Mauro
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Where do people in Netherlands wash their bikes?
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I use a portable weed sprayer with warm water in it. Like one of these - Portable Pressure Sprayer. They aren't high enough pressure to cause problems to bearings and light enough to carry up and ...

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I'm going to take my bike with me on a plane. Do I really need a special bike travel bag to have it transported safely?
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normally your LBS has spare boxes from sold bikes and they are more than happy for you to take them (always ask first) I use these boxes to pack my bike into - after all they are shipped in them in ...

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taking bike on vacation
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You could try leaving the bike in your car, but covered with a dark blanket so that its not visible at night, it would be even better concealed if you took the wheels with you into your room at night ...

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Shoes for oddly shaped feet
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Not sure that cycling shoes that are an inch too long would work, the reason being is that your foot would end up pressing down with your toes instead of the ball of your foot, most shoes have some ...

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How to get the tyre back on to the rim easily?
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I use a little silicon grease on the rims and found it made a huge difference - when I was a car mechanic we always used a little tyre soap to make the tyre slip on to the rim more easily. After a ...

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Why/How should I bed in disc brake pads?
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Bedding in is a term applied to most metallic braking devices. Pads and rotors/discs wear at different rates and can end up slightly grooved depending on the natural variations in the pad/disc ...

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Tri bike or track bike?
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The manufacturer has uploaded a video for the E114 stating that it is a triathlon bike. Argon18 Video on youtube.

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