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Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-20, 11:05 PM
Replies: 12,275
Views: 180,392
Posted By 2manybikes

uh.... ...

uh....
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Forum: Road Cycling
03-16-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12,275
Views: 180,392
Posted By 2manybikes

Copied from a NY Times article...…… ...

Copied from a NY Times article...……



It’s O.K. to go outdoors for fresh air and exercise — to walk your dog, go for a hike or ride your bicycle, for example. The point is not to remain indoors,...
03-11-20, 07:59 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,693
Posted By 2manybikes

I wish I was selling garage doors.

I wish I was selling garage doors.
Forum: Northeast
02-16-20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,552
Posted By 2manybikes

You still have waaay too much fun.

You still have waaay too much fun.
02-08-20, 09:37 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,969
Posted By 2manybikes

Tolerance stacking. Everything manufactured has a...

Tolerance stacking. Everything manufactured has a tolerance of some kind. Years ago when I was building one for my bikes, I researched all the parts very carefully.
I noticed that Shimano was smart...
01-22-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,745
Posted By 2manybikes

It's possible that a small piece of the old cable...

It's possible that a small piece of the old cable is somewhere inside where it can't be seen or touched. If the bike shop did not tip the bike upside down, do it yourself.
Wiggle the levers and try...
01-21-20, 10:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,713
Posted By 2manybikes

I think it would be safer to build a bonfire in...

I think it would be safer to build a bonfire in the living room and throw it in the fire. Just use a stick to get it out of the fire.
Bonus `~ you can make smores while cooking the bike.
01-21-20, 09:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,713
Posted By 2manybikes

If it's cold outside and the bike is cold you...

If it's cold outside and the bike is cold you bring into say 68 degrees, something like a bike will get condensation on it. The bigger the temperature difference the more condensation there is. The...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 12,275
Views: 180,392
Posted By 2manybikes

See if you can switch the signs, and get everyone...

See if you can switch the signs, and get everyone to go to the wrong event.
Forum: Northeast
01-16-20, 07:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,343
Posted By 2manybikes

Bring some cash and food and drink. I don't go...

Bring some cash and food and drink. I don't go anywhere now without a rain jacket. in deep woods tell someone where you are going and maybe even call in during the ride if they are worried. If you...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-20, 08:34 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,962
Posted By 2manybikes

I put an Ultegra cassette on my Dura-Ace bike,...

I put an Ultegra cassette on my Dura-Ace bike, and put the Dura ace lock ring on it so it looks like DA.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-10-20, 10:25 PM
Replies: 12,275
Views: 180,392
Posted By 2manybikes

Just enough to enter a UCI event. cool.

Just enough to enter a UCI event. cool.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-20, 05:45 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,223
Posted By 2manybikes

There is a lot more contrast between the dark and...

There is a lot more contrast between the dark and your taillight, than in the day. Some of the tail lights are bright enough to be used at noon, and still be worthwhile.
When my headlight is on...
01-04-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By 2manybikes

Thank you. :)

Thank you. :)
01-03-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 725
Posted By 2manybikes

I believe the next step is to set your dork disk...

I believe the next step is to set your dork disk on fire.
Forum: Foo
01-02-20, 06:06 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,845
Posted By 2manybikes

I can identify Zappa And Jimi Hendrix. There's...

I can identify Zappa And Jimi Hendrix. There's got to be many more. And Mona Lisa.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-19, 10:33 AM
Replies: 1,590
Views: 30,944
Posted By 2manybikes

Merry Christmas everyone.

Merry Christmas everyone.
12-22-19, 10:00 PM
Replies: 25,057
Views: 2,415,118
Posted By 2manybikes

It sounds like you are handling it very...

It sounds like you are handling it very reasonably, good luck.
12-22-19, 04:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,765
Posted By 2manybikes

If you lose it you will immediately, figure out...

If you lose it you will immediately, figure out what it goes to.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,187
Posted By 2manybikes

Sorry you broke your ankle. It is funny about...

Sorry you broke your ankle. It is funny about the insurance.

The dog food company kept the dog healthy enough to hurt you. :)
The store selling the dog food should have known better.
The...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,187
Posted By 2manybikes

Good point.

Good point.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-19, 08:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,187
Posted By 2manybikes

Even if you sell it "as is no warranty" If...

Even if you sell it "as is no warranty" If something unrelated on the frame goes wrong, some people will sue you anyway. Imagine if someone got hurt badly. You would probably go to court. All kinds...
12-21-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,184
Posted By 2manybikes

Don't use steel or Titanium tire levers on...

Don't use steel or Titanium tire levers on aluminum rims, they will dent the aluminum. Like my nice Ksyriums.

