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02-26-08, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By RiotBoi

I've got it, love it. Now I'm just wainting for...

I've got it, love it. Now I'm just wainting for my tax refund so i can buy a mig welder :)
02-07-08, 06:11 PM
Replies: 701
Views: 122,861
Posted By RiotBoi

34 degrees with light breeze neoprene covers,...

34 degrees with light breeze
neoprene covers, thin socks, medium socks
long underwear, long tights
2x long underwear, windjacket
beanie.

Couldn't find my balaclava, my ears were quite cold.
Forum: Touring
01-09-08, 03:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,759
Posted By RiotBoi

www.harmonyhousefoods.com bulk dehydrated...

www.harmonyhousefoods.com

bulk dehydrated beans. Cook REAL fast. very tasty. reasonably priced when you consider the savings of time and fuel and whatnot. the veggies are bangin too
Forum: Touring
11-26-07, 07:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By RiotBoi

+1000 on the stretch of 17 from gardens corner to...

+1000 on the stretch of 17 from gardens corner to charleston. NOT KIDDING, YOU WILL DIE. I believe the adventure cycling maps head up through walterboro and then there is a "sidetrip" to charleston....
Forum: Touring
10-15-07, 09:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,304
Posted By RiotBoi

make/buy an underquilt. best option.

make/buy an underquilt. best option.
Forum: Recumbent
09-06-07, 04:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,534
Posted By RiotBoi

+1 on the chainring drawer. Looks like a new...

+1 on the chainring drawer. Looks like a new project :)
Forum: Touring
09-06-07, 05:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,341
Posted By RiotBoi

Don't forget the patented Franzia...

Don't forget the patented Franzia refreshment/pillow :)
Forum: Touring
09-04-07, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,660
Posted By RiotBoi

I would asume that Renata mailed her bike ahead...

I would asume that Renata mailed her bike ahead of the kayak, I don't see couplers and in salt water you're not going to strap the bike to the deck.
Forum: Touring
09-03-07, 05:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,660
Posted By RiotBoi

I've been schemeing on this one too. thinking of...

I've been schemeing on this one too. thinking of building a kayak that will fit a folding bike. Haven't seen one on the market with a big enough compartment.
Forum: Touring
03-04-07, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 619
Posted By RiotBoi

Hug the coast around the island and you will be...

Hug the coast around the island and you will be fine. DO NOT ride the pali highway unless you are brave and know what you are doing. The downhill will take you to speeds much faster then most people...
Forum: Touring
02-25-07, 07:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 564
Posted By RiotBoi

My solution to cold weather is simply, avoid it...

My solution to cold weather is simply, avoid it :)

Card goggles.
01-18-07, 09:19 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 35,684
Posted By RiotBoi

If you think it's a bunch of lies then shut up...

If you think it's a bunch of lies then shut up and go to a different thread? Seeing as you don't want to waste your time.
Forum: Africa
01-18-07, 09:19 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 34,279
Posted By RiotBoi

If you think it's a bunch of lies then shut up...

If you think it's a bunch of lies then shut up and go to a different thread? Seeing as you don't want to waste your time.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-07, 11:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By RiotBoi

Fork size on CAD3

Anyone? I'm trying to get a new fork with rack mounts and cannot find the measurements for my fork anywhere. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Touring
01-16-07, 11:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By RiotBoi

OK, asking for a bit more help on this one. I...

OK, asking for a bit more help on this one. I have been looking for DAYS to figure out what size i need to get the fork and can't find the fork specs for my bike for the life of me. I suppose I could...
Forum: Touring
01-08-07, 06:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By RiotBoi

That it does. Spicers got a lot of goodies on...

