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11-05-10, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 932
Posted By Slonie

Glad you liked it! I'm redrawing it (slowly, just...

Glad you liked it! I'm redrawing it (slowly, just like how I race) and hope to show you guys a much better version soon! In the meantime, I did start a FB page...
09-10-09, 05:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,635
Posted By Slonie

You guys might like the rest of the set...

You guys might like the rest of the set (http://www.flickr.com/photos/slonie/sets/72157610848678707/), too:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3064/3092652697_f7a7f95ec3.jpg...
09-06-09, 08:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,635
Posted By Slonie

The old version, in action: ...

The old version, in action:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3152/3100883665_7faaa09980_o.jpg
08-05-09, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,479
Posted By Slonie

Yep. If you do one...

Yep. If you do one pay-for-something-you-can-ride-for-free this year, this certainly seems like the one to do. I'm signed up for the big route, myself!
07-22-09, 11:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Yeah, the POO ride is famous... And I will try it...

Yeah, the POO ride is famous... And I will try it out someday. I just wish it didn't have so many railroad track crossings!

Last night's B race was the fastest yet for me, with an average speed of...
07-08-09, 03:28 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Yesterday went pretty well actually... And hey...

Yesterday went pretty well actually... And hey Maaku, nice to meet you!
07-01-09, 12:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Yep! Thanks again! Sadly, it seems like...

Yep! Thanks again!

Sadly, it seems like it'll be a while before I'll be in any position to pose for pictures that look that good, at least as long as I'm in the B's... :D
07-01-09, 11:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Yeah Maaku, I was riding again... Hung in the B's...

Yeah Maaku, I was riding again... Hung in the B's but got dropped at the same time as Eric during a total de-neutralization. At least that gives me an excuse besides "running out of talent" for not...
06-24-09, 12:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

I started in the B's with Eric, and noticed a big...

I started in the B's with Eric, and noticed a big difference. Wheras breaks would kind of form slowly in C, it seemed like the guys at the front of the B's were really pushing the pace. I almost got...
06-18-09, 12:23 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Hey Ty, mind if I repost some of these on my...

Hey Ty, mind if I repost some of these on my flickr? (with credit of course)
06-17-09, 12:35 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,666
Posted By Slonie

Congrats Eric! I'll just wait for pictures...

Congrats Eric!

I'll just wait for pictures now... :D
02-09-09, 12:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,842
Posted By Slonie

Hey, thanks everyone for making it a great ride!...

Hey, thanks everyone for making it a great ride! To introduce myself to the board, I'm the guy here with Ahpook and Jen.

------------------------------------------------V Right There! (your...
10-14-08, 02:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,227
Posted By Slonie

Ooh, ooh, can I join? I just picked one up: ...

Ooh, ooh, can I join? I just picked one up:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3192/2932935795_b00310bedb_o.jpg

It's a 1992, 56cm (I think). The previous owner converted it to a triple with a 105...
10-14-08, 12:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 930
Posted By Slonie

Wow. Words fail. Awesome post, and awesome job by...

Wow. Words fail. Awesome post, and awesome job by Python and team!
05-23-07, 03:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,268
Posted By Slonie

Wow, that is hot. The cream-colored headtube is...

Wow, that is hot. The cream-colored headtube is neat too.
05-23-07, 02:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,268
Posted By Slonie

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/183/487510861_e873e...

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/183/487510861_e873eb974f_b.jpg

Trust me, it's purple. Even if the picture makes it look blue... :)
05-22-07, 02:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,013
Posted By Slonie

Not only do they look awesome, they have 50% less...

Not only do they look awesome, they have 50% less frontal area than competing wheels, are faster than tri-spoke wheels and stable in crosswinds. And you can ride them everyday!*


*Specialized's...
05-17-07, 11:28 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,923
Posted By Slonie

Tricross Single looks sweet!

Tricross Single looks sweet!
04-28-07, 11:20 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 35,337
Posted By Slonie

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/88/255258559_acc62a...

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/88/255258559_acc62a0499_o.jpg

Here's mine. It's not really all that classic (it's got a Shimano hub) but I haven't found any information about the brand online (It's...
04-28-07, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Slonie

Hey, thanks for the tip-off on the tires...I have...

Hey, thanks for the tip-off on the tires...I have a 3-speed (Japanese, believe it or not) that takes this size. I want to get that bike in fighting shape, but without spending much money. Time to go...
04-28-07, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 818
Posted By Slonie

Here's a not-that-beautiful shot of the Brava... ...

Here's a not-that-beautiful shot of the Brava...
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/221/469656283_cac8360953_o.jpg

It keeps looking blue in photos, but I assure you it's eggplant purple as CrazyB's...
04-23-07, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 818
Posted By Slonie

Hey, that looks like the Brava I just got! Maybe...

Hey, that looks like the Brava I just got! Maybe mine's a 1990 then...I paid more than $95 though, and didn't get a Trek 1500 in the bargain. ;)
04-20-07, 03:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Slonie

Actually, this has got me thinking, I wonder how...

