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04-04-20, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Garmin Connect is pretty good. I don't feel any...

Garmin Connect is pretty good. I don't feel any need to use Strava.
04-04-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 678
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​I don't give money ​​​​​​I don't support...

​​​​​​I don't give money
​​​​​​I don't support the needy
​​​​​​Raised in America
​​​​​​Taught to be greedy

De la Soul, No


https://youtu.be/JPSn418RHkQ
04-04-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 231
Posted By Seattle Forrest

This is why you need a tri bike.

This is why you need a tri bike.
04-04-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Thanks for saving me two hours. Not that I...

Thanks for saving me two hours.

Not that I would have clicked play or sat through it anyway. I don't need a video of a guy talking to update myself on basic facts. And when you start off with...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-20, 10:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By Seattle Forrest

The bars end like any others. Instead of giving...

The bars end like any others. Instead of giving you a flat botton like thing to close the ends of the drops off, they give you a silicone penis tip. When you're wrapping the bars, that plug makes...
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 07:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Yeah. You use a rappel/belay device to control...

Yeah. You use a rappel/belay device to control your speed going down, the red cord goes above the device in case you let go for some reason with your brake hand. Or if you're French you use an...
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 234
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I was out of town so I got the astounding price...

I was out of town so I got the astounding price of $2.70, around here it's $3.00 and up.
04-03-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 392
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Nonsense. We go through most of life with our...

Nonsense. We go through most of life with our immune system turned down to 1 in order to play hard mode. Thousands die from paper cuts, but when somebody survives an encounter with a tooth brush,...
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Here's a picture of a lunch stop after doing laps...

Here's a picture of a lunch stop after doing laps all morning. The red cord is a prusik around the green rope. If I had fallen from the ledge I was resting on, I'd go about 18 inches down before...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 2,871
Posted By Seattle Forrest

If you limit it to bike enthusiasts, racers,...

If you limit it to bike enthusiasts, racers, whatever, hills come back as important. For most people riding self powered vehicles, they won't be happy if you tell them you know a great route and...
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 284
Posted By Seattle Forrest

We moved around a lot when I was younger. Every...

We moved around a lot when I was younger. Every time someone saw my face on a milk carton, we'd pack up and find somewhere new.
04-03-20, 02:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,196
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I had an approaching car vanish into the ether...

I had an approaching car vanish into the ether when it was going too fast on a narrow residential street, then slowed down until there was room to pass.

The Varia is truly excellent, but you do...
04-03-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,719
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I know indoor rowing machines can measure power,...

I know indoor rowing machines can measure power, too. Really don't know much about how that works. I don't think the translation to calories is as close to 1:1 in a boat, I know that what we've...
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 12:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Black Diamond made a #21 Camelot for Big Nuts...

Black Diamond made a #21 Camelot for Big Nuts Honnold! :eek:

https://www.climbing.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_860/MTcxNTM0MDA4ODQzMjQ5MTIz/andyearl_12052019_aec_9883.webp
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Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I would make the same guess as WhyFi. Definitely...

I would make the same guess as WhyFi. Definitely it's not because there's something wrong with TAs that only Giant knows about.

A lot of hubs, DTs for example, have changeable end caps so you can...
04-03-20, 12:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 461
Posted By Seattle Forrest

FYI, it would be helpful to put a link to the new...

FYI, it would be helpful to put a link to the new forum in the announcement. I had enough sense to go look at the list of forums, but not everybody does.
Forum: Foo
04-03-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,841
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​I was just reading about an entire family...

​​​​​​I was just reading about an entire family that died of a flat tire there.
04-03-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,719
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Let's start with the assumption that calories are...

Let's start with the assumption that calories are a real thing. 🙂 A calorie is the amount of energy it takes to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree C. Your body uses energy...
04-02-20, 09:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,719
Posted By Seattle Forrest

According to dozens of dozens of research studies...

According to dozens of dozens of research studies by many independent third parties, the number of kilo joules measured by your PM is within 5% of god's honest truth in terms of calories burned on a...
Forum: Foo
04-02-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

The magic of a prusik is how it grabs hold when...

The magic of a prusik is how it grabs hold when you weight it. So if you're on the roof and tie yourself to the rope with a prusik, it'll stop you immediately if you fall.

But I really only said...
Forum: Foo
04-02-20, 07:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

If you learn to rap you need to learn the Texas...

If you learn to rap you need to learn the Texas prusik too!
Forum: Foo
04-02-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 524
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I was looking forward to getting myself killed BC...

I was looking forward to getting myself killed BC skiing at Cascade Pass.
Forum: Foo
04-02-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 524
Posted By Seattle Forrest

NCNP closed is to all visitors until further...

NCNP closed is to all visitors until further notice. 🤯 😕 😔
04-02-20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 84
Posted By Seattle Forrest

North Cascades National Park Complex Closed

Effective April 3, 2020, North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake National Recreation Area, and Lake Chelan National Recreation Area will be closed to all park visitors until further notice. State...
Forum: Foo
04-02-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Search and Rescue Groups Urge People to Stop...

