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05-16-11, 09:30 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,054
Posted By huytheskigod

Several Options: 1. At winters, instead of...

Several Options:

1. At winters, instead of going down Winters road, continue on Putah Creek Road, take a left on Pleasant Valley Road and wait for everyone at the bottom of Cantelow.

2. Follow...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-11, 08:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,182
Posted By huytheskigod

VERY ODD WEATHER! Usually, by now, most of the...

VERY ODD WEATHER! Usually, by now, most of the snow would have been melted and we would be facing quite warm weather. Today, temperatures are 20* below normal! Go to Tahoe, I would usually be...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-11, 01:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

They are the 3T Ergosum Pro bars. I'm really...

They are the 3T Ergosum Pro bars. I'm really liking the shape. It's somewhere in between ergo and classic bend allowing you grip just about anywhere in the drops.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-07-11, 11:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

Yeah, it's a little strange. with the set back...

Yeah, it's a little strange. with the set back seatpost, I'm clamped near the back of the rails but if I were to go to a zero-setback post, It would be towards the front of the rails. It would seem...
03-07-11, 07:04 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 186,397
Posted By huytheskigod

New ride for this season: ...

New ride for this season:

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/New%20Bike/Tarmac.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
03-07-11, 07:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

Ok, finally got around to taking a picture. ...

Ok, finally got around to taking a picture. Finished the build in December and had it Fit in January. Before someone says to "flip it," let me tell you that my flexibility DOES allow me to do so...
03-07-11, 06:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 896
Posted By huytheskigod

I'm only familiar with fitters in the Sac/Davis...

I'm only familiar with fitters in the Sac/Davis area but would recommend someone that is trained to do the Specialized Body Geometry Fit. I felt that my BG fit was very thorough and informative and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-07-11, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,662
Posted By huytheskigod

I have the problem of both flat and wide feet. ...

I have the problem of both flat and wide feet. The wide issue was solved by going with a Sidi mega shoe. There are some other shoes out there with wider sizing to find. I've had some luck with...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-11, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,507
Posted By huytheskigod

Dremel (or dremel-like tool) with cutting wheel.

Dremel (or dremel-like tool) with cutting wheel.
Forum: Foo
01-03-11, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 252,464
Posted By huytheskigod

Watch Snob agrees:...

Watch Snob agrees: http://www.askmen.com/fashion/mens-watches_500/564_watch-snob-stop-wearing-panerai.html

Botto, are you the Watch Snob?
Forum: Foo
01-03-11, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 252,464
Posted By huytheskigod

Me too! ...

Me too!

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/441736-Roadies-and-Watches?p=11176782&viewfull=1#post11176782
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-10, 12:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,055
Posted By huytheskigod

Correct me I'm wrong. The Toupe and Toupe Team...

Correct me I'm wrong. The Toupe and Toupe Team are remnants from last years line. The toupe team being stiffer than the normal toupe. This year, the line has expanded to include the following...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-10, 04:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,904
Posted By huytheskigod

http://teamroadmeister.blogspot.com/

http://teamroadmeister.blogspot.com/
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-10, 04:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,905
Posted By huytheskigod

I use Clif products mainly as they give us good...

I use Clif products mainly as they give us good deal as a sponsor. I also just started trying BruBars and they are very good. They taste good and stay soft and moist. And, they are local for me...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-10, 06:53 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,735
Posted By huytheskigod

Yeah, Running is so different. My wife got into...

Yeah, Running is so different. My wife got into running earlier this year convinced me to try it for a 5k event she entered. The reward being a free beer at the finish line. Boy was I shocked...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-08-10, 03:30 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-10, 10:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

Close! It is an SL3 frameset but will be getting...

Close! It is an SL3 frameset but will be getting the SRAM Red group from my current bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-10, 10:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

Alright, Alright. Here it is: ...

