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June 10, 2019 07:19 PM in General Discussion

LOL. Too bad his evil older brother is now Premier of Ontario and ruining everything. Actually. Back to the topic at hand...I too had hopes when the site was down a few days...

Sorry for the Absence
May 29, 2019 05:03 PM in General Discussion

Correct me if I'm wrong, but wouldn't all it take to fix this be for Coomer to just give someone with some basic website skills the admin/login? Hasn't it been like a month?

Sorry for the Absence
May 1, 2019 05:30 PM in General Discussion

Well, crap, now where am I gonna get help writing all these dang essays?!

Sorry for the Absence
December 21, 2018 07:25 PM in General Discussion

Is there any admin happening on this site at all? I'm guessing not. The General Discussion forum is 85% bots replying to each other. Which is funny. But sad funny.

RIP PedalRoom, I guess?
December 15, 2018 11:59 PM in General Discussion

If the site hasn't been updated in a year or more, and clearly isn't being admin'd by anyone, the it's only a matter of time before it'll become overrun. Too bad. Really learned...

RIP PedalRoom, I guess?
December 14, 2018 10:10 PM in General Discussion

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RIP PedalRoom, I guess?
September 29, 2018 01:26 AM in General Discussion

what the hell is going on here

Benefit of cycling for kids
March 8, 2018 05:17 PM in General Discussion

2nd on All City. The Thunderdome is very lovely.

track frames
January 28, 2018 02:28 AM in General Discussion

How are you 5' 6.5" and riding that very large bike frame (with a positive rise stem no less)? the seatpost height would indicate that you either have insanely long legs for som...

New Bianchi '04! Need Help
August 9, 2017 02:40 AM in General Discussion

I think NicolasCalifornia's posts are great. As if Roland Barthes suddenly rose from the grave and became super interested in track bikes.

Is it possible to make a 64 cm frame look like a 54?
February 6, 2017 05:32 PM in General Discussion

Toe clips go on pedals with cages. You clip in to clipless pedals with cleats. Straps go on toe clips. But you wouldn't say steamed hams in Utica, it's an Albany expression.

Straps on cages
October 27, 2016 07:58 PM in General Discussion

if you feel the need for speed, as many do, why don't you source out some better components like a good wheelset and crankset rather than fretting over which aero aluminum frame...

fastest aluminium track frame
September 14, 2016 03:02 PM in General Discussion

What do you want to know? Cheap aluminum frame, Chinese manufactured. You can order them on Aliexpress.

visp trx 791 marin
July 27, 2016 02:48 AM in General Discussion

yep. file the axle. it's fun and oddly satisfying when the wheel pops in.

Cinelli Vigorelli Noob Question
May 25, 2016 01:51 PM in General Discussion

i found after i got a road bike that i'd start trying to coast on my fixed gear bikes again. woops.

going from fixed to road
April 8, 2016 01:20 AM in General Discussion

a *general* rule of thumb is that your stem length should be such that when you are riding and looking down, the handlebar clamp area should obscure the the axle of your front w...

Determining Stem Length
March 13, 2016 06:51 PM in General Discussion

add goggles to that, and make sure you have a shop quality chain whip. i've had two park tool chain whips explode on me trying to take off badly seized cogs. chain plates and pi...

phil wood cog weld itself help!
March 13, 2016 02:51 AM in General Discussion

Rotafixa method? It's helped me get some seized cogs off before.

phil wood cog weld itself help!
February 9, 2016 03:40 AM in General Discussion

jesus. good luck!

Cycling across Canada 5000km!
October 9, 2015 03:17 AM in General Discussion

Like McDonalds fries and cockroaches, threads about "brakes or no brakes" and "what is the best gear ratio" will endure long after humanity disappears.

Poll: Breaks or no breaks
September 28, 2015 01:48 PM in General Discussion

@Karl - can I ask why you cut the steerer? (If the frame is so much smaller than what you normally ride). The bike looks great, BTW

Help me with pricing a Bianchi Pista Concept
September 28, 2015 03:54 AM in General Discussion

did you cut the steerer down?

Help me with pricing a Bianchi Pista Concept
September 12, 2015 11:36 PM in General Discussion

not exactly while riding but --- i'm a musician, and one night after a gig, looking like a tool in my rain gear, helmet, plus saxophone (in case) strapped to my back, i was unlo...

Most embarrassing moment on the bike.
August 21, 2015 05:21 PM in General Discussion

MASH SF posted a pic on instagram a while back of Rainier Schaefer lacing up 59:12 for some mountain descents. FIFTY NINE :::::: TWELVE going down a mountain.

best ratio
August 7, 2015 01:14 PM in General Discussion

keep your tires pumped to recommended PSI. invest in decent tires. you'll still get a puncture. they happen. bring an extra tube, tire levers and CO2 pump if you're going on a l...

How to avoid punctures