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    Map My Ride also suffers from a similiar lapse in...

    Map My Ride also suffers from a similiar lapse in GPS connectivity. I commute the same route pretty much every day, yet the mileage on every ride is always slightly different, usually by 10ths or...
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    Surlys lawyers thought that response was best,...

    Surlys lawyers thought that response was best, regardless of the accuracy. It's a CYA answer, saying yes is a total liability.

    I work in the medical distribution industry. I've worked in past...
  3. Of all the Alison Krauss songs....why "Man of...

    Of all the Alison Krauss songs....why "Man of Constant Sorry"?

    "Crazy Like Me" by Alison Krauss is a great song.

    I mostly listen to new grass and alt-country, but Merle Hagard put on a hell of...
  4. I have only bagged one day this year, January 2nd...

    I have only bagged one day this year, January 2nd because I wasn't feeling well and the weather folks were predicting face freezing cold -20F.
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    362094 I passed some birds enjoying a steam...

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    I passed some birds enjoying a steam beside a local river inlet. First time this winter that I've seen steam on coming off the water.
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    It confuses me when people refer to bicycling as...

    It confuses me when people refer to bicycling as having "seasons". Some of us have winter commuter bikes, used only for that purpose. If you had a bike(s) that setup for a particular season(s),...
  7. ?? Your question was valid. I've seen people get...

    ?? Your question was valid. I've seen people get tightly wound, because thei'r $2500 bike that they brought on the train got treated just like the $40 Walmart bikes by the conductors. I tell anyone...
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    I've used gore windstopper gloves before, they...

    I've used gore windstopper gloves before, they are great gloves since they've kept my hands warm even when wet, but they aren't water proof.

    Up to last winter I used a pair of OR *outdoor...
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    If only there was an entire thread where you...

    If only there was an entire thread where you could ask Scrod a question.....
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    I've ridden thousands of miles fixed gear on...

    I've ridden thousands of miles fixed gear on chains using that link. I suck at chain repair, changing a chain always takes me way longer than it should, and still have never had a problem with that...
  11. Back in the 80's or early 90's. I owned a cable...

    Back in the 80's or early 90's. I owned a cable look that was multiple layers of braiding over a kevlar core. I don't remember who the manufacturer was, but the claim was that they reversed the...
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    I believe it's a 70's era Japanese bike. There's...

    I believe it's a 70's era Japanese bike. There's a pic of one in this blog. I don't think they're worth much, except retro-cool factor.


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    I lived in Tustin. Actually I was stationed at...

    I lived in Tustin. Actually I was stationed at the Marine base that was closed and then sat empty for 15 years. That's because every time it rains in So. Cal. the oil that has soaked into the road...
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    I think the more you ride, the quicker you get at...

    I think the more you ride, the quicker you get at defeating the hills too. I changed my commute a couple weeks ago, it's a little longer, couple of miles, and all rolling hills. But, it's not full...
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    I rode passed the ranger station and along a long...

    I rode passed the ranger station and along a long stretch of the Foxbooro State Forest this morning, and realized that it smelled strongly of fresh pine trees. I've been riding route for only about...
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    I actually like the US version of Being Human...

    I actually like the US version of Being Human better than the UK version, but that's the exception to the rule.

    I like American Pickers, they have interesting bikes from time to time. And Fast...
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    My brother works as a salesman for a powder...

    My brother works as a salesman for a powder coater, his brother-in-law owns the business. I didn't realize it was so cheap, I might hit him up for a quote on a my bike frame.
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    I've been intentionally side swiped by a guy in a...

    I've been intentionally side swiped by a guy in a pickup truck, while riding on a marked bike route. Ignorant comments? Water off a ducks back is the best approach, since you have no idea what...
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    I would like to +1 everything Bat56 this morning....

    I would like to +1 everything Bat56 this morning. I was just thinking this morning how much I don't miss getting the crud, like I road in today, out of my rear deraileur.

    It's not a proper...
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    Specifically with Wabi, Richard has always been...

    Specifically with Wabi, Richard has always been helpful when I've contacted him.
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    Late arriving, but what about a Wabi? ...

    Late arriving, but what about a Wabi? http://www.wabicycles.com/bike_main_pg2011.html

    Specifically designed with long distance cruising in mind.

    I've been looking hard at Wabi, I need a new...
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    I thought I'd read he discontinued that bike. ...

    I thought I'd read he discontinued that bike. I've never been able to keep the 650 sizing straight.

    I'm seriously looking at a Wabi myself.
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    Wabi goes down to 42. Richard used to have a...

    Wabi goes down to 42. Richard used to have a bike that was geared for smaller people, used 650b wheels, but i think it's been disco'd. I've never ridden a Wabi, but most people who own them, love...
  24. Both of the above are really sound advice. I...

    Both of the above are really sound advice. I wouldn't ride on the highway without a really high quality hard case tire, due to road debris. In my experience, exist crossings can be hard due to the...
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    How low is your budget? There are alot of bikes...

    How low is your budget? There are alot of bikes in the "fixie" price range of the Takura Kubato and Target bike. All are crap. For around $400 you can get yourself something decent from bikes...
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