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07-11-12, 02:43 PM
Replies: 46
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Posted By twobadfish

I want faster lighter stuff to feel good about...

I want faster lighter stuff to feel good about myself.
Forum: Commuting
07-06-12, 12:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,668
Posted By twobadfish

+1

+1
Forum: Commuting
07-06-12, 12:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,668
Posted By twobadfish

What kind of bike you going to get?

What kind of bike you going to get?
Forum: Commuting
07-06-12, 12:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,348
Posted By twobadfish

So you're saying there's a chance?

So you're saying there's a chance?
07-05-12, 04:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,656
Posted By twobadfish

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Veg63B8ofnQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Veg63B8ofnQ
06-16-12, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By twobadfish

If only there was a place to ask questions about...

If only there was a place to ask questions about cycling!
06-16-12, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By twobadfish

SRAM Rival on flat bars

I bought my wife a $2k cyclocross bike and she hardly rides it so we got a cheap $100 mountain bike from Target and it turns out the handlebar style is what has been deterring her from riding the...
Forum: Touring
05-21-12, 01:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,355
Posted By twobadfish

I don't know what I would do about the...

I don't know what I would do about the agressive-looking dog, but I think I would lose it when the guy drove up to confront me.
Forum: Commuting
05-15-12, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
Posted By twobadfish

Options for towing toddler

Hey guys, I'm looking at a few options for towing my toddler (18mo, ~32lb). I have looked at a few options including the Chariot trailer and sidecar, but they both just seem a little too bulky. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-12, 10:56 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 12,917
Posted By twobadfish

http://www.strangecosmos.com/images/content/140100...

http://www.strangecosmos.com/images/content/140100.jpg

http://www.teammojousa.com/mojessi_files/image020.jpg

http://endurancesportsflorida.files.wordpress.com/2011/06/jessistensland2.jpg
...
02-01-12, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,072
Posted By twobadfish

Are we really calling a hobo walking a stolen...

Are we really calling a hobo walking a stolen bike next to the train tracks at 3 am a cyclist?
02-01-12, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,541
Posted By twobadfish

Scales that measure body fat... legit?

"Bioelectrical impedance analysis"

Specifically I'm looking at the Tanita Ironman BC-350 (http://www.amazon.com/Tanita-Ironman-BC-350/dp/B003YVSSMO/ref=sr_1_1?s=hpc&ie=UTF8&qid=1328113436&sr=1-1)...
12-06-11, 08:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,053
Posted By twobadfish

You say you go fencing, cub scouts, etc... how do...

You say you go fencing, cub scouts, etc... how do you transport gear with your 4yo and 9yo in tow 10 miles? Assuming that's the best-case or even average scenario.. how?

I'm interested to know how...
Forum: Commuting
12-06-11, 02:57 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,084
Posted By twobadfish

Awesome read, seems like a pretty agreeable first...

Awesome read, seems like a pretty agreeable first commute. I usually cool off at my desk for about 20 minutes if I'm sweating before I change.

My biggest problem is getting up on time and getting...
12-06-11, 02:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,637
Posted By twobadfish

And that warrants a lawsuit? I mean I can...

And that warrants a lawsuit? I mean I can understand after several complaints and documented issues that a serious injury finally occurred... but come on, he slipped - on ice - while riding his...
12-06-11, 01:44 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,637
Posted By twobadfish

Ridiculous no matter what the circumstances. You...

Ridiculous no matter what the circumstances. You ride your bike at night, in the winter, expect unfavorable conditions. I just can't agree with any other logic.

Even if snow somehow made it onto...
12-06-11, 01:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,053
Posted By twobadfish

I know this is going to fall on deaf ears, but...

I know this is going to fall on deaf ears, but trying to get around on a bike with an infant is not only dangerous, but pretty much impractical - especially in the winter. It's also pretty tough to...
09-23-11, 03:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By twobadfish

It takes a pretty special set of circumstances to...

It takes a pretty special set of circumstances to live car free in America.
09-23-11, 03:05 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-11, 09:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,464
Posted By twobadfish

I only have one speed: FAST AS HELL

I only have one speed: FAST AS HELL
09-02-11, 09:09 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,531
Posted By twobadfish

Zombie sweat

Zombie sweat
09-02-11, 09:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,576
Posted By twobadfish

A bucket of tomato juice? lol Just rub some...

A bucket of tomato juice? lol

Just rub some dirt on it and stop being a *****
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-11, 09:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,464
Posted By twobadfish

Before this becomes another boring safety...

Before this becomes another boring safety preaching thread, I will say that if tires lose enough inflation you can lose traction even on the slightest of turns at the slowest of speeds. I had a slow...
Forum: Commuting
08-12-11, 01:37 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

I think before trying it, it is very plausible...

I think before trying it, it is very plausible that you would say the same thing about electronic shifting.

I'm not normally overwhelmed by gimmicks so I'd like to think I'm looking at this...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-11, 12:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,013
Posted By twobadfish

ride it like you stole it

ride it like you stole it
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-11, 12:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,425
Posted By twobadfish

Man some of you guys are friggin strange......