Search and Rescue Groups Urge People to Stop Climbing Cabinetry During Pandemic


"People overestimate the holding power of a quickdraw clipped to a toaster-oven handle..."

"Last night we were...
04-02-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,335
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I think if you did a search and replace, China to...

I think if you did a search and replace, China to Iran, bombs would already be flying.

Personally, I don't know. We're hearing claims both ways. Given the situation I put more weight on our...
04-02-20, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 521
Posted By Seattle Forrest

It's rare to disagree amicably. :beer:

It's rare to disagree amicably. :beer:
04-02-20, 11:33 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,335
Posted By Seattle Forrest

And our intelligence agencies, but you know what...

And our intelligence agencies, but you know what Trump says about them. :mad:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,880
Posted By Seattle Forrest

If it makes you feel better, that's an old pic. ...

If it makes you feel better, that's an old pic. I'm climbing the walls too.
04-02-20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 425
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Cycling isn't limited to MUPs. The roads have...

Cycling isn't limited to MUPs. The roads have never been so empty.
04-02-20, 11:10 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

English isn't your first language, is it?

English isn't your first language, is it?
04-02-20, 12:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,537
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Ok but for the other 23 hours and 58 minutes of...

Ok but for the other 23 hours and 58 minutes of the day...?
04-01-20, 08:43 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,335
Posted By Seattle Forrest

The CIA seems to be involved in this crackpot...

The CIA seems to be involved in this crackpot conspiracy. Just saw this.


China hid extent of coronavirus outbreak, US intelligence reportedly saysPUBLISHED WED, APR 1 2020 12:15 PM EDTUPDATED 3...
04-01-20, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I recommend going with GPS, but it will be hard...

I recommend going with GPS, but it will be hard to find a modern bike computer that understands power but not location. Having that data gives you more context, specifically how your efforts are...
04-01-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I don't think travel has been prohibited anywhere...

I don't think travel has been prohibited anywhere in the USA has it? People can travel to stores that are open, restaurants for take out, and while exercising.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,880
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Here are a few pictures of my C3. I had just...

Here are a few pictures of my C3.

I had just taken delivery of it, and taking it out to play had to come before adjusting the fit. Just too exciting to get a new bike, especially when it could...
04-01-20, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 521
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​It means I wasn't sure if you were serious...

​​​​​​It means I wasn't sure if you were serious or not, specifically asking why we should or do take this virus seriously, and don't take automobile fatalities seriously.

It's manifestly obvious...
04-01-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 392
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I'm gonna hire a witch doctor. What has science...

I'm gonna hire a witch doctor. What has science every done for us?

;)
04-01-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

There is a (potential) vaccine, already in human...

There is a (potential) vaccine, already in human trials. So far it appears promising, but we're very much in the early stages.

They can't vaccinate you by giving you the virus, you'd get sick and...
04-01-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

A few things: I was responding to a...

A few things:

I was responding to a question about the future of the virus in humanity, as it relates to coming up with a vaccine. The virus's past isn't relevant to that question.
I was...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-20, 01:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,880
Posted By Seattle Forrest

This is the post some pics of your Cervelo...

This is the post some pics of your Cervelo thread, at least it seems to have become that. I'll show you mine if you show me yours!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-20, 01:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,880
Posted By Seattle Forrest

They're obviously great painters. I wouldn't...

They're obviously great painters. I wouldn't personally think all of those frames are worth having a custom paint job, to each their own. Some of the paint jobs are really excellent. Thanks for...
Forum: Foo
04-01-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

You sound well adjusted.

You sound well adjusted.
Forum: Foo
04-01-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 542
Posted By Seattle Forrest

You need to post those in the gadgets forum and...

You need to post those in the gadgets forum and ask how to control the headlights. :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,880
Posted By Seattle Forrest

As a gift for yours truly, right? My birth day...

As a gift for yours truly, right? My birth day is in December.
Forum: Foo
04-01-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 524
Posted By Seattle Forrest

My neighbor's house got rolled with toilet paper...

My neighbor's house got rolled with toilet paper last night. It increased their property value by $30,000.
04-01-20, 12:31 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​Probably not, for two reasons: nCov 2...

​​​​​​Probably not, for two reasons:

nCov 2 has a proofreader. It mutates 20x less often than a virus without. Most mutations are harmful or fatal to the virus, so it's good at avoiding them.
...
04-01-20, 12:16 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,248
Posted By Seattle Forrest

And, to Retro Grouch's point, many people I know...

And, to Retro Grouch's point, many people I know knew somebody who died in a car accident. I went to a small, close knit high school in a small town, one of my classmates died at 17 years old. The...
03-31-20, 11:29 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,335
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​P&R isn't an echo chamber! It's a clown...

​​​​​​P&R isn't an echo chamber! It's a clown car. :mad:
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 10:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 650
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Great screen name!

Great screen name!
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