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Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-26-11, 07:20 PM
Replies: 273
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Posted By petflunky
I work in the IT department of a public school...

I work in the IT department of a public school district.
Forum: Foo 11-24-10, 06:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,161
Posted By petflunky
Why does the word "fugu" come to mind when I look...

Why does the word "fugu" come to mind when I look at this tire?
Forum: Foo 11-24-10, 06:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 741
Posted By petflunky
Meh, I have to work at the second job (retail)...

Meh, I have to work at the second job (retail) on Friday. 5am to 2 pm. Then I work 9-5 on Saturday. I have Sunday off.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 08-08-10, 12:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,128
Posted By petflunky
It was a fun ride. It's cool how easy and fun a...

It was a fun ride. It's cool how easy and fun a ride seems when riding with good company. But we did get chided for riding two up on the shoulder. WTF LOL ?? :lol:
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 08-06-10, 07:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,128
Posted By petflunky
Got it Laserman. As for overplanning, not...

Got it Laserman. As for overplanning, not really. For me, anyway. I work every Saturday, so I need to plan that far in advance, so I can ask for the day off. Stupid work.:lol:
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 08-06-10, 06:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,128
Posted By petflunky
The trailhead is 1/2 mile east of Andiomos? ...

The trailhead is 1/2 mile east of Andiomos? Never mind about meeting at the resteraunt then.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 08-06-10, 04:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,128
Posted By petflunky
I should be there. If it's raining, I'm not...

I should be there. If it's raining, I'm not gonna go. But as of right now, I'm going. Got the bike rack on the car, all my gear packed, all I gotta do is put the bike on the back. Since it's only...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-17-10, 08:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,128
Posted By petflunky
I should be there. I asked for the day off from...

I should be there. I asked for the day off from work, now I just need to wait for approval.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-17-10, 08:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,514
Posted By petflunky
I'm not sure why they did it, but out by me the...

I'm not sure why they did it, but out by me the redid a couple of roads. What they did was put an oily subsatance down, then dumped pea gravel all over it. I'm not sure why, the roads were in...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 07-11-10, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6,460
Views: 1,620,081
Posted By petflunky
Thanks! The bars are from Nashbar, and the tape...

Thanks! The bars are from Nashbar, and the tape is from the lbs. Now that I've got the angle dialed in, they are very comfortable.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-08-10, 10:40 AM
Replies: 11,747
Views: 1,874,699
Posted By petflunky
Here's my finds for now. The bike is a Jamis...

Here's my finds for now. The bike is a Jamis Cross Country. The maintenance people found it out in one of the fields where I work, and gave it to me. After checking with the police and getting...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 07-08-10, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6,460
Views: 1,620,081
Posted By petflunky
Here are a couple pictures of my new handle bars....

Here are a couple pictures of my new handle bars. MUCH more comfortable than the flat bars.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-06-10, 07:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,393
Posted By petflunky
Tentatively, I will be in, provided, I can get...

Tentatively, I will be in, provided, I can get off from work, and can get up early enough to be there by nine :0)
Forum: Foo 06-27-10, 06:10 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 25,460
Posted By petflunky
Wild Blue blueberry lager. Next week, Brasserie...

Wild Blue blueberry lager. Next week, Brasserie Blonde ale.
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-18-10, 06:00 PM
Replies: 6,460
Views: 1,620,081
Posted By petflunky
Thanks for the info on the bars. My department...

Thanks for the info on the bars. My department store bike has drop bars on it, and they seem to be ok, no perfect, but ok. My new ride has flat bars, and they simply don't work with my carpal...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 06-17-10, 07:01 AM
Replies: 6,460
Views: 1,620,081
Posted By petflunky
Do the wheels weigh less than the originals? Is...

Do the wheels weigh less than the originals? Is that why you got the increase? Also, how does your handle bar set up compare to a set of drop bars? I'm thinking of getting drop bars, due to...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-16-10, 07:04 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,393
Posted By petflunky
If you are riding from Jackson into Concord, you...

If you are riding from Jackson into Concord, you will probably be riding into the wind the whole way, so it may be slow going for you. On the way back though, it will be much quicker. :thumb: ...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-15-10, 08:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 913
Posted By petflunky
This is why I like my 20 y.o. bike helmet. It...

This is why I like my 20 y.o. bike helmet. It has only 3 slits in it for air. I sweat like a mofo, but it's great listening to the bugs bounce off of it. The big problem is that after an evening...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-15-10, 08:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,393
Posted By petflunky
This sounds like fun! I'd need 3 weeks or so...

This sounds like fun! I'd need 3 weeks or so notice, so I can clear the days off with work/wife. Heck, maybe I'll take the wife with me. Let me know dates, and I will see what I can do.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 06-15-10, 08:34 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,393
Posted By petflunky
I usually ride the Lakelands Trail. Paved is only...

I usually ride the Lakelands Trail. Paved is only about 8 miles, the the total usable length is about 20. It can be ridden from Stockbridge to Hamburg.
Another trail is the Falling Waters Trail,...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-23-10, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By petflunky
Well, I bought a decent department store mountain...

Well, I bought a decent department store mountain bike that I really liked. So, since this kids bike was trashed (he had it for several years, outgrew it, and was still riding it), I decided to give...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-22-10, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By petflunky
He's a good kid. And it gets an unused computer...

He's a good kid. And it gets an unused computer put to use. so I don't have a problem with it. :thumb:
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-21-10, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By petflunky
N+1 strikes the petflunky household today

So, a year or so ago, I gave my beloved Raleigh M-30 mountain bike to my sons friend. His bike was dead, and I decided to do a good deed and give it to him, since I wasn't using it, and he needed...
Forum: Hybrid Bicycles 03-19-10, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,590
Posted By petflunky
My son has a Diamondback hybrid. It's heavy, but...

My son has a Diamondback hybrid. It's heavy, but it seems to be built pretty well. It was $150 at Dick's. I think it would be worth your time to take a look at them.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 03-04-10, 02:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 640
Posted By petflunky
LOL, I'll remember this when we have a yard...

LOL, I'll remember this when we have a yard sale!. I've been in IT for about 12 years now, and have a small collection of stuff that happens show up. :lol: I guess I'll just sell a couple...
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