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Old 06-06-22, 11:39 AM
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Old 06-06-22, 12:07 PM
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Here are a few reasons to be considered a "cyclist".

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Old 06-06-22, 03:01 PM
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Old 06-06-22, 04:34 PM
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There's a little C&V, so I think this is justified.

My backyard today:



A peek in the shed:



My current project, fresh from Goodwill:

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Old 06-06-22, 05:18 PM
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One good thing about this thread is I don't feel as guilty owning more bicycles than I really need. A
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Old 06-09-22, 06:19 PM
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What about the rack thats usually on the back of my truck, empty or not


Geez that's a stunning photo pairing those sunset colors with those amazing shades on the bike!
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Old 06-09-22, 06:35 PM
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sweet shed. love those clerestory windows
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I use sunscreen all of the time, but "the tan" is in progress....




I've had people at work look at my hands and ask "oh, do you ride bikes a lot?".
Guilty as charged, your honor.

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Old 06-09-22, 11:40 PM
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sweet shed. love those clerestory windows
Thanks! It was my 50th birthday gift from my partner. Our house is from 1916 and has no garage, so she thought I should have a place to store my goodies. Keeps me out of her hair as well.
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Originally Posted by steelbikeguy View Post
I use sunscreen all of the time, but "the tan" is in progress....




I've had people at work look at my hands and ask "oh, do you ride bikes a lot?".
Guilty as charged, your honor.

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Love those lines.
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Old 06-13-22, 02:22 PM
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The cup makes it taste better!
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I am glad being married (for more reasons than this) - imagine explaining this to your new girlfriend...


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Old 06-14-22, 04:15 PM
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I am glad being married (for more reasons than this) - imagine explaining this to your new girlfriend...


This would require pre-screening, if you weren't sure about her cycling disposition, even then she may run away screaming "too many bikes, too many bikes!!!".
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This is probably why I am still single...
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This is probably why I am still single...
Maybe you need a bike room like that to convince the right girl to sign on.
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Old 06-14-22, 05:01 PM
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Originally Posted by merziac View Post
Maybe you need a bike room like that to convince the right girl to sign on.
I just would like to be able to move in my garage so I could make a nice neat line like that...

Thelma the dog would have to approve in any case...

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Originally Posted by jdawginsc View Post
I just would like to be able to move in my garage so I could make a nice neat line like that...

Thelma the dog would have to approve in any case...
Yep, good with the dog and the bikes would be a keeper.

IME, a line like that requires a room like that, I still have the 3 Paramount's in the garage with the daily rider? Merz, what PITA as their slots in the basement got consumed by overflow when they stepped out.
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The cup makes it taste better!
Hey look, we're twins!

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One good thing about this thread is I don't feel as guilty owning more bicycles than I really need. A
Can't even imagine how that could ever happen.

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Speaking of making it taste better.....


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The cup makes it taste better!
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What does it say?
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