Forumsee - Bicycles and Accessories Bbsxx gear change sensor The gear change sensor that is available for newer bbsxx models Does anyone know if it is compatible with gear hubs like an alfine 8 ? Or just deraileurs ? Cheers   Fri, 26 May 2017 19:33:42 GMT 2017-05-26T19:33:42Z Are 32mm tires good enough for light gravel/ adventure riding? So I've decided on my frame (sort of), hopefully it's going to be the Fairlight Cycles Strael, but it all depends on this simple question: -Is a 32mm tire good enough/ wide enough for riding on li... Fri, 26 May 2017 19:26:41 GMT Road Buying Advice - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T19:26:41Z Rapha Rain Jacket - differences? I'm tempted to get a Rapha Rain Jacket from an ebay site that Rapha seemed to have dumped some old stock on. I'm a bit confused though about whether it could be a very old model and maybe not that... Fri, 26 May 2017 19:26:34 GMT Road Buying Advice - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T19:26:34Z The Cannondale obsession Well, after owning my CAADX for almost 2 years it was time for something new. The CAADX will stay for winter/commuting duties but I am very happy to present my new Synapse. CAADX The steed by IMG... Fri, 26 May 2017 19:25:32 GMT Your Road Bikes - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T19:25:32Z Team announcement for MTB Marathon World Champs Cycling South Africa’s Mountain Bike Commission has great pleasure in announcing that the following riders have been selected to represent South Africa at the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World ... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:46:33 GMT News - Bike Hub 2017-05-26T18:46:33Z Melrose Arch - Criterium 20 August 2017 Saw this on FB, not sure if anything has been posted yet.   Melrose Arch Criterium 20th August 2017. Start at 8:00am Registration at 7:00am Entry Fee- R50.00 per rider Online entries will be on c... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:46:27 GMT News - Bike Hub 2017-05-26T18:46:27Z Ideal bike for 6 gear hub motor? Hey I could really use some help. I'm pretty green to the whole ebike idea. I bought a cheap 48v 1000w rear hub motor kit off ebay because I'm just trying to get back on my feet and I don't have a ... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:36:21 GMT • View forum - Electric Bicycles 2017-05-26T18:36:21Z Broken 20 mm thru hollow axle I've got a broken front axle. 20 mm thru hollow axle. It is the same axle that came with the fox 40. Anyone experienced anything like that before? I thought the 20 mm axle was the tits. Seems more ... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:36:14 GMT • View forum - Electric Bicycles 2017-05-26T18:36:14Z Brand New Battery suddenly drops power Hello, I just received my 52v Shark Pack, charged it to 100% per all instructions. Today, on maiden ride, the power suddenly cuts. - Riding along, everything fine. - Apply throttle or increase P... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:36:08 GMT • View forum - Electric Bicycles 2017-05-26T18:36:08Z 1985 Peugeot PGN10, modernization questions I've been riding my 1985 PGN10 lately as I'm finding my newer aluminum/carbon fork road bike to be too harsh on my rough Michigan roads. With Conti GP 28mm tires, the PGN10 just glides over our rou... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:33:28 GMT Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries - Bike Forums 2017-05-26T18:33:28Z Return to man-power from horse power! Hi All, I just completed my registration on this wonderful forum. I am a 32 year old, male, who is quite fond of travelling. I have been riding motorcycles for 12 years now and have done some ... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:29:38 GMT Hybrid Bicycles 2017-05-26T18:29:38Z Knight Composites 35 or Reynolds 46 Aero Hi, just wanted to get some opinions and experiences on the Reynolds 46 Aero and Knight Composites 35 clincher wheelsets regarding ride quality, braking performance and how they would fare on flat ... Fri, 26 May 2017 18:05:25 GMT Wheels and Tires 2017-05-26T18:05:25Z BPPV and riding a bike On wednesday, I had a severe attack of BPPV (benign positional vertigo) while at work-felt dizzy, accompanied by sever spells of nausea. Was barely able to drive home early. Puked 7-8 times that da... Fri, 26 May 2017 17:33:48 GMT Fifty Plus (50+) 2017-05-26T17:33:48Z Bikejoring I posted this information earlier today in the gravelbiking section in the photo thread but think it may be of interest to a broader group. I smiled recently when I saw there is now a genre of... Fri, 26 May 2017 17:23:07 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T17:23:07Z To taper or not to taper that is the question hi all, thank you all for your advice so far. I have 3 weeks left until I start my LEJOG. It is planned over 3 weeks So I can enjoy the ride. Do you taper off your riding before a trip? I'll post a... