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03-30-10, 06:34 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,766
Posted By beeftech

lolz at your dumb ass for buying it, let alone...

lolz at your dumb ass for buying it, let alone selling it. Fixed gear bikes just aren't cool enough anymore for you? Couldn't figure out how to ride it? What's the next trend your gonna jump on?
...
03-30-10, 06:22 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,027
Posted By beeftech

You realize these are all standard features on...

You realize these are all standard features on any decent messenger bag right?
Also "awesome design" is questionable. Chrome bags are shaped like envelops which is fine if all your carrying is...
12-30-09, 01:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,441
Posted By beeftech

Back in the old days people rode bigger bikes...

Back in the old days people rode bigger bikes with less saddle to bar drop and rode mostly in the drops.
Now with carbon and slopping downtubes, people ride smaller bikes with more saddle to bar...
12-30-09, 01:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,342
Posted By beeftech

I used to work on a 42/14 gearing It wasn't...

I used to work on a 42/14 gearing
It wasn't that bad, even through the winter.

I now ride 47/17 though.
12-30-09, 01:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By beeftech

I believe they made down to 48 chainrings. just...

I believe they made down to 48 chainrings. just keep your eyes peeled.
12-06-09, 10:06 AM
12-06-09, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 726
Posted By beeftech

It's called an "effective top tube" and any bike...

It's called an "effective top tube" and any bike with a sloping tt will be measured like that. Most manufactures include both measurements though.

I still don't understand why you think the ST is...
12-06-09, 01:57 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,520
Posted By beeftech

waaaaaaay over priced, even at 175.

waaaaaaay over priced, even at 175.
12-06-09, 01:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By beeftech

yes. 1 1/8 is stronger/stiffer/lighter.

yes. 1 1/8 is stronger/stiffer/lighter.
12-06-09, 01:44 AM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,259,944
Posted By beeftech

bleh

bleh
12-06-09, 01:38 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,520
Posted By beeftech

crap

crap
12-06-09, 01:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 726
Posted By beeftech

wtf are you talking about? or do you not know...

wtf are you talking about?
or do you not know how to read geometry specs?
12-06-09, 01:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,544
Posted By beeftech

Over nine ****ing thousand!!!1

Over nine ****ing thousand!!!1
12-06-09, 01:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By beeftech

Eh, Formulas to Mavic CXP22's can be had for ~200...

Eh, Formulas to Mavic CXP22's can be had for ~200 and are pretty solid.
12-06-09, 01:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,544
Posted By beeftech

http://johngibbonscomedy.com/images/over9000.jpg ...

http://johngibbonscomedy.com/images/over9000.jpg
9000
12-06-09, 12:57 AM
12-05-09, 11:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By beeftech

massive lols were had on that website.

massive lols were had on that website.
12-05-09, 09:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 897
Posted By beeftech

The benifets to a custom frame are much more than...

The benifets to a custom frame are much more than tailored ST and TT lengths, you get a custom geometry designed just for you and how you want you're bike to handle. You get to control every aspect...
12-05-09, 09:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,786
Posted By beeftech

Having ridden both in equally ****ty conditions,...

Having ridden both in equally ****ty conditions, and off road, it is true you get that "feedback" from both, but I find I can react to the loss of traction sooner on my fixed gear, and thus stay up...
12-03-09, 09:04 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,826
Posted By beeftech

I see where you're coming from Nigal, but...

I see where you're coming from Nigal, but honestly, everything comes out of Taiwan anyways.
If Dawes had an issue with it they would complain.
But it's not hurting their sales at all, because...
12-03-09, 08:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 972
Posted By beeftech

seriously toe over lap is no issue especially...

seriously toe over lap is no issue especially with a free wheel.
12-03-09, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 890
Posted By beeftech

I've never had my plastic Bailey buckle give me...

I've never had my plastic Bailey buckle give me any problems, and I've carried some crazy loads as a messenger. It's also extremely stable when loaded, to the point where the stabiliser strap is not...
12-02-09, 10:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By beeftech

The texture would actually give the stem less...

The texture would actually give the stem less surface contact on the adapter.

Do forks have a textured clamp area for stems? no. so why would the adaptor need to?
12-02-09, 04:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,945
Posted By beeftech

Thanks for practically repeating what I said.

Thanks for practically repeating what I said.
12-02-09, 02:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,894
Posted By beeftech

That Ciocc looks real fishy. I'd go with B

That Ciocc looks real fishy.

I'd go with B
12-02-09, 02:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,945
Posted By beeftech

I get tired of hearing this. While NJS alone...

I get tired of hearing this.
While NJS alone should never be used as a sign of quality. The 75's are still an excellent crank, as are many NJS parts.
I will agree that most parts with the stamp...
12-02-09, 02:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 669
Posted By beeftech

I'd recommend a san jose. Mine literally rode...

