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I have this, I have a real bike with Ultegra/105 mix, I have folding bike and mountain bike. I do know bikes. Horses for courses. The...
27/05/2022 - 00:04
> steel cranks to withstand your intense workouts Finally! I'm so sick of breaking my alloy cranks. Are they cotterless?
26/05/2022 - 18:44
I've been very pleased so far. Drawing 15A no problems from Ozito. Googling the part number, I think the cells are from TenPower, which...
26/05/2022 - 17:40
No bike should be left under awnings. Alloy frame, and keeping the bike clean and oiled will help. But if you can't get a shed (Gumtree?),...
26/05/2022 - 13:42
Thanks. I have a few paired direct to lights on the Hue zigbee mesh. Guess I'll just leave them that way. Any chance it will work better...
26/05/2022 - 12:51
Thanks Limbot. Are you able to compare these to the Ikea buttons? Any advantage? $15 button:...
26/05/2022 - 10:38
Have you used that old-fashioned caliper brake style before? You need to loosen the nut at the back of the forks, clamp the brakes on, then...
26/05/2022 - 10:29
I think you missed the "electric" part. The $650 eBike would be no better components than this. But yes, as part of my eBike conversion, I...
26/05/2022 - 10:25
Ignore Drakesy, he just enjoys shitting on everything. Yes, it has QR front wheel, so easy to put in a small hatchback, or large sedan boot.
26/05/2022 - 10:22
It's bloody good for a Kmart bike! Check your privilege :) You could lose the heavy steel kickstand. Handlebars are also steel. Frame is...
26/05/2022 - 10:12
Pros and cons. The Copenhagen has smaller frame, better brakes (probably) and threadless headset. But it is heavier and has inferior...
26/05/2022 - 10:06
Be warned that the frame is big already, and adding a big seat will add to the minimum height.
26/05/2022 - 10:03
You mean the brakes were difficult to adjust? Caliper brakes are always trickier than V-brakes, but a short youtube video will show you...
26/05/2022 - 10:01
Thanks. I don't know why this gets a new post. djprima reported the $99 price drop on Sunday, but the website would not let me edit the...
26/05/2022 - 09:56
You mean the trigger control? Some brushed ones feel nice, some don't. But good point - the brushless require fancier electronics, a...
25/05/2022 - 18:52
How do you know it is "more powerful"? That is true *if* they draw the same electrical power, but you are making an unwarranted assumption....
25/05/2022 - 12:56
Perhaps you were trying to cut it too low? That's not good for the grass.
25/05/2022 - 12:52
You are confused with Windows. Or Ubuntu, to be honest. Or Android. IOS still runs in 2GB OK.
24/05/2022 - 21:41
That's a bit odd. Isn't the handle redundant on a double-wall glass? P.S. my Bodum glasses have never broken, unlike the Target ones.
23/05/2022 - 23:31
Like the above they, are very low power, and big spacing. OK if there is no other lighting.
23/05/2022 - 12:22
If you can afford this, you are probably too old.
22/05/2022 - 21:58
replying as too late to edit. I cannot read :-( This Makita *is* a half-inch drive. Mea culpa.
22/05/2022 - 20:58
You'll probably want more torque than this has to remove stuck wheel-nuts. It is only a 1/4" drive, and you want 1/2" socket and a long...
22/05/2022 - 19:08
Makita is worth it if used daily for your trade, I guess? Certa sure is cheap - tools for a one-off job? Or are you better off getting...
22/05/2022 - 19:01
https://www.ebay.com.au/sch/i.html?_nkw=Elm327 If you only have iphone, see https://www.ebay.com.au/sch/i.html?_nkw=Elm327+wifi
22/05/2022 - 15:20
They cost the same. Silly domain snob. Yeelight.com.au is actually owned by the chinese company. The net.au is VERTEX AUSTRALIA PTY LTD,...
21/05/2022 - 23:48
Don't bother with these cheap colour bulbs. They say 800 lumens for white, but make no mention of how dim they are in colour mode. Hue or...
21/05/2022 - 20:53
Cancel that comment about disc-brakes. They don't apply torque to the dropouts. Any steel forks are good.
21/05/2022 - 14:43
My Kindle Fire HD (2012) is not eligible.
21/05/2022 - 14:07