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    2.35 Forekaster

    2.35 Forekaster
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    For a commuter, just take off the front...

    For a commuter, just take off the front derailleur, left shifter, and little and big rings. Thatíll leave you with a 36x12-36 or thereabouts which should be plenty unless you have massive hills on...
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    Probably still bent. Go to a shop, they have a...

    Probably still bent. Go to a shop, they have a tool to check and fix alignment (you can buy it but it's like $80 so easier to just go to a shop). Or just get another hanger if it's replaceable.
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    The University and state park service could work...

    The University and state park service could work with the local trail organization to legitimize and improve the trails to reduce erosion. But they'd rather just say they're illegal and hand out...
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    Agree with others regarding different kids...

    Agree with others regarding different kids naturally learning to read at different paces and keeping him engaged with books (reading to him, audiobooks) in the meantime. But as the parent of a...
  6. Thanks for the report wolfy, thatís helpful. I...

    Thanks for the report wolfy, thatís helpful. I knew that work was coming but not when it was starting what with COVID etc..

    For a new name for SV, call it Shaneís Valley.
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    Funny, I've almost given up on Amazon, takes too...

    Funny, I've almost given up on Amazon, takes too long to ship even for Prime items. Universal Cycles rocks though, they seem to consistently ship within a day (often same day). Helps that I live...
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    Use what you got, either will work. File it down...

    Use what you got, either will work. File it down to remove the sharp edge and fix the inevitable angle on the cut.

    If the steerer is carbon (road bikes) put tape around where youíre going to cut...
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    Put on new tires, same as my old ones...

    Put on new tires, same as my old ones (DHF/Agressor) but forgot how nice it was to have new rubber.
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    New one for me - did a bleed on a rear XT brake...

    New one for me - did a bleed on a rear XT brake (M785 vintage) but can't get the pistons to advance. Looking at the pistons without the brake block, pulling the lever causes them to move slightly in...
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    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3A...

    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3AANd9GcSobM9jnOuWFy8-d7C-H8kn1k9WuWjG3pyp5IlAXkmEnGszKY0GPHqESmsVm21Ia-wzrOTk7-fv&usqp=CAc
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    Lousy weather today (mid-30s with rain and snow)...

    Lousy weather today (mid-30s with rain and snow) so figured it would be a good time for some trail maintenance (fewer people on the trail). This is a little "unofficial" trail near my house with some...
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    My kids (16 and 19) are getting along better than...

    My kids (16 and 19) are getting along better than any time in the last 10 years. The older one was away at college but came home in mid-March. With no one else around to hang out with he had to stop...
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    Read Winter’s Bone and Bayou Trilogy by Woodrell...

    Read Winter’s Bone and Bayou Trilogy by Woodrell - both excellent.
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    I have the 2" Ecohitch hidden hitch on my 2017...

    I have the 2" Ecohitch hidden hitch on my 2017 Outback, plenty of clearance and really unobtrusive when you don't have a rack on. It's a little more than the Draw Tite though.
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    You can export your data, they're pretty good...

    You can export your data, they're pretty good about that.

    https://support.strava.com/hc/en-us/articles/216918437-Exporting-your-Data-and-Bulk-Export
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    Point6 is another to look at, it was started by...

    Point6 is another to look at, it was started by the Smartwool founders and has similar quality. Check STP, SAC, etc. for sales. Lots of deals on ski socks this time of year if you're not too picky...
  18. It dried up enough to get out with the pup (I...

    It dried up enough to get out with the pup (I wasn't the one in Sunrise though, this is a different zone):

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  19. A lot of moisture but too warm (@7000') - it...

    A lot of moisture but too warm (@7000') - it rained hard all day yesterday. We got about 4" today but it looks like it's flipping back to rain now (3PM).
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    OK THANKS. ...

    OK THANKS.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4wdbibV3IM


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dBt3mJtgJc


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0acbMTnkts
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    My rule used to be 10 minutes (back when I...

    My rule used to be 10 minutes (back when I actually rode with people who didn't live in my house). If we agree to meet at 9:00, I'm starting riding at 9:10 whether you're there or not. I don't have...
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    Got my wife one of those for a birthday present...

