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Forum: Mountain Biking 10-26-09, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 478
Posted By MODWR
Excellent response. :D Love my SJ.

Excellent response. :D

Love my SJ.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-23-09, 07:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,423
Posted By MODWR
My new Specialized SJ has Avid Elixer disks -...

My new Specialized SJ has Avid Elixer disks - I'll never go back to rim brakes. I rode
my old bike with rim brakes the other day, and although they have always worked well,
I was shocked at how...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-20-09, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 427
Posted By MODWR
I wear a pair of Specialized bike shoes that look...

I wear a pair of Specialized bike shoes that look sort of like hiking shoes. They
have an insert in the sole where a cleat can be installed - should I decide (again) to
risk skin and bone with...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-20-09, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 567
Posted By MODWR
I think you have your answer - there is no...

I think you have your answer - there is no protocol. I've never ridden
on a trail where anyone called out that they're slowing/stopping. I've
always figured it was in my best interest to take...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-19-09, 06:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,319
Posted By MODWR
If you're planning to use the WD-40 on your...

If you're planning to use the WD-40 on your chain, you might reconsider
and pick something else. From everything I've read and been told WD-40
is the last thing you should use as a chain lube. ...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 09:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By MODWR
Just a computer and seat pack. I used to...

Just a computer and seat pack.

I used to have a nice set of NiteRider lights, but
I had to sell them. :cry:
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 09:35 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,794
Posted By MODWR
But...but.. Specialized does rule! Just got...

But...but.. Specialized does rule!

Just got first bike equipped with disc brakes - Avid Elixirs - great stuff.

Never had any problem with the Vs on my older bikes though.
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 09:11 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
Body armor? Aren't stitches, casts, and...

Body armor?

Aren't stitches, casts, and scars badges of honor in this sport? :)
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 08:59 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
Good value. I was wondering if they were just...

Good value. I was wondering if they were just getting broken in. :)
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 08:58 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
I saw your earlier post about the 90psi - I...

I saw your earlier post about the 90psi - I wasn't sure if that was a joke. At that pressure
it's got to be like riding on wheels made of stone.

I run my tires between 40 and 50psi - seems to...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 08:53 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
ddac - I'm thinking your due for a new set of...

ddac - I'm thinking your due for a new set of gloves. :)
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-15-09, 08:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,662
Posted By MODWR
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-13-09, 07:57 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
http://i152.photobucket.com/albums/s200/dwr_photos...

http://i152.photobucket.com/albums/s200/dwr_photos/Toys/cockpit_1_1.jpg


http://i152.photobucket.com/albums/s200/dwr_photos/Toys/IMG_1751_1_1.jpg
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-13-09, 09:41 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
Oh. In that case. . . :lol: I have no...

Oh. In that case. . . :lol:

I have no knowledge of the roadie universe.
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-12-09, 10:12 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,606
Posted By MODWR
Nice bike. I don't know about the reversed stem...

Nice bike. I don't know about the reversed stem though - it just has that look of
begging to go over the bars on the first drop you encounter - too much weight forward
in that position?
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-09-09, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,128,849
Posted By MODWR
My first mountain bike back in 1999 was a...

My first mountain bike back in 1999 was a Specialized Hardrock in red, very
similar to the color of your Kona. That bike is long gone, but I still remember it - and several
of the "learning...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-09-09, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,128,849
Posted By MODWR
Granted I haven't lived here all that long, but I...

Granted I haven't lived here all that long, but I don't believe
Missouri is any better. I confess I miss the trails in Texas,
and being able to ride them in January/February without
the slightest...
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-09-09, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,128,849
Posted By MODWR
That looks like a great trail. Wish we had...

That looks like a great trail. Wish we had something like
that around here.
Forum: Mountain Biking 08-08-09, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,128,849
Posted By MODWR
Nice bike. I really like that shade of red.

Nice bike. I really like that shade of red.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 08-08-09, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By MODWR
Been there. My sincerest sympathies to Elden and...

Been there. My sincerest sympathies to Elden and his family.
Forum: Touring 07-25-09, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By MODWR
When I was camping in the Sequia and Yellowstone...

When I was camping in the Sequia and Yellowstone NPs there were signs everywhere about
bears. Each campsite had a "bear box" - a steel box anchored in concrete into which you were
to place your...
Forum: Touring 07-25-09, 03:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,467
Posted By MODWR
A bike thief is the same as any other thief - a...

A bike thief is the same as any other thief - a lowlife loser.



I guess I don't understand this line of thought. It is acceptable for someone to steal from you if the need can be justified...
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-25-09, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2,373
Views: 290,162
Posted By MODWR
Oops. You got me. ...

Oops. You got me.



:roflmao2::roflmao2:
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-24-09, 04:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 868
Posted By MODWR
Retirement, Ha. I'll just keel over at work some...

Retirement, Ha. I'll just keel over at work some day.
Forum: Mountain Biking 07-20-09, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2,373
Views: 290,162
Posted By MODWR
Whats wrong? Don't you appreciate the thrill and...

Whats wrong? Don't you appreciate the thrill and excitement of discussing the ins and outs
of the English language? :D
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