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Nov
6
comment My bike brakes are lethal, help!
bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/6419/… has some good information on brake pads for steel rims.
Sep
27
comment First long bike ride: Determining the cause of saddle soreness
You bring up an excellent point. Pain due to pressure on the sit bones is one thing (normal, IMO, until one builds up endurance). Pressure on "the soft structures of the crotch" is NEVER normal (and yes, padding can exacerbate this problem).
Apr
10
comment LBS said creaking under torque is normal?
+1 for all of prototoast's points. Also check the pedals and the seat post.
Apr
7
comment Bottom bracket with built-in internal hub - does this exist?
SRAM (Truvativ) does indeed make such a product: sram.com/truvativ/products/truvativ-hammerschmidt-am-crankset
Feb
12
comment Fixing a flat - how to find the piercing object?
Cotton balls also work for finding the foreign object.