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Chain Wax by John B Slocomb
I am in the process of cleaning the junk out of my shop and came across my old chain waxing stuff. I used an "electric fry pan", a cheap Chinese made electric...
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November 6th 16 02:27 AM
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Take a ride around Wrigley Field by [email protected]
Cubs win we have been waiting now we can ride by the park. Deacon mark
November 5th 16 02:15 AM
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autumn cycling in Wisconsin by AMuzi
http://www.channel3000.com/news/bicyclist-attacked-by-4-men-on-bike-path-police-say/42248888 -- Andrew Muzi www.yellowjersey.org/ Open every day since...
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November 5th 16 12:47 AM
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Good Rear Disc Hub by jbeattie
What would you recommend for a rear disc hub, 135mm, that is robust, reasonably light and not ridiculously expensive. I've been going cheap with M525s and...
November 4th 16 10:49 PM
by David Scheidt Go to last post
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Warp speed in the dark by Andre Jute[_2_]
Don't try this at home, boys: http://hub.chainreactioncycles.com/latest-news/elliott-heap-rides-warp-speed-dark/ Andre Jute Conduit
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November 3rd 16 01:56 PM
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Torker by Doug Landau
Are torker bikes any good? Looking for a winter commuter. http://reno.craigslist.org/bik/5824952260.html
October 30th 16 12:15 AM
by Doug Landau Go to last post
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Cycling infrastructure in Ottawa by Andrew Chaplin
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/oconnor-bike-lane-hit-1.3821298 I have ridden it three times: twice south and once north. I won't bother with it again,...
October 29th 16 09:04 PM
by W. Wesley Groleau Go to last post
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Stiff front shifter. by Benderthe.evilrobot
The new build is ready enough to use it if I had to. The rear shifter works OK, but the best I could do with the front is oil the pivot pins and hope for the...
October 29th 16 07:06 PM
by Benderthe.evilrobot Go to last post
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Gluele4ss tire patches by John B.[_6_]
Has anyone had success with the glue less tire patches? The ones where you just sandpaper the tube and stick the patch on without any tire cement. I seem to...
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October 29th 16 07:04 PM
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Risk Management: WWIII vs Climate Change by DougC
On 10/25/2016 11:26 AM, Frank Krygowski wrote: On 10/24/2016 8:05 PM, DougC wrote: On 10/24/2016 4:19 PM, sms wrote: There are no scientists that...
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October 28th 16 11:39 PM
by Frank Krygowski[_4_] Go to last post
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Alternatives to handlebar tape? by Joerg[_2_]
Just renewed the handlebar tape on my road bike. Again. My sweat doesn't seem to be compatible with it and also it tears whenever I scrape a bush or...
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October 26th 16 02:16 AM
by Ralph Barone[_4_] Go to last post
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Greasing Bowden cables. by Benderthe.evilrobot
Had mixed results using a screw-piston type cable oiler to pump grease into motorcycle cables - the grease is too sticky in most cases. Just tried it with a...
October 25th 16 07:51 PM
by Benderthe.evilrobot Go to last post
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New bike lock by somebody[_2_]
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/oct/21/bike-lock-developed-that-makes-thieves-immediately-vomit A man approaches a bicycle, handheld electric...
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October 25th 16 06:01 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tubing Grades by [email protected]
I was of the opinion that Thron tubing was one of the lower grades. But recently I read an old article that had tests of all of the Columbus tube in frames...
October 24th 16 06:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Google self driving bicycle by Jeff Liebermann
https://www.youtube.com/embed/LSZPNwZex9s -- Jeff Liebermann 150 Felker St #D http://www.LearnByDestroying.com Santa Cruz CA 95060...
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October 24th 16 02:36 PM
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Crank Length by John B.[_6_]
I have always considered crank length to be something meaningless depending, of course, on not being extreme. For example, I have ridden with 170mm cranks on...
October 23rd 16 08:26 AM
by John B.[_6_] Go to last post
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Brake lever stop screws. by Benderthe.evilrobot
Most brake levers I've seen, seem to have a stop screw to limit travel when you release the lever. It doesn't seem to me that they serve any useful purpose,...
October 22nd 16 10:13 PM
by Benderthe.evilrobot Go to last post
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Traffic laws apply to everyone by Andy K
Today I saw a group of 5 cyclists ride right thru a red light while cars were stopped at the light. I wonder if they realize that traffic laws apply to them...
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October 22nd 16 06:15 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Wheels by John B.[_6_]
I had always assumed that lighter wheels were faster but I have been reading recently that wheel weight, in the amounts usually encountered in bicycle wheels...
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October 20th 16 02:58 PM
by Frank Krygowski[_4_] Go to last post
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Opinions? by [email protected]
I usually buy Italian bikes but while talking to a guy he suggested a Peugeot Dolomites as a modern French racing bike. Has anyone ever ridden one of these...
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October 20th 16 01:10 AM
by Andre Jute[_2_] Go to last post
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