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Posted By McBTC

FSA, Opera, Richie, Easton...

FSA, Opera, Richie, Easton...
01-16-20, 08:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 266
Posted By McBTC

Ditto re, 70- I ride every third day. Nearest I...

Ditto re, 70- I ride every third day. Nearest I can tell, cycling is the best sport, with maybe an implant here and there, and... Aleve. And, wishing I could squeeze a 28 on the rear.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-20, 08:39 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,135
Posted By McBTC

With the latest Shimano 11-speed, 11-34 cassette...

With the latest Shimano 11-speed, 11-34 cassette can be retrofitted to in an older 10-speed hub (you either need or don't need the spacer) and now gives you a 1-to-1 gear option with the...
Forum: Touring
01-16-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 182
Posted By McBTC

They don't look like they'll work well with toe...

They don't look like they'll work well with toe clips...
01-14-20, 07:03 PM
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Views: 103
Posted By McBTC

Yep - low gear is first second third and high...

Yep - low gear is first second third and high gear 7 8 9 10 11?
Forum: Foo
01-12-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 518
Posted By McBTC

​​​​Good Good to hear... I'm trying that next.

​​​​Good Good to hear... I'm trying that next.
11-08-19, 11:38 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,965
Posted By McBTC

If you enjoy a double wrap, you may be interested...

If you enjoy a double wrap, you may be interested in what was a new discovery for me and is working great- for your next wrap over existing tape but just the top part of the bars starting from the...
Forum: Touring
10-23-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,285
Posted By McBTC

Been a long while but I can remember, gravy and...

Been a long while but I can remember, gravy and biscuits in the morning and fried chicken gizzards sold like popcorn at the register of a
roadside liquor store were on the menu...
10-21-19, 11:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,585
Posted By McBTC

meanwhile, you can deal with MN mechanically by...

meanwhile, you can deal with MN mechanically by increasing the space between (usual location) the 3rd and 4th toes--e.g., the strategic placement of a small roll of something like moleskin on the...
10-21-19, 10:57 AM
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Views: 51,021
Posted By McBTC

is like... letting the air out of your tires to...

is like... letting the air out of your tires to slow down when pedaling into a headwind.
10-19-19, 01:44 PM
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Views: 41,068
Posted By McBTC

Drop IPA's and you'll start losing a pound a...

Drop IPA's and you'll start losing a pound a week...
10-19-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By McBTC

They're probably is a limit screw that you need...

They're probably is a limit screw that you need to adjust.
Forum: Foo
10-19-19, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8,452
Views: 833,071
Posted By McBTC

Superman...

Superman...
10-19-19, 01:28 PM
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Views: 653
Posted By McBTC

Probably about like white handlebar tape......

Probably about like white handlebar tape... getting grease off of plastic probably requires solvent or something abrasive... try something counterintuitive like olive oil and follow that with some...
10-17-19, 08:17 PM
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Posted By McBTC

Seemed to work out for me... the top of the bars...

Seemed to work out for me... the top of the bars was badly worn but the drops were just dirty and and then cork tape never seems long enough to do the job especially with gel pads.
10-17-19, 08:13 PM
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Posted By McBTC

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Black and white...
10-11-19, 06:29 AM
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Views: 949
Posted By McBTC

Been drinking a lot of beer?

Been drinking a lot of beer?
10-10-19, 01:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,692
Posted By McBTC

When 'ya got horse-to-barn syndrome...

When 'ya got horse-to-barn syndrome...
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Views: 842
Posted By McBTC

NOS, I'd pay up for that...

NOS, I'd pay up for that...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,123
Posted By McBTC

Schedule yourself - you're doing about 1,500 mi a...

Schedule yourself - you're doing about 1,500 mi a yr now so, ride 12-13 mi... every 3 days. Just take a minute to put it on your phone's calendar going out for years. Don't let anyone screw with it...
Replies: 30
Views: 1,634
Posted By McBTC

My Vig was a Bianchi--

My Vig was a Bianchi--
10-04-19, 08:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,252
Posted By McBTC

... Not sure about that anymore... ...

... Not sure about that anymore...

https://scholar.google.com/scholar?hl=en&as_sdt=0,5&as_vis=1&qsp=1&q=effects+of+anaerobic+training&qst=br#d=gs_qabs&u=%23p%3DSwQJshIk6i8J
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Views: 1,595
Posted By McBTC

If it fits I'd say absolutely... 853 is magic and...

If it fits I'd say absolutely... 853 is magic and I'm sure old school Ultegra is just as good as my modern 105. I essentially sold my old bicentennial Zurich for about what I bought it for and I'd...
10-04-19, 05:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,252
Posted By McBTC

I definitely was doing it wrong for the longest...

I definitely was doing it wrong for the longest time because, once I was diagnosed with moderate arthritis in the left hip, and was informed I'd picked the best exercise possible and so long as I'm...
09-17-19, 10:54 AM
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Posted By McBTC

I guess for most -- even for those having some...

I guess for most -- even for those having some positive experience with joint-replacement -- is, how long a time is 'long' (e.g., a few years?) if taking some Aleve can help put off surgery while...
09-08-19, 08:56 PM
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Posted By McBTC

Or, an x-ray... thinking for quite a while I had...

