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Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-23, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By MoAlpha

That was probably temporary while they were...

That was probably temporary while they were cleaning out the cage.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-23, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By rjones28

Just back from Benson's lunchtime walk. The sun...

Just back from Benson's lunchtime walk. The sun was out. Zero degrees F and windy.

Benson wore her boots....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-23, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Trsnrtr

My team was sponsored by Nishiki in '87 and '88. ...

My team was sponsored by Nishiki in '87 and '88. The vast majority of the frames broke near the right rear dropout and one (mine) also broke through the down tub.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-23, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

It's a 13 mile drive to the trailhead. Yeah, the...

It's a 13 mile drive to the trailhead. Yeah, the trails are pretty fun out there. The city just started giving them names and putting trail markers up, and they've been cutting new trail up on one...
02-02-23, 07:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 618
Posted By terrymorse

True, that wet spell was a doozy. So many damaged...

True, that wet spell was a doozy. So many damaged roads in the mountains, too. Some of my favorite rides currently are off limits.

Tour de Disaster, Santa Cruz Mountains
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-23, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Velo Vol

My uncle survived a bioprosthetic aortic and...

My uncle survived a bioprosthetic aortic and mitral valve replacement plus a triple bypass today. His blood isn't clotting very well, and he's by no means out of the woods, but that's one step on...
02-02-23, 04:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 618
Posted By terrymorse

Winter… Is that the season when the hills...

Winter…

Is that the season when the hills are green, the air is invisible, and the wildflowers are in bloom?

I like winter.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-23, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By BillyD

Amen! https://i.imgur.com/SNKWcaP.gif Speak...

Amen!
https://i.imgur.com/SNKWcaP.gif
Speak the truth brother, you've paid your dues.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-23, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By datlas

Should be around 2PM. YMMV

Should be around 2PM. YMMV
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-23, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Ribble is wind tunnel testing? fancy. I was...

Ribble is wind tunnel testing? fancy.

I was checking out their steel gravel selection the other day.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-23, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Eric F

My older daughter and my 2mo-old grandson stopped...

My older daughter and my 2mo-old grandson stopped by by office this afternoon. That was a nice emotional boost for the day. The boy and I talked about bicycles and baseball. His momma and I talked...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By bampilot06

Why did someone have to post that dispatch bikes...

Why did someone have to post that dispatch bikes ****. Iím up to 150.00 dollars worth of stem caps and bar endsÖÖ..
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By indyfabz

Just got moved to a rehab place tonight after a...

Just got moved to a rehab place tonight after a cardioversion. Seems more like a nursing home.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Mojo31

The road to timtakdom is slippery.

The road to timtakdom is slippery.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-23, 05:29 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By ls01

electric jet = ducted fan.

electric jet = ducted fan.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By DangerousDanR

While some of y'all were watching growed mens...

While some of y'all were watching growed mens kicken a punkin around the pasture I went out and rode the fat bike for an hour. First ride in two months. It is good to be able to ride again!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 07:17 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Mojo31

My son and I got into RC cars for awhile. Of...

My son and I got into RC cars for awhile. Of course, it was Porsche versus Ferrari.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By bampilot06

Prolly should go to the witch doctor. Thatís not...

Prolly should go to the witch doctor. Thatís not a normal feeling.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By bampilot06

Might sound shocking, but I never got into this....

Might sound shocking, but I never got into this. I wasnít into standing model airplanes either. I had, still have a large collection of model airplanes that people kept buying me when I was a kid,...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By thin_concrete

Hereís hoping the Bengals/Chiefs game is better. ...

Hereís hoping the Bengals/Chiefs game is better. I had high hopes for the Niners But this is bad.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By rjones28

Good sale on RLT 9 frames over at Jenson. ...

Good sale on RLT 9 frames over at Jenson.

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Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By MoAlpha

Guilty for feeling sad about the suffering and...

Guilty for feeling sad about the suffering and death of a human being, someone you knew? Feel guilty about your carbon footprint or yelling at your kid or something!

Mourn him and regret the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By DangerousDanR

Today it is 2 months since I broke my femur so I...

Today it is 2 months since I broke my femur so I am cleared to ride tomorrow. The weather forecast is -3F, winds out of the west at 6-10 MPH, and partly cloudy. Great day to get back on a bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By phrantic09

Malta, NY Snow Report ...

Malta, NY Snow Report


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Was very windy this...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By t2p

no doubt a byproduct of being a Cowboys fan

no doubt a byproduct of being a Cowboys fan
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-23, 02:35 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 75,358
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

5 year thread dredge? LET'S DO IT. Recently...

5 year thread dredge? LET'S DO IT.

