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by WOOLIFERKINS
7 Mar 2013, 9:59am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: which adjustable spanner?
Replies: 34
Views: 4079

Re: which adjustable spanner?

Adjustable spanner = always the wrong size. Put it in the scrap bin with pump action screwdrivers and get the right size spanner </rant>
by WOOLIFERKINS
7 Mar 2013, 9:55am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Unclipping difficulties
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Re: Unclipping difficulties

Get some Speedplays ;)
by WOOLIFERKINS
7 Mar 2013, 9:51am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Which tyres ?
Replies: 11
Views: 647

Re: Which tyres ?

Gatorskins. I use them winter and summer, kept properly inflated I find them great on my rural commutes and club runs.
by WOOLIFERKINS
1 Mar 2013, 2:46pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Squeaking Sram hubgear
Replies: 37
Views: 3121

Re: Squeaking Sram hubgear

PM inbound!
by WOOLIFERKINS
1 Mar 2013, 12:32pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Squeaking Sram hubgear
Replies: 37
Views: 3121

Re: Squeaking Sram hubgear

Just linked the thread to SRAM Tech in the UK. Let's see if we get a reply
by WOOLIFERKINS
1 Mar 2013, 12:26pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Squeaking Sram hubgear
Replies: 37
Views: 3121

Re: Squeaking Sram hubgear

Which hub is it?
by WOOLIFERKINS
1 Feb 2013, 12:48pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Multitools . . . Are they any good?
Replies: 89
Views: 4737

Re: Multitools . . . Are they any good?

Gaz you have made me a happy man. I thought I was the only person still carrying a Kooltool around. At the time it was the only multitool with a chain breaker and has earned its' price rescuing people on club runs over the years. I take a mini Leatherman away on tour for the sidecutters and pliers. ...
by WOOLIFERKINS
28 Dec 2012, 11:45am
Forum: Stolen, Lost, Found, etc.
Topic: Kinesis Easton Maxlight Stolen
Replies: 0
Views: 44612

Kinesis Easton Maxlight Stolen

Kinesis Easton Maxlite has been stolen from Wantage, Oxfordshire sometime over the Christmas week. http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-ElDVhffte9w/UN1fpCcLSvI/AAAAAAAAADM/gv_y1RE6tNA/s320/WenMaxlite.jpg Details: Easton Maxlite XC 42cm frame Diamond Black SRAM mixed group with FSA Gamma drive triple chainset A...
by WOOLIFERKINS
27 Dec 2012, 3:05pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Veloce brakes
Replies: 32
Views: 2395

Re: Veloce brakes

I've got the skeletons on my commuter no issues at all. Swapped the pads out to KoolStop dual compound on the first change as I do with all pads.

Neil
by WOOLIFERKINS
19 Dec 2012, 9:43am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Formula Brakes and Shimano Discs
Replies: 10
Views: 354

Re: Formula Brakes and Shimano Discs

Oro/The One disc just measured at 2mm thick
by WOOLIFERKINS
7 Dec 2012, 12:26pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Ajustable stems
Replies: 16
Views: 1980

Re: Ajustable stems

Both BBB and XLC make adjustable stems that are considerably cheaper than the Deda stem. there is very little difference in operation weight or range.
by WOOLIFERKINS
13 Nov 2012, 10:40am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7243
Views: 354362

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Head lice
by WOOLIFERKINS
13 Nov 2012, 10:35am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: BEST THERMAL SOCKS
Replies: 20
Views: 6344

Re: BEST THERMAL SOCKS

One more for the wool campaign. It is my greatest improvement in foot comfort since dropping toe straps for clipless