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11-23-20, 10:20 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I had 2 nice rides around OC enjoyed the...

Wife & I had 2 nice rides around OC enjoyed the sunshine both days. Sat. as we headed up the SART to exit at Lincoln a petite woman in a Sunweb kit was motivating down the trail. She smiled, waved...
11-13-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By 2seven0

Yep that's "the cove" alright. The little patch...

Yep that's "the cove" alright. The little patch of whitewater at the top of the screen @ 45 secs in absolutely fires on a long-period west swell. You probably had fun on that punchy last bit of...
11-12-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By 2seven0

My wife loves that movie. Jonathan Winters was a...

My wife loves that movie. Jonathan Winters was a gem. How bout the Cajon Pass as a 2 lane road?
11-12-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Thanks for the info re. the fire I was planning...

Thanks for the info re. the fire I was planning to ride SCR tomorrow but too much work has come in back to a 5 day workweek for now.
Maybe next Fri.
11-11-20, 08:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By 2seven0

I'm only a welder but it seems to me using a...

I'm only a welder but it seems to me using a weapon (vehicle) to deliberately kill someone is (and should be) 2nd degree murder.
11-01-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I did our Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/East-West...

Wife & I did our Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/East-West Roads loop this am. Best part was no smoky smell or irritation at all even in Diamond Bar/Rowland Heights. Beautiful morning with generally light...
10-30-20, 03:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 547
Posted By 2seven0

Yep found this out the hard way this morning. ...

Yep found this out the hard way this morning. Rode a big loop up the SGRT from Beverly up to Encanto Park then took Royal Oaks to California down to the Rio Hondo trail at the Peck reservoir park. ...
10-27-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 426
Posted By 2seven0

Yes very sad. I rode Portola up from Jamboree...

Yes very sad. I rode Portola up from Jamboree until it ends at the toll road just this past Friday. On Sunday wife & I rode in that area as well it was cool & misty and many of the roads were wet...
10-19-20, 03:36 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,232
Posted By 2seven0

Aerospace welding is my profession. It will take...

Aerospace welding is my profession. It will take far more time to properly clean & prep the joint area than it will to weld it. Don't MIG it use GTAW (TIG). The weld joint & Heat Affected Zone will...
10-19-20, 01:23 PM
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Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Well I don't think it reaches "dogmeat" status :)...

Well I don't think it reaches "dogmeat" status :) but it isn't great either - it's no worse than the rougher sections of the northern part of 1000 Palms. I certainly wouldn't consider it hazardous...
10-19-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 684
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Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I were in Cathedral City for the weekend. ...

Wife & I were in Cathedral City for the weekend. Hit the road at 0 dark thirty to beat the heat. Fri wound our way south thru R M, Palm Desert & La Quinta down to Lake Cahuilla for a rest stop then...
10-13-20, 09:24 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,907
Posted By 2seven0

Easy peasy! Hwy 1. Start at Ft. Bragg and head...

Easy peasy! Hwy 1. Start at Ft. Bragg and head south till I've clicked off 125 miles. Done it by car & motorcycle someday I'll pedal it.
West
Edit: sorry just noticed you said "socal ride" so my...
10-10-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By 2seven0

Thanks for going into so much detail I think I'll...

Thanks for going into so much detail I think I'll print out a copy for future reference! Most of the roads you cited I rode @ 35 years ago (albeit at a slightly faster pace) on my Suzuki GS750 one...
10-05-20, 07:08 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Yeah the forecasts I've seen are calling for "La...

Yeah the forecasts I've seen are calling for "La Nina" conditions meaning little rain.
09-22-20, 11:46 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

The positive aspect is you are alive and healthy...

The positive aspect is you are alive and healthy enough to ride! We only have a finite number of sunrises each one is a blessing enjoy them while you can!
Best way to deal with idiots as you...
09-21-20, 06:56 AM
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Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I went up to Big Bear since we still had...

Wife & I went up to Big Bear since we still had our resort reservations for the postponed now cancelled Tour. The El Dorado fire & closure of the 38 would have caused major problems anyway. The...
09-11-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Santiago Cyn. Road early this morning. Passed...

