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Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Yep. I even take a plastic one on bike tours....

Yep. I even take a plastic one on bike tours. Itís a combination French press and mug.
02-27-21, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By indyfabz

Correct. The Safari was discontinued after 2016.

Correct. The Safari was discontinued after 2016.
02-26-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 399
Posted By indyfabz

Any thoughts on the new SPAM Der eTarp group?...

Any thoughts on the new SPAM Der eTarp group? Thinking of building up a Skrow-S frame.
02-26-21, 02:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

Wireless needs two batteries. One in the unit and...

Wireless needs two batteries. One in the unit and one in the transmitter, so a wireless will use more batteries for that reason alone.
02-26-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 399
Posted By indyfabz

It's quite possible they are hoping to avoid...

It's quite possible they are hoping to avoid trademark infringement. I am not well versed in TM law to opine on whether what they are doing is kosher, but I have a feeling it's not, especially since...
02-26-21, 02:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 399
Posted By indyfabz

:roflmao2:COMBASS

:roflmao2:COMBASS
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Thou shat not dis the Milkmen. R.I.P. Dave Blood....

Thou shat not dis the Milkmen. R.I.P. Dave Blood. And the song is meant to mock a certain demographic.

I saw them at frat (DU) across the street from my college house on 39th & Spruce before they...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 12:55 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

My inferior rear wheel had to be replaced during...

My inferior rear wheel had to be replaced during my 1999 cross country trip. We were in Bowling Green, OH, where we had a day off. A LBS replaced it with a rear wheel from a tandem. 48H. Our leader...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

It's funny. I grew up at 48th Street, about a...

It's funny. I grew up at 48th Street, about a mile away from the west edge of campus. Went away for high school. Came home for college, although I did live on campus 3 or my 4 years. One year I lived...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rF8ZI_FDPOw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rF8ZI_FDPOw
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 09:13 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Itís never too late. ...

Itís never too late.


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Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Sing a song. Play guitar. Make it snappy.

Sing a song. Play guitar. Make it snappy.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Ouch. I went to U. Penn. One letter can make all...

Ouch. I went to U. Penn. One letter can make all the difference.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

You quit school?

You quit school?
02-25-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 925
Posted By indyfabz

I prefer two-bolt saddle posts.

I prefer two-bolt saddle posts.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-21, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Itís my understanding that variations of that...

Itís my understanding that variations of that dream are relatively common. Mine is that Iím signed up for a course Iíve never attended. I havenít even bought the text book(s). The final exam is in a...
02-25-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

Wow. Had never heard of that. I purchased mine in...

Wow. Had never heard of that. I purchased mine in '86 or '87. Had two buttons side by side under the display. It was probably 2.5" by 2.5".
Forum: Foo
02-25-21, 09:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,003
Posted By indyfabz

Boarded up windows in Indiana. ...

Boarded up windows in Indiana.


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02-24-21, 09:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 816
Posted By indyfabz

Wish I could right now. Once spent 7 weeks...

Wish I could right now. Once spent 7 weeks touring in Andalucia and have ridden in Italy two other times. In 2012 I was on a day ride in New Jersey. All bets are off when you do that. :D
02-24-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 816
Posted By indyfabz

But it can make things easier. In 2012 I crashed...

But it can make things easier. In 2012 I crashed and had to be transported to a hospital out of state. I didnít have my insurance card so I got billed directly. Turned out that the hospitalís...
Forum: Touring
02-24-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 364
Posted By indyfabz

Which museum would that be?

Which museum would that be?
Forum: Touring
02-24-21, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By indyfabz

You win Touring this month.

You win Touring this month.
02-24-21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

Yep. Iíve had the same CatEye wireless (makes it...

Yep. Iíve had the same CatEye wireless (makes it easier to box and ship) on my touring/commuter for years. Iíve changed the transmitter and unit batteries once or twice. Iíve done fully loaded...
02-24-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

But you didnít note that your suggestion doesnít...

But you didnít note that your suggestion doesnít satisfy the OPís preference for something without a wheel sensor, so it was not clear what you were suggesting.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Don't think it was. We were staying in town...

