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    Low carb for me is 100 grams per day or less and...

    Low carb for me is 100 grams per day or less and that is all comes in the form of healthy vegetables, nuts, and a little fruit... my wife has thyroid issues and was flirting with metabolic syndrome...
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    Read a little deeper... Although vintage...

    Read a little deeper...

    Although vintage denotes an age / year as it does with wine, in common use it gets used as a descriptor that goes beyond age to denote or imply a certain level of quality /...
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    Amazing what happens when you stop flipping that...

    Amazing what happens when you stop flipping that insulin switch all day long.
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    Reduced calorie (crash) diets don't work in the...

    Reduced calorie (crash) diets don't work in the long term and lasting results require lifestyle changes and moderate dietary changes that you can sustain for a lifetime.

    The average North American...
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    I did the same thing with a 1.125 stem and a...

    I did the same thing with a 1.125 stem and a length of straight bar.
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    In the bang for your buck category you can't do...

    In the bang for your buck category you can't do much better.

    Good to see ya too.
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    You have probably been failing to make...

    You have probably been failing to make appropriate offerings to the bike gods.
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    I have been using the original Adidas Stan Smiths...

    I have been using the original Adidas Stan Smiths tennis shoes long before hipsters discovered them.
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    I test ride just about every bike as part of the...

    I test ride just about every bike as part of the service, nothing goes out the door squealing like a cat in heat but I tell folks that newly serviced brakes might squeal or chirp a little as they bed...
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    I ran salmon Kool Stops when I was in Portland...

    I ran salmon Kool Stops when I was in Portland (and have fitted thousands of them) and they are excellent in that wet environment, they are usually the best problem solver when you are re-fitting...
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    :rolleyes:

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    I know that WD40 has some very limited use in...

    I know that WD40 has some very limited use in restoring natural rubber, silicone works better although this takes a longer period of time.

    It is not general shop practice to use WD40 as a...
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    Some may think that there are a multitude of sins...

    Some may think that there are a multitude of sins but the only unpardonable sin is that of mixing Campagnolo with Shimano which will damn your soul to an eternal hell of multi use pathways that are...
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    My son, we all have these feelings at times and...

    My son, we all have these feelings at times and it is only through the grace of our lord and saviour, Eddy Merckx (blessed be his name) that we relent and do not act out on these fantasies.
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    The salmon pads don't like our winter cold very...

    The salmon pads don't like our winter cold very much... I run black pads on the winter bikes.
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    That would be yes and yes... I tell students...

    That would be yes and yes...

    I tell students to avoid spraying WD40 on their rims or brakes while they are working and have had a lot of folks ask, or even come in to to the shop with barely...
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    Brakes always make noise, this is why dogs can...

    Brakes always make noise, this is why dogs can hear you coming from a mile away and plan their attack.

    Brake noise that you can hear is caused by the vibrations you can hear, oil and grease will...
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    Knowing that some brakes squeal until they are...

    Knowing that some brakes squeal until they are broken in, I tell my clients to come back if it does not go away in short order.

    Just built myself a bike with dual pivot XT brakes and Kool Stops...
  19. Agreed... give me a spoke wrench and a place to...

    Agreed... give me a spoke wrench and a place to mount a wheel and this is all I need to build a wheel I can guarantee for life.

    When I teach we use the Park wheel building suite, in my shop I...
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    The riding was awesome... the highways are...

    The riding was awesome... the highways are beautiful and the traffic is really light.

    The Lake Superior circle tour would be on hell of an epic ride.

    On another note, we drove out with our 1971...
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    1960's goodness... think I prefer the lines on...

    1960's goodness... think I prefer the lines on the Pontiac and that 326 made such a lovely sound when it fired up.

    http://www.ravingbikefiend.com/randomstuff/2015yooper%20(163).JPG
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    Upper Michigan is a destination for all types......

    Upper Michigan is a destination for all types... loved this '37 which has been owned by one family since it was bought new.

    Aside from bodywork and paint the car is all original with it's straight...
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    Today I drove for 9 hours to wrap up our...

    Today I drove for 9 hours to wrap up our vacation... will say it is good to be home after three weeks of sun, food, drink, sand, and friends.

    Will need a rest now.
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    It would have been a good deal at twice the...

    It would have been a good deal at twice the price, this is still one of the best stoves you can buy and a new unit will run over 100.00 and then you still need a camp kit.

    On this side of the pond...
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    Sigg Tourist camp kit with a SVEA 123 stove for $...

    Sigg Tourist camp kit with a SVEA 123 stove for $ 25.00... they still make the SVEA stove with a small cup but Sigg no longer makes the rather excellent camp kit for the stove.

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