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Posted in thread: New chain on 01-27-2017 at 07:53 AM
I just want to thank everyone for their input, still have the packing grease on it. Been riding
it around the neighborhood on and off when I get the chance (don't have the brakes hooked up
yet) and it...
Posted in thread: I don't need no stinking manual... on 11-27-2016 at 07:51 PM
Wives and kids don't come with manuals, do they? I found the manual on a Nike box. It said,
very clearly, "Just do it!". It seemed to apply in nearly all instances.
Posted in thread: I don't need no stinking manual... on 11-27-2016 at 07:42 AM
I have a NiteRider handlebar mounted light. Love it. Since the day I bought it the one thing
that has just killed me has been how difficult it is to mount. As you push up the rubber strap
to get it th...
Posted in thread: Personal Records on 11-02-2016 at 05:22 PM
We'll assume you're OK with the speed...not keeling over :).
Posted in thread: A place for me? on 11-02-2016 at 05:20 PM
Long torso, eh?
Posted in thread: What's safe in terms of endurance. on 11-01-2016 at 10:24 PM
I would add that by the time you can do 60mi reasonably comfortably (with the exception of a
sore butt) you'll be able to do 100 when you take care to 1) remain hydrated 2) keep snacking
carbs 3) keep...
Posted in thread: Sore Legs on 11-01-2016 at 10:21 PM
I think Joe Friel is the author of a book on cycling for those over 50. It would be worth
looking at. I would reiterate the need for recovery time. Muscles develop in response to
stress. You almost li...
Posted in thread: Tire Complications on 10-05-2016 at 05:52 PM
When you look at the chart, all it is doing is telling you, in millimeters, the average
circumference of a typical "29er" or 25c tire or 26" tire or whatever. The proper way to get an
Posted in thread: Bike 101-Clipless Pedals on 10-05-2016 at 05:29 PM
I think a lot of people forget how much trouble they had. My sister fell over a couple of times
and had a heck of a time finding the right spot to get clipped in. When you first begin it may
take a wh...
Posted in thread: Kudos to Nora on 10-01-2016 at 06:01 PM