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Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-22, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,879
Views: 541,580
Posted By mgopack42

Mount Hamilton, from the east approach. Roads...

Mount Hamilton, from the east approach. Roads empty, but the 120 Inch dome lies ahead! This was a satisfying acheivment. now I need to tick off Diablo and Tamalplais this season. Bought the jersey...
05-08-22, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By mgopack42

JoeBass Joe, can you post the contact info for...

JoeBass Joe, can you post the contact info for this ride, siince the organizers never chimed in?
04-20-22, 08:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 746
Posted By mgopack42

I call these "diver helmet" stops. I have this...

I call these "diver helmet" stops. I have this on one of my bikes, and when i was switching part, I set the special ferrule aside so aas not to lose it... of course I lost it. any one have a...
04-03-22, 08:22 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 29,318
Posted By mgopack42

I am riding the Nova too. Doing the shorter...

I am riding the Nova too. Doing the shorter route on my Ridley Kanzo gravel bike....
03-25-22, 08:48 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 5,409
Posted By mgopack42

It looks like I will be in SF that weekend for a...

It looks like I will be in SF that weekend for a short holiday weekend. I think I will take my new prize (toy) out for a shakedown ride. see you all Saturday!
Mark
02-21-22, 01:26 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 29,318
Posted By mgopack42

Well, I finally decided on my game plan for...

Well, I finally decided on my game plan for Erotica weekend. Since I did the Heroic route last time, I have nothing to prove in that regard. And since it was so bad last time, they threw in a free...
02-13-22, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By mgopack42

A couple of misc pictures. ...

A couple of misc pictures.
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Tried to show the cool...
02-12-22, 08:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By mgopack42

The build plan is full (or as close to it as I...

The build plan is full (or as close to it as I can do without breaking the bank) 7400 DA. Since this is a SRA (Super Record Aero) I should aspire to DA,AX, but the rarity equates to high price. I...
02-12-22, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By mgopack42

Grail Bike (a build thread of sorts)

I have read with interest, a lot of threads asking "What is your grail bike". I always found people's answers interesting and the bikes exciting and varied. But when I really thought about what a...
02-02-22, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 731
Posted By mgopack42

MMMM I miss the Friday perch fry back home ...

MMMM I miss the Friday perch fry back home "dontcha know"
01-31-22, 10:05 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 29,318
Posted By mgopack42

I am in. I am using my carry-over registration...

I am in. I am using my carry-over registration from 2020 same as many. I took the "special" deal they offered as an "apology" for having a sub par event in 2019, so I registered for both days.
I...
01-30-22, 09:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 731
Posted By mgopack42

First outdoor ride of the year (first C&V too)

Well I had been riding my trainer about 5 days a week lately, so I had decided to take the day off, since I had a gravel ride planned for Sunday. I decided my Masi had been neglected fo too long, and...
01-27-22, 12:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,110
Posted By mgopack42

Here is my wife's retired Fondriest Carb Level 03...

Here is my wife's retired Fondriest Carb Level 03 Monumental SAT. Carbon fork and rear triangle. Main triangle is Dedacciai aluminum 3 tubes. The SAT refers to the "Slide Transfer" graphics on the...
01-04-22, 11:03 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,072
Posted By mgopack42

I sold both of these last year to forum members:...

I sold both of these last year to forum members: the Allez was bought new as a replacement for a nice Raleigh that was a gift from my wife that I drove into a garage on the top of my car :cry:, and...
11-21-21, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7,736
Views: 2,671,137
Posted By mgopack42

Pair of Trek District 4, his and hers

Posted a NBD thread with details. Pics only here.
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11-21-21, 05:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 434
Posted By mgopack42

NBD x 2( New Bike Day)

Just took our first toodle around town on our early Christmas present:. A pair of Trek District 4 Equipped bikes. Gates belt drive, Alfine 8 speed hub, front dynamo hub, lights, fenders, rear rack...
10-08-21, 11:38 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 8,833
Posted By mgopack42

Since someone brought it up, and I own one (2...