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:56:50 GMT Touring and Expedition | CycleChat Cycling Forum 2017-05-26T16:56:50Z Acera RD-M360 sgs rear Derailleur compatible. Hi to all. I could just do with a little bit advice on the above derailleur I've just bought. It only cost me £10 and thought I would take a chance and am hoping for the best that it will work on ... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:53:33 GMT Bicycle Maintenance, Mechanics and Repairs | CycleChat Cycling Forum 2017-05-26T16:53:33Z Aksium disc disassembly I recently picked up a second hand set of aksium discs for a good price, they're 2017 model (I think) with for centrelock discs and overall I'm very very happy with them. I think the original owner... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:53:27 GMT Bicycle Maintenance, Mechanics and Repairs | CycleChat Cycling Forum 2017-05-26T16:53:27Z Increasing Awareness of Cyclists Hello, We are a group of students based out of Nova Scotia (Canada) that are currently involved in a project centered around bike awareness -- specifically, developing a product to increase dr... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:42:14 GMT Advocacy & Safety 2017-05-26T16:42:14Z Should young children be riding on busy MUPs? We had a recent tragic case in which a 5-year-old was riding on an MUP beside a busy road, protected by a curb, when he veered off the path into the street and was killed. Here's a link: Stret... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:42:07 GMT Advocacy & Safety 2017-05-26T16:42:07Z Bike Fit advice Hi All, I am thinking about getting a bike fit done at one of my LBSs. I figure most of the back/knee/shoulder aches and pains are down to lack of fitness and age, but I could do with all of the h... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:41:19 GMT New to road riding? 2017-05-26T16:41:19Z Hiding your front hub... in which position? Hey All- My father (an old time cyclist) suggested to me that if you look down while riding in your normal (non-tired) cycling position, your handlebars should hide the front hub on a road bike.... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:36:26 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T16:36:26Z Seasucker Komodo Road Bike SeaSucker BK1910 - Komodo Bike Rack - Roof Mount Bike Racks For those whom would like to carrier there high dollar prized road bikes in style. The blinged out KOMODO. Mine will be he... Fri, 26 May 2017 16:29:22 GMT Road Cycling 2017-05-26T16:29:22Z Another Maine Grey Day in May Did one of my longest rides so far this season, 38 miles. Hardly a good start to the season with so few days to ride. Weather is mostly rainy, cold and windy with a few exceptional fine days here a... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:57:02 GMT Fifty Plus (50+) 2017-05-26T15:57:02Z Baggies vs Briefs I'm about to join the hybrid bike world and hope to do a lot more road and cycle path riding. One issue I have with the whole biking scenario is the skin tight bike shorts. Understand they are gr... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:45:09 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T15:45:09Z Bike Forum - Wall of Remembrance I was thinking today about the cyclists who have been killed while riding their bikes, and that I have never seen a "Wall of Remembrance" for them. I've decided to start this thread for those of... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:44:55 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T15:44:55Z Hello I need a little help please. Hi I have a problem with my new Yorker e-bike, I was riding one day when all of a sudden the led lights to my battery gauge that's mounted on the right side of the handle bar just suddenly turned o... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:34:02 GMT 2017-05-26T15:34:02Z Hub motor problem Hi, a friend of mine has a problem with his rear hub motor it would clunk but not turn.I plugged my bike electrics to his rear wheel to see if it would run but it wouldn't, when I plugged it back o... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:33:55 GMT 2017-05-26T15:33:55Z Mountainbike Museum. Arnhem Well, about a month ago Mrs JBD and myself visited Arnhem and managed to make two visits to the new Stichting Mountainbike Museum set up by Jeroen van Roekel. There is a thread elsewhere on here ab... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:25:30 GMT Retro MTB Chat Forum | Retrobike 2017-05-26T15:25:30Z The Vlakkenberg MTB Trail in Hout Bay We have worked really hard to raise funding and in turn to build a mountain bike trail in Hout Bay. The trail is just over the hill from Constantia Nek and is ideally placed for riders doing the gr... