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08-17-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By Korina

And that's why cagers hate cyclists. ::facepalm::

And that's why cagers hate cyclists. ::facepalm::
Forum: Commuting
08-17-19, 03:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 781
Posted By Korina

Awful, not funny joke: Q: What's the...

Awful, not funny joke:

Q: What's the difference between a bike path and a bike lane?

A: One's for walking your dog, the other's for parking your car.
Forum: Commuting
08-16-19, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By Korina

That's gonna be one sweet ride when you're done....

That's gonna be one sweet ride when you're done. Be prepared to sink some $$ into it, but it'll still be a better bike than what you can get new for that price. Subscribed.
08-16-19, 08:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,474
Posted By Korina

FYI, and 'cause I like to show off, here's a much...

FYI, and 'cause I like to show off, here's a much better pic.

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/zoe_4_723d7480de16a5cbb869ea40cbff430f2947e8ba.jpg
08-16-19, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Korina

Those riders are why drivers generally try to...

Those riders are why drivers generally try to give me 8' when passing. {sigh} OP, I'm glad you're mostly okay.
08-16-19, 06:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,372
Posted By Korina

Sweet. If I was a foot taller...

Sweet. If I was a foot taller...
08-16-19, 12:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,372
Posted By Korina

You'd have to talk to a wrench about that. For...

You'd have to talk to a wrench about that. For myself, I prefer comfort and style over speed. Also, I'm in no hurry to get to work. ;)
...
08-16-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

Now I know, thanks! Shame it's too late to...

Now I know, thanks!

Shame it's too late to edit the thread title. :)
08-14-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

As I explained above, I didn't want to offend the...

As I explained above, I didn't want to offend the censor by saying bada**.
08-14-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By Korina

Whoops, sorry LesG, got confused; thought...

Whoops, sorry LesG, got confused; thought Berthoud was a Rivet model.

Have you contacted the mfr.? :)
08-14-19, 11:13 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,372
Posted By Korina

Throwing in my vote for vintage steel mountain...

Throwing in my vote for vintage steel mountain bikes; with the same geometry as today's adventure bikes, they're very versatile and quite inexpensive. Also, they'll take actual wide tires. :D
08-14-19, 10:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

Fair enough. When you have a baby, you can take a...

Fair enough. When you have a baby, you can take a car. :)
08-14-19, 10:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

MattTheHat, thanks for pointing this out; I keep...

MattTheHat, thanks for pointing this out; I keep forgetting to check dates. Hopefully the 1-year-old doesn't have a saddle-shaped dent in his/her head. :)
08-14-19, 10:06 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

She is an adult, and I'm sure if she felt there...

She is an adult, and I'm sure if she felt there was any risk she would have taken a car.
08-14-19, 10:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,451
Posted By Korina

Or you could ride your classic steel mtb and sail...

Or you could ride your classic steel mtb and sail over hills. :D
08-14-19, 09:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By Korina

LesG, have you contacted Rivet? I'm certain this...

LesG, have you contacted Rivet? I'm certain this is something they would want to know.
08-14-19, 09:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

True. I really wanted to title it "This. THIS is...

True. I really wanted to title it "This. THIS is bad gluteus maximus" but we have a very expensive censor. :)
08-14-19, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

Bcd? I should know this, but I'm drawing a blank....

Bcd? I should know this, but I'm drawing a blank.

Here's a fascinating discussion (https://bikedynamics.co.uk/FitGuidecranks.htm#1) about crank lengths.

Edit: bolt circle diameter? I know it's...
08-13-19, 07:58 PM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

I love mtb gearing, as Humboldt Bay is a thin...

I love mtb gearing, as Humboldt Bay is a thin strip of flat surrounded by crazy steep hills. Not sure about the stx; the big ring has a broken tooth, so probably it'll go to the bike library.
Forum: Commuting
08-13-19, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 111,480
Posted By Korina

This morning's find was a pacific tree frog. On...

This morning's find was a pacific tree frog. On its back and not moving (and minus its lower back leg), so presumably dead. Incompetent cat? The Arcata Marsh is a popular place for idiots to dump...
08-13-19, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

They're 175s, and I'm going to put on this 152...

They're 175s, and I'm going to put on this 152 youth set (https://www.treefortbikes.com/SR-Suntour-XCT-Jr-Crankset-9-speed-44-32-22t)from Suntour; the husbeast just has to sand off the paint. If I...
08-13-19, 02:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,040
Posted By Korina

This. THIS is a cyclist

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/19/world/asia/new-zealand-pregnant-minister-bicycle.html
08-13-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,351
Posted By Korina

Danhedonia, pics? Pretty please?

Danhedonia, pics? Pretty please?
08-13-19, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

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

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/zoe_4_723d7480de16a5cbb869ea40cbff430f2947e8ba.jpg...
08-13-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

Thanks Igotdibs, that's useful. It might be...

Thanks Igotdibs, that's useful. It might be better to go more touring build than mtb with this one. Especially as I have an off-road bike. Speaking of which...
08-13-19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6,554
Views: 1,546,460
Posted By Korina

Pretty, pretty bike. How do you feel about that U...

