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  1. Sun Sept 21 works for me, as it stands right now....

    Sun Sept 21 works for me, as it stands right now. I would like to take you up on your generous offer, CdM.

    I live in SJ, a mile from I-295 Exit 29, US30 / White Horse Pike.
    I'll bring my 40...
  2. Sat 8/9/14, Pittsgrove Salem County NJ, Green Branch Century Ride, SJ Wheelmen

    Here it is again, another "down Jersey" ride.
    Green Branch Park is easily accessible from SR 55 and US 40.

    Decent, light-traffic roads in the country, good food, good people (South Jersey...
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    Agree with the above vinegar suggestion. Add a...

    Agree with the above vinegar suggestion.
    Add a couple healthy galumphs of white vinegar to a bucket of clean water, put the helmet in the bucket, with a weight on top to keep it submerged. Let it...
  4. OP: In the pursuit of your passion, you had an...

    OP: In the pursuit of your passion, you had an experience with a flaky seller. Probably won't be your last.
    But is any time spent viewing and talking bikes (including this discussion) really wasted?...
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    So how do you like the KHS? What does it weigh?...

    So how do you like the KHS? What does it weigh? Good luck with it. TIA.
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    Hope you had a good ride on the new Cdale. I...

    Hope you had a good ride on the new Cdale.
    I didn't mind the rain so much. Wish I hadn't taken the wrong turns, tho. Doh!
    -NJg
  7. Sat June 7, 2014 Salem County NJ, Get Ready Metric

    Same message as last year, pretty much:
    This is a good ride put on by the South Jersey Wheelmen, the Get Ready Metric. Choice of 31 or 62 miles.

    SJW Get Ready Metric Century

    Only $25, some...
  8. Burlington NJ Rotary 100 Bicycle Tour Sat May 17, 2014

    Same message as last year:
    This is a good one - not crowded, varying lengths 25/50/64/100 mi, start times from 7am until hours later, nice country, some rollers. First stop is at a historic mill,...
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    What about a curb-hop (curb drop, actually)...

    What about a curb-hop (curb drop, actually) encountered daily on a commuter bike? Will a carbon-fiber fork hold up to that?
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    Expression "Don't get off your bike!"

    From Michael Quinion's World Wide Words e-newletter 22-Mar-2014:

    Warren McLean cited the Australian cautionary phrase don’t get off your bike meaning “don’t lose your temper”. He added, “It used...
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    361129 Fall 2013, Simontown Road near New...

    361129
    Fall 2013, Simontown Road near New Lisbon, Burlington County, NJ.
  12. A friend of mine, bike-savvy, was pleased with...

    A friend of mine, bike-savvy, was pleased with this purchase experience with the Barto guy. And it was a Cannondale, not a Raleigh Sprite.
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    I pretty much agree with what has been posted...

    I pretty much agree with what has been posted above.

    Still, my high-end-in-2002 aluminum Gary Fisher Paragon frame did just break under me while doing commuter service on paved roads, which is...
  14. Thread: Oms

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    I bought 'OMS' recently at BigMart, and was also...

    I bought 'OMS' recently at BigMart, and was also surprised to find the product to be milky white. But I soaked a chain in it, it seemed to work fine, and air-dried quick enough. I like the low/no...
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    Color advisory

    This, from New Hope PA:
    "A 12 year old boy or a short woman could ride this bike, as its green color is gender neutral."

    Good to know.

    http://philadelphia.craigslist.org/bik/4185538108.html
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    No shirt, no shoes, ...?

    Not sure I'd do business with this shop, which states
    " is known for the old time quality work with service equal to none. "

    http://southjersey.craigslist.org/bid/4215603719.html
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    Yeah, thanks for all the good pics, pcb. I had...

    Yeah, thanks for all the good pics, pcb.
    I had an enjoyable time there again; lots of great bikes to ogle, esp the Bilenkys, the Schwinn exhibit, the Yokeiseasy guys from Lancaster just starting...
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    The 944 was a 4-cyl, the 928 was an 8-cyl, so...

    The 944 was a 4-cyl, the 928 was an 8-cyl, so there was at least some logic to the nomenclature at that time.
  19. I expect I'll see you there again, FB. I've...

    I expect I'll see you there again, FB.
    I've still got at least a year's worth of Chain-L left, but thought I might buy a new bottle if you'll autograph the label for me.
    ;>
    And at Reading Terminal...
  20. Trek 520, 2004, 57cm

    This looks decent, esp for $300.
    (I cannot facilitate.)
    (And yes, I know it is not 'vintage,' but I thought it should be posted somewhere on these boards, and this is the first one that came up...
  21. [QUOTE=[B]shoota;16135186]1986 19" CrMo Nishiki...

    [QUOTE=[B]shoota;16135186]1986 19" CrMo Nishiki Prestige- pink, adolecent bike - $200 (south st.petersburg)

    "barley ridden road bike"
    What, like maybe once a wheat?
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    OK, yeah, this looks like a good chance for me to...

    OK, yeah, this looks like a good chance for me to explore new territory. So thanks. I'm 2 hours away and watching the weather too.
  23. Sat 9/7/13 Montgomery, Somerset County NJ Sourland Spectacular

    This one looks pretty good, near Princeton, 4 routes, 23-mi to 63-mi with some climbing. Good cause, supported, $40 day-of reg. Good info at the site.

    http://spcnj.typepad.com/spectacular/
    ...
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    Sticky: CR 2032 batteries - free taillight

    I need CR 2032 batteries occasionally, for bike computers and lights. My drugstore wants US$7.50 each, and WalMart wants $6.40. However, WM also sells bike taillights for ~ $6.99 that contain 2 of...
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    Yeah, I had that once on my MTB commuter, and...

    Yeah, I had that once on my MTB commuter, and also had to cut them off with a knife.
    I attributed it to cheap tires (can't remember the no-name brand) that must have stiffened up after they had been...
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