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09-17-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,210
Posted By Moe Zhoost

Now that you mention it, the KMC chains I've...

Now that you mention it, the KMC chains I've handled recently seemed a bit sticky, but I didn't get a sense that the coating was something other than grease. No matter, I just mount them, wipe all...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,835
Posted By surak

If you haven't been riding a road bike for very...

If you haven't been riding a road bike for very long, you've got a lot more speed to gain in many ways that are cheaper than spending that much just for a groupset (which is almost always more...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-20, 01:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,121
Posted By indyfabz

Pearl Cerakote finish. ...

Pearl Cerakote finish.


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Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-20, 06:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 806
Posted By burnthesheep

I'll buck the trend. It's a used tire that you...

I'll buck the trend. It's a used tire that you don't know the history of. Change it.

IMO, unless it's zero miles situation from a shop or vendor pre-mounted...........I usually change...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-20, 06:39 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,121
Posted By Moe Zhoost

Entropy will define the ultimate finish.

Entropy will define the ultimate finish.
Forum: Foo
07-03-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,229
Posted By Pop N Wood

As Emerson once described Thoreau: He chose...

As Emerson once described Thoreau:

He chose to be rich by making his wants few, and supplying them himself

Of course it didn't hurt that Emerson owned the pond that Thoreau squatted on when he...
Forum: Foo
06-28-20, 03:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By JonnyHK

So far I'm up to episode 26. Love it. ...

So far I'm up to episode 26.

Love it.

Fallen down the youtube rabbit hole...
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 666
Posted By Paint Job Steve

I'm not proud of it but I spend a fair amount of...

I'm not proud of it but I spend a fair amount of time on youporn and I've got ligament fatigue in my grip arm think I'm moving to Scandinavia to retire.
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,630
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Cats will get into everything. ...

Cats will get into everything.

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Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,546
Posted By genec

Cloud costs more and only works in range of cloud...

Cloud costs more and only works in range of cloud services. My wife loves her icloud. I sail offshore and out of range of the cloud. I can't make phone calls out there either, but I can still use...
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,546
Posted By genec

It's actually quite easy to seal a 3.5mm jack, as...

It's actually quite easy to seal a 3.5mm jack, as all the mechanical connections can be made inside the cylinder that defines the jack, while the electrical connections can be made physically smaller...
Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,630
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I'm sorry to hear about Pixel. That's my...

I'm sorry to hear about Pixel. That's my brother's cat's name too.

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Forum: Foo
06-26-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,630
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Fostering cats and kittens.

We lost our baby, Pixel, at the end of February, and I'm honestly still pretty heartbroken about it. So Mrs. WT aren't quite ready to adopt another kitten or cat quite yet. And we just bought a house...
Forum: Foo
06-25-20, 01:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,750
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Getting back to just wow. ...

Getting back to just wow.

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Forum: Foo
06-24-20, 10:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,750
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I wonder how my grandma would react to that...

I wonder how my grandma would react to that email. If only she could see how much the world has changed.
Forum: Foo
06-24-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,750
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Facebook Announces Plan To Break Up U.S....

Facebook Announces Plan To Break Up U.S. Government Before It Becomes Too Powerful (https://www.theonion.com/facebook-announces-plan-to-break-up-u-s-government-bef-1844121902)
Forum: Foo
06-21-20, 04:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 999
Posted By wgscott

There are very legitimate reasons you don't want...

There are very legitimate reasons you don't want to touch or distract a service dog, especially for blind people. At the very least, please ask permission first, and respect the answer.
Forum: Foo
06-20-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 999
Posted By chewybrian

It definitely does not bother me that someone...

It definitely does not bother me that someone else 'gets' to have a service animal and I don't. We can't judge their need for the animal, but a doctor can and, presumably, did. These animals have...
Forum: Foo
06-19-20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I think there's something wrong with my burrito 😐

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Forum: Foo
06-19-20, 12:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Unemployment is definitely getting bad. ...

Unemployment is definitely getting bad.

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Forum: Foo
06-15-20, 04:08 AM
Replies: 8,956
Views: 994,485
Posted By ahsposo

Have you ever been riding along and notice that...

Have you ever been riding along and notice that the barend holding your new tape is starting to come out and you whack it back in? ^^^Sorta like that; you do it once and never again...
Forum: Foo
06-15-20, 01:56 AM
Replies: 8,956
Views: 994,485
Posted By chewybrian

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Forum: Foo
06-14-20, 06:09 AM
Replies: 8,956
Views: 994,485
Posted By Stadjer

These are Russian youngsters hanging around...

These are Russian youngsters hanging around traffic to collect parts until they have their first car together.
Forum: Foo
06-07-20, 09:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,525
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Top left. ...

Top left.

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Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-20, 12:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,507
Posted By procrit

I would stay far away from bikes direct. Their...

