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Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 287,108
Posted By Spiffy
it looks like in the UK it's about 10x more...

it looks like in the UK it's about 10x more dangerous to bike than to drive... at least according to their source from October 2000...

http://www.numberwatch.co.uk/risks_of_travel.htm


number...
Forum: General Discussion 07-28-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 255,635
Posted By Spiffy
yikes! I wonder when that happened... ...

yikes! I wonder when that happened...

DOOMED!
Forum: Newbie Forum 07-23-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 29,618
Posted By Spiffy
I rode my Continental TopContact tires through an...

I rode my Continental TopContact tires through an acre of blackberry bushes and not a single puncture... I got them after experiencing 2 flats a week due to black berry thorns in the bike lane by my...
Forum: Notices & Feedback 07-15-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 118,312
Posted By Spiffy
Angry PHP errors in site header using Chrome the last few days...

so when browsing the site in Google Chrome the following errors show at the top of the page, followed by a page-length large orange section, then the normal bikeportland page as usual...

Warning:...
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 255,635
Posted By Spiffy
that's just a link to the Route Info and Advice...

that's just a link to the Route Info and Advice forum... there's no link to the main forum page...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260,418
Posted By Spiffy
I noticed that too, and it's still doing it... ...

I noticed that too, and it's still doing it... it won't remember my info like it used to... have to type it into the comment form each time...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260,418
Posted By Spiffy
way ahead of you on the Forum link... ...

way ahead of you on the Forum link...


http://bikeportland.org/forum/showthread.php?goto=newpost&t=4450
Forum: Notices & Feedback 05-22-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 59,172
Posted By Spiffy
Question no more Forums link on main page?

so I noticed that the font for the top menu bar on the main page increased...

it's so large that it squeezed out the Forums link...

the only link to the forums is the "Portland Bike Forums ...
Forum: Ride/Event Announcements 04-28-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 156,363
Posted By Spiffy
looking at the poster I expected it to be an...

looking at the poster I expected it to be an event where you would get a free beer coupon for donating a bicycle...

it's not... (http://bikeportland.org/forum/showthread.php?t=4446)
Forum: All About the West Side 04-28-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 16,612
Posted By Spiffy
looking at the poster I expected it to be an...

looking at the poster I expected it to be an event where you would get a free beer coupon for donating a bicycle...

it's not...
Forum: General Discussion 04-14-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 276,569
Posted By Spiffy
I used to do it on the sidewalk once I left the...

I used to do it on the sidewalk once I left the street and wanted to coast yo my mid-block destination...

I don't really do it anymore... now I use proper etiquette and walk my bike if I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 276,569
Posted By Spiffy
company's web site:...

company's web site: http://www.excelsior-fahrrad.de/

I couldn't find any US distributors so you'll have to kontakt them about it...

otherwise maybe ask Clever Cycles since they import stuff...
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260,416
Posted By Spiffy
this is Zymurgy...

this is Zymurgy (http://bikeportland.org/forum/member.php?u=509472)... he posted those videos here to the "Caught on Video" thread...

and your link looks like the Oregon Live comments section...
Forum: Tips & Advice 12-04-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,052
Posted By Spiffy
because it would take up about 50% more of the...

because it would take up about 50% more of the surrounding space...

if both users of the staple rack only lock one end of their bike and let the rest of it hang out then all that extra hanging out...
Forum: Tips & Advice 10-31-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 86,757
Posted By Spiffy
I agree that you need better tires... I've...

I agree that you need better tires...

I've had my wide (1.9"?) Continental Top Contact tires for years without a flat... picked them up at 21st Ave Bicycles... expensive and worth it...

I...
Forum: General Discussion 09-27-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 404,469
Posted By Spiffy
I've used Windows Movie Maker when I needed to...

I've used Windows Movie Maker when I needed to edit the files...

otherwise I use Any Video Converter or Handbrake if I'm just changing it from a MOV to an MP4 format to reduce the size...
Forum: Notices & Feedback 09-18-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 32,736
Posted By Spiffy
Post holy news day, Batman!

so far...
* 7 stories on the front page....
* 1 story on page two...
* 2 job listings...

I can barely keep up...

and somehow I still managed to get some work done today...
Forum: General Discussion 09-16-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 404,469
Posted By Spiffy
also, they're not supposed to drive with an empty...

also, they're not supposed to drive with an empty bike rack in the open position...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 404,469
Posted By Spiffy
it looks like 3110 above the door as its going...

it looks like 3110 above the door as its going by...

good thing for 1080p...
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 404,469
Posted By Spiffy
illegal Ice Cream Express driver...

I left a bad review on Google like I do with any company that I see repeatedly breaking the law...

I also left them a message via their Contact Us form on their web site linking the video and...
Forum: Ride/Event Announcements 09-10-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,180
Posted By Spiffy
sounds like fun... slow social rides are the...

sounds like fun...

slow social rides are the only kind I do...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 35,491
Posted By Spiffy
seems that they can't figure it out... ...

seems that they can't figure it out...

http://bikeportland.org/2011/08/12/advisory-asphalt-mix-up-closes-bike-gaps-on-se-20thankeny-median-57626
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 29,905
Posted By Spiffy
this is my strategy on the Hawthorne Bridge... ...

this is my strategy on the Hawthorne Bridge... now only the brave will pass me on the right, and they announce it...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 31,905
Posted By Spiffy
the only rides I've seen where they go slow...

the only rides I've seen where they go slow enough for people to stop at stop signs have been casual rides such as the Pedalpalooza style rides...

every "club" I've found consists of riders in...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 23,836
Posted By Spiffy
there were very few left this morning, and they...

there were very few left this morning, and they were all up on the curb on the grass and NOT in the bike lane... I zipped through without a care in the world...

although, had I known that the...
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