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08-16-19, 03:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,910
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Stand By Me has a very young Wil Wheaten, AKA...

Stand By Me has a very young Wil Wheaten, AKA Wesley Crusher in it.

And yes... Mailbox Baseball was a thing.... And, in some areas, still is. Thankfully, it's quite rare now.
08-16-19, 03:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,007
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Wouln't know... I haven't worn jeans while...

Wouln't know... I haven't worn jeans while cycling for years. Shorts or sweatpants for this wolfess.
08-16-19, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,603
Posted By Fargo Wolf

What was that like for weight distribution?

What was that like for weight distribution?
Forum: Commuting
08-16-19, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 125,790
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Used needles of late....

Used needles of late....
Forum: Commuting
08-16-19, 03:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,286
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I have a couple of cheap Everyday brand...

I have a couple of cheap Everyday brand headlights and tail lights that I use and I love them. From the saddle, the headlights are really bright and do a great job of lighting up the road in front of...
08-16-19, 03:26 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 20,716
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I just try to remain as calm as possible. Not...

I just try to remain as calm as possible. Not much else you can do. =/
08-16-19, 03:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,025
Posted By Fargo Wolf

But why today? The last two times, no problem. Oh...

But why today? The last two times, no problem. Oh well.... Kamloops BC is going down the proverbial toilet in every way imaginable....
08-16-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,115
Posted By Fargo Wolf

That's dedication. I'll say that much. Hopefully,...

That's dedication. I'll say that much. Hopefully, she's inspired other people, especially women in the time since she was an Mom to be and today.
08-16-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,607
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Of course I'm limited by my gut. It's no fun...

Of course I'm limited by my gut. It's no fun cycling hungry, thus justifying a beer ( or beers) and a bite. ^^
08-16-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,423
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Wouldn't know. I own a P/U truck. XD That being...

Wouldn't know. I own a P/U truck. XD That being said, I have seen peeps use U- Locks through the wheel and frame, so that would be thieves look else where (or at least hopefully they do).
08-16-19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,021
Posted By Fargo Wolf

As long as the water doesn't reach the big chain...

As long as the water doesn't reach the big chain ring, it's good.
08-16-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,025
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Drive Through

Long stopry short, I was at the drive through at the N Shore Wendy's on my bicycle. 2 days doing the same thing no problem. Today, from staff there: GET YOUR ******G BIKE OUT F THE DRIVE THROUGH!!!...
12-26-18, 05:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 17,681
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I honestly don't carry anything. I have my Co2...

I honestly don't carry anything. I have my Co2 air horn, of course and only used it once this year, as I needed to get the attention of a City tree crew doing brushing/trimming on an MUP. The only...
12-26-18, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,412
Views: 122,052
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Just went to a nearby park to get some pics of my...

Just went to a nearby park to get some pics of my bike in the snow. A fairly short ride, but a ride none the less.
12-26-18, 04:53 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 26,134
Posted By Fargo Wolf

First snowfall of the winter, so I naturally went...

First snowfall of the winter, so I naturally went for a ride. Wasn't too bad. The the arterial streets were partly clear heading out and wet coming back. As a result "feeder" routes were pretty icy...
12-26-18, 04:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,702
Posted By Fargo Wolf

How did it go? Same as always. Drove a little bit...

How did it go? Same as always. Drove a little bit and cycled when I could, which was rarely, thanks to my (now former) job. For 2019, I want to cycle more of course, including to from what ever job I...
12-26-18, 04:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,127
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I wouldn't be too bothered by the situation. A...

I wouldn't be too bothered by the situation. A competent driver would of course slow down when overtaking, irregardless of the posted limit and/or weather/road conditions at the time. I'd just keep...
12-26-18, 04:31 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,937
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Depends on the time of evening/night. Most people...

Depends on the time of evening/night. Most people work during the day, so by 5-6PM they will have, or be heading for home. After the evening Rush, traffic naturally drops off till the next morning....
12-26-18, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,442
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Where I am... the "stupid" things drivers do is,...

Where I am... the "stupid" things drivers do is, is get behind the wheel in the first place.....
12-26-18, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Fargo Wolf

First Ride Of the Winter

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Forum: Commuting
11-27-18, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 125,790
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Still, awesome none the less.

Still, awesome none the less.
11-27-18, 06:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 17,681
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Not where I live, given the fact that a person...

Not where I live, given the fact that a person who has not showered for the last decade is nowhere near as bad as the reek of the local pulp mill's settling ponds when the wind blows....

In all...
11-27-18, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,327
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I hear ya.... Some hills I can do (but struggle...

I hear ya.... Some hills I can do (but struggle to climb them) and then there are those where I need to get off and push. Thankfully, the latter is only at a count of 1 at this time.
11-27-18, 05:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fargo Wolf

A good quality bike trailer would be a nice...

A good quality bike trailer would be a nice surprise.
11-27-18, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,794
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Keep just to the left of the fog line (white...

Keep just to the left of the fog line (white line) as traffic approaches. Otherwise, take the lane. If you don't have one already, get a good mirror (Supercycle has a good one and it's pretty cheap,...
11-27-18, 05:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,219
Posted By Fargo Wolf

You've never been to the Netherlands, have you?...

