A quick search has shown that cooking and recipe and food threads have been started numerous times and one by one they have been shut down or deleted for various reasons. Not exactly sure why and some of the older burners might know. Anyway as a few pics have appeared here and there it is time...
Sorry for the long post but I think this is a subject worthy of discussion and some background, albeit long background, is appropriate.
January 26th is Australia Day, coincidentally India Republic Day, and for many indigenous Australians Invasion Day.
A brief history of the date from various...
Over the past few weeks there have been attempts to derail the ebike posts. This is bullshit. Whether you like them or not ebikes are here and will become more and more popular. If you have an issue with that then stay out of this section. If you choose to thrown shit and have a dig then your...
Item: Shimano 11 speed rear derailleur and ispecB shifter
Location: Brisbane or post
Item Condition: Good please
Price and price conditions: I can get new XT and SLX so about half that for good stuff?
Extra Info: I robbed the XT gear from the fat bike for the Cannondale and that meant the fat...
Item: XT or XTR 11 speed i spec ii shifter
Item Condition: vg
Price and price conditions: prefer to swap my bar mounted XT for an i spec ii, anyway let me know
Extra Info: the i spec set up suits me betterer
We have been working through tidying up the for sale and wtb posts. Sadly the bot that is supposed to clear the sold or found items is having a bad hair day.
A couple of points that you guys can help us:
Don't delete the posts once you have sold or found just write sold or found in the thread...
Item: trail or cross country bike in L or XL
Location: Brisbane and thereabouts
Price range/Willing to Pay: $1,000
Extra Info: son and his mate are looking to do some riding so I am one bike short. Not after anything exotic but it needs to be in good condition. Hardtail or dually, wheel size...
This is meant to run in parallel to "Plastic bags, climate change, renewable energy" and is to offer suggestions on what anyone can do to help the situation. It is not a pissing contest and posts of this type and any whining or finger pointing will be deleted. And yes there has been plenty of...
Item: 29" Wheelset. 100x15 and 135xQR with Shimano freehub
Price range/Willing to Pay: Depends on condition / build ... $250 - 350 ish
I am thinking about replacing the wheelset on my Giant hardtail. Currently it is running Giant P-XC2 wheels which are flexy and weigh just...
There are a few of us who know Troy and aware that he has been doing various races and challenges. This morning I saw a snippet of video about his race in Alaska on morning ABC TV so I tracked down the link...
Item: 26" QR wheelset
Location: Brissy but postage is ok too
Item Condition: good++
Price and price conditions: what have you got?
Extra Info: Wifey's bike has had a few upgrades and most recently went 1x10 which got me thinking about a decent wheelset. Given that 26" wheels are the dodo...
Item: Shimano 9 speed long cage rear derailleur, Deore, SLX or XT
Location: Brisbane but post is ok. Eventually
Item Condition: very good
Price and price conditions: what ya got?
Extra Info: I am upgrading my niece's near new Scott. It is running 3x8 and I have all the bits I need...
Item: I spec B hardware screw
Item Condition: newish
Reason for selling: N/A
Price and price conditions: up to you
Extra Info: I found a shifter but it doesn't have Shimano part no Y00398050
In case anyone has changed shifters but has the weird...
Item: Shimano SL-M780-B 2/3 left shifter
Location: Not bothered
Item Condition: Newish would be nice but needs to be good working order
Price and price conditions: Let's do a deal
Extra Info: Looking at going 1x11 and throwing the XT stuff onto the Muru, so I need a front shifter...
Item: 26" forks, QR 80 - 100mm travel
Price range/Willing to Pay: $200?
Extra Info: Prefer black or white but not overly fussed, hopefully more of these lying around that the others I was seeking
Item: Fork to suit 26" wheels, 120/130mm travel, QR and tapered steerer
Location: Brisbane preferably but happy to pay post for the right deal
Price range/Willing to Pay: Not too much see below
Extra Info: Wheelset is QR and I don't want to pour any more money into this thing than I really...