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by robbie7
Tue Jul 07, 2009 21:34 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: Single ring on the front ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1706

i am going to do the same, i have been told that if you use a chainnring with unramped teeth you can get away without a chain device.
by robbie7
Sun Jul 05, 2009 15:20 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: my BMC
Replies: 21
Views: 4895

lovely bike, would like to know what cable outers you have on there? again lovely ride
by robbie7
Mon Jun 22, 2009 19:16 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Klein Adriot Pro
Replies: 8
Views: 2984

thanks for the kind comments, thinking about some new forks soon, these sids dont have lock out but are super light at on 1400 grams, maybe some carbon rigids?
by robbie7
Sat Jun 20, 2009 19:51 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Klein Adriot Pro
Replies: 8
Views: 2984

the cable routing is great really leaves clean lines, this bike is the best i have owned. it is so light and responsive.


thanks for the comments
by robbie7
Fri Jun 19, 2009 15:40 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Klein Adriot Pro
Replies: 8
Views: 2984

hi there, i believe it is a 2000 model got the frame second hand. really light bike great as i want to start XC racing
by robbie7
Thu Jun 18, 2009 22:45 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Klein Adriot Pro
Replies: 8
Views: 2984

Klein Adriot Pro

http://is.pinkbike.com/photo/3597/pbpic3597333.jpg Frame: Klein Adroit Pro Forks: Rockshox Sid 80mm Bars: Brand x Carbon Stem: Truvativ Team Headset: Cane Creek Intergrated Grips: Foam Grips Bar Ends: Specialized (when on) Brakes: Shimano XTR V-Brakes Pads: Shimano XTR V-Brakes Ceramic Shifters: Sh...
by robbie7
Mon Jun 01, 2009 21:03 pm
Forum: MTB General
Topic: rigid forks?
Replies: 12
Views: 973

rigid forks?

i have a cross country hardtail with some oldish sids up front and am wondering what carbon rigids would be like. obviously drop some weight but what do they ride like?

any help would be great

many thanks

robbie
by robbie7
Sat May 30, 2009 17:29 pm
Forum: MTB Rides
Topic: riders in and around midhurst.
Replies: 0
Views: 436

riders in and around midhurst.

hi was just wondering whether there is anyone on here who rides xc in the midhurst area? would be good to meet up with different people for a ride.

rob
by robbie7
Sat May 09, 2009 09:54 am
Forum: MTB General
Topic: City Cycles Chichester - reputable?
Replies: 8
Views: 2432

i have to agree never go anywhere else. Martin and Jackie are fantastic always friendly and willing to help. its good to support a LBS. so i would highly recommend them.
by robbie7
Thu Apr 30, 2009 17:11 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: routes in and around sussex
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

there are plenty of bridleways to explore just off the south downs way. only just looking at the map i have realised how many there are and i will be riding as many as i can.
by robbie7
Wed Apr 29, 2009 17:42 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: routes in and around sussex
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

hi there, unfortunatly due to bike issue i didnt get out, but i did buy myself a Garmin 605 with a Southern England Memory Map Disc, although i havent used it yet i am starting to plot a few gps routes in and around the foot of the downs so hopefully this will aid my quest for some new routes. where...
by robbie7
Sat Apr 25, 2009 17:34 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: routes in and around sussex
Replies: 5
Views: 1084

routes in and around sussex

hi trying to plan a ride for myself and my fiancee tomorrow and cant think of anywhere new. i would prefer a loop (start and finish at the same place) dont mind travelling, i live in midhurst and am a little stumped. any help would be welcome..

cheers

robbie
by robbie7
Sat Apr 18, 2009 21:17 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: '09 Mavic Corssrides
Replies: 7
Views: 755

great wheelset for the money, just put some on my orange 5 lovely to ride
by robbie7
Sat Apr 18, 2009 14:21 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: XC fully
Replies: 29
Views: 7640

how about an orange 5 a little heavier but i feel mine climbs well. just a thought.
by robbie7
Wed Apr 15, 2009 21:55 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Worst hill on the South Downs Way and best B+B in Midhurst
Replies: 13
Views: 2822

i live in midhurst. i cant really comment on the worst hill i havent done the whole length, but the moonlight cafe in cocking is a lovely b'n'b and it is about a 1 min ride from the downs at cocking hill car park
by robbie7
Thu Apr 09, 2009 21:11 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Orange Sub 5
Replies: 4
Views: 5464

thanks it is. just wish i could get out more, so busy at the moment but i love her.
by robbie7
Thu Apr 09, 2009 13:19 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Orange Sub 5
Replies: 4
Views: 5464

new pic, plus new Mavic Crossride Disc Wheelset and Thomson Elite Seatpost. nearly finished. maybe some longer forks one day.
by robbie7
Wed Mar 25, 2009 18:30 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: frame stripping
Replies: 1
Views: 330

frame stripping

what is the best way to strip a frame of paint to bear alu and best way to polish it? also how difficult is it?
by robbie7
Sun Mar 22, 2009 21:33 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: front mech and bashring
Replies: 3
Views: 502

front mech and bashring

is it possible to fit a bashring without having to get a double front mech can i run with a triple. also what size bashring do i need is it the same size as middle chainring?

many thanks
by robbie7
Sat Mar 21, 2009 16:31 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: `02 saracen recoil
Replies: 4
Views: 5617

k2rider lovely ride do you mind me asking what coil are you using on first picture?

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