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Forum: Touring
02-08-18, 06:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,658
Posted By 2 Piece

It is an axiom Streamliner Road DLX. Ill try and...

It is an axiom Streamliner Road DLX. Ill try and get some pics of attachment.
05-30-17, 05:49 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,893
Posted By 2 Piece

As I have stated in earlier post I personally...

As I have stated in earlier post I personally could not feel safe without Take a look mirror. It does take so time to get use to it and to get it adjusted correctly but once you do it only takes a...
05-28-17, 04:19 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,893
Posted By 2 Piece

Excellent! Just like Phil85207 and Jim from...

Excellent! Just like Phil85207 and Jim from Boston have posted as well.

I am afraid the same people making excuses for not learning how to use and adjust a rear view mirror correctly will possibly...
05-26-17, 06:00 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,794
Posted By 2 Piece

Sorry for delay in reply. I have multiple myeloma...

Sorry for delay in reply. I have multiple myeloma which is a terminal bone marrow/ blood cancer and I have been in and out of hospital having stem cells harvested and bone/ bone marrow biopsy in...
05-26-17, 05:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By 2 Piece

Very cool thanks for posting.

Very cool thanks for posting.
05-20-17, 11:18 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,794
Posted By 2 Piece

You making me laugh out loud as well. Guess you...

You making me laugh out loud as well. Guess you better tell all the bicycle manufactures to go back to 126mm no need for 130mm, or maybe tell them just to make 130mm and that way the free wheel guys...
05-20-17, 10:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,658
Posted By 2 Piece

Where did "mental illness" come from. I have seen...

Where did "mental illness" come from. I have seen several post here saying she had some sort of mental illness. The article said nothing about mental illness. Guess this is just more of the usual,...
Forum: Commuting
05-20-17, 10:22 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,510
Posted By 2 Piece

IMHO, eye glasses and or sunglasses along with a...

IMHO, eye glasses and or sunglasses along with a "take a look" rear view mirror are about the most important safety equipment you can wear. The "take a look" mirror will help you with situational...
05-20-17, 10:06 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,794
Posted By 2 Piece

Freewheels on vintage bicycles all have a wiggle...

Freewheels on vintage bicycles all have a wiggle in them due to the thread pitch on to the hub and can not be fixed.
Vintage bicycles really can not be upgraded to modern cassette/ hub combination...
05-19-17, 05:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,303
Posted By 2 Piece

+1 But in good ole USA, its not about what's...

+1
But in good ole USA, its not about what's good for the individual, its what's good for big business. And big business has got most so brain washed and living in fear. Fact is health care, mostly...
05-19-17, 03:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,303
Posted By 2 Piece

Sorry to here about your friend, liver cancer is...

Sorry to here about your friend, liver cancer is certainly a very bad type of cancer, followed most any type of organ cancer.
I have also been diagnosed with a not so good type of cancer, multiple...
05-19-17, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By 2 Piece

I use them all the time while cycling for will...

I use them all the time while cycling for will over 5 years. I do not rely on hearing for safety while cycling, mirror is much better for situational awareness.
At any rate my new favorite blue...
Forum: Commuting
05-19-17, 02:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 827
Posted By 2 Piece

A good saddle can also help. There are lots of...

A good saddle can also help. There are lots of people riding centuries without changing bibs or their chamois shorts. Glad you found a solution for your "sit"uation but you may also want to look at...
05-19-17, 02:37 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,893
Posted By 2 Piece

I used to use handle bar mounted mirrors but gave...

I used to use handle bar mounted mirrors but gave up on them. They were constantly getting knocked around, they made leaning the bicycle up against something a bit more difficult (no kick stand). If...
Forum: Commuting
05-10-17, 10:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By 2 Piece

I only watched about 6 minutes of your video, but...

I only watched about 6 minutes of your video, but I would do it just as you did. Bike lane when available, then as far right as possible when there is no bike lane.
05-10-17, 10:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,452
Posted By 2 Piece

To the OP, glad it was worked out. Hope you...

To the OP, glad it was worked out. Hope you charged the buyer all the shipping charges, the return to you charges plus the charges for you to resend it to him. I think FedEx made out on this deal,...
05-09-17, 04:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,452
Posted By 2 Piece

Yes you can. You can send a FedEx to a UPS store...

