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07-31-21, 06:57 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

There is a small private shop down just down the...

There is a small private shop down just down the road from where I worked that I swear is kept busy just from word-of-mouth referrals because they did something for free.

Do a small job for free...
07-29-21, 06:58 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

A criterium around here ran a speed skater field...

A criterium around here ran a speed skater field as a side project once - they were actually pretty impressive.
07-29-21, 04:49 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Don't underestimate the strain of surgery and...

Don't underestimate the strain of surgery and physiotherapy.

I only had a finger injury and lost loads of fitness. Between anaesthesia, prophylactic antibiotics, and pain medications each surgery...
07-20-21, 01:07 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Physiotherapy today went so well she says I don't...

Physiotherapy today went so well she says I don't have to come back anymore, just keep working on it at home. She modified the dynamic splint to be more aggressive by moving the safety pin.

ROM of...
07-15-21, 11:00 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

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One of these is going to be my new buddy. Born last Friday.
07-12-21, 04:19 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

The scary stretching device works; ROM improved...

The scary stretching device works; ROM improved from 70 to 85% in just 4 days.

I joked with her today: "you just like hurting people."
She responds: "it was this or dentistry."
07-09-21, 11:37 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

I only wear it for 30 minutes. Kinda scary...

I only wear it for 30 minutes.

Kinda scary looking eh?

It's called a dynamic splint.
07-07-21, 04:46 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

New x rays again today, surgeon says the bone is...

New x rays again today, surgeon says the bone is effectively healed and it's time to be aggressive with physiotherapy.

Up until now the therapist did not have clearance from the surgeon to push......
07-04-21, 11:21 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

That's funny. I played Clash of Clans with...

That's funny.

I played Clash of Clans with my nephew for a while.
06-28-21, 05:46 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

no 700

no 700
06-28-21, 11:23 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Correct, you get a Maple Leaf stamp on your...

Correct, you get a Maple Leaf stamp on your health care card every time you are seen at hospital. Collect ten and you get a bike!
06-28-21, 11:21 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Harsh. I'm 5' 7" I'm not That short.

Harsh.
I'm 5' 7"
I'm not That short.
06-27-21, 08:04 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

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Guess what I paid. Includes the 10s...
06-24-21, 03:36 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Hospital visit number 15 for the finger... ...

Hospital visit number 15 for the finger... Custom splint #3 is even smaller and I only have to wear it while I sleep or do high-risk activities. Therapist is happy.

#Goldmember.
06-23-21, 11:28 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Thanks for pointing that out. I tried and...

Thanks for pointing that out.

I tried and like it.
06-20-21, 05:52 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Dropped my chain doing front shifts a few times...

Dropped my chain doing front shifts a few times over the last two rides.

Looked up the bike record on Strava, apparently the chainrings have 26,710 Km on them (original rings on a CAAD 10). Might...
06-17-21, 12:04 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Saw finger surgeon again today; fresh x-rays look...

Saw finger surgeon again today; fresh x-rays look great! Instructed to do the physiotherapy exercises 6 times a day.

I got cleared to ride outside again (with a splint) which is nice.
06-15-21, 04:23 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

You want an echo. Values issues, or other...

You want an echo.

Values issues, or other small "holes in the heart", can be essentially harmless, they just reduce efficiency. Really bad valve problems will strain the heart and possibly cause...
06-11-21, 12:33 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

I always was the last into work and usually the...

I always was the last into work and usually the last to leave.

I was on salary but could bill overtime. One month I was super busy and the manger knew I was putting in long hours. At the end of...
06-04-21, 02:09 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

A significant amount; anymore you would probably...

A significant amount; anymore you would probably need to be tapered off.

You didn't really lose fitness, you are just experiencing detrimental side effects. It will pass.
06-02-21, 02:18 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

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Surgeon is very happy with that result.

#GoldMember
05-27-21, 11:59 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

They stuck a needle into my shoulder that made my...

They stuck a needle into my shoulder that made my entire arm numb and unable to move. Like local, but numbs entire nerve branches, not just the nearby tissue.

Block is wearing off... they gave me...
05-27-21, 11:35 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Surgery is done. Getting a nerve block...

Surgery is done.

Getting a nerve block instead of GA was nice. Walked out feeling fine right after.
05-25-21, 12:22 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

My rim brake wheels are narrow.... Hospital...

My rim brake wheels are narrow....

Hospital called, Thursday morning O.R. booking. The saga of the million dollar finger continues. #GoldMember
05-12-21, 09:34 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Do not make an enemy of this guy... probably...

