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    Well then I'll be by in about 7 weeks. See ya...

    Well then I'll be by in about 7 weeks. See ya soon :)
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    Granted I'm particular about when I go but that...

    Granted I'm particular about when I go but that far southwestern corner of NY state is really pretty when the weather is good and my impressions of the area and people are different than the...
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    From my desk this morning 302167

    From my desk this morning 302167
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    I don't know about other states but NY has an...

    I don't know about other states but NY has an incredible network of detailed stations around the state. There's at least one per county and the amount of data is impressive including soil temps and...
  5. Yeah me too. Ya gotta figure someone got a decent...

    Yeah me too. Ya gotta figure someone got a decent recording that we can find.
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    There's a trail in there somewhere 301816

    There's a trail in there somewhere
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  7. Tonight is the Zen Tricksters sold out show on...

    Tonight is the Zen Tricksters sold out show on Long Island.
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    ^^ I just got a new Chromebook from Lenovo and...

    ^^ I just got a new Chromebook from Lenovo and was really disappointed with the shipping, it took over a week for the thing to leave the warehouse after the order was placed. I spoke to two different...
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    Has anyone seen dramatically reduced charge...

    Has anyone seen dramatically reduced charge states with the cold? I accidentally left my bike in the driveway the other night and in the morning it was down from full charge to 2 bars. After a minute...
  10. Big difference from then to now. It's all...

    Big difference from then to now. It's all hipsterfied with cool restaurants and bars all around and it's one of those places where people get out of their cars and walk.
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    I feel like such a loser, the boys just played 4...

    I feel like such a loser, the boys just played 4 good shows within an hour or so of my house and it wasn't in the budget so I didn't go to any of them. It's 35 years (and a few months) since I saw my...
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    @mustonen I'm confused too. ^Yeah pretty much. I...

    @mustonen I'm confused too. ^Yeah pretty much. I know that a minivan should be my DD but I just can't... I have a beater suv that I don't like much, but it's functional, that I would happily trade...
  13. Are you in CT now? Where?

    Are you in CT now? Where?
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    Yeah I grew up a 40 minute train ride away and...

    Yeah I grew up a 40 minute train ride away and for the last 22 years have been 1:20 away and never went either. My grandparents used to talk about when they went for New Years 1940/41 and what a...
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    Every time I think I'm ready for a minivan I take...

    Every time I think I'm ready for a minivan I take a ride, however short, in my BRZ and realize I would be absolutely miserable if I had to get in a minivan all the time. What I really need to do is...
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    $42k was pretty big money for a car 28 years ago.

    $42k was pretty big money for a car 28 years ago.
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    Go see Phish at the Garden. Drink your way from...

    Go see Phish at the Garden. Drink your way from South Street to the Garden starting early in the morning. Back in college I did a day like that with my roomies that had never been to NYC. We started...
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    Seeing as it was a short run car and Opel doesn't...

    Seeing as it was a short run car and Opel doesn't have any representation here in the US how hard is it going to be to get parts in 5 years? Maybe with the FCA merger with that group we'll see more...
  19. Too bad there isn't a bag of money to get you...

    Too bad there isn't a bag of money to get you through until the other door opens.
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    Someone said this in a post earlier and it really...

    Someone said this in a post earlier and it really does sum it all up pretty well

    "I personally don't like it therefore you shouldn't be allowed to do it. And if you persist in doing what I...
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    I've been looking for places that are "edge of...

    I've been looking for places that are "edge of the burbs rural". IOW at the edge of town bordering on undevelopable forest. Someplace where I can have just a bit of land and the quiet that comes with...
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    Actually class 1 is supposed to be 500. Some of...

    Actually class 1 is supposed to be 500. Some of the better battery packs, like mine, are testing out to higher numbers after a bit of use but it's still speed limited to 20mph. In fact my assist cuts...
  23. Craftsman is Stanley and they're slowly moving...

    Craftsman is Stanley and they're slowly moving production back to the US. Lowes is getting first run product now and if there's a made in the US option they're most likely to have it first. As...
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    I would love to advocate for e-mtb use on trails...

    I would love to advocate for e-mtb use on trails but I can't even get into parks department meetings to do so. I've been blocked from 3 counties around because "all you ever do is talk about how...
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    I usually wear an E width and had great luck with...

    I usually wear an E width and had great luck with the Shimano shoes for a few years but the soles were softer than I really would have liked and weren't terribly sticky either but they did fit well....
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    Anyone going to the Philly show? I'll be there...

    Anyone going to the Philly show? I'll be there tomorrow at the Ortlieb and Wren booths.
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    There is a GREAT option for an inverted fork that...

