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Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-07-16, 09:48 AM
Replies: 425
Views: 20,650
Posted By FunkyStickman
Bought an '82 Peugeot frameset and parts from ...

Bought an '82 Peugeot frameset and parts from The Thin Man, and he did a fantastic job packing and shipping the bike. Quick delivery, arrived as described, and was willing to work with me. Highly...
Forum: Commuting 06-27-16, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,948
Views: 45,357
Posted By FunkyStickman
Passed 2 other cyclists this morning on my way to...

Passed 2 other cyclists this morning on my way to work... I think this may be a first! One older guy on a hybrid, with a hi-viz vest, and a young guy on a MTB (shirtless, at that) who was weaving...
Forum: Commuting 06-17-16, 07:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 545
Posted By FunkyStickman
I had them for a while, I like them. I had the...

I had them for a while, I like them. I had the Nashbar ones.
Forum: Folding Bikes 05-31-16, 02:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,930
Posted By FunkyStickman
Yes, correct, Automatic Transmission Fluid.

Yes, correct, Automatic Transmission Fluid.
Forum: Southeast 05-31-16, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By FunkyStickman
Been a while, nobody answered? Hm. The only...

Been a while, nobody answered? Hm.

The only major shop in N.O. I've been impressed with is Bicycle World in Jefferson. There's a handful of others around... though it's been a few years since I...
Forum: Commuting 05-31-16, 01:45 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,207
Posted By FunkyStickman
Surly LHT with dynohub, rack, and lights: right...

Surly LHT with dynohub, rack, and lights: right at 30 pounds. Loaded for work, it's around 50.
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Forum: Folding Bikes 05-31-16, 01:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,930
Posted By FunkyStickman
Sorry for posting in the old thread. FYI, the...

Sorry for posting in the old thread. FYI, the XRF-8 uses a different kind of cog than all other IGH's. Nobody makes a Gates cog for it yet.

I'm currently looking at having a sheetmetal adapter...
Forum: Commuting 07-31-15, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 126,986
Posted By FunkyStickman
Today was the ninth day in a row I rode to work. ...

Today was the ninth day in a row I rode to work.

That's a new record for me.
Forum: Commuting 07-23-15, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 126,986
Posted By FunkyStickman
'Sup? Yeah, it's been exactly 4 years, I was back...

'Sup? Yeah, it's been exactly 4 years, I was back on the DF at about 6 months after. No residual issues at all, I have recovered 100% mobility. It took me about a year to overcome the mental block,...
Forum: Commuting 07-22-15, 05:40 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 126,986
Posted By FunkyStickman
Muggy. I wish I had a good pair of fog-proof...

Muggy. I wish I had a good pair of fog-proof glasses. I'm practicing my spin, have been making good time.
Forum: Commuting 07-21-15, 05:29 AM
Replies: 3,375
Views: 126,986
Posted By FunkyStickman
I haven't posted in this thread in like.... maybe...

I haven't posted in this thread in like.... maybe 2 years? 3?

I'm back commuting, as of a couple of months ago. All you new folks, welcome!

Ride in was muggy, but no wind. I pushed it, felt...
Forum: Commuting 07-20-15, 02:15 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,394
Posted By FunkyStickman
Heat index from a couple of weeks ago: 115F ...

Heat index from a couple of weeks ago: 115F
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Forum: Commuting 07-20-15, 02:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,912
Posted By FunkyStickman
I use toe clips. I have an old pair of Sakae...

I use toe clips. I have an old pair of Sakae quill pedals (the look similar to the MKS Sylvans) with Wellgo plastic toe clips and nylon straps. Several thousand miles on them.

I use flat-bottomed...
Forum: Commuting 06-06-13, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4,068
Views: 94,602
Posted By FunkyStickman
I rode Tuesday... was nice. But I forgot my...

I rode Tuesday... was nice. But I forgot my towel.

You should always know where your towel is...
Forum: Commuting 05-21-13, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By FunkyStickman
Joey, you're almost making me want to move back...

Joey, you're almost making me want to move back to N.O.....



Almost!
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 05-07-13, 05:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,451
Posted By FunkyStickman
2 years ago, an Accord ran a red light at 35mph...

2 years ago, an Accord ran a red light at 35mph and this was the result:

http://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-GyjybutxTrM/UQKduXsZWfI/AAAAAAAADyA/NTWQnt4Iz9k/w300-h498-no/2011-10-29+05.58.22.jpg
Forum: Southeast 05-06-13, 06:29 PM
Replies: 4,398
Views: 266,196
Posted By FunkyStickman
Hey people! Remember me? I did it......

Hey people! Remember me?

I did it... finally did it....

I rode to work again! It's only 17 miles round trip, but was the best 17 miles I've ever ridden.

Hadn't commuted on the bike in...
Forum: Commuting 05-06-13, 06:26 PM
Replies: 1,712
Views: 46,159
Posted By FunkyStickman
For the first time in almost 2 years, I rode to...

For the first time in almost 2 years, I rode to work again.
Was hit by a car in 2011, had full femur replacement. Hadn't ridden to work again since.
UNTIL TODAY!!!!

I AM BACK!

consularrider...
Forum: Southeast 12-01-12, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4,398
Views: 266,196
Posted By FunkyStickman
Went to the dollar store, picked up a couple...

Went to the dollar store, picked up a couple gallons of milk. Was only a few miles each way, but it's the first non-leisure ride since I got hurt last summer.

It was awesome.
Forum: Southeast 11-23-12, 07:55 AM
Replies: 4,398
Views: 266,196
Posted By FunkyStickman
Well, I have a dirty little confession to make......

Well, I have a dirty little confession to make...

I went for a ride Tuesday, and I tried clipless pedals for the first time. Shimano SPD's with Nashbar sandals. Borrowed from a friend.

And I...
Forum: Foo 11-23-12, 07:45 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,297
Posted By FunkyStickman
+1. Nothing wrong with the LTS releases.

+1. Nothing wrong with the LTS releases.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-12-12, 09:22 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 58,964
Posted By FunkyStickman
I've noticed a lot of VO's parts were made, and...

I've noticed a lot of VO's parts were made, and sold out quickly. Are they not making any more of these? Was it a one-shot manufacturing run? I'd love to get a set of 50.4 cranks, or even the fluted...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-12, 08:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 811
Posted By FunkyStickman
I have some SunRace DT shifters, they're very...

I have some SunRace DT shifters, they're very inexpensive, the indexing seems okay. Going to put some 9sp ones on my bike soon (have 7sp ones on it now).
...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-20-12, 08:36 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,557
Posted By FunkyStickman
When I'm riding with a group and want to try to...

When I'm riding with a group and want to try to keep up with their speed, I wear bike shorts/jerseys. When I'm by myself, I wear whatever works best, sometimes bike shorts, sometimes simple athletic...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 10-20-12, 08:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 492
Posted By FunkyStickman
When your body is hungry, it's craving nutrition,...

When your body is hungry, it's craving nutrition, not calories... you have plenty of calories stored up. Feed yourself proper nutrition, and your stomach may get empty, but you won't feel really...
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