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Forum: Living Car Free 03-17-14, 06:09 AM
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Posted By technoD
Welcome to the forums beach! You're gonna...

Welcome to the forums beach!

You're gonna love your Trek 7.2 !! (jealous) I have 2 mt. bikes but mine aren't nearly as nice as that.
I'm a few years younger, but even at 53 and divorced x2 and...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-30-13, 10:31 PM
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Views: 1,781
Posted By technoD
Neither here, as I gotta have room for the junk....

Neither here, as I gotta have room for the junk. BDU cargos for me, and allows for my ccw weapon in a SOB holster. ;)
Forum: Living Car Free 12-30-13, 10:25 PM
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Views: 200,718
Posted By technoD
Yeah, I would too! Who's gonna want to steal it...

Yeah, I would too! Who's gonna want to steal it too, right? But from a practical standpoint they are damn tough cars, and will run til the wheels fall off. ;)
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-30-13, 02:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,783
Posted By technoD
Ok ,just wondered. I saw some pics awhile back...

Ok ,just wondered. I saw some pics awhile back where the latched ends of the zips were placed so that they alternated at about 10 deg either side between the sidewall and center of the tire to help...
Forum: Electric Bikes 12-30-13, 02:45 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 20,012
Posted By technoD
Thanks for the link! I bookmarked it since that's...

Thanks for the link! I bookmarked it since that's a source I don't have yet.
Do you have any pics or links as to how you balance them??
The only charger I use at the moment is my 24v 1.8amp SLA...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-30-13, 02:32 PM
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Views: 200,718
Posted By technoD
The last I knew volvo wagons were built like...

The last I knew volvo wagons were built like civilian tanks! Not really a chick magnet, but definitely safe?
I knew a girl who used to camp in hers,lol! ;)
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-30-13, 02:27 PM
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Views: 806
Posted By technoD
Not fancy, but warm and has arm vents w/ zippers...

Not fancy, but warm and has arm vents w/ zippers and removable fleece liner.
Black truspec ECWS parka (military) ;)
Performs great, and can be gotten from U.S. Calvary.com
Forum: Winter Cycling 12-30-13, 02:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,783
Posted By technoD
Does anyone suggest the zip tie trick around your...

Does anyone suggest the zip tie trick around your wheels for added traction??
I wimped out on my ride to work, 3.3 miles due to the hard pack snow/ice combo with the knobbys on my 29" hardtail.
I...
Forum: Electric Bikes 12-30-13, 01:55 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 20,012
Posted By technoD
Post I've been lurking and reading all the posts here...

I've been lurking and reading all the posts here for awhile now.
I am contemplating a pack rebuild using my 2 existing SLA cases on my 2008 currie Izip mountain trailz AL. My current controller has...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-30-13, 01:23 PM
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Views: 292,316
Posted By technoD
Wow, yeah it does. I guess your public library...

Wow, yeah it does.
I guess your public library there is run like a "police state" ! :( By weapons detectors, I take it you mean BOOK detectors?? Damn, dangerous place to study I guess...
We have...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-23-13, 04:39 PM
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Posted By technoD
Van living is sort of fun once you get used to...

Van living is sort of fun once you get used to it. Well, I guess technically I'm homeless since I just rent a room from my buddy who owns the house and I have a job , but in past years I camped in my...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-23-13, 12:03 PM
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Posted By technoD
I camped in my 1 ton ford van for almost a year,...

I camped in my 1 ton ford van for almost a year, it's a mixed bag at best. Sometimes carefree living, sometimes not! :(
Forum: Living Car Free 12-23-13, 12:00 PM
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Posted By technoD
Hmmm, I see people at the local library blogging...

Hmmm, I see people at the local library blogging using public computers all the time. I have my own laptop to blog with if I wish,and smartphones can be had very cheaply now and take up very little...
Forum: Commuting 12-09-13, 11:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 501
Posted By technoD
I rode my hardtail 29 to work one night last...

I rode my hardtail 29 to work one night last week, when it was in the teens and I felt the same way. By the time I finished my 3.3 mile uphill trek to work, I was walking ... Getting old sucks butt...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-09-13, 11:06 AM
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Posted By technoD
Tip; If you do run into problems with older DVD's...

Tip; If you do run into problems with older DVD's try to find a video stabilizer. These were popular in the 80's-90's with VHS tapes because they restore the video and horizontal sync, but this may...
Forum: Living Car Free 12-09-13, 10:57 AM
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Posted By technoD
Um actually, yeah we do ... a little. :crash:

Um actually, yeah we do ... a little. :crash:
Forum: Living Car Free 11-25-13, 05:02 AM
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Posted By technoD
OR ... Go to your public library and check out...

OR ... Go to your public library and check out their list of DVD's and usually borrow up to 5 or so for as many days, and pay NOTHING (as long as you return them on time) :thumb:
Forum: Living Car Free 11-18-13, 07:26 AM
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Posted By technoD
Very good example indeed, since I enjoy "farting...

Very good example indeed, since I enjoy "farting around" a little too much! :innocent:
Forum: Living Car Free 11-18-13, 07:24 AM
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Posted By technoD
That is one of the key reasons to slim down my...

That is one of the key reasons to slim down my collection of "crap". I simply don't need all that I own ( even though it's very little by most standards) so I'm in the process of determining dual...
Forum: Living Car Free 11-04-13, 06:33 PM
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Posted By technoD
It has nothing to do with being cramped, I simply...

It has nothing to do with being cramped, I simply don't need to own this much baggage. Life is much simpler when you own only what you need and less of what you don't! ;)
Forum: Living Car Free 11-04-13, 06:30 PM
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Posted By technoD
....double post.

....double post.
Forum: Living Car Free 11-04-13, 08:27 AM
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Posted By technoD
Wow, I'm kind of jealous of you guys lol! I guess...

Wow, I'm kind of jealous of you guys lol! I guess I'm what you would call a "wanna be minimalist" ??
I use the that term because for one guy, I have too much crap which really isn't necessary!
I...
Forum: Living Car Free 10-07-13, 01:45 AM
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Views: 200,718
Posted By technoD
Agreed. When biking you can hear approaching...

Agreed. When biking you can hear approaching vehicles, sudden braking well in time to take defensive riding maneuvers, which is not an option otherwise. :thumb:
Forum: Living Car Free 09-09-13, 05:48 PM
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Views: 292,316
Posted By technoD
Won't want to watch?? Are you not happy with...

Won't want to watch?? Are you not happy with netflix? I've considered a account with netflix for my laptop since I left my 40" lg flatscreen with the ex-gf.
Forum: Living Car Free 09-09-13, 05:45 PM
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Views: 292,316
Posted By technoD
I sleep on a single Intex air mattress, and I...

I sleep on a single Intex air mattress, and I sleep quite well on it too! ;)
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