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Forum: Touring
07-15-19, 04:08 AM
Forum: Touring
07-13-19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By Aznman

New Cargo Trailer for Archery Enthusiast (or other equipment-based hobbies)?

Virtually every bicycle trailers I have seen are low riding.
https://i.ytimg.com/vi/PJnScpdupq4/hqdefault.jpg...
Forum: Commuting
07-03-19, 01:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,247
Posted By Aznman

This is one of the most helpful posts I have ever...

This is one of the most helpful posts I have ever received. A most exceptional thank you.
Forum: Commuting
07-02-19, 09:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,247
Posted By Aznman

Awesome consensus we are having here. Will follow...

Awesome consensus we are having here. Will follow the sensible advice.
Forum: Commuting
07-02-19, 09:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,247
Posted By Aznman

Does anyone here have intimate knowledge/experience with Amtrak Pacific Surfliner?

In a few more months, I might have to commute via Amtrak every day or nearly every day. I live in a place where Amtrak allows you to bring your bicycle onboard (the Pacific Surfliner service)....
06-16-19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By Aznman

Has there been any tech improvements on clunky brakes (2019)?

Rim and disc brakes are mainstream in the West and disc brakes are the most researched from what I've been learning.

However, there are parts of the world where things like band brakes are (still)...
04-21-19, 08:03 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,958
Posted By Aznman

No, buying a bike specifically customized for you...

No, buying a bike specifically customized for you is what truly makes all the difference. This important concept works for everything, not just bikes.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SR3aIzfNMXM...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-12-19, 06:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 596
Posted By Aznman

I've checked and you are right. I've even seen...

I've checked and you are right. I've even seen them on fat bike wheels :eek:
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-19, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 596
Posted By Aznman

Thanks, Chainwhip.

Thanks, Chainwhip.
03-11-19, 11:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,570
Posted By Aznman

Informative. Thanks, guys.

Informative. Thanks, guys.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-19, 07:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 596
Posted By Aznman

Aero Rims Wheels and Types of Materials

Note that my questions would involved the types of wheels shown below:...
Forum: Framebuilders
03-10-19, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,495
Posted By Aznman

Thanks, guys.

Thanks, guys.
Forum: Framebuilders
03-10-19, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,495
Posted By Aznman

Questions about Custom Made Bicycles (2019)

1. (Least Expensive) Steel Chromoly------>Aluminum-------->Titanium--------->Carbon(Most Expensive)
Generally speaking, is the above categorization of pricings accurate for consumer grade quality...
03-10-19, 04:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,570
Posted By Aznman

Riding qualities of folding e-bikes?

Would you say that frame stiffness is still highly relevant when it comes to e-bikes? Are there any folding e-bike frames (within a reasonable price range) that are as efficiently stiff as solid bike...
02-08-19, 01:57 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,214
Posted By Aznman

Hmmm, I guess the law is the main arbiter by far...

Hmmm, I guess the law is the main arbiter by far then.
02-07-19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Aznman

Awesome. Many thanks.

Awesome. Many thanks.
02-07-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Aznman

Serious question and hopefully informative answer...

Serious question and hopefully informative answer then.:p
Why are virtually all gravel specific bikes made and bought with sloping top tubes?
02-07-19, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Aznman

Can't say whether I agree or disagree. :D

Can't say whether I agree or disagree. :D
02-07-19, 05:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,090
Posted By Aznman

Silly question about frame geometry of gravel bikes

I've noticed that all of the gravel bikes that I have seen so far have top tubes that are shorter than their respective 'effective top tubes' (i.e. the top tubes are more parallel with the down...
02-07-19, 01:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,214
Posted By Aznman

Those are the details that I have never even...

Those are the details that I have never even thought about! Thanks Gresp.



Yes, I guess things will have to be this way.:D
02-04-19, 06:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,214
Posted By Aznman

All technical differences between bicycles (including E-bikes)and Motorized Cycles

I asked on this general sub-forum because the topic deals with bicycles in general, not just e-bikes. Boundaries are often blurry at times, especially in a time period where people have more time and...
11-14-17, 01:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 762
Posted By Aznman

No 'chose' would be. My mistake:o

No 'chose' would be. My mistake:o
11-13-17, 08:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 762
Posted By Aznman

That made sense.

That made sense.
11-13-17, 08:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 762
Posted By Aznman

I understand. Relieve your stress/boredom and...

I understand. Relieve your stress/boredom and snark away:D
BTW, the two questions in question 2 are more related to each other than to question 1, which is why I chosed not to separate them.
11-13-17, 08:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 762
Posted By Aznman

:)

:)
11-13-17, 12:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 762
Posted By Aznman

Multiple brifters for different hand positions

3 questions

1. Which brands make the best mechanical brifters that are able to interconnect with each other?

2. How do these mechanical brifters work anyways? Are these types of brifters easier...
11-13-17, 12:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By Aznman

Winter mitts for butterfly handlebars?

