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Forum: Commuting 11-05-10, 12:23 PM
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Posted By beowulf7
It looks like the site is redirecting that link...

It looks like the site is redirecting that link to the main page, even though it still has the same URL. : \
Forum: Commuting 05-27-09, 12:50 AM
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Posted By beowulf7
Thanks, MAK. However, I'm a little concerned...

Thanks, MAK. However, I'm a little concerned about the 3/5 rating on that Amazon review.
Forum: Commuting 05-25-09, 10:20 PM
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Posted By beowulf7
I'm not sure what happened to my previous post. ...

I'm not sure what happened to my previous post. Anyway, I wrote that I'm happy w/ the XPORT 2-bike rack I bought last year. I just want to find a better way to secure it (i.e., w/ a lock). I...
Forum: Commuting 05-25-09, 10:17 PM
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Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
^ Yikes! :(

^ Yikes! :(
Forum: Commuting 05-25-09, 09:32 PM
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Posted By beowulf7
Now that it's been about 11 mos., are you near...

Now that it's been about 11 mos., are you near full recovery, kokomo? Hope all is well (as much as possible).
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 02-08-09, 11:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Too bad the Bontrager pump I got can't be used to...

Too bad the Bontrager pump I got can't be used to pump car tires. I still have my old cheap pump that I used for it, but it took quite a bit of effort. Are there any smart head pumps (i.e. those...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 01-03-09, 09:54 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
I think I finally got a bike pump that will keep...

I think I finally got a bike pump that will keep me happy for a while. I bought the Bontrager TurboCharger (http://bontrager.com/model/05265/en) from my LBS. It's got a smart head that locks in...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-24-08, 12:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
(I didn't realize I forgot to reply to this...

(I didn't realize I forgot to reply to this post.) Even trying to lock it like that causes the bike pump to still pop out after a certain PSI (which is nowhere near the 110 my tires require). ...
Forum: Commuting 12-03-08, 11:43 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
Remember, accidents can happen in any...

Remember, accidents can happen in any transportation means. You could be driving and get hit by a drunk, but that shouldn't discourage one from driving again. The same w/ biking, be it for leisure...
Forum: Commuting 12-03-08, 01:26 PM
Replies: 247
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Posted By beowulf7
^ Man, what a bummer. Sorry to hear about the...

^ Man, what a bummer. Sorry to hear about the fracture. :( Good luck w/ everything. At least things are healing, albeit slower than you'd like .
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 11-11-08, 01:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Thanks for the feedback, guys. var, I was not...

Thanks for the feedback, guys. var, I was not aware that the locking position was vertical and not perpendicular. I will try locking it the other way around. michelin, hmm, that's an interesting...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 11-08-08, 04:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
^ Yeah, I'm leaning toward Joe Blow. It's a bit...

^ Yeah, I'm leaning toward Joe Blow. It's a bit of a hike to get to PB's store (half hour drive), but I'll just go w/ that, it seems.

I'm not familiar w/ that Pedros pump, but one of the reviews...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 11-08-08, 03:52 PM
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Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
I (thread starter) bought that Schwinn 1100...

I (thread starter) bought that Schwinn 1100 Deluxe bike pump from Target for $20. It comes w/ a Presta tire valve adapter (small brass piece). I hate it! The pump won't stay on the adapter. Every...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-10-08, 11:14 AM
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Posted By beowulf7
I wonder if Velcro would work well.

I wonder if Velcro would work well.
Forum: Commuting 10-07-08, 03:19 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
I agree that no amount of money can make the pain...

I agree that no amount of money can make the pain you had to deal with the past few months go away and give you back the summer.

I also agree with dalmore that injuries can take a very long time...
Forum: Commuting 10-06-08, 10:36 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
^ Dang, after all this time and you're still in...

^ Dang, after all this time and you're still in pain whenever you try exerting a little energy. :( I hope you have a lot of P&S $ coming your way, not that it would completely offset your pain!
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-02-08, 12:07 PM
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Views: 213,874
Posted By beowulf7
LOL, I guess in the era of 5-figure bicycles, a...

LOL, I guess in the era of 5-figure bicycles, a light that costs half a grand shouldn't surprise me that much. But it still does. :eek:
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-01-08, 09:42 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 213,874
Posted By beowulf7
In a Performance Bike catalog I just received, I...

In a Performance Bike catalog I just received, I saw bike headlights that were selling for over $400! :eek: If I recall, it was advertised as 3 LEDs outputting 500 lumens for 7 hrs.
Forum: Commuting 09-22-08, 10:57 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
Have you tried doing a lot of swimming to help...

Have you tried doing a lot of swimming to help the flexibility of the joints and stretch out the muscles in a comfortable manner?
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-20-08, 02:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Wow, apparently a great product and at a...

Wow, apparently a great product and at a excellent price. I don't see that pump on target.com, so I'm tempted to go to my local Target to see if they sell the Schwinn Air Driver 100 there. Thanks...
Forum: Commuting 09-17-08, 12:02 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 14,078
Posted By beowulf7
Have your injuries continued healing nicely over...

Have your injuries continued healing nicely over the past 3 weeks? Hope you're enjoying your new ride. :thumb:
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-17-08, 12:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Thanks, that site has some useful info. :thumb: ...

Thanks, that site has some useful info. :thumb:

What confuses the heck out of me is that my tire inflation recommendation is extremely different. My bike is a Trek 7.3 FX with 700x32c tires. The...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-15-08, 01:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Thanks for the formula. That seems handy. But...

Thanks for the formula. That seems handy. But my bike salesman told me my bike should be pumped to ~100-110 PSI. Yet when I plug-in that formula, it comes out to 67 PSI (700x32c, 150 lbs)....
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-13-08, 07:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
Thanks for the inputs. It looks pretty unanimous...

Thanks for the inputs. It looks pretty unanimous for Joe Blow. The next time PB runs a decent sale, I'll pick one up.

geranimo, why do you have to pump your tires so frequently (every other day)?
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 09-06-08, 01:47 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,448
Posted By beowulf7
TexasBubba, I'm in FW. The closest PB shop from...

TexasBubba, I'm in FW. The closest PB shop from me is by Hulen Mall. But that's still almost a half hour drive.

Great to see so many rave reviews here about the JoeBlow Sport pump. I'll do some...
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