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Forum: General Discussion 01-02-2014, 08:33 AM
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Views: 176,446
Posted By nuovorecord
PDX Swap Meet in 2014???

Hi all...I've searched for an answer to this question to no avail.

Since the Bicycle Show (http://pedalnationevents.com/) has been canceled for 2014, is there going to be a swap meet sometime this...
Forum: Tips & Advice 07-14-2009, 11:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,668
Posted By nuovorecord
Sounds like 2006, if I'm not mistaken. I...

Sounds like 2006, if I'm not mistaken. I remember the bonfires they built to warm us up.
Forum: Tips & Advice 07-14-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,668
Posted By nuovorecord
Smartwools are nice. If you're wanting other...

Smartwools are nice. If you're wanting other options, DeFeet makes nice wool socks as well. I have a bunch of DeFeet Woolie Boolies and Wool-E-Ators that have held up well. 8 years and counting!
Forum: Tips & Advice 07-14-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,955
Posted By nuovorecord
Just wanted to clarify this statement somewhat,...

Just wanted to clarify this statement somewhat, for the benefit of those who may not be familiar with Look pedals. Older generations of Look pedals do have the capability of providing "float",...
Forum: Newbie Forum 10-28-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,961
Posted By nuovorecord
Another option to consider is a set of wingnuts. ...

Another option to consider is a set of wingnuts. You can keep your threaded axle but not have to carry a wrench if you have a flat to change on the road.

http://thebikestand.com/P2280021.jpg
Forum: Route Info 10-28-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,885
Posted By nuovorecord
They are building a new secure bike parking...

They are building a new secure bike parking facility that will accommodate 50-75 bikes. 24/7 keycard access. Not sure when the completion date is exactly, but should be in the next year.
Forum: Tips & Advice 10-28-2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,505
Posted By nuovorecord
I <heart> Vittoria Open Pave EVO CG's. Best wet...

I <heart> Vittoria Open Pave EVO CG's. Best wet tire I've ever used. As flat-resistant as my old Gatorskins. Rides like a dream. 700x24 is the only size they come in if you want clinchers.
...
Forum: Tips & Advice 07-02-2008, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,622
Posted By nuovorecord
Jack at En Selle is also someone you can trust. ...

Jack at En Selle is also someone you can trust. 6200 SW Virginia, John's Landing area just off Macadam.
Forum: Tips & Advice 06-27-2008, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,154
Posted By nuovorecord
Sellwood Cycle Repair has a pretty decent trove...

Sellwood Cycle Repair has a pretty decent trove of hard-to-find stuff, too.
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2008, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,690
Posted By nuovorecord
Maybe you're a stronger rider than you think??? ...

Maybe you're a stronger rider than you think??? :D
Forum: Tips & Advice 06-26-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,961
Posted By nuovorecord
Most helmet manufacturers tell you to wash them...

Most helmet manufacturers tell you to wash them in tepid water with mild soap. I typically wash mine once a week - just stick the whole thing in the sink. No need to remove straps and pads, at...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2008, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,733
Posted By nuovorecord
Mike, I met you on Cycle Oregon a couple years...

Mike, I met you on Cycle Oregon a couple years ago. You're a hell of a nice guy and a credit to cyclists everywhere. Best of luck to you and the family in NY.
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2008, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,725
Posted By nuovorecord
OK, that's cool. Sorry I over-reacted. I love...

OK, that's cool. Sorry I over-reacted. I love bike racing as well and just hate what it's become. My "pharmacy" comment was a bit of a buzzkill, I'll admit. But I'm optimistic that cycling will...
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,725
Posted By nuovorecord
So nice to see that you're tolerant of other's...

So nice to see that you're tolerant of other's views. I never said that I wanted to see the Tour canceled...merely that it's been dirty for decades and needs to be cleaned up. Sorry you have a...
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,725
Posted By nuovorecord
In years past, both the Lucky Lab and St. Honore...

In years past, both the Lucky Lab and St. Honore Boulangerie have offered public showings of Le Tour. You might check with them to see if they're planning on doing that this year.

Of course, the...
Forum: Tips & Advice 06-02-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,698
Posted By nuovorecord
Sellwood Cycle Repair has a great, up-to-date...

Sellwood Cycle Repair has a great, up-to-date online inventory of used bikes on their site.

www.sellwoodcycle.com
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,695
Posted By nuovorecord
Whew! Getting a bit dark in here... To...

Whew! Getting a bit dark in here...

To address the OP's question, it depends on what the material of the bike is, where it's made, where you purchase it (store or online), etc. Probably no way...
Forum: Tips & Advice 05-22-2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,569
Posted By nuovorecord
Velocity makes nice rims. I've got a set of them...

Velocity makes nice rims. I've got a set of them myself. Had them built at Veloce Bicycles, SE 32nd & Hawthorne. Talk to Demetri...he'll get you hooked up.
Forum: Report your Close Calls 05-05-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,394
Posted By nuovorecord
Cell phone conversation = right hook

Sunday morning, 10:30 am, SW 3rd and Jefferson, heading south on 3rd.

Young woman on a cell phone - oblivious, no turn signal - passes me, then pulls a right turn right in front of me. I was in...
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,605
Posted By nuovorecord
Hey, that's great! And the weather's looking...

Hey, that's great! And the weather's looking good for the weekend as well. All the best!
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 52,411
Posted By nuovorecord
40-Year-Old Virgin.

40-Year-Old Virgin.
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2008, 03:34 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,440
Posted By nuovorecord
Don't forget the nicotine... ...

Don't forget the nicotine...

http://bicycle-gifts.com/jpg/q45.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2008, 12:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,517
Posted By nuovorecord
Relax...it'll happen. $224,000 in funding is...

Relax...it'll happen. $224,000 in funding is programmed for 2010. This will do the prelim. engineering and planning needed. Once that's complete, construction funds will be next, after 2011. ...
Forum: Route Info 04-22-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,540
Posted By nuovorecord
He's suggesting the historic highway. That's the...

He's suggesting the historic highway. That's the only reasonable way to get to Crown Point from Troutdale on a bike.
Forum: Route Info 04-21-2008, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,474
Posted By nuovorecord
It's in there, but my understanding is that there...

It's in there, but my understanding is that there are some engineering challenges to overcome, namely how to deal with a tunnel on the route. There's not enough room in the tunnel for the bike path...
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