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09-23-20, 08:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 636
Posted By OldTryGuy

SERIOUSLY >>> moved from NJ to FL in 1986. :D...

SERIOUSLY >>> moved from NJ to FL in 1986. :D Things were awesome until Prostate Cancer whacked me down in 2015 and treatment began with a bilateral orchiectomy. Believe me when I say that it took...
09-22-20, 03:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 231
Posted By OldTryGuy

Agree with ^^^ and would give it a try then...

Agree with ^^^ and would give it a try then review it if given one.
09-20-20, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By OldTryGuy

Can you no hands and wave?

Can you no hands and wave?
09-19-20, 06:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 873
Posted By OldTryGuy

What exactly does one mean by that? :foo:

What exactly does one mean by that? :foo:
09-19-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By OldTryGuy

Great news about the bike!!! and good 4 u 2....

Great news about the bike!!! and good 4 u 2. :lol:

BTW, video would have been nice.
09-18-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 695
Posted By OldTryGuy

The way I prepared for my 2015, 2016 and 2017 Six...

The way I prepared for my 2015, 2016 and 2017 Six Gap Century 103 miles with 11,000' living in SW FL where 100 miles has 80' was to ride 53/12 for 2 to 3 mile straights at 15mph to 18mph standing....
09-15-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,998
Posted By OldTryGuy

Even BEFORE shoulder replacement, IN CAR = OUT OF...

Even BEFORE shoulder replacement, IN CAR = OUT OF WEATHER, NO BIRD POOP and AWAY FROM REAR END IMPACT
09-14-20, 05:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,128
Posted By OldTryGuy

:thumb:

:thumb:
09-13-20, 05:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 873
Posted By OldTryGuy

:thumb: :thumb:

:thumb: :thumb:
09-13-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,617
Posted By OldTryGuy

While driving last week on a 45mph speed limit 2...

While driving last week on a 45mph speed limit 2 lanes both direction with a center island AND A SIDEWALK just feet away I had a 3 wheel trike rider riding salmon style in a bike lane. :foo:
09-13-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By OldTryGuy

Exactly the results one would hope for. BTW, one...

Exactly the results one would hope for. BTW, one can have a PSA Test done at any chosen time without the need of a script from a doctor. Certain labs have the necessary information online and the...
09-13-20, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By OldTryGuy

Irritation does indeed cause erroneous PSA...

Irritation does indeed cause erroneous PSA readings AND ingesting certain meds and foods can mask a true reading by lowering the number. Fluctuations can be a cause for concern but even more so is a...
09-13-20, 07:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 891
Posted By OldTryGuy

The "words of caution" were my FIL's way of...

The "words of caution" were my FIL's way of making sure I knew when handling his 38' classic wooden Matthews or 40' fiberglass trawler or 50' wooden cruiser that even as slow as we were moving bigger...
09-13-20, 07:00 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,617
Posted By OldTryGuy

Written by a "non pavement pounder?" :innocent:....

Written by a "non pavement pounder?" :innocent:. I can't RUN thanks to bone on bone knees from bowed legs so my 5K's to marathons and up to 33 mile WALKS do not create the impact forces that many...
09-13-20, 06:26 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,409
Posted By OldTryGuy

Did you know that GR completed Ironman World...

Did you know that GR completed Ironman World Championship Triathlon in Kona at 46yo in 14:04:48, so he's earned his Spandex. :D
09-13-20, 03:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,228
Posted By OldTryGuy

Personal experience required a total frame...

Personal experience required a total frame stripping, soaking with Blaster and then clamping seat post in a vice and twist.



Different frame materials requires different compounds, or not.
09-13-20, 03:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 891
Posted By OldTryGuy

r.e. - sailboats / Anthony Trollope's -- "That's...

r.e. - sailboats / Anthony Trollope's -- "That's a horse of another colour altogether."
09-12-20, 06:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 891
Posted By OldTryGuy

I live by my FIL's advice taken from the scores...

I live by my FIL's advice taken from the scores of years he spent boating --- BIG BOAT RULES ...
09-08-20, 05:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just a GOOD LUCK with your visit today. I...

Just a GOOD LUCK with your visit today.


