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http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j171/mdanielwalter/Lancin.jpg

W4LTER, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 06:01 (eleven years ago) Permalink

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2312/1595206005_ecbd608961_b.jpg

Steve Shasta, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 06:07 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Although this photo is old and it no longer has these wheels or tyres on it and my daily ride to work is my Raleigh beater which I haven't photographed properly yet.

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/23/25530416_424dc3f076.jpg

Ed, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 06:41 (eleven years ago) Permalink

beautiful rear triangle Ed

Steve Shasta, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 06:50 (eleven years ago) Permalink

oo i can't wait to post new bike, i'll post track bike later

cutty, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 12:03 (eleven years ago) Permalink

walter is that the cinelli RAM seatpost?

cutty, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 12:07 (eleven years ago) Permalink

shaster, is that lever one of these: http://www.paulcomp.com/E-lever2.jpg

gbx, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:25 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Is the horse for scale?

Laurel, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:37 (eleven years ago) Permalink

repost cause why not

work:
http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1295/697930522_0695bf671c.jpg

play:
http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1172/697058605_72a6530a33.jpg

ledge, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:39 (eleven years ago) Permalink

nice!

cutty, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:48 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Hmm I've only just noticed, the trance seems tp have a longer wheelbase than the kona even though it's a smaller frame.

ledge, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:52 (eleven years ago) Permalink

why does ddb have dual-suspension kona....in NYC???

gbx, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 14:54 (eleven years ago) Permalink

good eye gbx... except my e-lever is monotone in anodyzed aluminum.

Steve Shasta, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 15:05 (eleven years ago) Permalink

he is a singletrack bandit

cutty, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 15:13 (eleven years ago) Permalink

http://img452.imageshack.us/img452/3421/gitane6sd.jpg

Hunt3r, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 19:02 (eleven years ago) Permalink

cutty, yes ram seatpost.

W4LTER, Wednesday, 17 October 2007 21:14 (eleven years ago) Permalink

That thing needs a wash. Not been properly fettled for about, um, 18 months or something either, eep.

NickB, Thursday, 18 October 2007 12:58 (eleven years ago) Permalink

I LOVE VOODOO BIKES. NICE NICK

ddb, Thursday, 18 October 2007 13:04 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Thanks, it's a really nice springy frame and that geometry is just spot on for me.

NickB, Thursday, 18 October 2007 13:09 (eleven years ago) Permalink

My stuff isn't as nice as anyone else's here (never should have sold my Kona Chute) but here is my eternal-work-in-progress cruiser:

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/64/153409387_375da612e5.jpg

Someday I'll have one of my new/old road bike.

dan m, Thursday, 18 October 2007 18:31 (eleven years ago) Permalink

I love that frame.

W4LTER, Thursday, 18 October 2007 21:28 (eleven years ago) Permalink

The extra mixte for your money is hilarious. Did you put that saddle on it, Dan??

Laurel, Thursday, 18 October 2007 21:31 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Hahaha no! It came pretty much as you see it. I replaced the back tire when it blew, and put my old kona's flats on it when I broke one of the pedals.

A shop I took it to once said it's a Japanese frame, but I have no idea what brand. The mixte bar was added by a previous owner.

dan m, Friday, 19 October 2007 13:41 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Welcome our new arrival, 5.2 pounds, 58 cm long:

http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/6034/img0177gn0.jpg

The fork alone is 2.2 pounds (uncut)! I'm gonna use my old Redline fork, which is a pound less.

Hunt3r, Friday, 19 October 2007 16:14 (eleven years ago) Permalink

MORE PICS PLZ...IRO'S HAVE HEAD BADGES NOW?

ddb, Friday, 19 October 2007 16:46 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Nice badge, and only one small brand decal facing forward on the seat tube.

Hunt3r, Friday, 19 October 2007 16:57 (eleven years ago) Permalink

when you say "our" to whom are you referring

cutty, Friday, 19 October 2007 17:09 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Me, only to parody birth announcement

Hunt3r, Friday, 19 October 2007 17:18 (eleven years ago) Permalink

omg my new bike is here without WHEELS, HELP

cutty, Saturday, 20 October 2007 12:43 (eleven years ago) Permalink

put wheels on?

emsk, Saturday, 20 October 2007 15:29 (eleven years ago) Permalink

cannot put track hub on road bike

cutty, Saturday, 20 October 2007 16:22 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Time to visit the bike nursery, where they grow parts in cabbages!

Laurel, Saturday, 20 October 2007 17:06 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Try bicyclewheels.com

Super Cub, Saturday, 20 October 2007 21:03 (eleven years ago) Permalink

bicyclewheels.com

Super Cub, Saturday, 20 October 2007 21:03 (eleven years ago) Permalink

That was a bad link

bicyclewheels.com

Super Cub, Saturday, 20 October 2007 21:05 (eleven years ago) Permalink

waiting for my mavic connect to come thru

cutty, Saturday, 20 October 2007 21:53 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Even if I had a proper pic of my bike (rather than a catalogue pic) I wouldn't post it cos you mocked Trek road bikes on the dead squirrel thread :(

Mark C, Monday, 22 October 2007 13:26 (eleven years ago) Permalink

everyone seems to hate Trek roadbikes! I have never ridden one myself.

