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Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 08:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,871
Posted By Baboo

Sorry It didnít work for you this method works...

Sorry It didnít work for you this method works for me. Itís not really my recipe just pretty standard way people cook hard boiled eggs in an instant pot. There may be something wrong with your pot,...
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 05:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,871
Posted By Baboo

Another vote here for Pressure Luck even if...

Another vote here for Pressure Luck even if you,donít like a particular recipe his technique and cooking methods are good.
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 05:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,871
Posted By Baboo

I put 1 cup of water in bottom of 6 quart pot...

I put 1 cup of water in bottom of 6 quart pot then set wire rack/trivet on pot with feet down so water is below it, place eggs on trivet not touching each other. Cook for 6 minutes on high pressure...
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,871
Posted By Baboo

I really like mine. After reading many recipes I...

I really like mine. After reading many recipes I have become quite leery of them, especially the ďdump and goĒ ones. A whole industry has sprung up around the pots, many of the people writing recipes...
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,871
Posted By Baboo

hard boiled eggs are my favorite 6 minutes high...

hard boiled eggs are my favorite 6 minutes high pressure 5 minutes natural release then at least 5 minutes in an ice bath works a treat every time.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-20, 08:25 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,062
Posted By Baboo

It seems we live in a culture where projecting...

It seems we live in a culture where projecting your fears on others is a hobby. This is usually done by people with no direct knowledge about the subject. I have always felt safe riding at nights,...
01-05-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,824
Posted By Baboo

So your saying that food eaten over the sink...

So your saying that food eaten over the sink really does count? I was told and always believed that it didnít count.
You just made my life a lot less enjoyable.:)
01-03-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 730
Posted By Baboo

Iím 75 years old and ride bikes like this almost...

Iím 75 years old and ride bikes like this almost daily. Keep riding and reduce air pressure your body will most likely adapt. If it doesnít after a reasonable amount of time then look into something...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,746
Posted By Baboo

This is a problem that seems to come up pretty...

This is a problem that seems to come up pretty often on BF. If you are unable to slow down to ride a social ride with your friends, at their pace, you might have a real hard think about why.
just...
Forum: Foo
12-29-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By Baboo

I’m not much of a conspiracy theory advocate,...

I’m not much of a conspiracy theory advocate, think of the number of people that would have to be involved for this to happen, then think of the chance of all of them present and past who would have...
Replies: 11
Views: 1,387
Posted By Baboo

I built up a wheel using the shimano DH-3n72 hub...

I built up a wheel using the shimano DH-3n72 hub a couple of years ago, seems to be plenty of those still around. I don’t know if they are discontinued or not. It’s rim brakes only 32 or 36 hole.
Forum: Foo
12-28-19, 05:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By Baboo

I too am a football fan, but I never watch it...

I too am a football fan, but I never watch it with the sound turned on. I am not really interested in the constant barrage of useless stats spewed out by the commentators. They rarely talk about the...
Forum: Touring
12-28-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 785
Posted By Baboo

I’m probably totally off base on this but a...

I’m probably totally off base on this but a picture I found of your bike shows the rack mounts about 2 inches above the axle on the seat stay, this puts them in front of the axle quite a ways. Maybe...
Forum: Touring
12-22-19, 07:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,095
Posted By Baboo

I use a (gasp) Apple smart phone and google maps...

I use a (gasp) Apple smart phone and google maps for all my navigation. I don’t need to run it continually when on the bike ( it resides in a handlebar bag), just check and remember where the next...
Replies: 36
Views: 3,837
Posted By Baboo

i made the mistake of buying a box of assorted...

i made the mistake of buying a box of assorted Cliff bars a couple of years ago, i don't remember how many was in it (way to many) but I finally gave away the last 2 or 3, to this day I can't eat...
12-20-19, 08:10 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 17,800
Posted By Baboo

If riding conditions were like that where I live...

