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09-24-22, 10:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 751
Posted By Wallonthefloor

As long as your heel is on the pedal at the 6...

As long as your heel is on the pedal at the 6 oclock position and your leg is straight you are at the right seat height. My feet are big enough that I can touch the ground on the saddle.
09-16-22, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 751
Posted By Wallonthefloor

It feels great to ride with the same measured...

It feels great to ride with the same measured seat height as to my other bikes. Cranks are the same length. Just that stumble off the moving bike hurt me and its painful to climb on my singlespeed...
09-16-22, 11:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 751
Posted By Wallonthefloor

I'm trying to think of the origination of this...

I'm trying to think of the origination of this knee pain and that is one of the factors. It might have started when I got my new used GT mountain bike at first I rode it a few miles test riding and...
09-14-22, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By Wallonthefloor

I do have a basket bike for him and always for...

I do have a basket bike for him and always for longer rides but I take him on all my bikes (this is my 9th) for bikes without a basket I carry him in one arm. Hes 14 lbs and I only live a block from...
09-14-22, 10:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 751
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Putting leg down at light

I always put my right leg down when I stop. I am now noticing knee pain when walking up stairs after my bike ride. I think Im over extending my leg a bit when putting my foot down.. should I just use...
09-12-22, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By Wallonthefloor

New bike day! Good 90s mtn bike deals still exist!

I got this yesterday for $100. It was really dirty it took me an hour to scrub it pretty clean. Today I took it to the bike shop and got these water bottle cages, he inspected and it needed a...
09-10-22, 10:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By Wallonthefloor

No, it is a regular tire and regular tube.

No, it is a regular tire and regular tube.
09-10-22, 10:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By Wallonthefloor

What tire is on the front? it looks c H ONKY and...

What tire is on the front? it looks c H ONKY and I like it.
09-10-22, 10:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Brooks saddle messed me up

The iconic b17 got me interested by being touted as the most comfortable saddle and the flyer being the b17 with springs I decided to make the purchase and got it. After riding my flat bar...
09-10-22, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Dashcam for biking suggestions please?

I ride about 6 hours so I want something that can record for at least 7 does such a dashcam exist for a bike yet? If it cannot last with its battery I easily can keep it plugged in to battery pack...
09-10-22, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By Wallonthefloor

What happened with my tire/tube?

I was riding to go shopping on my 23mm fixed gear bike at the second store I went to in an area where there are lots of bars I noticed glass in the sidewalk crossing to the street I thought oh...
02-08-22, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 308
Posted By Wallonthefloor

tires going flat, some not

I have a room that is my stable of 5 bikes and some wheels. Its been months since I've rode due to injury and I have worked on my bikes. After all being pumped with air around the same time why are...
10-06-21, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Interesting, so its like is a mini suspension?...

Interesting, so its like is a mini suspension? Does it only work when the spoke is lined up at the ground?
10-06-21, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Bent spoke on this wheel

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I noticed my wheel was out of true, took it to the shop to my amaze...
10-04-21, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Good heartrate watch

It is something I've been wanting/needing. I read a few reviews of the Garmin Instinct watch and they seemed bad, in-fact everything "budget" from Garmin seems not so good in my experience, a more...
10-02-21, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 598
Posted By Wallonthefloor

How do these lights get power?

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https://www.ebay.com/itm/264866917691
Its a brake micro light and Im just...
10-01-21, 02:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Brooks Swift vs Colt?

I already own a Brooks Colt and am thinking of breaking in another Brooks saddle, what are the differences between the two? Brooks Colt vs. Brooks Swift
Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-21, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Cannondale R series

I am wondering which bike is better Cannondale R300 or R600. Im seeing them once in a while in the used marketplace and I need some input.
09-20-21, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Wallonthefloor

And I wonder how this type of damage here...

And I wonder how this type of damage here occured? This is the apparent thickness of one of these wheels - searched carbon aerospoke broken: Busted Carbon: Aerospoke...
09-20-21, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Now with a little backstory, this wheel was from...

Now with a little backstory, this wheel was from off ebay a few months ago and riding it when I swayed the bike left and right or did aggressive riding it does creak (sounds like wood bending) Now Im...
09-20-21, 08:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Really? I rode it home and thought it doesnt look...

Really? I rode it home and thought it doesnt look too bad this is just an up close picture. There is still thickness underneath so maybe I will DIY fix it with epoxy
09-20-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Wallonthefloor

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attatched is one of the spots. rubbed consistently around and more at the...
09-19-21, 05:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Carbon wear

I just rode my bike (fixed gear) with a front brake on my front aerospoke. I didn't notice but my one brake pad was rubbing a millimeter below the braking surface on the carbon. One side of my...
09-03-21, 10:30 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 89,660
Posted By Wallonthefloor

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went out on this grocery getter today
09-03-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By Wallonthefloor

tires that are good 700x28-32

What tires are out there that are on par with Continental 4 Seasons. I'm not sure if I can ride bigger than 30s on my tektro road calipers.
08-29-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,799
Posted By Wallonthefloor

I have tried them today I've had a few but never...

I have tried them today I've had a few but never used them, and it was a long ride. No pain! Even on a hard seat.
08-28-21, 10:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,799
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Padded shorts?

