Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Reynolds
Showing results 1 to 50 of 210
Search took 0.02 seconds.
05-05-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,237
Posted By Reynolds

Pics please! Just kidding... :lol:

Pics please!
Just kidding... :lol:
05-05-21, 09:37 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,088
Posted By Reynolds

Very true. I know 4 or 5 old, overweight men and...

Very true. I know 4 or 5 old, overweight men and women who go cycle touring with a local club and can ride 2 weeks, 6-8 hours a day on loaded bikes on hilly gravel roads. You'd never guess they could...
05-04-21, 06:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,088
Posted By Reynolds

Reminds me of a ride with a couple I used to get...

Reminds me of a ride with a couple I used to get out with. My friend and me were both at the wheel of his petite wife, I said to him "Shame on us, 2 guys at the wheel of a 110 pound woman!" He...
05-03-21, 10:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,232
Posted By Reynolds

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1632x1224/misc1_0101_942fdca9e5d837fdc1c9e30cc38ff06f764967c2.jpg...
05-03-21, 03:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 823
Posted By Reynolds

I'd reassemble it with loose balls and see how it...

I'd reassemble it with loose balls and see how it goes. I've seen worse than that remedied with loose balls.
04-22-21, 04:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 744
Posted By Reynolds

Millions like this one out there, but this is...

Millions like this one out there, but this is mine:

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1632x1224/htbadge23_17b5028cdcca0bc26a9ebc023bed2c625fae5ed3.jpg
04-22-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 744
Posted By Reynolds

Not mine, but I like Rudge headbadges too: ...

Not mine, but I like Rudge headbadges too:


https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/300x400/rudgehb_b9c478d756e0772f98a4cd72d160c8a4a74b8d86.jpg
04-10-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 85
Igh
Views: 3,336
Posted By Reynolds

My thought when I built my Nexus 8 commuter bike...

My thought when I built my Nexus 8 commuter bike was "what lubricant can I put on this to avoid disassembling it every 5,000 kms?"
So I when I disassembled it for its first service drilled & tapped...
04-09-21, 10:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,537
Posted By Reynolds

It's not finished yet, wait till they pour the...

It's not finished yet, wait till they pour the concrete on it.
04-02-21, 10:47 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 7,181
Posted By Reynolds

Mondia, Election, Roamer. This thread remembered...

Mondia, Election, Roamer. This thread remembered me that I had these somewhere. They worked OK years ago, but the oil must have dried out or something.....
03-27-21, 08:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,182
Posted By Reynolds

Fork looks bent. Otherwise, that'll buff right...

Fork looks bent. Otherwise, that'll buff right off.
03-16-21, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 425
Posted By Reynolds

There are many threads about this on the Utility...

There are many threads about this on the Utility Cycling subforum.
03-11-21, 12:34 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,850
Posted By Reynolds

Somehow this discussion reminds me of the guy who...

Somehow this discussion reminds me of the guy who found how to make bikes faster - using a taller gear, like a 60/11!
03-11-21, 08:07 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,850
Posted By Reynolds

My road bike has 170, my MTB 175 and my hybrid...

My road bike has 170, my MTB 175 and my hybrid 165 (because I built it from used parts and that's what I had at the moment). I must be very insensitive, because I can't feel any differences.
03-05-21, 08:26 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,179
Posted By Reynolds

:thumb: Another 2 for you: "Left a good...

:thumb:
Another 2 for you:

"Left a good job in the city
Working for the Man every night and day..."

"Ain't no food upon the table, and no pork up in the pan
But you better not complain, boy,...
03-04-21, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 790
Posted By Reynolds

I wouldn't convert a double or triple to 1x, the...

I wouldn't convert a double or triple to 1x, the small "complication" and added weight doesn't bother me. I might build a 1x from zero for relaxed rides on flat terrain, where 6 gears are more than...
03-04-21, 03:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 790
Posted By Reynolds

I was too before trying it, but in real life...

I was too before trying it, but in real life never had any problems with 1x6 or 1x7. This was on hybrids with long chainstays though and on pavement.
03-03-21, 08:34 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,179
Posted By Reynolds

"My papa said son, don't let the Man get you and...

"My papa said son, don't let the Man get you and do what he's done to me
'Cause he'll get you
'Cause he'll get ya now, now"
03-02-21, 08:02 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,179
Posted By Reynolds

I do it all myself - but my bikes are old and...

I do it all myself - but my bikes are old and simple, no CF, no electronics, no hydraulics, no suspension...
03-02-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 350
Posted By Reynolds

Redishing should correct that easily.

Redishing should correct that easily.
02-26-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,642
Posted By Reynolds

Only way to know is to buy it.

Only way to know is to buy it.
02-25-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,642
Posted By Reynolds

Don't get me started on word plays...

Don't get me started on word plays...
02-20-21, 06:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,072
Posted By Reynolds

I'd rather ride a Litespeed Blade.

