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02-22-11, 10:37 PM
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Posted By VT tallbike

ftfy

ftfy
02-22-11, 10:18 PM
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Views: 3,924
Posted By VT tallbike

paint it stickers!

paint it stickers!
02-22-11, 10:14 PM
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Views: 4,530,599
Posted By VT tallbike

Why the hell did you get it built to take such a...

Why the hell did you get it built to take such a short stem?! Not Pro.
02-02-11, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,916
Posted By VT tallbike

Use an old rear wheel from a trike. Those are...

Use an old rear wheel from a trike. Those are one sided hubs. A wheel chair wheel would probably also work.
02-02-11, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3,498
Views: 320,019
Posted By VT tallbike

I keep the drops on my other MTB. ...

I keep the drops on my other MTB.
http://a3.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/hs1338.snc4/163066_993288624533_6212653_51026844_1915879_n.jpg
02-02-11, 12:14 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 14,911
Posted By VT tallbike

Even my tattoo is rocking a lazer. ...

Even my tattoo is rocking a lazer.
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs600.ash2/155282_986512953033_6212653_50878576_8263913_n.jpg
02-02-11, 12:01 PM
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Views: 320,019
Posted By VT tallbike

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs331....

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs331.ash2/61123_944997744843_6212653_49868938_1061695_n.jpg...
02-01-11, 03:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,366
Posted By VT tallbike

I have one of her hipbags, and I bought one for...

I have one of her hipbags, and I bought one for my EX over a year ago. Really awesome work. I will definitely continue to support blicks for future bag needs.
06-14-10, 02:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,101
Posted By VT tallbike

How are you guys fitting the two freewheels next...

How are you guys fitting the two freewheels next to eachother? I've never seen a hub with enough threads for that.
06-09-10, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 401,421
Posted By VT tallbike

It's definitely a 20" BMX wheel and fork on...

It's definitely a 20" BMX wheel and fork on there. Here's another angle of the rack it self. http://hphotos-snc3.fbcdn.net/hs584.snc3/30790_887902519133_6212653_47837978_5894004_n.jpg
...
06-08-10, 10:49 AM
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Posted By VT tallbike

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs524....

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs524.ash1/30790_887877249773_6212653_47836239_1667303_n.jpg

Thought some of you might appreciate the cycle truck I just built. So far I've carried my...
06-08-10, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 401,421
Posted By VT tallbike

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs524....

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs524.ash1/30790_887877249773_6212653_47836239_1667303_n.jpg

Here's my homemade cycle truck. The rack is pretty heavy but its plenty big and carried my...
08-27-09, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 676
Posted By VT tallbike

Tubing Size Help

I'm going to be ordering some tubing for a cargo bike and to make things simple I'd like to limit it to one size. I want to be able to use a size that will accept a 1 /18 headset cup. Does anyone...
07-14-09, 10:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,002
Posted By VT tallbike

unfortunately.

unfortunately.
07-14-09, 09:16 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,002
Posted By VT tallbike

So was there any consensus? Would that 118mm...

So was there any consensus? Would that 118mm Shimano UN-54 work?
10-10-08, 07:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By VT tallbike

So I'm going to bump this thread because I don't...

So I'm going to bump this thread because I don't want to start a fresh one. I have a Minewt of the single variety. I was wondering if anyone has come up with a DIY battery replacement or found a...
10-06-08, 11:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,070
Posted By VT tallbike

Where did you find those wheels? I need a new...

Where did you find those wheels? I need a new wheelset for a cruiser build.
10-02-08, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 401,421
Posted By VT tallbike

I never added pics since I put new wheels on my...

I never added pics since I put new wheels on my tallbike. http://i36.tinypic.com/n5mves.jpg
10-02-08, 07:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,070
Posted By VT tallbike

Did you buy those wheels like that or did you...

Did you buy those wheels like that or did you paint them yourself. I just picked up a cruiser I'm looking to fix up and the wheels are so rusty I'm not sure they're worth rehabing. Know any places...
08-28-08, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By VT tallbike

Don't paint over the chrome.

Don't paint over the chrome.
08-19-08, 03:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By VT tallbike

I think some people still use it.

I think some people still use it.
08-17-08, 08:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,834
Posted By VT tallbike

That sounds about right.

That sounds about right.
08-17-08, 06:57 PM
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Views: 4,185,589
Posted By VT tallbike

A few updates. Tallbike now has deep v's ...

A few updates.

Tallbike now has deep v's
http://i34.tinypic.com/20h3cw5.jpg

B4 now has a machined front wheel, pink brake housing, and a selle san marco saddle. ...
07-23-08, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,405
Posted By VT tallbike

never promote splatter bar tape. NEVER.

never promote splatter bar tape. NEVER.
06-20-08, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 852
Posted By VT tallbike

I can't think of a way off the top of my head but...

