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    Took a nana-chocomilk break yesterday at the 65...

    Took a nana-chocomilk break yesterday at the 65 mile mark. Locked my CF Giant up using a 6'-4 digit cable lock while I went inside food store to purchase the refreshments.
  2. Out with the old and in with the new. Who knows,...

    Out with the old and in with the new. Who knows, some day I may need a 32 here in SW FL so I would go 11sp given the choice.
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    Sticky: 1st segment of 20 miles. 2nd segment of 45 miles....

    1st segment of 20 miles. 2nd segment of 45 miles. 3rd segment of 15 miles. Too hot to do a non stop and since this is SW FL, pretty much once you start pedaling there's no coasting because there's no...
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    Since when does a person need a driver's license...

    Since when does a person need a driver's license to drive a vehicle? My understanding is that one doesn't need insurance either. :rolleyes:
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    Don't have work to interfere, but even so, I have...

    Don't have work to interfere, but even so, I have no desire to ride every day. Got 76 in last Saturday with 85 today and most likely will not ride until Saturday.
  6. Spam wrapped in bacon then deep fried. Thought a...

    Spam wrapped in bacon then deep fried. Thought a TV food program said it was huge in Hawaii.

    I used to love bacon, not anymore. Take a bite and YUCK! You-all can eat my ration. :)
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    Saddle comfort depends on riding style. As...

    Saddle comfort depends on riding style. As mentioned, experimentation with various saddles is the way to attack the issue.



    first person research, most definitely! +1

    Solution for my issues...
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    Sticky: :roflmao2::thumb: :thumb: :roflmao2:

    :roflmao2::thumb: :thumb: :roflmao2:
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    Sticky: 33" !!!! and you can clear that top tube?????...

    33" !!!! and you can clear that top tube????? Just sayin, ouch. :) Looks like a 64cm frame, my 32" inseam and I'm pushing it on a 54cm.



    Super SWEET!!!! :thumb: :thumb: With that 32, look out...
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    DANG, apparently we have a bunch of riding...

    DANG, apparently we have a bunch of riding wounded geezers trying to stay vertical on 2 or 3 wheels for as many miles as possible each year for as long as possible. I often answer the question, "How...
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    Had a huge damper put on this year's mileage...

    Had a huge damper put on this year's mileage accrual due to prostate cancer, but, I believe I finally got my legs and body back this past Saturday. Albeit a slow 76 miles, the good part was minimal...
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    Sticky: Wishing I was there biking or fishing. ...

    Wishing I was there biking or fishing.



    Them shorts seem to be hanging pretty low for a frame that big. ;)
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    Will do after I get back from a grocery ride in a...

    Will do after I get back from a grocery ride in a bit. :thumb:
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    Got to have the time and desire, so that limits...

    Got to have the time and desire, so that limits the number of participants.

    A 67 year old cycling buddy is closing in on 100 days of 50 or more miles in a row. 8,500+ miles this year so far and...
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    Sticky: Best cycling day I've had since last year. First...

    Best cycling day I've had since last year. First section was 65 non stop miles at 17.5mph average of easy effort, low heart rate, relaxed riding most of it on the aerobars. Temperature at 0740 was...
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    Sorry to read this. Just read up on CR and sounds...

    Sorry to read this. Just read up on CR and sounds like some symptoms from a bike crash resulting in a C6 fracture with slippage and compression of C5-C6-C7.
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    Ride with faster riders. Worked for me....65yo,...

    Ride with faster riders. Worked for me....65yo, 5' 8.5" @ 136lbs. at one time 185lbs when 5' 10" -----:( though.
  18. The ride, butt/ears/bones, in my son's '82 911 is...

    The ride, butt/ears/bones, in my son's '82 911 is great as was the ride in my wife's grandmother's '68 Caddy. Different strokes for different folks in that comfort is so subjective.
  19. Place them according to your comfort with how you...

    Place them according to your comfort with how you ride most often. Forget the rules since they are meant to be broken anyway.
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    Need new glasses soon and with a Super-WM...

    Need new glasses soon and with a Super-WM walking/biking distance away, maybe I should give them a look-see. ;) Could go there now but a little too early. Hoping the SW FL rains hold off, got a 65+...
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    Beautiful looking ride. Congratulations on the...

    Beautiful looking ride. Congratulations on the distance. :thumb:
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    Guess I'm lucky so far since I haven't had any...

    Guess I'm lucky so far since I haven't had any bikes stolen. :thumb:

    Did have my 1968 GT350 Shelby stolen though. :(
  23. First Paramount was a 70's era P15-9 that was...

    First Paramount was a 70's era P15-9 that was long, smooth and cool looking with all that chrome. My '83 road Paramount is fast, responsive, comfortable AND extremely stable. For the type of riding I...
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    A little tongue in cheek coming from me since I...

    A little tongue in cheek coming from me since I have 0 testosterone levels. Any effort by those with higher T than me has the T flowing and chest a pounding. ;)
  25. Nicely done! :thumb: :thumb:

    Nicely done! :thumb: :thumb:
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