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Forum: Touring
08-22-19, 05:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 189
Posted By indyfabz

The real question is why not?

The real question is why not?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-19, 05:33 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,064
Posted By indyfabz

My bike is not painted. It's colored with...

My bike is not painted. It's colored with Cerakote. Don't mind being in the minority, assuming you are even correct. (Big assumption there.) There is McDonald's for the masses.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-19, 05:30 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,064
Posted By indyfabz

The complete 622 XX, which is carbon with ti...

The complete 622 XX, which is carbon with ti lugs, starts at almost $9K with DA 9100 mechanical and no disc brakes, which is close to what I got (DA 9000 mechanical and no discs) 4 years ago for a...
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 02:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

:lol: :thumb:

:lol: :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

I have, but I never knew what they signified, and...

I have, but I never knew what they signified, and I didn't cheat.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 12:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 929
Posted By indyfabz

I stayed at the Hampton Inn back in 2013. Good...

I stayed at the Hampton Inn back in 2013. Good breakfast and it had no problem with the bike in the room. It is, however, more expensive than the HI Express on 10th St.
08-21-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 953
Posted By indyfabz

Subscribed.

Subscribed.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

It lets others know that we was captured, fixed...

It lets others know that we was captured, fixed and returned to the streets.
Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 475
Posted By indyfabz

Only people with real houses can have the problem.

Only people with real houses can have the problem.
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 12:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 929
Posted By indyfabz

I assumed he was talking about the HI Express at...

I assumed he was talking about the HI Express at the end of the 10th Street Bridge on the south side. 20 S. 10th Street.
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 929
Posted By indyfabz

Can't tell you anything about safety of getting...

Can't tell you anything about safety of getting there, but want to say thanks for the hotel tip. Just booked a weekday room in September for a good deal less than where I was considering.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

Beauties. My first buddy was a rescue who...

Beauties.

My first buddy was a rescue who was FIV+. He was nearly 2' long from nose to butt with a giant head from not being fixed early in life. He ended up getting lymphoma in his gut. Chemo...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

For last week my kitty has been sneezing...

For last week my kitty has been sneezing occasionally when he goes out on the deck. Must be the pollen. My previous boy was allergic to pollen. We would occasionally give him Zyrtec.
08-21-19, 09:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By indyfabz

The OP tours. Touring bike like to fall over on...

The OP tours. Touring bike like to fall over on occasion when unmanned. Broken at least one cage that way. Are plastic and/or CF cages more prone to damage? I use heavy duty, colored steel cages on...
Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 475
Posted By indyfabz

https://www.amazon.com/slp/thermostat-guards/64swe...

https://www.amazon.com/slp/thermostat-guards/64sweddah2wr6t8

And if you can allegedly build up bikes you should be able to install a lock box or programmable thermostat.
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 08:41 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

I don't have kids, but when I first read the OP...

I don't have kids, but when I first read the OP basically the above came to mind in the form of a question: "Does she have the right skill set to deal with adversity and problem solve?"
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-19, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

I've never ridden tubulars. Is that sad?

I've never ridden tubulars.

Is that sad?
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 07:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

IKR. In cases of B&E with no attacks on humans,...

IKR. In cases of B&E with no attacks on humans, they usually give them at least one chance. Several years ago the decision was made to kill one that broken into cars twice to get at food left in...
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 281
Posted By indyfabz

Not only potholes, but rumble strips. Years ago I...

Not only potholes, but rumble strips. Years ago I read a CGOB journal about a family touring with a young child in a two-wheeled trailer. On PR 3 heading towards Fernie, B.C. the wheels conflicted...
08-21-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 846
Posted By indyfabz

When wear indicators go missing do they end up on...

When wear indicators go missing do they end up on milk cartons like baby bike bolts do? :D

https://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/671476-bolts-got-stollen-loosing-temper.html
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 06:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

Not to get off topic, but this morning I saw a...

Not to get off topic, but this morning I saw a Facebook post by Glacier N.P. informing that Rising Sun Campground, for at least the time being, is not allowing soft-sided camping, including tent...
08-21-19, 05:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 583
Posted By indyfabz

+2. I have never understood threads like...

+2.

I have never understood threads like these. What makes me happier may not make another person happier.

For example, I tour. I could have bought a custom Co-Mo or something but I went with...
Forum: Touring
08-21-19, 05:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

And what happens when the bad guy takes her...

And what happens when the bad guy takes her sidearm from her?

BTW..."Bad neighborhoods" and bad people are not limited to big cities, especially with the spread of drugs to "middle" America. One...
Forum: Touring
08-20-19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 954
Posted By indyfabz

+1. I've met several solo women who were crossing...

+1. I've met several solo women who were crossing the U.S. both on ACA routes as well in other places. Heard of plenty more.

If she were to start on ACA's TransAmerica route in VA in Mid-May she...
Forum: Foo
08-20-19, 12:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 610
Posted By indyfabz

You're not a real plumber unless you show some...

You're not a real plumber unless you show some butt crack.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

BBQ for lunch after a seemingly interminable...

BBQ for lunch after a seemingly interminable meeting.

