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Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-22-16, 06:30 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,388
Posted By 1989Pre
Calling out "on your left" adds a layer of safety...

Calling out "on your left" adds a layer of safety to the ride. That is why it is recommended or even required in some of the cycling clubs. Merrymeeting Wheelers (Cycle Club) here, in Brunswick,...
Forum: Northeast Rides and Events 07-21-16, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 605
Posted By 1989Pre
Hi there, Outn! That's great that you are doing...

Hi there, Outn! That's great that you are doing the Lobster Ride. I am thinking of riding with empty bottles till the second rest stop at 35 miles, because the first 34 are where the largest hills...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-19-16, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 402
Posted By 1989Pre
800 calories a day! You'd have to lock me in a...

800 calories a day! You'd have to lock me in a bank vault to get me to follow that program! Awesome work.
Forum: Foo 07-19-16, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By 1989Pre
Ariel Bender!! ...

Ariel Bender!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWusOQE_Y1k
Forum: Books, Movies, Music & Entertainment 07-19-16, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 114,691
Posted By 1989Pre
I totally agree. Do you have an IMDB profile?

I totally agree. Do you have an IMDB profile?
Forum: Books, Movies, Music & Entertainment 07-19-16, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1,464
Views: 114,691
Posted By 1989Pre
rjm, are you talking about the new Ghostbusters?

rjm, are you talking about the new Ghostbusters?
Forum: Introductions 07-19-16, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By 1989Pre
It looks like fun, Coas. Glad you could join us.

It looks like fun, Coas. Glad you could join us.
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 07-19-16, 04:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,156
Posted By 1989Pre
Good work, jfr. Any tips on staying cool,...

Good work, jfr.

Any tips on staying cool, Arco?
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-18-16, 08:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,014
Posted By 1989Pre
I think this will work itself out, one way or the...

I think this will work itself out, one way or the other. I don't mean to be facetious, but whatever error led to her crash, she will never make that same mistake again. I hope she decides to keep...
Forum: Introductions 07-18-16, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 140
Posted By 1989Pre
I intend to neither seek-you-out nor destroy you....

I intend to neither seek-you-out nor destroy you. Isn't that good news? Hey.., welcome to Bike Forums. Post a post now and again!
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-18-16, 07:46 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,265
Posted By 1989Pre
:eek: Whenever I roll up to my door after...

:eek:

Whenever I roll up to my door after doing a long (or short) ride.., that's evidence.
Whenever I wake up in the morning.., that's evidence.

Don't get me wrong, though: I do appreciate...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-18-16, 07:29 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,265
Posted By 1989Pre
I usually ride from 3-6" from the natural turf on...

I usually ride from 3-6" from the natural turf on the side of the road if there is not a solid line to my left with at least 24" of width. I'm sure drivers appreciate this. If there is a good-sized...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-17-16, 08:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By 1989Pre
That's an extreme amount of riding!...

That's an extreme amount of riding! Congratulations!
How do you do it?
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-17-16, 07:52 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,265
Posted By 1989Pre
I avoid this concern by riding as...

I avoid this concern by riding as far-to-the-right as possible. The rest is up to sensible drivers and God. If someone beeps at me, yes, it is perturbacious, but if I am doing the right thing, it...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-17-16, 07:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 896
Posted By 1989Pre
Twice, but I don't throw it away, I just retire...

Twice, but I don't throw it away, I just retire it. I keep it at home for emergencies.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-12-16, 09:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 654
Posted By 1989Pre
I'm a little surprised to hear you say that,...

I'm a little surprised to hear you say that, Randy. Can you envision any instances where you might consider having moderate dents worked on by a frame-builder or other specialist?
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 07-10-16, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 725
Posted By 1989Pre
I thought 28's would look wide when I bought a...

I thought 28's would look wide when I bought a pair of circa 80's IRC gumwalls for my C&V, but they appear to be no wider than the 23's on my road bike! Psyche! They give a much more supple ride,...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-10-16, 05:49 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,323
Posted By 1989Pre
Froome may have prevented another rider's crash...

Froome may have prevented another rider's crash in another time and place by firing a shot across the bow of dopes everywhere. All riders should have a riding crop under their toptube. This will...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-10-16, 03:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 654
Posted By 1989Pre
I have a little crease about the size of an...

I have a little crease about the size of an almond sliver on the seat tube of my Grubb, barely perceptible, but I'm not going to let it bring me down nor cause me fear and loathing. The powder-coater...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-10-16, 02:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 582
Posted By 1989Pre
This was my initial symptom of adrenal fatigue....

This was my initial symptom of adrenal fatigue. Through over-training (running), I had depleted my adrenals, consequently negatively affecting my respiratory efficiency. Immediately after my first...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-10-16, 02:06 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,849
Posted By 1989Pre
When I began watching professional cycling on tv,...

When I began watching professional cycling on tv, I was amazed to see that acting like a drunken buffoon at a sporting event is not an exclusively American phenomenon.
As a matter-of-fact, what...
Forum: Living Car Free 07-09-16, 08:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 20,902
Posted By 1989Pre
Are you certain that your MTB has 700c wheels?...

Are you certain that your MTB has 700c wheels? Which make and model is it?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-08-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,208
Posted By 1989Pre
I want to compliment you on your purchase and...

I want to compliment you on your purchase and your chosen color scheme: Dark Green Flambouyant may be like British Racing Green, but with a modern flair! This is very exciting.

Vintage Campagnolo...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-16, 06:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 507
Posted By 1989Pre
I'm not sure a 31mm rim height is optimal for...

I'm not sure a 31mm rim height is optimal for commuting, but it might be right for you. It's pretty high and will catch some wind.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-16, 06:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 507
Posted By 1989Pre
Thanks for that verification, Ron. Just curious:...

Thanks for that verification, Ron. Just curious: How many holes had that rim?

Would you mind verifying the internal width of the rim for O.P?

(I don't have any CR18's around).
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