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    80% of the bike racks around here are simple U's...

    80% of the bike racks around here are simple U's with flanges bolted (using basic lag bolts) into anchors in the concrete. They are "For Show" and not for real security. Folks do use them, though,...
  2. Another pathological impaired driver. Can't stop...

    Another pathological impaired driver. Can't stop them until they kill someone or kill themselves. This kind of thing scares the daylights out of me because you can't rely on drivers being in...
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    Sticky: scroca (MT) _____________________________...

    scroca (MT) _____________________________ 3,440.31
    augustgarage (CA) _______________________ 3,082.2 (4,521.4 total) [75/75]
    johnlp (AZ) _____________________________ 2,596 (3287 total)
    buzzbee...
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    Resect means to remove by cutting out. It's a...

    Resect means to remove by cutting out. It's a good thing that they don't do this to visitors in Oregon.
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    You should be able to carefully pry the plastic...

    You should be able to carefully pry the plastic covers off the housing for the wheel that does the tightening. Once it is open you can see how it works, which should tell you how to put it right.
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    Thanks for being sensitive to the need for the...

    Thanks for being sensitive to the need for the safety of vulnerable road users. My personal view is that we should all see ourselves as partners on the road and make every attempt to help each other...
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    If you have a local bike co-op, stop by and see...

    If you have a local bike co-op, stop by and see if they have any laying around
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    60 km/hour is a good clip. Mr. McLean was the...

    60 km/hour is a good clip. Mr. McLean was the lead rider so he should have been a bit more observant.
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    If you don't mind, I plan to print out and put on...

    If you don't mind, I plan to print out and put on the board in my office.
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    Sticky: scroca (MT) _____________________________ 3,239.9...

    scroca (MT) _____________________________ 3,239.9
    augustgarage (CA) _______________________ 3,082.2 (4,521.4 total) [75/75]
    buzzbee (CA) ____________________________ 2,556.0
    gregf83 (BC)...
  11. My dentist is in his 60s and I happen to know...

    My dentist is in his 60s and I happen to know that he was an accomplished amateur racer in his younger days.

    I have a Del Tongo jersey that I used to wear while riding my Colnago of the same...
  12. I have found this to be helpful

    I have found this to be helpful
  13. I've observed that a lot of folks here have...

    I've observed that a lot of folks here have impressive points. I wonder how they can find a helmet that fits.
  14. Grammatically you are somewhat incorrect. ...

    Grammatically you are somewhat incorrect. "Fighting" could be a gerund. A gerund is a noun made from a verb by adding "-ing." An example is "Pardon me for interrupting all the A&S fighting." ...
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    ICE sprint- yep sounds like that. ICE=Inspired...

    ICE sprint- yep sounds like that. ICE=Inspired Cycling Engineering. A Cornish manufacturer.

    Actually, one of them made it to the South Pole (a Guinness first)

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    World's first cycle...
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    451406

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  17. It seems to me that since the driver quickly...

    It seems to me that since the driver quickly responded to the initial gesture, he must have been looking in his rear view mirror. While he may have done it to assure that he had passed the cyclist...
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    The idea gives me the shivers. I doubt that I...

    The idea gives me the shivers. I doubt that I would do this, but I tend to like discordance so I think I could see the beauty.
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    Very, very cruel. And then when the cap nut on...

    Very, very cruel. And then when the cap nut on bench was actually not installed, then there is more "humour"
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    My daily commuter is a 1972 Raleigh Super Course....

    My daily commuter is a 1972 Raleigh Super Course. My newest bike is a 1983 Colnago Super. My newest non-bike is a 2010 Ice Sprint Trike (I still can't get the hang of indexed shifting though).
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    Yep, several. Mostly terriers that, to me, had...

    Yep, several. Mostly terriers that, to me, had an uncanny ability to maneuver out of trouble. My question was academic. I know that any dog encounter is unpredictable, but I was hoping to hear...
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    Can you rely on the dog to avoid impact? I mean,...

    Can you rely on the dog to avoid impact? I mean, if you just keep going straight, ignoring the dog, can you rely on its reactions to avoid incident? I don't trust squirrels, but dogs are smarter,...
  23. Thread: 50+ Jerseys

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    As do I. Funny how that happens.

    As do I. Funny how that happens.
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    augustgarage (CA)_______________ 3082.2 (4521.4 total) [75/75]
    scroca (MT) ____________________ 3067.01
    buzzbee (CA)____________________ 2556
    gregf83 (BC)____________________ 2388 [59/72] (3163...
  25. Guy on a decked out metallic blue Harley stops...

    Guy on a decked out metallic blue Harley stops alongside me while stopped at a light, leans over and says "Nice bike, I like the color". I say, "Yeah, blue is great. Yours is really nice". He...
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