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Forum: Commuting
06-26-19, 10:46 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

Drove again today... yesterday i dropped of the...

Drove again today... yesterday i dropped of the commuter for some TLC. rear cable to derailleur; advise if new cassette is warranted, brought one in that I had bought, it might have been the cable...
Forum: Commuting
06-24-19, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

i broke my rear derailleur cable on the way in...

i broke my rear derailleur cable on the way in Friday. I had my wife pick me up because it broke about half way in and it was pretty tough riding in 2 gears to work. I had a charity ride Saturday and...
Forum: Commuting
06-24-19, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 99,142
Posted By RidingMatthew

hope you had fenders on that bike! :innocent:

hope you had fenders on that bike! :innocent:
Forum: Commuting
06-20-19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 13,173
Posted By RidingMatthew

I was not trying to smart Alec just figured I...

I was not trying to smart Alec just figured I would ask Tom based on his posting about riding this bike today and a different tomorrow.


I know but also just have a picture in my mind based on tv...
Forum: Commuting
06-20-19, 03:56 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 13,173
Posted By RidingMatthew

Sorry about that robertorolfo what do you do? 🥴

Sorry about that robertorolfo what do you do? 🥴
Forum: Commuting
06-20-19, 08:19 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,639
Posted By RidingMatthew

Skipjacks you are over thinking it. you already...

Skipjacks you are over thinking it. you already have tires use them up and then get another pair later or get the tires and see which you like better.
Forum: Commuting
06-20-19, 07:21 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,639
Posted By RidingMatthew

yes:thumb:

yes:thumb:
Forum: Commuting
06-20-19, 07:19 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 13,173
Posted By RidingMatthew

that is impressive from my limited understanding...

that is impressive from my limited understanding of NYC and the limitations on space. thanks for the answer Tom!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 18,544
Views: 3,657,233
Posted By RidingMatthew

some new pearl izumi elite gel gloves. I had a...

some new pearl izumi elite gel gloves. I had a pair from April 2016 and no matter how many times i wash they don't smell pleasant. well that and don't absorb any shock anymore and are so loose they...
06-14-19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1,035
Views: 134,786
Posted By RidingMatthew

thank you curttard that is what I was planning to...

thank you curttard that is what I was planning to do since I rode from Cumberland to Pittsburgh a few years back.
Forum: Commuting
06-13-19, 02:30 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 13,173
Posted By RidingMatthew

how do you store them all in NYC?

how do you store them all in NYC?
Forum: Commuting
06-13-19, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

drove yesterday and we got buckets of rain in the...

drove yesterday and we got buckets of rain in the afternoon through evening to early AM. i think it stopped around 3am Severe flooding warnings. I rode this morning and only found a few rain drops...
06-13-19, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1,035
Views: 134,786
Posted By RidingMatthew

that is really nice. i hope to ride the C& O next...

that is really nice. i hope to ride the C& O next year. better to go from Cumberland to DC or other way around?
Forum: Commuting
06-11-19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

great ride in this morning. around 60F and dry....

great ride in this morning. around 60F and dry. we have had a ton of rain. We got at least 3.5" from Friday to Sunday 3pm or so. Another storm came and I haven't checked the gauge since.

I would...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-19, 12:11 PM
Replies: 18,544
Views: 3,657,233
Posted By RidingMatthew

new gloves

some pearl izumi gloves
Forum: Commuting
06-06-19, 06:45 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,639
Posted By RidingMatthew

My eyes! ouch HAHA thank you for the laugh......

