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Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 04:35 PM
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Posted By Bah Humbug

How often do you guys beat up RD hangers? Shop...

How often do you guys beat up RD hangers? Shop called and said mine was bent. I suppose that could be from the topple on Thursday, but man, it seems like mine is bent any time anyone looks at it.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Oh yes. I'd be thrilled to be able to drop $5...

Oh yes. I'd be thrilled to be able to drop $5 and ride a century on a good surface. Cheaper than driving to the normal training grounds.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 04:32 PM
Replies: 1,459
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Posted By Bah Humbug

For a couple of hours on Tuesday evenings during...

For a couple of hours on Tuesday evenings during part of the year. And I was stipulating a 20-mile loop. COTA is only 3.4 or so.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Personally, I would have benefitted from a gap...

Personally, I would have benefitted from a gap year anyway to be broken of my high school laziness. The problem is I dont know what can be done productively in a gap year now while still being safe.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Id pay $1/ 20 miles for smooth tarmac with some...

Id pay $1/ 20 miles for smooth tarmac with some terrain and twists, no cars.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

My MUP must be the best one out there, because...

My MUP must be the best one out there, because the few walkers I encounter are just not issues.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Id pay a reasonable toll for access to a really...

Id pay a reasonable toll for access to a really good MUP, like 20 miles of smooth tarmac with no car intersections. It would have to be actually maintained though.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-20, 05:04 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Should go for a walk, but am welded to the couch....

Should go for a walk, but am welded to the couch. Feeling the effects of last week.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Ha, good to know! Yes, we're getting Serenity...

Ha, good to know! Yes, we're getting Serenity Sound Control, which is exactly that. Not the beefy triple-glazed 4" thick ones, but the windows we have now are original, 20 years old, and aluminum. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Sort of. I wish we had known we'd be WFH for the...

Sort of. I wish we had known we'd be WFH for the foreseeable future and just not moved in the first place. The new windows should arrive in a couple of weeks and then I should be able to relax a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Yes. And if that means I go 1x, that's...

Yes. And if that means I go 1x, that's interesting, and they could do semi-wireless by doing a battery to the derailleurs but no the shifters, which simplifies routing. Will they change to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Well but that's part of it - if I'm going to drop...

Well but that's part of it - if I'm going to drop that kind of money on something, I don't want to discover that the spacing or routing requirements are about to change. Like the ill-fated P4, where...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

In other news, wondering now if I should hold off...

In other news, wondering now if I should hold off on the fancy gravel bike for a year to see if the new DA changes anything. Can get an alloy Topstone in the meantime if I get the real hankering to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

I don't, but no, my point was about how whenever,...

I don't, but no, my point was about how whenever, in the real world, someone tells me chicken is excellent it turns out that they mean fried or barbecued chicken.

And yes, people can have...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Ha. But no, I'll be convinced when I start...

Ha. But no, I'll be convinced when I start meeting people in person who are excited by the chicken itself. Not before. It's up there with the exotic pizzas that someone wants in every group, but...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 332
Posted By Bah Humbug

As above, I just can't see many people paying for...

As above, I just can't see many people paying for a special solution to this.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

I never said that, but beef on its own is...

I never said that, but beef on its own is delicious. Chicken? It's like eating beige.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Flour and Crisco are exactly my point, though. ...

Flour and Crisco are exactly my point, though. The chicken you're talking about is breaded and fried, which makes just about anything taste good.

Not moving on this one; my experience in person...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

You're the exception, then. Most people only...

You're the exception, then. Most people only "like" chicken as a vehicle for other flavor.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Honestly, not a fan. But my point is, a steak,...

Honestly, not a fan. But my point is, a steak, cooked on its own, tastes good. Chicken "tastes good" when it's breaded and fried and basted and other effort is put into making it not taste...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Oh, I actually saw three Ellipti-gos at the...

Oh, I actually saw three Ellipti-gos at the Veloway this morning.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

If it tastes good because of the frying, or the...

If it tastes good because of the frying, or the sauce, it doesn't count. Chicken is just terrible, and other fowl are barely better.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Yeah that's on my list of minor nightmares.

Yeah that's on my list of minor nightmares.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Tough week when 200 miles would get fifth. Last...

Tough week when 200 miles would get fifth. Last week that would have been second.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

So you're saying Cervelo miles count double? I...

So you're saying Cervelo miles count double? I could get on board with that.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Oh yes. Remember, I only started riding outside...

