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Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

RIP Shock G, AKA Humpty. Possible NSFW. ...

RIP Shock G, AKA Humpty.

Possible NSFW. Bikinis, no weenies.

https://youtu.be/31A6RjOxE74
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I have not seen them both together, definitely...

I have not seen them both together, definitely operating under the assumption they're the same guy.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Are you gonna scoot over to Humphreys County to...

Are you gonna scoot over to Humphreys County to check out the Loretta Lynn mural this weekend?

https://www.lorettalynn.com/new-loretta-lynn-mural-depicts-her-60-year-career/
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I often saw pics of Tom Ritchey and thought "He...

I often saw pics of Tom Ritchey and thought "He looks like someone. Who does he look like???"

It's Dickie Betts!
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

RIP Prince. It's been 5 years since he passed. ...

RIP Prince. It's been 5 years since he passed. A local station played Prince all day, which made for some nice motoring to the trailhead and to my favourite coffee shop.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Urrgh.

Urrgh.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I need to wax some bikes. You getting a front...

I need to wax some bikes. You getting a front wheel to match that back wheel?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Although technically, if you do it right you only...

Although technically, if you do it right you only need one tool.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I guess it's been a while since I've had a Full...

I guess it's been a while since I've had a Full Sail, don't remember this helpful hint on the caps.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Still haven't bought a box and enacted a monthly...

Still haven't bought a box and enacted a monthly cable replacement regimen yet eh? :)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Went and tested out the fatbike with a double...

Went and tested out the fatbike with a double today by climbing up the steepest hill in our neck of the woods. Worked pretty sweet! 26x46 was still a little tall for two short segments but I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-20-21, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Time for one of these: ...

Time for one of these:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddSq425g-M0

Every time I built an ebike at Performance I wished I was at the Mesa location where they had the Park bike lift.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

It has to be done on certain bike tours. But I ...

It has to be done on certain bike tours. But I hate going more than 2 nights without all mod cons.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-21, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I rode about 20 miles today, and saw TWO '80s...

I rode about 20 miles today, and saw TWO '80s Colnagos. One was Green and white fishnet, oh mama!

Best car I saw was a 67 Impala lowrider.
04-19-21, 03:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 475
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

For a second there I started wondering if they'd...

For a second there I started wondering if they'd started making direct mount front derailleurs for road bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-21, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Lake Minnetonka update: Snow flurries today...

Lake Minnetonka update:

Snow flurries today but that's not gonna keep 'em from installing those summer boat slips!
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

A tent-free campsite is always nice. Unless...

A tent-free campsite is always nice. Unless there are bugs.

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I'd definitely want butted spokes for that build!

I'd definitely want butted spokes for that build!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Feeding the 16 spokes through the small flange...

Feeding the 16 spokes through the small flange would require some spoke bending, seems like it might be a pain in the ass. Maybe they make their spoke holes a little bigger and/or more radiused to...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Me neither but I'll avoid if I can. I'd think a...

Me neither but I'll avoid if I can. I'd think a twelve pack schtupping would be more appropriate than a 6-pack schtupping when such hubs are involved :)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

​​​​​​Lacing isn't all that easy, for me anyway,...

​​​​​​Lacing isn't all that easy, for me anyway, but I got it eventually.

I sure hope I never have to lace up hubs with one big ass flange:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

There's still Google location history. :)

There's still Google location history. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

​​​​​​PIcs coming soon I'm sure. Before...

​​​​​​PIcs coming soon I'm sure. Before modifying the FD mount adapter I shopped for FDs and found I could get an XT double 11sp era (which should fit the adapter without drilling and tapping) for...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I didn't even Strava yesterday. It was just 10...

I didn't even Strava yesterday. It was just 10 miles tho.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 11:02 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Woohoo, after much fiddling around, it looks like...

