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04-04-13, 06:09 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 21,982
Posted By ahuman

I love the look.. looks like its ready for...

I love the look.. looks like its ready for anything

K
09-19-08, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 510
Posted By ahuman

I find that smartwool socks (one pair) and...

I find that smartwool socks (one pair) and cycling boots work.
you must have room to wiggle your toes to keep the blood moving.
In the winter its very important to stay dry. and keep the blood...
06-04-08, 02:49 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,272
Posted By ahuman

damn I just found this tread those jersey look...

damn I just found this tread those jersey look great if you have any large jersey left over let me know!
Forum: Northeast
06-04-08, 01:49 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 29,806
Posted By ahuman

:lol: That's funny although it might be true. SAG...

:lol: That's funny although it might be true. SAG means support and gear. what that means is there will be a group following the ride to offer support and or carry you and your bike..
This term is...
05-25-08, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By ahuman

Do you remember how you got bit by the biking...

Do you remember how you got bit by the biking bug? Try the same thing on her. Dont force her, just show her how and why you like it... I agree with the others when they say take her to bike shops,...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-08, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By ahuman

when shopping for a New bike its best to look at...

when shopping for a New bike its best to look at your local bike shops as many as you can go to
Look at all of the bikes and test ride as many as you can. Even the ones you know you can"t afford...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-08, 09:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,466
Posted By ahuman

two miles on a road bike? you wont even be...

two miles on a road bike? you wont even be warmed up. road bike vs bmx? that would be something to see.
will the race include a hill? make it a mile race. can yu post a picture of you new found...
Forum: Northeast
05-17-08, 09:05 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 29,806
Posted By ahuman

Just checking in I'm from Haworth New Jersey, ...

Just checking in I'm from Haworth New Jersey, I've been off the bike to long and need to get back in shape
If anyone is near me and would like to do some riding please let me know.

K
05-02-08, 07:48 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,484
Posted By ahuman

Wow He does explain how to work the gears. very...

Wow He does explain how to work the gears. very well.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-08, 04:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,991
Posted By ahuman

clipless pedals is the way to go. I Love Crank...

clipless pedals is the way to go. I Love Crank Brothers egg beaters on all my bikes.
Their is a learning curve. when you frst start. you have to learn how to push off and click in
I love that...
05-01-08, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,060
Posted By ahuman

I think kids are evil and need to be watch as...

I think kids are evil and need to be watch as well as told the rules over and over again.
sounds like you are doing the right thing.. at six I would preffer to see them on bike paths with no...
Forum: Northeast
12-18-05, 09:13 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 29,806
Posted By ahuman

Yeah!.. I'm from bergen county looking for a...

Yeah!.. I'm from bergen county looking for a riding parnter.
I ride a road bike, avg speed 15-18. I am 50 years and still kicking.
I would like to do 100 miles a week and increase my avg speed....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-29-05, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By ahuman

YES! The helmet save your head and maybe more...

YES! The helmet save your head and maybe more important your face.
I wonder how many times your head would have bounce if not for the helmet.
Your head is harder then the helmet, But not your skin....
11-21-05, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By ahuman

I agree with Tom Boyd. I build a Road Bike I...

I agree with Tom Boyd. I build a Road Bike I paid a lot less than I would if
I had brought it complete. I looked for sales and used ebay.. but the experience is
priceless. Love the feeling of...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-05, 12:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,571
Posted By ahuman

Yes its good to know which LBS is doing a good...

Yes its good to know which LBS is doing a good job and which one is doing a ****ty job.
Forum: Northeast
04-01-05, 11:00 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 29,806
Posted By ahuman

I'm currently living in Teaneck Bergen County...

I'm currently living in Teaneck Bergen County New Jersey.
New Jersey has some of the best places to ride..
I think we should get together and wear our bikeforums.net jerseys'
K
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-04, 09:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 693
Posted By ahuman

I would go by what is on the tire. tire...

I would go by what is on the tire.
tire Pressure and change day by day depending on the weather, how long the tire just sat
and how much its been used. I use the gauge on my pump which may or may...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-04, 05:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By ahuman

there is more then one measurment (sp). A good...

there is more then one measurment (sp).
A good lbs (local bike shop) will do them.
then they should put you on a bike becuase measurments don't tell the whole story.
Its very important to get a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-04, 07:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 562
Posted By ahuman

just drink more beer until the pain goes away!

just drink more beer until the pain goes away!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-04, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 862
Posted By ahuman

Shimano, Finish Line, White Lighting, the list is...

Shimano, Finish Line, White Lighting, the list is long, but all work well in bike care.
Look for teflon lubricant, in dry areas and wax lubricant in wet areas.

Salt, water, and sand are bad for...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-04, 07:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,963
Posted By ahuman

Klein is one of the best.. back in 1999-2002....

Klein is one of the best.. back in 1999-2002. they where in a class all of its own. not sure of them now that trek owns them. but I see the trek line has improved its paint and frame.
K :)
Forum: Touring
04-04-04, 03:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By ahuman

Will you be camping? what is the weather like? ...

Will you be camping?
what is the weather like?
how long do you plan on traveling each day?
is there a change of you riding at nite?
will it rain? will you need food or water?
are there shops to...
Forum: Touring
04-04-04, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 721
Posted By ahuman

check with the Bike Touring Club of New Jersey ...

check with the Bike Touring Club of New Jersey
they may have a route that will work for you!
www.btcnj.com
K
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-04, 01:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,907
Posted By ahuman

When You look in the Mirror, Remember you are...

