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09-09-21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 26,072
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Posted By Doohickie

Just got back from a quick 17-mile fixed gear...

Just got back from a quick 17-mile fixed gear ramble
...
09-07-21, 10:09 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 53,881
Posted By Doohickie

I guess I haven't posted my 2009 Schwinn Cutter...

I guess I haven't posted my 2009 Schwinn Cutter fixed gear in 2021, so let's do it. It may be heavy but it is slow.

From tonight's ride.
...
09-07-21, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 750,081
Posted By Doohickie

2009 Schwinn Cutter fixed gear (from my quick 14...

2009 Schwinn Cutter fixed gear (from my quick 14 miler tonight). It may be heavy, but it is slow.
...
Forum: Foo
09-07-21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Rhymes with book

Rhymes with book
Forum: Foo
09-07-21, 08:47 AM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Due to inflationary pressures brought on by the...

Due to inflationary pressures brought on by the pandemic, will henceforth be known as 4alarmer.
Forum: Foo
09-06-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,176
Posted By Doohickie

A quick synopsis of Fort Worth brewing: The Fort...

A quick synopsis of Fort Worth brewing: The Fort Worth Ale Trail (https://www.fortworth.com/things-to-do/ale-trail-breweries/). I'm friends with the founders of HopFusion...
Forum: Foo
09-05-21, 01:24 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,176
Posted By Doohickie

It's brewed here in Fort Worth...

It's brewed here in Fort Worth (https://fortworthbusiness.com/restaurants/fort-worth-brewed-yuengling-beer-makes-texas-debut/) now, five miles from my house. You should see a steady supply.
...
09-03-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 26,072
Views: 2,724,666
Posted By Doohickie

32 miles on the fixed gear bike...

32 miles on the fixed gear bike (https://www.strava.com/activities/5899732094) this morning,

https://dgtzuqphqg23d.cloudfront.net/rWLPacavO2cdqfxS6UT6Wbs1KTguz-b-O4rR5aelQKU-2048x1152.jpg...
09-03-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,508
Posted By Doohickie

I've kicked a few bumpers when they stick out too...

I've kicked a few bumpers when they stick out too far.
Forum: Foo
09-03-21, 08:21 PM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Can't start a thread with staying power.

Can't start a thread with staying power.
Replies: 140
Views: 108,202
Posted By Doohickie

I haven't heard anything since. Maybe Covid put...

I haven't heard anything since. Maybe Covid put it on hold.
Forum: Foo
12-21-20, 11:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 823
Posted By Doohickie

I buy pre-made eggnog and pour it over rum. I...

I buy pre-made eggnog and pour it over rum. I like seasonal treats (pumpkin spice being the exception) but I'm too lazy to put a lot of effort into them.
12-20-20, 09:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,652
Posted By Doohickie

I have an old 1983 Raleigh Marathon that suffered...

I have an old 1983 Raleigh Marathon that suffered a derailleur hanger injury. It sat in the garage for a while; eventually I acquired a wheel with a two-speed kickback hub and used that with on the...
12-16-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 27,799
Posted By Doohickie

Interesting question. I've used Strava for a...

Interesting question. I've used Strava for a little over 5 years, so for the last 5 full years,
2016: 5,201.1 miles
2017: 4,060.9 miles
2018: 1,721.9 miles
2019: 946.4 miles
2020: 2,579.2...
Forum: Commuting
12-16-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,279
Posted By Doohickie

As long as you have lights, you're good. A...

As long as you have lights, you're good.

A bunch of my miles over the years (though not so much during the pandemic) have come with the Night Riders, a group that does Sunday and Wednesday night...
12-16-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,513
Posted By Doohickie

I'm in Texas so my "winter" riding is more like...

I'm in Texas so my "winter" riding is more like "autumn" riding for many.

Still... to motivate myself to ride this month I decided to do Twelve Days of Christmas Lights. So on the first ride I...
12-16-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,084
Posted By Doohickie

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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12-16-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,968
Posted By Doohickie

Feel free to start your own thread. My bike...

Feel free to start your own thread.

My bike in front of Fort Worth's Christmas Tree
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12-16-20, 07:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,009
Posted By Doohickie

Hush.

Hush.
12-15-20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,009
Posted By Doohickie

You could lighten the whole system by about 5...

You could lighten the whole system by about 5 pounds in a couple weeks with a low-carb diet.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-14-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,042
Posted By Doohickie

"What is something that only wimps do,...

"What is something that only wimps do, Alex?"
12-14-20, 01:06 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 57,546
Posted By Doohickie

From some recent rides.... 2009 Schwinn...

From some recent rides....

2009 Schwinn Cutter fixed gear. 36 miles on Saturday...
12-13-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3,232
Views: 225,610
Posted By Doohickie

Today? Zero. ...

Today? Zero.

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But yesterday I managed...
12-13-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 26,072
Views: 2,724,666
Posted By Doohickie

No. To be honest I got the wheel from a friend...

