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Forum: Folding Bikes
10-23-14, 10:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 12,213
Posted By martinus

I love this thread ... Quick question for the OP,...

I love this thread ... Quick question for the OP, do you have the means to test ride the bikes you are considering ? ... or do you base all your decisions on on line reviews ?

PS: I sometimes get...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-16-14, 10:23 AM
Replies: 811
Views: 212,857
Posted By martinus

My pics from pg 7 are gone, so here is a recent...

My pics from pg 7 are gone, so here is a recent one.

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Forum: Folding Bikes
10-13-14, 07:57 PM
Replies: 811
Views: 212,857
Posted By martinus

Yeah, I'll take a shot at it ... you found &...

Yeah, I'll take a shot at it ... you found & posted a pic of the 48cm one... then a few of the 53cm ones.

Its an optical illusion ... look at the head tubes with the shifters on them, also the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-14, 07:13 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

Looks like some sort of GT model ...

Looks like some sort of GT model ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-14, 08:55 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

Pugsley ???

Pugsley ???
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-14, 08:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,127
Posted By martinus

My one of my lbs which is also a trek store, has...

My one of my lbs which is also a trek store, has them in ohio ...
Forum: Commuting
07-14-14, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15,294
Views: 11,043,735
Posted By martinus

The winter/fall/spring rainy days commuter : ...

The winter/fall/spring rainy days commuter :
...
Forum: Commuting
07-14-14, 06:47 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 21,936
Posted By martinus

fad.

fad.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 06:39 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,212
Posted By martinus

Get a part time job there, see how much you...

Get a part time job there, see how much you learn...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 06:33 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,755
Posted By martinus

Good for you.

Good for you.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 06:17 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,755
Posted By martinus

You would be suprised ...

You would be suprised ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 06:03 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,755
Posted By martinus

I'll go with, because its lighter. (Excluding...

I'll go with, because its lighter. (Excluding 22lb scattantes and masis...)
Sure you can get a an 18lb Reynolds 8-something or other tubing ... but, it will be like a wet noddle under load. ( and...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 05:49 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,755
Posted By martinus

Carbon accelerates faster ... so, if your rides...

Carbon accelerates faster ... so, if your rides with your buddies is "surgy", you can hang on longer. Which would make you "faster" ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-14, 05:42 PM
Replies: 525
Views: 24,413
Posted By martinus

If it got "ran over" that thing would be "flat as...

If it got "ran over" that thing would be "flat as a pancake" ...

If it got damaged on the roof rack, how and when did it get in the ditch, next to the rider ... even know they didnt get the actual...
Forum: Commuting
07-11-14, 07:03 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,576
Posted By martinus

Sooo, did he catch up to you and "draft", or did...

Sooo, did he catch up to you and "draft", or did you pass him ?
Forum: Commuting
07-11-14, 06:23 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 119,763
Posted By martinus

https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

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Forum: Commuting
07-11-14, 06:21 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 119,763
Posted By martinus

https://scontent-a-iad.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/l...

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Forum: Commuting
07-11-14, 06:20 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 119,763
Posted By martinus

Nothing *cool*, just typical car parts ... ...

Nothing *cool*, just typical car parts ...

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Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-14, 11:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,000
Posted By martinus

This.

This.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-14, 11:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,768
Posted By martinus

Is this a serious question ? No space on...

Is this a serious question ?

No space on carbon frames between seat tube and rear wheel.

Surly has issues with "operator error" on steel frames ... imagine its the same with carbon and a green...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-14, 11:36 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,894
Posted By martinus

Yesterday on rolling terrain next to freeway,...

Yesterday on rolling terrain next to freeway, with a tailwind : 43.8 mph.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-14, 06:21 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,177
Posted By martinus

I recommend this cap; you never know, maybe it...

I recommend this cap; you never know, maybe it will help with your waist band fit issues ...

http://www.velophile.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/sku_201_HTFU_Black_White_RS_Cotton_lg-cropped.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-14, 11:17 AM
Replies: 26,589
Views: 16,394,001
Posted By martinus

Is that a, disc wheel in the front ??? : o)

Is that a, disc wheel in the front ??? : o)
Forum: Commuting
07-03-14, 10:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,050
Posted By martinus

Never said "fights"... Who said fights ? But as...

Never said "fights"... Who said fights ? But as long as we are on the subject... the only thing even close to a fight, is when some red-neck "rolled coal" on a small group ride, which led to various...
Forum: Commuting
07-03-14, 10:33 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 21,808
Posted By martinus

Bike Snob's Guide to Locking Your Bike |...