    There is a GREAT option for an inverted fork that is tough enough, performs really well and is surprisingly light considering it's heft. I've been hammering on it on this 45 pound beast and it just...
  28. Just get a small 1-2 gallon handheld shop vac and...

    Just get a small 1-2 gallon handheld shop vac and call it good. They never get clogged with dog hair, there's all sorts of cheap attachments so you can get into corners and under things, no moving...
  29. Living. Living in the 21st century will kill your...

    Living. Living in the 21st century will kill your liver.

    That floaty floaty feeling is cool but not really.

    The addictive need to stay away from it personality is a thing and we all need to...
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    SonuvaB it's slippery out there :o

    SonuvaB it's slippery out there :o
  31. Go to that Norco dealer mentioned above and take...

    Go to that Norco dealer mentioned above and take a good look at the Fluid FS, it starts under $2k with a reasonable build but more importantly it's a super fun ride.
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    Just in case you hadn't noticed, your town is...

    Just in case you hadn't noticed, your town is fucked up. I mean really, who arrests 12 year olds for riding their bikes on the rail trail rather than the roads. Your town does.
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    It is a frustratingly dumb holiday. 2 years in a...

    It is a frustratingly dumb holiday. 2 years in a row we didn't have a single trick or treater so this year we didn't get any candy and we're going out from 5-9pm so we don't have to deal with it at...
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    RIP Paul Barrere

    47 years of wonderful music with Little Feat. 😰
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    Made in VT. The linkage is made by FTW.

    Made in VT. The linkage is made by FTW.
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    Oh and to the OP - On a fairly windy day go out...

    Oh and to the OP - On a fairly windy day go out and blow everything downwind. You'll be done in a few minutes and you'll never see those leaves again. Hopefully you don't end up with a new crop...
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    Were those weeds generally green? Did they look...

    Were those weeds generally green? Did they look halfway decent from 50 feet at 25mph? They're fine, leave 'em alone and move on. Mow them occasionally and call it good.



    Yep. I make 2 passes on...
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    Hero dirt! Unfortunately it's hidden under a...

    Hero dirt! Unfortunately it's hidden under a smooth carpet of wet leaves hiding all the rocks and sticks. Rough ride but it was oh so good. I love night riding.

    Hey scrublover how's the recovery...
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    As a sales rep that does most of his eating on...

    As a sales rep that does most of his eating on work days behind the wheel this bugs me because it actually will make my work day less efficient to some extent but since a forced diet change recently...
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    Motobecane is just meh, nothing special but...

    Motobecane is just meh, nothing special but should be ok for your purpose. I've seen a couple set up with hub motors and one with that Bafang(?) BB mounted mid drive that's being used for trail work....
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    I tried but couldn't remember their names last time chat came up. I shouldn't be surprised though, I don't remember shit anymore. Yup they were fun, there were a couple more that had hardly any...
  42. Thread: Lobster

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    I think that if you don't like lobster it's...

    I think that if you don't like lobster it's because you haven't had it really fresh and steamed or grilled. The effort it takes to get the good stuff out of the shell is totally worth it, you just...
  43. Thread: Lobster

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    I think that if you don't like lobster it's...

    I think that if you don't like lobster it's because you haven't had it really fresh and steamed or grilled. The effort it takes to get the good stuff out of the shell is totally worth it, you just...
  44. You do know that there's a heart attack hiding in...

    You do know that there's a heart attack hiding in that recipe right? I absolutely love all that stuff but sadly can't eat it anymore. I miss kraut and sausages :( Beer is still a solid part of the...
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    Hey who's in or just north of the Albany metro...

    Hey who's in or just north of the Albany metro zone? Radam maybe? They've been getting drenched and blown around pretty bad since about 4am.
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    3.15", biggest rain since late spring! The wind...

    3.15", biggest rain since late spring! The wind wasn't too bad by me but some places are getting smacked around. 60+ along most of the shore areas and I saw a 103 gust on Cape Cod with high 70's and...
  47. From a low budget $560/pr for burly aluminum with...

    From a low budget $560/pr for burly aluminum with the house brand hub to $800 with Hydras to 1350+ for carbon these guys have it going on https://www.dirtcomponents.com/29-36-1mm-rc-1 Everything is...
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    Still not much wind but 1.7" of rain so far. This...

    Still not much wind but 1.7" of rain so far. This is the most rain I've had in one storm since mid June.
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    .55" of rain, wind is a steady 5mph with gusts to...

    .55" of rain, wind is a steady 5mph with gusts to 9 or 10, it varies between heavy leaf fall and moderate rain. All in all it's a pretty terrible storm here.
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    Where were ya? There's some goods to be had down...

    Where were ya? There's some goods to be had down there.



    That shop was across the street for a couple of years and has been in that barn building next to the Wildflower for 3 years now. Pretty...
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