Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Trsnrtr
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 1.40 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-21, 07:00 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

That's probably not a placebo. Most people like...

That's probably not a placebo. Most people like a French press due to the smoothness.
Forum: Recumbent
02-27-21, 06:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 82
Posted By Trsnrtr

None in stock or can't find a dealer. There is...

None in stock or can't find a dealer. There is supposedly 14 dealers within 200 miles of Atlanta but in stock units are definitely a rarity across the nation at the moment.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I'm riding with the slow group today. Maybe I...

I'm riding with the slow group today. Maybe I should take a book with me.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-21, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

My take on French press is that it has a very...

My take on French press is that it has a very nice silky texture, same with pour-overs and a lot of people really like the taste and that smoothness texture. Not my taste but I certainly can...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Our first 4 tandems had 48R and 40F. My early...

Our first 4 tandems had 48R and 40F. My early ‘80s TT wheels were 28, racing were 32 and training were 36, all tubular, Cotton for training and silk for racing.

We did stage race our tandem a...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I don't remember who mentioned low spoke count...

I don't remember who mentioned low spoke count wheels but our tandem has 20F and 24R.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I just weighed it and it's 32# with pedals and...

I just weighed it and it's 32# with pedals and pump and computer mounts, etc.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Time to roll our tandem out of storage. ...

Time to roll our tandem out of storage. Appropriate to recent threads, it weighs around ~30#, IIRC, but maybe I should weigh it. :rolleyes:
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yep, that's what I was thinking, too, along with...

Yep, that's what I was thinking, too, along with relatively heavy wheels. Then again, it's a size small.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 07:29 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I don't think my Propel is all that light. The...

I don't think my Propel is all that light. The bike and the scale are both in the garage, so I'll be back in a minute.

17.1# and my wife's Amira is 16.8#
02-26-21, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1,027
Sticky Banned Users
Views: 442,590
Posted By Trsnrtr

recumbentbikes - permanent - spammer

recumbentbikes - permanent - spammer
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

If you guys don't stop, I'm going to have to go...

If you guys don't stop, I'm going to have to go to the garage and weigh my Propel and my wife's Amira which despite having heavier wheels weighs slightly less than mine, IIRC.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 04:51 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I only watch it when I'm doing a lot of indoor...

I only watch it when I'm doing a lot of indoor stuff because it's easy to see results. Once I go outside in the Spring, I'm done looking at it til next winter. At my age, it's all BS anyway.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

My wife and I are going out with our old guys...

My wife and I are going out with our old guys group. I'm sure it will be excruciating because my wife and I are the only ones who spent our Winter doing indoor. The rest of the old guys did not. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I did an indoor test a couple weeks ago and...

I did an indoor test a couple weeks ago and depending upon the program, I got numbers from 182 to 192. Training Peaks estimated 185 so I'm going with that.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I'm close to that.

I'm close to that.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

You guys are going to give me a complex. My last...

You guys are going to give me a complex. My last FTP was 185. :(
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

2 w/Kg for more than a few minutes is more than...

2 w/Kg for more than a few minutes is more than my 69-3/4 y.o. body can do.

I better have another cup of coffee to soothe my soul.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-21, 08:18 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

My family tried to convince me to go through...

My family tried to convince me to go through rehab but gave up after 4-5 years or so. Actually, my wife gave in and joined me after a couple years but it took my parents and siblings a lot longer to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Its a wonder drug.

Its a wonder drug.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-21, 09:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 294
Posted By Trsnrtr

I've done it a few times. That's why I bought an...

I've done it a few times. That's why I bought an adjustable reamer.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-21, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 294
Posted By Trsnrtr

I've used an adjustable reamer shave a little off...

I've used an adjustable reamer shave a little off the inside. You can buy one at tool stores.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

We're headed for 40F today. And, maybe 50 by...

We're headed for 40F today. And, maybe 50 by Saturday. Whoopee!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

This just came up at our house when we were...

This just came up at our house when we were putting away Christmas crap. We were standing in our utility/storage room looking at all of the crammed shelving units and we both mentioned how much...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-21, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

That's exactly what we figured out.

That's exactly what we figured out.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-21, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yes, we did that when we sold our house. Our...

