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05-24-20, 07:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,148
Posted By GlennR

Sure... my 1st grandson was born 4/3. I was...

Sure... my 1st grandson was born 4/3. I was looking forward to the bris and having my family and friends all in attendance. The good news is I was there along with my son and the moyle, that's it,...
05-24-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,743
Posted By dedhed

Because it's a cost effect "good enough" solution...

Because it's a cost effect "good enough" solution for a majority of people and their situation.
05-22-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,131
Posted By JW in AK

So what you're saying is you've never actually...

So what you're saying is you've never actually been inside of an REI.
05-21-20, 03:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By hillyman

I once shot a cougar in my cycling shorts. How he...

I once shot a cougar in my cycling shorts. How he got in my cycling shorts I'll never know.
05-20-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By bruce19

I was interested in the cougar thread until I...

I was interested in the cougar thread until I realized we weren't talking about older women.
05-20-20, 08:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 712
Posted By HerrKaLeun

You don't need to be a structural engineer to...

You don't need to be a structural engineer to answer that questions. Add to that the fact that 2" receivers cost almost the same as 1-1/4". And when you have larger racks for more bikes, they only...
05-20-20, 08:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 969
Posted By Dirt Farmer

OK, here we go.... kill all the cougars; kill all...

OK, here we go.... kill all the cougars; kill all the big bees because they could be "murder hornets". Where will it all end?
05-20-20, 02:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 712
Posted By kingston

I've had both and would always prefer a 2"...

I've had both and would always prefer a 2" receiver unless there is something about the car that would prevent me from getting one.
05-19-20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By jimincalif

I have three tiers of flat protection with my...

I have three tiers of flat protection with my tubeless - (1) sealant, (2) DynaPlugs and (3) inner tube.

I have never used the inner tube. I've used DynaPlugs 4 times. If they didn't work I'd...
05-19-20, 07:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 985
Posted By GlennR

I've done worse, so take a pass on this one.

I've done worse, so take a pass on this one.
05-19-20, 06:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,462
Posted By shelbyfv

Usually an "expert" in this context on CNN or...

Usually an "expert" in this context on CNN or elsewhere will be an epidemiologist or at least an MD. If that's the case, absent evidence to the contrary, they will know more than I do. I've never...
05-17-20, 11:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 691
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Do you know about your phone's mobile hotspot?

There have been a few posts in various threads here that I read and thought "mobile hotspot would make this work." I'm guessing a lot of people haven't used it. Rather than derail other threads,...
05-15-20, 08:40 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,222
Posted By Kapusta

I know this thread is going to be a train wreck. ...

I know this thread is going to be a train wreck.

What I donít know is whether I will be able to look away.
05-14-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 405
Posted By Litespud

in general, size for your legs, you can stretch...

in general, size for your legs, you can stretch the cockpit through a combination of longer stem and longer reach bars. I personally wouldnít used saddle setback to achieve this. Seat height and...
05-13-20, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By katsup

I remember when "extreme gravelling" was called...

I remember when "extreme gravelling" was called mountain biking.
05-13-20, 04:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 429
Posted By JustinOldPhart

Not my circus, not my monkeys.

Not my circus, not my monkeys.
05-13-20, 07:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,009
Posted By Rides4Beer

Won my first gravel race on my completely stock...

Won my first gravel race on my completely stock Revolt, it has no problems going fast, even at 22lbs. It's more about the engine than the bike, so long as the bike is well maintained and equipped for...
05-11-20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 4,339
Posted By SlvrDragon50

I don't think getting hosed by paying more than...

I don't think getting hosed by paying more than MSRP deserves to be supported... I'll pay like a few bucks more than MSRP, but 25% more is absurd, and they deserve to go out of business.
05-04-20, 08:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,757
Posted By mstateglfr

Its almost as if the frame material and pedal...

Its almost as if the frame material and pedal style are immaterial to riding fast on flat road.
05-04-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,757
Posted By Thomas15

Getting in shape is more useful to the bicyclist...

Getting in shape is more useful to the bicyclist than having a nice bike.
05-04-20, 06:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,616
Posted By Phil_gretz

In your center jersey pocket?

In your center jersey pocket?
05-03-20, 04:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 359
Posted By unterhausen

you might think about asking your bike shop to...

you might think about asking your bike shop to convert it to tubeless. Going tubeless is the best thing I did for my gravel riding. If you have thorns in the area especially. I had 20 flats in the...
05-03-20, 01:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 364
Posted By MNebiker

Thule, Yakima, Saris - all make decent racks at...

Thule, Yakima, Saris - all make decent racks at reasonable prices. Stay away from the cheapo stuff.
04-27-20, 06:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,558
Posted By Phil_gretz

Let me guess, you weren't a business major.

