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02-04-24, 05:17 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,955
Posted By downhillmaster

This. Garbage in, garbage out.

This.
Garbage in, garbage out.
09-28-23, 11:07 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,270
Posted By downhillmaster

The upside is that I look pretty damn cool riding...

The upside is that I look pretty damn cool riding next to that. Regardless of what I’m on :roflmao2:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-23, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 775
Posted By downhillmaster

Just got the build sheets from IF. The tubing...

Just got the build sheets from IF.
The tubing is True Temper OX Platinum.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-23, 12:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 775
Posted By downhillmaster

My new to me IF Crown Jewel

Just got it today and am pretty excited to take it out for a spin.
Found it on FB Marketplace for under $2k
Bought it from the original owner who purchased it direct from Independent Fabrication...
02-19-23, 02:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,666
Posted By downhillmaster

Does wearing absolutely any pair of shorts you...

Does wearing absolutely any pair of shorts you want over a pair of inexpensive bike shorts not make enough sense?
08-22-22, 08:20 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,063
Posted By downhillmaster

Pay more attention to your body while riding and...

Pay more attention to your body while riding and don't overdo it again :thumb:
05-20-22, 12:33 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,579
Posted By downhillmaster

No offense but your posts should require both...

No offense but your posts should require both :innocent:
05-19-22, 02:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 695
Posted By downhillmaster

You are correct. It is a clear disadvantage...

You are correct.
It is a clear disadvantage and it is obviously more dangerous than longer short sleeves.
05-12-22, 08:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,373
Posted By downhillmaster

:foo:

:foo:
05-02-22, 05:26 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,464
Posted By downhillmaster

Awww. I wouldn’t want you to get all hurt and...

Awww. I wouldn’t want you to get all hurt and have to ask the mods to close another thread for you :thumb:
05-01-22, 11:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,464
Posted By downhillmaster

Interesting that after this post many people...

Interesting that after this post many people digressed and offered info that you were not asking about but you didn’t feel the need to point it out with them.
By interesting, I meant personal and...
04-13-22, 12:40 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

Has anything been stated in this thread that has...

Has anything been stated in this thread that has caused you to reconsider your own perspectives on riding along as a ‘bandit?’
04-12-22, 11:48 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

So ridiculous

So ridiculous
04-11-22, 09:48 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

Yoy say that now, but wait until Larry is...

Yoy say that now, but wait until Larry is drafting you…
04-10-22, 11:02 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

So cool. I do the same thing with some of my...

So cool.
I do the same thing with some of my replies.
This one is:
The Different Strokes for Odd Folks, But I Would Punch Myself in the Face Before I Would Name a Training Ride reply :thumb:
04-09-22, 07:14 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

Riding point for the Snowman 👍

Riding point for the Snowman 👍
04-09-22, 07:01 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 8,737
Posted By downhillmaster

Too funny. Larry FTW!

Too funny.
Larry FTW!
04-07-22, 06:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,478
Posted By downhillmaster

Fit-weenie cat fights are the best! :thumb:

Fit-weenie cat fights are the best!
:thumb:
04-04-22, 05:32 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,351
Posted By downhillmaster

“When is the last time you went into a Best Buy,...

“When is the last time you went into a Best Buy, bought a pair of headphones, and a salesperson said, "You get no manufacturer warranty because I said so. I think you might break it!"

Another one...
04-03-22, 04:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,351
Posted By downhillmaster

Everything you posted in this thread boils down...

Everything you posted in this thread boils down to one thing.
You appear to be the worst possible type of consumer imaginable and did not even deserve the time and effort spent on the part of the...
03-30-22, 05:52 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,514
Posted By downhillmaster

Once a month a knucklehead with seemingly zero...

Once a month a knucklehead with seemingly zero knowledge of retail sales in general makes a clueless post about LBS and it’s off to the races. Participated a few times myself in the past lol.
Gotta...
03-22-22, 07:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,690
Posted By downhillmaster

So you are really just asking why other cyclists...

So you are really just asking why other cyclists don’t ride for the same reasons that you ride.
Interesting. Not.
Why will I not be surprised if the OP does not wade back into the cesspool he...
03-17-22, 09:42 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,171
Posted By downhillmaster

Don’t sell yourself short. You also appear to be...

Don’t sell yourself short. You also appear to be in your “nothing box” when posting on BF :thumb:
03-10-22, 06:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,221
Posted By downhillmaster

I bet you say the same thing about walking and...

I bet you say the same thing about walking and chewing gum…
Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-22, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By downhillmaster

New Disc Trucker

NBD. Yay for me

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Forum: Road Cycling
03-06-22, 01:41 PM
Replies: 27,376
Views: 18,326,084
Posted By downhillmaster

NBD. Figured it was time to add a Surly to the...

NBD.
Figured it was time to add a Surly to the small stable.
...
03-01-22, 03:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,600
Posted By downhillmaster

They last a very long time as I only wear them...

They last a very long time as I only wear them when cycling :thumb:
02-28-22, 08:29 PM
Replies: 359
Views: 10,799
Posted By downhillmaster

Why is it not surprising that a forum chock full...

