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Forum: Folding Bikes
05-19-18, 11:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,068
Posted By badmother

I said MUCH negative nonsens. You write as if...

I said MUCH negative nonsens. You write as if your life depended on it. Who do you think bother to read it all?

This is what this forum is for:

"Folding bikes. Discuss the unique features and...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-18-18, 11:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,068
Posted By badmother

To the OP: Not sure what to quote since you write...

To the OP: Not sure what to quote since you write so much, and so much negative nonsens. This is not a discussion group for costumer service, "can the IN be trusted" or anything else. You are asking...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-18-18, 02:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,138
Posted By badmother

Contact Yan and ask if there is a Downtube owner...

Contact Yan and ask if there is a Downtube owner in your area. Maybe he can help you with a test ride.
I think I remember there was some serious problems with stuff being lost from the Downtube...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-18-18, 01:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,068
Posted By badmother

So you found one negative thread in the last 5...

So you found one negative thread in the last 5 years? I would not be too concerned... Remember there are some really nasty costumers out there too....
05-17-18, 03:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,807
Posted By badmother

It depends on the dog and also where you ride....

It depends on the dog and also where you ride. There is no easy answer to this. Just google and read and see what others do and then decide what works for your dog at this stage of its life. I built...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-16-18, 09:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,542
Posted By badmother

You need to fix that- NOW! :thumb:

You need to fix that- NOW! :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-16-18, 09:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,542
Posted By badmother

If this si the kind of rack I had on my folder...

If this si the kind of rack I had on my folder (it is made to support a front basket) I would not think this is what the OP is after. You can not safely hang front paniers from it. it can be used to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-16-18, 02:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,232
Posted By badmother

https://www.google.com/search?q=picture+of+Brompto...

https://www.google.com/search?q=picture+of+Brompton+stems+compared&client=firefox-b-ab&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi9ubvC5InbAhXKiywKHdlWB4gQsAQIJg&biw=1355&bih=619
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-16-18, 02:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,542
Posted By badmother

Older frames are shorter so not the same size....

Older frames are shorter so not the same size. The 3 speed hubs used on a three speed Brompton is not the same as the 3 speed hub used (stock) in a 6 speed B. the one used on a 6 speed B is wide...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-16-18, 01:39 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,542
Posted By badmother

My Brompton is now 5x2 gears. It ia all about...

My Brompton is now 5x2 gears. It ia all about weight money and knowledge. Peopel put 8 speed hubs and more on theyr B`s.




No Brompton is "too old", it depends how it was treated and stored....
Replies: 7
Views: 1,793
Posted By badmother

I bet that was becouse it was a low profile...

I bet that was becouse it was a low profile trike.On the oneseater you sit as high as you would on a dining room chair.
Replies: 7
Views: 1,793
Posted By badmother

Take a look at the free plans for the xyz...

Take a look at the free plans for the xyz oneseater trike. I built one and love it. For some time I used two hubs (one hub mid mounted with two sprockets) and therefor two chains. I now converted to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-14-18, 03:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,542
Posted By badmother

How tall you are is not the main "problem" but...

How tall you are is not the main "problem" but the lenght of the legs (seat post height) ad what riding position you need. You can sometimes buy a longer seatpost (or have one made) or use a...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-08-18, 12:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,854
Posted By badmother

Me and son is wery lazy with helmets these days....

Me and son is wery lazy with helmets these days. I think we need to learn from your experiences and start using them again.:bike2:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-18, 03:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,854
Posted By badmother

This is where your mistakes are. Stopp messing...

This is where your mistakes are. Stopp messing with the bike until you fully understand it!!

You had situations where your wheel and handllebar got unaligned and you kept riding without fixing it...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-18, 02:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,744
Posted By badmother

the fold looks familiar... :innocent:

the fold looks familiar... :innocent:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-18, 02:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 814
Posted By badmother

Is the wire shifting between the two cogs...

Is the wire shifting between the two cogs properly adjusted? Wires stretch with use so after some time the gears are no longer properly adjusted. Search Youtube for a video or two explaining how to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-05-18, 02:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,808
Posted By badmother

this is the hub I managed to get my hands on at a...

this is the hub I managed to get my hands on at a fair price (actually I bought a 20" wheel with the hub). Wery happy with it :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-05-18, 01:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,808
Posted By badmother

The Sram hubs are still available but spares can...

The Sram hubs are still available but spares can be a problem later on. In case you did not know, Sturmey Archer also have dual drive hubs: They use a pull chain instead of the clickbox. Also the SA...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-05-18, 01:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By badmother

Sorry to hear you fell. Finishing my trike today...

Sorry to hear you fell. Finishing my trike today (new drivetrain) to avoid just that, especially in the winter. Hope there is no permanent damage :thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-04-18, 02:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,484
Posted By badmother

Finally got around to installing the Nuvinci...

Finally got around to installing the Nuvinci today. The challenge on this bike is the chainline so that is what is giving me a headace, and that (Idlers and stuff) is what is going to get messed up...
05-04-18, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By badmother

Helo. I just installed my N360 today so no...

Helo. I just installed my N360 today so no experience. Maybe try to join this group and ask there:

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/Geared_hub_bikes/conversations/messages
05-04-18, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,317
Views: 308,593
Posted By badmother

Wow, that is a beauty! I think I want to be your...

Wow, that is a beauty! I think I want to be your friend to... ;)

(Or maybe I should just hurry up and rebuild my own Mixte... :thumb:)
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-03-18, 01:03 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,929
Posted By badmother

And they play the banjo? :innocent: Nice...

And they play the banjo? :innocent:

Nice colour. Stylish.
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