I hear a lot of dudes hating Cannondale too.

I'm happy with my no-name cycleurope taiwanese thing tho. Paid $500 for the frame (which was a total bargain in mah opinon). Columbus Airplane tubing.

W4LTER, Monday, 22 October 2007 21:27 (eleven years ago) Permalink

TREK/SPECIALIZED...THE COKE AND PEPSI OF CYCLING. (TREK BEING PEPSI, EWWWW)

ddb, Monday, 22 October 2007 21:42 (eleven years ago) Permalink

Oh, it's easy.

Not saying the characterizations are true or fair.

Mocked for being luxury bikes-you sure you wanna lay that down, dude?(aka you see these in Masters races)
Seven, Colnago, Merlin

Mocked for being the only bikes wannabes/yuppies know (aka you see these in 4s races):
Trek, Cdale, Specialized, Lemond

Snark safe "cheap" mass market bikes:
Giant, Fuji

Hunt3r, Monday, 22 October 2007 21:56 (eleven years ago) Permalink

where does INDY FAB come into this?

or VANILLA?

also: CUTTY BRO, AT LEAST SHOW US A MOCKUP OF YR BIKE, FFS. THROW THE TRACK WHEELS IN THERE JUST FOR SHOW

river wolf, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:01 (eleven years ago) Permalink

aka you see these in Masters races

so, so true.

W4LTER, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:03 (eleven years ago) Permalink

And lots of Assos apparel.

W4LTER, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:06 (eleven years ago) Permalink

yeah, if PI is overpriced high end, then Assos is like super luxe.

Bike bro wear:
Verge
Garneau
Giordana if so sponsored

Hunt3r, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:10 (eleven years ago) Permalink

these guys make great stuff, and their factory is v close to me. They always have great seconds. Like nice bib and brace knicks for like $50.

W4LTER, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:13 (eleven years ago) Permalink

INDEPENDENT DUDES R FROM FAT CITY CYCLES = BROS 4 LIFE! ALSO THE DUDE THAT DOES THE ANT BIKES (BEAUTIFUL) IS FROM IF (I THINK)?

THE VANILLA BIKES ARE ALSO BEAUTIFUL, NOT A FAN OF THEIR STEM/BAR SITUATION, IF THEY ARE STILL DOING THAT.

ddb, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:20 (eleven years ago) Permalink

I FORGOTT. WHO ARE MODS ON THIS BOARD AGAIN??

W4LTER, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:22 (eleven years ago) Permalink

me and cutty

river wolf, Monday, 22 October 2007 22:30 (eleven years ago) Permalink

that's like, not even a street tho, how u have streetview?

dead precedents politics as usual (Hunt3r), Wednesday, 9 November 2011 14:54 (seven years ago) Permalink

Google Footpathview. Surely we will have Singletrackview by 2014?

Lars and the Lulu Girl (NickB), Wednesday, 9 November 2011 15:05 (seven years ago) Permalink

80cm!!

Planningtocockblock (haitch), Friday, 11 November 2011 03:05 (seven years ago) Permalink

they make 36ers you know sheesh

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Friday, 11 November 2011 04:22 (seven years ago) Permalink

My new commuter: http://i.imgur.com/GM335.jpg

citation needed (Steve Shasta), Friday, 11 November 2011 18:48 (seven years ago) Permalink

lol

am0n, Friday, 11 November 2011 18:51 (seven years ago) Permalink

luv yr basket

tehresa, Saturday, 12 November 2011 05:29 (seven years ago) Permalink

one month passes...
two weeks pass...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v472/birdnestsoup/DSCF8777.jpg

^ This is what my eldest will wake up to tomorrow morning. So excited, and that's just me.

Derartu Cthulhu (NickB), Saturday, 21 January 2012 00:28 (six years ago) Permalink

RAD

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Saturday, 21 January 2012 00:30 (six years ago) Permalink

So it appears my last pic didn't work

http://i42.tinypic.com/wvtsfc.jpg

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Saturday, 21 January 2012 15:28 (six years ago) Permalink

cool bike. pink derailler cable = excellent detail.

that looks oddly like a spot in colorado that i know.

dead precedents politics as usual (Hunt3r), Saturday, 21 January 2012 16:38 (six years ago) Permalink

Putting tubulars on it makes it a less good winter trainer but this local dude who hangs out in a bike store sold me Rovals with tyres for $99

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Saturday, 21 January 2012 16:46 (six years ago) Permalink

is that a ti quill stem?

dead precedents politics as usual (Hunt3r), Thursday, 26 January 2012 19:30 (six years ago) Permalink

Not actually sure. It is Ti coloured and pretty light. I should put it through the XRF at work and find out.

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Thursday, 26 January 2012 20:34 (six years ago) Permalink

It was on eBay and it matched the Dura-ace shifters and the headset that came with the frame.

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Thursday, 26 January 2012 20:36 (six years ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

Guys I have the opportunity to buy a 2008 Tarmac w full rival for a g

how do I shot

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Sunday, 12 February 2012 19:34 (six years ago) Permalink

halp!!

