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11-17-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 3,940
Posted By livedarklions

They'll probably do something stupid like put the...

They'll probably do something stupid like put the riders in a chair, add an extra wheel and make the contraption really low to the ground.
11-17-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 3,940
Posted By Maelochs

Rydabent's clone surfaces and like an electric...

Rydabent's clone surfaces and like an electric shock, a bond of atavistic ignorance crosses between them. "Facts be damned .... we have a hatred of all things younger than oursleves!" cry the...
11-17-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 3,940
Posted By HarborBandS

Like two old socks finding each other again in...

Like two old socks finding each other again in the bottom of the drawer…
11-17-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,649
Posted By Maelochs

Sort of my thought .... people who don't need...

Sort of my thought .... people who don't need the parts come in and collect them, then people who do need the parts then can find them.

I can picture some posters here hitting up all the co-ops...
11-13-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,078
Posted By badger1

Gosh, golly ... why, it's almost as if all this...

Gosh, golly ... why, it's almost as if all this hadn't been discussed here recently ... page after page ad nauseam.
11-09-21, 05:07 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,305
Posted By Chuck M

Right now it is just a barely an argument over...

Right now it is just a barely an argument over the quality of tubes based on name brand. Once it evolves into a debate over which valve is better, it will really take off.
11-08-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,305
Posted By cyccommute

The number and frequency of flats has nothing to...

The number and frequency of flats has nothing to do with who makes the tube. Flats are random events and no tube unless it is a heavy thorn resistant tube is going to stop a puncture. Even the...
11-06-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,753
Posted By downhillmaster

Yeah? While on a wine tour, a non-athletic...

Yeah?
While on a wine tour, a non-athletic looking 60 year old woman made a disparaging remark about flat bars and you felt the need to then consult with strangers online to confirm or deny the...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-01-21, 09:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,726
Posted By WhyFi

Okay, but any decent cycling computer is linked...

Okay, but any decent cycling computer is linked to your phone, with notifications being passed through, and everybody else is in the same boat of wanting to be on top of truly urgent situations.
10-27-21, 12:45 PM
Replies: 594
Views: 15,458
Posted By mstateglfr

Those who want/benefit from 1x12 are most likely...

Those who want/benefit from 1x12 are most likely not those who want/benefit from 3x.

In cycling, there are multiple disciplines and multiple rider abilities. What one person wants and likes can...
10-11-21, 03:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 967
Posted By Trakhak

Surprising how many owners of steel bike seem to...

Surprising how many owners of steel bike seem to be obsessed with fitting the widest, softest, lowest-pressure tires on their bikes, even to the point of installing 650b wheels.
10-04-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,909
Posted By Eric F

You're probably right. I would expect the impact...

You're probably right. I would expect the impact that broke out the seat stay of a CF like that would have likely folded a steel seatstay into the rear wheel, not only preventing the wheel from...
10-04-21, 05:20 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,909
Posted By Eric F

Sadly, there are many people who believe this to...

Sadly, there are many people who believe this to be true.
10-01-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,262
Posted By JBerto

Hi! Just in case anyone is interested: I...

Hi!
Just in case anyone is interested:

I just got the FX Forks weights directly from Trek!!!

The FX 7.1 Steel Fork weight a "massive" 1635grs, and the 100% seize and measures compatible 7.4 FX...
09-23-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,262
Posted By Trakhak

Those are not mutually exclusive choices, as has...

Those are not mutually exclusive choices, as has been pointed out to the many before you who have repeatedly dredged up the staggeringly obvious "Lose weight from your body instead! It's free!"...
08-31-21, 01:55 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 56,456
Posted By indyfabz

Way to quote a 9+ year old post, spanky. ...

Way to quote a 9+ year old post, spanky.

https://rlv.zcache.com/custom_message_gold_star_with_gold_glitter_texture_star_sticker-r8c6018b4e6f64bd4b7386ba858eb00be_0ugdr_8byvr_704.webp
08-26-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 6,540
Posted By mstateglfr

If your phone is in your back pocket, what goes...

If your phone is in your back pocket, what goes on that gigantor stem mount?
08-26-21, 12:10 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 6,540
Posted By MyRedTrek

I find this Outdoor Products pack to be perfect -...

I find this Outdoor Products pack to be perfect - place for wallet, keys in one side pocket, M&P Shield 9mm nestled in a foam insert I made for it - offers quick access (fortunately hasn't been...
08-13-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,907
Posted By Maelochs

I usually arrange a meeting and the go rob the...

I usually arrange a meeting and the go rob the guy's house when he is at the meeting site. I usually suggest meeting at the local police station because that makes people think I am legit.
08-11-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,068
Posted By aclinjury

current running poll shows 10 people voted...

current running poll shows 10 people voted damange, 3 voted theft :wtf::lol::lol:
damn the 3 who voted theft are the types that go on "neighborhood" forum and make posts like "Suspicious kids around...
08-05-21, 09:10 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,068
Posted By Milton Keynes

*asploded*

*asploded*
08-05-21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,068
Posted By Reflector Guy

Fortunately the bike is aluminum and not CF. If...

