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04-16-21, 03:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 975
Posted By mgopack42

Next time you are in the Bay area, you can drive...

Next time you are in the Bay area, you can drive up to Sacramento, and check out the American River trail. It can get pretty busy with pedestrians at time and in sections though. If people fallow the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 621
Posted By mgopack42

Yeah, I will second that! Smart trainers are the...

Yeah, I will second that! Smart trainers are the SHIZ! (unless you are doing structured training, then the hills are ignored for the purposes of Zwift.)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 488
Posted By mgopack42

Where in NorCal are you heading? the location...

Where in NorCal are you heading? the location will dictate the availability of bikes to rent or borrow. It will also mater what kind of riding you are planning/expecting to do. If you are near a...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 488
Posted By mgopack42

I have flown twice with my bike in a B&W...

I have flown twice with my bike in a B&W International Bike Box. (bike case). B&W Bik box...
04-13-21, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 448
Posted By mgopack42

I think I bought this in February. so far I used...

I think I bought this in February. so far I used it for about 10 hours, with no major trauma or growing pains.
04-07-21, 11:24 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 47,826
Posted By mgopack42

Well then, I will be there, since I was raised to...

Well then, I will be there, since I was raised to follow the rules. I will be the guy on the Masi 3V! see you all then.
04-07-21, 10:04 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 47,826
Posted By mgopack42

Hey guys, quick question, do folks use classic...

Hey guys, quick question, do folks use classic pedals, or everyday clipless pedals for this ride? I tend to use my PowerTap pedals unless prohibited by rule! I am planning on being in LA that...
04-06-21, 10:12 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,107
Posted By mgopack42

Loyd I have seen all sorts of bikes,...

Loyd I have seen all sorts of bikes, Schwinn(USA), Zeus (Spain), Cilo or Mondia (Swiss), Concorde or Gazelle (Netherlands or Belgium), All sorts of Japanese bikes, as well as Italian bikes. Also, the...
04-05-21, 05:28 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,107
Posted By mgopack42

Like Kabuki12 I am ready to go. ...

Like Kabuki12 I am ready to go.
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03-31-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 488
Posted By mgopack42

Cycletography Is it just me, or are Elite water...

Cycletography Is it just me, or are Elite water bottles hard to find in the US? Where do you find yours? I wound up getting them from Bike Inn, which turned out to be ( I think) in Spain.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-21, 06:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,113
Posted By mgopack42

I have wanted a smart trainer for a couple of...

I have wanted a smart trainer for a couple of years, but I couldn't justify the expense. I also like gadgets, so I was curious about the climb as well. Then my wife says we should buy a trainer, and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,113
Posted By mgopack42

Daevos Sorry, I didn't see your question. So far...

Daevos Sorry, I didn't see your question. So far no issues or problems. Still love the bike. I am still on the fence about the saddle, but i am pretty forgiving of any saddle. I have many 40-60 mile...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-16-21, 05:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,081
Posted By mgopack42

here is a graphical comparison of an Emonda and a...

here is a graphical comparison of an Emonda and a Domane ( all the data base had was the AL for the Domane, so I went there with the Emonda)
...
03-15-21, 05:28 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,829
Posted By mgopack42

Here's my Masi 3V head lug. Pretty because of...

Here's my Masi 3V head lug. Pretty because of the fine craftmanship to make
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it...
03-11-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,107
Posted By mgopack42

I am in, and all paid up. Looking forward to the...

I am in, and all paid up. Looking forward to the weekend. I got cracking on the training plan, have better gearing on the Masi, than I had on the Ciocc (read old guy gears). ...
Forum: Foo
02-23-21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4,813
Views: 419,103
Posted By mgopack42

weekend hike. snapped this one Pigeon Point...

weekend hike. snapped this one Pigeon Point Lighthouse
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Forum: Foo
02-16-21, 06:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,147
Posted By mgopack42

clemsongirl Thanks for that. I wasn't aware this...

clemsongirl Thanks for that. I wasn't aware this was a contest. I haven't frequented this area of BF, so I am like an old noob!
Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4,813
Views: 419,103
Posted By mgopack42

I feel like I missed it! but art is in the eye...

I feel like I missed it! but art is in the eye of the beholder (beer holder?) they say!
Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 05:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,147
Posted By mgopack42

You guys all have awesome eyes for good shots....

You guys all have awesome eyes for good shots. From my cell phone to add to the mix.

...
Forum: Foo
02-15-21, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4,813
Views: 419,103
Posted By mgopack42

that lightning shot from sjanzeir reminded me of...

that lightning shot from sjanzeir reminded me of my similar attempts. we were vacationing somewhere in FL (Santa Maria island?) with friends and we had one of those storms roll through. I got out my...
02-11-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 74,901
Posted By mgopack42

We just started to binge on Lilyhammer on...

We just started to binge on Lilyhammer on Netflix. how could i have missed this show (first released in 2012). Steven Van Zandt is awesome as Giovanni! he does mob so well! its that Jersey in...
Forum: Foo
02-10-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4,813
Views: 419,103
Posted By mgopack42

Playoff sunset in January of 2004. ...

Playoff sunset in January of 2004.
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Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,786
Posted By mgopack42

MeagreAger Depending on the size you need, there...

