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Posted By bexley

I really like the 33mm Jack Browns. Yep, 33mm. ...

I really like the 33mm Jack Browns. Yep, 33mm. Comes with or without flat protection.
Forum: Touring
07-24-10, 05:21 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,366
Posted By bexley

How are you liking the Ostrich handlebar bag? ...

How are you liking the Ostrich handlebar bag? I've got the Acorn Boxy Rando bag but it's slightly too small. Was worried that the Ostrich would be slightly too big.
Forum: Touring
12-20-09, 08:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,807
Posted By bexley

Bob Jackson World Tour. I use it every day and...

Bob Jackson World Tour. I use it every day and haven't treated it well enough so far, letting it fall a couple times and regularly locking it against scrapy metal objects.

I imagine I'll have...
Forum: Touring
12-16-09, 04:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,958
Posted By bexley

You can plastic wrap at home too. It just takes...

You can plastic wrap at home too. It just takes a lot more effort (to do well) than using one of those airport machines.
Forum: Touring
12-15-09, 12:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,958
Posted By bexley

Ugh, right, TSA. **** them. I don't know what...

Ugh, right, TSA. **** them. I don't know what to say.

It's offered in the check-in area. Most of my stops these days aren't in the US, so it's possible that they banned this service at US...
Forum: Touring
12-14-09, 04:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,309
Posted By bexley

I was in the market for a touring set and ended...

I was in the market for a touring set and ended up grabbing an eBay deal on Open Pro's w/DA hubs. I weigh 140 and plan mostly on light touring and obsessively light packing for longer trips, so I...
Forum: Touring
12-04-09, 11:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,958
Posted By bexley

Plastic wrap them together! I'm surprised no...

Plastic wrap them together!

I'm surprised no one has mentioned this cheap service that's available at almost every airport. People pay a few dollars to have this done to individual pieces of...
Forum: Touring
11-16-09, 06:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,033
Posted By bexley

Nice bike. (By the way, it's "au...

Nice bike.

(By the way, it's "au contraire".)
Forum: Touring
11-16-09, 06:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,033
Posted By bexley

I'd love a 30-35mm tire that's something in...

I'd love a 30-35mm tire that's something in between the Pasela TG and a road racing type tire. I'm running the 32 Paselas. I don't have a reliable way to measure them; anyone know if the 32's are...
Forum: Touring
11-14-09, 01:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 19,033
Posted By bexley

I've got the 32's. Was hoping they're narrower...

I've got the 32's. Was hoping they're narrower as people say since that would mean I could run true 35's on this Bob Jackson World Tour with fenders.

I like them, but while I'm not as sure about...
03-04-09, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 513,366
Posted By bexley

http://www.bikeforums.net/%5Bimg%5Dhttp://www.chri...

http://www.bikeforums.net/%5Bimg%5Dhttp://www.christopherbecks.com/%21files/rolls1.jpg%5Bimg%5DWant: Sylvan track pedals with MKS L clips

Have:

Selle San Marco Rolls Due
...
03-02-09, 07:24 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 68,591
Posted By bexley

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods
03-02-09, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3,422
Views: 411,555
Posted By bexley

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods Have:...

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods

Have: What you need.
03-02-09, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 513,366
Posted By bexley

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods Have:...

Want: aero brake levers with gum hoods

Have: Lots of stuff, including ducats.
02-25-09, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 513,366
Posted By bexley

Have Selle San Marco Rolls Due ...

Have
Selle San Marco Rolls Due

http://www.christopherbecks.com/%21files/fs/rolls1.jpg

http://www.christopherbecks.com/%21files/fs/rolls2.jpg

Shimano SPD pedals
...
02-25-09, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3,422
Views: 411,555
Posted By bexley

Have Selle San Marco Rolls Due ...

Have
Selle San Marco Rolls Due

http://www.christopherbecks.com/%21files/fs/rolls1.jpg

http://www.christopherbecks.com/%21files/fs/rolls2.jpg

Shimano SPD pedals
...
02-15-09, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3,422
Views: 411,555
Posted By bexley

Can the child build and maintain bikes?

