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  1. ALAN OBRIEN

    hinde l'etape frames

    hi guys, its good to be back on the forum again. just a quick question, ive recently been thinking about purchasing a new bike and while surfing the web i came across dave hindes website, while going through the site, i came across the hinde l'etape frame built up with ultegra. it seemed to be...
  2. ALAN OBRIEN

    Best Mountain Bike For 1,000 Euros?

    Hi Guys, Im Looking To Get Back Into Mountain Biking After A Considerable Time Away. Im Wondering What Bike On The Market Is The Best Buy Around The 1,000 Euro Mark? Any Help Would Be Greatly Appreciated. Yours In Cycling, Alan Obrien.
  3. ALAN OBRIEN

    Best Mountain Bike For 1,000 Euro's?

    Hi Guys, Im Trying To Expand My Horizons, Im Thinking Of Buying A Mountain Bike And Have About A Grand To Spend. Which Bike On The Market Today Is Best Value? Any Help With This Would Be Greatly Appreciated. Yours In Cycling, Alan Obrien.
  4. ALAN OBRIEN

    can carbon fibre be repaired?

    :confused: hi guys, iwas cleaning down my bike yesterday when i noticed a small crack in the carbon just above the right rear dropout. my question is, 1. can it be repaired? 2.if so, do i have to send it back to manufacturer? 3. is there anywhere in...
  5. ALAN OBRIEN

    Ultegra 04 Or 05?

    im just wondering what kind of weight difference there is between the 04 9 speed group and the 05 10 speed? as i already use the 04 9 speed group, i was just wondering is it worth up grading to the 10? thanks in advance to those who answer with helpful constructive advice.
  6. ALAN OBRIEN

    combine jersey

    do you think the combine jersey should be reinstated in the tour?[list] /list] personally, i think it should,as an overall reflection of who is doing well in all competitions. yes no
  7. ALAN OBRIEN

    New Ultegra Group.

    www.shimano-europe.com/cycling/
  8. ALAN OBRIEN

    My Colnago .com

    DOES ANYONE KNOW IF AND WHEN THIS PART OF THE COLNAGO SITE WILL BE UP AND RUNNING? IVE BEEN TRYING TO LOG ON FOR THE LAST FEW WEEKS AND ALL IM GETTING IS THAT THE PAGE CANNOT BE FOUND.
  9. ALAN OBRIEN

    how many miles a month do you average?

    i was thinking about this last night and realized thatsince i got my new bike my average monthly milage has gone up considerably. about 2 mths ago, i was averaging about 400mls a mth. now since ive received the new bike, my milage has just about doubled. yes, i know what people are saying...
  10. ALAN OBRIEN

    Attachments

    THIS POST IS MAINLY FOR STEVE AND V02. I WAS WONDERING IF IT WOULD BE POSSIBLE TO INCREASE THE SIZE OF ATTACHMENT ALLOWED IN EACH POST. AT THE MOMENT IM TRYING TO POST SOME PICS OF MY BIKE BUT THE ATTACHMENTS ARE 640 X 480, WHICH ARE OBVIOUSLY TOO BIG. I REALISE THAT THE ATTACHMENT SIZE FOR...
  11. ALAN OBRIEN

    attachment size

    how do you reduce the size of an attachment?:confused:
  12. ALAN OBRIEN

    COLNAGO ACTIVE: its here.

    finally received my frame. built it up over the weekend, she rides like a dream. i reviewed the frame in the reviews forum. unfortunatly, i dont have any pics yet, but once i get my hands on a digital camera, i will post some straight away. gotta go now and start putting the miles in, (and, you...
  13. ALAN OBRIEN

    help with millenium stem.

    hi all, recieved my colnago active frame from lbs last friday. unfortunatly im still waiting on stem, bars seatpost and saddle to arrive. in the mean time i was planning to transfer stem, bars etc. from my old bike to tide me over till i recieve my new ones. however, all was going well, till i...
  14. ALAN OBRIEN

    anyone from ireland?

    anyone here from ireland? im from shannon, co. clare.
  15. ALAN OBRIEN

    worst crash!

    what was your worst crash? damage to yourself, your bike or caused others to crash? some of you may have seen this thread in the cycling equipment forum, but i thought id try it on this one as well to get a bigger response.
  16. ALAN OBRIEN

    worst crash!

    whats the worst crash you've ever had? damage to youself, your bike or caused others to crash?
  17. ALAN OBRIEN

    michelin axial carbon

    hi guys, anyone got an opinion on the michelin axial carbon? are they any good, what are they more suited for, racing or training? thanks in advance, alan.
  18. ALAN OBRIEN

    Delivery Time On New Colnago Frames

    HI GUYS HOWS IT GOING? ANYBODY GOT ANY IDEA HOW LONG IT WOULD NORMALLY TAKE FOR A NEW FRAME TO BE DELIVERED ONCE ORDERED FROM COLNAGO? I ORDERED MY FRAME AROUND THE MIDDLE OF DECEMBER AND AM STILL TO HEAR ANYTHING BACK FROM THE SUPPLIER (OTHER THAN "ITS ON THE WAY"). ANY INFORMATION GRATEFULLY...
  19. ALAN OBRIEN

    Building Up Bikes From Scratch

    WHAT WOULD BE THE BEST MANUAL/BOOK TO BUY ON BUILDING UP BIKES FROM SCRATCH, IVE BEEN CYCLING ROUGHLY 14 OR 15 YEARS AND HAVE ONLY STARTED GETTING MY HANDS DIRTY IN THE LAST MONTH OR SO?
  20. ALAN OBRIEN

    Poll, Time Vs Look

    WHICH PEDAL SYSTEM IS BEST? HAVING USED BOTH SYSTEMS, I STILL DONT KNOW. WHAT DO YOU GUYS THINK OF THESE SYSTEMS?