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04-22-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 432
Posted By Rolla

Any coyotes I've ever encountered have always...

Any coyotes I've ever encountered have always been very timid and have gone out of their way to avoid contact. I don't think they typically view adult humans as prey.
04-20-21, 06:45 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 28,290
Posted By a_d_a_m

To those responding to the O/P...this thread is...

To those responding to the O/P...this thread is 12 years old and her most recent post was 10 years ago.

I don't think she's going to see these responses. :D
04-19-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,119
Posted By Koyote

I'm an 8.625 -- except on Tuesdays, when I go to...

I'm an 8.625 -- except on Tuesdays, when I go to eleven.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-21, 07:20 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,230
Posted By eduskator

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-19-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,230
Posted By downtube42

A presta pump that mechanically depresses the...

A presta pump that mechanically depresses the valve is an abomination.

But the answer is clearly 42psi for a high pressure tire, 4.2psi for a low pressure tire, and 0.42bar for the civilized world.
04-19-21, 07:12 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,270
Posted By indyfabz

fify

fify
04-18-21, 05:15 PM
04-18-21, 03:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,063
Posted By Troul

is it worth putting a good liability insurance...

is it worth putting a good liability insurance policy on a clunker vehicle? Is it worth the extra cost for toilet paper that doesn't rough you up like a bouncer at the club?

Answer: Definitely!
04-18-21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,063
Posted By tyrion

How long before we get Jagwire Super Pro Elite...

How long before we get Jagwire Super Pro Elite Competition Nano-coated Di1 electrical wire?

(full disclosure: back in the 80s I bought Monster Cable $90 wires for my stereo speakers.)
04-18-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,063
Posted By Clyde1820

On the handful of bikes I've maintained, over the...

On the handful of bikes I've maintained, over the years, I have generally found good-quality cables and housings to be an improvement. Definitely keeping them clean and well-lubed is a major factor,...
04-18-21, 07:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,270
Posted By BillyD

SMFH https://i.imgur.com/NKoX5qa.gif

SMFH

https://i.imgur.com/NKoX5qa.gif
04-17-21, 11:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,270
Posted By downhillmaster

Iím upgrading my shed to carbon fiber next week

Iím upgrading my shed to carbon fiber next week
04-17-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,210
Posted By 70sSanO

This question is probably more suited to a...

This question is probably more suited to a non-used, non-clearance, pre-pandemic purchase.

If I’m going to pay full retail, and have a choice, then color would weigh in the decision.

John
04-16-21, 09:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,210
Posted By rsbob

If I were a mature male (as evidenced by my post...

If I were a mature male (as evidenced by my post above) I would not care about color but just ergonomics and performance. But I have always had an artistic and creative side where color, light,...
04-16-21, 09:06 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,210
Posted By downtube42

I'm sure you're not the only one, but I'm not one...

I'm sure you're not the only one, but I'm not one of you.
My newest bike is red. Its fenders are red. My cycling shoes are red. My next newest bike, a MTB, is red. My next next next newest bike is...
04-16-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,210
Posted By unterhausen

Red bikes are faster. So when all your friends...

Red bikes are faster. So when all your friends ride away from you because you are on a lime green monstrosity you got on sale and they are on red bikes, well, you were warned
04-16-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,301
Posted By xiaoman1

Like this? :D FredLoard ...

Like this? :D FredLoard
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Charcoal Gray and Coral...
04-16-21, 08:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 637
Posted By indyfabz

CamelBak 25 oz. Podium Chill. Freeze overnight....

CamelBak 25 oz. Podium Chill. Freeze overnight. Just make sure not to fill it to the brim before you freeze it.
04-15-21, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 558
Posted By SEATrek

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Finally I can post a photo of my new bike. Am having fenders installed this...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 524
Posted By MidTNBrad

Everyone loves NBD. Congrats!

Everyone loves NBD. Congrats!
04-15-21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 785
Posted By Troul

6L I'm not carrying a pair of fat tires.

6L I'm not carrying a pair of fat tires.
04-15-21, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 785
Posted By Troul

i'm diggin the Contour Waterproof seat rail bag. ...

i'm diggin the Contour Waterproof seat rail bag. https://klickfix.com/en/products/detail/variants/0217WSA looking for one in black, & if possible, between 2L & 3.5L. . it'll hold a Mini Morph...
04-15-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,695
Posted By livedarklions

I only have one rule about this. Never pass...

I only have one rule about this. Never pass another cyclist and pass gas at the same time.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,335
Posted By Rides4Beer

My LBS couldn't get any, I had to find one in a...

My LBS couldn't get any, I had to find one in a shop out of state and had it shipped to me. Not sure it's going to get better any time soon, still lots of delays in the supply chain.




Agreed,...
04-15-21, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 335
Posted By mstateglfr

I have converted my family's MTBs to 1x. It...

I have converted my family's MTBs to 1x. It works great for the terrain and speeds we ride.
No interest in converting any of our drop bar bikes to 1x though. It just isnt how I view riding on...
04-12-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,695
Posted By mstateglfr

Have you bought that expensive full suspension...

