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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By big john

A friend from the old job called me today. He...

A friend from the old job called me today. He said they would like to hire me back, part time or full time, and for more money. The manager asked if he thought I would do it and my friend said...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yes. Strange, I know, but we will celebrate our...

Yes. Strange, I know, but we will celebrate our 50th anniversary this summer. She’s my best riding buddy but I wish she wouldn’t drop me all the time.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 421
Posted By illdrag0n

Here's my revelation. Get better riding mates...

Here's my revelation. Get better riding mates that know how to look down the road and call out hazards before they become a problem
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 04:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 421
Posted By znomit

If you had been riding a 5000 you wouldn’t need...

If you had been riding a 5000 you wouldn’t need to wheelsuck?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By BillyD

HS graduation 1965. ...

HS graduation 1965.

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By abshipp

So my last full day at work was today. I'm going...

So my last full day at work was today. I'm going in tomorrow for an hour or so to clean out my desk and a couple little things.

I had a really good exit interview that went for about an hour and a...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By datlas

Cue Gerry Rafferty/Stealer's Wheel: ...

Cue Gerry Rafferty/Stealer's Wheel:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMAIsqvTh7g
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Trsnrtr

Two things on topic: 1. I had to true a...

Two things on topic:

1. I had to true a wheel today. I've been hearing a pinging noise the last couple days and had a spoke backing out.

2. You guys have nothing on me. Homecoming 1967:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Trsnrtr

I'd been married 23 years by then. :foo:

I'd been married 23 years by then. :foo:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:17 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By genejockey

We got married in '88. ...

We got married in '88.
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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By BillyD

Ha! I too like to sip while I'm cooking, as do...

Ha! I too like to sip while I'm cooking, as do many chefs . . . there's something instinctive about it. I prefer bourbon, and no earlier than 5. lol
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Eric F

On my way!! ...

On my way!!

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 01:10 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Mojo31

Preach it. This sits on my desk - honeymoon...

Preach it.

This sits on my desk - honeymoon '94.

She's held up nicely. Me not so much.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 12:37 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By datlas

Jackie says hi to her Addiction kitty cousins! ...

Jackie says hi to her Addiction kitty cousins!


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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By abshipp

Kitty update :love: ...

Kitty update :love:

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 09:09 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By ls01

Nah,nah,brah, it's cool man, it's legal now! ...

Nah,nah,brah, it's cool man, it's legal now! You don't gotta fake it man
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By LAJ

Indeed. If I saw that softball coming at me at...

Indeed. If I saw that softball coming at me at the speed they throw, I'd be curled up in the fetal position in no time.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By indyfabz

Single butted round wood for monkfish kababs. ...

Single butted round wood for monkfish kababs.


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04-15-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 281
Posted By wphamilton

Why do you think it might make a difference,...

Why do you think it might make a difference, having the heavier tire on front or on back?

Ah, I read through and you mentioned that because the rear wheel is powered, you thought it might make a...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By MoAlpha

Your choice on the BB is 100% constrained to that...

Your choice on the BB is 100% constrained to that spec unless you go to a crankset with a 30mm spindle or something.

As for the wheels, look up the hub on the mfgr's web site and it should specify...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2,537
Views: 368,338
Posted By No Mojo

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 05:35 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By Rodrigo Kenobi

I wish OP will come back and show us some...

I wish OP will come back and show us some pictures of the upgraded bike with the new wheels, derailleurs, etc. Seriously.

Oh, and a price breakdown of the upgrades would be interesting as well.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 05:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 506
Posted By dmanthree

No CO2 system will ever be as reliable and...

No CO2 system will ever be as reliable and bottomless as a good pump. Yes, the pump is more work. But...why have I had to loan my pump to more than a few CO2 users?

Hmmm....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By gnome

Had a good holiday with my parents in the North...

Had a good holiday with my parents in the North Island. now I have to find the bike lights and fix one of the commuters since daylight savings ended.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By Jimmy Wisdom

My biggest gripe with this entire thread is the...

My biggest gripe with this entire thread is the assertion that Five Guys makes gourmet burgers. They're good burgers, but certainly not gourmet.
04-14-21, 01:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 359
Posted By caloso

I saw this when if first came out and I love it...

I saw this when if first came out and I love it even more now. Phil rocks!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 1,554
Views: 210,418
Posted By Rides4Beer

New wheel day! LB AR56s w/ DT240EXP hubs. :D ...

New wheel day! LB AR56s w/ DT240EXP hubs. :D

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By Eric F

You don't get kudos for multiplying a poor...

You don't get kudos for multiplying a poor decision.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By abshipp

I like how scuffed up mine is on the outside but...

