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06-21-19, 09:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,953
Posted By rumrunn6

on an all day ride last fall, I tried a...

on an all day ride last fall, I tried a suggestion a late friend gave me. 2 PB&J sandwiches cut into quarters. wound up being an awesome suggestion. I did take a break at the 1/2 way point &...
06-18-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,485
Posted By rumrunn6

I've been blocked. I just rolled up to the group...

I've been blocked. I just rolled up to the group & stopped & waited for them to realize what they were doing :foo:
Forum: Commuting
06-14-19, 07:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,088
Posted By rumrunn6

the ride home was robust. never rode home from...

the ride home was robust. never rode home from the office on a weekday. it was always Sunday afternoons. the cagers are more robust on Friday nights after work. a truckload of city workers tried to...
06-13-19, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 632
Posted By rumrunn6

I'm super interested :popcorn & I'm surprised to...

I'm super interested :popcorn & I'm surprised to think the shape of the tubing would have a significant effect compared to other factors that effect water from the front tire. I'm convinced enough...
06-13-19, 08:36 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,660
Posted By rumrunn6

gotta bring society into the future kicking &...

gotta bring society into the future kicking & screaming ... be a leader
Forum: Commuting
06-12-19, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,088
Posted By rumrunn6

44 :d

44 :d
06-12-19, 07:56 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 10,639
Posted By rumrunn6

ummm ... https://youtu.be/541RwJSUhNc

ummm ...

https://youtu.be/541RwJSUhNc
06-12-19, 07:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 743
Posted By rumrunn6

fwiw - the last tape I bought for my road bike...

fwiw - the last tape I bought for my road bike was 16mm
06-12-19, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,223
Posted By rumrunn6

I've read that cycling is the best training for...

I've read that cycling is the best training for cycling. I stick to the most level MTB trails I can find. I don't need a heart attack climbing one hill so I can rest at the top to control breathing...
06-12-19, 06:57 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 10,639
Posted By rumrunn6

is a bike better than a horse?

is a bike better than a horse?
06-11-19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By rumrunn6

prevention is better than a cure ...

prevention is better than a cure

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06-10-19, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,018
Posted By rumrunn6

I have a set of 45mm Riddlers & they are great...

I have a set of 45mm Riddlers & they are great off road. I got them cuz I was pushing the envelope for the straight bar hybrid I was torturing off road & they helped a lot! the tires are so good, in...
06-10-19, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,235
Posted By rumrunn6

am I understanding what I'm seeing? :foo: he...

am I understanding what I'm seeing? :foo: he didn't understand that you were taking the lane & tried to pass you on the right, at which point you decided to stop him by moving right? (or did you not...
Forum: Commuting
06-07-19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,630
Posted By rumrunn6

but you have bidets :thumb:

but you have bidets :thumb:
06-07-19, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 990
Posted By rumrunn6

nice slo-mo splash intro!

nice slo-mo splash intro!
Forum: Commuting
06-07-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,191
Posted By rumrunn6

yes, I would, so the sink style freshening would...

yes, I would, so the sink style freshening would be diluted shampoo & large cups of water for the hair & a washcloth w liquid soap for face, under arms & private parts. I have hyperhidrosis so I...
06-06-19, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 797
Posted By rumrunn6

methinks this is a possible N+1 opportunity! :D

methinks this is a possible N+1 opportunity! :D
06-06-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,115
Posted By rumrunn6

oh yeah absolutely. they were the G-Form Pro-X...

oh yeah absolutely. they were the G-Form Pro-X Knee Pads. I didn't take a photo of the PKG but I'm pretty sure they were marked XL. looking at them on Amazon ...
06-04-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,307
Posted By rumrunn6

nice few seconds of stream for the closing titling

nice few seconds of stream for the closing titling
06-04-19, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 758
Posted By rumrunn6

strobes front & rear

strobes front & rear
Forum: Commuting
05-30-19, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,074
Posted By rumrunn6

blue pedals are cool :thumb: ...

blue pedals are cool :thumb:

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Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-19, 08:45 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,251
Posted By rumrunn6

oh I thought he was gonna change the tube in 1.5...

oh I thought he was gonna change the tube in 1.5 minutes. clearly it takes longer than that. I count myself lucky when I can do it in 15 minutes on the side of a road
05-29-19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,044
Posted By rumrunn6

recently told Wifey that if I had 1 day left on...

recently told Wifey that if I had 1 day left on this Earth I would want to spend it with her, doing a nature hike in Concord, then getting a coffee & snack with her. (or a bike ride of course) Now I...
05-24-19, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1,716
Views: 133,951
Posted By rumrunn6

Reggie takes command of our Daughter's old bed,...