Are there any mitten brands out there made specifically for any butterfly handlebars?

Just to avoid any confusion, here is a picture:
http://www.cyclefiesta.com/Images/articles/butterflybars.jpg
Forum: Touring
10-23-17, 10:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,396
Posted By Aznman

Bunny Hopping on a Touring Bicycle

Bunny hopping is one those ubiquitous and basic tricks quite useful for daily riding. Heck, even road bikers can bunny hop on mountain bike terrains!:eek:

But I have never seen videos showing how...
Forum: Touring
10-23-17, 09:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,321
Posted By Aznman

Thanks for the sharings! I probably won't go...

Thanks for the sharings! I probably won't go touring sometime in the near future since I still have a lot of building up to do.

However, at least I am now confident that the observation of...
Forum: Touring
10-23-17, 05:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,321
Posted By Aznman

Touring on a cyclocross bicycle

One of the main differences between cyclocross bicycles and other long distance bicycles is that the bottom brackets are higher off the ground and the chain-stays are shorter in a cyclocross frame. ...
12-29-16, 06:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

Looks beautiful, but I probably don't want it...

Looks beautiful, but I probably don't want it since I don't like extreme flexing. BTW, I know that one of the advantages of titanium is that it feels 'alive' and slightly flexible during rides. But...
12-29-16, 05:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

These are beautiful and quite nice. I guess clean...

These are beautiful and quite nice. I guess clean look is the best for me.
12-29-16, 05:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

Oh dear, what I have I gotten myself into? :cry:

Oh dear, what I have I gotten myself into? :cry:
12-29-16, 07:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

Thank you for the links.

Thank you for the links.
12-29-16, 07:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

That is interesting.

That is interesting.
12-29-16, 01:25 AM
12-29-16, 01:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

I definitely do not like curvy bicycles.

I definitely do not like curvy bicycles.
12-29-16, 12:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

And I am sorry if I am confusing you guys any...

And I am sorry if I am confusing you guys any further. Here is a very unique looking bicycle!!!! The rear rack must be so easy to install! But I am just posting this picture because I really DO NOT...
12-29-16, 12:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,809
Posted By Aznman

Looking for a Titanium Frame that looks sexy like Carbon Frames

Titanium frames, like steel frames, tend to come with straight-round tubes (at best butted). And I don't have a problem with the nice, clean looks that came as the result....
Forum: Commuting
07-12-16, 03:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aznman

Late reply I know, but yes I think those are the...

Late reply I know, but yes I think those are the main issues that I care about. I also want soft materials that are dirt, water, and rot resistant.

BTW, I own one of the Blackburns with...
Forum: Commuting
07-10-16, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aznman

Thanks for the suggestion.

Thanks for the suggestion.
Forum: Commuting
07-10-16, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aznman

Thanks for the answers so far guys. Okay...

Thanks for the answers so far guys.
Okay TenSpeedV2, what is your recommended company for good custom made packs?
Forum: Commuting
07-10-16, 12:56 AM
Forum: Commuting
07-09-16, 09:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Aznman

Looking For a Messenger Backpack -the "Unobtanium" version

The type of pack that I am interested in is a messenger-backpack-briefcase hybrid. Large, organized space is what I am interested in - though, of course, I do not want it to be as hilariously large...
05-21-16, 05:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,451
Posted By Aznman

Premium Rush. I mean how can anybody -besides...

Premium Rush. I mean how can anybody -besides those who are behind the latest trends - not cheer for the success of Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
05-20-16, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 911
Posted By Aznman

Hmmm, this seems like the better idea than my...

Hmmm, this seems like the better idea than my original version.
05-19-16, 03:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 911
Posted By Aznman

Front Internal Gear Crankset and Rear Derailleur

Has anybody ever tried a Front-Internal-Gear Crankset and a Rear-Derailleur setup? Were there any problems?
Was the setup still lighter than an entirely rear-gear-hub/single chainring-at-the-front...
02-26-16, 05:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,283
Posted By Aznman

Very very true. I am glad that I waited for a...

Very very true. I am glad that I waited for a certain good Busch and Muller model to decrease in price. Even when combined with my old headlight, the money lost would still not reach the ludicrous...
02-25-16, 06:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,283
Posted By Aznman

That is good to hear. Yes, I was talking about...

That is good to hear. Yes, I was talking about energy capacity in the comparison. I may try this later, but without the capacitor. People always say that the price of 100 Farads is just not worth it...
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