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05-05-19, 10:41 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,523
Posted By Louis

It's good to see folks from yesteryear posting...

It's good to see folks from yesteryear posting here; thanks for the kind words. My life has changed considerably since those days. I still ride, am in good health (fingers crossed at age 76), but...
05-03-19, 04:26 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,523
Posted By Louis

Hey! I see someone has been rattling my cage. :D

Hey! I see someone has been rattling my cage. :D
02-20-13, 09:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 673
Posted By Louis

Done.

Done.
02-04-13, 12:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,546
Posted By Louis

I have a funny feeling he's smuggling a pepperoni...

I have a funny feeling he's smuggling a pepperoni over the border.
01-29-13, 12:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,486
Posted By Louis

:roflmao::roflmao::beer:

:roflmao::roflmao::beer:
01-27-13, 06:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,486
Posted By Louis

I've heard of this happening in sew-up tires but...

I've heard of this happening in sew-up tires but never in clinchers.
01-25-13, 09:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By Louis

I enjoyed reading this. Very witty.:) ...

I enjoyed reading this. Very witty.:)

Congratulations on finishing. Cycling has a tendency to become competitive which is a turn off for some of us. Perhaps you can find some future rides that are...
01-21-13, 12:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 508
Posted By Louis

Happy Birthday Bev! :beer:

Happy Birthday Bev! :beer:
01-18-13, 12:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,765
Posted By Louis

I think many of us do more coasting than we...

I think many of us do more coasting than we realize, or would like to admit, when riding outdoors. So keep in mind...when you ride a trainer you're not doing any coasting; it's a full hour of turning...
01-16-13, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By Louis

Good stuff!:lol:...:thumb:...:beer:

Good stuff!:lol:...:thumb:...:beer:
01-15-13, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By Louis

This past Sunday it was up in the 60's (F); quite...

This past Sunday it was up in the 60's (F); quite strange for mid January. We had a houseful of guests so any thoughts of riding would have been futile. Today it's back down in the 20's.:rolleyes:
01-15-13, 02:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Louis

Ah...now it makes more sense, Ken. When it comes...

Ah...now it makes more sense, Ken. When it comes to recent movies I'm a total ****er. I don't get out much.:o
01-15-13, 02:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Louis

If I buy a very large cat and a very small...

If I buy a very large cat and a very small boat...that could be me in a few years. :eek:

Damn, I gotta start getting serious about cycling again.:o
Forum: Touring
01-09-13, 10:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,836
Posted By Louis

Congratulations and happy riding.:thumb:

Congratulations and happy riding.:thumb:
01-09-13, 10:02 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 5,858
Posted By Louis

For most of my life things were always "locked...

For most of my life things were always "locked up", nowadays everything seems to get "locked down".:wtf:
Forum: Touring
01-08-13, 02:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,836
Posted By Louis

For what it's worth, I'm 5'6" and my stock 52cm...

For what it's worth, I'm 5'6" and my stock 52cm LHT fits perfectly.
01-02-13, 01:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,313
Posted By Louis

Somewhere Dr. Freud is reading this thread and...

Somewhere Dr. Freud is reading this thread and smiling.:D
01-01-13, 02:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,255
Posted By Louis

Sorry to hear this news, Dan. My wife's brother...

Sorry to hear this news, Dan. My wife's brother died of a brain tumor at age 55; it was tougher for the family than it was for him.

My are thoughts are with you and your family.
01-01-13, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 516
Posted By Louis

Best wishes for 2013 to Bev and all the inmates...

Best wishes for 2013 to Bev and all the inmates here at 50+.

:beer:
12-31-12, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By Louis

I hate it when that happens. But...

I hate it when that happens.


But seriously, welcome to the 50+ forum.:beer:
12-31-12, 11:32 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,094
Posted By Louis

Forgive me, for I have rested a vessel of WD-40...

Forgive me, for I have rested a vessel of WD-40 within 3 cubits of a bicycle.:cry:
Forum: Touring
12-23-12, 11:03 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 72,368
Posted By Louis

I have a '93 Giant ATX 760 that I've toured on....

I have a '93 Giant ATX 760 that I've toured on. It has no front fork braze-ons for a low-rider type rack, but I use a Blackburn low rider rack which came with "U" bolts - no problem.
12-18-12, 10:04 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,377
Posted By Louis

Well, you're half right...you're safe AND they...

Well, you're half right...you're safe AND they like nice tips.;):p
12-14-12, 08:50 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,090
Posted By Louis

Hmmm...seems to me that John has set his wife up...

Hmmm...seems to me that John has set his wife up with an indoor swimming facility for the winter. What's the problem? I never could figure out women.:innocent:...:D
12-14-12, 07:48 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,377
Posted By Louis

:lol:

:lol:
12-14-12, 07:33 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,377
Posted By Louis

I was about to say just that. My grandson,...

