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    Evening commute (first commute since I started...

    Evening commute (first commute since I started the job!) was pleasant for the first half, then my muscles wore out for the last half (total of 20 miles, 40 for the day). Post commute involved...
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    Most of my recent rides are recreational outings...

    Most of my recent rides are recreational outings with the family, including lunch, canoeing, and play ground trips.
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    Today was my first commute since I started my job...

    Today was my first commute since I started my job back in March (21 miles in). We'll see how the trip home goes, but that'll double my weekly average. At one time, I worked myself up to about 100...
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    Ugh, that's less than I expect out of a tire! ...

    Ugh, that's less than I expect out of a tire!


    In my not-a-professional opinion, only purchase the front if you have a burning desire to have a matching wheel set, or if you are starting to wear...
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    I just went ahead and replaced it. I abused this...

    I just went ahead and replaced it. I abused this chain by letting it run low on lube and then leaving it in the shed for month. When I took it out, it was nearly frozen with rust. Before the link...
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    Tried my first commute into work since my new job...

    Tried my first commute into work since my new job (20+ miles). I got off to a late start, and then a mile in, I noticed

    I forgot my rear light
    I forgot my badge
    My chain was skipping


    So...
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    Is this a 10-speed thing? I got 4 chains on my...

    Is this a 10-speed thing? I got 4 chains on my last 9-spd cassette, but the last one took quite a while to settle (it wasn't skipping, but you could hear it shift on the teeth for the first 1k...
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    You can replace the battery in the Edge 500 with...

    You can replace the battery in the Edge 500 with a little handiwork:

    General disassembly instructions
    Battery instructions
    Random battery link


    I've never done it, but it looks easier...
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    Yeah, you need a dog to fix the second problem.

    Yeah, you need a dog to fix the second problem.
  10. The Weehoo (http://rideweehoo.com/) is a...

    The Weehoo is a recumbent trail-a-bike. It has a harness and straps for his feet, which is good, since my eldest likes to get a good nap in while we're out.
  11. Here's an upper bound on the cost: Nashbar Steel...

    Here's an upper bound on the cost:
    Nashbar Steel Road Bike Fork, $55 ($63 shipped).
  12. An easy fix would be to add 1 meter to the strava...

    An easy fix would be to add 1 meter to the strava distance before converting. That should fix any rounding errors, and shouldn't change the point total otherwise.
  13. Thread: Fs trash talk

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    Please, take your time. You might even need to...

    Please, take your time. You might even need to stay home to study on Monday, too.
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    Team 5 Rusty Studs Team 5 Tastes of Frostbite ...

    Team 5 Rusty Studs
    Team 5 Tastes of Frostbite
    Team Inverted Snub Dodecadodecahedron
    ...
  15. Thread: Slacker Team?

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    Slacker team members should get negative points...

    Slacker team members should get negative points for beating their handicap :)
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    You: Tow truck parked in the road with the bed...

    You: Tow truck parked in the road with the bed lowered all the way down to the road.
    Me: Wistfully avoiding the temptation to bike up the ramp.
  17. I can't take any credit this year - it's all hozn...

    I can't take any credit this year - it's all hozn and jrenaut! I'm still harboring a vague hope of put together a pointless prize before the deadline.
  18. One of the privacy settings for Strava is to...

    One of the privacy settings for Strava is to require permission to follow a user before seeing a list of their rides. I have this one set.

    So you can see my rides if you follow me, have a direct...
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    Almost took a plunge this morning. Near Lake...

    Almost took a plunge this morning. Near Lake Artemesia, the entrance road sometimes retains water. I was on the lookout for it, and thought I spotted a dry (but snowy) path to the side. Turns out...
  20. It's working for me now, too (and my rides showed...

    It's working for me now, too (and my rides showed up).
  21. Looks like the 'people' section is throwing...

    Looks like the 'people' section is throwing errors (500 Internal Server Error)?

    Did the soft launch score period start this week? I'm not showing up, yet.
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    It's for plowing fresh snow, so that you don't...

    It's for plowing fresh snow, so that you don't have to bike on lumpy ice for the following week.
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    Quick! Before it freezes, build yourself a bike...

    Quick! Before it freezes, build yourself a bike plow!
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    Ha, yes, I expected. I even had a retort, but...

    Ha, yes, I expected. I even had a retort, but apparently in the last month or so, most of their bikes have moved their disc mounts from the seat stay to the chain stay, making fenders and racks more...
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    I have space constraints, so this'll be my only...

    I have space constraints, so this'll be my only bike. I seem to be out in the muck regardless of how much my bike hates it, so I'm not too worried about how much I'll ride it.

    I have an inquiry...
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