No. To be honest I got the wheel from a friend and left the existing cog on there and it lowered the gearing of my bike a tooth or two. I need to put my other cog on there so I don't spin out so...
Forum: Foo
12-13-20, 02:51 PM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Has perfected the practice of drawing a vacuum on...

Has perfected the practice of drawing a vacuum on his thought bubbles. (Actually, it came naturally for him.)
12-12-20, 10:54 PM
Replies: 26,072
Views: 2,724,666
Posted By Doohickie

36 miles on the fixed gear...

36 miles on the fixed gear (https://www.strava.com/activities/4464469225) today
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12-12-20, 10:35 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 16,792
Posted By Doohickie

By the way, I did just about 65 miles on it in...

By the way, I did just about 65 miles on it in October (https://www.strava.com/activities/4178155881) to commemorate turning 58.

...
12-12-20, 10:22 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 16,792
Posted By Doohickie

36 miles today on my 2009 Schwinn Cutter ...

36 miles today on my 2009 Schwinn Cutter

...
Forum: Foo
12-12-20, 12:28 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,230
Posted By Doohickie

Same. I think we're all more conscious of...

Same. I think we're all more conscious of sniffles than usual. Not sure it's worse than most years but we're thinking about it more.
12-10-20, 11:12 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,988
Posted By Doohickie

In many jurisdictions the law *does* give...

In many jurisdictions the law *does* give cyclists the right to use the whole lane.
Lots of cars can safely overtake a bike the same lane (if the lane is wide enough). On yesterday's ride one...
Forum: Foo
12-10-20, 09:37 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,230
Posted By Doohickie

I know canklecat in real life. Haven't ridden...

I know canklecat in real life. Haven't ridden with him in a while because I am not doing group rides right now but I see him around FB frequently.
12-10-20, 12:45 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,904
Posted By Doohickie

Little thing? I was was happy that I was able to...

Little thing? I was was happy that I was able to reach the crest of the hill before the dog caught up to me. Once I did I was able to pull away from him.
12-10-20, 12:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,624
Posted By Doohickie

My loaded bicycle weight has been reduced by 40...

My loaded bicycle weight has been reduced by 40 pounds since July. Yes, I've lost that much weight. :)
12-09-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,624
Posted By Doohickie

So you're going to hop on the bike weighing.......

So you're going to hop on the bike weighing.... what 200 pounds or whatever, ride the bikes over pavement, curbs, rocks, ditches, if it's a mountain bike, all that and more, and you're worried about...
12-09-20, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 750,081
Posted By Doohickie

I really like what you've done with it.

I really like what you've done with it.
12-07-20, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 750,081
Posted By Doohickie

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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12-06-20, 10:37 PM
Replies: 7,222
Views: 2,905,970
Posted By Doohickie

45 miles today on my conversion. 35mm tires give...

45 miles today on my conversion. 35mm tires give it a smooth ride....
12-06-20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By Doohickie

I'm hoping to join you soon. If you look...

I'm hoping to join you soon.

If you look back through BikeForums posts you can see I've been a Clyde on and off for years.

With the onset of the pandemic and the word that obesity is a...
12-06-20, 09:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,578
Posted By Doohickie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuFCaIAnETk&featur...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuFCaIAnETk&feature=youtu.be&t=57
12-06-20, 08:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,578
Posted By Doohickie

I can relate. I try to pay attention to wind...

I can relate. I try to pay attention to wind direction. I usually need it behind me at the end.
12-06-20, 08:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,578
Posted By Doohickie

Other. I may be old, but I'm slow.

Other. I may be old, but I'm slow.
Forum: Foo
12-06-20, 12:19 AM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Used to invent intricate lies with evidence to...

Used to invent intricate lies with evidence to corroborate them. Now he just makes them up on the fly.
12-05-20, 11:08 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,870
Posted By Doohickie

1966 Raleigh Roadster ...

1966 Raleigh Roadster
...
Forum: Foo
12-05-20, 11:02 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,230
Posted By Doohickie

I know your mind. You're not missing much.

I know your mind. You're not missing much.
12-05-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By Doohickie

Yesh. I've had to put the wrench attached to the...

Yesh. I've had to put the wrench attached to the wheel in a Workmate and brace against that and spin the wheel with all my might.
12-05-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,482
Posted By Doohickie

Try a Buff or one of the loose masks. Works for...

Try a Buff or one of the loose masks. Works for me.
12-05-20, 09:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,482
Posted By Doohickie

Try riding with your mouth covered, use a Buff...

Try riding with your mouth covered, use a Buff (https://buffusa.com/) or even a mask like people are wearing because of Covid. It traps enough of your exhaled breath that what you breath back in is...
Forum: Foo
12-04-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Remembers when the lie repairman would come by...

Remembers when the lie repairman would come by the house and fix a lie by changing out various vacuum tubes.
Forum: Foo
12-03-20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 17,545
Views: 978,161
Posted By Doohickie

Can remember the last post I made on BikeForums...

Can remember the last post I made on BikeForums before tonight.
12-03-20, 11:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,470
Posted By Doohickie

There's also more sidewall to absorb vibration.

There's also more sidewall to absorb vibration.
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