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Posted in thread: Help With Tires on 07-02-2015 at 05:26 AM
When you 'bill' you mean like a dollar bill?...Could you use some strips of inner tube to do
the same thing? Or would that be too prone to expand through the puncture in the tire?Yes,
paper money. Cor...
Posted in thread: Help With Tires on 07-01-2015 at 07:31 PM
FYI, tire boot. For cuts and moderate sidewall rips, place a bill between tube and tire. There
are small packs of boots available for this purpose; example. When riding a narrow tire bike I
carry a 2-...
Posted in thread: Clipless pedals on 06-20-2015 at 04:27 PM
In addition to abrasion resistance, impact cushioning is important. Specialized's BG Gel is
near top of the line in cushion where it does the most good in a fall. I applied it to the task
Posted in thread: Schwinn Circuit 1987 Rebuild on 05-30-2015 at 05:15 AM
The red dots on the grips are caps, which cover grip-lock nuts.First ride today with the
conversion. Most likely I'll install a riser stem in the future. Maybe a pair of Paul Component
Posted in thread: Noseless Saddles on 05-29-2015 at 01:13 PM
I have a Selle SMP TRK Man on my cruiser, good saddle for this type riding position while
wearing non-padded bottoms. The Woman version is wider if one prefers extra width. It has an
Posted in thread: Schwinn Circuit 1987 Rebuild on 05-29-2015 at 03:48 AM
Flatbar conversion in the
Posted in thread: Riding Texas style on 05-28-2015 at 03:40 PM
I'm less than a mile from Brays Bayou, that's what our street looked like the other morning.
Also next to the bayou is a waste water treatment plant, loss of lube would be down on the
hazard list in t...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 05-18-2015 at 12:34 AM
^ What will you be putting that on HD? What's he size of that tire?The rear wheel will be on
the Ruben after the stays are dimpled for fit. Tire is 26X2.15, 59mm mounted on 40mm Derby rim.