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09-07-10, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,498
Posted By pirate

Thanks for the responses. I was under the...

Thanks for the responses. I was under the impression that the trail is gravel once you leave Los Gatos, so I'd still have to ride a mile or two of gravel trail? Would 28c tires do the job here or is...
09-04-10, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,498
Posted By pirate

Best route from San Jose to Santa Cruz?

Hello. I was wondering the best route to take from San Jose to Santa Cruz. Every few months I take Amtrak to San Jose and then take the hwy 17 bus to Santa Cruz, but I'd rather just ride from SJ to...
02-02-10, 04:11 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,800
Posted By pirate

lollin hard

lollin hard
02-10-09, 01:00 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 19,510
Posted By pirate

3bancho!

3bancho!
02-08-09, 04:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,397
Posted By pirate

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v379/mrgerbik/tr...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v379/mrgerbik/trashbearer.gif
02-08-09, 03:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,397
Posted By pirate

lol ...

lol

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v149/skinneej/jar-1.jpg

'sup sol.
01-30-09, 04:50 AM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 338,703
Posted By pirate

Call about this bike...

Call about this bike (http://sacramento.craigslist.org/bik/1013508834.html)
Reply to: see below
Date: 2009-01-29, 11:18PM PST


Hi, My friend Johnny is selling his schwinn. You can reach him @...
01-24-09, 06:13 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

haha, $25 for a pair of nylon straps.

haha, $25 for a pair of nylon straps.
Forum: Commuting
01-17-09, 02:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 920
Posted By pirate

**** that, file a police report, if you still...

**** that, file a police report, if you still can. this sort of crap shouldn't go unpunished, especially if she was unrepentant about blowing a stopsign
01-15-09, 11:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By pirate

Miyatas are awesome bikes, real nice quality even...

Miyatas are awesome bikes, real nice quality even on the lower end models. I've been looking for a Miyata track frame in my size ever since I built my Miyata conversion. My friend has that exact same...
01-09-09, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,433
Posted By pirate

these ones have high quality sealed bearings,...

these ones have high quality sealed bearings, which the dimension version don't.
01-07-09, 12:26 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

seriously, I would buy one right now if they did

seriously, I would buy one right now if they did
01-07-09, 11:53 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

man, I love those 2001 pista frames.

man, I love those 2001 pista frames.
01-02-09, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,842,961
Posted By pirate

yep, its made by Ciclolinea. It pops up on ebay...

yep, its made by Ciclolinea. It pops up on ebay every now and then

here...
01-02-09, 07:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,952
Posted By pirate

that is a real bummer Boozy. -A bridgstone...

that is a real bummer Boozy.

-A bridgstone road frame, a shimano 600/MA40 rear wheel and a shimano 600 derailleur. I didn't break it though, a pickup truck did.
-a pedal spindle
-a toeclip bolt...
12-31-08, 05:03 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

Hey Batavus, do you actually ride a Batavus or...

Hey Batavus, do you actually ride a Batavus or are you just a fan of them?
12-28-08, 02:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,548
Posted By pirate

What is going on with your cranks? They don't...

What is going on with your cranks? They don't line up.
12-26-08, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 910
Posted By pirate

I can't stand it, but bar setups are a personal...

I can't stand it, but bar setups are a personal preference type of thing.
12-22-08, 12:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 832
Posted By pirate

http://www.drillspot.com/pimages/1996/199605_300.j...

http://www.drillspot.com/pimages/1996/199605_300.jpg

also works well for trees or zombies.
12-19-08, 11:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By pirate

whats underneath the paint? candy and unicorns,...

whats underneath the paint? candy and unicorns, thats whats under the paint.
12-15-08, 04:15 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,761
Posted By pirate

Some of these situations you guys are cooking up...

Some of these situations you guys are cooking up are ridiculous. Who leaves on a 6 month European vacation and says "Oh, I know the perfect place to store my bike! I'll just leave it in the public...
12-13-08, 02:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,664
Posted By pirate

I wasn't saying it was worth thousands, but that...

I wasn't saying it was worth thousands, but that it deserves better than to be some crappy conversion.
12-13-08, 01:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,664
Posted By pirate

sounds like 90% of you don't know what the ****...

sounds like 90% of you don't know what the **** you're talking about. that is a solid italian road bike with a shimano 600 group. If you took the 30 seconds to type '***gin bicycle' into google you...
12-11-08, 02:12 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

Either your front wheel is missing a spoke or the...

Either your front wheel is missing a spoke or the rear wheel has one too many spokes.
12-10-08, 08:50 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

none of you guys have ridden an old road bike...

none of you guys have ridden an old road bike with non-aero levers? how could that cable possibly get in the way?
12-10-08, 04:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,064
Posted By pirate

I like the black bartape. I always thought...

I like the black bartape. I always thought leather bar tape looked bad.

