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Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-20, 11:07 PM
Replies: 27,149
Views: 17,654,390
Posted By cratz2

This is my most recent, after just having a...

This is my most recent, after just having a hybridized mountain as my only bike for a few years.

https://audiokarma.org/forums/index.php?media/20200321_025200.21280/full
02-07-20, 04:20 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,679
Posted By cratz2

We have a time share in Belleair Beach, right...

We have a time share in Belleair Beach, right next to Clearwater. The overpass/causeways are speed traps.

I've never been pulled over or ticketed but I've had them while their lights many times....
09-23-15, 07:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,310
Posted By cratz2

I had a similar stem to the one Doctor Morbius...

I had a similar stem to the one Doctor Morbius mentioned - actually on a Coda Sport - and it required exactly three screws to adjust the stem: the angle bolt on the side of the stem and two of the...
07-25-12, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By cratz2

Yeah, mine wasn't "1968 Continental" heavy but I...

Yeah, mine wasn't "1968 Continental" heavy but I probably wouldn't consider a bike that was any heavier.

I would guess mine was 30 or 31 lbs stock and about 27 lbs with some late 80s Mavic wheels...
07-25-12, 03:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,649
Posted By cratz2

I have 172.5s on both of my road bikes. I'm 5'7"...

I have 172.5s on both of my road bikes. I'm 5'7" and have an inseam of just over 30".

I've definitely thought about trying a set of 170s on my 90 Le Tour which is my grab-and-go bike.
07-19-12, 10:15 PM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 290,763
Posted By cratz2

The bike that's been seeing the most use lately: ...

The bike that's been seeing the most use lately:

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_1434a1.jpg

Bought this one to flip:
...
07-07-12, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8,089
Views: 2,709,006
Posted By cratz2

It was only temporary, but here's my ~75...

It was only temporary, but here's my ~75 Centurion with an updated wheelset and the bars and brake levers off of a 2008 San Jose:
...
07-06-12, 08:57 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 64,548
Posted By cratz2

Here's about 1/3 of them... the four that I ride...

Here's about 1/3 of them... the four that I ride the most and the latest project.

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/DSC_6789a1.jpg
...
07-06-12, 01:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,605
Posted By cratz2

Naughty bits are tingling! That's a lovely...

Naughty bits are tingling!

That's a lovely bike for sure!
07-01-12, 05:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,484
Posted By cratz2

Nice looking bike! I had one that I bought to...

Nice looking bike! I had one that I bought to flip a few years ago but yours definitely looks nicer. It was a bit too big for me to get a real sense of how it rode, but overall, I was impressed.
...
06-30-12, 12:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 21,494
Posted By cratz2

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bi...

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_1096a1.jpg

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/P1010623a1.jpg
06-29-12, 06:57 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 932,561
Posted By cratz2

I love all three but that silver Master... Man......

I love all three but that silver Master... Man... I do something unsavory for that one!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-12, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20,400
Views: 4,702,605
Posted By cratz2

I'll try to remember to get in touch with you...

I'll try to remember to get in touch with you next year but be warned, I'm definitely not the fastest rider.

As to the trail... You've never ridden it? Check it out:
...
06-27-12, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,399
Views: 416,990
Posted By cratz2

Here's my contribution. I bought it several years...

Here's my contribution. I bought it several years ago. It's made in Italy and has mostly Campy Mirage components and Avanti brakes.

A couple years ago, I had a local shop built a new set of wheels...
06-27-12, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1,399
Views: 416,990
Posted By cratz2

Insanely hot!

Insanely hot!
06-26-12, 05:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 44,878
Posted By cratz2

I have 700x40 Michelin Transworld Sports on my...

I have 700x40 Michelin Transworld Sports on my Roam. They have a slightly aggressive tread for my idea of a hybrid though it probably comes in handy for many folks. It's what came with the bike - I...
06-26-12, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7,735
Views: 2,666,504
Posted By cratz2

I'm not 100% sure it's a 1997, but a guy that...

I'm not 100% sure it's a 1997, but a guy that seemed to know a lot about KHS said with some authority that he thought it was a 1997 or very close to that.