Santiago Cyn. Road early this morning. Passed one (1) cyclist heading NW until the downhill almost to Cook's when a handfew were just starting the climb. Sun came up a foreboding hazy orange. ...
09-09-20, 02:25 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

I don't have a Strava account so can't post a...

I don't have a Strava account so can't post a map. Bear in mind my wife & I both work so the routes we take may be crowded on weekday commute times. That said I assume you're familiar with the area...
09-08-20, 07:16 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

No waves & packed beaches meant 3 good rides. ...

No waves & packed beaches meant 3 good rides. Sat. looped around Tustin/Irvine/Costa Mesa. Sun. went up Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/Fullerton Rd./East-West Rds. Added a few hills to start with up...
09-02-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

if you need to step out of the office to "make...

if you need to step out of the office
to "make a personal call" while riding on cogswell dam rd...be very aware there is an absolute ton of poison oak on the north side of the road (and some on the...
08-24-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By 2seven0

Hi Chris I used an Easton EA90 10 deg. 130 mm...

Hi Chris I used an Easton EA90 10 deg. 130 mm stem and EC70 Aero-style bars. Put a 5mm spacer above & below the stem using negative 10 degree mounting worked out perfect. I bought the stem on sale...
08-21-20, 02:19 PM
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Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Santiago Cyn Road NW to SE again this am. ...

Santiago Cyn Road NW to SE again this am. Beautiful morning felt a little cooler. Only saw 3 cyclists going other way & was passed by 1 midway. Liking it better on Fridays than the weekend. ...
08-10-20, 03:16 PM
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Views: 592
Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I ride the Peters Cyn Trail frequently. ...

Wife & I ride the Peters Cyn Trail frequently. South from Portola it turns 90 deg. before the RR tracks and exits onto Harvard. Take Harvard south & pick up the S D Creek trail just south of...
08-01-20, 04:19 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

I've been trying to go to a 4-day workweek for...

I've been trying to go to a 4-day workweek for awhile but fortunately have been too busy to actually take Fridays off. Yesterday was the first Fri. in months that I haven't worked so mostly weekend...
07-31-20, 04:51 PM
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Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Wife had to work today so I set off early on a...

Wife had to work today so I set off early on a wandering ride over Santiago Cyn. Hardly any cyclists & light vehicle traffic. Wanted to recon the Aliso Creek bikeway so I entered it on the north...
07-27-20, 06:57 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Sat. through Anaheim Hills up & over Serrano. ...

Sat. through Anaheim Hills up & over Serrano. Sun. Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/Fullerton Rd./East-West loop. Clear & sunny on Sunday.
West
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 18,637
Posted By 2seven0

As with just about any manufactured product there...

As with just about any manufactured product there can be a big difference between "inexpensive" and "cheap".
Disclaimer: Don't own any Rapha gear and am completely neutral on them.
West
07-23-20, 06:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 694
Posted By 2seven0

Best wishes for a speedy recovery hope you get...

Best wishes for a speedy recovery hope you get back on the bike soon.
West
P.S. "The bike is fine it landed on me." LOL!
07-13-20, 06:56 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Spent our anniversary weekend Fri. & Sat. in Big...

Spent our anniversary weekend Fri. & Sat. in Big Bear riding all over hill & dale. Beautiful weather both days! Heard it was a bit warm down here in the flatlands.
West
06-17-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

One of my favorite stretches of road along the...

One of my favorite stretches of road along the Tour de Big Bear route from the dam all along the north lakeside. Assume you turned onto Shay Road to get to the 38? Yeah not much but residential &...
06-12-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By 2seven0

FYI I surfed Cottons this morning & the trail is...

FYI I surfed Cottons this morning & the trail is open at least from Christianitos south towards Basilone. There is a portable lighted sign at the bridge saying bike path is closed use shoulder but...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 07:15 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

Apologies for the rants didn't intend to stray...

Apologies for the rants didn't intend to stray from the forum topic it just snowballed.
West
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 07:13 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

Just gave my opinions. Well if that's your...

Just gave my opinions. Well if that's your opinion fine but you didn't elaborate as to why I'm wrong.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 07:10 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

True but so what? Not germain to the current...

