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  1. ^^^^+1 this is the strategy I have been doing...

    ^^^^+1 this is the strategy I have been doing forever it is the courteous way to share the road. Share the road is a two way street
  2. They are riding bicycles so this advice i not...

    They are riding bicycles so this advice i not helpful
  3. Routes to Avoid 101 Traffic San Clemente to Malibu

    This family posted before asking for routes on their way from San Diego to San Francisco. TOPtoTOP.org - Homepage Having Hiked Everest Kilimanjaro sailed from poll to poll biked thousands of miles...
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    No kidding. Very Impressive journey. The 1 can...

    No kidding. Very Impressive journey.

    The 1 can get busy in areas but is not full on traffic the whole route. It is windy and from the south there are many better than rollers to climb that always...
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    on the last page this link was on Carbon MTB...

    on the last page this link was on Carbon MTB Wheels | Do you need them? | Dirt

    It seems to indicate that a master wheel builder shop owner and racer does not suggest the hoops.This seems to...
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    I can not add anything but my own opinion. I...

    I can not add anything but my own opinion.

    I do not begrudge a LBS making money as I want them there to service me. I want one with a great mechanic that is well established and knows his bikes...
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    Poll: horrific and those roads needs definition. I...

    horrific and those roads needs definition. I think it can mean different things to different riders.
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    I would be more concerned about avoiding potholes...

    I would be more concerned about avoiding potholes and flats. Your frame is fine.

    now if you crashed and your frame hit the really hard on the curb it would be worth looking at the frame

    I would...
  9. You miss a key component of external force....

    You miss a key component of external force. Gravity, friction, wind drag, varied terrain etc. As the Chaadster points out above theory is one thing steady state in the real world is another thing all...
  10. if climbing is faster and accelerating is faster...

    if climbing is faster and accelerating is faster how is maintaining not easier

    reducing 3 pounds off your bike on your wheels will make a difference on overall biking
  11. I think the question lacks quality. In other...

    I think the question lacks quality. In other words what is the difference of a quality bike vs a ok bike

    I moved from a 2007 Stumpjumper HT comp to a Pivot Mach 429c

    Looked at some strava of...
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    best bike handler I know is about 5' 7" and rides...

    best bike handler I know is about 5' 7" and rides a 29r

    Another guy I know is a former Cat 1 and a master mechanic and not a small guy 5 10 200+ and prefers the 27.5

    I went from a 26 to 29 with...
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    smartphone app is the most economical. I would...

    smartphone app is the most economical. I would still be using it if not for some of my longer rides 4 hours plus. If you are under that the app works fine and probably is fine with some of the new...
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    plus 1 I went from cantilever brakes to...

    plus 1

    I went from cantilever brakes to mechanical disc big improvement

    my new bike came with Hydraulic and wow what a difference
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    Interesting possibly your conditions are...

    Interesting possibly your conditions are different or the type of dirt. Possibly it is because I ride primarily two bikes one for road one for MTB makes me more vigilant. I would describe the loss of...
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    I used rock n roll and white lightning for a...

    I used rock n roll and white lightning for a number of years. Maybe there is a better product that I have not tried yet. It did not seem to last particularly on my mountain bike. I only stock one...
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    I would disagree with "ignore it till it needs...

    I would disagree with "ignore it till it needs attention" in general not just for a chain. Cleaning checking and lubing a bicycle is part of the routine for me. I would prefer to attend to issues at...
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    well played and unfortunately this is simply a...

    well played and unfortunately this is simply a group that has allot to learn

    despotism of the masses in my view

    good for you and your friend taking the higher road
  19. Used bikes go for more here in California. The...

    Used bikes go for more here in California. The bike looks decent I suspect the rear wheel is no original and is a decent wheel. If it is working perfectly ready to ride and needs no investment it is...
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    A railroad spike would be a one time use Duct...

    A railroad spike would be a one time use

    Duct tape is removable but has some repercussions

    a helmet can be removed over and over

    they even have visors which make the hat moot
  21. Man There are trails everywhere. I am in PQ so...

    Man There are trails everywhere. I am in PQ so find myself in that canyon quite a bit as I can ride from house

    Sycamore Canyon, Nobel Canyon Mission Trails Laguna Daley Ranch Lake Poway Mt Miguel...
  22. strava and garmin have heat maps where you can...

    strava and garmin have heat maps where you can see where others are riding the most

    sometimes being lost on a bicycle is an adventure that leads to good things other times not so much but it...
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    I do not know if you have a performance bike near...

    I do not know if you have a performance bike near you but if you do they have a no questions asked return policy they also have an online site with the same return policy. This gives you the ability...
  24. its a Popecycle

    its a Popecycle
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    I ride a 50 34 with 11-28 there have been a...

    I ride a 50 34 with 11-28 there have been a couple of climbs i wanted a triple and even at times dreamed of a quad. But even in that deep dark place the I have never not been able to make the climb....
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