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Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 03:33 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Might be that you living in the land of 10,000...

Might be that you living in the land of 10,000 lakes are getting your water from a "surface" source and it is likely that trnsntr water source is well water. Well water will have much more hardness...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Football is in big trouble if baseball can't make...

Football is in big trouble if baseball can't make it through one weekend. At least twice as many players, interaction between teams, etc. Rosters may end up resembling those of the strike years...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Affirmative, the University of La Crosse women's...

Affirmative, the University of La Crosse women's lacrosse team has no matches occurring soon. Sadly there is no UW-La Crosse official men's lacrosse team.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Thus the cabin, short duration with only a single...

Thus the cabin, short duration with only a single destination, all activities including eating will be outdoors etc... Planned activities of biking, hiking and possibly kayaking are fine by me, but...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Also in the isn't it ironic category, Mrs...

Also in the isn't it ironic category, Mrs Swtbadger informed me Friday that she booked a cabin just outside of Lacrosse for 3-4 nights starting this upcoming Saturday for the family.

Plans...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Perhaps 75 miles to the Northwest I made it out...

Perhaps 75 miles to the Northwest I made it out the last 3 days, but it was brutal. By Sunday had nothing to go on and took a cold shower to cool down afterwards. I don't know how those south of us...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-20, 02:31 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

And what of Flugelhorns and playing in a large...

And what of Flugelhorns and playing in a large instrumental band:innocent:.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

When dating my wife for the second time, I read...

When dating my wife for the second time, I read her the series half way through the Return of the King.

Was quite enjoyable, much better than just watching a movie etc... Not sure with child...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Hopefully it works out and you will have a great...

Hopefully it works out and you will have a great story to carry as a bonus
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-20, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

At the beginning of the season any rides ~30+...

At the beginning of the season any rides ~30+ miles need and then rarely thereafter depending. I try to use sparingly so as toughed that area up. My pedal stroke must not be even as only need on...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-20, 02:04 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Nice role model for the kids in the back. And...

Nice role model for the kids in the back. And you all say us Badgers east of the river have issues :foo:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-20, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post...

Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post (https://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/1197210-addiction-lxxviii-557.html#post21591891)
pumpkin pie >tomato pie > apple pie

probably


You alls pie...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-20, 04:31 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Nice setup it sounds. Wouldn't mind, but as...

Nice setup it sounds. Wouldn't mind, but as noted not the maintenance. Around here, individuals having hoop houses is extremely rare, nearly nonexistent - not sure why as our growing season doesn't...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-20, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

If accurate and it sounds right, that is the...

If accurate and it sounds right, that is the first time I heard why sidewall cuts are an issue. I always wondered how one gets a cut on the side wall unless they run right alongside something. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-20, 11:20 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

What's in the hoop house?

What's in the hoop house?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-20, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

I think the best bet is to cut the thread, and...

I think the best bet is to cut the thread, and not pull it. Unfortunately you never know until it happens.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Well you may have eliminated any chance of ever...

Well you may have eliminated any chance of ever competitively doping. Isn't this stuff part of the ABP (Athlete Biological Passport) used in detection?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

You reminded me of the first time I was in...

You reminded me of the first time I was in Lacrosse....only time I was "asked" to leave from a bar. The ask was a bartender with a billy club :twitchy:. I did leave rather quickly.

Backstory,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-20, 11:01 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

[QUOTE=abshipp;21584961]Hey WhyFi are there any...

[QUOTE=abshipp;21584961]Hey WhyFi are there any places up around your neck of the woods that would be good for a weekend AirBNB/VRBO getaway?

Probably wouldn't want to go all the way up to the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-20, 10:52 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

No idea, I'll check tonight. I "never" ride off...

No idea, I'll check tonight. I "never" ride off the saddle except when at railroad tracks, excessive road debris or at certain bridges that don't mate with the road well.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

In need of some addiction bike maintenance help. ...

In need of some addiction bike maintenance help.

In the last ~ week, immediately after going over bumps/cracks in the road somewhere in the front end/perhaps middle of the bike there are...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-20, 10:06 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Yikes, that is one packed garden. Is that corn? ...

Yikes, that is one packed garden. Is that corn? If so you can't have too many stalks in that jungle. I'm surprised it pollinated, almost always multiple rows are recommended for it to pollinate. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-20, 01:31 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

We all saw what you did there. Clever or bad...

We all saw what you did there. Clever or bad pun, I'm not judging.

Also mechanicals....I hate them.:(
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-20, 02:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,045
Posted By SwtBadger

This happened to me last year on a Ultegra 6800...

This happened to me last year on a Ultegra 6800 crank. Not as catastrophic, but definite separation of the hollowshaft crank. Mileage was somewhere between 3,500 and 5,000. I was on vacation at...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-20, 12:08 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Also the current Modelo ads have been featuring...

