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Forum: Foo
10-18-18, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7,880
Views: 686,646
Posted By kevmk81

That car may have made a ******bag move, but they...

That car may have made a ******bag move, but they are all now making ******bag moves that could potentially cause major issues...
Forum: Foo
09-19-18, 12:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,220
Posted By kevmk81

I have a two story - my extension ladder *just*...

I have a two story - my extension ladder *just* reaches with about 2 ft over the top of the gutter edge. A few things that has helped me is:

- having a safe ladder angle
- having someone hold...
Forum: Foo
09-17-18, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 366
Posted By kevmk81

I didn't use a lawn service last year or this...

I didn't use a lawn service last year or this year. I definitely think I'll be doing a lawn service next year - too many variables to screw up doing it non professionally (myself)… hopefully if I...
Forum: Foo
09-17-18, 06:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 366
Posted By kevmk81

I used what Menards has - their grub treatment...

I used what Menards has - their grub treatment bags. Imidacloprid .2% and "other ingredients" 99.8%.

As far as activity - I honesty am not sure if it's grub activity patches - or just patches of...
Forum: Foo
09-17-18, 05:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 366
Posted By kevmk81

Lawn question - grub treatment

Question for the lawn smart folks. Last year I spent a lot of time, money and effort in getting our new to us house's lawn nice and green - which included 4 treatments of fertilizer, grub treatment...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-18, 03:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,830
Posted By kevmk81

It'll be different for everybody - and what your...

It'll be different for everybody - and what your goals are - i would presume. For me for now, i'm just trying to stay in shape. Next year i might race again. I set a yearly goal in hours and try...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-18, 03:25 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 8,723
Posted By kevmk81

Zwift, trainerroad, strava... what you get out of...

Zwift, trainerroad, strava... what you get out of the different applications is different for everyone. I myself think Zwift - even if it were $20 a month - is an excellent deal. It's a cheap way...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-18, 03:08 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,830
Posted By kevmk81

yup- i'd agree - i've been on quite a few 30+ mph...

yup- i'd agree - i've been on quite a few 30+ mph jaunts on fast training rides - definitely during races. Guys in the front are hurting though. (25ish is "easy" in a pack of riders - even in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-18, 03:03 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,830
Posted By kevmk81

I say keep trying to stick with the A group... if...

I say keep trying to stick with the A group... if within a few months you still can't hang - then the B group might be better. The other days of the week need to be used to raise your fitness...
Forum: Commuting
08-17-18, 11:14 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,289
Posted By kevmk81

Actually... dude in the video doesn't have the...

Actually... dude in the video doesn't have the body language of "i'm working my a** off". His body language and how he's pedaling screams "taking it easy". I wonder if he knew he was in a race?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-18, 02:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,538
Posted By kevmk81

i'm more concerned about cell phone radiation...

i'm more concerned about cell phone radiation when it's in my jersey pocket :-(
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-18, 09:15 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 6,002
Posted By kevmk81

Not sure if it's been said or not, but riding...

Not sure if it's been said or not, but riding against the wind, even though 250 watts is 250 watts, you may be sitting at a different angle, than what you're used to? Possibly using a different...
12-15-17, 05:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,736
Posted By kevmk81

What's wrong with new shoes? My question more...

What's wrong with new shoes? My question more pertains to how to keep these smelling fresh. Trust me, the old ones were done. I think well over 10,000 miles on those shoes. Bad weather, indoors...
12-15-17, 09:58 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,736
Posted By kevmk81

What do you all do to remove shoe stank?

My cycling shoes were rancid smelling. I can't imagine the loads of bacteria/germs/whatever that i was sticking my foot into before i replaced those nasty shoes. What do some of you do to kill the...
Forum: Great Lakes
10-19-17, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,185
Posted By kevmk81

Wonder if West Indiana has many gravel roads...

Wonder if West Indiana has many gravel roads then... or most of it being chip seal for county roads (which i guess could be gravel depending on maintenance schedules)
Forum: Great Lakes
10-19-17, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,185
Posted By kevmk81

Good idea using Strava's route builder. Totally...

