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rjones28 07-19-21 05:59 PM


Originally Posted by phrantic09 (Post 22148096)
Since you're replacing the BB you may as well put on a left side crankarm PM while you have it apart....

This

rjones28 07-19-21 06:00 PM


Originally Posted by big john (Post 22148141)
So if I buy enough cars I will never have to do another oil change?

Correct.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:02 PM


Originally Posted by Velo Vol (Post 22148595)
1) Helmet unnecessary for mowing.

2) Goggles provide adequate face protection.

or get a quiet, battery powered unit and you can go without and experience freedom.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:05 PM


Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets (Post 22148362)
Ideally you'd have one car for each day of the week.

the snakes vs bucs tonight. Poor quality baseball personified.

rjones28 07-19-21 06:05 PM


Originally Posted by phrantic09 (Post 22148180)
Work being stupid is the story of my life - at least you got to ride today, I got to spend my morning learning that at 41 I have significant hearing loss on one ear and likely need a hearing aid unless an MRI turns up a mechanical cause.

Speaking of hearing loss, the mechanic working next to me today had a tube explode inside the tire they were repairing. It happened about three feet from me. Very loud.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:08 PM


Originally Posted by Trsnrtr (Post 22148985)
I like lemon pie and lemon bars and lemonade.

lemon cake with fresh squeezed lemon juice FTW.

Mojo31 07-19-21 06:08 PM


Originally Posted by Eric F (Post 22149005)
Felt pretty mediocre all weekend, with a runny nose, mild sore throat, and a headache. In usual times, this would be "just a cold", without much further worry. However, I'm reading of incidents where vaccinated people are testing positive for COVID, and are exhibiting "cold like" symptoms. Today, I got tested. If it comes back positive, I will have ruined my daughter's opportunity to play with her softball team in the National Championship tournament that starts this coming weekend.

Should not have been tested. The rate of positivity goes down the less people get tested. AIR?

rjones28 07-19-21 06:09 PM


Originally Posted by MoAlpha (Post 22148316)
How bad are SRAM chains? I think I've used them in the past with no ill effects and they're the cheapest out there right now.

Sram chains are fine.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:09 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149043)
wut

consider the source.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:11 PM


Originally Posted by Bah Humbug (Post 22148998)
I thought work was bad, then it said ďhold my beerĒ.

I hear that. I got Monday'd.

Eric F 07-19-21 06:11 PM


Originally Posted by datlas (Post 22149014)
In my experience runny nose and lots of mucus make COVID19 much less likely.

Thatís good to know. Thanks.

Velo Vol 07-19-21 06:12 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149043)
wut

We've got a bunch of college-educated people here and yet we have to go through all this rigmarole to figure out how to fix a silly little bike part. It's moronic.

Eric F 07-19-21 06:13 PM


Originally Posted by Mojo31 (Post 22149066)
Should not have been tested. The rate of positivity goes down the less people get tested. AIR?

Faultless logic, right there.

Velo Vol 07-19-21 06:13 PM


Originally Posted by DougRNS (Post 22149078)
I hear that. I got Monday'd.

It felt like Tuesday to me.

Bah Humbug 07-19-21 06:14 PM


Originally Posted by WhyFi (Post 22149009)
Try being a stay-at-home dad.

:innocent:

When they sever me eventually, likely as not I'll be a stay-at-home non-dad. You will all rue that day.

DougRNS 07-19-21 06:17 PM


Originally Posted by Velo Vol (Post 22149083)
It felt like Tuesday to me.


Mojo31 07-19-21 06:22 PM


Originally Posted by Eric F (Post 22149081)
Faultless logic, right there.

Thatís why I get to charge a billing rate right up there with a cheap hooker.

rjones28 07-19-21 06:33 PM


Originally Posted by Velo Vol (Post 22149080)
We've got a bunch of college-educated people here and yet we have to go through all this rigmarole to figure out how to fix a silly little bike part. It's moronic.

I fixed several silly little bikes today. No rigmarole required.

Mojo31 07-19-21 06:36 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149114)
I fixed several silly little bikes today. No rigmarole required.

I hope it wasnít moronic.

Eric F 07-19-21 06:44 PM


Originally Posted by Mojo31 (Post 22149101)
Thatís why I get to charge a billing rate right up there with a cheap hooker.

Not being up to date on the current rates for hookers - cheap or otherwise - I donít have a way to judge whether your advice is a good value or not.

Eric F 07-19-21 06:46 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149114)
I fixed several silly little bikes today. No rigmarole required.

Good thing. The rigamorole adjuster from Park Tool is pretty expensive.

LesterOfPuppets 07-19-21 06:47 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149114)
I fixed several silly little bikes today. No rigmarole required.

It is considerably easier when you can lay hands on them.


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Mojo31 07-19-21 06:55 PM


Originally Posted by Eric F (Post 22149118)
Not being up to date on the current rates for hookers - cheap or otherwise - I donít have a way to judge whether your advice is a good value or not.

As they say, itís worth what you pay for it.

Velo Vol 07-19-21 07:05 PM


Originally Posted by rjones28 (Post 22149114)
I fixed several silly little bikes today. No rigmarole required.

You're paid to figure it out.

rjones28 07-19-21 07:33 PM


Originally Posted by Mojo31 (Post 22149116)
I hope it wasnít moronic.

Not even a little.


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