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06-12-19, 12:12 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 251,798
Posted By rossiny

some of the fine work and bikes on here make me...

some of the fine work and bikes on here make me feel guilty. got to get riding and wrenching!!:thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,821
Posted By rossiny

Sorry but this has little relevance. You don't...

Sorry but this has little relevance. You don't even know what kind of steel bike??? Wheels come into play, weight , etc,
06-04-19, 10:05 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,649
Posted By rossiny

One question.

How do you know that if AV, do in fact come into production, that roads will not be modified for their use and in turn ban cyclists from those roads?
06-03-19, 08:37 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,044
Posted By rossiny

True

True But the problem lies in the fact that because of this public transit will never improve. If busses ran more frequently and possibly smaller and more efficient. Also if trains can easily run at...
06-03-19, 08:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,649
Posted By rossiny

Wow

Read thru some of these post and comments. and all I can say is complicated..!@ The question maybe should be , just because we can, should we??. What would be so great if AV, were completely...
06-02-19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By rossiny

Dont take it personal. Mid twenties brains are...

Dont take it personal. Mid twenties brains are still not developed. And I think it is getting older for them to developed. 😒
06-02-19, 09:01 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,649
Posted By rossiny

I would feel much safer if we had public transit...

I would feel much safer if we had public transit , high speed rail and trains Linked to small buses running every 10 minutes or so and completely eliminate cars. Cars will eventually destroy the...
06-02-19, 08:44 PM
Replies: 51,159
Views: 6,633,251
Posted By rossiny

Oh my, snazzy

Oh my, snazzy
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 9,025
Posted By rossiny

boy, makes me want to stay away from carbon even...

boy, makes me want to stay away from carbon even more. buying new is kinda too much money in my opinion for any really good carbon bike properly outfitted.
05-30-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,958
Posted By rossiny

wow

get well soon. Hard to watch. when your front tire plants like that , not good.
05-30-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,557
Posted By rossiny

Thanks for the great info. I just sold my 1980s...

Thanks for the great info. I just sold my 1980s Rossin all campy , super record, as part of my reducing number of bikes. So not going to just add a bike..hehehe.🤓. I am trying to have just 1‐ fast...
Forum: Foo
05-30-19, 05:39 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,902
Posted By rossiny

Some pretty manipulative things she said here. A...

Some pretty manipulative things she said here. A counselor once told me quote: how much abuse are you willing to put up with to stay in your current relationship??? Considering what she said is...
Forum: Touring
05-28-19, 09:22 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 9,207
Posted By rossiny

Thanks

Been thinking of which pedals to use. I just bought a touring bike after years nit riding much. When I was younger road the old school cleats. Those were something. Now have the newer clipless. I am...
05-28-19, 08:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,557
Posted By rossiny

Lead

I have a lead on an 85 Voyageur . I already bought a Bianchi volpe. 1988 about. It rides very well but weighs about 30 lbs with the racks. I wonder how the Voyageur compares. ?? First touring bike I...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 724
Posted By rossiny

Fine tune

Any bike is gonna take getting used to and a few parts you want fitted to your taste. The fit is most important. Pedals are also a very personal choice , as well as saddle. The main thing is if...
05-24-19, 09:33 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,769
Posted By rossiny

and the original topic was??

and the original topic was??
05-19-19, 02:39 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,769
Posted By rossiny

Good question. I think it has a lot to do with...

Good question. I think it has a lot to do with the population also. Older countries are more in need if it because of space. Of course China is a huge country but has huge population. I have a...
05-18-19, 06:44 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,769
Posted By rossiny

What they know?

They know the price of gas is waaaaay more expensive than in the USA..
05-14-19, 01:59 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,798
Posted By rossiny

I think there for

I think you over thinking it....
Replies: 19
Views: 6,651
Posted By rossiny

Value

I bought a trek 970 with all deore in good shape. Awesome bikes. Anything like this would be very expensive today,, made in USA. That being said I paid 120.
05-09-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,564
Posted By rossiny

Well used to road race , back in the day. My...

Well used to road race , back in the day. My friend was shorter and he road like a 54. I road a 58.. I always thought that his compact bike was lighter and faster and that was why he was faster>*>>...
05-09-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,169
Posted By rossiny

1989

Car free since 1989. Amazing to me , regardless
05-06-19, 09:26 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

Usa

usa- 0
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-19, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 683,328
Posted By rossiny

very minimal over lap, only comes into play in...

very minimal over lap, only comes into play in city if you make a hard turn and pedal. So I guess I can deal with it. Just been thinking titanium and most likely will get a frame that has no toe...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 683,328
Posted By rossiny

Thanks

Thanks for info
I am not heavy , 170. And I was looking for a good light weight , fast, yet comfortable. I bought it used and find it comfortable ( has a sella anatomica)and faster than my vintage...
04-30-19, 10:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By rossiny

I always wonder these people that do this . they...

