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TUCSON NEWS by [email protected]
https://news.azpm.org/p/news-spots/2015/11/19/76619-can-tucson-pedal-its-way-to-best-bicycling-city-honors/?google_editors_picks=true http://forecast.weather.g...
November 22nd 15 07:58 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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R. Derailer idler pullies by John B.[_3_]
I spent some time cleaned and lubed a 105 rear derailer that I'll probably use in the new(old) bike. I noticed that the idler pulleys are extremely loose and...
November 22nd 15 12:19 PM
by John B.[_3_] Go to last post
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High Beam/Low Beam Spot/Flood Bicycle Lights by sms
There have been many debates on r.b.t. regarding bicycle lights and beam shapes. For those of us whose rides combine both unlit trails or multi-use paths,...
November 22nd 15 03:14 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tire testing by [email protected]
On Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 9:01:15 AM UTC-8, Frank Krygowski wrote: ...
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November 22nd 15 12:38 AM
by Clive George Go to last post
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1980s Deer Head deore - GS-500? by Sir Ridesalot
Just wondering how the Shimano GS-500 stuff compares to the 1980s Deer head Deore? Better, same, lesser quality? Cog capability? Thanks and cheers
November 21st 15 11:05 PM
by Sir Ridesalot Go to last post
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For Jay: Portland and Bicycles Mentioned on Modern Family by sms
Clai "The flight back from Portland was rough. The overheads were packed with foldable bikes and I was sitting next to a guy using a typewriter."
November 20th 15 10:23 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Wheel Fanatyk’s Tensiometer by Tosspot[_3_]
http://www.wheelfanatyk.com/blog/wheel-fanatyks-tensiometer/ I'm tempted. Currently using a TM-1, and the variability on consecutive readings is starting to...
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November 20th 15 06:25 AM
by Tosspot[_3_] Go to last post
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Duracell Durabeam Ultra 1300, $18.99 at Costco. by sms
For an inexpensive, high-power light, Costco has the Duracell Durabeam Ultra for $18.99. Pair this with a Twofish Cycleblock, or other handlebar mount for C...
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November 20th 15 01:58 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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Why no fenders, lights etcetera on bicycles from factory? by Sir Ridesalot
Just found the article that explains why many bicycles don't have eylets, fenders, lights or room for wider tires than 25mm. It's on page 60 in the April 1982...
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November 19th 15 11:33 AM
by John B.[_3_] Go to last post
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Some Old Tech ideas that seem weird by Sir Ridesalot
Whilst looking through some 1981 and 1982 BICYCLING magazines I came across some ads for some what i thought of as weird stuff. One was for an adjustable drop...
November 19th 15 02:03 AM
by James[_8_] Go to last post
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Old BIANCHI Rebuild by Sir Ridesalot
A friend gave me this old BIANCHI road bike frame. I rebuilt it with Shimano Adamas AX front and rear deraillers, Shimano ratchet downtube ****ers, Tiagra...
November 19th 15 12:02 AM
by John B.[_3_] Go to last post
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Carbon fiber saddles by John B.[_6_]
I've seen a number of different designs of all carbon fiber saddles - no cover or padding, just carbon fiber. Has anyone tried one of these as a saddle on a...
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November 18th 15 11:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Rear Wheel Alignment by John B.[_6_]
The new(old) bike frame that I am slowly rebuilding into a light road bike, has horizontal, the opening facing forward, frame ends on the rear triangle, as did...
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November 18th 15 11:47 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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The Google Express Bikeway at Night by sms
Last night I took a different route home. A little out of the way but more pleasant. In Mountain View, the Stevens Creek Trail is a very heavily used...
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November 18th 15 05:43 AM
by Frank Krygowski[_4_] Go to last post
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if you wanted maximum braking, where would you sit? by wle
if you could position your center of gravity anywhere, to ensure maximum braking power, where would it be? obviously over the front wheel is no good, you...
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November 18th 15 02:10 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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fenders/mud guards, hammers, and pincers by Emanuel Berg
I have learned that with a ball hammer, the thin side of a warrington hammer, and a hard surface, it is possible to hit damaged fenders/mud guards (?)...
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November 17th 15 01:39 PM
by AMuzi Go to last post
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Aliexpress 11.11 CCBL (Cheap Chinese Bicycle Light) Sale on November11th by sms
If you're looking for the finest in cheap Chinese bicycle lights (CCBLs), check out the 11.11 sale that many sellers on Aliexpress are having on November...
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November 17th 15 12:01 AM
by John B.[_3_] Go to last post
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The dinosaurs never existed by Ian Field
"Wise TibetanMonkey, Most Humble Philosopher" wrote in message ... ...
November 16th 15 05:54 PM
by Ian Field Go to last post
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Drop Pedal for Leg Length Discrepancy. by Joe Riel
A friend with a significant leg length discrepancy (due to fused ankle, etc.) uses a drop-pedal to compensate that her husband designed and had fabricated. It...
November 15th 15 01:02 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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The really slow tube leak? by mark cleary
Ok I am a competent mechanic change a flat right. I have this Bontrager ( no crap please it is just a tube) 700 18-23 tube I use for my road bike on Conti GP...
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November 15th 15 12:22 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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