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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Mulger bill » Sun May 19, 2013 6:44 pm

trailgumby wrote:Hint: it has skinny tyres ;)


You on a roadie? That is huge... :o
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby vince » Sun May 19, 2013 6:54 pm

BNA has merged with BNV
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Ozkaban » Sun May 19, 2013 6:58 pm

vince wrote:BNA has merged with BNV

BNA has bought BNV?
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Mulger bill » Sun May 19, 2013 7:17 pm

Ozkaban wrote:
vince wrote:BNA has merged with BNV

BNA has bought BNV?

The reverse does not bear thinking about :(
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Saturnstarzz » Sun May 19, 2013 8:54 pm

My Wallet I lost somewhere in my car or house turns up OR the Giro is called off cause cav and the rest of the sprinters want to make snow men??
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby AUbicycles » Sun May 19, 2013 11:24 pm

Funny - there were one or two words in there that are not to far of the mark, but in a different context. Glad so many will be frothing at the mouth when .... it comes.

Wonder what Trailgumby got - perhaps my stories tipped the scales in favour of road-speed.


BTW - the forum is tapatalk compatible.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Philipthelam » Mon May 20, 2013 12:30 am

It's monday now!
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Dan » Mon May 20, 2013 6:25 am

My alanis morrisette irony smiley is being made available to the general public??

Users will be able to admit they're wrong?

Resolution of all the campag v shimano threads?

Cap of 16 pages on all threads?
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby alf » Mon May 20, 2013 7:10 am

Multiple mandatory helmet law threads to be allowed.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby find_bruce » Mon May 20, 2013 8:25 am

Dan wrote:Users will be able to admit they're wrong?

Christopher is good not god :D
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Nobody » Mon May 20, 2013 8:29 am

Dan wrote:Users will be able to admit they're wrong?
I've done this so it's already possible. But I know what you mean.

Dan wrote:Resolution of all the campag v shimano threads?
Others:
All frame material threads
MHL thread(s)
Lycra wearing vs not wearing threads
Mechanical vs electronic shifting


Dan wrote:Cap of 16 pages on all threads?
What will CT do? :o
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby jasonc » Mon May 20, 2013 8:35 am

BNA to offer square pizzas?

oh. wait. that's already been done.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Nobody » Mon May 20, 2013 8:43 am

Well it's already Monday and almost business hours. So is Christopher awake yet? I suppose it still can be Monday at 23:59 WST.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby alf » Mon May 20, 2013 8:52 am

Title of this thread will be changed to......

How do you keep an idiot in suspense?


Last post before thread get locked will be......


I'll tell you tomorrow.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby jasonc » Mon May 20, 2013 8:52 am

Nobody wrote:Well it's already Monday and almost business hours. So is Christopher awake yet? I suppose it still can be Monday at 23:59 WST.

I think he's in Perf. So we may have a wait a bit for the sun to rise over the perforated line.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby Marto » Mon May 20, 2013 9:21 am

I know; Clive Palmer is buying BNA and the forums will have a new title "The Clive Palmer Australian Cycling Forums"
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby senator52 » Mon May 20, 2013 9:58 am

Marto wrote:I know; Clive Palmer is buying BNA and the forums will have a new title "The Clive Palmer Australian Cycling Forums"


The 'United Australia Cycling Forums'. :wink:
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby AUbicycles » Mon May 20, 2013 11:38 am

I am ready to announce... in the next post.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby liamb » Mon May 20, 2013 11:40 am

e-bikes???? page

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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby yolk » Mon May 20, 2013 11:49 am

Bna frames/wheels ?? :D
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby im_no_pro » Mon May 20, 2013 12:00 pm

AUbicycles wrote:I am ready to announce... in the next post.


Expansion of commercial with a large partner to jump on board eg wiggle.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby im_no_pro » Mon May 20, 2013 12:02 pm

im_no_pro wrote:
AUbicycles wrote:I am ready to announce... in the next post.


Expansion of commercial with a large partner to jump on board eg wiggle.


I actually think its they survey results, but someone already guessed that...
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby AUbicycles » Mon May 20, 2013 12:02 pm

The Big News: BNA has created an App that is now available in iTunes.
The interesting thing, it is probably not what you think or expect - being the enthusiastic cyclist that you are.

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For the past few months I have been working with David Halfpenny on the e-bike Round Table - e-bike buyers guide. We have e-bike five importers / retailer who have participated and responded to various questions, even the hard ones. Because we thought the results were so valuable, in addition to the three-part e-bike feature published on BNA we created an ebook for iPads that is now in Apple iTunes:
ebike buyers guide (free).


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While I am not your typically e-bike rider and many in the forum are also not, e-bikes however are a chance to get many more people on bikes. Often the person who buy an e-bike is looking for a transport alternative.

Because Australia hasn't been blessed with the same cycling culture and integration as Europe, plus there have been a few dodgy operaters that have left customers out-of-pocket, I have been interested in providing information to help buyers make better purchasing decisions. For example, the pros and cons of a conversion kit versions a complete e-bike or even how to tell a good ebike brand / dealer.


For some this will not be of interest. For others, your family or friends could enjoy and benefit from this info have a look, share it around. The online version will be published on BNA in three parts, the first has gone online today: Expert Round Table – Buying an E-Bike Part 1
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby im_no_pro » Mon May 20, 2013 12:04 pm

Tres cool.... would check it out cept I dont have an iPad.
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Re: Big BNA Announcement on Monday

Postby AUbicycles » Mon May 20, 2013 12:06 pm

You can read it online - we are publishing the three parts one-by-one and the first is up!

Expert Round Table – Buying an E-Bike Part 1
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