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Forum: Foo
02-04-21, 07:41 AM
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Views: 403,749
Posted By bulevardi

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The Untethered Soul, very recommended...
Forum: Foo
09-29-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4,737
Views: 403,749
Posted By locolobo13

Sky Harbor Airport

http://i.imgur.com/0i9PkNBl.jpg (https://imgur.com/0i9PkNB)

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09-27-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,271
Posted By MinnMan

Seems like you did it right. Personally, if...

Seems like you did it right.

Personally, if I'm going to do a century (for example, yesterday), I make sure to have a good breakfast and that i eat some (not a lot) during the ride. A typical...
08-20-20, 09:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,761
Posted By veganbikes

I would vote for Wera. I do like their stuff. If...

I would vote for Wera. I do like their stuff. If I could swing it I would go with the Snap-On digital torque wrench, that one is super duper nice and satisfying in the hand especially the larger one...
08-20-20, 09:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,761
Posted By RowdyTI

How about this one?...

How about this one? https://www.kctoolco.com/wera-074705-4-0-8-8-nm-adjustable-torque-pistol-grip-screwdriver/Wera 7443 4.0 - 8.8 Nm Adjustable Torque Pistol Grip Screwdriver
That should do most of...
08-20-20, 07:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,761
Posted By fooferdoggie

this guy works well and its s not too bulky....

this guy works well and its s not too bulky. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07JKJTDWC/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&th=1
08-20-20, 07:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,761
Posted By fietsbob

I'd* go expensive on the 1/4" drive, beam on the...

I'd* go expensive on the 1/4" drive, beam on the 3/8" , probably wont need the 1/2" drive for bicycles.

*though after 40 years, a good sensitivity to 'how tight , is right' is developed..
...
08-20-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,761
Posted By RowdyTI

Sometimes people relying fully on the torque...

Sometimes people relying fully on the torque wrench strip bolts. That could happen if you're working with a generous application of anti-seize and the torque specification is for dry fastening....
08-20-20, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 439
Posted By ShannonM

Don't worry about it. Phil Wood freehubs have 4...

Don't worry about it. Phil Wood freehubs have 4 large, thick ratchet pawls and stiff springs, larger axles and larger, extremely well-sealed bearings. They usually do this when new... all those big,...
08-20-20, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 439
Posted By Iride01

I know that some people worry about this to no...

I know that some people worry about this to no end, but IMO, if the top of the chain doesn't go slack when you stop the pedals it's no big deal.
08-20-20, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 439
Posted By Bill Kapaun

Grease seal drag. Just ride and it will loosen...

Grease seal drag.
Just ride and it will loosen a bit.
08-13-20, 05:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 535
Posted By shelbyfv

You don't need to put the wheel back on the bike....

You don't need to put the wheel back on the bike. I probably didn't describe it properly. Hold it however is comfortable and you can get a solid grip on everything.:thumb:
08-12-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 535
Posted By shelbyfv

IMO you won't find a better frame pump than what...

IMO you won't find a better frame pump than what you have. To prevent damaging the valve, position it at the top of the wheel and stabilize the wheel, valve and pump with one hand, operate the pump...
07-26-20, 01:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,017
Posted By cyccommute

The rim flexes whether or not you are hitting...

The rim flexes whether or not you are hitting anything. Just riding it causes the rim to move up and down on the spoke. With a loose spoke the rim goes through a larger cycle. People are correct that...
07-26-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,017
Posted By Drew Eckhardt

Learn to build your own wheels. While time...

Learn to build your own wheels.

While time consuming, it's not difficult when you don't need to be fast enough to turn a profit. Jobst Brandt tested his book _The Bicycle Wheel_ by having his two...
07-25-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,017
Posted By cyccommute

I wouldn’t say that you can tell. Both under-...

I wouldn’t say that you can tell. Both under- and over-tensioning can result in the same kind of damage. An overtensioned wheel will crack because the spoke is changing tension each time the spoke...
07-25-20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,017
Posted By pdlamb

Just to throw another wrench into the machine... ...

Just to throw another wrench into the machine...

The picture in the OP looks more to me like the wheel was OVER tensioned than under tensioned.
07-25-20, 08:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,017
Posted By HillRider

My "wheel maintenance toolkit" consists of a set...

My "wheel maintenance toolkit" consists of a set of Park loop spoke wrenches and a specific Shimano spoke wrench for their pre-built wheels (which I have one pair). I visually check my wheels for...
07-21-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Koyote

Unless you (or someone else) did a custom build...

Unless you (or someone else) did a custom build on your Disc Trucker frame, it almost certainly does not have a Cane Creek 110 headset -- that is waaaay too pricey for such a bike. trailangel 's...
07-21-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Crankycrank

You actually can re-grease the sealed bearings....

You actually can re-grease the sealed bearings. Just use a thin blade of some type and carefully pry off the seal. Better if you take off both seals which makes it easier to flush out the old grease...
07-21-20, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By trailangel

https://surlybikes.com/uploads/downloads/SURLY_201...

https://surlybikes.com/uploads/downloads/SURLY_2015_Catalog.pdf

Most likely you have a Cane Creek 40 headset. Nothing wrong with this....really good headset.
The CC 110 has a lifetime warranty,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By genejockey

Yes. It's those.

Yes. It's those.
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