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07-21-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,154
Posted By Bmach

I don’t care what type of bike a person is...

I don’t care what type of bike a person is riding. I care about how they are riding!
07-17-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,496
Posted By UniChris

What I find most compelling are the things I used...

What I find most compelling are the things I used to ignorantly do or could see myself doing, that turn out on detailed understanding to be potentially deadly.
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​​​​With regard to vehicular...
06-27-21, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 672
Posted By tomato coupe

It is illegal for a vehicle to go straight...

It is illegal for a vehicle to go straight through an intersection on a green right arrow. End of story.
06-25-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By Symox

joyful joyful

went on a ride after dialing in my bike. I LOVE riding my bike when everything is working and no annoying creaks/noises. I can focus just on riding
06-19-21, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By Rick

Danish Road Safety Council

Where your helmet.
05-03-21, 07:33 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,328
Posted By cb400bill

WalMart wants to sell bikes. Disc brakes, just...

WalMart wants to sell bikes. Disc brakes, just like suspensions, helps WalMart sell those bikes. It really doesn't matter to WalMart whether these items are beneficial or not.
04-25-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By SkinGriz

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Daughter #2 bike, I rode around corner. You or your...
03-25-21, 10:10 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 8,053
Posted By jack pot

... what you want is an AK 47 shaped like a...

... what you want is an AK 47 shaped like a bicycle
02-09-21, 11:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,845
Posted By Russ Roth

Trexlertown, PA; a nice little cycling mecca....

Trexlertown, PA; a nice little cycling mecca. They've got a velodrome, a crit course, somewhere around 80 miles of contiguous rail trail and amazing country roads with lots of hills and little...
01-31-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,393
Posted By _ForceD_

Letter to the editor — The “wave of death”

Saw this on the opinion page in yesterday’s local paper. I’ve been wanting to say the same thing for years.

Dan
01-27-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By Notso_fastLane

We don't have actual "Dead End" signs here. This...

We don't have actual "Dead End" signs here. This is how they do it locally:

...
01-20-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,078
Posted By dedhed

At $11/hundred or so there is no reason not to...

At $11/hundred or so there is no reason not to stock & replace most bearing balls if you plan to work on bikes.
https://www.bocabearings.com/products/1-4-in-chrome-ball-grade-25-(100-pcs)-411
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,823
Posted By Bassmanbob

Which Ti Bike Did You Buy and Why? Happy or Not?

I'm seriously considering a titanium road bike and I've saved about half of the money for one. For those who've purchased a Ti bike, which one did you buy? Why did you get that one? Did you get the...
12-29-20, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By Fredo_Adagio

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12-01-20, 10:24 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 42,216
Posted By browngw

My only black bike. "Sir Wayes A. Tonne" ...

My only black bike. "Sir Wayes A. Tonne"

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11-13-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,650
Posted By Alcanbrad

I occasionally ride a tandem solo a few times...

I occasionally ride a tandem solo a few times each year, mostly to pick up my stoker or after dropping her off. I have always found it very stable at speed. The stories above about jack-knifing are...
11-06-20, 05:22 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Not hard to find closed business here: ...

Not hard to find closed business here:
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Inside this closed shoe store:...
11-05-20, 07:51 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,585
Posted By squeakyschwinn

I have found that training from my motorcycle...

I have found that training from my motorcycle license has been helpful. Especially the rule of "assume no one sees you".
11-04-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,881
Posted By hazetguy

the twist creates a vortex air flow pattern,...

the twist creates a vortex air flow pattern, decreasing wind resistance (increasing aerodynamic advantage), thereby a significant increase in wattage output is created (when compared to non-twisted...
11-02-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,529
Posted By Maelochs

If the car is doing 88 feet per second, and the...

If the car is doing 88 feet per second, and the rider 22 fps (15 mph) then the closing time is sevens seconds---if the driver does not reduce speed.

However .... how many roads are straight and...
Forum: Texas
10-30-20, 10:35 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 14,258
Posted By the sci guy

Not sure where Weathermen is. Best route to...

Not sure where Weathermen is.
Best route to Citywest Blvd from THP is take the park to the end at BWY8, continue under BW8 past the parking lot, over the bayou and follow the path that leads to the...
10-24-20, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By mr_bill

Floyd’s near Harvard Square. There is no...

Floyd’s near Harvard Square.

There is no truth to the rumor that if you speak nothing but Latin within this shop you get a free haircut.

https://i.imgur.com/5yIfeFm.jpg

Next mission - Latin....
Forum: Commuting
10-23-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,834
Posted By noglider

I have no interest in telling people what mirror...

I have no interest in telling people what mirror is best for them. I respect handlebar mirrors. I use an eyeglass mirror. The advantage you post is real. Motorists behind me don't know I see them. I...
10-21-20, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,774
Posted By gios

I forgot my water bottle for my 60 minute ride...

I forgot my water bottle for my 60 minute ride yesterday. Not turning around for that. I've gone without gloves and bare handed it and not turned back. If I forgot my take-a-look mirror on my glasses...
10-19-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,195
Posted By Danhedonia

I am happy to answer; it is not as simple as one...

