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by Si
8 Jan 2007, 12:13pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: Running off my screen ?
Replies: 10
Views: 4184

Ctl mw will also make things better for me but then it makes the UIs on some of my other SW unreadable :cry: and it's a pain (i.e. I'm too lazy to keep changing it) Something that might help is if you changed the text "You have no new messages" to something like "no new messages"...
by Si
7 Jan 2007, 7:28pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: How old are CTC Forum people?
Replies: 66
Views: 11619

Well that made me feel young again :D
by Si
7 Jan 2007, 7:22pm
Forum: Using the Forum - request help : report difficulties
Topic: That box to the left..
Replies: 2
Views: 1700

That box to the left..

The one that has a blue bar: "Home" above it, with the box itself containing "Forum" "FAQ", "Search", Profile", etc

Could it be put elsewhere, as on some screen resolutions it takes up almost a third of the screen ?
by Si
7 Jan 2007, 7:09pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Best way to carry personal effects when touring?
Replies: 15
Views: 3420

I too would vote for a bar bag.

If you do have STI then all is not lost, in some cases they will still fit, and in those that don't then you can replace the gear cable with that flexi silver stuff (like what TMobile used) or a slightly modified rollijigtravel agent doodar.
by Si
5 Jan 2007, 8:46pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cheap bikes & tyres
Replies: 9
Views: 1741

I have a similar problem with bike parking: my bike has to stay locked up to a Sheffield Stand out side a university building all day - an ideal place for bike thieves due to the high number of people passing by and the fact that it's full of students so anyone acting suspiciously tends to blend in ...
by Si
5 Jan 2007, 7:55pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Travel Agent
Replies: 5
Views: 629

Re Tabanab's comments on fitting nearer the brake lever. This would seem to make sense: the 'downstream' part of the wire (lever end) moves more than the upstream part (brake end) thus any stretch in the wire will have more impact on the lever end, so it seems sensible to have this part as short as ...
by Si
5 Jan 2007, 7:48pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1080
Views: 273800

Real name: Si Age: 39 (at time of writing) "Occupation": Research archaeologist. Bikes: Roadie, road SS/fixed, road tourer, thing what I commute on, MTB, MTB-SS, tandem + various spare frames, groupsets, wheels, etc. Riding: mostly pleasure riding on the road, audaxes, club runs and off ro...