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Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 06-27-16, 09:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 994
Posted By zowie
My Garmin Touring (no barometer) generally shows...

My Garmin Touring (no barometer) generally shows about 20% less total elevation than I get when I upload the same ride to ridewithgps. Don't know which is accurate, maybe neither.
Forum: Northeast 06-16-16, 04:01 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 15,982
Posted By zowie
Haven't been there this year, but from googling...

Haven't been there this year, but from googling it looks like they closed it only temporarily to install fencing.

I'm glad for the fencing. I've touched 40MPH going down the bridge, but there was...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-14-16, 04:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,663
Posted By zowie
Why not? Makes sense to me.

Why not? Makes sense to me.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-11-16, 08:56 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,144
Posted By zowie
Awright, I'm in for 100 to get back into the...

Awright, I'm in for 100 to get back into the swing since I've been off the bike for 5 months.

3/06: 05 MTD 5
3/09: 14 MTD 19
3/11: 12 MTD 31
3/13: 20 MTD 51
3/24: 25 MTD 76
3/27:...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-10-16, 11:36 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 6,209
Posted By zowie
Of course. May work fine for different bars than...

Of course. May work fine for different bars than mine.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-09-16, 08:25 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 6,209
Posted By zowie
I had one of those bar end bells posted by...

I had one of those bar end bells posted by Deal4Fuji, bought from LBS. Inconspicuous, rang nicely, not expensive, but wouldn't stay in place. May have gotten lost on the road someplace.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-09-16, 08:11 PM
Replies: 15,795
Views: 2,518,328
Posted By zowie
Duct tape. Black. Ace Hardware brand.

Duct tape. Black. Ace Hardware brand.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-09-16, 07:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,663
Posted By zowie
It's also not the simple because you will...

It's also not the simple because you will (probably) experience metabolic improvements, and you will (probably) lose some muscle when you lose weight.

In other words, no, you can't just carry some...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-09-16, 06:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,675
Posted By zowie
Brooks B-17. Because my Koobi broke (rail...

Brooks B-17. Because my Koobi broke (rail cracked from fatigue) and that's what I found lying around the garage. Wish I could get the B17 to stop creaking.
Forum: Northeast 03-07-16, 10:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,011
Posted By zowie
Good tip. Can one get across on Cedar Rd too?

Good tip.

Can one get across on Cedar Rd too?
Forum: Northeast 03-03-16, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,011
Posted By zowie
If you need to go west like for a commute, then...

If you need to go west like for a commute, then Jim K gave you the route. The traffic can be thick.

If you just want to do some riding, better to go North for a ways and then go West. The further...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 08-25-14, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By zowie
If people aren't tired of answering this for the...

If people aren't tired of answering this for the umpteenth time, you'll get a string of recommendations for almost every name in the catalog that's somewhere close to your price. But you can just...
Forum: Northeast 08-12-14, 03:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,316
Posted By zowie
I finally got to try out the extension. I've...

I finally got to try out the extension. I've ridden the old part lots of times but I don't live close by anymore.

A. I appreciate that they added it. Nice to be able to get to ToBay, which was...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 03-11-14, 07:51 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,387
Posted By zowie
That's right. As human being our desire to think...

That's right. As human being our desire to think we control our destinies leads us to over-emphasize the things we can control. "It happened to him because he did X but I'm safe because I...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 03-11-14, 07:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,139
Posted By zowie
I think he said he eats one 14" pizza per day. ...

I think he said he eats one 14" pizza per day. Spread over a whole day that's not such unreasonable carbs, fat, sugar etc. and probably less calories than most americans consume. So I don't think...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-11-14, 07:30 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 6,404
Posted By zowie
I have no idea what you're talking about but I'm...

I have no idea what you're talking about but I'm pretty sure it's not cycling.
Forum: Northeast 03-10-14, 03:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 830
Posted By zowie
It's closed from 1AM to 6AM whether or not you...

It's closed from 1AM to 6AM whether or not you think it makes sense.
Forum: Northeast 03-10-14, 01:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 830
Posted By zowie
Some of the city sleeps in the park. They don't...

Some of the city sleeps in the park. They don't want bikers disturbing their rest.
Forum: Northeast 10-21-13, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By zowie
Or this, which I also frequent: ...

Or this, which I also frequent:


http://goo.gl/maps/xLuMl
Forum: Northeast 10-21-13, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By zowie
Try this, roads I ride on a lot. ...

Try this, roads I ride on a lot.

http://goo.gl/maps/dP2rF
Forum: Northeast 10-21-13, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By zowie
There are a lot of good bridges over the Passaic...

There are a lot of good bridges over the Passaic River so that shouldn't be your issue. One or two have metal grates, but also sidewalks, and there are lots of others.

If you've made it to Lodi,...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 10-10-13, 10:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,874
Posted By zowie
Death also impairs exercise.

Death also impairs exercise.
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 10-09-13, 09:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 946
Posted By zowie
We don't know enough about you to make...

We don't know enough about you to make predictions, but it is a reasonable goal, especially if you can find a flat-ish route.
Forum: Training & Nutrition 10-09-13, 09:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,874
Posted By zowie
There are multiple different types of statins. ...

There are multiple different types of statins. They do not all have the same effects.
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 10-09-13, 09:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 638
Posted By zowie
I just can't concentrate at all on the traffic...

I just can't concentrate at all on the traffic when I've ear buds in, on the bike or in the car. Listening to music through loudspeakers on the bike (yes, had an orange handle-bar mount AM bike...
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