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by cyclop
24 Sep 2020, 8:42pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Where,s this?
Replies: 5
Views: 207

Re: Where,s this?

Warm with your first guess
by cyclop
24 Sep 2020, 7:32pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Where,s this?
Replies: 5
Views: 207

Re: Where,s this?

Aye,a quiz.(clue here)
by cyclop
24 Sep 2020, 7:23pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Comparing my cycling performance to others
Replies: 12
Views: 578

Re: Comparing my cycling performance to others

Compared with me,68yr old with shrunken,rt. vastus medialis,pretty good.Compared to my mate Steve,70yr old,average.Compared to Chris,another cycling companion,not that good.Compared to John,ex fellrunner,mountaineer,kayaker,68yr old,averaging 12.5mph,very good......etc.etc.Do you see,pointless.How m...
by cyclop
24 Sep 2020, 6:42pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Where,s this?
Replies: 5
Views: 207

Where,s this?

Where,s this ?
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by cyclop
22 Sep 2020, 11:49am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Humber Men’s Bike
Replies: 6
Views: 288

Re: Humber Men’s Bike

I am thinking of buying a second hand bike for a friend. It is a Humber One Impact Light Weight mans bike. I have been trying to find out about the make but can’t find any Humber bikes. My concern is as to whether it will be in working order and whether you can still buy parts for it. The owner say...
by cyclop
17 Sep 2020, 6:08pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: what is the longest German word?
Replies: 72
Views: 6148

Re: what is the longest German word?

Obergruppenfuhrerhygeinisherwasserkurchenmann.......chief cook and bottlewasher,me. :wink:
by cyclop
15 Sep 2020, 7:06pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Sticky STI levers
Replies: 15
Views: 568

Re: Sticky STI levers

Broken cable or bits of cable in the internals or bits of the internals even.? I,m assuming,of course,you,ve replaced inners and outer cables.
by cyclop
15 Sep 2020, 6:53am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: The whole glasses thing
Replies: 87
Views: 2626

Re: The whole glasses thing

That was £550 up the Swanny! Excuse me!!£ 550!!!! for glasses,made of what exactly? The replacements for the ones I broke were £550. There are Varifocals - not basic frames but not the most expensive either. I don’t think my prescription is particularly complex. This was from Boots Opticians. I’ve ...
by cyclop
14 Sep 2020, 8:23am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: The whole glasses thing
Replies: 87
Views: 2626

Re: The whole glasses thing

TrevA wrote: That was £550 up the Swanny!

Excuse me!!£ 550!!!! for glasses,made of what exactly?
by cyclop
13 Sep 2020, 7:43am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Cheap cassettes
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Re: Cheap cassettes

I have a Sunrace one that was, a month ago, half the price of a Shimano 105 spec with a similar weight, can't remember which way. Faultless Interesting,may give it a try next time. I thought I,d try my cheap cassette on my mtb(where I,d got the old shimano one from) and guess what,the changing is f...
by cyclop
12 Sep 2020, 2:32pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Cheap cassettes
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Re: Cheap cassettes

mattsccm wrote:I have a Sunrace one that was, a month ago, half the price of a Shimano 105 spec with a similar weight, can't remember which way. Faultless

Interesting,may give it a try next time.
by cyclop
12 Sep 2020, 10:22am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Cheap cassettes
Replies: 5
Views: 289

Cheap cassettes

Having built up a winter bike with a new transmission in the spring,it got sidelined in the good weather before the glitches were sorted.Just took it out this week and gear changing was off.Tweaked the usual adjustments,new cables etc..........no change.Whilst pondering this ,it occured to me I ,d p...
by cyclop
9 Sep 2020, 5:15pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: quote facility
Replies: 24
Views: 656

Re: quote facility

Thats better,in a proper box now.Thankyou all for your suggestions.
by cyclop
9 Sep 2020, 5:13pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: quote facility
Replies: 24
Views: 656

Re: quote facility

cyclop wrote:Thanks navara
by cyclop
9 Sep 2020, 5:11pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: quote facility
Replies: 24
Views: 656

Re: quote facility

Thanks navara,simple method ,works.Cheers.