Good idea using Strava's route builder. Totally forgot about that! I'll have to street view that route for sure
Forum: Great Lakes
10-19-17, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,185
Posted By kevmk81

Visiting Rockville IN

I'll be visiting Rockville Indiana this weekend. Any suggestions on safe and good routes (road). Looking for a good 50 or so miles.
Forum: Foo
10-11-17, 09:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,465
Posted By kevmk81

Ours isn't bad (yet?). $100/yr. Only thing...

Ours isn't bad (yet?). $100/yr. Only thing really is that you have to get things approved. But that like someone said above, takes a few minutes. I guess maybe not all are terrible?
Forum: Foo
10-08-17, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By kevmk81

Yep thatís pretty much my plan on weeding. I...

Yep thatís pretty much my plan on weeding. I think the pic above is definitely wheat seed. Itís from when I put down straw on the bare spots in the yard to keep the soil moist. Whoops. Ha! ...
Forum: Foo
10-08-17, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By kevmk81

I think I got my answer already. Itís wheat seed....

I think I got my answer already. Itís wheat seed. I guess itís supposed to help the grass grow and will just die off after a couple mows.
Forum: Foo
10-08-17, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By kevmk81

Crabgrass seedling?

Any ideas what this is? I had my yard aerated and seeded just under two weeks ago. A lot of this is sprouting up. If this is all crabgrass, itíd be crazy just for the amount that is sprouting from...
Forum: Foo
09-19-17, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By kevmk81

aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand that post on the internet...

aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand that post on the internet probably put a bulls-eye on my forehead
Forum: Foo
09-19-17, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By kevmk81

Filing taxes early, identity theft & Equifax breach

Riddle me this

Say your info was stolen in the Equifax breach that has recently been on the news. So, SSN, drivers license etc are in the data that was stolen.

Come tax time, it's suggested...
08-31-17, 11:49 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 6,553
Posted By kevmk81

I'd be ecstatic if my wife would all of a sudden...

I'd be ecstatic if my wife would all of a sudden start riding with a fast group... i don't care what sex she would be riding with. I've ridden with a women's team, and my wife hasn't had issues.
Forum: Foo
03-16-17, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7,880
Views: 686,646
Posted By kevmk81

Near death experience

Near death experience
Forum: Foo
11-15-16, 09:06 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,327
Posted By kevmk81

4 different jobs in high school - 3 restaurant...

4 different jobs in high school - 3 restaurant jobs & 1 office supply store
1 job in college - power company warehouse
4 jobs post college - all in IT, current job since March and will be looooong...
Forum: Foo
10-24-16, 10:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,529
Posted By kevmk81

I agree. I didn't watch the episode, but this...

I agree. I didn't watch the episode, but this gives me a good opportunity to jump the shark. I'm not big on watching a lot of tv anyways... in fact I hate being tied to watching a show on TV. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-16, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kevmk81

kept it :-)

kept it :-)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-16, 07:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kevmk81

My only qualm with parting out is that I'm not...

My only qualm with parting out is that I'm not sure what the value is on some of the components.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-16, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kevmk81

I agree with parting it out, however, i think...

I agree with parting it out, however, i think this is still a good deal though right? A model that's highly sought after only made sweeter with a power meter and carbon wheels! I'll give it a week...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kevmk81

It's been posted if anyone is interested: ...

It's been posted if anyone is interested:

2013 Cannondale CAAD10, power meter & carbon wheels! (http://springfieldil.craigslist.org/bik/5800694806.html)
Forum: For Sale
09-26-16, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,035
Posted By kevmk81

Posted on craigslist 2013 Cannondale CAAD10,...

Posted on craigslist

2013 Cannondale CAAD10, power meter & carbon wheels! (http://springfieldil.craigslist.org/bik/5800694806.html)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-16, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kevmk81

2013 caad10 - ultegra - november rails - p2m value?

