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09-19-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 970
Posted By Philasteve

I think these pictures are better. I only had the...

I think these pictures are better. I only had the Surly decals on temporarily to see if I liked them. I removed them but left the head badge on.[/QUOTE]
Awesome bike, have fun on it. I took the...
09-14-21, 10:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 855
Posted By Philasteve

My Surly has so many scrapes and dents on it. If...

My Surly has so many scrapes and dents on it. If I had to replace the frame every time, I'd have like 15 of them.
09-10-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 965
Posted By Philasteve

You can try looking on mercari, sometimes they...

You can try looking on mercari, sometimes they have decent bicycle stuff on there. I always just use craigslist and FB groups though.
09-04-21, 02:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,694
Posted By Philasteve

Yeah, my buddy has been doing it full time on YT...

Yeah, my buddy has been doing it full time on YT since 2015, he started in like 2008. It's honestly no joke, the insane amount of ideas and work he's put into it gaining nothing for years. It can pay...
09-01-21, 05:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,694
Posted By Philasteve

I thought Tejano and Scrod were only the only...

I thought Tejano and Scrod were only the only high priests around these parts.
08-29-21, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By Philasteve

For $280 I'd pass on it. Just based on what I...

For $280 I'd pass on it. Just based on what I find around that price sometimes.
08-29-21, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By Philasteve

They're cool bikes for the price, and I would...

They're cool bikes for the price, and I would assume it's hard to get a new one online at the moment.
07-18-21, 07:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,487
Posted By Philasteve

Awesome, what color frame?

Awesome, what color frame?
06-30-21, 03:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,383
Posted By Philasteve

Closer to 5 pounds.

Closer to 5 pounds.
06-14-21, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By Philasteve

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No more open gap, NDS cup was on there super tight when I pulled it from the box....
06-08-21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By Philasteve

Thanks buddy, I appreciate the advice. I actually...

Thanks buddy, I appreciate the advice. I actually tried to get that IRD first but of course every size is in stock except for the one I need like you said lol. I did order the Tange, I'll take the...
06-08-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By Philasteve

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Not sure why they won't play nice together. Does anyone have a...
06-07-21, 06:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 948
Posted By Philasteve

NDS BB Gap

Bought a new Andel Track Crankset a long while ago with a Shimano BB, just installed it. Basically I can pick between a gap on either side, should I even try to remedy it or just leave it?...
05-29-21, 11:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By Philasteve

Chain stuff while riding is the worst. I snapped...

Chain stuff while riding is the worst. I snapped 1 and got my pant leg caught in 1, always scary.
05-29-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,523
Posted By Philasteve

Good tires are a must in my opinion.

Good tires are a must in my opinion.
03-17-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By Philasteve

I like Andels when it comes to not trying to...

I like Andels when it comes to not trying to spend a lot of money on a crankset but want something solid. I'm not sure what you mean by not getting enough out of what you're putting in. But have you...
11-17-20, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 909
Posted By Philasteve

I forget but before having 10 posts are you able...

I forget but before having 10 posts are you able to post links to image hosting sites?
10-31-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,149
Posted By Philasteve

Is that your bike? I like it, what year is that?

Is that your bike? I like it, what year is that?
10-11-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By Philasteve

If you want to do tricks the handlebars you want...

If you want to do tricks the handlebars you want is just 26"ish riser bars you don't really need different handlebars for each kind of trick. Also toe overlap with your foot hitting the front wheel...
10-09-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,345
Posted By Philasteve

I ended up grabbing the Lazer Blade, but that's...

I ended up grabbing the Lazer Blade, but that's another one I would have considered. Weirdly enough, it's not on their website anymore although you can still buy it. Not sure why but the helmets from...
10-09-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,345
Posted By Philasteve

Great minds think alike, I was able to snag a...

Great minds think alike, I was able to snag a camo Blade the night after I made this post. The shop I went to didn't have much in stock I guess due to the times, so I scoured the internet for hours...
10-09-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,345
Posted By Philasteve

No I don't think there's a helmet that can make...

No I don't think there's a helmet that can make you "look pretty" but I do know there's helmet's that make you look less goofy than others. Probably the worst advice anyone could give, thanks anyway.
10-08-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,470
Posted By Philasteve

Like everyone said, you definitely don't need a...

Like everyone said, you definitely don't need a whole new bike for hills. For me personally a hill would be the same on either bike given the gear ratio is the same on both.
10-07-20, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,345
Posted By Philasteve

Helmet, Help, Suggestions.

Is there any little guys out there with smaller heads who have found a helmet that doesn't make them look like Toad from Super Mario? I've never worn a helmet before, bought a Giro Cormick trying to...
10-01-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,110
Posted By Philasteve

I think the advice is about 9 years too late.

I think the advice is about 9 years too late.
09-28-20, 04:39 PM
09-28-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,604
Posted By Philasteve

When he say's the prices are fake I think he's...

