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Forum: Road Cycling 01-24-15, 04:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,539
Posted By 200miler
Similar situation several years back. Got t-boned...

Similar situation several years back. Got t-boned and pushed across the street by a Jeep driver. Cops wrote her up and I got the insurance company info. Called them and got a bit of run-around, and...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-11-14, 10:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,704
Posted By 200miler
Three sets of A-23's laced to Shimano hubs, all...

Three sets of A-23's laced to Shimano hubs, all with standard Velox tape. 3+ years of usage and no problems. I don't use tubless; don't like walking home from beyond "Resume Speed".
YMMV
-dg
Forum: Southern California 04-08-14, 08:57 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 10,835
Posted By 200miler
I'll be looking out for you! Take a second to...

I'll be looking out for you! Take a second to wave as we pass. Oh, and I'll be carrying a few extra water bottles, JIC! );-0

YMMV
-dg
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 01-03-14, 02:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,050
Posted By 200miler
Have used the following hardware setup for RAAM...

Have used the following hardware setup for RAAM races over the past years, on various brands of mini vans with factory installed roof rackage, including Chrysler T&C, Toyota, Honda, and Chevrolet...
Forum: Southern California 11-13-13, 04:34 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,327
Posted By 200miler
Badwater Road is 150 of the 200 mile spring...

Badwater Road is 150 of the 200 mile spring route, plus almost all the elevation change. Can't say anything about reg date. I ride there 2-3 times a week, except during the "100-and-stupid" season....
Forum: Southern California 11-07-13, 11:26 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,327
Posted By 200miler
For all concerned, Badwater Road is open, as of...

For all concerned, Badwater Road is open, as of last Friday 11/1, from CA190 in Furnace Creek, to CA127, 1 mile north of Shoshone. There are a couple of unpaved sections [hard-packed gravel] on the...
Forum: Southern California 10-03-13, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 865
Posted By 200miler
Just got home from a relaxing drive down from...

Just got home from a relaxing drive down from NorCal. The descriptor "anotherbrian" was using about the "30% chance of rain" on staff ride day is a bit deficient. I would use the term "bucketing...
Forum: Southern California 09-12-13, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 865
Posted By 200miler
I'll be there too! With plenty of spare water...

I'll be there too! With plenty of spare water bottles!
-dg
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 09-01-13, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By 200miler
I got an e-mail about him yesterday PM. He and I...

I got an e-mail about him yesterday PM. He and I were going to get together after I worked the KNX DC at the end of the month. He had told me that he was over his treatments and was working on...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-03-13, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By 200miler
+1 on biketoolsetc.com from a very satisfied 15...

+1 on biketoolsetc.com from a very satisfied 15 year customer. If a bike needs it, they've got it.
YMMV
-dg
Forum: Road Cycling 08-01-13, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 657
Posted By 200miler
Skydog, you still don't get the point. If you...

Skydog, you still don't get the point. If you really understood what merlinextralight posted, you would stop making off-handed comments and innuendos about ISIS standards based parts.

"due to...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-30-13, 10:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By 200miler
I believe that the Starship name relates to the...

I believe that the Starship name relates to the aluminum tubing set used. I have a very similar appearing frame and it's the "Lobular" [wolf, in English] from the 2004-2006 era. You can check the...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-30-13, 03:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 612
Posted By 200miler
+1!!! YMMV -dg

+1!!!

YMMV
-dg
Forum: Road Cycling 05-30-13, 03:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 612
Posted By 200miler
Yup, we voted out our "illustrious" Town Council...

Yup, we voted out our "illustrious" Town Council and are reverting back to an unincorporated village. Council's last day is 12/31/2013. Nye County takes over on the 1st. Most of the folks here had...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-29-13, 01:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 612
Posted By 200miler
I appreciate your feeble attempt to demean the...

I appreciate your feeble attempt to demean the village I live in...
[emphasis on "feeble"!][spell-check could be your friend, maybe...]

As for temps, the local weather guessers have just laid out...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-13, 01:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 612
Posted By 200miler
The ride out NV160, over Spring Mtn Pass and on...

The ride out NV160, over Spring Mtn Pass and on to Pahrump is a very challenging route. The Pass tops out at 5500' - NV159 thru Red Rock Canyon averages 3000-3100' - and then the descent off the pass...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-13, 01:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 612
Posted By 200miler
That location would be the shopping center at the...

That location would be the shopping center at the intersection of W Charleston and Town Center; there's an Albertsons behind the fast food shops that are seen from the street. Most all of the...
Forum: Touring 05-14-13, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By 200miler
OP- I would strongly recommend that you take...

OP-

I would strongly recommend that you take some time and pay a visit to the U.S Consulate office in Vancouver. You can explain your situation with, and ask your questions of, a Consulate...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-08-13, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By 200miler
BeINSports, which is part of the DishTV sports...

BeINSports, which is part of the DishTV sports package. They're big in football, F-1, tennis, etc., and started with cycling this year. They did MSR, Amstel, Strade Bianche, and Roma Maxima among...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-04-13, 04:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,391
Posted By 200miler
+1 on the operator malfunction. You need to RTFM....

+1 on the operator malfunction. You need to RTFM. There is a pdf for that on the Trek site; uses small words! "Unreliable connections to sensors"!!?? How did you get a WIRED version of a Node?...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-02-13, 01:03 PM
Replies: 693
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Posted By 200miler
The Balvenie single barrel 15 Y.O., splash of...

The Balvenie single barrel 15 Y.O., splash of spring water, NO ice...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-30-13, 10:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,064
Posted By 200miler
Actual registration count was 216, out of which...

Actual registration count was 216, out of which there were [unofficial] 5 no-shows [mensa candidates maybe?], and [again unofficial] 13 DNF's. Considering the weather conditions we've had over the...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-22-13, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 734
Posted By 200miler
So Rick, you're NOT going to join us this weekend...

So Rick, you're NOT going to join us this weekend up in San Ramon??? );-0
I can do a Tom Bodette for you if you have a change of heart; "keep a light in the window"!
YMMV
-dg
Forum: Commuting 03-26-13, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By 200miler
That's odd. I just finished up - last fall...

That's odd. I just finished up - last fall actually - building my rando bike [aka "the truck"!] and wanted to modify the compact triple I was using, changing the 30T granny ring to either a 28T or a...
Forum: Touring 02-14-13, 12:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,830
Posted By 200miler
I built one up for riding randos about 18 months...

I built one up for riding randos about 18 months ago. When I asked for the spacing dim. I was told 130mm. When it arrived I never thought to double check it; just slapped on a pair of wheels and...
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