Cycling Thread 2.0

bikewankers
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#9245

Depends. If they’re the wiggle cheap jobbies, yeah


#9246

@Epimer


#9247

Haha @Epimer is in the cycling thread


#9248

POSSIBLY schwalbe one gravel things (they’ve got really fucking complicated names)

for my singlespeed. really want to try out some tubeless but they’re £££


#9249

I thought about getting a new bike for spring but then realised it’s probably cycling I don’t like rather than my Halfords bike-shaped object.

Ok bye.


#9250

See you Saturday. We can chat at length about cycling if you wish


#9251

I’ll ride my bike to the pub and you can give it a once over for me. Cool? Cool.


#9252

Yeah I’ll kick the wheels in for you


#9253

nah that’s fine then innit


#9254

It turns out that I’m a secret bike wanker. I’ve just finished my first bike build. Is it acceptable to show off about it in here?


#9255

more than acceptable!

one of us!
one of us!
one of us!


#9256

fucking hell don’t leave us hanging


#9257

Here goes then…

I recently inherited a brand new Tomac frame and Ultegra groupset. My dad had bought them but never got the chance to build it up. I’ve bought the remaining components, attended a bike build course, and finished what my dad never got around to. Here she is:

I appreciate that the colour scheme is a bit ‘Captain America’ but I love it.


#9258

wowzers. i love the blue of that fork :heart_eyes:

nice work!


#9259

OOOOF that’s a bike and a half. Tell me more about those wheels.


#9260

what size frame is that?


#9261

These are the wheels:

https://www.superstarcomponents.com/en/arc31-disc-wheelset.htm


#9262

i like the matched handlebar tape to the front of the frame :slight_smile:
you need some matching bidons now

and to get rid of that top tube bag :wink:


#9263

57cm


#9264

Proper sized bike! Nice build. That’s an outlandish colour scheme!

Does this call for a show off yr push bike subthread?