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Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 06:28 PM
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Posted By Trsnrtr

Agreed.

Agreed.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 04:35 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I haven’t weighed mine in some time but iirc, my...

I haven’t weighed mine in some time but iirc, my wife’s Amira goes under 17 and my Propel is virtually 17 with everything but the seat bag. My Colnago is heavier, closer to 18.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Don't you think some of that penalty is due to...

Don't you think some of that penalty is due to discs, built in suspension, etc. My wife’s Amira and my Propel, both purchased in 2014, still have rim brakes and the frame sections look skinnier than...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I understand that, same with my Colnago where the...

I understand that, same with my Colnago where the emphasis is supposedly on handling more than weight and I concur. However, the mid-range Treks that I've hefted were shockingly porky.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Regarding Treks, I'm subjectively unimpressed...

Regarding Treks, I'm subjectively unimpressed with the weight of their current line-up when I lift one. When we were sizing a new Emonda SLR-7 for my wife, I got to pick up some mid-level Madones...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

When I was a wee bairn, we had a railroad track...

When I was a wee bairn, we had a railroad track within 500' of my bed room window and a train would wake me up every night. I found the sound comforting. Many of the railroads have disappeared in...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-22, 05:09 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Wordle 377 3/6 🟩🟨🟨⬜⬜ 🟩🟩⬜🟨🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Wordle 377 3/6

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Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-22, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Ugh.

Ugh.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-22, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

For the record, it takes me 18 minutes to mow my...

For the record, it takes me 18 minutes to mow my yard and 18 minutes to trim and blow the grass off of the concrete. 36 minutes total and I still hate to do it.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-22, 12:52 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Been there, done that. Bit by feral cat during a...

Been there, done that. Bit by feral cat during a countywide rabies epidemic, ca. 1981.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I just checked the Emonda SLR7 Project One build...

I just checked the Emonda SLR7 Project One build and the one piece is standard.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Well, since her bike hasn't been shipped, I'm...

Well, since her bike hasn't been shipped, I'm sure something will be figured out by the time it is.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Her spec’s are for an Aeolus RSL Integrated...

Her spec’s are for an Aeolus RSL Integrated Bar/Stem.

The dealer provides updates every few weeks and hasn’t mentioned anything. I’ll stop in first chance that I get.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yes, SLR7 Project One. She is getting a 50 and...

Yes, SLR7 Project One. She is getting a 50 and supposedly bare frames are available in dinky sizes for building depending on part’s availability. However, in this case, it seems they are having paint...
06-29-22, 01:09 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 4,110
Posted By Trsnrtr

I didn’t feel that you were being a jerk, not at...

I didn’t feel that you were being a jerk, not at all. I wonder why I have so many problems, too.

The funniest thing that I had was a 1000 that started showing “Walking” in a header at the top of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Mrs. Trainsnorter’s Edmonds SL-7 delivery date...

Mrs. Trainsnorter’s Edmonds SL-7 delivery date has been pushed back to first week of September from first week of August. She’s bummed.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I was 6/6, too.

I was 6/6, too.
06-29-22, 11:17 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 4,110
Posted By Trsnrtr

Nothing unusual. I average about 7,000 miles a...

Nothing unusual. I average about 7,000 miles a year. I do ride in all kinds of weather. Who knows?

Some of the ongoing problems were that 305s used to break battery connectors. I think Garmin...
06-29-22, 06:00 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 4,110
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yep. My K2 has gone totally bonkers, but to be...

Yep. My K2 has gone totally bonkers, but to be fair, I've never had a Garmin* that didn't go nuts after a year.

*I've owned multiple 305s, 500s, 810s, 820s, 830s 1000s, 1030s and they all went to...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 05:51 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Ouch!

Ouch!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-22, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Yes, it has been approved.

Yes, it has been approved.
Forum: Introductions
06-26-22, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Trsnrtr

Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-22, 05:53 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Wordle 372 3/6 ⬜⬜⬜🟨⬜ ⬜⬜🟨🟩⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Wordle 372 3/6

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06-23-22, 02:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Trsnrtr

Locking the thread for political undertones....

Locking the thread for political undertones. We’ve said it all anyway.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-22, 04:36 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Wordle 369 4/6 ⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜ ⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩 ⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Wordle 369 4/6

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Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-22, 04:34 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

This is the quality content that i come here for....

