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Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 04-27-14, 04:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,340
Posted By kingsqueak
Just checking back in on this. Still working...

Just checking back in on this. Still working well, been solid for me.

The concerns around the software have all been addressed with the new releases of Sigma Datacenter, 3.3 I think is the...
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-16-13, 09:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,206
Posted By kingsqueak
Studs will make it worse, same with motorcycle...

Studs will make it worse, same with motorcycle tires too.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-02-13, 09:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,198
Posted By kingsqueak
What's the quote? "It doesn't get easier, it...

What's the quote? "It doesn't get easier, it only gets more expensive."
Forum: Touring 12-02-13, 09:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 624
Posted By kingsqueak
Pretty cool, the e-ink screen is a clever idea,...

Pretty cool, the e-ink screen is a clever idea, may make for long battery life and certainly will be nice and visible.
Forum: Touring 12-01-13, 10:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 624
Posted By kingsqueak
Padded case, something in neoprene would be good...

Padded case, something in neoprene would be good and a ZipLoc Freezer bag to stow it in for water resistance. The freezer bags are heavier plastic and have heavier zips on them.

Don't rely on...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-29-13, 09:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 713
Posted By kingsqueak
The Berto Tire Pressure app for Android says 82 R...

The Berto Tire Pressure app for Android says 82 R and 67 F based on your weight and the tire size so you are in the ballpark. This can vary with the tire type too but should be close.

I've put...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-29-13, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 713
Posted By kingsqueak
Your biggest concern is to simply check air...

Your biggest concern is to simply check air pressure _every_ ride. Keep your tires aired to spec and you will have no trouble. The LHT and the rims it has are burly all around. Maintaining proper...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-26-13, 08:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,682
Posted By kingsqueak
You need to ease yourself back into it. I...

You need to ease yourself back into it.

I like to start with 52/11 gearing on a fixed setup after a break. You may find yourself spinning this out though. If you skip the brakes it will help...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 11-25-13, 09:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,595
Posted By kingsqueak
If you were pedaling with the arches of your foot...

If you were pedaling with the arches of your foot it will take a while for your muscles to adjust. I would also suggest a basic fitting to get seat height and fore/aft configured by someone who knows...
Forum: Foo 11-25-13, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By kingsqueak
Could be a few categories... intrusion...

Could be a few categories...

intrusion detection system
intrusion prevention system
malware prevention system

There are a few twists and subcategories but those are the most likely.

There...
Forum: Commuting 11-25-13, 09:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,463
Posted By kingsqueak
Getting sand or grit or a bug in the eye is not...

Getting sand or grit or a bug in the eye is not great. Main problem is if it happens while you are in heavy traffic and a spot you can't easily pull over. It may not occur to you most other times but...
Forum: Foo 11-25-13, 08:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By kingsqueak
Yup. The kindle is Android underneath. The Kindle...

Yup. The kindle is Android underneath. The Kindle app works well.

A Chromebook would not be great for reading if you are an eBook reader.
Forum: Foo 11-24-13, 07:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By kingsqueak
Tablets Great for reading, music, watching...

Tablets

Great for reading, music, watching movies. Content consumption.

Want to start typing?...miserable.

If you like posting on forums consider a Chromebook like the Acer C720. Basically...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 11-23-13, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By kingsqueak
One tip register a username on their site with...

One tip register a username on their site with your license key and download the most recent update. This ensures it will export your data properly to FIT format and you can use other online sites...
Forum: Foo 11-22-13, 09:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 473
Posted By kingsqueak
I wouldn't monitor it. My step-son was permitted...

I wouldn't monitor it. My step-son was permitted to have email from a bit younger age and we didn't go sifting through it. He grew up with full internet access basically.

Email to me is a lot...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 11-20-13, 11:51 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,428
Posted By kingsqueak
You are really short cutting, a real pro would...

You are really short cutting, a real pro would simply mount a Whelen Engineering aircraft strobe to the helmet

http://www.whelen.com/images/_avi/Lightheads/a470a.jpg

You simply want to be seen....
Forum: Touring 11-20-13, 11:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,143
Posted By kingsqueak
On my Ogre which is a 700c wheel setup, I went...

On my Ogre which is a 700c wheel setup, I went from 40mm Schwalbe Mondials on 23mm rims to 33mm rims with 60mm (2.35") Big Apples. If anything my avg speed is up with the Big Apples and the ride...
Forum: Mountain Biking 11-20-13, 11:41 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,300
Posted By kingsqueak
It's terrain based... Fat tires are great...

It's terrain based...

Fat tires are great for really rough/nasty surfaces, sand, mud and snow.

They provide flotation and quite a lot of bump absorption...you can typically run them down at...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 11-20-13, 11:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,524
Posted By kingsqueak
Things are far too soft and easy for people to be...

Things are far too soft and easy for people to be concerned over a word.

http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/500x/43162281.jpg
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 11-20-13, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By kingsqueak
Welcome, start slow so you don't get discouraged....

Welcome, start slow so you don't get discouraged.

I'm also a techie who hadn't been active for 15yrs or so and just started cycling again in July. The first 5 mile runs were not easy and I don't...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 11-20-13, 11:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,635
Posted By kingsqueak
Yeah...this.

Yeah...this.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 11-20-13, 11:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,285
Posted By kingsqueak
Heh the guy got what he came looking for. Major...

Heh the guy got what he came looking for. Major crime? Certainly not, but he got what he asked for.
Forum: Touring 11-20-13, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,133
Posted By kingsqueak
From what you describe the straggler would be...

From what you describe the straggler would be right up your alley and having an Ogre with the discs, I really like the discs...particularly in the wet. The flexibility in tires and also using...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-19-13, 08:02 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,173
Posted By kingsqueak
Yeah heal up and start slow until you get your...

Yeah heal up and start slow until you get your legs back. You'll be fine.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-19-13, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5,191
Views: 972,513
Posted By kingsqueak
Build looks great. The seat is sloped down quite...

Build looks great. The seat is sloped down quite a bit. If you feel like you are sliding forward on the seat or pushing back from the bars while riding, try dropping it a cm or two and leveling it...
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