Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: Philasteve; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.73 seconds.

  1. Replies
    20
    Views
    447

    Indeed, should search or read some sticky's...

    Indeed, should search or read some sticky's before asking this, esp at this price range. Not many options, can't expect much out of any bike that's under $300, questions been asked and answered a...
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    447

    There's nothing really great for $300, you should...

    There's nothing really great for $300, you should check craigslist or save up a little bit more money and buy a Kilo WT with some wider tires. That would serve very well on the road plus some light...
  3. Replies
    67
    Views
    956

    It's never the cold that stops me too much as...

    It's never the cold that stops me too much as much as freezing rain and or snow. I would say around 30 with decent wind is where it sucks to ride. I'll usually try to do some push ups or calisthenics...
  4. Replies
    16
    Views
    385

    Does your bike fit? Why don't you mess around...

    Does your bike fit? Why don't you mess around with it until you find a position of doing it where it doesn't hurt. I never saw anyone say this on this forum. Do we have any skid and Doctor...
  5. Replies
    52
    Views
    1,658

    424602I use a RE Load I love it, great bag. I've...

    424602I use a RE Load I love it, great bag. I've had it for about 4 years now and it's still going super strong, I don't see it breaking anytime soon. Velcro is still in good shape, no fraying or...
  6. That sucks dude it was a nice looking bike. What...

    That sucks dude it was a nice looking bike. What were the circumstances in how it got ripped off?
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    535

    Wow that that's really low, weird video he...

    Wow that that's really low, weird video he doesn't look like your typical thief. But honestly I guess there's no such thing as a typical person with bad values, they came in all different forms. I've...
  8. Replies
    10
    Views
    535

    Awesome bike and story, pretty cool when I read...

    Awesome bike and story, pretty cool when I read the last part about riding into Center City. Sounds like that was a good day, Rest In Peace Matt!
  9. The age doesn't really effect the price at all if...

    The age doesn't really effect the price at all if the frame and fork are in good shape. It has a few better component upgrades, in Philadelphia that would list for between $400-$600. It's worth what...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    431

    I honestly only get a little rust in my fork and...

    I honestly only get a little rust in my fork and frame drop outs. I always sand it off a little bit there and spray a spray paint can clear coat on it once in a while. But then again all of my bikes...
  11. Thread: Ask Scrod

    by Philasteve
    Replies
    9,494
    Views
    447,470

    I need to buy a whole new drivetrain for my...

    I need to buy a whole new drivetrain for my Surly. At this point i'm pretty much just looking for the longest lasting stuff. I know it's a noob question but I've never really had a really nice...
  12. Replies
    0
    Views
    248

    Adapted hand crank cycle, for a friend

    Hey guys, this is my first post on this section of BF. Sorry if this get's asked a lot, I want to help a friend that doesn't have tons of money get an Adapted hand crank cycle bike. I don't know much...
  13. Thanks for the thoughts man. Yeah I thought it...

    Thanks for the thoughts man. Yeah I thought it was pretty interesting too, heard a few things that I have never heard before. I might end up posting it in another sub forum if I do i'll let you know...
  14. Article on handling I found interesting.

    Yo! I was reading up on bike handling. I was wondering if this article I found is actually factual? Could someone who knows and feels like reading cosign this article for me? I feel like some of the...
  15. Replies
    9,556
    Views
    417,203

    403464Hit a bad pothole last night on hill. My...

    403464Hit a bad pothole last night on hill. My cut up and bruised palms got the worst of it.
  16. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,018

    Thanks man, I researched this last night and...

    Thanks man, I researched this last night and found the answer on a mnt bike forum. I ordered a set for $17, i'm hoping I like being locked in with a little bit more security I can always switch back...
  17. Replies
    1
    Views
    261

    I saw a ebay listing for one the bidder won it at...

    I saw a ebay listing for one the bidder won it at $222. I don't really think that $350 is really that bad of a price though, i'd try to get it for $300.
  18. Replies
    4
    Views
    515

    I wouldn't want the GT, an aluminum fork on the...

    I wouldn't want the GT, an aluminum fork on the street is super rough. You're better off with the felt, it will hold up better to the streets for sure.
  19. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,018

    I might as well ask this here. I have Shimano...

    I might as well ask this here. I have Shimano SH-56 cleats, recently I've unclipped a few times by accident, is there a different cleat I can buy that won't unclip as easy? I have my tensions screws...
  20. I think we all knew this from the get go.

    I think we all knew this from the get go.
  21. You could cut half an inch of the grips away with...

    You could cut half an inch of the grips away with a razor blade then put the brake lever there. That's if you like the grips a lot, if you don't just replace the grips with ones that are shorter and...
  22. Replies
    28
    Views
    994

    Go to a bike shop and get fitted to make sure you...

    Go to a bike shop and get fitted to make sure you buy the right size. If you're asking random internet people what to purchase with your own money you probably need some assistance in getting the...
  23. Thread: Ride Pics

    by Philasteve
    Replies
    1,808
    Views
    174,905

    Love it man, I have a creamroller. I'm going to...

    Love it man, I have a creamroller. I'm going to buy a CrossCheck or LongHaul this winter I haven't decided yet. I need a geared bike for a ride to Florida, im thinking either one of those would be...
  24. Replies
    7
    Views
    554

    What big advantage is a FTP or Langster Pro going...

    What big advantage is a FTP or Langster Pro going to give you? Do you compete on the velodrome? In my case replacing my Surly Steamroller with a FTP would be a disadvantage being that I commute on...
  25. Replies
    4
    Views
    365

    You can but why bother building a custom bike...

    You can but why bother building a custom bike when you can get something nice complete cheaper that's better suited for what you want? Most complete Peugeot road bikes go for like $125-$300 in my...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4