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Forum: Commuting
02-17-15, 12:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,503
Posted By Farmer Dave

My commuter hybrid has 700x35 c. I have but at...

My commuter hybrid has 700x35 c. I have but at between 2-and 3k miles on the bike, and just got my first flat. Granted I'm a very light rider, (152lbs) but honestly for all the people that btch about...
Forum: Commuting
02-17-15, 11:56 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 7,800
Posted By Farmer Dave

This.

This.
02-17-15, 11:42 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,821
Posted By Farmer Dave

Gosh, maybe I'm that guy… I'm 21, it is hot out,...

Gosh, maybe I'm that guy… I'm 21, it is hot out, I take off my shirt. End of story. Anyone who's got a problem with that can SMD. :thumb:
04-16-14, 07:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,300
Posted By Farmer Dave

Favorite Post Ride Beer

Alright guys (and gals) let's hear it. What is your favorite post ride beer to guzzle, sip, or however you may enjoy it after a nice day of riding? I'll go first, for me a nice wheat beer like...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-14, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 864
Posted By Farmer Dave

Forgive for lack of technical terms but I learned...

Forgive for lack of technical terms but I learned that whenever you get out of the saddle to shift one gear "harder" because it adjusts for the change in cadence you have coming out of the saddle,...
Forum: Commuting
04-15-14, 12:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,023
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1 for Primal wear

+1 for Primal wear
Forum: Commuting
04-14-14, 07:04 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,536
Posted By Farmer Dave

Is there a milk crate option?

Is there a milk crate option?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-14, 10:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,840
Posted By Farmer Dave

The wind use to be my enemy, until I broke it...

The wind use to be my enemy, until I broke it...
04-13-14, 10:38 PM
Replies: 8,742
Views: 459,130
Posted By Farmer Dave

I wear a helmet when I mountain bike. I wear a...

I wear a helmet when I mountain bike. I wear a helmet at night where my light is mounted. I don't wear a helmet when I commute to work. Am I going to hell?
Forum: Touring
04-13-14, 06:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,412
Posted By Farmer Dave

What country did you bike in? I'd love to tour...

What country did you bike in? I'd love to tour South America. Just got back from Perú after being there for 4 months.
Forum: Foo
04-13-14, 06:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Farmer Dave

Right on! My fiancé is Peruvian, gotta love that...

Right on! My fiancé is Peruvian, gotta love that Latin cuisine! Cheers to women who can cook!
04-12-14, 01:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,888
Posted By Farmer Dave

Anxiety while biking alone? Post an add on...

Anxiety while biking alone? Post an add on craigslist looking for a riding partner. What's the worst that could happen?
Forum: Foo
04-11-14, 09:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,087
Posted By Farmer Dave

Good luck man. I'm 21 and just came back from...

Good luck man. I'm 21 and just came back from Perú after being there for four months. I proposed while I was down there and we are currently working on the Visa process right now. Good luck bud, hope...
04-10-14, 07:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,675
Posted By Farmer Dave

Don't know, don't care. Just got back from Perú...

Don't know, don't care. Just got back from Perú for being there half a year. Coming back from there the U.S. traffic is as well behaved as a nun.
04-10-14, 07:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,429
Posted By Farmer Dave

I don't usually use a saddle, I just rock the...

I don't usually use a saddle, I just rock the seatpost.


(no but seriously try a brooks B17)
04-10-14, 09:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,257
Posted By Farmer Dave

Pretty simple. Multi-bike tool, spare tube, C02...

Pretty simple. Multi-bike tool, spare tube, C02 inflator + 2 cartridges, tire levers, and of course a cellphone for this mechanical failures that can be fixed on the road ;).
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-14, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 887
Posted By Farmer Dave

Very carefully.

Very carefully.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-14, 10:03 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,951
Posted By Farmer Dave

I like the interval where I repeatedly evade the...

I like the interval where I repeatedly evade the neighborhood dogs.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-14, 10:02 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,951
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1

+1
04-09-14, 09:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,166
Posted By Farmer Dave

I've got 3 on my bike. One that says "Don't...

I've got 3 on my bike. One that says "Don't pollute, bike commute!" another that says "Think globally ride locally" and my personal favorite one that says Perú, where I have spent the past 6 months...
Forum: Commuting
04-09-14, 09:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,634
Posted By Farmer Dave

Man I have one milk crate on my bike and that...

Man I have one milk crate on my bike and that generated a lot of weight. Two must be a lot. Also why have the weight in the front instead of the back?
01-12-13, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 100,726
Posted By Farmer Dave

Hey, know take it easy on us Oregonians ;)

Hey, know take it easy on us Oregonians ;)
01-12-13, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,759
Views: 100,726
Posted By Farmer Dave

The ironic part is lance probably got his cancer...

The ironic part is lance probably got his cancer from the dugs he was taking jaja. I seriously recommend you all read Tyler Hamilton's Book The Secret Race. In that era everybody at the top level was...
07-26-12, 12:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By Farmer Dave

I have never ridden drunk. But many times after...

