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05-17-08, 08:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,655
Posted By sherpa93

Down to Knoxville with the weekly load...:) 7...

Down to Knoxville with the weekly load...:) 7 years now. Clockwork.
05-17-08, 08:23 PM
Replies: 769
Views: 233,412
Posted By sherpa93

2001... Yes Virginia you can live fine without an...

2001... Yes Virginia you can live fine without an automobile. I count it among the best things Ive ever done:)
05-17-08, 08:08 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,816
Posted By sherpa93

Ive watched 5 min of TV since 2000. What did I...

Ive watched 5 min of TV since 2000. What did I miss? Tell me true... :crash:
05-17-08, 07:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,447
Posted By sherpa93

So how tall are you Ms Blue Wind? ;) J/K Nurse...

So how tall are you Ms Blue Wind? ;) J/K Nurse of Ryan Lou at foxwear can make tights custom fit even if your legs are 8 ft long. Lou has mad sewing skillz. $39 for 250 Powerstretch. Good fabric...
05-17-08, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 870
Posted By sherpa93

April 13th... Send in taxes, Remove Nokians......

April 13th... Send in taxes, Remove Nokians... HeHe :)
Forum: Introductions
04-23-08, 01:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By sherpa93

Look really really Heavy:cry: Wheres the pedals?...

Look really really Heavy:cry: Wheres the pedals? :D
04-02-08, 04:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,765
Posted By sherpa93

One mans prize is another mans ear ache... ;)

One mans prize is another mans ear ache... ;)
03-23-08, 11:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,468
Posted By sherpa93

My next puter... wired, backlit Sigma Sport BC...

My next puter... wired, backlit Sigma Sport BC 1606L ...
03-22-08, 09:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 651
Posted By sherpa93

Low Temp test 32F 0C ...

Low Temp test 32F 0C GP 2500mah Nimh Vs Duracell 2000 mah hybrid ...
Forum: Commuting
02-21-08, 04:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,082
Posted By sherpa93

I wear the whole knight in armor ensemble. 3mm...

I wear the whole knight in armor ensemble. 3mm steel plate with chain mail. Sure its heavy, but If I get hit and survive I can be a poster exhibit for proactive safety. If not Ill be just another...
02-19-08, 10:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 746
Posted By sherpa93

Call me cynical... Insurance company lawyers job...

Call me cynical... Insurance company lawyers job is to find ANY reason.
Forum: Commuting
02-19-08, 10:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 619
Posted By sherpa93

[QUOTE Right now I'm hunting for a Grade 8...

[QUOTE

Right now I'm hunting for a Grade 8 M5x.8x18mm Socket Head. Anyone else have suggestions on good bolts?[/QUOTE]

I found these at ACE hoser. Black. 4mm Allen head. Check different...
02-17-08, 03:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 583
Posted By sherpa93

:rolleyes:

:rolleyes:
02-04-08, 10:52 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,653
Posted By sherpa93

:( Godspeed to our American Bike Ambassador...

:( Godspeed to our American Bike Ambassador Sheldon Brown. Growing my beard in sympathy...
Forum: Commuting
01-21-08, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 855
Posted By sherpa93

Look like effective B.C. glasses if nothing...

Look like effective B.C. glasses if nothing else...;)
01-02-08, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By sherpa93

I not familiar with this motor. As a general rule...

I not familiar with this motor. As a general rule Brushless motors are not voltage sensitive. The windings (turns) determine the rpm per volt (rpm/v). More volts = more rpm....
01-01-08, 02:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By sherpa93

And it is :p Portis buys Nokian extremes so he...

And it is :p Portis buys Nokian extremes so he wont fall down... Then he takes a picture of his puter going 21 mph downhill on a sheet of ice! :lol: 'Extreme' confidence.
...
01-01-08, 12:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By sherpa93

See Murphy's law... Chain suck...destroy...

See Murphy's law... Chain suck...destroy wheel...meet terra firma - See dork disk.;) ...
12-30-07, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 910
Posted By sherpa93

Urm....I think YOU said that Home Slice...

