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  1. I don't think this would be much good for touring...

    I don't think this would be much good for touring or commuting as it can't take a rear rack. Look at the Qs and As.
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    You're the professional in this conversation and...

    You're the professional in this conversation and right, of course. It was a crazy time (and hasn't got any better!). If you follow such things you'll be interested in an interview with Guy Burgess in...
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    Melting it in might be overkill. You can just tap...

    Melting it in might be overkill. You can just tap it in with a hammer and punch.
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    Just another cavity search...

    Just another cavity search...
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    I expect so but this was in the early '60s and...

    I expect so but this was in the early '60s and our hero (or was he??? hmmm....) was a senior guy and a toff. There was a reason they leaked so badly! See the movie if you haven't; you'll enjoy it.
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    Hmmm... can you bike commute from Silver Spring...

    Hmmm... can you bike commute from Silver Spring to Fort Meade? Is there something you're not telling us?
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    No kidding. I didn't know.

    No kidding. I didn't know.
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    Hurray! Just an interesting bit of trivia you can...

    Hurray! Just an interesting bit of trivia you can do with as you please. If you do know about MI6 bike storage policies it would be interesting but I won't hold my breath.
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    I'm pretty fast at unclipping with my right foot...

    I'm pretty fast at unclipping with my right foot as that seems to be the one I always use when I stop without dismounting. I discovered -- to my unpleasant surprise -- that the reflex was not nearly...
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    Does MI6 encourage bike riding?

    Just watched John Le Carre's Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Near the beginning, Colin Firth's character rides his commuter bike up to his desk at MI6 and is asked if it was cleared. His response sounded...
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    Schwalbe Mondials come in wire and folding...

    Schwalbe Mondials come in wire and folding versions. If you look carefully, you will see that the folding version is an altogether different tire with better puncture protection, more cut resistant...
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    I was thinking of a nice carbon fibre wand...

    I was thinking of a nice carbon fibre wand covered in reflective material sticking out three feet and tipped with both a light and tungsten carbide point. Put some bite in the bark.
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    I keep an extra cassette around in case a new...

    I keep an extra cassette around in case a new chain causes problems.
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    The issue, if there is one, doesn't seem to be...

    The issue, if there is one, doesn't seem to be with local store owners but with a distribution system that doesn't seem to give them a level playing field. It seems a bit much to expect them to live...
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    Maybe the $20 price was a mistake. What I...

    Maybe the $20 price was a mistake.

    What I don't understand is that I can get items online from the UK faster with free shipping and good warranty service than my LBS tells me they pay for it from...
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    Why do you want a front suspension for a city...

    Why do you want a front suspension for a city bike?
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    Let's see. Bearings go, disassemble wheel, ship...

    Let's see. Bearings go, disassemble wheel, ship hub to Taiwan, pay to have new bearings installed, wait for hub to be shipped back, rebuild wheel.

    Wow! That's a disincentive to SP!!

    At...
  18. Thread: New Chain Film

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    Thought I'd sum it up for you. No need to thank...

    Thought I'd sum it up for you. No need to thank me.
  19. You're ringing the bell with that one.

    You're ringing the bell with that one.
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    Bike sensing technology from Jaguar

    Shoulder-tap technology helps drivers avoid bikes, motorcycles | CTV News | Autos

    Sorry... I missed the earlier post and am late to the party
  21. No stopping zone.

    No stopping zone.
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    Vulnerable Road User law proposal

    It's time for Vulnerable Road User laws in Ontario | Cycle Toronto

    The idea is that drivers injuring vulnerable road users (pedestrians & cyclists) should face harsher penalties.
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    Check out Busch & Muller mirrors. I've had a few...

    Check out Busch & Muller mirrors. I've had a few including Mirrycle and B&Ms are the best.
  24. Apparently!

    Apparently!
  25. Premature disengagement is the scourge of men and...

    Premature disengagement is the scourge of men and women everywhere.
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