Its amazing when you look through the member lists, we have thousands of registered users but only a (large) handful that a really active members
I think you'll find that's the case for most internet forums..
Peoples interests change over time for a number of reasons, as someone above mentioned 'Dave Failure' was on here all the time, real keen bean..but also had an interest in horses which was his Mrs main passion and hard to keep both going. Did notice Scarlett back on here a while back trying to sell her Kona, not sure if she had any joy.
Most forums have a hardcore that keep them going, we regularly get over 100 voters on BOTM and i would say that they are our core base and what keep the place ticking over...
and remember, it's quality not quantity, 1 Retrobiker is worth 10 STW'ers
MTB - 1989 Ritchey Ultra , 1990 Explosif, 2001 Santa Cruz Superlight
Road - 1984 Koga Miyata Gents Racer, 2009 Pegoretti Duende
Wanted - 1" black quill stem with cable stop.
'It doesn't get easier, it just gets faster' - G Lemond " Everything in life's a race mate" - G Farmer