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Rail Trail Management Issues -help by
The Victoria Rail Trail is an existing multi-use trail extending from Lindsay to Kinmount in Ontario, Canada. Our governing body, The City of Kawartha Lakes...
June 17th 05 10:39 PM
by G.T. Go to last post
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Easy question about technical clothing (overheating/overcooling) by
At the risk of sounding like an extreme newbie: Can someone please tell me the advantages of wearing "technical clothing" (polypro and moisture-wicking...
April 5th 05 08:07 AM
by Westie Go to last post
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Easy question about technical clothing (MORE THOUGHTS) by
First of all, thanks to all who replied to my note below. However, it seems, for the most part, that my initial question still hasn't been answered. Most of...
April 6th 05 11:42 AM
by dabac Go to last post
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Easy question about technical clothing (THANKS PENNY) by
Penny, Thanks for such a great reply. Unfortunately, I got it *after* I posted my "MORE THOUGHTS" post. I'm glad I found the resident expert. (Sorry about...
April 5th 05 04:52 PM
by small change Go to last post
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Buying a used bike...a few questions. by
Well this will be my first Mountain Bike in years and it will be my first serious mountain bike. I'm currently looking in the sub $1000cad level and most...
February 12th 04 12:31 PM
by gazzer Go to last post
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Easy question about technical clothing (Thanks Westie! :-) by
Hey, thanks Westie. This has been the most intelligent response so far. It makes sense, and (in my case) it may be that the skin-tight synths don't allow for...
April 5th 05 08:17 AM
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SKS Shockboard used on a Cannondale Lefty by
Has anyone experience clearance problems when mounting a SKS Shockboard on a Cannondale Jekyll Lefty. I installed the special Lefty adapter and mounted the...
October 22nd 03 01:49 AM
by Charles Beristain Go to last post
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Mavic 618's: CD vs ?? by (Pete Cresswell)
Got a Mavic 618 couple years back when I toasted a 517. Seems tb holding up ok. Now my other 517 wheel is on the way to wheel heaven - with the...
April 4th 05 06:20 PM
by JD Go to last post
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Phoenix: Does it cool off significantly in late afternoon? by (Pete Cresswell)
Somebody wants me to go out there when days are going tb high nineties, low hundreds. Not ridable for Yours Truly. I'm wondering if the rapid radiation...
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April 15th 05 03:53 PM
by Mark Hickey Go to last post
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Remote Lockout Front Shocks: Are we there yet? by (Pete Cresswell)
I've got a 'zoc Pro/Eta right now and I actually do find the sort-of lockout useful on long climbs. But there's a PITA factor in forgetting to unlock it at...
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April 13th 05 01:14 PM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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Really old bike, new v-brakes too far apart by (Pete Cresswell)
They're so far apart that the springs that separate pads from wheel can't do their job. Adjustment screws are maxed out. Utility/errand bike - no big...
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March 8th 05 09:30 AM
by Shaun aRe Go to last post
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Maverick Sus: Anybody else sheared off a bolt? by (Pete Cresswell)
6.4 miles walk home...Whew! We're talking the two bolts that connect the link to the rest of the frame - conical head and conical bolt on each. My reaction...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
December 13th 04 03:32 AM
by Becca: Where's your Daddy? Go to last post
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Marzocchi Pro w/ETA: Changing Oil? by (Pete Cresswell)
Not finding anything in the manual except an admonition to do it every x hours. Web site doesn't seem to have anything more. Am I missing...
September 12th 04 10:18 PM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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Cranks: A step up from TruVativ's Stylo? by (Pete Cresswell)
Per a thread I just initiated in ...Tech, I may or may not have toasted my drive-side crank. I'm also getting a "tick" sound from the other crank at about 2...
August 24th 04 04:42 AM
by Gman Go to last post
5 503
4mm screws that take 5mm Allen key? (thinly-disguised rant...) by (Pete Cresswell)
I'm setting up my new semi-custom FS. LBS said that Thompson's super-duper stem was the only one that fit the size/angle spec, so I said "OK". I'm putting...
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June 30th 04 03:56 AM
by Benjamin Weiner Go to last post
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Headset Compatability: Chris King vs ? by (Pete Cresswell)
I've already got Chris King. Getting another bike. Would like to have a headset such that I can swap forks between bikes in a pinch. Don't see a lot of...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
May 12th 04 03:15 AM
by D T W .../\\... Go to last post
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Frame Fit: Sit-Bones, KOPS, Saddle Setback, Stem Length by (Pete Cresswell)
I put this up on rec.bicycles.tech yesterday, but in retrospect it seems more MTB-specific because of the different style of...
April 21st 04 10:41 PM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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Fifth Element Air by (Pete Cresswell)
RE/ The question is whether this is true to a degree that justifies blowing $350.00. The cash is not an issue per se, but maybe it could be put to better...
March 4th 04 08:11 PM
by Doug Taylor Go to last post
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Double Amputee Rider? by (Pete Cresswell)
Somewhere here alt.mountain-bike or rec.bicycles.tech I read a thread with reference to somebody who was a double amputee who rode fairly seriously. There's a...
December 11th 03 09:05 PM
by Dave Salovesh Go to last post
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Romic: Seems to bob about same as Fox air? by (Pete Cresswell)
Am I missing something? Just replaced the Fox air shock on my Ellsworth Isis with a new Romic. Haven't really *ridden* it yet - but just noodling up and down...
July 21st 03 08:57 PM
by Alastair Maxwell Go to last post
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