Last Activity:11-06-2013 9:56 PM
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Posted in thread: there are still some good people out there on 10-23-2013 at 03:10 AM
I went to the store today and returned four shopping bags full of two L bottles It took way to
long to wait for the machine so I just gave them to a guy just waiting and headed home. When I
got home I...
Posted in thread: Derailleur and shifter matching. on 10-18-2013 at 05:08 PM
I have a Suntour index shifter system and you can get them to work. If you have a six speed
suntour freewheel with a suntour index lever it might work.If you have more than six speed
freewheel you mig...
Posted in thread: I decided to service my Shimano 7 speed freewheel tonight on 08-29-2013 at 02:35 PM
The main problem I have had in rebuilding freewheels is that they don't seem to go together
once you've gotten them apart. Generally the tools required to put enough torque on the lock
ring is more th...
Posted in thread: Titanium vs. Carbon fiber Road Bikes on 08-26-2013 at 10:01 PM
N+2. Two al. One carbon. Carbon does make all the difference in the world compared to
aluminum.Really? I always thought that it was fitness that made all the difference. I used to
work for a fellow wh...
Posted in thread: Hand built wheels on 06-15-2013 at 06:33 PM
I've lost count on the number of wheels I have built.I have come across really good wheels
built by man and machine.i remember crashing on a pair of machine built wheels , i got up spun
the wheels and...
Posted in thread: Who rides singlespeed and why? on 06-10-2013 at 11:51 PM
I used to love my fixed. Now I just stare at it sitting on my trainer. Since I had both legs
shattered last year I just cant seem to push something that has that big of a gear. I do miss
Posted in thread: looking for a place for my Park on 05-24-2013 at 01:28 AM
I have been working on getting my bench going again at my shop at home. I think I finally got
the lumber cut to length and am working on setting the project up and running. Then I
remembered a small b...
Posted in thread: Should We Shave Our Legs? on 04-03-2013 at 12:50 AM
Acutely if you have hair on your legs it decreases the laminar flow much like the dimples on a
golf ball. SO I think hairy legs actually go faster. The reason i used to shave my legs was
Posted in thread: Tubeless road wheels worth it? on 03-16-2013 at 03:35 AM
A large part of that type of riding has to do with how good of a rider you are . I used to ride
for thousands of miles on sew-ups. The idea is to ride were the glass isn't. and I made sure
that I coul...
Posted in thread: Motobecane Cafe Latte on 02-23-2013 at 10:06 AM
The guy from the shop must really like you. Its a lot of work to get those inserts installed,
(I have done a few myself) I think that the best thing you can do is after about thirty miles
is go in and...