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Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 01:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,407
Posted By jpitkin

Did someone say hilly century? ...

Did someone say hilly century?

http://www.highlandercycletour.com/highlander.htm
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-09, 07:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By jpitkin

Felt experts?

Why does this just not seem right?
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-09, 03:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,206
Posted By jpitkin

besides a seat, i wouldn't buy a used _____

I'm starting to gather up parts for a new build. I'm wondering what you wouldn't buy used (other then a seat). My first thoughts were a BB, Headset, and chain.... I'd fork over cash for new on those....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-08, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,822
Posted By jpitkin

Problem with the white line is that it is much...

Problem with the white line is that it is much slicker then pavement. Ride slightly to one side, much safer!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-16-08, 06:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,286
Posted By jpitkin

Shirt to Shorts ratio

I don't think i've seen a thread like this, so here goes:

What's your shirt to shorts (bibs) ratio?

I think I've got 3 shirts to every pair of bibs.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-08, 09:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 679
Posted By jpitkin

I actually have a mix.. Thule for rack to...

I actually have a mix..

Thule for rack to car and my fork mount for the road bikes.

But I have a Yak for my mnt bike (keeps the muddy tire out of the car)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-08, 09:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,414
Posted By jpitkin

Wow, that's awesome... at first I was like...

Wow, that's awesome...

at first I was like "I don't care about fork rake.." then it dawned on me...

I Nominate this for best thread of the day.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-08, 01:58 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,417
Posted By jpitkin

+1

+1
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-08, 11:39 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,563
Posted By jpitkin

I don't know if it counts as a beater, but we...

I don't know if it counts as a beater, but we beat my car up all the time.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3162/2611206346_0fb84811af_o.jpg

it's an 05 Scion XB. I've got a Thule Playpen and 3...
Replies: 8
Views: 1,124
Posted By jpitkin

Energy drink and gel?

I've got a couple of 100+ rides scheduled this year.

I was about to order some GU gel this morning... and got to thinking about the GU energy drink. I normally will have a bottle with me on...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-07, 02:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By jpitkin

also check out: ...

also check out:
http://www.granitestatewheelmen.org/
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-07, 06:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 619
Posted By jpitkin

I love my LBS

Okay, I just read the 'I hate my new LBS' thread. Thought I'd share a positive LBS story cause I think they deserve it.

I lost my front wheel ( http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=321935 )...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-07, 06:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 745
Posted By jpitkin

try a search.. lots of opinions and ideas..

try a search.. lots of opinions and ideas..
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-07, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By jpitkin

I just might, altho waiting till the 29th for the...

I just might, altho waiting till the 29th for the auction to close, then another couple days for shipping might kill me, it's already been a week + with no miles under my wheels (well, some time on...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-07, 02:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By jpitkin

Matching Wheelset

Okay, I lost my wheel last weekend ( http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=321935 )...

I've been thinking about what to replace the lost front wheel with... I'm not OCP by any stretch of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-07, 08:33 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,386
Posted By jpitkin

My Vote goes for a Box... ScionXB Great gas...

My Vote goes for a Box... ScionXB

Great gas milage, lots more room then you'd think.

I've fit 2 mountain bikes in the back on a regular basis. Three bikes fit on the roof with racks.

Easy on...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-07, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,767
Posted By jpitkin

Bike bra? I thought your bars were supposed to...

Bike bra? I thought your bars were supposed to drop like that....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-07, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By jpitkin

Yakima Tire Carrier

So I bought a Yak tire carrier this weekend since I had a wedding to attend and had a second couple in the car with us. instead of keeping the tire inside, I went and spent the $30 on a front wheel...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-07, 09:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,055
Posted By jpitkin

Common sense isn't very common... If you...

Common sense isn't very common...

If you followed that idea you'd never ride with a group cause you'd never have the experience...

+1 on the low key group to gain confidence.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-07, 01:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,596
Posted By jpitkin

This brings up another point, How do you let...

This brings up another point, How do you let someone know you're coming up on them? I've been out a couple times, riding along, and all of a sudden I feel someone on my wheel. This had happened the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-07, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By jpitkin

Try Harris Cycles (Sheldon Browns 'home'...

Try

Harris Cycles (Sheldon Browns 'home' shop)
or
Belmont Wheelworks
Forum: Road Cycling
06-01-07, 08:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,907
Posted By jpitkin

What you need to convince her of is that you...

What you need to convince her of is that you don't need more clothes.. you need more bikes to match the clothes you already have...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-01-07, 08:46 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,920
Posted By jpitkin

+1 Only thing I really think is 'just one more...

+1 Only thing I really think is 'just one more mile'
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-07, 05:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,644
Posted By jpitkin

Sugoi RS Flex Bibs, and a pair of PI's. ...

Sugoi RS Flex Bibs, and a pair of PI's.

Sugoi Shorts for when i'm on the Mountain bike
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-07, 06:37 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,807
Posted By jpitkin

Native Dash SS's ...

Native Dash SS's

http://www.nativeyewear.com/prod_details.php?style_id=18
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-07, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By jpitkin

Chamois Creep?

