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06-12-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,758
Posted By rosefarts

I'm pretty sure a horse followed by a human on...

I'm pretty sure a horse followed by a human on foot would both be faster up to about 12mph. Beyond that, a bike is quicker and can sustain speeds.

Who else laughed when the OP mentioned bike cops...
06-10-19, 12:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 516
Posted By rosefarts

I prefer seat because I can coast downhill with...

I prefer seat because I can coast downhill with no pedals. Iíll fight anyone who thinks otherwise.
06-05-19, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,496
Posted By rosefarts

40x11 is like 28-30mph on a flat road at a normal...

40x11 is like 28-30mph on a flat road at a normal cadence. Beyond that, tuck and coast.

40x42 on 700c with 38mm tires is a great low climbing gear. Pretty capable on all but some really steep...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-19, 06:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 972
Posted By rosefarts

Elephant Rock, 100 miles, absolutely awful wind....

Elephant Rock, 100 miles, absolutely awful wind. Lower average speed than a big day in the mountains (triple bypass)
05-29-19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,966
Posted By rosefarts

You told your wife what a bike costs? Mods,...

You told your wife what a bike costs?

Mods, move this thread to the beginners forum.
05-22-19, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By rosefarts

New wheel and new 8 speed cassette. Also suggest...

New wheel and new 8 speed cassette. Also suggest a bag of flaming poo on the porch of the person you got it from.
05-20-19, 04:33 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 20,325
Posted By rosefarts

Do you remember you mothers home baked cookies?...

Do you remember you mothers home baked cookies? Are they better than the ones in a package at the store? Of course, what was the secret ingredient? Love.

The idea of riding a bike whose frame...
05-12-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1,031
Views: 132,882
Posted By rosefarts

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The first mile was downhill but by mile 13 Iíd...
05-11-19, 10:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,649
Posted By rosefarts

Set the stops right, make sure the cable and...

Set the stops right, make sure the cable and housing move freely, and make sure the rear loop of housing isnít too short and causing friction.

Its $15 worth of housing and cable plus your time.
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04-26-19, 06:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,445
Posted By rosefarts

100oz on my back. Also left early enough that it...

100oz on my back. Also left early enough that it was cold. It was nearly 3 hours in before i started drinking. I finished empty.
04-25-19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,445
Posted By rosefarts

White Rim Trail, unsupported, in a day, on a CX bike.

I get an idea and I usually have to follow through. It's a disorder.

For those that don't know, the white rim trail is a 100 mile jeep trail that circumnavigates much of Utah's Canyonlands Natl...
04-01-19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 21,396
Posted By rosefarts

If I walk into a shop, I'm planning to buy....

If I walk into a shop, I'm planning to buy. Today.

If they tell me they can order it, my thought is "so can I"

Tubes, energy gels, and other little things. Aside from that, I just don't...
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