I am talking about the undergarment shorts, I have a long ride so Im going to try wearing a pair especially since the bike im choosing has a very hard saddle. Does anyone here swear by them or are...
08-28-21, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 760
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Strength of this wheel?

I have an old wheel thats probably about as old as me from the early 90s and its made with some type of carbon composite bladed spokes. I am just wondering is it safe and what is the strength of this...
08-28-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,812
Posted By Wallonthefloor

can you explain the difference?

can you explain the difference?
08-28-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,812
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Difference between Turbo and Rolls saddle?

I have tried a new turbo saddle and I am a fan, the rolls looks like a similar shape is it exactly the same?
08-23-21, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Aerospoke noise

With a front Aerospoke on uphill pulls I'm starting to hear a knocking sound. This is only after 2 - 3 rides on it. I've heard its normal so I'm not too worried, I checked and tightened the bolts...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Aha, it is red and white. I never considered...

Aha, it is red and white. I never considered getting a red bike. I like the blue and black one its there but not my size. Ill wait these things go way cheaper used.
Forum: Triathlon
08-15-21, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,196
Posted By Wallonthefloor

It is pedal PGH a once a year ride event and...

It is pedal PGH a once a year ride event and there are different routes. I'm pretty sure it is just a fun charity event and no competition but I want to take the longest route, which will be my 2nd...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Giant Contend

Saw a brand new Giant Contend road bike in the shop, its almost $900. If I decide on getting my first road bike, would this be a good deal?
Forum: Triathlon
08-15-21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,196
Posted By Wallonthefloor

62 mile city ride hills

I'm planning for a big ride event coming at the end of this month. I've been riding all of my bikes the past few weeks more often, they are a few fixed gears and singlespeeds but for this big ride I...
08-13-21, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By Wallonthefloor

whats a chub hub and why do they exist?

Been seeing them, just wondering what they are about? Why would you want a hub that fat?
08-11-21, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By Wallonthefloor

inner thigh irritated pain

So I have raised my seat and set it back a little and I thought it was more correct but my inner thigh where the soft tissue connects my leg to my pelvis is rashing. Im not sure what part of the...
07-25-21, 08:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,233
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Just got my first e bike, 1 worry

I got the detroit bikes e sparrow, Im around 180 pounds and with the hills I live on Im worried I could burn out the motor. I try not to put too much strain on it im always pedaling as hard as I can...
05-07-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 999
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Socket complete set

Park Tool sells a complete 3/8" 37 piece set of socket and bits but its pricey. A while ago I got the cheaper set Park Tool SBS-1.2 18 pieces. I am wondering where I can find all the other sizes...
05-01-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,973
Posted By Wallonthefloor

garmin edge explore

I recently decided to get a device for gps it is always handy on a bike. Does anybody else have this device and know of any tips or tricks for using it? I see that it has an auto generate course...
04-27-21, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,746
Posted By Wallonthefloor

installing bike basket

I spent roughly 25$ on a wald bike basket for the front of my bike but it doesnt fit any of them... the clamps for the handlebars are too small and it doesnt fit over them and leaves scratches, the...
04-23-21, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 508
Posted By Wallonthefloor

shoe sizes for toe clip sizes

What shoe size with which toe clip size do you wear? XL is way too big for me maybe its for boots. Im always using large toe clips my shoe size is 12 mens US. I have some medium toe clips I wonder if...
04-21-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,959
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Kind of just thought the size looked right and...

Kind of just thought the size looked right and made the impulse buy before even riding it. I have realized there is no space in my standover height on this 55cm. Im not sure if this is a problem at...
04-13-21, 07:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,959
Posted By Wallonthefloor

the wide bars are curved a little bit Im feeling...

the wide bars are curved a little bit Im feeling pressure on my outer palms/wrists, Im wishing it was a straight bar or maybe farther away on the pink bike.
04-12-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,959
Posted By Wallonthefloor

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Somebody else the same height 5ft11 is riding the same bike 55cm mine is still...
04-11-21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,959
Posted By Wallonthefloor

I bought a large bike, is that ok?

I am not sure if it is too large.. It rides great but the story goes, I took my All City singlespeed to the shop to get fixed up and I have been wanting another one so to get home I pulled the...
04-08-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Minor carbon damage I admit I did

2006 Giant Trinity A0 triathalon bike I got it 3 years ago! I have rode it probably 30 times and all adjustments on it have been made final since the beginning. I did not have the knowledge to...
08-23-18, 12:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 682
Posted By Wallonthefloor

What is a coaster brake?

I've been into fixed gears but couldn't quite figure out how coaster brakes worked on my bike as a kid. I still have no idea really, I see ones you attatch to a singlespeed frame and others are built...
08-22-18, 11:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,866
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Benefit to front/rear aerospoke?

I have never ridden on anything but spokes, can somebody explain if there is any benefit in riding with a carbon tri or aerospoke wheel? If so then does it work better in the front or the rear? Just...
Forum: Commuting
08-22-18, 11:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,896
Posted By Wallonthefloor

Style and Comfort bike for commuting, leather saddle?

I'm trying to have a comfortable bike to ride during my commute by starting with the possibility of a seat change. Would it be a good investment to use a leather saddle (selle concor) for some all...
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