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  1. Failed..miserably. Far too many riding days I...

    Failed..miserably. Far too many riding days I felt all of my age (turned 71 today). Year before(2012) I had the leg and the stamina to stick with the faster A crowd for most rides. This year fatigue,...
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    Sticky: 71 (today) here and am going to try the strava...

    71 (today) here and am going to try the strava this coming season (mainly so I know the feet of climbs vs guessing) I have an edge here as the designer of the website my club has is a geek and has...
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    Found a nice one for next year. Oil Heritage...

    Found a nice one for next year.
    Oil Heritage Trail from Titusville to Emlenton
    Several folks I ride with did this earlier last month and said it was a great ride offering a ton of scenery and...
  4. There is a yahoo group Geared_hub_bike but the...

    There is a yahoo group Geared_hub_bike but the topics bounce from this to that to something else. At a time, one used to be able to archive the yahoo groups and locate the info they wanted. With the...
  5. How about a forum for IGH (internal geared Hub )Bikes

    With the advent of the Alfine 8 and Alfine 11 along with Rolhoff and NuVinci multiple speed internal geared bikes are making a dent in the US marketplace.
    Problem is: The shops that understand...
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    I will NOT miss the Lambert Bicycle (at least the...

    I will NOT miss the Lambert Bicycle (at least the death fork)
    Kaiser
    Fraiser
    Hudson
    Packard
    Romic Bicycles...I lusted after that bike!
    Trolly Cars (SF aside)
    Drive In Movies (almost)
    .20 gas...
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    Sticky: Ahhh blame this on 'old age' I cannot remember...

    Ahhh blame this on 'old age'
    I cannot remember if I ever posted (and there are far too many posts to go back thru em all)
    The morning crew I ride with (NFBC in western ny)run between 65 and 77....
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    Already signed up for the fall classic Am hoping...

    Already signed up for the fall classic
    Am hoping the weather is better this year than last.
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    Will do..Thanks!

    Will do..Thanks!
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    Kool Stop Tire Jack worked! It took a lot of...

    Kool Stop Tire Jack worked!
    It took a lot of 'popeye thumb' pressure but the tires popped on with this device.
    I went back and picked up a second one ($12.95)after getting the back on and using two...
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    Kool Stop Tire Jack Ran my problem by members of...

    Kool Stop Tire Jack
    Ran my problem by members of the one club I belong to on a ride yesterday and didn't one of them have this handy little device.
    Going to give it a go this morning (64 miles,...
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    Just ordered a set of the Pedro Levers. THe Spin...

    Just ordered a set of the Pedro Levers. THe Spin Drs -while extremely sturdy may have too thick a lip to get under the darn bead.
    Going with the plastic Parks I got in the starter tool kit Bicycling...
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    Getting a new tire on an aero rim

    Tire is a Kenda Kriterium
    Rim is a Ritchey 28S Pro
    Lost a tire to chip seal mid way into an 80 miler. I discovered it was nigh close to impossible to get the old tire (Kenda Kaliente) off.
    Never...
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    This doesn't seem to be a wear issue. I'm no IGH...

    This doesn't seem to be a wear issue.
    I'm no IGH expert but it feels like an automotive axel on a car that hasn't been driven in decades and the 90wt gear oil turned to molasses.
    I realize there's...
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    Qualified IGH Repair shops Northeast US

    Friend has a nashbar upright with a nexus 8 IGH drive
    The hub needs to be gone over by a qualified IGH mechanic and we don't have one (out of 5 shops) in our area.
    Anyone know of a qualified shop...
  16. Thread: Display Stand

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    meant bi-pod These are fine for setting up one...

    meant bi-pod
    These are fine for setting up one time..get it in place and leave it.
    When you start getting folks (other than yourself) moving your ride not so much
  17. Thread: Display Stand

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    Display Stand

    Ok; I'm talking something that doesn't take up a ton of floor space but will hold that precious cargo upright even thru multiple placements.
    This question comes from this years Cirque du Cyclisme....
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    Shimano BL-1055 Amazon has em listed now.

    Shimano BL-1055 Amazon has em listed now.
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    Had the time at work last evening to go over all...

    Had the time at work last evening to go over all the possibilities that could have resulted in the chain rub issue. One began to stand out.
    I vividly remember one of the LBS's staff saying: The bike...
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    FD adjustment question

    Had the LBS do a spring tune up on my ultegra equipped CF.
    Got into the 50/12 on a club ride last weekend and the chain was audibly rubbing against the outside cage of the front derailleur
    There...
  21. swaping out the guts on downtube shifters

    Upgraded my 92 Paramount PDG to a 9speed.
    I've been running Velo Oranges older style 50.4 bcd Grand Cru crankset for the past year and it required a ton of tweaking on the Front Derailleur (this...
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    Endzone Velo Leather handlebar wrap

    Sence leather wrap seems to be more in line with vintage/classic I figured I'd see if anyone had any experience with this brand.
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    leather handlebar wrap

    Anybody have any experience with the Endzone Velo leather wrap as opposed to HandleBra or Velo Oranges brand.
    Seems to be some issues with Brooks currently.
    Saw the price on the Endzone (from...
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    Gave it a go over the weekend. Sence I had...

    Gave it a go over the weekend.
    Sence I had several 7spd freehubs with the same bearing seal at the hub end, I flushed the hub in a jar of lighter fluid, shook off the excess, removed the seal and...
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    So; soaking in a solvent ,shaking out and then...

    So; soaking in a solvent ,shaking out and then soaking in something like 30wt. will do the trick without damaging the freehubs innards?
    I've got a 8-9 NOS tiagra/mavic cxp wheelset and the freehub...
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