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03-16-21, 10:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,832
Posted By Danhedonia

Shouldn't you all be overeating after a grueling...

Shouldn't you all be overeating after a grueling 20 mile charity ride?
03-15-21, 12:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,832
Posted By Danhedonia

Thanks - truly appreciate it. You're right - I...

Thanks - truly appreciate it. You're right - I should be grateful instead of resentful. I wondered why I felt so salty, and went back and just really didn't like the first email. The rest is me...
03-08-21, 01:37 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,007
Posted By Danhedonia

The only thing I hate more than bastard cyclists...

The only thing I hate more than bastard cyclists are self-obsessed bloggers.
03-08-21, 01:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 595
Posted By Danhedonia

I had a bad L4-L5 experience a few years ago...

I had a bad L4-L5 experience a few years ago (near fatal seizure which cause my back to collapse and etc.).

My wife is a surgical nurse who works with orthopedists. Want to know what my...
03-06-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By Danhedonia

I have a similar impression with my CORE.

I have a similar impression with my CORE.
02-24-21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,495
Posted By Danhedonia

Goal: Try hard YTD: 1,300 miles Vertical:...

Goal: Try hard
YTD: 1,300 miles
Vertical: 102,000 ft.

This year I decided that riding will be the one thing about which I will not compromise. I pray things don't intercede.
02-21-21, 12:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,519
Posted By Danhedonia

Also want to stress that pets and children and...

Also want to stress that pets and children and trainers don't mix well. I hope (pray) no one here is as stupid as some of the folks on ******, but there are some very unhappy posts there about...
02-20-21, 03:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,473
Posted By Danhedonia

Going to reiterate (bcos important) and...

Going to reiterate (bcos important) and emphasize: for me and most I know the purchase and set up of the trainer was the first step of a process that had many more steps than we anticipated.
...
02-16-21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,473
Posted By Danhedonia

I have a KICKR CORE. It's terrific. I also know...

I have a KICKR CORE. It's terrific. I also know people who have Elite Diretos and like them, and Tacx customers also seem satisfied.

Given that Tacx product is marginally easier to find, you...
02-14-21, 10:27 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,831
Posted By Danhedonia

Just didn't work out that way for me with a PX-10.

Just didn't work out that way for me with a PX-10.
02-07-21, 05:20 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,831
Posted By Danhedonia

Older bikes introduce complexity. I'd look at a...

Older bikes introduce complexity. I'd look at a recent aluminum bike.
02-01-21, 10:21 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,344
Posted By Danhedonia

How is this thread this long? ...

How is this thread this long?

JakefromModesto - bad news, you're on the hook for gas for that new car, too. Also: your version of "highbrow" is somewhere between a snake's ankle and shin. Have...
01-22-21, 11:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By Danhedonia

I have some Scattante shoes that are oddly...

I have some Scattante shoes that are oddly terrific.

I, too, would like an Italy Vroom Vroom Gas Mobile.
01-22-21, 11:11 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,567
Posted By Danhedonia

Ancohuma was the sleepless enterprise. Other...

Ancohuma was the sleepless enterprise. Other stuff here and there. Nothing overly impressive.

Had a ****ty seizure 3 years ago, a bunch of other super-unlucky life occurrences. Trying to bike...
01-20-21, 06:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,567
Posted By Danhedonia

My disdain for racer boys seems to have kicked in...

My disdain for racer boys seems to have kicked in right around when I got a lot slower.

Anyhow, I don't think it's silly to participate in a fascinating subculture. I have a couple of Eddie...
01-20-21, 03:31 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,238
Posted By Danhedonia

Are we able to create segments on Zwift? Because...

Are we able to create segments on Zwift? Because I have the perfect name for a certain spot.
01-20-21, 01:27 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,567
Posted By Danhedonia

I used to climb - it was all about extending...

