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07-10-19, 09:38 AM
Replies: 73
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Posted By Notso_fastLane

Funny to see this thread pop up now. I recently...

Funny to see this thread pop up now. I recently move to the North SLC area, where there are some really fun hills. Back when I rode DF bikes (uprights), my fastest descent was ~56 mph. It was a long...
07-10-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,507
Posted By Notso_fastLane

It buttons up quite a bit more. I will be getting...

It buttons up quite a bit more. I will be getting a race cap for it, and closing off the footholes. The race cap has a nice NACA duct for airflow, but they are known to fog up in winter conditions.
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Forum: Commuting
06-28-19, 11:12 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,258
Posted By Notso_fastLane

I'm the opposite. I love long rides in the heat...

I'm the opposite. I love long rides in the heat of the day (in Arizona) when I have the trails to myself. :D

110F in the shade and single digit humidity.....bliss!
Forum: Recumbent
06-21-19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,085
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Finally brought her home last week: ...

Finally brought her home last week:
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Forum: Commuting
06-21-19, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15,208
Views: 10,951,396
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Finally brought this beauty home. It's a little...

Finally brought this beauty home. It's a little slower than my regular recumbent going up hill, but it flies on level ground, or down hill! Average speeds are 4-5 mph faster (net). :)
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06-10-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 10,885
Posted By Notso_fastLane

What about them? Would you rather get run into...

What about them? Would you rather get run into by a guy walking, or a multi-ton vehicle at 40 mph?

Tough question, I know. Take your time. ;)
05-30-19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,037
Posted By Notso_fastLane

This is laughable. Some damage would be visible...

This is laughable. Some damage would be visible prior to failure, but steel and aluminum are very similar in their 'detectability' when talking about cracks detectable with the naked eye.

Oddly,...
05-29-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,749
Posted By Notso_fastLane

The (written) news report says it was a Cycliq.

The (written) news report says it was a Cycliq.
Forum: Commuting
05-09-19, 01:38 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 10,581
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Well, I was being humble. ;) Seen Weird Al...

Well, I was being humble. ;)

Seen Weird Al in concert 4 times, and he's definitely in my riding music mix. :D
05-08-19, 07:17 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,007
Posted By Notso_fastLane

The most I've ever payed (for my recumbent) was...

The most I've ever payed (for my recumbent) was $700. If you add all the lights, computer, rack, and other accouterments I added for commuting, it's closer to $1100.

I'm about to spend $5k on a...
05-03-19, 07:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,104
Posted By Notso_fastLane

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05-01-19, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,201
Posted By Notso_fastLane

If he would have killed the cyclist, he probably...

If he would have killed the cyclist, he probably wouldn't have been charged, so there's that.

Usually when someone 'swerves' to miss something like that, it's because they weren't paying enough...
Forum: Commuting
04-23-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,313
Posted By Notso_fastLane

I've seen Schwalbe's stocked at a number of bike...

I've seen Schwalbe's stocked at a number of bike stores, mostly in the PNW and SW parts of the US, but these stores also were bike shops that really catered to recumbent bike and trike riders, so...
Forum: Commuting
04-23-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Having spent a fair amount of time living (and...

Having spent a fair amount of time living (and biking) in the EU, I actually agree. :)


Except I agree with all your point here. ;)

I will be curious to test some tires and see how they...
Forum: Commuting
04-23-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15,208
Views: 10,951,396
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Don't have it yet, but I'll be picking it up next...

Don't have it yet, but I'll be picking it up next month. I'm so excited!!

https://www.flickr.com/photos/70992873@N03/sets/72157675493606136
Forum: Commuting
04-18-19, 07:49 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 12,741
Posted By Notso_fastLane

When the weather finally gets nice enough that I...

When the weather finally gets nice enough that I don't have to put all my cold weather gear on in the morning, and carry it all home in the afternoon. ;)

Almost there.....

Also, I work on a...
Forum: Recumbent
04-09-19, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,085
Posted By Notso_fastLane

I've got a new-to-me velomobile coming soon. Will...

I've got a new-to-me velomobile coming soon. Will post pics as soon as I get it! :D
04-02-19, 08:35 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 19,300
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Advocating for cameras on bikes.

I think this website is potentially a great tool, in combination with modern camera technology, to at least be able to hold drivers accountable when they would otherwise get away with murder,...
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