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by Tiberius
26 Aug 2015, 4:58pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Halfords Rant - Complete Spoke Failure
Replies: 21
Views: 3700

Re: Halfords Rant - Complete Spoke Failure

I know of two cases....Brand new bikes bought from Halfords, both returned within HOURS due to poor pre sale/delivery preparation. They were both bought by people who were not really into bikes and thought that they would be looked after by a major player like Halfords. I only got my hands on one of...
by Tiberius
19 Aug 2015, 7:26am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike reservation on train?
Replies: 23
Views: 2620

Re: Bike reservation on train?

Pal and geocycle.....Many thanks for the info......Very reassuring........ :D
by Tiberius
19 Aug 2015, 7:21am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Ortlieb bags rubbing their way thru alumn rack leg
Replies: 10
Views: 1326

Re: Ortlieb bags rubbing their way thru alumn rack leg

Same panniers...Topeak rack being eaten away nicely...... :shock:
by Tiberius
18 Aug 2015, 3:28pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Bike reservation on train?
Replies: 23
Views: 2620

Re: Bike reservation on train?

Picked up on this thread as I want to catch a train with my bike....Scarborough to Morecambe, then ride back. The best time (for me) to travel involves a Transpennine train to Leeds then a Northern Rail train to Morecambe. Transpennine say that I can make a reservation yet Northern Rail's web site s...
by Tiberius
31 Dec 2014, 8:57am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Gearing down a compact chainset
Replies: 9
Views: 1438

Re: Gearing down a compact chainset

I have just been through all of this with a Specialized Sirrus Comp....... :wink: I trawled the forums, hummed and hahhed, faffed with thoughts of medium V long cage mechs....I did my own head in !!!... :cry: Eventually.....11/32 cassette, Deore MTB mech, new chain.....Didn't cost that much, was eas...