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  1. Sounds good, but most of the other Cyclists I see...

    Sounds good, but most of the other Cyclists I see are screaming along at like 15MPH or better :lol:

    Anyway, congrats on the just ridden century and have a good time on the permanent.
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    Beating the owner in front of his dog often...

    Beating the owner in front of his dog often sounds appealing too.

    Re: shooting from a bicycle. I`ve tried it. In six passes to shoot at a gallon paint can hanging in a bush right next to the road,...
  3. Modernizing a bike from the 80s or 90s really...

    Modernizing a bike from the 80s or 90s really doesn`t present any major issues. You can still buy brand new and smoothly working replacements straight from your LBS, Amazon, or any of the big online...
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    If the wheel actuially did slide out of the...

    If the wheel actuially did slide out of the slots, as I read in the first post, it sounds that way to me too. I agree with VT Speed- probably not a set up all around. Although it would require some...
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    ^^Bike Naked Day may be illegal, but it doesn`t...

    ^^Bike Naked Day may be illegal, but it doesn`t seem to be very strictly enforced.
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    All "non-cycling". I like pockets even if...

    All "non-cycling". I like pockets even if they`re mostly empty while pedalling. Have taken to cut off and hemmed polyester slacks for the combination of thin seams, quick(ish) drying, pockets, and...
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    Very sensible advice.

    Very sensible advice.
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    Just to round it out, I use BMX pedals. Use...

    Just to round it out, I use BMX pedals. Use whatever you`re comfortable with and roll `em.
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    For $10K I think I`d look for one that included a...

    For $10K I think I`d look for one that included a trunk rack mounted on a used Corolla.
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    Jay Gaerlan cuts custom spokes....

    Jay Gaerlan cuts custom spokes.
    http://www.gaerlan.com/bikeparts/bike.html
    I bought shorties for a 406 build from him about a year ago- fast service, reasonable price, you get to help a small...
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    As of last July... My checked bike was...

    As of last July...
    My checked bike was transfered from one train to another in Chicago by unseen Amtrak peoples.
    Also, we asked around and found luggage lockers to store one rather large carry-on...
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    Arctos, any pictures of your shell system? It...

    Arctos, any pictures of your shell system? It sounds interresting, but I can`t picture it in my head.
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    I`m new to LD riding and still trying to work out...

    I`m new to LD riding and still trying to work out my own method. So far, chocolate milk is turning out to be my principle fuel, often with a banana on the side. Don`t know how long I`ll be sticking...
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    Somebody noted early on in this thread`s first...

    Somebody noted early on in this thread`s first life that dry bags are usually more cylindrical than panniers. I found accidentally that oversized ones (S-S, at least) are flatter and more box shaped...
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    Thank you.

    Thank you.
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    Termination of BMB

    Why did it disappear? Just curious.
  17. That could be said of all my bikes! While I do...

    That could be said of all my bikes! While I do enjoy riding them, it`s the devices themselves (bikes) that I`m really in love with. I ride several thousand miles per year, but could certainly live...
  18. Planning my first ride outside the US with the...

    Planning my first ride outside the US with the "back route" from Puerto Vallarta to GDL just before Easter madness sets in.
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    The only "cycling" clothes I have is a rain...

    The only "cycling" clothes I have is a rain jcaket, so no padded shorts for me. Until a few years ago, I wore cotton underwear on all rides, but found some smooth and thin polyester skivvies that I...
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    Sticky: Has anybody had success in studding a non-knobby...

    Has anybody had success in studding a non-knobby tire? I sure would like a studded 26 x 1.5-ish slick for black ice busting, but have doubts as to how well any screws would hold in thinner rubber. ...
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    :lol: I`m going to start claiming that for my...

    :lol: I`m going to start claiming that for my reason too!

    No clips for me. No cleats either.
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    I was sorta close! For your "Western Washington"...

    I was sorta close! For your "Western Washington" tag, I figured you built them. Either way is pretty cool :)
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    It didn`t fit in the overheads, so the pilot let...

    It didn`t fit in the overheads, so the pilot let you stash it up front? Cool deal!
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    I`ve never ridden 16 inch wheels or the GAP, but...

    I`ve never ridden 16 inch wheels or the GAP, but a recent week-long tour incorporated a few shorter sections of western WA rail trails. My 20 x 1.5 Primo Comets did just fine there. IMO,...
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    I`ve topped 100 miles many times on a small...

    I`ve topped 100 miles many times on a small number of bikes, but haven`t yet broken that distance on my folder- close, though. There`s a current BFnet member who posts on the Long Distance subforum...
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