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10-14-21, 11:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By Greg R

Hats of to Moe!! His offering got me back on...

Hats of to Moe!! His offering got me back on track, and the chain line is back to normal. Now on to the headset. Good thing I checked; some of the balls in the upper race are missing. I counted...
10-09-21, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 425
Posted By Schreck83

I needed another one and the shape of the washer...

I needed another one and the shape of the washer reminded me of a 3/4" copper pipe cap. It only took about 25 minutes to fashion this one from copper. No hammering required.
...
10-08-21, 06:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 508
Posted By MNBikeCommuter

That is all I've ever done too, the method...

That is all I've ever done too, the method gleaned from either Jobst or Sheldon.
10-07-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 508
Posted By ThermionicScott

Iíve never used a hammer to form the elbows to...

Iíve never used a hammer to form the elbows to the hub. Pressing with my thumbs while the spokes are under low tension seems to do the job.
10-07-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 508
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

There use to be a spoke head punch available but...

There use to be a spoke head punch available but like tools that are un needed it likely suffered a slow poor selling death. I use my hands/fingers to bend/remove the bowing that new spokes have when...
10-06-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 897
Posted By mprince

Those likely are for threadless, for a...

Those likely are for threadless, for a conventional headset the washer needs to be keyed to fit into the slot milled into the threaded steerer tube.
09-04-21, 09:11 AM
09-01-21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,222
Posted By fujidon

There's nothing quite like designing a system...

There's nothing quite like designing a system with total disregard of normal human behavior and then expecting that behavior to magically change.
08-30-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,844
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

squirrels and rabbit, hold your line. I doubt you...

squirrels and rabbit, hold your line. I doubt you could hit a squirrel if you tried. but if you evade your chances increase
08-13-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,282
Posted By 1974jim

In a country where so many people are perpetually...

In a country where so many people are perpetually angry, and where guns are literally everywhere, the prudent course is to not show any reaction at all.
Road rage is very real, and increasingly...
08-12-21, 11:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 515
Posted By 70sSanO

I’m not sure what is going on, but I have a...

I’m not sure what is going on, but I have a question.

Are you tightening the QR just by turning it; i,e. threading it into the QR skewer nut until it is tight?

John
08-08-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,481
Posted By drlogik

+1 Huret Jubilee. I had one on my old Raleigh...

+1 Huret Jubilee. I had one on my old Raleigh Super Course from 1975. Beautiful design, light weight and great shifter. Piece of cake to adjust.


Simplicity....

...
08-08-21, 05:26 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,481
Posted By JohnDThompson

Huret Jubilee, FTW. One of the lightest, as well.

Huret Jubilee, FTW. One of the lightest, as well.
07-22-21, 08:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 502
Posted By dedhed

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Like this.
Forum: Foo
07-18-21, 07:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,112
Posted By david101

Have you looked at VueScan software? It worked...

Have you looked at VueScan software? It worked for me when my canon scanner refused to play with Windows 10.
Forum: Foo
07-18-21, 04:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,288
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...I heard that if you got vaccinated, the 5G...

.
...I heard that if you got vaccinated, the 5G chip will interfere with your login. That's just what I heard.
07-16-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By livedarklions

According to the Facebook page, looks like they...

According to the Facebook page, looks like they got to St. Augustine, and only had to ride through one tropical storm.

Thanks for posting this!
07-16-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,124
Posted By livedarklions

I agree with most of that, except that I think...

I agree with most of that, except that I think the level of info is almost never enough, and those threads almost always turn into debates over what happened.

I think if we're serious about...
07-15-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,124
Posted By flangehead

I find this forum useful from time to time for...

I find this forum useful from time to time for the following general topics:

1. I find value in near-miss reports with enough information that I can think about how it might happen to me and how I...
07-06-21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,544
Posted By livedarklions

Given what the police were supporting here, I...

Given what the police were supporting here, I don't see how this discussion can be about anything but carrying on bikes.

​​​​​​The posts are already insinuating that not carrying is living in a...
07-06-21, 01:54 AM
Replies: 20,643
Views: 3,617,495
Posted By madpogue

Is that a Giant Teton?

Is that a Giant Teton?
07-01-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 778
Posted By jccaclimber

Proper use of the correct tool and not using ball...

Proper use of the correct tool and not using ball end tools on overly tight fasteners will fix 95% of stripped fastener issues.
I deal with a lot of bikes on poor condition at a local co-op. ...
07-01-21, 03:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,677
Posted By SurferRosa

Because people like to work on their bikes...

Because people like to work on their bikes without buying $200 in tools?

Because people like to take classes to find out how to repair their bikes?

​​​​​​Because knowledgeable people like to...
06-30-21, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 548
Posted By Papa Tom

That IS kind of expensive. I think, at $11-12,...

That IS kind of expensive. I think, at $11-12, the Huffy version is worth throwing in a bag as a temporary fix until we can get her bike home and repair it properly. I will let you know how it...
06-26-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 792
Posted By trailangel

Did you orientate the QL to the top of the drive...

Did you orientate the QL to the top of the drive and slam the crank forward?
06-26-21, 09:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 608
Posted By Symox

I used wd-40. Not the chain lube but the...