If riding conditions were like that where I live and given youíre experiences Iíd most likely quit also.
Forum: Touring
12-18-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,379
Posted By Baboo

Keep in mind when packing a tent, many times it...

Keep in mind when packing a tent, many times it has to be packed wet because of rain or dew. I don’t know anything about bike packing bags but in a traditional touring set up it usually resides on...
12-12-19, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,021
Posted By Baboo

I don’t know about labels car free, car light,...

I don’t know about labels car free, car light, how important is it really except to achieve status on this forum. I have been married over 50 years and my experience tells me that if you wife isn’t...
12-12-19, 05:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,998
Posted By Baboo

I use a cycling jacket that is only a...

I use a cycling jacket that is only a windbreaker (no insulation) the arms zip off so it becomes a vest. I rely on layering for warmth smart wool works well but layers depend on temp. I always have...
12-12-19, 04:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,271
Posted By Baboo

I have done the same with every new bike I have...

I have done the same with every new bike I have ever owned, ridden it exclusively while the others gathered dust. Guess what, all the new bikes now are gathering dust while I ride a frankenbike. I...
12-10-19, 12:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,474
Posted By Baboo

I tour with a dyno hub, the way I handle this is...

I tour with a dyno hub, the way I handle this is to run a battery powered flashing tail light in the day and charge a cache battery with hub at same time, then recharge phone and taillight at night....
12-08-19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,403
Posted By Baboo

Thanks for the advice. I donít open or respond in...

Thanks for the advice. I donít open or respond in any way to spam emails. They get marked as junk and deleted.
12-08-19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,403
Posted By Baboo

Iím a paid member and got the spam email.

Iím a paid member and got the spam email.
Forum: Foo
12-07-19, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 568
Posted By Baboo

I always like this assessment of success. I...

I always like this assessment of success.
I spent half my money on women and bikes, the other half I wasted.
Baboo
12-05-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,061
Posted By Baboo

Good luck slowing down. I am 75 and slowed down...

Good luck slowing down. I am 75 and slowed down to pleasure riding and touring many years ago mostly because I didn’t enjoy getting dropped. It was difficult but I finally realized I just wasn’t able...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-27-19, 09:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,117
Posted By Baboo

I don’t know if the frame is good or bad but it...

I don’t know if the frame is good or bad but it occurred to me that the dent was to bad for the original user. Since the shop had the frame possibly they agreed with him at one point. This is...
Forum: Commuting
11-06-19, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,738
Posted By Baboo

Op didn’t say how old he is, but as men age...

Op didn’t say how old he is, but as men age usually the prostrate gland enlarges and that can cause pain in the perineum. I fought with this for a full year including a urologist visit. The answer...
10-25-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 44,193
Posted By Baboo

I’ve had 4 heart attacks none of them were while...

I’ve had 4 heart attacks none of them were while exercising. 3 of them were when either sitting down or laying down one was while driving. I was an active bike rider during all of that time, most...
Forum: Foo
10-22-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,006
Posted By Baboo

My wife went and left me Took the dog with her...

My wife went and left me
Took the dog with her too.
The repo mans a circlin’
The rent is overdue
Got a real bad case of the lite beer blues

feel free to make up your own verse and add it on
Forum: Touring
10-15-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,453
Posted By Baboo

A friend and touring partner once called me...

A friend and touring partner once called me before a trip to ask it we could leave a couple of days early, because he kept adding stuff to his gear.
10-15-19, 07:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,571
Posted By Baboo

Thereíre are a couple of things I find...

Thereíre are a couple of things I find objectionable to me.
1- no footprint seems available so you would have to come up with something homemade. Usually people use a tarp larger than the tent...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,078
Posted By Baboo

Go ride both bikes and see which one you like...

Go ride both bikes and see which one you like best, oh wait, you can’t ride the mail order one.
09-23-19, 04:57 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,955
Posted By Baboo

Thatís way to much 1 43/64 inches is the proper...