Yes you can. You can send a FedEx to a UPS store and you can send a FedEx to a PO box as long as you also have the post office's street address on shipping label. Believe me I know.
05-08-17, 12:53 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,893
Posted By 2 Piece

my glasses mounted "take a look" mirror is the...

my glasses mounted "take a look" mirror is the only safety piece of equipment I will not leave home without.
Forum: Touring
05-05-17, 08:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,965
Posted By 2 Piece

I love my Sea to Summit Trek TKII. It is a down...

I love my Sea to Summit Trek TKII. It is a down bag, the down is treated to be some what water resistant. It is not a mummy bag and it is not a rectangle bag, but it is a little of both. I really...
04-30-17, 07:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,335
Posted By 2 Piece

Why didn't you apply for Medicaid?? Your fathers...

Why didn't you apply for Medicaid?? Your fathers total assets have to be less than a couple thousand dollars to qualify but his medical care will be taken care of.
Forum: Commuting
04-20-17, 08:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,524
Posted By 2 Piece

I second "Itsjustme" and another Sony action cam...

I second "Itsjustme" and another Sony action cam recommendation.
Forum: Commuting
04-07-17, 07:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,492
Posted By 2 Piece

I like my Axiom panniers and rack. They are top...

I like my Axiom panniers and rack. They are top opening and top loaders. I prefer the top opening/ loading panniers for commuting and utility riding. My wife and I have had them for 6+ years without...
Forum: Touring
04-05-17, 07:04 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,976
Posted By 2 Piece

I know that your mind is set against hydraulics...

I know that your mind is set against hydraulics disc from the get go, its a shame. Hydraulics is like lacing that first wheel, its a new skill to learn, but once learned it is very easy and it is not...
Forum: Touring
04-04-17, 10:28 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,976
Posted By 2 Piece

Maybe so? I helped build my house, did all the...

Maybe so? I helped build my house, did all the wiring and plumbing in the basement it passed inspection on first try. I mostly repair all my vechicles, not to save $20 but to make sure it is done...
Forum: Touring
04-04-17, 10:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,606
Posted By 2 Piece

Yes, they run large so they will fit over daily...

Yes, they run large so they will fit over daily clothing. Straps around leg for pants will certainly help. The only problem I have had with them is the pant seat seams will give out after 2-3 rides....
Forum: Touring
04-04-17, 05:58 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,976
Posted By 2 Piece

I've been running Shimano hydraulics for the last...

I've been running Shimano hydraulics for the last 5-6 years and have never had any type of failures.
Forum: Touring
04-04-17, 08:29 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,976
Posted By 2 Piece

Actually, it is a pretty simple job. Is it...

Actually, it is a pretty simple job. Is it different than replacing cables? Yes, but that does not make it a hard job by any means.
Forum: Touring
04-03-17, 10:33 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,976
Posted By 2 Piece

Stay with hydraulic, and learn how to do it your...

Stay with hydraulic, and learn how to do it your self. Its not that hard.
Forum: Touring
04-03-17, 10:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,606
Posted By 2 Piece

Best cycling jacket and pant set is Frogg Toggs...

Best cycling jacket and pant set is Frogg Toggs Ultra Lite 2. Get a jacket and a pair or pants for less than $20.00 and they will keep you dry. They pack down incredible small and come in several...
Forum: Commuting
03-31-17, 05:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,373
Posted By 2 Piece

Sorry for delay in response, I have had some...

Sorry for delay in response, I have had some pretty serious health issues for last 6 months and actually just now noticed your post.

I ride (use to ride) year around. The coldest I have been out...
03-27-17, 06:48 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,329
Posted By 2 Piece

I really have no idea how you how you could come...

I really have no idea how you how you could come to the conclusion that you did with what I posted... What did I post that lead you to believe that a steel frame takes less care and vigilance than a...
03-25-17, 06:36 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,329
Posted By 2 Piece

I would hardly call a TIG welder specialized...

I would hardly call a TIG welder specialized equipment. And I would imagine that any village that would have a need and supplies to repair carbon fiber would certainly have a TIG welder available. I...
03-23-17, 06:43 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,329
Posted By 2 Piece

Nope, not at all. If you take care of a steel...

Nope, not at all. If you take care of a steel frame, keep it clean and dry it off after it gets wet and use products like Frame Saver or linseed oil on the inside of the tubes, rain and condensation...
Forum: Touring
03-23-17, 06:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By 2 Piece

Ill have to check it out, I do like the series...

Ill have to check it out, I do like the series the BBC put together called "The man who cycled the world" and "The man who cycled the Americas".
03-23-17, 05:55 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,329
Posted By 2 Piece

I totally agree with TimothyH, carbon fiber is a...

