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    Any Fayetteville AR trail riders here?

    I'm actually from Rogers but ride the Razorback Greenway a lot. Last Saturday I had my wife drop me off at Greathouse Park and rode the entire trail to Bella Vista.

    I saw that Fayetteville was...
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    I bought a Schwinn beach cruiser about 25 years...

    I bought a Schwinn beach cruiser about 25 years ago, after we moved we rode for a while, then work got buy and I got lazy. About 5 years ago after a 15 year hiatus I started to get back into biking....
  3. I tried to take my wifes old Schwinn into the...

    I tried to take my wifes old Schwinn into the same LBS I bought my bike to with an issue I could not quite understand. "Nope, it's 25 years old, can't get parts". They wouldn't so much as look at...
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    Good work! Keep setting the goals and then...

    Good work! Keep setting the goals and then surpass them this month!

    I recently bought a pair of Shimano PD-T400 CLICK'R Clipless Pedals after having a few falls in more traditional SPD pedals. I...
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    I've got hydraulic discs on my bike, I love them....

    I've got hydraulic discs on my bike, I love them. The next bike will likely have them too. What I really like is the shorter handle, less pull effort, feel of more control and lack of fade.

    Are...
  6. The only thing I can add is that many keys...

    The only thing I can add is that many keys nowadays are chipped or even have a built in remote - very expensive to replace. I had ONE extra chipped key made and hid it INSIDE the car, I then had a...
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    I have broken, scratched or lost uncountable...

    I have broken, scratched or lost uncountable pairs of sunglasses. So I buy cheapies at gas stations.

    Th e pair I wear now I spotted at a hardware store impulse rack. All of 6 bucks. Looks fine...
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    No more or less than she does when preparing...

    No more or less than she does when preparing food, like the fore mentioned brownies. So her hands are precisely as clean working with the food as they are when unloading the dishwasher.
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    Trouble is, it's the SAME "dirty microbe infested...

    Trouble is, it's the SAME "dirty microbe infested hands" that pick it up out of the dishwasher and put it back in the cupboard.
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    No I would not. We kept a tea kettle on the...

    No I would not. We kept a tea kettle on the stove for years and never washed it. The hot water went into the tea pot along with the tea. I do remember it getting scaly but it never got washed.
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    As other have indicated unless you are willing to...

    As other have indicated unless you are willing to change your cell phone number there is little that you can do without working it for weeks or months to get them to take the number off their system....
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    Found myself in the same boat a few times. As...

    Found myself in the same boat a few times. As long as I had an inkling as to what direction I was headed. I know where the major roads are If I go so far I will hit something I recognize.
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    Same here, although I used to use the bent left...

    Same here, although I used to use the bent left arm exclusively I now just point with the arm on the side I am turning.

    And apparently there are quite a few people out there that don't know what...
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    I had that EXACT seat on my Stingray bike nearly...

    I had that EXACT seat on my Stingray bike nearly 50 years ago. Amazing!
  15. Test without SPDs: Used regular shoes for the first time in over 2 years . . .

    I started using SPD shoes / clips over 2 years ago. The overwhelming reason for ME was the fact that I have a little neuropathy (numbness) in my feet and SPDs make sure I have my foot in exactly the...
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    Last two bikes I bought I added a stand. I find...

    Last two bikes I bought I added a stand. I find the convenient as I stop for breaks occasionally and don't want to lay my bike down or try and lean it against something. it does add weight and a...
  17. In my town they have an ordinance against it for...

    In my town they have an ordinance against it for anyone over 12 years old.

    Having said that there are some streets close by my house that are 5 lanes and 50 mph speed limit, are very, very busy...
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    What happened to the similar bike that was being...

    What happened to the similar bike that was being touted a few years back? Had about the same type stance and recumbent frame with electric assist. I never saw anything come of it.
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    I think they are Tektro HDC300, hydraulics. ...

    I think they are Tektro HDC300, hydraulics. Perhaps yours are cable operated?
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    Welcome frined, I've got a Raom 2 and love it. ...

    Welcome frined, I've got a Raom 2 and love it.

    Just keep riding!
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    I've got them on my Roam 2. Need them? No. ...

    I've got them on my Roam 2. Need them? No. Like them? YES. I would not of specifically sought them out, they were on the model that I was interested in. Having them for over a year now I would...
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    Impossible? No. Impractical? Yes. Just give...

    Impossible? No. Impractical? Yes. Just give it a good clean when it needs it, lube it with SOMETHING and run it till it needs replacement. I'd rather ride then clean any day.
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    I picked up one of these about 1.5 years ago:...

    I picked up one of these about 1.5 years ago: https://www.nashbar.com/bikes/ProductDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10053&catalogId=10052&productId=535521&summaryOnly=true

    I think I paid like $75 back...
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    Years ago when I was a kid I had a friend who...

    Years ago when I was a kid I had a friend who rode his bike with the trombone to band practice all the time. He just tied it with a rope to his Schwinn Stingray's high sissy bar standing straight...
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    Mine was all on the right side, so it looked...

    Mine was all on the right side, so it looked lopsided and swelled up to a tremendous size. Flapped around and felt numb like novocain.
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