I always wonder these people that do this . they have the same 24 hour day as the rest of us and are very efficient at their jobs,,, or their financially independent??
04-30-19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,538
Posted By rossiny

huh.. you mean cars purify the air?? You mean car...

huh.. you mean cars purify the air?? You mean car manufacture, road building,, oil refineries, are cleaning up the air.. wow good news . I never knew!!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 683,328
Posted By rossiny

Casati

I have a Casati Ellisse that has a tiny bit of toe over lap. It is Columbus EL-OS tubing . I tried to put my cleat position as far as it will go , still bumps a bit, My old Rossin Record from the...
04-30-19, 09:18 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

high speed rails would be perfect in the USA....

high speed rails would be perfect in the USA. Long stretches and flat ground , but the car and plane industry has other agenda:thumb:
04-30-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

smaller

smaller more fuel efficient buses running more often. bring back the street cars in the middle of the streets, instead of the useless planters they put in the middle now:notamused:. Chicago transit...
Forum: Foo
04-29-19, 01:01 AM
Replies: 7,727
Views: 1,295,007
Posted By rossiny

Bath tubs

Bath tubs are very aerodynamic. Did you ever slip on one? Hehe.
Forum: Foo
04-28-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7,727
Views: 1,295,007
Posted By rossiny

Lancia . I actually new some one who owned a...

Lancia . I actually new some one who owned a lancia beta , think was called . Front wheel drive .. rarity for USA..
04-28-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

I meant how does a conversation about making...

I meant how does a conversation about making buses better , lead to segregation?
. No wonder humans are always struggling to get around . When you think about it transportation of the most "evolved...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-28-19, 02:22 AM
Replies: 2,807
Views: 683,328
Posted By rossiny

Any suggestions on which model has no toe...

Any suggestions on which model has no toe overlap. ? Looking into titanium. Once again is it that much better than a Columbus frame bike? Sure would be nice if you could test drive one fir a couple...
Forum: Foo
04-28-19, 02:09 AM
Replies: 7,727
Views: 1,295,007
Posted By rossiny

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-28-19, 02:08 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

No wonder cars are so popular..no comment...

No wonder cars are so popular..no comment...
Forum: Foo
04-28-19, 02:02 AM
Replies: 7,727
Views: 1,295,007
Posted By rossiny

That nash is sweet. It looks like very very...

That nash is sweet. It looks like very very aerodynamic , if you look at the sides also!
04-27-19, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By rossiny

Porsche

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04-23-19, 01:44 AM
Replies: 770
Views: 227,967
Posted By rossiny

Amazing . Wish I could do. I am trying to make...

Amazing . Wish I could do. I am trying to make some life style changes to reduce my driving.
04-22-19, 05:22 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 21,344
Posted By rossiny

I see your point, unfortunately I just don't...

I see your point, unfortunately I just don't think people are going to part with their cars . My sister once thought I was nuts when I said we need good public transit. When she came from the old...
04-22-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 21,344
Posted By rossiny

special interest groups and lobbyist dont care...

special interest groups and lobbyist dont care about votes. they care about bribing and pushing bills that favor their company who pays them $$$$$
04-22-19, 01:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,158
Posted By rossiny

Do you happen to to know how much it weighs. Do u...

Do you happen to to know how much it weighs. Do u find it good for touring, etc. ?
04-22-19, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,158
Posted By rossiny

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-22-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,158
Posted By rossiny

yes currently has 700 cyclocross type wheels and...

yes currently has 700 cyclocross type wheels and pretty wide tire. I don't know whether the brakes will work then, but it seems like it clears now. Thanks for all the help and info..
04-22-19, 10:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,158
Posted By rossiny

I worked out some kinks . It had toe over lap,...

I worked out some kinks . It had toe over lap, but I removed the front fender and adjusted my shoe clips a bit. My toe clears it now by barely a 1/4 inch . Yay !! I hate toe over lap. Has any one...
04-20-19, 08:49 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,121
Posted By rossiny

Correct, then if the chosen champ wins is he...

Correct, then if the chosen champ wins is he winning because of the domestique. . So who is the champ, the chosen champ or the other guy?
04-20-19, 01:01 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,121
Posted By rossiny

Yuppers

I agree 110% . The whole domestique thing sounds disgusting to me. Like a suck up😚... . The reason bike racing turns me off is all the blood doping in recent years of the supposedly "gifted" rider....
04-20-19, 12:45 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,673
Posted By rossiny

Super natural

Some of these sightings are of the supernatural it seems...👻👻🛸🛸🌠🌠👽👽👽👽🤓🤓
04-19-19, 08:43 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,673
Posted By rossiny

Smaller buses

Smaller more fuel efficient busses. Maybe hybrids. Running them every 15 minutes all the time ,, everywhere. Maybe then people will stop driving cars?
04-19-19, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 251,798
Posted By rossiny

glad you ok. kinda scarey I imagine,, . how could...

glad you ok. kinda scarey I imagine,, . how could he not see you?
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