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by fishfright
29 Apr 2019, 12:43pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: ...who buys this stuff?
Replies: 53
Views: 2561

Re: ...who buys this stuff?

I've had a break from this forum for a little while and in my absence this place has become a clone of Pistonheads Forum . GTFUP
by fishfright
16 Aug 2018, 8:12am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: 11-speed cassette/freehub compatibility Campy vs Shimano
Replies: 15
Views: 1044

Re: 11-speed cassette/freehub compatibility Campy vs Shimano

Excuse me if I'm incorrect but isnt the spacing on 11spd cassettes identical so the neutral service motorbikes only have to carry one style of wheel ?
by fishfright
28 Jun 2017, 10:59pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: MTB flat pedals - any recommendations?
Replies: 25
Views: 24238

Re: MTB flat pedals - any recommendations?

Another one for DMR V8's. Still happily using a 16yr old pair
by fishfright
5 Jun 2017, 3:09pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Manchester
Replies: 182
Views: 16773

Re: Manchester

When your homes and communities are attacked from the air by planes and drones and you have no way of protecting yourselves or fighting back how long would you let this continue before you felt driven to act ? How many friends and family would you let die without you act in the only way open to you?...
by fishfright
4 May 2017, 10:17am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Athletics...
Replies: 9
Views: 1066

Re: Athletics...

If they do this I will totally believe all athletes are now 100% clean /s
by fishfright
27 Apr 2017, 10:47pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Lego Bike Shop
Replies: 12
Views: 612

Re: Lego Bike Shop

Pt 2
by fishfright
19 Apr 2017, 9:48pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bullbars.....(Show us yours?)
Replies: 82
Views: 20649

Re: Bullbars.....(Show us yours?)

Gattonero wrote:Should we rename this thread? :wink:


I suggest " Yet another innocuous thread derailed by the usual suspects"
by fishfright
19 Apr 2017, 10:39am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Make Your choice of Political leader
Replies: 49
Views: 1785

Re: Make Your choice of Political leader

Too shoot or vote for ?

Vote, I'd vote for any living creature before Thatcher so Blair by default.


Shoot, Blair because the witch is already dead.
by fishfright
4 Apr 2017, 12:45pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Those with shortened cranks
Replies: 109
Views: 26270

Re: Those with shortened cranks

@Brucey Head for York rally and have a demo at the ICE / Bikefix stands , you may enjoy it and give you practical experience of the why's and wherefores. If nothing else it's an experience.
by fishfright
14 Mar 2017, 9:25pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Indyref2
Replies: 227
Views: 5251

Re: Indyref2

I hope the Scot's get their independence finally. By doing this they may escape the several centuries of pay back heading for the English in our isolated, no friends left, state post Brexit. Yes but we are the English and everyone loves us really ...... really ? If you're daft enough to believe this...
by fishfright
14 Mar 2017, 9:12pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: If you had a £1000
Replies: 95
Views: 5801

Re: If you had a £1000

I'd keep saving and get a low racer, or another trike
by fishfright
14 Mar 2017, 5:26pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: 29 incher - all hype?
Replies: 63
Views: 70463

Re: 29 incher - all hype?

Manc33 wrote:I was referring to pyramids we cannot build today.



Are these the ones in Egypt , which we could build anytime, or the ones offa that youtube what have magic powers etc ?
by fishfright
8 Mar 2017, 8:54pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Those with shortened cranks
Replies: 109
Views: 26270

Re: Those with shortened cranks

I went from 175mm on my Trice Classic which felt too long from the off. I swapped them out for some very cheap 155mm's which had a really wide and slightly off centre ( wrong bb?) . I then fitted some 160mm Stronglights that feel fine. On my VTX I specced the 152mm Lasco's and they were lovely from ...
by fishfright
6 Mar 2017, 4:09pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Disc brake performance
Replies: 199
Views: 8818

Re: Disc brake performance

On mountain bikes disks , like helmets, work brilliantly. Bizarrely there is an opinion that once on tarmac both are terrible failures, go figure.
by fishfright
28 Feb 2017, 4:01pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: Foe'd question
Replies: 6
Views: 9167

Re: Foe'd question

Cheers for the input everyone , i'll just have to suck it up and ignore his depressing rant threads . Psamathe it isnt you :)