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09-30-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 348
Posted By Koyote

Phil_gretz , above, has a well-reasoned and...

Phil_gretz , above, has a well-reasoned and comprehensive response.

I would add that SPD (mountain) pedals and shoes will work just fine with a road bike, and offer the advantage of allowing you...
09-30-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 348
Posted By Rolla

I use MTB clipless on my road bike, because the...

I use MTB clipless on my road bike, because the shoes don't make you walk like a constipated duck.
09-30-20, 11:02 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,038
Posted By Reflector Guy

I'm surprised none of us have ever flipped a car...

I'm surprised none of us have ever flipped a car end-over-end the first time we drove one with that kind of brakes!
09-28-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 372
Posted By leob1

That's the "Time to buy new Shifters"...

That's the "Time to buy new Shifters" part.
Forum: Foo
09-26-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,138
Posted By FiftySix

Bank account attached to PayPal? I've always...

Bank account attached to PayPal?

I've always only had a credit card attached to my PayPal account.
09-25-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 982
Posted By phughes

This is probably not the best place to look for...

This is probably not the best place to look for an attorney.
09-25-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Gary in NJ

LBS for the Win

My neighbors own a great bike ship in the heart of Clinton NJ. I stopped in there a few months ago and told them I was looking for a new bike. We discussed the different bikes they carry and agreed...
09-22-20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 9,231
Posted By BobbyG

Basically walking and hiking are just standing.

Basically walking and hiking are just standing.
09-22-20, 04:02 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 9,231
Posted By genejockey

You also have to stop eating so much.

You also have to stop eating so much.
09-22-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 9,231
Posted By wgscott

Unplug the battery and try it again.

Unplug the battery and try it again.
09-22-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,231
Posted By indyfabz

What about a broken record?

What about a broken record?
09-22-20, 10:28 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,231
Posted By indyfabz

Doesnít mean itís not an accurate statement.

Doesnít mean itís not an accurate statement.
09-22-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,231
Posted By Miele Man

Even if the WalMart bike was decent, the assembly...

Even if the WalMart bike was decent, the assembly of it by WalMart would be iffy t the least if not downright dangerous.

Cheers
09-21-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,570
Posted By nomadmax

All of the above. Lots of things to do in a...

All of the above. Lots of things to do in a patrol car including operating a mobile data terminal for dispatches and running plates. It's safer to do that while stopped.

Just because you don't...
09-21-20, 07:02 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,570
Posted By Clyde1820

Defensive driving has its place. In similar...

Defensive driving has its place. In similar situations where either a) someone's coming rapidly to an intersection and looks like he/she won't be stopping, or b) a cyclist is coming where in my...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,354
Posted By RNAV

If that's it . . . what a let-down. That's...

If that's it . . . what a let-down. That's almost as bad as Trek's "this will change the face of cycling forever" wave cell helmet campaign.
09-12-20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 527
Posted By Koyote

Which would not explain the markings that concern...

Which would not explain the markings that concern the OP.
09-12-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By CarbonBone

I'm going to guess that GTI stands for Graphite...

I'm going to guess that GTI stands for Graphite Technology Inc. because that's the name printed on the seat tube. Which makes this a genuine iron horse technically.
09-10-20, 12:14 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,701
Posted By livedarklions

Well, if I have to throw it back, it's not going...

Well, if I have to throw it back, it's not going to be in one piece.
09-10-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,701
Posted By livedarklions

Somebody throws their bike at you, it's now your...

Somebody throws their bike at you, it's now your bike, right?
09-09-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,483
Posted By AlmostTrick

[Self Appointed thread police] Wrong forum, this...

[Self Appointed thread police] Wrong forum, this belongs in training and nutrition.
09-09-20, 04:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 726
Posted By nomadmax

Baseball card and a clothes pin.

Baseball card and a clothes pin.
09-06-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,367
Posted By f1russgp

Carbon as a classic 1986 production and still riding like new

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09-03-20, 08:23 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,038
Posted By Kapusta

Any brake worth a poop will throw you over the...

Any brake worth a poop will throw you over the bars if you squeeze hard and donít lean back some.

None of these brakes in and of themselves are more likely to do so than others. For ALL brakes it...
08-31-20, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By MNebiker

When I retired I needed something to help fill my...

When I retired I needed something to help fill my time, so I worked for 7 years as a bike tech at Dick's. We sold a ton of these bikes, mostly to teens. The only problems we had were caused by the...
08-26-20, 08:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 571
Posted By Trakhak

Bike stores almost universally use the cheapest...