Oh yes. Remember, I only started riding outside in the morning when I literally killed my trainer, and that required being unable to do tri training (bum heel, swimming much more difficult due to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Just checked and today's ride put me just a hair...

Just checked and today's ride put me just a hair over 2100 miles for the year... which also makes this my highest-mileage year ever. And it's early August.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Mammals still taste better.

Mammals still taste better.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

If we could agree on a formula that accounted for...

If we could agree on a formula that accounted for all the variables (temperature, light, power, off-road, drafting, bike type, elevation, altitude, FTP, and probably more), well, that'd be an...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-20, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

How many weeks do you not win that? Looks like...

How many weeks do you not win that? Looks like your normal riding is about double the elevation per mile of mine, and almost no one else is even close..
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 07:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,146
Posted By Bah Humbug

I have a (dentist, yes) friend who (before...

I have a (dentist, yes) friend who (before feeling the burning need to upgrade his 808s to 858s) said he would spend two grand on an Enve rear disc to match his 6 front for tri. Just so it would...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

The brand got axed quite a while ago, but a...

The brand got axed quite a while ago, but a number of them are still running around. There's an H3 I ride past on my normal route.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

You rang?

You rang?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

I like driving stick, but I liked it in eastern...

I like driving stick, but I liked it in eastern CT and upstate NY. Here in Austin I appreciate my automatic. If I ever get a toy car in a place without traffic* I'd clearly want a manual, and not a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

I thiiiiiink Subaru did it first, here, in cars. ...

I thiiiiiink Subaru did it first, here, in cars. Then Toyota did it with the Prius. The problem is putting much power through it. Also, Nissan is, ah, not great on the engineering front, so having...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 03:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

I do wonder how that holds for the boys like...

I do wonder how that holds for the boys like Kittel. Do they select appreciably different equipment from the climbers? If so, this all could have been figured out a while ago.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Funnily enough, that "stationary bike" thread is...

Funnily enough, that "stationary bike" thread is a four-and-a-half-year time capsule to me ranking riding outside below both riding a stationary bike and sitting on the couch.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,122
Posted By Bah Humbug

Four and a half years later, this is hilarious.

Four and a half years later, this is hilarious.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 01:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

Right, when I moved down here I was looking...

Right, when I moved down here I was looking forward to pristine pavement. There are few potholes or heaves, of course, but the surface is nasty and slow.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Yeah that was my yesterday. Today was not as...

Yeah that was my yesterday. Today was not as good. Monday will be a walk, I think, and then back to some running.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

How's the pavement quality up there? Half my...

How's the pavement quality up there? Half my roads are the most brutal chipseal, but I haven't tried 32s.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 01:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

I thought the "wider tires lower RR, but only at...

I thought the "wider tires lower RR, but only at the same pressure" comes form BRR, which made me skeptical of their pressure findings (as opposed to overall, which I suspect they do a great job of...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

Me neither. ;) Except on the tri bike, and if I...

Me neither. ;) Except on the tri bike, and if I were convinced tri were going to be my focus again over the next couple years I'd be tempted to go for a bike that took 28s there too.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

Oh and that is one pretty bike! And I...

Oh and that is one pretty bike!

And I remember when I got the R2 I was all excited that I could finally run 28s instead of 23s. That lasted 18 months and now I'm making flirty eyes at the ability...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By Bah Humbug

Ah, yeah, the green Theraband is what I have. ...

Ah, yeah, the green Theraband is what I have. Misremembered.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 825
Posted By Bah Humbug

I'd be most interested in like-for-like (to the...

I'd be most interested in like-for-like (to the extent possible) so wide and narrow in the same model (23 and 32, or 28 and 40, or whatever). Rubino Pros are crummy OEM tires, and butyl tubes are...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Oh yeah, 40 or 50 tomorrow to finish out my...

Oh yeah, 40 or 50 tomorrow to finish out my vacation week (barring unforeseen issues). That'd be cool, thanks!

I miss French toast...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By Bah Humbug

Funny you ask that - I have terrible elbows and...

Funny you ask that - I have terrible elbows and it can definitely be an issue. Try to work on them (I use the Triggerpoint thing called... I think the worm) and make sure you engage your core as you...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

Next week I go back to my old ways of trainer...

Next week I go back to my old ways of trainer during the week and at least attempting to get back into tri training, so you and WhyFi can fight it out.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-20, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 18,091
Posted By Bah Humbug

I see you're new here.

I see you're new here.
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