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04-08-07, 06:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 646
Posted By Smaug

Drive or BART to Orinda/Lafeyette/Walnut Creek if...

Drive or BART to Orinda/Lafeyette/Walnut Creek if you're looking for flat. There are some nice flat rides around that area. The ride from Walnut Creek to Dublin is great and is almost totally flat....
04-08-07, 02:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 646
Posted By Smaug

Congrats on your new bike! Just thought I'd...

Congrats on your new bike!

Just thought I'd pitch in and note that Justice at Wheels of Justice is a great guy. He helped me with a steering problem and didn't bother to charge me anything for a...
03-26-07, 11:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By Smaug

Is the women's forum in some sort of super-secret...

Is the women's forum in some sort of super-secret stealth mode? I can't seem to find it anywhere...
03-25-07, 12:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By Smaug

WANTED: Ticket to Cinderella Classic

Looking for one ticket for the Cinderella Classic in the East Bay. If anyone has an extra they don't need, my girlfriend is would love to buy it from you. Several of her friends are riding it and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-07, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By Smaug

My girlfriend just got a 2007 Fuji Roubaix Pro. ...

My girlfriend just got a 2007 Fuji Roubaix Pro. We took it for it's inaugural ride yesterday and she LOVED it. Paid $1000 for it brand new.

Sounds like you got a great deal. Enjoy your new ride!
12-11-06, 09:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,585
Posted By Smaug

I LOVE my Jeep Liberty. My road bike fits very...

I LOVE my Jeep Liberty. My road bike fits very nicely in the back when I take the front wheel off.

Nice car, not much bigger than many mid-size sedans... but it tows a LOT, has 4WD and holds a...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-04-06, 05:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,887
Posted By Smaug

If you like the voucher idea and want something...

If you like the voucher idea and want something to put under the tree... try buying him a helmet, shorts and jersey for him to open and package the "voucher" separately. Or some water bottles... or...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-05, 03:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By Smaug

bump... any other ideas?

bump...

any other ideas?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-05, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By Smaug

Shipping Bike from US to UK

Hello there fellow Bikeforum members. As some of you know from my "Pugeot Project" thread, I've recently moved to the UK for an extended period of time. I was unable to bring my newly build...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-05, 01:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,419
Posted By Smaug

My list: 1. Felt 2. Everything else

My list:

1. Felt
2. Everything else
07-31-05, 10:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,914
Posted By Smaug

OK everyone, here's a bit of an update... ...

OK everyone, here's a bit of an update...

Unfortunately, the project has been but on hold indefinitely. In the middle of June, a somewhat last minute opportunity to study abroad (I'm a medical...
07-18-05, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By Smaug

No... get that feeling from acceleration. When...

No... get that feeling from acceleration. When skydiving, you reach terminal velocity pretty quick, and once you do, you aren't accelerating any longer and that feeling just isn't there.

The...
06-22-05, 06:02 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 16,413
Posted By Smaug

In my view, your view of his view is spot on.

In my view, your view of his view is spot on.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-05, 09:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,940
Posted By Smaug

If you don't buy the bike... the terrorists win. ...

If you don't buy the bike... the terrorists win.

edit: oops, that line was already used... but still, you don't want the terrorists to win, do you?

BUY THE BIKE!! RIDE THE BIKE!! LOVE THE...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-05, 09:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,877
Posted By Smaug

It's on the front on their home page. ...

It's on the front on their home page.

www.supergo.com

The coupon is 20% off any purchace over $100, including bikes... that's an AMAZING deal on the CFR.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-05, 08:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,193
Posted By Smaug

My LBS I've been dealing with on my single-speed...

My LBS I've been dealing with on my single-speed build has a Cannondale R900 (?) with a full Veloce drivetrain. I started chatting with the mechanic about it and he was REALLY pro campy. I get the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-05, 12:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By Smaug

I wonder how much the case flexes? Any idea...

I wonder how much the case flexes?

