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12-19-09, 05:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,094
Posted By braveeagle3

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_CFOQn7QxHPU/Svz4dlrxwMI/...

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_CFOQn7QxHPU/Svz4dlrxwMI/AAAAAAAAAJo/HGKxafniqmg/s1600-h/5050_4.jpg

http://urbanvelo.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/holdfast.jpg

Hold Fast...
10-26-09, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By braveeagle3

These Hold Fast (http://www.holdfastordie.com)...

These Hold Fast (http://www.holdfastordie.com) illustrations are pretty great.

http://prollyisnotprobably.com/holdfaststrap_01.php
...
08-06-09, 11:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By braveeagle3

He's been at it...

He's been at it again...http://prollyisnotprobably.com/2009/07/hold_fast_or_die_straps_illust.php
08-02-09, 12:02 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 25,200
Posted By braveeagle3

http://www.bikeforums.net/attachment.php?attachmen...

http://www.bikeforums.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=108980&d=1245812787

1967 Schwinn Paramount P14 Track, factory chrome finish.

Size: 23" (58st, 56.5tt)
Nervex Pro lugs (with factory blue...
08-02-09, 11:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,869
Posted By braveeagle3

Nice thing about Hold Fast is that you can easily...

Nice thing about Hold Fast is that you can easily adjust them on the fly, just by tightening the top strap, so no need to worry. As for clipless, I like eggbeaters. As for brakes, just go with one...
07-31-09, 11:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,869
Posted By braveeagle3

+1 for Hold Fast straps...

+1 for Hold Fast straps (http://www.holdfastordie.com)

I used to use powergrips, but now I ride Hold Fast (http://www.holdfastordie.com). Can't say enough good things about this product. ...
07-20-09, 12:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,745
Posted By braveeagle3

The first person that I know of who started...

The first person that I know of who started making these (years ago) was Tom at Tomicogs.

http://tomicog.blogspot.com/

London Fixie, VeloSolo, Level, and now Phil Wood are just jumping on the...
07-18-09, 05:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 576
Posted By braveeagle3

I had a carbon fork on my trick bike for less...

I had a carbon fork on my trick bike for less than a week before it split at the 'crown'. Carbon is fine for road bikes and on the track, just not for any street tricks.
07-17-09, 04:02 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 7,550
Posted By braveeagle3

http://www.bikeforums.net/attachment.php?attachmen...

http://www.bikeforums.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=108980&d=1245812787

1967 Schwinn Paramount P-14, in chrome.
07-17-09, 08:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By braveeagle3

I think they are pretty new, maybe been out a few...

I think they are pretty new, maybe been out a few weeks at most. I read that they were prototyped and street by riders (including Prolly and others) since early this year. I'm excited to try them...
Forum: Commuting
07-17-09, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 770
Posted By braveeagle3

I went ahead and ordered a pair. Will give a...

I went ahead and ordered a pair. Will give a review once I ride them a bit.

Would still love to hear back from anyone that has actually used them.
07-16-09, 03:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By braveeagle3

Totally, Brig. I just sent in my order, so we'll...

Totally, Brig. I just sent in my order, so we'll see. I think they'll work better than the powergrips (which I've had before) and will be more adjustable than the doublizers (which I currently run,...
07-15-09, 12:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By braveeagle3

Yeah, but are Feetbelts easily adjustable? I...

Yeah, but are Feetbelts easily adjustable? I ride with different shoes, and in my experience the powergrips/feetbelt style really only work well if you wear the same style shoe all the time.
Forum: Commuting
07-15-09, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 770
Posted By braveeagle3

Anybody here try the new Hold Fast Straps?

I like my toe clips, but I regularly wear different shoes to work and my clips are a pain to adjust. These straps might fit the bill. Anybody on here try them before?

Hold Fast Store...
07-15-09, 12:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By braveeagle3

Hold Fast Straps

Anybody here ever use them? There's been a lot of chatter on some other boards, and some positive reviews. I'm curious...
07-15-09, 12:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,766
Posted By braveeagle3

I used powergrips for a while, but I found that...

I used powergrips for a while, but I found that they pinched too much. Started riding the new Hold Fast straps about two weeks ago, and I have to say that they are awesome. Totally solid clipped in...
Forum: Commuting
07-06-09, 04:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,583
Posted By braveeagle3

I never got it etched by a local precinct, though...

I never got it etched by a local precinct, though I do have the serial number off the bottom bracket. Hopefully this will be a reminder for folks to register and/or get their bikes etched at their...
Forum: Commuting
06-29-09, 06:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,583
Posted By braveeagle3

They were nice enough to leave the remains of the...

They were nice enough to leave the remains of the lock and chain!



Indeed! With over a hundred 'local' bike shops, and with my demanding work schedule, I've only been able to leave flyers at...
06-28-09, 09:52 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,589
Posted By braveeagle3

What's the ride difference between the P-13 and...

What's the ride difference between the P-13 and the P-15? I am familiar with the differences in geometry and am curious to know if there is also a difference in tubing diameter. I know that when I...
Forum: Commuting
06-26-09, 10:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,583
Posted By braveeagle3

Thanks for all the condolences. This is my third...

Thanks for all the condolences. This is my third bike stolen since 1984, so I have a pretty good track record for NYC. It happened when I was about to be late for an important meeting. The...
06-26-09, 10:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,589
Posted By braveeagle3

The ride quality on my '67 P-14 was absolutely...

The ride quality on my '67 P-14 was absolutely sublime. It had perfect balance (it quite literally balanced almost mid-wheelbase!) and had this lively yet 'broken-in' ride quality that only the best...
Forum: Commuting
06-23-09, 09:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,583
Posted By braveeagle3

STOLEN in NYC: My 1967 Paramount P14

My favorite ride has been jacked! I've rode this bike for almost six years, including three Century rides...I can't believe it's gone! Circumstances beyond my control forced me to leave it locked...
06-19-09, 12:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,710
Posted By braveeagle3

Thanks for all the support everybody. I have...

Thanks for all the support everybody. I have been following Craigslist and eBay twice daily since it was stolen, as many have suggested. I have also posted to just about every local online forum I...
06-18-09, 06:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,710
Posted By braveeagle3

STOLEN: My 1967 Paramount P14

has been stolen. Left it alone for less than 20 minutes and somebody grinded my heavy duty lock. Sad day! Would be grateful if any of y'all could keep your ears open. Details below...

1967...
Forum: BMX
01-21-09, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,313
Posted By braveeagle3

Thanks, Capridrifter. Any info would be most...

Thanks, Capridrifter. Any info would be most appreciated. I've been riding the disc rear with a tomicog, but the only fixed w/ disc hub I know of is the Phil Wood. I figure if I get the cable...
Forum: BMX
01-12-09, 06:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,313
Posted By braveeagle3

Thanks for the input. I have been riding a fixed...

Thanks for the input. I have been riding a fixed mtb on the street here in nyc and was thinking about adding front (and possibly rear) disc brakes as an experiment to see if I could incorporate some...
Forum: BMX
01-07-09, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,313
Posted By braveeagle3

Best Cable Detangler?

Any thoughts on the who makes the best cable detangler? Anybody using them with disc brakes?
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