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"torque wrench" pump/compressor by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
Just out of curiosity, is there a "torque wrench" pump or compressor? I.e., you would screw on the presta valve, set the gizmo to e.g. 35psi, engage it, and...
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October 13th 18 04:02 AM
by John B. Slocomb Go to last post
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MTB 29*2.20 65 PSI by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
Today I had the first flat tire with the 29*2.20 MTB. This presta valve stuff is obviously alien to me at this point, but I managed to make it full again. 1)...
October 12th 18 10:10 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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Perry England coaster brake by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
Today there was a "V" 635 rear rim and I saw instantly it wasn't the familiar Torpedo or the unusual Swedish Novo. What it was, was...
October 12th 18 07:27 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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small plastic washers on wires by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
On my racer, there is a wire under the top tube. On this wire hangs three very small plastic washers. Unless someone forgot to remove them, the only thing I...
October 12th 18 04:05 AM
by James[_8_] Go to last post
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A new variety of a**holeship by Frank Krygowski[_4_]
Just returned from driving home at night. On a two lane country road, we passed a bicyclist riding in the same direction. He had no taillight and no rear...
October 11th 18 10:16 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Continental Ultra Sport tires by Theodore Heise[_2_]
Hi all, I've used mostly Continental tires for over 20 years and nearly 100K miles of road riding. Recently I got a half dozen Ultra Sports (700c x 25),...
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October 10th 18 03:22 PM
by Theodore Heise[_2_] Go to last post
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Another crash. by Doug Landau
FUKIN **** 2nd crash in 3 years. 2nd crash in 23 years. And I was having such a great ride, too. And a great day. 22 miles into a 50 mile...
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October 10th 18 02:20 AM
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Scott Scale 960 commuter/utility by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
When I went to the bike shop the other day and asked for a kickstand, all guys laughed long and loud and said no one EVER wants a kickstand for this kind of...
October 9th 18 07:40 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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Charging di2 batteries with dc power source by ixiz
Is it possible to charge an internal Di2 battery using a etube spliced to a dc battery charger with the correct dc voltage. Like to have a charged internal...
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October 9th 18 02:39 AM
by Jeff Liebermann Go to last post
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Duomatic rims by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
I have seen a lot of Torpedo Duomatic rims that are "untrued" (?) beyond repair, often with three of four spokes broke. I take it is the same material (rim,...
October 8th 18 09:43 PM
by AMuzi Go to last post
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Ghost Shifting by jbeattie
O.K., reality check. I was riding in with my son this morning, and he had a sudden attack of ghost shifting or skipping of some sort. I was watching his rear...
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October 8th 18 09:10 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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animal attack on cyclists by AMuzi
Flying deer: https://nypost.com/2018/10/07/the-terrifying-moment-a-deer-hit-by-car-flew-toward-cyclists/ -- Andrew Muzi www.yellowjersey.org/ Open...
October 8th 18 07:24 PM
by Andy Go to last post
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Min. TH = 1.5 by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
I found "Min. TH = 1.5" on the disc brake rotor. Does this mean I should replace it when it gets below that, i.e. below 1.5mm? According to the calipers, it...
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October 8th 18 03:08 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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more odd British cycling news by AMuzi
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6249485/Cyclist-wearing-hi-viz-jacket-shoots-27-year-old-streets-Liverpool.html https://www.rt.com/uk/440581-cyclist-t...
October 8th 18 01:40 AM
by AMuzi Go to last post
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carbon bike saddle by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
Today I rode my first ever carbon bike! It was/is the Merckx emx-1 with Ultegra components, rim brakes, and 23-622 tires. Yes, as expected quite a difference...
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October 7th 18 01:56 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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Chicago: Minus one cyclist by AMuzi
https://maggionews.com/1-man-killed-12-wounded-in-chicago-shootings-saturday/ -- Andrew Muzi www.yellowjersey.org/ Open every day since 1 April, 1971
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October 6th 18 11:48 PM
by Radey Shouman Go to last post
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Strict liability by Frank Krygowski[_4_]
Strict Liability in Cycling Laws: https://lawdigitalcommons.bc.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2176&context=ealr Any comments from lawyers? -- - Frank...
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October 6th 18 11:44 PM
by John B. Slocomb Go to last post
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23-622 by Emanuel Berg[_2_]
I changed my mind. Tho I prefer 32s, there is nothing wrong in principle with 23s. -- underground experts united http://user.it.uu.se/~embe8573
October 6th 18 01:53 PM
by Emanuel Berg[_2_] Go to last post
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Nova cycles CrMo steel tubes. by James[_8_]
Both Columbus and Reynolds advertise the UTS and Ys of their steel tubing. For example, Reynolds 725 has UTS: 1080-1280 MPa. Columbus Niobium is UTS=1250...
October 5th 18 03:20 AM
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Dangerous potholes by Andre Jute[_2_]
I have often mentioned that our roads here in Ireland are not too good, and published photos of potholes of amazing size. Now a woman cyclist has been...
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October 4th 18 01:50 PM
by Andre Jute[_2_] Go to last post
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