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Forum: Foo
11-28-07, 12:02 AM
Forum: Foo
11-27-07, 11:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By openclassmx

So, my diagnosis is confirmed... herniated disc.

Saw the spine specialist today, and what I've thought all along has the official M.D. stamp of approval. Ruptured L5-S1. Right now he's recommending no surgery, and just limiting athletics to what...
Forum: Foo
11-27-07, 11:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,194
Posted By openclassmx

I have experienced pretty much the same thing on...

I have experienced pretty much the same thing on several occasions at various retail and food service places. One of the Home Depots around here is the worst. I am invisible, but everyone who is...
Forum: Foo
11-03-07, 09:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 960
Posted By openclassmx

I have to differ with the majority. I've been in...

I have to differ with the majority. I've been in the motorcycle business for a LONG time. There is nothing wrong with a 600-class sportbike in responsible hands. They are not animals with a mind of...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-07, 09:40 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 16,235
Posted By openclassmx

Fair enough. It was just the first sports car...

Fair enough. It was just the first sports car that came to mind (made by a company that disappeared).
Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-07, 05:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,833
Posted By openclassmx

Anybody know how to get coffee out of a keyboard?

Anybody know how to get coffee out of a keyboard?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-07, 09:30 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 16,235
Posted By openclassmx

Excellent point. I've never seen a BD bike in...

Excellent point. I've never seen a BD bike in person, so it's irrelevant for me to argue quaility. But from a marketing standpoint, I think you've hit the nail on the head.

Automotive analogy:...
Forum: Foo
10-19-07, 09:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,240
Posted By openclassmx

We were threatened with legal action for having...

We were threatened with legal action for having "hold music" on our phone system. That is the most bull#$)(_&# reason I've ever heard... public performance. Yeah. OK. :fight:
Forum: Foo
10-17-07, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2,325
Views: 82,770
Posted By openclassmx

Thinking of trying out for the Olympic team......

Thinking of trying out for the Olympic team... will my triple be OK or should I get a new crankset?
Forum: Foo
10-15-07, 09:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,457
Posted By openclassmx

Stairway to Heaven Slow Ride (Foghat) The...

Stairway to Heaven
Slow Ride (Foghat)
The Joker (Steve Miller Band)
Anything by Bad Company

Not that I didn't like these in the day (well, OK, I always hated "The Joker"), but they've been...
Forum: Foo
10-12-07, 08:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,637
Posted By openclassmx

Funny jokes don't need an explanation, so no...

Funny jokes don't need an explanation, so no surprise there.
Forum: Foo
10-12-07, 08:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 843
Posted By openclassmx

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y8/Cheap9Ball/sma...

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y8/Cheap9Ball/small1yrbw.jpg
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y8/Cheap9Ball/100_1148.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-07, 08:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,511
Posted By openclassmx

Learn from my suffering. Do NOT buy a...

Learn from my suffering. Do NOT buy a Performance "Hurricane Essential". It takes me 3 times longer to air up than it should because I have to futz with the head so much before it will inflate. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-07, 08:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,485
Posted By openclassmx

Yeah, I know... but I HATE traffic. Sort of the...

Yeah, I know... but I HATE traffic. Sort of the same reason that most all of my motorcycle riding is on the track now- too many idiots on the road. I can get a decent workout on the Comet and, I...
Forum: Foo
10-09-07, 07:32 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,293
Posted By openclassmx

We'd have more water if neighboring states...

We'd have more water if neighboring states wouldn't sue us for using it. I guess downstream trumps upstream?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-07, 06:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,485
Posted By openclassmx

I would, but a) I have no photos of me on the...

I would, but
a) I have no photos of me on the bike, and
b) I've never been over 30mph (I ride a pretty flat area).
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-07, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By openclassmx

If you count motorcycles, yes. I would have to...