I used to climb - it was all about extending misery and ignoring discomfort. One of my 'summit days' in the Andes was over 40 hours long. Exhilirating experience I wouldn't repeat.

But you can...
01-18-21, 12:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,592
Posted By Danhedonia

If you want to protect your self from road...

If you want to protect your self from road vibration, I highly recommend Fizik's gel inserts. They're considerably better than other brands in shape, gel density, tackiness and size.

I don't...
12-18-20, 12:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,935
Posted By Danhedonia

Alamagordo is a rough town. But the museum there...

Alamagordo is a rough town. But the museum there is a treasure, and indeed there are some natural amazements. Personal preference is for montane / high desert so naturally I prefer the north, but...
12-16-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,247
Posted By Danhedonia

This is backwards. It is not up to the person...

This is backwards. It is not up to the person who has been wronged to correct the poor behavior; you're supposed to self-regulate.

Maybe I should let my dog go to the bathroom on your lawn until...
12-16-20, 09:17 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,247
Posted By Danhedonia

"Hunting instinct?" WTF is wrong with you...

"Hunting instinct?"

WTF is wrong with you people?
12-16-20, 12:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,935
Posted By Danhedonia

The part that weirded me out was he was willing...

The part that weirded me out was he was willing to go 80 minutes but not 90. And the difference is between "windswept and no one around for miles" and "sizable town." It's like someone asking you...
12-16-20, 12:19 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,262
Posted By Danhedonia

"Can become?"

"Can become?"
12-16-20, 12:16 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,247
Posted By Danhedonia

Being on a bicycle is not a magical license to...

Being on a bicycle is not a magical license to ignore basic social norms. Inviting yourself into someone else's personal space without their consent is evidence of a gross lack of perspective, or...
12-11-20, 10:42 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,435
Posted By Danhedonia

What are "Yes Depends?" And why do you have...

What are "Yes Depends?" And why do you have them?
12-11-20, 04:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 950
Posted By Danhedonia

What To Do With All These Mavic Stickers?

I bought some wheels. They came with these stickers:

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/mavic_84c9369d211b35abb820c17de8ed5dfe85e045a9.jpg
Other than affixing them...
12-11-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,494
Posted By Danhedonia

Sometimes I read the first thread of a post and...

Sometimes I read the first thread of a post and think of throwing a bucket of gumballs down the stairs in front of the state mental asylum.
12-11-20, 03:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,156
Posted By Danhedonia

I don't understand why this is difficult to...

I don't understand why this is difficult to imagine. I'd find it difficult to imagine the wear on the bibs being in between his shoulder blades - but not on the part of the body that is closest to...
12-08-20, 11:11 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,839
Posted By Danhedonia

Quality pun, csport . I had business at Sony...

Quality pun, csport .

I had business at Sony Music in the 90's, met Right Said Fred in a hallway. They were nice, and completely aware that their fifteen minutes were nearly up.

(it's still a...
12-08-20, 11:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By Danhedonia

I'm not walking on eggshells! LOL - this website...

I'm not walking on eggshells! LOL - this website has so much presumption and projection it's remarkable people are understood.

Couldn't agree more about testosterone-addled riders on MUP's - a...
12-07-20, 12:46 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,839
Posted By Danhedonia

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/267x189/tufnel_dc08842fa64edea483845315d524a754e5bfa321.jpg
12-05-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By Danhedonia

How do you use your e-Bike?

I'm considering the purchase of an e-Bike - it's not a 'natural' purchase for me, so I'm hoping that some enthusiasts of the platform here will kindly explain to me how/why it differs from riding a...
12-04-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 407
Posted By Danhedonia

https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0778/6697/produc...

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11-30-20, 10:35 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,582
Posted By Danhedonia

I'm going to post something here that may or may...

I'm going to post something here that may or may not be germane to only the OP: quit trusting data from Zwift. Zwift is a game - and the insidious part of it is that it incorporates cycling data,...
11-30-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,255
Posted By Danhedonia

Thanks. Let me clarify: by 'finicky,' I mean...

