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  1. Thread: Ride Pics

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    Tested out my rack and loaded panniers on my FG...

    Tested out my rack and loaded panniers on my FG today. Rode out to Fort Point right at the edge of the Golden Gate bridge. My knees do not approve of this test... lower gearing definitely needed for...
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    On the east side of Angel Island looking out over...

    On the east side of Angel Island looking out over the SF bay towards Berkeley:
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    Awesome, I'm going this year too. Really good...

    Awesome, I'm going this year too. Really good lineup.
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    Congrats. I grew up near Reed, amazingly weird...

    Congrats. I grew up near Reed, amazingly weird place. Prepare to join a naked ultimate frisbee league.
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    Damn, that's pretty hardcore. Kudos.

    Damn, that's pretty hardcore. Kudos.
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    +1 that's amazing -- it's almost like you had...

    +1 that's amazing -- it's almost like you had your bike flocked like some people do with their christmas trees :lol:
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    I have been wearing my thinner long legged bibs,...

    I have been wearing my thinner long legged bibs, since it has been in the mid/high 40s, and still feel it. I don't cover my knees in the 60's at all, but never had problems at those temps either, but...
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    ^ That's sexy. I just got a cheap white n+1...

    ^ That's sexy.

    I just got a cheap white n+1 for the winter months... almost done putting it together:...
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    My knees have seriously been hating the fixed...

    My knees have seriously been hating the fixed gear commuter in the cold for some reason, aching like crazy all last week. Do cold temps affect anyone else's knees/joints badly?
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    +1... i've received some nice gifts from bosses...

    +1... i've received some nice gifts from bosses for the holidays, like a nice bottle of scotch or bourbon, but never an official end of year "bonus" like some people.
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    ^ Me too, those are awesome! Today I rode my...

    ^ Me too, those are awesome!

    Today I rode my bike to work decked out as the Mad Hatter. Got a couple honks and a few high fives + lots of smiles. Can't wait to ride home tonight.
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    Looks perfect to me for a fixed gear bike,...

    Looks perfect to me for a fixed gear bike, assuming it's 1/8". Spins better with a bit of slack like that for sure. Mine is setup similar and no issues, still on the same chain for almost a full year...
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    Today I did a century ride with a friend, he's a...

    Today I did a century ride with a friend, he's a strong Cat 3 racer and pulled me practically the whole first 40 miles. He'd pull for 10 minutes, I'd pull for one or two, and he'd jump right back in...
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    Yeah I probably won't use a master link with the...

    Yeah I probably won't use a master link with the new chain, it seems pretty pointless on a fixed/ss chain. But this one is pretty worn anyways so might as well just replace it.
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    Today I noticed the master link in my cheapo KMC...

    Today I noticed the master link in my cheapo KMC z410 chain on my commuter is broken, the retainer clip split in half and is just spinning around loosely. The chain was only $6 on Amazon; a new...
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    Wow, such an awesome thread, but no updates in...

    Wow, such an awesome thread, but no updates in almost 8 years!? Time to revive this... I am just getting into fixed touring. Did my first weekend trip a couple weekends ago and am hooked. SF ->...
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    Today I installed a rack and panniers on my...

    Today I installed a rack and panniers on my commuter. Sweaty back FTL!
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    I have a Zefal Classic HPX frame-fit pump, and...

    I have a Zefal Classic HPX frame-fit pump, and love it. Works great on all the various tire sizes and pressures I've used, from 23c - 40c, 80 - 110psi. And it stays in the frame very securely on its...
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    I finally decided to ditch the backpack for my...

    I finally decided to ditch the backpack for my commute, picked up a rack and panniers which I'll be installing tonight. Pics soon!

    EDIT: wow, that was the easiest install ever. Rack lined up...
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    This interests me greatly; might there be an...

    This interests me greatly; might there be an extra spot available on one of those shuttles for me? Also, if I have a fixed gear bike with a front brake, can I just disconnect the cable and use it, or...
  21. Touring with belt drive IGH: experiences?

    I am considering picking up a bike with a belt drive IGH (Alfine 8) for longer-distance touring. I love the idea and on paper it sounds ideal, but haven't heard many experiences of others doing this....
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    Nice, is a good portion of your commute on dirt?

    Nice, is a good portion of your commute on dirt?
  23. Thread: Ride Pics

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    Indeed it does. It's not crazy bright, but it's...

    Indeed it does. It's not crazy bright, but it's quite nice at night, and was pretty cheap -- from bikeglow.com
  24. Thread: Ride Pics

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    That would be so awesome, if it weren't for the...

    That would be so awesome, if it weren't for the purple crocs.
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    Was planning on going for a ride this morning,...

    Was planning on going for a ride this morning, but ended up sleeping in until 11:30, oops. Now getting all cleaned up and then heading off to a friend's wedding near Union Square.
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