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Forum: Fitting Your Bike 12-13-17, 05:55 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By AnthonyG
I don't believe that its short chain stays that...

I don't believe that its short chain stays that dictate steep seat tube angles. Its more a case of wanting a certain top tube length on a spec sheet and this top tube length necessitates a steep...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 12-12-17, 04:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 502
Posted By AnthonyG
Yes that's true. You could have a REALLY slack...

Yes that's true. You could have a REALLY slack head tube angle plus LOTS of fork rake to push the front wheel forwards. You'd have to work it out on paper and I'm not sure how much it would help.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 12-11-17, 04:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 502
Posted By AnthonyG
650b and 650c are SO completely different that...

650b and 650c are SO completely different that you shouldn't put them together. 650b are quite large and depending on tire size aren't really smaller than 700c anyway. 650c IS smaller because they...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 12-09-17, 04:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 502
Posted By AnthonyG
Short reach, lots of saddle setback, AND 700c...

Short reach, lots of saddle setback, AND 700c wheels? No. Your out of luck. Not even a skilled custom builder could do this. The problem is the large wheels which get in the way and ARE the...
Forum: Foo 12-04-17, 12:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 359
Posted By AnthonyG
I believe you are talking about Nancy Wake. ...

I believe you are talking about Nancy Wake.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nancy_Wake

There was a mini series about her life called "Nancy Wake".
Forum: Foo 12-02-17, 06:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 348
Posted By AnthonyG
Are you talking about Black and White or Colour? ...

Are you talking about Black and White or Colour?

Black and White is straight forwards enough but colour processing takes a serious commitment.
Forum: Foo 11-06-17, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 415
Posted By AnthonyG
We weren't thinking THAT windhchaser. No one...

We weren't thinking THAT windhchaser. No one wan't to see YOU naked.:twitchy:
Forum: Foo 11-03-17, 06:09 AM
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Posted By AnthonyG
Yah, Funny cat pictures. ...

Yah, Funny cat pictures.

https://i.pinimg.com/736x/d7/72/09/d7720968d9cdf2ed9b98f32dd664b134.jpg
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-26-17, 04:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By AnthonyG
This would make sense if you have shorter than...

This would make sense if you have shorter than average femurs (your thighs are proportionally short or you shins are proportionally long). Does this describe your legs?
Forum: Foo 10-26-17, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By AnthonyG
There will be some Search engine preference...

There will be some Search engine preference options somewhere and they will be set to Yahoo. Check your preferences and turn off Yahoo as your preferred search engine.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-26-17, 07:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By AnthonyG
Your correct. There is only a 3mm difference in...

Your correct. There is only a 3mm difference in Reach with the rest of the difference being behind the BB. The main difference is Stack (effectively handlebar height).
Forum: Foo 10-25-17, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By AnthonyG
I live just outside Canberra, the National...

I live just outside Canberra, the National Capital. I can't help you with Visa's. Just don't even joke about being a refugee from Donald Trump. Australia takes a really HARD line against...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-21-17, 04:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
Don't laugh. I DO ride bikes that size (24"...

Don't laugh. I DO ride bikes that size (24" wheels). A bit more seatpost exposed than that but basically that size. I own a completely custom Road bike built around 650c wheels and a 70 degree...
Forum: Foo 10-21-17, 04:47 AM
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Views: 52,069
Posted By AnthonyG
Glenlivet 15 year single Malt.

Glenlivet 15 year single Malt.
Forum: Foo 10-21-17, 04:45 AM
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Posted By AnthonyG
Those CRAZY Arabs. I think the spectators are...

Those CRAZY Arabs. I think the spectators are crazier that the nuts in the Toyota.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-20-17, 08:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
OK, hard numbers would be good. The OP has a...

OK, hard numbers would be good. The OP has a 53cm frame with a short amount of seatpost exposed. Woodcraft has a 56cm frame with a LOT of seatpost exposed.

I know its a traditional frame vs a...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-20-17, 03:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
OK, I had a quick look for specifications. From...

OK, I had a quick look for specifications. From what I can find that model has a 73.5 degree seat tube angle, its a large frame and you have a LOT of seatpost exposed, so yes, you could get that...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-20-17, 02:00 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
85mm of saddle setback at 74 degrees!!!!!! ...

85mm of saddle setback at 74 degrees!!!!!!

Really? Do you have pictures?

Your saddle must be REALLY high and its usual for really BIG frames to have more relaxed seat tube angles.

Are you...
Forum: Foo 10-18-17, 04:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,972
Posted By AnthonyG
Yeah, that's why I'm recommending MICRO...

Yeah, that's why I'm recommending MICRO helicopters ONLY. Anything bigger and you can do some damage.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-18-17, 04:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
For the record, ANY bike with a 74 degree seat...

For the record, ANY bike with a 74 degree seat tube angle has the seat pushed too far forwards and ANY rider will need a rearset seatpost to get a proper position. The OP is not a freak.

If you...
Forum: Foo 10-18-17, 08:36 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,972
Posted By AnthonyG
Something to try is radio controlled, MICRO...

Something to try is radio controlled, MICRO Helicopters.

I can recommend one of these,

https://www.amazon.com/Single-Rotor-Helicopter-Version-Improved/dp/B009SE5DRO

Capable and...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-16-17, 08:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
If you followed the thread you would know that...

If you followed the thread you would know that the op has moved the saddle forward already. For all her efforts Terry Bikes still didn't shorten the cranks so the effort was wasted.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-16-17, 04:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
There is NOTHING unusual about the OP's size or...

There is NOTHING unusual about the OP's size or proportions.

Modern road bikes are only designed to fit average people properly and everyone else can deal with what they are given. Preferably...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-16-17, 03:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
Take note that that is a LARGE child's bike with...

Take note that that is a LARGE child's bike with that much seatpost exposed. Its probably marketed at adults who used to own the originals. Even with the banana seat the nose of the saddle is...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 10-16-17, 03:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,012
Posted By AnthonyG
A seat tube angle is, a Vector. All well and...

A seat tube angle is, a Vector. All well and good yet there is an absolute measurement which should be used instead but its only rarely used.

The setback distance from the nose of the saddle to...
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