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  1. https://www.dhresource.com/0x0/f2/albu/g5/M01/18/7...

    https://www.dhresource.com/0x0/f2/albu/g5/M01/18/71/rBVaI1nMz-OAEhO5AAC0MrisTN8536.jpg


    2 bottles 1 straw
  2. 2 qt = 1/2 gallon.

    2 qt = 1/2 gallon.
  3. I like Costco Kirkland house brand gin. Actually...

    I like Costco Kirkland house brand gin. Actually prefer it a little over Tanqueray.
  4. I'm going to have to try that. I like G+T as my...

    I'm going to have to try that. I like G+T as my usual easy to make summer drink.
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    One of you needs to order this: ...

    One of you needs to order this:

    https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0228/8535/products/107898435.png?v=1585974618
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    Figured this belongs here: ...

    Figured this belongs here:

    https://www.the-house.com/qfrmc29l16wb17zz-framed-bikes.html
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    Thanks. Weighing whether it's worth the hassle of...

    Thanks. Weighing whether it's worth the hassle of swapping currently functioning posts.
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    Q for the Reverb experts : I've never worked on...

    Q for the Reverb experts : I've never worked on a Reverb. If I separate the remote and hose from the bottom of the post (internally routed hose), will I have to bleed the remote when I reinstall?
    ...
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    Maybe they have to be programmed to the car, like...

    Maybe they have to be programmed to the car, like BMW batteries.
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    Gloveless + full face + armor = moran.

    Gloveless + full face + armor = moran.
  11. I appreciate all the input and discussions. It...

    I appreciate all the input and discussions. It helps think it through and makes the repair go smoother.
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    Edited slightly. That, plus socks up to your...

    Edited slightly.

    That, plus socks up to your knees, plus goggles + pads on regular trail rides...

    Enduro = bad fashion.
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    I have a coworker who likes those pedals because...

    I have a coworker who likes those pedals because he thought the regular SPDs were too difficult to get out of, even with spring tension turned way down. He's had two hip replacements and is a casual...
  14. Update: used many Harbor Freight tools, along...

    Update: used many Harbor Freight tools, along with a better quality impact wrench and several impact sockets. Repair completed and did not die from HF use. Air tools are awesome.

    Old hub came...
  15. My truck front hub/bearing assembly was delivered...

    My truck front hub/bearing assembly was delivered late today.

    Gonna install it tomorrow using Harbor Freight jack stands, HF hydraulic jack, HF air hose, HF breaker bar... and some better quality...
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    ^^^ Thanks for the heads up! Mrs C has wanted one...

    ^^^ Thanks for the heads up! Mrs C has wanted one for awhile.

    Damn coronavirus = no coupon codes, no cashback...
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    On tricycles?

    On tricycles?
  18. I may have posted this earlier, but it happens...

    I may have posted this earlier, but it happens all the time.

    Me: I noticed the XYZ seems to be broken/ not adjusted right/ leaking/ wobbly/ etc/ etc.
    Mrs. C.: Oh yeah, I noticed that a couple...
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    And they make a lot of tires, which aren't really...

    And they make a lot of tires, which aren't really Cockpit Components.
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    This is what I expected when I clicked this...

    This is what I expected when I clicked this thread.
  21. Were the Grateful Dead submerged? I used to...

    Were the Grateful Dead submerged?
    I used to work on Arroyo St. Also not underwater.
  22. I have two sets of their jack stands. Went out...

    I have two sets of their jack stands. Went out and checked the part numbers, because the newer ones I have look just like the recalled grey ones. Different number. Safety third!
  23. I also grew up near Laguna Seca, which also...

    I also grew up near Laguna Seca, which also failed to flood my childhood house...
  24. So what old goat was saying was: don't buy land...

    So what old goat was saying was: don't buy land next to a wadi?
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    I don't know what a madrone is like to prune. I...

    I don't know what a madrone is like to prune. I typo'd my post - meant to write pine trees, not line trees. We have a lot of Jeffrey and ponderosa pines. The dead branches I trim off them are...
  26. Que?

    Que?
  27. I live immediately adjacent to a Dry Creek. It...

    I live immediately adjacent to a Dry Creek. It only runs during heavy rains and/or rain + spring snowmelt.

    It's 40-50 feet deep down a wide natural ravine, and there's no way it'd overflow to...
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    Like a pruning saw on the end of a pole? I...

    Like a pruning saw on the end of a pole?

