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Forum: Foo
03-31-22, 06:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 777
Posted By cranky old road

I once wrote a letter to the NBC consumer...

I once wrote a letter to the NBC consumer reporter, Jeff Rossen, complaining that the real issue is Subway's pictures suggesting they actually have significant amounts of meat and cheese on their...
Forum: Foo
03-07-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,610
Posted By cranky old road

My understanding is that Attorneys began to wear...

My understanding is that Attorneys began to wear ties to keep their foreskins off of their faces.
12-23-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 617
Posted By cranky old road

Always grateful when the OP reports on their...

Always grateful when the OP reports on their problem's solution.
12-16-21, 07:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,692
Posted By cranky old road

I want to mention the Park CCW-2 but it looks...

I want to mention the Park CCW-2 but it looks like it's been discontinued. Includes thin walled 14, 15 and 16 ends and a hex for the caps. Mine gets a fair amount of use.
Forum: Foo
12-07-21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 8,194
Posted By cranky old road

Never had a problem when using this cork and air...

Never had a problem when using this cork and air lock, but the fermetation and resulting CO2 generation is much slower in the secondary. I dry hop for the final two days in secondary.
Forum: Foo
12-07-21, 11:49 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 8,194
Posted By cranky old road

Trendy IPA's and clever marketing schemes are...

Trendy IPA's and clever marketing schemes are well and good, if only I didn't need to brew my own Ballantine XXX Ale clone to taste balanced rather than medicinal hoppiness....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-21, 05:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 969
Posted By cranky old road

What he said. ...

What he said.
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03-27-21, 03:44 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,990
Posted By cranky old road

I predict this thread will become a prominent...

I predict this thread will become a prominent part of bikeforum lore, like dialing it up to 400.
02-28-21, 02:51 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,232
Posted By cranky old road

One issue you might have in installing a new fork...

One issue you might have in installing a new fork yourself is the headset bearing race that is pressed onto the fork at the base of the steerer, either removing the old and installing it on the new...
02-25-21, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 709
Posted By cranky old road

IMHO PB Blaster will work much better than WD40....

IMHO PB Blaster will work much better than WD40. It is worth keeping some around.
02-23-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,232
Posted By cranky old road

From the pictures I've found on the internet,...

From the pictures I've found on the internet, your stem is like a gooseneck and inserted into the fork's "steerer" tube. The handlebar height appears to be adjustable up and down by opening a quick...
Replies: 48
Views: 4,206
Posted By cranky old road

KLH 4 speakers, Thorens 124 with an SME tonearm...

KLH 4 speakers, Thorens 124 with an SME tonearm and Shure V15 type II cartridge along with the Marantz junk. All inherited from my late father who had excellent taste and discernment. I haven't...
Replies: 48
Views: 4,206
Posted By cranky old road

I don't get this fascination with recent Marantz...

I don't get this fascination with recent Marantz audio equipment:rolleyes:
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Forum: Foo
01-11-21, 01:25 PM
Replies: 12,274
Views: 2,650,488
Posted By cranky old road

I suppose it is because I am from North Carolina,...

I suppose it is because I am from North Carolina, but the lunch counter at Woolworth's evokes a different image for me:
...
12-21-20, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21,069
Views: 3,925,912
Posted By cranky old road

"I want to see if someone will try to sell me my...

"I want to see if someone will try to sell me my stolen bike"?
11-19-20, 06:43 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,266
Posted By cranky old road

My brother does it this way. He rides a tandem...

My brother does it this way. He rides a tandem much of the time and doesn't want to kick his wife in the face.
Me: NDS left foot on pedal at 12 o'clock, go and swing right leg over.
Forum: Foo
10-20-20, 11:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,946
Posted By cranky old road

Feel somewhat reassured by the probability that a...

Feel somewhat reassured by the probability that a younger replacement would probably have a worse work ethic than you do currently and utilize the knowledge to improve your affect by dissing yourself...
09-20-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,430
Posted By cranky old road

Many colleges have cycling clubs and the autism...

Many colleges have cycling clubs and the autism spectrum has attained a sort of interesting aspect to many NT's. Perhaps you could make contact with the leaders of your college bike club and share...
Forum: Foo
09-20-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 963
Posted By cranky old road

Isn't ones girlfriend always "correct?"

Isn't ones girlfriend always "correct?"
03-22-20, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By cranky old road

Perhaps when you installed the new chain you...

Perhaps when you installed the new chain you passed over a projection on the derailleur cage rather than under the projection. Sorry about my lack of terminology. The projection I refer to keeps the...
Forum: Foo
02-28-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 12,274
Views: 2,650,488
Posted By cranky old road

Rural letter carriers pay for their own gas from...

Rural letter carriers pay for their own gas from a fixed vehicle maintenance allowance so perhaps gas mileage is a factor. Reliability is also a major concern. My wife retired with 500,000 + miles on...
Forum: Foo
08-22-19, 04:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,412
Posted By cranky old road

>30 items. Several WIC? vouchers, wanted a pack...

>30 items. Several WIC? vouchers, wanted a pack of cigarettes from the other area, and didn't seem the least hurried to open her purse. I had to say, "Too bad this store doesn't have an express lane"...
Forum: Foo
06-21-19, 01:48 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,986
Posted By cranky old road

"Pancho and Lefty," also by Townes Van Zandt: ...

"Pancho and Lefty," also by Townes Van Zandt:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbZ3VdYb90o
Forum: Foo
05-30-19, 04:30 PM
Forum: Foo
07-31-18, 11:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,266
Posted By cranky old road

For me, that would depend upon my perception of ...

For me, that would depend upon my perception of
the person
12-22-11, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,591
Posted By cranky old road

I am just now installing a Deda 1" quill adapter...

I am just now installing a Deda 1" quill adapter to a small Bianchi Sport SX frame I bought for my wife who does not ride years ago. Building a bike up with parts I've accumulated. Ugly, I know with...
Replies: 31
Views: 4,235
Posted By cranky old road

Interesting that he didn't comment on the French...

Interesting that he didn't comment on the French dimension tubes.
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