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darkcanuck
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106 votes
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What is a reasonable speed for long distances on a bike?

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What's the purpose of cycling gloves?

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Pros/Cons of Bar-Ends?

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What should I look for in clipless pedals and shoes?

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What is safer...coaster brakes, rim brakes, or fixed gear braking?

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What cadence should I aim for?

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Upgrading straight handlebars to drop handlebars

20 votes

What are advantages and disadvantages of CO2 inflators over frame pumps?

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29" wheels - what advantage do they provide over smaller wheels?

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How to tighten a brake?

18 votes

What is the maximum number of pucture repairs an inner tube can take?

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Is a leather saddle appropriate for all-weather riding?

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Why don’t fixed gear bikes have brakes?

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I often get a sore neck when riding. How can I adjust the setup of my bike to help prevent this happening?

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For a long (25mile each way) commute, what kind of bike should I look at?

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Is it safe to ride a racing road bike in very wet weather?

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Clipless Pedals - Float

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Should I oil my seat post?

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How do you decide your route to commute to work?

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Bonk! And solutions

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Transporting groceries

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How do I keep my seat from tilting back?

13 votes

Cycling uphill on a road - sitting or standing on pedals?

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What is randonneuring? How to get started?

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Do I need to change my cassette if I can't see any wear?

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How do I stop my brake from sticking?

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what to do during the week before a century?

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Larger tires on a road bike

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What can be done to make a trainer work quieter?

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How do I adjust my rear derailleur (Shimano SIS) when it is only slightly out?