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by boxerman
24 Jul 2017, 6:12pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: adjusting weinmann centrepull brakes
Replies: 16
Views: 4600

Re: adjusting weinmann centrepull brakes

Thanks one and all; I'm attempting to adjust my Weinemann centre-pulls, after fitting new blocks, tyres and mudguards onto my venerable Raleigh Clubman. None of my 'clamp' possibilities are skinny enough, or shallow enough to fit without bending spokes, which of course is a no-no. Despite replacing ...
by boxerman
5 Dec 2016, 12:45pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Please avoid creating a target for legal threats
Replies: 23
Views: 73249

Re: Please avoid creating a target for legal threats

Hello, I'm new here. Having just read this thread, I have to say that Graham and Vorpal are absolutely correct; one cannot badmouth legal commercial entities with no expectation of comebacks. Psamathe is right on the money - when I was doing an MBA back in 2000, on the marketing module we had it dru...
by boxerman
23 Nov 2016, 6:18pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Replacement pedals needed - advice please
Replies: 13
Views: 1091

Re: Replacement pedals needed - advice please

Hey, thanks everyone!

Very grateful for the plethora of good advice.

Glad to be part of the clan at long last (I was waiting for the senior membership rate!)

Cheers

Mike
by boxerman
23 Nov 2016, 11:11am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Replacement pedals needed - advice please
Replies: 13
Views: 1091

Replacement pedals needed - advice please

Hello one and all - new to CTC - just joined! I have a one year old Bergamont recreational all terrain bike. I stood on one of the pedals recently and managed to break the plastic foot platform, so as a stop gap measure, I put my rat traps on from my Trek hybrid. Problem is, I'm restricted to traine...