MeagreAger Depending on the size you need, there are lots of bikes around in that general quality level / price. For instance, I have a 2012 Pinarello FP Quatro, with a full Chorus groupset,...
01-30-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,084
Posted By mgopack42

My better half's Fondriest! prettiest bike this...

My better half's Fondriest! prettiest bike this side of Italy!

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01-29-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,084
Posted By mgopack42

My Masi with a triplizer. I managed to use 7400...

My Masi with a triplizer. I managed to use 7400 Dura Ace with a 48/38/28 and a 13/28 freewheel. I had to use an inordinately long BB axel, so chain line is less than optimal, but Eroica CA calls for...
01-16-21, 12:41 PM
01-08-21, 11:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,619
Posted By mgopack42

KtotheF I also have a CF/aluminum Fondriest (Carb...

KtotheF I also have a CF/aluminum Fondriest (Carb Level 03, Monumental SAT) that I might be able to persuade my wife to part with... this is a gorgeous bike; colors / paint/ graphics wise... but some...
01-08-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,619
Posted By mgopack42

KtotheF I know you asked about a steel frame. I...

KtotheF I know you asked about a steel frame. I have a Trek 1400 ( looks like 1996) in 47. this is an aluminum frame. it is knocking around the garage, and has been for years, so there are paint...
01-07-21, 09:43 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-20, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 471,101
Posted By mgopack42

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bad pic, but the bike was hanging in the garage.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-23-20, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 471,101
Posted By mgopack42

My Masi (Italian built) ...

My Masi (Italian built)
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3V Volumetrica. one of the first OS...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-23-20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,354
Posted By mgopack42

You don't see too many Fondriests around! my...

You don't see too many Fondriests around! my wife has one, so seeing your post made my ears perk up! here is her Carb Level '03 Monumental SAT...
12-17-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,792
Posted By mgopack42

HMMM... I do not need this, but it is a temptress.

HMMM... I do not need this, but it is a temptress.
12-17-20, 06:49 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,571
Posted By mgopack42

The adapter i linked clamps on the headset area...

The adapter i linked clamps on the headset area and the seat post. never touches the frame. the one you linked to is WAY nice, but I seem to remember that one is mucho expensivo!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-20, 04:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,571
Posted By mgopack42

Buy one of these! Allen Adaptor Bar Rack...

Buy one of these! Allen Adaptor Bar Rack Accessory for Non-Conventional Bicycle Frames - 900B...
12-16-20, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By mgopack42

rossiny Dia Comp areo levers if interested......

rossiny Dia Comp areo levers if interested... definitely NOT Italian! hoods are good, not torn, but a little gummy. Let me know!
...
12-16-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By mgopack42

I have a pair of Galli nutted brakes that I...

I have a pair of Galli nutted brakes that I pulled from a round of Box O' Crap, but never got around to using. Should fit right in with the build. Free for shipping. If interested, PM me.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-10-20, 02:55 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,123
Posted By mgopack42

I feel like this issue is the area where...

I feel like this issue is the area where Campagnolo has the advantage over Shimano. with Shimano, you need to press and release the small lever 3 times to go 3 gears harder on the RD. this makes for...
12-10-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By mgopack42

I gave a sketch to my co-worker, since he likes...

I gave a sketch to my co-worker, since he likes to do that kind of thing, and he will work on it. his 3D printer is in maintenance mode right now, so it will be a while. in the mean while, I stuck...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 19,980
Views: 4,352,248
Posted By mgopack42

Isn't that the truth! when we moved back to...

Isn't that the truth! when we moved back to Wisconsin in 2005, I bought a fire breathing beast of a snow blower... 14 HP, 7 forward speeds, 3 reverse, lock-unlock differential, heated hand grips......
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 19,980
Views: 4,352,248
Posted By mgopack42

tell us where? :thumb:

tell us where? :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,900
Posted By mgopack42

I started looking for my new bike some time...

I started looking for my new bike some time around May 5th. took me about a month to decide on what I was going to get. placed the order right after Memorial day. picked up the bike on July 25. Big...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-20, 09:43 AM
Replies: 19,980
Views: 4,352,248
Posted By mgopack42

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Kickr core, Kickr climb, and some cheap cubby shelves from Target....
12-07-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By mgopack42

new trainer set up; through axle question

I just got a KICKR Core, and a KICKR Climb for my wife and I to use. I am pretty new to disc brake bikes and through axels, and can get wheels (and axels) on (in?) and tightened pretty easily when...
12-05-20, 05:08 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,766
Posted By mgopack42

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the pain is going to be swapping bikes back and forth on an...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-20, 05:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 727
Posted By mgopack42

uselesskamel My advice is a bit different...

uselesskamel
My advice is a bit different than most. Start with a budget. Don;t deviate from it. Then decide on geometry desired / needed/ best suited to your body / fitness projected fitness...
11-10-20, 06:40 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 6,632
Posted By mgopack42

lose the blue tires, and bar tape and saddle and...

lose the blue tires, and bar tape and saddle and that is quite the pretty bike. NOT $1500 pretty, but yeah, not too over the top!
11-02-20, 06:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By mgopack42

I don't go on ebay at all.. and I always have a...

I don't go on ebay at all.. and I always have a hard time finding the descriptions... BUT I get it; SARCASM!!! Seriously it took a while, since I was sure there was a lengthy description! how...
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