I would HIGHLY recommend that the viewing of the following video(can skip forward to 15:00 to bypass chit-chat) while not meant as a decision changer for...
09-06-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By OldTryGuy

CaptMike, not meaning to pry BUT --- Did you...

CaptMike, not meaning to pry BUT ---
Did you obtain a 2nd opinion on the biopsy results ???
Did you have a TRUS Biopsy or a FAR MORE ACCURATE GUIDED using a 3Tmp MRI ???
What was your GLEASON...
09-03-20, 04:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 719
Posted By OldTryGuy

Pameelamb, I have no issues with your first...

Pameelamb, I have no issues with your first post's descriptive terminology as long as you are having fun!!! :thumb:
09-03-20, 03:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 471
Posted By OldTryGuy

Embrocation cream if you find wearing warmers to...

Embrocation cream if you find wearing warmers to be restricting flex.

https://www.bicycling.com/training/a20050540/6-things-you-didn-t-know-about-embro/
08-31-20, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,370
Posted By OldTryGuy

How did I get weaker all of a sudden? In my...

How did I get weaker all of a sudden?

In my case it was a Gleason 10 diagnosis followed by the bi-lateral orchiectomy that began my treatment protocol. :( Use it before you lose it.
08-29-20, 07:38 PM
Replies: 25,516
Views: 2,524,281
Posted By OldTryGuy

Got out at 12:15AM this HOT n HUMID morning. Moon...

Got out at 12:15AM this HOT n HUMID morning. Moon approaching FULL and was hoping to see the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket go up at 2:04AM but it was scrubbed. Completed the ride...
08-29-20, 07:26 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,120
Posted By OldTryGuy

Wife's name and my name were hand painted in...

Wife's name and my name were hand painted in script on our *Anything You Want* "Elite" Paramounts

https://waterfordbikes.com/w/culture/paramount/paramounts-in-waterford-1980-1994/

" ... Marc...
08-27-20, 02:09 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,152
Posted By OldTryGuy

thinking maybe a Diamond Frame style as apposed...

thinking maybe a Diamond Frame style as apposed to Recumbent (Bent) :foo:
08-24-20, 05:35 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,661
Posted By OldTryGuy

3 on crank, SW 5sp + 3 cog = 45 on my Bassett...

3 on crank, SW 5sp + 3 cog = 45 on my Bassett Racing Cruiser
08-23-20, 09:19 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 4,865
Posted By OldTryGuy

At beginning I wore and now just carry ...

At beginning I wore and now just carry



JUST had a disbelieving, it's all a hoax and QA--- following family friend be diagnosed. :rolleyes:
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-20, 05:39 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,420
Posted By OldTryGuy

Aesthetics will not help me ride farther or...

Aesthetics will not help me ride farther or faster so below function.
08-22-20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,128
Posted By OldTryGuy

Left the tips to others but will mention that I...

Left the tips to others but will mention that I am pleased that you had a great time and will be moving up. Well Done :thumb: :thumb:
08-22-20, 12:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,534
Posted By OldTryGuy

Insulated bottles to start with. Fill one 1/2...

Insulated bottles to start with. Fill one 1/2 full other to 3/4 and in freezer overnight or earlier when I ride my Midnight Madness 100 milers. When heading out in goes the ice cubes to top then cold...
08-22-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 9,321
Posted By OldTryGuy

Think'n I'm in need of sum splain'n cause this...

Think'n I'm in need of sum splain'n cause this conversat'n gots me corn fused. :foo: I always thought West Texas started in El Paso

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UVVS5-9HvA
08-18-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,802
Posted By OldTryGuy

Giant also has the ability to weave the cf thread...

Giant also has the ability to weave the cf thread into sheets of whatever design/strength they need for the frame's purpose.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSUKM3bvcyk
08-16-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,774
Posted By OldTryGuy

'ride your age+1'. Nicely done. :thumb: :thumb:...

'ride your age+1'. Nicely done. :thumb: :thumb: Time spent on the saddle was my solution to longer rides. For my 70th in July it was 2 x age +1.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-20, 05:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 305
Posted By OldTryGuy

Out of garage at 12:29AM yesterday in 81F and...

