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10-27-21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By fooferdoggie

yes I have gone offroad too but in the rain this...

yes I have gone offroad too but in the rain this year it has been going off. no clue why.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-21, 10:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 410
Posted By fooferdoggie

you could maybe wear the 1 hour ones all day long...

you could maybe wear the 1 hour ones all day long for commuting. I wish I knew about the last year.
10-26-21, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 100
Posted By fooferdoggie

I am a woodworker and it does not get super cold...

I am a woodworker and it does not get super cold in my shop but I wear a base layer then a poly/cotton sweatshirt over that then my goretex rain jacket. that did me down a bit below 32 degrees on my...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-21, 04:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 410
Posted By fooferdoggie

thats what I use in the winter then put thermal...

thats what I use in the winter then put thermal bibs over them. its a lot less money then several pair of padded thermal bibs if you could even find them.
10-26-21, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By fooferdoggie

no I think it uses an acceleration sensor. but it...

no I think it uses an acceleration sensor. but it has gone off without a full stop. I wonder if it could be the vibration from the rain on the rotors? last year I had 2 piston magura and now 4 piston...
10-26-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By fooferdoggie

yes who knows. I have tired to stop it giving me...

yes who knows. I have tired to stop it giving me weather info as its so slow It tells me often when the ride is almost done. but often the feature wont stay turned off.
10-26-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By fooferdoggie

this is the first it has done it and its updated....

this is the first it has done it and its updated. now it worked well in the two crashes I have had. but this only happens when it is raining. I have also stopped far harder with no issues with and...
10-26-21, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 168
Posted By fooferdoggie

Garmin 1030+ accident detector going off while braking in the rain.

I never had this issue last year but this year if my rotors are wet and I brake al little hard the accident detector goes off and I have to hold my finger on it to cancel it. it went off twice...
10-25-21, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By fooferdoggie

good to know about the extra fluid. its hard to...

good to know about the extra fluid. its hard to get very much upward angle my stand is jsut not tall enough to get much.
10-24-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By fooferdoggie

Anything Special about bleeding hydraulic back caliper on a tandem?

I have heard it can be a pain. just a Shimano deore 4 piston caliper. its getting bit mushy from overheating on long descents it seems. I have heard it can be tricky. I have been my other Shimano...
10-24-21, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

It was raining this morning but stopped around...

It was raining this morning but stopped around 11. weather report showed no rain around 2. so off we go. well almost found a flat tire I had to change before leaving. a simple ride out to boring...
10-24-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 640,779
Posted By fooferdoggie

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10-21-21, 05:22 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,712
Posted By fooferdoggie

its somewhat two. the light and radar have...

its somewhat two. the light and radar have separate connections. so you can control what the light does while the radar is on. .
10-21-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,712
Posted By fooferdoggie

if you jsut put the garmin to sleep it will cause...

if you jsut put the garmin to sleep it will cause issues so turn it off once in awhile. sometimes you have to remove it and repair too. ANT+ lights can be finicky.
10-20-21, 08:35 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,712
Posted By fooferdoggie

there are few commercial ones out there. this one...

there are few commercial ones out there. this one was more of a cruiser bike. it has the best motor a bosch setup but everything else was fairly low end. but it was like 4400 and we got it on sale...
10-20-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,712
Posted By fooferdoggie

oops. she works hard at exercising us.

oops. she works hard at exercising us.
Forum: Commuting
10-19-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,115
Posted By fooferdoggie

I mostly only ride on the ride in the dark. I...

I mostly only ride on the ride in the dark. I have a 800 lumen light running off my ebike battery last year I had a 1200 lumen as a flasher and backup. but I got a new lumps helmet so thats my front...
10-18-21, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 471
Posted By fooferdoggie

any goretex jacker will suck if you don't have...

any goretex jacker will suck if you don't have enough on underneath. it will feel cold or clammy if it is raining.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By fooferdoggie

it was a really thing one I got at a local bike...

it was a really thing one I got at a local bike shop. really too thin to do much. but layering does great and it was much easier to breath through.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By fooferdoggie

I have only gotten to about 25 but never covered...

I have only gotten to about 25 but never covered my mouth, when it is that cold I use two of them a thin one and my normal one then I would breath through the thin one.
10-17-21, 07:58 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,712
Posted By fooferdoggie

after taking the granddaughter to work my wife...

after taking the granddaughter to work my wife wanted carls Junior so her precious got safe ride home.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-21, 07:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By fooferdoggie

do you need your mouth/nose covered? Never need...

do you need your mouth/nose covered? Never need that and ever have a fogging issue. Now when I use it as a mask the nI go into a store then I get fogging.
10-17-21, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

wife wanted a burger and we just dropped off our...

wife wanted a burger and we just dropped off our grandkid and we hauled her precious then
...
10-12-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 632
Posted By fooferdoggie

for 70 this guy has its own bits though its...

for 70 this guy has its own bits though its missing a t20 I use it all the time.
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10-11-21, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By fooferdoggie

it can get crazy. I use makita and milwalkie. so...

it can get crazy. I use makita and milwalkie. so I only need two chargers until I got this dinky little cordless makita saw then it needed its own charger. I like how milwalkie has so many tools one...
10-11-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By fooferdoggie

true but my guts don't like it when I bend over a...

true but my guts don't like it when I bend over a lot so with this I put it on the tire and in a few seconds its done not down to attach up then pump and back down. plus its so much faster to fill a...
10-11-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By fooferdoggie

Great little cordless air pump.