I used wd-40. Not the chain lube but the classic.


just kidding :)
06-18-21, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By oneclick

https://www.bikesmithdesign.com/CotterPress/cotter...

https://www.bikesmithdesign.com/CotterPress/cotters.html
06-17-21, 12:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,443
Posted By GrainBrain

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06-12-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,344
Posted By Chistophe516

Think of it this way: 1. My (road)racing...

Think of it this way:

1. My (road)racing bike was 3x8, when I bought it in 2003. In 2010, I had it changed to 2x10.

2. When I start, I am usually in 3rd, not 1st gear. I save 1st gear for...
06-12-21, 12:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,344
Posted By AstroTurf

a recumbent trike might help as well.

a recumbent trike might help as well.
06-12-21, 06:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,344
Posted By livedarklions

I'm not reading him the same way. I think he's...

I'm not reading him the same way. I think he's saying he can ride slowly when needed incidentally, but can't sustain it over long rides. I also think he's actually trying to determine whether he...
06-11-21, 01:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 803
Posted By Bill Kapaun

When using the glue, make sure you squeeze a bit...

When using the glue, make sure you squeeze a bit of glue out and then put the cap on the tube.
An air bubble will cause the glue to dry before its time. Better to waste a couple drops of glue than...
06-10-21, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 374
Posted By Bill Kapaun

Get a patch kit-...

Get a patch kit-...
06-09-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 803
Posted By cyccommute

Only some patches become part of the tube. Itís...

Only some patches become part of the tube. Itís a chemical process that requires a sulfur containing compound in the patch and an activator/accelerator in the fluid. When they two are placed in...
06-04-21, 09:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By alcjphil

So ahead of its time. Perfectly suited to belt...

So ahead of its time. Perfectly suited to belt drive
06-01-21, 03:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 582
Posted By Crankycrank

Looks to me like you didn't push the valve stem...

Looks to me like you didn't push the valve stem into the tire before inflating. Without doing this the the thicker rubber around the stem base gets caught under the bead. Just deflate that tube, push...
05-31-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,319
Posted By Russ Roth

Nothing like wishing someone ill will for wanting...

Nothing like wishing someone ill will for wanting to follow their own path. It might not be the best idea, and its at his own risk; so why wish harm?
05-29-21, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,206
Posted By livedarklions

I have no idea what happened--the complaint...

I have no idea what happened--the complaint claimed that he ran into a parked car while climbing. Judging by the crumple, that must have been one fast climb. The complainant hurt his fingers, but...
05-28-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,488
Posted By cyccommute

Decades?! Maybe a bit over a decade. The...

Decades?! Maybe a bit over a decade. The technology for strobe lights didnít really exist prior to LED bicycle lights and those didnít really come into vogue until around 2010. And I really doubt...
05-27-21, 10:23 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,488
Posted By veganbikes

I am serious and don't call me surely. I am sure...

I am serious and don't call me surely. I am sure plenty of money has been spent putting strobes on bicycle lights and yes something has remained on the market for a long time. That doesn't make it a...
05-27-21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,488
Posted By veganbikes

As others have said take it back to the shop you...

As others have said take it back to the shop you purchased it from and have them inspect it or send it to someone like Calfee or Ruckus Composites and have them look at it. Beyond that talk with your...
05-18-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,794
Posted By livedarklions

Get a beer can hat.

Get a beer can hat.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-21, 11:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,684
Posted By Litespud

Iíd likely not repair the tube roadside, but use...

Iíd likely not repair the tube roadside, but use a sound replacement. I would repair the flat tube at home and make it the spare. I have no problems with using multiply-repaired tubes
05-05-21, 11:52 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,489
Posted By bikemig

It's been a tough time for everyone during the...

It's been a tough time for everyone during the pandemic. I would have given the driver a break and just ridden around the car.
05-05-21, 06:14 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,795
Posted By BillyD

You people are clearly bored. Closed.

You people are clearly bored. Closed.
05-04-21, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By kingston

You just push the pin in with the chain-break as...

You just push the pin in with the chain-break as others have explained above. Line it up with the pin on the tool and push it in. A chain press pushes two pins on one side of the master link into...
Forum: Foo
05-01-21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,168
Posted By wgscott

That sounds like a design flaw.

That sounds like a design flaw.
04-23-21, 08:48 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,591
Posted By KAH

I wore mine all the time a ďBell BikerĒ just like...

I wore mine all the time a ďBell BikerĒ just like the one he starts the video with. Bought in the late 70s form the Yellow Jersey Bicycle Co-op on State St. in Madison WI. just a few doors down from...
04-22-21, 08:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,971
Posted By downtube42

OP back to wrap it up. I finally just gave up and...

OP back to wrap it up. I finally just gave up and sent the hub to SP. They fixed it and refunded all shipping charges.

The major downside was having to rebuild the wheel, but it runs smooth as...
04-22-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,795
Posted By blacknbluebikes

As someone who lives 14 miles from Perth Amboy,...

As someone who lives 14 miles from Perth Amboy, I'll go ahead and stick my hat in the ring.
1. I think the cops are doing the kids a favor by using "bike license" as an official reason here. ...
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