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Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-06, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By crgowo

Sorry didnt post it right... I was tired last...

Sorry didnt post it right... I was tired last night, but dont want to rip anyone off. Im the one selling it and didnt know what would be a fair price.

Thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-29-06, 10:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By crgowo

what is this worth

I dont want to get ripped off and was wondering if i can get some help. What is an 04 Marin Portofino worth in nearly new condition. Has less then 400 miles on it. still pretty much stock. Link...
03-15-06, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By crgowo

I love my velociraptors but I live in the far...

I love my velociraptors but I live in the far east side of Texas. If your in west TX that is totally different terrain, shrug.
03-04-06, 12:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,100
Posted By crgowo

ah I see it no on their site now. How would i...

ah I see it no on their site now. How would i put on a tensioner if it doesnt have a rear derailuer hanger.
03-03-06, 11:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,100
Posted By crgowo

Just a regular generic quick release rear hub. ...

Just a regular generic quick release rear hub. As for spacing I guess I would need to email redline or pricepoint on that one.
03-03-06, 11:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,100
Posted By crgowo

redline monocog rear wheel question

Im wanting to build a single speed bike with all my spare parts and saw the redline monocog frame and fork at pricepoint for around 150. Would I beable to use my old rear wheel with the Gusset 1-ER...
10-14-05, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,754
Posted By crgowo

I believe Turner had to pay specialized for the...

I believe Turner had to pay specialized for the horst link and had to start paying Ellsworth for the ICT license which is the way the angle placement or the rocker and the seatstay if I remember...
10-09-05, 02:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 984
Posted By crgowo

thanks for the help. Ill check those...

thanks for the help.



Ill check those things, because my bb may be to narrow because when in the small chain ring and biggest cog the chain is just about to rub against the tire.
10-06-05, 10:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 984
Posted By crgowo

Can i put a chain guide on my bike?

I may be wrong but are some chain guides mounted by pressing it with the bbcup? If so what size bb do they fit.
Im thinking of purchasing this to help reduce chain suck while pedaling. I mostly...
09-29-05, 09:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,085
Posted By crgowo

arent gear boxes supposed to be inclosed and...

arent gear boxes supposed to be inclosed and sealed form the elements? I thought that was the main advantage to gear boxes. That one doesnt look enclosed at all. Oh and ya it is ugly.

hehe i...
09-13-05, 01:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By crgowo

Pretty much what I did when the exact same thing...

Pretty much what I did when the exact same thing happened on a friends bike. But I instead of a tap I just used the pedal. Screwed it in on the back inside of the crank all the way in to clean out...
09-08-05, 04:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,145
Posted By crgowo

$979 seems like a good deal, since less then a...

$979 seems like a good deal, since less then a year ago they were 1700 for the lowest model.
As for the brakes thats totaly up to you. How much more are they at the lbs then online? Does the...
09-06-05, 11:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 625
Posted By crgowo

Hey Raiyn, isnt your rotor on backwards? ...

Hey Raiyn, isnt your rotor on backwards? Shouldnt the waves be facing forward or toward tire rotation for better strenght?
09-02-05, 08:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,904
Posted By crgowo

well i got this email back form woodman about the...

well i got this email back form woodman about the LTI hubs
"It has 3 sets of double pawls, and engages in less than 9 degrees. Contact feels immediate.

The LTC has has 2 engagement points and...
09-02-05, 10:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,904
Posted By crgowo

How many engagement points does the woodman hubs...

How many engagement points does the woodman hubs have?
09-01-05, 11:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By crgowo

Then why is brass widely perferred for nipples on...

Then why is brass widely perferred for nipples on wheelsets then alloy nipples? I never understood this.
09-01-05, 10:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 778
Posted By crgowo

I think he means to buy a full bike with one of...

I think he means to buy a full bike with one of the yeti build options. You save money if you just buy a full bike then build up one. But then you might want to change this.. then that.. etc etc...
08-24-05, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,494
Posted By crgowo

Minoura stands any good?

Im looking to buy a bike stand to make working on my bike easier. Anyhow I saw 4 on nashbar for around 100Bux 3 are minoura and 1 parktool. Anyone have experience with any of the Minoura stands. ...
08-17-05, 10:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 701
Posted By crgowo

Its not an all mountain bike but its a trail bike...

Its not an all mountain bike but its a trail bike

giant trance 3 or 2 if you can find one under 2grand
4.2 inch travel
wanna be dw-link
fox float r rear shock
trance 2 reba fork
trance 3...
08-13-05, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,434
Posted By crgowo

New bottom bracket, correct size.

Just want to make sure i purchase the right size. On my current BB it says.

CHINHAUR
CH52 - 73
113.5L
BC1.37x 24T

I havent found a 113.5 size so would i just need to get a 113mm, 73mm...
06-30-05, 03:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 828
Posted By crgowo

Mostly DiamondBack :D I live in west...

Mostly DiamondBack :D

I live in west texas and on the side of the mountain I usually ride you see snakes and lizards all the time. A few rabbits here and there but mostly snakes and lizards. ...
06-30-05, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,312
Posted By crgowo

Well unlike instances mentioned above. I though...

Well unlike instances mentioned above. I though you where supposed to always anounce your presense. Like attach a bell to your bike. That way near by animals hear you coming and leave the area...
06-28-05, 09:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,335
Posted By crgowo

If your hubs look like something like this... ...

If your hubs look like something like this...
http://www.jensonusa.com/store/imgWrapper.aspx?img=/hu/hu608b00_front.jpg&type=3
Then you dont need new hubs. The left side of the hub in the picture...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-05, 11:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 604
Posted By crgowo

I just started road biking but im curious how do...

