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Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-19, 03:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,624
Posted By Greatestalltime

The best time to forget to open the valve is when...

The best time to forget to open the valve is when you’re using your only c02 cartridge.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 08:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,624
Posted By seau grateau

Everyone has tried to pump up a tire without...

Everyone has tried to pump up a tire without opening the valve. Anyone who says they haven't is lying.
06-19-19, 03:09 AM
Replies: 559
Views: 51,952
Posted By Machka

A little milestone .... 3 days of cycling in a...

A little milestone .... 3 days of cycling in a row AND we made it to the end of the Cycleway 2 days in a row!! :)


Friday - Rowan and I got out for a short ride late in the day. It was a lazy day...
06-17-19, 07:29 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,151
Posted By DrIsotope

The idea that people do wrong (in any pursuit)...

The idea that people do wrong (in any pursuit) because they "don't know any better" is absurd. Aside from the clinically socio/psychopathic, virtually every adult knows right from wrong. They choose...
06-16-19, 07:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,420
Posted By Scottgps

Yes. I am quite fond of PT. I spent much of my...

Yes. I am quite fond of PT. I spent much of my childhood crawling all over those bunkers at Fort Warden. And I remember bombing down that hill coming into town (back then the town really didn't...
06-15-19, 07:25 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,151
Posted By livedarklions

Yes.

Yes.
06-07-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By livedarklions

Seriously? Are we going to have a thread become...

Seriously? Are we going to have a thread become a debate on quack cures having absolutely nothing to do with bicycling? This discussion has absolutely no place in this forum.
06-07-19, 11:36 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By AlmostTrick

Right, but you've fallen behind on your pet...

Right, but you've fallen behind on your pet thread rotation. Someone has to take up the slack! :)
06-07-19, 11:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By indyfabz

Oh the irony.

Oh the irony.
06-07-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By livedarklions

He lined up all the Punches, and you're Judy. ...

He lined up all the Punches, and you're Judy.

How about we all drop our boring scripted roles already? I know I could write your posts for you at this point.
06-07-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By indyfabz

And you showed up with your usual, so we were...

And you showed up with your usual, so we were effective. :roflmao2:
06-07-19, 06:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By Paul Barnard

The new breed of forum trolls have become so...

The new breed of forum trolls have become so unimaginative.
06-07-19, 04:49 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By indyfabz

Or think of the Engin you could buy. ...

Or think of the Engin you could buy.

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06-07-19, 04:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By livedarklions

Stop starting stupid threads.

Stop starting stupid threads.
06-07-19, 03:21 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By rayooo

Considering the very sizable amount of $$ I've...

Considering the very sizable amount of $$ I've pi$$ed away in my life at the ripe age of 66.... and I've been so very blessed to have it to pi$$ away. Spending $10k on a bike, considering all the...
06-07-19, 02:01 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By Gconan

But look at all the money the owner saved in...

But look at all the money the owner saved in medical bills by being healthy riding the bike.
06-06-19, 11:59 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,904
Posted By Darth Lefty

Money has gotten cheap, and bicycles got better.

Money has gotten cheap, and bicycles got better.
06-04-19, 05:09 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By livedarklions

I hear a tinfoil hat also works.

I hear a tinfoil hat also works.
06-04-19, 12:59 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By indyfabz

You are either trolling or no nothing about...

You are either trolling or no nothing about defamation law. Or both.
06-04-19, 10:36 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By PepeM

Thanks for sharing OP. I will immediately stop...

Thanks for sharing OP. I will immediately stop using [redacted], since I don't want [redacted] to develop on my [redacted].
06-04-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By livedarklions

I recommend you don't drink it. Otherwise, this...

I recommend you don't drink it. Otherwise, this is a bs thread as we have no reason to assume that an unidentified product is hazardous for unidentified reasons. People make all sorts of stupid...
06-04-19, 09:44 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 23,599
Posted By Moe Zhoost

I spent my 40 year career evaluating the hazard...