Or, an x-ray... thinking for quite a while I had a groin-pull, I was awakened to the fact I had moderate osteo in my left hip. Now, I must pay attention to ride within my new limitations or require...
Forum: Foo
07-25-19, 04:17 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,112
Posted By McBTC

Remember how you identified the end of your job?...

Remember how you identified the end of your job? I think it was something like a card each with just, /* followed by, /& .... You'd submit your deck and come back the next day after it ran to get...
07-23-19, 08:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,625
Posted By McBTC

Just a thought but, going back a bit to the '60s,...

Just a thought but, going back a bit to the '60s, pro football was big when the AFL and NFL were separate and then, after the merge, the Superbowl brawl between the AFC and the NFC brought interest,...
07-20-19, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,625
Posted By McBTC

Amazing the miles of TDF spectators along the roads

Never seen so many... this year. On today's climb up the Tourmaline, it was said, people had walked there?? Noisy too... a constant din. Thankfully, the French apparently have outlawed vuvuzellas.
07-20-19, 08:59 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

I think some folks don't realize how much the...

I think some folks don't realize how much the earpiece on their sunglasses may block their side vision...
07-20-19, 08:50 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

There has been an update since the accident......

There has been an update since the accident... The biker that was killed was 70 and the injured biker was 63. Both were riding in the bike lane and were said to have had the right of way. Both bikers...
Forum: Foo
07-20-19, 08:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,054
Posted By McBTC

A 22 oz bottle of Belgian ale can be a lot more...

A 22 oz bottle of Belgian ale can be a lot more alcohol than a crowler of red lager... I hear that in some cultures people drink wine all day starting at breakfast but they dilute the wine with...
Forum: Foo
07-18-19, 08:16 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,112
Posted By McBTC

Maybe Woodstock was a big deal at the time...

Maybe Woodstock was a big deal at the time because thousands of young women were giving it up to long-haired dropouts with a Chevy van and a bag of weed. Most all of the artists were 10-years older...
07-18-19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

So what are you saying, these cyclists both swung...

So what are you saying, these cyclists both swung wide to avoid hitting a car in the roadway and were subsequently run over by the car exiting the garage, not guessing the SUV wouldn't stop at merely...
07-17-19, 06:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

Drawing on personal experience (I had someone...

Drawing on personal experience (I had someone pull out in front of front of me at fairly low speed), which may have nothing to do with this specific situation... The car coming from the right...
Forum: Foo
07-17-19, 05:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,054
Posted By McBTC

If you try to pass a law that we should add...

If you try to pass a law that we should add vitamins to the cheap wine... you're a humanitarian and an empathetic realist.
Forum: Foo
07-17-19, 05:09 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,112
Posted By McBTC

Well obviously - it's nothing I said...

Well obviously - it's nothing I said...
Forum: Foo
07-16-19, 05:17 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,112
Posted By McBTC

Durbin poison dude...

Durbin poison dude...
Forum: Foo
07-16-19, 05:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,054
Posted By McBTC

Differences between, being a wino, a lush, or drinking a bottle of red wine a days...

I'm thinking it's probably not the same... e.g., a lush may be drinking three bottles a day.
07-16-19, 04:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

"Authorities said the incident is the 26th fatal...

"Authorities said the incident is the 26th fatal collision that occurred in San Jose this year.

Gene Hill, a resident of the area for 47 years, says drivers can be seen rolling through nearby stop...
07-15-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,454
Posted By McBTC

Two bikers down

One already died and the other... San Jose, CA


https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Bicyclists-Struck-SUV-San-Jose-512732871.html
07-04-19, 07:59 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

I would think, not surprising in as much as it...

I would think, not surprising in as much as it reinforces what most people believe - that cardiovascular health involves more than just the heart... It includes the web of all of the blood vessels in...
07-03-19, 07:04 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

Going back to the original observation noted in...

Going back to the original observation noted in the article, running is difficult from the onset because you are horizontal vs, swimming, for example - the heart has more to overcome compared to...
06-29-19, 02:26 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

true, true... you need a regular exercise that's...

true, true... you need a regular exercise that's enough to afford the calories for a pint of beer...
06-27-19, 04:13 PM
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Posted By McBTC

Years ago but I remember something similar - wife...

Years ago but I remember something similar - wife and I attended our yearly pilgrimage to the river at the hottest time of year (late August, Lake Havasu-Mohave AZ area) AND WE THOUGHT WE HAD...
06-27-19, 03:52 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

I do not know how translatable it is to the...

I do not know how translatable it is to the general population but, as for myself, I could never run a marathon, but I can imagine that if everything went perfectly in my training schedule for the...
06-27-19, 09:27 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

It's probably a debate in itself as to whether...

It's probably a debate in itself as to whether running a marathon and cycling a century are roughly equivalent but I can't think of any exercise that tops the TdF, requiring on average about a...
06-26-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

Just a thought but, it may be that it's easier to...

Just a thought but, it may be that it's easier to get yourself way beyond the level of exertion you ever intended--e.g., having a great workout only to appreciate when you return to go that you've...
06-25-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

Go going back to the original article, however...

Go going back to the original article, however accurate or inaccurate it may be, it was pointed out that the longevity of cyclists is greater than that of runners... They're definitely are trade offs...
06-25-19, 10:20 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,190
Posted By McBTC

In S. Cali I've seen many >60 year old runners...

In S. Cali I've seen many >60 year old runners and definitely see all of them as on the tail of superior fitness compared to the general population but... giving all of them their well-deserved due,...
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