Search: Posts Made By: Astrozombie
Showing results 1 to 50 of 992
Search took 0.33 seconds.
06-10-17, 02:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,207
Posted By Astrozombie

They just need open headphones (most ppl probably...

They just need open headphones (most ppl probably don't know these exist ) I wouldn't do it nearly as often if i couldn't listen to music.
Forum: Foo
06-10-17, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7,954
Views: 702,465
Posted By Astrozombie

I remember when i had a photobucket full of these...

I remember when i had a photobucket full of these , wonder if it's still alive...
06-10-17, 01:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,390
Posted By Astrozombie

What i'm wondering is are those large patches any...

What i'm wondering is are those large patches any good? I've used them and my tube became so deformed that my tire was wobbly...........
06-10-17, 01:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,657
Posted By Astrozombie

Letting me down Texas, i thought they would have...

Letting me down Texas, i thought they would have considered getting rid of the seat belt law:roflmao2:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-17, 01:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,653
Posted By Astrozombie

Ask yourself; "Do I have more money than I know...

Ask yourself; "Do I have more money than I know what to do with?"
06-10-17, 01:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 752
Posted By Astrozombie

Well they're cruisers, don't get ridden very...

Well they're cruisers, don't get ridden very fast, will be seldom ridden............but I would stay the heck away from Wallyworld, I would see what Nashbar or Biketiresdirect has...........when In...
04-06-17, 12:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,590
Posted By Astrozombie

I've noticed during rush hour that a light can...

I've noticed during rush hour that a light can turn green for just a few seconds, then when you're in the middle of the street it turns back to red! Unintentional red light running!!! Everyone honks...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-17, 12:41 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,280
Posted By Astrozombie

Depends how serious this shop is, I would not...

Depends how serious this shop is, I would not have expected a Joe-Blow bike shop to actually know or care about any of this. Maybe they were "Yes, Sir, mhhhmmmm, alright we'll do that" and expected...
03-19-17, 01:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,349
Posted By Astrozombie

I thought the update was going to be TC was shot...

I thought the update was going to be TC was shot and killed after confronting those people taking their "parking space" ..............
03-19-17, 01:04 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,624
Posted By Astrozombie

HAHA! That baby is going to be good as new!! Let...

HAHA! That baby is going to be good as new!! Let me tell you my story...

Approaching 5K miles on my cheap-o bike, I bought a toolkit for about $150 and a book for wrenching on your bike, but still...
12-04-16, 02:09 PM
12-04-16, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,325
Posted By Astrozombie

I have one on a hill here and I thought how it...

I have one on a hill here and I thought how it could be a little Laguna Seca with a re-pave.
Forum: Commuting
11-19-16, 07:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,466
Posted By Astrozombie

I always forget year to year, but i've racked up...

I always forget year to year, but i've racked up a bunch of wool, baselayers, balaclava, a jacket and some gloves. Nobody ever talks about the eyes though, going fast in the cold really start to...
11-19-16, 06:33 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 18,832
Posted By Astrozombie

I could see a busted no-name part being replaced...

I could see a busted no-name part being replaced by an entry level "Tourney" part at the LBS, still cheap but somehow still better than the original.
Forum: Foo
11-11-16, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By Astrozombie

jeez, i'm trying to build a $30 iracing...

jeez, i'm trying to build a $30 iracing playseat....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-16, 08:07 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,211
Posted By Astrozombie

I just want to see where people ride around my...

I just want to see where people ride around my neighborhood, after that I'll probably get rid of it.
09-30-16, 07:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,389
Posted By Astrozombie

Normal for race bike, not good for beer bellied...

Normal for race bike, not good for beer bellied rider .
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-16, 07:47 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 9,111
Posted By Astrozombie

Get a motorcycle , problem solved.

Get a motorcycle , problem solved.
09-30-16, 07:35 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 16,989
Posted By Astrozombie

I might try that Schwinn with a solid...

I might try that Schwinn with a solid fork........but it has radial type spokes though...and still feels cheap when you see it at Sears/Kmart. Totally not worth it, Bikesdirect is the way to go. Even...
07-31-16, 10:32 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 26,373
Posted By Astrozombie

Runners belt if i don't have a jersey on.

Runners belt if i don't have a jersey on.
Forum: Foo
07-31-16, 10:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 980
Posted By Astrozombie

Yep, you have to go out of your way to get a...

Yep, you have to go out of your way to get a 1080p set nowdays, plus the companies use their high-end panels on their 4K sets that you'd be better off just getting a 4K.

My bro got one of the last...
07-31-16, 10:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 13,495
Posted By Astrozombie

I've got 2 Tourney FDs that I can't quite get...

I've got 2 Tourney FDs that I can't quite get quiet, looks like yours is as well........also my Front Brakes are squeaking, maybe what the guy said about being "threaded" has something to do with it....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-16, 10:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,505
Posted By Astrozombie

That is one hot hybrid! Love the fork! Add some...

That is one hot hybrid! Love the fork! Add some bar-ends for hand positions.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-16, 09:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Astrozombie

Get both.........if you can't, I would test ride...

Get both.........if you can't, I would test ride them, but generally say if you have a beer belly and will be uncomfortable hunched over for long periods of time, get the hybrid.
They also say if...
07-31-16, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,839
Posted By Astrozombie

Having had several BD bikes, I'll take BD every...

Having had several BD bikes, I'll take BD every day over a department store headache........
06-04-16, 07:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,471
Posted By Astrozombie

Without getting a sideview i would say it is too...

