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by roshea
Thu 27 May 2021, 8:26 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: WELCOME GUESTS! :)
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: WELCOME GUESTS! :)

Bots who keep trying to sign up to the forum - no, we don't want them posting here ;)
by roshea
Tue 23 Feb 2021, 11:24 pm
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: Cyclists we've lost - RIP
Replies: 11
Views: 11580

Re: Cyclists we've lost - RIP

2021 Victoria 7 February __ Man, 50s, in crash on Great Ocean Road, Wongarra Vic 11 February __ Man, 40s, following crash on Princes Highway, Springvale Vic Interstate 1 January __ Man, 60 from Brighton SA in crash on Seaview Road, Henley Beach SA 27 January _ Boy, 4 of Launceston in crash on Bisho...
by roshea
Sun 31 Jan 2021, 10:52 pm
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: The weather-watch thread
Replies: 753
Views: 62931

Re: The weather-watch thread

Matt1 wrote:The action never sleeps at the BoM.

It's like our local version of the GameSpot @ r/wallstreetbets
by roshea
Fri 29 Jan 2021, 10:43 am
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: The weather-watch thread
Replies: 753
Views: 62931

Re: The weather-watch thread

Heady stuff indeed!
by roshea
Tue 26 Jan 2021, 12:27 pm
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: The weather-watch thread
Replies: 753
Views: 62931

Re: The weather-watch thread

User Name wrote:The forecast was amended today (at 12:53 pm), which is highly unusual, and was obviously done because the 5:05 am forecast was wrong.
Ya know, I'm gunna count how many times it's amended this year, outside the standard 4:20 pm and 5:05 am edition, :mrgreen:


Can't wait :roll:

:lol:
by roshea
Sun 13 Dec 2020, 8:16 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROSHEA...
Replies: 26
Views: 3571

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROSHEA...

Thanks, people :-)
by roshea
Thu 12 Nov 2020, 5:22 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Coffee @home
Replies: 456
Views: 45814

Re: Coffee @home

After three years of living back in Melbourne, I have finally managed to get hold of the good stuff. No mucking about with the marketing - for caffeine hit only. https://i.imgur.com/CDfHCVB.jpg :o That looks like as much of a shock to the system as actually seeing somebody posting here!
by roshea
Sun 16 Feb 2020, 5:45 pm
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: Cyclists we've lost - RIP
Replies: 11
Views: 11580

Re: Cyclists we've lost - RIP

2020 Victoria 5 February __ Man, 55 of Maldon following crash on Fogartys Gap Road, Ravenswood South Vic 17 March __ Boy, 14 of Frankston following crash on Frankston-Flinders Road, Frankston 18 March __ Cyclist, following crash on Mount Alexander Road, Travancore 18 March __ Woman, 20s in crash on...
by roshea
Sun 04 Aug 2019, 5:36 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell & Swap
Topic: Those Atomik road bikes on eBay...
Replies: 451
Views: 49333

Re: Those Atomik road bikes on eBay...

Just your average Kennedy-fit bike for sale

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by roshea
Fri 21 Jun 2019, 1:36 pm
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: Cyclists we've lost - RIP
Replies: 11
Views: 11580

Re: Cyclists we've lost - RIP

2019 Victoria 15 February __ Teenager, 16 of Allansford in crash on Princes Highway, Allansford 23 February __ Man, 18 of Portland in crash on Henty Highway, Portland 24 March __ Man, 60 of Creswick following crash on Creswick Road, Clunes 30 March __ Michelle Ruitenbeek, 50 of Chelsea following cr...
by roshea
Thu 08 Nov 2018, 11:48 am
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: nails at Kew Boulevard, weekend 22/23 Feb 2014
Replies: 1020
Views: 115639

Re: nails at Kew Boulevard, weekend 22/23 Feb 2014

Boulie Tacker back from his hiatus Apparently there's been no hiatus, just less frequent, but he's getting busy again with the warmer weather. https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/mindless-stupidity-so-called-boulie-tacker-targets-cyclists-20181107-p50efd.html Nearly always increases around ...
by roshea
Tue 10 Jul 2018, 7:51 am
Forum: Cycling discussion
Topic: "...never tested positive..."
Replies: 578
Views: 45868

Re: "...never tested positive..."

fixie wrote:Interesting YouTube piece with Dr Tucker from South Africa. Drugs in sport commentator. Roshea will correct me if I am wrong. ;)

here


You're right, Ross Tucker is a well regarded scientist with expertise in doping and drug testing - interesting to get his perspective on this.
by roshea
Mon 14 May 2018, 7:46 pm
Forum: Bike Maintenance
Topic: Shimano or Sram
Replies: 9
Views: 2576

Re: Shimano or Sram

I wouldn't say that either Ultegra or Force is "better" - they're at similar price points and both work very well, so it largely just comes down to preference - double-tap (SRAM) versus two levers, hood ergonomics, and maybe availability of the chainring / cassette sizes you want. The revi...
by roshea
Mon 19 Mar 2018, 4:48 pm
Forum: Bike Shops and Shopping
Topic: Idle bike lust thread.
Replies: 556
Views: 52400

Re: Idle bike lust thread.

hamishm wrote:
UJ1 wrote:From NAHMBS - Lugged steel with Di2 and a quill stem!

They should mount the shift buttons on the down tube to complete the retro experience.


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by roshea
Mon 19 Feb 2018, 3:24 pm
Forum: Commuters discussion
Topic: Upping my bike light game
Replies: 34
Views: 6126

Re: Upping my bike light game

2 x 18650 batteries, so you can easily carry a charged spare e.g. http://www.dx.com/p/trustfire-protected-18650-3-7v-3000mah-rechargeable-li-ion-batteries-pair-120476 No issues with these, what i'm going to classify as off-brand, li-ion batteries? also - when i click through, I can't get these batt...

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