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:18:05 GMT Routes & Trails - Bike Hub 2017-05-26T15:18:05Z 25% discount at Uberbike Components, ends 29th May Just grabbed some new hydraulic brake pads from Uberbike Components at a bargain price, using discount code 'SPING25' at the checkout. Free UK delivery too! Ends midnight 29th May. I've been... Fri, 26 May 2017 14:53:24 GMT 2017-05-26T14:53:24Z mbk 1989/90 Hi all just wondering what my old MBK is worth? I got the bike new about 1989/90. Top tube has some damage to it, rear rim and pedals are not original. thanks for looking Keith Fri, 26 May 2017 14:43:02 GMT The one and only "HOW MUCH IS MY xyz WORTH" forum Forum | Retrobike 2017-05-26T14:43:02Z Salsa Deadwood Rohloff Build Last weekend I finished up a Salsa Deadwood Rohloff build that I plan on eventually using for some long distance cycling and light touring. I wrote up a long blog article describing the process and... Fri, 26 May 2017 14:23:16 GMT Touring 2017-05-26T14:23:16Z When to replace roadie wheels? A dumb question from a so-called expert I've done probably north of 15,000km on the Pro-Lite Braccianos I reviewed in Jan 2014 and noticed recently that the rear rim brake track in particular i... Fri, 26 May 2017 14:17:35 GMT Australian Cycling Forums - The Shed 2017-05-26T14:17:35Z Oxygen S-Cross CB seat tube failure. Got into work a couple of days ago, was chatting to a work colleague when I noticed a major crack in the seat tube of my S-Cross CB. -Please see first two attached images. I contacted Oxygen bi... Fri, 26 May 2017 14:03:35 GMT 2017-05-26T14:03:35Z Orange Prestige in black Nice Orange Prestige for sale with postage,currently at £65 Type this number into the eBay search engine and you will find it. 292125396153 Fri, 26 May 2017 13:41:11 GMT Old School BMX Forum | Retrobike 2017-05-26T13:41:11Z 26 inch motor sought or swap for 700c My trusty 8 year old commuter bike now has so many issues it's uneconomical to fix But my new build is 26inch not 700c Anyone got an old FRONT motor laced into a 26 inch wheel they could sell... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:36:38 GMT 2017-05-26T13:36:38Z Transamerica Route gpx - East to West with cues Hi Would anyone happen to have a gpx / RideWithGPS compatible file for the cross USA Adventure Cycling Association route going East to West I have the West to East route but when I reverse it i... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:07:20 GMT CTC Forum • View forum - Touring & Expedition 2017-05-26T13:07:20Z Moos from Utrecht If a cow appears as you cycle through the Dutch city of Utrecht, it’s a good idea to brake. This cow is not a wandering animal, but part of a traffic sign called Fietsflo, which aims to make cycli... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:07:13 GMT CTC Forum • View forum - Touring & Expedition 2017-05-26T13:07:13Z Best dumpster finds. I've been dumpster diving at my my "local" trek store, and have been resurfacing empty-handed... I'm starting to get discouraged! Lets see some of your dumpster finds to renew hope! Fri, 26 May 2017 13:05:37 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T13:05:37Z Columbia 3-speed - worth it for short commutes? Hi! I'm looking into a Columbia 3 speed on CL. I'm a relatively novice cyclist and would be using this for short 1-3 mile errands around town. Thoughts? www[dot]boston[dot]craigslist[dot]org/... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:05:31 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T13:05:31Z Narhay's 1972 Raleigh Professional This is a grail bike to me...I've long wished for an early 70s MkIV Professional 24.5" ctt with the chromed socks and half stays and fastback seat cluster. The Hayden birdsmouth lugs were an added... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:05:24 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T13:05:24Z Wink Wink want a gadget cheap guv? Wink Bar is a connected handlebar that you can control through your smartphone. It will revolutionize your daily ride, for a safer, easier and better experience. With Wink Bar you can now upgrade y... Fri, 26 May 2017 13:00:24 GMT CTC Forum • View forum - On the road 2017-05-26T13:00:24Z Fri May 26, 2017 11:21 am So, my beloved Rapha Grand Tour mitts have finally bitten the dust. Or rather the dog's enthusiastic greeting when I got home bit them. Rapha have discontinued them and the ones in the archive st... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:51:49 GMT Commuting Chat - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T12:51:49Z Need to prove how slow I am - Insurance So 11 months on from being right hooked at the bottom of Balham Hill (Dinsmore Road jct) the opposition has unearthed an independent witness who says I was "going at least 30mph and never braked" n... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:51:42 GMT Commuting Chat - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T12:51:42Z Giro 2017: Stage 19: S.Candido/Innichen – Piancavallo 191km *Spoilers* Onto the first of the final "undercard" mountain stages. Potential breakaway suspects may feel more optimistic about this one, those GC hopefuls needing significant time gains, less so. Stage 19:... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:29:49 GMT Pro Race - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T12:29:49Z Surly CC and flat bar CC components? Can anyone offer some educated opinion on the flat bar CC vis-a-vis the standard model? Flat Bar Cross-Check | Bikes | Surly Bikes Cross-Check | Bikes | Surly Bikes Cheers Waddo Fri, 26 May 2017 12:27:29 GMT Touring 2017-05-26T12:27:29Z What are the steps required to revert from STI shifters to friction shifters? I'm curious about trying friction shifters out for my commutes – especially since I had a shifter cable mishap recently that cost me a lot more time than it should have. My commuter is a '70s road... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:26:51 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T12:26:51Z Pressure gauge on my pump stuck at one value, what is wrong? I have a Specialized Switch Hitter I have used for several years on both Presta and Schrader valves. Recently, my wife tried to inflate her tubes (Schrader valve) and could not get the pump to func... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:26:44 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T12:26:44Z Mix Shimano Deore derailleurs with Microshift shifter for Shimano I have Shimano Deore derailleurs 3x8 and I am thinking about upgrading my system with a combined shifter/brake system, such as Microshift's SB-R483. Microshift themeselves states that this system i... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:26:38 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T12:26:38Z Need to face head tube? I'm building a bike from scratch, and went to my LBS today to get the head tube faced. They told me I don't need it (they also told me they don't have the tool), but when I look at the frame, there... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:26:32 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T12:26:32Z Rest or stretch following a fall? Having just learned to ride a bike in my 30s, I've just taken my first tumble over the handlebars and jarred my shoulder. Should I rest the shoulder or keep stretching it? Looking to reduce recove... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:26:25 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T12:26:25Z What's the term for an e-bike drive from the rack? I'm interested in adding an electric drive system to a 1990s mountain bike. So that I can keep it rear-wheel driven and (hopefully) not need to rebuild a wheel which has an unused disc mount, I'd ... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:11:07 GMT CTC Forum • View forum - Bikes & Bits – Technical section 2017-05-26T12:11:07Z 36h hub in a 28h rim 36h hub laced into a 28h rim. It can be done of course, but is it a good idea or a bad idea? I wondered if the idea could work with fitting my 36h SA into a spare 28h 406/20" rim. Four spare hole... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:11:00 GMT CTC Forum • View forum - Bikes & Bits – Technical section 2017-05-26T12:11:00Z Why is chain Riding on cassette when back-pedalling I've got a snag I cannot fathom out on my Focus Mares CX, it has a thru-axle set up. When I try to back pedal the chain is riding up on the rear cassette rather than running smoothly backwards. I ... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:05:17 GMT Workshop - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T12:05:17Z Canfield Jedi and a fresh coat of paint. Rebuilt my Jedi after being out of the saddle for too long. Gave the forks a nice new coat of paint at work along with a service and they are looking like new. funny that how I was painting a white... Fri, 26 May 2017 12:00:21 GMT Your Mountain Bikes - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T12:00:21Z 1x9 Drivetrain So there's a new 11-40 9-speed cassette from Sunrace, the CSM990 (SunRace | CSM990 ). I am very keen to go to 1x9 on my Specialized AWOL at some stage in the future--probably when my FSA Omega ... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:34:53 GMT Bicycle Mechanics 2017-05-26T11:34:53Z Stopping bottom bracket creak My road bike has had a BB creak for about six months now. It occurs when pressure is on the left pedal, loudest when the pedal is at about the 10 o'clock position. The creak takes the form of two o... