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by delilah
14 Nov 2020, 4:53pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Brooks Saddles B17 & Professional
Replies: 0
Views: 230

Brooks Saddles B17 & Professional

Brooks Professional Brown with Chrome rivets good condition £40
Brooks B17 Champion Narrow Black excellent condition £45
by delilah
12 Nov 2020, 4:13pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Daylight lights
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Daylight lights

I've just bought one of these from Merlin. £20 Well pleased with it and you can buy a fitting to mount it on your helmet Moon Comet x-Pro re –chargeable front light
by delilah
10 Nov 2020, 4:00pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Orro bikes
Replies: 0
Views: 166

Orro bikes

As things stand we won’t be spending the winter in Spain I therefore reasoned that I needed a winter bike. I had a list of things I wanted around £1,500, hydraulic disc brakes mudguard and rack fittings lightweight ability to fit wide tyres and low gearing. (I would have liked a Cannondale Topstone ...
by delilah
10 Nov 2020, 3:26pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Dupuytren's contracture
Replies: 43
Views: 996

Re: Dupuytren's contracture

Mick I have this condition but its not as far advanced as yours. At the moment it is not hindering my cycling or playing golf (that has always been bad!) Mainly cosmetic I think I've been able to slow down the spread of this ailment by trying to massage and stretch out my fingers and back of the han...
by delilah
3 Nov 2020, 3:15pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 32h Airlite front hub
Replies: 6
Views: 333

Re: 32h Airlite front hub

I have one of these. 32 hole hub. I'm not sure if its an Airlite but if it's not then its certainly a good copy. Very bright and nicely chromed
by delilah
1 Nov 2020, 10:14pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Smart Turbo Trainer
Replies: 1
Views: 129

Re: Smart Turbo Trainer

Have you looked on E-Bay there are loads of them on there, but you'll have to pay top whack for them!
by delilah
30 Oct 2020, 4:11pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Shimano 105 FC R7000 Compact Chain set 50-34 172.5mm cranks
Replies: 0
Views: 266

Shimano 105 FC R7000 Compact Chain set 50-34 172.5mm cranks

Shimano 105 FC R7000 Compact Chain set 50-34 172.5mm cranks 11 Speed Black This chainset was taken off my new bike this morning. (I replaced it with a chainset with 170mm cranks.) This chain set has done exactly 50 dry miles and is therefore in excellent condition. If you want it then be quick as it...
by delilah
23 Oct 2020, 7:40pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Should there be any play in a Headset ?
Replies: 22
Views: 996


No. But how to adjust it depends whether you have Ahead or threaded/quill stem?
by delilah
20 Oct 2020, 7:27pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Re-chroming
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: Re-chroming

I have used these in Failsworth between Manchester and Oldham They do a good job their prices are reasonable and turn round fairly quick. ... 94258.html
by delilah
5 Oct 2020, 5:04pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Evans Cycles poor customer service
Replies: 2
Views: 616

Re: Evans Cycles poor customer service

To give them credit I have always found the shop at the Velodrome to be very helpful. But I wonder why their service has dipped? Could it be anything to do with their recent takeover by.....?
by delilah
8 Jul 2020, 3:50pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Cycle training for all!
Replies: 27
Views: 900

Re: Cycle training for all!

+ For Si. I totally agree. Having been a Bikeability instructor for over 15 years I'm now packing it in! I'm not prepared to accept all the new rules, responsibilities and re-train for the "new " qualification for £60 a day. I know lots of instructors of the same mind. The kids are great a...
by delilah
2 Jul 2020, 8:54pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: post lockdown holiday
Replies: 2
Views: 285

Re: post lockdown holiday

I like the New Forest but I've already made plans for this year. Is it on the same time each year?
by delilah
21 Jun 2020, 4:29pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Improving prformance in elderly.
Replies: 120
Views: 3051

Re: Improving prformance in elderly.

You're doing really well, don't beat yourself up! We have a vets ride in our club with a few over 80's speed is not a part of it, its just being out in the fresh air and enjoying the company. You'd be welcome on any of my audax events 200 or 100 we'd have no problems waiting till you'd finished. Kee...