Last Activity:11-28-2012 5:16 PM
Posted in thread: Turner Recumbents? on 11-05-2012 at 12:50 AM
Suddenly I see 2 Turners for sale in my area. Are they any good?
Posted in thread: Replacing Largest Cog on Cassette on 10-26-2012 at 09:28 PM
A bike shop informed me that if I wanted the largest cog on my cassette replaced, I'd have to
get an entire cog set for about $40. I thought the cogs were replacable individually. Is that a
Posted in thread: Removing Brake Hoods/Levers on 10-12-2012 at 03:44 PM
The tape I have is hard as a rock, therefore I have to go to padded gloves. I've never tried
gel tape, but I have a feeling it's much more expensive than tape, and I'm a cheapskate. The
foam is not re...
Posted in thread: Removing Brake Hoods/Levers on 10-10-2012 at 10:14 PM
I have a Trek 1000C and over the winter, I want to remove the bar tape and put foam grips on
the bars. The brakes/shifters are Shimano Flightdeck, and I don't know how to remove them from
Posted in thread: Is It Useless to Buy Used Leather Saddles? on 09-10-2012 at 02:04 AM
I've heard it said that you should never loan a baseball glove to someone else, because they
will change the way it's broken in. I see some used Brooks leather saddles on Ebay for fairly
good prices, ...
Posted in thread: Cyclocross Bars?? on 07-09-2012 at 11:21 PM
What are the main differences between cyclocross handlebars and road handlebars, if any?
Posted in thread: Standard Handlebar Width? on 07-09-2012 at 10:31 PM
Is there a standard handlebar width for men's roadbikes. Mine seem narrow, and I was thinking
of buying a wider set online. I'm 5'11" and probably have a normal shoulder width.
Posted in thread: Occassional Chain Hop On Rear Derailler? on 12-26-2011 at 09:57 PM
:hate: My chain will hop occassionally no matter what rear cog it's on. It doesn't happen every
revolution of the cranks, either. It will run smoothly for 2-3 revolutions, then rise up as if
it wants ...
Posted in thread: Trek 2200 a Good Deal?? on 11-24-2011 at 02:02 AM
In my local Craigslist is a 1994 Trek 2200 tri bike that is mostly carbon fiber. It's selling
for $450 and is said to be in great shape. This sounds a little too cheap to me. Would this be
a good deal...