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Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 07:28 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,043
Posted By WhyFi

​​​​​​ Oh. So you understand neither,...

​​​​​​ Oh. So you understand neither, "confirmation bias," nor "rant." Cool.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,043
Posted By WhyFi

If they were such nice welds, they wouldn't have...

If they were such nice welds, they wouldn't have ground and smoothed them.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 05:34 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 04:14 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

It's gaudy as hell.

It's gaudy as hell.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I'm about 4 or 5 miles away from the epicenter,...

I'm about 4 or 5 miles away from the epicenter, so I haven't heard or seen anything. I used to live closer and I do ride through that area frequently, though, and I've been tempted to check it out. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 452
Posted By WhyFi

This is actually a big part of my problem -...

This is actually a big part of my problem - accelerating takes more power than maintaining and I'd often accelerate at a decent output and then I'd just not notice that I was slacking once the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I'll take your storms. Sunny and 65 with a 95%...

I'll take your storms. Sunny and 65 with a 95% chance of riots, here.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 02:00 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,043
Posted By WhyFi

A what? I don't think that I've ever heard of...

A what? I don't think that I've ever heard of such a thing.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,169
Posted By WhyFi

I bought some of those Shimano dual-sided...

I bought some of those Shimano dual-sided SPD/flat pedals for the gravel bike, which is also used for grocery/liquor store runs - I figured that it'd be nice to be able to hop on with whatever...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,169
Posted By WhyFi

If you're used to clipless, flat pedals are a...

If you're used to clipless, flat pedals are a great workout for the glutes - all the ass-clenching sketchiness will firm up your bottom right quick.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 01:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By WhyFi

IIRC, hookless are better in terms of impacts, it...

IIRC, hookless are better in terms of impacts, it gives you a bit better sidewall/rim profile/transition, and it effectively gives you more volume. Also, simplification in manufacturing benefits...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,043
Posted By WhyFi

I'm failing to see a correlation between frame...

I'm failing to see a correlation between frame material and gaudiness of paint; any frame can be painted as restrained or as gaudy as one pleases.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

You? Nah. You've got so little elevation that...

You? Nah. You've got so little elevation that you're practically going downhill all the time. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 12:23 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,774
Posted By WhyFi

Hell, I just replaced an original 5D a year and a...

Hell, I just replaced an original 5D a year and a half ago. Am I the dinosaur?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Even better.

Even better.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Is this temporarily and with regard to corona in...

Is this temporarily and with regard to corona in some way?

Mpls/St Paul have recently moved to 25 on most city streets and 20 on Parkways. I look forward to all of the signs getting changed.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

:lol: I was going to mention the MUP in that...

:lol:

I was going to mention the MUP in that post, but thought I'd let someone else chip that in.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By WhyFi

A lot of manufacturers have two-hole designs that...

A lot of manufacturers have two-hole designs that mirror their 3-hole road shoes, but with a handful of lugs on the bottom, so they're not necessarily that much more chunky than road shoes.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 452
Posted By WhyFi

Cool. Now that you mention it, I had to go check...

Cool. Now that you mention it, I had to go check my power distribution on a recent, deliberate ride and compare it to the same course ridden a few weeks ago, with my usual JRA/somewhat spirited pace....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,626
Posted By WhyFi

That's certainly not a pic of a C5, though. It...

That's certainly not a pic of a C5, though. It actually looks like a 3T bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 452
Posted By WhyFi

I seem to recall that it is you who frequently...

I seem to recall that it is you who frequently advocates not wasting time with rides - coasting to stops, soft/not pedaling downhill, etc, etc. Over my last few rides, I've been targeting a cruising...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 09:00 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Actually, I just spent 10 minutes cleaning the...

Actually, I just spent 10 minutes cleaning the bottom of my downtube from the tubeless spray from that cut a couple weeks ago. I need to remember to wipe that stuff off ASAP - it gets crusty and...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

The tears of my vanquished foes.