Any idea if it comes with Campy DVD drives or Shimano?

They also need to put out a Titanium shell... altough I hear, nothing computes like steel.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 11:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,145
Posted By Smaug

I read them and enjoy them. I also didn't think...

I read them and enjoy them. I also didn't think you were bragging at all... just giving us a debriefing of sorts.

Keep 'em coming.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 456
Posted By Smaug

I'm a doc... You could still stand if you...

I'm a doc...

You could still stand if you lost your abs. You might be quite shaky, but you would be able to walk. Muscles used for balance and to hold you up are primarily in the legs and...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 10:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 456
Posted By Smaug

The correct terms are "flex" and "extend". ...

The correct terms are "flex" and "extend". Sorry... med school beat this into me.

Quads extend the lower leg. Tricepts extend the forearm. Conversely, hamstrings flex the lower leg and bicepts...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 677
Posted By Smaug

I have an F65 and I LOVE it. Great deal for the...

I have an F65 and I LOVE it. Great deal for the money. You won't feel the need to upgrade anything on it for a long time. OK, maybe a Brooks saddle, but the saddle that comes with it is nice.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 09:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,504
Posted By Smaug

It's A Joke (click here)...

It's A Joke (click here) (http://www.snopes.com/critters/crusader/savetoby.asp)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 08:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,504
Posted By Smaug

Oh gosh no... the Easter Bunny is quite real. ...

Oh gosh no... the Easter Bunny is quite real.

Quite real and quite evil as well.

:D
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 553
Posted By Smaug

I thought it was the act of drinking beer from a...

I thought it was the act of drinking beer from a keg after a ride.

As in, "We did a century and afterwards went to the pub to spend some time drafting some draughts."
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 08:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By Smaug

Maybe he's Lance.

Maybe he's Lance.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 08:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,504
Posted By Smaug

pssst... it's a joke. He's not really going...

pssst... it's a joke.

He's not really going to kill the bunny.

;)
05-24-05, 07:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,914
Posted By Smaug

OK, problem solved. It's wasn't as badly damaged...

OK, problem solved. It's wasn't as badly damaged as I first thought. The shop retapped the threads and got the pedal on.

The mechanic also made something of a "custom spacer" for the hub to hold...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 06:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,499
Posted By Smaug

I was just watching a titanium 96 Colnago...

I was just watching a titanium 96 Colnago single-speed (with all the components to return it to a fully geared rig) on ebay. The guy was asking $950 and it didn't sell.

If a newer, good condition...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 05:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,504
Posted By Smaug

NOTHING is lighter per mole than... ...

NOTHING is lighter per mole than...

HYDROGEN.

make a bike out of Hydrogen... It'll be really, really, really super fast.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 05:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,594
Posted By Smaug

This is normal. It's called cross-chaining....

This is normal. It's called cross-chaining. There's no way to eliminate it, other than to not use gear combos where the chain is put at an exteme angle. Not only will it rub on the FD, but it also...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,730
Posted By Smaug

For what it's worth... I just ordered one of...

For what it's worth... I just ordered one of THESE (http://www.all3sports.com/product_info.php?pName=fsa-gossamer-compact-crank-special-deal&osCsid=267c37578c64e2ed853bbe007f497307) .

The price...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 04:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,148
Posted By Smaug

Tell you what... I'll send you $500. Then you...

Tell you what... I'll send you $500. Then you send me your girlfriend.

That way you'll have $1000 cash to pay back your dad, AND you won't have to worry about buying her anything. Takes care of...
05-24-05, 04:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,914
Posted By Smaug

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHH...

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!

OK, so I just hit a little road block... or rather, a really big roadblock

I was putting a pair of clipless pedals on... left...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 02:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,148
Posted By Smaug

Here's the second irresponsible suggestion: ...

Here's the second irresponsible suggestion:


VEGAS BABY VEGAS!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 02:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 507
Posted By Smaug

I totally agree. I'm in the middle of my first...

