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    I excel at destroying cartridge bearings in rear...

    I excel at destroying cartridge bearings in rear hubs. Front hubs seem to last fine though.

    I don't mind cup and cone at all. All the Shimano hubs I've ever had have been fine - and none have been...
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    Do Shimano 12-speed hubs use cup and cone loose...

    Do Shimano 12-speed hubs use cup and cone loose bearings? Or cartridge?

    Looking at a possible bike with SLX Shimano hubs, boost + super boost, and wondering if the hubs are decent.
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    But... she married you. :-p (softball...

    But... she married you.

    :-p


    (softball setup, couldn't resist...)
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    Something like...

    Something like this:https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210415/29728cc3a0591ce2c301d38722e3564e.jpg
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    1995, in Reno NV, $1200. Looks rust-free from...

    1995, in Reno NV, $1200. Looks rust-free from the pics.

    https://reno.craigslist.org/cto/d/reno-95-nissan-pathfinder-4x4/7304709852.html
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    If the Nissan is too pretentious, try the Buick...

    If the Nissan is too pretentious, try the Buick Cascada -

    https://www.buick.com/discover/legacy-vehicles/cascada
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    She secretly desires a Nissan Murano Cross...

    She secretly desires a Nissan Murano Cross Cabriolet. Get her one. It'll be a surprise!

    https://www.nissanusa.com/vehicles/discontinued/murano-crosscabriolet.html
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    I've been looking at FB and CL, nothing has shown...

    I've been looking at FB and CL, nothing has shown up recently that would be worth it, adding in mounting cost too (around $80-100 for 4 locally). If a set of nearly-new takeoffs showed up for ~$200,...
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    etrailer site looks like they have the Rhino Rack...

    etrailer site looks like they have the Rhino Rack tracks in stock.
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    Nevada depreciates houses for tax assessment...

    Nevada depreciates houses for tax assessment purposes, which I find amusing - and also helpful on a personal level. NV also has a cap on annual increases for primary residences. That, plus the...
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    This sort of track? ...

    This sort of track?
    https://www.etrailer.com/Roof-Rack/Thule/THTB60.html

    https://www.etrailer.com/Roof-Rack/Yakima/Y01127.html

    https://www.etrailer.com/Roof-Rack/Rhino-Rack/RTC14.html
    ...
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    I may need to replace the tires on my old pickup...

    I may need to replace the tires on my old pickup soon. They're not holding balance, am thinking it may be a combination of internal issues (belts?) and just plain age (6 years). There's about...
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    That, but do a gift package - not just a bicycle,...

    That, but do a gift package - not just a bicycle, but perhaps consider including a vacuum cleaner, a few bars of soap, and some deodorant.

    Put it all in the driveway with a giant red bow wrapper,...
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    Use Easy Cheese aerosol for a quick refresh of...

    Use Easy Cheese aerosol for a quick refresh of the chain.

    For the cheesy chain experts here: what about using a pressure cooker to really force the queso into the plates and rollers?
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    Nice score! I was deeply tempted by those last...

    Nice score! I was deeply tempted by those last year -- but Merlin wouldn't ship to me in the U.S. How did you get it shipped?
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    When there's more shit attached to the outside of...

    When there's more shit attached to the outside of your vehicle than what can fit inside it, yes, you should've bought a bigger one.
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    Have him bring it to a shop, have them package...

    Have him bring it to a shop, have them package and ship for him. If there's some national chain at each end of his shipping, that could make it easier - like an REI or Scheels - ship from one REI to...
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    ^^^ Wins the "should've bought a bigger truck"...

    ^^^ Wins the "should've bought a bigger truck" award.

    Old Jeeps often look like that too - tons of shit bolted on / hanging off everything on the outside...
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    ESS was just catching some rays. Don't harsh his...

    ESS was just catching some rays. Don't harsh his vibe.
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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6QX57aIDbDU

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6QX57aIDbDU
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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
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    Anyone know if the scenic loop / Ft FKNA looks...

    Anyone know if the scenic loop / Ft FKNA looks suitable for camping?
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    What about bringing a more capable offroader...

    What about bringing a more capable offroader with? https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210410/049e68226751d5621689da259f41aa7f.jpg
  24. We're in Hurricane now, and FYI, there's a large...

