Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: dave.henri; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.73 seconds.

  1. Replies
    241
    Views
    46,554

    Sticky: I ride mostly for sport and recreation. Long...

    I ride mostly for sport and recreation. Long rides on the weekend, say 80 to 100 miles if I can get it in. During the week, I ride with a local bike club or hit this quiet road for a few laps. I...
  2. Thread: Top speed

    by dave.henri
    Replies
    27
    Views
    516

    The fastest I've ever done (at least I'm aware...

    The fastest I've ever done (at least I'm aware of) is 42. Yes, there is a huge difference between 40 and 35. The wind drag is incredible. I can imagine what 50 is like! - Now I have to try it.
  3. Replies
    25
    Views
    509

    What's wrong with SPD's? I think they are a...

    What's wrong with SPD's? I think they are a great pedal. Besides, you can walk around without looking like you're wearing high heals.
  4. Replies
    40
    Views
    1,468

    I'm working on my first century of the year too. ...

    I'm working on my first century of the year too. My recipe is to add 10 mile per week. No hurry. I'm at 75 now and I can tell you I really felt the difference from 65 last week. You need to...
  5. Replies
    77
    Views
    3,762

    I have an Atlantis with 26 inch wheels, built...

    I have an Atlantis with 26 inch wheels, built completely custom. It turned out to be nice but it's awefully heavy. I have 5 bikes and recently weighed all of them. The Atlantis is second at 32.5...
  6. Replies
    6
    Views
    158

    I'm working toward a century in May and put in 62...

    I'm working toward a century in May and put in 62 yesterday. Only I did it on my touring bike which weighs considerably more than the roadie. The wind beat me up but it was mostly a tailwind home. ...
  7. Replies
    112
    Views
    1,514

    I haven't eaten meat or any dairy products,...

    I haven't eaten meat or any dairy products, cheese, eggs, yogurt, animal products, etc. for two years now. Best I've ever felt and riding stronger than I ever had. 51 years old.
  8. Replies
    3
    Views
    136

    http://www.wolverinesportsclub.com/WSC_Ride_Event_...

    http://www.wolverinesportsclub.com/WSC_Ride_Event_Calendar.php

    Check out the ride calendar. I think I see your ride there.
  9. Replies
    916
    Views
    56,502

    Sticky: Hartland, Michigan, about 8 miles north of...

    Hartland, Michigan, about 8 miles north of Brighton. M59 and US 23.
  10. Replies
    32
    Views
    922

    Fixed to singlespeed

    Ok, yesterday I took my fixie out for it's inaugural spin. It's an old 1985 Gitane Tour de France frame that I put some Mavic Open Pro rims on with updated headset and Cinelli bars. looks good. ...
  11. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,648

    I've had two frames and forks sandblasted and...

    I've had two frames and forks sandblasted and powdercoated here in Michigan. I was quite pleased with the finished frame. One gloss black and another pearl white, with a clear coat on top. Finish...
  12. Replies
    6
    Views
    173

    No big deal

    It's no big hassle to glue the tubulars on. Get Zinn's Road Maintenance book and follow his advice. Also, using "Goo Gone" works great for cleaning up a few stray spots of glue.
  13. Replies
    559
    Views
    57,858

    Ok, here it goes: Trek 720 1986 loaded touring...

    Ok, here it goes:

    Trek 720 1986 loaded touring
    3Rensho 1982 full Campy Super Record
    Trek 5500 Road 2003
    Rivendell Atlantis
    Gitane 1986 Tour de France Fixie
  14. I recently put a set of marathon ice-spikers on...

    I recently put a set of marathon ice-spikers on my ride and they work great. A little wide at 2.1 inches or so but feel light and handle well. I didn't fall once during a 4 hour ride last Saturday...
Results 1 to 14 of 14