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Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-19, 01:37 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 15,614
Posted By GuitarBob

I like having a reason to chase them -- it always...

I like having a reason to chase them -- it always encourages me to go harder than I was before I saw them. Taking up a chase after someone I don't know on an analog bike seems lame, but I have no...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-19, 01:30 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 15,614
Posted By GuitarBob

Indeed! My first motorcycle, that.

Indeed! My first motorcycle, that.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,241
Posted By GuitarBob

I'd be nervous to ride the black one, but I dig...

I'd be nervous to ride the black one, but I dig them both -- thanks for posting.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By GuitarBob

I've got a collection of different jackets, but...

I've got a collection of different jackets, but if I were buying now, I'd get one made of Gore-tex Shakedry. Tiny, waterproof, and breathable but not inexpensive. That said, I see it as a heck of a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-19, 11:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,091
Posted By GuitarBob

Not to disrupt the conversation, but the original...

Not to disrupt the conversation, but the original post was made in 2012. Hopefully he's chosen by now. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,801
Posted By GuitarBob

Cassettes are easy to change and are considered...

Cassettes are easy to change and are considered wear items, so don't choose a bike or a groupset based on the cassette -- the LBS might even change swap the one that comes standard on the bike for...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-19, 12:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 893
Posted By GuitarBob

If you're thinking of rides from town, the road...

If you're thinking of rides from town, the road up to Hyalite reservoir is one you should consider. The road is narrow in spots but usually not busy; I found the drivers to be pretty well behaved. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-19, 08:35 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 20,222
Posted By GuitarBob

Just for fun. This 70-yr old woman rode a bike...

Just for fun. This 70-yr old woman rode a bike up a big hill because that's what she wanted to do -- which I think is fabulous. And when this lycra-wearing roadie was busting his ass to come around...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-19, 08:11 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 20,222
Posted By GuitarBob

'Serious' enthusiasts, like most of us I suspect,...

'Serious' enthusiasts, like most of us I suspect, are not going to buy an eBike for regular road rides. The folks I see on them are a whole 'nuther species.

I wasn't sure what to think of them at...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-19, 01:11 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,905
Posted By GuitarBob

No one is suggesting the public pay for expensive...

No one is suggesting the public pay for expensive toys.

I see the issue as a matter of the value we each place on community and the greater good, and where we draw those boundaries. As one of a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-19, 03:11 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,431
Posted By GuitarBob

A wrap or two of electrical tape at the base of...

A wrap or two of electrical tape at the base of the value should fix that right up.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,431
Posted By GuitarBob

For me, yes. Some of my tubes have 4 or 5 patches...

For me, yes. Some of my tubes have 4 or 5 patches and they still work perfectly.

I live and ride in the land of thorns, so I flat all too regularly. I collect the tubes and patch them in a batch...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,421
Posted By GuitarBob

You're on the steep part of the learning curve --...

You're on the steep part of the learning curve -- you'll be a pro in no time! Good on ya.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-19, 10:37 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 28,705
Posted By GuitarBob

To be clear, you're disagreeing because you...

To be clear, you're disagreeing because you consider hydraulic disc and mechanical rim brakes the same so far as servicing? If I have that right, then yes, we disagree.

As I said above, I don't...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-19, 05:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,296
Posted By GuitarBob

It's so hot here in summer (Tucson) that I often...

It's so hot here in summer (Tucson) that I often buy white jerseys to get any benefit I can muster. Whenever it's an option, I opt for jerseys trimmed in something other than white around the collar...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-27-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,399
Posted By GuitarBob

Congrats! Based on the thread title, I thought...

Congrats! Based on the thread title, I thought there was some chance you bought one of these:
...
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