Let me guess, you weren't a business major.
04-26-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,558
Posted By bbbean

Simple answer - it's not a money making...

Simple answer - it's not a money making proposition for the owner.

More complicated answer - some LBSs do, but making it work is dependent on a wide variety of factors including local market,...
04-26-20, 08:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,558
Posted By Leisesturm

Is it really that hard to understand that an $80K...

Is it really that hard to understand that an $80K or even $40K automobile might have plenty of value left at trade-in but a bike bought new at $2K might not? Seriously. Why is this a thread? There...
04-25-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 670
Posted By freeranger

I know mine sure feels better after a ride, and...

I know mine sure feels better after a ride, and the more often I ride, the better it feels.
04-25-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 670
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

I do for me anyway, the best remedy for a...

I do

for me anyway, the best remedy for a sore back is a good ride
04-21-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,647
Posted By Drew Eckhardt

No, they're faster because they have lower...

No, they're faster because they have lower rolling resistance.

You are slow because you chose tires that have stiff carcasses with high rolling resistance, and/or you're out of shape.

Try the...
04-20-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,936
Posted By livedarklions

Well, judging from the responses to your posts,...

Well, judging from the responses to your posts, so did everyone else.
04-20-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,936
Posted By livedarklions

Little known fact that the entire Social Security...

Little known fact that the entire Social Security system is just a deep state plot by the government to finance the acquisition and hoarding of all the cheap bikes.

Don't pretend you don't know...
04-17-20, 06:56 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,936
Posted By Kapusta

Buying something and then selling it for more...

Buying something and then selling it for more money.

Pretty sneaky. Thank goodness we donít have businesses set up around this model.
04-16-20, 03:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 596
Posted By hillyman

Dr Ferrari

Dr Ferrari
04-16-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 596
Posted By Paul Barnard

The rider.

The rider.
04-15-20, 07:21 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,936
Posted By indyfabz

Maybe they are taking cheap bikes and fitting...

Maybe they are taking cheap bikes and fitting them with shiny bars that canít possibly be aluminum. Probably ti. That would justify inflated prices.
04-15-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,936
Posted By hillyman

Ahhh get off my lawn

Ahhh get off my lawn
04-13-20, 10:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 598
Posted By ThermionicScott

The most important thing for me would be the gear...

The most important thing for me would be the gear combination. Chain alignment isn't as critical as it was in the olde days, but I'd still try to find a gear combination that was relatively...
04-11-20, 04:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,939
Posted By tomato coupe

Your request may or may not be reasonable, but...

Your request may or may not be reasonable, but how are we to know when you're being so vague about it? If you want people's opinion on something, offer them enough information so they can give an...
04-11-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,939
Posted By MattTheHat

It seems to me that getting banned here and...

It seems to me that getting banned here and showing no interest in answering your question both show a general disregard for others. I’d move on.
Forum: Commuting
04-10-20, 07:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,593
Posted By Papa Tom

I started riding with both front and rear lights...

I started riding with both front and rear lights during the day about three years ago and will never go back to commuting without them. I am so much more visible to sleepy morning drivers now -...
04-03-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,407
Posted By noglider

If you need an extremely loud horn, you are doing...

If you need an extremely loud horn, you are doing something wrong, possibly going too fast and too close to people. Or waiting until it's too late.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,219
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​You get to tell eBike people you get a...

​​​​​​You get to tell eBike people you get a thousand miles to a charge and something must be wrong with theirs. :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 10:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,219
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​For a gravel bike, it makes even more sense.

​​​​​​For a gravel bike, it makes even more sense.
03-30-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,207
Posted By Maelochs

I usually go home, get in my car, and drive...

I usually go home, get in my car, and drive around until I see a cyclist and yell at him or her. Always makes me feel better. :D
03-30-20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,207
Posted By wle

just smile like an idiot, and wave, saying "hey...

just smile like an idiot, and wave, saying "hey bob! see you at the lodge friday!!"

wle
03-30-20, 04:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Trakhak

The flexing is more likely occurring in the wheel...

The flexing is more likely occurring in the wheel rather than in the frame, although both are possible.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-20, 10:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,489
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Trek buys a lot more groupsets than any...

Trek buys a lot more groupsets than any individual, same for Giant and all the rest, so they get better pricing. Buying it as part of a bike is usually more cost effective than buying it standalone....
03-29-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,276
Posted By gregf83

There's also a good chance the offensive cyclist...

There's also a good chance the offensive cyclist was mentally challenged in some way. Better to let these things slide than go around punching everyone in the nose.
03-29-20, 01:08 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,276
Posted By Ludkeh

I would just let Darwinian selection take it's...

I would just let Darwinian selection take it's natural course, :)
03-29-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,276
Posted By caloso

We can't control the actions or words of others...

We can't control the actions or words of others but we can control our reactions to them.
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