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03-26-20, 05:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,444
Posted By Jicafold

No you didn't you need to go back and read your...

No you didn't you need to go back and read your own post. You said as a thirst quencher. Your post says nothing about consuming DURING a ride. This could be interpreted as after an endurance ride....
01-16-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,040
Posted By Bryan C.

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01-06-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,189
Posted By MoAlpha

Don't stretch the last inch or so. If you do, it...

Don't stretch the last inch or so. If you do, it will creep back and peel up. As someone else pointed out, self-fusing silicone tape is superior in every way and has no adhesive to ooze out and make...
01-06-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,189
Posted By tyrion

I use (any 'ol) electrical tape then cover that...

I use (any 'ol) electrical tape then cover that with self fusing silicone tape.
Forum: Fatbikes
01-01-20, 11:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,396
Posted By Happy Feet

The basics (which you probably know) are drilled...

The basics (which you probably know) are drilled rims and tubeless.
From there you could look to further drilling rims if possible or lighter spokes - but those would just be grams and probably not...
12-28-19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 810
Posted By Troul

Mid generator E-Bike?

Mid generator E-Bike?
12-28-19, 03:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 810
Posted By JohnDThompson

Maybe a "rumble seat?"

Maybe a "rumble seat?"
12-28-19, 10:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 810
Posted By 02Giant

Set up a small trailer with it, flea market/swap...

Set up a small trailer with it, flea market/swap meet bike.
Forum: Fatbikes
12-22-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By Miele Man

I MUST be in an AMBER glass bottle for best...

I MUST be in an AMBER glass bottle for best quality. LOL

Cheers
12-21-19, 06:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,940
Posted By shelbyfv

I think that's off the bottom of your coffee...

I think that's off the bottom of your coffee maker.
12-21-19, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By AnkleWork

Not sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing,...

Not sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing, but you will also notice abrasion on the tires where they touch the ground.
Forum: Fatbikes
12-18-19, 06:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By Happy Feet

It's only cold pressed, extra virgin, locally...

It's only cold pressed, extra virgin, locally sourced, ethical, non gmo olive oil for my bike but you do what you want.

Unrelated, but does anybody know where I can pick up a set of virtue signals...
Forum: Fatbikes
12-18-19, 06:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By Miele Man

There's a surplus store not that far from me only...

There's a surplus store not that far from me only about 7 kilometers each way and that store sells syringes. I get a couple and cut off the needle a bit from the tip. It's perfect for getting oil...
Forum: Fatbikes
12-18-19, 10:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By jon c.

I wouldn't use it now, but rode thousands of...

I wouldn't use it now, but rode thousands of miles using it in my youth. I'm sure there was bike chain oil, but we weren't really hip to it. Every household had a squirt can filled with motor oil...
Forum: Fatbikes
12-17-19, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By rumrunn6

used to collect firewood from the wooded area...

used to collect firewood from the wooded area behind my house. only took pieces of small oaks that fell on their own. approx 8" diameter "branches". cut off 2 or 3 of those at a time that are 6-8 ft...
12-17-19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By Witterings

This is interesting .... I've had both hips...

This is interesting .... I've had both hips replaced and had 1 1/2 years of trouble free cycling, I started thinking I was a "more serious" cyclist as my distances increased and raised my seat...
12-16-19, 05:42 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 14,182
Posted By Speedway2

I haven;t ridden anywhere outside of a 200km...

I haven;t ridden anywhere outside of a 200km radius of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. However, I'm heading to Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Island (Portugal) next July for 2 weeks and plan on renting a...
Forum: Fatbikes
12-16-19, 10:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,417
Posted By rumrunn6

saw a guy with that setup, cpl yrs ago. at first...

saw a guy with that setup, cpl yrs ago. at first quite surprised & intimidated, but then realized what he was up to :thumb:
Forum: Fatbikes
12-16-19, 08:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,926
Posted By qclabrat

I just started using Boeshield T9, It's sort of a...

I just started using Boeshield T9, It's sort of a cross between dry and wet
12-16-19, 04:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By duffer1960

I have a Brooks saddle that's slightly uneven. ...

I have a Brooks saddle that's slightly uneven. Caused terrible hip pain on one side. Adjusting the saddle so my butt was evenly supported (regardless of the position of the nose) fixed the issue.
12-15-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,150
Posted By Hank195

Just yesterday for me, I think it was the first...

Just yesterday for me, I think it was the first time this year. Late afternoon, cold for me (just below freezing), Iím huffing and puffing on my local hill loop, part way up there is a white SUV...
Forum: Fatbikes
12-15-19, 08:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By dougiet

Engine oil on a sponge against the chain will do,...

Engine oil on a sponge against the chain will do, no oil sling.
Forum: Fatbikes
12-15-19, 02:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By kingston

I use motor oil on the bike I ride to the train...

