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06-02-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,032
Posted By walnutz

This is the correct answer. Donít like it? Donít...

This is the correct answer. Donít like it? Donít use it. Itís not Stravaís job to protect your privacy.
06-01-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By walnutz

Random assorted 650b gravel tire reviews

I spent the last year experimenting with different tires after discovering and converting religiously to 650b. I figured I would put this out there for anyone who is interested. Happy to answer...
05-25-21, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By walnutz

Honestly, I went from "Gravel bikes are a...

Honestly, I went from "Gravel bikes are a marketing gimmick" to "Everyone should be riding gravel bikes.".
I bought an REI ADV 3.1 during lockdown with my stimulus money and subsequently sold all my...
04-19-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,424
Posted By walnutz

Used to own this model. IIRC itís the last year...

Used to own this model. IIRC itís the last year they made them in the States. The only bike that Iíve sold that I wish I still had :(
Forum: Foo
04-14-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,443
Posted By walnutz

Get my second Moderna in a few weeks. I've heard...

Get my second Moderna in a few weeks. I've heard it's rough, but everyone's different. Kudos!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 07:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,038
Posted By walnutz

If thatís an extremely dirty chain, Iím in...

If thatís an extremely dirty chain, Iím in trouble 😮. As for OP, that is a really bizarre failure, glad it didnít cause any major issues.
04-08-21, 02:07 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,110
Posted By walnutz

Everything ok over there?

Everything ok over there?
04-08-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 7,110
Posted By walnutz

Not gonna weigh in on what's faster. For me,...

Not gonna weigh in on what's faster. For me, wider tires are just more fun. Hopping curbs, riding dirt, taking single track spurs off the main road/trail, experiencing overall more comfort even on...
03-27-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,186
Posted By walnutz

Check out the soma Fabrications Further bottle

Check out the soma Fabrications Further bottle
03-16-21, 08:32 AM
Replies: 328
Views: 34,880
Posted By walnutz

Big bikes need love too ;)

Big bikes need love too ;)
03-06-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,992
Posted By walnutz

In this thread: ďYou enjoy cycling differently...

In this thread: ďYou enjoy cycling differently than I do and this frightens and confuses me and I need to tell you why you are wrongĒ

Edit: Feel free to substitute ďthis threadĒ for ďBikeForumsĒ
03-05-21, 09:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,992
Posted By walnutz

cared enough to start a thread about it ;)

cared enough to start a thread about it ;)
02-14-21, 12:42 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 34,880
Posted By walnutz

Love it. What frame is this?

Love it. What frame is this?
Forum: Touring
02-13-21, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,522
Posted By walnutz

You have the perfect tires for your purposes.

You have the perfect tires for your purposes.
02-12-21, 08:18 PM
02-11-21, 06:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,465
Posted By walnutz

Yeah, I gather they are the go-to if youíre not...

Yeah, I gather they are the go-to if youíre not going hydraulic. I have them and have no issues.
01-23-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,147
Posted By walnutz

Yeah, Iíve tried their extralights tubeless and...

Yeah, Iíve tried their extralights tubeless and they never sealed even with buckets of sealant. Not worth the trouble tubeless. Had the same pinholes you are describing.

I got endurance casing...
01-06-21, 08:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,000
Posted By walnutz

I mean, idk, why force it? Itís ok to not like...

I mean, idk, why force it? Itís ok to not like it. Sometimes I just want to coast and I use the freewheel.

Is there a particular reason you want to ride fixed?
01-03-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,424
Posted By walnutz

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1527/421acf98_4ca8_4724_8a00_66ebbc0b1ff1_3928c9d5dd6e7df5f49e76124a6deac41ec12f7c.jpeg
12-23-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,104
Posted By walnutz

I would just add these will be your road tires as...

I would just add these will be your road tires as well.
12-06-20, 10:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,178
Posted By walnutz

Man, I don't need it at all, but the Super...

Man, I don't need it at all, but the Super Professional looks so fun. Love the paint.
11-29-20, 10:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,624
Posted By walnutz

Update: finally got my wheels to complete my...

Update: finally got my wheels to complete my conversion . Pacenti Brevet rims and All-City hubs. WTB Horizon tires. Clearance is tight, but juuuust enough.
...
11-29-20, 10:28 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,322
Posted By walnutz

I figure at this point this is kind of a general...

I figure at this point this is kind of a general Wabi thread, so hereís my Wabi that I just converted to 650b:
...
11-28-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,541
Posted By walnutz

Fellas, drop it. Geez.

Fellas, drop it. Geez.
11-12-20, 08:23 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,541
Posted By walnutz

An apology in the internet! Whatís the world...

An apology in the internet! Whatís the world coming to? ;)
11-02-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,342
Posted By walnutz

FWIW I tried a Cardiff and it was a waste of...

