Recent content by mtbiker87

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    E-bikes are a thing

    It sometimes seems as if you work quite hard making it difficult TO agree with you !...lol...Though honestly In this particular discourse, I have agreed with you most of the way.
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    OOS Post away!

    Wow, that sucks ! Gonna try and ride the roads, and easy trails around Wayway on my gravel bike tommorow
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    OOS Post away!

    Happy Birthday Bpaze!
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    OOS Post away!

    Happy birthday TimBay !
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    Looking to buy large fatbike frame

    Interested if the OP passes
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    What have you done to your bike today?

    Project U-08 is rideable! Within the last few days I picked up see some odds and ends at Sussex Bike and Sport to finish her up. Today I ran the new cables, set up the brakes, wrapped the bars, and took her for a spin. There are still a few more adjustments to make, and a few parts I might end...
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    OOS Post away!

    I'm part of the recovering from surgery crew ! Luckily I'm back on a real bike...well sort of..last PT visit next week, back to work beginning next month, and hoping to be back in woods by spring !
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    Makeshift Frakenbike Dirt Jumper help

    Only thing clutched in 9spd is Microshift or Box. Both are fairly new in coming to the market, so finding used probably not an option, though the Microshift stuff is pretty resonable new. Think the biggest advantage to the road stuff is the tighter ratio, smaller cassette, and like you already...
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    Makeshift Frakenbike Dirt Jumper help

    PJ is awesome ! But yeah, you need to get a run off the hill if going counter clockwise, as there is a bit of flat both before, and after that first berm, before you hit that first jump.
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    Makeshift Frakenbike Dirt Jumper help

    I'd go SS myself. I've used both the Surly singulator, and the shimano Alfine tensioner on similar projects with good results. As an option, I have an older steel DJ frame with sliding drops I'd part with for a resonable price, or possible trade. Resonable being in $100 or so range.
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    the journey of the boar in years 2013 - ......

    Liong, thank you for being such an inspiring person. Despite this unfortunate situation you find youself in, you continue to show positivity, objectivity, and unshakeable perseverance. Rather than filling this space with the anger and frustration you'd have every right to express, you choose to...
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    2020 gravity season

    Braking bumps on the popular trails are just part of the game at Creek, but if your hands hurt that much, something isnt right about your set up.
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    Book of Paul H

    I got a 10spd Zee shifter I can part with if needed , Max.
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    Book of Paul H

    I thought mostly the same way untill my broken ankle. Without gravel/rail trail type riding, I'd be stuck on the trainer. And for me, gravel > than trainer.
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    Book of Paul H

    How was that trail ?