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03-24-21, 06:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 633
Posted By JW Fas

First Trail Verdict Assigning 100% Fault To The Passenger Who Did The Dooring

https://www.bikelaw.com/2021/03/dooring-bicyclist/

While such a verdict should have been delivered years ago, it's a big win because it establishes a legal precedent that cyclists should not be...
01-26-21, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,152
Posted By indyfabz

If it doesn’t fit, you must acquit.

If it doesn’t fit, you must acquit.
01-05-21, 07:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,395
Posted By Paul Barnard

I Didn't Kill Anyone

We have had some spectacularly good weather for late afternoon MUP rides this week. Part of my route along the levee path had me pedaling directly into a low hanging sun. I am not talking a sun...
01-05-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 9,220
Posted By drlogik

I read through a few of the comments here and...

I read through a few of the comments here and here's my take being an ex cross-country ski racer up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan where it gets very cold also.

Waxes are not created equal....
12-30-20, 06:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 988
Posted By Biker395

Self-righteous schadenfreude.

Self-righteous schadenfreude.
Forum: Foo
12-24-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,231
Posted By nel e nel

That and the GOP was trying to screw up mail-in...

That and the GOP was trying to screw up mail-in ballots during a pandemic. This is the 2nd thread I’ve seen discussing this but no one seems to remember how they were dismantling sorting machines...
Forum: Foo
12-22-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,231
Posted By jon c.

They've been in the process of dismantling the...

They've been in the process of dismantling the postal service for months. The results are evident. There's a theory that the intent is to force privatization.
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, 08:55 AM
Replies: 705
Views: 63,073
Posted By cooperryder

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12-15-20, 09:37 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,247
Posted By Kapusta

How to avoid being drafted...... Bone spurs?

How to avoid being drafted......

Bone spurs?
12-14-20, 07:42 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 9,247
Posted By Phil_gretz

Slow to allow the unwanted pest to come along...

Slow to allow the unwanted pest to come along side, then quickly thrust your frame pump behind his fork into his spokes, yelling "Cinzano!!!"
...
12-13-20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,492
Posted By CliffordK

To put this all in perspective: . ...

To put this all in perspective:
.
USAPopulation: 328.2 million
Total Cases: 16,135,597
Cases per Day: 220,000
Total Deaths: 298,465
Deaths per Day: 3,000
.
JapanPopulation: 126.5 million ...
12-13-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,420
Posted By sheddle

As someone very much not built like a modern...

As someone very much not built like a modern climber, higher geared, out-of-the-saddle with full weight assistance is generally my preferred way to get up steep bits, though I've never actually gone...
12-11-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,182
Posted By Velo Mule

I'll just add master links for derailleur chains.

I'll just add master links for derailleur chains.
12-11-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 12,254
Posted By wgscott

Thanks for posting the graphic. (Glad it wasn't...

Thanks for posting the graphic. (Glad it wasn't too graphic of a graphic.)
12-11-20, 10:03 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 12,254
Posted By SpeedofLite

Driver of box truck is cooperating. No new...

Driver of box truck is cooperating. No new information as of this morning.
Illustration in LV Review Journal this morning.
...
12-09-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,094
Posted By Wildwood

The bicycle was waiting for the perfect formula...

The bicycle was waiting for the perfect formula for a chain lube.
12-08-20, 11:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,094
Posted By SurferRosa

Arnold from Bedrock rode a bike, and that must...

Arnold from Bedrock rode a bike, and that must have been thousands of years ago. So you're all wrong.

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/6e/8c/6d/6e8c6d0745b6e3dfc3d35b737fe06680.jpg

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12-08-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,593
Posted By Biker395

That is what I meant. There is a similar...

That is what I meant. There is a similar hypothesis for polio. That before our environment was so sterile, infants were exposed to it when they had a natural immunity from their mothers. It wasn't...
12-08-20, 10:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,094
Posted By Koyote

That reminds me: I live in Amish country, and see...

That reminds me: I live in Amish country, and see horse-drawn buggies all the time. One day, on a short climb, I passed a young man and a woman in one...They were either brother and sister or were...
12-08-20, 07:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,094
Posted By Koyote

People would’ve been riding bicycles 1000 years...

People would’ve been riding bicycles 1000 years ago, but they had not yet invented Lycra.
12-07-20, 03:42 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,593
Posted By tyrion

I'm only going to take the Dolly Parton vaccine....

I'm only going to take the Dolly Parton vaccine. You can trust Dolly.
12-06-20, 03:45 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,748
Posted By Road Fan

Same thing here in Ann Arbor, MI. Driver hate is...

Same thing here in Ann Arbor, MI. Driver hate is perhaps not so strong, but there is resentement about $$ spend on bicycling facilities. Thought I feel our City Coundil is not so smart about things.
12-04-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 63,073
Posted By Drillium Dude

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DD
Forum: Foo
12-04-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,725
Posted By ahsposo

https://youtu.be/Qr2bSL5VQgM

https://youtu.be/Qr2bSL5VQgM
12-03-20, 07:20 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By DorkDisk

I like 90s MTBs but really, really, really dig my...