I'd give away my Ti levers but they could ruin a rim. Plastic levers only. So carry...
Forum: Touring
12-20-19, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 878
Posted By 2manybikes

I think it depends on the distance of the...

I think it depends on the distance of the commute. For just a couple of miles one can make a mistake, and have something too cold or too hot.
On my about centuries, in below or close to freezing I...
12-18-19, 04:30 PM
12-17-19, 04:54 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 78,443
Posted By 2manybikes

Unhappy work

Be careful don't let work interfere with your cycling.:):)
12-13-19, 12:20 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 13,539
Posted By 2manybikes

Block Island, and, Martha's Vineyard. Good places...

Block Island, and, Martha's Vineyard. Good places for riding in the summer. Block island is all hills, and very nice on road cycling. Martha's Vineyard is flat and has many off road bike paths. I...
12-12-19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,219
Posted By 2manybikes

If you're going to be on Pavement, lowering your...

If you're going to be on Pavement, lowering your tire pressure 10 psi can make as big a difference as all of the things mentioned. What pressure do you ride on? if you're around 100 psi or more, try...
12-08-19, 07:14 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 78,443
Posted By 2manybikes

aaaarrrgghhhh !!!!!

aaaarrrgghhhh !!!!!
12-07-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,034
Posted By 2manybikes

If it's not a surprise gift, get the sister to a...

If it's not a surprise gift, get the sister to a bike shop and do a test ride to see if she can handle the bike ok. That would be the starting point. Or use another bike from a friend or family...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-19, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 102,724
Posted By 2manybikes

Sorry WhyFi

Sorry WhyFi
11-22-19, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,230
Views: 203,492
Posted By 2manybikes

:lol:

:lol:
11-20-19, 04:30 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 78,443
Posted By 2manybikes

About the ice on your bottle cage. Even when it...

About the ice on your bottle cage. Even when it is in the 20s F when you are riding the drink does not freeze while you are moving because it is bouncing around. That is like running water not...
Forum: Foo
11-17-19, 04:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manybikes

This also means, if you have directional tire...

This also means, if you have directional tire treads you need to put them on backwards.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 102,724
Posted By 2manybikes

In case anyone missed this...…. ...

In case anyone missed this...….

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1xzuv-gejY
Forum: Northeast
10-21-19, 05:29 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,343
Posted By 2manybikes

Yes bring a light. These days I do road rides...

Yes bring a light. These days I do road rides starting near Providence to or near the CC Canal and up near M. Standish, Plymouth etc.. I don't go far away without two separate headlights and...
Forum: Northeast
10-21-19, 09:35 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,343
Posted By 2manybikes

BTW - great photos. also - It was after...

BTW - great photos.

also - It was after dark.
10-21-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 25,057
Views: 2,415,118
Posted By 2manybikes

Not being inside a car also allows one to hear a...

Not being inside a car also allows one to hear a car coming, from a long way away, if there is minimum traffic.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-08-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 102,724
Posted By 2manybikes

A few more forum members and we could rent a limo.

A few more forum members and we could rent a limo.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-19, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 102,724
Posted By 2manybikes

I did not know that a butterfly could tie a...

I did not know that a butterfly could tie a bowline.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,359
Posted By 2manybikes

Needs a poll.

Needs a poll.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-19, 08:26 AM
Replies: 4,526
Views: 163,914
Posted By 2manybikes

Finally temps down to the 70's. It's been a long...

Finally temps down to the 70's. It's been a long time. My best friend needs temps this low to...
Forum: Foo
09-05-19, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10,555
Views: 2,182,009
Posted By 2manybikes

Calling Chuck Norris. He can drive that out. ...

Calling Chuck Norris. He can drive that out.
I've seen him do it.
Forum: Foo
08-26-19, 10:00 PM
Replies: 10,555
Views: 2,182,009
Posted By 2manybikes

A weight weenie's girlfriend.

A weight weenie's girlfriend.
07-27-19, 08:09 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 6,736
Posted By 2manybikes

What kind of fool do you take me for Rococo?

What kind of fool do you take me for Rococo?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4,526
Views: 163,914
Posted By 2manybikes

Made it. 12 miles from home two or three...

Made it.

12 miles from home two or three rain drops. Speed up.
6 miles from home speed up a little more just a couple drops.
1 miles from home just one tiny drop. Maximum power...….
Get home,...
07-20-19, 10:12 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 13,107
Posted By 2manybikes

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Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4,526
Views: 163,914
Posted By 2manybikes

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nice weather
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-19, 07:45 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 20,718
Posted By 2manybikes

:) Loud pipes save lives.

:)

Loud pipes save lives.
Forum: Northeast
07-11-19, 09:13 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,552
Posted By 2manybikes

I heard back from the driver I usually go with....

I heard back from the driver I usually go with. He says yes, it's on Depot Rd.
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