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Forum: Recumbent 07-22-16, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By osco53
I'm too busy to sell a used bike, I've got a...

I'm too busy to sell a used bike,

I've got a local bike shop that sells used bents now and then. They take 30% and that's fine with me because the last one they sold for me they got more than I...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-22-16, 01:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 628
Posted By osco53
"She Who Must Be Obeyed",,, what ? Your...

"She Who Must Be Obeyed",,, what ?

Your kidding right ?

I wear the pants In MY house, I call the shots,,,wait a sec, ok ok I wear the spandex and she wears the pants..


I hear ya brother I...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-21-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,272
Posted By osco53
Ok,, So there you are now,, feeling all 'Bad...

Ok,,
So there you are now,, feeling all 'Bad Boy' and ready to get a Strava KOM or go out and hit that 20 mile mark,,or,,10 miles or fitty within 3 hours or whatever, matters not !

You've...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-21-16, 09:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 628
Posted By osco53
I'm 57,, Started just like you...

Get a Mountain bike, Get Out In the woods, your not gulping down car exhaust just fresh air, no noise,

It's Intense, It's hard, It will hurt, alot, But the Rewards,,oh my,, The 'Flow' Is,,...
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-21-16, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 719
Posted By osco53
After reading the OP's Initial post I took my...

After reading the OP's Initial post I took my Dahon Speed P8 with It's 20 x 1.75 tires out for a little trail riding, Not much sand, just grass and some off camber hills, a few roots, very few rocky...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-21-16, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By osco53
"with "skinny" XTR rims." Careful here, I...

"with "skinny" XTR rims."

Careful here, I got wider rims so my wider, '2.35' XR-3 and XR-4 would not squirm at reasonable pressures.

When I was on narrow rims I had to run 3-5 psi more for...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-21-16, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By osco53
Hahahaha,,Ok Kindaslow, thread sufficiently...

Hahahaha,,Ok Kindaslow, thread sufficiently hijacked :P

Dylan,,

Now you got the bike, next your gonna want things, want to change things,,Hold up !
Don't change a thing for the first three...
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-20-16, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 209
Posted By osco53
Whats It Weigh ? Does It pedal bob under...

Whats It Weigh ?

Does It pedal bob under power ?

Looks like just the ticket for curb hopping :P
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-20-16, 04:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By osco53
old,,,OLD O-L-D ?? I'm 57 and I don't feel...

old,,,OLD O-L-D ??

I'm 57 and I don't feel old, I don't ride like an old person, Come to think of it I feel great.

I'm at my best when I ride so hard I puke !
And I wear spandex because I look...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-16-16, 04:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By osco53
Frame spec's ? The chain stay's look a little...

Frame spec's ?
The chain stay's look a little on the long side to me, from the picture.
29er wheels, longish chain stays, how does it do In the tight stuff?
Seat looks like It's at a good angle...
Forum: Recumbent 07-13-16, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By osco53
Kudo's Op,,,,Kudo's,, Yeah Yeah I know...

Kudo's Op,,,,Kudo's,,


Yeah Yeah I know yor name is not Kudo :P
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-13-16, 08:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,439
Posted By osco53
I've been on $5k mountain bikes,,a few now and...

I've been on $5k mountain bikes,,a few now and they are very nice but not that big of a diff to get me off my $2700 bike....
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-13-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By osco53
Victories and accomplishments

I take them when I get them and this one I reveled in :P

Central Florida, July, Hot, Humid, Do any of you really need numbers ?
ok,
95-97 degrees F
Humidity 387,699%,,LoL

I got at it about 9...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-13-16, 08:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,080
Posted By osco53
LoLoL

LoLoL
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-13-16, 08:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By osco53
Interesting,,,,

Interesting,,,,
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-11-16, 08:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By osco53
Oval chain ring qustions ??

hig4s, you seem to know something about the mechanics of these oval chain rings..

I can understand the basic operation of the tech and I can see an advantage on paper and can Imagine a definite...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-10-16, 02:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By osco53
It was my wrist and my lower back,,, I hear ya..

It was my wrist and my lower back,,, I hear ya..
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 812
Posted By osco53
American Classic All Mountain for me. They...

American Classic All Mountain for me.

They were out there for a few years at $850 but then it was no longer cool to ride rims with an Inside Diameter of 25mm
so they wen't on closeout for...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By osco53
At rite err is sound advice, I resemble that...

At rite err is sound advice, I resemble that remark :P
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-10-16, 09:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 305
Posted By osco53
I had 3x9,, A noisy mess of repetitive gears,,...

I had 3x9,, A noisy mess of repetitive gears,, what a 27 speed actually has only 14 gears is it ?
I used about 7 or 8 of them.
I did not make good power at 110 plus rpm so the granny ring was no...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 06:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,286
Posted By osco53
Those road bike converted to trikes,, Cool...

Those road bike converted to trikes,,

Cool to look at but I bet would not turn if you had any,,,a-n-y speed up...

I would not want to ride in the semi tuck position unless I was pumping out...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 06:20 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,272
Posted By osco53
Caution !!

Remember above all else,, never ever stretch cold muscles..

IF your Intention is a real workout on the bike and not a leisurely ride this is paramount and double so If you Crash !

Ride a mile,...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-10-16, 06:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 367
Posted By osco53
A dab of blue Loctite can keep that kinda trouble...

A dab of blue Loctite can keep that kinda trouble at bay longer,,,just sayin ~
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By osco53
Yeah I member that,, we are showing our age ya...

Yeah I member that,, we are showing our age ya knows ~~ :P
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-10-16, 05:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 912
Posted By osco53
I want and NEED good traction especially at big...

I want and NEED good traction especially at big speeds,
Good suspension allows this,
Rigid does not,
I like my tires on the ground and feel no need to take a beating from my bike.

Yeah Yeah I...
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