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06-23-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,767
Posted By cyccommute

Exactly! Chamois Butt’r contains the following ...

Exactly! Chamois Butt’r contains the following



Just because the name of a chemical is “unpronounceable” doesn’t mean that it is bad or toxic. IODOPROPYNYL BUTYLCARBAMATE (IUPAC name:...
06-23-20, 08:37 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,767
Posted By veganbikes

"When you start to sizzle you move your ass" -...

"When you start to sizzle you move your ass" - Lewis Black

My favored Chamios stuff is Bike Glide from Body Glide. It is vegan (so no animal ingredients or testing) and nothing crazy but it works....
06-23-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,767
Posted By bbbean

You know there's no correlation between your...

You know there's no correlation between your ability to pronounce a chemical's name and it's safety, right? FWIW, "natural" products are full of unpronounceable chemicals also. The world is made of...
06-23-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 122,338
Posted By cyccommute

Two week ago, they had a whole yard full. You can...

Two week ago, they had a whole yard full. You can see some of them in the second photo
...
06-23-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,085
Posted By Tacoenthusiast

If you leave your bike laying in the driveway you...

If you leave your bike laying in the driveway you probably don't care much if it gets run over or not
06-23-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 122,338
Posted By mr_bill

Just be in an international meeting and move to...

Just be in an international meeting and move to table a motion.

Next mission by YoungSalt: Christmas/Kwanzaa/Hanukkah or Halloween decorations which have been left up since last year (or older)....
06-23-20, 07:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,161
Posted By RH Clark

She says it feels better than any bike she has...

She says it feels better than any bike she has ever been on. Fit looked spot on to me. I'm no expert but the bike mechanic does fittings too and he said it fit her as well as he could tell without...
06-22-20, 08:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,767
Posted By Kat12

:eek: There are some places I would not put tea...

:eek: There are some places I would not put tea tree or peppermint oil, and definitely not menthol, and the places I would put chamois cream are definitely those same places. OW.
06-22-20, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,999
Posted By General Geoff

I wouldn't leave a brand new $3000 road bike on...

I wouldn't leave a brand new $3000 road bike on an exposed bike rack. That's like leaving a Rolex sitting on the dashboard of a convertible with the top down.

If you are confident enough with your...
06-22-20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By RubeRad

Both true, but if it were possible to bring a...

Both true, but if it were possible to bring a conspiracy theorist through a gestalt shift into real science (and they were able to endure the social rejection from the group they betrayed -- another...
06-22-20, 04:55 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By Biker395

I think the hardest arguments to refute are those...

I think the hardest arguments to refute are those that are utterly irrational. Think about it. You attack and argument by pointing out a flaw in facts or logic. When an argument is devoid of...
06-22-20, 04:23 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I agree skepticism is healthy and a thirst for...

I agree skepticism is healthy and a thirst for detail and consistency are important traits for science. I have a hard time believing many people who can become convinced that the earth is flat in...
06-22-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 11,085
Posted By GlennR

I get it ;) BTW.. one word: es∑o∑ter∑ic...

I get it ;)


BTW.. one word:
es∑o∑ter∑ic
/ˌesəˈterik/

adjective
adjective: esoteric
06-22-20, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 122,338
Posted By livedarklions

Actually , I was riding 70 miles in 95 degree...

Actually , I was riding 70 miles in 95 degree weather in Hillsborough County New Hampshire yesterday so right now it's a little hard to spot the difference. No yellow fire engines here, however.
...
06-22-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By GlennR

By any chance are you one of those sovereign...

By any chance are you one of those sovereign citizen crack pots?
06-22-20, 12:43 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By Ross520

Every one of those points is nonsensical,...

Every one of those points is nonsensical, especially #2 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) and #4 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=4)...
06-22-20, 12:38 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By livedarklions

Don't feed the troll.

Don't feed the troll.
06-22-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By AlgarveCycling

It's an accepted fact in most enlightened...

It's an accepted fact in most enlightened countries now, especially those that adopted the practise early and saw greatly reduced infected rates and now get to watch in amazement at how those...
06-22-20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By Ross520

Japan is a prime example of how mask-wearing can...

Japan is a prime example of how mask-wearing can greatly reduce loss-of-life in regard to covid.
...
06-22-20, 10:23 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By GlennR

Well, I don't live in Tulsa, in New York it's...

Well, I don't live in Tulsa, in New York it's required to enter a store.

And if you don't believe me, maybe you'll trust Fox News. After all they are "fair and Balanced"....
06-22-20, 06:08 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 8,361
Posted By mbusky

Well hello fellow REI fans and those that are...

Well hello fellow REI fans and those that are not.

The bike is fine, me the OP is also fine. For those wanting to know I did true the wheels and spot checked spoke tension, made all required...
06-22-20, 05:02 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 11,511
Posted By sledgefisher

I should stop following this thread. Change my...

I should stop following this thread. Change my mind.
06-21-20, 10:57 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By RubeRad

It's like rubbernecking a gruesome accident, hard...

It's like rubbernecking a gruesome accident, hard to look away.

However, watch the Netflix documentary 'Behind the Curve' about flat-earthers. There's an incredibly insightful perspective from a...
06-21-20, 12:02 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By livedarklions

I'm carrying a cloth mask in my cell phone...

I'm carrying a cloth mask in my cell phone holder. It doesn't get sweaty for the few minutes I'm in the store.

I've ridden 170 miles this week in 90+ degree heat. The store stops were definitely...
06-21-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By GlennR

Same for 7/11 or any fast food place. They all...

