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  Topic: Five Strip & Rebuild, ready for spring
jgmu97

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PostForum: Readers Rides   Posted: Thu Sep 04, 2014 9:18 pm   Subject: Five Strip & Rebuild, ready for spring
With all that time off riding, surely you have enough time to get the graphics on the tyre inline with the graphics on the rim matching both front and back Wink Laughing Bike looks very nice tho Very Happy
  Topic: Worth a look.
jgmu97

Replies: 1
Views: 2087

PostForum: At The Movies.   Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:07 pm   Subject: Worth a look.
Saw this on Pinkbike earlier,

Must admit, it does look rather entertaining! Very Happy
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 9:04 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
Afternoon, I've got the stem and need to do some measuring. I was however taken out on a "boozy lunch" today so bear with me...

But by my reckoning in my current "condition" it ...
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Tue Sep 02, 2014 1:42 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
I've had a word with my mate and he's still got the stem - it's off an old Peugeot Pantera so guess it fits your retro requirement!

He just needs to dig it out for me and I'll measure up. Might ne ...
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 10:56 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
I understand what you're saying but TBH, you won't really need the super-swift response of a D/H length stem on a road bike as there are far less surface hazards.

Also (and purely from a personal p ...
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:54 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
In quill road, apart from the Cinelli 2A track sprinter range, virtually all were zero rize, i.e. parallel to the ground.

Try this ...

http://www.planetx.co.uk/i/q/ST3TQUID/3ttt-quid-quill-stem ...
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 5:58 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
Shiiiiiit,

I knew there was something else...

Ideally, i want the stem to look retro and it to have a negative rise... My current stem is a riser and it not only looks awful but is too high an ...
  Topic: WANTED - Quill Stem
jgmu97

Replies: 14
Views: 2940

PostForum: Road Bike Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 5:35 pm   Subject: WANTED - Quill Stem
Sorry for being so old fashioned... Maybe some of you hard beaten roadies might have a few in the old spares box from the good old days?

I'm looking for a Quill Stem to finish off my Fixie. Require ...
  Topic: Faulty Folding tyre?
jgmu97

Replies: 7
Views: 1900

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:33 pm   Subject: Faulty Folding tyre?
I get this if i've had my tyres off the bike for awhile. I put them on the bike and it looks like the wheel is buckled. I think its just due to the tyre being out of shape...
  Topic: What to carry on a ride
jgmu97

Replies: 15
Views: 6037

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 4:58 pm   Subject: What to carry on a ride
Off the top of my head:

Ordnance Survey Map
First Aid Kit
Mini Pump
Spare Tube
Tyre Levers
Glueless Patch Kit
Multi Tool
T25 Tool
Couple of zip ties
Chain Tool
Spare Gear Cable
Qu ...
  Topic: upgrading basic drivetrain
jgmu97

Replies: 2
Views: 1023

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 12:18 am   Subject: upgrading basic drivetrain
If you're going to upgrade the drivetrain properly, then it would probably be a better idea to switch it all to 10 speed stuff. This is now the standard and 9 speed stuff is soon to be a thing of the ...
  Topic: Rear derailleur issue, please help.
jgmu97

Replies: 7
Views: 1735

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Wed Aug 27, 2014 10:02 pm   Subject: Rear derailleur issue, please help.
Looks f***ed.

Either a bent Mech or bent Hanger..

Either way, whatevers broken will need replacing. I'd be hoping its the mech hanger as they are cheaper and easier to replace, however from the ...
  Topic: sorry but its another nukey- UPDATE....
jgmu97

Replies: 17
Views: 7520

PostForum: Readers Rides   Posted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:47 pm   Subject: sorry but its another nukey- UPDATE....
You still got your Tranny aswell or you selling it to put money towards this build?
  Topic: sorry but its another nukey- UPDATE....
jgmu97

Replies: 17
Views: 7520

PostForum: Readers Rides   Posted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 5:52 pm   Subject: sorry but its another nukey- UPDATE....
Looks lovely Very Happy

Liking the attention to detail with the Fork and Shock decals !
  Topic: Which tyre (on a budget)
jgmu97

Replies: 1
Views: 768

PostForum: The Workshop   Posted: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:25 am   Subject: Which tyre (on a budget)
Rubber Queen / Trail King?

Absolutely cracking tyre, can be had within the price bracket. Run them Front and Rear and for Trail Tyres, they're great. Have quite abit of rolling resistance on the r ...
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