I'm considering selling my 2013 CAAD10 with ultegra, November Rails (52), and power2max. How would one go about determining the asking price, anyone know? I'm downsizing and trying to save money...
Forum: For Sale
09-26-16, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,035
Posted By kevmk81

2013 CAAD10 Ultegra - November Rails and Power2Max

I'm considering selling my 2013 CAAD10 with ultegra components. Selling with it, November 52 Rail wheels, and Power2Max power meter. Not sure what I'm thinking about selling at yet, but am...
Forum: Foo
07-12-16, 07:37 AM
Forum: Foo
06-13-16, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 667
Posted By kevmk81

This will give you a great listing of what's...

This will give you a great listing of what's available:

Master List of currently available 4k HDR titles, will be updated often. - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews...
Forum: Foo
06-13-16, 02:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 667
Posted By kevmk81

Demo UHD-3D - Ultra-HD / 4K / HDR / 3D...

Demo UHD-3D - Ultra-HD / 4K / HDR / 3D (http://www.demo-uhd3d.com) Save to USB drive and watch them on your tv. Note that not all will work on all televisions.

There is a significant amount of...
Forum: Foo
05-16-16, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By kevmk81

We aren't coffee drinkers :-O So maybe it's...

We aren't coffee drinkers :-O

So maybe it's time to *start* drinking coffee?
Forum: Foo
05-16-16, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By kevmk81

Bout a new LED = wife in full panic mode

So we haven't bought a new TV in probably 7 to 8 years. Our old Samsung plasma - just after the factory warranty ran out - started developing vertical lines in the screen. We watched that thing for...
Forum: Great Lakes
05-10-16, 08:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 663
Posted By kevmk81

Springfield IL - worst town I've ridden in

We recently moved to Springfield IL back in March. So, is it just me, or are the drivers horribly inpatient, more irate here than other towns and even cities? I actually haven't ridden in 4 weeks...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-16, 01:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,117
Posted By kevmk81

5'8" and on a 51 cannondale. had to install a...

5'8" and on a 51 cannondale. had to install a pretty lengthy stem, but it all fits great!
01-07-16, 11:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 769
Posted By kevmk81

I use a fitbit charge HR

I use a fitbit charge HR
01-07-16, 11:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,422
Posted By kevmk81

Even if any of those things are happening to him...

Even if any of those things are happening to him in his life, doesn't mean he should drive like an a-hole and putting others lives at risk.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-16, 10:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,175
Posted By kevmk81

It's a tie for me between two rides: July I...

It's a tie for me between two rides:

July I rode on a vacation in Florida. Bonita Springs to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. First time riding in an area like that. Not a long ride, but very fun...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-16, 08:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By kevmk81

Went without anything on my head last night but...

Went without anything on my head last night but my helmet. Gotta say, it wasn't very comfortable. By the time I got home I felt like I had an ear infection. Lots of ascending and descending here. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-16, 03:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By kevmk81

I think I've got my answer. Will just htfu. ...

I think I've got my answer. Will just htfu. It's been a while since I've ridden sans cap in the winter... otherwise I'm going to wrap my undershirt. I don't have a cat to put on my head... and I...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-16, 01:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By kevmk81

I might just do this. I don't want to bother the...

I might just do this. I don't want to bother the surgery unit.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-16, 01:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By kevmk81

I guess I could just use my undershirt... but I...

I guess I could just use my undershirt... but I don't think my helmet will fit if I have my shirt all clumped on top of my head.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-16, 01:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By kevmk81

Argh.... need ideas to keep my noggin warm

So when I arrived at work this morning, I did my usual. Got to my desk, put my helmet on my desk, and my gloves. Pretty sure I put my skull cap down as well... but apparently I didn't. I've seemed...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-16, 02:50 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,279
Posted By kevmk81

I bet that does happen... unfortunately. :-( ...

I bet that does happen... unfortunately. :-( And good point about kids being too young to ride in the trailer... gotta wait till at least 1 year old and can hold up their head with a good amount of...
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