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A coder slowly learning the finer points of various things.


Jan
26
reviewed Reject Hamstring pain while cycling
Jan
26
reviewed Reject full fenders on a track bike
Jan
23
answered Fatbike tire footprints?
Jan
23
comment Fatbike tire footprints?
The term you are looking for is "contact patch."
Jan
23
comment full fenders on a track bike
@DanielRHicks I have about 2cm all around. I guess I'm good. Maybe I should give it a go and see what happens.
Jan
23
asked full fenders on a track bike
Jan
19
accepted Old STI 105 shift lever fell off
Jan
18
comment Old STI 105 shift lever fell off
@JohnZwinck pretty sure that stuff all went flying too. The shift lever remains, and works as a brake lever in its own right, but I don't trust it whatsoever.
Jan
16
asked Old STI 105 shift lever fell off
Nov
11
awarded  Yearling
Nov
9
comment Will slightly loose bearings result in damage?
Minor quibble: you should be trying to maximize the lifetime of your hubs, since they are the more expensive and harder to replace component. Moot here though because wear to one directly affects the other.
Nov
1
awarded  Famous Question
Oct
1
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
18
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
23
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
11
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
2
comment Carrying Pizza on a Bicycle
Looks like a terrible idea.
Jul
29
awarded  Sportsmanship
Jul
28
comment Evidence on “Uglify Your Bike: Effective Theft Deterrent?”
"They wouldn't do it if it didn't have some effect." Assuming that they are acting rationally.