I'd recommend a san jose.
Mine literally rode it self. It was such a predictable smooth ride.
Add some bigger tires and it's supper plush.
12-02-09, 12:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 394
Posted By beeftech

you will probably never notice the difference in...

you will probably never notice the difference in ride quality on the street, but they supposedly last longer.
I'd just go with phils, unless you really want to pimp out your formulas.
12-01-09, 11:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 394
Posted By beeftech

phils are nice bang for buck, but if you can...

phils are nice bang for buck, but if you can afford it might as well go ceramic.
formula hubs are really nice once you change the bearings.
12-01-09, 09:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,390
Posted By beeftech

Do those diacomps have the fancy spring loaded...

Do those diacomps have the fancy spring loaded return.
If not thats probably why they rattle. Nothing to be concerned about.
12-01-09, 09:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,882
Posted By beeftech

You're a bit behind... But try studying...

You're a bit behind...

But try studying these guys, they already made it to 11.
127227
And these guys do it with computers.
127228
12-01-09, 08:55 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,906
Posted By beeftech

fair enough, but sounds like a lot of trouble for...

fair enough, but sounds like a lot of trouble for something that could have also been changed with a different brand stem.
Unless your sold on the overpriced deda stuff, a bunch of companies make...
11-30-09, 10:41 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,906
Posted By beeftech

Why did you buy it if it's too small for you?

Why did you buy it if it's too small for you?
11-27-09, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By beeftech

Just get a new cable for a few dollars. But...

Just get a new cable for a few dollars.
But fyi, cross top levers use the "mushroom"/road ends.
11-27-09, 04:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,203
Posted By beeftech

Cyclocross is the perfect jump from track bikes. ...

Cyclocross is the perfect jump from track bikes.
It's still a small percentage in the cycling world, just like track bikes were.

Also it's just a damn fun sport.
11-25-09, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14,092
Views: 4,530,864
Posted By beeftech

I want that, give it to me.

I want that, give it to me.
11-25-09, 09:43 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,906
Posted By beeftech

What's wrong with risers? Knowing it'll be...

What's wrong with risers?
Knowing it'll be riden on the street i'd rather see risers than track drops.

Get butt hurt on the internet much?
11-25-09, 09:37 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,322
Posted By beeftech

lolz Have you ever trackstanded on a road...

lolz

Have you ever trackstanded on a road bike? or on a fixed gear with a slightly loose chain?
It's totally possible if you aren't a total hack.
11-24-09, 11:32 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,890
Posted By beeftech

What is a bike messenger with out a girlfriend?

What is a bike messenger with out a girlfriend?
11-24-09, 12:34 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 48,906
Posted By beeftech

Mike can we please get a frameset weight? ...

Mike can we please get a frameset weight?

Not that it's really gonna stop me from ordering the frame, but I'd like to know. :)
Cant wait to build it up. I always liked the FTP.
11-22-09, 10:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,162
Posted By beeftech

I love rimbo's, they also arn't as big as they...

I love rimbo's, they also arn't as big as they claim, my 32 measures 28, and my 35/37 (it's actually labeled as both on the tire) measures 32.

Still my fav tires.
11-22-09, 09:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,243
Posted By beeftech

I want to buy those drilled hubs and get a that...

I want to buy those drilled hubs and get a that clear dustcap over them. ****** status.
11-12-09, 08:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,426
Posted By beeftech

lol

lol
11-09-09, 08:22 AM
Replies: 14,057
Views: 1,500,153
Posted By beeftech

yeah the owner of the bob jckson was obviously...

yeah the owner of the bob jckson was obviously going for an hour record attempt and did lots of research on his fitment.
11-09-09, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By beeftech

It really doesn't matter in real world...

It really doesn't matter in real world applications.
It's a solution to a problem that doesn't exist.

A one bolt quill stem still holds the bars just as well.
10-31-09, 04:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,011
Posted By beeftech

That's exactly what I want! I didn't realize...

That's exactly what I want!
I didn't realize the market was so big for these.
10-31-09, 12:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,620
Posted By beeftech

Wow, a lot of misconception about Italian BB's......

Wow, a lot of misconception about Italian BB's...

Are you guys getting italian mixed with french?
Because everyone and their mom still makes Italian BB's.
10-30-09, 11:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,011
Posted By beeftech

Those things look so awesome. I'd get it with...

Those things look so awesome.
I'd get it with SS couplers, and build it up as a touring bike though...
10-30-09, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,259,944
Posted By beeftech

IT KINDA UGLY I KNOW ...

IT KINDA UGLY I KNOW
http://www.thefixfixfix.com/fix/wp-content/gallery/krizzi-k-rides-the-tracks/mhystie-30.jpg (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=598871)
10-30-09, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By beeftech

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=598871

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=598871
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