Alright, Alright. Here it is:

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/New%20Bike/IMG_4644.jpg

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/New%20Bike/IMG_4646.jpg
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-10, 10:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,129
Posted By huytheskigod

A happy Special(ized) birthday/christmas present to me!

Here's the tease:

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/New%20Bike/IMG_4643.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-10, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 593
Posted By huytheskigod

Planet Bike Hardcore for fixed. SKS Race...

Planet Bike Hardcore for fixed.

SKS Race Blades for removable.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-10, 03:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,138
Posted By huytheskigod

I don't wear glasses but my wife does. She...

I don't wear glasses but my wife does. She prefers the contact lens route because of a couple of reasons. One, when we ride to anywhere, say coffee shop, and go inside, she becomes blind if she...
08-03-10, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By huytheskigod

Legs-KEEP THEM WARM. Your knees have very little...

Legs-KEEP THEM WARM. Your knees have very little insulation and when it gets cold, the fluid in your joints does not have the same viscosity as when they're warm and you risk ruining your knees in...
08-03-10, 10:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 413
Posted By huytheskigod

Need Rides in Mill Valley/Marin general area

Hi all,

I have a friend that lives in Mill Valley and will soon become one of us and join the ranks of roadies. Therefore, I'm asking for routes that we could take her on. I'm not looking for...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-10, 05:01 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,885
Posted By huytheskigod

When I discovered the Delta Breeze is not so...

When I discovered the Delta Breeze is not so pleasant when you have to ride into it.
Forum: Foo
07-27-10, 04:57 PM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 252,464
Posted By huytheskigod

The first link you posted is modeled after a Zulu...

The first link you posted is modeled after a Zulu type strap not a NATO type strap. The first strap, you just slide the end of the strap through the watch to secure. There isn't really anything to...
Forum: Foo
07-26-10, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 252,464
Posted By huytheskigod

It looks very similar to a James Bond NATO band...

It looks very similar to a James Bond NATO band but the Bond edition has 2 gray stripes. There are several companies that make them but the trick is to find one that is durable. Some of the cheaper...
Forum: Foo
07-26-10, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 252,464
Posted By huytheskigod

This is my weekend/vacation/special occasion...

This is my weekend/vacation/special occasion watch (wedding gift from my Dad):

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/Watch/IMG_2857.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-10, 09:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,305
Posted By huytheskigod

This doesn't seem to surprise me. When I ordered...

This doesn't seem to surprise me. When I ordered my CAAD9 in late 2008 for the 2009 model, It took over 3 months for it to arrive. This was at the beginning of the model year so they should have...
06-09-10, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 434
Posted By huytheskigod

Deb...Chris...care to chime in?

Deb...Chris...care to chime in?
05-06-10, 10:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,993
Posted By huytheskigod

Quick tip: If it's going to be hot, bring your...

Quick tip: If it's going to be hot, bring your own tube sock! We'll gladly fill it with ice if we're not running low and you can take it with you. The ice we have, but as people take the socks...
05-06-10, 09:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,458
Posted By huytheskigod

Give Davis Wheelworks a call. I'm pretty sure...

Give Davis Wheelworks a call. I'm pretty sure they have a wheel demo program. And what's better than to pick up then drop off from the same town as your event.

http://daviswiki.org/Wheelworks
03-29-10, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 753
Posted By huytheskigod

If there's enough interest in a Davis/Winters...

If there's enough interest in a Davis/Winters area ride, I'd be willing to organize. It could be one of the two previous Davis routes, a modified shorter/longer version of those, or something new...
03-23-10, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By huytheskigod

Kimo Tanaka - Innerlight Bicycles ...

Kimo Tanaka - Innerlight Bicycles

http://www.innerlightcycles.com/
03-18-10, 05:36 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 6,086
Posted By huytheskigod

Our team kits has HTFU discreetly printed on the...

