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10-27-21, 10:46 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,100
Posted By MarcusT

Huh? :foo:

Huh? :foo:
10-27-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 477
Posted By livedarklions

Sorry, you really have no clue about statistics. ...

Sorry, you really have no clue about statistics. You're wayyyyyyy more likely to get hit at an intersection or a driveway when you're coming from the direction the driver isn't looking at, y'know,...
10-27-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 716
Posted By downtube42

Buddy of mine is in transportation planning. In...

Buddy of mine is in transportation planning. In the small city we both lived in at the time, he got super excited one evening when we saw a young woman ride through downtown solo. Like, disturbingly...
10-27-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,100
Posted By gringomojado

It is about cycling "fads' and fashions ...

It is about cycling "fads' and fashions

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10-27-21, 05:10 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,100
Posted By Reynolds

Triple front and corncob rear FTW.

Triple front and corncob rear FTW.
10-27-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 716
Posted By Chinghis

Or, there's guys like me who obsessively look at...

Or, there's guys like me who obsessively look at riders' bike to see what they're on. Damn modern bikes with gray lettering on a black carbon frame, so I have to stare at the downtube for a while......
10-27-21, 11:55 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,100
Posted By shelbyfv

After pondering other threads on gearing, it just...

After pondering other threads on gearing, it just doesnt make any sense to get rid of the front triple. A bike report I read had a bike with a 34 front and 12 gears in the cluster. The reason it...
10-27-21, 10:33 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,100
Posted By masi61

I like triples quite a bit. It is kind of...

I like triples quite a bit. It is kind of frustrating that there are no current higher end triples offered.
10-27-21, 01:19 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By base2

I forgot how I even got subscribed to this...

I forgot how I even got subscribed to this thread. But, I am inclined to belive livedarklions . There is an avid & active lady cyclist I know that organizes group rides from the local high school. At...
10-26-21, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By Ogsarg

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A short walk in old Park City, UT
10-26-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4,172
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Posted By Wildwood

Very docile 6 pt buck in the back yard. T’was...

Very docile 6 pt buck in the back yard. T’was rubbing his horns rather vigorously on a branch. Wish the phone/camera had been handy (2 days ago) when a bobcat calmly stretched then strolled thru the...
10-26-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By tomato coupe

How many pages are needed for it to go into...

How many pages are needed for it to go into syndication?
10-26-21, 12:37 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By indyfabz

This thread is like a TV soap opera of old. You...

This thread is like a TV soap opera of old. You miss a few episodes and you havenít really missed anything. :D
10-26-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By Clyde1820

Old injuries that severely limit the amount of...

Old injuries that severely limit the amount of power I can put down and which terrain I am able to ride.

So, it's:

Bike: A 1990s vintage MTB of smaller size -- Trek 970.
Riding...
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By znomit

From Strava it looks like about a 16 mile stretch...

From Strava it looks like about a 16 mile stretch of dead flat road in Florida.
10-24-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By fooferdoggie

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10-23-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4,172
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Posted By biker128pedal

A damp day Friday fenders help. 36 mile ride. No...

A damp day Friday fenders help. 36 mile ride. No rain but damp roads.

...
10-22-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By PeteHski

I ride a lot of steep climbs in UK Sportive...

I ride a lot of steep climbs in UK Sportive events (well over 20%) and invariably when someone has to get off and walk I ride past them (slowly). I have never once had someone pass me while pushing...
10-22-21, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By Biker395

Yep ... a decent cellphone. I need to pull down...

Yep ... a decent cellphone. I need to pull down the original and clean it up a bit. We get some awesome sunsets this time of year.
...
10-22-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By cyccommute

Generally, if you can ride your efficiency and...

Generally, if you can ride your efficiency and energy use is lower. Bicycles are the most efficient mode of transportation there is. We are about 5 times more efficient on a bicycle than walking ...
10-22-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By Wildwood

:thumb: ...

:thumb:


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10-22-21, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By Biker395

Gotta love riding this time of year. :love: ...

Gotta love riding this time of year. :love:

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10-19-21, 11:01 PM
Replies: 20,657
Views: 3,627,543
Posted By ZudeJammer

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-19-21, 08:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,303
Posted By chaadster

One bike? What are you, in elementary school?

One bike? What are you, in elementary school?
10-19-21, 07:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 882
Posted By Korina

Basically none, the air's coming from the pump...

Basically none, the air's coming from the pump hose.
10-19-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By Phil_gretz

False. Crank length does not factor into...

