space look...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-16-08, 12:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
Posted By 1150A
Thanks for the suggestions everyone. The...

Thanks for the suggestions everyone.

The geometry was another thing I was worried about. Though, I've never really had a frame with aggressive geo, so I'm not exactly sure how I'd like it. Coming...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-15-08, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
Posted By 1150A
Race a surly crosscheck?

I currently have a cross check setup as a single speed which im racing my first season of cross with.

After cross season is over, i want to try criteriums. Running gears of course and maybe...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-12-08, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By 1150A
Crosscheck for single track?

I have a Surly Cross Check that's setup as a singlespeed cyclocross bike. I will be doing my first race in about 2 weeks.

One thing I really enjoy doing is taking my cross check to the local...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-11-08, 03:50 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 60,690
Posted By 1150A
Does anyone know the largest tires you can fit on...

Does anyone know the largest tires you can fit on this bike?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-07-08, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 383,105
Posted By 1150A
Have: Black Thomson 25.4 0 deg 70mm stem ...

Have:
Black Thomson 25.4 0 deg 70mm stem
Black Thomson 25.4 15 deg 120mm stem
Keirin Front Brake BRS 101 (Round blade fork)

Want:
15 deg 90mm-100m stem. 25.4 dia.
forbidden item
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