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01-21-20, 09:13 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 27,818
Posted By FiftySix

Slightspeed named the lizard mission, so...

Slightspeed named the lizard mission, so Slightspeed can give an example, but not play the mission. Unless I'm missing something here?
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01-21-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,271
Posted By FiftySix

Look at those soon to be rare Forged in USA...

Look at those soon to be rare Forged in USA Craftsman wrenches. Still workin' hard. :)
01-21-20, 07:46 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,271
Posted By FiftySix

Same here, it allows for a wider bite on the...

Same here, it allows for a wider bite on the pedal axle. Mine's from a long reach wrench set, so my 15mm is 11" long. So far, so good.
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2,419
Views: 90,349
Posted By FiftySix

Damn. That's an obscene amount of money.

Damn. That's an obscene amount of money.
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8,457
Views: 834,281
Posted By FiftySix

There is way too much LSD usage in this thread....

There is way too much LSD usage in this thread. :twitchy:
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 77
Posted By FiftySix

I only bought one Oreck several years ago due to...

I only bought one Oreck several years ago due to a recommendation from my boss. It made sucking sounds, but it didn't suck enough to clean carpet. So I returned it and got a less expensive Eureka...
01-20-20, 07:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 522
Posted By FiftySix

Per Sheldon Browns gear calculator, if you go...

Per Sheldon Browns gear calculator, if you go from a 20 to a 23 in the rear, all the gears on your bike would move down by about one gear. Meaning your current 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 would effectively...
01-19-20, 07:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 522
Posted By FiftySix

What's your current front sprocket? I have...

What's your current front sprocket?

I have the opposite issue as you as I have no hills only head winds, so I never use the lowest 4 gears in my 2013 Norco CityGlide with a Nexus 8 IGH.

The...
01-19-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 27,818
Posted By FiftySix

Unfortunately no. Otherwise you might have the...

Unfortunately no. Otherwise you might have the entire thread to yourself. :roflmao2:
01-19-20, 11:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 945
Posted By FiftySix

Or ride a single speed Flying Pigeon?

Or ride a single speed Flying Pigeon?
01-19-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 945
Posted By FiftySix

Now that is actually cool. I wear an analog...

Now that is actually cool. I wear an analog quartz watch, so I'm covered there, but I'm diggin' that compass. :thumb:

ETA: I'm diggin' that thermometer, too. I could pretend it's a speedometer to...
Forum: Foo
01-19-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By FiftySix

Sorry I was out for the week. My wife has been...

Sorry I was out for the week. My wife has been very, very nice to me since the evening of the 13th. :innocent:
01-19-20, 09:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 996
Posted By FiftySix

Pardon me . . . while I lower the average of the...

Pardon me . . . while I lower the average of the thread.

:innocent:


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Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By FiftySix

This city is an A&M, LSU, or UT town. Cajuns have...

This city is an A&M, LSU, or UT town. Cajuns have been coming to southeast Texas after graduating college for decades.

Poor UofH just doesn't rate in it's own hometown unless you attended there.
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By FiftySix

We haven't had cable in a couple years, only...

We haven't had cable in a couple years, only internet here at the house.

I think it's a damn shame that the "superbowl" of college football isn't on a broadcast TV network.
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By FiftySix

Don't tell my wife, but I think Clemson will win...

Don't tell my wife, but I think Clemson will win by 6. I hope I'm wrong. :innocent:
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2,419
Views: 90,349
Posted By FiftySix

"There is the vegetarian Hot Pocket for those of...

"There is the vegetarian Hot Pocket for those of us who don't want to eat meat, but would still like diarrhea." - Jim Gaffigan
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 194
Posted By FiftySix

Tonight 7:00 pm central time on ESPN. I...

Tonight 7:00 pm central time on ESPN.

I gotta rig up the laptop to the TV so my Cajun wife can watch the game.

My wife isn't the rabid LSU fan she used to be, but when LSU wins my life sure is...
Forum: Foo
01-10-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8,457
Views: 834,281
Posted By FiftySix

She's suffering from an old soccer injury. Time...

She's suffering from an old soccer injury. Time to wear lace up boots the rest of her life. :twitchy:
01-10-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By FiftySix

Just another source to add to post 3. "For...

Just another source to add to post 3.

"For rubber, permeation is the rate at which small molecules of a gas or liquid transfer through a rubber compound." and "Temperature is another factor that...
01-10-20, 07:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 908
Posted By FiftySix

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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talk about knee problems . . .
Forum: Foo
01-10-20, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 319
Posted By FiftySix

Excellent classic video. :D

Excellent classic video. :D
Forum: Foo
01-10-20, 07:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 319
Posted By FiftySix

https://youtu.be/kC1RQy0bu04

https://youtu.be/kC1RQy0bu04
01-09-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 349
Posted By FiftySix

'Tires lose air normally through the process of...

'Tires lose air normally through the process of permeation, the council says. "Changes in outdoor temperature can affect the rate at which your tire loses air. This change is more pronounced in hot...
01-09-20, 05:40 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,539
Posted By FiftySix

A really cool creation. Except I think I can walk...

A really cool creation. Except I think I can walk everywhere that thing can go and at the same speed. Or, kick up my walk to a jog if I was feelin' frisky. :D
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 08:51 AM
Replies: 2,419
Views: 90,349
Posted By FiftySix

How the hell do you wake up dead?

