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  Topic: What chain ?
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Tue Aug 02, 2016 6:28 pm   Subject: What chain ?
So flicking through eBay trying to get my bike sorted within the next week and I don't have a clue on chains

Had cheap before but I just snap them so want something decent to fit my Scott aspect 5 ...
  Topic: Looking for a new back pack for commuting
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sat Sep 27, 2014 3:21 pm   Subject: Looking for a new back pack for commuting
Looking for new backpack

Something that I can carry my work gear aswell as food and pref like a camel back system

Must be water proof

And have a phone pocket for headphones for when ridin ...
  Topic: Inner tubes with 'slime' or similar
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sat Sep 27, 2014 3:16 pm   Subject: Inner tubes with 'slime' or similar
Had slime tubes one completely popped open. On a corner on the road bloody scary and the other got a puncture

Not impressed by them at all

Friend recommended Kevlar liner with normal tubes
...
  Topic: Wheel Help
Wegotitugetit

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Wed Sep 10, 2014 7:17 pm   Subject: Wheel Help
Need a new rear wheel thanks to a complete idiot taxi driver almost wiping me out

now I'm unsure on specs to order the correct one but i know it is a centre mount disc type and 26 inch


now t ...
  Topic: Winter gear
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sun Sep 07, 2014 8:23 pm   Subject: Winter gear
What do use during winter to keep warm while riding

I'm looking for gear when I come back off holiday in 4 weeks time
I start work at 6 so leave house at 5 in the morning when it's nice and cold ...
  Topic: SEAT CLAMP SIZES HELP
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:13 pm   Subject: SEAT CLAMP SIZES HELP
Quick answer, doesn't it have the size stamped on the inside of your existing clamp??

so it does

35mm so guess 34.9 will be ok lol

all ways been bmx not mountain bike so little lost with a ...
  Topic: Multi - Tool on a Budget
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:01 pm   Subject: Multi - Tool on a Budget
have a look at these

http://www.bikeit.co.uk/24-tool-virtual-mobile-workshop-zero12.html

i use to be a bike it dealer on the motocross side and spoke to rep to get a tool kit and he suggested ...
  Topic: SEAT CLAMP SIZES HELP
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Sun Sep 07, 2014 6:58 pm   Subject: SEAT CLAMP SIZES HELP
as in title where is the correct place to measure the clamp

i have taken the clamp and off and measured the outer pole and it is around 33mm

I'm looking at the superstar clamps £15 in gold ...
  Topic: New Forks Help
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Thu Apr 10, 2014 1:06 pm   Subject: New Forks Help
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Rockshox-Recon-Gold-Solo-Air-Mountain-Bike-S uspension-Forks-100mm-Travel-/261444759895?pt=UK_sportsleisure_cycling _bikeparts_SR&hash=item3cdf527157


something like th ...
  Topic: New Forks Help
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Thu Apr 10, 2014 12:53 pm   Subject: New Forks Help
theres a discussion about it here:

http://forums.mtbr.com/specialized/2011-hardrock-sport-fork-upgrade-69 1325.html

thanks ill have a read of it
  Topic: New Forks Help
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Thu Apr 10, 2014 12:52 pm   Subject: New Forks Help
Frames usually are allowed a 10% increase in travel without it voiding the warranty. I say you'll be alright with 100mm, but no more. Specialized frames are pretty decent

I went down the same route ...
  Topic: New Forks Help
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Thu Apr 10, 2014 12:07 pm   Subject: New Forks Help
Check the frame can take longer travel forks. A lot of bikes come with the max length fork the frame can take.

sorry to sound daft but what do i need to check that do i need to strip it down ?? or ...
  Topic: New Forks Help
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:39 am   Subject: New Forks Help
hi guys i have a specialised hard rock 2011 i believe

anyway I'm after changing the forks 2 reasons they are weeping oil slightly now that could be down to the fact I'm 19 stone ( loosing it th ...
  Topic: Which Forks ???
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 2:25 pm   Subject: Which Forks ???
current forks

SR Suntour SF11-XCT-V3-DS-26, 80mm, 1 piece alloy lower, 28mm Hi-Ten stanchions, coil/mcu spring with preload adjust and 1 1/8 stem

i looking for another set of forks used would ...
  Topic: Cateye Stealth 50 GPS Computer HELP PLEASE
Wegotitugetit

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PostForum: Biking Gear   Posted: Mon Sep 23, 2013 1:07 pm   Subject: Cateye Stealth 50 GPS Computer HELP PLEASE
What operating system you got on the pc?

When you plug it in, does it recognise the usb device?

Are you plugging it in directly to the pc, or through a usb hub?

windoze 7 and on the mac lates ...
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