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Posted in thread: How to "center" tire on rim? on 08-07-2016 at 01:44 AM
If the tire's not centering, it's likely becuase the tube is stuck under the bead somewhere.
First, with only a few psi in the tire, push the stem all the way into the rim. Most people
mount their tir...
Posted in thread: Cycling Memes on 03-22-2016 at 01:36 PM
What -- nobody posted this one yet???
Posted in thread: How Hard Is It To Raise A Threadless Stem for a new guy on 12-22-2015 at 12:20 PM
Pro tip: Always use carbon fiber headset spacers. They make you faster. ;)But... I thought red
was the fastest color? Red carbon? :)
Posted in thread: hope you can help me out on 12-18-2015 at 06:58 PM
A bike shop might only charge $15-20 to true and tension the wheel. Then again, the front wheel
is probably in similar condition. Now you're up to the cost of the bike ($30-40.) Oops, one of
Posted in thread: A new speed record on 09-24-2015 at 07:54 PM
Yes it was a bike. A recumbent. Some of the other machines at the World Human Powered Speed
Championships were trikes. Graeme Obree competed with a fully-faired prone bike in 2013 and
managed 56 mph. ...
Posted in thread: Who can paint a frame for my son? - in SE MI on 08-14-2015 at 03:22 PM
Look in the yellow pages for powder coaters.
Posted in thread: Indicators for bicycles on 08-03-2015 at 12:39 AM
If you're running it up the flagpole here to see if anyone salutes, they didn't.
Posted in thread: Light Sentence for killing a cyclist on 06-16-2015 at 11:55 AM
It's terrible she had to learn like this, from now on she'll live her life knowing she killed
a human from a simple mistake.I doubt that very much. Within a couple of years it'll be out of
her mind c...
Posted in thread: Road Cycling Survey on 11-12-2014 at 06:50 PM
Posted in thread: What wheel is this? on 07-22-2014 at 01:56 AM
Rev-X wheels had a reputation for asploding.