Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: blacknbluebikes
Showing results 1 to 50 of 584
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-22, 04:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 785
Posted By GGDaddy

Has the driver of the car admitted fault? If yes,...

Has the driver of the car admitted fault? If yes, I would not settle for "assurances" rather I might suggest taking the following position with their insurance company:

The bike is visibly...
08-04-22, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 340
Posted By beng1

With a 46/11 high gear ratio, at 90rpm pedal...

With a 46/11 high gear ratio, at 90rpm pedal cadence with a 27" tire diameter, you are going 30mph, not fast enough???
08-02-22, 06:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 620
Posted By Gyro

Pockets not deep enough.

Pockets not deep enough.
08-02-22, 03:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 620
Posted By Bald Paul

“inappropriate marketing of e-bikes to children,”...

“inappropriate marketing of e-bikes to children,”
I just checked their website. Nowhere do I see anything that even suggests they are marketing to children.
This just seems like another case of...
07-28-22, 06:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 573
Posted By RH Clark

In that case I would go to the hardware store and...

In that case I would go to the hardware store and buy a bar of aluminum. Drill two screw holes for stud attachment and holes for your mount. Just paint the bar the same color as the wall, screw the...
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By T-Mar

The OP is correct, there were no Sekine Medalist...

The OP is correct, there were no Sekine Medalist models. That was a name started by one of the forum members who little about the Sekine models. In fact why he chose "Medalist", when the head badge...
07-19-22, 07:28 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 2,704
Posted By terrymorse

Poe's Law...

Poe's Law (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poe's_law) is in effect.
07-13-22, 04:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 674
Posted By wolfchild

A diet which consists only of lean protein and no...

A diet which consists only of lean protein and no fat will eventually make you sick and may even kill you....Eating fat is absolutely essential when following a very high protein diet. Fat is an...
Forum: Foo
06-14-22, 01:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 638
Posted By 3alarmer

...not certain you understand the current...

...not certain you understand the current situation at the IRS, so from the perspective of a guy who was once handcuffed in the local office, here goes.

The agency has been severely handicapped...
Forum: Foo
06-11-22, 09:29 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,256
Posted By tomato coupe

Everyone is experiencing much less inflation. The...

Everyone is experiencing much less inflation. The present inflation rate is about 8.5% (i.e. 8.5% increase per year), which is a 40 year high. If that rate continues, it will take over 8 years for...
Forum: Foo
06-09-22, 12:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 443
Posted By Seattle Forrest

This is where I stopped reading and started...

This is where I stopped reading and started laughing. :lol:
06-09-22, 07:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,394
Posted By MinnMan

During this period, the dollar has strengthened...

During this period, the dollar has strengthened against other currencies, not weakened. But don't let facts get in the way of your ideology.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-22, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By rm -rf

I had an older Orbea bike that barely fit 25mm...

I had an older Orbea bike that barely fit 25mm tires. The space under the front fork was minimal. This was fine on dry, clean roads. But I rode on a newly chipsealed road, with damp stone dust that...
06-06-22, 01:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 645
Posted By Rolla

I think the dire predictions of a total online...

I think the dire predictions of a total online takeover are exaggerated. Even after Zappos.com revolutionized the online shoe-buying paradigm (buy multiple sizes, get free shipping and free returns),...
06-05-22, 11:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 514
Posted By Canker

Sounds to me like all you need to do is adjust...

Sounds to me like all you need to do is adjust the cable tension of the front derailleur.
06-04-22, 07:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 514
Posted By Barry2

Find a better bike store. Find one that at...

Find a better bike store.
Find one that at least wishes to see the bike before condemning the drivetrain to total replacement, and offering to sell the the parts and labor.

Barry
06-03-22, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By 79pmooney

When I look at a bike I am considering, the two...

When I look at a bike I am considering, the two numbers I want are TT (effective) length and ST angle. Those two numbers tell me where the line of the headtube and stem is and therefore, a lot about...
Forum: Foo
06-02-22, 03:55 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,256
Posted By SurferRosa

:wtf: :lol:

:wtf: :lol:
06-01-22, 12:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 914
Posted By Steve B.

Think a minute about how its not typical here for...

Think a minute about how its not typical here for people to post about their Di2 systems being dead and they cannot figure out how to fix. Id say the vast majority are like me with multiple years of...
05-31-22, 07:37 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,172
Posted By cxwrench

:popcorn

:popcorn
05-31-22, 11:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,352
Posted By stefthehat

Depending on size of replacement stop and how...

Depending on size of replacement stop and how many attachment holes are on it,Iíd recommend Ďdry mountingí over one of the existing holes ,then put masking tape on all four sides of stop ,you now...
05-30-22, 08:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 991
Posted By ThermionicScott

Rowing would be great for that.

Rowing would be great for that.
05-29-22, 09:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By 79pmooney

@Michaelllooo...

@Michaelllooo (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/michaelllooo-555144.html), if this is you first serious bike, don't spend a lot on it. Save the money and ride the heck out of what you got.

Why?...
05-12-22, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By spelger

Agreed, c was too easy for me and I could only...

Agreed, c was too easy for me and I could only hang with b for the volcano. The descent killed me and I had to break off.
05-12-22, 06:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 909
Posted By smd4

And grease on the threads.

And grease on the threads.
Forum: Foo
05-12-22, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By BobbyG

TiHabanero , I have been an audio recording...

TiHabanero , I have been an audio recording engineer for almost 40 years now....a little music but mostly commercials and audio for video. I've noticed the same thing as you. I think it comes down to...
Forum: Foo
05-12-22, 03:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By ahsposo

It's been so long since I had a situation where I...

