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02-02-23, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 154
Posted By fooferdoggie

I just upgraded to these and they are great...

I just upgraded to these and they are great compared to the marathons. wife is so much happier with them.
02-02-23, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 113
Posted By fooferdoggie

tighten the valve stem till it does not leak this...

tighten the valve stem till it does not leak this has been an issue with me. once its tight enough I don't get leaks. I have had the nut come lose too.
02-01-23, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By fooferdoggie

when they feel mushy or don't work as well after...

when they feel mushy or don't work as well after cleaning them. or in one case when my bike fell over.
02-01-23, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 174
Posted By fooferdoggie

I have heard more complaints about the shimano...

I have heard more complaints about the shimano motors then the other two main guys lack of support and parts and failures.
https://electricbikereview.com/forums/forum/shimano/
02-01-23, 04:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 418
Posted By fooferdoggie

I use the california tools compressors at work....

I use the california tools compressors at work. had a few issues with them. so for home I got this makita its really quiet and built better. amazon has had it on sale for 155. I got it locally for...
02-01-23, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 174
Posted By fooferdoggie

going from a bosch second gen performance speed...

going from a bosch second gen performance speed to the 4th gen speed day to day use has not added a huge amount to the experience. I can climb faster especially on steep hills. . like the second gen...
01-30-23, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 993,666
Posted By fooferdoggie

dumped the stock tires on my trek they really...

dumped the stock tires on my trek they really sucked. went tubeless Schwalbe G-One Speed 2" so much more zip and I tend to go about 3mph faster and get several more miles of range. Plus they are move...
01-30-23, 06:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 505
Posted By fooferdoggie

believe me with Siri we are already there. it...

believe me with Siri we are already there. it happens way to often.
Forum: Commuting
01-30-23, 03:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By fooferdoggie

the problem is any filter good enough to remove...

the problem is any filter good enough to remove anything but dust is going to put a strain on your breathing through it and exercising.
01-30-23, 11:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 505
Posted By fooferdoggie

Yes homekit has it built in on my iphone. its not...

Yes homekit has it built in on my iphone. its not perfect but it works. I had a different setup that I found really reliable but it started having issues with the hub. you can also use siri to unlock...
01-30-23, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,376
Views: 505,521
Posted By fooferdoggie

its a seat post for our grandkids trailer. my...

its a seat post for our grandkids trailer. my wife has a suspension seat post and to use the trailer we would have to put a regular one on. otherwise the trailer and soon a tag along bike would hit...
01-30-23, 09:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 505
Posted By fooferdoggie

why mine all unlock and lights and heat turn on...

why mine all unlock and lights and heat turn on when I arrive home. same when I leave all does it in reverse no need for a button.
01-29-23, 06:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 558
Posted By fooferdoggie

we were going slow doing a sharp turn by a curb...

we were going slow doing a sharp turn by a curb on our tandem new to it when a dog broke out of the fence and ran at is. I turned left away handbrakes but my blind wife leaned right and we fell over....
01-29-23, 06:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 558
Posted By fooferdoggie

I ran over one that thought he could get between...

I ran over one that thought he could get between the wheels mini speed bump but he disappeared into the weeds before I stopped.
01-29-23, 05:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By fooferdoggie

those long round spoke reflects give a large...

those long round spoke reflects give a large angle refection,
01-29-23, 04:13 PM
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Views: 505,521
Posted By fooferdoggie

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01-29-23, 12:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 505
Posted By fooferdoggie

I looked it up. I wonder if it would work for my...

I looked it up. I wonder if it would work for my commercial door? I think the frequencies are different.
01-29-23, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 505
Posted By fooferdoggie

thats cool. I have a cheap one that I...

thats cool. I have a cheap one that I waterproofed with some electrical sealant and stuck it on my frame. this one is cleaner for sure. but I bet costs far more too.
01-28-23, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

they are standard rims. it seems I have it...

they are standard rims. it seems I have it though. what they need is a curved one way washer before the nut. the Stans valve went a month before loosening I never lost air the whole time. its not...
01-28-23, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 231
Posted By fooferdoggie

the Garmin is pretty accurate as long as your...

the Garmin is pretty accurate as long as your moving. but its a little slow. the Karoo is really fast but its 3 degrees off. in the summer you are more likely to get the pavement temps. when it was...
01-27-23, 09:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By fooferdoggie

most kits are bought on amazon and such or from...

most kits are bought on amazon and such or from china.
01-27-23, 09:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

sorry my typing is so bad and apple is terrible...

sorry my typing is so bad and apple is terrible about replacing words. ya good idea on pushing down instead of working so hard to tighten the nut. though with my wimpy hands I may be stuck using...
01-27-23, 08:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 412
Posted By fooferdoggie

that would be pretty hard to really show what you...

that would be pretty hard to really show what you bought as most would not have a clue about them.
01-27-23, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

I use pairs to tighten them. not sure how tight...

I use pairs to tighten them. not sure how tight they needed to be really. I made them pretty snug.
01-27-23, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

I thin k it is worse on the muc-off as the face...

