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11-26-22, 03:58 AM
Replies: 62
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Posted By daniell

I never had a gel shot. I had a cortisone shot....

I never had a gel shot. I had a cortisone shot. Presently the knee has improved to the point that I can live with it. Cycling for the most part is painless and I no longer need to take Aleve. I...
Replies: 20
Views: 3,365
Posted By daniell

Thanks for your informative reply. I got through...

Thanks for your informative reply. I got through life for 76 years so I will just hang on. If I cover the good eye I can walk around with the bad eye. I can read if it is very close. The...
Replies: 20
Views: 3,365
Posted By daniell

I also have this condition. Soon I will need...

I also have this condition. Soon I will need cataract surgery on my good eye. I don't know what to expect. Unfortunately it is 70 years too late to correct the problem.
10-26-22, 03:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,940
Posted By daniell

When I purchased my steel Marinoni about 20 years...

When I purchased my steel Marinoni about 20 years ago, I wanted to spray inside of the tubes, only to find that the tubes were sealed.
10-16-22, 01:22 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

Yesterday I tested my knee with a 12 mile ride. I...

Yesterday I tested my knee with a 12 mile ride. I had very little discomfort. Also, I did not have the usual night pain. Perhaps the PT is helping.
10-15-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By daniell

Which flasher do you have?

Which flasher do you have?
10-15-22, 04:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By daniell

Counting Lumens

I am looking for a front headlight to give me visibility during daylight. As I search through Amazon, I see lights advertised with amazing lumen outputs. Some say 8,000. First off, how many would...
10-11-22, 01:15 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

The doctor that I am now seeing does not do...

The doctor that I am now seeing does not do surgery. He would recommend a surgeon. He said that my pain is more from the arthritis.
10-09-22, 03:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

What's next? I had my cortisone shot and I am...

What's next?
I had my cortisone shot and I am doing the PT. I had a couple of good weeks. Did a few 20 mile rides. Now the pain is returning.
10-05-22, 03:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

Best of luck with your surgery, and I hope that...

Best of luck with your surgery, and I hope that you will be back on the bike before long.
10-01-22, 01:40 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

At least the severe pain is gone and I am no...

At least the severe pain is gone and I am no longer taking Aleve. If that is all I can get, I will take it.
09-27-22, 02:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

I am surprised that I got so much relief from the...

I am surprised that I got so much relief from the cortisone shot. I won't be surprised if it is only temporary. Tomorrow I start PT.
09-25-22, 01:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,109
Posted By daniell

Mounting Rear Light

Would love to purchase this new rear light. This is the problem. My mounted under the seat bag leaves no room on the post to mount it. I read that a seatstay mount would make it less visible....
09-24-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

If necessary, my next step will be gel shots.

If necessary, my next step will be gel shots.
09-23-22, 02:26 PM
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Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

I tend to agree with you, but at least the pain...

I tend to agree with you, but at least the pain has significantly lessened and I was able to stop taking the Aleve.
09-22-22, 10:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

I saw the doctor today. I walked out with a...

I saw the doctor today. I walked out with a cortisone shot and a prescription for PT. He said that I can resume cycling Saturday. What I don't understand is why is PT necessary when I do a lot of...
09-21-22, 11:35 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

Thank you for your kind words. I just called the...

Thank you for your kind words. I just called the doctor. I explained that I was in considerable pain. The gave me an appointment for tomorrow morning.
09-20-22, 11:23 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

Yesterday I had occasion to walk up and down...

Yesterday I had occasion to walk up and down steps. Now I am getting considerable aching. I did a 11 1/2 mile ride today with little pain. I will have to stay off steps. My doctor is not a surgeon....
09-19-22, 11:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By daniell

If you are waiting for a new shifter, why not get...

If you are waiting for a new shifter, why not get a cheap friction shifter? Use it until the replacement arrives.
09-18-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

I had a problem with seatpost slippage. I wonder...

I had a problem with seatpost slippage. I wonder whether that could be a factor in my knee pain. Today I walked 2 miles with little pain. The last time that I stopped the Naproxen, the pain returned...
09-18-22, 01:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

As I previously stated, my first treatment will...

As I previously stated, my first treatment will be gel shots. I need to reduce the pain. I doubled up on the Naproxen and that provided for a much better night. I really don't want to use that long...
09-17-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

I am not really sure since I also do a lot of...

I am not really sure since I also do a lot of walking.
09-17-22, 01:09 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

This doctor is not a surgeon. 6 years ago I had...

This doctor is not a surgeon. 6 years ago I had the meniscus snipped off on my other knee. That doctor as well as my present one said that at my age, they only do surgery if the meniscus tear is in...
09-17-22, 10:55 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,340
Posted By daniell

Knee Pain

After 75 years of trouble free service, my right knee has failed me. The pain is severe, making it necessary for me to take Aleve. After the MRI, the doctor called me explaining the situation. Torn...
09-13-22, 02:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By daniell

Since it would be difficult for me to work...

Since it would be difficult for me to work outside, I may just purchase a new freehub.
09-12-22, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By daniell

Thanks for the link. I think that I will go for...

