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04-16-21, 12:19 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,533
Posted By downhillmaster

Great info, but didn’t you know that Koyote...

Great info, but didn’t you know that Koyote already back-pedaled mightily on that statement.
Truly one of the most shameless fabrications I have ever seen on these pages. And that is saying a lot...
04-15-21, 01:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 330
Posted By downhillmaster

Whenever I venture further from home I simply...

Whenever I venture further from home I simply carry a second identical bicycle on my back in case the one I am riding breaks down.
Hope this helps :thumb:
04-15-21, 12:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 490
Posted By downhillmaster

All Canyon mountain bikes have been linked to an...

All Canyon mountain bikes have been linked to an increase in blood clotting in the lower extremities.
It is a well documented issue and the main reason they have been selling their bikes at a lower...
04-14-21, 02:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 563
Posted By downhillmaster

Have never had a bike fit but I only average...

Have never had a bike fit but I only average 20-30 miles per ride a few times a week. Along with an occasional 50 mile charity ride pre pandemic.
At that mileage I can ride damn near any close-size...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 02:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 703
Posted By downhillmaster

The best posts always start with an obvious lack...

The best posts always start with an obvious lack of any research combined with lack of using the search function.
And ofc end up with hurt feelings because what else are forums for?
04-14-21, 02:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 758
Posted By downhillmaster

Nice to see that you are still on your ‘cyclists...

Nice to see that you are still on your ‘cyclists are wrong at all cost crusade’
:rolleyes:
04-14-21, 02:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,642
Posted By downhillmaster

Who knew there were so many weak-minded adults...

Who knew there were so many weak-minded adults that needed to be told how and what to eat?
04-13-21, 06:59 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,130
Posted By downhillmaster

A few tried to draft me but they couldn’t hang on...

A few tried to draft me but they couldn’t hang on when I dialed it up to 400W ofc.
04-13-21, 06:26 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,130
Posted By downhillmaster

A couple of years ago I was finishing up an...

A couple of years ago I was finishing up an unsupported triple century on my Brompton and took a wrong turn heading up the Alps.
After a few minutes I started passing Ducatis and Aprilias and that...
04-12-21, 04:47 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,130
Posted By downhillmaster

Cool stories bro

Cool stories bro
04-12-21, 10:08 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,533
Posted By downhillmaster

Too funny.

Too funny.
04-12-21, 09:17 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,533
Posted By downhillmaster

You really just don’t do any research before you...

You really just don’t do any research before you post, do you?
Right off the top of my head I can name two.
Anthony Foxx a few years ago attended the Bike Summit, and prior to him Ray Lahood...
04-12-21, 05:15 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,533
Posted By downhillmaster

FYI His comments at the bike summit were just...

FYI
His comments at the bike summit were just as hollow as his fake bike commute.
Good stuff :rolleyes:
04-12-21, 04:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 732
Posted By downhillmaster

My suggestion is that you learn how to pedal.

My suggestion is that you learn how to pedal.
04-11-21, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By downhillmaster

You named your bike and celebrate its birthdays. ...

You named your bike and celebrate its birthdays.
So cute.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 11:56 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 6,122
Posted By downhillmaster

You got moderated by a moderator simply doing his...

You got moderated by a moderator simply doing his job.
If you are or were ever serious about your posts/sentiments you should just accept it as a normal occurrence on an Internet forum and move on...
04-11-21, 08:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,387
Posted By downhillmaster

No it isn’t. That wasn’t my point. My point...

No it isn’t.
That wasn’t my point.
My point was that in general, things made in China have had a bad reputation for years and it’s not necessarily political as other people have suggested in this...
04-11-21, 01:37 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,387
Posted By downhillmaster

Seriously? The phrase ‘made in China’ has been...

Seriously?
The phrase ‘made in China’ has been a running joke for 30 years and it is because of the overall poor quality of products that they produce. Not politics.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 12:26 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 6,122
Posted By downhillmaster

You left out the most important part. What...

You left out the most important part.
What does the bat weigh?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 12:20 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 6,122
Posted By downhillmaster

Finally! A refreshing new member with real life...

Finally!
A refreshing new member with real life experience who is engaging in reasonable, data-backed discussion.
I am literally giddy in anticipation of him hitting enough posts to show pics.
04-09-21, 09:09 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

What does Florida have to do with anything? ...

What does Florida have to do with anything?
:cry:
04-09-21, 02:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,559
Posted By downhillmaster

I guess I am fortunate that I have functioning...

I guess I am fortunate that I have functioning frontal lobes that enable me to simply ignore strangers attempting to wave me into dangerous situations :rolleyes:
04-09-21, 02:38 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,279
Posted By downhillmaster

Bar end mirror FTW

Bar end mirror FTW
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 02:34 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 6,122
Posted By downhillmaster

There is nothing to correct as you are right on...

There is nothing to correct as you are right on almost all points.
Stay away from carbon at all costs and you will have a long and happy cycling life and BF career.
Check out all of the online...
04-09-21, 02:21 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

Why am I not surprised that you were unable to...

Why am I not surprised that you were unable to keep up with the thread?
rsbob made a ridiculous comment regarding governors and mask mandates.
I’m sure you are still a bit foggy as to why I then...
04-08-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

Your lack of data is not surprising. Would you...

