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07-27-22, 10:07 AM
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Posted By sjanzeir

Yup...

Yup (https://www.instagram.com/tv/CggX7vco-1K/?igshid=MDJmNzVkMjY=). The Old Girl (https://www.instagram.com/tv/CggkwDyIMQR/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=) still got plenty of Le Vivre...
07-27-22, 09:43 AM
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Views: 975,548
Posted By sjanzeir

I passed through a town just now while I'm...

I passed through a town just now while I'm driving on a 900-mile road trip from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Amman, Jordan and found this:

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07-21-22, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

We're also fostering mother and son Lilly and...

We're also fostering mother and son Lilly and Teddy:


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Their...
07-21-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

More often than not, the progress that some of us...

More often than not, the progress that some of us like to lament really does bring actual, tangible benefits, to both us the consumers and to the manufacturers. Fortunately, this tends to be the case...
07-20-22, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Oh yeah, poor thing is practically emaciated,...

Oh yeah, poor thing is practically emaciated, given her nursing duties and all.. We make sure she's got plenty of mother and first age food and water. We even gave her her own room (she's basically...
07-20-22, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Goldie and her four little nuggets are our latest...

Goldie and her four little nuggets are our latest fosters. A sister-in-law found them abandoned at the very busy gate of a shopping mall here in Jeddah and called us. "Bring them over right now!" my...
07-20-22, 01:29 PM
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Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Mars the Friendly Salamander.. ...

Mars the Friendly Salamander..

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07-20-22, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1,507
Views: 345,379
Posted By sjanzeir

Google "ETRTO sizing" and save your cash. In the...

Google "ETRTO sizing" and save your cash. In the ETRTO sizing system - the more accurate one that everyone ought to be using 😁 - a 700c tire fits a 622mm wheel (that's the actual diameter of the rim,...
07-16-22, 07:58 PM
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Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

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07-16-22, 07:36 PM
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Posted By sjanzeir

Cinnamon.. ...

Cinnamon..


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07-14-22, 07:10 AM
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Posted By sjanzeir

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Waiting (https://www.bike24.com/p2474747.html) on a teensy-weensy...
07-06-22, 12:59 AM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Cinnamon and Mars repurpose the kitchen.. ...

Cinnamon and Mars repurpose the kitchen..


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07-05-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,507
Views: 345,379
Posted By sjanzeir

More like to. I was just about done putting my...

More like to. I was just about done putting my hybridized vintage roadie back together after more than two years of the frame hanging on the wall and the parts collecting dust in a box somewhere,...
07-03-22, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

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07-02-22, 04:51 PM
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Posted By sjanzeir

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06-30-22, 02:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 770
Posted By sjanzeir

I'm not the one who started this thread. So you...

I'm not the one who started this thread. So you might wanna have your own sanity checked.
06-30-22, 12:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 770
Posted By sjanzeir

Wise people...

Wise people (https://www.bikeforums.net/bicycle-mechanics/1060866-your-advice-buying-tools.html) once told me to buy the quality tools that I specifically need for the bikes I have as and when I...
06-25-22, 12:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 647
Posted By sjanzeir

Go ahead and order a QM12 adapter and any...

Go ahead and order a QM12 adapter and any 160mm/2mm six-bolt rotor. You'll find quite a few 2mm thick rotors on eBay and elsewhere. The rotor neither needs to be Magura nor does it need to be pricy....
06-24-22, 12:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,095
Posted By sjanzeir

The ones from Icetoolz...

The ones from Icetoolz (https://www.icetoolz.com/ec99/rwd1111/product.asp?prodid=37C1&category_id=72) are nice and reasonably priced..
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06-23-22, 09:34 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,034
Posted By sjanzeir

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06-23-22, 01:29 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,225
Posted By sjanzeir

Something stupid... :foo:

Something stupid... :foo:
06-21-22, 01:59 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

Tres bourgeois, I know 😅 The AC is factory, but...

Tres bourgeois, I know 😅 The AC is factory, but the five-speed is a 505 transplant. And the swap hadn't been nearly as straightforward as my mechanic and I had hoped, but we worked it out somehow.
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06-21-22, 12:27 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

My brother-in-law's 18-year-old kid hitched a...

My brother-in-law's 18-year-old kid hitched a ride with me and he was like, "how do you work that thing? What does it do? What's a clutch?" :D
06-21-22, 11:00 AM
Replies: 391
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Posted By sjanzeir

You missed.

You missed.
06-21-22, 08:30 AM
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Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

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06-20-22, 11:43 PM
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Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

Those issues are indeed minor, but the major...

Those issues are indeed minor, but the major issue with the coaster brake is that it employs the metal-on-metal friction method, which is not only unnecessarily complex, but also inefficient....
06-20-22, 11:03 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

Just one of my five bikes (a folding bike, of all...

