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    not a hydraulic user, but interesting problem ...

    not a hydraulic user, but interesting problem

    so I'm guessing the issue is all the hydraulic road levers are 11spd?

    does a hydraulic non integated shifting road lever not exist? cause if it...
  2. because Surly specs their bikes with whatever...

    because Surly specs their bikes with whatever random surplus components they could get a price break on
    and that's fine because it fits into their marketing image of expecting you to strip down the...
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    I go by either 2" below toptube, or the marked...

    I go by either 2" below toptube, or the marked line, whichever is deeper

    on a related note... mtb tend to have sloping toptubes and lots of exposed seatpost...
    the low toptube makes sense for...
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    The Royal "We"? how about manufacturing the...

    The Royal "We"?

    how about manufacturing the belt in place through the frame? no cuts then
    or the other way, welding the frame around the belt

    i guess if a connecting joint in the belt causes...
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    plenty of room there, no worries. and I'm no...

    plenty of room there, no worries. and I'm no stranger to respacing axles
  6. titanium fixie with belt drive, no gear or brake...

    titanium fixie with belt drive, no gear or brake cables to rust
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    cassette lockring, extra tall threads

    I'm looking for a shimano compatible cassette lockring with extra tall threads.

    I've seen this product before, but can't remember where, -various catalogues, websites

    anyone recall such an...
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    crescent wrench on the nut, unbolt with leverage...

    crescent wrench on the nut, unbolt with leverage to spare, much smaller pitlock gets taken along for the ride and unscrews (or broken)




    seems a major oversight that you only get 1 security...
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    unreasonable to expect on the spot fix, then bad...

    unreasonable to expect on the spot fix, then bad yelp about it.
    standard procedure at most LBS is to drop the bike off for repair,
    anywhere between end of business day to 24hrs reasonable...
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    haven't felt urgent need to watch since not a...

    haven't felt urgent need to watch since not a roadie, most my bikes are rigid mtb/ conversions

    related note
    watch the anime Goldenboy
    Golden boy Opening intro - YouTube

    really want to build...
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    just gonna throw this out there for fun..... ...

    just gonna throw this out there for fun.....

    here's a 9spd freewheel
    (not to confuse with freehub)
    Amazon.com : SunRace 9spd Freewheel 13-32 : Bike Cassettes And Freewheels : Sports & Outdoors...
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    the brake studs are metric, numbers are a lot...

    the brake studs are metric, numbers are a lot more understandable if you remeasure in millimeters

    fork looks normal

    the new brakes are missing parts, bushing/spring tensioner goes in...
  13. seeing red flags in OP post, need to ask do...

    seeing red flags in OP post, need to ask

    do you know what a 'cone wrench' is?
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    topeak road morph

    topeak road morph
  15. assume uselessly short levers are a v-brake...

    assume uselessly short levers are a v-brake related trend
    so only the long version makes sense to be canti compatible
  16. why's that a problem ? the one in your right hand...

    why's that a problem ? the one in your right hand behaves the same way right ?

    if sorting out the different motions of braking vs shifting is difficult, maybe brifters aren't your thing.
    how...
  17. surly does make 1" steerer versions of their...

    surly does make 1" steerer versions of their crosscheck/LHT forks,

    they even are keep the same names in the QBPcatalog
    however they dont come oem with the frames as the frames need 1"1/8
    rather...
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    you dont need a longer seatpost you need a...

    you dont need a longer seatpost


    you need a bigger bike
  19. you'll want a 26.8 clamp, bottom pull,...

    you'll want a 26.8 clamp, bottom pull, traditional swing, mtb/hybrid derailer that has capacity for your chainrings. pick one that matches said criteria, modern deore is beyond 7 spd tho and will be...
  20. why not a 126mm cassette hub (using a 7spd short...

    why not a 126mm cassette hub (using a 7spd short freehub body)? no frame bending, no dish assymetry change, strong axle/bearing placement - no tradeoffs only benefits this route
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    Why is the question 'thief or legit'? haven't...

    Why is the question 'thief or legit'?
    haven't you considered that 'legitimate bike thief' is also possible?

    any rate I doubt it, legit thieves use angle grinders, not bolt cutters
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    looks like fun but I can't help but feel like the...

    looks like fun but I can't help but feel like the extra wheels is cheating, also how much weight. I'd assume that a normal bmx bike would be more capable given a skilled rider
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    forseeable problem you cant make your crank...

    forseeable problem
    you cant make your crank spider thinner to put rings closer, and even if you could your chain wouldn't fit w/o rubbing



    note
    mtb and road sprockets have the same spacing,...
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    since the wheel was untrued as a result of sudden...

    since the wheel was untrued as a result of sudden external force, it means a bent rim. spokes can break, but otherwise dont suddenly lose adjustment

    if it became untrued over time while being...
  25. seen sprockets crack and fall out of those...

    seen sprockets crack and fall out of those freewheels often when they get old, seriously doubt it was a factory assembly error
    work on a lot of student bikes (shop in college town) and they're a lot...
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