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02-05-16, 11:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,330
Posted By kaisersling

Nope, they still do. I went to a chiro one time,...

Nope, they still do. I went to a chiro one time, who would later mess up my wife's back, who I swore was following a script. Sure enough I googled a couple of the lines he quoted and it turns out I...
01-28-16, 02:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,330
Posted By kaisersling

I concur on the physio as opposed to a chiro. I'm...

I concur on the physio as opposed to a chiro. I'm just not a big believer and have seen additional damage done. I have seen great results when combining a physiothe****** and physical therapy.
Forum: Touring
01-28-16, 01:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,594
Posted By kaisersling

Yellowstone is beautiful but can get crowded if...

Yellowstone is beautiful but can get crowded if you stay near the main attractions. I rode Yellowstone and Grand Teton national park (right next door)and frankly Grand Teton is where its at. Much...
Forum: Touring
01-28-16, 01:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,594
Posted By kaisersling

I agree on the traffic and road condition. Not so...

I agree on the traffic and road condition. Not so much on the animals
Forum: Touring
01-28-16, 01:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,594
Posted By kaisersling

Actually not always. I have planned some routes...

Actually not always. I have planned some routes out myself and there are sections where I would have benefitted from the help of someone who has taken a similar route. A by that I mean, I would have...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-15, 11:09 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,709
Posted By kaisersling

These remind me of the shoes that come with a tux...

These remind me of the shoes that come with a tux rental. Hopefully these are more comfortable and have not had a 100 different sweaty feet in them.
Forum: Commuting
11-24-15, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,150
Posted By kaisersling

I do the same thing. I use my contacts and super...

I do the same thing. I use my contacts and super cheap clear safety glasses. The arms have a bit of a sharp edge so I sand that down.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-15, 12:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,419
Posted By kaisersling

For $3000 I think I would rather have a few of...

For $3000 I think I would rather have a few of the real deal in mint condition. Though this art piece is well executed. Some one with deeper pockets will probably find an interest.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-15, 11:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,647
Posted By kaisersling

Just read your post after I posted. I had a 1990...

Just read your post after I posted. I had a 1990 DB... I literally carried spokes with me and had to call the sag wagon (my dad) regularly.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-15, 11:12 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,647
Posted By kaisersling

Probably my 1990 Diamond Back Interval. This was...

Probably my 1990 Diamond Back Interval. This was their initial entry into the road bike genre. So I should have known better (I was 18 and it had a sweet paint job). The actual bike/components were...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-15, 11:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,205
Posted By kaisersling

2013 Distance= 126 mi Elevation 4,193ft ...

2013
Distance= 126 mi
Elevation 4,193ft
Moving Time 07:17:22
Calories 4,175
Avg. Speed: 16.2
Avg. Power: 143w
Max Speed 40.9mi/h
Cadence 86
Suffer score: (Extreme)<---- I completely...
Forum: Northeast
11-13-15, 12:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,862
Posted By kaisersling

This. I did this and it worked out great. Though...

This. I did this and it worked out great. Though when I did the ride there wasn't nearly the amount of riders that there are now. So I don't know what parking is like. I also did not do the mass...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-15, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By kaisersling

Heading to Copenhagen in 2 weeks

Hi all, I will be going to Copenhagen (staying in the Vestorbrogade area) for approximately 8 or 9 days at the end of August. Any "must do" rides that I should know about? I will be renting either a...
05-07-15, 01:01 PM
05-07-15, 01:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,855
Posted By kaisersling

or they are, ya know, trying to sell cars....

or they are, ya know, trying to sell cars. Pro-Camry is not necessarily anti-bike.
02-20-15, 01:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,292
Posted By kaisersling

I am not a big pearl izumi guy, but for one item....

I am not a big pearl izumi guy, but for one item. I have the Pearl Izumi Pro soft shell Lobster Claw gloves. They are amazing for cold and wind. They really cant be used in temps over 30 or 35f...
Forum: Foo
12-22-14, 01:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,929
Posted By kaisersling

You really dislike white things.

You really dislike white things.
Forum: Introductions
12-22-14, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 561
Posted By kaisersling

My sister used to live on Bainbridge Island....

My sister used to live on Bainbridge Island. Beautiful place. Welcome to the forum.
12-22-14, 08:35 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,788
Posted By kaisersling

Kirk Frameworks... I lust after his builds.

Kirk Frameworks... I lust after his builds.
Forum: Foo
12-22-14, 08:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,929
Posted By kaisersling

The smug Subaru radio spots. Especially the one...

The smug Subaru radio spots. Especially the one where the guy talks about driving through the "mud and the rain" going up to his country house.... in other words, all of them. And I am a former and...
11-21-14, 09:54 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,787
Posted By kaisersling

Or he was being sarcastic or hyperbolic or some...

Or he was being sarcastic or hyperbolic or some other multi-syllabic word. Shot out of a cannon this morning eh?
11-20-14, 02:38 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 18,821
Posted By kaisersling

This looks dated now, but when I bought this bike...

This looks dated now, but when I bought this bike 20 something years ago, I loved the paint job. However, I have mixed feelings about the bike... I broke a spoke nearly every time I was on a ride....
11-20-14, 02:29 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 18,821
Posted By kaisersling

The OP can Call it an abomination if he wants....

The OP can Call it an abomination if he wants. But I lusted after this bike. I mean REALLY lusted. They had one in the window of the LBS in Ridgewood NJ. I would just stand there and stare at it and...
10-30-14, 11:53 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 10,801
Posted By kaisersling

I am putting in my vote for team Expedition.. My...

