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Forum: Commuting 05-22-17, 09:06 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,590
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Something tells me those locales do not have the...

Something tells me those locales do not have the same type of climate as Florida.
Forum: Commuting 05-22-17, 08:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,462
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Maybe whoever built it wanted it that high, who...

Maybe whoever built it wanted it that high, who knows. My utility bike frame is technically too large for me (zero standover clearance), but I still put on a stem riser and several spacers to give...
Forum: Foo 05-22-17, 07:55 AM
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Views: 1,031,421
Posted By PatrickGSR94
My dad used to do that when I was a kid. We had...

My dad used to do that when I was a kid. We had a darkroom in the back of our house. I didn't care much for the process chemical smell.
Forum: Commuting 05-22-17, 07:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,462
Posted By PatrickGSR94
The next larger size could have too much reach.

The next larger size could have too much reach.
Forum: Commuting 05-19-17, 08:38 AM
Replies: 447
Views: 11,190
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Bizman (PA) ______________________________ 3189...

Bizman (PA) ______________________________ 3189 (3402 total miles YTD)
dschue5 (MN) _____________________________ 2360 (3717 total)
gregf83 (BC) _____________________________ 2198 (3651 total)...
Forum: Commuting 05-19-17, 08:24 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 776
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Yeah and it's also $3.99 every six months...

Yeah and it's also $3.99 every six months apparently. I'll just stick to TWC app and watching the local forecast.
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 02:05 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,743
Posted By PatrickGSR94
That is surprising. It would only hold true to a...

That is surprising. It would only hold true to a certain point, though. If you tried to put it on a wide 29er rim it would have to be shorter at the center. Just think of a section of folding bead...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 776
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I do the same, mainly with our local NBC...

I do the same, mainly with our local NBC affiliate. If there's rain in the forecast for the next day, I always watch the 6 and 10 PM newscast with their "Futurecast" to see if it might be raining in...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:50 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,743
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Shouldn't be. As the tire beads spread farther...

Shouldn't be. As the tire beads spread farther apart, the height of the curved arc of the tire's cross section would have to get shorter.
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 627
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Yes, it absolutely does work and IS legal in many...

Yes, it absolutely does work and IS legal in many states. Please get your facts straight. Also you seem to forget that on a narrow lane a passing car would have to cross the double yellow NO MATTER...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 786
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I ride nearly 10 miles of rural roads on my...

I ride nearly 10 miles of rural roads on my commute, and have done it hundreds of times. I have not once had a problem with anyone not seeing me. But I still much prefer multilane arterial roads...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 786
Posted By PatrickGSR94
This is why I hate suburbs so much, and why I...

This is why I hate suburbs so much, and why I only have 2 viable route options for my commute, with one of them being noticeably less traffic and stressful than the other. We have arterial roads and...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 01:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 627
Posted By PatrickGSR94
So public perception is more important than...

So public perception is more important than cyclist safety I guess.
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 09:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 786
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Highly depends on the time I leave the house. My...

Highly depends on the time I leave the house. My commute is 15 miles and consists of a few miles of neighborhoods, about 1-2 miles of arterial, and then close to 10 miles of 2-lane rural.

The...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 09:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 627
Posted By PatrickGSR94
This really should go in A&S. I think it's a...

This really should go in A&S.

I think it's a ridiculous waste of time and resources, and plainly shows how idiotic the 3FP/1MP laws really are. They really are not enforceable without this sort...
Forum: Commuting 05-18-17, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1,248
Views: 24,313
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Very fast ride home, 15 miles in just 49 minutes...

Very fast ride home, 15 miles in just 49 minutes on the e-bike with a 22 mph tail wind!

Had one guy on a Harley act like an a-hole on the busiest 1-mile stretch. After I topped a hill I was still...
Forum: Foo 05-18-17, 08:42 AM
Replies: 7,118
Views: 1,031,421
Posted By PatrickGSR94
That would be great parked outside of one of...

That would be great parked outside of one of those Wonderworks buildings. :P

http://traveleering.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Wonderworks.jpg
Forum: Commuting 05-17-17, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1,248
Views: 24,313
Posted By PatrickGSR94
We have geese all around where I live. They...

We have geese all around where I live. They wander all over various neighborhoods between different lakes and ponds. I hate 'em, they're so filthy. They leave loads of crap all over the ground...
Forum: Commuting 05-17-17, 10:15 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,590
Posted By PatrickGSR94
noglider My original build thread for the...

noglider

My original build thread for the bike: http://www.bikeforums.net/commuting/1024542-2007-marin-pine-mountain-my-first-scratch-bike-build.html

Build thread for the e-bike conversion:...
Forum: Commuting 05-17-17, 09:08 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,590
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I ride my Dutch-inspired upright riding e-bike 15...

I ride my Dutch-inspired upright riding e-bike 15 miles to work, and I STILL sweat, wearing only gym shorts and tech t-shirt. There's absolutely no way I could do this commute without the shower we...
Forum: Commuting 05-17-17, 09:03 AM
Replies: 1,248
Views: 24,313
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Nice ride home yesterday. I saw one of the maybe...

Nice ride home yesterday. I saw one of the maybe 3 or 4 other cyclists I ever see on my commute in an entire year, yesterday on the other side of a 3-lane road where I'm usually going pretty fast on...
Forum: Foo 05-17-17, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 338,494
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Jennifer Townley - Asinas Asinas | Jennifer...

Jennifer Townley - Asinas

Asinas | Jennifer Townley (http://www.jennifertownley.com/) She has quite a few awesome motorized sculptures.

That GIF of the sculpture is sped up somewhat.
Forum: Foo 05-17-17, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4,568
Views: 338,494
Posted By PatrickGSR94
What is this awesomeness??

What is this awesomeness??
Forum: Commuting 05-16-17, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1,248
Views: 24,313
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I was taught to pull into the intersection during...

I was taught to pull into the intersection during a left turn yield on green phase (or more recently, flashing yellow arrow), and wait for a safe opportunity to turn. If none presented itself, then...
Forum: Commuting 05-16-17, 08:36 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,336
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Clearly you don't understand road geometry. A...

Clearly you don't understand road geometry. A lane split pass is almost always a close pass, or at the most the absolute minimum of 3 feet, which is not really enough with faster traffic. Riding...
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