Reggie takes command of our Daughter's old bed, staged for moving out, cuz she is graduated & will be coming back home tomorrow w/ a newer, larger bed. home disruptions kinda freaks our cats out
...
05-22-19, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,632
Posted By rumrunn6

I've been known to bring a bike to work on the...

I've been known to bring a bike to work on the back of my car, plus a change of clothes, etc so I can go riding w/o going home

what pressure do you run in the front. on my 29 x 2.25s I run 21 psi...
05-22-19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,615
Posted By rumrunn6

if you don't want a drop bar bike, maybe what my...

if you don't want a drop bar bike, maybe what my Wife uses would interest you. It's a Trek FX Stagger which has a steeply sloped top tube
...
Forum: Commuting
05-18-19, 09:11 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,577
Posted By rumrunn6

Gumption

Gumption
05-17-19, 02:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,525
Posted By rumrunn6

tiny does of magnesium & hot soaks in epsom baths...

tiny does of magnesium & hot soaks in epsom baths w/ massage, using foaming bath soap of choice. 20 minute minimum. 1/2 glass of red wine helps too. I've soaked long enough for the water to cool....
05-17-19, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,675
Posted By rumrunn6

what do you plan on riding thru? ...

what do you plan on riding thru?

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don't forget "wake" meaning...
05-16-19, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By rumrunn6

really? even tho you have the seat stay braze-ons...

really? even tho you have the seat stay braze-ons for the rack?
05-16-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,498
Posted By rumrunn6

epic, what happened to the "like"...

epic, what happened to the "like" button?
05-14-19, 07:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,976
Posted By rumrunn6

good luck w/ your & her quest. mine is graduating...

good luck w/ your & her quest. mine is graduating this weekend & never wanted her bike at school. too hilly & too wintry (VT) plus they had shuttle buses & roommates w cars ... I'm proud of your...
05-10-19, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By rumrunn6

biking w Mom on Mothers' Day?

anyone doing it? I'm not, but somebody, somewhere must be!?
05-10-19, 07:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,232
Posted By rumrunn6

oh, go on, get it wet!

oh, go on, get it wet!
Forum: Commuting
05-10-19, 07:19 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,630
Posted By rumrunn6

start clean & when you get to the office there's...

start clean & when you get to the office there's less to do. when I bike commuted (17 miles ea. way) w/o a work shower, I showered at home. when I got to the office I sink washed with a soapy...
05-07-19, 07:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 604
Posted By rumrunn6

I've heard this recipe before I think. I have...

I've heard this recipe before I think. I have both at home but wondering what a person would use to apply it. I guess mix it in an old coffee can then use a small funnel to fill an old bike lube...
05-05-19, 09:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,699
Posted By rumrunn6

If this helps, I noticed my Pearl Izumi winter...

If this helps, I noticed my Pearl Izumi winter gloves have impressive palm pads
...
05-03-19, 01:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,958
Posted By rumrunn6

you ain't much fun since I quit drinkin' ~ Toby...

you ain't much fun since I quit drinkin' ~ Toby Keith
04-30-19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,244
Posted By rumrunn6

maybe it's time to explore unpaved rail trails....

maybe it's time to explore unpaved rail trails. they're pretty darn fun & while they still have shared users, they tend to be less crowded. also, way more scenic
04-30-19, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By rumrunn6

Happy Birthday! 5 hrs! nice! :thumb: looked like...

Happy Birthday! 5 hrs! nice! :thumb: looked like you cudda used some hedge trimmers for a cpl spots!
Forum: Northeast
04-29-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By rumrunn6

back to Nickerson State Park to explore some of...

back to Nickerson State Park to explore some of the Eastern half & parked at the end of Flax Pond Rd where Cliff Pond & Little Cliff Pond are separated by a small beach. used the main entrance at...
Forum: Commuting
04-27-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,128
Posted By rumrunn6

reminds me when in 1979 while working at a resort...

reminds me when in 1979 while working at a resort on the cape so I could spend the summer w my girlfriend, I had an apt. over the office & my parents came to visit. they brought our cat but their...
Forum: Northeast
04-26-19, 01:12 PM
Replies: 8,211
Views: 894,865
Posted By rumrunn6

took a spin on the Minuteman last night ...

took a spin on the Minuteman last night
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still some clowns who flash their...
Forum: Commuting
04-22-19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,970
Posted By rumrunn6

"thank you. yes, I'm careful. thank you" it...

"thank you. yes, I'm careful. thank you"

it is tiring tho

it might help, depending on how many ppl are coming to him, to let them know some of the safety precautions he uses
Forum: Commuting
04-19-19, 11:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By rumrunn6

fwiw ~ I love my Novara Headwind Bike Pants...

fwiw ~ I love my Novara Headwind Bike Pants (https://www.rei.com/product/102060/novara-headwind-bike-pants-mens). no longer available. bought a 2nd pair on ebay. I buy pants w 38" waist but these...
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