Urm....I think YOU said that Home Slice :rolleyes: HeHe You really had me gun shy on the Mount & Grounds....
11-13-07, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By sherpa93

This is a good topic. We (and bike light makers)...

This is a good topic. We (and bike light makers) use what is thrown at us. All of the lenses and collimator's have shortcomings for a bike beam. If you havent noticed alot of light goes straight into...
11-03-07, 12:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 793
Posted By sherpa93

Sammy, ...

Sammy, The Cateye EL500 with an SSC LED will be easiest...
10-28-07, 05:13 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,523
Posted By sherpa93

Cree xre led roadmap. Its moving Fast!

Cree xre led roadmap. Its moving Fast!
Forum: Commuting
10-28-07, 04:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,044
Posted By sherpa93

I keep telling folks to just make your own:) ...

I keep telling folks to just make your own:) This isnt rocket surgery and its not like LEDs are all hidden away in a vault.:rolleyes: You need: ...
10-27-07, 03:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By sherpa93

I gave up long long ago. I use a tree at the Post...

I gave up long long ago. I use a tree at the Post Office (has a tattered yellow ribbon. sad in itself). Other places Ive found Natural gas lines to lock up to (only the stupid thief..) PicNic tables...
10-27-07, 02:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By sherpa93

5 yr old article.... I think it quite an...

5 yr old article.... I think it quite an accomplishment for VW! This project was mothballed and recently brought back due to a 10 fold decrease in carbon fiber. I hope they make it. Best Ive been...
10-14-07, 10:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,794
Posted By sherpa93

Grab 2 beers and start reading A&S forum.... Make...

Grab 2 beers and start reading A&S forum.... Make sure you wear yer helmet lest your head hits your keyboard....
Forum: Commuting
09-22-07, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By sherpa93

Some NimH battery's have a high rate of self...

Some NimH battery's have a high rate of self discharge. Some of them will lose 60% + of their charge if just sitting for a week. Hence MFR advises to recharge after...
09-22-07, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,026
Posted By sherpa93

I just purchased 2007? Nokian Mount & Ground W160...

I just purchased 2007? Nokian Mount & Ground W160 26 x 1.9. This tire has generator strips molded in but no reflective sidewall.
09-21-07, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,288
Posted By sherpa93

What is the true PSI rating for Nokian Mount &...

What is the true PSI rating for Nokian Mount & Ground W160? Vendors and even Nokian site says 58-65 PSI http://www.suomityres.com/specs.htm However the...
Forum: Commuting
09-15-07, 11:46 PM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 933,549
Posted By sherpa93

^^part of gettin older chephy. comes and goes,...

^^part of gettin older chephy. comes and goes, back in no time;) Nearly hit a cat. Folks in trailer court next to road...
Forum: Commuting
09-15-07, 11:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,115
Posted By sherpa93

Miss Little totaled the Valiant :eek: ...

Miss Little totaled the Valiant :eek: Squirrels - suicidal little creatures. Aim right at em....
09-15-07, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By sherpa93

Light on left. 2 Cree xre p4. Driven at 500mah...

Light on left. 2 Cree xre p4. Driven at 500mah ea. 260 lumens. Host is Chinese copy of first cateye. Homemade electronics. Cree 8 deg optics thru Chinese cateye diffuser. Total...
09-14-07, 08:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By sherpa93

Halogen is a yellow dinosaur. Newer LEDs like...

Halogen is a yellow dinosaur. Newer LEDs like Cree xre or seoul SSC. Not even close. Its like Night and Day. Only reason I have a halogen is the cree is so bright I get high beamed if I dont turn it...
09-14-07, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By sherpa93

OK ZE just settle down. This is your old biker...

OK ZE just settle down. This is your old biker pal Sherpa 93. Heres what you do. First you get a bike. Then you get Geico bike insurance. Now you need a...
Forum: Commuting
09-06-07, 11:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 734
Posted By sherpa93

loose -looser- loosening opposite tight-...

loose -looser- loosening opposite tight- tighter- tightening lose- loser- losing- lost opposite win -winner- winning- won ...
Forum: Commuting
09-06-07, 11:32 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,982
Posted By sherpa93

Whats a Walmart?