Thatís way to much 1 43/64 inches is the proper amount.
Forum: Touring
08-27-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,973
Posted By Baboo

I didn’t realize you lived in Tallahassee, I was...

I didn’t realize you lived in Tallahassee, I was thinking you were somewhere in Pennsylvania. None of Amtrak info will help you at all. You could just ride the whole route from home on the bike....
08-27-19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,433
Posted By Baboo

Many of the polar watches can work either with a...

Many of the polar watches can work either with a wrist pulse sensor or a chest belt. The chest belts seem to be more accurate.
Forum: Touring
08-27-19, 02:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,973
Posted By Baboo

I came from the north on the Silver Star , Amtrak...

I came from the north on the Silver Star , Amtrak shows that still available. I did not use the Sunset Limited it has been out of service a long time. I came from Kansas City through Chicago and...
Forum: Touring
08-27-19, 09:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,973
Posted By Baboo

I never used the Sunset Limited

I never used the Sunset Limited
Forum: Touring
08-27-19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,973
Posted By Baboo

Amtrak services Jacksonville Florida it’s pretty...

Amtrak services Jacksonville Florida it’s pretty close to St. Augustine. When I did a portion of Southern tier I went from St Augustine to Pensacola. I took the bike to Jacksonville Fl. on Amtrak...
Forum: Touring
08-26-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,973
Posted By Baboo

I have used Greyhound 3 times and have come to...

I have used Greyhound 3 times and have come to the conclusion , if the only way to get to the place I want to go is Greyhound, then I will find some where else to go.
08-26-19, 05:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Baboo

Sometimes you can flood them with wd40 and work...

Sometimes you can flood them with wd40 and work them around until the pawls free up then lube them-up. I’m not a bike mechanic but I have had this problem a couple of times. There will probably be...
08-26-19, 04:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Baboo

Where they used shifters. If so they may be...

Where they used shifters. If so they may be gummed up with hardened grease.
Forum: Introductions
08-21-19, 05:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,671
Posted By Baboo

This thread appears to be a duplicate of a thread...

This thread appears to be a duplicate of a thread in over 50. She returned the bike and is currently searching for a different one.
08-21-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,966
Posted By Baboo

Thanks for the clarification I must have read it...

Thanks for the clarification I must have read it wrong, not surprising though Iím wrong a lot.
Forum: Touring
08-17-19, 01:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,028
Posted By Baboo

Why can’t you just box the bike in one of...

Why can’t you just box the bike in one of amtrak’s boxes they are huge, just remove pedals and turn handlebars. It can then be taken off at any station that has checked baggage. I have traveled this...
08-15-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,966
Posted By Baboo

Seems I read somewhere that shimano 11speed...

Seems I read somewhere that shimano 11speed cassettes required a spacer behind them. You might check into this.
08-06-19, 06:38 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,466
Posted By Baboo

If the headset has been replaced as the op stated...

If the headset has been replaced as the op stated earlier, the extra washer/spacer may have been installed because the stack height on the replacement headset was smaller. If this is the case, the...
08-03-19, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,259
Posted By Baboo

Trail trial

Just wanted to post this because I thought it might be of interest to some. The Johnson County (KS) parks and recs who oversee over 100 miles of paved trails here have just started a 6 month trial to...
08-03-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,263
Posted By Baboo

I don’t know a lot about e-bikes but a thought I...

I don’t know a lot about e-bikes but a thought I always have is when I see people looking at bikes whose name I don’t recognize is. Who is going to service these in a few years. Many of the start up...
08-03-19, 10:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,466
Posted By Baboo

It really sounds like you just need to replace...

It really sounds like you just need to replace the whole headset. The washer should have a tab on it that fits in a groove on the steerer tube to prevent it from turning. This is supposed to make it...
08-03-19, 08:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,466
Posted By Baboo

I had a headset with this issue it turned out the...

I had a headset with this issue it turned out the tab on the washer was trapped on a thread and wouldn’t transmit the force from the jam nut.
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