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Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Relief and sadness all balled up in one. Positive...

Relief and sadness all balled up in one. Positive thoughts to you all out there.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I do it when I don't like the looks of it. If...

I do it when I don't like the looks of it. If I change it due to race needs, I'll certainly put a clean one on, and clean the take-off to be ready for the next use.

I'm an auto tech, and I had...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I take it off, throw it in my cheap ultrasonic...

I take it off, throw it in my cheap ultrasonic cleaner, finish it off with a rag with brake clean on it.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I may be wrong, but I think it's all in the...

I may be wrong, but I think it's all in the battery programming. Heck, who knows. I plugged it all in, charged the battery, and went for a ride. This one has the newest seatpost battery, and the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

So far, my Ultegra 8050 shifters are working fine...

So far, my Ultegra 8050 shifters are working fine on the 6770 derailleurs.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 09:32 AM
Replies: 856
Views: 99,775
Posted By LAJ

I like it. Looks speedy, and Hot.

I like it. Looks speedy, and Hot.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Since I'm a retro-grouch, I still run rim brakes...

Since I'm a retro-grouch, I still run rim brakes and 10 speed Di2. Most of my wheels are now 11 speed compatible, so when and if a derailleur dies, it's just a matter of replacing those. The levers...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Fun, and thrashing yourself, means it was a great...

Fun, and thrashing yourself, means it was a great day.

Good work!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-20, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Ahh. Buy the levers, set them aside, and as the...

Ahh. Buy the levers, set them aside, and as the deals pop up, grab the wanted bits. Once you're halfway equipped, that's license to get the rest. "Halfway" is quite subjective, as is waiting time.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-20, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

That sounds like a wonderful opportunity to have...

That sounds like a wonderful opportunity to have pancakes with butter and maple syrup as a side dish.
Forum: Introductions
01-24-20, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 100
Posted By LAJ

Welcome to Bike Forums, Cycletography! Sounds...

Welcome to Bike Forums, Cycletography! Sounds to me like you're getting "Brevet Ready". Keep at it!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 03:30 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Dang, MoAlpha. I hope things are as OK as...

Dang, MoAlpha. I hope things are as OK as possible.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

You gotta have a cheat day, but once on a fairly...

You gotta have a cheat day, but once on a fairly decent path, you find your cheat days are pretty cool. Once you leave the artery clogging stuff behind, you will appreciate a nice slab of cake, or...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I'm going to go get some butter and some maple...

I'm going to go get some butter and some maple syrup. I'll put that **** on everything.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Understand, but eating healthy vs wanting some...

Understand, but eating healthy vs wanting some deep fried goodness, is the start of a good path to be on. If you think the food is so ~bad~ as to mess with your ride tomorrow, you have to ask how...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I'm sad to hear. Yes, Vets are expensive, but...

I'm sad to hear. Yes, Vets are expensive, but well worth it.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Down the road, what do you want more? The extra...

Down the road, what do you want more? The extra work to get down to where you want to be, or some short term goodness that will satisfy you for about an hour.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

We're doing the High Country 1200 this year, and...

We're doing the High Country 1200 this year, and a you definitely have to have an SR under your belt. That 1200 will be good, because we're doing different loops, but ending up at the same hotel...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-20, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Thanks! Not perfect, but I tried to make them fit...

Thanks! Not perfect, but I tried to make them fit along the lines of the tire as well as possible. They came with a jam up and jelly down mounting system, and I just had to fabricate one bracket for...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

You may enjoy a Brevet or two. It's a unique deal...

You may enjoy a Brevet or two. It's a unique deal where you can ride with others, or not, but you're never completely alone. At least here, anyway. We have a large community of them here, and when...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

My old steel in commuter dress. I did a 300K on...

My old steel in commuter dress. I did a 300K on that, and thought I would have to slit my throat before I got done.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Unsure the game, but I'd like to be that good in...

Unsure the game, but I'd like to be that good in something.

https://twitter.com/i/status/1220340462608961536
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Yes. My mistake, as I figured butter was a...

