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by bikerboy
11 Jul 2009, 10:10pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: cyclist nearly knocked door off my car this morning
Replies: 32
Views: 2813

Re: cyclist nearly knocked door off my car this morning

so there i was, having driven back from a late night party, you know the type vodka, cocaine, prozzies etc. i opens me door and this clown nearly dents my precious car's door with his rib cage. :evil: what an idiot, he wasn't wearing either hi-viz or a helmet :roll: and like most car drivers they n...
by bikerboy
14 May 2009, 10:13pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: wheres your favourite ride
Replies: 20
Views: 976

wheres your favourite ride

mine is between petworth & chichester especially duncton hill on south downs
by bikerboy
14 May 2009, 10:00pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Do you wear a helmet?
Replies: 240
Views: 12935

Re: Do you wear a helmet?

no dont wear them, few years ago australians did a survey on lids and found
that they could also be the cause of death! (its a 50/50 thing)
by bikerboy
14 May 2009, 11:04am
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: £500 Hardtails
Replies: 8
Views: 1715

Re: £500 Hardtails

I'm sure that this one's been done before but what do people advise as the best bet for a £500 Hardtail? I don't do huge downhills but enjoy mainly bridleways (especially hilly rooty ones). Other reviews seem to suggest Rockhoppers, Giant XTC 3.5, Kona Hoss etc. - what do people think? i have a kon...
by bikerboy
13 May 2009, 9:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: saddlebags what do people use???
Replies: 30
Views: 1589

Re: saddlebags what do people use???

I cant decide which saddle bag to go for so resort to askign around for best experiences etc from the forum members. Typically I ride Audax 200km most weeknds with a view to attempting longer distances once the warmer weather is here! Prefer to stick to Carradice but they have so much on offer plea...
by bikerboy
13 May 2009, 12:57pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Re: bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos

UrbanManc wrote:Aren't some thermos flasks still made of glass (inside that is) :roll:


yes they are, but you would use a stainless
by bikerboy
12 May 2009, 9:38pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: emergency puncture repair
Replies: 9
Views: 674

emergency puncture repair

hi all,
just wondered what others out there use in an emergency say used up all your patches innertubes etc
what else could you use eg gum,
by bikerboy
12 May 2009, 9:28pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Re: bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos

kwkirby02 wrote:Try http://www.bikebuddy.co.uk/
Kevin



much appreciated :)
by bikerboy
12 May 2009, 9:21pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos
Replies: 5
Views: 329

bottle cage for 2 ltr thermos

does anyone know if i can get a bottle cage holder for a 2 ltr thermos flask

thanks in advance