Bike stores almost universally use the cheapest bulk-order tubes and do hundreds of flat repairs per year, with few or no tube failures. In other words, yes, most tube failures are from user error.
08-25-20, 11:12 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,167
Posted By indyfabz

It doesn't rain in mom's basement unless a pipe...

It doesn't rain in mom's basement unless a pipe bursts.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-20, 01:17 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,342
Posted By Kapusta

For crying out loud, people, you can get a...

For crying out loud, people, you can get a Specialized Tarmac with any build you want. With more options than even Project One offers.

They sell this as a frameset, and is available in five...
08-23-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 495
Posted By alcjphil

The shop did not install the cranks and bottom...

The shop did not install the cranks and bottom bracket, that was done by the factory that manufactured the bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,342
Posted By Kapusta

Wait... 1x is the only option IN THAT COLOR? ...

Wait... 1x is the only option IN THAT COLOR? Seriously? This is your complaint?

Here is a wild idea... get a different color.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-20, 06:53 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,342
Posted By burnthesheep

Topic makes no sense. There IS a 2x SL7 pro in...

Topic makes no sense. There IS a 2x SL7 pro in the catalog. It is Di2 and not SRAM. Thatís a choice.

The model being complained about here is specifically listed as being the 1x option. So,...
08-23-20, 02:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 535
Posted By GlennR

Too long is better than too short.

Too long is better than too short.
08-22-20, 10:06 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,757
Posted By skidder

I thought it was a Serbian cyclist giving a...

I thought it was a Serbian cyclist giving a 'one-finger wave' and putting a stick in the spokes of an Austrian cyclist named Franz Ferdinand. Maybe my history teachers were wrong? ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-20, 06:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 509
Posted By noodle soup

I understand why some people like SPD shoes, but...

I understand why some people like SPD shoes, but have never seen a single-sided SPD pedal that would hang in the right position.
08-22-20, 04:24 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,757
Posted By livedarklions

It's a little known fact that WW I was actually...

It's a little known fact that WW I was actually caused by the failure of a French cyclist to wave at an Austrian cyclist. Franz Ferdinand is an urban legend.

True story.
08-22-20, 04:10 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,757
Posted By hillyman

I just know it's BF coming to a full circle when...

I just know it's BF coming to a full circle when The Wave question comes back around.
I don't see much importance if someone waves back at me or not. May not have any more importance than if a Hello...
08-22-20, 03:37 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,757
Posted By Ghazmh

I wonder why this has never been discussed on BF...

I wonder why this has never been discussed on BF before?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-20, 08:33 AM
08-19-20, 10:51 AM
08-19-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 9,393
Posted By DrIsotope

Careful on that slippery slope! If it's not...

Careful on that slippery slope! If it's not bespoke and handbuilt, it must be terrible.
But then again, where did that builder source his materials? Better get to building a forge and start...
08-19-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 9,393
Posted By Koyote

“And one more thing: you kids get off of my lawn!”

“And one more thing: you kids get off of my lawn!”
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-20, 07:05 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,837
Posted By noodle soup

It's the same as on the road. The person that...

It's the same as on the road. The person that caused the wreck, usually flees the scene if they are able, and there are no witnesses.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-20, 06:46 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,837
Posted By bampilot06

Call your friend that would help you bury a body,...

Call your friend that would help you bury a body, and never speak of it again.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,512
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Modern 52s generally look fine to me. You...

Modern 52s generally look fine to me.

You know what looks weird? An olde 48cm Cannondale...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-20, 05:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,512
Posted By noodle soup

52cm bikes always look odd. Maybe the OP can grow...

52cm bikes always look odd. Maybe the OP can grow 3-4 inches, so he'll fit a 56cm bike.
08-15-20, 04:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,724
Posted By TiHabanero

Buy local and forget about it.

Buy local and forget about it.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-20, 07:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,335
Posted By noodle soup

+1. Mine turned off about 5-10 seconds after...

+1.

Mine turned off about 5-10 seconds after I unplugged from the PC
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-20, 07:53 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,335
Posted By Sy Reene

It's an either On or Off setting. If Auto Sleep...

It's an either On or Off setting. If Auto Sleep is on, the unit powers off in 5 minutes. It is possible I suppose to accidentally hit the start button so that an activity begins, and if you don't...
08-14-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,724
Posted By tomato coupe

I think you have a future in politics.

I think you have a future in politics.
08-14-20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,724
Posted By shelbyfv

This is a good example of how someone can become...

This is a good example of how someone can become so invested in an erroneous theory that incompatible, though factual, info is no longer absorbed. Seems like an epidemic even beyond the bike world!
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