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    I was just going to ask if the "bike racer"...

    I was just going to ask if the "bike racer" looked like Lance, and if joe932 dialed up to 400w - approx. 19 mph. :D
  2. It was almost non-stop from Friday at about 8:00...

    It was almost non-stop from Friday at about 8:00 through Sunday at about 9:00. Even this morning my GF said there were two small (sub 2.5) aftershocks after I left for work. It's actually been...
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    Here are a couple of shots from recent rides: ...

    Here are a couple of shots from recent rides:

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    Largely these are all up and around La Habra/Hacienda Heights/Whittier in So Cal. They're all pulled from my Instagram account,...
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    ...and dial up to 400w, roughly 19mph, and drop...

    ...and dial up to 400w, roughly 19mph, and drop you because you look like Lance.
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    I rode triples for years and recommend them...

    I rode triples for years and recommend them wholeheartedly for beginners.
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    This is the case with my son. He's 22 now, and...

    This is the case with my son. He's 22 now, and has been woefully under-employed pretty much all of his life. He has no car because he can't afford one and I can't afford to buy him one. Bicycling...
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    When I was in high school, I raced BMX. Out of...

    When I was in high school, I raced BMX. Out of high school I started road cycling but quickly discovered that you can get more girls with a car than a bike and by my 21st birthday I was totally out...
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    What a great site! But... all it did was...

    What a great site! But... all it did was validate my sucktitude, so I don't think I'm going to post my results here. :)
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    Yeah, I'm just worried about my weight on them. ...

    Yeah, I'm just worried about my weight on them. I don't want to destroy them because I'm a big lug. I can't seem to find a weight limit for them anywhere.



    Yeah, mine's worse. :) I'll take...
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    I had wheels with a set of Quando free-bearing...

    I had wheels with a set of Quando free-bearing hubs, they were OK. Not crap, but not OMG GREAT! either. I imagine the sealed bearing hubs would be better, which would make them "good" hubs.

    But...
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    It looks like Harris Cyclery has a few really...

    It looks like Harris Cyclery has a few really nice options for 27" wheels, for $150 you could replace the wheels on the Fuji with brand new 27" wheels made for thread-on freewheels like your Fuji...
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    Yeah, I thought the wheel was royally effed when...

    Yeah, I thought the wheel was royally effed when I saw that, but I did some research and it looks fairly common. I'm not too worried about it as long as I'll be able to mount another cassette; a...
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    Dickies. Jeans and "slacks". They're all I wear...

    Dickies. Jeans and "slacks". They're all I wear for work and casual.
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    Bontrager Aeolus Wheels

    So... I've come into a set of Bontrager Aeolus wheels:

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    (These aren't mine, but they're the same set as I have minus the extraneous stickers.)

    Anyway, I don't know much about them other...
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    I don't want to get into another debate with you,...

    I don't want to get into another debate with you, however...



    It's all unnecessary. Down-tube shifters are unnecessary. Derailleurs are unnecessary. Anything other than two wheels (one of...
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    About 2 years ago (I'm 45 now) I got back into...

    About 2 years ago (I'm 45 now) I got back into BMX. Picked up a race and a street cruiser. Hit the local track, hit the local skatepark. Was doing pretty well in each of them, until I failed to...
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    But my shifters are on the down-tube, how do I...

    But my shifters are on the down-tube, how do I position them correctly on the bars?

    (No response needed, in the sake of humor that was nothing but a cheap shot at the whole "brifter vs. shifter"...
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    :) I remember riding with my son when he was...

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    I remember riding with my son when he was young. Good times.
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    I didn't get to ride on Saturday, but Sunday I...

    I didn't get to ride on Saturday, but Sunday I rode with a group from my FLBS. Worked out to just over 42 miles, pretty flat though. It was a fun time. :)

    Bike Ride Profile | Morning Ride near...
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    I came into a set of these a few months back: ...

    I came into a set of these a few months back:

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    I was always a bit stand-offish with both carbon bars and bars with flat tops, but holy hell was I wrong. These things are awesome.
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    I'm riding a BD frame/fork (well, Bike Island,...

    I'm riding a BD frame/fork (well, Bike Island, actually, although I think there's little difference between the two) because it was the closest to what I was looking for size- and geometry-wise, and...
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    Whatever you do, don't ask if your first road...

    Whatever you do, don't ask if your first road bike should have brifters or downtube shifters...
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    I used to upshift from the drops on my Sora...

    I used to upshift from the drops on my Sora 8-speed shifters all the time. *shrug*
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    Hot damn, thanks for that! I've scoured the CVC...

    Hot damn, thanks for that! I've scoured the CVC for anything that said a bicyclist could specifically take the lane and never found anything. While that's an interpretation, it's an official...
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    Thanks, but that doesn't address what you quoted....

    Thanks, but that doesn't address what you quoted. I'm *very* familiar with the CVC as it applies to bicycles and its meanings; I was looking for *specific* wording, which I have been as-of-yet...
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