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03-04-19, 10:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,004
Posted By snugent

i've used time atacs on both my bmx and mountain...

i've used time atacs on both my bmx and mountain bike for nearly 20 years now. i prefer them over spds for a few reasons. 1. there's no need to adjust the tension. one tension setting is it and...
Forum: Northeast
08-09-14, 09:57 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 12,435
Posted By snugent

i'm live on long island, but my parents just...

i'm live on long island, but my parents just recently moved up to antrim, nh. any good mountain biking up there? i'll be up there in a week or so and want to ride some trails.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-13, 04:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,963
Posted By snugent

i've had thule racks for years on two different...

i've had thule racks for years on two different cars. used both wide mouths and velo vise carriers. they were great, had no issues for nearly 10 years of use. from what i understand, it's just a...
Forum: Northeast
04-18-13, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,646
Posted By snugent

Sullivan County NY Mountain Biking

I'm looking for some decent singletrack in Sullivan County. My parents have a house near Monticello (Lake Huntington to be specific) and I go up there throughout the summer to road ride, but have...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-13, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By snugent

i didn't ride there, but i was there for a week...

i didn't ride there, but i was there for a week last april. i could see it being pretty good for riding, but once you get out of san miguel, there's pretty much nothing, so if something goes wrong,...
Forum: Northeast
09-22-12, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By snugent

Road/Mountain Biking in or near Ellicott City, MD

I'm going to be down there for a wedding at the end of October and I'm going to have a day to do nothing, so I figured I'd bring a bike down to ride. Is there good road riding or mountain biking...
Forum: Northeast
09-20-12, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By snugent

if you ride up to 181st street, you can cross the...

if you ride up to 181st street, you can cross the gw bridge on the upper level and take the palisades park route and/or route 9w north. it's a great ride with tons of roadies, especially on the...
09-19-12, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,565
Posted By snugent

pretty much every major bike company makes a 29er...

pretty much every major bike company makes a 29er at that $600-700 price point. They all seem to be similarly equipped too. It comes down to which color you like best.
Forum: BMX
02-15-12, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By snugent

definitely go used to start. since he's only 10,...

definitely go used to start. since he's only 10, he's going to outgrow frames/cranks/wheels for the next few years. see if anyone is selling anything at the track or lbs to get started. Find...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-11, 03:50 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,709
Posted By snugent

what kind of erg is that? is it an old concept2?

what kind of erg is that? is it an old concept2?
Forum: BMX
10-19-11, 11:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,366
Posted By snugent

Straight from the NBL's Facebook page: The...

Straight from the NBL's Facebook page:

The sport of BMX send their thoughts and prayers to the family of famed BMX wheel builder and longtime NBL vendor JOHN KOVACHI; who passed away last night....
Forum: BMX
09-27-11, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By snugent

that frame is from the mid-late 90's....you'd be...

that frame is from the mid-late 90's....you'd be lucky to pull in $75.
Forum: BMX
09-26-11, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,907
Posted By snugent

t.h.e. used to make some back in the late...

t.h.e. used to make some back in the late 90's/early 00's. i don't know if they still do
Forum: BMX
09-26-11, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By snugent

3/8 is the axle size. 1 1/8 is the steerer tube...

3/8 is the axle size. 1 1/8 is the steerer tube size.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-11, 10:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,865
Posted By snugent

i had thule roof racks for about 10 years. no...

i had thule roof racks for about 10 years. no problems with them whatsoever. i used the widemouths when i was carrying my bmx bikes and switched to forkmounts when i got into mountain and road...
09-18-11, 05:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By snugent

i've been using time atac's forever...they're...

i've been using time atac's forever...they're super easy to get in and out when you need to.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-11, 06:29 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,270
Posted By snugent

@kenji666...when did you order? i ordered last...

@kenji666...when did you order? i ordered last friday and haven't gotten mine yet. also, where do you live? i'm in NY, which could make it take longer.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-11, 08:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,270
Posted By snugent

sweet...just ordered one. came to $21 with...

sweet...just ordered one. came to $21 with shipping, can't beat that
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-11, 01:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,822
Posted By snugent

coming through an intersection and a car made a...

coming through an intersection and a car made a left right in front of me. the intersection was at the bottom of a hill, so i was going reasonably fast (25-30 mph). i saw it coming, tried to make...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-11, 03:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 814
Posted By snugent

on my old bike i had some on the top nut of the...

on my old bike i had some on the top nut of the headset. i think it was there because of sweat dripping down into it and the salt oxidized it.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-11, 12:51 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,159
Posted By snugent

even if you have no medical conditions, the...

even if you have no medical conditions, the roadid can help because if it says 'NKA' on it, medical professionals will know that they can give you any medicine that is needed without any worry of...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-11, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By snugent

to get an accurate answer on bikeforums, this...

to get an accurate answer on bikeforums, this photo must be in front of a white garage door and of the drive side of the bike with the chain in the big front gear and smallest rear cog. no answers...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-11, 05:35 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,395
Posted By snugent

what shop on long island? i go to sayville bike...

what shop on long island? i go to sayville bike works and they're pretty good about allowing test rides. it also might help that i've been going there for 15 years.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-11, 07:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,624
Posted By snugent

yea...unless you already have the roof racks,...

yea...unless you already have the roof racks, hitch is the way to go
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-11, 06:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,624
Posted By snugent

i've used both of those thule racks and wouldn't...

i've used both of those thule racks and wouldn't recommend either for road bike transport. both are excellent racks, but more for bikes with wider wheels (mountain or bmx). the bike seems to wobble...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-14-11, 03:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,253
Posted By snugent

wrong. that would be a pontiac aztek. ...