Have you bought that expensive full suspension mountain bike like you were commanded?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-21, 06:56 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By Chuck M

While not specifically horror stories, people...

While not specifically horror stories, people posting pictures of their scratched CF frames asking if they are safe, get so many regurgitated responses that people think their bike is going to fold...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By Psimet2001

No need - Link...

No need - Link (https://letmegooglethat.com/?q=carbon+fiber+failures)
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 11:35 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By kar

In fact our bodies are made up of Carbon mostly...

In fact our bodies are made up of Carbon mostly if you exclude water percentage. Even with water, it is still the 3rd most abundant material. In fact all organic life is made of Carbon and it is what...
04-09-21, 08:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 328
Posted By MRT2

One of my pet peeves. Tourney on a $700 plus...

One of my pet peeves. Tourney on a $700 plus bike is unforgiveable.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 04:31 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Shows what you guys know. :p If I can convince...

Shows what you guys know. :p If I can convince someone their bike isn't safe and should never be ridden, they don't want it anymore and think it has no resale value. It's a very pointy and lucrative...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By Reflector Guy

The $2 off coupon tips it in for me. I MUST have...

The $2 off coupon tips it in for me. I MUST have one!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By Eric F

Yeah...that's not going to happen. Did you...

Yeah...that's not going to happen.

Did you read the stories about the cars and planes that crashed? Have you stopped driving or flying yet?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By big john

We've all seen the stuff you are referring to,,...

We've all seen the stuff you are referring to,, we don't need to see it again. If you are afraid of cf, get an all metal bike. It's pointless to come to this forum and try and convince people their...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-21, 10:16 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By LAJ

My oh my. Aluminum only for you. Aluminum...

My oh my.

Aluminum only for you. Aluminum wheels, and I'm not real sure what you'll do for a front fork.
04-09-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By veganbikes

Old XT is excellent and bomb proof. I highly...

Old XT is excellent and bomb proof. I highly recommend it and really wish I could find a stockpile of these (http://www.disraeligears.co.uk/Site/Shimano_Deore_XT_derailleur_M737_GS.html). I would be...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-21, 12:32 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,305
Posted By GlennR

Try google "alien abduction" or QAnon. I've...

Try google "alien abduction" or QAnon.

I've ridden my 2015 road carbon frame with carbon bars and carbon wheels for 24,000 miles and not a single problem. I also have a carbon fiber cyclocross...
Forum: Foo
04-06-21, 08:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 526
Posted By Juan Foote

I would not go so far as to say "screw up", but...

I would not go so far as to say "screw up", but it damned sure would have made Oracle the Gatekeeper, big and rich as hell after everyone had to pay them royalties/licensing.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,947
Posted By Leinster

multiple studies have shown that in steady-state...

multiple studies have shown that in steady-state riding, there is no benefit in efficiency to riding, say, 40km in clipless over platform pedals.

and thatís fine if all youíre doing is riding...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-21, 05:10 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,320
Posted By chaadster

It was never flat-proof. With Airliner,...

It was never flat-proof.

With Airliner, though, you could ditch the emergency flat repair kit altogether. No plugs, no CO2. Rely on the sealant for most puncture repair, and then the Airliner for...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,320
Posted By chaadster

https://youtu.be/66KPtappr-c

https://youtu.be/66KPtappr-c
03-30-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,814
Posted By Koyote

A 'good average speed' depends entirely on what...

A 'good average speed' depends entirely on what you are trying to accomplish.

If you just want to go for a spin and get some exercise, ride as fast as you feel like riding and have fun.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-21, 03:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,071
Posted By cb400bill

biketiresdirect merlin cycles wiggle ribble...

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treefortbikes
03-26-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 916
Posted By Elvo

No I carry a 6mm and 8mm mini hex wrench for the...

No I carry a 6mm and 8mm mini hex wrench for the pedals
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,205
Posted By wgscott

I need to talk my kids out of going to college.

I need to talk my kids out of going to college.
03-26-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,190
Posted By wphamilton

You like to stir up "math" controversy don't you?...

You like to stir up "math" controversy don't you? Me too.

FWIW, for small angles, sine and tangent are close enough not to matter. So if it's easier for anyone to use arcsine than arctan, I say...
03-25-21, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By StanSeven

Thread closed. Off topic as this is a cycling...

Thread closed. Off topic as this is a cycling forum
03-21-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,313
Posted By Troul

Just because someone has the money to buy the...

Just because someone has the money to buy the name brand "awe factor" product does not necessitate the person has the brains to operate, maintain, or understand what they have bought.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-20-21, 08:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,578
Posted By chaadster

Thanks. Those are not bad looking, but they...

Thanks. Those are not bad looking, but they still have kind of chunky lugs. Iíd like to see more SPD shoes options made like the Specialized Remix:

...
03-20-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,257
Posted By Troul

Just put Di2 on the second cycle. You'll have...

Just put Di2 on the second cycle. You'll have absolutely no use for it, but it'll be worthlessly different!
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