My eyes! ouch HAHA thank you for the laugh... :roflmao:
Forum: Commuting
06-05-19, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

we just had a nice storm roll through. but i...

we just had a nice storm roll through. but i think it stopped raining. if I rode today i probably would have been fine
stupid paranoid weather apps.
Forum: Commuting
06-05-19, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,562
Posted By RidingMatthew

yes i used gatorskin tires on my cyclocross...

yes
i used gatorskin tires on my cyclocross bike and would swap to cyclocross for rail trail riding for a touch wider tire. it all really depends on the frame.
06-05-19, 09:31 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,074
Posted By RidingMatthew

i ring my knog oi twice because once it sounds...

i ring my knog oi twice because once it sounds like an iPhone text message and usually say "coming up behind you!"
Forum: Commuting
06-05-19, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

mgw4jc we have weather reports here for 80%...

mgw4jc we have weather reports here for 80% chance of t storms.. be careful... they say could be severe here.
06-05-19, 07:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,684
Posted By RidingMatthew

thanks FlashBazbo I am currently riding on 650b x...

thanks FlashBazbo I am currently riding on 650b x 47mm Byways. they said that 650 x 2.1" WTB nanos are too much tire. I think they would be slow but cushion would be nice. I told wife for the ride...
Forum: Commuting
06-05-19, 06:51 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

darth_lefty what kind of cameras did you get? do...

darth_lefty what kind of cameras did you get? do you have one or two cameras?

You ride a recumbent?


I drove today its Wednesday (80% chance of t storms) and cant get from work to the house...
06-04-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,684
Posted By RidingMatthew

FlashBazbo how do you like the Elwood tires? ...

FlashBazbo how do you like the Elwood tires?

I am doing the unpaved pennsylvannia ride and am considering putting them on my journeyman instead of the byways i use for commuting.
Forum: Commuting
06-04-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

I rode the long way home yesterday. A little...

I rode the long way home yesterday. A little gravel in the middle of my ride. I came home and asked me son to ride the neighborhood. we rode over 3 miles together. :)


I saw a low of 53F this...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-19, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2,557
Views: 603,405
Posted By RidingMatthew

any one know about any deals on bike gloves? I...

any one know about any deals on bike gloves? I had numbness this morning
Forum: Commuting
06-04-19, 07:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,163
Posted By RidingMatthew

cool picture and glad that CA has some rain...

cool picture and glad that CA has some rain stores!
Forum: Commuting
06-03-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

i was off Thursday and Friday so I only had 37...

i was off Thursday and Friday so I only had 37 miles this past week. probably one of the lightest weeks in a long while. Rode this morning and saw 59F on the Garmin. It was brisk on the way in.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-19, 08:04 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,630
Posted By RidingMatthew

I drove past ya'Il this weekend. I was up in the...

I drove past ya'Il this weekend. I was up in the Williamsburg, Jamestown area doing a little history learning with the family.
Forum: Commuting
06-03-19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,163
Posted By RidingMatthew

i am blaming you for all the rain haha !

i am blaming you for all the rain haha !
05-29-19, 08:42 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,644
Posted By RidingMatthew

4-5 pair of black bib shorts, i have 2 pairs of...

4-5 pair of black bib shorts, i have 2 pairs of bib tights no chamois that I wear over my bib shorts. 1 pair of knickers with pad. 1 pair of Mountain biking shorts too.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 06:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,308
Posted By RidingMatthew

it depends on the purpose of the ride

i ride with my phone on unless I know that i have poor cell coverage. For my last charity ride I had poor reception so I put it in air plane mode. I would turn cellular on at the rest stop. When I am...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 06:29 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,695
Posted By RidingMatthew

i used to have cytomax but haven't bought any in...

i used to have cytomax but haven't bought any in a while. I like one bottle water and one bottle Nuun. I like Nuun better than Gatorade personally. It is lighter and less sugar. Although in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 06:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,533
Posted By RidingMatthew

better to fall at 1mph than 40-50mph. that would...

better to fall at 1mph than 40-50mph. that would hurt much worse! :) but the pride still is hurt.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 06:19 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,630
Posted By RidingMatthew

i agree a nice fitting jersey with good stitching...

i agree a nice fitting jersey with good stitching and decent zipper are worth more money... imho
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 06:17 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,630
Posted By RidingMatthew

guess it depends on what you consider big money?...

guess it depends on what you consider big money? I have free jerseys and jerseys i have bought online so far each has their purpose and the get worn.
Forum: Commuting
05-28-19, 11:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,650
Posted By RidingMatthew

noglider someday I will get some. For now he is...

noglider someday I will get some. For now he is just working on using gears, which he did wonderful yesterday around town. Second real ride on his geared bike.
Forum: Commuting
05-28-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

I talked to a guy who rode in it before and he...

