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05-17-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,668
Posted By Phoenix800

I recommend you search for Safe Mercury Amalgam...

I recommend you search for Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique (SMART). It may sound like overkill but I've been dealing with mercury poisoning for years, it's not fun, be safe. Mercury is nasty...
04-10-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,737
Posted By RChung

I'm slower than I used to be, I have no illusions...

I'm slower than I used to be, I have no illusions about that. That's why I need a power meter: to keep me from being even slower.

As for price, I usually recommend that new users buy a used power...
03-26-21, 04:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 34,073
Posted By JohnJ80

Here’s my latest mount of the Varia Radar. I like...

Here’s my latest mount of the Varia Radar. I like how it came out. It’s made up of the K-edge number holder and the K-edge stem cap. I think this may be the cleanest frame mount version I’ve seen if...
Forum: Foo
03-06-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 860
Posted By no motor?

Doing fluids for a cat isn't that hard if the cat...

Doing fluids for a cat isn't that hard if the cat is cooperative, and 2 of my 3 CRF cats were so cooperative I didn't need to hold onto the cat then. And one of those had been feral when I got her, I...
Forum: Foo
01-05-21, 09:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,520
Posted By indyfabz

Yes. He was captured, fixed, tipped and released...

Yes. He was captured, fixed, tipped and released back. Then he got injured in a fight and was rescued and put up for adoption after he got well. He only thinks he rules the roost. I think he was a...
12-24-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,103
Posted By wgscott

TRP also makes road full-hydraulics: Hylex...

TRP also makes road full-hydraulics: Hylex (https://trpcycling.com/product/hylex-rs/). I use them in conjunction with 11-speed microshift bar end shifters on a touring bike. You can also put...
Forum: Touring
12-14-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,254
Posted By Germany_chris

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Well they’re kinda ugly but they do seem to work....
12-04-20, 06:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By DorkDisk

I've noticed that the large barrel front shifter...

I've noticed that the large barrel front shifter requires less cable pull on a conventional front derailleur. This sounds obvious, but this helps people with small hands as the lever throw is smaller...
12-01-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,061
Posted By DorkDisk

PSA Microshift thumbshifter/bar end shifters can change speeds without buying new shi

After various interactions with bikey people, I realized that many people do not realize one advantage to Microshift thumbshifters and bar end shifters is their ability to switch gearing via a simple...
11-19-20, 05:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,636
Posted By hsuBM

“eBikes” are mopeds. Electric mopeds, but mopeds...

“eBikes” are mopeds. Electric mopeds, but mopeds just the same. Yamaha has nearly a century of uninterrupted experience designing exceptional quality (reliability and safety) into mopeds.

If I...
11-18-20, 07:24 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 10,155
Posted By Sir_Name

Lovely, thanks! Looks like a great setup.

Lovely, thanks! Looks like a great setup.
11-04-20, 09:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,945
Posted By Beldar77

A little update for this thread. It wasn’t much...

A little update for this thread. It wasn’t much of a ride as rides go, a shade under 10 miles and just about 30 minutes BUT I got out on my bike today for the first time post “cardiac event”. 3...
10-30-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,228
Posted By frogman

If someone posted a picture of an old very rusted...

If someone posted a picture of an old very rusted "vintage" road bike with rotted tires etc. It wouldn't fit in to this ugly bike thread. The BF responses would be " wow that's nice ! :lol:
Forum: Mid-Atlantic
10-24-20, 04:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By jpescatore

A few days ago some friends walked the Towpath in...

A few days ago some friends walked the Towpath in the Seneca/Riley's Lock area (around mile marker 25) and resurfacing was underway. She said "all done at mm 25 and south, in process mm 25 to 31."
...
10-13-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,053
Posted By Mojo31

My guess is he's 20 years old or so and doesn't...

My guess is he's 20 years old or so and doesn't want to admit that the body ages and changes.

If my back or neck hurts riding a Madone or Tarmac because my body is no longer as flexible as it once...
10-13-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,053
Posted By Danhedonia

I can answer the 'why' part, and it has been the...

I can answer the 'why' part, and it has been the same since I was a fairly active and decent climber, another sport with a sizable percentage of participants who don't understand that their 'heroic'...
10-01-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By reverborama

30 days of biking leads to 6 months

Due to COVID I have been working from home since mid-March and have pretty much canceled all social events for the spring, summer, and fall. The upside was I felt I could complete the 30 days of...
09-29-20, 10:49 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 9,621
Posted By hubcyclist

Personally, on the rare occasion I'm on a mixed...

Personally, on the rare occasion I'm on a mixed use path, I announce depending on the individual. If someone is "holding their line" I'll pass widely to the left. If people are crowding the center of...
09-22-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By cyccommute

At 4’11” and with a inseam of 28”, the bike might...

At 4’11” and with a inseam of 28”, the bike might still be a bit big. She will only have about 1/2” to 3/4” of clearance. That’s not a lot. Think of how close you want the frame to be to the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 04:21 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 11,641
Posted By nomadmax

I can't understand why someone would get their...

I can't understand why someone would get their panties in a bunch about what someone else has on their bicycle? Life doesn't bring them regular/real problems and this is all they have to work on? ...
09-15-20, 02:40 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,048
Posted By mongol777

So I have BMC as well, MCD. And it is super close...

So I have BMC as well, MCD. And it is super close to Roadini in terms of fit. MCD for rough stuff and wet rides, Riv more for long weekend rides...
08-31-20, 01:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,167
Posted By ltokuno

I believe the yellow thing is called a Quik-Stik....

I believe the yellow thing is called a Quik-Stik. They are great for installing really tight rim tire combos. They seem to last a long time too. I bought one off Amazon last year for a friend, but...
08-03-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 9,922
Posted By Riveting

Those that didn't survive their childhoods aren't...

Those that didn't survive their childhoods aren't here to answer this question.
Forum: Touring
07-23-20, 09:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,827
Posted By alan s

It was probably a harmless snake, but I sure...

It was probably a harmless snake, but I sure would not want to be bitten by any snake. I’ve had little garter snakes on the towpath trying to strike at me.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-20, 12:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,528
Posted By holytrousers

Try wrapping it around your neck :thumb: ...

Try wrapping it around your neck :thumb:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vACZA9dGvV4
07-05-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,591
Posted By dwmckee

Well, we rode it this past week and just got back...

Well, we rode it this past week and just got back home. Man are we whooped. I have never seen so much of central PA before and I have to tell you this state is beautiful!! We have dense hemlock...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 795
Posted By mstateglfr

580mm stack, 370mm reach, and room for 36mm tires...

580mm stack, 370mm reach, and room for 36mm tires on rim brakes?

That has to be a custom build, right?...which then kills the under $1k budget.
Thats a lot of stack for very little reach. And to...
04-04-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,660
Posted By branko_76

I once traded a Craftsman table saw for a rusty...

I once traded a Craftsman table saw for a rusty Ford F150, neither of us got a good deal :fight:
02-19-20, 01:59 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 44,113
Posted By Joe F

:lol: I ride the trails with the Road ID...

:lol:
I ride the trails with the Road ID bracelet and accompanying Road ID app on my phone. If I am stationary more than 5min and don't abort it, it will text my wife that I have not moved in 5min...
02-16-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 706,771
Posted By Kabuki12

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My newest and probably my Eroica California ride,...
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