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02-20-06, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,221
Posted By toomanybikes

May very well be - I have a number of Mavic "G"...

May very well be - I have a number of Mavic "G" rims in the garage and all are tubular.
Forum: Foo
02-12-06, 02:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By toomanybikes

All the long track speed skating events are like...

All the long track speed skating events are like this, One run, your time stands and you may or may not get a medal.

Women's 3000m this morning and unheard of 19 yo gets the gold. The current...
Forum: Foo
02-12-06, 12:44 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,641
Posted By toomanybikes

Well, time to disagree with most. The Winter...

Well, time to disagree with most.

The Winter Olympics are for more enjoyable to watch and the events, to me, are much more entertaining.

Cross Country
Biathlon
Speed Skating - individuals and...
Forum: Foo
02-11-06, 03:09 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,641
Posted By toomanybikes

OK then, that makes sense - yes - a double. ...

OK then, that makes sense - yes - a double.

Men's and Ladies, thought the score in the ladies game right now is lower than I thought it would be.

Has me a bit concerned especially since goals...
Forum: Foo
02-11-06, 02:07 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,641
Posted By toomanybikes

What on earth country are you referring to as...

What on earth country are you referring to as "we"??
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-06, 01:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,810
Posted By toomanybikes

See, I was actually thinking that that was a...

See, I was actually thinking that that was a lovely bike.

What make is that bike, beautiful!
02-03-06, 02:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By toomanybikes

I have now had replies from a few members of Cr...

I have now had replies from a few members of Cr list so you will shortly be making some dave moulton decals, hopefully with Mr. Moulton's blessing.
01-29-06, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2,546
Views: 343,402
Posted By toomanybikes

My personal web-site - far from finished but it...

My personal web-site - far from finished but it has pictures of my bikes....................

http://web.mac.com/jim.gilchrist/iWeb/Site/Welcome.html
Forum: Framebuilders
01-26-06, 12:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,879
Posted By toomanybikes

While it is true that he was a builder in...

While it is true that he was a builder in California and therefore a "west coast" builder he was in fact a highly regarded and justifiably sought after frame builder in England before he ever moved...
01-21-06, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 287
Posted By toomanybikes

Well, a "new" project bike

I picked up a "new" bike the other day.

a 1976 - british built Dave Moulton.

The frame is beautiful, and even on a short test ride, rides beautifully.

The frame has been re-sprayed - poorly...
01-21-06, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,220
Views: 100,293
Posted By toomanybikes

Funny, I use those hand clamps that you get at...

Funny, I use those hand clamps that you get at Home Depot. The Spring loaded ones.

I was in my woodshop one day putting on a tire and looking for something to hold it. Grabbed a vice grip spring...
01-21-06, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,220
Views: 100,293
Posted By toomanybikes

Luker, Tubasti is actually that HORRIBLE white...

Luker, Tubasti is actually that HORRIBLE white stuff that never sets up hard and gets all over everything..

Much prefer Vittoria or Clement.
01-21-06, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1,220
Views: 100,293
Posted By toomanybikes

I use the Clement Elitas on my cyclocross bike. ...

I use the Clement Elitas on my cyclocross bike. Actually a surprisingly nice tire once you get past the blue tread!
Forum: Foo
01-08-06, 12:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 830
Posted By toomanybikes

Well - when we go to visit family, we usually...

Well - when we go to visit family, we usually drive.

Soetimes we can park in the family members driveway - sometimes not.

We go to visit in a 35 ft motorhome.

We sleep in our "home". We...
Forum: Foo
01-06-06, 04:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 940
Posted By toomanybikes

I took one back. I have a dremel (or...

I took one back.

I have a dremel (or three) and for the Heavier tasks that I wanted to the Roto-Zip to do - frankly a variable speed laminate trimmer works better.
01-06-06, 04:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,293
Posted By toomanybikes

I doubt that compressor is an issue. It has a...

I doubt that compressor is an issue. It has a good large tank and for anything related to Bikes, a tankful of that would last at least all day without running again.

I have a tank that size in my...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-06, 04:39 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,673
Posted By toomanybikes

It's not. I tried a couple of the routes I...

It's not.

I tried a couple of the routes I do around here, mapped them out as circle tours - start and stop at same location.

It is mapping them as all downhill, no elevation gain at all.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-06, 05:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,650
Posted By toomanybikes

Explain to them your concern about the colour and...

Explain to them your concern about the colour and palcement of the sticker.

They'll work with you on where they put it.

After they get to know you - like everyone else said - hair blower and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-06, 11:35 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,520
Posted By toomanybikes

Congrats, The King of Mercia is a BEAUTIFUL...

Congrats, The King of Mercia is a BEAUTIFUL bike.

I like the Mercians a great deal, still intend to get a Mercian someday, probably the KoM, the lug-work and paint jobs are simply gorgeous.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-06, 02:56 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,520
Posted By toomanybikes

Oh dear. Another of the boy racer, learned...

Oh dear.

Another of the boy racer, learned it all yesterday types.

Clearly you are not able to understand what I wrote.

However, my life is simply too short and my time far too valuable to...
12-29-05, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,788
Posted By toomanybikes

I am not surprised. Airbomb.com is related...

I am not surprised.

Airbomb.com is related to (same company?) as Bikeroom.com.

Bikeroom seem to have gone through a melt-down and re-birth of sorts recently, brought about by terrible service....
12-28-05, 10:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,089
Posted By toomanybikes

Had to take a quick run over the pass the other...

Had to take a quick run over the pass the other day.

A LARGE wolf on the prowl, two Moose and a few deer.
12-27-05, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By toomanybikes

It works on one because I've never signed off on...

