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Mafac cantilever straddle cables by Mark J.
Hi all, I'm renovating an ancient bike with 70's Mafac cantilever brakes. I just want to replace the cables*, and the straddle cables gave me a...
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August 8th 18 07:03 PM
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Some bicycling is really expensive for parts by Sir Ridesalot
I was looking at the Mountain Equipment Co-Op site for tires and a cassette for a 700C hybrid that I'm tuning up for a friend. Whilst on the site I saw 26"...
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August 8th 18 04:16 AM
by Frank Krygowski[_4_] Go to last post
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every bike a cargo bike by David Scheidt
https://www.facebook.com/KarmaViralTv/videos/837142936458426/ -- sig 111
August 7th 18 02:35 PM
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Making America into Amsterdam by Frank Krygowski[_4_]
Interesting article, with data, about how much the Dutch actually ride their...
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August 6th 18 09:13 PM
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Saddle sore solutions? by Joerg[_2_]
On Friday I talked to a woman who rides very little because the saddle causes her pain after a short time. Most likely this is a combination of factors, the...
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August 6th 18 08:58 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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WHY A WATERFORD BIKE IS A JOKE by Andre Jute[_2_]
WHY A WATERFORD BIKE IS A JOKE An investigation consequent on being hounded by American roadies by Andre Jute Last year when I was shopping for a low stepover...
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August 4th 18 11:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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In New York, if you escape the diseased needles, the bicycles willget you by Andre Jute[_2_]
"One needs to walk only a block or two in any direction in America’s largest metropolis to witness the borderline dystopian cesspool that New York City has...
August 4th 18 05:20 PM
by Andre Jute[_2_] Go to last post
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question about climbing by [email protected]
I live in the flatlands and not a great climber but pretty solid rider. I have done some climbs according to various categories that are 3 and 4 rated. I got...
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August 3rd 18 07:00 PM
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My Bike Path in the News by jbeattie
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018/07/26/portland-to-clean-up-disgusting-occupy-ice-camp-calling-it-biohazard.html That is one of my commute routes, which...
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August 2nd 18 12:47 AM
by Joerg[_2_] Go to last post
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public policy theory discovers bicycles by AMuzi
Section #114 he https://transportation.house.gov/uploadedfiles/section_by_section_.pdf Which is roughly the level of current motor vehicle tire tax, a...
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July 28th 18 01:08 AM
by Frank Krygowski[_4_] Go to last post
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drill/tap in frames by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
Are there any secrets to drilling holes in steel bike frames? I have a couple of discarded ones I can test on but I thought I'd ask anyway. Do you use normal...
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July 27th 18 12:20 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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Helmets in the News by jbeattie
http://www.iihs.org/iihs/news/desktopnews/new-tests-show-some-bike-helmets-protect-better-than-others There was even a story in the Oregonian in this...
July 26th 18 01:41 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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cycling in Houston by AMuzi
https://ktla.com/2018/07/20/doctor-for-former-president-george-h-w-bush-killed-in-bicycle-to-bicycle-shooting-in-houston/ No description of either bicycle nor...
July 23rd 18 01:00 PM
by Sepp Ruf Go to last post
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Montgomery Monty Young by AMuzi
A giant of our age. https://cyclingindustry.news/condor-founder-monty-young-passes-away-aged-88/ -- Andrew Muzi www.yellowjersey.org/ Open every day...
July 20th 18 04:29 PM
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dork communters by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
I must say I really dislike these "dork" commuters that I see from Monark, DBS, etc. They are the new iteration of the standard bike, and are solid...
July 20th 18 04:08 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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upside-down U-shaped aluminium/aluminum down and top tube by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
The other day I saw something new, a Monark bike, an aluminium frame only the tubes were oval. I thought, as this was an expensive black commuter bike with a...
July 20th 18 12:55 AM
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Marginal gains by James[_8_]
I have three generations of shoes at the moment. I just bought a new pair because the pair I was using have started to fall apart. I'm slowly ripping the...
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July 19th 18 09:32 PM
by Andre Jute[_2_] Go to last post
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Electic bikes from China by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
The EU will impose duties (27.5-83.6%) on electric bikes from China, starting Thursday. https://www.svt.se/svttext/tv/pages/133.html -- underground experts...
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July 19th 18 03:39 PM
by AMuzi Go to last post
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My Next Bike: Beating Peter Sagan by jbeattie
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJETokbfnNI He should have hooked her at the top! -- Jay Beattie.
July 19th 18 10:08 AM
by John B. Slocomb Go to last post
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29er "pedals easier" by [email protected]
I have a friend who just bought a new 29"-wheel Motobecane MTB and swears that, due to the larger-diameter wheels, it "pedals easier" than his old 26"-wheel...
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July 17th 18 08:47 PM
by Joerg[_2_] Go to last post
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