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:34:46 GMT Bicycle Mechanics 2017-05-26T11:34:46Z Fri May 26, 2017 10:28 am Hi all, I've got some new carbon clincher wheels and have bought lifeline carbon-fibre specific brake blocks from Wiggle. Is it ok to use those brake blocks on alu rims too? If I want to swap be... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:22:54 GMT Road Buying Advice - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:22:54Z Advice on raleigh record sprint Hello, i'm thinking about buying new road bike, possibly SS. Because of my limited budget (200-400euros) i'm leaning towards used bikes, or single-speed/fix (used it for a while, few years ago), b... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:22:39 GMT Road Buying Advice - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:22:39Z Gore Bike Wear Shorts - are they any good? Hi, I'm looking at purchasing a couple of new pairs of shorts and was wondering about Gore Bike Wear shorts in general; I have a few other Gore items and they've been a bit of a mixed bag really, s... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:22:32 GMT Road Buying Advice - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:22:32Z Premium Higher for Giant than Lotus ! Mad, it's not as if I'm wanting to insure myself, just my bike against some scrote relieving me of it or covering the cost of some idiot driver hitting me and smashing it into small pieces. The p... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:18:25 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:18:25Z Any Mio Cyclo Experts On Here? Hi I am having abit of an issue with my Mio and Strava which is pretty annoying and I was wondering if there is something I am doing wrong. I have a Cyclo 315 linked to Strava, the automatically ... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:18:18 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:18:18Z Thu May 25, 2017 19:25 pm Hi all, I'm trying to recreate the fit set for me on my bike when I had a retul fit a year or so back. I have the report but was wondering how everyone would interpret the phrase "centre of saddl... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:18:05 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:18:05Z Claiming from the council Anyone had experience of claiming for injuries resulting from a crash due to an imperfect road surface from your local council. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:51 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:51Z Crank length: science! Thinking about this because all my bikes have 175mm cranks (something about which I've been obsessive) except for my new single-speed, which has 170mm. I don't quite have the physics to work this o... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:44 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:44Z Advice on TT bike build I've just bought (shamefully, on a whim) a bare TT bike - it's a cheap Shark Attack TT Pro frameset from Velochampion complete with Prolite wheelset. I've never done a TT before but I've been told... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:38 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:38Z Powermeter - Is it time? The answer I guess has to be a yes. I have been cycling since 2012 now, and do anywhere between 5 to 8 thousand miles a year. I have never used power or even a HRM but I am getting bored with putt... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:31 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:31Z Broken time rxs carbon pedals Hola. Anyone else had problems with time rxs carbon pedals breaking? Two in the last month... both the same issue - crack through the axle housing. I can't find any email address for Time to contac... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:24 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:24Z Steel v Carbon and the inverse bling return on money. Ok, so when my last cyclescheme came up for renewal I decided to buy a steel winter bike and bought a Ribble 525 with basic Sora and reasonable fulcrum racing quatrro wheels and 25mm tyres. I thou... Fri, 26 May 2017 11:17:17 GMT Road General - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T11:17:17Z Redlands Cycling Festival Criterium Anyone going to this? I'm racing or should I say, embarrassing myself? This is a well run Event but challenging race, due to the bright/dim lighting conditions. Foo Fri, 26 May 2017 11:05:48 GMT Australian Cycling Forums - Road Biking 2017-05-26T11:05:48Z 9sp - best place to buy in UK? I am desperately looking to buy some 9 speed componentry.   TT shifters, levers/brakes etc. Where is the best place to try in Europe or UK.  