    We're in Hurricane now, and FYI, there's a large race scheduled at the JEM trails on Saturday. Trail and many of the campgrounds are being closed on Fri through Sat. By Sat late day, should be able...
  25. I've bought a couple of bikes from Backcountry /...

    I've bought a couple of bikes from Backcountry / Competitive. They used to have pretty good cashback offers through Active Junky etc, so look for that.
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    I sent a message to MTB Project about this, and...

    I sent a message to MTB Project about this, and they responded today with this:



    Thanks very much for reaching out with that information.†This†is a†known†bug†that is being reviewed and...
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    Just the chain is new, or is the entire...

    Just the chain is new, or is the entire drivetrain new?

    If new chain and used drivetrain -- a new chain "wears in" to an old drivetrain, and is often noisier initially.

    If new chain and used,...
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    Remember those hot dogs with the cheese filling?...

    Remember those hot dogs with the cheese filling? Just make those into corn dogs.
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    Thanks for the info. Whole new world of this...

    Thanks for the info. Whole new world of this gear.
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    How can you tell? Are they labeled? I know...

    How can you tell? Are they labeled? I know nothing about skate skis.
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    Add me to the list of people saying U Haul trucks...

    Add me to the list of people saying U Haul trucks are beat to shit, and find a different source for this project.

    The U Haul vans I've rented have been in poor condition - and those are the ones...
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    Same for Nevada.

    Same for Nevada.
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    Somehow I missed this - sending PM. And bump,...

    Somehow I missed this - sending PM.

    And bump, as I'm still looking.
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    Dawn is kind of harsh on paint, but not strong...

    Dawn is kind of harsh on paint, but not strong enough to be an effective chain degreaser on its own.

    I use simple green diluted 50% with water, spray on chain, scrub with a stiff chain cleaner...
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    Was hoping there was something simple and cheap...

    Was hoping there was something simple and cheap to convert to cable lever.... Oh well.
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    There's a cable lever for Reverbs? Usable for the...

    There's a cable lever for Reverbs? Usable for the posts that came with the hydraulic lever?
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    Lots for you to choose from. Just Google "edible...

    Lots for you to choose from. Just Google "edible lube" and take your pick.
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    Pic of burrito's friends: ...

    Pic of burrito's friends:

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210328/a173946a7c143c041cfa42ab83e114da.jpg
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    https://www.beaconcu.org/wp-content/uploads/VISA-C...

    https://www.beaconcu.org/wp-content/uploads/VISA-Card.png
  40. Push the ejector seat button without opening the...

    Push the ejector seat button without opening the sunroof?

    We've all been there, 007.
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    I tried turning off battery optimization for all...

    I tried turning off battery optimization for all apps partway through the rise. Still no difference.

    Oh well.
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    Mid ride check: nope, still not working for MTB...

    Mid ride check: nope, still not working for MTB Project.
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    My phone settings are laid out different from...

    My phone settings are laid out different from what is described in that app. But I found how to get there in Android 10. Posting here for reference for anyone else having tracking issues with their...
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    My phone has something called adaptive battery,...

    My phone has something called adaptive battery, which defaults to on. I found this blog post discussing issues with that feature and using a Fitbit, so I'll try these changes too:
    ...
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    Google webview was just updated on my phone, and...

    Google webview was just updated on my phone, and the MTB Project tracking issue existed previously - I just hadn't bothered trying to get it to work during ski season.

    Battery saver is turned off....
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    Those might only have one day's use. ...

    Those might only have one day's use.

    https://www.powder.com/stories/this-very-crazy-brit-ran-an-entire-marathon-in-ski-boots/
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    Do you mean just leaving MTB Project open, and...

    Do you mean just leaving MTB Project open, and clicking the power button to turn off the screen? (not full power off) Yes, I tried that. No difference.
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    That's what I thought it most likely is, but I...

    That's what I thought it most likely is, but I can't turn on location at all times for this app. It's just not an option in the Android settings, and the MTB Project app just refers over to Android...
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    Help with MTB Project tracking

    Maybe this is more of a tech talk Q, but...

    My current phone doesn't track rides properly, using MTB Project app. The old phone did. So I think it's something in settings, but I can't find it...
  50. Thanks for the heads up. I will review, and if...

    Thanks for the heads up. I will review, and if this does in fact operate as a ban on e-bikes, I will support that ban.

    Signed, a mountain biker for 32 years.
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