Same for 7/11 or any fast food place. They all will let you fill with cold water and most will offer ice. Only once did a deli tell me to buy a bottle. All the others have no problem with free tap...
06-21-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By UniChris

While that is fundamentally untrue (they provide...

While that is fundamentally untrue (they provide a substantial degree of protection from the wearer to others) holding uniformed opinions about them is irrelevant in places where it's a legal...
06-21-20, 10:41 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By GlennR

Doesn't matter if they are or not. It's respect...

Doesn't matter if they are or not. It's respect for others so as long as they are mandated.. wear one or stay out.
06-21-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,148
Posted By GlennR

Water is my limiting factor. As you, in the...

Water is my limiting factor.

As you, in the past I was refilling at fast food, dellis and public fountains. Now I won't go in any location. A few times I use outside faucets on the side of a...
06-20-20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,536
Posted By Ross520

There's a huge variety of purpose-made cycling...

There's a huge variety of purpose-made cycling gloves out there, some at extremely affordable prices...

It's perplexing to me why you can't just select something that's readily available and...
06-19-20, 01:54 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 11,511
Posted By theDirtyLemon

Can be. Shouldn't be.

Can be. Shouldn't be.
06-19-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 11,511
Posted By theDirtyLemon

A wife worth having doesn't need to be coddled...

A wife worth having doesn't need to be coddled and supervised like an infant or housepet.
06-19-20, 05:17 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 11,511
Posted By livedarklions

So? It's still a stupid debate topic. Like...

So? It's still a stupid debate topic.

Like I said above, I have workarounds that make the phone adequate for rides over 150 miles. But I understand that those workarounds are not appropriate for...
06-18-20, 10:59 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By genec

Quick, run down to your local critical care...

Quick, run down to your local critical care hospital and volunteer your services. Help tend to patients... you don't need a mask or gloves or any PPE... you obviously understand this far better than...
06-18-20, 09:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,638
Posted By veganbikes

The new normal will be death and more of the...

The new normal will be death and more of the flipping same. Unfortunately when you don't take the virus seriously after months of having it around and learning more about it, you get more cases and...
06-18-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By RubeRad

Ad Hominem is latin for 'To the man', meaning...

Ad Hominem is latin for 'To the man', meaning instead of responding to the substance of an argument, you impugn the person making the argument, like 'well you're a doodie-head'. He didn't do that, he...
06-18-20, 03:45 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By genec

What always amazes me is how all these science...

What always amazes me is how all these science deniers use email, the internet, twitter and the like... all built by scientists and engineers. I wonder if the computers used by these deniers are...
06-18-20, 02:36 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,046
Posted By Biker395

A 30 year old friend of mine nearly died from the...

A 30 year old friend of mine nearly died from the Easter Bunny?
06-17-20, 04:17 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,341
Posted By Ghazmh

Well, if your riding with a group that won’t stop...

Well, if your riding with a group that won’t stop for you to drink from your bottle than perhaps you should master that skill before riding with this group.
06-16-20, 11:26 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,341
Posted By fietsbob

Given your skills, Stop take a drink from your...

Given your skills, Stop take a drink from your water bottle, then start moving again,...why hurry? be safe...
06-16-20, 12:36 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,853
Posted By pbass

My first encounter with E-bikers out on the trail...

My first encounter with E-bikers out on the trail was about 2 years ago: two very out of shape looking guys in street clothes, no helmets, smoking cigarettes while riding, with no trail etiquette...
06-15-20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,853
Posted By MattTheHat

Thatís what the people on roller skates say about...

Thatís what the people on roller skates say about people on bikes.
06-15-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,889
Posted By caloso

The last two bikes I built up were both aluminum....

The last two bikes I built up were both aluminum. My TT bike and my son's CX bike. Al is great. CF is great. Steel is great. Ti is great. It's all great.
06-15-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,853
Posted By jefnvk

Folks that get pissy about an ebike anywhere...

Folks that get pissy about an ebike anywhere outside of a formal race setting need to get a life. I could maybe concede a groomed MTB trail system too, I'm still 50/50 on that, just from the fact...
06-14-20, 08:29 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,889
Posted By cyccommute

How many seasons do components have to last to be...

How many seasons do components have to last to be cost effective? The Claris on the Jamis Ventura will last at least 10 years. I see Exage, Acera and STX parts at my local co-op that have been...
06-12-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,889
Posted By Retro Grouch

Aluminum is the minivan of bike frame materials. ...

Aluminum is the minivan of bike frame materials. It's not the lightest, not the cheapest, not the must durable, not the most anything. It occupies the functional sweet spot in the middle of...
06-12-20, 05:32 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,889
Posted By sjanzeir

Hey, either one of my two 2014 7.6 FX hybrids...

Hey, either one of my two 2014 7.6 FX hybrids have a far nicer ride feel than my (admittedly crappy gas-pipe) 1991 Raleigh Flyer road bike, but no! If it's old and it's steel, it'll always rank up...
06-10-20, 05:31 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,864
Posted By downhillmaster

I am not sure what is more amusing. That so...

I am not sure what is more amusing.
That so many insignificant people believe that they are in any danger of being stalked.
Or that those same people believe that they are safeguarding themselves...
06-08-20, 09:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,158
Posted By sweeks

And don't forget the 1918 "Spanish" influenza...

And don't forget the 1918 "Spanish" influenza pandemic, which most likely started in Kansas. (See "The Great Influenza...
06-03-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,072
Posted By Drew Eckhardt

Unfortunately sexisim isn't dead.

Unfortunately sexisim isn't dead.
06-03-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,072
Posted By msu2001la

Ladies?

Ladies?
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