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Old 12-02-13, 09:46 AM   #926
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Something you don't see every day. This guy did the whole Critical Mass ride with us, including some significant inclines/downhills


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Old 12-02-13, 11:57 AM   #927
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Check this bike out. I saw this puppy downtown. It has ammo cans for panniers.

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Old 12-02-13, 05:49 PM   #928
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Check this bike out. I saw this puppy downtown. It has ammo cans for panniers.

You don't see craftsmanship of that caliber very often!
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Old 12-02-13, 05:57 PM   #929
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Old 12-02-13, 06:22 PM   #930
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Check this bike out. I saw this puppy downtown. It has ammo cans for panniers.

Bug out bike? I wonder how much that weighs?! Those ammo cans aren't exactly light even when they're empty.
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Old 12-02-13, 06:30 PM   #931
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Congratulations. That is a major step. As big or bigger than riding a first century.
I don't know about that. I've built a few wheels, didn't enjoy it and don't care to ever do it again. I do hope to be doing centuries for years to come.

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Old 12-02-13, 08:05 PM   #932
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Really neat depiction of a Roadrunner there on the sound deflection barrier, where in AZ is that, Water Lover?

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The photo was taken along a MUP that runs thru Scottsdale. Most of the concrete structures along the major roadways have some sort of artwork component to them. The wall on the opposite side was a prickly pear cactus. It's amazing to see. Up where we live it's just the standard grey concrete.
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Old 12-02-13, 08:15 PM   #933
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Really neat depiction of a Roadrunner there on the sound deflection barrier, where in AZ is that, Water Lover?

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Hmmm… Looks like a lizard to me!

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The winter ice is forming on the beaver dams!!

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Old 12-02-13, 09:54 PM   #935
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Trying a new point and shot with a superzoom len... work in progress but I like these shots...









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Old 12-03-13, 03:39 PM   #936
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I remember those cold mornings going to the Base..brrrr, don't miss them...too much
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Old 12-04-13, 05:32 PM   #938
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I hate you! Just kidding--just envious of those in much warmer winter climes.
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I hate you! Just kidding--just envious of those in much warmer winter climes.
We're actually going through a cold spell right now ... 45F degrees this AM.

If it makes you feel better, there was a 15MPH headwind.
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We're actually going through a cold spell right now ... 45F degrees this AM.

If it makes you feel better, there was a 15MPH headwind.
Yes, that does make me feel better, hehe.
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Old 12-05-13, 08:22 AM   #941
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In honor of all the cold weather out there (click for a larger view):

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Old 12-06-13, 10:29 PM   #942
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Sandy dirt road after some rain.

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Old 12-07-13, 10:52 PM   #946
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That's a cool photos. I can't imagine riding it up a hill though.

I just noticed the Bar Mits. A friend emailed a photo of his bike with them on. I have never seen them before, and now twice in one day. I like the idea of Bar Mits - just hate the thought have riding in the cold.
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Old 12-12-13, 02:25 PM   #948
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Great riding weather today in Boulder, CO:


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Old 12-14-13, 12:41 PM   #949
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