To me a brooks would look out of place on that bike. A Concor or Turbo or even a Flite would look good on there. But saddles...
12-06-08, 07:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 720
Posted By pirate

You guys just suck at converting bikes/finding...

You guys just suck at converting bikes/finding good deals. If you buy a complete road bike, strip it and hang brand new parts on it then of course you're going to take a hit in the wallet but that...
12-04-08, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By pirate

white.

white.
12-04-08, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 680
Posted By pirate

28's will fit just fine on those. I used 28's on...

28's will fit just fine on those. I used 28's on a set of those for a year, no problems.
12-03-08, 04:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,832
Posted By pirate

Yeah, the crappy 22 year old stock headset on my...

Yeah, the crappy 22 year old stock headset on my Miyata is still as smooth as the NOS dura-ace headset on my Batavus, the dura-ace one is just has better seals and is easier to adjust. I don't really...
12-03-08, 12:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,429
Posted By pirate

Yeah, that was definitely a "brilliant" idea. Why...

Yeah, that was definitely a "brilliant" idea. Why don't you straighten it some more for that sick straightblade look?
12-02-08, 08:06 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,842,961
Posted By pirate

lolz

lolz
12-02-08, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,138
Posted By pirate

a little scrap of bartape works great too.

a little scrap of bartape works great too.
12-02-08, 12:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,399
Posted By pirate

Sometimes this forums makes me a fixy hater.

Sometimes this forums makes me a fixy hater.
11-28-08, 05:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 859
Posted By pirate

Please note: this is a front break: ...

Please note:

this is a front break:
http://www.ruralmysteries.com/images/BlurBreak1.jpg

this is a front brake:
http://www.bikesomewhere.com/images/big/br-66001.jpg

Thank you.
11-26-08, 08:26 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,521
Posted By pirate

When I was doing a lot of solo road riding in a...

When I was doing a lot of solo road riding in a city with big hills, it was coming around a hairpin turn on some back road super fast only to find a fallen tree branch or a big rock or something in...
11-26-08, 03:26 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 22,476
Posted By pirate

yeah this is the way to go. I got a barely used...

yeah this is the way to go. I got a barely used titatinum flite with a bad ass wood-grain like texture for $30 and a NIB flite gel flow for $35.
11-26-08, 02:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By pirate

Just run a single ring in the inner position of...

Just run a single ring in the inner position of the crank and a bashgaurd on the outer, maybe with a seat tube mounted chain guide. I don't see the need for a new crank

That was what I was going...
11-25-08, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By pirate

Do this in this order: -make sure it's not...

Do this in this order:

-make sure it's not your shoelace tip hitting the crankarm (happened to me a couple times.)
-check/tighten chainring bolts
-check stem binder tightness
-grease seatpost...
11-25-08, 05:12 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,146,950
Posted By pirate

Man, I've wanted an Innerlight for years, but...

Man, I've wanted an Innerlight for years, but there's no way I can afford another bike right now:(
11-25-08, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 450
Posted By pirate

The important thing is if the stem/bar setup is...

The important thing is if the stem/bar setup is comfortable, not whether it looks cool. Just use the one you have for a while to see if it works for you. If you're dead set on a different stem, get...
11-25-08, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,253,475
Posted By pirate

Screw you, They are called TOE CLIPS not pedal...

Screw you, They are called TOE CLIPS not pedal cages. Cages are the steel part that bolts to the body of the pedal. And plastic TOE CLIPS are great. they don't bend when they hit the ground, they are...
11-25-08, 04:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 11,583
Posted By pirate

My friend had taped flatbars for quite some time,...

My friend had taped flatbars for quite some time, worked fine. I did the same thing when I was trying out risers for a couple days. Glad I didn't spend any money on grips because I didn't like them....
11-23-08, 08:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,525
Posted By pirate

I disagree. Why do you need anyones approval to...

I disagree. Why do you need anyones approval to ride your bike?

I thought you said you were going to stop posting stupid threads?
11-23-08, 08:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 926
Posted By pirate

I used to do this with some friends, but it was...

I used to do this with some friends, but it was less of a crit and more of a sprint to the top of the garage, smoke a joint or drink a beer or two, then race down the ramps kind of thing. Definitely...
11-21-08, 08:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By pirate

Make a little doobie holder that screws into one...

Make a little doobie holder that screws into one side, and a lighter holder that screws into the other side.
11-21-08, 08:50 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,428
Posted By pirate

:lol:

:lol:
11-21-08, 05:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,152
Posted By pirate

that looks like tallbike material.

that looks like tallbike material.
11-20-08, 11:57 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,428
Posted By pirate

hope your collegiate turns out super sick brah!

hope your collegiate turns out super sick brah!
11-20-08, 04:50 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,027
Posted By pirate

What a scam. I'm not sure if you mean...

What a scam.



I'm not sure if you mean for this story to humanize cops, but stories like this make cops look like even bigger sleazebags.
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