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03-03-24, 03:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 261
Posted By veganbikes

YBN is a chain manufacturer, Yaban I believe is...

YBN is a chain manufacturer, Yaban I believe is the full name. They make a really neat titanium chain that isn't beyond ridiculously expensive if their claims of durability and weight hold up (not...
03-01-24, 02:46 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,539
Posted By 13ollocks

That's great - good outcome :thumb:

That's great - good outcome :thumb:
03-01-24, 02:28 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,539
Posted By howaboutme

Well.....I got my tracking info today so Shimano...

Well.....I got my tracking info today so Shimano is going to ship me another one. Thanks to you all for suggesting this!
03-01-24, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By smd4

I don't see a picture of your front derailleur.

I don't see a picture of your front derailleur.
03-01-24, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By CrimsonEclipse

I have the most important opinion on BF and I...

I have the most important opinion on BF and I Refuse to answer until you post pictures in the UV and IR spectrums and write a paper on the gravity variation in this sector.

I have spoken.
03-01-24, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By wheelreason

Can't answer properly without knowing what you...

Can't answer properly without knowing what you had for breakfast...
03-01-24, 12:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By bboy314

There is no way to answer this question without...

There is no way to answer this question without your credit card number, sorry.
03-01-24, 10:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,663
Posted By MoAlpha

True and I can provide a little more detail....

True and I can provide a little more detail. During exercise (and for some period afterward), muscle uptake of glucose shifts predominantly to the Glut1 transporter which does not require insulin to...
02-29-24, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,021
Posted By panzerwagon

Some years back, tired of a multitude of lights...

Some years back, tired of a multitude of lights with various mounting/charging/battery requirements, I converted the entire household to cygolite hotshots and headlights. They’ve been completely and...
02-29-24, 12:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,225
Posted By rsbob

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02-28-24, 08:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By 2old

Good job diagnosing the origin of the problem and...

Good job diagnosing the origin of the problem and good luck.
02-28-24, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By 2old

Grin is an innovative company with seemingly...

Grin is an innovative company with seemingly excellent, if somewhat problematic, products which (I've heard, but can't confirm) they don't stand behind. I've also read that there are at least eight...
02-28-24, 09:01 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,663
Posted By Iride01

10 year old thread.

10 year old thread.
02-27-24, 06:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By zandoval

Came out of my fox hole in August 2023 and BAM,...

Came out of my fox hole in August 2023 and BAM, got covid! Then I infected my wife and Dad. Took me down to near hospital admission but I recognized the illness on the 3rd day and started Paxlovid....
02-27-24, 04:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By 3alarmer

...I read about that study (I did not read the...

...I read about that study (I did not read the study itself). It's somewhat heartening to see 17 patients studied "in depth", with an overall conclusion that there's something genuinely,...
02-27-24, 04:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By indyfabz

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Now that Larry has a mic.
02-27-24, 03:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By Camilo

Neither my wife nor I have had Covid in spite of...

Neither my wife nor I have had Covid in spite of having no significant lifestyle changes. We're "elderly" (late 60s/early 70s). This fact is well within the possibility of pure chance I'm sure. But...
02-27-24, 02:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By calamarichris

Ah crap, now this thread's going to be locked...

Ah crap, now this thread's going to be locked too. I just wanted to know if anyone else suffered serious damage from the virus. :(
02-27-24, 02:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 756
Posted By Calsun

I have received every available Covid vaccine and...

I have received every available Covid vaccine and booster and in the fall my wife and I also got the flu and RSV shots. Not fun but better than contracting these viruses. We avoid large indoor...
02-27-24, 10:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 910
Posted By csport

ftfy

ftfy
02-26-24, 07:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 485
Posted By Camilo

Right. That's why I posed my question: Is...

Right. That's why I posed my question:
Is there any reason to do routine brake bleeding and/or fluid replacement on DOT brakes if the levers are still firm and the brakes work well?
So far, I'm...
02-26-24, 03:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 485
Posted By surak

DOT fluid absorbs water over time. I've seen...

DOT fluid absorbs water over time. I've seen recommendations to bleed them twice a year, especially if they've been exposed to wetter conditions, but minimum of a year is the common guideline.

I...
02-25-24, 09:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,764
Posted By veganbikes

It is a nice tool, along with the Decade chain...

It is a nice tool, along with the Decade chain tool...expensive but quality in the hands even someone who knows nothing about bicycles but understands good tools put the Decade in their hands and...
02-25-24, 06:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,764
Posted By 3alarmer

...so the Dalai Llama says to the hot dog vendor,...

...so the Dalai Llama says to the hot dog vendor, "Make me one with everything". :)
02-25-24, 05:09 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,764
Posted By wheelreason

LOL. I bought 2, one for the shop, and a personal...