Without getting a sideview i would say it is too small, but then again on some of my bikes my knees can get a bit close to the bars while turning them wide and it isn't that bad (since you rarely...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-16, 08:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,689
Posted By Astrozombie

I never knew group-sets included the chain, who...

I never knew group-sets included the chain, who has ever seen a matching Shimano chain come with a bike?
06-02-16, 08:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,105
Posted By Astrozombie

Maybe it's about "feel"? On paper a bike might...

Maybe it's about "feel"? On paper a bike might seem like it's ideal, but actual riding them and "feeling" them out and dialing them in to your body measurements is another deal.
06-02-16, 07:52 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,846
Posted By Astrozombie

$100 used bike to get your feet wet, better than...

$100 used bike to get your feet wet, better than a cheap department store bike. Then look out for a Diamondback Insight, they go on sale for time to time (I think i got mine for 3 bills) I'm using a...
06-02-16, 07:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,486
Posted By Astrozombie

I found the suspension saddle annoying and got...

I found the suspension saddle annoying and got rid of it ASAP, also it was pretty wide, i think they assume the only people buying these "comfort bikes" are big people who want a plush...
Forum: Foo
02-28-16, 03:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,674
Posted By Astrozombie

I didn't check the vendor when buying my...

I didn't check the vendor when buying my Taillight, the Portland design works something something, I got a Chinese knock-off in a box that had been opened and the instructions were terrible. :crash:
Forum: Commuting
01-22-16, 02:55 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,764
Posted By Astrozombie

Is this typical? We should do a poll, that seems...

Is this typical? We should do a poll, that seems excessive for just one year ?:twitchy:
01-22-16, 02:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,402
Posted By Astrozombie

Mainly rear, as i'm right-handed......but I will...

Mainly rear, as i'm right-handed......but I will make an effort to use both. :thumb:
01-22-16, 01:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,636
Posted By Astrozombie

I started with a FS, and going to rigid was a...

I started with a FS, and going to rigid was a real eye opener, it's definitely the way to go for a noobie.
01-14-16, 02:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,849
Posted By Astrozombie

You've also got the little screw right where the...

You've also got the little screw right where the cable goes into the lever to play with. And of course taking a little slack off from where the cable meets the nut on the actual brake, remember to...
01-14-16, 02:26 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,633
Posted By Astrozombie

My dad got in a minor fender-bender and the work...

My dad got in a minor fender-bender and the work was a tidy $4K!! Not sure how much the insurance company covered but GD! And it isn't even a newer car!
01-08-16, 09:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,468
Posted By Astrozombie

Time for some slicks! And maybe trigger shifters?

Time for some slicks! And maybe trigger shifters?
01-08-16, 09:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,429
Posted By Astrozombie

I used to, then got rid of it, man i'm regretting...

I used to, then got rid of it, man i'm regretting it. There's a skatepark around here and i never got a chance to try it out, i just probably needed to switch to some fatter wheels. Then seeing Casey...
01-08-16, 09:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,606
Posted By Astrozombie

There is such little difference I wonder why they...

There is such little difference I wonder why they don't just consolidate this stuff.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-15, 01:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,557
Posted By Astrozombie

Do you have a decent sized gut? I do and i found...

Do you have a decent sized gut? I do and i found the hybrid more comfortable to start, took a while to really get into that road position.
12-27-15, 01:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,345
Posted By Astrozombie

Intuition will say early morning you are probably...

Intuition will say early morning you are probably better off........

The oddly I've seen my share of crazy stuff when going for jogs in the early morning, but nothing too dangerous.
12-27-15, 01:27 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,628
Posted By Astrozombie

1. MTB 2. Roadie , was thinking about a commuter...

1. MTB 2. Roadie , was thinking about a commuter one that's a bit more solid for the cold (like a BMX helmet).
12-27-15, 01:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,059
Posted By Astrozombie

No no no, that thing doesn't need any "upgrading"...

No no no, that thing doesn't need any "upgrading" (not sure those things would even be noticable differences)
All you need to do is accessorize, get a good saddle, set your saddle height, get some...
Forum: Foo
11-21-15, 12:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,344
Posted By Astrozombie

I go by price and where it's...

I go by price and where it's from...............but usually don't care for wine.
11-21-15, 12:03 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,448
Posted By Astrozombie

Ta hell is a birder? :roflmao2:

Ta hell is a birder? :roflmao2:
11-20-15, 11:43 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 8,342
Posted By Astrozombie

Looks like i will have to, job requires a truck...

Looks like i will have to, job requires a truck to lug equipment, plus when it gets cold and dark early and you just don't feel like dealing with terrible streets/traffic/pedaling/waiting for a bus,...
11-20-15, 11:39 PM
Replies: 1,943
Views: 179,333
Posted By Astrozombie

Lol whut, that's Dark Tranquillity ...

Lol whut, that's Dark Tranquillity
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLdCcUDhlpE
11-01-15, 05:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,266
Posted By Astrozombie

Something about collecting stuff is what we do,...

Something about collecting stuff is what we do, to ensure our survival and our tribes survival..........or something, we just like stuff.
I got the Diamondback hybrid i didn't need, now I noticed a...
11-01-15, 05:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By Astrozombie

Wise ass me would have said "As opposed to...

Wise ass me would have said "As opposed to what?"...........though I think we know where that's going.....
11-01-15, 05:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,287
Posted By Astrozombie

I had one that made noise, and always wanted to...

I had one that made noise, and always wanted to open it up to check the grease/bearings.........couldn't get the bugger off, ruined some threads on one side...........but good thing all I really...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 992
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.