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  1. Way too much Castelli, plus Gore and Northwave Priced to Sell

    Cleaning my closet out of gear I don't use/wear. Everything is nicely maintained and washed. No rips or tears on any items. Think I'm asking too much? Send me an offer


    Castelli Gabba 2 Short...
  2. I look forward to this becoming an e-bike topic.

    I look forward to this becoming an e-bike topic.
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    I haven't posted in a while. Let me say, this...

    I haven't posted in a while.

    Let me say, this forum never lets me down on moving off topic. God bless you all and thank you for the advocacy work you do.

    I will continue my long standing rule...
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    Any rider can be dangerous. You CANNOT be as...

    Any rider can be dangerous. You CANNOT be as dangerous on an analog bike as the fit rider. You can't do 30 (presuming based upon your story). By being on an e-bike you have added a new dangerous...
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    He has your response though? You outline a...

    He has your response though?



    You outline a type of dangerous riding. You then show that you too now have the option to recreate that dangerous riding. Thus, more people will now have the...
  6. Thread: Helmets

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    Helmets

    https://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/2018/11/02/golfers-could-be-required-wear-helmets-under-new-proposal/

    Yeah that didn't go where you thought it was going to go did it? It is rare that my golf...
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    I have a strict n=1 rule with my significant...

    I have a strict n=1 rule with my significant other. When our children get older I have approved outdoor storage shed on the back patio for their bikes though!
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    Bike Storage in a Townhouse, no garage

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    It turned out well, so I figured I'd throw it up here and inspire others.
  9. Metro ridership peaked in 2008. I do feel for...

    Metro ridership peaked in 2008.

    I do feel for Tania here though. There are not great spots to safely put your bike on a train and the city doesn't have the NYC Subway standard of being the city's...
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    Perhaps I missed the point, but the 90 miles of...

    Perhaps I missed the point, but the 90 miles of bike lanes weren't just painted this year, but over a period of time (I don't know what that time period is). I agree that the gallows road lanes are...
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    I'm not trying to pile on, but on the southbound...

    I'm not trying to pile on, but on the southbound gallows road bike lane around the intersection of merry oaks lane, you can literally see where the bike lane stripe/paint is worn out from cars who...
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    http://www.fdot.gov/research/Completed_Proj/Summar...

    http://www.fdot.gov/research/Completed_Proj/Summary_SF/FDOT-BDV25-977-13-rpt.pdf

    :rolleyes:



    This is, perhaps, the most unbelievable statement I've ever read.
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    Merrilee is in desperate need of protected bike...

    Merrilee is in desperate need of protected bike lanes to narrow the lanes between 29 and Lauren Elizabeth.

    I continue to wait for my MUP/bike lanes that parallels 29 between Fairfax Circle and...
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    Oh this might be useful until it fills with...

    Oh this might be useful until it fills with debris cause they don't street clean diddly out here. What does it do at the stop sign with Cedar? Perhaps I'll go for a ride along my old commute route...
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    Watched a VDOT pick-up truck westbound on 29/Lee...

    Watched a VDOT pick-up truck westbound on 29/Lee Highway turn right onto northbound gallows road at roughly 30mph. Tires squealing... Electric road sign he was towing completely flipping over,...
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    I feel like ebikes should come standard with a...

    I feel like ebikes should come standard with a dynamo front hub.
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    As someone who wears Castelli small jerseys, I...

    As someone who wears Castelli small jerseys, I approve where this thread is going.
  18. Carbon commuter wheels you say?

    Carbon commuter wheels you say?
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    I dunno, are they 'ands' or 'ors'? What's the...

    I dunno, are they 'ands' or 'ors'? What's the definition of at the crosswalk? is that waiting on the sidewalk? do you have to be in the crosswalk already? I find piles of the code confusing. What...
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    Not to be that person, but if you are talking...

    Not to be that person, but if you are talking about where I think you are talking about on Rolling, the speed limit is 40mph. Which means you are not to yield to the pedestrian.

    46.2-924....
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    I don't see it as any different than law abiding...

    I don't see it as any different than law abiding being irrational for motorists. Swing round the beltway doing 55 or less and let me know how safe you feel? I dislike that the social contract is not...
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    Yeah I got all steamed up and forgot my forum...

    Yeah I got all steamed up and forgot my forum golden rule where I don't read crash threads. All it does it play with my mental balance of how safe cycling actually is.
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    Wait, to be clear - you were hit by a motor...

    Wait, to be clear - you were hit by a motor vehicle while you were in a crosswalk with the walk signal on and you were found at fault?
  24. Thread: Fresbikes?

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    I was bummed when the Mosaic location closed. It...

    I was bummed when the Mosaic location closed. It was super handy to have a bike shop there as its a half-way point on my commute. After initial concerns they were always nice to me and let me leave...
  25. Bob is, of course, correct. Woke up this morning...

    Bob is, of course, correct. Woke up this morning still very coughy/congested. Sleaze ride this afternoon and likely same thing tomorrow. Back commuting Thursday and Friday. In Harrisonburg VA for...
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