Can the child build and maintain bikes?
02-15-09, 06:45 AM
Replies: 3,422
Views: 411,555
Posted By bexley

I'm adding this a little early since I can't let...

I'm adding this a little early since I can't let it go for another one or two months, but here it is...

http://i15.ebayimg.com/01/i/001/25/d3/fa68_1.JPG...
02-15-09, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 513,366
Posted By bexley

I'm adding this a little early since I can't let...

I'm adding this a little early since I can't let it go for another one or two months, but here it is...

http://i15.ebayimg.com/01/i/001/25/d3/fa68_1.JPG...
12-20-08, 04:48 AM
Replies: 47,508
Views: 1,208,917
Posted By bexley

Damn it. I'm leaving 10-degree Paris weather to...

Damn it. I'm leaving 10-degree Paris weather to go to Toronto for almost two weeks? Wtf am I thinking?

That said, I'll finally be able to pick up my bike to bring back. Looking to get a few...
12-19-08, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 509,654
Posted By bexley

Oh man. I love it beyond words now. Imagining...

Oh man. I love it beyond words now. Imagining that it's mine, I would put a front rack on there.

I missed an ASC hub auction last week out of frugal holiday behaviour. Damn it.

Noah, your...
12-19-08, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,593
Views: 509,654
Posted By bexley

Wait a minute. Don't tell me. ASC hub? I love...

Wait a minute. Don't tell me. ASC hub? I love that bike enough without being sure.
12-18-08, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 819
Posted By bexley

True. But something to note is that compared to...

True. But something to note is that compared to squared bullhorns chop-n-flopped b123's make you reach a little further to get your hands in a good parallel position.

This complicated things a...
12-05-08, 02:52 PM
Replies: 994
Views: 87,088
Posted By bexley

I am most definitely fixated on the bullhorned 3...

I am most definitely fixated on the bullhorned 3 Rensho.

I give it an extra Rensho
12-03-08, 05:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,139
Posted By bexley

Seatstay money shot?

Seatstay money shot?
12-02-08, 06:08 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,462,388
Posted By bexley

Hell yes. I want this bike, and I would give it...

Hell yes. I want this bike, and I would give it a set of fenders and a rack.
12-02-08, 04:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 742
Posted By bexley

The seatpost is probably a Shimano aero and not a...

The seatpost is probably a Shimano aero and not a Campy since it doesn't have the logo. As far as I know, all Campy aeros have the logo on the aero part.
11-30-08, 09:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 13,147
Posted By bexley

The tape is Viva (from Jitensha). For cutting on...

The tape is Viva (from Jitensha). For cutting on the bend, a pipe cutter is how my steel bars were done. Wasn't easy, but wasn't hard either; just a little filing afterwards. The quality of your...
11-30-08, 09:19 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 13,147
Posted By bexley

Selle Royal something something. The only one...

Selle Royal something something. The only one I've ever seen, and I'm a sucker for rare saddles. Just as comfy as the bars (which have two thick layers of cotton tape btw).

Kinda pissed at...
11-30-08, 06:31 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 13,147
Posted By bexley

Loving it. Felt like a jackass for cutting new...

Loving it. Felt like a jackass for cutting new Nitto's, but I don't ride in the drops and prefer curved elbows to the sharp ones on proper horns.

http://christopherbecks.com/%21files/silk1.jpg
11-28-08, 05:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,930
Posted By bexley

There must be some alternatives for a good front...

There must be some alternatives for a good front rack, no?

I'd really prefer not waiting over a month and paying over $100.
10-12-08, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7,147
Views: 513,366
Posted By bexley

Want: - A silver 26.8 seatpost, preferably...

Want:
- A silver 26.8 seatpost, preferably something vintage.

Have:
- What you need.
10-08-08, 10:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 749
Posted By bexley

People who don't own cars should get a serious...

People who don't own cars should get a serious cut in property and income tax. Roads, bridges and other infrastructure for cars account for a ****ing ridiculous proportion of government spending. ...
10-08-08, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,462,388
Posted By bexley

"The garage renovated of cafe." That hurts...

