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11-28-20, 01:35 PM
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Posted By abshipp

No pictures from my 50 mile ride yesterday,...

No pictures from my 50 mile ride yesterday, although I can report that the new 11 speed on my SLT continues to impress.

Today was a little hour and a half trying to spin the stiffness out of my...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 11:31 AM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Maybe I should have gone around the block this...

Maybe I should have gone around the block this morning.

Strava says I've ridden my Trek 2499.8 miles since I've bought it :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 05:41 PM
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Posted By abshipp

LPLO :rolleyes:

LPLO :rolleyes:
11-27-20, 03:17 PM
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Posted By abshipp

Thank you :)

Thank you :)
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Englewood Park? *edit* probably not. That...

Englewood Park?

*edit* probably not. That discharge outlet offset way to the left in that image looked really familiar.
11-26-20, 03:16 PM
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Posted By abshipp

40 and windy, but sunny sometimes too! ...

40 and windy, but sunny sometimes too!


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Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Possibly. I'd probably ruin it though. ...

Possibly.

I'd probably ruin it though.

#notgoodatcookingmeat
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 11:43 AM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

But then I would be left with a cooked turkey...

But then I would be left with a cooked turkey which I wouldn't know what to do with.

And all the dishes.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Seems like the person that my parents were...

Seems like the person that my parents were exposed to was asymptomatic for at least a week, maybe a week plus a half, but they did stay in their house for two days.

My brother briefly visited my...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 08:27 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Currently not impressed by my brain for getting...

Currently not impressed by my brain for getting really interested in radio control model sailplanes during the season least suited to flying them :notamused:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

IKR? Good thing I didn't want to be friendly...

IKR?

Good thing I didn't want to be friendly and stop over for a visit while they were here.
11-25-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 802
Posted By abshipp

~64cm 1977 Schwinn Super Le Tour ...

~64cm 1977 Schwinn Super Le Tour

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~64cm 1981 Trek 716 (very modified)
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Looking at any specific ones in particular? ...

Looking at any specific ones in particular?

Just remember, good fender lines are next to cleanliness, which is next to Godliness. It pays to do it right, even if (when) it takes way longer than...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 07:04 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Thanksgiving plans with my folks and my brother...

Thanksgiving plans with my folks and my brother were abruptly cancelled last night.

My aunt was going to have an elective surgery in the Chicago area (:rolleyes:) this week so they came up and...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-24-20, 01:31 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Uh oh.

Uh oh.
11-24-20, 08:12 AM
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Views: 1,314
Posted By abshipp

September 2019, Psychedelic Eagle 200k...

September 2019, Psychedelic Eagle 200k (https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28796623) with my randonneuring club.

Some rides are memorable because of how much you suffered, but some like this one are...
11-23-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7,849
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Posted By abshipp

Something I've been ruminating on over the last...

Something I've been ruminating on over the last few days...

I really hate the stem that is on there right now - I've deliberately been posting this specific picture from this angle because it...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-20, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 173,140
Posted By abshipp

Ah that's good to know, any modifications...

Ah that's good to know, any modifications necessary for that or do the modern stops just go right on?

For now I think the barrel adjustor on the RD is going to be enough. I was shocked at how...
11-22-20, 09:01 AM
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Posted By abshipp

Yours was definitely an inspiration when I was...

Yours was definitely an inspiration when I was thinking about going to STI. I did my best to balance out the black and silver and I'm really happy with how it turned out. I think the Velo Orange...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-22-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 173,140
Posted By abshipp

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Frameset: 1977 Schwinn Super Le Tour 12.2
Shifty bits: Shimano 5800 11 speed...
11-21-20, 09:21 PM
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Posted By abshipp

If only they stayed shiny easily! I need a fresh...

If only they stayed shiny easily! I need a fresh pair of white gloves every time I'm around this thing, its a fingerprint magnet!
11-21-20, 06:20 PM
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Posted By abshipp

The SLT got a makeover this last week. My 7 speed...

The SLT got a makeover this last week. My 7 speed shimergo setup got replaced with 11 speed 105.

I think it speaks for itself that I only planned on going out for a little bit but ended up staying...
11-21-20, 06:13 PM
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Posted By abshipp

New update for the SLT. 5800 11 speed...

New update for the SLT.

5800 11 speed shifters & derailleurs

Velo Orange 48/34 crank

Soma Highway One handlebar

Ripped around for 45 miles today, it's like a brand new bike!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 05:49 PM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

It is! I generally liked it on the 45 miles...

