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08-26-21, 06:48 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,078
Posted By Medium Size Dog

If you don't like 'em, you don't like 'em. If it...

If you don't like 'em, you don't like 'em. If it hurts, stop it. In addition to all of the fit, angle issues and handlebar choices, a contributing factor to comfort and endurance in any position is...
08-15-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 498
Posted By Medium Size Dog

I thought I was lucky finding the Rustines half...

I thought I was lucky finding the Rustines half hood black replacements for my dried and crumbly 45 year old ones on some Mafac Racers. They look good but are thinner rubber and have been on the bike...
08-01-21, 10:22 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,336
Posted By Medium Size Dog

IMO as always. Not trying to claim any ethical...

IMO as always. Not trying to claim any ethical high ground, just curious about the temperature of people responding to this thread. Google and Wiki reveal carbon fiber's toxicity and that so far very...
08-01-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,336
Posted By Medium Size Dog

I have only owned 2 bikes in my adult life, both...

I have only owned 2 bikes in my adult life, both of which I still ride regularly. One is aluminum from '98, the other steel from the 70's. Do any owners of carbon fiber bikes and products that...
Forum: Foo
07-22-21, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2,528
Views: 112,754
Posted By Medium Size Dog

What's in the little garbage cans on the tow...

What's in the little garbage cans on the tow trucks?
Forum: Foo
07-22-21, 10:44 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,301
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Beck: Heart Is A Drum Jimmy Eat World: The...

Beck: Heart Is A Drum
Jimmy Eat World: The Middle
Aterciopelados: Luz Azul. Live is good, I prefer album cut video
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 3,916
Posted By Medium Size Dog

There are lots of small drums and percussion...

There are lots of small drums and percussion instruments from around the world that singly aren't very expensive, $20-150 that aren't that hard to learn the basics of and at least entertain yourself....
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 783
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Amazing! Another person who knows who the Bobs...

Amazing! Another person who knows who the Bobs are, or were. Got their LPs and saw them in Nashville years ago on the same bill as Ethel And The Shameless Hussies. Always liked the song 'Bus Plunge'.
Forum: For Sale
07-15-21, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Wow. Another beautiful thing. Not my size but...

Wow. Another beautiful thing. Not my size but nice!
07-12-21, 02:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,893
Posted By Medium Size Dog

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07-10-21, 06:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,533
Posted By Medium Size Dog

IMO. Don't know about you but I keep things...

IMO. Don't know about you but I keep things pretty clean inside my pants. I wash the world off of my hands before I reach for anything in there.
07-09-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,893
Posted By Medium Size Dog

One of the things The Most Interesting Man in the...

One of the things The Most Interesting Man in the World said was "Cheating is only in good taste when it involves Death". And then the actor playing him lost the job because of his own scandal. And...
07-09-21, 03:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,893
Posted By Medium Size Dog

As usual, IMO. I only drive cars that have never...

As usual, IMO. I only drive cars that have never been driven uphill or against the wind and were pre-owned by little old ladies. I know nothing of Tom Simpsons. Now, if we all held hands, closed our...
07-08-21, 11:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,893
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Over the years as doping scandals have come and...

Over the years as doping scandals have come and gone I have thought that maybe there should be a distinct class in professional sports. I don't know, call it something like 'The Ghoul Games' where...
07-08-21, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1,085
Views: 93,366
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Smooth fast pleasant transaction with James1964

Smooth fast pleasant transaction with James1964
07-07-21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,343
Posted By Medium Size Dog

The frames and bikes from Townsend Cycles in...

The frames and bikes from Townsend Cycles in Monrovia Ca. sure do look nice
07-03-21, 12:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Thanks for continuing to post these old issues. I...

Thanks for continuing to post these old issues. I like to read everything down to the tiniest fine print. The ads for the sometimes funny curious ridiculous accessories makes me wonder where are they...
07-03-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 452
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Hope you get your sizing issue solved if that's...