Man some of you guys are friggin strange... defecating on yourself for the sake of.. title?

I dunno... seems crazy to me. Gotta draw the line somewhere.
Forum: Commuting
08-10-11, 12:45 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

pwned

pwned
08-10-11, 12:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 869
Posted By twobadfish

"Yeah chief, we should probably pull this guy...

"Yeah chief, we should probably pull this guy over."
Forum: Commuting
08-07-11, 03:05 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

Not sure what you're talking about. This bike:...

Not sure what you're talking about. This bike: http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/motobecane/lechamp_cf_team_di2_xi.htm

Has di2 on both the front and rear. "The front shifting is a big deal for...
Forum: Commuting
08-07-11, 03:03 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

For anyone doubting this technology (without even...

For anyone doubting this technology (without even using it), read this

http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=70101

This review just made me wonder how easy it would be to...
Forum: Commuting
08-04-11, 04:21 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

Which is 100% irrelevant to anything besides your...

Which is 100% irrelevant to anything besides your personal desire to respond to nonsense.
Forum: Commuting
08-04-11, 04:05 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

You addressed what I assumed you knew to be an...

You addressed what I assumed you knew to be an illogical point because it's already been stated that the entire assembly was waterproofed and has performed in wet conditions. In fact, as far as we...
Forum: Commuting
08-03-11, 05:09 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

Barring any long-term deal breakers, electronic...

Barring any long-term deal breakers, electronic shifting will become standard when it's more affordable.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-11, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

Haha sorry, I knew someone would have had one of...

Haha sorry, I knew someone would have had one of those dogs.
07-28-11, 05:28 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,473
Posted By twobadfish

cest la vie

cest la vie
Forum: Commuting
07-28-11, 05:27 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

Just called the LBS... they aren't manufacturing...

Just called the LBS... they aren't manufacturing bikes with this group yet. Right now they are only custom build-ups.

I'm dying to try this out.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 04:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,454
Posted By twobadfish

Same. Two cartridges, two tubes, and one pump...

Same. Two cartridges, two tubes, and one pump (mostly for the gauge).
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 03:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,454
Posted By twobadfish

I know when fixing a flat I simply don't have the...

I know when fixing a flat I simply don't have the time to inflate my tires to 100psi. I mean, we're talking about HUNDREDS of strokes. I got to 60psi once (hand pump with gauge) and my arms were beat.
07-28-11, 01:42 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,268
Posted By twobadfish

I like it. I think as long as someone is having...

I like it. I think as long as someone is having fun and can keep up I'd love to have them along for the ride.
Forum: Commuting
07-28-11, 01:40 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

I really, really, like the idea of automatic...

I really, really, like the idea of automatic shifting - especially while commuting. Set power output to 175 watts and have the system take care of it anytime I'm over 90rpm on my cadence.

I can't...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

Does di2 weigh significantly more than an...

Does di2 weigh significantly more than an Ultegra/Rival setup? I'd imagine eliminating the derailleur cables would reduce weight by quite a bit.
Forum: Commuting
07-28-11, 01:32 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

Nothing wrong with that :)

Nothing wrong with that :)
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

Agreed.. but it is easy to overbreed or inbreed...

Agreed.. but it is easy to overbreed or inbreed them and they tend to be owned by scumbags that want to look tough therefore injecting aggression into their bloodline. Boxers are one of my favorite...
07-28-11, 01:04 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,473
Posted By twobadfish

Sometimes while driving I judge how people drive...

Sometimes while driving I judge how people drive while imagining cyclists in the shoulder/edge of lane at all times. And sometimes I find myself thinking "I'm going to teach these idiots to consider...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 01:01 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

There are a lot of dogs at the no-kill shelters...

There are a lot of dogs at the no-kill shelters around here too... mostly chihuahuas, boxers, pits. The dogs nobody wants.
Forum: Commuting
07-28-11, 12:59 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

It sounds like you come from a different breed...

It sounds like you come from a different breed than roadies and/or techies. But either way, whether or not money is the object shouldn't change your interest in them. It's like saying you aren't...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

The vet thought he may have been a stud at a...

The vet thought he may have been a stud at a puppy mill or owned by a family that couldn't provide the care he needs (VERY high energy and exercise requirements). I don't have any other good theories...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

I've wanted a dog for quite some time and he is...

I've wanted a dog for quite some time and he is perfect for my personality (affectionate, high energy, intelligent, strong willed, good in the mountains). It took some time to convince my wife (baby...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-11, 10:49 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 16,618
Posted By twobadfish

I don't know if I posted this already but we're...

I don't know if I posted this already but we're keeping this guy:

http://img846.imageshack.us/img846/1025/ss20110722012556.jpg

He's very well behaved and we've gone on a 3 mile run every day...
Forum: Commuting
07-28-11, 08:20 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 8,194
Posted By twobadfish

You just blew my mind.

You just blew my mind.
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