Bike Forums - Search Results

Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: WhyFi
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 5.43 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/474x355/fd8e3ee0da0bb3c2ba1cfae7b318444c_3e5eb0cd264a0e21aed631e667041d1e231d420c.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

ORLY? I'll have to see if that's an option here.

ORLY? I'll have to see if that's an option here.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 11:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 958
Posted By WhyFi

I'm talking about *this* market segment. Yes, I...

I'm talking about *this* market segment. Yes, I know that many road cyclists are stuck with whatever gear was around in their formative years, but when it comes to hydration packs, there's a reason...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Ugh. This reminds me that my wife's license...

Ugh. This reminds me that my wife's license expired in April and mine will expire in Oct. Maybe with our flexible schedule we'll be able to go at a time when... well, when it's not purgatory.


...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 958
Posted By WhyFi

It's not a matter of not liking change - it's a...

It's not a matter of not liking change - it's a matter of it being a solution to something that's rarely a problem. We're not talking about traversing the Mojave Wasteland - we're talking about rural...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Went to REI to pick up more Orange Seal, I've...

Went to REI to pick up more Orange Seal, I've been goin' through it, and the checkout was nuts. There were only two registers open and one of the two cashiers felt the need to walk all the way around...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

I hear ya, but even when I'm flogging myself...

I hear ya, but even when I'm flogging myself (reported!), I still want to have a little bit of joy.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

It's a new day so, with a fresh load of gumption,...

It's a new day so, with a fresh load of gumption, I decided to do it right and drain the wheels... again. I was able to salvage the sealant this time by suctioning it out before unscrewing the valve...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Yup. It's been an Addiction topic of discussion...

Yup. It's been an Addiction topic of discussion depression.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 07:09 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Which will knock you off first? Because, sadly, I...

Which will knock you off first? Because, sadly, I don't think that 167 keeps you on the podium this week.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Poor Vol. ...

Poor Vol.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxrwImCJCqk
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

How are you ever going to woo La Chica with that...

How are you ever going to woo La Chica with that kind of attitude?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By WhyFi

Are they tubeless tires by Pirelli?

Are they tubeless tires by Pirelli?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Ha. Yeah, the riding then was a little more......

Ha. Yeah, the riding then was a little more... punchy than what I'm used to now. I'm definitely a much stronger all-around rider now, so I don't think it's just age, but my <5sec power is down a good...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

People get out of parked cars, not cars in lanes...

People get out of parked cars, not cars in lanes (other than taxis, which you do need to watch out for, but they need to stop, settle up, you'll see movement inside, etc. so there's warning). It...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Ahhhh - memories. I had to dig this up off of my...

Ahhhh - memories. I had to dig this up off of my old google email address -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDeMy9DYu-Q
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

No, it's not that bad - I've ridden in worse in...

No, it's not that bad - I've ridden in worse in Manhattan. First, the wide angle camera makes spaces look tighter - he didn't get squeezed that badly. Second, with heavy traffic, cars are more...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 394
Posted By WhyFi

And they'd still need to pop for an HRM if they...

And they'd still need to pop for an HRM if they want to mount the watch on the bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

:innocent: :lol: The plan today was...

:innocent:

:lol:

The plan today was 80ish, but the rain put the kibosh on that. It was only through HTFUing that I eeked out 50-something.

I'm supposed to drive out and meet up with my...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Dan333SP had me meet him at their other location...

Dan333SP had me meet him at their other location - they make some really good hazy IPAs, among other things. The pizza at the Fulton location was a nice bonus.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

The Cap comes in right at the river, so it...

The Cap comes in right at the river, so it couldn't be too far out of the way. I'm an equal opportunity eater of pizza. The stuff at Triple Crossing is actually very respectable, if you like...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By WhyFi

Both the TLR...

Both the TLR (https://www.merlincycles.com/en-us/pirelli-p-zero-race-tlr-folding-road-tyre-197883.html) (~$55) and the TLR SL...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

It's a pretty flat, easy ride. Make a day of it,...

It's a pretty flat, easy ride. Make a day of it, don't kill yourself on the way out and it'll be fine. Whenever I get over there with the bike again, I'd like to finally get that done, too, with a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

140 through Wed is pretty good work. :thumb:

140 through Wed is pretty good work. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

What - you're not comfortable with your lead? :D

What - you're not comfortable with your lead? :D
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Ah, well, happy trails and I hope it gets a good...