    I bought an electric plug in chainsaw on a pole from Harbor Freight for like $60. Worth every penny every time I have to prune dead branches off the line...
  29. This.

    This.
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    This thread needs a soundtrack. ...

    This thread needs a soundtrack.

    https://www.reverbnation.com/alangreenspanproject/songs
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    https://www.ikonpass.com/ I hadn't seen that...

    https://www.ikonpass.com/

    I hadn't seen that anywhere - which is odd, given the amount of spammy emails they send me - and it's right there on the front page of the website.
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    No longer in production? Or just looking for a...

    No longer in production? Or just looking for a used one?
  33. https://www.walmart.com/ip/Classic-Locking-Ball-Ga...

    https://www.walmart.com/ip/Classic-Locking-Ball-Gag-Red/408075336
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    The only bad SS chain I ever had was a so called...

    The only bad SS chain I ever had was a so called singlespeed chain - I think it was a SRAM PC1. Noisy, wore fast.

    I think I have a 9 speed SRAM chain on my SS now. Any cheap 8 or 9 speed one...
  35. There are adjustable stems you could test out....

    There are adjustable stems you could test out. They're kind of flexy and better IMHO just for setting up position, not for permanent use.
    ...
  36. Not sure if Subaru is relevant here - this is on...

    Not sure if Subaru is relevant here - this is on a 2000 GMC Sierra 3/4 ton pickup. Steering knuckle does not need removal in order to replace hub unit or replace half shaft.

    CV half shafts on...
  37. Thread: Freezers

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    A few years ago we were going to replace the...

    A few years ago we were going to replace the garage fridge with a small chest freezer, but then we'd lose the garage refrigerator. Instead, bought a side by side style fridge which had a larger...
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    Jenson has pretty good prices on their last...

    Jenson has pretty good prices on their last year's stuff, if you find something you want. If you call, my experience has been that they'll do better pricing over the phone on complete bikes vs what's...
  39. If I didn't observe the wheel play at 12/6, I...

    If I didn't observe the wheel play at 12/6, I would agree it is the CV. But the CV shaft should not cause any wheel play.

    So, it's possible that I have both problems, but feel pretty confident the...
  40. The clicking is only audible at sharp (full lock,...

    The clicking is only audible at sharp (full lock, or near full lock) turns. Can't hear it if driving straight.

    I had thought that wheel bearings don't make clicking sounds either, but in...
  41. I agree it could be both CV half shaft and wheel...

    I agree it could be both CV half shaft and wheel bearing, just based on age and condition of the whole truck. The 12/6 play I observed looks consistent with a bad wheel bearing; the knuckle and CV...
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    SRAM/ RockShox has this handy website where you...

    SRAM/ RockShox has this handy website where you can enter the serial #, and they'll tell you what the guts are (or at least were when it left the factory):
    https://trailhead.rockshox.com/en/search/...
  43. I have these Control Tech 750mm carbon risers,...

    I have these Control Tech 750mm carbon risers, 31.8, which I used for a short while, before getting a different bike. No crashes, and I use a torque wrench for all things carbon. Mrs. C got the old...
  44. I jacked up the wheel by the A arm again, and had...

    I jacked up the wheel by the A arm again, and had Mrs C wiggle the wheel while I felt for play at the ball joints, tie rod end, and on the CV half shaft. No play on ball joints, but I could feel the...
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    When you master the nose wheelie, you must hop...

    When you master the nose wheelie, you must hop upstairs on the spiral staircase on the front wheel.
  46. Good question. I should've checked those when I...

    Good question. I should've checked those when I had the A-arm jacked up.
  47. Q for the mechanics, and particularly, the GM...

    Q for the mechanics, and particularly, the GM truck/Suburban/Tahoe owners: do I have a failing wheel bearing or a CV half shaft, and how do I tell?

    Background: 2000 GMC Sierra 2500, 4WD, gas...
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    If you're going to install/remove a truck camper...

    If you're going to install/remove a truck camper often, google and learn about remote (wired or wireless) electric jacks and "fastgun" turnbuckles (the things that hold the camper to the truck). The...
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    Explanation: indoor nose wheelie trainer. ...

    Explanation: indoor nose wheelie trainer. Variable levels of magnetic resistance simulate real world wheelies on different terrain.
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    Target audience : people who put chains on the...

    Target audience : people who put chains on the front wheels of their Mustang.
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