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Apr
6
reviewed No Action Needed Rear derailleur shifts all gears at once
Apr
6
reviewed No Action Needed How to repaint a Carbon bike frame?
Apr
4
comment Are today's bikes “better” than a few decades ago?
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Apr
2
reviewed Close how much of a difference does bike weight make when trying to maximize the bike's top speed?
Apr
2
reviewed Approve Why are both Schrader and Presta valves still used on tubes?
Mar
31
reviewed No Action Needed How do I keep my seat from tilting back?
Mar
30
reviewed Close Recovering COnfidence after bike fall
Mar
30
reviewed Leave Open How Can A Faster Rider Aid A Slower Rider On A Long Ride?
Mar
29
awarded  Famous Question
Mar
27
comment Can I use a 9-speed shifter with a 8-speed cassette?
@cmannett85 It's not the chain width that's a problem, it's that the distance between the cogs needs to match up to the amount of cable pulled by the derailleur. But you are correct in that the shifter and the cassette are incompatible.
Mar
27
reviewed No Action Needed How to fix a sluggish bike?
Mar
27
comment How to fix a sluggish bike?
What happens if you put the bike on a stand or turn it upside-down? Does the crank turn easily? If you turn just the rear wheel, does that turn easily? How about the front?
Mar
27
reviewed Reviewed unknown make model and year
Mar
27
comment unknown make model and year
Are there any decals, badges, or writing anywhere on the frame that we can't see? If there are, edit in some close-ups. If not, the comment from @DanielRHicks is likely to be the best anybody will be able to nail it down.
Mar
27
reviewed Leave Closed Convenient bike-security measures for rural, small-town, and remote-touring environments
Mar
27
reviewed No Action Needed In practical terms, how often do you have to adjust the belt tension of a belt drive bicycle?
Mar
27
reviewed Close What do you wish you knew you before you bought your first nice bike?
Mar
27
comment Convenient bike-security measures for rural, small-town, and remote-touring environments
@RichardHaney Please also note that it is our policy that you must be nice on this site. Much of your commentary, both within the posts and regarding your edits, is bordering on rude.
Mar
27
comment Convenient bike-security measures for rural, small-town, and remote-touring environments
@RichardHaney This site does not function like an open-ended forum. It is not an arena for bouncing ideas off one another. This site operates on a Q&A basis. The questions on this site should have definitive answers. There are a number of bicycle forums on the internet that are perfectly good arenas for open-ended discussions like the one you're attempting to start. One of those forums is our chat room. You do need 50 reputation to participate in that chat room, which you'll have once you've asked and answered a few questions.
Mar
27
comment Can there be a stack exchange for casual, rural bike riding and remote touring free of the fanaticism of professional bike riders?
I have closed this question as off-topic because it is not about bicycles, tricycles, unicycles, handcycles, or their use, as defined as the scope of this site in the help center.