Since someone brought it up, and I own one (2 actually), here it is on my Mask 3V volumetrica. What can I say, it fits my bottom!...
09-22-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,136
Posted By mgopack42

The Funny thing looking at the planned route, is...

The Funny thing looking at the planned route, is that day 3 almost did me in. even though I was the youngest guy on the tourocia, i was the slowest descender and the slowest climber, so I got to be...
09-22-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,136
Posted By mgopack42

Thanks to Gugie for being the documentatian for...

Thanks to Gugie for being the documentatian for this ride, and also the defacto capo! (decapo?)
It was an adventure i may never forget! thanks for lettingn me tag along and meet some cool new...
09-21-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 382
Views: 26,124
Posted By mgopack42

For some reason the Tourica crew (along with a...

For some reason the Tourica crew (along with a couple of guests at the Palazzo) decided on a Saturday ride...I blame the ones that arrived by car... I would have never made a real Eroica! Thor...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-21, 05:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 554
Posted By mgopack42

here is my solution on my XS frame Ridley Kanzo...

here is my solution on my XS frame Ridley Kanzo AL:
Small Blackburn frame "triangle bag"
various B-Rad adapters from Wolf Tooth for water bottle handling.
Double bottle mount...
09-07-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,232
Posted By mgopack42

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Here is one after the Tripleizer was added. I have posted this...
09-06-21, 08:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,130
Posted By mgopack42

I had te opposite problem when i went sub-compact...

I had te opposite problem when i went sub-compact on my Masi; the FD was too high at the lowest point of the braze on. I used a round file and adde a couple of mm to the slot in the braze on. you may...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-21, 01:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,390
Posted By mgopack42

the bike has GRX setup, so I could even go lower...

the bike has GRX setup, so I could even go lower if I wanted. I used to ride Campy Chorus, with a compact, and 29 was the biggest I could go in the rear, and it was hard in the hills east of Fresno,...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-21, 12:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,390
Posted By mgopack42

I have been riding my Gravel bike with road...

I have been riding my Gravel bike with road wheels lately, and I am really liking the sub-compact 30-46 crankset.
08-10-21, 09:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,477
Posted By mgopack42

Lambert (Reg Harris)

PM sent, I think I might "need" a 70's British bike(?). Crazy, I know!
Forum: Touring
07-24-21, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4,640
Views: 2,430,629
Posted By mgopack42

Not loaded, but pre-planning for a trip (see Post...

Not loaded, but pre-planning for a trip (see Post (https://www.bikeforums.net/touring/1235353-getting-ready-ride-sf-eroica-ca-fall.html)). I hope I can managed the trip set up this way....
07-15-21, 06:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,534
Posted By mgopack42

Thanks for all of the feedback! you guys always...

Thanks for all of the feedback! you guys always rock the web!

Update to OP. I was being a little facetious with the TBI part of the comment. I just wanted to get a discussion rolling. Of...
07-11-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1,672
Views: 347,251
Posted By mgopack42

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Obligatory picture by the pavement ends sign!...
07-08-21, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Nbd
Views: 1,119
Posted By mgopack42

I agree, it looks awesome!! I could be a total...

I agree, it looks awesome!! I could be a total Fred, what with my beer gut and all!
07-08-21, 05:33 AM
Replies: 13
Nbd
Views: 1,119
Posted By mgopack42

That bike is not set up yet. I dragged it out of...

That bike is not set up yet. I dragged it out of the box, slapped the bars, seat, and wheels on it, and took a picture. it is too hot in the afternoons here to "work" in the garage. seat height is...
07-07-21, 06:14 AM
Replies: 13
Nbd
Views: 1,119
Posted By mgopack42

Yeah, I have always been a sucker for baby blue...