I like 90s MTBs but really, really, really dig my modern rigs.

Posting my mid 90s MTBs in chronological order:

91 Haro Extreme...
12-03-20, 05:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,356
Posted By Pop N Wood

If you don't understand the question how can you...

If you don't understand the question how can you possibly understand the answer?
12-02-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 705
Views: 63,073
Posted By DQRider

https://i.imgur.com/zNQ9ndp.png The River is...

https://i.imgur.com/zNQ9ndp.png

The River is a constant companion on my cycling adventures.


https://i.imgur.com/m3T1RZS.png

I ride the trails that follow it, or my planned destination is...
12-01-20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By Kapusta

Full suspension bikes excel at pretty much...

Full suspension bikes excel at pretty much everything off-road. And many are also perfectly fine (albeit not one’s first choice) on dirt and gravel roads.

If the entire spectrum of mountain biking...
12-01-20, 03:39 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By cs1

My first real MTB was a 1989 Specialized...

My first real MTB was a 1989 Specialized Rockhopper Comp. It served me well on paved and unpaved terrain. I still own it. Those bikes are indestructible and just plain fun. I’ve since added 4 vintage...
12-01-20, 01:35 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By CargoDane

Another typical response from you completely...

Another typical response from you completely devoid of integrity.

No it's not "nonsense".. You loose a lot of energy and add a tonne of weight for a suspension that is hampering yourself in any...
12-01-20, 08:17 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By Hiro11

Again, you're not understanding my point. You...

Again, you're not understanding my point. You just think I'm saying old hardtails are the best bikes, which is not what I'm saying at all. Reread the original post and subsequent posts.
11-30-20, 06:44 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,137
Posted By 10 Wheels

Finishing a 100 mile ride. I hit some glass in...

Finishing a 100 mile ride. I hit some glass in the street one mile from home. I walked.
11-30-20, 06:30 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,137
Posted By DorkDisk

Time for a new bike ;-]

Time for a new bike
;-]
11-29-20, 09:01 AM
Replies: 3,944
Views: 570,141
Posted By Trsnrtr

The great Christmas Massacre: ...

The great Christmas Massacre:


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11-28-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By RandomlyWest

Hiro11, I complement you - you present a...

Hiro11, I complement you - you present a fascinating argument with this thread.
As someone who loves and rides vintage MTBs, allow me to reframe this argument just a bit.

In 1990, a good mountain...
11-28-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By 02Giant

This is what I did with my 80's mountain bike....

This is what I did with my 80's mountain bike. Drop bars & 2 x 10 SRAM Rival.

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/026_67105f547d13df1c04d9a822299b71e4b32f4837.jpg
11-28-20, 11:12 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,787
Posted By Hiro11

Late 80s - early nineties mountain bikes: the pinnacle of practical bike design?

Whenever I ride around here, I notice a trend: seemingly everyone in my area went out in 1992 and purchased a $500-$600 rigid mountain bike that has since sat in a garage and been passed around a...
11-28-20, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3,944
Views: 570,141
Posted By botty kayer

Tate Britain in London has been dressed in neon...

Tate Britain in London has been dressed in neon this week.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1333/pgaxvd3_dd235fe934cfae0ed45e72b3ca18c77a5f8e6e74.jpg
I love the neon...
11-28-20, 05:34 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,971
Posted By DorkDisk

Oldest bike I've had since new would be this 93...

Oldest bike I've had since new would be this 93 Breezer Lightning. Buying an old bike is easy.
...
11-26-20, 02:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,459
Posted By Rage

Your post is strangely prescient as I do a lot of...

Your post is strangely prescient as I do a lot of gardening. I also do most of my bike maintenance and cleaning in or right outside a shed in the yard.
Crazy, huh?
11-25-20, 05:56 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,126
Posted By Trevtassie

This page does it better...

This page does it better https://ourworldindata.org/grapher/excess-mortality-cumulative-deaths Can select different countries. USA is currently 341,000 above the long term average.
11-24-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 840
Posted By wolfchild

Kenda Nevegal have very high rolling resistance...

Kenda Nevegal have very high rolling resistance are very slow and sluggish.
11-23-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,459
Posted By Rage

Another fan of Simple Green here.

Another fan of Simple Green here.
11-22-20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3,944
Views: 570,141
Posted By fooferdoggie

M=t hood with snow now Portland Oregon. ...

M=t hood with snow now Portland Oregon.


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11-22-20, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3,944
Views: 570,141
Posted By obrentharris

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-7Qvp...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-7Qvpq6V/0/5c741bc0/XL/IMG_0276-XL.jpg

Brent
11-19-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,545
Posted By Yellowlab

Part 2 continued

Part 2
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Step nine: Sand first carbon treatment to desired look. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 09:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,205
Posted By noodle soup

https://www.lightbicycle.com/site/share-cart?id=23...

https://www.lightbicycle.com/site/share-cart?id=2310

1507g 46mm deep(21mm internal width) CX-Ray spokes, and DT Swiss 350 hubs for well under $1k.
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