Also the current Modelo ads have been featuring the "Ecstasy of Gold". Embarrassing will admit had to look it up a few weeks ago.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Any plans to move to Columbus Ohio?

Any plans to move to Columbus Ohio?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Not awful is correct, too sweet put on ice and...

Not awful is correct, too sweet put on ice and its better, still only ok.

LoP is also correct, not a brew as in beer. More like a weak Kahlua

Definitely not a post ride drink IMO.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

I'm rather behind, but :thumb:

I'm rather behind, but :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

Was wondering what your plan was for your...

Was wondering what your plan was for your assaults. Reynolds should have provided you a free upgrade and kept you as a Bike Forum influencer.:)
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-20, 12:58 PM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

I'm pretty sure I sprayed some on my fingers last...

I'm pretty sure I sprayed some on my fingers last night going through the perennial beds. Where do I get into this action?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16,131
Views: 310,584
Posted By SwtBadger

When I lived in Michigan this was one of the...

When I lived in Michigan this was one of the great things, close to the western edge of the time zone and north meant late evenings. Not sure of exact sundown, but was still biking and kayaking past...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,651
Posted By SwtBadger

I also use Halo headbands. They help but for me...

I also use Halo headbands. They help but for me don't totally solve the problem.

Couple of notes, if you reuse without washing be sure to soak with water prior to your next ride. If it isn't...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-23-19, 10:27 AM
Replies: 1,590
Views: 34,363
Posted By SwtBadger

That is one Impressive Feat of Strength by the...

That is one Impressive Feat of Strength by the person on the bridge
12-13-19, 09:32 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 1,590
Views: 34,363
Posted By SwtBadger

A side question, has that shovel actually been...

A side question, has that shovel actually been used? The label looks perfectly intact, without wear marks of any kind..... Might lead some to question if it has been truly tested for awesomeness,...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-19, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

This happened to one my neighbors also. They...

This happened to one my neighbors also. They weren't even in bed, just on the otherside in the house and had a laptop taken.

Of the houses in the neighborhood, other than the homeland security...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-19, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

We have a family friend for whom it actually does...

We have a family friend for whom it actually does make sense. Hard driven personality, lawyer head of office, long hours and works in Chicago. For that it would seems makes sense as disposable...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-19, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

My wife and I have determined that even if I...

My wife and I have determined that even if I wanted a Peloton there is no proper place to put it in our house. Pelotons it would appear only go in front of large windows, we only have one bay...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-19, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Oh my, got me beat.

Oh my, got me beat.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-19, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

I took a one day trip to Decatur yesterday, which...

I took a one day trip to Decatur yesterday, which I believe is somewhat near you. Simply beautiful weather for this time year, especially in comparison to SE WI. Had some excellent BBQ for lunch.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-19, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Now this is useful information, my wife was born...

Now this is useful information, my wife was born in '64 (December) and I in early spring of '65. So in addition to the fact that she is always one year older, a mathematical fact that causes her...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-19, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Cats still will get birds with a bell. Not to...

Cats still will get birds with a bell. Not to mention the collars for which the bells attached have a half-life of about 4 days. My wife now buys "industrial size" packages of collars with bells. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-19, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

You could be a fill in for others in half of my...

You could be a fill in for others in half of my work meetings, particularly consulting engineers.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-08-19, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Its a trend, I'm 55 next year also. I can have a...

Its a trend, I'm 55 next year also. I can have a HSA, but can't all at the same time. Rules are can't have both a flexible spending account and a HSA. My wife signs up through her work in a flex...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-08-19, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Like you, this unexpectedly cold and snowy...

Like you, this unexpectedly cold and snowy November has left some late fall outside work unfinished. Have four saplings, several perennials and a bunch of spring bulbs unplanted. Pots haven't been...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Seems like yours is the amazing story, but am...

Seems like yours is the amazing story, but am certainly pleased with how it worked out. By the way, when I was going through this, I had the impression that the DRs didn't want to operate on me as I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Same, ran track and cross country in high-school,...

Same, ran track and cross country in high-school, kept on running and by my mid 20s couldn't walk without a noticeable shuffle and could only go up stairs a 1/2 step at a time. Picked up biking to...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-19, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

I've thought about getting some "Lobster" gloves...

I've thought about getting some "Lobster" gloves as a medium solution. They break the mitten up so that instead of all four fingers together, its two and two + the thumb. I'm guessing warmer but...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

If your weather is anything like over here in WI,...

If your weather is anything like over here in WI, its still a hard*** ride you pulled. Not so much the cold, but the wetness and overcast. Cold fingers are the worst, toes seem to just go numb...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3,557
Views: 110,242
Posted By SwtBadger

Same as below? I assumed that the model below...

Same as below? I assumed that the model below was Chinese as I took the picture while there. At the time I was looking for a new road bike, posted the below to some friends and said it wasn't on...
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