Yeah, I have always been a sucker for baby blue bikes, and the accents are the Belgian flag colors. when I showed a picture to the spousal unit she was MEH, but I think it looks awesome! The amazing...
07-07-21, 05:51 AM
Replies: 13
Nbd
Views: 1,119
Posted By mgopack42

Nbd

Still getting it set up. this is basically right out of the box... will get it on the (gravel) road this weekend! I will get a better picture after it is set up, but for now I will have to live...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,056
Posted By mgopack42

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Here is the Sidi Genius mentioned before. I had a pair of these, and only replaced...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-21, 01:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 823
Posted By mgopack42

Has anyone else noticed these random questions...

Has anyone else noticed these random questions from people on the first post? usually specific and vague at the same time, and never get back to the thread. what could scammers or trolls possible...
06-01-21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,680
Posted By mgopack42

Probably missing something, or messing up the...

Probably missing something, or messing up the time line, but here is what I got!

No name brand kids 20 inch bike with banana seat and ape hanger bars… probably given away

Sears 3 speed with...
05-28-21, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,834
Posted By mgopack42

Regardless, it seems like $65 is a steal. I was...

Regardless, it seems like $65 is a steal. I was hoping this would be worth more as i have a couple of these!
05-26-21, 06:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,659
Posted By mgopack42

Here is my Masi 3 Volumetrica, bought from a...

Here is my Masi 3 Volumetrica, bought from a forum member in Dec of 2019....
05-07-21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,065
Posted By mgopack42

In my experience, most dogs chasing cyclists are...

In my experience, most dogs chasing cyclists are just playing. Most times, not always, you see them wagging their tail and barking playfully as they pace you. The only real worry from these is that...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,887
Posted By mgopack42

I have flown twice with my bike in a B&W...

I have flown twice with my bike in a B&W International Bike Box. (bike case). B&W Bik box...
04-06-21, 10:12 AM
Replies: 382
Views: 26,124
Posted By mgopack42

Loyd I have seen all sorts of bikes,...

Loyd I have seen all sorts of bikes, Schwinn(USA), Zeus (Spain), Cilo or Mondia (Swiss), Concorde or Gazelle (Netherlands or Belgium), All sorts of Japanese bikes, as well as Italian bikes. Also, the...
04-05-21, 05:28 PM
Replies: 382
Views: 26,124
Posted By mgopack42

Like Kabuki12 I am ready to go. ...

Like Kabuki12 I am ready to go.
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03-15-21, 05:28 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,508
Posted By mgopack42

Here's my Masi 3V head lug. Pretty because of...

Here's my Masi 3V head lug. Pretty because of the fine craftmanship to make
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it...
03-11-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 382
Views: 26,124
Posted By mgopack42

I am in, and all paid up. Looking forward to the...

I am in, and all paid up. Looking forward to the weekend. I got cracking on the training plan, have better gearing on the Masi, than I had on the Ciocc (read old guy gears). ...
Forum: Foo
02-23-21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 508,713
Posted By mgopack42

weekend hike. snapped this one Pigeon Point...

weekend hike. snapped this one Pigeon Point Lighthouse
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Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 05:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,962
Posted By mgopack42

You guys all have awesome eyes for good shots....

You guys all have awesome eyes for good shots. From my cell phone to add to the mix.

...
Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 508,713
Posted By mgopack42

that lightning shot from sjanzeir reminded me of...

that lightning shot from sjanzeir reminded me of my similar attempts. we were vacationing somewhere in FL (Santa Maria island?) with friends and we had one of those storms roll through. I got out my...
Forum: Foo
02-10-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5,475
Views: 508,713
Posted By mgopack42

Playoff sunset in January of 2004. ...

Playoff sunset in January of 2004.
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Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,327
Posted By mgopack42

MeagreAger Depending on the size you need, there...

MeagreAger Depending on the size you need, there are lots of bikes around in that general quality level / price. For instance, I have a 2012 Pinarello FP Quatro, with a full Chorus groupset,...
01-29-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 16,122
Posted By mgopack42

My Masi with a triplizer. I managed to use 7400...

My Masi with a triplizer. I managed to use 7400 Dura Ace with a 48/38/28 and a 13/28 freewheel. I had to use an inordinately long BB axel, so chain line is less than optimal, but Eroica CA calls for...
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