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    Looks like there's plenty of us that have been in...

    Looks like there's plenty of us that have been in the same situation. I like the idea of the two-tone horn, and what the manufacturer says about it makes sense--if you sound just like a car, other...
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    Distracted Walking?

    I was headed to the gym on my bike, cruising down the hill at a shade over 30 MPH, when some idiot comes out of the coffee shop at the bottom of the hill--cup of coffee in one hand, smartphone in the...
  3. The Bianchi Lupo is a pretty nice steel-framed...

    The Bianchi Lupo is a pretty nice steel-framed bike that comes in at just over a grand.
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    3-foot passing in Virginia is now law.

    This legislation increases the passing room from 2 feet to 3. A small victory, to be sure, but one nonetheless!

    Read about it here.
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    My CygoLite Metro 500 came in last night. I got...

    My CygoLite Metro 500 came in last night. I got it charged up and decided to see how bright it actually was, and man that sucker will light the place up. I'm going to have to make sure I aim it...
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    I lift weights a couple times a week, teach...

    I lift weights a couple times a week, teach indoor spin class at the local Y a couple times a week, do flexibility training once or twice a week (my wife is a certified YogaFit instructor and teaches...
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    I have a blinking tail light and I also wear...

    I have a blinking tail light and I also wear reflectorized Velcro bands around my ankles--one to keep my pants legs out of the chain, the other just for visibility.
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    Thanks for the input, y'all, I really appreciate...

    Thanks for the input, y'all, I really appreciate it. After watching some video reviews on YouTube and considering the advice on here, I decided to go with the CygoLite Metro 500, which came in well...
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    Thanks, y'all, that helps my decision-making...

    Thanks, y'all, that helps my decision-making process.....
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    I'm looking to mount it on my handlebar. I'd...

    I'm looking to mount it on my handlebar. I'd prefer a single unit, USB rechargeable. My budget is whatever it needs to be as long as it's not crazy expensive. For the sake of argument, let's say...
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    Daytime Flashing Headlight Question

    I'm looking for a headlight to run when I'm commuting, which will be daytime 99.99% of the time.

    What would be an acceptable minimum lumen rating for a headlight set on flash to improve my daytime...
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    Wahoo makes a HRM that will pair with Strava,...

    Wahoo makes a HRM that will pair with Strava, CycleMeter, etc., on your wife's iPhone (as long as it's a 4S or higher) using BlueTooth LE. That'll let her track her heart rate during her workouts...
  13. Looks like the case is being sorted.... ...

    Looks like the case is being sorted....

    http://ewn.co.za/2014/03/05/Road-rage-cyclists-2-apprehended

    http://ewn.co.za/2014/03/05/Road-rage-cyclists-suspended-from-their-club
  14. I work for a "green" environmental products/oil...

    I work for a "green" environmental products/oil spill bioremediation company. I have a wall in my office to lean my bike against, and nobody complains.
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    They do seem to be rather proud of their company...

    They do seem to be rather proud of their company name, don't they? I did see a few spots that they failed to cover in "KHS" logos, though ;)

    As far as tires, I decided to look up the set that...
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    The tires that are on the bike now are 700 x 35...

    The tires that are on the bike now are 700 x 35 Kenda small block 8 folding tires.

    I don't live in goathead country, but some of the streets I ride on have a fair bit of broken glass to dodge...
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    My bike is shy, it's teasing you by just hinting...

    My bike is shy, it's teasing you by just hinting at "the goods".:thumb:

    Nice tie-in with the season opener of Justified, though--I thoroughly enjoy that show! The butts the other night weren't...
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    Is there a forum rule regarding the aesthetics of...

    Is there a forum rule regarding the aesthetics of a bike picture that I'm breaking?

    Anyway, I'm left-handed so it's entirely natural for me to point my bike from right to left rather than from...
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    Cool bike! I like the milk case, it goes well...

    Cool bike! I like the milk case, it goes well with the bike....
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    New Bike for Christmas.

    Here's the bike I got for Christmas--a KHS CX300.

    Aluminum frame, SRAM Rival drivetrain, FSA crank, carbon fork and seat post, Avid Shorty 4 brakes, 2x10 gears, Mavic rims, etc.... I really like...
  21. Thread: Holiday Loot

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    I got a KHS CX300.... 358399 Too bad the...

    I got a KHS CX300....

    358399

    Too bad the weather sucks right now. I did get to ride it for a few miles the other day and it beat the heck out of my old mountain bike.
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    Nah, no need to lower myself to that level or...

    Nah, no need to lower myself to that level or coerce my friends to lower themselves, either :thumb:




    That strikes me about like somebody describing my Irish Italian heritage--which group were...
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    So, judging from the context, the OP and some...

    So, judging from the context, the OP and some later posters consider certain areas of Pennsylvania to be ignorant and backwards, a trait they consider to be typical of people from Kentucky, hence the...
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    What do you mean by Pennsyltucky?

    What do you mean by Pennsyltucky?
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    I run Specialized Fatboy slicks on my mountain...

    I run Specialized Fatboy slicks on my mountain bike, 26" x 1.25", at 100 PSI. They ride just fine, and the rolling resistance is a lot lower than the knobby 26" x 1.95" tires that were on it.
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