Warren Andrews
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  • Alexandria, NSW
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Warren Andrews's Discussions

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Moore Sep 27, 2012. 19 Replies

Over at News Ltd's The Punch is an article of cycling and road rage. I'm amazed at the level of vitriol towards bikes not to mention the twisted logic and rights and responsibilities. I'm sure anyone…Continue

Parts for MTB pedals

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sir Neil d'Ardthelmon Aug 18, 2012. 10 Replies

My Exustar MTB pedals are wearing out. I would like to replace the moving parts but I'm not sure if you can just purchase these. The Exustar website wasn't too helpful.Should I not bother and buy new…Continue

Alexandria to Parramatta - best route?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sir Mark Jun 29, 2012. 20 Replies

Can anyone suggest the best route from Alexandria to Parramatta, particularly between Parramatta and Strathfield (roughly). Thanks.Continue

Tyres and treads in the wet

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ewan Mar 27, 2012. 14 Replies

After being a fair weather commuter for years I've decided to harden up & ride everyday regardless of the weather. However my road bike and its skinny tyres are pretty dodgy in the wet. Any…Continue

 

Warren Andrews's Page

Latest Activity

Warren Andrews replied to PeterT's discussion Innovative saddle banned by UCI
"You can reduce drag a lot more by tapering the rear rather than having a pointy front. Just have a look at a Boeing 747."
Feb 28
Warren Andrews replied to Pat The Rat's discussion Rant-Did I do the Right Thing?
""I've seen 3 car on car doorings in Balmain" Which suggests drivers have a blind spot with regards to their own safety let alone others."
Feb 7
Warren Andrews replied to BIKESydney's discussion Helmets (MHL) - We challange you to NOT read this
""that attracted confused, lazy Liberal voters..." Not just Liberal voters. In filling out the ballot paper below the line I was guessing by the name of the party as to there political affiliations. I ranked the Liberal Democrats fairly…"
Sep 22, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Lex Seymour's discussion New to Commuting - Considering buying a bike for Bondi to Alexandria - DANGEROUS?
"Avoid the door zone at all costs."
Sep 16, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to LR's discussion April 23 Police Biltz [sic] in North Sydney - get the word out
"There were a number of officers at the North end of the SHB at 6:45 this morning."
Apr 23, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Sir Neil d'Ardthelmon's discussion Had any "good" crashes lately?
"I managed to embarrass myself trying to bunny hop the pavement outside Central. The front wheel came to a halt, while I and the rest of the bike traced an arc in the air before landing head over heels, to the entertainment of dozens of people…"
Mar 31, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Big Max's discussion Jury Duty - bike parking at Downing Centre?
""let's just say that stuff goes missing from courts from time to time" ... well given the caliber of the people who end up there!"
Mar 11, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Chris's discussion Bike rider behaviour, St Leonard's Park Shared Path, North Sydney
"Except cyclists need to respect other shared zone userrs and ride accordingly. Too many don't."
Mar 1, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Sam Daykin's discussion Great Customer Service?
"I took my bike into Cheeky Monkey a few weeks ago. The dude spent 10 minutes adjusting my headset, and didn't want payment. I've since bought a new headset from them which they fitted and they will get all my business from now on."
Feb 27, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Paul's discussion Anyone had problems with SRAM Double-Tap Shifters?
"Do the make of shifter & derailleurs need to be the same?"
Feb 24, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Paul's discussion Anyone had problems with SRAM Double-Tap Shifters?
"I had the same problem. Due to lack of experience and great naivety on my part, a bike shop in North Sydney that shall remain nameless (Pacific Hwy/Berry St) replaced both brakes in their entirety at a cost of $400, or half cost of the groupset.…"
Feb 24, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Bill Parker's discussion Green Bike Lanes - Are they just decoration?
"The Bourke St side streets are deadly. Can anyone tell me whether bikes on the paths have to give way, or do the users on the side streets crossing the paths have to give way?"
Feb 13, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to JP's discussion Lance Armstrong covers Radiohead's "Creep".
"Gold!"
Jan 31, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to hartraft's discussion Miller St / Blues Pt Road shared path - Nth Sydney
"Good point. That's worth getting in touch with the council about."
Jan 16, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to Jon's discussion MP's wife almost kills cyclist - gets of scott free
"We don't know who's fault it was. From the News Ltd website: "Ryan said he had looked left and right before entering the intersection and didn't see a vehicle approaching." This suggests the cyclist may have been…"
Jan 16, 2013
Warren Andrews replied to hartraft's discussion Miller St / Blues Pt Road shared path - Nth Sydney
"I negotiate these barriers every day. The only reason they are of any danger whatsoever is if you are riding too fast. This is a narrow shared path which many elderly people use. They are necessary. The reason they were installed was because some…"
Jan 16, 2013

Profile Information

What sort of riding do you do ?
Commuting, Road Cycling, Mountain Biking, Recreational, Whatever
Where in Sydney do you live ?
Alexandria
Tell us about your bikes
Felt F100 with SRAM Rival groupset
GT Avalanche frame with Bontranger and Shimano bits and bobs.
Website:
http://www.rocket-designs.com

Comment Wall (2 comments)

At 12:39pm on April 16, 2010, Sydney Uni Velo Club said…
G'day Warren, welcome to the SUVC group!
At 12:51pm on April 16, 2010, Sydney Uni Velo Club said…
Sounds good to me! If you are interested in joining the club, let me know. We have some tidy subsidies available to the students (one of which I'm not...d'oh!).

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