Your lack of data is not surprising.
Would you prefer we both post the numbers?
It won’t go well for you.
04-08-21, 05:09 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

Too bad the facts don’t line up with your obvious...

Too bad the facts don’t line up with your obvious politics.
Florida has been doing a very good job handling the pandemic.
04-07-21, 07:59 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,533
Posted By downhillmaster

No matter how you slice it, his so-called bike...

No matter how you slice it, his so-called bike ride was a complete publicity stunt.
Let’s call a spade a spade.
04-07-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,179
Posted By downhillmaster

If you can’t ride a two wheeled bicycle without...

If you can’t ride a two wheeled bicycle without worrying about wobbling or falling over you have larger issues :rolleyes:
04-07-21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

bestow idiotic names onto their offspring? ...

bestow idiotic names onto their offspring?
Weird stuff bro :rolleyes:
04-07-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,156
Posted By downhillmaster

Cool stories bro. Especially liked the added...

Cool stories bro.
Especially liked the added part about wife not taking lead and solving your supposed issue due to the stiff headwind. While not pushing, not racing, and just enjoying each others...
04-05-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,296
Posted By downhillmaster

Just when I thought there couldn’t be any more...

Just when I thought there couldn’t be any more senseless topics about supposed issues that even a child could figure out; I am once again proven wrong :rolleyes:
04-05-21, 07:08 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 2,340
Posted By downhillmaster

Yucky advertisements? It’s only a matter of...

Yucky advertisements?
It’s only a matter of time before you post about matching socks and hand washing your bibs :rolleyes:
04-05-21, 09:10 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 4,822
Posted By downhillmaster

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/20ab69be_180f_4925_9673_b438bbf8f324_e5fd8c0c81a61223efb5bb2f54caaec88ca6c826.jpeg
04-05-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 911
Posted By downhillmaster

Two months ago the head of the CDC, Dr Rochelle...

Two months ago the head of the CDC, Dr Rochelle Walensky, clearly stated that the data showed that schools can re-open and that teachers can return to school without a vaccination.
She said this...
04-05-21, 06:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 911
Posted By downhillmaster

Couldn’t tell you exactly how. But I...

Couldn’t tell you exactly how.
But I definitely feel much stronger and healthier since I contracted and kicked COVID.
Considering the fact that the CDC has contradicted everything they have said...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-21, 05:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,088
Posted By downhillmaster

My thoughts are that you probably shouldn’t use...

My thoughts are that you probably shouldn’t use sand to wax a chain :innocent:
04-05-21, 05:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 911
Posted By downhillmaster

I got COVID three months ago. Minimal symptoms...

I got COVID three months ago. Minimal symptoms with full recovery.
I believe that because of it I am overall now much stronger and healthier than I have been in years.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-21, 05:37 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,191
Posted By downhillmaster

The only thing that is fairly obvious is your...

The only thing that is fairly obvious is your double talk.
You denounced an effective new technology mostly because of its cost yet later on you laud hydraulic brakes and DIY.
Yeah... they...
04-04-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,179
Posted By downhillmaster

Well said. I love riding but if my feet/ankles...

Well said.
I love riding but if my feet/ankles were able to handle it I would definitely choose running as my main activity these days to stay in shape.
I ran track and XC throughout high school...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-04-21, 07:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By downhillmaster

I have used toe clips for years and love them....

I have used toe clips for years and love them. You get almost all of the same benefits of clipless while being able to wear almost any type of footwear you prefer.
No fiddling with fit and they...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-04-21, 07:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By downhillmaster

:popcorn

:popcorn
Forum: Road Cycling
04-04-21, 07:13 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,191
Posted By downhillmaster

Not being careful while riding down the street...

Not being careful while riding down the street one block from your home is a safety issue.
What’s your point again?
:rolleyes:
04-02-21, 07:11 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 6,441
Posted By downhillmaster

So bicycles(or anything else for that...

So bicycles(or anything else for that matter)should not rise in cost because a segment of buyers chooses to do no research before buying?
:rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes:
04-02-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 5,771
Posted By downhillmaster

It’s safe to assume that you first revolutionized...

It’s safe to assume that you first revolutionized the other industry you referenced being a part of, and have brought french fries to the masses at half the previous cost?
04-02-21, 12:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,548
Posted By downhillmaster

Before doing that, you should post on the...

Before doing that, you should post on the runner’s forums as to which sneakers are best for hills.
I hear that carbon fiber laces are now all the rage :thumb:
04-01-21, 01:35 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 6,441
Posted By downhillmaster

I believe year over year sales are very strong so...

I believe year over year sales are very strong so it makes no difference.
Btw, cost of entry is quite often not calculated by new bike prices as a large proportion of new riders get a hand me down...
04-01-21, 01:30 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 6,441
Posted By downhillmaster

Not really though as the dude in the other thread...

Not really though as the dude in the other thread is simply a verbose SJW
04-01-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 6,441
Posted By downhillmaster

Pretty silly rant considering that bikes are in...

Pretty silly rant considering that bikes are in demand and sales are booming.
Regardless the reason for the boom.
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