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Old 07-03-19, 07:12 AM
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This thread sucks.
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Old 07-03-19, 07:22 AM
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This thread sucks.
Why do you waste time reading/responding?
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Old 07-03-19, 07:23 AM
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Why do you waste time reading/responding?
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Why do I waste the time also?
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Old 07-03-19, 08:40 AM
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Don't need no stinkin kickstand!
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Old 07-03-19, 12:11 PM
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Don't need no stinkin kickstand!

I have absolutely zero need for a fat bike, and yet I find myself wanting one. Nice Pic.


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Old 07-03-19, 01:08 PM
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Don't need no stinkin kickstand!
Or a helmet.
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Old 07-03-19, 01:12 PM
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I don't wear a helmet. I am looking for a kickstand, but finding one that'll work on my bike is proving difficult.

Not sure the point of this thread when there are other kickstand and helmet threads, but if it's to see the pattern in their use together, then; kickstand yes, helmet no.
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Old 07-03-19, 02:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Kedosto View Post
I have absolutely zero need for a fat bike, and yet I find myself wanting one. Nice Pic.


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same here. I want' one, wont' ride it much really but just want one.....
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Old 07-03-19, 04:43 PM
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Originally Posted by MikeyMK View Post
Or a helmet.
I'll bet that thing floats.
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Old 07-03-19, 08:02 PM
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I'll bet that thing floats.
its been tried...check this out!

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Old 07-03-19, 08:19 PM
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Originally Posted by BobbyG View Post
Kickstands and helmets
and clickety clip-ins
Bright blinking bike lights and warm woolen mittens
Team-colored jerseys and Crane bells that ring
These are a few of my fav'rite bike things...

When the dog bites
when the bee stings
when I'm feeling fat
I just remember my favor'rite bike things
and then I don't feel so bad

(apologies to Richard Hart...and everyone else)
Excellent!
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Old 07-03-19, 09:06 PM
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I only have one bike with a kickstand, a 1972 Raleigh Superbe I use as a city bike. But I do wear a helmet when I ride it.
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Old 07-05-19, 06:12 PM
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I ride bicycles on road and mtn.biking. I used to also ride motorcyles-on and off-road. Off road-on a bicycle as well as a motorcycle, I have heard the helmet hit the ground, and was very happy it was the helmet instead of my head. The only thing that had a kickstand was the road motorcycle. Kickstands don't belong off-road--dangerous if a jar might cause them to come down. My road bicycle doesn't have a kickstand, never felt the need. ALWAYS a helmet.
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Old 07-06-19, 06:22 PM
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Helmets are cool... kickstands are not
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Old 07-07-19, 04:29 PM
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There's a matter of opinion...
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Old 07-08-19, 08:23 AM
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Butter flavor is more aero.


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Old 07-11-19, 09:29 AM
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I can't get my kickstand clean, so I just change it every 600 miles is it Friday yet?
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Old 07-11-19, 09:30 AM
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Originally Posted by rumrunn6 View Post
I can't get my kickstand clean, so I just change it every 600 miles is it Friday yet?
Have you tried corn starch?
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Old 07-11-19, 09:39 AM
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I use kickstands, helmets, luggage racks, bells, horns, panniers, gloves, CO2 & hand pump, compressor, tire liners, beach cruisers, ebijes, commuters, road bikes, mtbs,

What is the point**********??
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Old 07-11-19, 11:24 AM
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ebijes
google came back w/ "ebikes"
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Old 07-11-19, 05:15 PM
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Commuter on an old MtB: Helmet and kickstand always.
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One bike has a kickstand but I always wear a helmet even on the bike path since it has a mirror to let me see the rude bikers zooming by at minimum distance. Some tourists find kickstands very useful when unpacking camping gear etc from panniers.
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Kickstand on every bike I've owned, but I can't remember the last time I wore a helmet while biking.
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Old 07-13-19, 07:37 PM
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One bike has a kickstand but I always wear a helmet even on the bike path since it has a mirror to let me see the rude bikers zooming by at minimum distance. Some tourists find kickstands very useful when unpacking camping gear etc from panniers.
Yes, and the reason I just ordered a rear model to replace the ubiquitous center model.
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Old 07-13-19, 07:41 PM
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I've never added a kickstand to a bike, but if one came on it, I've left it.

Helmet most of the time.
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