Why is it not surprising that a forum chock full of 50+ year old recreational cyclists wearing and hand washing their matching spandex overalls would have a few peeps unhappy about being called out...
02-28-22, 04:08 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,600
Posted By downhillmaster

Converse Chuck Taylor low-tops. Been wearing them...

Converse Chuck Taylor low-tops. Been wearing them for years with toe clips.
Big bonus is that you can throw them in the washer and dryer :thumb:
02-28-22, 04:00 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 10,799
Posted By downhillmaster

Another boring poll with vague parameters and...

Another boring poll with vague parameters and personal undertones. Yay :rolleyes:
02-23-22, 10:21 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,246
Posted By downhillmaster

I LOL at anyone of means that is so uninformed or...

I LOL at anyone of means that is so uninformed or cheap as to care about $39 per month for anything :rolleyes:
02-22-22, 07:12 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,562
Posted By downhillmaster

In wintry conditions you have to clean your bike...

In wintry conditions you have to clean your bike very well regardless of brake type.
What is the difference in time/effort between the two?
2 minutes?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-22, 06:34 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,338
Posted By downhillmaster

Uhh, 1-10 fill half a page and are the very...

Uhh, 1-10 fill half a page and are the very definition of time consuming and complicated.
More specifically; purchasing adhesive lead weights, using the blu tack, weighing exact amounts down to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-22, 02:28 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,338
Posted By downhillmaster

You stated that your ten step procedure was quick...

You stated that your ten step procedure was quick and simple.
Compared to what? Calculating pi to the last digit?
:eek::eek::eek:
02-18-22, 05:42 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,656
Posted By downhillmaster

Do a quick search here and you will get more info...

Do a quick search here and you will get more info than you know what to do with.
Lewis and Clark packed lighter than many BF members do for their daily rides lol
02-17-22, 04:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,716
Posted By downhillmaster

Deeesgusting :eek:

Deeesgusting :eek:
02-11-22, 11:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,854
Posted By downhillmaster

Wow. You have compiled your own personal time...

Wow.
You have compiled your own personal time trial data on the differences between a wool jersey, a tight aero lycra jersey, and a skinsuit?
And you ofc also factored in every other possible...
02-10-22, 10:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,854
Posted By downhillmaster

Sure. Because differences in fabric affect you...

Sure.
Because differences in fabric affect you the same way they affect TDF riders. Of course you can feel the effects of the wool slowing you down :rolleyes:
02-10-22, 12:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,854
Posted By downhillmaster

Wool slows you down? Interesting

Wool slows you down?
Interesting
02-10-22, 10:21 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,566
Posted By downhillmaster

Studies indicate that reaction time peaks at 24...

Studies indicate that reaction time peaks at 24 years old and diminishes each year after that.
If you are truly serious about public safety I believe that nobody over the age of 24 should be...
01-24-22, 04:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,244
Posted By downhillmaster

You are. You just don’t know it. I’m Ron...

You are.
You just don’t know it.
I’m Ron Burgundy?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-22-21, 03:45 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,799
Posted By downhillmaster

No point. Just a fun read about a dude who is...

No point.
Just a fun read about a dude who is upset that a bike company will not continue to unknowingly make a line of bicycles specifically for him based mainly upon color and irrational concern...
12-13-21, 05:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,919
Posted By downhillmaster

You didn’t call out anyone? I just wanted to...

You didn’t call out anyone?

I just wanted to see how fanatic French bike owners were and see
photos of the various models. It seemed to work by the replies.

Thats not calling out someone?...
12-12-21, 09:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,919
Posted By downhillmaster

You attempted to call out/troll French bike...

You attempted to call out/troll French bike owners by ignorantly bashing French engineering in general and now you appear to be offended because someone trolled you and referenced your post count?...
12-10-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,688
Posted By downhillmaster

You are cheap.

You are cheap.
12-10-21, 06:28 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,688
Posted By downhillmaster

Good for you. There is never a wrong time or...

Good for you.
There is never a wrong time or wrong position to tip if you feel like doing it.
That being said, it is usually a nicer gesture if you tip with something like food or liquor or a...
12-02-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,481
Posted By downhillmaster

If possible, start local. If you are not in a...

If possible, start local.
If you are not in a large city you be should be able to plot a couple of different routes from your doorstep or a nearby spot like a park or ball field.
If you have a...
11-24-21, 06:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,675
Posted By downhillmaster

Thanks for posting this. I just found out that...

Thanks for posting this.
I just found out that I won a huge amount of money in a South African lottery that I don’t recall having even entered.
Anyways, once I pay the taxes and receive my...
11-22-21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,775
Posted By downhillmaster

Classic solution in search of a problem :thumb:

Classic solution in search of a problem :thumb:
11-20-21, 05:51 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,957
Posted By downhillmaster

By all means go custom if you need items to make...

By all means go custom if you need items to make you feel extra special and you want to start your own cool club or whatever.
Plus you get the added bonus of being able to forever bore everyone you...
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