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07-21-15, 07:41 AM
07-02-15, 10:53 AM
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Posted By Coop500

Way too big for me, but somebody here may be...

Way too big for me, but somebody here may be interested:

60cm Peugeot U-08 frame & fork with xtras (http://erie.craigslist.org/bop/5096338512.html)
60cm Peugeot U-08 frame & fork with xtras - $20...
07-02-15, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 487
Posted By Coop500

Did you read the specs? I know based on your...

Did you read the specs? I know based on your recent posts you seem hung up on not believing their is a quality difference in bikes and components but the differences are apparent if you look at the...
07-02-15, 08:42 AM
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Views: 6,575
Posted By Coop500

LOL I never thought of it like that.

LOL I never thought of it like that.
07-02-15, 07:15 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,575
Posted By Coop500

I think some people not into bikes, think a...

I think some people not into bikes, think a "fixie" is any road bike. I have seen several ads on c'list lately labeled as fixie but the bike clearly had gears and shifters.
07-01-15, 02:30 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,428
Posted By Coop500

For me it is about organization and planning. The...

For me it is about organization and planning. The more I prepare and plan in the evening, the smoother my departure in the morning goes. But I am one of those people where everything has to be just...
07-01-15, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Coop500

About 10 years ago I bought this bike for $5.95...

About 10 years ago I bought this bike for $5.95 at the local Goodwill. I replaced the seat, back tire, and cables. I it was a fun bike. I kind of wish I kept it because I doubt I will ever find a...
Forum: Touring
06-30-15, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,315
Posted By Coop500

This is a good point, one I didn't even think...

This is a good point, one I didn't even think about until I started researching conversions a few weeks ago. Looking at Surly LHT dimensions the ST and TT on the 56cm is very similar to my old...
Forum: Touring
06-30-15, 09:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,315
Posted By Coop500

I have been looking into a drop bar conversion...

I have been looking into a drop bar conversion for my daily rider. The biggest expense is really the shifters as MTB lever/shifter combos on drop bars aren't really a good match. Shifters are also...
06-29-15, 06:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,369
Posted By Coop500

How the heck do you reach to shave your whole...

How the heck do you reach to shave your whole back? I'd end up with a swath down the middle still hairy and look even worse LOL.
06-29-15, 06:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,714
Posted By Coop500

I have always just used a hitch pin lock, similar...

I have always just used a hitch pin lock, similar to this:

http://images.lowes.com/product/converted/042899/042899675204lg.jpg
06-27-15, 01:49 PM
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Posted By Coop500

Any REALLY tall people need a bike? 36"...

Any REALLY tall people need a bike? 36" standover, yikes!

Schwinn LeTour 1986 Road Bike (http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/bik/5087541446.html)
...
06-27-15, 06:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,012
Posted By Coop500

I use a bar mounted mirror. I have been riding...

I use a bar mounted mirror. I have been riding motorcycles for 35 years and I am just used to a bar mounted mirror I guess.
06-27-15, 05:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,098
Posted By Coop500

http://randomthoughtsandphotos.com/images/ThreadsT...

http://randomthoughtsandphotos.com/images/ThreadsThatWillNotDie.jpg
06-27-15, 05:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 861
Posted By Coop500

LOL I'm sorry but that made me laugh for real. I...

LOL I'm sorry but that made me laugh for real. I buy 99% of my bike stuff online because of where I live (no shops closer than 30 minutes away) and I am far from wealthy. I can't believe that you are...
Forum: Commuting
06-26-15, 06:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,050
Posted By Coop500

I always wondered how slow people have to move to...

I always wondered how slow people have to move to take 15 minutes to shower.
06-25-15, 04:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,207
Posted By Coop500

LOL. My problem these days is the 12oz curls are...

LOL. My problem these days is the 12oz curls are catching up with me :) .
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-15, 04:17 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,808
Posted By Coop500

If I rode by and saw the person outside I would...

If I rode by and saw the person outside I would stop. Not for a physical confrontation but to discuss things like adults. Unfortunately that could open the door for the situation to escalate so maybe...
06-25-15, 03:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,207
Posted By Coop500

That's awesome congrats! I do not even look...

That's awesome congrats!

I do not even look at BMI, if you have done any weight lifting in your life you will be obese or overweight according to the chart. I once weighed 215 and had 7-8% body...
06-25-15, 03:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,959
Posted By Coop500

Mixing clothing is the worst. I mean all the cool...

Mixing clothing is the worst. I mean all the cool kids will make fun of you for breaking from the herd. Seriously wear whatever you like whether it's full kit or casual. Riding is fun, I think we all...
06-25-15, 08:33 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,784
Posted By Coop500

I agree. I am not sure what would have happened...

I agree. I am not sure what would have happened if he didn't go. If you use a fake name and don't go in, what would they do besides be on the look out for you?

Edit: I am also confused how anybody...
06-25-15, 08:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,444
Posted By Coop500

That is a cool bike, but you definitely have your...

That is a cool bike, but you definitely have your work cut out for you on that one :) .
06-24-15, 02:54 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,784
Posted By Coop500

Around here you would be required to show up with...

Around here you would be required to show up with a valid drivers license within 24-48 hours. My brother was pulled over for speeding once and forgot his license and he had to go in to the station...
06-24-15, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 706
Posted By Coop500

I really appreciate the offer from you both, I...

I really appreciate the offer from you both, I wasn't trying to mooch free parts though. It's awesome you guys even considered it and I do appreciate it. I was just whining out loud that around here...
06-24-15, 10:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 706
Posted By Coop500

I wish I could find something like this around...

I wish I could find something like this around here. I am looking for some old road bars cheap for a conversion project.
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