That it does. Spicers got a lot of goodies on sale that I like right now.... Guess I need to get a job :)
Forum: Touring
01-08-07, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By RiotBoi

http://www.spicercycles.com/index.cgi?cat=2&sub_ca...

http://www.spicercycles.com/index.cgi?cat=2&sub_cat=Forks&prod_id=215&cat_desc=Road

That the fork you were talkin' about?
Forum: Touring
01-07-07, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By RiotBoi

I have racks and panniers already. Having ridden...

I have racks and panniers already. Having ridden an xtracycle bike working as a messenger, never again. I like th harsh ride, keeps me on my toes.

Cyco, +1
Forum: Touring
01-07-07, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By RiotBoi

Conversion Qs

I have a Cannondale Cad 3(among others :) ) and I would like to convert it over to a light tourer. I was thinking of either going the way of the handlebar bag/ saddlebag combo, or trying to get a new...
Forum: Touring
01-07-07, 10:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,544
Posted By RiotBoi

If I had a carbon bike, you couldn't pay me to...

If I had a carbon bike, you couldn't pay me to hook a trailer to it.
01-06-07, 03:31 PM
Replies: 509
Views: 35,684
Posted By RiotBoi

post count +1

post count +1
Forum: Africa
01-06-07, 03:31 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 34,279
Posted By RiotBoi

post count +1

post count +1
Forum: Touring
01-05-07, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 418
Posted By RiotBoi

figures I just bought some that don't have the...

figures I just bought some that don't have the pocket.
Forum: Touring
01-05-07, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,978
Posted By RiotBoi

OT: those plates are f-in cool.

OT: those plates are f-in cool.
Forum: Touring
01-05-07, 10:36 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,361
Posted By RiotBoi

If you look on the last page of the tips and...

If you look on the last page of the tips and tricks thread I've linked to a book that is ALL about the cheap and varied cook for backpacking, which is even easier on a bike cuz you can carry more....
01-02-07, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7,742
Views: 407,494
Posted By RiotBoi

http://charleston.craigslist.org/bik/236919390.htm...

http://charleston.craigslist.org/bik/236919390.html


Nice little double set.
Forum: Touring
01-02-07, 08:20 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,523
Posted By RiotBoi

I was waiting for someone to do that (myself...

I was waiting for someone to do that (myself being a procrastinating slob)
Forum: Touring
01-02-07, 06:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,048
Posted By RiotBoi

Peter: different books, you should check out...

Peter: different books, you should check out Paddle to the Amazon though. Winnipeg canada to the mouth of the amazon in a 21 foot canoe.
Forum: Touring
01-01-07, 05:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,048
Posted By RiotBoi

Wow, I'm pro gun, but you're wack. Having a gun...

Wow, I'm pro gun, but you're wack. Having a gun doesn't ensure anything unless you know how to use it. and, where the hell are you going to keep it that it would be useful? I think park rangers frown...
Forum: Touring
01-01-07, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By RiotBoi

It's inches.

It's inches.
Forum: Touring
01-01-07, 10:39 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,048
Posted By RiotBoi

Peterpan1: Are you referring to Paddle to the...

Peterpan1: Are you referring to Paddle to the Amazon, father-son thing. If so, he never pulled the gun out, and they lost it in a capsize(i think) off the coast of mexico.
Forum: Touring
12-30-06, 11:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By RiotBoi

that's what i needed to know. +1

that's what i needed to know. +1
Forum: Touring
12-30-06, 02:22 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 361,025
Posted By RiotBoi

Store spices in large "icee" straws by cutting 2...

Store spices in large "icee" straws by cutting 2 1/2" pieces off. "crunch" one end then fold down. Slip 1/2" piece over the fold to secure. Fill with desired spice and repeat to seal.
12-30-06, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 676
Posted By RiotBoi

In re: 1 meter cutters I used to be blessed...

In re: 1 meter cutters

I used to be blessed with a pair of titanium collapsible bolt cutters, folded down to about 4"x14" or so and setup in seconds. easily concealed, so thats out the window.
Forum: Touring
12-30-06, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By RiotBoi

Nexus Gearing.