Thanks. Let me clarify: by 'finicky,' I mean "doesn't work as advertised." I don't care if you're a brick doorstop or a NASA project - I want your functionality to match your advertised...
11-17-20, 05:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,735
Posted By Danhedonia

rsbob I'm receptive to your expressions of...

rsbob I'm receptive to your expressions of impatience, but I'm afraid I also understand the antipathy towards licenses: my limited experience with them (Boston suburbs, 1970's) was very negative. ...
11-17-20, 04:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,175
Posted By Danhedonia

More glitter is always the best idea.

More glitter is always the best idea.
11-17-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,414
Posted By Danhedonia

I'd like to emphasize that this is not any sort...

I'd like to emphasize that this is not any sort of claim of scientific understanding.

Several years ago, a somewhat portly but shorter (I'd guess around 185 lbs., 5-7) rider I knew had his...
11-13-20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By Danhedonia

I'm a HS math teacher. I'm beyond happy to see...

I'm a HS math teacher. I'm beyond happy to see not one, but TWO people cite the usefulness of trigonometry.
10-30-20, 01:25 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,106
Posted By Danhedonia

Not to be Captain Lawyer here, but if you suspect...

Not to be Captain Lawyer here, but if you suspect the bike is stolen, and purchase it, you are receiving stolen goods. You are not in the business of law enforcement, so your intentions to do good...
10-19-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,860
Posted By Danhedonia

I am happy to answer; it is not as simple as one...

I am happy to answer; it is not as simple as one may think. First general 'thing' to realize is that here (and I can also speak for WY and MT in the 70's, yes, I'm that ancient), a horse is...
10-19-20, 08:47 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,458
Posted By Danhedonia

GlennR I don't know man, I always get my best...

GlennR I don't know man, I always get my best medical care - specific to my personal situation - from strangers on the internet. Not the same for you?
10-13-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,976
Posted By Danhedonia

I grew up in Lincoln and Concord, and my father's...

I grew up in Lincoln and Concord, and my father's house was on the Concord/Carlisle line. I know Lowell Rd. all too well, and these days it's impossibly sad what's become of the neighborhood:...
10-13-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,660
Posted By Danhedonia

I can answer the 'why' part, and it has been the...

I can answer the 'why' part, and it has been the same since I was a fairly active and decent climber, another sport with a sizable percentage of participants who don't understand that their 'heroic'...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-20, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2,920
Views: 795,538
Posted By Danhedonia

A fair # of Selle Italia saddles with manganese...

A fair # of Selle Italia saddles with manganese rails for $39-$49 at Pro's Closet, including my long-sought white 143 Flite saddle.
10-12-20, 10:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,181
Posted By Danhedonia

It's often overlooked that form-fitting clothing...

It's often overlooked that form-fitting clothing also helps with safety - crashing with loose clothing getting snagged on some small protrusion (and Murphy's Law ensures that will happen) can make...
10-12-20, 10:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,660
Posted By Danhedonia

"Nothing wrong with that but ..." But you have a...

"Nothing wrong with that but ..." But you have a problem with that.

What's your issue with middle aged men wanting to go fast and be comfortable?
10-12-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,897
Posted By Danhedonia

You had me at rabid turkeys and year-round...

You had me at rabid turkeys and year-round diarrhea.
10-03-20, 07:22 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,084
Posted By Danhedonia

This is yet another false dichotomy (this...

This is yet another false dichotomy (this website's specialty).

Many, many people use protein powder because they don't want to ingest protein other ways. Not because they can't get enough. ...
10-02-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,133
Posted By Danhedonia

I don't want to try anything. i don't want to be...

I don't want to try anything. i don't want to be encouraged. I want answers to politely issued questions, like "does the frame make much of a difference?" So, excellent communicator that I am, I...
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