I use motor oil on the bike I ride to the train station. Not a lot of miles, but I leave it outside a lot in all kinds of weather. The chain is almost 30 years old and still going strong.
Forum: Fatbikes
12-15-19, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,291
Posted By 79pmooney

I suspect if you apply the motor oil as carefully...

I suspect if you apply the motor oil as carefully as you would very expensive bike chain lube, that the mess would be quite tolerable. Maybe use a Q-tip? Or a pocket knife. Dip blade into oil then...
12-14-19, 09:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,268
Posted By ramzilla

I just take them off the wheel & soak them in...

I just take them off the wheel & soak them in diesel fuel for a few days. Scrub em down clean & reinstall. I used to soak them in Type F ATF fluid after. But, not so much anymore. It takes too long...
12-13-19, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,268
Posted By squirtdad

For the most part freewheels (assuming what this...

For the most part freewheels (assuming what this is) are lubricated by grease, not oil,so flushing it out with something light is going to create a risk of under lubrication.if much of the grease is...
12-13-19, 12:20 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 14,182
Posted By 2manybikes

Block Island, and, Martha's Vineyard. Good places...

Block Island, and, Martha's Vineyard. Good places for riding in the summer. Block island is all hills, and very nice on road cycling. Martha's Vineyard is flat and has many off road bike paths. I...
12-12-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,150
Posted By Cyclist753

I just figure it is a bunch of attractive young...

I just figure it is a bunch of attractive young women honking their horns because I am so good looking! I always wave back! :lol:
12-12-19, 05:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,040
Posted By woodcraft

I always liked this one... ...

I always liked this one...


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12-12-19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By rydabent

Two asprin and three fingers of 12 year old...

Two asprin and three fingers of 12 year old medicine works really well. :)
12-11-19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,040
Posted By Tanstaafl

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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12-11-19, 10:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 785
Posted By Deal4Fuji

NiteRider has run times listed on their...

NiteRider has run times listed on their packaging. Flash mode looks to save quite a bit of power vs a solid beam. On this example the same full power headlight will run 6 hrs 30 min on flash and 1...
12-10-19, 08:11 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,775
Posted By thumpism

Incredibell. Basic black goes with everything. ...

Incredibell. Basic black goes with everything. You can dress it up or dress it down.
12-10-19, 05:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,968
Posted By Mad Honk

Justin, The most common problem is a lack of...

Justin,
The most common problem is a lack of a business plan. Are you going to sell complete bikes, repair bikes, a combination of those two ? Then there are logistics to the plan and putting...
12-10-19, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 785
Posted By njkayaker

Itís almost certain that itís the light consuming...

Itís almost certain that itís the light consuming almost all of the power.
12-10-19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By Secret Squirrel

Looks like padded closed cell tape that used to...

Looks like padded closed cell tape that used to isolate the battery shrink wrap from the components. Keeps the battery pack from rattling in the case.
12-10-19, 11:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By berner

I have a troublesome knee and occasionally one...

I have a troublesome knee and occasionally one hip. I do those lateral leg raises also and the discomfort/pain subsides. After doing them for a while, (several months) I added 10 lbs. of ankle...
12-10-19, 10:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By wirides

I was just in to see the PT for similar issue. ...

I was just in to see the PT for similar issue. He suggested:

https://youtu.be/iLTBIaHU5iw

He also did some pinned stretching on me which hurt, but helped immediately. From here is just...
12-10-19, 10:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By billridesbikes

Could be really tight hip flexors that are...

Could be really tight hip flexors that are hurting? You could try a form roller to roll yourself out after riding. There are many YouTubes from cyclists on using a form roller. The one from Julie...
12-10-19, 09:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,313
Posted By rseeker

I can't say anything definitive, but sometimes...

I can't say anything definitive, but sometimes stretching is the cure. I had hip pain so bad it was debilitating. The doctor said there was no structural damage and sent me to physical therapy for...
12-10-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,459
Posted By indyfabz

When it no longer functions properly?

When it no longer functions properly?
12-09-19, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 785
Posted By canklecat

Ditto, the continuous flashing state of LEDs. It...

Ditto, the continuous flashing state of LEDs. It shows up in some car headlights on my bike videos. To the eye it appears steady but it's not.

AFAIK, Cygolite is the only manufacturer that...
12-08-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,150
Posted By BikeLite

Only when I wear my "Honk if you're H"...

Only when I wear my "Honk if you're H" jersey.
12-08-19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,150
Posted By FlMTNdude

The other day some asshat in a mile long line at...

The other day some asshat in a mile long line at a stoplight was so far into the bike lane I grabbed the side of the vehicle so I didnít have to dismount or go off the edge of the pavement. I donít...
06-21-17, 07:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 36,454
Posted By MRT2

Tourney components are for people who don't spend...

Tourney components are for people who don't spend a lot of time posting on cycling enthusiast forums. If it were me, I would steer clear of entry level components on a bike I rode more than just...
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