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    Welcome to the Cubic Zirconium Club!

    The Club where cheapskates make snide comments about the Titanium club.

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    Can anyone join?
    Zero gallons to the mile

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    Sorry, red star members not allowed.

    Unless you ride a Huffy.

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    Titanium won't cut it?
    Zero gallons to the mile

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    I'll bring the applesauce.
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    What's frightening is how coherent Hickey was in posting that.

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    Titanium is just so...lance.

    That's the adjective we use in the Zirc club for "lame."

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    But I make really good chocolate brownies.
    Zero gallons to the mile

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    So its replacing the red star membership already. Whats the fuss?

    You or I have neither so why the fuss over the Titanium club when there wasn't a fuss over red stars?

    Do you think everyone is going to go in there and leave you out?

    Unlikely.

    Anthony

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    could have just called it the 'carbon nuclear explosion club'

    oh wait... wait... I think it should be called 'Vanadium club' by 1up'ing the titanium
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    No red star, but a Ti bike... can I still be a member?
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    NO.

    Ti sucks, Skiahh. It's too flexy, too noodly and too dang expensive fpr its weight. I swear people are getting ripped off when they buy them dang ti bikes. It's just METAL for gawdsakes!! Anyone who invests in a titanium bike is nothing but a pozee urrr and that is all.
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    Bamboo club!
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    Two wheels good. Four wheels bad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gogga Logga View Post
    Sorry, red star members not allowed.

    Unless you ride a Huffy.
    wow, that is a cheap club
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    People whose sig line does not include a jsharr quote annoy me.

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    Right now there are 37 posts in the Titanium Club. I wonder if this thread can surpass it?
    The rider in my avatar is David Etxebarria, not me.

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    Anybody remember this Dr. Seuss book?

    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Hmmm....harsh and cheap.


    Wouldn't this be The Aluminum Club?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    NO.

    Ti sucks, Skiahh. It's too flexy, too noodly and too dang expensive fpr its weight. I swear people are getting ripped off when they buy them dang ti bikes. It's just METAL for gawdsakes!! Anyone who invests in a titanium bike is nothing but a pozee urrr and that is all.
    well, if it's good enough for siu and pcad and a bunch of other people whom I don't know too well, must be good enough for me.

    you ride 50cm right? care to uh... purge your titanium?
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    It's not good enough for you OR me. Ti sucks, remember?
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    I think cro-mo is the sucks, damn rust magnets! I thought we were in the future with all our space age technology and materials

    titanium doesn't rust, nor does it attract magnets
    and it's non-toxic so I can totally rebuild my body with it should I break every bone in my body.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    but nothing beats Niobium, especially because Brazil and Canada are the major sources for it.

    and they're in mah rims
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    Actually, I just cut apart my water filter to see how gauge worked, and after some related reading, I've come to the conclusion that activated carbon is where it's at.

    The unique property of activated carbon is its microporosity and resulting ridiculously high surface area. A gram of activated carbon has an estimate surface area of about 500 square meters...roughly two tennis courts.

    So forget the cubic zirconium club. I'm heading over to the activated carbon club.
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    my three year old has a Thomas the Tank engine Huffy. Can I join?
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    I got a Huffy with Dura Ace parts on it. Can I join?
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    I'm such a loser, I have a red star and no huffy

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    But, carbon is better!
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