Yes. My mistake, as I figured butter was a given. Between them, on them, under them.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 11:57 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I like my Rene Herse fenders.

I like my Rene Herse fenders.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

5.6 and 114. I was up to 121 I believe, but...

5.6 and 114. I was up to 121 I believe, but that was many years ago, and 60 pounds more. No Snowballs, and riding the bike likely helped a bit.....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Interesting! Good to know.

Interesting! Good to know.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

How does a train "stall"?

How does a train "stall"?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Maple syrup. No bananas, no berries, no peanut...

Maple syrup. No bananas, no berries, no peanut butter.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-20, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Yep. I had to stop with a pack of Hostess...

Yep.

I had to stop with a pack of Hostess Snowballs for breakfast every morning.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I think I like french toast because of the syrup.

I think I like french toast because of the syrup.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

https://www.tmz.com/2020/01/22/antonio-brown-accus...

https://www.tmz.com/2020/01/22/antonio-brown-accuser-injuries-truck-attack-rock-arrest-assault/

I just wonder when and if an intervention of some type may have helped.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I would eat pancakes pre 100 mile ride. Same with...

I would eat pancakes pre 100 mile ride. Same with waffles, or french toast.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

It's something. I hope the kid turns into a...

It's something. I hope the kid turns into a superstar, before the pressure gets him.

Speaking of, when did AB go from self centered jerk, to mentally ill? He's over the edge now, it seems.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I finally went in for a 55/42 on the TT bike. I...

I finally went in for a 55/42 on the TT bike. I never thought I was strong enough to warrant it, but you finally talked me into it when you discussed the chainline stuff. Physics wins over biology.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Perhaps, "I'm a Doctor, and I have some...

Perhaps, "I'm a Doctor, and I have some unsolicited advice, which also happens to be free. Would you like to hear it, or would you like me to mind my own business?"
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Dick Tracy didn't drive a cool Sunbeam. I did...

Dick Tracy didn't drive a cool Sunbeam. I did lose a bit of respect for Agent 86 when the Karmann Ghia made an appearance, but gained a little back when the Opel showed its face.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I like the Apple watch, simply because I can make...

I like the Apple watch, simply because I can make phone calls on it. That's Maxwell Smart stuff, and that's cool.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I'm doing strictly bike related weights, because...

I'm doing strictly bike related weights, because the upper body is nothing but wind drag, so why make it more so? Of course, as you do deads and squats, you actually do get some benefit overall.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Yep.

Yep.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Ah yes. The evil plan is working like a charm....

Ah yes. The evil plan is working like a charm.

Thumbs up!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

I have so much to say, but I will keep my yap...

I have so much to say, but I will keep my yap shut.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-20, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Simple as that. The unwashed may use metal...

Simple as that.

The unwashed may use metal stuff, but give me carbon fiber every day of the week.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Yep. The second one is in the era where tickets...

Yep. The second one is in the era where tickets were willed to relatives. Now you can go race day and grab a seat.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

When you saw it, there was likely a football...

When you saw it, there was likely a football field in the middle of it..
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 08:32 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Mikey had a bad crash at Bristol a while ago. ...

Mikey had a bad crash at Bristol a while ago.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzxcuV5rmA4
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Excellent. It's amazing how stuff is all tied...

Excellent. It's amazing how stuff is all tied together. I have to be super conscious of technique, just because I slacked on PT. My fault, and too late now.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Nah.

Nah.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Agree. @bampilot06, since you fly that bad...

Agree.

@bampilot06, since you fly that bad boy, I know you know the superior qualities of a carbon fiber bicycle-cycle.... Go big.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

Short term pain for long term gain. I hope...

Short term pain for long term gain.

I hope the twingling gets better.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3,283
Views: 38,081
Posted By LAJ

:thumb: Gotta be adjustable to get that old...

:thumb: Gotta be adjustable to get that old turd fired up.
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