LOL. I bought 2, one for the shop, and a personal one, I hate slop on my HAG. I cut the Park in two with the grinder...
02-25-24, 05:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,764
Posted By 3alarmer

....ommmmm is where the heart is. :)

....ommmmm is where the heart is. :)
02-25-24, 09:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By jloco

Carry pepper spray

https://www.abc4.com/news/wasatch-front/a-road-rage-incident-in-american-fork-left-a-cyclist-shaken-its-part-of-a-bigger-issue-of-safety-on-utah-roads/

Yet another road rage incident that could...
02-25-24, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By choddo

Nah. Waste of earth’s finite resources.

Nah. Waste of earth’s finite resources.
02-24-24, 08:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 910
Posted By urbanknight

Quiet up front where I can hear but noisy in the...

Quiet up front where I can hear but noisy in the back where people behind me will be annoyed?
I want the rear brake stronger because I'm scared of going over the bars in a panic stop?
02-24-24, 04:17 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,502
Posted By 1989Pre

I don't see an issue with women, as-such: People...

I don't see an issue with women, as-such: People are less communicative with strangers in-general, these days. I do have a slight problem (my problem, I guess) with ear buds. I find it very awkward...
02-24-24, 03:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,502
Posted By njkayaker

People running are not out for a leisurely...

People running are not out for a leisurely stroll. If you were riding up a moderately steep hill, would you want to chat with strangers? Isn’t it like interrupting them?

I also wonder if you tend...
02-24-24, 01:01 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,502
Posted By Koyote

I always wear bluetooth headphones while walking...

I always wear bluetooth headphones while walking my dogs so that I can listen to NPR news -- and occasionally do a phone call. I have a pair of particularly irksome neighbor -- they will take the...
02-23-24, 11:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 910
Posted By surak

I recently put new pads in my rain bike -- metal...

I recently put new pads in my rain bike -- metal pads for the front and resin for the rear. Metal tends to be stronger and fades less, but is louder with a tendency to squeal when wet. Organic is...
02-23-24, 09:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,217
Posted By Steve B.

Put it off till November ?

Put it off till November ?
Forum: Touring
02-23-24, 08:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 794
Posted By Ron Damon

Sulawesi (Celebes), Indonesia

Sulawesi (Celebes), Indonesia
Forum: Touring
02-23-24, 08:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 794
Posted By Yan

Scotland to Armenia for me this summer. Haven't...

Scotland to Armenia for me this summer. Haven't decided on route yet. Open to suggestions.
02-23-24, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By Chuck M

Since you have identified the white tracer, you...

Since you have identified the white tracer, you should be good to splice the cord back together. I would recommend soldering the joints and shrink wrapping them. If you don't have the tools for...
02-23-24, 07:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By zacster

It's a 48v power supply so don't make a mistake...

It's a 48v power supply so don't make a mistake with it. But you know what, they cost $30 from Saris, just buy another one.
02-23-24, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By ScottCommutes

Don't let your pooch electrocute himself chewing...

Don't let your pooch electrocute himself chewing stuff!
02-23-24, 07:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By BTinNYC

What ^ he said.

What ^ he said.
02-23-24, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 177
Posted By unterhausen

I'm sure polarity matters on the trainer side. ...

I'm sure polarity matters on the trainer side. Many a kickr has been smoked due to getting the right voltage power supply with the wrong polarity. I expect other trainers are the same.

Are you...
Forum: Touring
02-23-24, 05:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 794
Posted By indyfabz

Some localish 3-5 day trips in S. Jersey to start...

Some localish 3-5 day trips in S. Jersey to start if I can get my leg strength back. Maybe a round trip on the GAP. If all goes well, I’m hoping to do the Bitterroot 300K loop with and out and back...
Forum: Touring
02-23-24, 12:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 794
Posted By Roughstuff

Ooops, time to discuss summer 2024 touring plans?

Cascadia for me summer 2024: from Shasta in northern California to The Canadian border.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-24, 08:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 503
Posted By KJ43

I've used their factory install in the past on a...

I've used their factory install in the past on a GRX crankset and I've also purchased a GRX crankset with the power meter pre-installed.

The factory install was shipped back to me about 3 weeks...
02-23-24, 05:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,261
Posted By indyfabz

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02-22-24, 08:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,502
Posted By wheelreason

"Her name is Eilene, but she goes by...

"Her name is Eilene, but she goes by Peg"...
02-22-24, 02:36 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,228
Posted By RH Clark

No, I'm far from a museum piece collector. I...

No, I'm far from a museum piece collector. I actually started riding during the worst financial time of my life. I have bought all my bikes cheap off marketplace and have slowly acquired tools and...
Forum: Touring
02-22-24, 02:31 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,512
Posted By imi

pfff! Those bog standard Rohloff hubs are way too...

pfff! Those bog standard Rohloff hubs are way too cheap! Gold plated is the ONLY way to go!
...
02-22-24, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By spelger

Ride across Britain challenge

i've been doing the ride across Britain challenge in Rouvy lately. such beautiful landscape. one recent ride make me think of the dry hills east of San Jose, CA. i knew this had to be the highlands...
Forum: Touring
02-22-24, 11:44 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,512
Posted By Tourist in MSN

Well, if it makes no sense to you, I will not...

Well, if it makes no sense to you, I will not bother explaining it to you.
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