I am putting in my vote for team Expedition.. My mother owns this bike and it is very nice, quality and comfort. I ride it when I am visiting them at the beach. I have no experience with the others...
10-29-14, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By kaisersling

Thanks.... Of course I am not the most cautious...

Thanks.... Of course I am not the most cautious person, so I am almost contemplating riding it on soft single track/MUP type stuff. But that might be a bit reckless. :)
10-29-14, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By kaisersling

Uh oh...crack

I was putting some new-to me shocks and handlebars on my very old GT hardtail MTB when I noticed a crack in the head tube. This is most likely a fatal flaw. I just spent a bunch purchasing a new road...
10-22-14, 02:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,343
Posted By kaisersling

Hear, hear!!

Hear, hear!!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-14, 01:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By kaisersling

Anyone use lightinthebox

Have any of you purchased anything off lightinthebox? Seems to be the typical Chinese knockoff site...but they do have some neat looking jerseys.
Forum: Foo
10-21-14, 01:28 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,288
Posted By kaisersling

By the way, there are entire blogs/communities...

By the way, there are entire blogs/communities dedicated to the most hated NPR underwriter/announcer voice.

The robot has a name and it is Lorraine Maddox. Now spend the next 45 minutes...
Forum: Commuting
10-21-14, 11:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,521
Posted By kaisersling

Put a bird on it and double your asking price!

Put a bird on it and double your asking price!
Forum: Foo
10-21-14, 11:41 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,288
Posted By kaisersling

Your breadth of fresh air maybe smog from those...

Your breadth of fresh air maybe smog from those on the other side of the spectrum. NPR can't claim to be neutral. And this comes from a contributor. I tune in pretty much for the science, music and...
Forum: Foo
10-21-14, 11:29 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,288
Posted By kaisersling

I call her the NPR-robot

I call her the NPR-robot
10-17-14, 09:51 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,762
Posted By kaisersling

I had the genetics (father was elite/olympic...

I had the genetics (father was elite/olympic level in track) and athletic ability. He was in Sports Illustrated and I only read it :) But lack of focus would have prevented me going to the same...
10-07-14, 01:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,183
Posted By kaisersling

Welcome to the Mercian club!

Welcome to the Mercian club!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-14, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By kaisersling

Good advice. I will pass it on.

Good advice. I will pass it on.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-14, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By kaisersling

STOLEN! Nishiki in Pennsylvania

Hi all, I am not sure where to put such posts so feel free to move it to the appropriate location.


A friend of mine had her bike stolen from her front porch last night in Doylestown, PA. The...
10-03-14, 09:06 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 16,394
Posted By kaisersling

The beautiful and underrated (unknown?). Tour de...

The beautiful and underrated (unknown?). Tour de suisse. This was my first road bike and I wish I still had it. It was done in by an Audi A4.

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09-16-14, 02:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,801
Posted By kaisersling

for a good source on campgrounds check out the...

for a good source on campgrounds check out the allstays app. I use it a lot. I am primarily an RVr/Caravaner but they have tent info as well.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-14, 12:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,100
Posted By kaisersling

I don't wear glove because I always lose them.......

I don't wear glove because I always lose them.... along with water bottles, socks, and patchkits. Maybe if I didn't buy $15 dollar gloves and opted for the pricier ones, I wouldn't be so apt to lose...
Forum: Foo
09-05-14, 12:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By kaisersling

Great book and should be read by everyone. Trust...

Great book and should be read by everyone. Trust your instincts even if you dont consciously realize whats happening. If you feels something is off and dangerous it probably is. And never leave the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-14, 12:05 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,356
Posted By kaisersling

I think we just entered the fourth dimension......

I think we just entered the fourth dimension... or broke through the fourth wall...Either way I'm confused.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-14, 08:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,559
Posted By kaisersling

We have a lot of deer where I live in NW New...

We have a lot of deer where I live in NW New Jersey, but they mostly stay in the woods. The bear on the other hand are worse. There's more of them in my neighborhood than deer...at least from what...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-14, 07:39 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,356
Posted By kaisersling

The 128 convertible is on my wishlist. That and a...

The 128 convertible is on my wishlist. That and a mid-90s 850. I love BMWs just not the couple of jerks in my neighborhood.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-14, 07:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,356
Posted By kaisersling

With fart cans out the back

With fart cans out the back
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-14, 08:16 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,356
Posted By kaisersling

BMW everytime....

I have very few run ins with drivers, which is surprising since I live in NJ :) But, the few times that I have (honking from behind (yesterday), yelling at me, close fly-by), its been a driver of a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-27-14, 11:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,149
Posted By kaisersling

So I am back from my trip. My love for this city...

So I am back from my trip. My love for this city was only more deeply confirmed. I had one major problem though (well two, but they were related). The flat we rented was in the Rue St. Vallier Ouest...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-14, 02:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,124
Posted By kaisersling

I am not sure about the bike shops have. I found...

I am not sure about the bike shops have. I found a couple of routes using RidewithGPS, Mapmyride, and strava (yes, I use them all ;) ). I will see if I saved any. Bangtail bikes also has some maps
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-14, 12:52 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,947
Posted By kaisersling

For the most part I agree with this and it...

For the most part I agree with this and it carries over into real-life. My father was involved in track at the Olympic/international level. His lung capacity is absolutely insane (like Lance...
08-08-14, 08:54 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,788
Posted By kaisersling

By the way, your bike might have lock-out forks...

By the way, your bike might have lock-out forks should you not want front suspension.
08-08-14, 08:50 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,788
Posted By kaisersling

Sweet! Ride the crap outta that thing! Glad you...

Sweet! Ride the crap outta that thing! Glad you were able to act quick, nice stuff goes fast on CL.
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