I haven't checked for sure, but the stem...
06-26-12, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7,735
Views: 2,666,504
Posted By cratz2

It's nice to see some KHS love. The bike I've...

It's nice to see some KHS love. The bike I've owned the longest in my life is a KHS Montana Team from 1997, I think. I put about 7,000 miles on it over 10 years or so and finally painted it matte...
06-26-12, 02:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,949
Posted By cratz2

Basically if you plan on keeping the stock tires,...

Basically if you plan on keeping the stock tires, I'd say there's very little difference. If you are considering the idea of getting a bike and working on the idea of doing ~30+ mile rides, I'd...
06-26-12, 02:39 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 119,391
Posted By cratz2

I love Celeste. In fact, I've loved Celeste since...

I love Celeste. In fact, I've loved Celeste since before I knew anything about Bianchi, per se. I didn't become very aware of road biking until the 1986 TDF while in 1983 or 1984 I would drool over...
06-25-12, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,308,360
Posted By cratz2

My Surly 1x1 which is actually my main grab and...

My Surly 1x1 which is actually my main grab and go bike:

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_1425a1.jpg

And a J Lapierre mixte upon which the former owner did the...
06-25-12, 07:13 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 22,184
Posted By cratz2

Pretty sure the last album I listened to in its...

Pretty sure the last album I listened to in its entirety was Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here.
06-25-12, 06:41 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 932,561
Posted By cratz2

And three of my actual keepers: ...

And three of my actual keepers:

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/DSC_6789a1.jpg

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_1269a1.jpg
...
06-25-12, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 932,561
Posted By cratz2

1989 (I think) Panasonic Sport 500 that was...

1989 (I think) Panasonic Sport 500 that was heavily hipster-ized before I got it:

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_0279a1.jpg

I forget what year this this Traveler was:...
06-25-12, 06:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,990
Posted By cratz2

I've been playing for 30 years now and, though I...

I've been playing for 30 years now and, though I listen to a pretty wide variety of players, David Gilmour and Mark Knopfler would probably get my vote for the most enviable guitarists overall.
...
06-25-12, 03:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,949
Posted By cratz2

I bought a 2010 or 2011 Road 2 while on vacation...

I bought a 2010 or 2011 Road 2 while on vacation a couple weeks ago. I bought it with the idea of flipping it when I got home, but I have to say that it's grown on me. At home, I mostly ride either...
06-25-12, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,734
Posted By cratz2

I don't know the 'according to Hoyle' definition,...

I don't know the 'according to Hoyle' definition, but to me, a hybrid usually means a more mountain bike-like position, a 'something through 32' cassette, a rear derailleur usually used on a mountain...
06-25-12, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7,735
Views: 2,666,504
Posted By cratz2

I have two that would fit the category of hybrid....

I have two that would fit the category of hybrid. First is a Rocky Mountain that I hybridized a while back. Got a great deal on the bike and it had just been powdercoated. The fork needed to be...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-12, 09:06 PM
Replies: 20,400
Views: 4,702,605
Posted By cratz2

Free (to me) time share. We try to take...

Free (to me) time share.

We try to take one other vacation elsewhere, but the powers that be like the beach. I personally could get by on one trip to the beach per decade if it meant being able...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-12, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2,747
Views: 448,379
Posted By cratz2

The Clearwater, FL area. This has to be one of...

The Clearwater, FL area. This has to be one of the top five cycling-friendly cities in the US. Bike lanes everywhere... most of the drivers are aware... ~40 mile long trail that spans multiple...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-12, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2,747
Views: 448,379
Posted By cratz2

Oh, and this one is from three years ago. No...

Oh, and this one is from three years ago. No water is visible, but it's about 50 feet from the Gulf.

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_0279a1.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-12, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2,747
Views: 448,379
Posted By cratz2

Yesterday: ...

Yesterday:

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_8888a1.jpg

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh248/cratz2/Bikes/IMG_8891a1.jpg

Last year:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-12, 04:22 PM
Replies: 20,400
Views: 4,702,605
Posted By cratz2

Bought a used Giant Roam. We vacation in...

Bought a used Giant Roam. We vacation in Clearwater each year and the last 5 years, I've bought a bike while we're down here and either flip it while I'm down here, or take it back and sell it in...
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