You've never been to the Netherlands, have you? I'll leave this here for you. : https://www.youtube.com/user/markenlei/videos
11-27-18, 05:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,762
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Still have my faithful Ford Ranger. She's seen...

Still have my faithful Ford Ranger. She's seen better days (big dent in the box and passenger side door after arguing with a power pole wile avoiding a speeding driver in an alley in Richmond, BC,...
11-27-18, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 993
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Cool!!! ^^ I'll have to have a look.

Cool!!! ^^ I'll have to have a look.
11-27-18, 05:20 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,166
Posted By Fargo Wolf

How do I find my motivation you ask? Right...

How do I find my motivation you ask?

Right here: https://www.youtube.com/user/markenlei/videos
11-27-18, 05:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,605
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Wrong Side Of the Path

So, I was out for a ride this afternoon because it was actually a decent day out. Just before crossing one of the major bridges in town where I live, I was on an MUP. I saw the guy coming the other...
09-29-18, 12:14 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 32,452
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Yesterday. Went on a ride out to Tranquille, then...

Yesterday. Went on a ride out to Tranquille, then into Lac Du Bois Provincial Park for a short ride along the Tranquille River.
09-29-18, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 999
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I can imagine what it was like in PG. I went to...

I can imagine what it was like in PG. I went to Terrace for a little vacation at the start of Aug., just before it got really bad up there. Stopped at the Francois Ferry landing on my way home and...
04-19-18, 10:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,644
Posted By Fargo Wolf

A bike trailer is best. Most people I've seen use...

A bike trailer is best. Most people I've seen use a child's trailer, simply because they are the most available.

What went wrong/didn't work out with the child trailer?
Forum: Touring
04-19-18, 10:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,139
Posted By Fargo Wolf

It's generally not a big deal for either. Being...

It's generally not a big deal for either. Being discreet is key.

For #1, A tree, or bush will do. On the other hand, if you're out on the prairies, you'll have to walk a ways off the road.

For...
Forum: Commuting
04-19-18, 10:24 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,951
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I don't commute by bike because I just have to...

I don't commute by bike because I just have to leave the house, walk across the street to where the company truck is parked (since you are expected to bring your work home with you), get in and go to...
04-19-18, 10:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,929
Posted By Fargo Wolf

That should be done (wheel truing) during a tune...

That should be done (wheel truing) during a tune up. I'm the mechanic didn't think it was serious enough to worry about that the time. Take the bike in and get them to look at the wheel. It should be...
04-19-18, 10:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,455
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I've dubbed my bike the 1986 Hyundai Stellar. :D ...

I've dubbed my bike the 1986 Hyundai Stellar. :D

5spd manual, CXL (Canadian spec)
...
04-17-18, 05:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,700
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Does it matter? He got hit by someone in a...

Does it matter? He got hit by someone in a vehicle. It doesn't matter if it's a Smart Car, or Ford Excursion. A vehicle is a vehicle.
04-17-18, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 885
Posted By Fargo Wolf

They do, but authorities are quick to round them...

They do, but authorities are quick to round them up and deal with them accordingly.
04-17-18, 05:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,388
Posted By Fargo Wolf

The railways around here haven't used fusees for...

The railways around here haven't used fusees for nearly 30 years....
04-17-18, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,089
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I'm surprised he even MADE a report in the first...

I'm surprised he even MADE a report in the first place. Then again, the legal system in Russia is sketchy as cuss, so I shouldn't be too surprised that it played out as it did.
04-17-18, 05:30 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 16,015
Posted By Fargo Wolf

If the situation warrants it, yes, I will "take...

If the situation warrants it, yes, I will "take the lane". For the most part, drivers take it in stride, though on a couple of occasions, this was NOT the case.

The first incident happened back in...
04-17-18, 05:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,289
Posted By Fargo Wolf

If it was battery powered, it would make for a...

If it was battery powered, it would make for a cheap flashlight. If it was pawned off, it would get the person enough money for a 355ml can of beer or chocolate bar, or small sack of chips.
04-17-18, 05:06 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,861
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I dunno... Personal preference? I wear them when...

I dunno... Personal preference? I wear them when I'm cycling (and often when I'm not) to protect my hands, or just because I want to (and can).
04-17-18, 05:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,887
Posted By Fargo Wolf

:D :roflmao2:

:D :roflmao2:
04-17-18, 04:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,420
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Seconded. There's an MUP (Multi Use Pathway)...

Seconded. There's an MUP (Multi Use Pathway) along the waterfront and goes for miles. Google Streetveiw will give an idea.
04-17-18, 04:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,829
Posted By Fargo Wolf

I've read about those and I think there's a...

I've read about those and I think there's a thread or two somewhere (emphasis on SOMEWHERE) on this very forum about that.
04-17-18, 04:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,722
Posted By Fargo Wolf

Not sure, but I think I have about 1/2 dozen....

Not sure, but I think I have about 1/2 dozen. Both mountain and road/touring. Used to have one that was mostly patches. I was proud of that tube.:D
04-17-18, 04:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,200
Posted By Fargo Wolf

You have my attention....

You have my attention....
04-17-18, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 875
Posted By Fargo Wolf

If you're in Canada (have no idea if you live in...

If you're in Canada (have no idea if you live in Canada, the US, or elsewhere) Crappy (Canadian) Tire is the place to go.
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