I would stay far away from bikes direct. Their frames are garbage. I bought one years ago that had full dura-ace, and all high end parts, etc, but the rear drop out was not aligned properly with...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,704
Posted By WhyFi

Find some friends to talk you out of it?

Find some friends to talk you out of it?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-20, 06:59 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 14,175
Posted By downtube42

These are learned from randonneuring, but apply...

These are learned from randonneuring, but apply to any longish days on the bike.

Prepare for ten degrees colder than forecast, with rain.
Carry a foil emergency blanket, no matter the forecast....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 14,175
Posted By goenrdoug

If you get soaked while riding, often the most...

If you get soaked while riding, often the most problematic thing is getting your shoes dry by the next day's ride.

When you get home, immediately take the insoles out of your shoes and lay them...
04-25-20, 09:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,228
Posted By Dave Mayer

The load path is easy determine, and the diagram...

The load path is easy determine, and the diagram included above completely misses it.

Load is directed downwards through the dropouts onto the ends of the axles.
From there it is transmitted...
04-25-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,228
Posted By Dave Mayer

Kimmo: thank you for about the only useful...

Kimmo: thank you for about the only useful perspective in this entire thread. In general, your posts are among the only ones that I read because of your high 'get it' factor.

Back to the issue...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By justonwo

The sales manager from Canyon just called me to...

The sales manager from Canyon just called me to tell me Canyon will cover any labor associated with disassembling the bike (cassette and rotor removal). DT Swiss will be in charge of replacing the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,556
Posted By Bah Humbug

You can always just use the Hed Jet Plus, for...

You can always just use the Hed Jet Plus, for great prices and hybrid construction with wide beds.
04-21-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,228
Posted By cyccommute

I think you are looking at two different...

I think you are looking at two different problems. First, the wheel is inadequate. It is only a 32 spoke wheel with 2.0mm spokes. Thatís not a very strong wheel even for someone a hundred pounds...
04-20-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,122
Posted By Darth Lefty

Not everyone is eager for an explanation ...

Not everyone is eager for an explanation


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04-18-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By prairiepedaler

Interesting Handlebar Ornament

From the streets of Japan.

Bike fully equipped with Shimano Crane gruppo.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 991
Posted By mpath

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By August West

Since I now have plenty of time because about the...

Since I now have plenty of time because about the only time I go out of the house is for my daily ride, I went out and looked at my 2 month old Ultegra Di2. It looks very similar to yours. I believe...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By colnago62

It is incumbent on the person turning, changing...

It is incumbent on the person turning, changing lanes, following another vehicle to do so in a safe manner.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By Riveting

The nastiest stuff is always on the far right ...

The nastiest stuff is always on the far right (as seen on BF somewhere)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By Iride01

If a vehicle is moving on the shoulder, motorized...

If a vehicle is moving on the shoulder, motorized or not, what are it's right-of-way considerations? Leaves a vague area IMO.

One example will be who is in the right when the person on the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 12:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,273
Posted By cb400bill

And they didn't even own the rights to the name. ...

And they didn't even own the rights to the name.

https://www.outsideonline.com/1920596/war-specialized

Worse still for Specialized, Bicycle Retailer reported that Advanced Sports International...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,272
Views: 161,034
Posted By sced

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By tomato coupe

I didn't advise anyone to argue with a law...

I didn't advise anyone to argue with a law enforcement officer. I simply stated the deputy was not completely correct in his interpretation of the law. It's not uncommon.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By Cypress

I'll give you a call next time this happens and...

I'll give you a call next time this happens and you can argue with a law enforcement officer in the field ;)

I'm a big "right to remain silent and only give vague non-committing answers when I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By tomato coupe

The deputy was still not totally correct on this....

The deputy was still not totally correct on this. As per numerous court rulings, having to slow down momentarily does not constitute "impeding the normal and reasonable movement of traffic." (If it...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By base2

gregf83 Cypress Maybe the officer didn't...

gregf83 Cypress
Maybe the officer didn't know it's ok to cross a double yellow line to go around road obstructions?

Here in Washington the law basically commands drivers to do so for...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By gregf83

Not all laws are aligned with safety of the...

Not all laws are aligned with safety of the cyclists. We have the same law but usually ignore it as it's safer to ride two-up on roads without a shoulder. Riding single file encourages vehicles to...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 09:58 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By base2

Illegal in *some* areas. Each state has areas...

Illegal in *some* areas.
Each state has areas where it is illegal for safety & traffic flow reasons, but the cyclist as a tax payer, & citizen has an equal right to the public infrastructure. That...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 09:05 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,810
Posted By Maelochs

I have researched bike laws in about 2/3 of the...

I have researched bike laws in about 2/3 of the continental states, and all of them had some version of the FRAP (Far Right as Practicable) law. Florida had the widest list of exclusions, ending with...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,272
Views: 161,034
Posted By WhyFi

So have a go at it. ...

So have a go at it.

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