Actually, this has got me thinking, I wonder how big tires I can fit on my 27" wheel Peugeot. Probably 700CxWIDE.
04-19-07, 10:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Slonie

Wow, that looks like fun. Good to know they fit!...

Wow, that looks like fun. Good to know they fit! (barely)
04-06-07, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,115
Posted By Slonie

I don't see it on the site yet, am I blind? Or is...

I don't see it on the site yet, am I blind? Or is it in a new catalog that I haven't seen yet. (two-part question!)
03-30-07, 02:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,560
Posted By Slonie

I laughed. Besides, what's up with Bianchi...

I laughed.

Besides, what's up with Bianchi USA's naming scheme? Is it appropriate to ride a San Jose in San Jose? I know a guy who rides a Fremont in San Jose, but I don't know if he's taken it to...
03-16-07, 01:45 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,595
Posted By Slonie

Sounds pretty good, I'll be waiting on the...

Sounds pretty good, I'll be waiting on the further details...
03-15-07, 04:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 893
Posted By Slonie

I'm diggin' the style of your build. Nice!

I'm diggin' the style of your build. Nice!
03-14-07, 02:42 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,332
Posted By Slonie

Just promise that if Tony does go along with it,...

Just promise that if Tony does go along with it, you make a new thread with all the relevant information in the top post ;)
03-11-07, 02:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,718
Posted By Slonie

I pulled on the brake at NAHBS, and it didn't...

I pulled on the brake at NAHBS, and it didn't move. The lever actually had a ziptie on it. The lady told me somebody broke it earlier in the day, whatever that means. I also picked up the bike by my...
03-08-07, 03:27 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,883
Posted By Slonie

I use the simple green (or cheap Performance...

I use the simple green (or cheap Performance brand degreaser) and hot water bath and toothbrushing, followed by Rock N' Roll, but now I'm gonna try the mineral spirit method after reading Langolier's...
03-03-07, 10:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 367
Posted By Slonie

Dude, that was freakin' awesome. I met a lot of...

Dude, that was freakin' awesome. I met a lot of cool people, and had a lot of fun! Can't wait till next year, maybe I'll even do it on one gear that time
03-01-07, 01:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 367
Posted By Slonie

Thanks, those were probably the finest...

Thanks, those were probably the finest instructions I've ever gotten, for anything. :D

Also, ahpook, thanks for the link to last year's discussion. I got the PDF and the turn-list from one of the...
02-28-07, 04:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 367
Posted By Slonie

Well, I'm still planning on going (and starting...

Well, I'm still planning on going (and starting from the Souf Bay also)...Since I've never ridden that far before I'll be satisfied just to finish...But is there anything I should know as a...
02-27-07, 05:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,136
Posted By Slonie

Hey, that's a great deal. Being a higher-end...

Hey, that's a great deal. Being a higher-end product, I guess that's an even better buy than Jenson's $30 S-3?
02-26-07, 02:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 7,592
Posted By Slonie

Because the front brake does most of the work?

Because the front brake does most of the work?
02-24-07, 04:49 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 7,080
Posted By Slonie

Oh, that's tragic...For everyone involved....

Oh, that's tragic...For everyone involved. Usually people don't honk or yell at me, but when they do it's always totally inexplicable. I'm going to get a boating airhorn for the next group ride I go...
02-23-07, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,539
Views: 74,154
Posted By Slonie

Well, at the very least you help put my mind at...

Well, at the very least you help put my mind at ease...I guess I'll leave it. My current bike has a 57 top tube too, but only now did I start considering whether it's too long. If anything, I can...
02-23-07, 05:38 AM
Replies: 1,539
Views: 74,154
Posted By Slonie

I ordered a blue 1 1/8" 59. I didn't post because...

I ordered a blue 1 1/8" 59. I didn't post because I thought it was cluttering up the thread. However, I'm still waffling on changing down to a 56 and maybe somebody can help...As I said in a sizing...
02-21-07, 02:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 367
Posted By Slonie

This certainly sounds like fun! I've been wanting...

This certainly sounds like fun! I've been wanting to ride from SJ to the City for the first time, I guess this'll be it (in reverse, albiet).
02-19-07, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By Slonie

Is your 31" inseam your "pants" size, or the...

Is your 31" inseam your "pants" size, or the actual measurement from the floor to your crotch bone as usually described by bicycle sizing guides?

http://www.coloradocyclist.com/images/inseams.jpg...
02-19-07, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By Slonie

Not to hijack too much, but I was also torn...

Not to hijack too much, but I was also torn between the 56 and the 59. I'm 5'11". I ended up ordering the 59 as the 57cm top tube matches my Peugeot roadbike which seems to measure 56.5 or 57.
...
02-18-07, 11:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,529
Posted By Slonie

Thanks for the welcome. I've been lurking long...

Thanks for the welcome. I've been lurking long enough to see the entire cycle of typical threads here repeat at least once (and that's not very long), so I think I have a handle on what's going on......
02-18-07, 09:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,529
Posted By Slonie

That skate park is wicked awesome. And also,...

That skate park is wicked awesome. And also, first post. It had to happen someday.
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