If you count motorcycles, yes. I would have to have an ambulance called if I tried it on a bicycle.
Forum: Foo
10-08-07, 01:52 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 3,439
Posted By openclassmx

I have one that I would really, REALLY like to be...

I have one that I would really, REALLY like to be missing. :(
Forum: Foo
10-08-07, 01:51 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 3,439
Posted By openclassmx

I always sneeze when becoming.... aroused. My...

I always sneeze when becoming.... aroused. My wife will wait for the sneeze and then say, "There, now we can go ahead". Yes, weird.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-07, 05:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,154
Posted By openclassmx

I have a huge poster of Ben Spies in the garage,...

I have a huge poster of Ben Spies in the garage, and the front and center decal right above his faceshield is a TIME logo.
10-01-07, 04:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,397
Posted By openclassmx

CAD=Canadian dollars (where the responder is...

CAD=Canadian dollars (where the responder is from)
PBK=Pro Bike Kit (name of retailer)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-07, 05:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By openclassmx

Yeah, Performance shipping is a joke. My (only)...

Yeah, Performance shipping is a joke. My (only) order took 3 days to ship (the items were in stock), and 11 days to arrive. From NC to GA. Our suppliers at work send packages using UPS ground or...
09-14-07, 06:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,024
Posted By openclassmx

My LBS' owner drives an H1 with a rack on it. I...

My LBS' owner drives an H1 with a rack on it. I think maybe he's making too much money? (Just kidding, I applaud his capitalism.)
09-14-07, 06:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,530
Posted By openclassmx

I wish I could still find those. Those patches...

I wish I could still find those. Those patches would stay on through ANYTHING. I still have my Dad's clamp, too. Also have a few patches left, but the metal "trays" that they are made on are...
09-14-07, 05:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,783
Posted By openclassmx

Zep Soy Resolve. Great stuff IMO.

Zep Soy Resolve. Great stuff IMO.
Forum: Foo
09-13-07, 08:26 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 3,945
Posted By openclassmx

Umm.... This is for FIGHTING, this is for...

Umm....

This is for FIGHTING, this is for fun.
Forum: Foo
09-13-07, 08:21 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 3,945
Posted By openclassmx

"I know... let's have a spelling contest." (also...

"I know... let's have a spelling contest." (also Tombstone)

"When I get home, the first thing I'm gonna do is punch your Mama right in the mouth. There is no way that you came from my loins." ...
Forum: Foo
09-12-07, 09:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 954
Posted By openclassmx

I hate customers who don't mind taking up my time...

I hate customers who don't mind taking up my time to basically say, "I'm looking up my own parts to save ten dollars. Would you tell me how to make sure I get the right color? And which one is for...
Forum: Foo
09-12-07, 09:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 690
Posted By openclassmx

Just my opinion, and I work in the motorcycle...

Just my opinion, and I work in the motorcycle industry:
You have the right to repairs under warranty. As far as I know there is nothing to limit the time it takes. The Lemon Law (if it even...
09-10-07, 08:09 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,536
Posted By openclassmx

Just don't let the "people who dare touch my...

Just don't let the "people who dare touch my bike" crowd catch you doing that.... :D
09-05-07, 07:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,396
Posted By openclassmx

Bragging: My average ride is 10-15 miles...

Bragging:

My average ride is 10-15 miles about 1-2 times a week; I've been cycling for about 4 months. The infrequency of my rides is due to work and family rather than will.

Monday, I did a...
Forum: Foo
09-04-07, 07:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,802
Posted By openclassmx

When they told me I had to "flip it" they told me...

When they told me I had to "flip it" they told me it was fact and that it was non-negotiable.
09-01-07, 09:53 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,377
Posted By openclassmx

I carry protection. Not condoms. There was...

I carry protection. Not condoms.

There was a woman murdered (and, I believe, raped) on a MUP in the middle of a fairly busy area here a while back. I can't help but wonder if she'd be alive if...
Forum: Foo
09-01-07, 09:39 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 1,849
Posted By openclassmx

Rode a light ride today with the wife (I towed...

