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58cm

58cm
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Posted By crispx

I bought one of these new in circa '85 in Santa...

I bought one of these new in circa '85 in Santa Monica. I remember the decals being more of a purplish tint? First thing I did was pull the Centurion decals off (no clear coat) and pretend it was a...
Forum: Southeast
12-22-09, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 697
Posted By crispx

Stolen Bike!

Stolen Bike From Free Flite: "Happy Holidays everybody, While I was enjoying a cold wet ride at Blankets yesterday, we had a customer come in and take a 2009 Roscoe for an "extended" test ride. The...
12-10-09, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By crispx

http://www.cooliris.com/express/

http://www.cooliris.com/express/
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Posted By crispx

Rust. Try fresh squeezed lemon juice and salt. ...

Rust.
Try fresh squeezed lemon juice and salt.
We actually used this process to prep rusted samples for examination in a scanning electron microscope with amazing results.
HTH
12-09-09, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By crispx

If you like cycling phots: Cooliris Flickr Bicycle Media Wall

Thought I'd share this link with forum.
I've always been a fan of older bikes, bike photos, etc. Recently I was experimenting with the Cooliris Media Wall. One of those experiments is a Flickr...
Forum: Southeast
08-05-08, 07:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,649
Posted By crispx

Three gap is usually ridden anti-clockwise. ...

Three gap is usually ridden anti-clockwise.
Riding the Gaps you can get free well water at Vogel State Park too, at the base of Neels Gap, don't miss the turn. No need to ride back out the drive...
Forum: Southeast
08-05-08, 07:36 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,649
Posted By crispx

We have a Tues-Thurs ride on the SCT (Silver...

We have a Tues-Thurs ride on the SCT (Silver Comet Trail) leaves Florence Rd at 5pm.

Today Butch and I left early to avoid the fast guys as I had trouble breathing earlier, but I think the breeze...
Forum: Southeast
07-16-08, 10:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 496
Posted By crispx

Ladies road ride Hiram, GA 7/26

As I mentioned earlier in the week on SBL, a ladies ride would be a good thing.

I just spoke with NARC:JudyG (Judy Galvin) and she's agreed to lead the ladies route option. The route will the Sky...
Forum: Southeast
07-16-08, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By crispx

koinoniapartners was the "birthplace" for Habitat...

koinoniapartners was the "birthplace" for Habitat for Humanity?
Any more info on the history to that, it would be interesting to know more?
Forum: Southeast
07-04-08, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 608
Posted By crispx

No organized rides? TRUE, organizing cyclists is...

No organized rides? TRUE, organizing cyclists is like herding cats.
Forum: Southeast
05-09-08, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By crispx

Branman's setting you up! (not really) Craig's...

Branman's setting you up! (not really)
Craig's is steep from that side, mid-teens for the % grade in spots, but not too long.
The plus side is the wonderful winding descent on Wolfstake Rd and it's...
Forum: Southeast
05-09-08, 05:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 422
Posted By crispx

Up the Creek ride Sat 5/10

The CVCA "UP the Creek w/o a Pedal" ride is tomorrow.... (Sat 5/10)
Chris Mc and the CVCA gang always put on a great event.
Be sure to get the meal option which is a meal at the Bella Roma Italian...
Forum: Southeast
04-25-08, 06:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 476
Posted By crispx

TdGa Photos

I started a thread on atlbike.org for TdGa photo links:

http://atlbike.org/modules.php?op=modload&name=PNphpBB2&file=viewtopic&p=27834#27834

I'm sure Trish (sadlebred::...
Forum: Southeast
04-21-08, 04:16 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,146
Posted By crispx

It would be May'09. Delivery is 8wks, usually...

It would be May'09. Delivery is 8wks, usually more because, like this thread, everyone starts to think about jerseys this time of year. You might be able to get earlier delivery, but will pay a...
Forum: Southeast
04-19-08, 05:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,146
Posted By crispx

The jacket is the design that I thought was...

The jacket is the design that I thought was exceptional, with the patterns on the sleeves. That's if you can visualize it. Some folks have trouble seeing it as a full jacket, with all the patterns...
Forum: Southeast
04-19-08, 05:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,146
Posted By crispx

Voler and Hincapie are both euro cuts, meaning...

Voler and Hincapie are both euro cuts, meaning tight and you need to order them at least one-size bigger. Hincapie has very slow delivery too.
I don't know about Champion sizing, but their...
Forum: Southeast
04-06-08, 03:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,161
Posted By crispx

Ron -- Get better, take care of yourself. ...