False. Crank length does not factor into gear-inch calculation. Please stop being didactic. You have no idea what you don't know.
10-19-21, 08:48 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 12,226
Posted By rydabent

I have 24 speeds on my trike and 27 on my...

I have 24 speeds on my trike and 27 on my recumbent. They work fine.
10-18-21, 11:10 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,775
Posted By 79pmooney

I've always wanted quads. Thought if I climbed...

I've always wanted quads. Thought if I climbed enough walls on my fix gear, I could develop them but it never happened. :(
10-14-21, 05:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,233
Posted By Bald Paul

Read post #14 for the SORE definition.

Read post #14 for the SORE definition.
10-13-21, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 310
Posted By BROOKLINEBIKER

Bar End Shifter Problems

Hi folks,
I own a 2011 surly Long Haul Trucker. On the advice of my local bike shop, I replaced my bar-end shifters in September to resolve shifting issues. As you'll see from the photo I provide,...
10-13-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 418
Posted By genejockey

14 mm is 0.55".

14 mm is 0.55".
10-13-21, 05:44 AM
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Views: 641,005
Posted By ultrarider7

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A flowery Elvis sings: 'Love Me Tender'
Part of the decorations...
10-12-21, 04:37 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 3,672
Posted By tomato coupe

SRAM will introduce their new 1-50 cassette, for...

SRAM will introduce their new 1-50 cassette, for use with their 3-tooth chain ring.
10-12-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 603
Posted By gugie

I think it's another bike.

I think it's another bike.
10-12-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 3,672
Posted By Rolla

That's what I love about the bicycle: the...

That's what I love about the bicycle: the simplicity. :lol:
10-12-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 3,672
Posted By Broctoon

Predictions about upcoming new bike tech

Iím not looking to start a debate about the pros and cons of specific novel features or of bike evolution generally. Iím just imagining what a state of the art bicycle might look like ten years from...
10-12-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,233
Posted By Bald Paul

That issue (faster than advertised speed for the...

That issue (faster than advertised speed for the group) seems to be widespread. My club does offer a 'beginner' ride for new riders at 12-13mph average speed. I will sometimes ride that group to help...
10-11-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By ThermionicScott

One way to test your hypothesis would be to put...

One way to test your hypothesis would be to put in one old and one new battery, so the total voltage is somewhere in the "normal" range for the light.
10-11-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By ultrarider7

Someone has way too much time on their hands...

Someone has way too much time on their hands...
10-11-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By ThermionicScott

I feel like this bike wouldn't pass a drug test...

I feel like this bike wouldn't pass a drug test...
10-10-21, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By Bianchi84

My '84 Blanche Tipo Corsa by an old, small local...

My '84 Blanche Tipo Corsa by an old, small local graveyard.
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And...
10-10-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By gthomson

Pre pandemic year I rode around the newer...

Pre pandemic year I rode around the newer neighbourhoods looking for decorated properties to add as a back drop for my recent bike acquisition at the time.
...
10-10-21, 12:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By gesta

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Peugeot PVN10 ready for s24o.
10-08-21, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By celesteguy

Almost Halloween- Post a Spooky pic of your C & V Bike!

Trying to get into the Halloween spirit? Lets see some spooky pics of your C and V bikes!

Here's my 1998 Bianchi CX hanging out in the graveyard. Too scary...
...
10-08-21, 10:43 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,147
Posted By rsbob

Being a ‘chump’, I soft pedal Zwift (otherwise...

Being a ‘chump’, I soft pedal Zwift (otherwise know as fake riding) on some downhills after prolonged efforts so my avatar doesn’t just stop and look more pathetic than it already is.
10-08-21, 08:15 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,147
Posted By msu2001la

I like to keep the pedals moving in a group ride...

I like to keep the pedals moving in a group ride just so the guy on the front doesn't realize how little work I'm doing.
10-07-21, 11:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,009
Posted By UniChris

Finally, some sanity. I think the difference...

Finally, some sanity.

I think the difference though is that what you are describing is a serious effort to use motors to augment cycling.

In contrast, while that's not unheard of here, a lot of...
10-07-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4,172
Views: 641,005
Posted By Biker395

Joy. ...

Joy.

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10-06-21, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By genejockey

So much so that I personally cannot imagine the...

So much so that I personally cannot imagine the topic ever coming up again.
10-06-21, 03:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By tomato coupe

Was there a recent padded bike shorts thread? ...

Was there a recent padded bike shorts thread?

Yes, and everything was resolved to the satisfaction of all involved.
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