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Forum: Road Cycling 01-18-17, 09:12 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
I'm sure you will also excel.

I'm sure you will also excel.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-18-17, 07:14 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
70s and flash flooding in Houston. I don't know...

70s and flash flooding in Houston. I don't know whether to say "still" or "again".
Forum: Road Cycling 01-18-17, 07:13 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By rpenmanparker
As several other posts in this thread have...

As several other posts in this thread have suggested, even FRAME stack and reach doesn't perfectly tell the tale of bike size and fit. In order to know how a bike will fit, you need to diagram the...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-17-17, 02:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 319
Posted By rpenmanparker
You are ignoring that the seat tube and post tip...

You are ignoring that the seat tube and post tip backwards. A taller saddle position is further from the bars than a shorter one. There is frame reach and there is actual reach of the finished bike...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-17-17, 02:10 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
An honor I greatly deserve.

An honor I greatly deserve.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-17-17, 11:50 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Been a while since I tested the tolerance of the...

Been a while since I tested the tolerance of the 41 for linguistic corrections. Still shockingly low. Nice to see that some things never change. :)
Forum: Road Cycling 01-16-17, 09:44 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Fewer. You'd have fewer scars. Please forgive my...

Fewer. You'd have fewer scars. Please forgive my pedantry. This one is a pet peeve of mine.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-16-17, 04:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 937
Posted By rpenmanparker
The point is that force in the handle is not...

The point is that force in the handle is not transmitted to tension in the rod with an external cam skewer as well an with an internal cam one. You don't' have to worry about over tightening as much...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-16-17, 07:19 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 937
Posted By rpenmanparker
Maybe not, but most likely you have been riding...

Maybe not, but most likely you have been riding internal cam skewers like Shimanos and Campagnolos until now...and the Mavics. They have a much stronger grip than external cam skewers like the light...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-15-17, 07:07 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
QFT. A very high probability of never recovering.

QFT. A very high probability of never recovering.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-15-17, 07:05 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Sorry Billy. Good effort by the 'boys.

Sorry Billy. Good effort by the 'boys.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-15-17, 06:16 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Been doing it myself with the Kitchen Aid...

Been doing it myself with the Kitchen Aid attachment. With a little practice it works very well. I wish there were more cutters included. You can buy another one with two more widths, but it is...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-15-17, 06:09 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Just off off the cuff I would say we pick up a...

Just off off the cuff I would say we pick up a couple or three regulars every year. And likely lose that same number.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-14-17, 09:26 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
For Zwift, how do you mount your computer for...

For Zwift, how do you mount your computer for viewing? Would it work with a Kindle Fire or iPad, or is a laptop required. I have one, but except for keeping the trainer wheel/tire on the spare bike,...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-14-17, 09:20 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Right. Moreover, I think if you provided the clue...

Right. Moreover, I think if you provided the clue that the rye was "spicier", most folks could correctly identify it.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-17, 03:57 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
And the conclusion is (drum roll, please):...

And the conclusion is (drum roll, please): GLUTTONS FOR PUNISHMENT...BOTH OF US.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-17, 03:55 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Oh yeah, married 47 years this Valentine's Day. ...

Oh yeah, married 47 years this Valentine's Day. Romantic doncha think? Bet you guys didn't think I was that type.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-17, 03:54 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Mrs. rpen would have thrown the mug into the...

Mrs. rpen would have thrown the mug into the garbage for it to never be found again. She can be that way. Very little is sacred.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-17, 09:31 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
I see what you did there.

I see what you did there.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-17, 08:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 493
Posted By rpenmanparker
How would anyone know? Do you think folks have...

How would anyone know? Do you think folks have run valid experiments to find out? All you are going to get in answer to this question is anecdotal BS.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-11-17, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By rpenmanparker
I wear Comps and find them constant in size up to...

I wear Comps and find them constant in size up to about two years ago. No more recent information.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-11-17, 02:03 PM
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Views: 19,668
Posted By rpenmanparker
New Orleans small streets are very narrow and...

New Orleans small streets are very narrow and mostly one way. Parking on both sides. We learned to drive down those streets at speed with just inches to spare on both sides. Then to parallel park...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-11-17, 01:23 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Parallel parking is a lost art. It is common in...

Parallel parking is a lost art. It is common in certain cities, but folks living elsewhere never learn how. Growing up in New Orleans it was essential for me to learn how to do it. Few parking lots;...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-11-17, 09:02 AM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
80 here.

80 here.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-10-17, 08:25 PM
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Posted By rpenmanparker
Ya think?

Ya think?
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