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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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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...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
April 13th 05 01:14 PM
by (Pete Cresswell) Go to last post
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Galfer Disc: Anybody bought one recently? by (Pete Cresswell)
I got one about a year ago. Liked it so much that I ordered two more when I toasted the disc on another bike. But the two that just arrived look different...
February 27th 05 09:00 PM
by (Pete Cresswell) 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...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
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...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
January 12th 05 11:18 PM
by bri719 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
9 1,100
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
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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 1,445
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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Colder Weather: Harder To Ride? by (Pete Cresswell)
Is it just me? I definately get out of breath sooner when it's 40-ish than when it's 60-ish. Doesn't seem logical. Seems like the cooler air should have...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
December 31st 03 04:21 AM
by KLydesdale 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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