One of my friends found a bike and donated it to me for parts. One of these parts is a fully functioning Shimano Nexus-4. I used the calculator on harris cyclery and got these ratios using a...
Forum: Touring
12-30-06, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By RiotBoi

Fabric suppliers

Anybody have reccomendations for suppliers of primaloft, ripstop nylon, etc for making a sleeping bag, hats, etc?
Forum: Touring
12-30-06, 10:30 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 361,025
Posted By RiotBoi

http://www.amazon.com/Well-Fed-Backpacker-June-Fle...

http://www.amazon.com/Well-Fed-Backpacker-June-Fleming/dp/0394738047/sr=8-1/qid=1167496169/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/104-2091965-8549507?ie=UTF8&s=books


Read and heed.
12-30-06, 09:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,371
Posted By RiotBoi

that's awesome.

that's awesome.
Forum: Touring
12-27-06, 08:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,384
Posted By RiotBoi

speaking of cost, my Ortleib backroller classics...

speaking of cost, my Ortleib backroller classics came in the mial a few days ago that I paid $60 for(shipped new in box) cuz they are scuffed. :)
Forum: Touring
12-27-06, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By RiotBoi

Shells

I'm used to tropical rain so I've never bothered with wearing a shell but I'm going to be heading into the mountains soon and I figure I should prolly get one. Some reccs. on a reasonably priced one...
12-18-06, 04:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By RiotBoi

I've already talked with those guys. One of my...

I've already talked with those guys. One of my other problems is not having access to bike welders. My welder is a sculpture student and while I'm sure his welds will be strong, I don't want him...
12-17-06, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By RiotBoi

Tallbike ideas/problems?

Hey guys, I'm planning to build up a tallbike for touring and I've run into a problem. I intend to use a tandem frame for the bottom and mount the top frame(standard road) in the middle of it. Thise...
12-06-06, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,388
Posted By RiotBoi

Wow, all you guys either got hit or hit...

Wow, all you guys either got hit or hit something, I was just hauling ass and took a speed hump wrong and lost my bars. I kinda want more injury details from you others

My list for that wreck was:...
Forum: Touring
12-06-06, 08:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,605
Posted By RiotBoi

In re: Raw Diet Danger As long as you...

In re: Raw Diet Danger


As long as you don't make an abrupt(sp?) change it should be fine. Sometimes the human metabolism doesn't like drastic changes to the diet and can go haywire. Ease into it...
12-05-06, 08:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,388
Posted By RiotBoi

I got my ribs pretty good back when i was working...

I got my ribs pretty good back when i was working as a messenger and only tok 2 days off, but it sounds like yours are worse off then mine were. With ribs it seems that as long as you are comfortable...
08-19-06, 03:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 984
Posted By RiotBoi

The only thing I don't like is when I change job...

The only thing I don't like is when I change job sites (framing/trim work) and I have to throw my handtools in my bag with my workboots. I have a BIG chrome and it all barely fits and weighs 42 lbs....
08-19-06, 03:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 469
Posted By RiotBoi

No love for the guys smoking while riding?

No love for the guys smoking while riding?
08-19-06, 02:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,533
Posted By RiotBoi

Where have you been shopping? I've NEVER paid...

Where have you been shopping? I've NEVER paid more for soy then regular. Normally I pay 1.09 for a quart of the non refridgerated fortified kind versus 1.99 for a quart of whole milk.

+1 on...
Forum: Touring
08-17-06, 07:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,149
Posted By RiotBoi

Tarps don't double as sleeping bags though.

Tarps don't double as sleeping bags though.
Forum: Touring
08-17-06, 07:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,149
Posted By RiotBoi

you can make a similar (and far lighter) bivy...

you can make a similar (and far lighter) bivy sack by ducttaping two space blankets together... on one side only tape 3/4 of the way up though or its a REAL pain to get in/out. Add a lightweight...
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