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01-16-13, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Build your own

OPs choice of a cassette hub makes me think he's...

OPs choice of a cassette hub makes me think he's not into sweet skidz.
11-24-12, 03:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,070
Posted By Build your own

FWIW I put a cog on a old mtb hub for a...

FWIW I put a cog on a old mtb hub for a snowbeater using red loctite(done proper with clean,de-greased threads and 48 hrs curetime) and was unable to get it off when i didn't like the gearing. Not...
09-16-12, 06:10 AM
Replies: 6,484
Views: 567,879
Posted By Build your own

Find a Pic of a FTP with them and you have...

Find a Pic of a FTP with them and you have something...
08-25-12, 07:46 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,438
Posted By Build your own

fify

fify
08-16-12, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

Today i decided to just start running over every...

Today i decided to just start running over every ***hole that feels jogging in the bikelane is the way to go...
07-28-12, 12:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By Build your own

The guys at my lbs played around with it and it's...

The guys at my lbs played around with it and it's supposed to work with tubes but with the $15 pricetag it's more for the super lazy or double left handed.
07-28-12, 05:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By Build your own

http://www.effettomariposa.eu/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://www.effettomariposa.eu/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Espresso1.jpg
07-22-12, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6,484
Views: 567,879
Posted By Build your own

http://www.tricycleassociation.org.uk/public/bin4a...

http://www.tricycleassociation.org.uk/public/bin4aae6daa4a57e.jpg
https://encrypted-tbn2.google.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ2kQ30QfprPjd_ev4tVvLmsebZkGIRdqk4atE7810lUUWWaI5_Yg...
07-22-12, 07:37 AM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

Got up early today and went for a ride on my...

Got up early today and went for a ride on my roadie.Every time I get on it I'm amazed how nice that DeBernardi rides.I think I'll have to grab one of their Track Frames too while they still make 'em...
07-21-12, 06:17 AM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 124,301
Posted By Build your own

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7049/6899346237_b693...

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7049/6899346237_b6933d0fc8_m.jpg (http://www.bikeforums.net/photos/mbell1975/6899346237/in/set-72157623128825296)

This is my favorite lately...
06-10-12, 12:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,329
Posted By Build your own

I put my bare head through a windshield a few...

I put my bare head through a windshield a few years ago. A helmet would have saved me from getting hauled off unconcious and that 3" scar on my head. No riding without one since then.
06-10-12, 09:25 AM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

Adjusting derailleurs should only take a few...

Adjusting derailleurs should only take a few minutes. If there are continuing problems with the shifting the hanger might be bent. LBS should have a tool to check and align if needed. Glad you...
06-09-12, 07:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,531
Posted By Build your own

That bike is still a pile of junk, just without...

That bike is still a pile of junk, just without gears or suspension.
06-07-12, 02:31 PM
Replies: 6,484
Views: 567,879
Posted By Build your own

A freakbike is not a bad use for a frame like...

A freakbike is not a bad use for a frame like that,at least it's being ridden. Setting it up for normal riding(some type of riserbar) makes it jackass anyway, setting it up right(pusuitbars) makes it...
06-03-12, 06:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 29,987
Posted By Build your own

http://www.nextmovie.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/1...

http://www.nextmovie.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/zombies_b_slow_8.gif

FWIW skidding is so '07
05-13-12, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,599
Posted By Build your own

Nice!

Nice!
05-13-12, 10:44 AM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,081
Posted By Build your own

As soon as i get the campy hub body for my...

As soon as i get the campy hub body for my Ksyriums i'll finish it with a Athena 11/Centaur mix. Should make a fun ride.
05-12-12, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,081
Posted By Build your own

https://www.nexternal.com/reparto/images/DB%20Vero...

https://www.nexternal.com/reparto/images/DB%20Verona%20White.jpg...
04-23-12, 05:48 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,081
Posted By Build your own

I got 'em for $160 w. cables and like 'em a lot.

I got 'em for $160 w. cables and like 'em a lot.
04-22-12, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6,484
Views: 567,879
Posted By Build your own

:wtf:That's just sad. I wonder why the owner felt...

:wtf:That's just sad. I wonder why the owner felt that after a useless gearcombo,a useless rear brake and a useless doubler on a single strap keeping a empty right brifter would be too much:lol:
04-19-12, 04:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 604
Posted By Build your own

http://www.stupidgifs.com/images/full/216.gif

http://www.stupidgifs.com/images/full/216.gif
04-19-12, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,081
Posted By Build your own

http://bedi-sports.com/product_images/r/231/campag...

http://bedi-sports.com/product_images/r/231/campagnolo_athena_11s_shifters__30397_zoom.jpg
Got these on ebay
04-17-12, 05:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By Build your own

Increased width also increases height,increasing...

Increased width also increases height,increasing overall diameter. The Crankarm length on Sheldons calculator is needed to calculate gain. It doesn't effect GI.
04-16-12, 07:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By Build your own

The ones without specific size probably round up...

The ones without specific size probably round up to 27 for a 700c(it's more ~26.7),hence the bigger number. I usually just calculate myself,easy enough. Chainring/cog x Tirediameter
04-08-12, 12:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,623
Posted By Build your own

I have the S300 on one of my bikes and like them...

I have the S300 on one of my bikes and like them a lot.
03-12-12, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By Build your own

There's things in life that matter, and then...

There's things in life that matter, and then there's standover.
03-07-12, 08:09 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,081
Posted By Build your own

Got a good deal @ my LBS ...

