Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   >

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 2.25 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mconlonx
Forum: Living Car Free 07-29-16, 09:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,048
Posted By mconlonx
Sounds like a cool service. I used to go out to...

Sounds like a cool service. I used to go out to SF for business a couple times each year. At first, I stayed on hotels and walked. I tried renting a bike once; I packed a folding bike with me once....
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-29-16, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 376
Posted By mconlonx
Find a bikeshop that will let you test ride a...

Find a bikeshop that will let you test ride a bike with Di2 and figure it out for yourself. The shifting is superlative and electronics end up being unobtrusive in daily use. Recharging the battery...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-29-16, 08:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 313
Posted By mconlonx
Warm water with Murphy's Oil Soap. Citrus-based...

Warm water with Murphy's Oil Soap. Citrus-based degreaser for the drivetrain, if needed.
Forum: Foo 07-28-16, 01:38 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 9,057
Posted By mconlonx
Done that, been there, seen that...

Done that, been there, seen that...
Forum: Foo 07-27-16, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 71,482
Posted By mconlonx
Cameos in this by Japanese artist Takashi...

Cameos in this by Japanese artist Takashi Murakami had me wondering...

Kirsten Dunst turns Japanese (http://travel.cnn.com/tokyo/play/kirsten-dunst-turning-japanese-823596/)
Takashi Murakami...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-27-16, 01:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 696
Posted By mconlonx
Tongue in cheek -- mind-checking motorists by...

Tongue in cheek -- mind-checking motorists by throwing some of their own arguments back at them.

It should not be the responsibility of cyclists to wear construction worker colors in order to not...
Forum: Books, Movies, Music & Entertainment 07-27-16, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By mconlonx
I cross-post this way too much... Tesco Vee...

I cross-post this way too much...

Tesco Vee & White Flag Hot Rails to Hell
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-27-16, 10:02 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 9,305
Posted By mconlonx
They are marketed as the same bikes, same...

They are marketed as the same bikes, same manufacture as the bikes sold to the public, but are they...?

Catastrophic failures are never supposed to happen... but they sometimes do. I wish Mike...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-26-16, 10:51 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 9,305
Posted By mconlonx
Factory car and motorcycle race teams regularly...

Factory car and motorcycle race teams regularly rebuild engines after every race, with mere hours on engines run for less than 1000 mi. However, the warranty on drivetrains in the vehicles they sell...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-26-16, 10:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 476
Posted By mconlonx
Why yes, we are! In fact, they are even teaching...

Why yes, we are! In fact, they are even teaching about this in driver's ed classes and have done a few TV ad PSA awareness campaigns.

Personally, I give cyclists more than 3' when passing with car...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-26-16, 08:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 476
Posted By mconlonx
In my state, when they enacted a 3' law, they...

In my state, when they enacted a 3' law, they also revised the statute regarding legal passing to include passing over a double-yellow line, when safe to do so. Perhaps the drivers are making a...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-26-16, 08:27 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,596
Posted By mconlonx
I see this listed on the Specialized website...

I see this listed on the Specialized website without a model year attribution, at $600: https://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/fitness/sirrus-disc/107451

So what's the problem?

If it is...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-23-16, 11:30 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 9,305
Posted By mconlonx
I think that group has asplodey CF stuff like...

I think that group has asplodey CF stuff like derailleur pieces, cranks and such...

With bits like that and CF frames, best just saw them up and destroy them so no one else is tempted to ride such...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-22-16, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 376
Posted By mconlonx
Call the hole into Dept of Public Works, tell...

Call the hole into Dept of Public Works, tell them you crashed and was injured and could they please fill it before someone else does the same.
Forum: Folding Bikes 07-22-16, 09:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 684
Posted By mconlonx
$408 for what you describe seems like a right...

$408 for what you describe seems like a right decent deal. I'd keep it original color, red, but that's just me... and I have a penchant for painting things black, when in doubt. Not a fan of color...
Forum: Living Car Free 07-22-16, 08:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 849
Posted By mconlonx
But may be necessary to make such a scheme...

But may be necessary to make such a scheme successful. You've got to get everyone on board with an idea or ideology -- similar ethics and morality -- in order to pull off a utopia. And rigid rules...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-22-16, 08:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 888
Posted By mconlonx
Pokemon Go?!? GET OFF MY LAWN!!!1!!

Pokemon Go?!? GET OFF MY LAWN!!!1!!
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 02:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
Oh, that's precious. *golf clap*

Oh, that's precious. *golf clap*
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 02:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 386
Posted By mconlonx
Spoilsports.

Spoilsports.
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
There are those who would agree with you. ...

There are those who would agree with you.

However, your OP betrays your views. By conflating a BLM demonstration with terrorism -- even in the form of a question as you posed it -- you make your...
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 01:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
So you're willfully violating your own defined...

So you're willfully violating your own defined terms of an open discussion within a forum thread? Interesting...

:rolleyes:

ibtm
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
And your take on it is...?

And your take on it is...?
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 01:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
Did I say you thought it counted as terrorism, or...

Did I say you thought it counted as terrorism, or did I simply ask how you might see it that way?

Let me be plainer: I do not think that a BLM demonstration is an act of terrorism. Do you think it...
Forum: Foo 07-21-16, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By mconlonx
Does BLM condone violence? Did they threaten...

Does BLM condone violence? Did they threaten violence -- is that why businesses shut down? Otherwise, masses of people marching in the streets is intimidating, whether it's a violent or non-violent...
Forum: Living Car Free 07-21-16, 12:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 849
Posted By mconlonx
I don't know that locals have much say beyond...

I don't know that locals have much say beyond refusing to sell property to the guy getting this together, and it sounds like many are saying f' it, probably selling out to retire some place much,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:24 AM.