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    nb, that sure looks like fun. We aren't riding...

    nb, that sure looks like fun.

    We aren't riding anywhere for a month or two. It's probably gonna' take that long to clear the snow away. :(
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    Oh, my. Della Santa came late but he carried a...

    Oh, my. Della Santa came late but he carried a big bag, I see. Nice presents in it too!
  3. Actually, I was thinking of "stiffly compliant,...

    Actually, I was thinking of "stiffly compliant, yet laterally vertical", I think.
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    Stay safe, everyone. It is starting.

    Stay safe, everyone. It is starting.
  5. PM coming...

    PM coming...
  6. PG (et al.), I'm really wishing I could get down...

    PG (et al.), I'm really wishing I could get down for it, but we are playing a church service on Sunday morning. I have to be awake and in good shape fairly early after driving home on Saturday...
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    Thanks, Bob. Sharon says yes! to the ride idea. ...

    Thanks, Bob. Sharon says yes! to the ride idea. I can even lend half a dozen people bikes. :D Just save me one.


    Thanks. I haven't measured it yet but it was described as 58cm C-T and feels...
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    Nice!

    Nice!
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    LostA, Thanks for the info. Actually, I PM'ed...

    LostA, Thanks for the info. Actually, I PM'ed Flog right after I posted that first reply. Then I went to the VO website and also measured my steerer tube diameter. So I'm going to take it. I...
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    Resolve my ignorance please. 1" is "standard"...

    Resolve my ignorance please. 1" is "standard" C&V? I haven't though much about headset dimensions for a few years. 1" is the steerer tube diameter, right? Crown race would be??

    And what is...
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    After a morning of running errands and spending time at the gym, I spent the whole afternoon wrenching on bikes, mostly building a Terry for my sweetie. It is done enough to put it on a trainer, and...
  12. I should have added one of these :D to my note. :D

    I should have added one of these :D to my note. :D
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    Tires are and have always been consumables. So...

    Tires are and have always been consumables. So I'd say run whatever you wish. If you really intend to ride that bike for only short or slow runs, then it really doesn't matter much what tires you...
  14. Should that be "laterally compliant, yet...

    Should that be "laterally compliant, yet vertically stiff"? Or maybe the other way around, "vertically stiff, yet laterally compliant"?

    I wonder if anyone could tell the difference in classic...
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    I too wear reflective ankle bands, for several...

    I too wear reflective ankle bands, for several reasons. They say "cyclist" so distinctively and the motion attracts attention. If what I've read about Massachusetts bicycling law is accurate and if...
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    I mixed Rigelean beer with white, and I'm not...

    I mixed Rigelean beer with white, and I'm not quite sure how it turned out.
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    I'm curious why you called it Venetian Blue. I...

    I'm curious why you called it Venetian Blue. I see a white bike. In a snowstorm. :D

    The correct name for the early to mid-70's blue was Lagoon Blue, which was Carlton's racing team color (so it...
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    :thumb: Thanks. So now I need to know how to...

    :thumb: Thanks.

    So now I need to know how to pronounce "champion mondial". Would it be French, or is there a specific Dutch pronunciation?
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    Wow, there is a lot to say. In general you can...

    Wow, there is a lot to say. In general you can expect that the higher-priced market a bike was intended for the better its derailleurs would be. But higher-priced doesn't necessarily means a better...
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    A new project! Something different...

    I posted somewhere recently that whenever I purposely started a new project I wanted it to be very different from anything in my collection. When I spotted this I was intrigued. The postman...
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    Waiting for the mail is like waiting for the...

    Waiting for the mail is like waiting for the phone to ring. It helps if you aren't expecting a call. However I was expecting this!

    http://world.std.com/~muller/pics/Gazelle/Gaz6.jpg
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    Title Um, how about My Bike Commute? :D Route...

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    Um, how about My Bike Commute? :D
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    15 to 16 miles each way, depending on route.
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    Usually good. Mostly but not always clean pavement. At least 50% has...
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    I have no disagreement with DBR or anyone else...

    I have no disagreement with DBR or anyone else over Forum rules. Good judgment in a society is a good thing. Without it there would be no society at all.

    It is worth noting that bicycle racing...
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    I challenge you or anyone else to be able to see...

    I challenge you or anyone else to be able to see what spindle I have on my Masi without taking it apart. If I'm riding I'd say the same about the bearing cups and crank bolts. Unless you (generic)...
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    The rim would shrink too. Depending on whether...

    The rim would shrink too. Depending on whether the expansion was greater for SS or for the aluminum rim, the spoke tension could go higher or lower.

    Regardless of all this, Jobst Brandt argued...
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