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Forum: Fatbikes
07-22-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

What did you buy?

What did you buy?
Forum: Fatbikes
07-14-21, 07:04 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

That's what it's all about!

That's what it's all about!
Forum: Fatbikes
07-13-21, 02:39 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

All that driving sounds like good times to me. I...

All that driving sounds like good times to me. I drive literally every day, but want to take more time for long trip bike driving. I live East River, SD. I need to get more time in the saddle out...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-13-21, 12:55 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Looks fantastic! I live on the prairie...

Looks fantastic!

I live on the prairie now. Everything flat here. Tons of gravel grinding and groomed trails, nothing really hilly, woodsy around. Unlike the high and low deserts of AZ and NV...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-08-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Nothing tougher than my Pug 26" wheel w/ 36...

Nothing tougher than my Pug 26" wheel w/ 36 heavy-duty spokes. In two years I've never replaced or even adjusted a spoke. Give me function over form any day. My gear hub is perfect, too. Though I...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-08-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

All true. I've been driving bicycle since I was...

All true. I've been driving bicycle since I was seven and couldn't even drive a wheelie to save my life. For me, its all forward motion. I drive literally every day, spring, summer, winter, fall. ...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-08-21, 03:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Aye, and for sure. I'm a big, burly kettlebell &...

Aye, and for sure. I'm a big, burly kettlebell & mace swinging bastard. I drive my Pug hurling through time and space like a madman. Bike and driver weigh nearly three hundred pounds altogether....
Forum: Fatbikes
07-07-21, 07:23 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

It all depends on the type of cycling you're...

It all depends on the type of cycling you're doing. I'm 240 lbs--and drive hard over every kind of terrain you can think of. I commute in town, woods, asphalt, concrete, gravel grind, beach--my bike...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-07-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Ha! That thing is outrageous! Cool bike. Good...

Ha! That thing is outrageous! Cool bike. Good geometry. But no aluminum and no hydraulic brakes for this ol' driver. I go for the ultimate in reliability and practicality. Chromoly and...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-06-21, 01:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

I hear you. I have been waiting for the Jones LWB...

I hear you. I have been waiting for the Jones LWB Complete bikes to come in since October 2020. There are none. And if looks like they won't be coming in any time soon. I found one on eBay some...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-06-21, 12:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

I'm happy with my Pug. It's the only fatbike I'll...

I'm happy with my Pug. It's the only fatbike I'll ever need. Looking for something steel frame w/ smaller tires for when the snow is not flying here in SD. I like touring bikes, like the Jones LWB,...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-06-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Yep. And Surly quit making the Pugsley and the...

Yep. And Surly quit making the Pugsley and the Troll. And Jeff Jones is still out of LWB and SWB Complete Bikes. I'm still looking for a second bike to keep my Pug company in the stable. Not much...
Forum: Fatbikes
07-05-21, 09:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Good one. Specialized has got it dialed in.

Good one. Specialized has got it dialed in.
04-20-21, 09:54 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

I drank some myself, but don't like it. Booze...

I drank some myself, but don't like it. Booze is not for me. Blech.

Dad's 84 now. Still walkin' around. Even he can't believe it.
04-19-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Dad was "refer madness" infected his entire life....

Dad was "refer madness" infected his entire life. Drinking like a fish was just fine, gambling, fighting, womanizing--all alcohol enhanced activities of his were just fine... but weed, well, that...
04-19-21, 02:44 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

With me, not only am I looking for potential...

With me, not only am I looking for potential hazards, threats, etc., but I AM the threat. My Pug weighs 30+ pounds and is made of steel, and I weigh 240+ pounds with all my gear. That's near three...
04-16-21, 11:23 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

It takes only a few minutes to chew it up and mix...

It takes only a few minutes to chew it up and mix with the saliva and liquefy. Eating bud is good food that is good for you. Bud is not tobacco. Not even close. Both hemp and marijuana are good...
04-16-21, 12:14 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

It's not a placebo effect. I would describe it...

It's not a placebo effect. I would describe it thus: a powerful sense of well-being. It's not a high like the fry-headz and burn-outs get when they smoke it, as I said before it doesn't get all in...
04-16-21, 01:00 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

What gibberish. But, as I said, to each his...

What gibberish.

But, as I said, to each his own. I will continue to eat my bud whenever I need it or want it and enjoy the benefits of raw weed--which burnt, baked or vaped weed does not...
04-15-21, 03:47 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Nobody's ruining anything for me. Just put some...

Nobody's ruining anything for me. Just put some bud in your mouth, chew it until liquid (better than grinding it into a fine powder), let it into the blood through the mucus membranes (believe me,...
04-15-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Perhaps the people who wrote that nonsense need...

Perhaps the people who wrote that nonsense need to eat some weed and report back to us weed eaters.

Eat weed, you'll get higher than a kite and enjoy a pain free body buzz while you pedal the...
04-15-21, 03:32 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Whatever it is I experience--it works. They...

Whatever it is I experience--it works. They don't put all that good weed into lollipops and brownies for nothing.

I just eat it raw. Easiest.
04-15-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Exactly. I wasn't clear enough... the oxygen...

Exactly. I wasn't clear enough... the oxygen deprivation is an aside, which you get when you hold your breath, which is what you do when you smoke weed, and which you get when breathing into the...
04-15-21, 01:41 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Drawing smoke into your lungs doesn't deprive you...

Drawing smoke into your lungs doesn't deprive you of oxygen?

