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Forum: Commuting
03-27-07, 09:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,328
Posted By PoorBehavior

Take a look at the On One Pompino: ...

Take a look at the On One Pompino:
http://www.on-one.co.uk/index.php?module=pagemaster&PAGE_user_op=view_page&PAGE_id=115&MMN_position=131:131

I have the Inbred 29er and have been impressed by...
05-25-06, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By PoorBehavior

It could also be the headset cap. Not the thing...

It could also be the headset cap. Not the thing the screw to the star knut goes through but the cup that fits over the top set of bearings. If that cup got bent a little, you will notice it when...
05-11-06, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By PoorBehavior

Get a couple of those $9 dollar freewheels and...

Get a couple of those $9 dollar freewheels and try different sizes out then drop the cash for a WI when you know what you want.
05-02-06, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By PoorBehavior

No derailleur, single speed. I have reoriented...

No derailleur, single speed. I have reoriented the ring, I have not shifted it in each position and tested it because it just occured to me to try that. I will give it a shot, maybe the ring is a...
05-02-06, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By PoorBehavior

Some SS crank help needed

I tried a search but did not come up with anything helpfull. I have a Truvative SS GXP crankset on my On One Inbred that seems to have the holes in the spider arms out of position. I have loosened...
04-15-06, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By PoorBehavior

On One Inbred. Steel, light and nimble. Oh, and...

On One Inbred. Steel, light and nimble. Oh, and a complete build is less than a grand. Full rigid SS though, no problem adding a Reba though.
04-15-06, 12:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By PoorBehavior

I vote SS too. No gears to worry about and the...

I vote SS too. No gears to worry about and the lack of crap you are towing is a bonus as well. Too bad some of the other big makers don't jump in the ring here. Someone has the tech base to make...
04-14-06, 12:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,712
Posted By PoorBehavior

On One. Not a better deal out there for the...

On One. Not a better deal out there for the price. The **** is nice but the inbred is solid front to back. You do not have to beef anything up. Check MTBR.com in the 29er forum, lots of info...
03-22-06, 04:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,055
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have the GXP's in SS form. I folded the...

I have the GXP's in SS form. I folded the chainring first time on the trail but I am a clyde. They feel a bit more flexy than my megaexo set that I picked up for $90 from Universal I think. I...
03-20-06, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 336
Posted By PoorBehavior

Getting better every day. There needs to be more...

Getting better every day. There needs to be more tires for all the different conditions is what I get from the 29er folks. A lot of the tires overlap right now. Price is as about the same with...
03-20-06, 11:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 892
Posted By PoorBehavior

Life is hard but it's even harder if you're...

Life is hard but it's even harder if you're stupid. John Wayne.

Well you don't need a million dollars to do nothing, man. Just take a look at my cousin, he's broke he don't do ****. Lawrence,...
03-13-06, 10:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,450
Posted By PoorBehavior

Two Words.... Barbed Wire. Or should that be one...

Two Words.... Barbed Wire. Or should that be one word? Anyway, it works.
03-08-06, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,107
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have the 540's and I think the advantage of the...

I have the 540's and I think the advantage of the eggbeaters is that when the cleat gets packed with snow the eggbeater design can sink through the packed snow and engage. Once the cleat on the SPD's...
02-07-06, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 730
Posted By PoorBehavior

Real men just use a big rubber mallet. In fact,...

Real men just use a big rubber mallet. In fact, I believe that grammatically :
hammer = feminine
mallet = masculine.
Just to be safe I always have this close by…
01-27-06, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have an One One SS29er Inbred. I am still...

I have an One One SS29er Inbred. I am still working on setting up the cockpit but I really like it. I have a rockhopper as well. I have test ridden a Rig and have heard a lot of good things about...
01-26-06, 05:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By PoorBehavior

Redline I think it is is coming out with a steel...

Redline I think it is is coming out with a steel hardtail ****cog for like $450. Out real soon. I have an On One 29er which is well worth what I paid, close to 1k. More our there everyday. Not sure...
01-26-06, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have a MegaExo integrated crank and BB. Added...