Got a good deal @ my LBS
http://indoorbiketrainerreviews.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/kurt-kinetic-road-machine.jpg
03-04-12, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5,725
Views: 1,121,401
Posted By Build your own

They kinda blend in with the background, but...

They kinda blend in with the background, but they're under the logo as they should be.I hope that frame is not as ****ty as the lefty.
02-28-12, 07:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,797
Posted By Build your own

Cold temps don't bother me too much,even down...

Cold temps don't bother me too much,even down into the single digits. I usually draw the line at freezing rain though.
02-21-12, 08:29 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,038
Posted By Build your own

Really dude? It's bikes we're talking about. not...

Really dude? It's bikes we're talking about. not the inner workings of a flux capacitor.FGSS is as simple as it gets, it's not like building a 15K TT/Tri bike with all internal cable routing and PITA...
02-21-12, 07:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,107
Posted By Build your own

The downside to eccentric BBs is that a gear...

The downside to eccentric BBs is that a gear change changes the relation of saddle and bb. Adjusting the saddle to the new bb location then changes the saddle/cockpit relation. I'm not that picky but...
02-21-12, 07:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,843
Posted By Build your own

I use 2 u-locks and a kryptonite braided cable.1...

I use 2 u-locks and a kryptonite braided cable.1 u-lock on the rear to structure,1 u-lock on the front also to structure if possible and cable from front wheel around structure through frame ending...
02-18-12, 10:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,652
Posted By Build your own

I don't know if it's light enough, but Shimano...

I don't know if it's light enough, but Shimano has the XTR cable kit in grey. High quality cable and housing for $20-25.
02-10-12, 07:11 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,840
Posted By Build your own

You can certainly build any kind of bike for any...

You can certainly build any kind of bike for any kind of money, just keep in mind that a lot of things matter more than the overall weight of the bike.Geometry and frame material have a big impact on...
01-31-12, 02:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,466
Posted By Build your own

You'll be fine with a normal steel frame bike...

You'll be fine with a normal steel frame bike with standard 36 spoke wheels,even 32 will be fine.Pick a 10 speed with horizontal drop outs and convert.However,if you're new to bikes picking one here...
01-28-12, 12:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,042
Posted By Build your own

Standover only matters if the main purpose of the...

Standover only matters if the main purpose of the bike is to stand flatfooted over that sweet fixay while chatting up squirrels.For any kind of riding go by TT length.
01-24-12, 07:49 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,933
Posted By Build your own

:love: I might have to build one,there are some...

:love: I might have to build one,there are some frames waiting to get cut up.
01-24-12, 07:21 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,048
Posted By Build your own

There are rimstrips available to convert normal...

There are rimstrips available to convert normal rims to tubless but strip + non-tubless tire = huge pita to seal.
01-24-12, 07:18 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,048
Posted By Build your own

http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/glorycycles_2193_64518703...

http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/glorycycles_2193_64518703
Lace it to a fixed hub and you're good to go. Downside to tubeless is that with a big enough cut they don't seal and putting in a tube is not a...
01-17-12, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5,725
Views: 1,121,401
Posted By Build your own

Based on the colorway and other details that felt...

Based on the colorway and other details that felt would be better off in the jackass thread.
01-17-12, 06:55 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,933
Posted By Build your own

That's one dumb looking frame...

That's one dumb looking frame...
01-16-12, 07:35 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

My ride to work this morning was great.Few cars...

My ride to work this morning was great.Few cars on the road due to MLK day and picked my layers just right for the 9deg ride to be neither cold nor overheat...good start for the week.
01-15-12, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,599
Posted By Build your own

Zona is towards the bottom of the list(above...

Zona is towards the bottom of the list(above chromor) but still nice,triplebutted down and top tube.The sets on the bottom of the columbus list seem to be a bit burlier compared to the top as they...
01-15-12, 02:01 PM
Replies: 2,773
Views: 524,612
Posted By Build your own

http://pics.drugstore.com/prodimg/146253/300.jpg...

http://pics.drugstore.com/prodimg/146253/300.jpg (javascript:popUp('/popups/largerphoto/default.asp?pid=146253&catid=184276&size=300&trx=29888&trxp1=146253&trxp2=1','popup',550,380))
This works...
01-15-12, 01:58 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

DH is the home of over-engineering...any...

DH is the home of over-engineering...any malfunction while flying down the side of a mountain would suck.
01-15-12, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5,725
Views: 1,121,401
Posted By Build your own

That Merckx is pretty meh, and mixing those major...

That Merckx is pretty meh, and mixing those major taylors with a technomic is like risers on jaguars.
01-15-12, 07:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 550
Posted By Build your own

I'd probably watch it when it ends up on TV, but...

I'd probably watch it when it ends up on TV, but there's no way in Hell I'd spend money on it.
01-14-12, 10:08 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 4,513
Posted By Build your own

http://www.jb-electricbikes.com/products_img/20091...

http://www.jb-electricbikes.com/products_img/20091210141057.jpg
01-12-12, 07:32 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,119
Posted By Build your own

Today i finally gave up on tryin' to make any...

Today i finally gave up on tryin' to make any non-cycling specific rain gear work. Time to drop some coin.
01-08-12, 03:38 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,817
Posted By Build your own

This is V 1.0. Sorry about the crappy phone pic,...

This is V 1.0. Sorry about the crappy phone pic, I'll try to take proper pics later.
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