Ah, well, happy trails and I hope it gets a good owner!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 01:39 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Did you already sell the Motta?

Did you already sell the Motta?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Oh, I approved of her dance style.

Oh, I approved of her dance style.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 01:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 394
Posted By WhyFi

One of the nice things about the current crop of...

One of the nice things about the current crop of watches is that they've got pretty decent HRMs built in, but that's thrown out of the window when you mount it on your bike. So... why a watch, then?...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

:( Dunno. I didn't have to ride through any...

:( Dunno.

I didn't have to ride through any deep puddles/gutter streams; the rear wheel does sound a little more sloshy than it should, but not as bad as Sunday. Front seems to be normal-ish. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

With all of the MUP talk this morning, it was...

With all of the MUP talk this morning, it was fitting that, at the outset of my ride, I (carefully) overtook a very attractive young lady rollerskating on the bike path. Well, roller-dancing is...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

This whole getting caught in the rain and being...

This whole getting caught in the rain and being saturated thing is getting old. Before leaving, the forecast was cloudy but 0% chance of rain. It started raining about 30 minutes in to my ride and...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 07:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 227
Posted By WhyFi

There was a recent thread on the subject of...

There was a recent thread on the subject of alternatives tires for UST rims - https://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/1207015-tires-mavic-ust-rims.html Not terribly helpful, but it is what it is.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

A purge can be difficult, but it's one of those...

A purge can be difficult, but it's one of those things that always results in a "why didn't we do this sooner?" afterwards.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

I took the excuse on Monday and it bothered me...

I took the excuse on Monday and it bothered me clean through to my ride yesterday. Still lingering, tbh. :notamused:
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 06:40 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

There are starting to be more choices in 30mm. Of...

There are starting to be more choices in 30mm. Of course, that's nominal and it's hard to say if they'd actually be any bigger than your nominal 28s. Regardless, it's nice that models like the new...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 06:36 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Most paths in my area are separated, or at least...

Most paths in my area are separated, or at least divided by lanes, for foot and bicycle traffic. In the more popular areas, like around some of the chains of lakes, they're still a **** show and you...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 06:26 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

That kind of road condition isn't hard to find...

That kind of road condition isn't hard to find around here, either. I wouldn't avoid that road though - there's still a smooth-enough line through.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

She used to be a pretty adventurous eater,...

She used to be a pretty adventurous eater, willing to try anything, but she's swung the other way, recently. The boy went through similar phases.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Actually, the chicken was the only thing she ate...

Actually, the chicken was the only thing she ate and she ate a good amount of it - she goes in our column. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

A cicada landed on one of the kid's sandals last...

A cicada landed on one of the kid's sandals last week during our two-family picnic. Everyone was freaked out and didn't want to go near it so, naturally, I picked up the sandal and chased the kids...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 05:56 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

So I'm in the kitchen, busy but feeling good...

So I'm in the kitchen, busy but feeling good about preparing a healthy meal for the family: I've got some veggies roasting in the oven, I'm chopping more veg that'll be eaten raw, quinoa is...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Speaking of distance learning and the kids being...

Speaking of distance learning and the kids being on the computer...

My son is always looking at Lego sets and/or Star Wars stuff online - it's his addiction. Anyway, he's so pathetic at hiding...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

**** me. I have enough trouble keeping track of...

**** me. I have enough trouble keeping track of the recycling schedule, which is every other week. If I had two kids in different schedules? Oof.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

With a cf steerer, the most important thing is...

With a cf steerer, the most important thing is that the compression plug supports the steerer where the stem is clamped. If the periscope is too long, many compression plugs aren't long enough to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

Wait - what's the plan for your schools? Going...

Wait - what's the plan for your schools? Going back to school? Hybrid?

Mine is continuing to do distance learning with the hopes that they'll get in to the schools later this school year.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

:lol: Savage. (I haven't seen any...

:lol:

Savage.

(I haven't seen any recent pics)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

The disorganization at the end of last year was...

The disorganization at the end of last year was easy to understand, but yeah, I hope that they have something better slapped together this go 'round.

....though, at the same time, I understand...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

You need a pink glove for your right hand. ;)

You need a pink glove for your right hand. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1,916
Views: 24,560
Posted By WhyFi

You'd think that they'd grow accustomed to...

You'd think that they'd grow accustomed to keeping an eye out for clearance... then again, you'd think that cyclists with roof racks would be even more keyed-in on their own limitations, but we've...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.