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by firestarter
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Specialized pizza rack fitting
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Re: Specialized pizza rack fitting

Good idea
by firestarter
Wed Mar 03, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Specialized pizza rack fitting
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Specialized pizza rack fitting

Ey up does anyone know if a spesh pizza rack can be mounted using the fork (pinnacle ramin plus) mounts that are on the outer legs the ones where there are 3 holes in a line for like the anything cage, also my other bike has i think they are called mid fork mounts (planetx London road) would it also...
by firestarter
Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Custom made frame bag recomendations
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: Custom made frame bag recomendations

I had a bag for my spaceframe made by restrap it was very good, Nathan was a star and altered a bit for me and even sold me a crank cheap from his spares box, highly recommended
by firestarter
Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: anyone run a Gates belt drive on their rohloff ?
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: anyone run a Gates belt drive on their rohloff ?

My shand had a belt and while it was great to just put it away without cleaning in the rain, and it looked cool , which everyone knows is important lol. I did always worry in the back if my mind that if anything did happen there was no way I could fix it by the roadside or even at an lbs , you would...
by firestarter
Thu Feb 18, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Now sorted: BB7 Mtn / trp spyke
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: WTD: BB7 Mtn / trp spyke

I've a set of bb7 mtn I've been keeping hold of but not sure I will use them , but the reason I've not sold them yet is they come with pauls love levers and they are not only lovely they are expensive, but ill have a think on it if you might be interested
by firestarter
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Please can we talk briefly about pizzas & racks..
Replies: 44
Views: 760

Re: Please can we talk briefly about pizzas & racks..

I keep wanting to buy a spesh pizza rack but they seem to sell for a much used as new and im not sure it'll fit although I'm now quite partial to a basket ;)
by firestarter
Sun Feb 07, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: VO 'Crazy' bar gets wider and risier.
Replies: 6
Views: 263

Re: VO 'Crazy' bar gets wider and risier.

I finally bought a pair a while back , fitted , sold my spaceframe and kept the bars for the ramin and so never used the crazy bars i must try them out one day lol
by firestarter
Sun Jan 31, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Jones truss fork on another bike ?
Replies: 34
Views: 626

Re: Jones truss fork on another bike ?

Yes the are amazing to ride so precise it was the best bit of my jones I loved it
by firestarter
Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Which Carradice do I want...
Replies: 15
Views: 284

Re: Which Carradice do I want...

I right i see, ours are positive pressure but we need a seal or we would leak air out you lot must be not so fussed at running out of air as us in a fire lol
Where as in the army it wasn't positive pressure and we definitely needed a seal as we found out in the has chamber full of Cs 🤣🤣
by firestarter
Sat Jan 30, 2021 9:54 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Which Carradice do I want...
Replies: 15
Views: 284

Re: Which Carradice do I want...

Out of interest and nothing to do with carradice although I rate their bags highly

How did you manage to get a proper face fit seal with a beard we are not allowed facial hair due to it being impossible , apparently, to get a full safe seal

Oh and the front panniers are ace
by firestarter
Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Pinnacle Ramin 3+: tell me everything
Replies: 31
Views: 597

Re: Pinnacle Ramin 3+: tell me everything

I've got one though with being ill and then busy with covid I've not ridden for ages I really like it , I like it plus and I also really like it as a 29er I've also just picked up a 29x3 front to try in it, ive swapped to jones bars and a bigger cassette but think that's it I had a jones spaceframe ...
by firestarter
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Pinnacle Ramin 3+ Large (SOLD)
Replies: 32
Views: 829

Re: Pinnacle Ramin 3+ Large (yes actually!)

Cheers mate ill stick to my 2.8 and look up the rack
by firestarter
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Pinnacle Ramin 3+ Large (SOLD)
Replies: 32
Views: 829

Re: Pinnacle Ramin 3+ Large (yes actually!)

Ey up how much clearance have you got on the rear with a 3.0 tyre in and what width rims is that on in the rear , cheers, btw I have a ramin plus ace bikes, oh and whats the front rack
by firestarter
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: jones advice
Replies: 6
Views: 309

Re: jones advice

I had a jones sf steel with truss and all ill say is the truss was the best part of the bike, by a long way. I'd like to have tried a diamond and truss, i wouldn't want a sf with unicrown tbh but that's maybe just me
by firestarter
Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Runners input please
Replies: 22
Views: 464

Re: Runners input please

Love my lone peaks
by firestarter
Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Crikey, how much 500 failure.
Replies: 13
Views: 550

Re: Crikey, how much 500 failure.

I saw you today when I was driving to cas and then again when I was going back, opposite directions both times on the same road lol
by firestarter
Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

I think the extra rim width would only widen the outer edge of the tyre slightly and probably narrow the tread a bit, maybe lol
by firestarter
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

Thanks for the info , I dont have any measurements im afraid though I have run previously that wheel in the back of a jones with a 2.4 ardent on it as per Jeff's suggestion and although it wasn't ideal due to the way it exposed the sidewall it worked , id just have liked it to fit a little better so...
by firestarter
Wed Dec 30, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

If you dont mind thanks ive a rear arc45 rim so want the biggest tyre i can safely fit in there ideally to sit on the rim the best thanks
by firestarter
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: ..... Tubeless ready road spike/ice tires?
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: Experience of spiked road tires anyone?

They last ages ive a pair of Continental Nordic Spike 240 700x40 that I've never got round to fitting ever lol
by firestarter
Tue Dec 29, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

I look forward to the results jurassic then I'll know if it will likely fit my bike :)
by firestarter
Tue Dec 29, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

Thanks jameso btw what sort of 29er clearance does the ramin plus have I cant remember ta
by firestarter
Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tyre question (sorry!)
Replies: 27
Views: 562

Re: Tyre question (sorry!)

Id be interested to see if the 2.6 ranger is bigger than the 2.4 ardent , and if it would fit in the back of my ramin plus with a 29er 45mm wheel