The tears of my vanquished foes.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Never mind - Strava or it didn't happen, and...

Never mind - Strava or it didn't happen, and everybody knows what walking doesn't count on Strava.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Is it walking in Memphis?

Is it walking in Memphis?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:50 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,242
Posted By WhyFi

I love a good Dunning-Kruger pep-talk.

I love a good Dunning-Kruger pep-talk.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I'm only 6 miles away from the Mississippi river,...

I'm only 6 miles away from the Mississippi river, so I guess I'm the closest.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:30 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,242
Posted By WhyFi

Intelligent people understand GIGO and how it...

Intelligent people understand GIGO and how it applies to the current situation.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,242
Posted By WhyFi

Anyone of at least moderate intellect would be...

Anyone of at least moderate intellect would be able to distinguish the differences in how the above threats propagate and recognize your strawman for what it is. Try harder.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,242
Posted By WhyFi

Uhhhh, a huge part of the problem with covid is...

Uhhhh, a huge part of the problem with covid is that a) many are asymptomatic and b) testing is a joke. Given those two irrefutable scientific facts, carrying on with business as usual is a good way...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 04:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,774
Posted By WhyFi

I get a kick out of those bike pics, and the...

I get a kick out of those bike pics, and the like, that clearly fool the fake bokeh generator on phone cameras. Yeah, just lemme turn that feature off, thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,966
Posted By WhyFi

Clarify what? That knowingly wasting the time and...

Clarify what? That knowingly wasting the time and utilizing the resources of others, while operating under the false pretense of being a customer, is scummy?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

He got a fair deal.

He got a fair deal.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I mean, not only am I happy to have the funds,...

I mean, not only am I happy to have the funds, but I'm also happy to not have to respond to stupid ******g CL inquiries any more.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By WhyFi

I was reading about these earlier today. IIRC,...

I was reading about these earlier today. IIRC, they're coming in at ~1350g for the pair for a wide, mid-depth rim - nice. That said, I'd be more tempted by the 303S, which seems to provide much of...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Just got back from a CL meet-up. No, not that...

Just got back from a CL meet-up. No, not that kind of CL meet-up. :notamused:

I sold the Domane! :bday:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I'd file a TPS report.

I'd file a TPS report.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 7,576
Posted By WhyFi

:roflmao2:

:roflmao2:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Don't you love it when the latest movement is...

Don't you love it when the latest movement is after the estimated delivery? Fun, fun.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

It's out there - iTunes, Amazon, the seedy...

It's out there - iTunes, Amazon, the seedy underbelly of the 'net, etc.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

I used to put the girl in front of Bob Ross when...

I used to put the girl in front of Bob Ross when I wanted her to nap.

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Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

After growing tired of my girl fawning over Paw...

After growing tired of my girl fawning over Paw Patrol and Daniel Tiger, I got her hooked on a great, "new" show - Reading Rainbow. :D

She totally loves it and I feel better about plopping her in...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 2,849
Views: 339,123
Posted By WhyFi

The middle of the peloton is not the middle of a...

The middle of the peloton is not the middle of a paceline. Beyond that, how often does someone with the physical gifts, dedication, and skill set to be riding in the TdF show up at your group rides?...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

Dial down the wattz, Lance.

Dial down the wattz, Lance.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 217
Posted By WhyFi

Are you talking about a floor pump for home use...

Are you talking about a floor pump for home use or are you talking about a mini-pump for use in the event of a flat during a ride?

Most floor pumps that you'd find at a bike shop will reach 8 bar...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-20, 06:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 275
Posted By WhyFi

If you can't reference your old chain, use the...

If you can't reference your old chain, use the big/big + 2 sizing method seen here (the 'easy' way, starting at 2:15) -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LC8_ndnXJUY
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

That would add too much rotational weight.

That would add too much rotational weight.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7,722
Views: 115,277
Posted By WhyFi

They were original to the car and were near the...

They were original to the car and were near the end of their tread life; we intended to replace them after the season, regardless.
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