I have never ridden drunk. But many times after partaking in some herb. It's fun, but the bike ride is a lot harder.
Replies: 31
Views: 3,480
Posted By Farmer Dave

Well I'm sure she has a weight advantage on the...

Well I'm sure she has a weight advantage on the hills.
07-14-12, 01:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By Farmer Dave

I thought about doing this but I didn't think i...

I thought about doing this but I didn't think i would be able to play worth a damn. But it sounds like it works for you. I will have to try this.
Inb4oldpeoplewon'tunderstandwhatyouaretalkingabout
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-12, 12:26 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,991
Posted By Farmer Dave

Sir, yes Sir!!!

Sir, yes Sir!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-12, 11:46 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,991
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1 Yes Mr Obi-Wan Kenobi... Seriously that is...

+1
Yes Mr Obi-Wan Kenobi... Seriously that is exactly the type of advice I wanna know going into my first race! No sarcasm even though it appears that way, in text, over the internet.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-12, 01:16 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 31,408
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1

+1
06-17-12, 10:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,512
Posted By Farmer Dave

It will be interesting to see how Cav will fare...

It will be interesting to see how Cav will fare this tour. Without that lead out from HTC i'm too sure he will do as well this time. Btw, I thin that Tyler Farrar was his biggest competition. Is he...
Forum: Foo
06-14-12, 03:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,864
Posted By Farmer Dave

So. Much. Win.

So. Much. Win.
06-14-12, 01:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,488
Posted By Farmer Dave

I self medicate if you know what I mean... It's...

I self medicate if you know what I mean... It's not for everyone, but it works for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-12, 01:45 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,164
Posted By Farmer Dave

More like a WAAAAAMBULANCE!!! :D

More like a WAAAAAMBULANCE!!! :D
06-11-12, 11:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,200
Posted By Farmer Dave

I have never ridden a bicycle while being...

I have never ridden a bicycle while being intoxicated by alchohol. But often times, after i get off work with my buddy from the local pizza shop, have indulged in some herb, and then promptly ride...
Forum: Touring
06-01-12, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 585
Posted By Farmer Dave

Wow guys thank you so much for the advice! Hey I...

Wow guys thank you so much for the advice! Hey I have a question, when on tour, do you guys often have mechanical issues with your bikes? Do spokes often "break" due to a loaded bike? To the poster...
Forum: Touring
05-31-12, 01:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 585
Posted By Farmer Dave

New to touring, with ambitious plans

Hey all, so I'm 19 years old and ham finishing up the first year of my two year general ed for college. I have been studying spanish for four years and have a strong grasp of the language. I love...
Forum: Commuting
05-31-12, 12:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,355
Posted By Farmer Dave

I work 5-11 P.M. Lights and a reflective vest are...

I work 5-11 P.M. Lights and a reflective vest are my best friends.
05-29-12, 01:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,994
Posted By Farmer Dave

This.

This.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-12, 01:21 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,025
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1 Word.

+1 Word.
05-25-12, 10:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,873
Posted By Farmer Dave

I'm 6 foot and weigh 123 lbs. I lift weights as...

I'm 6 foot and weigh 123 lbs. I lift weights as well but my max for bench is 110. The fact that you are benching 30lbs over your body weight is exceptional! Really, good job and keep it up. I know...
Forum: Touring
05-22-12, 09:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,377
Posted By Farmer Dave

Bro you're touring. Don't ya wanna get off the...

Bro you're touring. Don't ya wanna get off the bike and check stuff out? Screw those carbon ultra stiff, ultra light, ultra uncomfortable,and ultra unnecessary road shoes. Where comfortable shoes,...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-12, 01:34 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 10,134
Posted By Farmer Dave

Being fast definitely helps stave off the...

Being fast definitely helps stave off the ridicule after the group drops you on the typical club ride.
Forum: Commuting
05-09-12, 02:13 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,419
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1. Though I live in Southern Oregon, cold rainy...

+1. Though I live in Southern Oregon, cold rainy winters, sweltering dry summers. God, I love Oregon. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-12, 08:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,284
Posted By Farmer Dave

Where did you get those glasses bro? I want them.

Where did you get those glasses bro? I want them.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-12, 08:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,292
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1 Quoted for truth.

+1 Quoted for truth.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-12, 11:25 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 11,508
Posted By Farmer Dave

+1 ​Ziiiing!

+1 ​Ziiiing!
Forum: Commuting
04-27-12, 07:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By Farmer Dave

I work at a local small town pizza parlor. I...

I work at a local small town pizza parlor. I commute by bike and it is wonderful.
Forum: Commuting
04-25-12, 10:22 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,733
Posted By Farmer Dave

I don't get it. Cyclists are always fighting for...

I don't get it. Cyclists are always fighting for bicycle rights, and to be acknowledged as a car's equal. Yet they burn through red lights (in this case) and often ride 3-4 abreast on the road.
Forum: Foo
04-22-12, 02:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 341
Posted By Farmer Dave

Yeah but with pandora the songs are random....

Yeah but with pandora the songs are random. Spotify is basically your own itunes that is free. All you need is internet connection and deal with the occasional add.
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