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Forum: Foo
07-23-17, 03:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By plumberroy

My wife says I am the only one that she knows...

My wife says I am the only one that she knows that has a sewing /reloading room.
Forum: Foo
07-16-17, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By plumberroy

cool What are you doing for an under blanket? I...

cool What are you doing for an under blanket? I use a snug pack jungle blanket on top still working on the under quilt
Forum: Foo
07-16-17, 10:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By plumberroy

any one tinker with sewing ?

I started out when I found an old white treadle machine that I decided to get back in working condition. After I got it working I decided to see if I could use it . I mainly make drawstring bags...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-17, 07:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,191
Posted By plumberroy

I am big enough to block a lot of wind but...

I am big enough to block a lot of wind but usually riding slow enough roadies aren't interested so other than stopping I have no Idea
Forum: Foo
07-04-17, 05:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 858
Posted By plumberroy

People assume I should be a tool junkie because...

People assume I should be a tool junkie because I am a tradesman I used to buy the best for work tools (they are supplied at this job) because I made a living with them. But out side of work I buy...
Forum: Foo
07-01-17, 09:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 858
Posted By plumberroy

They are all right for occasional use I use...

They are all right for occasional use I use nothing but Ridgid , but I make my living with them . Steel wrenches get heavy to swing if you are doing it all day , especially when you get up to 36 in...
Forum: Foo
07-01-17, 05:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 837
Posted By plumberroy

Embedding is the reason most people use p.b. The...

Embedding is the reason most people use p.b. The problem I have is them with little to no notice blocking all posted pictures embedded from at least 10 years. And demanding $40 a month /...
Forum: Foo
06-30-17, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 837
Posted By plumberroy

I pulled the pictures I wasn't sure I had back up...

I pulled the pictures I wasn't sure I had back up else where . Deleted my account and told them what to do with it as politely as I could
Forum: Foo
06-27-17, 07:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

I have called Abby Retta a dozen times . They are...

I have called Abby Retta a dozen times . They are different dogs for sure Not only in looks but personality too. I do not believe either dog is full blooded beagle Retta had basset hound in her...
06-26-17, 07:30 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,300
Posted By plumberroy

I was in Aldis's tonight they had one stand left...

I was in Aldis's tonight they had one stand left beat up box, no price, one of the workers walked by and asked if I needed a price on it I said yes . She came back at $11.99 I told my wife the...
06-26-17, 05:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 31,411
Posted By plumberroy

I was in Aldis's tonight they had one stand left...

I was in Aldis's tonight they had one stand left beat up box, no price, one of the workers walked by and asked if I needed a price on it I said yes . She came back at $11.99 I told my wife the...
Forum: Foo
06-25-17, 12:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

we were planning on waiting a little while . We...

we were planning on waiting a little while . We found out that Abby needed a home and we were going up in that area anyway. Our late son is buried up there and we go up 2-3 times a summer to make...
Forum: Foo
06-25-17, 06:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

Abby Grace After a long first day with her new...

Abby Grace After a long first day with her new family . Two hour car ride . She Will never Replace Retta I don't want her to. But she has a future as my new friend . ...
Forum: Foo
06-23-17, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

Thank you for the kind thoughts and words . We...

Thank you for the kind thoughts and words . We have to make a trip 2 hours north of here tomorrow. A friend from up in that area alerted us to a tiny little year old beagle that looks like a fit...
Forum: Foo
06-19-17, 02:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

I stayed home from work and called the vet first...

I stayed home from work and called the vet first thing this morning . She said she could get her in at 1:30 today . She left this world held in my arms with my wife petting her head . I had dug her...
Forum: Foo
06-19-17, 09:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

In 2 hours I will take Retta my beagle on her...

In 2 hours I will take Retta my beagle on her last ride I am grateful for her being a part of our family these last twelve years. I will be grateful for her not suffering any longer .I ...
Forum: Foo
06-18-17, 07:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 994
Posted By plumberroy

Rough weekend

12 years ago I bought a little copper beagle rabbit dog named Retta . Mainly because she wasn't being cared for right. she had already had too many pups , she was skinny her hair was rough . I...
06-11-17, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,436
Posted By plumberroy

I don't care for the flat foot technology ...