Rode a light ride today with the wife (I towed our 3 year old daughter). We'll do a group ride/BBQ on Monday (probably without the daughter). Beer to follow.
08-29-07, 01:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,018
Posted By openclassmx

Thanks for the replies, folks. I feel like a...

Thanks for the replies, folks. I feel like a complete idiot because I was looking at mounting the magnet more toward the BB than out at the spindle of the pedal (with the idea that the sensor was...
08-27-07, 09:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,018
Posted By openclassmx

I thought about that, but the relief is round, so...

I thought about that, but the relief is round, so unless I make a WIDE shim that will bridge the relief it won't improve matters. The kit came with a shim to space the magnet closer to the sensor,...
08-27-07, 09:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,018
Posted By openclassmx

Installing cadence magnet on crank with hollow back?

I picked up the cadence sensor kit for my Sigma 1606 wireless today. The crank arms (Bontrager Race Lite) on my bike (Trek 2100) are hollowed out on the back side, and the magnet is too wide to fit...
Forum: Southeast
08-27-07, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,265
Posted By openclassmx

The GA Rails Into Trails Society is having a...

The GA Rails Into Trails Society is having a Labor Day ride on Sept 3rd starting in Rockmart, GA. The Century option is part RTT, part road. I think they have info on www.trailexpress.com...
Forum: Foo
08-26-07, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
Posted By openclassmx

Our 10th is 9/19, mental note made... :D

Our 10th is 9/19, mental note made... :D
Forum: Road Cycling
08-25-07, 09:57 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,228
Posted By openclassmx

Pretty much never. If I look back it's like an...

Pretty much never. If I look back it's like an automatic merge device; I'll move in the direction I look. Look over left shoulder=move left. That's a heck of a lot more dangerous than whatever...
Forum: Foo
08-25-07, 09:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 450
Posted By openclassmx

+ eleventy billion.

+ eleventy billion.
Forum: Foo
08-25-07, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By openclassmx

When I started typing this there were 90 users...

When I started typing this there were 90 users online. I popped over to my other hangout, ar15.com, and there were 3659 on. Total posts? 16,061,744 .

So, yeah, it's busier.
08-24-07, 05:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 831
Posted By openclassmx

My wife's orange bike is named Kipper (yes, after...

My wife's orange bike is named Kipper (yes, after the preschoolers' cartoon).
Mine is red and white, and has so far avoided being named, partly because I told her I was NOT having a bike called Elmo.
08-23-07, 08:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,311
Posted By openclassmx

The residents rather like the low crime rates...

The residents rather like the low crime rates there though.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-07, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,346
Posted By openclassmx

The stock wheels seem to me like they are not up...

The stock wheels seem to me like they are not up to hard work. I bought a new 1000SL for my wife and the wheels were true for a grand total of between 5 and 12 miles (they were true after...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-07, 05:30 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,144
Posted By openclassmx

Amazing... a sarcastic post about BD posts can't...

Amazing... a sarcastic post about BD posts can't avoid turning into the same old argument by page 2.
Forum: Foo
08-18-07, 09:16 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,440
Posted By openclassmx

I think I already know the answer to this, but: ...

I think I already know the answer to this, but:

Does your Dad realize that his attempt to build a suppressor ("silencer") without an approved Form 1 could VERY easily land him about 10 years in...
Forum: Foo
08-18-07, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By openclassmx

Scuffed elbows give it away? :)

Scuffed elbows give it away? :)
Forum: Foo
08-18-07, 05:48 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,343
Posted By openclassmx

Which reminds me, I need to run out and pick up...

Which reminds me, I need to run out and pick up some metric pliers.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-07, 08:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,831
Posted By openclassmx

I wish it were possible to unsee something. ...

I wish it were possible to unsee something. Maybe it is. [heads to liquor cabinet for Wild Turkey and Diet Coke]
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