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Forum: Foo
03-06-21, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 115
Posted By thook

man, drink some apple cider vinegar. makes...

man, drink some apple cider vinegar. makes recovery from such physical intensity much easier. helps get that sore sludgy feeling out
kind of you to consider the veg heads. kinda wished i lived...
Forum: Foo
03-05-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 231
Posted By thook

ha! i remember when i first saw the album cover...

ha! i remember when i first saw the album cover where the guitar is jabbing through angus' gut. kinda freaked my young mind out a bit. bon scott forever!
03-05-21, 04:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 525
Posted By thook

here in northwest arkansas, home of walmart corp...

here in northwest arkansas, home of walmart corp in bentonville, they have none here, either. at least not by anyone who has some social ethics
Forum: Foo
03-05-21, 12:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 445
Posted By thook

that's a lotta lawn for a push mower!

that's a lotta lawn for a push mower!
Forum: Foo
03-04-21, 10:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 605
Posted By thook

i've listened to this album over and over...

i've listened to this album over and over countless times growing up. such a masterpiece. i even quoted a line from this song in my high school year book

"then it was, and then it again it will...
02-25-21, 11:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 289
Posted By thook

super nice, man!! i have an old beat up...

super nice, man!! i have an old beat up one...blue...just like that. i was surprised myself at how much rubber will fit the frame. the plan is some knards i have.

look forward to seeing your...
Forum: Foo
02-22-21, 12:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By thook

i don't think there will ever be any bicycle (or...

i don't think there will ever be any bicycle (or anything else) that's truly green. it may be the best we can do is drastically reduce our disproportionate production and rampant consumerist...
02-21-21, 11:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 625
Posted By thook

https://weldingmagazine.com/can-you-weld-cast-alum...

https://weldingmagazine.com/can-you-weld-cast-aluminum/#:~:text=%20How%20To%20Prepare%20To%20Weld%20Cast%20Aluminum,or%20powered).%20After%20removing%20the%20grease%2C...%20More%20
Forum: Foo
02-21-21, 01:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 751
Posted By thook

people weren't really any smaller. just poor...

people weren't really any smaller. just poor building plans in some regards. my neighbor who'd been doing plumbing, electricity, carpentry, contracting, etc, etc came from ohio down to arkansas and...
02-17-21, 02:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By thook

yeah, i see what you mean? :foo:

yeah, i see what you mean? :foo:
Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 15,880
Views: 892,939
Posted By thook

ever the opportunist, he's following suit with a...

ever the opportunist, he's following suit with a pancake house...that's snowshoe friendly
02-10-21, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By thook

i second the cyclone mkII. it'd look right at...

i second the cyclone mkII. it'd look right at home on that. it works quite well, too
Forum: Foo
01-28-21, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2,685
Views: 155,768
Posted By thook

my kinda thread.....gong ...

my kinda thread.....gong


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiy5K81qvbg
01-28-21, 10:42 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By thook

if bikes could talk, it'd sound like merziac...

if bikes could talk, it'd sound like merziac <<intro narration>>>

that's kinda sad he quit. i mean, sorta. maybe it was something significant that changed his mind, or maybe it was merely fleeting...
01-28-21, 01:12 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By thook

but, the derailleur for it could double as a...

but, the derailleur for it could double as a kickstand!
01-28-21, 12:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By thook

i'm still blaming you for me wasting my time on...

i'm still blaming you for me wasting my time on that :)

oh, would you like some bisghetti?
01-27-21, 10:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By thook

i rode a bmx bike for a while after mom failed to...

i rode a bmx bike for a while after mom failed to shift to P in the carport. it was bent a bit worse than that. interesting riding, for sure

that's a really neat bike, though. i'd ride it down the...
01-27-21, 09:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,104
Posted By thook

hahaha.... and, the bit got dull

hahaha....

and, the bit got dull
01-27-21, 08:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,104
Posted By thook

a quickly abandoned attempt at drillium

a quickly abandoned attempt at drillium
01-27-21, 05:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 555
Posted By thook

dandy!! riv can be funny on their shipping and...

dandy!!
riv can be funny on their shipping and little items, as i've learned. i'll look at the others. :)
thanks, merziac!
01-27-21, 05:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 555
Posted By thook

lol....were my budget any different, it'd be an...

lol....were my budget any different, it'd be an easier persuasion. i can wait for caps to restock :)
01-27-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By thook

no fooling??? (as zappa would say) i've saved...

no fooling??? (as zappa would say) i've saved that image to a tab on my browser so i could obsess from time to time....lol. only a little, though (not really :) )

i've seen your purple one on...
01-27-21, 04:24 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By thook

merziac i never not get a little giddy over your...

merziac i never not get a little giddy over your merz herd. :)

here's a merz....from the web....with a triple.......
01-27-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By thook

i got some old kenda bear claws mtb tires(blue w/...

i got some old kenda bear claws mtb tires(blue w/ tan wall) and used an automotive upholstery protection/revitalizing spray that worked really well. brought the pliability back and stopped cracking...
01-26-21, 03:12 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,160
Posted By thook

it's just image. they certainly aren't practical...

it's just image. they certainly aren't practical unless you're camping/packing. even then, it's questionable...and awkward
01-26-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,325
Posted By thook

don't ya'll have some bike pRon to watch or...

