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09-12-20, 02:44 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,503
Posted By delbiker1

Many people just do not understand the reasoning...

Many people just do not understand the reasoning of riding with traffic. They feel safer being able to see the oncoming vehicles. They do not get the dangers this behavior imposes on them and others....
09-09-20, 04:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 667
Posted By nomadmax

Baseball card and a clothes pin.

Baseball card and a clothes pin.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,506
Posted By Psimet2001

I see you have never visited a Zwift forum.... :D

I see you have never visited a Zwift forum.... :D
08-19-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,898
Posted By cyccommute

Kinda. It’s not the fork, per say, but the fork...

Kinda. It’s not the fork, per say, but the fork tips where the hub axle is attached. And it’s not really even the fork that is doing the work. It’s the contact patch.
The braking force goes from the...
08-13-20, 09:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,623
Posted By CB HI

DreamRider85...

DreamRider85 (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/dreamrider85-415374.html) The first issue is that you need to train yourself to be able to hold your line even when you turn your head.

Once you...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 16,903
Posted By MoAlpha

God, I hate that too. I like "cycling costume." ...

God, I hate that too. I like "cycling costume."

Cheers, mate.;)
07-21-20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,004
Posted By topflightpro

As other said, go the speed of the field. Crashes...

As other said, go the speed of the field. Crashes happen when people try to go faster/slower than others through turns. And watch out for that one guy who will dive bomb the corners even if he...
07-17-20, 05:57 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,095
Posted By mcours2006

The #1...

The #1 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) reason that I hear from people who do not like to ride is that it's too dangerous. They are scared to death of riding the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-12-20, 04:50 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
07-12-20, 03:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By datlas

Lezyne because the hose eliminates stress at...

Lezyne because the hose eliminates stress at valve. Larger size means fewer strokes to inflate, thatís a trade off. Put it wherever you prefer, thatís your choice.

edit: I see the newer Topeak...
07-08-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,414
Posted By REDMASTA

oh lard we don't need strava run over by simps.

oh lard we don't need strava run over by simps.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-20, 09:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,600
Posted By woodcraft

Disc brakes, electronic shifting, bigger tires,...

Disc brakes, electronic shifting, bigger tires, even bigger cassettes.

Visually as well, newer bikes are getting a muffin-top look.
07-03-20, 03:04 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,225
Posted By mrv

plus one for this. ^^ also: STOP THE...

plus one for this. ^^

also: STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE STROBING -STOP THE...
06-27-20, 06:16 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,234
Posted By unterhausen

I'm not a bike shop employee at the present, but...

I'm not a bike shop employee at the present, but I worked in a shop for nearly 10 years as a mechanic. So maybe you think I'm biased. Looking for cracks is not a thing. Stressing a frame to look for...
06-21-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,239
Posted By GlennR

Water is my limiting factor. As you, in the...

Water is my limiting factor.

As you, in the past I was refilling at fast food, dellis and public fountains. Now I won't go in any location. A few times I use outside faucets on the side of a...
Forum: Framebuilders
06-10-20, 03:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,420
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

I'll add that having built for others without...

I'll add that having built for others without insurance coverage is plain wrong, to your family and your customers. I assume that you never sought out advice from a lawyer or accountant, or you...
06-08-20, 04:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,811
Posted By Kapusta

If the previous chain was worn, then you probably...

If the previous chain was worn, then you probably need to replace the cassette as well.

New chain on a worn cassette does exactly what you describe. This is a textbook example.

I know it looks...
06-05-20, 05:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,123
Posted By Mulberry20

DeSalvo, he would be my pick.

DeSalvo, he would be my pick.
06-05-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,123
Posted By fietsbob

https://www.ticycles.com/ Portland Oregon..

https://www.ticycles.com/ Portland Oregon..
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-20, 12:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,648
Posted By 79pmooney

I watched the Pantani video also. Yes, great...

I watched the Pantani video also. Yes, great climber. I am also a natural out of the saddle, but I was never gifted with either the engine or his compact frame. I love climbing in the drops and will...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,648
Posted By colnago62

Size/weight has a factor also. Lighter riders...