I talked to a guy who rode in it before and he said it would make you dizzy.
Forum: Commuting
05-28-19, 07:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,650
Posted By RidingMatthew

I love the mirror on my glasses but when bopping...

I love the mirror on my glasses but when bopping around with my son sometimes I wish that I had a mirror on my bike vs glasses. I have thought about something like this...
05-28-19, 06:55 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 9,327
Posted By RidingMatthew

I love disk brakes and wish I had them on my 2016...

I love disk brakes and wish I had them on my 2016 Cervelo R2. Although they have stopped well even down steep mountains!
Forum: Commuting
05-28-19, 06:45 AM
Replies: 1,034
Views: 99,142
Posted By RidingMatthew

I found a huge turtle this morning. It was at...

I found a huge turtle this morning. It was at least 10" maybe 12" I was going to stop and move him but didn't. I hope i don't find him smashed on the road like I did a few weeks ago.

Yikes :eek:
05-28-19, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1,035
Views: 134,786
Posted By RidingMatthew

TimothyH and BONZAI171 i think it is soo cool...

TimothyH and BONZAI171 i think it is soo cool that people get together and ride from the forums.

Didn't ride gravel but did ride around downtown this weekend with my son !
Forum: Commuting
05-28-19, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

I was off yesterday for Memorial Day. We also had...

I was off yesterday for Memorial Day. We also had pros racing in town this weekend. I watched the ladies race on the computer in the morning then my son and I went downtown to see what was going on....
Forum: Commuting
05-24-19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

Thermometer said 71F this morning but i saw mid...

Thermometer said 71F this morning but i saw mid 60sF on the way in. It was very humid though. Supposed to be super warm already 90F feels like 95F
Replies: 28
Views: 5,053
Posted By RidingMatthew

Thumbs up yes

Well said noglider ! Sorry this is so old didn't meant to resurrect a thread.
05-23-19, 06:28 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,309
Posted By RidingMatthew

Thumbs up that seems like a good price not sure I need...

that seems like a good price not sure I need another light but man for that price it might be worth having on hand.
05-22-19, 06:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,916
Posted By RidingMatthew

thanks pbass I like them or the Elwoods. Although...

thanks pbass I like them or the Elwoods. Although after trying to change my tube (flatted yesterday) yesterday i am not sure I want to mess with changing tires back and forth. I am worried about the...
Forum: Commuting
05-21-19, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

Had a good ride this morning around high 50s to a...

Had a good ride this morning around high 50s to a cool 62 vs the 68 yesterday until i ran over something and it felt weird. sure enough it flatted my tire. 14 miles into my 11 mile commute....
05-21-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,916
Posted By RidingMatthew

pbass how did they feel on the road vs gravel?...

pbass how did they feel on the road vs gravel? did you change PSI or just roll at one PSI?

I think i like these or the Terrene Elwoods

i am trying to decide if I buy some new tires for my...
Forum: Commuting
05-16-19, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 28,511
Posted By RidingMatthew

Great week of commuting even if it was a bit...

Great week of commuting even if it was a bit chillier than it should be for May. I have been wearing my bib tights and jacket with a wool cap in the mornings.

Yesterday was the ride of silence so...
Forum: Commuting
05-16-19, 06:50 AM
Replies: 15,232
Views: 10,932,487
Posted By RidingMatthew

that is a sharp looking bike and set up nicely. ...

that is a sharp looking bike and set up nicely.

how do you like the Arkel trunk bag? I am considering a trunk bag when I don't want to carry panniers. (riding with my son on rail trails etc)
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