Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

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

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.15 seconds.

  1. Replies
    8
    Views
    259

    Quality Wheels Road Rear Wheel 700c 36h Shimano...

    Quality Wheels Road Rear Wheel 700c 36h Shimano Tiagra / Mavic Open Sport Silver - Mike's Bikes - Road and Mountain Bike Shop, components, parts, accessories, service and repair
  2. Replies
    23
    Views
    612

    Anti seize or grease or oil is fine if the...

    Anti seize or grease or oil is fine if the tension is high enough. When it is low and the bottom spoke is loaded the spoke becomes loose and the nipple can back out. Don't ask me how I know that!
  3. Replies
    23
    Views
    612

    Did you use a tension meter to build the wheel?...

    Did you use a tension meter to build the wheel? 32 to 36 drive side spokes need 100 to 110kg of tension. Fewer spokes, more tension.
  4. Replies
    9
    Views
    297

    http://techdocs.shimano.com/media/techdocs/content...

    http://techdocs.shimano.com/media/techdocs/content/cycle/SI/Ultegra/FC-6600-6603/SI_1G30E_En_v1_m56577569830607279.pdf...
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    459

    I always go with the cheapest. I've had good luck...

    I always go with the cheapest. I've had good luck with KMC.
  6. I believe that 33 is the smallest that will work...

    I believe that 33 is the smallest that will work with a 110BCD.
  7. Replies
    2
    Views
    164

    The 10 will work.

    The 10 will work.
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    192

    View Post

    Park Tool Co. ParkTool Blog Water bottle fittings
  9. In this day of scientific testing the narrow...

    In this day of scientific testing the narrow width makes on sense for anyone.
  10. Replies
    9
    Views
    358

    Auto or bearing store for grease. I use...

    Auto or bearing store for grease. I use Lubriplate EMB synthetic and it's overkill. Ace hardware for chainsaw bar oil and unscented mineral spirits mixed 4 to 1 for chain lube. Simple Green and water...
  11. Replies
    32
    Views
    860

    From your description I would say the hub is a...

    From your description I would say the hub is a cheap Chinese model that has the pawls mounted inboard under the rt side flange. That's the problem.
    Cassette or Freewheel Hubs by Jobst Brandt The Joy...
  12. Replies
    31
    Views
    622

    If it's 8sp. then this is the hub and it has a...

    If it's 8sp. then this is the hub and it has a freehub and cassette. Amazon.com : Shimano FH-RM30 Rear Hub - 8-Speed, 36H x 135mm, Quick Release, Silver : Bike Hubs : Sports & Outdoors
  13. Replies
    32
    Views
    860

    The best hubs are shimano ultegras and 105's. The...

    The best hubs are shimano ultegras and 105's. The freehub bodies are for the most part bullet proof. If he rides in the rain a lot or gets the hub under water then the problem is maintenance.
    I am...
  14. Replies
    9
    Views
    380

    Friend bought a Windsor tourer some years ago. We...

    Friend bought a Windsor tourer some years ago. We had to replace the rear spokes because of breakage. I don't remember there being much to assemble. Some adjustments are inevitable.
  15. Replies
    13
    Views
    301

    Its a little harder to break a tap on an Aluminum...

    Its a little harder to break a tap on an Aluminum crank. You should go slow and lube.
  16. The only proper to clean a chain is off of the...

    The only proper to clean a chain is off of the bike. I use an ultrasonic cleaner and Simple Green. Dawn should do a good job. if the chain is off of the bike. Chain care, wear and skipping by Jobst...
  17. Replies
    41
    Views
    981

    Tradition.

    Tradition.
  18. Replies
    22
    Views
    602

    I use a 3/8" nut on the right side with the QR...

    I use a 3/8" nut on the right side with the QR tightened. This makes the final adjustment easier. When the QR is opened there should be a small amount of play in the axle.
  19. Replies
    29
    Views
    547

    What articles?

    What articles?
  20. Replies
    29
    Views
    547

    Read the entire article!

    Read the entire article!
  21. Replies
    29
    Views
    547

    If you read the article tests have shown that...

    If you read the article tests have shown that narrow tires have a higher rolling resistance.
  22. The hub is a 9sp and not that old. You can try a...

    The hub is a 9sp and not that old. You can try a 7sp freehub body in it to see if it will fit. I have a broken 105 hub body and I tried an old 7sp freehub in and it fits, but I didn't have the large...
  23. Replies
    29
    Views
    547

    Second hand info from a local bike dealer. He was...

    Second hand info from a local bike dealer. He was told this tidbit from one of his product salesman. The manufacturer can't know the vehicle weight of the bike and rider so uses a number that will...
  24. Replies
    29
    Views
    547

    Higher pressures doesn't mean lower rolling...

    Higher pressures doesn't mean lower rolling resistance. The sidewall pressure is 1/2 the pressure that will blow the tire off of the rim. Use this chart:...
  25. Replies
    10
    Views
    478

    I like the BT-20 from Fenix. If you don't want to...

    I like the BT-20 from Fenix. If you don't want to buy 18650 batteries you can get the BTR-20. Fenix BT20 750 Lumen Bike light - Uses 4 x CR123 or 2 x 18650 batteries Fenix BTR20 Rechargeable LED...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4