What have you bought for the bike today ?

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by Dark46, 29 May 2014.

  1. kiwifruit

    kiwifruit Well-Known Member

    A tube of loctite 248
  2. Run of the mill stuff a new chain, cassette, chamois cream and teflon grease and hopefully a little bag of Haribo too :okay:
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  3. bikingdad90

    bikingdad90 Formerly chris harte

    A set of two rear guards. One to fit to the front with a bridge (and cut down) so I can have a long guard up front and the rear to fit as normal.

    Just need to put my 32c gatorskins back on to replace the 25c BTwins which I found too narrow but worked with previous guards.
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  4. jowwy

    jowwy The bearded Powerhouse

    32t front chainring - hopefully the last piece of the jigsaw
  5. Threevok

    Threevok Junior Member (Trainee)

    South Wales
    I hope it's not the one I sold on eBay.

    If it was and had I known it was you, I would have given a discount
  6. jowwy

    jowwy The bearded Powerhouse

    i believe it was from snail uk........
  7. Threevok

    Threevok Junior Member (Trainee)

    South Wales
    Oh that's OK then
  8. Hedgemonkey

    Hedgemonkey Upright and forwards, just.

    NE Derbyshire
    Some cables and bar ends to complete all the parts needed to convert from drops to flat-ish bars in an attempt to cure the numb thumb and forefinger on my daily commute.
    Typically though, it was so cold this morning, I couldn't feel any of my digits. :ohmy:.

    Attached Files:

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  9. roadrash

    roadrash cycle chatterer

    multi release spd cleats .. upload_2018-2-5_13-26-28.jpeg £8.99 from hellfrauds
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  10. Justinitus

    Justinitus Pies are Important

    Thanks for the heads-up ColinJ, I bought 2 sets this morning and for what they are they’re excellent value! Bought one set in lime/orange as a spare rear light for the Toughroad and the front light fits nicely on top of my Kask Mojito helmet. The other set in pink/blue is for my newly acquired but previously unloved Dahon Curve (aka Clown Force One... as it came with a humongous honk honk horn on it!) that I’m currently rebuilding for guest/town use.

    Screwfix have a pack of 2 x CR2032 batteries reduced to 49p at the moment so I got a couple of packs on my way home for spares.
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  11. Domus

    Domus Über Member

    Sunny Radcliffe
    Two pairs of Aztec V-Brake Plus inserts. Winter riding takes it's toll.
    Had a mechanical on Sunday, chain came off and jammed off the smallest cog. Struggled to keep bike upright whilst removing back wheel to free it. Two cyclists went past ignoring my plight. Anyway with all my pushing and pulling I must have cocked up the rear brake and one side was rubbing all the way home. I thought I was just tired :wacko: Upshot was all pads nearing their limit so new pads all round.
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  12. pjd57

    pjd57 Über Member

    A new bell.

    Since a lot of my runs are on the canal, not having one is a problem.

    Not as big a problem as extending dog leads though.
  13. Hedgemonkey

    Hedgemonkey Upright and forwards, just.

    NE Derbyshire
    Or those Carbon poles that seem to reach across the canal and into the next County.
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  14. DP

    DP Chasse patate

    Well arrived today. Silca tool roll with boa closure. Totes poncey!

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  15. bpsmith

    bpsmith Veteran

    It’s a slippery slope now!

    Started with that and now have numerous Silca items. None of them anything but top quality.
    DP likes this.
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