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Forum: Road Cycling 10-29-13, 11:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,031
Posted By Schlug
That's what you got out of that? It's not...

That's what you got out of that?

It's not that don't stand up. You can't stand up. And that means you aren't riding some of the best roads in the world.

Because I'm not into it for the look,...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-29-13, 03:23 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,031
Posted By Schlug
Yes H-D move a lot of bikes in the US. Yes,...

Yes H-D move a lot of bikes in the US.
Yes, grouping all motorcycles of a certain brand together is a mistake.
However, H-D purposely sells the 'lifestyle' and 'image' of a the bad ass biker in...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-29-13, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,680,735
Posted By Schlug
Absolutely. For some reason that fellow...

Absolutely.

For some reason that fellow wants a sloping top tube and stem angled to the sky?

W
T
F
over?

Give me nice flat stem with minimal spacers. Just like they used to be before...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-28-13, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By Schlug
I hadn't considered that, Ultraman, but it's a...

I hadn't considered that, Ultraman, but it's a brilliant idea. We did frame straightening using a tool which came off the bottom bracket shell and cranked a long bar through the headtube until you...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-28-13, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By Schlug
You will when it gets seized in there forever and...

You will when it gets seized in there forever and ever, and how are the races, do you check them from the adjustable side?


We used to use a dab of tubi glue and put some arse behind it.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-27-13, 02:10 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,263
Posted By Schlug
First, some of us seem to have an affinity for...

First,
some of us seem to have an affinity for those types. Don't judge.

Second,
What was in the food bag?
let me guess:
some Pont l'Eveque
a bottle of Chateau Margaux A.O.C. 1982
a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-27-13, 08:18 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,263
Posted By Schlug
You made me laugh out loud in a public place....

You made me laugh out loud in a public place. Like an idiot. Now I'm red faced. Thanks a lot.

I have spent a fair amount of time in Montreal and some of those fellows would fit well in a 'misses...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-26-13, 11:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,040
Posted By Schlug
I think you've done your frame, sir. that...

I think you've done your frame, sir.

that aluminum is really thin, you might do more damage by TIG welding it than any good.

I'd stop-drill it as suggested but with something smaller than...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-26-13, 11:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,443
Posted By Schlug
It's not a difficult venture to purchase the...

It's not a difficult venture to purchase the tools you need as you need them. The basics are simple and not expensive-- good quality allen keys and you might as well get ball drivers or t-handles or...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-21-13, 10:12 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 50,300
Posted By Schlug
I know I'm digging up an old post but those...

I know I'm digging up an old post but those DX-3000's were a fantastic buy for the dosh back then. An all day ride, well equipped, for probably 275 dollars U.S.
I sold a few of those old Killer...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-21-13, 10:00 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 50,300
Posted By Schlug
Is it rebuilt with Suntour Sprint?

Is it rebuilt with Suntour Sprint?
Forum: Great Lakes 10-21-13, 09:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,087
Posted By Schlug
Thank you for your input. I have been to...

Thank you for your input.

I have been to Continental and it is the only shop so far I have seen that is close to being a pro level shop. I know there's a racing scene here and probably a bigger...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-05-13, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,828
Posted By Schlug
I thought that's how I responded, step by step?

I thought that's how I responded, step by step?
Forum: Road Cycling 10-05-13, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,828
Posted By Schlug
Here's a comparison: Specialized...

Here's a comparison:

Specialized 2012 Allez Comp 105 Road Race Bike

Be the first to write a review!...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-05-13, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,828
Posted By Schlug
Yes, it is a good bike. It is not an...

Yes, it is a good bike.

It is not an excellent bike. But you will have a hard time finding an Ultegra bike with quality stem/seatpost and Mavic Aksium hubs/rims for that price. The hydroformed...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-05-13, 05:59 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,461
Posted By Schlug
The definition of a beautiful classic. (pedals...

The definition of a beautiful classic. (pedals aside) Beautiful lines.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-05-13, 05:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,290
Posted By Schlug
Really nice. Nice use of Dura Ace on the 7-11 and...

Really nice. Nice use of Dura Ace on the 7-11 and excellent super record on the professional.

Really nice. Both those machines are really well done.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-05-13, 05:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,290
Posted By Schlug
That frame is a really, really nice riding frame....

That frame is a really, really nice riding frame. The Chorus group is a fine group, not top shelf. I think that machine would go for about 800 on ebay. Craigslist is not the nicest place to see...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-05-13, 05:28 AM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,680,735
Posted By Schlug
I enjoy taking the p!iss out of fellows who think...

I enjoy taking the p!iss out of fellows who think they're being smart when they're only being pedantic tinkers.

PS Pedaling out and down is not the best way for me to pedal. Not according to the...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-04-13, 01:50 AM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,680,735
Posted By Schlug
You mean use an elliptical chainring to...

You mean use an elliptical chainring to mechanically enhance a rider's pedal stroke?


#facepalm (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=facepalm)

If you want to be...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-03-13, 09:38 PM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,680,735
Posted By Schlug
Already covered that here: PS, I'll...

Already covered that here:




PS, I'll see you your Sky photo and raise you:

http://bobbysands.smugmug.com/photos/i-nq3x3qz/0/L/i-nq3x3qz-L.jpg

They have been around 100 years or so,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-03-13, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 425
Posted By Schlug
Yeah, you're all good. A walk to the shop won't...

Yeah, you're all good. A walk to the shop won't hurt a thing.
Forum: Road Cycling 10-03-13, 09:03 PM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,680,735
Posted By Schlug
It wasn't intended to be uber speak. But it was...

It wasn't intended to be uber speak. But it was intended to take a little p!ss out of him. :)

Rotor oblong chainrings are designed to take advantage of the 'stomp' down of your pedal stroke.
...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-03-13, 08:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 456
Posted By Schlug
do they make grabits in forward rotation?

do they make grabits in forward rotation?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-03-13, 06:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 425
Posted By Schlug
No. Walk away!

No. Walk away!
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