I just started road biking but im curious how do you all carry all your fluids. I saw someone takes a camelbak but i know a lot roadies dont. Do you have more then 2 water bottle cages or do you...
06-27-05, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,103
Posted By crgowo

Dang that is one heavy .....

Dang that is one heavy .....
06-16-05, 10:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By crgowo

ya there is a lot of info on the trance in the...

ya there is a lot of info on the trance in the giant form on mtbr.com. Here Is Trance thread that has links to all trance topics.
http://forums.mtbr.com/showthread.php?t=107871
06-14-05, 11:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,972
Posted By crgowo

The bike I would choose out of the 3 would be the...

The bike I would choose out of the 3 would be the llithium but like dirtjump said it has parts listed not on the bike. The fork for instance says its a marz but in the pic its a manitou. If the...
06-14-05, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By crgowo

You might want to check out the rock shox new...

You might want to check out the rock shox new Reba line of forks. You can get a 85mm travel version or a Uturn thats adjustable from 85-115mm. Also a minute 2 but it has 100 or 130mm preset travel...
06-14-05, 12:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 968
Posted By crgowo

thats kind of a condescending post... oh wait...

thats kind of a condescending post... oh wait just saw your description. :p
But I agree that if they said it was and you wanted aluminum then take it back.
06-14-05, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 968
Posted By crgowo

It will eventually rust if the protective coat...

It will eventually rust if the protective coat gets rubbed off. But if you take care of it, it can last a pretty long time. You can get it sprayed with frame saver i think its called to recoat...
06-13-05, 03:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,003
Posted By crgowo

Man I would like to ride some where like that. ...

Man I would like to ride some where like that. Its all desert mountain with small bushes and cacti everywhere on my local trails. They're fun but the sun beats down hard with trees to provide...
06-11-05, 05:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,368
Posted By crgowo

inStep trailer coupler doesnt fit my bike.

I just purchased and InStep trailer for my daughter so my wife and I can go riding and take her with us. Well The coupler that mounts with the skewer mount the trailer doesnt fit on my bike. Since...
06-06-05, 03:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,449
Posted By crgowo

Check out Cat Eye's website. ...

Check out Cat Eye's website.
http://www.cateye.com/en/products/viewProductModels.php?catId=6
They have a nice selection of computers that are in your price range.
06-06-05, 02:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 613
Posted By crgowo

I find cambria's shipping rates to be a little...

I find cambria's shipping rates to be a little high though. I havent had a problem with pricepoint and nashbar. I hear alfredebike is good also.
06-04-05, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,158
Posted By crgowo

Im in the market for on as well. I have one...

Im in the market for on as well. I have one question though, is there a pivot on the arm incase i fall it wont roll the trailer over? Thanks.
05-12-05, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By crgowo

What features are you looking for? My wife got a...

What features are you looking for? My wife got a cat eye (something) 5 and it has the basic features like speed, max speed, trip distance, odometer, and time for 15$. I got a cat eye astrale 8 for...
05-12-05, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
Posted By crgowo

You might want to mention what your budget is so...

You might want to mention what your budget is so that we can help you out further. People can name better forks all day long but it wouldnt do you any good if you cant afford them.
But I'll...
05-11-05, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By crgowo

Would the Iron horse MKIII fit this catagory as...

Would the Iron horse MKIII fit this catagory as well as most 4inch to 5 inch trail bkes? Kona dawg should be good too, no?
05-11-05, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,477
Posted By crgowo

:) I'll give that a try tonight.

:) I'll give that a try tonight.
05-10-05, 10:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,477
Posted By crgowo

Oh man i cleaned it with bleach yesterday then...

Oh man i cleaned it with bleach yesterday then with listerine and went riding today :( man i had to dump my water out. I didnt rinse it out good enough. The listerine made my tonge timgle just...
05-10-05, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By crgowo

But wont the crank be more in front then it was...

But wont the crank be more in front then it was before? Sorry to be asking this noob questions.
05-10-05, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By crgowo

Im still debating on either the 120mm marathon s...

Im still debating on either the 120mm marathon s 04 or a 108mm duke xc uturn. Since i have no way of knowing how it will change the feel... especially in tight technical areas like rocky switchbacks...
05-10-05, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By crgowo

So if i have a seattube with setback should I...

So if i have a seattube with setback should I revert to a normal straight one if I go with 120mm fork?
Ive only raced once. Dont think i'll be doing it again... for a while at least. I just ride...
05-09-05, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By crgowo

will 20mm more make a big difference...

I was thinking of purchasing the 04 marathons that are selling everywhere for around 300$ but they are all 120mm. My current fork has 100mm of travel. I emailed K2 and asked them if it would void...
05-09-05, 08:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,477
Posted By crgowo

Thanks. Ill try the bleach tonight.

Thanks. Ill try the bleach tonight.
05-09-05, 05:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,477
Posted By crgowo

Am i the only one who's camelbak bladder is...

Am i the only one who's camelbak bladder is turning green? I clean it out say every 4 months. Is that not often enough? looks kinda gross. Just wanted to know if I was the only one or maybe i...
05-06-05, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 754
Posted By crgowo

not that im a veteran in any way but I agree.

not that im a veteran in any way but I agree.
05-05-05, 04:58 PM
05-04-05, 11:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 979
Posted By crgowo

:) You might be better off purchasing a new...

:)

You might be better off purchasing a new bike. It will have a lot more upgrades with a better frame then the next. You dont have to start out with an expensive bike. I started out with a...
04-26-05, 12:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By crgowo

These rims should fit you good ...

These rims should fit you good
http://www.jensonusa.com/store/product/WH609A00-Jenson+Usa+Hope+Xc+Disc717+Wheelset.aspx
they use the 717 rim on a hope hub.
As for your 7 speed. Im not sure. ...
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