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    Try Surly, they make some xl's. Also Leonard...

    Try Surly, they make some xl's. Also Leonard Zinn, makes them any size.
  2. I have a mavic A-719 36 hole rim with a shimano...

    I have a mavic A-719 36 hole rim with a shimano 105 rear hub. Touring rim, hand built, 10,000 miles on it so far. Works for my lard but( 235 lbs) and bad MA roads.
  3. If it has drop ceiling, it bet you could find a...

    If it has drop ceiling, it bet you could find a sprinkler pipe up there. Loop a long cable around it and have it hang down near a wall.
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    Under seat bag is what I use for tools, handlebar...

    Under seat bag is what I use for tools, handlebar bag as well. I like my frame bag for extra things, as my water bottle cages are full of water and gatorade.
  5. Start with a business degree and some retail...

    Start with a business degree and some retail experience.
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    Um, you get what you pay for.

    Um, you get what you pay for.
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    The aluminum will dull quickly, any basic flat...

    The aluminum will dull quickly, any basic flat pedal with steel pins will work, like for a downhill bike or BMX. Most bike companies make one. $ 35.00-50.00 for cheap ones. Don't buy the cheap ones...
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    Rude and dangerous. On my commute I don't want...

    Rude and dangerous. On my commute I don't want someone that close to me. I would wave them around. I have enough problems with tailgaters in MA. I'm not on a group road ride.
  9. The park tools site will give you all the correct...

    The park tools site will give you all the correct answers for BB issues.
  10. Thread: tire cuts

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    Try some super glue.

    Try some super glue.
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    So, related topic, extra water bottle mounts?...

    So, related topic, extra water bottle mounts? Behind the seat, top cap as well as on the fork legs, two fish and topeak make some.
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    Ride in New England. Bring water and gatorade....

    Ride in New England. Bring water and gatorade. Rootbeer floats/ iced coffee. Swim mid ride home when it's really hot.
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    Wow, I'm so sad I don't own a huffy, we call them...

    Wow, I'm so sad I don't own a huffy, we call them a BSO. Power to you.
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    Converted mt bike to drop commuter? Reach and...

    Converted mt bike to drop commuter? Reach and frame size ok? It looks like the flat part of your bar needs to be level and then bring in the hoods closer to your hands. I like my bars 2" higher than...
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    Nope, the coveted 15%. Do you mt bike at all ?...

    Nope, the coveted 15%. Do you mt bike at all ? I'm riding dirt, bad trails w/ potholes, double track, and single track on a cross check, YRMV.

    See my previous post.
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    I favor comfort and traction. Ever ride in MA?...

    I favor comfort and traction. Ever ride in MA? potholes etc. I also commute on dirt paths and singletrack sometimes. I ain't racing. I've run higher and lower, this is what works for me & my...
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    Were you on 2 rod road? Those stone walls are...

    Were you on 2 rod road? Those stone walls are exactly 2 rods apart ( 16x2' ) I take some of that to get to the back side of tophet swamp @ great brook. I cut in from monument st to punkataset hill to...
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    I have had good luck commuting with the panaracer...

    I have had good luck commuting with the panaracer pasella tourguard.
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    There is a balance between too much and too...

    There is a balance between too much and too little air. Too much air does not improve rolling resistance, just a harsher ride. I like my tires to squish a little when I sit on the bike. Maybe you...
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    Try, "Jesus loves you" or " I like jelly...

    Try, "Jesus loves you" or " I like jelly doughnuts"
  21. Your bike will work just fine. Work on your...

    Your bike will work just fine. Work on your fitness levels. 36- 46 front, 28 -11 rear should be fine for gearing. Are you spinning out? A 48 outer chainring would help. How are the hills? You will...
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    Does not matter. Velox? Just line up the valve...

    Does not matter. Velox? Just line up the valve hole first. I like to overlap the tape a bit at the end before trimming it.
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    Another gearing option would be to use a mountain...

    Another gearing option would be to use a mountain cassette and rear derailliuer. 36 -12 is a popular one, in either 9 or 10sp.
  24. Never snapped a chain or a cable? Mt bikers tend...

    Never snapped a chain or a cable? Mt bikers tend to carry more for back country rides, 10-20 miles is along way to walk. Plus it is not unusual to get more than one flat or a mechanical on a mt bike...
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    I ring the bell when approaching, say " passing...

    I ring the bell when approaching, say " passing left" when going by. I think that " passing left" is much clearer for the i-pod zombies I have to pass.
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