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    Merry Christmas! Just rode my R/T commute...

    Merry Christmas! Just rode my R/T commute distance of 30 miles in sunny SW Florida. 72 degrees, sunny and windy. Back to the 30 degree grind next week.
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    I brought my road (not commuter) bike on vacation...

    I brought my road (not commuter) bike on vacation to Florida. Awesome group rides here. Just they start at 7 am, so I don't always get up in time. Nice to ride fast in a group for a change.
  3. Thread: Cuba

    by alan s
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    So, go visit a family there. Or go to church....

    So, go visit a family there. Or go to church. Meet a professional. Use your imagination, and go if you really want to go.
  4. Sorry you are in this predicament, but if you had...

    Sorry you are in this predicament, but if you had bought a steel frame, you wouldn't have to worry about the frame melting or disintegrating.:) At least the hobos chose a nice color.
  5. Thread: Lbs

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    I pay my mechanic in cigarettes and booze. Find...

    I pay my mechanic in cigarettes and booze. Find the quality of work is much better.
  6. Thread: Lbs

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    No idea. I do 99% of the work myself. If a new...

    No idea. I do 99% of the work myself. If a new tool is required, it more than pays for itself in cost savings. Plus I get the satisfaction of learning. A few very specialized jobs such as facing...
  7. Thread: What People Say

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    I would have said "I'm poor because I gave all my...

    I would have said "I'm poor because I gave all my earthly possessions to the church. What's your reason, buster?"
  8. I'll let someone pass me so I can draft and get a...

    I'll let someone pass me so I can draft and get a free ride. Great way to get there faster with less effort.
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    Peds, and especially peds with dogs, are stupid. ...

    Peds, and especially peds with dogs, are stupid. Get a bell and use it often. Assume they can't hear you.
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    Urban...

    Urban legend.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brand_blunder
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    Drivers are crazy 24 x 7 x 365, so you must be...

    Drivers are crazy 24 x 7 x 365, so you must be referring to the holidays. What exactly is crazy about holidays? I kind of like them.
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    First this Homepage...

    First this Homepage, and now Ghost bikes? What is the world coming to?
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    Maybe you should spend more time learning how to...

    Maybe you should spend more time learning how to write properly than fixing up your bike. You know, spelling, punctuation, capitalization.
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    Kinda tame, really. I was hoping to see you...

    Kinda tame, really. I was hoping to see you hanging on to a car for some crazy high speed action. At least you got in some time on the sidewalks. Also, try adding in a little Airzound to make the...
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    Someone having a negative opinion about touring...

    Someone having a negative opinion about touring cyclists doesn't make them prejudiced. When I'm on a bike, I have a negative opinion about car drivers, and that doesn't make me prejudiced. It's...
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    I'd never draft that bike.

    I'd never draft that bike.
  17. The main things you need to know are your...

    The main things you need to know are your capabilities and limits. The only way to find this out with any degree of certainty is by doing some shorter trips. Do a couple week long trips and see...
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    Bungee cords? Probably not too many folks here...

    Bungee cords? Probably not too many folks here carrying swords to work. Do you work at Medieval Times?Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
  19. Almost as good as a rearview mirror. A bit more...

    Almost as good as a rearview mirror. A bit more expensive, lower resolution, and with a slight delay. It's going to put the mirror companies out of business.
  20. That my favorite for grilling. Aged.

    That my favorite for grilling. Aged.
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    Topeak makes flat black plastic fenders. Not...

    Topeak makes flat black plastic fenders. Not sure if the have full coverage style.Topeak® Cycling Accessories ? Products - Fenders
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    I've found you want match the unloaded weight...

    I've found you want match the unloaded weight distribution so your bike will handle about the same when loaded. If currently 60/40 rear/front, ideally you should add weight 60/40 rear/front. Also...
  23. I think sharks with lasers would be more...

    I think sharks with lasers would be more effective than that piece of junk.
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    Bike rocking puts higher strain on the spokes. ...

    Bike rocking puts higher strain on the spokes. Over time, your spokes may fail, especially if you are a heavier rider and use poorly built wheels.
  25. Thread: 3 wheelers only

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    This is Bike Forums. You would want to be...

    This is Bike Forums. You would want to be looking for Trike Forums.
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