Woohoo, after much fiddling around, it looks like this Origin8 fatbike front derailleur adapter, which is made for the other type e-type derailleur, oriented upside down will work just fine if I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 09:47 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Ugggh. I open up this tech doc, and at first...

Ugggh. I open up this tech doc, and at first glance, I'm like "Cool, they have bolt sizes on here!"

But not for the one I need - Bracket Fixing Bolt B.

Thanks Shimano.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

In other spoke news, I finally made a reasonable...

In other spoke news, I finally made a reasonable effort to true the plus bike wheels I built a while ago. I mean, disc breaks, so who cares, right?

Even though the front wheel fits in the truing...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

About a dozen. And about 96 on wheels with...

About a dozen. And about 96 on wheels with borked rims that I brought home from the bike shop.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Back tyre on the Ellsworth is dry so I went down...

Back tyre on the Ellsworth is dry so I went down to the LBS for some Orange Seal but they only had Spec 2Bliss goop for a buck an ounce if you buy 26 oz and some homegrown goop, the homegrown goop...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Put in a toilet and you could probably rent out...

Put in a toilet and you could probably rent out that half of the garage for $1800 in some west coast big cities :)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Wow, talk about front row seats ...

Wow, talk about front row seats

https://twitter.com/sweetsanade/status/1381427775203110912
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

If it's August, you might die.

If it's August, you might die.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Hmmm, I haven't even seen her on Strava, but I...

Hmmm, I haven't even seen her on Strava, but I only look at the most recent 5 rides on the feed usually.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 11:57 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Once I tried Nuun in about 4 oz water. It was...

Once I tried Nuun in about 4 oz water. It was the caffeinated berry flavour so it looked really good, a deep magenta hue, but yeow was that ever unpleasant. It doesn't work the same as making your...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

​​​​​Works for me, I like that stuff diluted...

​​​​​Works for me, I like that stuff diluted anyway.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-21, 08:12 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

+1 HBD!!! :bday: :bday: :bday:

+1 HBD!!! :bday: :bday: :bday:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

They sponsored a few cars BITD ...

They sponsored a few cars BITD
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Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I do not approve.

I do not approve.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Are we keeping the ebike a secret?

Are we keeping the ebike a secret?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Ahh yes, now I remember some discussion about...

Ahh yes, now I remember some discussion about being in the 'hood.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Best deal I found reasonably close, still a bit...

Best deal I found reasonably close, still a bit of a hike assuming you're looking for UCLA proximity.

http://www.booking.com/Share-Oeazwb
Found one closer for $850.

Looks like about a grand...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

OMG, the only ammo they have is two boxes of 28...

OMG, the only ammo they have is two boxes of 28 guage duck loads.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I guess he's keeping up better than the local...

I guess he's keeping up better than the local Walmart though...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Most likely 2x7, 2x8, 2x9 It's possible one...

Most likely 2x7, 2x8, 2x9

It's possible one might have better climbing gear than others. Assuming they all have a 34T small chainring, one might have a 30t big cog, while the others might have...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I see a couple of empty bike slots. #slacker

I see a couple of empty bike slots.

#slacker
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

If he didn't have you around he probably would...

If he didn't have you around he probably would have just popped the other three hubcaps off when he got home :)
04-08-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,314
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

The red to white fade for instance: ...

The red to white fade for instance:

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1499x999/1eddbb8c37ea3e281c8a6cf45f35147c_15a517fb2144d702e9739a36b68307ec87cd1cb8.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I was hauling ass down hill yesterday and heard a...

I was hauling ass down hill yesterday and heard a clang, clang like something metal bouncing on the rocks. I just checked that my front disc rotor was still there, figuring that was the most...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-07-21, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

He might. I kudosed his ride today. Can you DM...

He might. I kudosed his ride today. Can you DM in Strava?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-07-21, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2,038
Views: 27,865
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

I've been stretching nonstop it seems like -...

I've been stretching nonstop it seems like - trying to get over a bout with runner's knee.
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