don't ya'll have some bike pRon to watch or something? :popcorn
01-25-21, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 772
Posted By thook

hurry....somebody grab'em... polymorphself ...

hurry....somebody grab'em... polymorphself
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Gran-Compe-aero-brake-levers-Dia-Compe-hoods/202637086053?hash=item2f2e1c8d65:g:44wAAOSwi6JavfOk...
01-25-21, 08:32 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,527
Posted By thook

in any case, it sizzles!!

in any case, it sizzles!!
01-25-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By thook

problem solved!! i have an old alpine stars mtb...

problem solved!! i have an old alpine stars mtb and discovered it has just the pulley i need. now just gotta figured a way to attach it to the mongoose as it's threaded onto a boss as is....
01-24-21, 02:45 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 6,757
Posted By thook

"babs is your aunt" doesn't have quite the same...

"babs is your aunt" doesn't have quite the same ring to it, though

otoh, perhaps you've just started the nuovo classic antithetical expression; "babs is your aunt" = well, THAT's not gonna work at...
01-22-21, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2,465
Views: 824,480
Posted By thook

oh, yer bad....

oh, yer bad....
01-22-21, 11:33 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,543
Posted By thook

either an old shimano 60 or 600ex will do it and...

either an old shimano 60 or 600ex will do it and clear the stay. i have tried both in very similar circumstance. the 600ex is currently still in operation on a 39/36/24 half step on one of my gran...
01-20-21, 12:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,221
Posted By thook

does it make you wanna ...cut yer ear...

does it make you wanna ...cut yer ear off?.......haha...ha...ha

maybe there's lead in his paint.... :twitchy:
01-19-21, 09:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,050
Posted By thook

why couldn't a threadless headset be used? then...

why couldn't a threadless headset be used? then lock it down with a spacer or two, a threaded ring, and the top locknut? i don't know. maybe it wouldn't work or "look right" ...though i imagine it'd...
01-19-21, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By thook

are you sure the leather's rubbing the rails? my...

are you sure the leather's rubbing the rails? my b17 creeks, but it's just the metal nose underneath...i think....lol
01-19-21, 09:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,221
Posted By thook

without art, man/woman would forget life and...

without art, man/woman would forget life and rapidly whither. living but not alive :beer:
01-19-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 646
Posted By thook

a friend of mine had (he's deceased) over a...

a friend of mine had (he's deceased) over a hundred vintage bikes of all kinds and conditions piled around on his property....many of which he'd ridden often (at one time or another) and hard around...
01-19-21, 03:43 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,325
Posted By thook

leaning a bike can be more stable if one would...

leaning a bike can be more stable if one would carry a strap or rubber band and wrapping the front brake lever with it. a parking brake of sorts. rude.?...perhaps it depends on the environment. in...
01-19-21, 03:30 AM
Replies: 2,465
Views: 824,480
Posted By thook

that's really nice!! would you mind providing...

that's really nice!! would you mind providing some more photos....different views of your build? and, what handlebars are you using? compact of some kind, as it appears
01-19-21, 03:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,325
Posted By thook

haha....the only way i concern myself with weight...

haha....the only way i concern myself with weight is loading the bike onto the car roof rack. otherwise, yeah...chunko boy here. what can i say? i'm a good cook :)
01-19-21, 01:52 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,325
Posted By thook

i'd imagine some people do have an "image"...

i'd imagine some people do have an "image" related stigma to them. that's their problem, though

they can be a very practical convenience, but it's usually just as easy to prop the bike against...
01-15-21, 08:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,019
Posted By thook

pffth....i can't connect to the vintage site :/ ...

pffth....i can't connect to the vintage site :/

now, lotus i have heard of. just didn't know tsunoda was the maker. anyway, i had an elite at one time that i sold to pay for a cross check. had to...
01-15-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By thook

i'd read somewhere about using ammonia to free...

i'd read somewhere about using ammonia to free aluminum parts. better at attacking aluminum oxidation vs rust attackers since it's not actually rust. i've not tried it, yet
01-15-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,299
Posted By thook

just plasti-grip the whole thing ;)

just plasti-grip the whole thing ;)
01-15-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,299
Posted By thook

sure...i know what the height is. i just...

sure...i know what the height is. i just misunderstood mooney's initial post when he said tech's weren't "long" enough. i thought he was referencing the height of them when someone made the remark...
01-14-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,216
Posted By thook

i've got a b17 and two b72's. i'd used a couple...

i've got a b17 and two b72's. i'd used a couple of different highly recommended products on them in not too recent past. i wish now i hadn't because i can see what some others on the forum were...
01-14-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 670
Posted By thook

jesus on morning toast?

jesus on morning toast?
01-14-21, 11:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,904
Posted By thook

:D a couple of synapses managed to connect

:D a couple of synapses managed to connect
01-13-21, 08:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By thook

norco is a canadian manufacturer. there are some...

norco is a canadian manufacturer. there are some BF members in canada who'd probably know something more specific as to the model

in any case, what you have, judging by the components, would be...
01-13-21, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By thook

RT?! as in obbie'ray unes'tay?

RT?! as in obbie'ray unes'tay?
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