I don't care for the flat foot technology electras But have a loft 1 with coaster brakes I love
05-29-17, 03:49 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,957
Posted By plumberroy

Our world is in a disposable mindset I picked up...

Our world is in a disposable mindset I picked up a 25 year old riding mower a couple of parts and some adjustments and it is good for a few more years most garden tillers sold today are junk I...
05-29-17, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By plumberroy

Amen

Amen
05-29-17, 10:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,746
Posted By plumberroy

This has hit a close friend hard. He is a retired...

This has hit a close friend hard. He is a retired off road racer and knew him personally . Off road motorcycle racing takes strength and endurance a lot of these guys train on bikes. I have...
05-23-17, 12:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,036
Posted By plumberroy

I have a friend who is a celebrity (retired) in...

I have a friend who is a celebrity (retired) in off road racing.who knew him. Told my he was a Great guy. He is frustrated that after all the racing , he lost his life on a bike.
05-10-17, 03:44 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,139
Posted By plumberroy

I need one bike. My custom Surly LHT, it ain't...

I need one bike. My custom Surly LHT, it ain't about need
I have the LHT
A surly steamroller S.S.
Surly flat bar Cross-check
Univega mountain bike made into a gravel/adventure bike
Electra...
Forum: Commuting
05-04-17, 05:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,872
Posted By plumberroy

you won't regret it I love mine

you won't regret it I love mine
05-04-17, 05:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 949
Posted By plumberroy

I know from back in the days I didn't have much...

I know from back in the days I didn't have much money if you can get it in the tire and it holds air it will work . Most of my bikes have topeak racks I have a tool bag that rides in the trunk...
Forum: Foo
05-04-17, 03:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,332
Posted By plumberroy

I saw a girl walking down the hall at work today ...

I saw a girl walking down the hall at work today with Princess Lea hairdo. . I doubt she was old enough to have seen the original movies in the theater
04-30-17, 02:02 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,300
Posted By plumberroy

I haven't seen them have the tool kit in about a...

I haven't seen them have the tool kit in about a year
04-29-17, 07:57 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,300
Posted By plumberroy

You need to watch Aldi's this isn't the first...

You need to watch Aldi's this isn't the first usable bike tool I have found at Aldi's I found this kit for $9.99 a couple summers back
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9Dbjqlo0bw
And a floor pump...
04-29-17, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By plumberroy

April 100 miles the hard way

I have been busy this month, it has cut in to my riding time. I made 100 miles for the month but did it the hard way .
4/9 .35 run up to neighbors
4/9 8.15 local park loop
4/14 8.00 local park...
04-29-17, 10:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 31,411
Posted By plumberroy

I actually bought a 20 piece bike tool kit from...

I actually bought a 20 piece bike tool kit from Aldis's a couple years ago for $9.99 that for a home tinkerer is quite good.I bought a pump off their clearance rack for ~$6.00 gauge isn't...
04-25-17, 07:31 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,614
Posted By plumberroy

I thought April was going to be a bust do to...

I thought April was going to be a bust do to being busy. I had around 25 miles going into this last week of the month. 63.75 miles today puts me maybe able to get 100 miles
04-24-17, 07:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,294
Posted By plumberroy

Matching :roflmao2:

Matching :roflmao2:
04-13-17, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,083
Posted By plumberroy

I mainly fish for sunfish and crappies, I will...

I mainly fish for sunfish and crappies, I will use this type of rig for stocked trout in lake . I fish a Cuban yo-yo reel hand line for catfish, carp. Buffalo etc
04-12-17, 08:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,083
Posted By plumberroy

I zip tie a tenkara rod tube or a pvc tube with...

I zip tie a tenkara rod tube or a pvc tube with an 8 ft ft collapsible cane pole to my rack . I use this for pan fish I carry and use a Cuban Yo-yo handline for heavier fish I Have bungees a...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-17, 10:57 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,135
Posted By plumberroy

I have lbs do wheel truing if it is bad . Some...

