Last Activity:10-23-2014 8:23 PM
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Posted in thread: Different sized rims on 10-06-2014 at 03:57 AM
The smaller diameter wheel, with the same nominal width tire, will lower the front by about
25mm. This will steepen the head tube angle about 2.75 degrees, and lower trail by about 16mm.
The result wi...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 10-03-2014 at 04:46 AM
4.JPGHope V4 Vented 203mm floating rotor. Two friction/brake rings sandwiching center veins for
Posted in thread: New Wheel Set on 07-25-2014 at 02:35 PM
My mechanic recommended these....Hawk Racing Talon Series wheels...What do you think?...It
would help to know your weight. Each of the models in that series has a different weight
limit.The bearings i...
Posted in thread: My chain needs repair on 07-15-2014 at 02:21 PM
I prefer this calculator created by Mike Sherman. The link is for one of my files. You can
alter my file, or start from the beginning with a generic. like there may be one or more
mechanical issues ...
Posted in thread: Freewheel on 07-09-2014 at 09:41 PM
Most likely it is a Shimano Tiagra hub. I suggest contacting the dealer purchased from, because
Tiagra level hubs are warrantied for two years, and I don't know if Shimano pawls can be user
Posted in thread: Freewheel on 07-09-2014 at 04:19 PM
Sorry, the image (or my display) is not clear enough for me to see what's going on there.That's
a freehub for cassette sprockets, not a freewheel. Normally at this point in disassembly the
Posted in thread: Freewheel on 07-08-2014 at 07:57 PM
It would help for you to provide the model and year of your freewheel. Examples: mine is a
SunTour Winner Pro made after 1986, which requires the FR-3 etc. freewheels FR-1 style
Posted in thread: Lets see your roadies. on 07-06-2014 at 04:49 AM
The latest iteration of my
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-03-2014 at 05:08 AM
A segment of today's ride, 300 vertical feet, 11% grade average, 22% max, 100F ambient on the
sunny side of the hill. The descent is always scary.