Size/weight has a factor also. Lighter riders tend to climb out of the saddle more/longer than heavier riders.
05-30-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 621
Posted By dls

I don’t have a good enough eye to say what would...

I don’t have a good enough eye to say what would work well, but I can confidently say the pink/red combination doesn’t.
05-30-20, 08:26 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,415
Posted By BobbyG

wafranklin Give heed to all of the above caveats...

wafranklin Give heed to all of the above caveats regarding confrontation and giving in to rage.

I began using a helmet cam six years ago to record my rides in case there was trouble, like an...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-20, 03:19 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 10,899
Posted By Bah Humbug

His Bob's Red Mill was out of stock, and he knew...

His Bob's Red Mill was out of stock, and he knew in his heart of hearts that you're a filthy King Arthur's man and scorned you out of spite.
04-03-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,721
Posted By noglider

If you need an extremely loud horn, you are doing...

If you need an extremely loud horn, you are doing something wrong, possibly going too fast and too close to people. Or waiting until it's too late.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-20, 05:33 AM
03-12-20, 12:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 994
Posted By ooga-booga

not sure i trust kiss more than the media but...

not sure i trust kiss more than the media but they do have rock n' roll all nite, firehouse, god of thunder, detroit rock city, strutter, love gun, cold gin and a few other hits. rock n' roll cures...
03-08-20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,188
Posted By sdmc530

So we have a resolution. After being with...

So we have a resolution. After being with customer service a couple times and with their help they determined that the unit has a fault that will not allow it to connect to the GPS system. So...
03-07-20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,107
Posted By Daniel4

If coronavirus is causing more people to just...

If coronavirus is causing more people to just stay home, that means there will be less cars on the road and bicycling will be safer.
03-04-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,667
Posted By HeyItsSara

i'm in NYC. I'd be crushed by the cars.

i'm in NYC. I'd be crushed by the cars.
02-20-20, 09:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,127
Posted By Wildwood

An online group experience, seemingly becoming...

An online group experience, seemingly becoming more popular in our culture. This one is about exercise, better than watching other people playing video games, imho. But i just ride my bikes...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-20, 03:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,015
Posted By CAT7RDR

I had similar issues and started wearing...

I had similar issues and started wearing compression cycling socks and went to a half size larger shoe and that made a huge difference. My toes were getting pinched and this contributed to the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
02-14-20, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,387
Posted By kentsbike

In 1999 I rode Paris-Brest-Paris (1200...

In 1999 I rode Paris-Brest-Paris (1200 kilometers) on my Bike Friday New World Tourist. In 2001, I rode the same bike on London-Edinburgh-London (1400 kilometers). I now work at Bike Friday and we...
Forum: Foo
02-04-20, 01:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By no motor?

I've used Libreoffice for years and it works for...

I've used Libreoffice for years and it works for me.
Forum: Folding Bikes
01-02-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,106
Posted By seat_boy

I picked up a Bike Friday Silk...

I picked up a Bike Friday Silk (https://bikingtoplay.blogspot.com/2020/01/bike-friday-silk.html) off Craigslist:
...
08-23-18, 08:33 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 9,119
Posted By veganbikes

My Ti bike is in pretty top shape. The cranks did...

My Ti bike is in pretty top shape. The cranks did get a little bit of nicking but the frame is unmarked. However bikes are meant to be ridden, scratches suck but they happen and if you are riding the...
Forum: Foo
11-11-13, 08:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,348
Posted By Will G

Might have fixed it. Went on the Intel website...

Might have fixed it. Went on the Intel website and downloaded the no kidding latest and greatest chipset driver. I was on the road but no problems over the weekend according to the family. Thanks...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-10, 06:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 24,123
Posted By TassR700

Personally, I gave Lynskey the nod because of the...

Personally, I gave Lynskey the nod because of the history. The Lynskey family sold Litespeed in 1999, but once the 5 year non-compete was over, David Lynskey decided he still wanted to build bikes. ...
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