Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: GAtkins
Showing results 1 to 50 of 116
Search took 0.01 seconds.
09-19-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By GlennR

Unless you can read minds, lets wait till they...

Unless you can read minds, lets wait till they respond. Otherwise you're pissing in the wind.
09-19-20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By Retro Grouch

I always tell people that it's better to use a...

I always tell people that it's better to use a $20. That way you are more likely to open up the tire and fix it properly after you get home.
09-19-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 521
Posted By big john

I don't think I've ever seen anyone do that.

I don't think I've ever seen anyone do that.
09-18-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 3,004
Posted By UnderDawgAl

Rather, it was because of Barney Frank and Ted...

Rather, it was because of Barney Frank and Ted Kennedy, among others in Congress, who sponsored legislation requiring a certain percentage of loans being given to non-credit worthy recipients in...
09-18-20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 521
Posted By deacon mark

[QUOTE=Bigbus;21700619]I still haven't mastered...

[QUOTE=Bigbus;21700619]I still haven't mastered riding without hands in the standing position for more than a few seconds while pedaling, but other than that I stand up with my arms out when coming...
09-18-20, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 197
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

I seriously doubt the shifter is a fixed to bars...

I seriously doubt the shifter is a fixed to bars assembly. Perhaps a set screw in a less then obvious location? Another grip sizing option is if the grips are slide ons (not clamped ons) is to simple...
09-16-20, 11:47 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 1,910
Posted By GlennR

The location and spacing of the marks. It's...

The location and spacing of the marks.

It's not rocket science... or maybe it is.
09-14-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 547
Posted By epnnf

Update: got new cassette- problem solved! (after...

Update: got new cassette- problem solved! (after slight adjustment)
ummm, my cassette has seen ... 4 previous chains, not 2 as I previously stated :mad:
This is my old cassette: ...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 07:32 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,035
Posted By Koyote

sced : That's quite an articulate response. I...

sced : That's quite an articulate response. I haven't heard such a witty and intelligent rebuttal since I last saw my ex-wife.

Not really sure what you are getting at. Do you think that there is...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 934
Posted By rubiksoval

Never buy an ugly bike.

Never buy an ugly bike.
09-09-20, 01:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,266
Posted By fietsbob

No, Fool ! willful ignorance? how about...

No, Fool ! willful ignorance?

how about the 36:30 ..

I toured Europe West to East & back & British Isles years ago

high 13:50. Low 24:34..

2 foot gear works in steep...
09-09-20, 04:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 700
Posted By nomadmax

Baseball card and a clothes pin.

Baseball card and a clothes pin.
09-08-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,266
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Me too. I've done em in 26x32, with 26"...

Me too. I've done em in 26x32, with 26" wheels.
09-08-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,266
Posted By tomato coupe

There aren't many cyclists who are going to...

There aren't many cyclists who are going to "spin" their way up a 25% grade with that gearing.
09-08-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 600
Posted By Kapusta

The locks are not at all intuitive. And they...

The locks are not at all intuitive.

And they don't fit very well in either receiver I have tried them in.
09-08-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,266
Posted By kingston

I just did the calcs. An average sized person on...

I just did the calcs. An average sized person on an average bike would have to push about 365 watts to spin at 90 rpm up a 25% grade with a 34/40.

Edit: I mixed up MPH/KPH on the calculations....
09-08-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,266
Posted By tomato coupe

Funny stuff.

Funny stuff.
09-08-20, 11:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 600
Posted By BoraxKid

Did you read OP's post? apparently how to button...

Did you read OP's post? apparently how to button it up is not intuitive, hence OP had to seek advice from strangers on the internet.
09-05-20, 06:10 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,314
Posted By Kapusta

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/220x215/2ffe9d78_e62f_4ca8_9069_9fd3a5d4301e_5e41d1fdf52fb396bb4fc45598d6e2a0ab40d6bc.gif
09-04-20, 08:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 600
Posted By Rogerogeroge

Really? OP already found the silly solution. ...

Really? OP already found the silly solution. Have you ever used a 1Up?
09-04-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 600
Posted By Kapusta

Well, shoot. We could have just traded.

Well, shoot. We could have just traded.
09-02-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,681
Posted By Cycletography

A wave, a nod, a smile, a lift of the fingers...

A wave, a nod, a smile, a lift of the fingers from the bars... it's all good around here. If I don't get any of the aforementioned acknowledgements from a passing cyclist I don't sweat it. :thumb:
09-02-20, 08:53 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,236
Posted By tomato coupe

Underwear is not discussed because underwear is...

Underwear is not discussed because underwear is not worn with cycling shorts.
08-28-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,842
Posted By Mojo31

You do know you can have more than one mid-life...

You do know you can have more than one mid-life crisis, don't you? I'm 62 and have had 6 or 7. Each one has lead to some big purchase (boat, car, watch, etc.) according to my wife.

I say go for...
08-26-20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,744
Posted By Hypno Toad

What's your ******* point?!?

What's your ******* point?!?
08-25-20, 01:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,854
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

60 miles is a great ride man I've stopped on...

60 miles is a great ride man

I've stopped on 11,17, 28, 38, 47 and it was alright!
08-25-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,744
Posted By Shimagnolo

I have shared video, and filed complaints with 3...

