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07-18-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,550
Posted By downhillmaster

No issues here either. 25 miles yesterday at...

No issues here either.
25 miles yesterday at 90 degrees and didnít bother bringing a water bottle.
We are not all delicate flowers :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-19, 08:50 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

In the end you weighed all of the information and...

In the end you weighed all of the information and used logic and your keen intellect to chose the bike that made the most sense based upon your expert analysis. Getting the bike thousands below itís...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-19, 10:22 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

Well said

Well said
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-19, 05:50 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

This. Worse than letting your daughter go...

This.
Worse than letting your daughter go camping with Harvey Weinstein.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-19, 05:19 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

Of course! my bad

Of course!
my bad
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-19, 03:41 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

Still no word from OP as to why he is ditching...

Still no word from OP as to why he is ditching his beloved Ti bike and shelling out a couple grand for no other reason than adding disc brakes?
What did I miss?
07-16-19, 09:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 682
Posted By downhillmaster

All good :thumb:

All good :thumb:
07-16-19, 09:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 682
Posted By downhillmaster

There is nothing wrong with a bit of criticism....

There is nothing wrong with a bit of criticism. Everything is not Unicorns and rainbows.
FYI, satchels/bags have been hanging off the back of road bikes for a hundred years so not sure how you can...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-19, 06:20 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

Did you ever really love Ti? Or did you just...

Did you ever really love Ti?
Or did you just love the fact that it was something other than carbon fiber :foo:
And if you loved Ti what would you call your newfound(and as yet...
07-16-19, 02:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 682
Posted By downhillmaster

Not sure how optimized your road bike actually is...

Not sure how optimized your road bike actually is if you canít figure out how to carry more than one bottle of water :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-19, 05:33 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 8,792
Posted By downhillmaster

Arenít most or all disc brakes made in China?

Arenít most or all disc brakes made in China?
07-15-19, 01:52 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 11,473
Posted By downhillmaster

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/768x432/96f96292_b6ec_4743_a68a_ce03a151e488_49aa354d88b63f0badebe1793b6daf72bee0317d.jpeg
Snapped this pic last week on my into work
07-14-19, 11:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,338
Posted By downhillmaster

A couple of water bottles, something to eat,...

A couple of water bottles, something to eat, bicycles in good working order with the ability/tools to change a flat, and a cell phone.
SAG? Seriously?
Did I miss where you mentioned that you are...
07-14-19, 05:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,883
Posted By downhillmaster

This.

This.
07-13-19, 02:05 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,439
Posted By downhillmaster

I would gladly take a broken clavicle, dislocated...

I would gladly take a broken clavicle, dislocated elbow, shoulder, fractured wrist, broken legs, broken arm, broken hip, knee injuries, or road rash instead of having to read this insane wall of text...
07-12-19, 04:02 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,830
Posted By downhillmaster

This. I have logged a lot of miles running and...

This.
I have logged a lot of miles running and cycling. On the roads, sidewalks, and trails.
Itís all good.
07-11-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,830
Posted By downhillmaster

Lighten up Francis. The original comment in...

Lighten up Francis. The original comment in question did not appear to be sexist and your outraged response warranted the equal pay joke in response.
You keep on patrolling the interwebs though in...
07-10-19, 05:55 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,156
Posted By downhillmaster

I get you but thatís really the same thing...

I get you but thatís really the same thing though. I only used the phrase Ďan incompetentí because you had used it earlier.
It sucks that you probably overpaid some for the work but I donít think...
07-09-19, 08:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 684
Posted By downhillmaster

Not this

Not this
07-09-19, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 684
Posted By downhillmaster

This

This
07-09-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,670
Posted By downhillmaster

I would repair it. That is a great frame and...

I would repair it. That is a great frame and happens to be the same one that Iowa Rep Steve King rides!
Very cool.
07-09-19, 07:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,439
Posted By downhillmaster

16.4 miles is widely considered the standard for...

16.4 miles is widely considered the standard for a good ride
07-09-19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,156
Posted By downhillmaster

Whatever other skills you possess are not a...

Whatever other skills you possess are not a factor. That is where you are completely missing the point.
If you are unwilling or unable to do the job you are in fact Ďan incompetentí and should be...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-19, 07:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,186
Posted By downhillmaster

Isospeed = 2.436% less vibration. Future Shock...

Isospeed = 2.436% less vibration.
Future Shock = 2.128% less vibration.
D Fuse = 1.908% less vibration.
07-09-19, 07:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,493
Posted By downhillmaster

1.6578

1.6578
07-09-19, 07:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 669
Posted By downhillmaster

Yeah bud. Get yourself some compression socks,...

Yeah bud.
Get yourself some compression socks, do some testing, and get back to us with the amazing results. Assuming you are not too busy winning the TDF or taking every KOM because of your socks 🙄
07-07-19, 06:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,450
Posted By downhillmaster

Definitely Diamondback as most thieves steal in...