Out of garage at 12:29AM yesterday in 81F and high humidity conditions. Was planning on a 75/100 miler but back in garage after 57 miles dripping wet. Relaxed a bit after shower and then back out as...
08-16-20, 05:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,774
Posted By OldTryGuy

Some good advice and examples given on how we are...

Some good advice and examples given on how we are all different and unique. r.e. - quote by Dr. George Sheehan a renown cardiologist and Record Holder runner >>>​“We are each an experiment of one.
A...
08-16-20, 02:34 AM
Replies: 25,516
Views: 2,524,281
Posted By OldTryGuy

Out of garage at 12:29AM yesterday in 81F and...

Out of garage at 12:29AM yesterday in 81F and high humidity conditions. Was planning on a 75/100 miler but back in garage after 57 miles dripping wet. Relaxed a bit after shower and then back out as...
08-15-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 629
Posted By OldTryGuy

Being a Schwinn Store we had the 20", 24" and 6'...

Being a Schwinn Store we had the 20", 24" and 6' Giraffe. https://bikehistory.org/bikes/unicycle/

We had a narrow passage between repair shop benches so I would hop on and rock front/back while...
08-14-20, 10:04 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,498
Posted By OldTryGuy

WELL, just past 12AM and heading out without...

WELL, just past 12AM and heading out without anything since dinner. Going for a 75 miler to 100 so Catch y'all on the flip side
08-14-20, 01:43 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,933
Posted By OldTryGuy

k :d

k :d
08-13-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,933
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just splitting hairs. :D When wife and I sold...

Just splitting hairs. :D When wife and I sold Schwinn, they were CHICAGO or GREENVILLE and also the APPROVED. My P15-9 was Schwinn Factory and after the shut down by Ed Schwinn I give the credit to...
08-13-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,433
Posted By OldTryGuy

I am certain of your awesome abilities plus given...

I am certain of your awesome abilities plus given the right gearing, simply change out what is needed, you would make it to the end.

GO - 4 - IT !!
08-13-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,498
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just how early is "EARLY MORNING?" After...

Just how early is "EARLY MORNING?"


After 90 minutes (or less) of a quick nap I will head out 10pm, 11pm, 12:01am, 1am -- basically whenever -- on nothing eaten because of dinner 5 hours earlier...
08-13-20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,933
Posted By OldTryGuy

https://waterfordbikes.com/w/culture/paramount/par...

https://waterfordbikes.com/w/culture/paramount/paramounts-in-waterford-1980-1994/from ^^^

"...From 1980 forward, Paramount became know as PDG for Paramount design group. Below is their first decal...
Forum: Foo
08-11-20, 04:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,270
Posted By OldTryGuy

Always thought this was a "My My My Sharona"...

Always thought this was a "My My My Sharona" eraser >>>

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0aqLwHP4y6Q
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,012
Posted By OldTryGuy

Glad to read that you are "back on the saddle." ...

Glad to read that you are "back on the saddle."

I've been down so many times that when people ask, "How you doing?" my reply is "I'm still vertical so doing good."

Wishing you have plenty of...
08-10-20, 05:34 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 12,984
Posted By OldTryGuy

Had some 0.0 Heineken at 2AM this morning and it...

Had some 0.0 Heineken at 2AM this morning and it was very refreshing. At 69 calories for 11.2oz much easier on the waist. Waiting for Budweiser's 0.0 at 50 calories and ZERO SUGAR for 12oz to show...
08-09-20, 03:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,931
Posted By OldTryGuy

LOOKING GOOD so far. Your determination is...

LOOKING GOOD so far. Your determination is definitely inspiring BUT not enough for this 70yo who wouldn't mind being 52 1/2. :50:
08-07-20, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 769
Posted By OldTryGuy

Just thinking that a Gastroenterologist or a...

Just thinking that a Gastroenterologist or a Urologist might be familiar with this issue.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-20, 08:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,434
Posted By OldTryGuy

The person who "posted" the ride leads the ride....

The person who "posted" the ride leads the ride. If the leader wants to give others a chance to "pull" just let it be known what the pace is to be held at and how long on the front. If others wish to...
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