Whats a Walmart?
09-06-07, 11:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,503
Posted By sherpa93

Welcome to the EbikeHawaii ministry of electric...

Welcome to the EbikeHawaii ministry of electric bicycles forum folks.... Repent you sinners Repent:rolleyes:
08-27-07, 01:36 AM
Replies: 909
Views: 410,626
Posted By sherpa93

Hey Thanks Percist :) I really dont drink that...

Hey Thanks Percist :) I really dont drink that much beer. No trailer plans yet but you never know. Right now at 85 lbs on rear rack(s) front wheel comes off the ground, squirrelly riding at best....
08-26-07, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,413
Posted By sherpa93

BBDrive very nice job! :) Some questions if you...

BBDrive very nice job! :) Some questions if you have some time. Your motor is clockwise rotation facing shaft but the kolmorgans on ebay are CCW rotaters. Does it matter? ...
08-26-07, 05:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By sherpa93

No No No Frankenbiker the girl had a hook for an...

No No No Frankenbiker the girl had a hook for an arm so the punch line is "Would
I, Would I?" And he says "hook arm hook arm" (as to lead her to dance floor);) HeHe ...
08-26-07, 02:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By sherpa93

Thanks Bushman. Its poplar with 3 coats marine...

Thanks Bushman.
Its poplar with 3 coats marine spar. Drainage holes for leakage but turned out very water resistant anyway. Top fits super tight silicone at front for seal. Its 500% better than...
08-26-07, 01:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,755
Posted By sherpa93

Wood eye Wood eye

Wood Cateye :p From my broken cateye HL El 500. I HATE PLASTIC:mad: Sorta retro looking but thats OK. Works better as a flashlight now much more ergonomic. Wouldnt do this on higher powered...
08-26-07, 12:05 AM
Replies: 909
Views: 410,626
Posted By sherpa93

Wood racks home made stuff:) not completely...

Wood racks home made stuff:) not completely finished;) Goal is transport 8 cases of beer 10 miles its getting closer :D Nice rig Donna
08-25-07, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,570
Posted By sherpa93

http://aebike.com/page.cfm?PageID=30&action=list&C...

http://aebike.com/page.cfm?PageID=30&action=list&Category=484&Brand=188&type=T
02-01-07, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1,865
Views: 547,837
Posted By sherpa93

Heres the NiteRider NR50 Sport on closeout for...

Heres the NiteRider NR50 Sport on closeout for $24.99

http://www.speedgoat.com/product.asp?part=108378
Forum: Commuting
02-01-07, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By sherpa93

Same Aerodynamic Parachute... With skinnier cords...

Same Aerodynamic Parachute... With skinnier cords :D

Here ya go. 2006 Shell Eco marathon.
Forum: Commuting
01-29-07, 02:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By sherpa93

Yes, the aluminum [ that replaced the plastic...

Yes, the aluminum [ that replaced the plastic arms makes it much tighter than original. U can really tork the bolt without fear of plastic breaking. If it breaks any more eventually It will look like...
Forum: Commuting
01-27-07, 05:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By sherpa93

Zefal cyclops mirror repaired..... Again!

I like the France Zefal company. Excellent designs made of Plastic!! I hate plastic :mad: Will not stand up to normal wear and tear, crashes of your average commuter. First repair after a crash broke...
Forum: Commuting
01-12-07, 05:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 635
Posted By sherpa93

Simple battery wiring Answer:) Series wiring +...

Simple battery wiring Answer:)
Series wiring + to - will double voltage

Parallel wiring - to - and + to + double amps

Cant have both sorry.

Battery charging works on impedance. For...
Forum: Commuting
01-04-07, 08:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,075
Posted By sherpa93

Beam shots Nice.. Cateye HL EL500 10...

Beam shots Nice..

Cateye HL EL500 10 ft.Those silly cateye engineers and their Cathead beams:)
This light was KIA. Not from biking. I used it as flashlight and dropped
about 10 in from pocket...
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