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by KM2
17 Jul 2019, 3:40pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: E bikes
Replies: 6
Views: 334

Re: E bikes

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Trying to hold a bent phone case down.
by KM2
17 Jul 2019, 1:31pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: E bikes
Replies: 6
Views: 334

Re: E bikes

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Come in his and hers, if I’m allowed to say that..
by KM2
17 Jul 2019, 10:45am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: E bikes
Replies: 6
Views: 334

E bikes

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Who would want an e bike, when you can have one of these?
Think of all the cheap petrol they’ll have to unload when everyone goes electric!!
by KM2
12 Jul 2019, 6:37pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Somethings rumbling.
Replies: 20
Views: 720

Re: Somethings rumbling.

When you do the cones, set them up slightly lose. Then when you tighten the wheel into the frame it will compress slightly and become tighter. Setting it up perfectly outside the frame leads to a slightly tight cup and cone.
by KM2
10 Jul 2019, 12:09am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: How to get a customised 10-sp Shimano cassette
Replies: 19
Views: 959

Re: How to get a customised 10-sp Shimano cassette

Cassettes are available with 16 or 18 smallest sprocket and individual cogs. Dismantling the old one will give you a variety of options. BBB, Miche are cassette options. Try eBay
53*18 is a reasonable gear, are going to do more than 28 mph?
by KM2
9 Jul 2019, 9:39am
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Are my times average or good
Replies: 15
Views: 997

Re: Are my times average or good

I agree with Cugel Listen to the body it will tell you what is happening and when you should back off. I’m a great believer in changing the cassette to suit the terrain. Use the big ring for normal riding and get a 16 smallest sprocket with one tooth jumps. You do most of your riding on a flat area,...
by KM2
8 Jul 2019, 5:00pm
Forum: Women's cycling interests
Topic: Hip pain!
Replies: 4
Views: 3091

Re: Hip pain!

Also make sure you are sitting high enough to get a decent pedal action.
by KM2
8 Jul 2019, 4:58pm
Forum: Women's cycling interests
Topic: Hip pain!
Replies: 4
Views: 3091

Re: Hip pain!

Are you sitting squarely on your saddle. It sounds like you are sitting with a tilted pelvis down on the pain free side and up on the pained side. This would mean you are recruiting the little muscles at the top of the thigh and also the one at the side which holds your pelvis level when standing on...
by KM2
11 Jun 2019, 3:32pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Trike conversion kit
Replies: 26
Views: 4372

Re: Trike conversion kit

Ever considered something like a Hase Ketwiesel? Comfy seat and balance problems solved.
by KM2
17 May 2019, 4:51pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Street machine frame
Replies: 0
Views: 2606

Street machine frame

Street machine frame for sale in the for sale area.
by KM2
18 Apr 2019, 10:36am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Poyner's of Wolverhampton
Replies: 23
Views: 15144

Re: Poyner's of Wolverhampton

If Dawes is stamped into the rear dropouts, isn't it likely to be a dawes resprayed at Poyners??
by KM2
1 Apr 2019, 10:43am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Eurosport
Replies: 7
Views: 1072

Re: Eurosport

Thanks for the help. I'll have a go at casting and then possibly a lead..
I do have a nowtv box but no app available for that.
by KM2
31 Mar 2019, 11:23am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Barry Barron frames
Replies: 13
Views: 1663

Re: Barry Barron frames

My brother still has a Barron. I always thought they were more a local builder, so you might try David Earth, South Holland, Lincs. Worth a try.
by KM2
31 Mar 2019, 9:42am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Eurosport
Replies: 7
Views: 1072

Eurosport

I watch the cycling classics on my tablet but was wondering if anyone has connected the tablet or phone to a larger screen tv? HDMI connection on the tv.