Don't think it was. We were staying in town during an organized tour got a shuttle out to his parents' (Ludwig and Christina) homestead. They were among many "Germans from Russia" who came to the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 01:51 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

"You'll never get Matt and Mr. Fabulous out of...

"You'll never get Matt and Mr. Fabulous out of them high-payin' gigs."--Willie "Two Bit" Hall.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/48/ea/1b/48ea1b48b1...

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/48/ea/1b/48ea1b48b1f47d28aae651b950c8585d.jpg

I visited his childhood home during a bike tour. Got a tour from a niece and saw the very bed he was born in.
02-24-21, 01:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By indyfabz

I can just imagine the threads that would start...

I can just imagine the threads that would start in the A&S forum. :innocent:
02-24-21, 01:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By indyfabz

https://roadbike.io/wp-content/uploads/GMC-Denali-...

https://roadbike.io/wp-content/uploads/GMC-Denali-Road-Bike-Review-1.jpg
02-24-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By indyfabz

Garage?

Garage?
02-24-21, 12:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By indyfabz

GMC Denali.

GMC Denali.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

He was known for his MTBs. Two-time best in show...

He was known for his MTBs. Two-time best in show at NAHBS back in the 2000s. He stopped going once he and his wife had a kid.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Which one? FC?

Which one? FC?
02-24-21, 12:16 PM
02-24-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

Mapping & GPS? You worried about getting lost on...

Mapping & GPS? You worried about getting lost on a rail-trail? :D The simple computer pictured above will be sufficient (assuming you calibrate it correctly) and won't need charging or a new battery...
02-24-21, 09:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 816
Posted By indyfabz

See post #8 above. Also, a first responder...

See post #8 above.

Also, a first responder may not think (or have time) to look in something like a seat post bag, and that will likely not be making the ride to the hospital with you. Back on...
02-24-21, 09:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 781
Posted By indyfabz

Have you ridden the Mickelson Trail before?...

Have you ridden the Mickelson Trail before? Unless things have changed since I rode it in '15, other than for photos, you won't need your phone in a good number of places. It's a great ride, but be...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Probably. Her IF has 700c. The builder was/is an...

Probably. Her IF has 700c. The builder was/is an IF dealer and came up with the geometry for that frame way BITD, but he was limited by what IF would build.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Probably geometry-driven due to her size. She's...

Probably geometry-driven due to her size. She's only 5' tall.

The builder is at a point where he needs a decision on cable routing. He's recommending SRAM eTap AXS, which allows for 1x or 2x.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

My exís Engin is taking shape, but a curved seat...

My exís Engin is taking shape, but a curved seat tube?

...
02-24-21, 08:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 816
Posted By indyfabz

Carry at least one $1 bill to use as a tire boot....

Carry at least one $1 bill to use as a tire boot. And allow me to suggest carrying the bag in a jersey pocket rather than on your bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-21, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

And Billie Jean is not my lover, and the kid is...

And Billie Jean is not my lover, and the kid is not my son.
Forum: Foo
02-23-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By indyfabz

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_lynx

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_lynx
Forum: Touring
02-23-21, 08:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 778
Posted By indyfabz

The above illustrates my pet peeve about threads...

The above illustrates my pet peeve about threads asking for ďthe best.Ē Some prefer compartments. If you do, Ortliebís will not be the best for you. (Note that the Packer series does have some...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Great horned owl.

Great horned owl.
Forum: Touring
02-23-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 778
Posted By indyfabz

Ortlieb Packer series are the best for me. ...

Ortlieb Packer series are the best for me.

Are you going to ride across the country?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Two more of their residents. ...

Two more of their residents.


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Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Is this a great shot or what? I didnít take it....

Is this a great shot or what? I didnít take it. It was taken at the Audubon place in Audubon, PA, a bit outside of Philly. His names in Oden. Heís one of several owls that cannot be released. Wonder...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 113,901
Posted By indyfabz

Did you buy a knockoff cartridge? When work got...

Did you buy a knockoff cartridge? When work got me an HP printer for home I ran out of black ink. My admin ordered me a new cartridge. It was an HP knockoff and would not work. She then ordered me an...
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