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Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,148
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Kevlar strips

Does anyone use kevlar strips that go on the inside of the tires? I use them, and have yet to get a flat. Maybe i'm just lucky?? They were kind of expensive but well worth it.
Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2007, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,709
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Cyclists make good hood ornaments...

OK - they don't........
Forum: Route Info 03-21-2007, 05:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,321
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Sorry its not highway 33 or 35, its Highway 4 and...

Sorry its not highway 33 or 35, its Highway 4 and it takes you to highway 22, to highway 197, then takes you into Maupin.
Forum: Route Info 03-21-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,321
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Good luck with that, if your coming from portland...

Good luck with that, if your coming from portland you will need to take highway 35 or 33 check map. It mergers from 26 on top of blue box pass on MT. Hood. If or you can go south on highway 197 i...
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2007, 04:11 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,227
Posted By NEPcyclistic
No............ it doesn't.

No............ it doesn't.
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,227
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Actually, i can take alot from those two...

Actually, i can take alot from those two sentinces. Graffiti is not art, nor is the gang taggings on buildings, homes, fences, commercial properties etc..

I know what art is, and have a college...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2007, 08:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,227
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Define art, is it graffiti...

Definition of graffiti is:

Graffiti = drawings or writings that is scratched, painted, or sprayed on walls or other surfaces in public places.

The definition of art is:

Art = the creation of...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,998
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Slow and steady

What happened to just slowing down and being safe all together. When on a multiuse path, wouldn't it just more smart to slow down and avoid a collision all together. If your in to much of a rush,...
Forum: Route Info 03-15-2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,487
Posted By NEPcyclistic
i've done both the past, having lived in...

i've done both the past, having lived in Vancouver for some time. Jeffs route is much better.
Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,371
Posted By NEPcyclistic
And this, so many close calls... a reason not to...

And this, so many close calls... a reason not to ride this way.

http://www.digave.com/videos/rally-kev.mpg
Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2007, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,371
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Awesome Video...Motivation.

http://www.digave.com/videos/sfx-web.mpg


Makes me want to get out and ride!!
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 19,075
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Breaking Away, a fantastic film. I will have to...

Breaking Away, a fantastic film. I will have to check out "Quicksilver."
Forum: Newbie Forum 02-27-2007, 03:05 AM
Replies: 177
Sticky: Who rides what?
Views: 263,616
Posted By NEPcyclistic
The "coolest bike"

The coolest bike you can ride, is the one your most comfortable on. Why does it matter what was spent on it? Makes me wonder, hell the best thing that ever happened was the CCC, and yet it gets...
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2007, 02:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,182
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Love IT!

I love bikes because it makes me a better person. I know my neighborhood, I know my friends, I know i'm better, I know I have more money, I know I'm helping the world we live in, I know i'm not...
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2007, 02:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,750
Posted By NEPcyclistic
I don't care how fast anyone rides, as long as...

I don't care how fast anyone rides, as long as they are riding. Fixed gear, single speed, etc... just ride baby... its all about the fact that we ride.... Love it.
Forum: Tips & Advice 02-17-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,021
Posted By NEPcyclistic
I run (on mysteel frame commuter) 700 X 28c year...

I run (on mysteel frame commuter) 700 X 28c year round, i haven't slipped on anything but man hole covers, didn't spill, just slipped. I run gatorskins. I like the bigger tire because it softens...
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2007, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,262
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Thumbs down Wtf

I only got as far as the first paragraph on your link, which talk about road vs. mountain. The person who wrote that article has obviously never really ridden a bicycle for anything more than a...
Forum: Report your Close Calls 02-14-2007, 03:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,543
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Stupid Drivers

57th and Glisan, 2:30pm, February 13. i was riding East bound, in the right lane, I was riding at the speed of traffic when a white caddy, driven by an old lady pulled right up abreast to me, in the...
Forum: Route Info 02-14-2007, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,651
Posted By NEPcyclistic
i think the mileage on bikely is wrong to. The...

i think the mileage on bikely is wrong to. The map i followed was 11 miles off.
Forum: Report your Close Calls 02-09-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,914
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Damn. I hope your ok.

Damn. I hope your ok.
Forum: Route Info 02-09-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,793
Posted By NEPcyclistic
I was in Estacada, so I avoided 224 and took S....

I was in Estacada, so I avoided 224 and took S. Springwater Rd, which comes out at Carver, back to 224 then down 212 into Clackamas.
Forum: Route Info 02-08-2007, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,851
Posted By NEPcyclistic
unfriendly street

Sunnyside road, how unfriendly is it. I have to get from highway 212/224 to the bike path on 205. from what i can see, i can cut through from SE 135 over to SE 122nd, and take Sunnyside road to...
Forum: Route Info 02-08-2007, 12:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,851
Posted By NEPcyclistic
205 bike path

Does anyone know if the the i205 bike paths goes all the way to Clackamas Town Center?
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2007, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,565
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Exactly, thats great advice. Wear out the stock...

Exactly, thats great advice. Wear out the stock components first, then upgrade.
Forum: Route Info 02-08-2007, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,793
Posted By NEPcyclistic
Thanks

Thanks for the advice. I made it out. The map says 27 miles, maybe my math is wrong because the map is in KM. Its actual about 38 miles. There is no shoulder on Amisigger Road, coming in from...
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