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01-25-23, 09:53 PM
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Posted By nlerner

Is Google not working in Portland these days?...

Is Google not working in Portland these days? Must be all the antifa.

https://tinyurl.com/zabbsdct
01-24-23, 10:44 PM
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Posted By zookster

I have been riding my more modern Hybrids of...

I have been riding my more modern Hybrids of late. Today I go out on my 1993 Diamond Back Sorrento for another visit to the Cane Creek Rails to Trails/Five Mile Creek Greenway at Black Creek Park in...
01-24-23, 01:37 PM
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Posted By Bergz

Local fields

With the war in Ukraine creating grain shortages there's been a lot of wheat planted here this past year. The harvest has now started but pics of that to follow.
. This picture from last week but...
01-23-23, 04:46 PM
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Posted By nlerner

Lovely late afternoon commute: ...

Lovely late afternoon commute:

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01-23-23, 04:07 PM
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Posted By Bad Lag

Oh my, today was beautiful. It is sunny, warm,...

Oh my, today was beautiful. It is sunny, warm, (~65 deg), with a gentle breeze, just like djkashuba

And it's a fair wind
Blowin' warm out of the south over my shoulder
Guess I'll set a course...
01-23-23, 12:32 PM
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Posted By djkashuba

Sun felt sooo good. ...

Sun felt sooo good.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52645210628_d7cd0ba775_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2od5sZj)
1-23 (https://flic.kr/p/2od5sZj) by djk762...
01-23-23, 10:01 AM
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Posted By gugie

As the Great Spaghetti Legs told me at the top of...

As the Great Spaghetti Legs told me at the top of the Eroica California Cypress climb, about an hour.
:D
01-23-23, 12:34 AM
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Posted By gugie

More pix: ...

More pix:

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Multnomah Falls
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01-22-23, 11:21 PM
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Posted By Andy_K

I took my first ride of the year through the...

I took my first ride of the year through the Columbia River Gorge today with gugie. I can't seem to pass the Portland Women's Forum scenic viewpoint without taking a picture. It never gets old.
...
01-22-23, 07:18 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

First day in couple of weeks that it was warm...

First day in couple of weeks that it was warm enough to ride safely a lot of snow cover and ice but above freezing. Went for a short ride on local roads most of the trails and bike path are pretty...
01-22-23, 05:43 PM
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Posted By cooperryder

Back out on my recently built up vintage Trek 614...

Back out on my recently built up vintage Trek 614 for 34 miles on a sunny low 50"s winter day.

​​​​​​I am enjoying this bike!
...
01-20-23, 07:56 PM
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Posted By Wildwood

northbend ‘s blue bird day carried over: ...

northbend ‘s blue bird day carried over:

Full sun and dry is good with chilly temps.
Winter crush of vegetation in the bog, but we look upward. Long shadows even near midday.
...
01-20-23, 11:21 AM
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Posted By northbend

Used a different set of tools for my ride...

Used a different set of tools for my ride yesterday :-)
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52637866653_db90abcdac_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ocqPT4)Silver Basin (https://flic.kr/p/2ocqPT4) by...
01-20-23, 10:34 AM
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Posted By cooperryder

Sssssss

Enjoyed a 20 miler on my 1982 Trek 614 bike in sunny mid 50 temps yesterday.

I would not want to encounter a real critter like this of this size or actually any size.

I know some of you have...
01-19-23, 05:05 AM
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Posted By Road85rebel

As follow up to my previous post, here are a few...

As follow up to my previous post, here are a few pics of my restoration effort. Before and after for reference....
01-19-23, 12:23 AM
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Posted By Straightblock

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After 3 weeks of rainy days and a few weeks of high temps in the 40s before that, today was the nicest...
01-18-23, 06:57 PM
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Posted By Prowler

More unexpected January weather so real cardio...

More unexpected January weather so real cardio under real skies again. Rode the converted Trek 850 on the Thun (pronounced "tune") section of the Schuylkill River trail. It's always a pleasant ride...
01-18-23, 02:27 PM
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Posted By SJX426

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired...

