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Rules & Reasons

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No New Posts Reasons, Rules & Basic Help

Rules & Notifications

6 9 Are You Ready For A Budget Bicycle?
by desertbikes
Aug 10, 2018 8:41:44 GMT -7

Off Road Bikes

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No New Posts Mountain Bikes

26ers, 27.5/650b & 29ers

14 104 Best Walmart Trail Bikes $250-$400
by tomcat65
Apr 29, 2020 18:29:13 GMT -7
No New Posts Fat Bikes - Only 4" Wide (or wider) Tires

Full fat only. Under 4" tires should post in Mid-Fat

14 124 Mongoose Dolomite - Year 5 Reboot
by desertbikes
Sept 29, 2019 12:15:36 GMT -7
No New Posts Mid-Fat - Under 4" Wide Tires

Generally 2.8" to 3.8" Wide Tires

2 91 Gravity Bullseye 29er PLUS / 26er FAT Dual Bike
by desertbikes
Apr 3, 2020 18:18:42 GMT -7

Street Rides

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No New Posts Road Bikes

Drop Bars, Flat Bars & Skinny Tires

Moderator: Admin Czar

5 224 please allow me to introduce myself (cue stones)
by lurker
May 30, 2020 8:27:57 GMT -7
No New Posts Cruisers

Relaxed for easy cruising on the street, beach or wherever the heck you want.

5 14 3 Speed Huffy Millennial 29er Cruiser
by desertbikes
Aug 14, 2019 18:11:14 GMT -7
No New Posts Lowriders & Phat

Chrome & velour, ground scrapers, stretched & polished

0 0 No posts have been made on this board.
No New Posts Tandem Bikes

2 Wheels & 2 Riders for cruising with your significant other

1 3 saw this at the park,
by lurker
Sept 2, 2019 17:32:26 GMT -7

Electric Bicycles - E-Bikes

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No New Posts E-Bike General Discussion

Discuss kits, modifications, retail models, Q & A. An alternative to gas powered transportation.

2 20 too good to be true maybe.
by desertbikes
Jun 8, 2020 7:38:02 GMT -7
No New Posts E-Bikes Under $900

They're around if you look. You don't have to spend $1500+ just to try one.

4 20 Schwinn EC1 electric cruiser-style bicycle, 26-inch wheels
by desertbikes
Feb 25, 2020 7:41:57 GMT -7
No New Posts Mid Drives

Shimano Mid Drive eBike System
Mid-drive keeps the center of gravity low = best handling
Mid-drive keeps the rear suspension loads optimized = best suspension performance
Mid-drive = you can use any Level of wheels you desire up to top tier custom level

1 3 The Shimano Mid-drive System
by lurker
Jul 13, 2019 15:40:13 GMT -7
No New Posts Hub Drives

The hub is the motor. Home built or retail. No price limits on this board as none are "cheap". (yet)

1 14 Fat E-Bike 26" 1000W 48V Rear Wheel Bicycle Conversion Kit
by fatdaddy61
Oct 12, 2019 13:03:33 GMT -7

Bikes & Trikes for Seniors

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No New Posts Bike Path, Short Haul & Easy Trails - Mostly Level Terrain

Getting back into shape, physical therapy or just for fun.

2 10 29" Roadmaster Quarry Ridge
by desertbikes
Jan 10, 2019 9:40:44 GMT -7
No New Posts Trikes

3 wheels for stability & comfort - after knee or foot surgery - perfect yard truck, or because it's fun!

1 5 NEXT Avalon 26" Women's Cruiser Trike Conversion
by gatorbite
May 30, 2018 9:54:17 GMT -7

Did You Build A Bike?

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No New Posts Ratrods, Tall Bikes, Ugly Bikes, Scratch Built, Heavy Custom

If you need clarification, then you don't own one.

1 2 Pork Chop Choppers - not mine
by desertbikes
Nov 22, 2018 7:55:04 GMT -7

The Bike Shop - Components & Tech

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No New Posts Bike Components

Post only components you've personally owned or used. Recommendations are welcome. Sales shills are not. Please start new threads in the appropriate component category. PM admin to request addition of a category.

Sub-boards: Bolt-On Accessories, Forks, Disk Brakes, Linear Pull, Center Pull, V Brakes, Derailleurs, Shifters & Cables, Handlebars, Headsets & Grips, Cranks, Bottom Brackets & Pedals, Cassettes (free hub) & Freewheels, Wheels, Hubs, Bearings & Axles, Seats, Saddles & Seatposts, Chains

13 47 bell floornado 550 pump
by desertbikes
Oct 18, 2019 9:06:38 GMT -7
No New Posts Vendor Recommendations & Vendor Problems

Please let us know who your favorite vendors are & post a link. If you had problems, post the vendor name, part/component & problem (and resolution if any) so others may avoid repeat offenders.

5 30 Bluesky Cycling Sale thru 4/8/2019
by fatdaddy61
Apr 11, 2019 19:10:57 GMT -7
No New Posts Basic Repair & Tools - Video & Text

A few of the most common "How Do I" questions. You cannot post new threads to this board but may reply. Park Tool & Sheldon Brown will be used heavily in this section. Please send Admin a PM if you'd like a topic added

Moderator: desertbikes

12 27 How to Adjust a Front Derailleur
by desertbikes
Feb 27, 2020 21:26:15 GMT -7
No New Posts Bicycle Tech & Terminology

Whats that movey shiny piece called over the big gear thingy? It helps if you can use generally accepted nomenclature, particularly when asking questions.