Definitely Diamondback as most thieves steal in alphabetical order.
07-07-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By downhillmaster

You have ofc already researched all of this...

You have ofc already researched all of this online(as it is all easily and readily available)and are now just looking for personal preferences?
07-07-19, 06:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,892
Posted By downhillmaster

Thanks for the heads up :thumb:

Thanks for the heads up :thumb:
07-07-19, 04:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 560
Posted By downhillmaster

Seriously? You are only referencing Ďpretty...

Seriously?
You are only referencing Ďpretty goodí and already named four pretty good(to great)brands but you are looking for something different?
On an already low priced safety related item.
Are...
07-07-19, 03:13 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,748
Posted By downhillmaster

Huh? You attempted to text while riding because...

Huh?
You attempted to text while riding because your sister didnít wave to you?
:rolleyes: got what you deserved imo
07-06-19, 07:10 PM
07-05-19, 10:04 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,830
Posted By downhillmaster

Maybe experienced pedestrians and runners feel...

Maybe experienced pedestrians and runners feel that the road is safer and are simply taking the lane.
Isnít that ironic as a lot of narrow minded cyclists feel they can flaunt traffic laws and take...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-19, 01:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,565
Posted By downhillmaster

Congrats :thumb:

Congrats :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-19, 04:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 26,819
Posted By downhillmaster

Seriously? It was silly enough when you felt...

Seriously?
It was silly enough when you felt the need to describe being in a restaurant as cooped up and stuffy.
Now your issue is where you leave your sweat spots?
Yep. Restaurants should forego...
07-02-19, 03:30 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,086
Posted By downhillmaster

Can you be a little more cluelessly dramatic...

Can you be a little more cluelessly dramatic please?
06-27-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,086
Posted By downhillmaster

Seriously though there is nothing sillier than a...

Seriously though there is nothing sillier than a rolling(or trying to roll)spandex billboard struggling to get into his/her precious clipless pedals at every stop. This describes about 97% of every...
Forum: Foo
06-27-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,215
Posted By downhillmaster

Uhh, if they arenít Leviís stop calling them...

Uhh, if they arenít Leviís stop calling them jeans!
Maybe check out the senior citizen denim yoga pants section at Sears?
06-27-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,439
Posted By downhillmaster

I ride no hands to stretch out my back and to...

I ride no hands to stretch out my back and to look badass
06-26-19, 04:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,717
Posted By downhillmaster

Cool story bro. You were never a victim though...

Cool story bro.
You were never a victim though and stating that you were one is most telling.
Either way, Iím happy that you went from unwise(your words)consumer to satisfied customer in 5 hours...
06-26-19, 04:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,717
Posted By downhillmaster

You created an account to ask for advice. The...

You created an account to ask for advice.
The 1st three people that responded stated that the discount they offered seemed fair.
The 4th person however said they should offer you more and at that...
06-25-19, 09:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,655
Posted By downhillmaster

Muddy and rambling. Your words in the post I...

Muddy and rambling.
Your words in the post I referenced are unfortunately still clear though.
06-25-19, 09:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,655
Posted By downhillmaster

No offense but not wanting to add your bike to...

No offense but not wanting to add your bike to the equation is probably not a good thing overall. If you are riding on the road you are most definitely part of the equation and should act accordingly...
06-25-19, 09:41 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,598
Posted By downhillmaster

Yeah... Nope... OP referenced asking only one...

Yeah... Nope...
OP referenced asking only one question and that was SPECIFICALLY about Sram 12 speed which he referenced that he already knew was the drive train on the bike.
Nothing about your...
06-25-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,717
Posted By downhillmaster

Itís always refreshing when some apparent facts...

Itís always refreshing when some apparent facts show up late in a thread :)
06-25-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,598
Posted By downhillmaster

This. Why in the world would anyone waste time...

This.
Why in the world would anyone waste time asking questions they knew the answer to?
You werenít interviewing a doctor for open heart surgery. You were buying a bike that you already...
06-25-19, 08:14 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,598
Posted By downhillmaster

Replace the words bike and shop with the name of...

Replace the words bike and shop with the name of any and EVERY other retail business in the world and it is the exact same.
Whatís your point here?
Felt the need to bash bike shops on a bike forum...
06-23-19, 05:48 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,810
Posted By downhillmaster

Classic movie :thumb:

Classic movie :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-19, 04:03 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,277
Posted By downhillmaster

Are you implying that someone can only be given...

Are you implying that someone can only be given advice or coached by someone else better than them?
I guess every recent TDF winner asked their coach not to ride in the race so they wouldnít get...
06-23-19, 03:56 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,717
Posted By downhillmaster

Maybe because a bike is simply another tool to a...

Maybe because a bike is simply another tool to a triathlete. And not a work of art to be constantly gazed upon and worshipped as many BF members seem to believe :roflmao:
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