I like how scuffed up mine is on the outside but still bright and shiny on the inside :)

Just thought of something, I should really have a bike that matches my Ti wedding ring, right?

I mean, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By datlas

We had a good ride. I chose to let the faster...

We had a good ride. I chose to let the faster guys go, and rode with the slower group. It was a social pace which allowed me to soak in more of the beautiful spring Chester County landscapes. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,937
Posted By Mojo31

Best and most recent review on Amazon about what...

Best and most recent review on Amazon about what he bought:

I BOUGHT THIS BIKE AND PUT 20 MILES ON IT THE CHAIN GOT BEND AND THE DERAILLEUR BROKE
THE MANUFACTURER SENT ME NEW PART FROM CHINA...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 321
Posted By NoWhammies

Ick indeed. I gave the chain a wipe down when I...

Ick indeed. I gave the chain a wipe down when I arrived home and that got most of the crud off. But the cassette still needs a good cleaning.
Regarding the wax comment, I think the hydrodynamic is...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 07:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By Reflector Guy

Another bad example. We're not recommending...

Another bad example. We're not recommending Ferraris and Bugattis for you; we're recommending modest cars of known good quality in place of the Yugo you've got your heart set on. I mean, the three...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 02:32 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By znomit

I don't think this is correct.

I don't think this is correct.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 07:37 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By bampilot06

I am 511 and have owned two 54 cm road bikes. ...

I am 511 and have owned two 54 cm road bikes. Both were too small. If you are 511, I highly recommend you do not buy a 54.

Also, I started on a bike very similiar to this, and it lasted 90 days....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By genejockey

BTW, I have lost so much weight that last night...

BTW, I have lost so much weight that last night as I was leaving work, I pulled my hand out of my jacket pocket and heard a faint *pling!* sound. I looked down. There was something round on it. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By indyfabz

First Pfizer shot scheduled for Friday morning.

First Pfizer shot scheduled for Friday morning.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 506
Posted By datlas

Why would anyone want 110PSI?? :foo: In any...

Why would anyone want 110PSI?? :foo:

In any case CO2 does work ok but you need to practice the technique in your garage. Unless you are in a hurry (like a group ride or triathlon/race) I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 02:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 506
Posted By caloso

They're very reliable, if you use them correctly....

They're very reliable, if you use them correctly. They are part of my belt and suspenders approach: I carry a CO2 cartridge and a mini pump, a spare tube and a patch kit. First flat gets a new...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 11:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 534
Posted By alcjphil

I don't understand this statement. High volume...

I don't understand this statement. High volume tires don't require high pressure, nowhere close to 110 psi
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By MoAlpha

7. Yes, very expensive and I'm not at all sure...

7. Yes, very expensive and I'm not at all sure they're worth all that.

Guy had a pair of almost new 44 wides, which he couldn't use and sold them to me for 200. I am probably more of a 43.5, but...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 08:32 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By MoAlpha

Got my clock cleaned but good, this a.m. I...

Got my clock cleaned but good, this a.m. I clearly hadn't recovered from Saturday's ride. I attribute this to age.

In other news, the S-Works shoes are by far the best I've tried in about 45 years...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,905
Posted By ericcox

I went ahead and mounted the rear one as well...

I went ahead and mounted the rear one as well before a ~77 mile ride on some pretty rough roads Saturday. Getting it to seat took a little more time than the front, but I still managed it with my...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 06:24 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Trsnrtr

Picked up a Varia yesterday. Hope to try it out...

Picked up a Varia yesterday. Hope to try it out today if it warms up a little.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-21, 04:31 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By ls01

all that plus I need a bigger garage. And less...

all that plus I need a bigger garage. And less house. And the financial part plays a huge role too. I should be mortgage free after all is said and done.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By genejockey

Mrs. GeneJockey and The Boys all got vaccine...

Mrs. GeneJockey and The Boys all got vaccine appointments for Thursday!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By Trsnrtr

My wife and I took our CoMotion out today on a...

My wife and I took our CoMotion out today on a hilly/rolling route. Temps were 55-62° with 15 mph, gusting to 30 mph winds. Any day on the tandem is a good day. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By ls01

SOLD!!!!! I had 3 or 4 offers over my asking....

SOLD!!!!!
I had 3 or 4 offers over my asking. I did ok. The offer I accepted gives me 60 days to find a place, no rent.
So I'm looking at a house tomorrow @ 3 lol. It's smaller than I want but...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,698
Posted By surak

I was going to waste my energy by writing a more...

I was going to waste my energy by writing a more detailed response to this ongoing saga, but something was nagging me about why no rationale was getting through to the OP.

Then I realized what it...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-21, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 18,244
Posted By bampilot06

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