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired two bike frames of which one satisfies my previous list. Although it hasn't been ridden yet, and it has its flaws it works. I like it aesthetically at...
01-16-23, 09:50 AM
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Posted By M1T

Angry "midget rattlesnake" (don't cancel me,...

Angry "midget rattlesnake" (don't cancel me, thats what they're called) near Natural Bridges Monument in SE Utah during a bike packing trip. I came about an inch from running over the little guy,...
01-15-23, 06:14 PM
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Posted By ascherer

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For now Mrs. ascherer’s Grand Jubilé can come off...
01-14-23, 10:05 PM
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Views: 1,184
Posted By nlerner

Too modern for me; I’m sticking with cottered...

Too modern for me; I’m sticking with cottered cranks.
01-14-23, 09:21 PM
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Posted By northbend

I rode down to the lower valley to meet some...

I rode down to the lower valley to meet some friends in Fall City.
We noodled around for a couple of hours before I split off from them and rode back home via the Snoqualmie Valley Trail....
01-14-23, 08:09 PM
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Posted By JacobLee

Greenwood Hills Cemetery in SW Portland ...

Greenwood Hills Cemetery in SW Portland

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01-14-23, 05:36 PM
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Posted By cooperryder

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40 miles last Sunday. Met up with a friend for part of that 40. ...
01-14-23, 05:04 PM
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Posted By Monkitoucher

Out to Baker's Bridge for the first ride of the...

Out to Baker's Bridge for the first ride of the year and the first shake down ride after the restoration....
01-14-23, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 882
Posted By Force

Miyata 1000LT with upgrades and extras

Selling this low-mileage Miyata 1000LT with upgraded parts. Very clean. I understand it was built by Velo Classique. Edco Competition triple cranks, Edco Competition sealed bearing hubs, Edco...
01-13-23, 09:44 PM
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Views: 556
Posted By Andy Antipas

1970 Cinelli SC N+1

The latest addition is an Iconic 1970 Cinelli Supercorsa. PO had the frame refinished 10 years ago, and as usual I go with a period build with Campy, Cinelli, Fiamme, Regina. I won't get to ride it...
01-12-23, 11:39 AM
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Posted By billytwosheds

We've had interesting (transitional?) weather out...

We've had interesting (transitional?) weather out here, absent of winds and rain that would usually make this a wet ride. Up the Pali highway with a friend from PDX on my BG and RB-1.
...
01-12-23, 09:30 AM
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Posted By Ged117

On the way to work. We're expecting a good amount...

On the way to work. We're expecting a good amount of snow in the next day or two about 30cm (a foot or so) I took advantage of the cleared paths to cycle. The structure is part of an ongoing buildout...
01-12-23, 07:44 AM
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Posted By pastorbobnlnh

Ten years and one month ago, I posted about my...

Ten years and one month ago, I posted about my '75 Voyageur II, above. I never liked the ride all that much, and eventually stripped the frame of everything except the headset.

I've hung onto the...
01-11-23, 07:08 PM
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Posted By Prowler

Another good day and a good ride. Nothing epic...

Another good day and a good ride. Nothing epic nor scenic nor unusual other than it was 40deg in January. No snow nor ice on the ground and I'm riding outside. GREAT. Pictured is my Ersatz Gran Prix...
01-11-23, 05:49 PM
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Posted By northbend

Got out this afternoon before the next storm...

Got out this afternoon before the next storm rolls through.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52622284378_cc41a6cc6c_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2ob3XP9)Jan 11 ride before the next storm...
01-11-23, 05:06 PM
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Posted By ehcoplex

Bit of follow up.... I cut a section from a a...

Bit of follow up.... I cut a section from a a 5/8" (I think..) bolt and ground it into a sort of rounded triangle cross section. Dremel'd & sanded a channel in a piece of scrap maple, cut a piece of...
01-10-23, 08:58 PM
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Posted By obrentharris

Following the example of botty kayer I went for a...

