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01-25-21, 02:29 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 6,580
Posted By drbarney1

I don't trust spoke nuts enough to try it.

There is no guarantee it would have worked but the replacement wheels were a 100% way to eliminate the problem. I also like the style of the mag wheels better than spokes. The ebay seller claims they...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-19-20, 04:02 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 9,316
Posted By drbarney1

I have a soft spot in my heart, and some would...

I have a soft spot in my heart, and some would say in my brain, for single-ended triode amplifiers using radio station transmitter tubes. You could buy the WAVAC833A stereo amplifier for $350,000....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 52,136
Posted By drbarney1

What an interesting style of how to compose the...

What an interesting style of how to compose the muscles in your body. I can do chin-ups, 6 reps with 75 pounds added to a weight belt and 8 to 9 with 50 pounds added but I only weigh about 155 pounds...
03-30-20, 04:25 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,200
Posted By drbarney1

It is a Futuro house designed by the Finnish...

It is a Futuro house designed by the Finnish architect Matti Suuronen in 1968. I have lived in mine since 1977. I bought it as manufacture of these houses ended and I will never live in any other...
03-23-20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,200
Posted By drbarney1

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Green always was my favorite color. Years ago I got...
03-23-20, 05:28 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 39,040
Posted By drbarney1

I am 73 years old and I have been exercising,...

I am 73 years old and I have been exercising, relying on bicycles since my 30's because I always do poorly in the job market and can't afford to drive everywhere, I always did some body weight...
02-04-20, 06:07 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 39,040
Posted By drbarney1

To me life has already ended when one becomes an...

To me life has already ended when one becomes an invalid so there is no reason to prolong it. I would rather have a shorter but healthy life while I live than a long life hobbling on an aluminum...
12-29-19, 08:35 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 17,365
Posted By drbarney1

Over the years I have accumulated fountain pens....

Over the years I have accumulated fountain pens. I import my ink from the Herbin ink company which has been in business since 1680. They probably sold ink to Voltaire and Balzac, but they have...
12-23-19, 01:36 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 17,365
Posted By drbarney1

It has been a couple of years since I spent some...

It has been a couple of years since I spent some of what I was earning but I designed and built my own stereo amplifier using AM radio station transmitting tubes and 1000Volts to power it. You cannot...
12-17-19, 09:51 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 61,001
Posted By drbarney1

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12-16-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 61,001
Posted By drbarney1

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Here is my entry.
12-11-19, 02:53 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 60,235
Posted By drbarney1

I made my own rear light assembly which has a 12...

I made my own rear light assembly which has a 12 Volt lithium battery and an automotive flashing unit to power it. After using it a few months I got inspired to add turn signals when I found cheap...
09-30-19, 04:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,856
Posted By drbarney1

Tires for Road Use

Years ago I was submitted as a candidate for the job of flight simulator technician for a large and famous flight training corporation. I had more qualifications that anyone else. When the manager...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 21,832
Posted By drbarney1

No, I have a low budget steel mountain bike with...

No, I have a low budget steel mountain bike with magnesium wheels. Later this week I will install a 1959 Cadillac bullet tail light with a flashing LED and a lithium battery....
07-15-19, 01:39 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 22,899
Posted By drbarney1

Make amateur bodybuilding a permanent part of...

Make amateur bodybuilding a permanent part of your life, doing 40 to 60 minutes of working with weights at a minimum of 3 days a week preferably 6 days a week. Get started with an online coaching...
Forum: Touring
05-27-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,086
Posted By drbarney1

I choose vegetarian because I don't think I have...

I choose vegetarian because I don't think I have a right to kill sentient creatures when I don't have to in order to be healthy. However, I would be willing to eat really vicious and cruel creatures,...
05-06-19, 06:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,928
Posted By drbarney1

My economy bike has a disc brake in front and...

My economy bike has a disc brake in front and calipers in the rear. The disc brake does not quite make the front wheel skid but the rear brake does and I think it is because the mechanical advantage...
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