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    Thanks for the words of support. The biggest deal...

    Thanks for the words of support. The biggest deal is for me is the self discipline as I haven't been late to work or class or once since I began this routine vs before I would just do whatever I felt...
  2. Thread: Power Grips

    by UncleJoey
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    Have had one set for four years on my MTB. Work...

    Have had one set for four years on my MTB. Work great for trails, commuting, and recreation. Getting a new pair since eventually if you fail to service your pedals they get some play in them!

    :D
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    I'm 6'1...nothing compared to my 6'5" 15yr old...

    I'm 6'1...nothing compared to my 6'5" 15yr old cousin. And he plays tennis, not basketball.


    If I am at my dad's Xmas get-together I am THE tallest person period...somehow the short gene skipped...
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    Wonderful year so far!!!

    Hey all, I'm excited about this year so far.
    For once...things are working for me.

    *Starting Weight: 235 (01/01/09
    *Current Weight: 224 (01/26/09)
    *Dropped all sugary crap
    *Increased exercise...
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    You may consider this a keeper. My '00 Response...

    You may consider this a keeper. My '00 Response is my dedicated road beater which does not have as nice of components. I ditched the shot RST fork and went with a rigid fork, added slicks, rider...
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    *Shed 40lbs this year...bringing me to 180lbs...

    *Shed 40lbs this year...bringing me to 180lbs
    *Ride, not drive...successful so far, 341 days to go!
    *Pass ALL of my courses, no other option.
    *Continue not drinking, multiple reasons.
    *No Fast...
  7. Thread: BMX Hate

    by UncleJoey
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    So I pass up this unfinished strip mall on my mtb...

    So I pass up this unfinished strip mall on my mtb every day on my commute. I rode around the exterior of the buildings and noted the tall curbs, ledges, and stairs(rare for my area). I saw my...
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    Just wanted to add I've been riding with these...

    Just wanted to add I've been riding with these for 4 years but I don't do drops or aynthing..but they hold up to my 230lb self. And they are on my '01 Diamondback Response.
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    http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh223/joeslow/1...

    http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh223/joeslow/1216081610copy.jpg

    Before I didn't see it, but now you can SO easily tell it fake! :notamused:


    Now I''ll try to get some shots of Monday's...
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    My first bike was a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle...

    My first bike was a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle hand me down 16" BMX style bike w/o training wheels. When it got stolen I had to ride one of my three sister's bikes until I got a 20" Pacific BMX for...
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    Put the tire in a vise, then use the leverage of...

    Put the tire in a vise, then use the leverage of the wheel to break the bead. Just be gentle is you want to reuse the old tire.
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    I say support one of the local Bike shops and get...

    I say support one of the local Bike shops and get a bike from them. That'll be nice for when they need serviced later you can return to them and they more than likely will be specialize din that...
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    I get the same crap from friends and family who...

    I get the same crap from friends and family who have bought me new things. For example for Xmas I got new gloves, helmet, shorts, and some other stuff.

    I'm waiting until i kill my current gear...
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    I agree, today was awesome. I was able to do a 12...

    I agree, today was awesome. I was able to do a 12 mile ride with my MTB on it's new Knobby tires(Panaracer Fire XC Pros). Wish I didn't have to stop but I promised my nephew I would take him to the...
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    I got: *Panaracer Fire XC Pro 26x2.10 tires...

    I got:

    *Panaracer Fire XC Pro 26x2.10 tires
    *Axo full gloves
    *Tools: 8gal compressor, 6pc Dewalt combo, bunch of carpentry stuff.

    Nothing else related to my cycling hobby. I got a lot of...
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    I usually slow down and talk to them. On a rare...

    I usually slow down and talk to them. On a rare occasion have I needed to get off the bike and holler at them. Only once I was being chased by a midsized dog without realizing it and when felt...
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    Growing up i had one of those! If you replace...

    Growing up i had one of those!

    If you replace the brake levers with any cheap non plastic ones you'll notice a GREAT improvement in braking.

    Safe riding

    - Uncle Joey
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    Sticky: Nothing extreme...but I hauled my unused...

    Nothing extreme...but I hauled my unused treadmill a little over a mile to my friend's house.

    http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh223/joeslow/img144.jpg

    Used my Burley kids trailer I made into...
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    It's 49*F here. not too cold, but it was in the...

    It's 49*F here. not too cold, but it was in the 70's yeasterday. Cool thing is it will be in the 70's again from Tuesday through Christmas.
  20. Thread: Forum Names

    by UncleJoey
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    ...So now I am UncleJoey...and not the one from...

    ...So now I am UncleJoey...and not the one from "Full House"...

    http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh223/joeslow/AddiandLilly.jpg
    6 month Adi and 10 month lily. They made my finals a living hell.
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