When You look in the Mirror, Remember you are looking at Your Best Friend. that guy in the Mirror has been with you when times where hard. so dont say bad things about him. You look great and you are...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-04, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By ahuman

I always put my riding time. That is a great time...

I always put my riding time. That is a great time for your first century ride.
Glad you had fun. Are you ready for another one?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-10-04, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By ahuman

did you try riding the bike around the block?

did you try riding the bike around the block?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-04, 11:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,186
Posted By ahuman

All of those bikes in that price range are great....

All of those bikes in that price range are great.
it depends on your riding style..
I would buy the one that calls me.. you know the one that looks like you should be riding it...
the that fits...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-04, 11:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,477
Posted By ahuman

total cost of owning a rode bike? a slower...

total cost of owning a rode bike?
a slower resting heart rate.
stronger lungs.
better looking legs.
way to release stress.
crazy looking tan.
I could go on and on!!

K
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-04, 11:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,477
Posted By ahuman

The total Cost of owning a road bike? ...

The total Cost of owning a road bike?
Anything rubber will wear down and have to be replaced.
The cables and chain will stretch. and at some point will have to be replaced.
If you want a smooth...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-03, 06:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,629
Posted By ahuman

does that mean you get to ride year around! must...

does that mean you get to ride year around! must be nice!
:)
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-03, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,629
Posted By ahuman

goood luck with the bike and welcome to the...

goood luck with the bike and welcome to the forum.
if you are in Northern New Jersey maybe we could go for a ride!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-03-03, 06:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,629
Posted By ahuman

I own a 2001 Klein Quantum Race. I love it It...

I own a 2001 Klein Quantum Race. I love it
It has made me 3 mph faster. Its a great hill climber.
great paint job. and they dont make it any more. they still make kleins but not the Q race..
well...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-03, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By ahuman

I want the mxm. what does that cost in us...

I want the mxm. what does that cost in us dollars?
lovve those wheels.
K
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-03, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 735
Posted By ahuman

Congrats! Great bike, its a good hill climber....

Congrats! Great bike, its a good hill climber. it will take a few rides. but soon you will be flying..
now that you have the bike get out and ride!

:)

K
10-23-03, 09:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,404
Posted By ahuman

thanks! I have gear shifters on the down tube on...

thanks! I have gear shifters on the down tube on this bike can I have barcon/barends and the shifters on the down tube? 1 3/8 tire would do just fine. this was a touring bike when I first brought it...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-03, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 718
Posted By ahuman

I ride alone a lot, but the route I take has a...

I ride alone a lot, but the route I take has a lot of riders from the city some times they speak sometimes they donít. One day I hear gears being changed behind me. I look back and itís a big group...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-03, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By ahuman

bootylicious? funny I know what that means! lol

bootylicious? funny I know what that means! lol
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-03, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,963
Posted By ahuman

I own a klein Quantum Race (2002) this bike is a...

I own a klein Quantum Race (2002) this bike is a great climber and it increased
my speed by 3mph. I'm a small person (160lbs 5'9") so I dont get beat like most by the frame.. I believe Kleins have...
10-17-03, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,404
Posted By ahuman

barcons? I never heard of barcons. I agree with...

barcons? I never heard of barcons.
I agree with you about getting something to fit 27" wheels.
they have good size tires for them not the beefy knobby kind.
I"m looking around tiring to see what...
10-16-03, 04:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,404
Posted By ahuman

making a crossbike from an old bike.

I own a Univega Nuovo Sport. Itís a steel bike from the 1980ís with 27" wheels.

My question is would this make a good crossbike? If so what would the best components to put on it?

What problems...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-03, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By ahuman

its a great looking bike! I think having the lugs...

its a great looking bike! I think having the lugs chromed will give it even more!
:D good luck
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-03, 06:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 514
Posted By ahuman

I have a pair of castellis shorts love them. that...

I have a pair of castellis shorts love them. that big and bulky feeling goes away on long rides.
K
Forum: Road Cycling
09-16-03, 05:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,896
Posted By ahuman

falling is no fun at any age.. but at our age it...

falling is no fun at any age.. but at our age it takes a while to heal
so you have very right to be scared. fear is good.. use it and practise getting in and out of your clips listen to your body. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-03, 11:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,207
Posted By ahuman

shoes in the dishwasher??

shoes in the dishwasher??
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-03, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By ahuman

I recommend getting the best bike you can... ...

I recommend getting the best bike you can...
look for the best frame then look for the best parts. that your money can buy.
I would start at local bike shops,bike clubs and even ebay.
you will...
07-16-03, 08:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,633
Posted By ahuman

Get the klein its a great bike. I'm sure you will...

Get the klein its a great bike. I'm sure you will enjoy the ride.
I own a klein and it improved my ride. the most improtant thing is to have a good fitting bike that you love to ride and the Klein...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-03, 07:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 992
Posted By ahuman

Hey Chuvak.. how far are you from the GWB! we...

Hey Chuvak.. how far are you from the GWB! we could meet there...
I would be glad to be your riding partner.

K
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-03, 08:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 694
Posted By ahuman

ice cubes work well also some times wd40 will...

ice cubes work well also some times wd40 will work .. good luck.
06-07-03, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,138
Posted By ahuman

I agree with Dnvr Fox !00% I would also...

I agree with Dnvr Fox !00%
I would also degrease the chain and related parts.
then use an old toothbush on them with warm soapy water then wipe them down with a clean rag ( do not use that rag to...
Forum: Introductions
06-07-03, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By ahuman

Welcome to the forum. Good luck on your new...

Welcome to the forum. Good luck on your new bike.
I'm from Teaneck NJ (road biker).. dirt biking is lots of fun. but road bikes rule.
lol.
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