Fortunately the bike is aluminum and not CF. If it were the latter, it might have exploded and not merely cracked.
08-05-21, 07:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,068
Posted By AdkMtnMonster

It wasn’t crashed. That frame damage was the...

It wasn’t crashed. That frame damage was the result of clipless pedals and the overwhelming stopping force of disc brakes. In this case, it’s proper to call them disc breaks. You’re slipping, BF. ...
08-04-21, 05:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,068
Posted By teejaywhy

Seems implausible.

Seems implausible.
08-02-21, 03:20 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,459
Posted By SkinGriz

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Was driving through this town. At first thought...
07-24-21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,770
Posted By PeteHski

I would say the advice pre-dates the internet by...

I would say the advice pre-dates the internet by decades. Nothing to stop you being different though if it works for you.
07-24-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,770
Posted By iReadBlitz

A gofundme for an extra pair of cycling shorts?...

A gofundme for an extra pair of cycling shorts? hahaha now I’ve really heard it all.
07-24-21, 09:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,770
Posted By cxwrench

It's been universally accepted...forever...that...

It's been universally accepted...forever...that you don't wear anything under cycling shorts with a chamois. Never.
06-28-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,775
Posted By Bah Humbug

Am I not “racy” enough?

Every morning (almost literally) I wake up, put on spandex, and go out riding one of my “Tour de France-type” drop bar bikes. Every day I pass flat bar bikes of all sorts - mountain, hybrid,...
Forum: Northeast
06-28-21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,202
Posted By Steve B.

A somewhat contentious name as the current...

A somewhat contentious name as the current Governor wanted it named after his Father, a former governor. What Andrew (current governor and a complete *******) wants, Andrew gets. There were few if...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,345
Posted By BillyD

aka the New Tappan Zee Bridge. #pushback ...

aka the New Tappan Zee Bridge. #pushback

btw the bridge does not connect to NJ, it connects Westchester county to Rockland county.
06-14-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 992
Posted By Steve B.

Ton's of threads here about large PU drivers and...

Ton's of threads here about large PU drivers and the seeming hostility to lycra clad road cyclists. As a driver I personally find Subaru and Prius drivers to be the most dangerous, under the speed...
06-13-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,643
Posted By stevel610

This might help you. ...

This might help you.
https://youtu.be/eqR6nlZNeU8
06-12-21, 10:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,475
Posted By tomato coupe

Maybe the slower rider took one for the team?...

Maybe the slower rider took one for the team? "Okay guys, I'll drop back and take the dude on the bent with me, but you're all buying me beer when we get together after the ride."
06-09-21, 09:54 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,005
Posted By chaadster

Man, I wish I was such a beast that just knowing...

Man, I wish I was such a beast that just knowing what gear I’m in was more valuable than actually having more gears!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-21, 12:09 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,345
Posted By Jack Tone

Frame test: ...

Frame test:

https://www.sheldonbrown.com/rinard/frame_fatigue_test.htm

surprising, the one's they couldn't break weren't Ti.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,345
Posted By PeteHski

There's nothing special about Ti in terms of...

There's nothing special about Ti in terms of frame longevity. These days it's more of an aesthetic/classic/exclusive/sentimental thing. Some people just like the look and simplicity of a fine...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,345
Posted By popeye

CF has no fatigue limit. Steel, AL and TI all do.

CF has no fatigue limit. Steel, AL and TI all do.
06-04-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By krakhaus

You'll need back patches and denim vests, and...

You'll need back patches and denim vests, and guns, lots of guns.
05-24-21, 12:31 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,178
Posted By tomato coupe

How do people get through life without a sense of...

How do people get through life without a sense of humor?
05-24-21, 02:33 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 24,384
Posted By 50PlusCycling

I have to say that derailleur drivetrains are...

I have to say that derailleur drivetrains are like democracy. They are the worst system for changing gears except for everything else that has been tried.
05-22-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,637
Posted By GhostRider62

I did Transam bike race on carbon rims as a...

I did Transam bike race on carbon rims as a clydsdale.

latex tubes,

No boom

You read too much

You have no idea what you are talking about
05-22-21, 02:31 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,637
Posted By tomato coupe

Yes, but this thread is completely different -...

Yes, but this thread is completely different - the OP prefers rim brakes because he’s too heavy for disc brakes. That’s novel.
03-15-21, 06:50 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 8,128
Posted By shelbyfv

This thread has potential.... :speedy:

This thread has potential.... :speedy:
02-22-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 13,323
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: 13,323
Posted By shelbyfv

Waving thread!! YES:ride:

Waving thread!! YES:ride:
02-21-21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 13,323
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: 9,986
Posted By rubiksoval

Oh, another thread about disc brakes.

Oh, another thread about disc brakes.
02-02-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,624
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: 4,791
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.
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