I thin k it is worse on the muc-off as the face of the nut is hollow for a o ring. the blue locktite is easy but a easier way it to just use another nut and tighten them together, but I find if the...
Forum: For Sale
01-27-23, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By fooferdoggie

your right portland or 97214 I checked for...

your right portland or 97214
I checked for another fellow on shipping to NY it was so bad 11 pounds was 110.00 usps or ups. I have only shipped things flat rate. even if I out them in a smaller box...
01-27-23, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

so why do the nuts come loose? maybe all the...

so why do the nuts come loose? maybe all the temp- swings?
01-25-23, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By fooferdoggie

Locktite on tubeless valve stems?

my first wheel I used a Stans value and really tightened it down after a ride or it has not lost air in am month. the second wheel I used muc-off valve as I was told the Stans can pull through. it...
01-24-23, 08:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 401
Posted By fooferdoggie

if they don't give you one of these get one it...

if they don't give you one of these get one it does wonders. cold therapy. I used 17ox pop bottles.
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01-22-23, 03:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,262
Posted By fooferdoggie

this is wear I really like my Garmin radar. it...

this is wear I really like my Garmin radar. it will let me know its clear s oI can get over. I don't have to constantly look in the mirror.
01-22-23, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By fooferdoggie

try another one there are good and bad shops. too...

try another one there are good and bad shops. too badI just went in yesterday or I would ask. I have a good mechanic that would give me the info.
01-22-23, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By fooferdoggie

maybe its a bit different on different frames....

maybe its a bit different on different frames. why not contact a trek dealer?
01-22-23, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By fooferdoggie

maybe its a bit different on different frames....

maybe its a bit different on different frames. why not contact a trek dealer?
Forum: Commuting
01-22-23, 11:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,209
Posted By fooferdoggie

I kept wearing out pants from commuting....

I kept wearing out pants from commuting. carhartts don't last more then a thousand miles now. so I bought some chrome pants for my work pants expensive but so far working well. but they are not good...
01-22-23, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 232
Posted By fooferdoggie

try this. ...

try this.

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01-21-23, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,560
Views: 186,804
Posted By fooferdoggie

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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01-21-23, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,560
Views: 186,804
Posted By fooferdoggie

nothing like a grade school next to a boneyard. I...

nothing like a grade school next to a boneyard. I mean they even have cold beers

...
01-21-23, 09:42 PM
Replies: 1,560
Views: 186,804
Posted By fooferdoggie

cold beers. ...

cold beers.

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01-20-23, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By fooferdoggie

If you stay in the cadence zone your motor is...

If you stay in the cadence zone your motor is designed for your motor will run at peak efficiency. its not dependent on your bike speed only your peddling speed. hub motor is only going to be the...
Forum: For Sale
01-20-23, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By fooferdoggie

Schwalbe - Marathon Plus 700x38 5 quantity.

I have two brand new tires and 3 with at most maybe 1/4 seat and one at most 1/2 wear. but measuring the tree it seems less. I think they have about 2000 miles them. I tend to get about 8000 miles...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-23, 07:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 795
Posted By fooferdoggie

the biggest problem is PSI. lower psi tires say...

the biggest problem is PSI. lower psi tires say below 50 psi the sealants can work. but at 70 PSI it was more miss then hit once in awhile it would work. I Tried several of them. but the higher psi...
Forum: Commuting
01-19-23, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1,577
Views: 296,355
Posted By fooferdoggie

they don't call me Hawkeye for nothing.

they don't call me Hawkeye for nothing.
01-19-23, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By fooferdoggie

We finally dumped the marathon tire rides hard...

We finally dumped the marathon tire rides hard and they are slow but they do prevent flats. we went tubeless and this guy is a great tire compared to the marathon. . Schwalbe Marathon Almotion
01-19-23, 12:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By fooferdoggie

ok thats what I thought. but I wanted to make...

ok thats what I thought. but I wanted to make sure.
01-19-23, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By fooferdoggie

did you cut the bent end of the wire off? the...

did you cut the bent end of the wire off? the wire its self has to slide through or it would not shift. but that bend may be too much. or are you talking housing?
Forum: Commuting
01-19-23, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1,577
Views: 296,355
Posted By fooferdoggie

found a cricket phone in the middle of the road....

found a cricket phone in the middle of the road. I thought it had been run over but then stopped and checked and nope. wasted my time going to a cricket store they could not help. so I put it on the...
01-17-23, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 381
Posted By fooferdoggie

not sure why but both my e bikes with a bosch...

not sure why but both my e bikes with a bosch motor can be a harsh ride. my bulls I out a good fox commuter fork on it but even with the best suspension seat post the marathon ties at 70 psi that...
01-17-23, 09:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 381
Posted By fooferdoggie

I love how people buy this fat tire bikes then...

I love how people buy this fat tire bikes then need suspension seat posts and seats to be able to handle them. I got a kick out of this guy get a full suspension folder direct from china brags about...
01-16-23, 08:37 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,420
Posted By fooferdoggie

We have a lot of shops here a good one 6 blocks...

We have a lot of shops here a good one 6 blocks from my shop. the nI went tubeless I found the right size dt-swiss tape and muc-off stems. but no tires. doing my second bike again not the right tires...
01-16-23, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 242
Posted By fooferdoggie

the problem with slime and most sealants is...

the problem with slime and most sealants is higher psi. they work at around 50 psi or lower pretty well. above that its pretty random if it will work.
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