I can't think of a way off the top of my head but my guess is that if you search google for stuff about go karts you could probably figure it out on your own from there. Good luck
06-10-08, 09:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 922
Posted By VT tallbike

bar bikes are ideally 2:1 freewheel. that way if...

bar bikes are ideally 2:1 freewheel. that way if you're wasted you can still track a straight line easily but if you fall you won't die. Unless you decide to bomb an insanely large hill
06-10-08, 09:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 508
Posted By VT tallbike

you are a wetahded and didn't install your...

you are a wetahded and didn't install your cog/lockring correctly
06-10-08, 09:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,260
Posted By VT tallbike

I'm fairly sure that their hand placement is a...

I'm fairly sure that their hand placement is a direct correlation to you passing them. hands close to the stem = less mashing ability uphill.
06-10-08, 09:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,219
Posted By VT tallbike

...whiskey tastes like water/ ... you wake up...

...whiskey tastes like water/ ... you wake up next to a fat chick/ ...you thought your bike was stolen for two weeks until you finally stumbled upon it locked up with your own lock./ ...pass out on...
06-05-08, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,572
Posted By VT tallbike

DIY Spin Bike

I turned this old piece of crap exercise bike into a FUN piece of crap.

http://filebox.vt.edu/users/soneill/Bikes/spinbik1.JPG

http://filebox.vt.edu/users/soneill/Bikes/spinbik2.JPG
...
06-02-08, 08:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,142
Posted By VT tallbike

And the resulting landing???

And the resulting landing???
06-01-08, 12:02 AM
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Views: 4,185,589
Posted By VT tallbike

Tldnr

Tldnr
05-31-08, 04:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,407
Posted By VT tallbike

Pumping up car tires with a bike pump SUCKS! I...

Pumping up car tires with a bike pump SUCKS! I don't recommend it.
05-28-08, 08:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,054
Posted By VT tallbike

Biopace ghost rings look awesome when they spin!

Biopace ghost rings look awesome when they spin!
05-28-08, 08:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,286
Posted By VT tallbike

I've always been a sucker for red wheels on black...

I've always been a sucker for red wheels on black bikes, and the white wall tires set it all off perfectly. Great build so far.
05-28-08, 06:27 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,532
Posted By VT tallbike

lol **** puncher...

lol **** puncher...
05-27-08, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 345,189
Posted By VT tallbike

Excuse me while I go beat off.

Excuse me while I go beat off.
05-27-08, 08:52 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,185,589
Posted By VT tallbike

I like both of those a lot. Not a fan of radial...

I like both of those a lot. Not a fan of radial spoking though...but other than that ****ing awesome.
05-25-08, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By VT tallbike

Measure the chain line. (center line of seat tube...

Measure the chain line. (center line of seat tube to either chainring. Formula hubs are 42.5 mm and this is a fairly common size. So see which position (ie. inner or outer works best) and use...
05-25-08, 09:47 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,185,589
Posted By VT tallbike

You should have used this brake lever ...

You should have used this brake lever
http://www.bikeparts.com/pimage/BPC102687.jpg
I'm not really a fan of gold anodized stuff but to each his/her own.
05-25-08, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By VT tallbike

Magic

Magic
05-25-08, 09:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,482
Posted By VT tallbike

^^ or for men in kilts...

^^ or for men in kilts http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1420/571090201_4019007b69.jpg?v=0

lol at least your nuts probably wouldn't get sweaty. Excellent ventilation.
05-25-08, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 345,189
Posted By VT tallbike

Looks really nice except for the splash bar tape.

Looks really nice except for the splash bar tape.
05-25-08, 06:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,482
Posted By VT tallbike

7. White Tires 8. No foot retention

7. White Tires
8. No foot retention
05-25-08, 06:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,732
Posted By VT tallbike

I in no way meant to infer that quality bikes...

I in no way meant to infer that quality bikes aren't made in china or taiwan. I simply mean that the cheap TREKS which suck are made there and the higher end bikes are made in the USA and have...
05-24-08, 09:10 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,532
Posted By VT tallbike

^Pure speculation.

^Pure speculation.
05-24-08, 08:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,732
Posted By VT tallbike

Trek makes some crappy bikes(chinese) but they...

Trek makes some crappy bikes(chinese) but they also make nice ones(made in USA). The difference in quality is huge. Don't buy a walmart bike you're just wasting more money
05-23-08, 09:56 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,532
Posted By VT tallbike

I hit something lying in a shadow in the left...

I hit something lying in a shadow in the left turn lane. I went over the handlebars and tore my scalp down to my skull on the curb. I then picked up my bike got out of the road ASAP and phoned a...
05-23-08, 09:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,154
Posted By VT tallbike

That's not exactly a trick where the type of fork...

That's not exactly a trick where the type of fork would make a god damn difference. find a more relevant picture
05-23-08, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 445
Posted By VT tallbike

Go to your lbs and see if they have a set lying...

Go to your lbs and see if they have a set lying around. I was looking for risers, went into my LBS asked what used stuff was lying around and walked out w/ a free set of flat bars. Not exactly what...
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