Reactions received by awol

  • peerjay56
    peerjay56 reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Commuter Bike Build.
    **** Happy 1000 miles !!! **** Wow how those miles really creep up doing 20miles per day. It's been an eventful first 1000 miles. I've...
  • D8ve
    D8ve reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Commuter Bike Build.
    New bafang 250w CST wheel built and fitted in the easter sunshine, very similar to the MXUS in terms of power but I think the MXUS is a...
  • T
    trex reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Solid rear shelf.
    I've borrowed another one of d8veh's ideas to secure a seatpost held rear luggage shelf to my non-electric. It's a rear rack I've had...
  • peerjay56
    peerjay56 reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Inside the MXUS.
    A piece of steel with a large cst size hole and 3 small holes around it with studs welded in to match the 3 holes around the cst shaft...
  • pdarnett
    pdarnett reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Inside the MXUS.
    A piece of steel with a large cst size hole and 3 small holes around it with studs welded in to match the 3 holes around the cst shaft...
  • Wicky
    Wicky reacted Like to awol's post in the thread History of the bicycle.
    Ride of my life, Story of the bicycle. Came across this great program where the host travels the world for hand built bicycle parts to...
  • berkobennie
    berkobennie reacted Like to awol's post in the thread History of the bicycle.
    Ride of my life, Story of the bicycle. Came across this great program where the host travels the world for hand built bicycle parts to...
  • M
    mountainsport reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Replacement Chain.
    At about 4000 miles I've decided to check my chain for wear using the measuring trick with a 12" rule and find my chain is about 1/2 the...
  • tillson
    tillson reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Replacement Chain.
    I followed the measuring instructions in this video. Some chains say 'compatible HG' and some don't, I don't know what HG is but if I...
  • M
    mountainsport reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Replacement Chain.
    I followed the measuring instructions in this video. Some chains say 'compatible HG' and some don't, I don't know what HG is but if I...
  • B
    Blew it reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Replacement Chain.
    So the 0.06 could be for 0.06mm wider chain which could account for extra thicknesses of nickel plating for the extra shinyness maybe.
  • flecc
    flecc reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Replacement Chain.
    So the 0.06 could be for 0.06mm wider chain which could account for extra thicknesses of nickel plating for the extra shinyness maybe.
  • M
    It could possibly be down to foreign currency fluctuations against the pound.
  • KirstinS
    Brake issues - Ensure pads don't catch and the calipers are correctly aligned so the pads have full flat surface area grip on the disc...
  • N
    neptune reacted Like to awol's post in the thread wheelbuilding question.
    To get the same spoke gauge you are better measuring the spoke diameter, then order with matching nipples. i.e cycleclinic or tiller...
  • O
    oigoi reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Commuter Bike Build.
    1 year on and just short of 5000 miles covered commuting 20 miles to work and back daily, only occasionaly used the car although must...
  • mfj197
    mfj197 reacted Like to awol's post in the thread Commuter Bike Build.
    1 year on and just short of 5000 miles covered commuting 20 miles to work and back daily, only occasionaly used the car although must...
  • N
    neptune reacted Like to awol's post in the thread wheelbuilding question.
    I also find the trueing stage to be quite theraputic but the patients of a saint are needed. I usually spend an hour or so at a time...
  • N
    neptune reacted Like to awol's post in the thread wheelbuilding question.
    Personally I would still use the calculated spoke lengths. I recon you have 14g spokes, my No15 key slot also fits my new 14g nipples...
  • R
    I guess they are kind of being pro active and hitting a problem before it's started. Out of interest, any idea what were the reasons...