I spent my 40 year career evaluating the hazard potential of chemical hazards, both toxicological as well as physical. If you are indeed curious about what precipitated the concerns of your LBS, I'd...
06-03-19, 06:40 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 9,306
Posted By Bassmanbob

In an attempt to be honest, I've always said that...

In an attempt to be honest, I've always said that there are three sides to every argument or issue in a marriage: His, Hers and the Truth that sits somewhere in between. Perspective is everything.
06-03-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,942
Posted By indyfabz

It depends. Am I drunk or sober?

It depends. Am I drunk or sober?
06-01-19, 06:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,692
Posted By jon c.

I had it done over a decade ago. I could feel...

I had it done over a decade ago. I could feel it a lot more from time to time in the first five years or so. Rarely feel anything now. It was never really a problem though.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-19, 01:35 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,085
Posted By Dan333SP

The actual tire bead removal and tube change from...

The actual tire bead removal and tube change from start to finish probably takes me under 2 minutes. It's the 5-10 minutes I spend pulling the tire off the rim entirely and inspecting for whatever...
05-26-19, 04:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,704
Posted By Rick

I saw a female rider die from some college kids...

I saw a female rider die from some college kids cat calling from an RV as they swerved over and the passenger leaned out to grab her. She fell into the road landing on her head. I was in Washington...
05-23-19, 04:32 AM
Replies: 559
Views: 51,952
Posted By Rowan

Thanks to both of you -- and everyone else -- for...

Thanks to both of you -- and everyone else -- for your kindness. Yep, Machka has been a real marvel for me as I have recovered from an incident now 14 months ago that almost killed me.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-19, 03:45 AM
Replies: 2,826
Views: 307,557
Posted By downhillmaster

113 pages of freds stroking freds. Very...

113 pages of freds stroking freds.
Very impressive lol
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-19, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2,826
Views: 307,557
Posted By caloso

Learn the art of soft-pedaling. Basically, you...

Learn the art of soft-pedaling. Basically, you are coasting, but you keep turning the pedals over, just not fast enough to engage the pawls of the freewheel. It looks smoother, but more importantly...
Forum: Commuting
05-09-19, 09:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,628
Posted By wgscott

It's their problem, not mine. They should be...

It's their problem, not mine. They should be happy I don't take a crap in their cowboy boots.
Forum: Commuting
05-09-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,628
Posted By realperson

If you showered in the morning, then there...

If you showered in the morning, then there shouldn't be an odor issue, even if you sweat a lot. If your ride is more than 3 miles I would suggest a change of clothes. When you get to work go into the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-19, 02:10 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 26,454
Posted By Abe_Froman

I think it's the requirement of the allen key...

I think it's the requirement of the allen key that's slowing it down for you...that's a bit silly IMO.

Just a tip...but if you're religious about putting the chain in the smallest cog in back,...
05-05-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,742
Posted By wgscott

I just ride where I don't get flats. /shrug

I just ride where I don't get flats. /shrug
Forum: Touring
05-04-19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,569
Posted By Machka

If you go to the link I posted further up, and...

If you go to the link I posted further up, and then go to the link in my story ...

Peace to Parliament - 4 brevets from Fort St John to Victoria in June 2017...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-26-19, 09:16 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 11,895
Posted By Rides4Beer

Gotcha, everyone is different. Being an ultra...

Gotcha, everyone is different. Being an ultra runner before getting on the bike, I'm used to eating/drinking while exerting myself. I've stopped for beer and ice cream in the middle of a ride. :lol:
04-19-19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,706
Posted By cyccommute

That's not unreasonable for a long bridge. Cost...

That's not unreasonable for a long bridge. Cost of a 10 foot wide bike path is around $150,000 per mile. The cost of building a mile of a new 6 lane highway is $7,000,000 in a rural area or about...
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