wrong. that would be a pontiac aztek.

anyway...what about a pontiac vibe or toyota matrix. not sure if the matrix comes in awd, but the vibe does. most 05-08 can be found for less than 12k...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-11, 02:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,954
Posted By snugent

are you serious?

are you serious?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-11, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By snugent

i had an 07 Felt F75 with 105 (except RD was...

i had an 07 Felt F75 with 105 (except RD was ultegra), wrecked it and now have a 2010 Cannondale 6 Six with full Tiagra (except FD is sora). Overall, i'd say the new tiagra is just as good if not...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-10, 08:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By snugent

i have the cannondale six carbon 6 and it's...

i have the cannondale six carbon 6 and it's awesome. just picked it up a month ago and haven't had a problem at all. and that price is great...mine has a tiagra group on it ad i paid 400 more for a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-10, 07:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By snugent

so you don't think the components or wheels would...

so you don't think the components or wheels would make a difference? Di2, Red or Record vs. 105, Rival or Centaur wouldn't make a difference? Or even shimano r500 wheels compared with a pair of...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-10, 05:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 688
Posted By snugent

How do you think....

....Tour pros would fair during races on bone stock bikes? Say Contador on a Tarmac Elite Compact. Full carbon frame, 105 components, etc. Or Cavendish riding a Addict R3, same specs as the...
Forum: Foo
07-29-10, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 245,600
Posted By snugent

soulbike...those are some pretty sweet looking...

soulbike...those are some pretty sweet looking watches. if you need any average joes to test them out, send me a message!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-10, 07:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By snugent

shop around...alot of shops and manufacterers are...

shop around...alot of shops and manufacterers are trying to get rid of their 2010 stock. i just picked up a cannondale 6 carbon 6 for $200 off. felt f5s can probably be had pretty cheap, along with...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-10, 10:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 602
Posted By snugent

sounds about right. my wife is about 5'3" and...

sounds about right. my wife is about 5'3" and she rides a 49cm wsd...i'm about 5'10" and i ride a 54cm. as long as it's comfortable, it should be alright
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-10, 07:34 PM
Replies: 26,495
Views: 16,244,861
Posted By snugent

Cannondale Six Carbon 6, 54 cm. Just picked it...

Cannondale Six Carbon 6, 54 cm. Just picked it up today. I already took care of the seat, i'm not going to flip it or lose the spacers, the height feels perfect. Overall an awesome bike!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-10, 07:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,804
Posted By snugent

here you go...07 f75

here you go...07 f75
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-10, 07:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,407
Posted By snugent

no, i wish. that was a guy looking at an 09. I...

no, i wish. that was a guy looking at an 09. I paid $1500. MSRP is 1700, but since cannondale was trying to get rid of their 2010 stock, they were selling them for $200 cheaper. My LBS gave me the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-10, 07:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,407
Posted By snugent

all i had done before i took the pics was take...

all i had done before i took the pics was take off the reflectors and put my cages and pedals on. Seat has been taken care of. Incredible ride. Psyched on the deal i got.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-10, 03:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,407
Posted By snugent

Cannondale Six Carbon 6---just picked it up!

Just picked up my Six Carbon 6 from the LBS this afternoon. It's incredible. Took it out on an easy 20 mile ride (first time riding since last july when i got hit by a car). All i can say is wow! ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 04:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,784
Posted By snugent

definately...i've carried my and my wifes bike on...

definately...i've carried my and my wifes bike on my thule roofracks a million times. just make sure it's not clamping down too hard ont he dropouts.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,145
Posted By snugent

i just ordered a 2010 six carbon 6 monday. for...

i just ordered a 2010 six carbon 6 monday. for 999 it's a steal (i'm paying 1499 which is already 200 below msrp). I can't wait to get on it
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 09:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,633
Posted By snugent

touche

touche
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 07:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,045
Posted By snugent

last july coming down a hill on long island going...

last july coming down a hill on long island going about 25-30 mph coasting, a girl made a left hand turn, never saw me. i saw it coming, so instead of straight up t-boning her, i managed to get my...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 07:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,893
Posted By snugent

it looks like a spool from teflon tape, a couple...

it looks like a spool from teflon tape, a couple of washers, wingnuts and some kind of skewer
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-10, 07:23 AM
Replies: 18,640
Views: 3,686,773
Posted By snugent

http://zcbikes.com/images/library/large/cdale_rsx6...

http://zcbikes.com/images/library/large/cdale_rsx6d_blu10_m.jpg
also just picked these up:

http://images.usoutdoorstore.com/usoutdoorstore/products/full/cmlbk_chilljkt_blk_09.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 10:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,633
Posted By snugent

I just read an article, i don't remember where...

I just read an article, i don't remember where (yahoo maybe), that pretty much all sunglasses are made in the same factory and by the same company. Oakley, gucci and all that other stuff. It also...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 04:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,197
Posted By snugent

i have an 04 pontiac vibe and can fit bikes in...

i have an 04 pontiac vibe and can fit bikes in without a problem. fold the back seat down and throw em in. great on gas too--32+ mpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By snugent

i'll post pics of my bike as soon as i get it,...

i'll post pics of my bike as soon as i get it, that's just a stock photo
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By snugent

yea, wow, that looks horrible...sorry. here's a...

yea, wow, that looks horrible...sorry. here's a pic of the bike though: http://zcbikes.com/images/library/large/cdale_rsx6d_blu10_m.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By snugent

New bike on the way!

So just about a year after I got hit by a car riding my 2007 Felt F75, I've ordered a 2010 Cannondale Six Carbon 6. I'm beyond psyched about it. I've been looking around for a while and I was going...
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