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03-15-21, 06:50 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,497
Posted By shelbyfv

This thread has potential.... :speedy:

This thread has potential.... :speedy:
02-22-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,601
Posted By shelbyfv

I prefer the all encompassing term craaazeee. ...

I prefer the all encompassing term craaazeee. Plenty of that going around and not just on BF:rolleyes:
02-21-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,601
Posted By shelbyfv

Waving thread!! YES:ride:

Waving thread!! YES:ride:
02-21-21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,601
Posted By tomato coupe

No, you don't get flack for what you ride. You...

No, you don't get flack for what you ride. You get flack for your constant proselytizing about the superiority of recumbents, and telling everyone who doesn't ride a recumbent that they are stupid.
...
02-14-21, 01:06 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 7,349
Posted By rubiksoval

Oh, another thread about disc brakes.

Oh, another thread about disc brakes.
02-02-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,585
Posted By tomato coupe

I've got $10 that says we're about to see an...

I've got $10 that says we're about to see an avalanche of recumbent threads ...
01-28-21, 04:21 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,432
Posted By Koyote

You seem very passionate about reflectors...Or...

You seem very passionate about reflectors...Or about "winning" internet arguments.

Either way, I'll bet you don't get invited to many parties.
01-28-21, 09:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,259
Posted By mstateglfr

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/666x499/cdc_7379d28dca7a9c66b936458e305dd8cb6dc5951f.jpg

You do not have a good understanding of what would have saved MEC or what is...
12-18-20, 12:48 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By rsbob

When someone starts drafting, I automatically use...

When someone starts drafting, I automatically use hand signals to slow, hazards, etc. so the probability of them hitting me is low. like I said before, if they touch my back tire, they are the one...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-20, 05:38 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,596
Posted By UCantTouchThis

We are good tippers! But local restaurants. We...

We are good tippers! But local restaurants. We can start walking in from the parking lot along with 3 other couples heading in, practically running in like the food is going to vanish. I take my time...
12-16-20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By mr_pedro

I just don't see unannounced drafting as that bad...

I just don't see unannounced drafting as that bad an offence as you do. And your comparisons are out of proportion.
12-16-20, 09:54 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By downhillmaster

Nope. More tall tales. You stated that he was...

Nope.
More tall tales.
You stated that he was slower than you and that you caught up to him.
If you had executed a correct catch and pass he would not have been able to keep up regardless of any...
12-16-20, 02:15 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By downhillmaster

Sounds like you were totally in the wrong here. ...

Sounds like you were totally in the wrong here.
You started far behind him, chased him down, and then were obviously not strong enough to pass and clear him.
You definitely owe him an apology and...
12-14-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By mack_turtle

I drafted your mother last night, Trebek. I was...

I drafted your mother last night, Trebek. I was behind her for ten minutes and she didn't mind it one bit!
12-14-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By aplcr0331

I'll take, "things that never happened" for $600...

I'll take, "things that never happened" for $600 Alex.
...
12-14-20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,275
Posted By billridesbikes

I guess I won’t consider a few feet away...

I guess I won’t consider a few feet away drafting, that’s almost a full bike length. I’m comfortable with that distance. I would wait to see if they’re going to pass and only waiting for a good place...
10-20-20, 11:05 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 9,201
Posted By mack_turtle

obvious troll is obvious.

obvious troll is obvious.
10-20-20, 07:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,298
Posted By Maelochs

his guy has been posting a few threads today, all...

his guy has been posting a few threads today, all clearly designed to cause lengthy but empty debates.

Save it for winter, OP.
10-20-20, 06:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,298
Posted By mack_turtle

gonna call it right now: this is a troll thread....

gonna call it right now: this is a troll thread. not very funny or original.

my score: 2/10
10-15-20, 05:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,123
Posted By Troul

1 if you dont ever plan on changing wheels & is...

1 if you dont ever plan on changing wheels & is okay buying two different tube styles.
10-05-20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,210
Posted By HD3andMe

This makes no sense. Bike size...

This makes no sense.





Bike size has nothing to do with a bike being described as "long and low."
10-03-20, 11:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,342
Posted By Rolla

I'll try to be clearer: You can't make...

I'll try to be clearer:

You can't make non-clipless shoes into clipless shoes.
You can buy a shoe with a recessed cleat that would work with both platform and clipless pedals.
You can make...
10-03-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,210
Posted By HD3andMe

You must not be very familiar with how forums...

You must not be very familiar with how forums work.

My reply is part of the discussion. You don't get to decide whether people summarize your vapid wall-of-words, or not.
10-03-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,210
Posted By HD3andMe

TLDR; this guy really likes his ancient hardtail,...

TLDR; this guy really likes his ancient hardtail, despite having a rudimentary understanding of frame geometry and how it affects the way a bike performs.
09-26-20, 11:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,385
Posted By 70sSanO

I dunno. Unless they were riding Rivendells with...

I dunno. Unless they were riding Rivendells with Rene Herse tires, I can’t see how they could reach a definitive conclusion.

John
09-13-20, 07:00 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,899
Posted By OldTryGuy

Written by a "non pavement pounder?" :innocent:....