Do not make an enemy of this guy... probably enjoys fava beans.
05-01-21, 07:02 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Asking someone to "do their turn" can be done...

Asking someone to "do their turn" can be done with respect.

It can even be a complement "we are dying, let us draft for a bit!"
04-29-21, 03:07 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

First physiotherapy only 6 days post op. Looks...

First physiotherapy only 6 days post op. Looks better than it was before the screws....
04-23-21, 11:34 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Thanks for the support. Makes me very happy...

Thanks for the support.

Makes me very happy to have Canadian health care; at no point did they mention costs. Hand plastics is very expensive.
04-23-21, 05:42 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

I didn't get to see post op x-rays but the...

I didn't get to see post op x-rays but the physician said it went well in the file notes.

It was ORIF thank goodness, no pins sticking out of your skin.
04-16-21, 08:59 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

It doesn't hurt much most of the time. I didn't...

It doesn't hurt much most of the time. I didn't take any pain medicine at all until this morning and that was just some ibuprofen.

I plan on riding tomorrow.
04-14-21, 01:19 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

e-bike. My father in law wants one. I might...

e-bike.

My father in law wants one. I might even buy it from you
03-10-21, 05:15 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Who are the Agilent contacts? I may know them....

Who are the Agilent contacts? I may know them. Make the applications specialist work, they can port existing methods really quick so you can focus on learning and tuning new ones.

Enjoy.
03-03-21, 06:25 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Musk is the visionary, he probably has loads of...

Musk is the visionary, he probably has loads of great engineers but without Musk nothing would have happened.

I love the guy.... maybe someday I will get to go to space because of him! I really...
02-27-21, 05:28 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Successful time trialling (STT) is a product of...

Successful time trialling (STT) is a product of time and money. STT = (time)(money) (eq. 1)

We also know that time = money (eq. 2)

Substituting eq. 2 into eq. 1 we see that STT =( money)^2 (eq....
02-12-21, 04:58 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/06/1106...

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/06/110602122349.htm
02-10-21, 01:51 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Most fours around here wont be able to do 300W...

Most fours around here wont be able to do 300W for an hour, but for sure some can.

Don't think I've ever actually done 300W for an hour but my 40Km time trial PB is 58:40 and that was done while...
02-09-21, 12:33 AM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Hold the controls during high G force turns?

Hold the controls during high G force turns?
02-02-21, 02:57 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Someday I will get some rats. They are...

Someday I will get some rats. They are apparently pretty fun pets.
01-29-21, 08:50 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Everyone should own a multimeter and know the...

Everyone should own a multimeter and know the basics.

A very useful tool.
01-21-21, 06:59 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

More chem geek stuff ...

More chem geek stuff

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZD8rWTPZ5qA
01-07-21, 04:35 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Top Funny, I had one extra adult tooth. ...

Top

Funny, I had one extra adult tooth. Lost the baby tooth, first adult, a second adult came in, then I broke it, and then 6 replacements so far. I guess I'm on tooth ten now. LOL

The...
01-07-21, 03:31 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

In general wounds around the mouth heal really...

In general wounds around the mouth heal really fast. I suspect it will feel significantly better in just a few days, but of course the bone won't be done healing.

My two front teeth are fake...
12-31-20, 02:10 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Due to fibre type interconversion over time you...

Due to fibre type interconversion over time you tend to gain endurance but lose peak power.
12-30-20, 06:10 PM
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Views: 5,721
Posted By Enthalpic

Just make some longer segments, nothing says they...

Just make some longer segments, nothing says they have to be "[<3min efforts that blow your load]." Many local segments around here are actual TT race courses.
12-29-20, 03:49 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksc-ufs79c0 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksc-ufs79c0

Do they wear the masks...?
12-25-20, 02:24 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Merry Christmas bike forums peeps. Who knew...

Merry Christmas bike forums peeps.

Who knew I would visit some corner of the internet for so long... be well.
12-14-20, 06:56 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

You did well. The Agilent ICP-AES I used was...

You did well. The Agilent ICP-AES I used was also excellent.
12-14-20, 03:37 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Good luck. Our Thermo PQ Excell was a total...

Good luck.

Our Thermo PQ Excell was a total POS. Our Aglient 7500ce was awesome. Perkin Elmer does some odd things (ion mirror) so we avoided them.

Two quads and a collision / reaction cell?
...
09-14-20, 06:04 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Been there, it sucks. ...

Been there, it sucks.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Fort_McMurray_wildfire
08-24-20, 05:31 PM
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Posted By Enthalpic

Try medication if not on any. I have been on...

Try medication if not on any.

I have been on venlafaxine the last couple years and it has improved my life greatly.
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