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06-04-13, 04:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,375
Posted By mikeetow

I had a spare race frame, and built it as a...

I had a spare race frame, and built it as a fixedgear/singlespeed, I used an WI eno hub with their awesome cog. Yes it can be done, and done right. It worked perfect for a training bike. My frame was...
06-03-13, 10:34 PM
Replies: 941
Views: 124,393
Posted By mikeetow

not sure how I was going to like this frame, but...

not sure how I was going to like this frame, but a few skids down a fast singletrack, I am sold!
...
04-11-13, 07:12 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,130
Posted By mikeetow

Yeah please don't do this. The guys who...

Yeah please don't do this.

The guys who mentioned bike fit are pretty much right.
04-11-13, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

I gotta find a better background. im gona pull...

I gotta find a better background.
im gona pull the headset for my titanium one here soon.
the full titanium cassette sounds awesome going through the gears...
04-11-13, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

damn this is awesome also! good build.

damn this is awesome also! good build.
04-09-13, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

I got my appalachian pretty much done, whew ...

I got my appalachian pretty much done, whew
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Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-12, 06:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,333
Posted By mikeetow

this, I trackstand every light I stop at, and...

this, I trackstand every light I stop at, and hold it for the full light cycle. Years of this, I do it with out even thinking. I make it a habit to not unclip from start to finish of a ride, unless...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-12, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2,343
Views: 294,874
Posted By mikeetow

from todays cross ride. ...

from todays cross ride.

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07-31-12, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 2,620,787
Posted By mikeetow

trying out some zipp's and veryyy pleased ! ...

trying out some zipp's and veryyy pleased !

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-H_qga1weKn0/UBhUYBSCsuI/AAAAAAAAB4E/ICaLIMIJCWQ/s800/IMG_20120731_113520.jpg
06-30-12, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

Ha nice Salsa!

Ha nice Salsa!
06-21-12, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 2,620,787
Posted By mikeetow

finished up my Ritchey build. last few pieces...

finished up my Ritchey build. last few pieces were finding a good condition set of Logic cantilevers, and getting a steel fork made. ...
06-21-12, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

^ pimp Rockhopper! updated the Ritchey a...

^ pimp Rockhopper!

updated the Ritchey a little

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-memY2TxHAYw/T-POApVj3sI/AAAAAAAABns/bIFslxp464I/s800/IMG_20120621_184020.jpg
06-15-12, 09:33 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

I drooled over this in the 41 That was one...

I drooled over this in the 41

That was one set of wheels I never should have sold :(
06-14-12, 06:40 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,950
Posted By mikeetow

Bag cat is ready for transport

Bag cat is ready for transport
06-14-12, 06:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,813
Posted By mikeetow

You are better off asking around in the Frame...

You are better off asking around in the Frame building section if this forum . Guys that actually build stuff
06-14-12, 05:21 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,950
Posted By mikeetow

sunny ride today, good thing I had my cap to keep...

sunny ride today, good thing I had my cap to keep the sun out of my eyes
06-13-12, 03:14 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,950
Posted By mikeetow

Oh dang, my caps work great to keep the sun out...

Oh dang, my caps work great to keep the sun out of my eyes. I also soak my cap on hot days which works just like a radiator or swamp cooler for my dome and works great. Also keeps the rain out too...
06-11-12, 08:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,504
Posted By mikeetow

Fixed gear on the street ( not so much track...

Fixed gear on the street ( not so much track riding) is hard on your knees, and its easy to tear the meniscus.
Your best bet is to find a bike fitter to check your fit, I'm thinking you are...
06-08-12, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4,882
Views: 584,056
Posted By mikeetow

little monster cross in southern Arizona! ...

little monster cross in southern Arizona!

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06-07-12, 08:20 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,517
Posted By mikeetow

Shimano oval link!

Shimano oval link!
06-06-12, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

I was/am selling a set!

I was/am selling a set!
06-06-12, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

Woo one a bid for a Sram Red cassette

Woo one a bid for a Sram Red cassette
06-04-12, 06:02 PM
06-04-12, 05:03 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

X2 someone else who knows how to wrap bars the...

X2 someone else who knows how to wrap bars the better way!
06-03-12, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By mikeetow

Look into a Salsa Vaya or Fargo . After I...

Look into a Salsa Vaya or Fargo . After I powdercoated my Vaya it is a compleatly solid frame that will outlast and hold up to anything I put it through. Loaded touring to bombing singletrack.
06-03-12, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By mikeetow

Try an older Selle Flite saddle , can find them...