I am happy to answer; it is not as simple as one may think. First general 'thing' to realize is that here (and I can also speak for WY and MT in the 70's, yes, I'm that ancient), a horse is...
10-15-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Some establishments that cater to my wife's and...

Some establishments that cater to my wife's and my hobbies.
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09-13-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By livedarklions

Not sure about the mental state of most noodles; ...

Not sure about the mental state of most noodles;

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Next...
09-07-20, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Local grocery store, never saw an electric...

Local grocery store, never saw an electric vehicle there, or anywhere else in town outside of one Tesla driving through town....
09-04-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By Thruhiker

Next mission. Farm equipment. extra points...

Next mission.
Farm equipment.
extra points if it's being used at the time of the pic. ...
08-31-20, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By livedarklions

A rare over the seat shot, Hudson NH: ...

A rare over the seat shot, Hudson NH:
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Next mission: Robin...
08-27-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By livedarklions

Bellzora! ...

Bellzora!
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Next mission: Help Wile E. Coyote serve the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-20, 12:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 841
Posted By canklecat

Yeah, that's why I've modified my riding style...

Yeah, that's why I've modified my riding style for urban and suburban areas. I don't slow-roll through intersections anymore. I stop, track stand and go if the intersection is clear, or I clearly...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,589
Posted By fujidon

I consider myself an avid cyclist. MUP's are not...

I consider myself an avid cyclist. MUP's are not for avid cyclists when they're being avid.
I will ride on MUP's, but I consider them to be primarily for pedestrians. That means I'm down to just...
08-21-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By Thruhiker

If the above photo won I would like the next...

If the above photo won I would like the next mission to be
AN ADVERSITEMENT WITH A BICYCLE FOR A PRODUCT THAT HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH CYCLING.
It can be a poster billboard but not on a tv/or...
08-20-20, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By merrman

I have been following the game for a while just...

I have been following the game for a while just not participating till now. I figured this would be an easy one. I have several boat launches near by and it wouldn't be to hard to catch someone...
08-20-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By livedarklions

I think you're new to this game, so please excuse...

I think you're new to this game, so please excuse me if I'm telling you something you already know. We have run into the problem before where someone has inadvertently assigned a mission that is...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,589
Posted By MattTheHat

Or, just be careful. The guy in the video looks...

Or, just be careful. The guy in the video looks like he's going too fast. He/she got lucky.

I was on a short section of MUP this morning getting home from a longer road ride. Had to cross under an...
08-17-20, 08:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,287
Posted By gios

The three times I've been through the MSF...

The three times I've been through the MSF (Motorcycle Safety Foundation) course has definitely made me a better rider / driver - two and four wheels.
08-09-20, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By rancurt2

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Double door on the second floor.

...
08-09-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,795
Posted By GMS

Still amazes me using Barkeepers Friend for rust removal

I let this soak over night in a container of water and a little Barkeeper Friend that has oxalic acid in it.Quick wipe down and it looks pretty good....
08-06-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By DrIsotope

Casinooooooooooo!! ...

Casinooooooooooo!!
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And here we have where dem cranes come from. Much assembly...
08-02-20, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By subgrade

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Next mission: Mushroom, live - still growing, and the more, the better.
08-01-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By Markeologist

Ritchey Palo Alto Road Tandem

My recent Craigslist purchase...1977/78 Ritchey Palo Alto road tandem, something I have been lusting after for decades after seeing the Anchor Steamer as ridden by Joe Breeze and Otis Guy...also read...
07-31-20, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By livedarklions

Gatehouse Dam, Nashua NH: ...

Gatehouse Dam, Nashua NH:
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Next mission: Single digit speed limit.
07-30-20, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By subgrade

Wanted: a purpose-built cycling/biking facility.

Built in 1786, this building originally had three storeys and housed a prison, an insane asylum and a house of correction. From 1824 to 1918 it served as a governorate prison, from 1920 – as a...
07-27-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,913
Posted By livedarklions

Next you'll be telling me pulling up on the...

Next you'll be telling me pulling up on the pedals breaks the fall.


"He ended up a puddle on the tarmac, but his foot placement was perfect the whole way down".
07-25-20, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 880
Posted By debade

There are two NGOs that provide some bicycle...

There are two NGOs that provide some bicycle training that I am aware. The league of American Bicyclist has a series of basic videos that will provide guidance. These are free. Cycle Savvy is the...
07-23-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By DrIsotope

Stratigraphy, you say? Hwy.38 roadcut, somewhere...

Stratigraphy, you say? Hwy.38 roadcut, somewhere around mile marker 10, San Gorgonio National Forest. (climbed 2,000ft in 15 miles for this one)
...
07-22-20, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By DrIsotope

I'm anxiously waiting for a new mission, as the...

I'm anxiously waiting for a new mission, as the only local waterfall is about 5,000ft higher than where I'm sitting, and I genuinely don't feel like riding up there right now.

This is compounded...
07-22-20, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,565
Views: 130,439
Posted By Hikebikerun

I was worried that most falls would be dry around...

I was worried that most falls would be dry around this time of year.... we still have some nearby that I could reach by bike so I figured it was worth a shot.


It’s been 2 days; I would say if...
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