"The garage renovated of cafe."

That hurts to read.
09-23-08, 12:23 AM
Replies: 47,508
Views: 1,208,917
Posted By bexley

Would be a neat coincidence, but nah. Thanks...

Would be a neat coincidence, but nah.

Thanks for the advice, all. I'll check out the place at Kensington Market for the stove-top maker.
09-22-08, 08:49 PM
Replies: 47,508
Views: 1,208,917
Posted By bexley

In Toronto for a few weeks--time to do my part to...

In Toronto for a few weeks--time to do my part to bloat this thread. I'm used to being able to get a good $1.50 long espresso in Montreal. Not so in TO. I liked the stuff at Manic, but it's a 15...
09-22-08, 07:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 864
Posted By bexley

...and microwaves remain a horrible way to cook...

...and microwaves remain a horrible way to cook food as fixed gear bikes are still inferior to BMX for tricks.
09-17-08, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,871
Posted By bexley

Vobopl, that's a beautiful bike. Chromed fork +...

Vobopl, that's a beautiful bike. Chromed fork + stays makes me go mmmmmmmm. Polish frame?

Oh, and yea, I use a cheap knock-off of the Raceblades and they work alright with my bike's relatively...
08-02-08, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 457
Posted By bexley

You rattlecanned the chrome and nice burgundy to...

You rattlecanned the chrome and nice burgundy to some crappy matte black? Why?
07-31-08, 04:42 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 148,237
Posted By bexley

With unsuitable leather like that guy used? ...

With unsuitable leather like that guy used? This tight:

http://www.clubavalanche.com/forums/thumbsx/post-76-10809717800.jpg
07-31-08, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 368,380
Posted By bexley

I hate it when Japan happens to things. I guess...

I hate it when Japan happens to things. I guess things happened to Japan, too.
07-27-08, 10:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,674
Posted By bexley

Why? Did it really hold your bars?

Why? Did it really hold your bars?
07-25-08, 10:15 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,313
Posted By bexley

I wish I didn't choose a frame for my street...

I wish I didn't choose a frame for my street build that I refuse to drill. I've run into a few close calls lately where a brake would've helped.

Also, I'm pissed that my nice tire is maybe 50%...
07-25-08, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,320
Posted By bexley

They don't look too cludgy for what they are,...

They don't look too cludgy for what they are, though beefier clamps/bracket may inspire more confidence. I'm imagining the stresses on that thing during an emergency brake and I'd be surprised if...
07-17-08, 06:11 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 28,089
Posted By bexley

:rolleyes: Do you say that because they...

:rolleyes:

Do you say that because they lack the typical visual gimmicks and loudness of track bikes you see on the street and FGG? Because shooting for over-the-top aesthetic vomit is sooo...
07-15-08, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By bexley

Benscycle.net They sell Formulas, no? Too...

Benscycle.net

They sell Formulas, no? Too lazy to check.
07-15-08, 10:07 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 28,089
Posted By bexley

Hrm, valiant effort, but the result is so-so to...

Hrm, valiant effort, but the result is so-so to me. Not digging the text for the bridge or the cutout near the track end (flashy and poor design). The curved stays are cool, but they look out of...
07-13-08, 07:57 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 28,089
Posted By bexley

Ok, well, this thread has just turned into my...

Ok, well, this thread has just turned into my personal reason to look at classy bikes:

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2261/2485142297_8362fbd91e_b.jpg
07-13-08, 05:05 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 28,089
Posted By bexley

Again, someone in C&V scores big. $150 in...

Again, someone in C&V scores big. $150 in like-new condition. Not fair...just not fair.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3140/2576399306_6b2c474a6c_b.jpg
07-13-08, 09:53 AM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 4,462,388
Posted By bexley

Nice. Today it looks like the gateway to hell: ...

Nice. Today it looks like the gateway to hell:

http://lh6.ggpht.com/_iSwMk4cOp_0/R2alr25AIQI/AAAAAAAAADo/Xmb15kcFFIg/DSC00023.JPG
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