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Forum: Techniques September 20th 20, 07:46 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 5
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Posted By Doug Landau
I'm a Transporational Cyclist!

On Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 6:00:14 PM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:
Rather than riding in smoke (which I will still do a little tonight), I've been working on bikes and ebikes. I also bought a...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 11:24 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Friday, September 4, 2020 at 8:38:41 AM UTC-7, Frank Krygowski wrote:

Didn't Oregon used to have a bumper sticker, "Welcome to Oregon. Now go
home." ? That summarizes those conflicting...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 11:14 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 6:21:34 PM UTC-7, Mike A Schwab wrote:

Not an actual log page, but a humorous suggestion, How To Camp Anywhere.
...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 11:12 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Friday, September 4, 2020 at 6:31:34 PM UTC-7, Frank Krygowski wrote:

I do remember getting slightly hassled for trying to sleep while parked
on the street in Virginia Beach, and being...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 11:04 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Monday, September 14, 2020 at 2:44:12 PM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:

People who ride around the world bivouac outside of metropolitan areas or use hotels and hostels in metropolitan areas -- or rely...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 10:46 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Friday, September 4, 2020 at 8:01:33 AM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:
On Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 6:15:46 PM UTC-7, Frank Krygowski wrote:
On 9/3/2020 1:16 AM, Doug Landau wrote:
Why...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 10:06 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

On Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 6:15:46 PM UTC-7, Frank Krygowski wrote:

You might want to look into the Warm Showers organization & website.

LOL I was on it back when it was a mailing list...
Forum: Techniques September 14th 20, 09:46 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Doug Landau
Living on my bike for 10 weeks now and f*cking exhausted

rant snipped

Wow. Your experiences are SO much different than mine, and those of
touring friends I know. I remember precisely one hassling encounter with
a cop, and after maybe 15 minutes...
Forum: Techniques September 3rd 20, 07:46 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By Doug Landau
Interesting ads re 6-speed downtube shifters

Now I will admit that when I ride a bike I actually use my eyeballs to look ahead in the road and anticipate and think about what is coming up.

Have you tried using your eyeballs to lift you up...
Forum: Techniques September 3rd 20, 05:38 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By Doug Landau
Interesting ads re 6-speed downtube shifters

On Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 6:02:03 PM UTC-7, Mark J. wrote:
On 8/19/2020 5:23 PM, Sir Ridesalot wrote:
I've been looking for some Shimano N600 Index downtube shifters. In my search I've...
Forum: Techniques August 7th 19, 01:07 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 214
Views: 1,716
Posted By Doug Landau
Trek/Bontrager Wavecell Technology Helmets

On Monday, August 5, 2019 at 5:27:11 PM UTC-7, Andre Jute wrote:
On Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 11:10:42 PM UTC+1, Frank Krygowski wrote:
On Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 4:25:04 PM UTC-4,...
Forum: Techniques August 4th 19, 01:22 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 95
Views: 1,927
Posted By Doug Landau
Handebar broke off - nasty cash

On Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 5:13:35 PM UTC-7, Doug Landau wrote:
On Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 11:31:40 AM UTC-7, Joerg wrote:
Folks,

Had a nasty crash about three months ago. Long...
Forum: Techniques August 4th 19, 01:13 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 95
Views: 1,927
Posted By Doug Landau
Handebar broke off - nasty cash

On Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 11:31:40 AM UTC-7, Joerg wrote:
Folks,

Had a nasty crash about three months ago. Long story short my handlebar
broke without any warning. There was no cause...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 10:25 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By Doug Landau
A chain on fire

This happen to anyone here yet?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_TJwAzw8uQ
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 10:10 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By Doug Landau
Ticking noise how to peg it down

On Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 8:43:25 AM UTC-7, Mark Cleary wrote:
Ok put on the new 11 speed chain shimano with used Wippermann Connex. Drivetrain runs fine but notice a tick when I pedal, no...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 10:00 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 40
Views: 723
Posted By Doug Landau
Frank -

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 5:49:15 PM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 5:34:17 PM UTC-7, Doug Landau wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 9:53:35 AM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:
...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 09:38 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By Doug Landau
Gene Daniels

On Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 1:37:16 PM UTC-7, Doug Landau wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 1:51:10 PM UTC-7, AMuzi wrote:
On 7/30/2019 1:18 PM, Doug Landau wrote:
On Saturday,...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 09:37 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By Doug Landau
Gene Daniels

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 1:51:10 PM UTC-7, AMuzi wrote:
On 7/30/2019 1:18 PM, Doug Landau wrote:
On Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 6:16:30 AM UTC-7, AMuzi wrote:
Anyone know what's up...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 09:31 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By Doug Landau
Keeping a kickstand on tight

Thanks for the replies.

I wonder what would happen if the upper plate were made of spring steel, but think that the other suggestions offered here sound better.
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 08:43 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 69
Views: 1,970
Posted By Doug Landau
OT Living music, was OT Propelled inline skating

...snip... As far as taste goes, while I appreciate the mastery of the
Germans, they're just so -- German! Italian is more my style, even if it
may lack the depth. I admire Beethoven, but...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 01:50 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By Doug Landau
Tom Sherman

Tom Kunich: How is it that whenever you are active on this board, Tom Sherman is not, and whenever he is, you are not.

You are both in your 60's, both from Oakland CA, and have similar...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 01:44 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By Doug Landau
Keeping a kickstand on tight

Why can I hardly ever get a kickstand to stay on tight? It seems like no matter how hard I tighten it, all I have to do is bump it with my foot when in the up position, and it moves, and then it...
Forum: Techniques July 31st 19, 01:34 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 40
Views: 723
Posted By Doug Landau
Frank -

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 9:53:35 AM UTC-7, jbeattie wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 9:22:29 AM UTC-7, Frank Krygowski wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 10:19:45 AM UTC-4, jbeattie...
Forum: Techniques July 30th 19, 07:18 PM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By Doug Landau
Gene Daniels

On Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 6:16:30 AM UTC-7, AMuzi wrote:
Anyone know what's up with Gene Daniels?

I was honored to meet him in person about a year ago but he
just seems to have...
Forum: Techniques July 26th 19, 12:14 AM Posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Replies: 47
Views: 790
Posted By Doug Landau
can['t wear the chain out

I might point out that on a oil well drilling rig where a chain drive
might be transmitting 1.000 H.P, or more, nobody changes a chain
"just because", they change it when it is worn...
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