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05-08-21, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By Homebrew01

Skidding is caused by applying the rear brake too...

Skidding is caused by applying the rear brake too much. Use the front brake primarily since it has the most stopping power. I use the rear brake for general slowing, but the front for harder braking...
05-08-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 353
Posted By Homebrew01

I had a mystery creak that was from my front QR...

I had a mystery creak that was from my front QR skewer not quite tight enough. It must have been micro-moving in the fork tip when out of the saddle climbing.
05-03-21, 07:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 745
Posted By Homebrew01

Yup. I regularly use the cheap vegetable oil on...

Yup. I regularly use the cheap vegetable oil on my hands to loosen grease or oil paint. Then wash with regular soap.
04-27-21, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 374
Posted By Homebrew01

Moved from General.

Moved from General.
04-21-21, 07:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 691
Posted By Homebrew01

I double checked the thread title. It's about...

I double checked the thread title. It's about brakes, not other people.
04-09-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 741
Posted By Homebrew01

If you bought it at auction, I would think that's...

If you bought it at auction, I would think that's pretty much establishing market value.
04-06-21, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 553
Posted By Homebrew01

What does a bike need to do to rank below varsity...

What does a bike need to do to rank below varsity ?
04-03-21, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 594
Posted By Homebrew01

Welcome to Bike Forums Sorry you've had bad...

Welcome to Bike Forums
Sorry you've had bad experiences.
Bike Forums has many subgroups for all different aspects of cycling. Take a look around.
04-03-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 594
Posted By Homebrew01

There's a subset of rude or otherwise uncivil...

There's a subset of rude or otherwise uncivil people in every category of endeavor.
04-03-21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By Homebrew01

A used bike might be an easier option. Keep your...

A used bike might be an easier option. Keep your old parts for spares, or donate to a local co-op or such.

"...I'm not touring anymore, just getting around town, shopping and recreation...."
04-03-21, 09:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,245
Posted By Homebrew01

Looks like a crack in the lower lug itself. First...

Looks like a crack in the lower lug itself. First thing I noticed in pic #2
04-03-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,879
Posted By Homebrew01

Inspiration for Campy 980 ?

Inspiration for Campy 980 ?
04-03-21, 09:09 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,783
Posted By Homebrew01

April Fools, but Craigslist has a surprising...

April Fools, but Craigslist has a surprising number of junk bikes with April Fools pricing all year long.
04-03-21, 08:50 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 7,632
Posted By Homebrew01

I have a Waltham that looks very similar.

I have a Waltham that looks very similar.
03-22-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By Homebrew01

I wouldn't bother riding low end tubulars. Get...

I wouldn't bother riding low end tubulars. Get nice ones, and appreciate the ride quality. Otherwise, ride clinchers.
03-22-21, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 887
Posted By Homebrew01

No, applies to $100 race tires also. Bald tread...

No, applies to $100 race tires also. Bald tread is best on the road.
03-22-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,762
Posted By Homebrew01

Dark matter may not be on that schematic, and...

Dark matter may not be on that schematic, and that's a significant component of the universe. Periodic table elements are only about 5% of the universe. The other 95% is a mystery....Dark matter...
03-22-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 887
Posted By Homebrew01

This. Road tread is cosmetic.

This. Road tread is cosmetic.
03-22-21, 07:45 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,445
Posted By Homebrew01

As already said, the frame, and, or, fork is...

As already said, the frame, and, or, fork is bent. Can't tell how bad from here.
03-22-21, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By Homebrew01

You do not need original parts. You do need...

You do not need original parts. You do need undamaged, compatible parts, properly installed.
Forum: Foo
03-14-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,485
Posted By Homebrew01

I suddenly feel thirsty !

I suddenly feel thirsty !
Forum: Foo
03-14-21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,485
Posted By Homebrew01

I got Moderna #1 last week.

I got Moderna #1 last week.
Forum: Foo
03-14-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By Homebrew01

"no motor" was NOT asked or told to leave B.F. ...

"no motor" was NOT asked or told to leave B.F.
OP's choice.
02-16-21, 10:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,182
Posted By Homebrew01

Pull over to the side of the road. Right hand...

Pull over to the side of the road. Right hand pedal at 9:00, right foot out of the way, ground sloping away, pee, clip in, ride.
It helps to have practically no traffic.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,539
Posted By Homebrew01

Giro Bishop

Giro Bishop
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,005
Posted By Homebrew01

5-6 times a week might be too much for now, but...

