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Old 04-15-06, 07:10 PM   #1
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And you thought YOU were fast

Darn I wish we hadn't run out of gears.
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Old 04-15-06, 07:26 PM   #2
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And don't forget how you were riding into the wind going up Deadman's Pass.
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Old 04-15-06, 07:41 PM   #3
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Darn I wish we hadn't run out of gears.
What was your cadence at around 120mph?

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Old 04-15-06, 07:46 PM   #4
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Yes, something like that, but it's surprising our average speed only hit 13.4, we had a lot of steep hills today.
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You're only supposed to put one magnet on the wheel.
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You're only supposed to put one magnet on the wheel.
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I hit 419 once, although it might have been in kilometers.
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according to that flight deck, you still have gears to go!

Don't be such a wimp.
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Darn I wish we hadn't run out of gears.

Bet it was raining!!

I did a ride in 96 and it rained- and rained and you know the rest. It was one of my long rides and after about 6 hours- the Speedometer registerd 90 mph. I know I am fast downhill but not in the rain. Took off the back of the computer and brown liquid came out of it. Dried off the battery and it worked fone for the rest of the ride.
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Old 04-16-06, 07:42 AM   #12
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This was done on our tandem and no it wasn't raining but the weather was damp. All the other readings were fine, just surprised us when we looked at this reading. I figured we must have gone under some kind of power line.
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Old 04-16-06, 07:51 AM   #13
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This was done on our tandem and no it wasn't raining but the weather was damp. All the other readings were fine, just surprised us when we looked at this reading. I figured we must have gone under some kind of power line.
Sometimes a bump in the road makes the switch in the pickup bounce and you get a couple of extra signals from the switch opening and closing too.
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Rename this thread; Ask Mr Science. He's ONLY got a master's degree.
Buncha Party Poopers. Could'nt ya just let 'em believe.
They could've been going out every weekend trying to break their record. That way they could've gotten into shape.

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Old 04-16-06, 03:25 PM   #15
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Presumably, that's why he isn't called Dr. Science! He's only got a masters!!!
Ah, Mr. Watson, I presume?
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Were there Easter "peeps" waiting for you??? "Peeps" can be a great motivator!
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