I totally agree with TimothyH, carbon fiber is a very refined product and if you are going to talk about how UV light will effect carbon fiber don't forget UV also effects the rubber used in tires...
03-22-17, 03:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,416
Posted By 2 Piece

What kind of paint???? Maybe technically 6 months...

What kind of paint???? Maybe technically 6 months for full cure, but it will be dry to touch within a few hours.
Some paints are designed to cure differently, powder coating requires an oven, UV...
Forum: Touring
03-16-17, 10:49 AM
Replies: 4,353
Views: 2,025,609
Posted By 2 Piece

Motobecane Ti

Here's my rig all setup foe about a 370 mile trip most of which was going to be on the GAP trail. Started at Cumberland and shortly after this photo was taken at the Frostburg trail head I had a...
02-21-17, 08:47 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,346
Posted By 2 Piece

The "nuclear" refers to the tracer they inject...

The "nuclear" refers to the tracer they inject into your blood stream, it makes your insides glow and show up really well.
I have treadmill nuclear stress test most every time. The treadmill is...
02-18-17, 01:33 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,346
Posted By 2 Piece

Well, I don't exactly remember the post you are...

Well, I don't exactly remember the post you are referring to. I have had several heart catheter procedures which can be an angiogram and I have had angiogram. Stents implanted twice, wanted a better...
02-16-17, 09:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,533
Posted By 2 Piece

Well keep at it should come back. But I got to...

Well keep at it should come back. But I got to say I got a great big laugh +10 mph winds as being windy! Try +25 mph if you want sympathy from me. Plus you live on a beach were it is flat! Damn, cant...
02-10-17, 08:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,638
Posted By 2 Piece

This is how I roll. I really feel sorry for all...

This is how I roll. I really feel sorry for all the cyclist out there that live in such high crime areas. I do lock my bicycle up, but that only keeps the honest people honest. I leave my panniers,...
02-09-17, 11:07 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,348
Posted By 2 Piece

I agree, who has recommended not to ride in the...

I agree, who has recommended not to ride in the rain? Your bicycle will handle rain very well just.

I am not a fan of fenders, makes cleaning bicycle a pain and your bicycle is going to get with...
Forum: Commuting
02-08-17, 05:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,346
Posted By 2 Piece

I wear water proof covers over my shoes when it...

I wear water proof covers over my shoes when it rains. Watch the weather forecast, and when there is over a 50% chance of rain I through my Frogg Toggs (weight about 2 pounds) in my panniers and off...
Forum: Commuting
02-08-17, 03:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,346
Posted By 2 Piece

I've been saying it all along, I almost prefer...

I've been saying it all along, I almost prefer riding in the rain, my best rides have been rides in the rain.
I ditched the fenders a long time ago, just makes cleaning the bicycle harder. I wear...
Forum: Touring
02-08-17, 07:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,181
Posted By 2 Piece

Good deal, I just thought you wanted an altimeter...

Good deal, I just thought you wanted an altimeter as well and it does not look like the Sigma has that function.
Forum: Touring
02-08-17, 06:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,181
Posted By 2 Piece

Looks like Cat Eye Adventurer has all the...

Looks like Cat Eye Adventurer has all the functions you request....
Forum: Commuting
01-31-17, 06:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,885
Posted By 2 Piece

I have used the MagicShine MJ872 for several...

I have used the MagicShine MJ872 for several years when I was a daily commuter. Very nice light, good battery life and extremely bright. It is advertised as 1600 lumens. I most always only used it on...
Forum: Touring
01-26-17, 01:31 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,464
Posted By 2 Piece

You have only toured 3 states in the USA and only...

You have only toured 3 states in the USA and only west coast. Europe and Asia are certainly good touring destinations, you have seemed to have forgotten about the many states on the east coast. Gap...
Forum: Touring
01-25-17, 10:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,464
Posted By 2 Piece

What about the east coast of USA? Many rail to...

What about the east coast of USA? Many rail to trail rides, Erie canal, Great Allegheny Passage which hook directly to the C&O canal trail which takes you right to the center of Washington, DC. From...
01-18-17, 07:01 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,523
Posted By 2 Piece

Riding in the rain is Great! Actually, riding in...

Riding in the rain is Great! Actually, riding in any inclement weather can and has been some of by best rides.
From 13 digress Fahrenheit in winter, to 110 degrees Fahrenheit in Summer. From sleet...
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