5-6 times a week might be too much for now, but 3-4 would help. Rest & recovery is important, But only 2 days per week is not enough to improve.
02-07-21, 09:10 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,317
Posted By Homebrew01

Other industries using press fit are mainly using...

Other industries using press fit are mainly using them with hardened steel, not aluminum & carbon fiber contact areas.
02-06-21, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By Homebrew01

Moved to "General".

Moved to "General".
01-23-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,068
Posted By Homebrew01

People can change.

People can change.
01-17-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,961
Posted By Homebrew01

I was driving home and came up on a rider with a...

I was driving home and came up on a rider with a solid rear light, dark clothing & and minimal reflective surfaces. I think a blinking light would have made him more visible.

For regular riding at...
01-16-21, 06:55 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 23,702
Posted By Homebrew01

My rain bike is named "Rain bike", my red bike is...

My rain bike is named "Rain bike", my red bike is named "Red Bike", my yellow bike is named "Yellow bike", my mtn bike is named "Mountain bike", my six/13 is named six/13.........etc...
01-16-21, 06:51 PM
01-14-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2,336
Views: 241,115
Posted By Homebrew01

My daughter's cat is captivated by nature shows,...

My daughter's cat is captivated by nature shows, especially if they have felines of some kind, or birds. Goes behind the tv looking for them.
01-10-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Homebrew01

You can make makes 10 legit posts without too...

You can make makes 10 legit posts without too much trouble. Introduce yourself in "Introductions", find a few threads that match your interests and post something meaningful.

The 10 post minimum...
01-09-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 896
Posted By Homebrew01

Isn't that the original intended use ?

Isn't that the original intended use ?
01-09-21, 09:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,350
Posted By Homebrew01

Old April Fools product?

Old April Fools product?
01-03-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,558
Posted By Homebrew01

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/20210103_113723_264122a85f1c09d42bb0852c429d1a47c1d18524.jpg
Got this off Craigslist for $45. Sold some of the Campy Triomphe parts...
Forum: Foo
01-01-21, 08:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,694
Posted By Homebrew01

We don't gift much these days, but I did crank...

We don't gift much these days, but I did crank out a bunch of pottery at a local studio to give to immediate family.
They seemed appreciated.
Forum: Foo
01-01-21, 08:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,694
Posted By Homebrew01

How's that possible ?

How's that possible ?
Forum: Foo
01-01-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 254
Posted By Homebrew01

“Happy New Year” (apologies to Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah")

“Happy New Year” (apologies to Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah")

Now here we go a raucous night
The TV played, the lights are bright
But you don’t really like the noise now do ya ?
The crowds...
12-30-20, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,454
Posted By Homebrew01

Manufacturing defect ? P.S. Fixed thread...

Manufacturing defect ?

P.S. Fixed thread title.
12-29-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,025
Posted By Homebrew01

Ouch. I broke 9 ribs after passing out then...

Ouch. I broke 9 ribs after passing out then hitting a tree. Not fun for a few months.
12-27-20, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 476
Posted By Homebrew01

I've been in quite a few race crashes, and a few...

I've been in quite a few race crashes, and a few non race crashes. My regular glasses never got broken or cause a problem.
12-26-20, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,561
Posted By Homebrew01

I also use a neck gaiter., when it's below...

I also use a neck gaiter., when it's below freezing. I pull it up over my mouth when going downhill, and slide it down when I get too warm.
12-26-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,103
Posted By Homebrew01

This. I bought Northwave winter shoes a few...

This.
I bought Northwave winter shoes a few years ago. No more fussing with neoprene & cold toes. I bought slightly big, for extra room for thicker socks.
12-26-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,902
Posted By Homebrew01

Moved to "Winter" from...

Moved to "Winter" from "General"
12-26-20, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,000
Posted By Homebrew01

Consider renting a bike instead, if possible....

Consider renting a bike instead, if possible. Bring your pedals, shoes, helmet etc...
12-15-20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,146
Posted By Homebrew01

Everyone...Post on topic, or not at all.

Everyone...Post on topic, or not at all.
12-15-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,636
Posted By Homebrew01

The Quick Release skewer is not meant to screwed...

The Quick Release skewer is not meant to screwed tight. It "Flips" open & closed. Look up some videos about bike quick release skewer.

The frame dropout looks like paint damage. Hard to imagine...
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