I was about to say just that.

My grandson, who is in med school, has a good friend and roommate from India. They visit us occasionally and I get that highly respected feeling from him. Very nice...
12-12-12, 09:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,300
Posted By Louis

The more I see that video...it looks like your...

The more I see that video...it looks like your front wheel is slightly tacoed as you are straightening the bike and pushing uphill. I'm guessing it's merely camera angle/optics etc. So I called in...
12-11-12, 10:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,300
Posted By Louis

That was a great shot from the cockpit; but can...

That was a great shot from the cockpit; but can you do it again for us with some cameras running trail-side as well? We need to see this from all angles.:p


But seriously...glad you and the bike...
12-10-12, 07:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,375
Posted By Louis

Rudy is probably out doing a double century...

Rudy is probably out doing a double century somewhere.:)
12-10-12, 10:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,375
Posted By Louis

Hey europa - good to see you back posting...

Hey europa - good to see you back posting again.:beer:
12-09-12, 11:25 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,090
Posted By Louis

Looks like the perfect setup, Billydonn. Do you...

Looks like the perfect setup, Billydonn. Do you guys leave your trainers/bikes set up there all winter, or is it necessary to set up and tear down with each session?

I just purchased a KK Road...
12-09-12, 10:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 562
Posted By Louis

It always does my heart good to see young people...

It always does my heart good to see young people with such creative talent.
12-09-12, 10:24 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,375
Posted By Louis

I slipped quietly past my 70th birthday in...

I slipped quietly past my 70th birthday in September.
Forum: Touring
12-07-12, 07:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,959
Posted By Louis

Here's my 52cm LHT, 26x1.50 tires,with SKS P-45...

Here's my 52cm LHT, 26x1.50 tires,with SKS P-45 fenders. There is about 10mm remaining space from fender edge to fork and slightly less at the seatstays. I'm guessing a slightly wider fender (for...
12-06-12, 10:54 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,998
Posted By Louis

Are you sure it wasn't John the police were...

Are you sure it wasn't John the police were after?:eek:...:lol:
Forum: Great Lakes
12-03-12, 01:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,128
Posted By Louis

Link?

Link?
11-30-12, 11:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 615
Posted By Louis

I'm familiar with the Recherché and all of Dave's...

I'm familiar with the Recherché and all of Dave's bikes although I've never owned any. I've been reading his blog since its early days. That Recherché of yours is a beauty.

Welcome to Bike Forums...
11-29-12, 10:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,579
Posted By Louis

:lol:

:lol:
11-29-12, 11:18 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,579
Posted By Louis

Back in the '80's, on a late August ride in...

Back in the '80's, on a late August ride in western Ohio, the wind was breaking off cornstalks. They were flying across the road barely missing us as we leaned into a heavy west wind. Not sure of the...
11-27-12, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By Louis

Thanks for the link, Rowan.

Thanks for the link, Rowan.
11-25-12, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 531
Posted By Louis

Yup, mine are 21,21,19. I'm really proud of 'em.

Yup, mine are 21,21,19. I'm really proud of 'em.
11-25-12, 08:20 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,381
Posted By Louis

When they begin calling the police it becomes...

When they begin calling the police it becomes obvious to me. Usually.:p
11-24-12, 09:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 823
Posted By Louis

Yes, but not at the same time. Welcome.

Yes, but not at the same time.

Welcome.
11-24-12, 05:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,381
Posted By Louis

Does "get away from me, you creep!" count as a...

Does "get away from me, you creep!" count as a conversation?
11-19-12, 07:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,189
Posted By Louis

Hey...that looks a lot like one of my old gir......

Hey...that looks a lot like one of my old gir... uhhh never mind.:o
11-16-12, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 696
Posted By Louis

Wowsers, missjean! Glad you're okay. Lucky it...

Wowsers, missjean! Glad you're okay. Lucky it didn't go into your front wheel.
11-14-12, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,210
Posted By Louis

:lol:. . . :roflmao2:. . .:innocent:

:lol:. . . :roflmao2:. . .:innocent:
11-01-12, 07:36 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,518
Posted By Louis

Way to hang in there, Cranky. A lesser man would...

Way to hang in there, Cranky. A lesser man would have bailed long ago. Now you can step away from "that slaving meat wheel" and relax. Hang your lip over a cup of coffee and watch the others.
10-25-12, 10:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,831
Posted By Louis

Thanks, Timtruro. Yup, when I was frame shopping...

Thanks, Timtruro. Yup, when I was frame shopping I knew it had to be celeste or nothing.:)
10-25-12, 10:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,831
Posted By Louis

Sure, anytime you get up this way.

Sure, anytime you get up this way.
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