Ron --
Get better, take care of yourself.

I see you listed Rockmart.
It's great riding out this way except for the dogs, which can be managed. They remember you & the Halt ;)

I'm getting...
Forum: Southeast
04-05-08, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 990
Posted By crispx

The gap is Grady Rd to the US27 Cedartown bypass....

The gap is Grady Rd to the US27 Cedartown bypass.
HTH
Forum: Southeast
04-03-08, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 990
Posted By crispx

Hopefully they will allocated some money to fix...

Hopefully they will allocated some money to fix the rather nasty RxR crossings?
Or get the county or RxR to fix them, where ever the responsibility falls.
03-18-08, 10:15 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 27,393
Posted By crispx

I grew up in SoCal, lived in Canyon Country, it...

I grew up in SoCal, lived in Canyon Country, it was good riding. I'm in N/W Georgia now and really like it here. We have the Silver Comet and Chief Ladiga Trails and some premium cycling country...
Forum: Southeast
03-17-08, 05:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By crispx

Breeze - Your question/statement is awfully...

Breeze -
Your question/statement is awfully vague. Something like:
I'm looking for a (new/used) road bike, size ~55cm or med compact geometry for <$500,
would be far more informative.

If you...
Forum: Southeast
03-15-08, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By crispx

Any of the Rails-to-Trails projects would be...

Any of the Rails-to-Trails projects would be ideal.
The Silver Comet Trail west of Atlanta is very nice, temps have been in 60's, but some rough weather last couple of days.
Forum: Southeast
03-14-08, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By crispx

It's an out-n-back course, not a loop. So you...

It's an out-n-back course, not a loop. So you can bail anytime you like.
I don't like out-n-back routes, so I've never done the ride, but have scouted it for routes. It is steepest on the backside...
Forum: Southeast
03-11-08, 05:03 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,649
Posted By crispx

Cyclowe -- Some of those routes, like the...

Cyclowe --
Some of those routes, like the Kennesaw, is the old Coffee n' Bagel route. The ride has dis-banded, mainly due to to traffic. Similar situation for the Cartersville. As for the some of...
Forum: Southeast
03-09-08, 09:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,424
Posted By crispx

Corsarider -- what's wrong? Did you lose your...

Corsarider --
what's wrong?
Did you lose your remote again?
http://ebent.files.wordpress.com/2006/05/cartoon3-b.jpg

I KNOW you ain't never got that Blue Corsa (or the Orange one either) up...
Forum: Southeast
03-08-08, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By crispx

Looks like there's a group planning to go from...

Looks like there's a group planning to go from atlbike.org, at least 1/2 dozen names mentioned.
I checked SBL, http://bikesbl.org , but didn't see a thread on TdP yet, but there will likely be one.
Forum: Southeast
03-07-08, 01:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,424
Posted By crispx

Neels -- The toughest Gap of the Six is Neels...

Neels --
The toughest Gap of the Six is Neels gap, in the late afternoon, in August. ;-)
The full sun toward the top and heat are a total smack-down. You must be one skinny-fella cause comparing...
Forum: Southeast
03-05-08, 07:06 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,649
Posted By crispx

Hi Leslie. (I still call her 3CDs) I saw all...

Hi Leslie. (I still call her 3CDs)
I saw all those Atl-eastside names, so I thought I'd lend a north/west perspective to things or as some folks call it "the Land of Barking Dogs". :rolleyes: ...
Forum: Southeast
03-04-08, 09:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 794
Posted By crispx

Irodguy -- I ride the SCT probably 2-3 times...

Irodguy --
I ride the SCT probably 2-3 times per week, we hub road rides out the Hiram area and use the SCT to start/finish our routes. Hiram is about at mile marker 15 for reference.

If you're...
Forum: Southeast
03-04-08, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,029
Posted By crispx

bigdufstuff -- I never ride in town, but this...

bigdufstuff --
I never ride in town, but this might be of interest to you..
One of the local groups just assembled a route for the Georgia Rides to the Capitol.
...
Forum: Southeast
03-04-08, 08:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,649
Posted By crispx

CyLowe -- There are virtually no major...

CyLowe --
There are virtually no major organized events in August because of the heat.
As Tommy (hi Tommy) and the others pointed out it can be oppressively hot and stagnant in August. If you camp...
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