I have a MegaExo integrated crank and BB. Added a nashbar bashguard and I have been very happy with it. Don't have a huge number of miles on it but it is noticably smoother than the square taper bb...
01-21-06, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By PoorBehavior

Probably not new but fun anyway

http://www.austinyellowbike.org/pics.pl?gallery=there_is_no_gallery&id=22

Great Pics here for those who have not seen them before. Stole the link from my local MTB club site.
01-18-06, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 473
Posted By PoorBehavior

With just snow I think studded tires are not...

With just snow I think studded tires are not needed, great traction without them.
With ice on the trail and little or no snow there is almost no way to ride without them on my local trails.
Some...
01-04-06, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,566
Posted By PoorBehavior

What a wonderful feature in a load bearing...

What a wonderful feature in a load bearing component.
12-27-05, 10:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 554
Posted By PoorBehavior

Nice Backyard.

Nice Backyard.
12-26-05, 10:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 562
Posted By PoorBehavior

I thought I would post these pictures for those...

I thought I would post these pictures for those who have not opened one up.
I pulled my Shimano Pedals, 520's I think, and was going to transfer them to my new bike. One of the pedals would not...
12-26-05, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By PoorBehavior

Check the main online shops. I picked up a...

Check the main online shops. I picked up a Nashbar brand for like $14. I have put some real hits on it, missing good size chunks but it has never bent. Price goes up from there. Always deals out...
12-26-05, 08:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By PoorBehavior

Well, not sure what USPS stands for but if you...

Well, not sure what USPS stands for but if you are gonna use the United States Postal Service they will most assuredly charge you for customs. If not they owe me my $70 back for shipping my On One...
12-25-05, 11:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,385
Posted By PoorBehavior

I appreciate the honest info, which is why I come...

I appreciate the honest info, which is why I come here for help. I am going to have my LBS order a Park Tension meter and then see if they are willing to give me a few pointers on how to use it. I...
12-23-05, 03:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,385
Posted By PoorBehavior

HAHAHAHAHAHA.... *grins* That really is...

HAHAHAHAHAHA.... *grins*

That really is funny as hell. Brother you hit it dead on the head.

Thing is, this ain't braking the bank and I am feeling OK about the whole thing. After getting the...
12-23-05, 11:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,385
Posted By PoorBehavior

Honest and correct I think. I can take care of...

Honest and correct I think. I can take care of almost everything I need but I dont have a tension meter.
12-23-05, 11:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,385
Posted By PoorBehavior

The Bike is from Enlgand and I am not, shipped...

The Bike is from Enlgand and I am not, shipped in. I weigh 235lbs. I talked to Brant at On One and he suggested I get the wheels tension checked because of my less than petite size. The bikes are...
12-23-05, 10:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,385
Posted By PoorBehavior

$60 to true & tension a set of wheels?

LBS gave me an over the phone quote in the $15 to $30 per wheel to tension a pair of brand new wheels that came with my new bike. Am I cracked or is this a way high? I have not ridden them yet,...
12-22-05, 11:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

At this very moment my bike is sitting in a...

At this very moment my bike is sitting in a puddle of water as snow melts off her, and that little animal in the picture is in bed with mom, all snuggled up.
Well, at least there is room in the bed...
12-22-05, 01:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

About the kid, thanks. The truth is though he is...

About the kid, thanks. The truth is though he is only deceptivly cute, he is actually quite rotten and it has to come from his mom's side because I know I was an angel. In fact he stole that...
12-22-05, 09:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

Well, the fruits of my weakness. On One. ...

Well, the fruits of my weakness. On One.

http://www.bikeforums.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=1954&stc=1
12-20-05, 02:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 440
Posted By PoorBehavior

It seems that though England and the U.S. are on...

It seems that though England and the U.S. are on good terms it ain't a perfect relationship. Bikes bought in the UK and shipped to the US by individuals, (and I suspect shops as well) have to pay a...
12-20-05, 02:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 440
Posted By PoorBehavior

Yeah, the beaters look like they would deal with...