FWIW I tried a Cardiff and it was a waste of money.
10-29-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,802
Posted By walnutz

I've read this a few times and can't make heads...

I've read this a few times and can't make heads or tails of it, but you seem happy, so kudos!
10-29-20, 06:40 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,541
Posted By walnutz

Will continue the pile-on here. Sold my full...

Will continue the pile-on here. Sold my full squish MTB and havenít looked back. Was recently riding with a friend who marveled as I sped through a tight, tree-lined area with my narrow bars. ...
10-29-20, 06:21 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,802
Posted By walnutz

I have nothing to add except that I love your...

I have nothing to add except that I love your bike.
10-27-20, 10:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,624
Posted By walnutz

Building up Pacenti Brevets with...

Building up Pacenti Brevets with prowheelbuilder.com

Will update if anyone is interested.

After riding 650b for a while on my geared bike, I donít think I can ever go back to 700c.
Replies: 14
Views: 3,536
Posted By walnutz

If you go wide enough you just kinda roll over...

If you go wide enough you just kinda roll over everything, even with slicks. Pretty fun
Replies: 14
Views: 3,536
Posted By walnutz

Iíve been commuting on the 650x48 Endurance...

Iíve been commuting on the 650x48 Endurance casing. No flats so far and I donít anticipate any- they seem very sturdy. I run them tubeless.
I had all sorts of trouble getting the Extralight casing...
10-03-20, 05:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 615
Posted By walnutz

I would strongly suggest buying a pump that will...

I would strongly suggest buying a pump that will allow you to set tubeless tires at home.
09-26-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 472
Views: 99,379
Posted By walnutz

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

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1280x960/824342dd_6525_49b4_a42a_449d2e00ec04_09cf789544af4c5e5832099c0578943e22c98ed1.jpeg
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By walnutz

Gatorskins.

Gatorskins.
Forum: Touring
09-19-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,137
Posted By walnutz

Thanks for posting this. Very informative, as I...

Thanks for posting this. Very informative, as I have recently been looking at both. I have a Selle Anatomica on the way. Happened to be looking at the FAQs on their website and they specifically...
09-18-20, 12:38 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,322
Posted By walnutz

By all means, please hi-jack the thread. I only...

By all means, please hi-jack the thread. I only started it to share my Wabi but I'm happy to open it to any and all Wabi related things.[/QUOTE]
If you insist :)
Finally have it more or less how I...
09-10-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,662
Posted By walnutz

Two wheelsets and three tire types. With this...

Two wheelsets and three tire types. With this bike, I went from N=4 to N=2...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 07:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,517
Posted By walnutz

N+1

N+1
09-01-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 9,322
Posted By walnutz

As promised, here she is. Frame arrived after a...

As promised, here she is. Frame arrived after a few days in FedEx purgatory. Box looked beat up, so I was a bit worried, but the frame was packed very well and there were no issues. When I ordered I...
08-04-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,964
Posted By walnutz

I feel like a shill because I’m always promoting...

I feel like a shill because I’m always promoting this bike, but it might fit the bill for you:
https://www.rei.com/product/122463/co-op-cycles-adv-31-bike

I have one and love it. I can go up to...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-20, 09:59 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 7,584
Posted By walnutz

My head hurts.

My head hurts.
07-26-20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,775
Posted By walnutz

You either care about preventable deaths and a...

You either care about preventable deaths and a government that has done almost nothing about them, or you don’t. These aren’t just numbers, these are people.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-20, 08:53 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 24,622
Posted By walnutz

This is my watch. Does it count? ...

This is my watch. Does it count?
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/image_32cb789be9f6858e1f89c5b2e7c9cee6a8798686.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-20, 08:38 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,021
Posted By walnutz

The only answer here is to ride a Brooks saddle...

The only answer here is to ride a Brooks saddle and forget about chamois. No bibs, no bike shorts. :)

<runs away and doesn’t look back>
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-20, 07:21 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,399
Posted By walnutz

My two cents: I used to race and I don’t anymore....

My two cents: I used to race and I don’t anymore. I bought a heavy ass gravel bike (REI ADV 3.1) with my stimulus check and haven’t touched my road bike since.

I mention racing because I feel...
07-14-20, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By walnutz

In case you wanted a real world example, I swap...

In case you wanted a real world example, I swap out CL and 6b discs with no issues. Go for it! :)
07-14-20, 07:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By walnutz

Yup, I recently made the switch and ride rigid....

Yup, I recently made the switch and ride rigid. It’s great.
07-11-20, 02:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,617
Posted By walnutz

Howdy, Iím really only pushing this point because...

Howdy, Iím really only pushing this point because it's a health issue. Lord knows there are enough debates on this forum :). But, no, there is no such thing as safe tanning, unless it comes out of a...
07-11-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,617
Posted By walnutz

Just so everyone knows: a tan is another word for...

Just so everyone knows: a tan is another word for a minor sunburn.
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