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02-02-23, 07:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 997
Posted By stevel610

Sounds like a nice ride. Wish I were closer. ...

Sounds like a nice ride. Wish I were closer.

I did a mini tour of 5 missions around San Antonio last June.
Forum: Introductions
01-22-23, 09:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 212
Posted By stevel610

Welcome!

Welcome!
01-10-23, 08:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,078
Posted By stevel610

Truth. You can "keep up with the road bikes" or...

Truth. You can "keep up with the road bikes" or "get up steeper hills". Choose one.😉
12-26-22, 08:13 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,755
Posted By stevel610

I also ride for many of the reasons given. As...

I also ride for many of the reasons given. As well, being a Clydesdale it is easier on the knees. The main reason, other than loving the feeling of riding, is that I my career has been in geriatrics...
12-09-22, 08:37 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,163
Posted By stevel610

If you want to keep your current bike, it appears...

If you want to keep your current bike, it appears fine for you.

If you really just want a new bike, ask this question on the road bike forum and you'll get a number of answers explaining why your...
12-09-22, 08:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 694
Posted By stevel610

Looks like you could make a go of it as a bike...

Looks like you could make a go of it as a bike detailer. Guaranteed profit on every one.
12-07-22, 08:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,117
Posted By stevel610

I think you left the bars a little too long on...

I think you left the bars a little too long on this one😁.

Nice bikes overall. Good to see someone enthusiastic about the sport.
Forum: Introductions
12-02-22, 09:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By stevel610

Welcome. Hope to see you post.

Welcome. Hope to see you post.
12-02-22, 06:44 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,066
Posted By stevel610

Wondering what his spike protein activator serum...

Wondering what his spike protein activator serum intake habit was....
11-15-22, 09:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 976
Posted By stevel610

Agreed. Having to pull the bars on hills, and the...

Agreed. Having to pull the bars on hills, and the associated core workout is much more intense than spinning gears. This is partly why my SS and FG are my most used bikes.
11-15-22, 09:15 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,602
Posted By stevel610

Yes, contact your representative and make sure...

Yes, contact your representative and make sure re-routing of the bike path is included in the proposal. Cost is a drop in the bucket for an airport sized project.
09-22-22, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,624
Posted By stevel610

Me too.

Me too.
09-06-22, 03:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,275
Posted By stevel610

A few of us from in the Philly area did...

A few of us from in the Philly area did cheesesteak rides bitd....
09-06-22, 02:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 675
Posted By stevel610

My guess is a track bike won't last all that long...

My guess is a track bike won't last all that long doing the types of things you want to do. The solution is to sell the bike and buy one built to do what you want to do with it.
08-23-22, 08:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 509
Posted By stevel610

I weigh 245, and run 32cx700 about 80-90 psi.

I weigh 245, and run 32cx700 about 80-90 psi.
08-21-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 9,741
Posted By stevel610

If I bothered to stop and talk to him I would...

If I bothered to stop and talk to him I would have offered to fix it. Also suggested he Uber it home if it couldn't be fixed.
08-12-22, 01:39 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,034
Posted By stevel610

My first thought was that an inexpensive mtn bike...

My first thought was that an inexpensive mtn bike would probably be pretty comfortable. Particularly as the springs age. If you like it, keep it.

But if you have only taken a few rides on the...
08-10-22, 07:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,212
Posted By stevel610

How much is your medical insurance max out of...

How much is your medical insurance max out of pocket. (Mine is currently $600 for an ER visit.) Figure if you would rather pay it on to the bike shop or hospital.😉
08-06-22, 06:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 604
Posted By stevel610

Perhaps a Joseph Lucas Mileometer or a similar...

Perhaps a Joseph Lucas Mileometer or a similar one?
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07-31-22, 07:15 PM
Replies: 4,719
Views: 371,607
Posted By stevel610

24 miles yesterday on the Wabi Thunder 69 gear...

24 miles yesterday on the Wabi Thunder 69 gear inches.
24 miles today (same route) on the Wabi Classic 66 gear inches.

Through beautiful Valley Forge park on the Schuylkill River Trail.
07-30-22, 02:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 603
Posted By stevel610

You may have caught the tube under the bead. I...

You may have caught the tube under the bead. I did this a few times until I learned you need to check for it.
07-30-22, 06:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 668
Posted By stevel610

As he stated, it doesn't have an enclosed cam😉....

As he stated, it doesn't have an enclosed cam😉. To answer your next question: Google it.
Congrats on the new bike. What model?
07-28-22, 06:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 916
Posted By stevel610

Take a cotton ball and run it around the inside...

Take a cotton ball and run it around the inside of the rim to see if there are any sharp barbs not visible to the eye.
07-27-22, 06:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,399
Posted By stevel610

Huffy Cranbrook or other beach cruiser with a...

Huffy Cranbrook or other beach cruiser with a Wald basket or two. About $175 all in...and you'll appreciate your road bike more. (Pick is an older Cranbrook thats been repainted)...
07-24-22, 11:06 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,294
Posted By stevel610

Heat wave going on. I got out for a 20 mile ride...

