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Software engineer. Interests include Python, Ubuntu, Cycling, Badminton, Sailing, Philosophy.


Feb
25
comment Shimano Ultegra vs Shimano Sora
I agree that 105 may be a good compromise, but this answer could be improved if you can describe the comparison to Sora (which presumably would be significant).
Feb
25
comment Dawes Super Galaxy - Tubes
Well, 32 is between 28 and 42, so well within the range.
Feb
24
answered Dawes Super Galaxy - Tubes
Feb
24
reviewed No Action Needed Dawes Super Galaxy - Tubes
Feb
23
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Selecting a compatible BB: spindle offset
Feb
22
reviewed Reject suggested edit on Is it really necessary to physically cross (interlace) the spokes on traditional wheel lacing?
Feb
19
reviewed No Action Needed Can I swap a shimano free hub body for a campag one and be able to attach it to the existing Deore hub?
Feb
18
answered Physical limits for a fixie rider
Feb
10
accepted How to mark a tire
Feb
9
asked How to mark a tire
Feb
6
comment What kind of crank extractor do I need
Thanks the CWP-7 did the job nicely on what turned out to be square-tapered cranks.
Feb
6
accepted What kind of crank extractor do I need
Jan
27
comment What kind of crank extractor do I need
Uh, obviously the screw thread is the same as the cap (standard kind of righty-tighty, lefty-loosey).
Jan
26
comment What kind of crank extractor do I need
Thanks, yes I tried that. Photo updated. The centre is a screw thread, though I can't tell which direction.
Jan
26
revised What kind of crank extractor do I need
New photo
Jan
26
asked What kind of crank extractor do I need
Jan
22
comment Techniques for safely leaving a bike for 1-2 minutes in a safe-ish place
Yes, I think there's a big difference between a naff lock and no lock at all.
Jan
20
answered Techniques for safely leaving a bike for 1-2 minutes in a safe-ish place
Jan
17
revised Do rubber bike pedals or rubber pedal covers exist?
Pretty sure the poster meant shoes for the pedals.
Jan
17
comment Good Quality Road Platform Pedals?
If you asked for help fixing your bike and someone replied, "Just take your car instead", you'd be annoyed that they didn't answer your question.