True but so what? Not germain to the current situation.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-20, 07:09 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

So- stumping for his govt-funded proposals to get...

So- stumping for his govt-funded proposals to get the country out of the Depression is tantamount to forcing hundreds of thousands of businesses to close leaving millions unemployed and trashing our...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

Pithy insults notwithstanding, I'd like for...

Pithy insults notwithstanding, I'd like for anyone to refute my position with facts and common sense:
Is the Wuhan Virus (COVID-19) a hoax? No!!
Is it extremely dangerous if not deadly to a very...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,068
Posted By 2seven0

News flash: "Until it's safe" means NEVER!! I...

News flash: "Until it's safe" means NEVER!! I guess FDR was just a blithering fool to have opined that the only thing we had to fear was fear itself. Shake the fairy dust from your skirts and go...
05-20-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Yeah I'd call the entire ride picturesque but...

Yeah I'd call the entire ride picturesque but you're right along the 18 to/from Snow Valley to the dam it's difficult to focus on the road not the canyons! Lots of cyclists take pics on that...
05-19-20, 07:26 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

CAT7 my wife & I have done the 70 mile route last...

CAT7 my wife & I have done the 70 mile route last 5 years. It is a great ride well organized & the whole town is involved I think you'd enjoy it.
O-B yep that climb up 38 to Onyx can take the wind...
05-09-20, 05:39 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

When I was in my late teens my dad had an...

When I was in my late teens my dad had an electrician doing some work at our shop. Never knew his Christian name but he wore a 10 gallon hat, drove an old Ford pickup, had a Texas drawl & called...
05-06-20, 07:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,674
Posted By 2seven0

SOYLENT GREEN IS PEOPLE!!!!! (sorry couldn't...

SOYLENT GREEN IS PEOPLE!!!!!
(sorry couldn't resist)
05-06-20, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 691
Posted By 2seven0

I voted coastal since you didn't specify where on...

I voted coastal since you didn't specify where on the coast ;) I'd head up to the central California coastline all the way to Oregon.
West
04-27-20, 07:10 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 57,456
Posted By 2seven0

Beautiful ride yesterday with my wife- out Taft...

Beautiful ride yesterday with my wife- out Taft thru V. Park then out Santiago Cyn Road up & around Portola then down thru Irvine, Tustin & Costa Mesa to SART back to the truck at Main/Taft. Perfect...
04-15-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 724
Posted By 2seven0

Got some old short-sleeve T-shirts in the drawer?...

Got some old short-sleeve T-shirts in the drawer? Cut off the sleeves to whatever width you want. After your ride wash them off in the sink. Unless you have a big ol Jim Plunkett head they should...
04-05-20, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By 2seven0

I have Reynolds Assaults on my Domane and have...

I have Reynolds Assaults on my Domane and have used both old & new style blue Reynolds pads. Seat of the pants I can't tell any difference they both perform well. I'd get whichever is the best...
03-29-20, 02:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By 2seven0

Rode it from Lincoln south, exited at Warner...

Rode it from Lincoln south, exited at Warner then took Ward south over to Magnolia then to PCH. FYI all the HB & Bolsa Chica lots (and the 2 at the cliffs) are closed but the bike path is open...
03-28-20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By 2seven0

My wife & I rode the SART this morning from...

My wife & I rode the SART this morning from Lincoln north to the end at Green River. Scattered cyclists, only 1 group of @ a dozen or so riders spaced out in pace-line fashion. There seemed to be...
03-28-20, 05:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By 2seven0

I didn't ride the trail but this afternoon @ 2:30...

I didn't ride the trail but this afternoon @ 2:30 on the way home from my shop I crossed over the SGRT at Rosecrans. No cars behind me so I slowed to get a good look up & down the trail. The gates...
03-27-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By 2seven0

Assuming your groupset is mechanical not DI2 or...

Assuming your groupset is mechanical not DI2 or Etap- I've built up my 2 bikes (Domane & Bianchi) with the BB in before running the cables. Remove the plastic cable guide from the bottom of the...
03-24-20, 08:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,151
Posted By 2seven0

Yeah I think it's called "College Park North"...

Yeah I think it's called "College Park North" between Studebaker & the trail.
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