Written by a "non pavement pounder?" :innocent:. I can't RUN thanks to bone on bone knees from bowed legs so my 5K's to marathons and up to 33 mile WALKS do not create the impact forces that many...
09-02-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,254
Posted By tomato coupe

The cost of good cycling shorts is a small price...

The cost of good cycling shorts is a small price to pay for riding a real bicycle.
09-02-20, 08:53 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,254
Posted By tomato coupe

Underwear is not discussed because underwear is...

Underwear is not discussed because underwear is not worn with cycling shorts.
08-22-20, 03:37 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 5,266
Posted By Ghazmh

I wonder why this has never been discussed on BF...

I wonder why this has never been discussed on BF before?
08-19-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 11,508
Posted By Maelochs

He is arguing that he liked being young, and...

He is arguing that he liked being young, and things have changed, so rather than accepting that he is old now, he has decided to attack everything which has changed since he was young and "happy."
...
08-19-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 11,508
Posted By BoraxKid

Let's see: claiming older technology is...

Let's see:

claiming older technology is better than anything new
claiming "no point" to new tech, while remaining completely ignorant to how new tech was created
completely ignorant of why...
08-19-20, 10:11 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 11,508
Posted By tomato coupe

Some people don't adjust well to changing...

Some people don't adjust well to changing technology, especially when their favorite technology gets left behind.
08-16-20, 11:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,479
Posted By shelbyfv

I don't think folks who play putt putt are...

I don't think folks who play putt putt are considered "golfers."
08-16-20, 07:58 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,479
Posted By shelbyfv

Might be worth rethinking some of your criteria,...

Might be worth rethinking some of your criteria, seems random and half baked. Chain guard, Schrader valves? Most cyclists aren't interested in that. Learn more about bikes and you'll better...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-20, 05:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,844
Posted By WhyFi

Drafty by Nature

If you ain't never been to the ghetto Sheridan Road
Don't ever come to the ghetto Sheridan Road
'Cause you wouldn't understand the ghetto Sheridan Road
So stay the **** out of the ghetto off of...
07-23-20, 07:58 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 7,381
Posted By shelbyfv

The seat cluster on the Strawberry is beautiful! ...

The seat cluster on the Strawberry is beautiful! The massive headtube extension and stem and the unique bar angle and shifter placement point to some unfortunate body issues, for sure. You have to...
07-23-20, 06:39 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 12,132
Posted By Koyote

I like his Bon Jon Pass tires, but Jan Heine and...

I like his Bon Jon Pass tires, but Jan Heine and the scientific method have only a passing acquaintance. I would take his conclusions with a large grain of salt.
07-10-20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,594
Posted By Atlas Shrugged

This thread is why you don't turn to forums like...

This thread is why you don't turn to forums like this. Basically the three standard responses for everything is;

1. You are screwed and got screwed, this thing is a death trap caused by a massive...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-20, 08:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,771
Posted By WhyFi

fify :p

fify

:p
07-02-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,916
Posted By HD3andMe

Having ridden a number of carbon frames on and...

Having ridden a number of carbon frames on and off-road over the years (still do) and having used a bunch of carbon wheels, bars, stems, seat posts, forks, etc. over the years, all of this hand...
07-02-20, 12:46 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,916
Posted By badger1

fify

fify
07-02-20, 12:46 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,916
Posted By Trakhak

Apparently slightly less famously, it was the...

Apparently slightly less famously, it was the aluminum steerer tube of Hincapie's fork that broke, after a previous hard fall.

Equal amusement can be had by looking up "broken steel bike" and...
07-01-20, 06:11 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By Kapusta

That right there is sig worthy :lol:

That right there is sig worthy :lol:
06-30-20, 04:36 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By caloso

I'm guessing some of the riders on this thread...

I'm guessing some of the riders on this thread never sprint. Or climb steep hills. Or ride over rough ground. Or sprint up steep hills with rough ground (that's for the crossers).

I guess if you...
06-30-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By pdlamb

And then did you wake up?

And then did you wake up?
06-30-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By rosefarts

Of all the things that didn't happen, this didn't...

Of all the things that didn't happen, this didn't happen the most.
06-30-20, 06:54 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By caloso

You know what’s really inefficient? Having your...

You know what’s really inefficient? Having your foot come off the pedal unexpectedly.
06-30-20, 05:29 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 15,395
Posted By Ironfish653

Are we doing this again? Seems like every...

Are we doing this again?

Seems like every few months somebody discovers a ‘ Hidden Truth’ about clipless pedals to confirm their preference for flats, and the rest of us are either industry dupes,...
06-26-20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,770
Posted By Tacoenthusiast

Well heck good thing you caught the reflector...

Well heck good thing you caught the reflector issue!!! Don't want to send your son off to a life of crime and lawlessness
06-26-20, 08:12 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 16,148
Posted By PoorInRichfield

Curious as to why you'd be interested in Chro-Mo?...

Curious as to why you'd be interested in Chro-Mo? It's still very alive and well in BMX bikes, probably because it's tough. However, I have no desire to return to Chro-Mo frames for road biking,...
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