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by bronco bill
8 Aug 2012, 11:26am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: repairing saddle
Replies: 2
Views: 1877

repairing saddle

the plastic on my saddle has split;foam rubber visible;asking how to stem split. :(
thanks :)
mike
by bronco bill
23 Jun 2012, 6:07pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Trailer or Panniers
Replies: 29
Views: 10159

Re: Trailer or Panniers

some interesting opinions on use of trailers;i use a trailer and find it just great,and in retrospect superior in my mind to pannier bags.one glitch is pushing it up hill;not to be enjoyed,and for this operation pannier bags would be far preferable
by bronco bill
5 Jun 2012, 12:13pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: msr pedals question
Replies: 0
Views: 1276

msr pedals question

ive a pair of msr ar3 pedals;i need to grease and adjust the bearings;unfortunetly i find it impossible to release the dust cap;does anyone,who owns such a model know the secret to doing so? please help :(
by bronco bill
31 May 2012, 10:16pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Extra-Wheel trailer advice
Replies: 16
Views: 5745

Re: Extra-Wheel trailer advice

for your future reference;i have used a burley trailer to carry 85 lbs,without any steering problem at all.it just rolls on track,brilliant :D
by bronco bill
10 Apr 2012, 10:45pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: bus with a bike
Replies: 1
Views: 1888

bus with a bike

anyone have any information on a bus service that allows your bike to travel with you;i believe the service is for continental travel,please
by bronco bill
10 Mar 2012, 1:20am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: sram wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 218

Re: sram wheels

much obliged brucey! :D
bronco bill
by bronco bill
9 Mar 2012, 6:26pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: sram wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 218

sram wheels

where can i find to buy the two jockey wheels for a sram derallieur gear.
by bronco bill
28 Feb 2012, 12:51am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: suspension seat post
Replies: 4
Views: 370

Re: suspension seat post

not sure of make;thanks for advice,ill check it out tomorrow :roll:
broncobill
by bronco bill
27 Feb 2012, 10:21pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: thorns on the camel trail
Replies: 9
Views: 1355

thorns on the camel trail

please be advised that on friday i received three punctures in thirty miles of cycling the camel trail;reason a hedge cutting operation;
by bronco bill
27 Feb 2012, 10:14pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: suspension seat post
Replies: 4
Views: 370

suspension seat post

hullo all;i find my suspension seatpost has developed a lot of horizontal play(as opposed to vertical play,that its designed to do) question is,can i adjust to tighten.
your answers please,with thanks :lol:
mike
by bronco bill
30 Apr 2011, 11:41pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: And all I wanted to do is quietly ride home
Replies: 40
Views: 4368

Re: And all I wanted to do is quietly ride home

many sympathies;the fact that they reacted the way they did when the window went,would point to the fact that they were a bunch of physocpaths,and sounds like the police were less than useless;youre better off without either therefore;id revel in my revenge,which u surely had!truely a act of god! :D
by bronco bill
27 Apr 2011, 10:15pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: How much weight do you carry?
Replies: 32
Views: 4441

Re: How much weight do you carry?

ive found that using a trailer is preferable to loaded pannier bags;advantages of a trailer is more space;tested i find a trailer easier to push up hills with than loaded panniers;also easier on the back!the long wheel of trailer/bike base may hold the clue.comments welcome. :D
by bronco bill
5 Apr 2011, 8:03pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: best tent for uk cycle touring.
Replies: 70
Views: 13500

Re: best tent for uk cycle touring.

id go for a robert saunders spacepacker,mark 1;i had one and found it to be superb;lots of room,plenty of storage space,and under flysheet cooking is easily supported; with both doors open u get a through draught,great in hot weather;i acquate the living space as a large patio!.try ebay for a bargai...
by bronco bill
27 Mar 2011, 8:43pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Frozen[sic] shoulder and physiotherapy
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: Frozen[sic] shoulder and physiotherapy

i have a ongoing shoulder problem,and due to ignorance on correct procedure to treat,have suiffered for many years;physchotherapy envigorates/strengthens the muscles;ice up to 8 hours a day for 20 mins a day is better than any pain killers;those rubber band exercise thingy was suggested by a medical...
by bronco bill
27 Mar 2011, 6:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Odd size crank arms
Replies: 5
Views: 718

Odd size crank arms

due to a lifetime of cycling with a groin injury i have to compensate my pedalling strokes;to explain;my riding position is lopsided,so consequently one side is shorter than the othe as i pedal the stroke.;iam contemplating using different size crank arms to compensate,and hopefully a more perfect b...