USA for that matter Any particular places I should try f... Fri, 26 May 2017 10:42:31 GMT Buyers Guide - Bike Hub 2017-05-26T10:42:31Z eZee, Hebb, Pathfinder service manuals & repair resources Just wanting to list info for eZee, Hebb and Pathfinder in one place for future reference. Manufacturer's web site If you scroll down the page you can downlo... Fri, 26 May 2017 10:32:04 GMT • View forum - Electric Bicycles 2017-05-26T10:32:04Z What did I find? Hiawatha..... I paid $120. Looks to be repainted, bummer. I wonder what the original color where? Missing front truss rods. What shape? I've seen several shapes. Badge numbers:15WG8 24 1037A Seat post ... Fri, 26 May 2017 10:29:25 GMT Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries - Bike Forums 2017-05-26T10:29:25Z 1973 Raleigh Grand Prix Hi everyone, Today I was at a thrift store and stumbled upon a '73 Raleigh Grand Prix. From the looks of it and to my knowledge, the components that seem to be unoriginal are the saddle and th... Fri, 26 May 2017 10:29:18 GMT Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries - Bike Forums 2017-05-26T10:29:18Z Another Delta Trike with a BBS02 Crank Drive About a month ago I decided it was time to reduce my trike inventory. So I decided to keep my Performer Tadpole and Sun EZ3-SX. That meant getting rid of the two TerraTrikes with the DIY mid-driv... Fri, 26 May 2017 10:06:49 GMT • View forum - E-Bike Non-hub Motor Drives 2017-05-26T10:06:49Z New Guy, About To Start My First Build Hello everyone! Im quite new to motorized bikes but I've been meandering around this forum for a week or so and I think I'm ready to tackle my first build. I attached a picture of the bike I'm goin... Fri, 26 May 2017 09:40:47 GMT Introduce Yourself | Motored Bikes - Motorized Bicycle Forum 2017-05-26T09:40:47Z Beginners help! Hey guys, I'm Very interested in buying a bike but I don't have the foggiest about where to start, what I'm buying it for is general cycling like maybe commuting to and from work, but I also want t... Fri, 26 May 2017 09:18:34 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T09:18:34Z More Midweek Circuit Racing Tales! The jury are still probably chomping their way through a pile of hideous flavored Pret sandwiches while trying to decide the most significant thing about one of the biggest and best pop songs from ... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:58:07 GMT Amateur Race - BikeRadar Forum 2017-05-26T08:58:07Z Purchase Memory Lapse Do you ever get that thing when you've ordered a part from X and a cycling thing from Y and you can't actually remember what you are waiting for, that's me today. I think I ordered a replacement... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:49:11 GMT Bicycle Maintenance, Mechanics and Repairs | CycleChat Cycling Forum 2017-05-26T08:49:11Z Is a 48V 12Ah battey enough for a 1000W,48V motor ? Hello guys this is my first post here. I wasn't able to find any information regarding my concerns so I decided to get some insight here. My question is more about whether this is a sensible and po... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:41:40 GMT Electric Bikes 2017-05-26T08:41:40Z Carbon vs Steel fork & what makes a smooth bike? Apologize for the long ramble. Any feedback would be welcome. What makes a road bike feel smooth? Is it the frame material? I'm looking for a smooth ride over a racy feel. My bike has a carbon... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:32:02 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T08:32:02Z Hitch Carrier? Thule T2 vs Yakima Holdup Looking for a nice carrier for my Forester - 1.25 hitch. Kuat and 1-up are out of my price range - so have narrowed down to Thule T2 Classic and Yakima Holdup 2. Looking for a hitch platform rack t... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:25:26 GMT Road Cycling 2017-05-26T08:25:26Z Ever bought a low-end model of a bike you like for extended "test drive"? I've been looking at endurance bikes, but don't really know whether the geometry of expensive bikes will suit me for longer rides. It's quite a risk buying new a high-end bike if you haven't thorou... