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by Herts Audax
20 Aug 2018, 6:04pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Countryside opening hours
Replies: 40
Views: 15935

Re: Countryside opening hours

If you find restrictive or misleading signs on the public bridleways then report it.
by Herts Audax
19 Aug 2018, 10:34pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Countryside opening hours
Replies: 40
Views: 15935

Re: Countryside opening hours

It is a public highway and you have the right to pass over that any time of day or night. Do what you wish. You might even want to report it to your local rights of way officers.
by Herts Audax
18 Aug 2018, 7:17pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Custom Wheel Builders
Replies: 36
Views: 1693

Re: Custom Wheel Builders

After encouragement from my husband and this forum (thanks, Brucey) I recently did my first wheel build, replacing a worn rear rim. It was a hub gear so I didn't have to worry about dishing. We already had a Spokey, my husband bodged a basic stand from an old roof rack, and with clip-on guides and ...
by Herts Audax
18 Aug 2018, 9:03am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Cyclists ignoring traffic lights
Replies: 233
Views: 19617

Re: Cyclists ignoring traffic lights

I see @chaddy has flounced off through a red light and driven down the pavement whilst looking at the forum on their phone.
by Herts Audax
17 Aug 2018, 10:31pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Custom Wheel Builders
Replies: 36
Views: 1693

Re: Custom Wheel Builders

Key to a good build is being methodical and patient as you iterate through the steps. The Musson book above is a good one. Take breaks any time you feel your patience or focus going.
by Herts Audax
17 Aug 2018, 5:22pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Compressionless brake housings for cable discs.
Replies: 135
Views: 3483

Re: Compressionless brake housings for cable discs.

I use the Jagwire outers and find the braking excellent.