Following the example of botty kayer I went for a ride in the rain today. Not that I had an alternative: It's been raining here for a week. More storms on their way. Better wet than stir crazy.
The...
01-10-23, 08:49 AM
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Posted By steelbikeguy

Winter is not trying very hard to reach central...

Winter is not trying very hard to reach central Illinois so far!
We had about a half inch of snow fall last week, but it wasn't much below freezing, so it seemed like a decent day to get on the...
01-09-23, 03:03 PM
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Views: 670
Posted By bulgie

That may have been a post of mine you remember,...

That may have been a post of mine you remember, I've been harping on that for years. ;)

Just a gut feeling really, can't prove it, but the cracks I've seen in chainstays over the years does...
01-09-23, 01:04 AM
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Posted By botty kayer

darkmoon Manchester has even more rain than...

darkmoon Manchester has even more rain than London, so your friend will be seeing lots of it at this time of year.

And yes moss on roofs is a common sight, and if left long enough it grow into...
01-08-23, 05:44 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Short local Sunday ride today the roads are in...

Short local Sunday ride today the roads are in bad shape in a lot of places and the trails are pretty much a no go. Nice weather though 40's and sunny not much wind.
...
01-08-23, 04:09 PM
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Posted By botty kayer

Another weekend non stop rain here in London,...

Another weekend non stop rain here in London, another Italian bike wishing it was riding around Italy instead of being under the influence of some annoying Brit seemingly riding through every puddle...
01-08-23, 12:07 PM
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Views: 526
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Yes this one sparked my interest as I recently...

Yes this one sparked my interest as I recently picked up a late 50’s, early 60’s British path racer frame. He told me it was an odd seat post size but I promptly forgot what he said - maybe 26.6?
...
01-08-23, 09:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By nlerner

Lots of high-end French bikes with metric 531? A...

Lots of high-end French bikes with metric 531? A likely PX-10 I was recently working on takes a 26.6 post.
01-08-23, 07:47 AM
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Posted By darkmoon

Regular weekend rec ride. And today's Mt. Fuji,...

Regular weekend rec ride.
And today's Mt. Fuji, from Yokohama.
It's supposed to be there, but I can't see it.
There're many days like this.
...
01-07-23, 10:24 PM
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Posted By JacobLee

What a week. The teen is going through some...

What a week. The teen is going through some changes, but seems to be interested in hopping on the tandem and riding up some hills. I had already done a ride, and returned to find someone very...
01-07-23, 09:32 PM
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Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Glad you SoCal guys got some rain. Hang in there,...

Glad you SoCal guys got some rain. Hang in there, I’m sure temps will get back to the 70’s soon!

Temps are cooling but still warm here by January standards. Got the C40 out today. I went up to...
01-07-23, 04:06 PM
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Posted By DQRider

First Ride of 2023

Not the first ride this winter, but the first ride with the camera. I've always carried it strapped across my chest, but the risk of crashing is too great this winter. We've just received 15+ inches...
01-07-23, 03:56 PM
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Posted By jamesdak

Another piece closer to a full Superbe groupset. ...

Another piece closer to a full Superbe groupset.

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01-07-23, 01:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,110
Posted By nlerner

I have a fairly terrible sense of direction, plus...

I have a fairly terrible sense of direction, plus I need reading glasses, so even a map or a cue sheet in my front bag meant I’d be stopping a lot and figuring where the hell I was. GPS devices have...
01-07-23, 12:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,110
Posted By northbend

Ha! Thanks Hugh, your new thread got me Digg'n in...

Ha! Thanks Hugh, your new thread got me Digg'n in the recycle bin for some of the others I had thrown out when I found that Cino document....
01-07-23, 09:59 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,110
Posted By iab

I don't know. Crappy directions are crappy...

I don't know. Crappy directions are crappy directions. Not having a GPS is not an excuse for poor design.

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01-07-23, 09:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,110
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Getting lost on your bike - not as easy now

I was just reading through Northbend’s Cino ride report thread. He posted a pic of the map handed out in former days. It made me think of long rides done before we had so much technology to remind us...
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