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10-18-19, 07:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 806
Posted By rebel1916

I feel like if this was actually something you...

I feel like if this was actually something you were reeeeeaaaaallllly interested in, you would have picked up a Mirage triple or something.
10-16-19, 11:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,227
Posted By rebel1916

Learn to bunny hop. Also, I regularly ride...

Learn to bunny hop.

Also, I regularly ride an 8 year old, all carbon crit bike on dirt and gravel. It ain't the right tool for the job, but it can be fun for a while.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,007
Posted By rebel1916

Aero is ALMOST always faster then pedaling when...

Aero is ALMOST always faster then pedaling when you get over 40MPH
Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-19, 04:32 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,214
Posted By rebel1916

Hell, a slow road rider, riding solo on Arden...

Hell, a slow road rider, riding solo on Arden Hill Rd in Harriman SP in NY spent some time in the mid 40s earlier today.
10-01-19, 03:55 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,133
Posted By rebel1916

So much LOL woo in this thread

So much LOL woo in this thread
09-09-19, 09:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,522
Posted By rebel1916

Well CF just became a main stream, somewhat...

Well CF just became a main stream, somewhat mature tech 10 or 12 years years ago. Most road bikes and a good percentage of decent quality mountain bikes are made of it.

And I see 20+ year old...
09-09-19, 09:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,522
Posted By rebel1916

Bike forums needs an LOL button

Bike forums needs an LOL button
09-09-19, 05:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,522
Posted By rebel1916

There are plenty of 20+ year old CF frames out...

There are plenty of 20+ year old CF frames out there. They are stronger in most ways than steel. Asplode is not a thing, except on the interwebz.
09-09-19, 05:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,522
Posted By rebel1916

The life of a well made CF frame will be about as...

The life of a well made CF frame will be about as long as any other well made frame.
09-09-19, 05:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,522
Posted By rebel1916

Huh?

Huh?
08-09-19, 01:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,423
Posted By rebel1916

In the words of the great Phil Rizzuto... ...

In the words of the great Phil Rizzuto...


Holy Cow!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,916
Posted By rebel1916

Even if that's the case, elected officials...

Even if that's the case, elected officials appoint the commission, and pass any tax increases for them. :50:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-19, 11:06 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,916
Posted By rebel1916

You have representation.

You have representation.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-19, 11:02 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,916
Posted By rebel1916

I'm sorry sir, but this is the road cycling forum

I'm sorry sir, but this is the road cycling forum
07-27-19, 08:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,702
Posted By rebel1916

Huffy and Murray were hot garbage when I was a...

Huffy and Murray were hot garbage when I was a boy in the 80s.
07-27-19, 08:12 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,702
Posted By rebel1916

Because the Walton's are fun, sport cyclists,...

Because the Walton's are fun, sport cyclists, like 99% of the other "serious" cyclists in America, not beardy weirdies on strange, upright, "sensible" bikes.
07-11-19, 03:07 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,973
Posted By rebel1916

Speeds in what is literally called "road running"...

Speeds in what is literally called "road running" are substantially higher than in trail and cross country. In part for this reason.
06-24-19, 07:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,215
Posted By rebel1916

Elegant road cyclists use Look. Philistines use...

Elegant road cyclists use Look. Philistines use that other dreck.
06-11-19, 03:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,490
Posted By rebel1916

Pretty much

Pretty much
06-10-19, 08:10 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,490
Posted By rebel1916

A boat anchor is a boat anchor, no matter the...

A boat anchor is a boat anchor, no matter the price or era.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 12,939
Posted By rebel1916

This is the kind of quality stuff that keeps me...

This is the kind of quality stuff that keeps me checking in on BF every now and then...
06-04-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By rebel1916

I mean, I wouldn't pay money for a Trek unless it...

I mean, I wouldn't pay money for a Trek unless it was an immaculate USPS 5500, but this is complete nonsense.
06-04-19, 08:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,000
Posted By rebel1916

Your mountain bike will have less traction.

Your mountain bike will have less traction.
06-04-19, 08:33 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,029
Posted By rebel1916

Drops are objectively more comfortable for long...

Drops are objectively more comfortable for long rides where you aren't moving your body around/muscling the bike, IE: mountain biking.
06-04-19, 08:27 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 8,979
Posted By rebel1916

What kind of lunatic patches a tube on the side...

What kind of lunatic patches a tube on the side of the road?
06-04-19, 08:20 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 26,080
Posted By rebel1916

Mooney said he was basically bathing in a melange...

Mooney said he was basically bathing in a melange of acetone and fiberglass for 5 straight years.
05-15-19, 08:40 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 12,458
Posted By rebel1916

The charge for doing what the OP briefly...