This is the quality content that i come here for. Chapeau!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-22, 05:29 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Had one of those on my tandem last week. Tire...

Had one of those on my tandem last week. Tire had a couple thousand miles left in it. **** happens.
06-22-22, 04:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Trsnrtr

Politics belong in P&R forum. Please obey the...

Politics belong in P&R forum. Please obey the board rules.
06-21-22, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,157
Posted By Trsnrtr

An experienced rider fell at a stop light today...

An experienced rider fell at a stop light today on our group ride. No big deal. It happens.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

My wife wore monovision contacts for years with...

My wife wore monovision contacts for years with no problems so when she had cataract surgery, the doc talked her in to monovision lens replacement. It was the worst thing that she ever did. She now...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Though not ethical, it has happened in the past...

Though not ethical, it has happened in the past whenever trade teams and national teams are in the same race.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-22, 04:59 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I assumed that but found it interesting. Since...

I assumed that but found it interesting. Since Trek has a team in the TDS-W. There's a couple interesting things here. 1. Will Jolanda finish higher than her Trek teammates? 2. Will she ride to help...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 03:46 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

As I understand it, she’s riding on a national...

As I understand it, she’s riding on a national team in this race. Why is that? Anyone know?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

My best in a long while: Wordle 365 2/6 ...

My best in a long while:

Wordle 365 2/6

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Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-22, 06:07 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I posted a pic a couple years ago of a local used...

I posted a pic a couple years ago of a local used car dealer that had a load of Saturns. I thought that he had finally sold them all, but when I drove by recently, there was a half dozen more in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-22, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

My alarm system app on my phone shows me whether...

My alarm system app on my phone shows me whether my garage door is open or not and, yes, I do have to pull over and check the app occasionally.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-22, 06:10 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I was in error. My spreadsheet says 248,910...

I was in error. My spreadsheet says 248,910 miles.
Forum: Introductions
06-17-22, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 288
Posted By Trsnrtr

Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Introductions
06-17-22, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By Trsnrtr

Welcome! I did a tour in Croatia back in 2014....

Welcome! I did a tour in Croatia back in 2014. Great cycling and great people. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-22, 06:57 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Maybe,but I’ve had people point it out over the...

Maybe,but I’ve had people point it out over the years that I wear my glasses wrong. I don’t know if it’s the shape of my face or the location of my ears or whatever, but I cannot wear my glasses over...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-22, 02:12 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Nor do I and when someone tells me I’m doing it...

Nor do I and when someone tells me I’m doing it wrong, I tell them to go **** themselves.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-22, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I’ve had Hondas that you couldn’t lock the doors...

I’ve had Hondas that you couldn’t lock the doors with the key inside from the driver side but the passenger could do it by hitting the lock and shutting the door. My mother was an expert at doing...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Joint crack or whatever.

Joint crack or whatever.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I did that once with a 55mm set of Giant SLR1s. ...

I did that once with a 55mm set of Giant SLR1s. These are rim wheels so I filled the chips with black epoxy and sanded them down so the brakes wouldn't pulse. Looks like crap but they work fine....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

They didn't make me an offer but I didn't ask,...

They didn't make me an offer but I didn't ask, either. I have a couple pair of decent road shoes and only wanted these for fun but only in white. No white, no sell.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

I agree on all accounts.

I agree on all accounts.
06-14-22, 10:37 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 4,110
Posted By Trsnrtr

My problem with both the Garmins and the K2 is...

My problem with both the Garmins and the K2 is reliability. My wife’s 830 stopped mid ride yesterday. This is the second time in a month. My 1030 froze a couple times, also, before I bought my K2....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

41.5 wide My cancellation came through a few...

41.5 wide

My cancellation came through a few minutes ago.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 08:35 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

Interesting. I placed an order for the same shoes...

Interesting. I placed an order for the same shoes over the weekend and they haven't been shipped yet or offered any info on when they will.

Edit: I just got the same email. :notamused:

I told...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-22, 05:19 AM
Replies: 10,492
Views: 132,851
Posted By Trsnrtr

The good and the bad today: Bad - Scheduled...

The good and the bad today:

Bad - Scheduled for an eye injection this morning.
Good - I get to stay in the AC instead of mowing the lawn in 97º temps.
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