Last Activity:12-30-2013 7:53 PM
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Posted in thread: anyone have a SEMI-compact frame? on 12-31-2013 at 01:11 AM
My LBS has fit me to all of my bikes, not just because of my height. An option would be to get
measured, ask the shop about frame size and top tube length, and try to find a good quality
used frame so...
Posted in thread: anyone have a SEMI-compact frame? on 12-26-2013 at 11:45 PM
The thing is, I think you are right, merlincustom, that it would be pretty much the same as my
current bike. I was hoping that it would be a little longer. With my height, I really would be
Posted in thread: anyone have a SEMI-compact frame? on 12-26-2013 at 10:58 AM
I was mildly thinking of getting a new bike since my current one is getting to the point where
I will need to start replacing the costlier components, and with bikesdirect, where I got it,
it is prett...
Posted in thread: what are my chances my tire will hold out... on 11-15-2013 at 12:54 AM
Is your head worth more than a tire? Don't answer; it's a rhetorical question. That was my
answer when I read your title line. It's my answer after reading the whole post. What's with
putting them awa...
Posted in thread: what are my chances my tire will hold out... on 11-14-2013 at 07:51 AM
Unfortunately, I can't get a good picture of the tire so I will have to try to describe it the
best I can. About two months ago, when I figured I had maybe 200 or so miles left for the
season, I put o...
Posted in thread: Would You Bicycle The Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike? on 06-17-2013 at 09:49 AM
You know the saddest part about this is? I live in NY, just about 8 miles from the northern PA
border and even after all these years of neglect, these roads look to be just as good, if not
Posted in thread: co2 inflator on 05-21-2013 at 09:12 AM
BUT, if CO2 is what you want then consider getting a hybrid pump. A hybrid pump is a pump that
combines both a CO2 and a hand pump, so most of the time you can use the CO2 for speed, but if
by chance ...
Posted in thread: Need help bike is too tall! on 04-09-2013 at 02:16 AM
Sorry buddy but no helmet and flapping shorts? Come on- that's not unconventional. It's
stupid.What is wrong with flapping shorts? Helmet is one thing..but I use my bike to get to
places, and I don't ...
Posted in thread: Need help bike is too tall! on 04-03-2013 at 09:25 AM
Do you have an older style road bike with a threaded headset and quill stem? If so Nitto makes
a taller road style stem called the Technomic, this would allow more height adjustment then
Posted in thread: Need help bike is too tall! on 03-31-2013 at 06:06 AM
Oh, if only I could have these short people problems. But my 64 cm is still too small for me.
With the seat where I need it for leg/knee comfort and my stem raised as much as I am
comfortable with (an...