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    Thanks, Null. Does that put any undue pressure on...

    Thanks, Null. Does that put any undue pressure on the crank arm, pedal or rear rim, using the pedal like that? Im like, 350, but im using a fixie mtn bike (Trek Yukon) as the guinea pig.
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    mounting bike after attachment to trainer

    Seems like a dumb question, but with the bike raised up, how do I get on it, now, when its on the trainer?

    How do I know how tightly to crank the rear support onto the rear bolt?

    CAS
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    Maybe. I dont know what they are called thats why...

    Maybe. I dont know what they are called thats why I took a picture. The more I know™ and all that.

    ***Googled 'axel tensioner' and that got it. Thanks! I didnt know what that part was called. ***...
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    Maybe. I dont know what they are called thats why...

    Maybe. I dont know what they are called thats why I took a picture. The more I know™ and all that.
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    Here are some better pictures with some more...

    Here are some better pictures with some more light.

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    Okay, fixed. Thanks

    Okay, fixed. Thanks
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    Sorry about that- Google Pic security. Can you...

    Sorry about that- Google Pic security. Can you see it now?

    CAS
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    Question about rear axel- Marin INverness

    Im thinking about hooking my Inverness up to a trainer part of the time. It has a flip flop hub. Im getting conflicting information about no QR skewer vs. QR skewer.

    1. Can I do it with no QR...
  9. Thread: Selling a bike

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    wow. ballsy guy. Nice bike, too. *smh*

    wow. ballsy guy. Nice bike, too. *smh*
  10. Thread: Selling a bike

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    Not always a deal breaker if I know how the bike...

    Not always a deal breaker if I know how the bike rides (if Ive tried one before and know the sizing already or something) or if I 'buy the seller' and not the bike and they are, say, a bike mechanic...
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    LOL. I thought I recognized that bike. Greetings...

    LOL. I thought I recognized that bike. Greetings from Nebraska.
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    Meh, just razorblade the tube where it says WSD...

    Meh, just razorblade the tube where it says WSD if you worry about it. I was really close to getting one, also. No worries. If it fits, ride it. My wife wears men's shoes more than women's a lot,...
  13. I released the canti and they pop open. I gave is...

    I released the canti and they pop open. I gave is some extra cable at that end and it works, now, but the pull lever is not snappy anymore and is slow to return after pulling. She's happy for the...
  14. Cantilever 'locked' against rear rim, Specialized Hot Rock girls bike

    My daughters 24 inch Specialized hot rock has a frozen rear brake. She braked hard on a slightly wet street and the rear brakes locked against the rim. Im a lousy dad because I don't know how to fix...
  15. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    The guy is really nice, too. walked me through...

    The guy is really nice, too. walked me through the frame, reminded me to avoid a kickstand if at all possible, also reminded me to bring it in in a month or two for both checkups, to talk about the...
  16. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    It just occurred to me- the bar end shifters look...

    It just occurred to me- the bar end shifters look like tiny little middle fingers to the people behind me. :-) That's funny.
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    I am thrilled beyond belief and I did tell him I...

    I am thrilled beyond belief and I did tell him I wasn't sure which one of us came out ahead.
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    I know. Pics or id didnt happen.... Ritchie...

    I know. Pics or id didnt happen....

    Ritchie hndlebar post, stock bars, cork, Kenda John Tomac(?) tires, stock 36 rims, Sram (?) bar ends (that I may move up if I feel I might kill myself in...
  19. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    Jamis guy keeps whaling me about the bike, and...

    Jamis guy keeps whaling me about the bike, and it's middle of the road components that are better than what I've looked at already....

    But, I found the bike that makes my ❤ go zing. On a whim I...
  20. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    Lol, right at the bottom of'the package' with...

    Lol, right at the bottom of'the package' with mostly flat feet and the seat down. It feels better to ride, more stretched than the Coda I tried.
  21. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    With the seat all the way down I just clear it....

    With the seat all the way down I just clear it. It's probably more 29.5, but I don't quibble much
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    :thumb: Derp. I was talking with my son about...

    :thumb: Derp. I was talking with my son about the corkscrew device in that Schwarzenegger movie from the 90s, where he goes to Mars when I typed that.
  23. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    I try to avoid looking at the prices if at all...

    I try to avoid looking at the prices if at all possible just so I don't get caught in the marketing blitz. I wont get lifetime tuneups with the Jamis, and it is mostly stock except for the safety...
  24. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    GOod points. I rode the Misceo and felt like I...

    GOod points. I rode the Misceo and felt like I was going to break it- it feels really 'light' compared to the Urban and the Jamis (even being steel). Reading here, steel is something I looked for and...
  25. Thread: Clyde ride 340

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    Clyde ride 340

    I've ridden 8 bikes so far in the last week or so, and have liked three of them. The 'low' is a Raleigh Misceo 2.0 at 500, middle is a CL find, a Jamis Aurora for 600, with some upgrades, and high is...
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