How the hell do you wake up dead?
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 08:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 319
Posted By FiftySix

My ears. My ears are all jacked up due to...

My ears.

My ears are all jacked up due to rock concerts, loud clubs/bars, industrial machinery, gun fire, race tracks, motorcycles, lawn equipment, etc.

So much so that listening to the church...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8,457
Views: 834,281
Posted By FiftySix

The cactus served in taquerias here has a weird...

The cactus served in taquerias here has a weird dull twang to it. Not sure if it is naturally that way or if it is seasoned with horse urine. :twitchy:
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 09:38 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 61,612
Posted By FiftySix

Most of the Pizza Huts around here are carry...

Most of the Pizza Huts around here are carry out/delivery only.

One, and I mean one Pizza Hut restaurant around here still has booths and chairs and you can have your order brought to you by a...
01-07-20, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 617
Posted By FiftySix

Down here near the Gulf Coast, winter riding is...

Down here near the Gulf Coast, winter riding is definitely some of the best riding. :)

:speedy:
01-07-20, 09:23 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 27,818
Posted By FiftySix

I know one of those bank time signs is still in...

I know one of those bank time signs is still in existence in Giddings, Texas. The problem for me is that it's nearly 100 miles away. I only see it when driving through by car. :o
01-07-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,319
Posted By FiftySix

Nice to know that bicycles have crumple zones. ...

Nice to know that bicycles have crumple zones.

:bike2:
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 08:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 413
Posted By FiftySix

Yeah, I should have invented Pusheen or Hello...

Yeah, I should have invented Pusheen or Hello Kitty.

That's what I get for skipping classes on graphic design and marketing. :(
01-07-20, 07:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 862
Posted By FiftySix

Headed towards your 60th? Turn around while you...

Headed towards your 60th? Turn around while you still can!

:innocent:
01-06-20, 08:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,014
Posted By FiftySix

If most American and Canadian cities are like...

If most American and Canadian cities are like where I live, then there are already cities within cities. An example of a typical city that happens to be in North Texas is the Dallas-Ft. Worth...
01-06-20, 08:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,246
Posted By FiftySix

I'll grease the cable barrels that go into the...

I'll grease the cable barrels that go into the levers, I'll even grease the threads to a bolt that clamps a lever to a handlebar, but I do prefer oil on the lever pivot bolt. Those brake return...
01-06-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2,446
Views: 224,641
Posted By FiftySix

Sat in a cheap hotel last night before a work...

Sat in a cheap hotel last night before a work assignment today. Watched Thor: Ragnarok (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thor:_Ragnarok).

A comedy masquerading as a super hero movie. Made me laugh...
Forum: Foo
01-06-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 611
Posted By FiftySix

That'll make for some mighty expensive cleaner....

That'll make for some mighty expensive cleaner. :eek:
01-06-20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,246
Posted By FiftySix

In my experience, grease in cable housings add...

In my experience, grease in cable housings add friction which doesn't allow a brake's spring(s) to pull the cable back quickly. Light oil is all I've ever used in my motorcycle (clutch/throttle) and...
01-06-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 688
Posted By FiftySix

I wish I knew. That fork and trunk make me think...

I wish I knew. That fork and trunk make me think 1910 to 1930, but I can't find anything to support that.
01-06-20, 06:46 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,539
Posted By FiftySix

Hey, now. That trike makes you look like a Racer...

Hey, now. That trike makes you look like a Racer Boy.

:innocent:
Forum: Foo
01-06-20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 388
Posted By FiftySix

I'm really glad that this can of Red Salmon...

I'm really glad that this can of Red Salmon actually contains fish.


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01-05-20, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2,446
Views: 224,641
Posted By FiftySix

Watched Murder on the Orient Express...

Watched Murder on the Orient Express (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murder_on_the_Orient_Express_(2017_film)) and Dunkirk (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dunkirk_(2017_film)) last night.

For the...
01-05-20, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 248
Posted By FiftySix

Are those Weimans more than 10 years old? If so,...

Are those Weimans more than 10 years old? If so, I'd get some new rubber on there and check the results.
01-05-20, 12:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,184
Posted By FiftySix

My childhood bikes were only coaster brake...

My childhood bikes were only coaster brake equipped. Funny thing is on this morning's ride on my Schwinn, with a front caliper and coaster rear, I was mostly using the coaster brake only. Can't wear...
01-05-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 6,539
Posted By FiftySix

I got nuthin' against trike riders. It's their...

I got nuthin' against trike riders. It's their choice to ride what they want. :thumb:

I'm no "racer boy", but I prefer two wheels. Because I like to lean into a turn, because I like a single track...
01-05-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 378
Posted By FiftySix

Not much different than scrap iron or scrap...

Not much different than scrap iron or scrap steel. The payout is almost zero compared to aluminum.
Forum: Foo
01-05-20, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By FiftySix

I think Texas should join the SEC. Because A&M. ...

I think Texas should join the SEC. Because A&M.

:innocent:
Forum: Foo
01-05-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 611
Posted By FiftySix

Pusheen on the beer fridge. :twitchy: My...

Pusheen on the beer fridge. :twitchy:

My daughter's room is overrun with Pusheen. Gonna have to build a Pusheen bonfire when she graduates college. :D
01-04-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 378
Posted By FiftySix

Around here, the only way a tire of any vehicle...

Around here, the only way a tire of any vehicle gets recycled is if those old tires are taken in by a tire shredding company. They turn old tires into a variety of things...
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