Recently acquired a 60cm Onix frameset circa 2006 (looking at catalogs available). Aluminum steerer keeps this tallest-they-offered frame size (for the Onix...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 08:24 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 9,362
Posted By DangerousDanR

I have provided medical care on well over 100...

I have provided medical care on well over 100 motor vehicle crashes in a very rural setting, and 75% of ours were due to alcohol consumption by the operator of the vehicle. I suppose we should count...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 04:32 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By BillyD

What's really ******g sad is knowing that prolly...

What's really ******g sad is knowing that prolly the only time you DO wear them will be at funerals. :(


But . . . . . just so long as it's not your own.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 03:39 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 9,362
Posted By genejockey

Oh, my! That's pretty! And still looks...

Oh, my! That's pretty! And still looks purposeful.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By datlas

For those that don’t follow my Strava feed, here...

For those that don’t follow my Strava feed, here are pics of my two favorite sculptures from todays ride.

I can guess which one Velo Vol likes better.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-23, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By rjones28

If you're ****ing the bar tape, you're doing it...

If you're ****ing the bar tape, you're doing it wrong.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

The KCB obviously needs to widen its repertoire.

The KCB obviously needs to widen its repertoire.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By abshipp

Proved again tonight that even when I donít...

Proved again tonight that even when I donít really want to go ride, Iím always happier when I do.

Ended up being my first datlas-ing: >100í elevation gain per mile on a road bike.

I mean it was...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By datlas

I was thinking more like this: ...

I was thinking more like this:

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Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Eric F

In the world I live in, these things are not...

In the world I live in, these things are not exclusive of each other.
01-26-23, 11:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 480
Posted By terrymorse

I disagree. There's a wide range of positions...

I disagree. There's a wide range of positions between "aggressive race bike" and "upright beach cruiser". The best bike style for you depends on how relaxed you want to be.

Road bikes with relaxed...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 10:07 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By genejockey

That one guy, though - I actually gave up. Horse...

That one guy, though - I actually gave up. Horse to water, and all that.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By genejockey

"**** 'em if they can't take a joke."

"**** 'em if they can't take a joke."
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Eric F

How you treat service people says a lot about...

How you treat service people says a lot about your character.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Mojo31

When my daughter graduated from high school, we...

When my daughter graduated from high school, we threw a party at our house. My parents and sister were down from IL, and my sister from San Diego came in for it. My Cali sister and parents were...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Mojo31

In my experience, having been pulled over a...

In my experience, having been pulled over a number of times, it always helps to tell the cop that you pay his salary and he should be directing his efforts to alleviate the real menaces to society...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By genejockey

You may remember the drama we went through with...

You may remember the drama we went through with Mrs. GJ's Sienna (thank you for your skepticism regarding buying new catalytic converters, BTW!). What a nightmare! I'm still amazed that, when we...
01-25-23, 02:54 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 6,322
Posted By livedarklions

Gotta say, getting nasty over wooden airplanes of...

Gotta say, getting nasty over wooden airplanes of WWII strikes me as a new low for BF.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Trsnrtr

ditto. Took this pic on the way home from my...

ditto. Took this pic on the way home from my Eligard shot at the cancer center:

...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By thin_concrete

Says the person who canít be bothered by stop...

Says the person who canít be bothered by stop signsÖ
01-25-23, 05:22 AM
Replies: 722
Views: 17,048
Posted By elcruxio

The DH bikes (slackest of the slack) of the late...

The DH bikes (slackest of the slack) of the late 90's and early 00's had head angles of around 68 degrees. My sport hardtail of 2013 had a head angle of 69 degrees. Some current gravel bikes are...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-23, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By datlas

Good news! My friend Michelle got an email from...

Good news! My friend Michelle got an email from Indy. He is still in the hospital but obviously doing better since he can email. My hope is he pops in here soon.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-23, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Eric F

Mikaela Shiffrin won her 83rd World Cup race,...

Mikaela Shiffrin won her 83rd World Cup race, surpassing Lindsey Vonn's record for most wins by a woman, and is now 4 away from passing Ingemar Stenmark's all-time record of 86 wins. I really like...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-23, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4,259
Views: 55,588
Posted By Mojo31

Met a woman who lived in Pebble Beach on 17 Mile...

Met a woman who lived in Pebble Beach on 17 Mile Drive while vacationing out there. She also had a summer home in Carmel to get away from the fog.
01-23-23, 04:28 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 17,048
Posted By wolfchild

That is a very strange coincidence because i did...

That is a very strange coincidence because i did exactly the same thing. On Saturday i did a ride on my bike with rim brakes and on Sunday I did a ride on my bike with disc brakes. Both brakes worked...
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