Hope you get your sizing issue solved if that's the problem. Once I figured out where I want the seat on my Mt. bike, I replaced the QR with a nice black hex key bolt. I don't want anyone else to...
Forum: Foo
07-03-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Don't Look Up

There is a new movie coming down the pike called 'Don't Look Up'. I have seen an officially sanctioned advance version of it. Please don't miss it.
Forum: For Sale
07-02-21, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Am sending PM as soon as I post this. Definitely...

Am sending PM as soon as I post this. Definitely want it, hope It's not too late. If I can't be blatant posting an email address and it's OK, my address is my user name all one word lower case at...
06-27-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 9,278
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Two cents. Some kind of honor system or common...

Two cents. Some kind of honor system or common sense has kept most of the thousands of spectators and their stuff from interfering or there would be a lot more incidents. How about this? Riders on...
06-15-21, 03:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,185
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Lock Your Bike? NYC Casualty

Walking through the city and found this sad sight. Made sure to get a drive side...
Forum: Foo
06-07-21, 11:36 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,189
Posted By Medium Size Dog

For the TV I've had the Klipsch Pro Media 2.1...

For the TV I've had the Klipsch Pro Media 2.1 powered speakers for at least 10 years. 10x10x10 subwoofer cube and 2 satellites. Sound pretty good for the price and completely hide behind the TV.
06-06-21, 03:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 919
Posted By Medium Size Dog

In the mid 70's, 3 hippie looking guys on loaded...

In the mid 70's, 3 hippie looking guys on loaded bikes camping in county parks in small town Tennessee was still a rare and maybe suspicious curiosity. Most people were friendly and we never got...
Forum: Foo
05-23-21, 11:18 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,189
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Yes, What's the bigger issue? On one of the...

Yes, What's the bigger issue? On one of the sit-coms the guy said, 'My wife wanted a cat and I didn't want a cat so we compromised and got a cat'.
Doesn't she have her domain, girl space, whatever...
05-19-21, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By Medium Size Dog

The hunt for decent tires is truly disappointing....

The hunt for decent tires is truly disappointing. I consider myself extremely lucky to have recently gotten a pair of 26 x 1.5 Panaracer Paselas at a LBS. They're on a middling 98 Trek 6000 MTB which...
05-05-21, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,085
Views: 93,366
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Only recently discovered this thread. Would like...

Only recently discovered this thread. Would like to give a backdated thanks to flying G and crandress. In addition to smooth satisfying transactions they helped me out with info during the covid...
05-01-21, 01:25 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,726
Posted By Medium Size Dog

IMO. Left turn, right turn, straight, signaled,...

IMO. Left turn, right turn, straight, signaled, didn't signal? So what? If an intersection is busy enough to have 3 lanes going in one direction and likely 3 lanes going the opposite direction and...
04-30-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,442
Posted By Medium Size Dog

+1! on bark eater's post. I took a utility knife...

+1! on bark eater's post. I took a utility knife and belt sander to my 4E width NB trainers, put in memory foam inserts and get in and out of the more tightly cinched clips easily without the pesky...
04-09-21, 10:40 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 216,886
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Hope you're finding the assistance you need. I'm...

Hope you're finding the assistance you need. I'm near the Mt. Washington area and willing to help. Don't know if they pack and ship but within 10-15 minutes of there are Budget Pro Bikes in Eagle...
02-20-21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,284
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Hope all of you with nasty weather are safe and...

Hope all of you with nasty weather are safe and warm. It's another breezy cloudless day in southern California with temps in the 60's and 70's. To address the OP question: fine suggestions for P&S...
02-20-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,284
Posted By Medium Size Dog

If it's a done deal you're going to drop it and...

If it's a done deal you're going to drop it and break it eventually because you're fiddling with a camera while riding, I'd rather lose a P&S camera than a phone or gopro, even if it's a POS or extra...
02-11-21, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1,371
Views: 113,943
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Did the Rose Bowl Retro ride loop yesterday to...