2 6 Forks!
by desertbikes
Feb 21, 2019 9:56:21 GMT -7

Feeding the Velocipede

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No New Posts Introduce Yourself

Tell us something about yourself & why you're here

2 7 we really need an introduction section
by fatdaddy61
Aug 7, 2018 8:00:17 GMT -7
No New Posts The Bottom Bracket

Bicycle discussions for all things cycling. Even high-end bike topics are fine here. ONLY here. Polls allowed as well. Members Only

15 69 Dude! Where's my bike!
by desertbikes
Sept 12, 2020 5:20:02 GMT -7
No New Posts Bike Health - Your's not the Bike's

Health Related Articles, Personal Observations, Diet & Tips

4 46 Bike Health (yours, not the bike's)
by lurker
Aug 23, 2020 19:16:33 GMT -7
No New Posts Classic Bicycles and History

Post your own photos or old bikes you find interesting. Bicycle history links and video are great too.

6 34 Velorama
by desertbikes
Sept 3, 2020 7:50:32 GMT -7
No New Posts What's In The Box?!

Said Brad Pitt to Morgan Freeman. Feeling boxed in? - Talk about subjects other than bicycles. Open to EVERYONE. Test the waters if you're not a fan of organization. Please omit personal politics. Polls are allowed here too. Keep dickery to a minimum and we'll get along fine.

38 499 i give up
by lurker
Oct 19, 2020 18:33:39 GMT -7

Avocations & Diversions

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No New Posts The Hobby Boards

Hobbies, Pass-Times & Obsessions. Feel free to request additional boards for your own special predilection. General hobby discussions may be posted here until a new board is created for your particular obsession.

2 20 Cheap Gun Cabinet Remodel
by lurker
Sept 30, 2020 23:56:55 GMT -7
No New Posts Model Building

Planes, Trains, Autos, Bikes, Dioramas - Scratch or Kit Builds

4 65 iconx metal earth models
by lurker
Jan 19, 2020 20:08:24 GMT -7
No New Posts Digital Duress

Computer Stuff, Windows, Linux, Raspberry Pi, iCrap, Programs, Apps, Etc...

19 181 Non GoPro Sports/Action Cams
by desertbikes
Oct 6, 2020 6:04:39 GMT -7
No New Posts Field Optics

Telescopes, Rifle & Pistol Scopes, Spotting Scopes, Other Glass

2 19 enhancing accuracy beyond issue iron sights
by lurker
Feb 8, 2020 18:04:41 GMT -7
No New Posts Archery

Sub-boards: Long Bow, Recurve Bows & Compound Bows, Crossbow & Airbow

6 34 Cheap bows and arrows AMAZON & why Ebay at all? SinoArt Lion
by desertbikes
Aug 28, 2020 10:25:13 GMT -7
No New Posts Air Rifles & Pistols

PCP, Break-Barrel & Pump - NOT for airsoft or paintball threads.

Sub-boards: Break Barrel Rifles & Pistols, PCP Rifles & Pistols, CO2 & Pump Pellet Rifles & Pistols

29 218 .357 Coyote Problem Solver
by desertbikes
Sept 30, 2020 6:07:34 GMT -7

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tomcat65: My toilet tank cracked, one of the bolts fell out, and flooded my bathroom. I'm going to be busy for a while. Got the floor ripped out and starting all over fresh. The witch doctor has already superseded my last nerve, Christmas is coming.. YAY! :).. omg.. Oct 19, 2020 19:40:35 GMT -7
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desertbikes: I'm living amongst the primitives in a strange land. They speak a language similar to english but not quite the same. Its a land without masks. Without diet soda. Where, at 235lbs, I am frequently the thinnest person in the room. They call it, Oklahoma. Oct 15, 2020 7:14:26 GMT -7
lurker: AHA! YOU'RE ONE OF THEM, I KNEW IT! naw, i don't much understand conspiracy theories. seems like a needlessly complicated way to explain greed to me. Oct 11, 2020 19:17:01 GMT -7
gonefishin: my neighbor is a big illuminatzi conspiracy guy. the reptillians to. I nods my head but dont say much. Oct 11, 2020 16:12:04 GMT -7
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lurker: expected to be ten degrees warmer & sunny tuesday. a pattern begins to emerge: go shooting when the weather sucks, keeps the crowds home, go boating when it's pleasant. meanwhile, i've got boring stuff i can do on the wood boat. lot of sanding, sealing. Oct 9, 2020 8:42:53 GMT -7 *
tomcat65: Some duck hunter is reading this and wondering why you think it's too late? I've paddled back to the truck in slush before, but I was young, and dumb, and hadn't seen a duck all day. lol.. I didn't want to give up and go home! Oct 9, 2020 8:11:38 GMT -7
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desertbikes: Storm damage? Oct 7, 2020 6:02:31 GMT -7
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