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Forum: Northern California 07-28-16, 12:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 440
Posted By KenshiBiker
Were they on the pavement itself:eek:? A couple...

Were they on the pavement itself:eek:? A couple of weeks ago, around the Fair Oaks Pedestrian Bridge (just east of Sunrise) I saw goats just off the pavement (separated by some temporary fencing),...
Forum: Northern California 07-26-16, 12:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 440
Posted By KenshiBiker
Didn't notice that many more bicyclists this...

Didn't notice that many more bicyclists this morning (between about 6:00 and 6:45 am); lots of runners (according to one of my co-worker/commuting partner mostly Sac Fit folks) though.
Forum: Northern California 07-25-16, 02:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 440
Posted By KenshiBiker
I was just out on the ARBT running at lunch. ...

I was just out on the ARBT running at lunch. Turned around a little east of the 8 mile marker though.
Forum: Northern California 07-25-16, 02:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 440
Posted By KenshiBiker
My unscientific observation is that the breeze is...

My unscientific observation is that the breeze is always going the opposite of whichever direction I'm going :lol:. Doesn't seem limited to the ARBT either :(. Other than that, I think your...
Forum: Commuting 07-19-16, 01:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,265
Posted By KenshiBiker
I figure anything over 20 miles one way is a long...

I figure anything over 20 miles one way is a long commute. Mine is only 15 miles each way; I do that 3 or 4 times per week, depending on my days off and work trips, i.e., going to the airport...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-15-16, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 610
Posted By KenshiBiker
I ride a fixed gear a lot. I stop pedaling when I...

I ride a fixed gear a lot. I stop pedaling when I stop moving . . . and not a moment sooner.
Forum: Northern California 07-15-16, 08:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 440
Posted By KenshiBiker
The American River Bike Trail winds for about 32...

The American River Bike Trail winds for about 32 miles from just north of downtown up to Folsom Lake. If you're concerned about encounters with homeless, etc. I'd steer clear of mile 0 (at Discovery...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-12-16, 02:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 853
Posted By KenshiBiker
Gave up riding in my mid 30s (persistent foot...

Gave up riding in my mid 30s (persistent foot problems, busy career, etc.). When I turned 50 went to my physician for a pre-colonoscopy physical. In not-so-many words he told me "You're not a kid...
Forum: Northern California 07-12-16, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By KenshiBiker
That's a good ride. For the past couple of years...

That's a good ride. For the past couple of years my "birthday ride" route has been up A-F road to the Auburn airport and back. Last year (I think) I detoured through Penryn/Newcastle before heading...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-12-16, 11:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 773
Posted By KenshiBiker
+1 And this is coming from someone who...

+1


And this is coming from someone who rides a Harley . . . and commutes 30 miles per day by bike.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-11-16, 02:14 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,619
Posted By KenshiBiker
. . . and we yell at you ;). Edit: I...

. . . and we yell at you ;).


Edit: I just happened to have written down my totals from my bike computer a few weeks ago. As of June 14, 2016, in the past 3-1/2 years or so that I've had this...
Forum: Northern California 07-11-16, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By KenshiBiker
Lenscrafter carries Oakley and others, and can...

Lenscrafter carries Oakley and others, and can get Rx lenses for them.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-11-16, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By KenshiBiker
The Sugoi brand sun sleeves do not have silocone...

The Sugoi brand sun sleeves do not have silocone grippers.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 06-28-16, 08:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 890
Posted By KenshiBiker
Lizard Skins is nice, but I have a hard time...

Lizard Skins is nice, but I have a hard time justifying the price, especially on the bikes that get a lot of use.


I like Cinelli Cork tape.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-22-16, 05:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,081
Posted By KenshiBiker
I haven't tried the typing yet (well, now I have...

I haven't tried the typing yet (well, now I have I suppose).


I do miss being able to preview posts by hovering the cursor over the title.


KB


P.S. Typing is much better.
Forum: Northern California 06-21-16, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By KenshiBiker
Sounds like a good ride. Props.

Sounds like a good ride. Props.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 06-20-16, 09:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By KenshiBiker
+1 I splurged for a black one for my road...

+1

I splurged for a black one for my road bike. Now I'm trying to decide whether to pick up a silver one for my new commuter bike.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-18-16, 07:01 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,107
Posted By KenshiBiker
Lots of people recommending the OP buy online,...

Lots of people recommending the OP buy online, but other than from Specialized's own website, I've never been able to buy anything from Specialized online. Just saying.
Forum: Tandem Cycling 06-15-16, 01:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,878
Posted By KenshiBiker
Got an email from them last week. Their last day...

Got an email from them last week. Their last day in business is June 30.

They seemed a decent shop, but I'm glad I didn't buy one of their custom tandems.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-15-16, 01:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,056
Posted By KenshiBiker
On my road bike I have the Arundel Tubi that...

On my road bike I have the Arundel Tubi that holds two tubes, patch kit, two CO2 cylinders, a couple of allen keys, couple of tire levers, and a pair of nitrile gloves.

Tubi | Arundel Bicycle...
Forum: Commuting 06-09-16, 01:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,914
Posted By KenshiBiker
On my morning commute (~6 am - ~7 am) I don't...

On my morning commute (~6 am - ~7 am) I don't bother with anything. On the afternoon commute (usually anytime between ~4:30 pm and ~7 pm), in the summer I wear sun sleeves and sun screen. I dislike...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-08-16, 12:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 610
Posted By KenshiBiker
Spoken like a physician :roflmao2:.

Spoken like a physician :roflmao2:.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-01-16, 08:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 623
Posted By KenshiBiker
May is Bike Month here. Ended up with 572 miles...

May is Bike Month here. Ended up with 572 miles for the month. Not bad, but not as good as last year (704 miles). But then again, I was doing a bit more traveling for work this month. Highlight of...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 05-23-16, 01:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,104
Posted By KenshiBiker
I have one of these: Lezyne - Engineered...

I have one of these:

Lezyne - Engineered Design - Products - Organizers - Caddy Sack (http://www.lezyne.com/product-orgnzrs-caddysack.php#.V0Nclk3chEY)

I use it in inclement weather on my...
Forum: Tandem Cycling 05-23-16, 01:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,878
Posted By KenshiBiker
I seem to recall stopping in there (Crank 2...

I seem to recall stopping in there (Crank 2 Performance) about a year (or so) ago. I was talking to someone about their tandems and he mentioned a "test ride fee". I can't remember the exact...
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