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    Insane Bicycle Mechanic Jeff Wills's Avatar
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    The immortal chain lube debate

    as seen on Frazz:

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    nice, sums up the debate pretty well.
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    I prefer a 50/50 mix with WD-40.
    more cops have been killed by donuts than guns in chicago it is a medical fact ask any doctor.

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    As EVERYONE knows (or should know by now), WD-40 stands for Water Displacement. What we need now is Detergent Displacement, DD-41.

    (Sounds almost like a Navy ship!)

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    Chain Lube !!!!....slowly I turned.....

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    Please,no oil.......I don't use a mirror.
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    I wasn't going to open this thread to avoid the pointless and never-ending debate, but I couldn't help myself.
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    Not wearing a helmet makes me more aware of my surroundings. I find myself anticipating the hardness of concrete 50 or 100 feet in front of me, it's almost a zen-like connection between my face and the pavement.

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    Ooh, that soap idea sounds cool. I really need something to make me look like I'm going faster.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JiveTurkey View Post
    I wasn't going to open this thread to avoid the pointless and never-ending debate, but I couldn't help myself.
    Yeah...this exactly. It's like watching

    and it can be great fun if you can just limit yourself to
    Quote Originally Posted by Cheshire Cat
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