I'd rather ride a Litespeed Blade.
02-15-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,031
Posted By Reynolds

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/480x270/fig3_378ecfa1251b5b964da8df16106e851fbe24c66a.gif
02-06-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,227
Posted By Reynolds

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1591x832/dsc07936_946befaf6d90f22b0bc195b09b1b1e064199631a.jpg
...
02-06-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,227
Posted By Reynolds

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1173x1703/wts3_b7a55f90abd4f85635b5c81921420bb99b9d625e.jpg...
01-25-21, 03:21 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,390
Posted By Reynolds

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1000x667/image_de350c5d72c7e18b051f45aa6fab8feaf2457b76.png
Giovanni Battaglin won the 1981 Giro on this bike. You don't get much faster than...
01-23-21, 11:07 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 7,267
Posted By Reynolds

That'll buff right off! Said sarcastically about...

That'll buff right off! Said sarcastically about a bike damaged/corroded beyond any hope of repairing it.
01-13-21, 09:30 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,487
Posted By Reynolds

If fire is good for removing a dork disk, why...

If fire is good for removing a dork disk, why wouldn't it work to strip paint?
01-12-21, 10:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 17,752
Posted By Reynolds

I know this is a zombie thread, but have an...

I know this is a zombie thread, but have an important question: were C. Itoh bikes manufactured by H. Tano?
01-11-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,802
Posted By Reynolds

Kharkov derailleurs...

Kharkov derailleurs (http://www.disraeligears.co.uk/Site/Kharkov_derailleurs.html)
01-06-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 9,128
Posted By Reynolds

I learned from a mechanic that if the beer can...

I learned from a mechanic that if the beer can shim is too thick you can hammer it to the needed thickness.
01-03-21, 09:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,072
Posted By Reynolds

Horizontal dropouts with quick releases were the...

Horizontal dropouts with quick releases were the norm for many years in the pro peloton and they worked OK, so I doubt a "normal" rider would have problems with them. OTOH, low gearing today is much...
01-02-21, 10:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,072
Posted By Reynolds

42X16 would be my choice for all around riding,...

42X16 would be my choice for all around riding, 17 if there are some hills and 15 for the road.
01-02-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 730
Posted By Reynolds

It won't affect performance or safety IMO. But it...

It won't affect performance or safety IMO. But it could affect your peace of mind if you have a slight OCD streak like many of us...
01-01-21, 08:56 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

No hate for e-bikes here. But to me they are not...

No hate for e-bikes here. But to me they are not bicycles, just light electric motorcycles.
They have a motor, bicycles don't.
01-01-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

Campagnolo 2 bolt seatpost is a great design IMO....

Campagnolo 2 bolt seatpost is a great design IMO.
Can't say the same about Thomson setback seatposts and press fit BBs.
12-31-20, 03:09 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

Spelling that bugs me: Campagnola Peleton ...

Spelling that bugs me:
Campagnola
Peleton
Grouppo
12-31-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

I knew a guy who used to say: Everyone slower...

I knew a guy who used to say: Everyone slower than me is a lazy slacker who doesn't train enough, and everyone faster than me is a cheater on drugs.
12-30-20, 03:15 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

I don't understand why all the anger with wearing...

I don't understand why all the anger with wearing team kit (I have none of them). Nobody would think one was a real pro, right? I see them as an homage - in soccer it's quite common for amateurs to...
12-29-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,974
Posted By Reynolds

Sorry about your crash, get well soon!

Sorry about your crash, get well soon!
12-29-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 22,505
Posted By Reynolds

"Fixies". Not the bikes themselves, but all the...

"Fixies". Not the bikes themselves, but all the pseudo-philosophical hype about them.
12-28-20, 11:01 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,456
Posted By Reynolds

I assumed this thread was in jest and posted...

I assumed this thread was in jest and posted accordingly. Now apparently it has turned serious, which leaves me in a bad situation. Please next time let us know when a thread orientation changes.
12-26-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 9,128
Posted By Reynolds

Orthodoxy says don't use grease on square taper...

Orthodoxy says don't use grease on square taper BBs, but I've always used it with good results so far.
12-15-20, 01:39 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,400
Posted By Reynolds

Same here. I was always slow, endurance is my...

Same here. I was always slow, endurance is my thing and I'm not that bad at it, but despite this I always had fun competing with friends and strangers, even did some races many years ago. Now at 69,...
12-15-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,435
Posted By Reynolds

To me drafting is part of the sport. I ask before...

To me drafting is part of the sport. I ask before drafting someone, but don't mind if someone drafts me, even without asking.
12-04-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By Reynolds

Some freewhels are so tight that a 10" wrench...

Some freewhels are so tight that a 10" wrench isn't enough. Please excuse me if you knew that already.
That Megarange sprocket+small front ring+steep uphill+heavy rider can put a LOT of torque on...
12-04-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,513
Posted By Reynolds

I'd say keep the Somec and if you really want a...

I'd say keep the Somec and if you really want a De Rosa wait for a nicer one to appear. Just my .02.
12-01-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,505
Posted By Reynolds

Cams?

Cams?
11-30-20, 06:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,167
Posted By Reynolds

My trailer is built that way - it's a...

My trailer is built that way - it's a CarryFreedom Y-frame clone with a big wooden crate strapped to the flatbed. Both the flatbed and crate floor are 3/8" plywood. 90% of the time I use the crate,...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 210
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.