The charge for doing what the OP briefly considered, than wisely thought better of, is "Obstructing Governmental Administration" in my jurisdiction. It's NYS PL 195.05. ...
03-30-19, 12:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,081
Posted By rebel1916

Modern motorcycle tires would beg to differ.

Modern motorcycle tires would beg to differ.
03-18-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,739
Posted By rebel1916

The only thing fredlier than bike club B riders,...

The only thing fredlier than bike club B riders, is bike forums members. The Roubaix is fine.
03-14-19, 10:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,867
Posted By rebel1916

That makes you especially unqualified to come up...

That makes you especially unqualified to come up with a plain to rectify your situation. Your situation is probably unrectifiable, but even if it was, you would not be the man for the job.
03-14-19, 04:42 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,867
Posted By rebel1916

If the problem could be rectified by putting a...

If the problem could be rectified by putting a better bolt on, a competent shop would have done that. Try a different shop. Try a new rear derailleur. If that doesn't solve the problem stop...
03-14-19, 01:53 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,867
Posted By rebel1916

There is no value to a bike that doesn't work. ...

There is no value to a bike that doesn't work. One of those $300 rigid Diamondbacks from Dicks would do the trick. Or a mid level older XC bike.
03-14-19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,116
Posted By rebel1916

Terrifying?

Terrifying?
02-13-19, 10:27 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,061
Posted By rebel1916

A small, weird subsection of cyclists ignore the...

A small, weird subsection of cyclists ignore the many products designed for cycling for iconoclastic reasons that I can't imagine. There are 3 pockets at the back of almost every jersey. There are...
02-12-19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 14,820
Posted By rebel1916

If I ever need a heavy bicycle, forged from...

If I ever need a heavy bicycle, forged from dwarven steel, for tootling around the shire, Grant and his merry band will be the first person I call. Until then, I will stick with the numerous...
05-25-18, 08:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,693
Posted By rebel1916

I recently sold a motorcycle for a few hundred...

I recently sold a motorcycle for a few hundred less than I had it listed for, and $100 less than I planned to let it go for. Kid texted me at 10PM and said it was exactly what he wanted, he could...
03-26-17, 09:09 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 9,939
Posted By rebel1916

Really? You don't think there is a decent chance...

Really? You don't think there is a decent chance the OP acted towards the cop, the same way he's acting on the thread, and talked himself into the ticket?
06-09-16, 10:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,829
Posted By rebel1916

Cycling nude is the only safe choice.

Cycling nude is the only safe choice.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

I wear no shorts at all and I don't even use a...

I wear no shorts at all and I don't even use a saddle. #HTFU (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=HTFU)
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-16, 07:57 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,089
Posted By rebel1916

Campy

Campy
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-16, 10:49 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

Wait, who's trolling?

Wait, who's trolling?
06-05-16, 08:19 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 22,690
Posted By rebel1916

Neither. Definitely either an obsessive...

Neither. Definitely either an obsessive polemicist or an advertising wizard though.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 07:23 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

I don't need to read a piece of advertizing from...

I don't need to read a piece of advertizing from cover to cover, to see it for what it is. But, I have skimmed the dreck.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 06:47 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

Probably better to just stay in the house.

Probably better to just stay in the house.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 06:42 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

Yes it does. Because expensive bikes, forged by...

Yes it does. Because expensive bikes, forged by dwarven artisans, ridden by weirdos in expensive seersucker suits are every bit as specialized and twee as expensive bikes, engineered in wind...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 09:26 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

Many would argue that Grant makes a living...

Many would argue that Grant makes a living pushing his very expensive versions of the simple, everyday items he claims cyclists need.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 09:02 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,422
Posted By rebel1916

You are probably not good enough for those...

You are probably not good enough for those things. You would look like a poser.
05-20-16, 01:43 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,273
Posted By rebel1916

He is going to say that because the bike was in...

He is going to say that because the bike was in his blind spot he didn't feel it was going to be reasonably necessary to activate his lights an siren as he pulled out. The cyclist is going to get a...
05-20-16, 01:26 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,273
Posted By rebel1916

Just looked up California. If he was heading to...

Just looked up California. If he was heading to an emergency his immunity looks even stronger than NY. https://www.justia.com/trials-litigation/docs/caci/700/730.html I know you guys want to make...
05-20-16, 01:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,273
Posted By rebel1916

Szcerbiak vs Pilat NYS Court of Appeals found...

Szcerbiak vs Pilat NYS Court of Appeals found that a police officer who hit and killed a kid on a bike, en route to a fight call, was not liable civilly. This in spite of the fact that he had...
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