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Old 07-27-11, 07:46 PM
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Originally Posted by JReade
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From across town - Avoiding the rain.



I love everything about this bike.
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Not even remotely bike related, but it was a good day anyhow!

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Originally Posted by 4Rings6Stars
Attack of the killer insect bike! Look at that poor, cowering yellow bike.
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Originally Posted by devinfan
Not even remotely bike related, but it was a good day anyhow!

I think the fellas with the ice cream would agree!
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Originally Posted by gmouchawar
Writen with the Alphabet of Ugarit (1400-1300 BC), from Syria the land of the first Alphabet in the world.
Decoding table for the Ugaret alphabetic cuneiform
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Originally Posted by -holiday76
Just what we need, another picture thread.

Post your pictures of your bike RIGHT NOW. Are you using it for lowly commuting? Moving stuff? Post it.

Is the pic artsy? Who gives a rats ass. .
How about a dog's? This is my daughter's toy poodle I have trained for field hunting:
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Originally Posted by JunkYardBike
Attack of the killer insect bike! Look at that poor, cowering yellow bike.
forks are bent
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Old 07-27-11, 08:28 PM
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Old 07-27-11, 09:06 PM
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Tonight I was experimenting with HOK Marine Blue as touch-up paint for Gios Blue:


Said good-bye to this little lady on Saturday:
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My office at 10:58pm....Don't know why 3 bikes ended up there, they just did.

yep, it's case of wine...for work related use only
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Hayes Carll with Ponderosa on the river tonight. This was the first time I'd seen Ponderosa. They sounded great. Great guitar and organ tones.

Hayes Carll was good, but obviously road worn. Didn't matter, though. His songs are great and his band was killer.







My LBS owner rode along with me.



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This is my real C&V project as it sits today... Needs time and lots of money, neither of which I have currently. Maybe when I'm done grad school I can dive into this, for now bikes are cheaper and require much less space to work on.

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Originally Posted by devinfan
I love everything about this bike.
Thanks! It's slowly getting upgraded to a full suntour sprint group.
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Classic Bike Shop

Classic Bike Shop in Menomonee Falls Wi.. Everthing used and nothing organized. Lots of junk and treasure!

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Originally Posted by Velognome
My office at 10:58pm....Don't know why 3 bikes ended up there, they just did.

yep, it's case of wine...for work related use only
I couldn't see past that other case on the right between the bookshelves. What is that?
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took this right after my basic try to get used to the heat ride today.


here are some pics from the route I do a lot. A thirty mile loop with as much elevation drop and gain as I can find. rode the three speed today cause "training" for a century in a couple weeks.



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Old 07-27-11, 11:56 PM
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I'm cheating a bit, but here is a pic of my Somec hanging from a tree
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Originally Posted by nlerner
I might be losing points:

--Not a rain barrel but a composter
--Not dandelions but marigolds (natural pest protection for my organic garden)

But I'm mostly psyched because the left-side crank arm didn't come lose on this ride as it has in the past. I was worried it was toast.

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I love these photo threads. Keep them coming. This is what feeds C&V. And, it means I have something interesting to review, and don't have to read drew threads.
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I vote that the tablet is a lost portion of the Epic of Gilgamesh. In which case, I'm tremendously excited. But, having read a lot about the Babylonians, I suspect it's a shopping list or an inventory.

Didn't take this one today, but uploaded it from the camera today. Does that count? Raleigh Sports.


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And one more from the same ride: the wee Boy with a bat-house and some daisies at Soos Creek.


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Originally Posted by Drillium Dude



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Originally Posted by ColonelJLloyd

well, at the least the front wheel might not be stolen.
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tight shot OK?
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Originally Posted by snarkypup
I vote that the tablet is a lost portion of the Epic of Gilgamesh. In which case, I'm tremendously excited. But, having read a lot about the Babylonians, I suspect it's a shopping list or an inventory.
Actually, it's an Old Babylonian letter. 18th century I'd guess. Better than an inventory, not as good as a Gilgamesh fragment.

I'm getting cold feet on this, though. I'd better the photo before it attracts more attention!


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Been absolutely slammed at work the past week or so and getting an occasional ride in. Early in the morning here's the Gitane's waiting patiently for a ride:



And some of the other bikes patiently waiting their turn - either for a ride or minor maintenance:

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