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Forum: Foo 07-20-16, 04:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 381
Posted By noisebeam
I keep my A/C at 82F, 80F after 8pm. I mostly...

I keep my A/C at 82F, 80F after 8pm. I mostly creep around the house in my boxers.
Forum: Commuting 06-21-16, 09:10 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,780
Posted By noisebeam
unrepairable: 306883306884

unrepairable:
306883306884
Forum: Commuting 06-20-16, 07:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,780
Posted By noisebeam
I commuted on two steel frames and now a CF...

I commuted on two steel frames and now a CF SuperSix for 5 years. Both steel frames cracked at the BB and could not be fixed, but that is not typical.
Best thing about CF is I no longer burn my...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-15-16, 07:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
oh. Are there downsides to this? All I want...

oh. Are there downsides to this?

All I want to do is fix this inexpensively - Ideally I'd just get a replacement crank arm, but I can't source one except used on ebay.

I ordered the Force 22...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-14-16, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
Thank you. The item I have in cart is clearly...

Thank you. The item I have in cart is clearly BB30 as noted in text - other buyers have noted similar confusion so before placing order I will be sure.

I do need to find a different LBS as the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-14-16, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
Is the SRAM Force 22 (11spd) BB30 crank-set a...

Is the SRAM Force 22 (11spd) BB30 crank-set a drop in replacement?
Specifically this (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CLC8KUC/). (Amazon link)

I see mixed opinions when searching net:...
Forum: Foo 06-07-16, 04:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 610
Posted By noisebeam
The tank could be cracked around/near bottom...

The tank could be cracked around/near bottom hole. Don't use silicone.
Water is super hard here and I end up replacing valve assembly every couple years as the get scale build up on the seals. ...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-03-16, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
Yep, I figured this out last night. There is no...

Yep, I figured this out last night. There is no way for there to be rotational play if the splines are good.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-03-16, 07:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
I started to notice a very little play about a...

I started to notice a very little play about a week ago when cleaning bike - it has not increased since and is very very slight - I can feel it with hand far better than seeing it. The LBS that did...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-02-16, 09:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
The bearings were replaced a year ago by...

The bearings were replaced a year ago by reputable LBS. One of them was shot.

I could be mistaken, but the crank spine is Al, the shaft is some kind of steel. There probably isn't much if any...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-02-16, 09:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
Thank you! That was my assumption before taking...

Thank you! That was my assumption before taking off the crank and also what the LBS suspected, but when I removed it and found how loose the captured self extract nut was I wondered if perhaps a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-02-16, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 386
Posted By noisebeam
BB30 SRAM Force non drive crank wobble

I have 2012 Cannondale SuperSix with SRAM Force BB30 crank.
The left non drive side crank has both angular and rotational play. (It is not the bearings, but the crank/shaft interface that has...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 06-01-16, 04:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,016
Posted By noisebeam
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524823
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 06-01-16, 11:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,016
Posted By noisebeam
acclimate

acclimate
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 05-24-16, 05:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,659
Posted By noisebeam
This is the first I've heard that if one causes...

This is the first I've heard that if one causes an accident, calling it such absolves responsibility.
An accident means it is an unintentional happening. Most traffic accidents are such and there...
Forum: Foo 05-18-16, 11:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,196
Posted By noisebeam
At the grocery six packs of standard release...

At the grocery six packs of standard release Stone, Oscar Blues, Sierra N, Deschutes, Lagunitas, etc. go for $7-9 which is at or below $1.50/bottle. But the various Sculpin IPA 'flavors' go for...
Forum: Foo 05-12-16, 04:17 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,810
Posted By noisebeam
just for related interest ...

just for related interest
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/13/business/office-depot-staples-merger-antitrust-amazon.html
Forum: Foo 05-04-16, 11:11 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,459
Posted By noisebeam
Da da dah da da. Dada da-da dah de dum. Da...

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Dada da-da dah de dum.
Da da-da dah da.
La da dah dede.
La dah dah dada dah.
Lah dada dah da-da dah.
Dah da dada dum dah.
La dah dah da-da dah dee.
Dah da daladah duh duh...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 05-02-16, 02:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 924
Posted By noisebeam
I've never had an issue w/them. Not even...

I've never had an issue w/them. Not even something I've noticed when cycling.

In AZ front side windows need at least 33% transmission & windshield can have no tinting below AS-1. All other...
Forum: Foo 04-22-16, 10:11 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,470
Posted By noisebeam
Yep, while I've done it with a large bird before...

Yep, while I've done it with a large bird before I regularly butterfly ~4lbs chickens. Best way I've found for juicy, both breast and thigh at right temp and a crispy skin. Plus great time savings...
Forum: Foo 04-21-16, 11:47 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,470
Posted By noisebeam
Mine is similar, but a squarish u-shape. I also...

Mine is similar, but a squarish u-shape. I also light one end and it burns around the U. I use a pan of water, but never experimented without.

I've made beer can chicken dozens of times, but now...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-20-16, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2,232
Views: 146,100
Posted By noisebeam
http://www.ep.tc/problems/50/11.jpg

http://www.ep.tc/problems/50/11.jpg
Forum: Foo 04-19-16, 04:17 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,470
Posted By noisebeam
I use a 22" charcoal Weber for both grilling and...

I use a 22" charcoal Weber for both grilling and smoking. A chimney to get the coals lit in 15min, then spread (usually to one side of grill) and ready in another 10 or so. Quick and easy. The...
Forum: Foo 04-18-16, 08:47 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,470
Posted By noisebeam
If you want to cook with 'flame off,' the grill...

If you want to cook with 'flame off,' the grill needs a very large heat sink. I suspect your grill is just stamped higher gauge sheet metal with no heat holding capacity (most are), so it will drop...
Forum: Foo 04-04-16, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By noisebeam
advantages: +++they hold a lot of heat and are...

advantages:
+++they hold a lot of heat and are more emissive than stainless. this is the big one.
+they and the 'low stick' seasoning are very durable will last forever and if abused (seasoning...
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