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by Cocker
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:50 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 9697
Views: 1110084

Re: The post man's been ...

cant wait to see it in the flesh,when we out?
by Cocker
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: jones advice
Replies: 6
Views: 315

Re: jones advice

thanks for the replies,
i ride a stooge speedball 29x3,and had a fat bike on loan for a couple of weeks last year.found it good fun and very comfy.
just thought a fat front jones would compliment it nicely .
by Cocker
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: jones advice
Replies: 6
Views: 315

jones advice

hope you don't mind,but i'm toying with the idea of a jones frame later on this year.i've seen a jones spaceframe 29,but with the unicrown fork on ebay.i was hoping any of you jones owners could advise me what size tyres it can take? i normally ride 29+,but fancied trying a full fat front. also is t...
by Cocker
Sun Dec 06, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!
Replies: 25
Views: 674

Re: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!

i retract my offer
you already sound like wife number 1 :lol:
by Cocker
Sat Dec 05, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!
Replies: 25
Views: 674

Re: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!

mrs does charity work 2 days a week. and i donate monthly to heart foundation, because they saved my life. we have been married 35 years, and always bought each other pressies at xmas, because it is nice to treat someone, and a nice suprise is always, well nice. re the stooge idea, she wont ride of...
by Cocker
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!
Replies: 25
Views: 674

Re: xmas gifts for a cycling wife............ help!

obviously,the lady would need stooge.
by Cocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: shimano mw7 size wise
Replies: 18
Views: 259

Re: shimano mw7 size wise

thank for your replies
by Cocker
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: shimano mw7 size wise
Replies: 18
Views: 259

shimano mw7 size wise

about to order some mw7,and just wondering how they size up?
i'm normally a 45 in cycling shoes,but my last winter boots(bontrager)have always felt tight.

thanks
by Cocker
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: anyone doing the 'Puffer' ?
Replies: 5
Views: 298

Re: anyone doing the 'Puffer' ?

have you entered mate?
by Cocker
Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: no longer for sale.
Replies: 4
Views: 353

Re: no longer for sale.

glad you came to your senses mate
by Cocker
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Films to watch while isolating
Replies: 250
Views: 15330

Re: Films to watch while isolating

unbreakable on you tube,about western state 100 miler.makes me want to start jogging
by Cocker
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: selling a bike, then regrets and buying another
Replies: 16
Views: 1652

Re: selling a bike, then regrets and buying another

you know you wanna
by Cocker
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: selling a bike, then regrets and buying another
Replies: 16
Views: 1652

Re: selling a bike, then regrets and buying another

ton wrote:
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:26 pm
have you ever bought a bike, didnt get on with it for some reason or another, the sold it, and the bought the same model again?
have you had any joy bud?
by Cocker
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: 29+ bikes, who rides one?
Replies: 20
Views: 1603

Re: 29+ bikes, who rides one?

just to add,the ti speedball is a lot lighter,and i'm sure andy can do made to measure in ti.
by Cocker
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: 29+ bikes, who rides one?
Replies: 20
Views: 1603

Re: 29+ bikes, who rides one?

ton
i'm on 29 plus on my speedball,and find it perfect.
it just so happens my best mate has bought a carbon stache(from cycletechnology) and he loves it.
think he is on an xl,i'm sure he'd let you try it bud
by Cocker
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: jones bars not working...........again
Replies: 48
Views: 3217

Re: jones bars not working...........again

ton,i'll buy them back off you if you want mate?no doubt they will come in handy for a future project
if you wan to try the moto bars,let me know and i can take mine off the speedball for you to try,before you spend any money on them
by Cocker
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: jones bars not working...........again
Replies: 48
Views: 3217

Re: jones bars not working...........again

i f found they worked best as high as possible with a riser stem,and angled down toward the rear hub.
i took a bit of trial and error.
may be worth trying something like the stooge moto bar,more rise and a little less sweep.
by Cocker
Sun Jan 05, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.
Replies: 6
Views: 772

Re: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.

ton
ive found them mate,they were down at my dads.
theres sg jones bars with tape and grips,or theres also a set of titec h bars that i bought for a pal that never came for them
let me know if you want a look at them mate
by Cocker
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.
Replies: 6
Views: 772

Re: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.

hold that thought,not in garage,trying to remember who borrowed them to try
by Cocker
Sat Jan 04, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.
Replies: 6
Views: 772

Re: wtd, Jones or similar alt bars.

don't know if you got sorted,but i think there is a spare set in the garage bud.
by Cocker
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: 29er Drop-bar Mountain Bike options
Replies: 30
Views: 3665

Re: 29er Drop-bar Mountain Bike options

stooge speedball works ace with drop bars,welcome to try mine if you get over yorkshire way
by Cocker
Sun Jul 28, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: For Sale Jones bars (Sold) and Wildcat bag.(all sold)
Replies: 8
Views: 1333

Re: For Sale Jones bars and Wildcat bag.

if anything changes,i'd take the lot
cheers
by Cocker
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Stooge 19 deg bend bar
Replies: 23
Views: 2514

Re: Stooge 19 deg bend bar

not planning on selling anytime soon,but you're more than welcome to try one mate
by Cocker
Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Stooge 19 deg bend bar
Replies: 23
Views: 2514

Re: Stooge 19 deg bend bar

i've just text him,hes at work,so he'll ring when he gets chance,and i'll let you know
by Cocker
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Stooge 19 deg bend bar
Replies: 23
Views: 2514

Re: Stooge 19 deg bend bar

my mate has a pair of moto bars spare,he bought them but never bothered putting them on.

could probably get him to sell them cheap if you're interested