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Monday, 13 February 2012 14:57 (six years ago) Permalink

Back alley vasectomies. (its a really good deal)

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Monday, 13 February 2012 14:59 (six years ago) Permalink

Oh I think I can swing it ~maybe~ but I may have to sell some stuff

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Monday, 13 February 2012 18:52 (six years ago) Permalink

So.

the fading ghost of schadenfreude whiplash (Hunt3r), Tuesday, 14 February 2012 03:17 (six years ago) Permalink

I HAVE A ROAD BIKE IT IS MADE OF CRABON

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Friday, 17 February 2012 02:18 (six years ago) Permalink

PICS

caek, Friday, 17 February 2012 11:04 (six years ago) Permalink

siiiiick

Tinker, Tailor, Soulja, Spy Tell 'Em (haitch), Friday, 17 February 2012 11:42 (six years ago) Permalink

thought that ed was suggesting that the back-alley snip was the good deal for a moment there, haw

Tinker, Tailor, Soulja, Spy Tell 'Em (haitch), Friday, 17 February 2012 11:44 (six years ago) Permalink

excellent

the fading ghost of schadenfreude whiplash (Hunt3r), Friday, 17 February 2012 11:54 (six years ago) Permalink

Nice, flip the stem

American Fear of Pranksterism (Ed), Friday, 17 February 2012 16:12 (six years ago) Permalink

looks like fun to me

lukas, Friday, 17 February 2012 17:51 (six years ago) Permalink

Nice, flip the stem

we'll see, gotta ride it first!

i love pinfold cricket (gbx), Friday, 17 February 2012 18:28 (six years ago) Permalink

flip stem or flag post

john terje (cozen), Friday, 17 February 2012 18:39 (six years ago) Permalink

ten months pass...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8491/8350149226_60d9d4eeec_b.jpg

Lapierre X-Flow 412. My beloved Trek got stolen, fortunately was insured and peculiarly was allowed to pick replacement worth 137.5% of its insured value.

ledge, Saturday, 5 January 2013 15:44 (five years ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

tiagra 10 speed, zora? a mechanic i was talking to swears it's smoother and works better than the more expensive stuff due to the cable routing.

xxx heady xxx heady (haitch), Tuesday, 22 January 2013 04:46 (five years ago) Permalink

That's the one. I didn't have the £ for a pricier bike anyhow, or the chops these days. The frame's a good fit; it's a manly bike & I'm of the female persuasion, but with a femme saddle it's comfy enough. I won't get to ride it until March now, but I'll be training hard then. I've been dragooned into riding the Dunwich Dunamo :/

Confused Turtle (Zora), Tuesday, 22 January 2013 15:18 (five years ago) Permalink

DYNAMO.

Confused Turtle (Zora), Tuesday, 22 January 2013 15:18 (five years ago) Permalink

No performance report, but I was sorta shocked at the plastic/stamped steel shit look of the latest ultegra brifters on mrs hunter's new ride.

it's nature that's unfair (Hunt3r), Tuesday, 22 January 2013 15:40 (five years ago) Permalink

Shimano stuff generally works great up and down the line ime, have fun zora!

it's nature that's unfair (Hunt3r), Tuesday, 22 January 2013 15:42 (five years ago) Permalink

four weeks pass...

So now I know what the inside of the tubes looks like. Huh.

lets just remember to blame the patriarchy for (in orbit), Thursday, 21 February 2013 23:35 (five years ago) Permalink

suddenly go boom? you ok?

eris bueller (lukas), Thursday, 21 February 2013 23:50 (five years ago) Permalink

Nah, I got hit by a car over two months ago, I just picked up the bike from the police station--apparently they store your shit when you're taken to the hospital. Now I have to get it to a bike shop for a repair/replace estimate.

lets just remember to blame the patriarchy for (in orbit), Friday, 22 February 2013 00:13 (five years ago) Permalink

Depending on how that goes I'll be back on ILTRMB asking for new bike advice, I hope!

lets just remember to blame the patriarchy for (in orbit), Friday, 22 February 2013 00:18 (five years ago) Permalink

one month passes...

did you end up getting a new bike?

eh mec, elle est ou ma caisse? (ytth), Tuesday, 9 April 2013 05:01 (five years ago) Permalink

nine months pass...

My city ride. Bought from a dude in the valley down in LA, shipped it up to SF when I moved here. Swapped straight bars out for drops. New brakes levers/stem/saddle/seatpost/pedals, but the bronze chainring+calipers are original, same with the Suntour shifters and derailleur. This type of Suntour group has some kind of "auto-trim" function that happens when you shift front chainrings, according to Sheldon Brown.

Was tough for me to take the clips off, both for practicality and style reasons, but this is my main mode of transport and it's time for me to start wearing adult shoes sometimes.

Oh and definitely too small for me (every time I get on my road bike I'm surprised at how comfortable I feel) but I'm pretty emotionally attached at this point.

cristalnacht (lukas), Wednesday, 22 January 2014 17:36 (four years ago) Permalink


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