It works on one because I've never signed off on it, frankly a bit afraid to.
12-27-05, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 45,294
Posted By toomanybikes

Agreed. and I'm walking away.

Agreed.

and I'm walking away.
12-27-05, 11:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 808
Posted By toomanybikes

Vredestein Camp Cross Clincher Will...

Vredestein Camp Cross

Clincher

Will take up to 110 psi

Great tire.

700x 28
-or -
12-27-05, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 45,294
Posted By toomanybikes

You find the ability to somehow equate carrying...

You find the ability to somehow equate carrying and using a gun to possibly kill people with the use of anti-biotics and excessive weight gain on your behalf?!

Unbelievable.

The gun is the...
12-27-05, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,275
Views: 45,294
Posted By toomanybikes

And I rest my case as to why I would NOT to meet...

And I rest my case as to why I would NOT to meet some you people - ever.
Forum: Foo
12-17-05, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By toomanybikes

Burn them oto a CD then rip the CD in iTunes. ...

Burn them oto a CD then rip the CD in iTunes.

They will be in either MP3 or AAC ( whichever way you have the prefs set in iTunes).

Easy as pie.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-05, 08:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,197
Posted By toomanybikes

Current world record holder is a guy that lives...

Current world record holder is a guy that lives on Quadra Island in BC, I can't figure out where he trains!
12-16-05, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By toomanybikes

Sorry, I had to request a new password to be able...

Sorry, I had to request a new password to be able to answer you.

Nope - have changed nothing. No new apps, no OS upgrades, nada.

It just keeps punting my password. ??
12-15-05, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By toomanybikes

Password problems

The last couple of weeks I have been having P/W problems; even though I have my system set to "remember me" it is asking for user name and P/W; then rejecting the P/W.

I have now had to request a...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-05, 05:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 879
Posted By toomanybikes

There's an easy fix for that ....... ...

There's an easy fix for that .......


Campagnolo
Forum: Foo
12-08-05, 12:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 471
Posted By toomanybikes

If you hit the back button and hold the mouse...

If you hit the back button and hold the mouse button down you will see that the whole history for that window opens up in a drop down window.

If you hit the browser address window and hold the...
Forum: Foo
12-07-05, 10:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 471
Posted By toomanybikes

Most people would consider that a benefit

Most people would consider that a benefit
Forum: Foo
12-07-05, 08:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 547
Posted By toomanybikes

Union dues cost too much

Union dues cost too much
Forum: Foo
12-07-05, 08:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 547
Posted By toomanybikes

You're kidding right? I "retired" from...

You're kidding right?

I "retired" from industry, I was CFO of a heavy machinery manufacturer, we did business through 8 plants on 4 continents.

I worked 14 to 16 hour days 6 days per week. I...
Forum: Foo
12-06-05, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By toomanybikes

The Solar for the pool is a series of panels on...

The Solar for the pool is a series of panels on the roof of the house. I have them on a thermostat controlled valve. Heat sensors in the water line coming out of the pool and one on the roof, so I...
Forum: Foo
12-06-05, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By toomanybikes

Anyone know anything about Geothermal??

I keep toying with the idea of converting the house heating system to Geothermal.

I checked into it about 4 years ago and figured it would cost about $20,000 to convert the house. That's OK but...
12-04-05, 10:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,468
Posted By toomanybikes

In honour of sydney - Rubbish, One length...

In honour of sydney - Rubbish,

One length per side - number of spokes per side must be divisible by 4
12-01-05, 06:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,242
Posted By toomanybikes

Well, first off you aren't going to ruin it if...

Well, first off you aren't going to ruin it if you use large washers. Second - why on earth do you care what your headset press looks like??!!

What are you going to do with it - carry it around...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-05, 03:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,239
Posted By toomanybikes

You are flat out wrong. Tires produce much...

You are flat out wrong.

Tires produce much lower rolling resistance at 100 PSI than they do at 150.

no-one in the world would seriously describe the ride of a 23mm tire at 150 as "plush".
...
11-30-05, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By toomanybikes

I ordered a full build kit ( no wheels) for a new...

I ordered a full build kit ( no wheels) for a new bike I am having built. Ordered from ExcelSports, the package arrived here yesterday, less than two weeks ( I don't even have the frame yet!).

I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-05, 01:49 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,082
Posted By toomanybikes

I might prefer a LEXUS to either of your choices.

I might prefer a LEXUS to either of your choices.
11-28-05, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 605
Posted By toomanybikes

Agreed

Agreed
11-28-05, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By toomanybikes

No matter what email they sent you, if they don't...

No matter what email they sent you, if they don't have a fedex tracking number to prove they shipped - they probably didn't.

Ask them for a refund and if they refuse - contact your credit card...
11-27-05, 11:15 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,365
Posted By toomanybikes

I don't think he got the Pole part. I guess...

I don't think he got the Pole part.

I guess you must be from Poland??!!
11-23-05, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By toomanybikes

I've yet to find a 50/36 being sold anywhere. ...

I've yet to find a 50/36 being sold anywhere. They are normally, it seems, being sold as 50/34 but you can buy a 36 ring to replace the 34. You may be able to get it done at point of purchase if you...
11-22-05, 11:18 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,293
Posted By toomanybikes

An area approximately the size of a single car...

An area approximately the size of a single car garage will give you lots of room.

HAve it built with 10 foot ceilings so that you can store your bikes up high, hang them from the roof where they...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-05, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By toomanybikes

Have you really ever tried to speak...

Have you really ever tried to speak Australian**********
11-21-05, 09:40 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,152
Posted By toomanybikes

Not the US!!!!!!

Not the US!!!!!!
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