Pretty, pretty bike. How do you feel about that U brake? I have an '88 Comp frame, and am iffy about whether to build it up or pass it along.
08-12-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,336
Posted By Korina

jade408, Roadrunner Bike Bags makes makes Burrito...

jade408, Roadrunner Bike Bags makes makes Burrito (https://roadrunnerbags.us/products/burrito-handlebar-bag)and Burrito Supreme (https://roadrunnerbags.us/products/burrito-supreme-handle-bar-bag)...
08-11-19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 484
Posted By Korina

If you can find a way to keep the straps folded...

If you can find a way to keep the straps folded to the front, maybe with a short strap with parachute buckles, something to make the back rigid, a couple of J hooks...
08-08-19, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6,517
Views: 1,938,096
Posted By Korina

Gah! I have some! Bike's at home and I don't...

Gah! I have some! Bike's at home and I don't remember the name! They're 2.1 gravel racing tires, I remember that. I'll check when I get home.

ETA: Kenda Small Block 8...
08-08-19, 09:43 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 90,947
Posted By Korina

Very nice bike, and I love the bar wrapping.

Very nice bike, and I love the bar wrapping.
08-07-19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,052
Posted By Korina

Dude, on the supposition that you're for real,...

Dude, on the supposition that you're for real, you gave us no information about the bike. Without at least some pictures we can't tell you anything. Be nice, read and respond to some threads, and...
08-06-19, 11:31 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,727
Posted By Korina

I don't; it was an assumption. I'm sure some...

I don't; it was an assumption. I'm sure some cagers own their gas-guzzling money pits. My husband does. :)
Forum: Commuting
08-06-19, 09:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,357
Posted By Korina

Don't know how tall you are, but this Cannondale...

Don't know how tall you are, but this Cannondale (https://tucson.craigslist.org/bik/d/tucson-vintage-cannondale-m400/6950139498.html) looks great. Still looking.

ETA: Either of these two ...
Forum: Commuting
08-06-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 18,955
Posted By Korina

:lol: :beer: Congratulations for creating an...

:lol: :beer: Congratulations for creating an awesome monster.
Forum: Commuting
08-06-19, 09:28 AM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 111,480
Posted By Korina

I found a snake last week! And at least three...

I found a snake last week! And at least three mice, all on the edge of the trail through the marsh. I think we have an owl with dropsy; or maybe a cat with poor hunting skills. Then again, that snake...
Forum: Commuting
08-05-19, 04:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,221
Posted By Korina

Oooo, too much info; it's a killer.

Oooo, too much info; it's a killer.
08-05-19, 10:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,582
Posted By Korina

mpizzle421, I'd say enjoy the ride; some days go...

mpizzle421, I'd say enjoy the ride; some days go for distance, some days go for effort. Make sure to enjoy the scenery. I wouldn't worry too much about cadence; find what feels comfortable.

As for...
08-05-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 903
Posted By Korina

Okay; I thought it was about delivery 'bots...

Okay; I thought it was about delivery 'bots taking my shopping home instead of me. :)
08-04-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,727
Posted By Korina

Good grief, where do you live?? Seriously, I'm...

Good grief, where do you live?? Seriously, I'm curious. What is that big city you live near?

If someone's dog bites you, call the police. The owner should be legally and financially responsible...
08-04-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,727
Posted By Korina

Definitely contact people. You'll never know if...

Definitely contact people. You'll never know if it'll work until you find out.

As for the harassment; Sweetie, they don't care if cycling is legal or not, you're just a convenient target for their...
Forum: Commuting
08-03-19, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,569
Posted By Korina

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

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/960x720/65872250_884912391845202_3802421391387525120_n_139357ae63ce60830e2aebc8c8960df94ad67738.jpg

Ah. the open trail...
Forum: Commuting
08-03-19, 10:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,221
Posted By Korina

So? Have you picked new tires? Enquiring minds...

So? Have you picked new tires? Enquiring minds want to know.
Forum: Commuting
08-02-19, 04:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,976
Posted By Korina

As others have said, first and foremost is my...

As others have said, first and foremost is my attention. And my mirror, helmet, gloves, good lights, and high viz t-shirts.
08-02-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 6,748
Posted By Korina

No idea what you're talking about. ...

No idea what you're talking about.

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/960x720/pretty_purple_princess_penelope_38ae3aa5381839d1e4f57725966b9a295231addf.jpg

And the new kid....
Forum: Commuting
08-01-19, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 111,480
Posted By Korina

Seriously, I never find anything good. Yesterday...

Seriously, I never find anything good. Yesterday it was a huge piece of plywood directly on the shoulder; it was in ratty shape, so I heaved it over the guard rail; must've been over 40 lbs. I'd have...
08-01-19, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 903
Posted By Korina

What does that have to do with my grocery...

What does that have to do with my grocery shopping/hauling stuff?
08-01-19, 02:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 903
Posted By Korina

You know, a self-driving bike may be dumb, but a...

You know, a self-driving bike may be dumb, but a self-driving bike trailer that follows you around would be awesome.
08-01-19, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,310
Posted By Korina

Oh yeah. On a different rack where I can attach...

Oh yeah. On a different rack where I can attach it properly, it stays up fine as long as the load is balanced.
08-01-19, 10:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,582
Posted By Korina

How hard are you working? If you're not breathing...

How hard are you working? If you're not breathing hard, ur doin it rong. Go up a gear, try intervals, build up the engine.

Also, what are your goals? Go faster? Build muscle? Have fun? Get where...
08-01-19, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 683
Posted By Korina

Don't want to get the mods and the censor mad....

Don't want to get the mods and the censor mad. :thumb:
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