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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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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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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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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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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: What Are The Downsides? by (Pete Cresswell)
Been riding one for about six months now. I'm assuming that they aren't much of a presence in unsponsered racing because I seldom see/hear mention of...
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January 13th 05 03:40 AM
by Slacker Go to last post
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Riding Pants For 40-ish Weather? by (Pete Cresswell)
I suspect I've been drinking too much coffee.....again... But this has been bugging me for several days now so here goes... When I ride in 40-50 degree...
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January 12th 05 11:18 PM
by bri719 Go to last post
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Bar Ends: Flush or slightly inset? by (Pete Cresswell)
I think I've figured out how wide I want my bars and right now there's about 1.5" of bar sticking out from each bar end. I'm going to trim the bars with a...
November 12th 04 05:15 AM
by Mark Hickey Go to last post
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After mowing trail w/thorns? by (Pete Cresswell)
I rented a sickle-bar mower for the weekend and did a six-foot swath through chest-high brush along about five miles of old railroad bed. Some stretches were...
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October 30th 04 12:23 AM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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Maverick MonoLink Assembly? by (Pete Cresswell)
(oops! I just posted this to rec.bicycles.tech by mistake... so this will effectively be a...
August 13th 04 01:24 AM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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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
7 1,458
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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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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