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06-06-18, 10:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,936
Posted By Flatulentfox

Soooooo?

Soooooo?
05-15-18, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,473
Posted By Flatulentfox

You just filed a small spot where is passes...

You just filed a small spot where is passes through the fork end, correct? Not the whole end of that axle. Like in image A of this picture:

...
03-25-18, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 102,559
Posted By Flatulentfox

They will wear down to silver. It takes a little...

They will wear down to silver. It takes a little while, of course depending on brake pads and riding conditions.

http://i.imgur.com/kPq6EQS.jpg (http://imgur.com/kPq6EQS)
02-22-18, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4,574
Views: 710,761
Posted By Flatulentfox

Treadmill bike?...

Treadmill bike? https://www.lopifitus.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/jordan.jpg

https://www.lopifitus.com
02-01-18, 11:02 PM
Replies: 24,564
Views: 2,243,213
Posted By Flatulentfox

https://youtu.be/uyrlEE9AV58 This just popped...

https://youtu.be/uyrlEE9AV58
This just popped up in my youtube feed for some reason. I thought some of you guys might get a kick out of it.
01-30-18, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3,498
Views: 362,664
Posted By Flatulentfox

Yeah, actually, what bag is that?

Yeah, actually, what bag is that?
01-22-18, 10:44 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 99,584
Posted By Flatulentfox

Paselas indeed. They are a great compromise as...

Paselas indeed. They are a great compromise as far as comfort, durability/longevity, and price.

Hah, love the *** paper clearance.
01-21-18, 08:53 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 99,584
Posted By Flatulentfox

I got bored and put some wide risers on my Wabi...

I got bored and put some wide risers on my Wabi just for fun. Am I doing it right?

http://i.imgur.com/kPq6EQSl.jpg (https://imgur.com/kPq6EQS)

Also, dat clearance.
...
11-26-17, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24,564
Views: 2,243,213
Posted By Flatulentfox

Tonight i hit a dog on my bike. I managed to...

Tonight i hit a dog on my bike. I managed to stay up right. Screw people who dont keep them on leashes.
08-08-17, 09:57 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,639
Posted By Flatulentfox

The frame is so flexy its probably not an issue...

The frame is so flexy its probably not an issue...
07-26-17, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4,915
Views: 698,900
Posted By Flatulentfox

She will be going to Georgia State for her PhD in...

She will be going to Georgia State for her PhD in English. She is getting a place in Kirkwood.

Thanks for the offer, I will definitely get it touch.
07-25-17, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4,915
Views: 698,900
Posted By Flatulentfox

You certainly have some fun looking places to...

You certainly have some fun looking places to ride, your pics are always great. My wife is moving to atlanta for school in a few weeks, so I will be around town fairly often for the next few years....
07-17-17, 06:34 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 21,582
Posted By Flatulentfox

Why dont you go to walmart and weigh a fork to...

Why dont you go to walmart and weigh a fork to find out?
06-12-17, 02:32 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 87,630
Posted By Flatulentfox

Yeah, I was on the fence between the fog cutter...

Yeah, I was on the fence between the fog cutter and wolverine. I decided I wanted more of a general purpose road bike than the slack geo of the wolverine.
06-12-17, 01:21 PM
Replies: 738
Views: 87,630
Posted By Flatulentfox

http://i.imgur.com/jolvL0Il.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/jolvL0Il.jpg (http://imgur.com/jolvL0I)

5 miles into my first ride on it I took a corner too fast and ate ****... Still getting fit dialed in but pretty happy so far.
06-06-17, 01:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 24,329
Posted By Flatulentfox

So it would be in the blue circle on the right. ...

So it would be in the blue circle on the right. Its fixed, but not single.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venn_diagram
06-02-17, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 102,559
Posted By Flatulentfox

As long as the fork or top headset cover and...

As long as the fork or top headset cover and headtube are not in contact and not binding, you should not need those headset shims.
06-02-17, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 102,559
Posted By Flatulentfox

Just to trouble shoot try throwing a...

Just to trouble shoot try throwing a longer/additional spacer on top, see if that makes any difference. I could see 1mm being not quite enough.
06-02-17, 10:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,497
Posted By Flatulentfox

Oh, ok. I always thought it had something to do...

Oh, ok. I always thought it had something to do with adjusting axle position to adjust chain tension.
06-02-17, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 102,559
Posted By Flatulentfox

Are you sure that your stem/spacers extend past...

Are you sure that your stem/spacers extend past the steer tube? Make sure the top cap is not bottomed out against the steer tube before it properly compresses the head set. You should not have to...
05-31-17, 10:12 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 24,329
Posted By Flatulentfox

The chain tension that will rip off a derailleur...

The chain tension that will rip off a derailleur if used with a fixed drive train will also rip off that little chain tensioner you linked to. If you want a variable gear drive train with the...
05-30-17, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4,870
Views: 634,257
Posted By Flatulentfox

http://i.imgur.com/ZoTAYvCl.jpg Building it...

http://i.imgur.com/ZoTAYvCl.jpg

Building it up with ultegra hydraulic group and hed belgium+ laced tp hope pro4s. Hopefully i will get it together put together next week. All i am waiting on is...
05-30-17, 01:16 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 24,329
Posted By Flatulentfox

You might want to check out this...

You might want to check out this (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derailleur_gears) relatively new technology. It seems to have promise as far as changing gears while riding.
05-23-17, 03:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,768
Posted By Flatulentfox

That's the joke.

That's the joke.
05-23-17, 02:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,768
Posted By Flatulentfox

37

37
05-17-17, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4,870
Views: 634,257
Posted By Flatulentfox

Post up your thoughts on those tires after you...

