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05-08-18, 10:56 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By shuyo

Thankfully I'm going to be living near the base...

Thankfully I'm going to be living near the base of Mission Hill rather than at the top - almost a shame though, there's some little cut-throughs and footpath shortcuts that might be fun to bomb down.
05-08-18, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 750
Posted By shuyo

Rad, I'll look into it.

Rad, I'll look into it.
05-08-18, 10:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By shuyo

Perhaps I should add some context - I don't have...

Perhaps I should add some context - I don't have the ridiculous amount of disposable income to drop on buying a fancy new road bike like some in this forum could, I'm interested in making do with...
05-08-18, 10:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By shuyo

"I'm no snob but both of those bikes are going to...

"I'm no snob but both of those bikes are going to suck"

"I'd honestly cry if I had to ride those"

Consider learning some tact. This is rude as hell.
05-08-18, 05:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By shuyo

They both fit fine, the Nyala requires a much...

They both fit fine, the Nyala requires a much more aggressive riding posture but I think that could be eased up by raising the handlebars a bit. That's why I'm unsure which one to go for.
05-08-18, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By shuyo

Which would make a better city bike? (Bianchi comparison)

(Feel free to move this to Commuting if it's a better fit there).

So my parents have had these two early-90s 10-speed Bianchis sitting in the basement for a while, as they don't really ride much...
05-08-18, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13,570
Views: 2,740,994
Posted By shuyo

That sign is a great find, I bet you could get it...

That sign is a great find, I bet you could get it polished up and looking great again pretty easy.
05-08-18, 04:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,566
Posted By shuyo

Boston has their own called Hubway, there are...

Boston has their own called Hubway, there are stations all over the city and plenty of people seem to use them - but they look incredibly dumb. They have a big chunky step-through frame without a top...
05-08-18, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 750
Posted By shuyo

Handlebar grip discomfort

So I've been trying to figure out a way of making flatbars more comfortable for me - I tend to put kind of a vice grip on the bars when I'm on the road and because of that, the bars dig into the...
Forum: Northeast
05-07-18, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By shuyo

Ahh. So would wider tires be better for that...

Ahh. So would wider tires be better for that area, as opposed to the narrow ones you typically see on city bikes?
Forum: Northeast
05-07-18, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By shuyo

I'll do my best to not get squished by the Green...

I'll do my best to not get squished by the Green Line when I go to the stop 'n shop. Pretty undignified.
Forum: Northeast
05-06-18, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By shuyo

I drive down to the city pretty regularly, so...

I drive down to the city pretty regularly, so uh... yep. I know how it go.
05-06-18, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 609
Posted By shuyo

Gorgeous. That seat might need replacing though,...

Gorgeous. That seat might need replacing though, I don't think leather that rippled can be coaxed back to health.
05-06-18, 05:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,786
Posted By shuyo

I've never had problems with Hydroflask metal...

I've never had problems with Hydroflask metal bottles, but only with the handle cap. The straw caps aren't 100% leakproof.
Forum: Northeast
05-06-18, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 604
Posted By shuyo

Tips for Boston?

Hi, I live in NH currently but in September I'll be moving to Mission Hill in Boston for college. I was wondering if y'all had any insight for getting around the city without dying (besides yknow,...
Forum: Introductions
05-06-18, 11:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By shuyo

Hi from New England

I'm moving from my hometown in New Hampshire an hour down to Boston in the fall to go back to college (first time living in my own apartment!) and as driving in that city can be kind of absurd, I...
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