So I bought a set of Pearl Micro sensor thermal bibs with the Mens 3D Pro Stretch Chamois, they are super comfy. I've noticed that as I ride, the chamois rides up as well. Wondering if anyone else...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-04-07, 08:38 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,361
Posted By jpitkin

+1 on the talking to him. I was out last...

+1 on the talking to him.

I was out last weekend, blew by a woman on her rig, she caught right up with me, and we rode together for about 20 miles or so, taking turns up front, I thought I was...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-07, 01:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,268
Posted By jpitkin

My Lemond won't fit on it with any other bikes,...

My Lemond won't fit on it with any other bikes, but my Girl Friends 05 Giant OCR3 fits with my Gary Fisher tassajara.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-07, 12:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,268
Posted By jpitkin

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/150/381676217_61303...

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/150/381676217_6130321848.jpg

I also have my Lemond on the trainer in the living room

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/180/381679394_4c686af347.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-07, 03:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 946
Posted By jpitkin

The Kaiser will be missed....

The Kaiser will be missed....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-14-07, 02:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,674
Posted By jpitkin

WOW. now I have something to do after the hamster...

WOW. now I have something to do after the hamster wheel on this great new england day.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-06, 11:18 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 5,443
Posted By jpitkin

Video Editor and I beat up kids for lunch...

Video Editor

and I beat up kids for lunch money
12-14-06, 12:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By jpitkin

Ride with a buddy. You'll see him go down first...

Ride with a buddy. You'll see him go down first and he'll provide a soft cusion to fall on.

I'd also suggest timing the battery life on your HID BEFORE heading out. It should be good for a couple...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-14-06, 11:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 938
Posted By jpitkin

I swing both ways too! Lil road, Lil Mountain,...

I swing both ways too! Lil road, Lil Mountain, Just starting a build up of a single speed road bike. After that a single speed mountain will most likely wander into my stable....

i wish i'd gotten...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-06, 09:08 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,118
Posted By jpitkin

And so what if your seat bag is happy? ...

And so what if your seat bag is happy?

Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-06, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By jpitkin

Depends on 'where' in the merrimack Valley you...

Depends on 'where' in the merrimack Valley you are...Where bouts are you?

I'd say Belmont Wheel works is the best option if you're in the rt 2 area.

Further North there's Goodales in Nashua,...
11-01-06, 06:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 666
Posted By jpitkin

I think i've found my final...

I think i've found my final answer...http://static.flickr.com/106/285633256_16000905d5_o.jpg... NO LIGHTS!
10-31-06, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 666
Posted By jpitkin

Type of Light and Mount?

Okay, So the whole DST thing has happened once more.

I went out and bought a trail rat lighting system. I haven't had the opportunity to use it yet, I've had it out but have always been able to...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-06, 02:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,024
Posted By jpitkin

I dunno what looks better, clean or muddy.... ...

I dunno what looks better, clean or muddy....
..............................................................okay, Muddy is much better
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-06, 09:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,097
Posted By jpitkin

+1 on pink cages, I have one on my mnt bike and...

+1 on pink cages, I have one on my mnt bike and all the lady's dig it
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-06, 08:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,097
Posted By jpitkin

front silver rear red

front silver

rear red
10-26-06, 12:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 13,895
Posted By jpitkin

+1 on the Tass I made a move from a 21" rock...

+1 on the Tass

I made a move from a 21" rock hopper to a 17.5" Tass. Most of my riding was on technical trails with lots of switch backs, so a shorter bike let me 'throw it around' much easier. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-06, 09:55 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,807
Posted By jpitkin

the internet, porn, bikes, and a search...

the internet, porn, bikes, and a search engine....

http://www.scansound.com/M101-Mono-Earbuds.htm

just chop one side off and you're good to go.
10-25-06, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By jpitkin

I hadn't noticed any drag before, I'll have to...

I hadn't noticed any drag before, I'll have to stop by the LBS and find out.
10-25-06, 05:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By jpitkin

disc's dragging?

I'm on my first bike (06 GaryFisher Tass) with disc brakes. i've got a couple miles under my belt, and decided to ditch the stock tire since it was slipping all over the place. Put on a Geak Grid200,...
10-04-06, 10:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 953
Posted By jpitkin

Probably should have mentioned that I've been...

Probably should have mentioned that I've been mostly riding single track in New England, so there's a bit of mud at the start of the season, and a bit of snow at the end...
10-04-06, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 953
Posted By jpitkin

The Next Step?

Okay, After a season of riding my 05 Rockhopper, i'm ready for my next bike. (the rockhopper was bought to see if I enjoyed single track, and i do... so i want a better bike) And I'm willing to spend...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-06, 02:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,210
Posted By jpitkin

not nearly enough?

not nearly enough?
Forum: Northeast
09-21-06, 02:18 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 13,685
Posted By jpitkin

Southern NH! Manchester area, always lookign for...

Southern NH! Manchester area, always lookign for another group to ride with
08-23-06, 05:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,300
Posted By jpitkin

I don't get peoples problems with tires on...

I don't get peoples problems with tires on rainers either. I've been running a set of Bontragers 700 x 38's on my bike for two years now, no trouble with it on the trainer. I don't spend nearly the...
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