It's been so long since I had a situation where I could playback music at a sound level that would make use of a decent sound system. Too many neighbors...
04-29-22, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By Paul Barnard

Apply this test and see how they score. ...

Apply this test and see how they score.

Phone Number: Is there a phone number prominently displayed on their home page. Red Flag if there is not.

Address: Do they have a physical address...
04-27-22, 08:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,053
Posted By chaadster

Thatís pretty off-topic and probably best asked...

Thatís pretty off-topic and probably best asked in itís own thread.
04-27-22, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By dedhed

Marketing. They need to list a "negativity"...

Marketing.

They need to list a "negativity" factor.
​​​​​​https://www.bikeforums.net/general-cycling-discussion/1250638-negative-chain-stretch.html
04-26-22, 09:37 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 58,726
Posted By A350driver

If you’re not going to go out and bust your ass...

If you’re not going to go out and bust your ass for 3 hours, no, you don’t need special bike shoes.

If you’re going to go out and average 20-22+ for 3 hours, yes, you need bike shoes.

I...
04-26-22, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1,057
Sticky Banned Users
Views: 522,674
Posted By BillyD

Qwaalodge - sock - permanent

Qwaalodge - sock - permanent
04-26-22, 08:41 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,890
Posted By livedarklions

Some rich guy's new bike broke loudly. I...

Some rich guy's new bike broke loudly.

I have no idea what "saw thing was hanging off bike rear der" is supposed to convey, but it's fun to say it in a pirate voice.
04-24-22, 09:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,235
Posted By badger1

Spring is always a very strange season here on...

Spring is always a very strange season here on teh Biek Forms, but this spring has seemed especially odd here in 'General'. Strange threads popping up all over the place; one could be forgiven for...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-20-22, 08:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,837
Posted By Road Fan

I guess you must all spend more time in bike...

I guess you must all spend more time in bike shops or reading "Bicycling!" than I do, because I don't have any idea what makes an endurance fit (well, maybe some clue), endurance position, aero fit,...
04-19-22, 11:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,770
Posted By livedarklions

He'd have to get sprung first. Not eligible for...

He'd have to get sprung first. Not eligible for parole until next year.
04-18-22, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

There are two pivots that der pulleys are located...

There are two pivots that der pulleys are located by. The der hanger aligns one pivot, the "B". The cage rotates about the other pivot. If either pivot bolt is not straight the pulley cage can be not...
Forum: Foo
04-13-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 973
Posted By Polaris OBark

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/580x580/vinyl_new_yorker_580x580_d89005cc9ad72dd861b57aa7151b184f2d62a08a.jpg
Forum: Foo
04-13-22, 08:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 973
Posted By Polaris OBark

There is one "sound" reason that vinyl can sound...

There is one "sound" reason that vinyl can sound better: mastering. A lot of pop music is digitally mastered as highly compressed, completely artificially, to make it loud. The loud parts are...
04-13-22, 08:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,446
Posted By jdogg111

so......about the original question. any serious...

so......about the original question. any serious american contenders to win the tour in the near future?
Forum: Foo
04-12-22, 10:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 973
Posted By Vintage Schwinn

I think Bob Ross has said it all in a nutshell, ...

I think Bob Ross has said it all in a nutshell, and he is 100% correct.

The crazy unbelievable thing is that despite the science and detailed explanations on the severe limitations of records...
04-10-22, 08:42 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,528
Posted By Koyote

You must have low BMI and not eat consume meat,...

You must have low BMI and not eat consume meat, spicy foods, and alcohol. Otherwise, that dog would've ripped your face off and then eaten your liver.
03-29-22, 12:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 667
Posted By cyccommute

ebay is another source. You can get them in lots...

ebay is another source. You can get them in lots of different colors or even with skulls (https://www.ebay.com/itm/175217487126?hash=item28cbc6ad16:g:nkkAAOSwAyJgZiq-) if you like.
03-29-22, 12:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 667
Posted By sch

Google cable end crimps for sources, same on...

Google cable end crimps for sources, same on amazon as well. Note different sizes for derailler versus brake cables.
Or any bike shop .....


I bought 100 stainless SHCS in 5Mx0.8 20 yrs ago from...
03-27-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 667
Posted By HillRider

McMaster-Carr and Grainger are large industrial...

McMaster-Carr and Grainger are large industrial supply houses and both will sell to individual purchasers in person and on-line. If they don't have it it probably isn't made.

Bolt Depot and...
03-24-22, 05:27 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,026
Posted By urbanknight

The arguments in this thread make me want to...

The arguments in this thread make me want to start a parody thread where I complain about my pedals striking the ground when I corner while pedaling. They should make bikes with much higher bottom...
03-24-22, 08:13 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,026
Posted By Kapusta

What I find total BS is messing with the handling...

What I find total BS is messing with the handling / geo of the bike (increasing offset / slackening HA) or riding too long of a frame just to avoid something that is a total non-issue.
YMMV
03-23-22, 08:08 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,026
Posted By Nachoman

Toe reduction surgery.

Toe reduction surgery.
03-23-22, 11:31 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,998
Posted By Kedosto

If your team could design an affordable,...

If your team could design an affordable, portable, lightweight lock capable of withstanding an electric cutting wheel attack, the entire team could retire millionaires at the completion of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-22, 05:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,984
Posted By seypat

I think the ribbed latex ones give a more...

I think the ribbed latex ones give a more pleasurable ride experience.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 584
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.