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Old 07-29-22, 04:44 PM
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Originally Posted by USAZorro
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Originally Posted by USAZorro
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Old 07-30-22, 10:09 AM
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Just wanted to bring this back to the first page, and remind folks who haven't given their final report that things are in the 11th hour.
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Old 07-30-22, 02:32 PM
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Originally Posted by USAZorro
Just wanted to bring this back to the first page, and remind folks who haven't given their final report that things are in the 11th hour.
Strictly speaking, I think they're in the 13th hour. The time ended last week, right?

I'm just hoping @Narhay has time for his usual entertaining final report.
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Old 07-30-22, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Andy_K
Strictly speaking, I think they're in the 13th hour. The time ended last week, right?

I'm just hoping @Narhay has time for his usual entertaining final report.
Yes forthcoming. 14th hour.
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Old 07-30-22, 04:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Andy_K
Strictly speaking, I think they're in the 13th hour. The time ended last week, right?

I'm just hoping @Narhay has time for his usual entertaining final report.
Thus my shame...

Hopefully, I have moved back under the radar and @Narhay will have pity upon a well-meaning soul.
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Bumping, because who doesn't love clunker stories?
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Well, I rebuilt the wheels of my Clunker PA-10e with original hubs and rims, plus used spokes that needed a little grinding on the rear DS. Then I put on my trusty Brooks Pro, Lg MKS clips and old Christoph straps. Lastly, I got some folding Paselas, installed a Minoura bottle cage, and Voila! My current commuter doing a 40 mile round trip.

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Summer is my busy time of year. I'll review all 500 posts and make some insightful comments when I find the time.
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Peep?

Hope everything is well with you, Narhay.
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I've been meaning to post another update showing what I've done to the Centurion since the challenge ended. I actually did this about two months ago, but I haven't gotten around to sharing the pics until now. This is my first go at lug lining. I used a Sharpie paint pen -- not perfect, but pretty good from a few feet away. I'm afraid if I tried to make it any better I'd be just as likely to make it worse.



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