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Rules & Reasons

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No New Posts Reasons, Rules & Basic Help

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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

6 233 this thing at wally world called out my name today
by lurker
Oct 27, 2020 9:29:31 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.

39 519 Tomcat65 Micro bathroom remodel/build/upgrade/start-over/omg
by tomcat65
Oct 27, 2020 21:13:52 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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desertbikes: Guess you posted as I was writing ::) I could start a new board - Why my significant other is nagging me this week, month or year. Oct 27, 2020 8:08:45 GMT -7
desertbikes: Yeah we need a, Tomcat's bath & doghouse remodel, thread. The doghouse is, of course, where the witch doctor will keep him as the remodel clock ticks away. Remodel clocks run at 1/3 the speed of regular clocks....tick................................. tick Oct 27, 2020 7:03:59 GMT -7 *
tomcat65: LOL.. In which category shall I post my dirty laundry? We must add an embarrassing expose' category! (rofl) The witch doctor would LOVE for her friends to see the new renovation that I've done so far! lol.. What's in the box will do I suppose 8-| Oct 27, 2020 7:00:03 GMT -7
lurker: NPDH: "no pics, didn't happen" Oct 26, 2020 17:58:11 GMT -7
tomcat65: Plumber delayed indefinitely. Glad I didn't pay a deposit. The witch doctor huffs and grumbles because I'm invading her bathroom space while this is done lol.. Open the door, and I can see the ground, 30" down. Insulation stripped, no turning back boys! Oct 26, 2020 17:01:53 GMT -7
lurker: "commencement in 4 days" on the 22nd. he's probably irreversibly into tearout. Oct 26, 2020 8:27:47 GMT -7
tomcat65: Mirrors delivered BROKEN. The trailer is loaded with the demolition and the remodel has begun. Completely new layout, all new, starting with bare floor joists, stripped to bare studs, wider door. Upgrading to wheelchair accessible because /prepper> :P Oct 26, 2020 8:27:08 GMT -7
desertbikes: Tomcat's remodel project must be at the point of no return with the Witch doctor wondering when it will be done. Hmm. Hope they have a second bathroom in the house ;) Oct 26, 2020 7:18:32 GMT -7
gonefishin: my old man spent a year on the kitchen. it werent never really done ::) Oct 24, 2020 17:05:08 GMT -7
desertbikes: I've been threatening a remodel of both bathrooms for years. I want more space in mine & a walk-in tub in hers. Perhaps a broken bolt (or two) is in my future as well. Oct 23, 2020 7:16:10 GMT -7
desertbikes: I'd prefer a '59 Coup de Ville if you don't mind. Oct 23, 2020 7:13:30 GMT -7
lurker: what?! he's back? cancel the coup de etat. durn it. ;) Oct 22, 2020 13:12:36 GMT -7 *
tomcat65: Bop-Badda-Baaaaaah! Hail to the chief! He's a mighty rednekkid chie-eef... Took your advice, in advance.. Bulldozer; Check. Remodel; counting down to commencement in 4 days. Got a commitment from one of my old crew to help, so the Witch doctor is calmed.. Oct 22, 2020 10:38:33 GMT -7
desertbikes: I have returned! And there was much rejoicing... spool up the fanfare music... I bring stories of magic & miracles from the land of Redneckia! The toilet - If there was a choad load in it, I would just bulldozer & remodel. Oct 22, 2020 8:29:08 GMT -7 *
lurker: ouch not good. don't know that i'd know where to start, maybe turn off the water to the tank and get a mop? Oct 20, 2020 5:09:15 GMT -7
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
lurker: i have a tv and get 5 or 6 broadcast channels, just no interest on my part. Oct 19, 2020 18:36:29 GMT -7
gonefishin: tv makes u mentally ill. and I cant afford cable anyway so F it! :P Oct 19, 2020 17:23:08 GMT -7
lurker: i don't watch tv at all, so no granny panty ads for me :D Oct 17, 2020 1:29:21 GMT -7
desertbikes: I'm voting to ban all political, Medicare, ED & menstrual commercial. Oh, and fat women dancing in their granny panties commercial. Oct 16, 2020 18:25:15 GMT -7
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