Did the Rose Bowl Retro ride loop yesterday to find out what it's like. Plan to join it on one of these upcoming scheduled Sundays. Mostly level with the gradual climb from Arcadia to Sierra Madre.
02-05-21, 01:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,505
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Calipers measure post at 25.35mm, thanks

Calipers measure post at 25.35mm, thanks
02-04-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,505
Posted By Medium Size Dog

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02-01-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2,870
Views: 328,585
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Watched 'The Dig' last night. Pretty good. Many...

Watched 'The Dig' last night. Pretty good. Many would consider it a quieter movie. Based on the true story of a major archaeological find in Britain in the weeks before Britain entering WW2. Bike...
12-18-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,451
Posted By Medium Size Dog

I gladly accept scientific fact and consider it...

I gladly accept scientific fact and consider it an honor to be quoted and corrected by cyccommute and completely bow to his expertise. Not being a poster child for environmental correctness, I try to...
12-17-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,451
Posted By Medium Size Dog

I use vinegar for a lot of cleaning, degreasing,...

I use vinegar for a lot of cleaning, degreasing, rust and corrosion removal. Cheap, non toxic and not environmentally hazardous. Whatever it is, just submerge it and let it soak. Sometimes it takes a...
12-13-20, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 917
Posted By Medium Size Dog

This is not so good news for major manufacturers...

This is not so good news for major manufacturers who would hopefully use these events as an opportunity to better manage their shipping and cooperative manufacturing networks. Not so good news for an...
12-11-20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3,486
Views: 854,784
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Thanks bikemig! Thanks to knowledge acquired from...

Thanks bikemig! Thanks to knowledge acquired from digging through posts and some parts from forum members it's better than it ever was. Smooth, strong, not too precious, mostly dialed in. The...
12-11-20, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3,486
Views: 854,784
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Low to mid Manufrance/ St. Etienne branded CDI...

Low to mid Manufrance/ St. Etienne branded CDI that I bought new in 73 or 4 and upgraded then with some better parts. It was slowly decaying in storage for 20 plus years and I decided to revive it....
11-26-20, 09:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,254
Posted By Medium Size Dog

markk900, thanks for posting! Kind of funny how...

markk900, thanks for posting! Kind of funny how the reviewer is almost apologizing for the bike. Too many similarities to deny but I like to think the one I have is at least a notch or two above that...
11-26-20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,254
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Thanks markk900. I haven't found and would like...

Thanks markk900. I haven't found and would like to see the Bicycling! article. It would be nice to add to what could be a general collection zone for St. Etienne stuff. And skyerocker, in praise of...
11-26-20, 02:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,254
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Oops, posted the wrong picture, this is the front...

Oops, posted the wrong picture, this is the front now
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11-26-20, 02:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,254
Posted By Medium Size Dog

After a few recent additions the bike is mostly...

After a few recent additions the bike is mostly dialed in and with 200 plus miles on it since, it's solid, smooth and sturdy and better than it ever was for being over 45 years old. The noisiest...
11-12-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Don't know or care if it works, is coincidence or...

Don't know or care if it works, is coincidence or taking less time to compose post but clicking Remember Me works. Thanks
11-11-20, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Thanks for the reply JohnD. I thought about doing...

Thanks for the reply JohnD. I thought about doing that but wanted to try the least invasive options first. It wouldn't be much filing but I wouldn't want to weaken the dropout. The bike is a...
11-11-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Stamped Dropout Wear, Hub Nut Diameter

There's plenty of steel frame bikes with stamped dropouts that are still working just fine, doing their job, aren't too precious or afraid to get dirty and making people happy. They deserve love too....
11-10-20, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By Medium Size Dog

Why Am I Logged Out When I Click to Submit Thread or Post?

So, I must be logged in to create a new thread or reply to a thread. After composing the thread or reply I click on 'Submit Post" and am instantly logged out and nothing is posted. Why? This happens...
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