Yes, we did that when we sold our house. Our house, garage, basement, etc. never looked better or cleaner. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Same. I lay something on top the saddle like a...

Same. I lay something on top the saddle like a board or hard back book and then use a torpedo level. Luckily, I'm one of those fit-sensitive people who senses immediately when my fit is out of...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Eat your heart out... Seriously, after 18...

Eat your heart out... Seriously, after 18 straight days of indoor, it was weird having to steer and balance, again! :D
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-21, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I hated being attached to it.

I hated being attached to it.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-21, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Being a highway construction engineer, I worked...

Being a highway construction engineer, I worked outside for 30 some years until I got promoted to management which lasted 6 years before I retired early, mainly because they promoted me to a desk. :D
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Classic. I owned several of those. Usually had to...

Classic. I owned several of those. Usually had to replace them because the strap would come loose and the rear tire would rub a hole in the bag. One time I was riding along and heard a tinkling...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I haven't had a real ride since 2/2, thank God...

I haven't had a real ride since 2/2, thank God for feedback trainers and modern programs or I'd be crankier than I usually am. We get a warm up starting on Sunday but we have another 3" forecast so...
02-19-21, 05:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 803
Posted By Trsnrtr

Good to hear, OTG. I think about you every now...

Good to hear, OTG. I think about you every now and then because you are the only one I know who has had a Gleason score of 5+5 and an orchiectomy.

BTW, I sought you out on Strava and requested to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-21, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

What he said. :thumb:

What he said. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Exactly.

Exactly.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I read the instructions that came with the...

I read the instructions that came with the disposal in our new house and basically, after reading the list of foods that you arent supposed to run through it, I determined that its a worthless...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Sorry for jumping in. I apologize. I don't...

Sorry for jumping in. I apologize. I don't spend all day on here and often I speed read to get caught up. Un-insulated waste pipes could be a problem if they are blocked and causing water to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 02:20 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Bingo. In my near 40 years of highway work, I...

Bingo. In my near 40 years of highway work, I don't ever remember a frozen sanitary sewer pipe or even a frozen storm sewer which would be more likely. Neither are designed to hold water but to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Remember when they were primarily a pannier/bag...

Remember when they were primarily a pannier/bag manufacturer long before they got in to bicycle manufacturing? Their logo was a train station.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I's been the early '90s since I installed any...

I's been the early '90s since I installed any tubulars but stretching is paramount. Also, it helps if you have a centering tool or at least the thumbs of an Olympic thumb wrestler to get the tire...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Easier to keep up with, too. I did my...

Easier to keep up with, too.

I did my neighbor's driveway after I did my own this morning. I'm trying to balance my karma scales. Seriously, they are young professionals with a baby on the way...
02-18-21, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 502
Posted By Trsnrtr

I ordered direct from Wahoo a week or so ago. ...

I ordered direct from Wahoo a week or so ago. Came in a few days.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-21, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

That was the start of my woes, too. After that,...

That was the start of my woes, too. After that, it would need a boost if I left the door open for even 10-15, luckily it was usually in my driveway while I was doing something. After it did it two...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-16-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yes, it does.

Yes, it does.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-16-21, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

I had to put a battery in my three year old...

I had to put a battery in my three year old Odyssey, also $180. While shopping around, I was told that new cars have a lot of electronics and just opening the driver's door energizes a lot of...
Forum: Introductions
02-16-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By Trsnrtr

Same here, bring on the better weather. Welcome!

Same here, bring on the better weather. Welcome!
Forum: Introductions
02-16-21, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By Trsnrtr

Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Introductions
02-16-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By Trsnrtr

Welcome! Our users in the Classic & Vintage...

Welcome! Our users in the Classic & Vintage forum are knowledgeable about almost every bike made and our Mechanics section can help you fix anything. Have fun!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

WhyFi , we may need to do an intervention.

WhyFi , we may need to do an intervention.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-21, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7,786
Views: 114,253
Posted By Trsnrtr

My son had a problem with going #2 at school and...

My son had a problem with going #2 at school and combined with a crappy diet, would also go a few days without voiding his bowels and the end result would be me disimpacting a toilet.

Our family...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.