#LightDinnerTonight (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=LightDinnerTonight) .
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 12:50 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,138
Posted By indyfabz

My cantis stop my 270 lbs. of bike, rider and...

My cantis stop my 270 lbs. of bike, rider and gear just fine. (290 lbs. BITD.) Haven't flown off the side of the mountain yet.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 12:18 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,138
Posted By indyfabz

The only thing I know about discs is that they're...

The only thing I know about discs is that they're heavy and hard to maintain, which is why I have avoided them. :D

But I do love a good disc brake thread.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 12:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,135
Posted By indyfabz

Who did you see? In '77 or '78 I went to my first...

Who did you see? In '77 or '78 I went to my first major concert. Saw the Isley Brother with A Taste of Honey and some other group. Seats in the balcony were $7.50.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,135
Posted By indyfabz

:eek: That's Crazy Eddie insane. The Philly...

:eek: That's Crazy Eddie insane.

The Philly Bike Club's annual century tops out at $50 for late registration for non-members. $35 for members. (You can pay $50 for the ride or join the club for a...
Forum: Touring
08-20-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,488
Posted By indyfabz

I have done the Bon Ton Roulet twice. It's a...

I have done the Bon Ton Roulet twice. It's a supported tour in the Finger Lakes region. Nice area to ride in, especially for a first, unsupported tour. Nothing super difficult (for the most part),...
Forum: Touring
08-20-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 281
Posted By indyfabz

Back in 2016 I encountered a guy in Montana...

Back in 2016 I encountered a guy in Montana touring across the country on a tadpole-style trike. He was pulling a trailer loaded with gear. Quite a large load.
08-20-19, 10:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,336
Posted By indyfabz

I grew up in Philadelphia. I remember shopping at...

I grew up in Philadelphia. I remember shopping at Korvette’s in S. Jersey.
08-20-19, 07:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By indyfabz

Heresy! I am going to drive SAG and/or...

Heresy!

I am going to drive SAG and/or escort people across the bridges of death. U.S. 1 & 9 across the Passaic and Hackensack Rivers to Jersey City. They can be a bit busy, although it's not as...
08-20-19, 06:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,336
Posted By indyfabz

It's called cross chaining.

It's called cross chaining.
08-20-19, 06:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,607
Posted By indyfabz

Why do I suddenly feel the desire to buy a Biria...

Why do I suddenly feel the desire to buy a Biria Easy-Boarding seven-speed bicycle?
08-20-19, 06:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,336
Posted By indyfabz

I have never used fenders and likely never will.

I have never used fenders and likely never will.
08-20-19, 06:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,352
Posted By indyfabz

https://technologytransparency.files.wordpress.com...

https://technologytransparency.files.wordpress.com/2019/05/img_2533.jpg?w=393&h=524...
08-20-19, 06:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By indyfabz

The King ti cages are $60. The Silca is $70. The...

The King ti cages are $60. The Silca is $70. The King stainless are only $18. Great product. Mine are over 4 years old and look brand new. Met him at the Philly Bike Expo. My friend mentioned that...
08-20-19, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By indyfabz

New York is fun. The Sunday before Labor Day I...

New York is fun. The Sunday before Labor Day I would be riding from New Hope, PA to Brooklyn, but, alas, I had some exploratory surgery on my leg back in July and am just not ready for a near century...
Forum: Foo
08-20-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,804
Posted By indyfabz

My GF at the time borrowed my car to visit her...

My GF at the time borrowed my car to visit her parents over night. She came back to town in her dad's BMW and left my car parked outside the parents' house. That afternoon some kid who lived at the...
Forum: Foo
08-20-19, 05:48 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,804
Posted By indyfabz

When I was first house hunting in the early 2000s...

When I was first house hunting in the early 2000s I had my credit score checked for the first time. Mean was slightly above 800. I thought it would be perfect because I had no debt. My real estate...
08-20-19, 05:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By indyfabz

King stainless steel cages. Holds bottles tight....

King stainless steel cages. Holds bottles tight. Won't leave marks. Made in the U.S.A. I have them on my road bike.

King Cage - Bicycle waterbottle cages handmade in Durango, CO...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 04:22 AM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

Slackers.

Slackers.
08-20-19, 03:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,427
Posted By indyfabz

Why should anyone take hydration advice from...

Why should anyone take hydration advice from someone whose country is about the size of my home state and not particularly subject to extreme temperatures?

Myopic and uninformed.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-19, 03:39 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,064
Posted By indyfabz

I like custom geometry because I have odd body...

I like custom geometry because I have odd body geometry. With a trusted custom builder so close, ti was a no brainer and almost certainly less expensive than custom carbon.
08-19-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,462
Posted By indyfabz

I agree!

I agree!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-19, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2,474
Views: 62,302
Posted By indyfabz

Lightning, thunder and buckets of rain.

Lightning, thunder and buckets of rain.
08-19-19, 01:47 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,607
Posted By indyfabz

The owner of a LBS 12 miles from my house built...

The owner of a LBS 12 miles from my house built me this. I rode it home from the shop. :D
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