What does it do then?
04-15-21, 12:27 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

Definitely NO. It works better eating it. ...

Definitely NO. It works better eating it. Eating it ensures you get it all, for one thing. Nothing is wasted. Chewing it (yes, it tastes like crap) until it is liquefied puts it immediately into...
04-13-21, 02:23 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

I'm in the same position as you in many ways. Had...

I'm in the same position as you in many ways. Had insomnia since childhood and deal with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Have used Marijuana in order to manage it in the past (and will again if the...
Forum: Fatbikes
04-10-21, 08:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

Finally got a chance to slap on the Fat B Nimble...

Finally got a chance to slap on the Fat B Nimble and take it for a drive today. Nice. Fat and flubbery. Rolls fast enough and puts more bounce in the suspension. Grinds gravel and single track...
04-09-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,868
Posted By Ted Noiz

I haven't gotten high in years, but when I did I...

I haven't gotten high in years, but when I did I loved driving high. I'd eat a chunk of bud and head out. Nothing to it. Did not impair my driving ever. Pot is one of the best pain killers there...
Forum: Fatbikes
04-07-21, 11:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

Looks great! I'll buy one and give it a shot.

Looks great! I'll buy one and give it a shot.
Forum: Fatbikes
04-04-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By Ted Noiz

No noticeable weight. The front is a...

No noticeable weight.

The front is a Portland Design Works Mud Shovel. The rear is an Axiom Rearrunner Fat.
Forum: Fatbikes
04-04-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By Ted Noiz

South Dakota Gravel Grinding On A Fattie

The gravel roads are endless, north; south, east, west--as far as the eye can see. The Pug and I grind here often.
...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-29-21, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

The Jumbo Has Arrived

And will roll smoother and faster than the Nate! Gearing up for spring, summer, fall!
...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-29-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By Ted Noiz

Rollin' Through Town On Saturday

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Forum: Fatbikes
03-25-21, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,223
Posted By Ted Noiz

usable. 4.9 will definitely do. Good and...

usable.

4.9 will definitely do. Good and fat! Experiment a lot with different lower tire pressures and find what works for you.
Forum: Fatbikes
03-24-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

I can report now... I had (and still have in the...

I can report now... I had (and still have in the fork) 45North Van Helga (tubeless), which is nice and light and rolls smooth and fast. Then I bounded some unknown object on the road one day that cut...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-23-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,604
Posted By Ted Noiz

Nice work. I had the same issue. Wanted a fat...

Nice work. I had the same issue. Wanted a fat front rack but the local shop had none. But they did have a fat rear rack that was on sale for a sweet price. Bought it and took it home. With a...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-23-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,280
Posted By Ted Noiz

Steger Mukluks Yukon for extreme cold. Keen 8"...

Steger Mukluks Yukon for extreme cold. Keen 8" High leather boots w/ wool socks in lesser cold.
Forum: Fatbikes
03-23-21, 02:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

I snagged up the Fat B Nimble. We'll see how...

I snagged up the Fat B Nimble. We'll see how that rolls! Thanks for the tips, Everyone!
Forum: Fatbikes
03-23-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Shortages! Shortages! Of EVERYTHING! I've been...

Shortages! Shortages! Of EVERYTHING! I've been calling Jeff Jones all winter looking for a Jones LWB and there's NOTHING! Says he will have more bikes in May 2021--maybe! Meantime I scour the...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-23-21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

Whoops! I meant to write 3.8. Dunno what I was...

Whoops! I meant to write 3.8. Dunno what I was thinking. Apologies for the confusion. And thanks for the tip!
Forum: Fatbikes
03-22-21, 10:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ted Noiz

Good Place To Shop Fatbike Tires?

Anyone know of a good place to shop for fatbike tires? I need to find a 3.8 tubeless-ready rear tire for my Pugsley that rolls well on concrete, asphalt and trails. It's the end of the winter season...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-22-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,223
Posted By Ted Noiz

Seth, on a cheap Dolomite with dry sand, wet sand...

Seth, on a cheap Dolomite with dry sand, wet sand AND saltwater. Search his YouTube video: " Fatbiking in the wake of a cruise ship" HILARIOUS!
Forum: Fatbikes
03-21-21, 04:35 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,677
Posted By Ted Noiz

Buy Used

If you don't mind buying used, you can get a great fatbike for $1,000.00 or even less. I just looked at a stock 2014 Surly Pugsley on Craigslist, barely driven, ready to roll for $850.00 OBO. I buy...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-21-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,613
Posted By Ted Noiz

Agreed. If another driver has tires less than...

Agreed. If another driver has tires less than three inches fat--I don't even want to know him!
Forum: Fatbikes
03-21-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,335
Posted By Ted Noiz

That goes for literally any bike that has a front...

That goes for literally any bike that has a front brake that can stop the front wheel on a dime. Some bikes are easier to endover than others of course. For example, a trail bike, with its short...
Forum: Fatbikes
03-21-21, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,223
Posted By Ted Noiz

My Specialized FUSE had 3" knobby tires and did...

My Specialized FUSE had 3" knobby tires and did perfectly on soft sand. It's all about the tire pressure. The softer the landscape--the softer the pressure. I drove my bike on the beach along the...
Forum: Introductions
03-20-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By Ted Noiz

Newb here,, From East River, SD

Hello, from East River, SD! I've been driving bicycles since I was seven (I'm fifty six now) and have never been on a cycling forum before! Looking forward to meeting everyone and learning a lot...
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