I have lbs do wheel truing if it is bad . Some of the times I can get wheels true some times they go the other way. . I have got to the point where I know to leave it alone ,and take it to shop...
03-30-17, 04:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,613
Posted By plumberroy

Cincinnati has had this law for 3-4 years now in...

Cincinnati has had this law for 3-4 years now in the city there are many billboards around town saying give cyclist 3 feet clearance
03-29-17, 12:57 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,371
Posted By plumberroy

I made 24 miles yesterday to bring me to 140...

I made 24 miles yesterday to bring me to 140 miles 40 over my 100 mile goal
03-24-17, 03:50 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,371
Posted By plumberroy

A trip around the neighborhood put me over 100...

A trip around the neighborhood put me over 100 miles for March. First 100 mile month since 2015
03-20-17, 01:51 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,371
Posted By plumberroy

I didn't ride much last year. I had a stay in the...

I didn't ride much last year. I had a stay in the hospital in late Nov. so I am trying to ride more for health I got 100 .9 miles outside for Jan. and Feb. I set a 100 mile goal for March I need...
03-20-17, 06:30 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 7,476
Posted By plumberroy

I was on a MUP yesterday I passed a young man...

I was on a MUP yesterday I passed a young man (7-9) I slowed way down and said passing on your left . My wife called so I pulled to the side . As the young man caught up and passed he announced "...
03-20-17, 05:55 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 34,031
Posted By plumberroy

My main bikes Did I mention I like Surly's :D ...

My main bikes Did I mention I like Surly's :D
http://i203.photobucket.com/albums/aa32/plumberroy/PC280048_zps383c4c8a.jpg...
03-19-17, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,055
Posted By plumberroy

Starting to get back in shape

Took my new Cross check and rode the Little Miami river trail Rode 13.25 took a little break and rode back. A month ago I was stopping for a breather every 3-4 miles
Forum: Touring
03-17-17, 06:53 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,970
Posted By plumberroy

I am 295 and have been up to 330 I have done...

I am 295 and have been up to 330 I have done over nighters and day trips with lots of gear on a long haul trucker for several years and it is still going strong. I have hauled 2 cases of...
03-15-17, 07:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,827
Posted By plumberroy

I can tell you this I bought a new Surly flat bar...

I can tell you this I bought a new Surly flat bar Cross check it comes with a pork chop rack I had a Topeak explorer put on it . I have Topeak racks on 4 bikes and a quick release Topeak beam...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-17, 03:29 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 6,633
Posted By plumberroy

I have only seen 2 or 3 brooks in use in my life ...

I have only seen 2 or 3 brooks in use in my life I just bought one and have 10-12 miles on it. I found a nearly mint 1975 Raleigh sport with the original saddle and Raleigh tires. I ordered a new...
03-11-17, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,966
Posted By plumberroy

Thanks, I am still fine tuning the seat and...

Thanks, I am still fine tuning the seat and handle bar adjustments I rode it 18 miles today
03-11-17, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21,022
Views: 2,031,676
Posted By plumberroy

They ain't that white now :D I have ridden it a...

They ain't that white now :D I have ridden it a couple times
03-11-17, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 785
Posted By plumberroy

bikes direct bikes Gravity Deadeye monster ...

bikes direct bikes
Gravity Deadeye monster
Gravity bullseye 29 plus
Just wanted a fat bike and with no real good place to ride one I got the single speed I have since got a place to ride dirt ...
03-11-17, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 785
Posted By plumberroy

My odds and ends bikes Electra loft 1 ...

My odds and ends bikes
Electra loft 1
Univega Alpina 501
Raleigh sports
I just liked the looks of the Electra I thought I needed a vintage mtn bike ended up modding the univega into a drop...
03-11-17, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 785
Posted By plumberroy

taste in bikes

Every one different taste in bikes the first thing I want to say if you ride it and it makes you happy :thumb: doesn't matter if it is $50 bike or $15k . Some are happy with one, some want a...
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