I debated on getting one of those cheap cordless pumps made to be carried on your bike but I seldom get a flat while riding and mainly want to top off my tires. they tend to use 10psi or a bit less...
10-11-21, 08:17 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

was looking for pennywise when we went through...

was looking for pennywise when we went through this.


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10-11-21, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

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

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10-11-21, 08:09 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

I liked the look of this new build with all the...

I liked the look of this new build with all the rafters exposed then I realized I was photobomed by all the pee in front of the port potty.
...
10-11-21, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

a bit strange sculpture in that rich town. ...

a bit strange sculpture in that rich town.

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10-11-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

sculpture in rich part of town Lake Oswego. ...

sculpture in rich part of town Lake Oswego.


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10-11-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,256
Views: 137,867
Posted By fooferdoggie

this is a popular bike route and the gates shut...

this is a popular bike route and the gates shut at 4pm to the cemetery. but I guess someone was dying to get in.
...
Forum: Commuting
10-10-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,777
Posted By fooferdoggie

I just stockpiled new chain and pads for my...

I just stockpiled new chain and pads for my commuter an our tandem. I didn't to realize how much it costs to ride .about 250.00 for every 2000-3000 miles on both bikes. so between those and tires we...
10-10-21, 09:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By fooferdoggie

I am thinking heat too. this is a ice tech rotor...

I am thinking heat too. this is a ice tech rotor so it should dissipate heat well but to sure. we had a crash early last year and the mechanic though the rotor had been overheated or something. it...
10-10-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By fooferdoggie

no leaks on the caliper they feel fine andI have...

no leaks on the caliper they feel fine andI have been lubing the chai the same ay the whole time I ahve had the bike and I never get it on the disc. we do go off-road a bit on the tandem on hard...
10-09-21, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By fooferdoggie

Black gunk on my disk rotor where does it come from?

I never had this issue till I got a new wheel set.This is on our tandem and its s a Shimano deore 4 piston caliper with metallic pads. I Have been getting black streaks on the rotor and the braking...
10-04-21, 07:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 931
Posted By fooferdoggie

yes I just worked out the cost. it costs about...

yes I just worked out the cost. it costs about 260.00 for every 2000 miles of riding between the two bikes. tires on the tandem go fast too. so maybe 1000 or so in normal wear and tear. a belt would...
10-03-21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,242
Posted By fooferdoggie

They do make helmets for racing ...

They do make helmets for racing

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10-03-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 931
Posted By fooferdoggie

I do about 20 on my commute then hop on the the e...

I do about 20 on my commute then hop on the the e tandem and do another 10 to 20 Ido around 220 miles a week ride every day. so its doable and you can work as much as you want. but it is time. but I...
10-03-21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By fooferdoggie

wife and I just got our Lumos helmets from...

wife and I just got our Lumos helmets from kickstarter. I have a turn signal button the helmet beeps so now that will sign her when I am turning should work well as her helmet will be the one beeping
10-03-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 541
Posted By fooferdoggie

it can work and it can fail. tried slime first...

it can work and it can fail. tried slime first and then Stans that worked ok but not always. just tried specialized high pressure sealant. got to seal the hole on our tandem but then it gave out a...
10-02-21, 08:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 931
Posted By fooferdoggie

only if you dont have to wait for the next bus...

only if you dont have to wait for the next bus because the rack is full. I can do the 9 miles faster on my e bike then I can on the bus by a fair amount.
10-02-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 640,779
Posted By fooferdoggie

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10-02-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4,179
Views: 640,779
Posted By fooferdoggie

I couldn't get a video but I saw a car with a...

I couldn't get a video but I saw a car with a thing slowly turning on the back. it was raining and I was riding and I was like what the hell. the nI figured out its like a wind up key. that one was...
Forum: Recumbent
10-02-21, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 674
Posted By fooferdoggie

the limbo was my first bike and the frame...

the limbo was my first bike and the frame cracked. they replaced it for free with a different model and it was history even then right after I bought it new. heavy bike but I forgot about what it was...
10-02-21, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By fooferdoggie

that makes sense. with all the rain I ride in I...

that makes sense. with all the rain I ride in I want to keep on top of them.
10-02-21, 03:36 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,242
Posted By fooferdoggie

[QUOTE=OldRailfan;22254371]Completely different...

[QUOTE=OldRailfan;22254371]Completely different story in the Interior of Southern BC.
Going back to the early '60s when I was riding my bike to work I got caught on a rainy day..... caught in the...
10-02-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By fooferdoggie

How often should I lube sealed cartridge bearings with rainy rides?

My e bike is all sealed cartridge bearings now. when I got it in November I had rusty grease coming out of the headset by April. so the bearings were replaced with good bearings. between new wheels...
10-02-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 573
Posted By fooferdoggie

I would get some fine sandpaper and sand the...

I would get some fine sandpaper and sand the rotor and pads then clean with alcohol sounds like some contamination.
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