Bike Snob's Guide to Locking Your Bike | Bicycling Magazine (http://www.bicycling.com/news/featured-stories/ties-bind)
Forum: Commuting
07-03-14, 10:11 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 21,808
Posted By martinus

When shopping for : Bikes, Light = better ...

When shopping for :

Bikes, Light = better

Locks, Heavy = better

"You get what you pay for" still applies to everything ! Any questions ?

... and don't "lock-up" in the same spot every...
Forum: Commuting
07-03-14, 09:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,050
Posted By martinus

How many "run-ins" do you have on your commute ?

Looking for a number, but elabarate if you like ...

I have 0 on my 5 mi. commute to work, ( close to large state univ. ) but the few times I ride the 13 mi. to the gf's place ( in the suburbs )...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-14, 01:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 18,016
Posted By martinus

You'll change cleats before spin class, then...

You'll change cleats before spin class, then again before a road ride ???
I wonder what will wear out first ... the bolts, the shoes, the wrench, your patience for not puting the cleats in the same...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-14, 12:49 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 19,868
Posted By martinus

Do eet ... ...

Do eet ...

http://www.city-data.com/forum/attachments/fashion-beauty/120945d1384529239-wearing-hat-backwards-tan-line.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-14, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3,380
Views: 442,176
Posted By martinus

Now, thats HOT... just needs proper dt...

Now, thats HOT... just needs proper dt adaptershttp://s.wiggle.co.uk/images/pair-sti-cable-stops-med.jpg?w=350&h=350&a=7
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-14, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3,380
Views: 442,176
Posted By martinus

Meh...

Meh...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-14, 07:21 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpf1/t1.0-9/1512411_10152473185902162_3990615802905638526_n.jpg

Wrong shade ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-14, 09:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,970
Posted By martinus

If by *good*, you guys mean worse (notchy-er)...

If by *good*, you guys mean worse (notchy-er) then the "old" sora with the thumb shifters, then yes.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-14, 09:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,970
Posted By martinus

Pass ...

Pass ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-14, 08:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,087
Posted By martinus

OK, why the need for 5 fuji carbon road bikes ?

OK, why the need for 5 fuji carbon road bikes ?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-14, 08:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,087
Posted By martinus

Let's get tropical. ...

Let's get tropical.

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Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-14, 08:37 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,283
Posted By martinus

Yup.

Yup.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-14, 08:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,885
Posted By martinus

I belive spec is playing catch-up, with...

I belive spec is playing catch-up, with salsa/surly ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-14, 05:46 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,661
Posted By martinus

Customers ... atleast you changed your tune,...

Customers ... atleast you changed your tune, about co-mo covering this with their warr (against mfg defects) ... bike gallery must be doing well ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 09:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,661
Posted By martinus

QUOTE=shelbyfv;16828508]This is an excellent...

QUOTE=shelbyfv;16828508]This is an excellent resolution for you and you've certainly found a shop worth patronizing. Paying for the repair of the collateral damage is way beyond what most would...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 08:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,661
Posted By martinus

Meh. Happened to me once, loose chainring bolt,...

Meh. Happened to me once, loose chainring bolt, (may have already fallen out) stoped at red light... went to push off and pedal, bam! potatochip chainring. Missing/loose bolt must have lined up, just...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 09:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,460
Posted By martinus

Those are all $h1t... make your own out of a blow...

Those are all $h1t... make your own out of a blow "***", and an "air tank" gauge, and a reg sharger "chuck"... with the more "industial" SV to PV adapter ...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 07:54 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,949
Posted By martinus

Automotive window tint ... you pick the %.

Automotive window tint ... you pick the %.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,227
Posted By martinus

Any Sidi in a "mega" verson ?

Any Sidi in a "mega" verson ?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 07:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,949
Posted By martinus

What like this : Pinarello cracks down on...

What like this : Pinarello cracks down on 'Chinarello' counterfeiters - BikeRadar (http://www.bikeradar.com/road/news/article/pinarello-cracks-down-on-chinarello-counterfeiters-41072/)
...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 11:48 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

I like it ... with some changes : ...

I like it ... with some changes :

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Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 11:25 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

What about the trek at the top of the page ?

What about the trek at the top of the page ?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 11:20 AM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,683,193
Posted By martinus

Well "staged" ...

Well "staged" ...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 06:46 AM
Replies: 3,380
Views: 442,176
Posted By martinus

They look like those shimano click'r (platform on...

They look like those shimano click'r (platform on one side, & mtn spd on the other), but why even mention it, he said he likes them and they are gonna stay.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-14, 10:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,352
Posted By martinus

Good, question...

Good, question...
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