When he say's the prices are fake I think he's referring to this. The sale price is just the normal price, and the list price is just made up it's not listed for that price anywhere.
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08-02-20, 04:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,230
Posted By Philasteve

Yeah, I'm pretty much the same height as you and...

Yeah, I'm pretty much the same height as you and ride a 53cm Surly SteamRoller, I'm using a 110mm stem and it seems fine, don't know what the WT comes with. But you might be built differently than...
07-30-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,199
Posted By Philasteve

I was using like 24" riser bars and switched to...

I was using like 24" riser bars and switched to these in 40cm like a year ago. And have been enjoying them a lot more, probably won't put riser bars back on for awhile....
10-26-19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Philasteve

Thanks guys all some pretty sweet ideas. I'm...

Thanks guys all some pretty sweet ideas. I'm going to take it for a ride in a secluded area and see what happens, if it doesn't loosen up I'll give some of those things a try seems like wedges is the...
10-26-19, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Philasteve

Stripped threads on NDS crank arm.

Like the title says, I need to remove this crank arm from a square taper BB. At this point is anything I can do short of destruction? Is removing the crank arm bolt and riding around with it a sure...
10-25-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,816
Posted By Philasteve

Want to check it out but PedalRoom literally...

Want to check it out but PedalRoom literally never works for me anymore.
10-24-19, 03:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,354
Posted By Philasteve

Are they still making the chrome versions? I...

Are they still making the chrome versions? I thought it was just purple this year, probably will be hard to find a new chrome one if it was the colorway a few years back.
10-11-19, 09:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,712
Posted By Philasteve

That's pretty light for a bike that costs 700...

That's pretty light for a bike that costs 700 bucks.
10-04-19, 08:59 PM
10-04-19, 08:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,130
Posted By Philasteve

Yeah I usually stop twice per tire and kinda rock...

Yeah I usually stop twice per tire and kinda rock the tire back and forth pushing it with my palms. Especially with bigger tires, I find they suck in more or whatever you want to call it when the...
09-30-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,856
Posted By Philasteve

Pretty bizarre statement for a company who used...

Pretty bizarre statement for a company who used to get such high praise around here. I never knew they had a problem with higher end cranksets on their frames, I would be pretty annoyed if I were you.
09-29-19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,405
Posted By Philasteve

If you get some flat bars with some rise you...

If you get some flat bars with some rise you probably won't need to raise the stem up more. I would at least try new bars out before getting a stem at the same time, these are easy swaps that only...
09-28-19, 09:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,712
Posted By Philasteve

One of the most important aspects of a new bike...

One of the most important aspects of a new bike that can completely ruin even the nicest bike. Is making sure that whatever you get fits your properly, use a fit calculator, take all of your...
09-28-19, 09:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,351
Posted By Philasteve

More old threads?

More old threads?
09-28-19, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By Philasteve

Yo are those any good? Or do people just use them...

Yo are those any good? Or do people just use them because the Miche cogs end up being a little cheaper?
09-28-19, 09:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By Philasteve

Yeah that's why I don't run a brakeless set up, a...

Yeah that's why I don't run a brakeless set up, a front brake is cheaper than new tires.
09-26-19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,712
Posted By Philasteve

Leader makes the best bikes in the world. With...

Leader makes the best bikes in the world. With that being said I'd get either an All City Big Block or a Surly Steamroller if you want to ride anywhere. I'm not sure if there's a Aventon Mataro like...
09-26-19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4,881
Views: 642,267
Posted By Philasteve

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/850x740/soma_zero_83fce6086c849ddf7e8909a49728b2f84403e325.jpg...
09-23-19, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,700
Posted By Philasteve

Technically people don't like zombie threads...

Technically people don't like zombie threads being resurrected but I guess you really have no choice.
09-21-19, 10:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,512
Posted By Philasteve

I doubt it, does it really ride that bad?

I doubt it, does it really ride that bad?
09-19-19, 09:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By Philasteve

What do you mean by more than one link on the...

What do you mean by more than one link on the chain? I used to always have my wheel pretty far back in the drop outs so I could put a bigger cog on if I needed to in the winter time, doing so by just...
09-18-19, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,427
Posted By Philasteve

I'm not even sure what a color code is. Or that...

I'm not even sure what a color code is. Or that they used them for bicycle's, if Cannondale doesn't know then I have a feeling no one will lol. But if they repainted this bike to your liking, contact...
09-16-19, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,070
Posted By Philasteve

I don't think crank arm length would change much....

I don't think crank arm length would change much. If its hard to start from a dead stop or hard to get up hills, just buy a bigger cog.
09-12-19, 11:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By Philasteve

I went through like 5 chains before I replaced my...

I went through like 5 chains before I replaced my cog and chainring. I'm not saying to do the same thing, but I feel like it answers the question of "Do you need to". And my drive chain wasn't overly...
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