It is!

I generally liked it on the 45 miles I did today. Couldn't tell at the very end if I was getting some nerve numbness or my pinky fingers were just getting really cold.



Oh boy...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

It looks better when my old ratty pedals and...

It looks better when my old ratty pedals and clamp-on bottle cages aren't on there :lol:

It might show up in Hot or Not if I find myself brave enough to try posting a mass produced steel bike in...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 11:41 AM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Time to ride. ...

Time to ride.

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 06:03 PM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

There was similar stupidity when Portillos opened...

There was similar stupidity when Portillos opened a location here.

Probably not a 12 hour wait, but probably at least an hour or two in the beginning.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I wish I was :(

I wish I was :(
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 02:51 PM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

The real deal. Awful winters and all.

The real deal. Awful winters and all.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I was born at Langley, then we went to Holloman...

I was born at Langley, then we went to Holloman -> Sheppard -> Winnipeg (flying a desk for NORAD), then back to Sheppard.

Dad flew F-15s, then F-106s for the drone program out at Holloman, and...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 01:24 PM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

My family would almost always do Christmas and...

My family would almost always do Christmas and Thanksgiving at our house with just my parents, me, and my brother. We were always too far away from grandparents, cousins, etc to make visits practical...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Seriously? Who doesn't like going to 2-3...

Seriously? Who doesn't like going to 2-3 different houses for Thanksgiving or Christmas all on the same day?

It just wouldn't be the holidays without constantly checking the time and thinking...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-20-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Yikes. 76% for a 10 person gathering in my...

Yikes.

76% for a 10 person gathering in my county :twitchy:

And we're not even close to being the worst off in the country :(
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Trying to capitalize on the COVID bike boom,...

Trying to capitalize on the COVID bike boom, maybe? I don't exactly have my finger on the bike market pulse but I think it's a little late for that.

You looking for N+1? There's an insanely sweet...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Tomorrow marks the beginning of a new mandate...

Tomorrow marks the beginning of a new mandate from the governor requiring mask usage at all times (except when eating or drinking) when in common work areas, which includes my desk out in a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 11:09 AM
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Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

How long are the vents? I've got a really...

How long are the vents?

I've got a really nice Craft softshell jacket but anything above 30-35 in the sunshine it's way too warm. Has no ventilation options at all :foo:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I've tried my best to re-organize my winter...

I've tried my best to re-organize my winter cycling gear into a dedicated spot this year. I've spent way too much time in my life searching for a little black headband that blends in with absolutely...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I'm fairly happy with mine. I can attest to...

I'm fairly happy with mine. I can attest to durability as well. Mine got run over by a car and aside from a bit of road rash it still works fine :thumb:



I would guess that it's likely fine if...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 08:17 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I broke the strap on the rear light mount trying...

I broke the strap on the rear light mount trying that exact thing, so I don't have a lot of confidence.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Kudos, I have your light's slightly larger...

Kudos, I have your light's slightly larger sibling.

Glad you got the good screw clamp mount with it, the elastic mount that mine came with is absolute garbage. With the screw clamp mount it's rock...
11-18-20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By abshipp

Thanks for the suggestion, I'm a frequent viewer...

Thanks for the suggestion, I'm a frequent viewer of that board :thumb: I actually bought these either on there or the iBoB list, I can't remember.

I'm looking in to shipping these, once I get that...
11-18-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By abshipp

Bump.

Bump.
11-18-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 302,120
Posted By abshipp

ISO: Pair of Shimano compatible bar-end...

ISO:

Pair of Shimano compatible bar-end pods, or 9/10 speed bar end shifter set.

42T 50.4BCD chainring. Preferably bright and shiny to match my SunXCD crankset, or has the potential to be...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Thanks for pointing that out, I probably wouldn't...

Thanks for pointing that out, I probably wouldn't have noticed for a while at least :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

I'm guessing around 140.

I'm guessing around 140.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Considering that the bike this is going on is...

Considering that the bike this is going on is completely chrome plated, the crank is one of the least of my worries.

Shouldn't be too bad with a cotton swab and mineral spirits.



ikr?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6,881
Views: 98,145
Posted By abshipp

Another new "standard"? SMH

Another new "standard"?

SMH
11-16-20, 11:23 AM
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Views: 821
Posted By abshipp

I'm glad to see some discussion on this frame, I...

I'm glad to see some discussion on this frame, I saw it for sale a few weeks ago but was waffling on buying it so I never posted it on here.

I briefly talked to the seller; they are selling it for...
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