Our team kits has HTFU discreetly printed on the inside back of the jersey collar constantly pressing against the back of our necks encouraging us to push a little bit further.
Forum: Foo
03-08-10, 04:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,384
Posted By huytheskigod

What I meant was what do you use to mark your...

What I meant was what do you use to mark your nock point ie. super glue+floss...brass point (doesn't look like it)...other? When I used to shoot, I had a set of Easton ACEs that I could only afford...
Forum: Foo
03-08-10, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 503
Posted By huytheskigod

For future reference, with Macbooks and Macbook...

For future reference, with Macbooks and Macbook pros, hold down the mouse button when the computer boots and it will force a disk ejections. I haven't tested these on the new touchpads that don't...
Forum: Foo
03-08-10, 03:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,384
Posted By huytheskigod

Nice! When I shot, I used to love the cavalier...

Nice! When I shot, I used to love the cavalier tab. Which tab is that? Also, what do you use for a knocking point? Every few months, I knock around the idea of starting back up again.
03-08-10, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By huytheskigod

Another vote on Williams System 30s. I've had my...

Another vote on Williams System 30s. I've had my set for over 2 years now and they still roll round and true. Even with me pushing the upper weight limit (I really should have gotten the 30x's) the...
02-24-10, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By huytheskigod

The residents have been well informed and there...

The residents have been well informed and there will be signs posted to move cars. Any cars remaining will be towed. The aggies themselves made sure of this to avoid last year's fiasco. The police...
02-01-10, 10:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By huytheskigod

BTW, did anyone here about the guy that's trying...

BTW, did anyone here about the guy that's trying to change the name of Mt. Diablo to Mt. Reagan?
02-01-10, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 668
Posted By huytheskigod

Yeah, I was in the same boat. But with a training...

Yeah, I was in the same boat. But with a training camp coming up at the end of the week, I sucked it up, put on the layers and lights and went for a ride after work on Fri. Will do one today at...
02-01-10, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 571
Posted By huytheskigod

Darn. You come out this way and I'll be out at...

Darn. You come out this way and I'll be out at Bodega Bay for training camp. Sorry Joel. Maybe one of them "Laid Back Rides" when the weather clears up.
01-28-10, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By huytheskigod

Remember, the Cal Aggie Crit is THE fundraiser...

Remember, the Cal Aggie Crit is THE fundraiser for the Cal Aggie Cycling team for the year. Racing this race will help support the talented collegiate cyclist to vie for another Conference and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-10, 01:23 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,910
Posted By huytheskigod

My wife would say "Where's Mine?"

My wife would say "Where's Mine?"
01-04-10, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By huytheskigod

And here's the race team website:...

And here's the race team website: http://www.dbcraceteam.org/
01-04-10, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By huytheskigod

If you venture over to San Rafael sometime, check...

If you venture over to San Rafael sometime, check out the Trips for Kids Re-Cyclery. Sometimes you can find a real gem of a bike from that era. They also have a myriad of bikes and parts of all...
01-04-10, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By huytheskigod

Join Davis Bike Club! I'm 26 and it would be...

Join Davis Bike Club! I'm 26 and it would be nice to have some more young people on DBC. There's a lot of cross riding between DBC and the UC Davis Aggies Cycling team so there are lots of...
12-21-09, 10:56 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,853
Posted By huytheskigod

Here are ones I liked taking: ...

Here are ones I liked taking:

http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/ddc2009/ddc1.jpg
http://i340.photobucket.com/albums/o333/huytheskigod/ddc2009/ddc3.jpg...
10-22-09, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 600
Posted By huytheskigod

Wow, what a read and what a journey. This will...

Wow, what a read and what a journey. This will have to be squirreled in the memory banks for a possible future trip (or at least part of it).
10-21-09, 09:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,614
Posted By huytheskigod

Yeah, I started a couple of years ago mainly...

Yeah, I started a couple of years ago mainly because I wanted to be cheap and get a set of affordable fixed wheels (not available then but abundant now). I've built a few sets of wheels and have a...
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