Heat wave going on. I got out for a 20 mile ride at 10am and temp in the 80's. Took my touring bike because it has 3 water bottle holders. Used 2 of the bottles.
07-17-22, 02:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 695
Posted By stevel610

1x is just the current "in thing". Just like 29"...

1x is just the current "in thing". Just like 29" wheels were, then 650B, and now I'm seeing people talking about 26" wheels again. It is all about change to sell us more stuff.
07-17-22, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,091
Posted By stevel610

I run front and rear. The rear only would work to...

I run front and rear. The rear only would work to help modulate speed as you discussed, such as long downhills. Though the front will work better.
07-17-22, 03:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 357
Posted By stevel610

Try balled up aluminum foil.

Try balled up aluminum foil.
07-06-22, 03:49 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 5,592
Posted By stevel610

I do for just that reason. Had a couple of...

I do for just that reason. Had a couple of blowouts in my shed that hurt my ear.
07-04-22, 08:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 597
Posted By stevel610

FFF on Wabi Thunder

In case anyone wondered, 2" Schwalbe Big Apples fit on a Wabi Thunder.
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Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 12:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 784
Posted By stevel610

I wouldn't ride carbon wheels with rim brakes....

I wouldn't ride carbon wheels with rim brakes. But that's just me. YMMV.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-22, 07:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 830
Posted By stevel610

One would think publicity surrounding the...

One would think publicity surrounding the possibility of setting the all time win record would be enough to get him there. Couldn't buy that much exposure.
06-22-22, 09:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,302
Posted By stevel610

Check out the bicyclerollingresistance.com series...

Check out the bicyclerollingresistance.com series on GP5000S for a good demonstration of rolling resistance as tires wear.
Forum: Touring
05-26-22, 04:45 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,275
Posted By stevel610

Go bigger. Easier to keep stuff inside during...

Go bigger. Easier to keep stuff inside during inclement weather.
04-24-22, 08:31 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,707
Posted By stevel610

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Actually think it might just sit there😝
04-11-22, 07:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 569
Posted By stevel610

Gatorskin Hardshell. I prefer the regular...

Gatorskin Hardshell. I prefer the regular Gatorskins and have never gotten a flat with them. They also look pretty road bikish....
03-21-22, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 931
Posted By stevel610

I would go with the regular Marathons in 37 or...

I would go with the regular Marathons in 37 or 42. You might have to walk the short steep gravel sections but the other 600 miles a year will be much nicer.
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-17-22, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,592
Posted By stevel610

It's your bike. Sticker it as you like. ...

It's your bike. Sticker it as you like.

Obviously if you're going to sell it if you choose not to remove the stickers you would need to let the new owner know.
Forum: Touring
03-16-22, 05:29 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,887
Posted By stevel610

I love coffee so I would take it.

I love coffee so I would take it.
03-13-22, 07:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,114
Posted By stevel610

I also used to run Schwalbe Big Apples on my 26in...

I also used to run Schwalbe Big Apples on my 26in Kona humu. Very good tires.
03-13-22, 07:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,114
Posted By stevel610

Yes.

Yes.
03-13-22, 05:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,114
Posted By stevel610

Ride them some more and see. You will get more...

Ride them some more and see. You will get more grip performance from a tire with some tread,. Particularly on the outside edge like the gk sk. If that's worth it is a decision you need to make.
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03-11-22, 05:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,885
Posted By stevel610

Grant's a world class marketer. A little to woke...

Grant's a world class marketer. A little to woke for me, but enjoyable to read.
03-10-22, 02:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 878
Posted By stevel610

Good luck. Sounds like you're having fun.

Good luck. Sounds like you're having fun.
03-06-22, 06:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,439
Posted By stevel610

Guess I should jump in. Goal of 100 miles. 3/6...

Guess I should jump in. Goal of 100 miles.
3/6 12
3/14 19
3/15 5
3/16 9
3/18 5

Total 50
03-04-22, 02:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,076
Posted By stevel610

Very sad, prayers for him and his family.

Very sad, prayers for him and his family.
02-13-22, 06:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,902
Posted By stevel610

I agree with losing it if you don't use it. What...

I agree with losing it if you don't use it. What I was trying to allude to is peoples bodies tend to degrade faster than their confidence of what they can do.

In this case it appears th OP's body...
02-13-22, 09:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,902
Posted By stevel610

What a story. Having worked in geriatric...

What a story. Having worked in geriatric Healthcare the last 15 years, the emotional perseverance you are undergoing are not uncommon. Just from your writing I think you know the answer.

I am all...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-22, 07:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,968
Posted By stevel610

I had a similar experience. I have ridden the...

I had a similar experience. I have ridden the GP's on light gravel paths without flats so far. I still like the Gatorskins and still use them, but the GP's are a much better road tire so far.

I...
02-07-22, 07:06 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 9,882
Posted By stevel610

Only "complaint" is the guy on the right should...

Only "complaint" is the guy on the right should have a brighter jersey(and the aforementioned lights).
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