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Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 07-29-2014 at 03:12 AM
For the record, those multiple stings feel exactly like a hot needle going into your skin. Over
and over. First thought: "Wait, what?"Second thought: "I'm going to kill the whole nest. As
soon as this...
Posted in thread: Trek Emonda on 07-28-2014 at 06:54 PM
What are you going to do with a 10 pound bike? Too light to compete in UCI sanctioned events.
Just for cruising around on your Sunday club ride?The folks over at GCN seem to think it might
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 07-28-2014 at 06:45 PM
Nah, that's the way they always look. Unlike bee's they can sting you multiple times and not
die. Hence why they are a holes! :DYikes!! Well, then I am glad I opted for the flight instead
of fight opt...
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 07-28-2014 at 03:15 AM
Yellow Jacket! Yep; just one with a seriously reduced abdomen - post sting? He could still fly
and made it indoors - I decided that was a good time to leave the patio door open and go for a
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 07-28-2014 at 02:33 AM
^ Beautiful shots Andy!! I love sunflowers; however, they always seem to collapse on me right
when they get to that stage!I shot these three after I got home from my ride today; the sun was
in an agre...
Posted in thread: Did you ride today? on 07-28-2014 at 02:29 AM
I had planned to hit the hills today; however, my legs had another path in mind today! :D I
think the 6-mile sprint yesterday whipped my butt and I could only muster about 12-miles today.
Oh well, it ...
Posted in thread: Post a photo you have taken. on 07-27-2014 at 02:42 PM
Found this guy chillin' in the shade on one of my ginger plants yesterday; not really sure what
the heck it is, some sort of wasp I assume, looks mean though! :eek:
Posted in thread: The start of a new single speed project...... on 07-27-2014 at 02:36 PM
The sleeve might be there to add friction between the two types of metals and reduce the
likelihood of post slippage. Alternatively, it could have been added to increase the range of
post options avai...
Posted in thread: Highlight of the ride on 07-27-2014 at 04:17 AM
My highlight for today's 20-mile ride. Definitely mile 11 to mile 18 (the yellow star to star
in the pic). The run starts in Berkeley at Gilman Avenue and San Pablo Drive, shooting down San
Posted in thread: The start of a new single speed project...... on 07-27-2014 at 04:00 AM
Yep, that's one of the things I learned on my first one. This has plenty of fore and aft
adjustment in the rear drop-outs. They're not horizontal, but very close. I hate the looks of
chain tensioners ...