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    ^^^^^^^ A lot of logos and the valve extenders...

    ^^^^^^^
    A lot of logos and the valve extenders seem too long.

    Still... a nice bike.
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    This was fun to drive. ...

    This was fun to drive.

    http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r172/oldnslow/Mobile%20Uploads/Porsche%20Turbo.jpg
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    Sorry.. yes the theater. I talked to the state...

    Sorry.. yes the theater.

    I talked to the state police and obviously nothing has changed.
  4. My wife made it a tradition, that when we are...

    My wife made it a tradition, that when we are expecting a big snow, she buys a dozen eggs and a pound of bacon. While i'm shoveling she cooks the bacon to a crispy brown, drains off most of the...
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    No... the checkpoint is across the bikeway. ...

    No... the checkpoint is across the bikeway.

    The road intersects the bikeway where it enters the parking lot. The checkpoint is after the bikeway causing cars waiting to get in to block the bikeway...
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    I made this suggestion last year but no one...

    I made this suggestion last year but no one listened.

    The put the parking ticket check after the MUP so cars waiting to parts are blocking the MUP. I suggested they move the table and themselves...
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    i was there a few days ago and they finally put a...

    i was there a few days ago and they finally put a trash can on the "outside" of the gate.

    It's a 55 gallon drum... big spenders.
  8. Thread: Emonda

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    correct... my Emonda with a matt finish scratches...

    correct... my Emonda with a matt finish scratches easier than my previous Madone 4 with gloss finish.
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    My son is pretty hard core when it comes to...

    My son is pretty hard core when it comes to cycling and triathlons and he used a "crappy" bike for his commute from his off campus housing to classes. His reasoning was it needed to be locked outside...
  10. The question is... do they make them? ...

    The question is... do they make them?

    Generally manufacturers don't make parts that are not withing the vehicles specs. So if a hitch can handle a 10,000lb tow but the car has a 1500lb, they won't...
  11. A quick Google search came up with other systems....

    A quick Google search came up with other systems.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zI51oYztnBs


    Prius Hitch-mounted Bike Rack Page...
  12. The car is a Prius, so they don't make a robust...

    The car is a Prius, so they don't make a robust hitch since it's not made to tow anything more than jet ski.

    Personally, i've never been a fan of hitch mounts for this and a number of other...
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    I'm around 2200 since April.

    I'm around 2200 since April.
  14. Well... there's only one guy out front and the...

    Well... there's only one guy out front and the rest follow. It's hard enough to ride around the bumps and potholes with standard drop bars in a pack of 10-20 riders.

    Aero bars are fine if you ride...
  15. Not on ride by me... too many cars, hills and...

    Not on ride by me... too many cars, hills and potholes.
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    You can go with a MTB cassette, you just need a...

    You can go with a MTB cassette, you just need a MTB rear mech.

    You can mix-n-match Sram Force 1 which uses a 11-36 cassette. They even have a 10-42 available. The Force 1 uses a single chain...
  17. Clubs can set any rules they like. If you don't...

    Clubs can set any rules they like. If you don't like them, then don't join.

    Aero bars are for TTs where you don't ride in groups. Being on the bars with people around you and on less then ideal...
  18. Here's the spec: 22 lb•in (2.5 Nm)

    Here's the spec: 22 lb•in (2.5 Nm)
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    Impressive.

    Impressive.
  20. My mechanic specifically said he doesn't use...

    My mechanic specifically said he doesn't use thread lock in case the bolt snaps. It would never come out even if it was only blue loctite.

    I'll just need to check the torque every now and then to...
  21. Since the bike is very light already (14 pounds 6...

    Since the bike is very light already (14 pounds 6 ounces ready to ride), I figured "why not" keep it that way.

    http://www.glenn-ring.com/emonda/Emonda_SLR.jpg
  22. I clean and service the bike every weekend, about...

    I clean and service the bike every weekend, about 150 miles between and inspect everything. I never noticed the cage was loose. And if it was, i'd notice it the first time i removed the bottle and...
  23. True... they are very light and their website...

    True... they are very light and their website says they are NOT for off road use, so they're pretty up front about it.

    I've ridden on a number of rough roads and never lost a bottle. But you're...
  24. Cages are Bontrager XXX carbon. Agreed.... ...

    Cages are Bontrager XXX carbon.


    Agreed.... 2200 miles since the cages were installed and maybe they loosened. 99% of the time i only ride with a single bottle on the downtube, so it's in and...
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    Headed out of Greenlawn on a group ride. About 5...

    Headed out of Greenlawn on a group ride. About 5 miles out I hit a patch of rough road and my water bottle when flying. I left it and kept with the group. Later I notice that the bottom bolt that...
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