Thanks for the link. I think that I will go for the soak method. No point in taking apart the freehub if replacement parts are not available.
Which degreaser would be good? Would the water based...
09-11-22, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By daniell

Shimano Deore 8 speed freehub with high mileage. ...

Shimano Deore 8 speed freehub with high mileage.
Hub was serviced often, but freehub has never been lubricated. Non Disc
09-11-22, 03:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By daniell

Clunking Freehub Noise

From coasting to pedaling freehub clunking noise is happening more often. Is this the sign of a failing freehub? If so, I will change it to avoid being stranded.
Thanks
09-06-22, 03:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,277
Posted By daniell

I have observed that my wheels had more of a...

I have observed that my wheels had more of a tendency to go out of true, if I had inadequate air pressure.
08-31-22, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By daniell

Thanks I guess I will have to stick with the...

Thanks
I guess I will have to stick with the brakes that are on the bike.
08-31-22, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By daniell

This bike is well over 30 years old. If I...

This bike is well over 30 years old. If I remember correctly, I could not get the brake pads to reach the rim. I am wondering whether V brakes would have a similar problem.
08-31-22, 03:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By daniell

Do Cantilever brakes vary in Reach?

Presently I have the Shimano Altus CT 91 cantilever brakes installed on my mountain bike. Sometime ago, I tried upgrading to to higher end brakes. The reach was way off. I don't remember whether they...
08-22-22, 01:19 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 9,116
Posted By daniell

Years ago while riding with a friend, we...

Years ago while riding with a friend, we encountered a cyclist that had a flat tire. He had no tools or a spare tube. When asked why, he replied by saying that he did not want the extra weight. My...
08-03-22, 07:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,371
Posted By daniell

My metatarsal pain is all gone for one principal...

My metatarsal pain is all gone for one principal reason. I have not been able to cycle because of severe knee pain. It is probably a meniscus problem. Five years ago I had the other knee operated on....
07-29-22, 04:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,682
Posted By daniell

What you say makes sense. However, the person...

What you say makes sense. However, the person giving the advice may be the secretary. I would think that I would need something underneath the rivet while I am hammering it. I have a somewhat related...
07-28-22, 01:54 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,682
Posted By daniell

I contacted Brooks asking how to remedy the rivet...

I contacted Brooks asking how to remedy the rivet that wasn't flush. They advised me to hit the rivet with a small hammer. I am still not convinced that would work on steel rivets.
07-26-22, 01:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,682
Posted By daniell

I am in the US. I ordered from Chainreaction in...

I am in the US. I ordered from Chainreaction in England. It must be about 3 years old.
07-23-22, 08:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,682
Posted By daniell

I have both the Brooks Team Professional and the...

I have both the Brooks Team Professional and the B17. For some reason the Professional feels more comfortable. If I was to order the B17 again, I would order the one with the copper rivets. One of...
07-11-22, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By daniell

The doctor said that in about a year I will need...

The doctor said that in about a year I will need cataract surgery. Presently I don't see too well without bright light. I would think that after the surgery, it will change. My prescription may...
07-10-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By daniell

Eyebuy Direct will make my glasses with a 50...

Eyebuy Direct will make my glasses with a 50 percent tint. Their prices are good, they have a good selection and give good support.
07-09-22, 02:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By daniell

I appreciate your input but I am afraid that wont...

I appreciate your input but I am afraid that wont be the case. At some point, I will need cataract surgery. Presently it is not the time.
07-09-22, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By daniell

Prescription Sunglasses

I would like to order sunglasses online. I have been looking through the Zenni site. I like their frames and their low prices. There is one sticking point however. My eye doctor recommended a tint of...
06-25-22, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 788
Posted By daniell

Would a CO2 cartridge get cold enough?

Would a CO2 cartridge get cold enough?
06-25-22, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

Thanks for the input. I think that any problem...

Thanks for the input. I think that any problem that develops will be gradual.
06-25-22, 03:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

I just assembled the hub. The tightening of the...

I just assembled the hub. The tightening of the freehub bolt solved the problem. Now I must assemble the cassette.
06-24-22, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

I took the hub apart and tightened the freehub...

I took the hub apart and tightened the freehub with a 10mm Alan wrench. I made it as tight as I could get it. It did help somewhat.
06-24-22, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

The cassette is off. There is considerable amount...

The cassette is off. There is considerable amount of play in the freehub. When I try to wiggle the non drive side axle, I have no play.
06-24-22, 06:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

I think that I need a new freehub. It may be...

I think that I need a new freehub. It may be better to buy a new hub.
06-23-22, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By daniell

Play In Rear Hub

This is an eight speed Deore hub.
I removed the cassette to adjust the cones.
This is the problem.
I can discern no play in the non drive side.
Yet the drive side has significant play.
The...
06-20-22, 07:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,371
Posted By daniell

I rode 20 miles this morning with an old pair of...

I rode 20 miles this morning with an old pair of shoes. These had a stiff sole. I also rode yesterday. Big improvement not using the the Five Ten. I just ordered a pair of the Pearl Izumi X-Alp...
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