Try an older Selle Flite saddle , can find them cheap .
05-31-12, 10:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,054
Posted By mikeetow

x2 get a normal headset/steertube hanger , no...

x2 get a normal headset/steertube hanger , no need to get crazy with it. or Need to get v brakes.
05-21-12, 08:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,292
Posted By mikeetow

Im having a Geekhouse built, Marty has been the...

Im having a Geekhouse built, Marty has been the best builder iv worked with.

other options to throw out there..

Don Walker
Soulcraft
Landshark
Groovy Cycleworks

But as mentioned try a...
05-20-12, 07:25 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,488
Posted By mikeetow

Ah bummer

Ah bummer
05-20-12, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 882,488
Posted By mikeetow

had a little brunch at Golden Saddle Cyclery, and...

had a little brunch at Golden Saddle Cyclery, and watched the peloton ride down Sunset blvd.

Anyone else catch the tour of cali today?
05-17-12, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

huh looks fine and functional to me. did...

huh looks fine and functional to me.

did some work on the rollers
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-YmVSeSBchCo/T7WiGdaeW3I/AAAAAAAABUg/ShdzU1afDXg/s800/IMG_20120517_171403.jpg
05-16-12, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5,725
Views: 1,122,578
Posted By mikeetow

That's what she said

That's what she said
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-12, 07:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 644
Posted By mikeetow

Try a wider saddle if your crotch area is rubbing...

Try a wider saddle if your crotch area is rubbing the seatpost rail clamp, or a different seatpost like a moots that has a more compact saddle clamp
05-10-12, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

Nice you will like them! I don't even have them...

Nice you will like them! I don't even have them installed yet and they are my favorite lever! The push button brake release is pretty trick! plus the drillium matches the circle pattern on my...
05-09-12, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

I really like this tape, yeah its the elilementi...

I really like this tape, yeah its the elilementi stuff, I wrapped to cover the logos on it. Im not sure of the match to a honey brown saddle, but it is lighter then a normal brown brooks . Its more...
05-09-12, 01:19 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

picked these up in black! ...

picked these up in black!

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-oGIJx46jbgw/T6rC09lhAII/AAAAAAAABT8/lmF5XYHe4rE/s800/IMG_20120509_121620.jpg
05-09-12, 11:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 34,348
Posted By mikeetow

Type leather saddle into eBay an you will find...

Type leather saddle into eBay an you will find all kinds of Brooks type saddles, Cardiff comes to mind
05-09-12, 11:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 22,090
Posted By mikeetow

Had a crank slip problem, turns out my front tire...

Had a crank slip problem, turns out my front tire was on backwards .
05-07-12, 09:40 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

Got my golden saddle full kit coming ...

Got my golden saddle full kit coming ...
05-07-12, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,164
Posted By mikeetow

they are called wheels

they are called wheels
05-05-12, 05:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 643
Posted By mikeetow

Just did a metric century today in the Tour of...

Just did a metric century today in the Tour of Long Beach.
05-04-12, 04:12 PM
Replies: 11,686
Views: 4,936,316
Posted By mikeetow

built me some wheels for a geekhouse build.. ...

built me some wheels for a geekhouse build..

polished Paul high flange hubs laced to Mavic Open Pro CD's standard laced 32 spoke
really stoked how light they came out, at just over 3 lbs, with...
04-30-12, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4,882
Views: 584,056
Posted By mikeetow

It's part of a trail system that runs through...

It's part of a trail system that runs through Tecolote Canyon Natural Park which is inland parallel to Mission Bay , pretty good singletrack.
04-30-12, 11:08 AM
Replies: 4,882
Views: 584,056
Posted By mikeetow

was workin down in San Diego, still put some...

was workin down in San Diego, still put some miles on the cx

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-ppTNXL3tsP8/T57FeffMSlI/AAAAAAAABSc/Afz0Nt6sqAQ/s800/IMG_20120421_104350.jpg
04-22-12, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 446
Posted By mikeetow

No it's not

No it's not
04-14-12, 05:04 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 12,878
Posted By mikeetow

I think everybody needs to go outside and ride...

I think everybody needs to go outside and ride their bike more then post here. at least the mash guys are :P
04-12-12, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,187
Posted By mikeetow

need a crankset? just get this or something like...

need a crankset? just get this or something like it. you can find nice cranks all over ebay for your 29er
...
03-31-12, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,259,944
Posted By mikeetow

I always dig Gunnar's, I would change the fork to...

I always dig Gunnar's, I would change the fork to a matching steel one.
03-30-12, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4,634
Views: 541,888
Posted By mikeetow

there are a few saddles with color I really like,...

there are a few saddles with color I really like, but it is usually black or brown. The bike is 90% Ritchey but I am getting a custom steel Geekhouse CX fork...



you already seen my...
03-29-12, 08:23 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 24,449
Posted By mikeetow

Fun thread

Fun thread
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