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January 20, 2017 05:37 AM in General Discussion

Done a couple of thousand km on RD2 with Messenger chainring, mostly good weather, no problem. Even chainring still looks great. Also had an older pair of RD2 with the standard ...

Sugino RD2 Messenger Review
April 16, 2016 07:31 AM in General Discussion


kids motobecane nomade
April 7, 2016 03:25 PM in General Discussion


Identity of my de rosa
April 1, 2016 03:43 PM in General Discussion


Need advice !! canyon bikes sizing
March 23, 2016 06:39 AM in General Discussion

Maybe not slightly... https://www.affinitycycles.com/shop/lo-pro https://www.affinitycycles.com/shop/lo-pro-film-grain-frameset

Steel Frames with downward sloping top tube
March 21, 2016 06:10 PM in General Discussion

http://www.whiteind.com/track https://www.retro-gression.com/collections/hubs/products/white-industries-front-track-hub https://www.retro-gression.com/collections/hubs/produ...

March 20, 2016 08:41 AM in General Discussion

French thread pattern was measured in mm (14 mm x 1.25 mm) whereas the British measured in threads per inch (9/16 x 20 TPI). Not interchangeable. "The metric system is an int...

Best track pedals still available on the marked?
January 24, 2016 02:06 PM in General Discussion

https://www.facebook.com/Orlowski-frames-333488353402139/ http://www.rennrad-news.de/forum/threads/jacek-orlowski.126984/

Tenfour Torro Track Frame
January 23, 2016 10:28 AM in General Discussion

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/support/faq/ A1 and M4 frame - differences ANDREJ FEB 09, 2012 08:56AM PST Hi! What is the real difference between this frames: * Spe...

Specialized langster pro
December 26, 2015 01:34 PM in General Discussion

Robert (Mielec) uses 7020 T6 and there's a lot of info on it. http://www.makeitfrom.com/material-properties/7020-T6-Aluminum/ http://www.cyclorama.net/viewArticle.php?id=255...

Mielec Frames
December 16, 2015 06:39 PM in General Discussion

Topeak has allen key built into lever.

What multi-tool do you use?
October 30, 2015 02:49 PM in General Discussion

Steel as material is stiffer than aluminium. Dedacciai zero uno OS steel tubing is very very stiff, doesn't feel the least slower than many alu frames.

BB17 Transfer v. Cinelli Parallax
July 27, 2015 08:09 AM in General Discussion

doesn't matter. hub has to be same as rim spoke count. http://www.sheldonbrown.com/wheelbuild.html#radial http://forums.roadbikereview.com/fixed-single-speed/high-low-flange-p...

H plus front wheel radial laced. (Help)
July 26, 2015 07:06 PM in General Discussion

http://khsbicycles.com/Images/serial_numbers.gif khsbicycles.com/Images/serial_numbers.gif

How to find out production year of KHS Aero Track
July 23, 2015 07:25 PM in General Discussion


Parallax vs. Planet X
April 20, 2015 07:10 PM in General Discussion

Sure, but not solely with a simple pipe cutter.

Risers that you don't have to cut?
April 17, 2015 05:03 PM in General Discussion


Spring In The Catskill Mountains (Vid)
April 15, 2015 05:42 PM in General Discussion

If polished is also acceptable, 40 & 50 cm http://www.velosolo.co.uk/vsriser.html they're $45 incl. world shipping.

Risers that you don't have to cut?
April 6, 2015 07:18 AM in General Discussion

Why not bb-spacer behind the cog; not enough threads?

Square taper BB and chainline
April 5, 2015 10:17 AM in General Discussion

This is probably the wrong forum for this. Guessing that a more culturally focused forum like Swedish, German, Japanese or alike (where quality and precision has been part of th...

Square taper BB and chainline
April 3, 2015 07:06 PM in General Discussion

Slightly off topic: Ideally a bottom bracket spacer should be able to space out the cog, given enough threads left for the cog. That could maybe help fine tune the "chain positi...

Square taper BB and chainline
April 3, 2015 07:31 AM in General Discussion

Good morning. Is there a possibility that different machines have different tolerances and thus no exact limit can be set? Two parts (bb and crank) from the same manufacturer co...

Square taper BB and chainline
April 2, 2015 05:51 PM in General Discussion

Indeed. Here's a nice read to review, criticize and think about...suitable for "geeking out" on. http://sheldonbrown.com/brandt/installing-cranks.html

Square taper BB and chainline
April 2, 2015 05:39 PM in General Discussion

I'd like to differ on the "grease issue". Then again, this is commonly disputed. There's also those who'd argue that for instance aluminium will flex, given that one doesn't re-...

Square taper BB and chainline
April 2, 2015 04:22 PM in General Discussion

Square Taper is pressfit and pressfited once only per fitting to minimise material stress. A skilled hand knows how much torque is appropriate. It's not a matter of adjusting ch...

Square taper BB and chainline