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  • Posted in thread: What are the best road bike wheels? on 05-28-2015 at 04:03 PM
    The OP's question is too general. As phrased, there's no answer.

  • Posted in thread: How do you stop a bar tape tear on 05-25-2015 at 10:41 AM
    I'd replace the tape.

  • Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 05-24-2015 at 05:20 PM
    Haven't received them in the mail yet, but I ordered some Swiftwick Performance Zero socks from
    Competitive Cyclist. They were on sale for $9.95/pair so I picked up three pair. Since I had a
    $29.00 cr...

  • Posted in thread: dented rim a problem? on 05-01-2015 at 09:59 AM
    The rim won't fail but you'll feel it braking and it will drive you nuts.

  • Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 04-20-2015 at 10:56 AM
    What you perceive to be cable stretch during the break in period is actually the cable becoming
    fully seated in the lever body.

  • Posted in thread: Help Planning Mega Ride on 04-20-2015 at 10:26 AM
    I went across PA in three days with 2 friends, about 380 miles. We had a friend drive sag so we
    didn't carry stuff, and we stayed in motels. If I were to do it solo I would contact the motels
    in advan...

  • Posted in thread: What SUV Carries Your Bikes? on 04-16-2015 at 09:32 AM
    How many bikes? My frame is too big to stand up. I have an A3 hatch. I lay the bike down, front
    wheel off, with rear seats folded forward, put a fluffy old down comforter on top, and lay on a
    second b...

  • Posted in thread: I cringed.... Who was at fault on 04-14-2015 at 12:51 PM
    Look on the bright side. At least the dude can say his frame didn't fail JRA.

  • Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 04-13-2015 at 04:16 PM
    Who says he's getting in it ALONE!? ;) That better be at least a threesome.

  • Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 04-13-2015 at 12:03 PM
    I've been curious about modern hammocks for some time; decided to give one a try. This thing
    claims to hold 500#, also offers optional bug net and rain fly (sold separately). We'll see. If
    you need to...

May 22, 2013  •  12:03 PM
We are cat parents also. 9 months now. First cat ever for both of us and he has completely whooped us. Rescue. Bottle fed.
Husband told me they make baskets to ride them on bikes with...
May 22, 2013  •  12:17 PM
30 years of cats here. Lot's of fun!

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