Just one of my five bikes (a folding bike, of all things) has disk brakes. And the one with the disk brakes used to be the worst one for stopping power until I upgraded that one with hydraulic...
06-20-22, 09:24 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

All anyone ever needed was Ashtabula cranks and a...

All anyone ever needed was Ashtabula cranks and a band brake on the rear wheel. There was absolutely nothing wrong with walking the bike up and down a hill.
06-20-22, 09:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 426
Posted By sjanzeir

A used Chevy Suburban 7400/8100 would be ideal...

A used Chevy Suburban 7400/8100 would be ideal for hauling four bikes and keeping them safe, I guess...
06-20-22, 09:09 PM
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Views: 9,989
Posted By sjanzeir

Well, there's always Aliexpress...

Well, there's always Aliexpress...
06-20-22, 05:15 AM
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Posted By sjanzeir

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06-12-22, 11:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 940
Posted By sjanzeir

Okay, update time! I had spent some time...

Okay, update time!

I had spent some time looking at pictures of V-brake arms that look like they might be stiffer than the crappy aforementioned Tektros. There weren't very many brand-name brakes...
Forum: Folding Bikes
06-11-22, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1,364
Views: 381,071
Posted By sjanzeir

Just got my new, 215mm, monocoque handlepost and...

Just got my new, 215mm, monocoque handlepost and Litepro handlebar with 120mm rise from Aliexpress yesterday. Swapping them in was a sinch and went without issue. The bike folds perfectly well with...
06-09-22, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Cinnamon and Mars

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06-06-22, 12:03 AM
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Posted By sjanzeir

Cricket and Mars

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06-04-22, 07:25 PM
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Views: 728
Posted By sjanzeir

It's a work in progress :D

It's a work in progress :D
05-29-22, 02:11 AM
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Posted By sjanzeir

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Dalia gave birth to three little cuties late Friday night....
05-21-22, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

Well, I would've spoken too soon yesterday if I...

Well, I would've spoken too soon yesterday if I had said that we had managed to cull the herd down to five (well, six, now that the one who has no name yet has joined the family) - Tootie, Mars,...
05-20-22, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3,120
Views: 353,974
Posted By sjanzeir

The Kitten With No Name (Yet)

Meet the kitty who at this time shall remain nameless (because we haven't yet gotten around to naming him):

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05-18-22, 08:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 465
Posted By sjanzeir

Seems like you skipped over the entire post -...

Seems like you skipped over the entire post - especially the second paragraph:
05-12-22, 02:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 941
Posted By sjanzeir

It's more right than wrong. The smaller wheel...

It's more right than wrong. The smaller wheel size is primarily compensated for with a bigger chainring (52t om my Hemingway and 53t on my Mu, but plenty of folding bike riders swap 8n even bigger...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-12-22, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,364
Views: 381,071
Posted By sjanzeir

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05-12-22, 07:01 AM
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Views: 941
Posted By sjanzeir

You mean like this? ...

You mean like this?
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05-10-22, 11:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,482
Posted By sjanzeir

Bear in mind that most cheap mechanical disk...

Bear in mind that most cheap mechanical disk brake calipers are of the post mount variety with cheap, low quality IS adapters. It is those adapters that can make it impossible to get the caliper...
05-10-22, 01:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By sjanzeir

Four Euros for a Front Derailleur

Is that how little demand there is for the poor old front derailleur?!

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05-05-22, 11:55 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 8,380
Posted By sjanzeir

And more clearance for your balls.

And more clearance for your balls.
05-05-22, 01:50 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 8,380
Posted By sjanzeir

No, that would be a flying pod out of Futurama. ...

No, that would be a flying pod out of Futurama.

Going back to your pre-edit copy, though... It would've been easier to teach you 30 or 40 years ago, when most automakers didn't belong to some...
05-04-22, 11:43 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 8,380
Posted By sjanzeir

Easy - imagine a pair of bikes welded together...

Easy - imagine a pair of bikes welded together side by side. Now imagine that somewhere in there there's a motor (not unlike that of a motorcycle - that's a bicycle with a motor) that goes buzzzzzzzz...
05-04-22, 10:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By sjanzeir

Yeah, so they'd go nicely with those yellow...

Yeah, so they'd go nicely with those yellow Oakley 3 grips I was eying. A pair of Comps with blue tread and skinwalls will round things off nicely, too.
05-04-22, 10:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By sjanzeir

Thank you for this, bargainguy. It was extremely...

Thank you for this, bargainguy. It was extremely helpful.

You see, children, this is one of those rare replies that exemplify the Supreme ideal of helpfulness that Bike Forums is definitely...
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