Yeah, the beaters look like they would deal with packed in snow a lot better, but after realizing that I have to spend an extra $70 for customs charges to get my bike out of the hands of the local...
12-19-05, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By PoorBehavior

At least you guys are not Proctologists. Who...

At least you guys are not Proctologists. Who wants to see DR. BM on that door.
See, there is always an upside.
12-19-05, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 440
Posted By PoorBehavior

Last went for a ride in the snow. Singletrack, 6...

Last went for a ride in the snow. Singletrack, 6 miles or so, first time out at night or in the snow. I was impressed by the traction I had with regular tires, it was really very good.
The only...
12-17-05, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By PoorBehavior

Not sure what the price is but from those specs...

Not sure what the price is but from those specs it should be reasonable. Take a look at the GF Rig components or the On One 29'er components as a price comparison. just guessing but I think that...
12-17-05, 03:53 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,530
Posted By PoorBehavior

Add the On One Inbred SS 29'er in there. I just...

Add the On One Inbred SS 29'er in there. I just spent right at 1k to get it shipped from England with a set of BB7's tossed in the box. The one really cool thing is that around spring time there...
12-16-05, 10:47 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 8,530
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have an old diamondback that was falling apart...

I have an old diamondback that was falling apart on me, so I picked up a new bike, front suspension new tech yada yada. Then I figured out that at 230lbs nothing I buy on a $500 bike is going to...
12-14-05, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 568
Posted By PoorBehavior

Just my 2cents but spend a couple of extra...

Just my 2cents but spend a couple of extra dollars for one that fits right. A lot of helmets at the lower price range are one size fits all and if that works for you, great, but I don't regret...
12-13-05, 09:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 806
Posted By PoorBehavior

Another vote for the oury's. To get them on I...

Another vote for the oury's. To get them on I use alcohol as the lube and then I use some compressed air intended to clean PC's with the long narrow red tube to force air under the grips and...
12-12-05, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By PoorBehavior

You might want to look at how the bar is crossing...

You might want to look at how the bar is crossing your palm. I notice that depending on the stem and angle, if I am using a handlebar with too much sweep the handlebar does not rest in my palm, but...
12-05-05, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By PoorBehavior

You might want to examine what is making your...

You might want to examine what is making your feet cold. It might have more to do with sweat than anything and more layers or heated socks, etc. can make it worse.
Wicking socks help but if you...
12-04-05, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By PoorBehavior

It depends on what you buy. Some come with the...

It depends on what you buy. Some come with the BB integrated, those are mostly the new type with outboard bearings, (the bearings are outside of the frame, in the older style they are inside, like...
12-04-05, 12:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

"She" Doesn't know yet. "She" does not need to...

"She" Doesn't know yet. "She" does not need to know yet. "She" can't kill me at Christmas. . . right?
Maybe I should just buy her a really expensive gift before she finds out I bought myself one...
12-03-05, 10:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

Damn You! Damn you ALL! . . . Ordered.

Damn You! Damn you ALL!
.
.
.
Ordered.
12-03-05, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 537
Posted By PoorBehavior

I have the Rh you do, and at 235lbs (me) the fork...

I have the Rh you do, and at 235lbs (me) the fork is even worse. I test rode a Gary Fisher Rig today, it had a Reba Sl on it and it seemed so much nicer. I may end up going totally rigid but I have...
12-02-05, 08:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

You know, I am starting to think pinkrobe is...

You know, I am starting to think pinkrobe is right. This might not have been the best place to come for an intervention.
WebCyclery has it at 850$, but I can get a set of BB7's, 185mm front and...
12-02-05, 02:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

Well , (wipes tear, composes self ), for one I...

Well , (wipes tear, composes self ), for one I think the cash will be going to Jolly Old England and two, I "technically" have the cash up front. However, when you are not paying the morgage on...
12-02-05, 01:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,130
Posted By PoorBehavior

Well, it is kinda weird. I expected that my next...

Well, it is kinda weird. I expected that my next bike, not that I am buying one now (looks around), would have been FS goodness. But I then realized that though we have some nice trails I still live...
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