I totally agree. I'm in the middle of my first BUILD PROJECT (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=107447) and it's been a ton of fun so far. OK, maybe stripping the paint wasn't so much fun,...
05-24-05, 12:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,914
Posted By Smaug

OK, more updates!!! It's actually starting...

OK, more updates!!!

It's actually starting to come together... and fast!

The brakes are on... with a little effort. The holes in the frame for the brake bolt were too small for the brake nut to...
05-24-05, 09:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 814
Posted By Smaug

My phone just rang... there was some dude with a...

My phone just rang... there was some dude with a creepy voice on the other end telling me I was going to have a simultaneous double blowout on my next ride.

And all my CO2 cartridges will be dead....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-05, 09:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,499
Posted By Smaug

Wouldn't that be about US$1.00? I'm going to...

Wouldn't that be about US$1.00?

I'm going to snipe it.

;)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 11:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,217
Posted By Smaug

yeah, but I bet he has BOTH of HIS kidneys. ...

yeah, but I bet he has BOTH of HIS kidneys. Unfair advantage to him.

Did I mention that I had Measles, Mumps, Reubella AND and really bad migraine at the time as well?

:D
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,217
Posted By Smaug

Oh yeah? Well, I had the flu too... and...

Oh yeah?

Well, I had the flu too...

and the ebola virus...

and pneumonia...

and lepracy...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Smaug

I have one of THESE...

I have one of THESE (http://www.nashbar.com/profile.cfm?category=97&subcategory=1057&brand=&sku=11325&storetype=&estoreid=&pagename=) . It has everything you need (besides the spare tube). There's a...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By Smaug

I just got a set of the Neuvation M28 Aeros. ...

I just got a set of the Neuvation M28 Aeros. Only have one ride on them, so I can't say much at this point. Price was good, love the look (deep rims, bladed spokes)... they are solid and well...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,330
Posted By Smaug

LOL... hey I hear ya... I had my first flat at...

LOL... hey I hear ya... I had my first flat at mile 10 on my bike... not mile 10 for the ride, mile ten EVER. Of course, I was so new at it, I didn't have a spare tube and had to make the cell phone...
05-23-05, 11:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 20,615
Posted By Smaug

I know I won't sleep as well tonight... Such...

I know I won't sleep as well tonight...

Such tragedy.




/sarcasm (in case it wasn't obvious)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-05, 11:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,330
Posted By Smaug

You were going on a 50 mile ride and considered...

You were going on a 50 mile ride and considered that a "short" ride where you didn't need to carry a spare tube? Dude... um...

That's a pretty long ride by most standards. I carry a spare tube...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-05, 01:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,157
Posted By Smaug

Start with it black as it is, then slowly over...

Start with it black as it is, then slowly over the period of a couple years, bleach it all white.

Refer to it as Michael Jackson... or just Michael. Or go a little more esoteric, like "Thriller"...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-05, 12:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,348
Posted By Smaug

yeah... THIS topic hasn't come up in at least a...

yeah... THIS topic hasn't come up in at least a week...

blah blah blah blah...

Now I have to throw away all my college football jerseys, lest someone mistake me for a member of the team. ...
Forum: Foo
05-21-05, 10:27 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,704
Posted By Smaug

My dad was aluminum and my mom was carbon...

My dad was aluminum and my mom was carbon fiber... that's how I ended up with a carbon fork and seat stays with an aluminum frame.

btw, this topic should be in the Foo forum.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-05, 09:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 818
Posted By Smaug

yeah... they fixed it... when I found the...

yeah... they fixed it...

when I found the auction, the stem was listed at a starting bid of $6,795.

They misplaced the decimal point by a factor of 100. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-05, 08:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,157
Posted By Smaug

Tiger... after Tiger Woods... everyone will think...

Tiger... after Tiger Woods... everyone will think it's black... but it's really made from parts all over the world.

OK, mabye not... lol.

nevermind.
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