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:25:05 GMT Road Cycling 2017-05-26T08:25:05Z Who makes the best road bikes? Completely opinion based, reasoning doesn't matter, I just want to hear who you, personally, think makes the best road bikes. Fri, 26 May 2017 08:24:58 GMT Road Cycling 2017-05-26T08:24:58Z bit of a bargain in Wolverhampton Seems like a bit of a deal for £45 if you're local enough. I'm no off road expert but those rigid forks look like they're worth the journey on their own?. .... Fri, 26 May 2017 08:18:44 GMT Reader's Road Bikes Forum | Retrobike 2017-05-26T08:18:44Z How to find a comfortable saddle? I find the saddle on my Giant TCX a bit hard and uncomfortable and am considering changing it. However, how exactly do I find out what would suit me? I could go to my LBS and sit on a few bike... Fri, 26 May 2017 07:41:02 GMT General Cycling Discussion 2017-05-26T07:41:02Z Lezyne Micro drive and pannier rack Ive had one of these rear lights for ages, and used to have it fitted with the rubber band to the seat post. but its getting partly obscured by bags on my cycle rack...for the life of me, I cant fi... Fri, 26 May 2017 07:29:35 GMT 2017-05-26T07:29:35Z Bargain Cinder Cone....? ... Swi7RZJ0EI Fri, 26 May 2017 07:21:17 GMT Retro MTB Chat Forum | Retrobike 2017-05-26T07:21:17Z Disconnect battery before turning off bike question Hello. Just get a Electronic Bicycle with bafang rear engine. I have read the manual and it say you must be sure to turn the bike off before you remove the battery. I forgot to do it ... Fri, 26 May 2017 06:14:40 GMT Electric Bikes 2017-05-26T06:14:40Z Tyre was half flat 10 hours after pumping up Which makes me think it is the valve that is losing air rather than the tube being punctured. I pumped it up 2 days ago and it was fine on my morning commute but then when I took the bike to come h... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:17:33 GMT General Cycling Discussions | CycleChat Cycling Forum 2017-05-26T05:17:33Z Issue making chain allign with tensioner So, I recently got my motor working, it feels great to roll around in it. My issue is that the bottom bar the tensioner is attached to is on an angle. Once when I didn't set it up right it cause my... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:08:49 GMT 2-Stroke Motorized Bicycle Engines | Motored Bikes - Motorized Bicycle Forum 2017-05-26T05:08:49Z engine troule i was driving my 2 stroke dirt bike and then it just suddenly shut off on my so i pulled my clutch and then slowed down to a stop. when i stopped i tried to fire it up but there was a loud squeakin... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:08:42 GMT 2-Stroke Motorized Bicycle Engines | Motored Bikes - Motorized Bicycle Forum 2017-05-26T05:08:42Z What's the deal with higher speeds? A thread over in mechanics made me think of something today. What's the deal with higher speeds? (And by that I mean higher speed cassettes, 9, 10, 11 speeds) I mean sure, they give you more option... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:56 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:56Z 24" Sky Blue 1967 Schwinn Super Sport It was waiting for me in a box when I got home tonight. Pretty interesting specimen. I really like the 27 x 1-1/8" tires. Anyone recognize? They have what appears to be a Michelin man on them, ... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:42 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:42Z Is this a waste? C. Itoh I'm thinking about getting this mostly for the bar ends, drops, and center pulls. Total waste? I'd part out the rest, maybe donate the fr... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:35 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:35Z Modern tech you actually appreciate? Yes yes yes, this is C&V, why is there a thread about modern tech? That makes no sense. Well, I'm posing this question to the group of people who frequent this forum because most of us are re... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:28 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:28Z Is this a Mercier 300? So i was talking to this guy and he has tons of vintage bikes, and this one stand out, looks like a 300 because it has 531 sticker, but i do not see any sticker in the forks, simplex prestige shift... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:21 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:21Z 1988 GT Avalanche Hey All i just picked up this sad looking GT, The fact that it was a Avalanche caught my eye, then i noticed that it had a set of GT Power Series Cranks on it, So i picked it up and did some invest... Fri, 26 May 2017 05:01:15 GMT Classic & Vintage 2017-05-26T05:01:15Z Why did the chain on my kid's bike slack after I changed his tire? I changed the rear wheel on my child's bicycle today. Once I was done and put it back together, the chain is inexplicably longer; there is a lot of slack. How did this happen and how do I resolve... Fri, 26 May 2017 04:21:14 GMT Bicycles Stack Exchange 2017-05-26T04:21:14Z Getting Aero - Speed Gains I've been an avid cyclist for many years & have owned & raced many different type of bikes ranging from Road, Track, MTB, BMX, Lowracer, Tadpole trike, Recumbent...etc On all of the bikes I've ... Fri, 26 May 2017 04:06:26 GMT Performance Mods for Motorized Bicycles | Motored Bikes - Motorized Bicycle Forum 2017-05-26T04:06:26Z