Post up your thoughts on those tires after you have a bit of time on them. I am looking for some good tires for a new build, and have my eye on those. My main concern is puncture resistance.
05-03-17, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4,915
Views: 698,900
Posted By Flatulentfox

^^ I see you are a messenger. Thats a long way...

^^ I see you are a messenger. Thats a long way out to be making deliveries.
05-02-17, 08:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,762
Posted By Flatulentfox

Here's my cluttered basement. ...

Here's my cluttered basement.
http://i.imgur.com/c2XNpR6l.jpg
Ghetto pipe clamp stand.
http://i.imgur.com/9agJgYZl.jpg
And the beer get made over here.
http://i.imgur.com/TpHufmfl.jpg
02-22-17, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11,217
Views: 1,027,014
Posted By Flatulentfox

Dear scrod, I am interested in buying a...

Dear scrod,

I am interested in buying a (gasp) geared bike, specifically a soma wolverine. Is this something you could help me out with?

I couldn't find the dealers thread. I thought there...
02-22-17, 08:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,230
Posted By Flatulentfox

if you are at the stage where you do not know how...

if you are at the stage where you do not know how to dial in fit of your bike or proper terminology for bike parts, then you will absolutely not realize any benefit from a nicer crankset. spend your...
02-13-17, 10:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,531
Posted By Flatulentfox

Fair enough. All of my riser bars are mtbs.

Fair enough. All of my riser bars are mtbs.
02-13-17, 10:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,531
Posted By Flatulentfox

There is a reason lock on grips were invented... ...

There is a reason lock on grips were invented...

I have tried all the various methods, and have ended up using locking grips for flats/risers and tape for everything else.
11-06-16, 03:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,216
Posted By Flatulentfox

6 years.

6 years.
11-06-16, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11,217
Views: 1,027,014
Posted By Flatulentfox

not scrod, but this relevant and worth reading: ...

not scrod, but this relevant and worth reading:

http://www.habcycles.com/m7.html
09-27-16, 10:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,905
Posted By Flatulentfox

If you really are set on a threaded headset and...

If you really are set on a threaded headset and quill stem, all you need to do is get your exiting forks steerer cut and threaded. any shop should be able to do it. no need to buy a new fork, the...
06-26-16, 09:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,360
Posted By Flatulentfox

Is it the spider or the crank arms that hit the...

Is it the spider or the crank arms that hit the frame?

Some variable that could explain why some work and some dont:

crank arm length

frame size

assuming it is barely hitting:
06-25-16, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,072
Posted By Flatulentfox

http://i.imgur.com/XVASBJ8.gif

http://i.imgur.com/XVASBJ8.gif
06-08-16, 10:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,970
Posted By Flatulentfox

Agreed. After finally a "nice" seatpost with a...

Agreed. After finally a "nice" seatpost with a two bolt clamp after years of fighting posts that always slip or are hard to make precise adjustments on, I will never go back.


As far a parts in...
05-15-16, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4,574
Views: 710,761
Posted By Flatulentfox

soft

soft
04-19-16, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,279
Posted By Flatulentfox

On a modern mtb, you have a free hub with a...

On a modern mtb, you have a free hub with a cassette. The ratcheting mechanism is built into the hub. On a flip flop hub like you have, the ratxheting mechanism is built into the removable freewheel....
03-27-16, 02:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,187
Posted By Flatulentfox

This is true as long as you are have enough...

This is true as long as you are have enough experience and know enough to properly set up a bike.

However, the rules offer a good starting place those who otherwise wouldn't know what a saddle...
11-24-15, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,502
Posted By Flatulentfox

You are missing the point guys. This is a...

You are missing the point guys. This is a discussion of aesthetics, not physics...

I think it will work fine.

http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj158/simon_milan/IMG_3402.jpg
11-16-15, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4,915
Views: 698,900
Posted By Flatulentfox

That is a great looking wabi.

That is a great looking wabi.
11-11-15, 10:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,904
Posted By Flatulentfox

Most current SS MTB wheels use freehubs, not free...

Most current SS MTB wheels use freehubs, not free wheels. I would recommend against a freewheel build. Cogs are much cheaper, easier to change, and allow you to dial in your chainline using spacers. ...
11-09-15, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4,870
Views: 634,257
Posted By Flatulentfox

Actually, not true. The device being charged...

Actually, not true. The device being charged will only pull as much current as it can handle. A larger power supply does not force more power to the device being charged. It only makes more power...
11-05-15, 06:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,327
Posted By Flatulentfox

I just received a replacement from retrogression...

I just received a replacement from retrogression (where i purchased mine).
10-29-15, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4,574
Views: 710,761
Posted By Flatulentfox

its a stayer bike. this pops up here from time to...

its a stayer bike. this pops up here from time to time.

Stayer Bikes - Bike Hugger (http://www.bikehugger.com/post/view/stayer-bikes)

or something similar with lots of trail for stability at...
10-26-15, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 934
Posted By Flatulentfox

https://youtu.be/4IUNc6yxp2g

https://youtu.be/4IUNc6yxp2g
10-26-15, 02:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,251
Posted By Flatulentfox

Cadence is RPM of the crank. This is directly...

Cadence is RPM of the crank. This is directly related to the speed of the bike for a given gear ratio. Cadence at a given speed will remain the same regardless of crank arm length.



In that...
10-26-15, 09:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,251
Posted By Flatulentfox

Not that anyone is being serious, but i feel that...

Not that anyone is being serious, but i feel that i should point out that crank length does not affect cadence.
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