I have shared video, and filed complaints with 3 different PDs here in CO, and all of them have taken it seriously and cited offending drivers. (Some while cycling, others while motorcycling.)
BTW I...
08-24-20, 08:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,854
Posted By Road Fan

I think you inflated the tires wrong. You really...

I think you inflated the tires wrong. You really had 62, easy! And didnt you also double back to pick up that allen wrench that fell out of your pocket?

And then that 2 mile extra loop back to the...
08-24-20, 03:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 750
Posted By bikebikebike

from the Garmin site (...

from the Garmin site ( https://support.garmin.com/en-US/?faq=2yEgS0Pax53UDqUH7q4WC6) :
The following devices can display this information as a data field only and require the use of a Garmin...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 3,282
Posted By tomato coupe

I thought it was invented for pornography and cat...

I thought it was invented for pornography and cat videos. (Those are separate things BTW.)
08-24-20, 10:46 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 17,407
Posted By livedarklions

https://i.pinimg.com/564x/eb/63/79/eb637979c50f687...

https://i.pinimg.com/564x/eb/63/79/eb637979c50f68757f2c26130db5d165.jpg

Speaking of Welds on a bicycle, it's Tuesday!
08-22-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,681
Posted By Bigbus

I rode motorcycles my whole life and when passing...

I rode motorcycles my whole life and when passing others we always gave a low wave out of a sense of camaraderie. Too many idiots today don't even know what camaraderie is and yet it still seems rude...
08-22-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,068
Posted By indyfabz

Ask not what a new bike can do for you—ask what...

Ask not what a new bike can do for you—ask what you can do for a new bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,125
Posted By frogman

Matte looks like it received only the primer...

Matte looks like it received only the primer coat. :D
08-20-20, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By Iride01

Hard to say without knowing the bike. Sizing...

Hard to say without knowing the bike. Sizing isn't as standardized as people think. So a 56 cm frame in on model might fit you well and a 58 in another model might fit you well.

Whether you...
08-19-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,393
Posted By Elbeinlaw

Dude! Listen to me: go get a sleep apnea test...

Dude! Listen to me: go get a sleep apnea test NOW. You don't have to be old, fat and male to have sleep apnea. Lots of women, skinny and athletic people have it. It has nothing to do with not...
08-19-20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,143
Posted By tsmith41094

Second this. These have been terrific lights. ...

Second this. These have been terrific lights. Also love how they pair up to my cycling computer and turn on automatically when I start a ride.
08-19-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,143
Posted By GlennR

The Bontrager (Trek) lights are really good and...

The Bontrager (Trek) lights are really good and really bright for daytime riding....
08-18-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,782
Posted By unterhausen

We have a post limit to discourage spammers. It...

We have a post limit to discourage spammers. It occasionally catches someone who doesn't post if they don't have anything novel to say. Many of us could learn from the OP in this regard.

I...
08-18-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,782
Posted By livedarklions

Just to let you know how much I respect your...

Just to let you know how much I respect your rather odd definition of spam, here's TWO links to the article OP referred to:
...
08-18-20, 06:31 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,782
Posted By DaverSomething

At least his post was attempting to be...

At least his post was attempting to be constructive. Yours on the other hand... wow dude.
08-17-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 898
Posted By Mulberry20

Giant and Merida make 80% of the carbon frames....

Giant and Merida make 80% of the carbon frames. Merida and Specialized have cross ownership and don’t sell Merida bikes here.
08-17-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 898
Posted By GlennR

Not in the USA anymore. My 2015 Project One was...

Not in the USA anymore. My 2015 Project One was the last year for a USA made frame.
08-17-20, 02:57 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,910
Posted By GlennR

It's been 6 days since the OP posted and hasn't...

It's been 6 days since the OP posted and hasn't been back. You're talking to yourself.
08-17-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,205
Posted By Speedway2

To pump or to grind? That is the question...

This is one of the few times when I'll ask my wife for her opinion.....
08-17-20, 08:02 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,423
Posted By livedarklions

Pretty clear both sides of the deal understand...

Pretty clear both sides of the deal understand the transaction.
08-16-20, 07:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,423
Posted By Mulberry20

I am 57, both kids out of college and working. ...

I am 57, both kids out of college and working.

Older men dating younger women is common in Manhattan. Their parents aren’t around and they run feral.
08-16-20, 06:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,423
Posted By shelbyfv

Hmmm, GF 30 years younger.... Unless you are in...

Hmmm, GF 30 years younger.... Unless you are in Utah or Appalachia that's going to make you an AARP eligible Senior Citizen. You may as well get the bike, odds are you'll die in the saddle one way...
08-15-20, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,063
Posted By Koyote

As a verified "dog person," I like this response....

As a verified "dog person," I like this response. I wouldn't necessarily stop and try this with just any dog, but I've rarely met an aggressive Beagle. And I never -- NEVER -- blame a dog when the...
08-15-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,708
Posted By fietsbob

NB: international currency exchange rate

1U$D buys 0.76 GBP, 1 CAD buys 0.58 GBP today..




:rolleyes:
Showing results 1 to 50 of 116
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.