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Long-reach dual-pivot brakes: Different mechanical ratios across different makes? by Mykal
Now comparing two makes of long-reach (57 mm) dual-pivot brake calipers, I notice the two have a differing geometry that may translate to...
August 12th 05 09:08 AM
by Luns Tee Go to last post
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Recommendation for 700c x 42-45 tire for light off-road (fire roads,light trail use) by SMS
I want a set of off-road tires for my Trek T100 tandem, for light trail and fire road use. It's a "cross" tandem, with 700c rims that I measured as 20mm wide,...
August 12th 05 06:26 AM
by A Muzi Go to last post
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Water in rims? by [email protected]
Hi, It's been raining a bit lately and my rims seem to be permanently full of water. Any suggestions on ways to get rims to empty after rides in the...
August 12th 05 06:19 AM
by Mike Jacoubowsky Go to last post
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New Realizations by [email protected]
I have changed my ways. I do not believe that "Fretting" occurs, it is all a lie. Square taper bottom brackets are far superior to anything on the market today...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
August 12th 05 02:25 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Knee Pain ...again by E Willson
I have been riding about ten miles a day for the last three years. I have not changed the setup on my bike for the last two years, and have had no problems...
August 12th 05 01:13 AM
by Mister2u Go to last post
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Keith Bontragers on 31.8 handlebars by Llatikcuf
Did anyone else see this? Sorry, it's kind of long. From: http://www.cyclingnews.com/tech.php?id=tech/2004/features/bontrager - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -...
August 12th 05 12:13 AM
by Llatikcuf Go to last post
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UPS Shipping Claim Help by [email protected]
This may be a bit off topic but I would appreciate anyone's help in dealing with UPS on a claim. About four weeks ago I shipped a bike that I sold to a buyer...
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August 11th 05 10:20 PM
by Jasper Janssen Go to last post
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Quality difference between HG50 and HG70 shimano cassettes by davy
All, any quality difference between HG50 and HG70 shimano cassettes for MTB application? There's a big difference in the price (~7 GBP). Price of...
August 11th 05 08:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Brooks Saddle Problem by Charles
I just purchased a new Brooks B17 Champion and have ridden it several hundred miles. I notice that, as it is breaking in, the depression on one side is much...
August 11th 05 06:10 PM
by Bob in CT Go to last post
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Stupid MTB vs. Road Bike frame sizing question by Mark Hickey
Bob wrote: Stupid question: In general, if you are building an MTB/rough surface bike where you will be sitting in a more upright...
August 11th 05 05:07 PM
by Duke Robillard Go to last post
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Small lange vs. large flange hubs by [email protected]
You are overlooking the rims. Todays rims are heat treated, heavier, mostly aero shaped. All make the rims & wheels stiffer. The older rims were soft and...
August 11th 05 02:57 PM
by Lee Go to last post
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Old School Manitou EFC's by db
Have recently bought a set of Manitou EFC's (96). My mate has a set and they are pretty good for there age. I have a yeti ultimate with an anodised red setup...
August 11th 05 01:31 PM
by db Go to last post
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Bike shop owners, wheel gurus: truing questions by Pat Lamb
John Schubert defended a previously reviewed bike in last month's "Adventure Cycling" against accusations it had poor wheels, and his defense raised some...
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August 11th 05 07:35 AM
by Blair P. Houghton Go to last post
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GPS Recommendations by Jason Settles
Does anyone use a GPS while cycling? I'm looking for recommendations/suggestions for usage. I would like something small that will upload/download to a...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
August 11th 05 05:34 AM
by Eric Go to last post
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"Strange" object attached to downtube by V-Mook
Check out: http://tinyurl.com/cd5pr What is that cylindrical object attached to the downtube of Bobet's bike? I've seen these in other pix from the 1950's...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
August 11th 05 04:18 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Dumb drivetrain questions by RonSonic
Is there any reason to not use a Shimano road cassette on an off-road drivetrain? Either 8 speed or 9 speed? The cassettes I see offered for mountain bikes...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
August 11th 05 02:00 AM
by Jasper Janssen Go to last post
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Riding glasses secret revealed by Bruce W.1
I always wear glasses while riding to keep bugs out of my eyes. If someone came up with a way to keep me from inhaling bugs then I'd be all set. The best...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 ... Last Page)
August 11th 05 01:57 AM
by Jasper Janssen Go to last post
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DIY chain guard? by [email protected]
throwing quotes into the mix is popular. a google phrase search soon evolves into a novel. amazing here i apply the well known quote-"exasperation is the...
August 11th 05 01:37 AM
by Bill Sornson Go to last post
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Crank Removal tool for later cranks ? by Sheldon Brown
A Bob wrote: For later model Stronglight cranks (i.e. 105, 99 ) and Japanese cranks such as S/R, Sugino, etc... do these all use the same puller (22mm) ...
August 11th 05 12:54 AM
by Sheldon Brown Go to last post
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Help: Loose Headset with Thomson Stem by C.H. Luu
Hi Guys: I'm having difficulty keeping my headset in the adjustment I had set it. I adjusted the headset where there is no banging within the head tube. ...
August 10th 05 11:38 PM
by Llatikcuf Go to last post
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