    Got my wife one of those for a birthday present (she's an ex-roadie and a Campy fan). Gotta say, it's the nicest corkscrew I've used, and it'll last basically forever. (I think it was closer to $150...
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    Not just Amazon. The condensate pump on my...

    Not just Amazon. The condensate pump on my heating system shit the bed, went to buy a new one. Nothing in stock locally, Home Depot had them but it's a 2 hour drive (round trip) and delivery will...
  24. More info on the project (including draft EIR)...

    More info on the project (including draft EIR) here: https://www.placer.ca.gov/2537/Hidden-Falls-Regional-Park-Trail-Network
  25. Also Don and Doris Fisher - founders of The Gap....

    Also Don and Doris Fisher - founders of The Gap. Some other SF finance money as well.

    SB could run on all private land if they just stuck to Disney and Nob.
  26. Heh, SB typically closes by end of April even in...

    Heh, SB typically closes by end of April even in normal times. Snow coverage looks good for now but it's down to 2-3 feet in the flats and it'll start showing bare ground pretty soon (West Judah is...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVm8jPBhmMU

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVm8jPBhmMU
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsLV7DEcElQ

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsLV7DEcElQ
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    Speaking of dogs, mine decided to enact her...

    Speaking of dogs, mine decided to enact her revenge for not getting a walk by destroying the most precious commodity in the house.

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  30. Waze says that's the fastest way to Tahoe Donner.

    Waze says that's the fastest way to Tahoe Donner.
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    I've given this issue some thought and definitely...

    I've given this issue some thought and definitely backed off my risk threshold (which wasn't that high to begin with). I'm lucky to have meadow skipping terrain basically across the street from my...
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    Good deal if it fits and is in decent condition....

    Good deal if it fits and is in decent condition. The frame alone runs $2800 (new).
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    We have a statewide shelter-in-place but the...

    We have a statewide shelter-in-place but the remodel down the road hasn't stopped - there's a crew of 7-8 guys there 6 days/week. Construction is technically exempt but adding a master suite to your...
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    And if you save money with one bike... think of...

    And if you save money with one bike... think of how much more you'll save with two bikes!
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    It misses a lot of classics, but it's a good...

    It misses a lot of classics, but it's a good sampling of different types of SF and provides a jumping off point for readers. I would have probably added Fahrenheit 451, 1984, A Canticle for...
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    That's a good list, aside from Jurassic Park....

    That's a good list, aside from Jurassic Park. I've read 15.
  37. Went touring with the kid (back from college) in...

    Went touring with the kid (back from college) in the Donner Peak area Saturday (a couple miles from the house FWIW). Did our thing and then on the way back dropped down to the old train tracks above...
  38. And Sugar Bowl:...

    And Sugar Bowl: https://twitter.com/sugarbowlresort/status/1238986703433396224



    Gonna be awfully crowded in the BC for a while. Practice social distancing.
  39. There goes Squaw/Alpine: ...

    There goes Squaw/Alpine:

    https://www.alterramtnco.com/news/
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    What works for me (including race bindings with...

    What works for me (including race bindings with no heel adjustment) is to carefully mount the toe with the template, click the boot in, line up the heel in the boot and make sure it's aligned...
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    Eh, I don't see that much difference between JB...

    Eh, I don't see that much difference between JB and other 2-part epoxies (e.g. Marine Tex) for skis. JB is usually easier for me to find and easy to eyeball the mix (1:1 instead of 1:5 or whatever)....
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    7/32" = 5.56mm

    7/32" = 5.56mm
  43. Thread: AT Helmet halp

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    Just picked up the Movement 3tech Alpi, agree...

    Just picked up the Movement 3tech Alpi, agree with others that it fits pretty well for long/narrow heads. Giro helmets tend to fit me great (bike and ski) but I swim side-to-side in a Vantage or any...
  44. For Reno/Rose I'd see Bud at Snowind. Or make the...

    For Reno/Rose I'd see Bud at Snowind. Or make the trek to Truckee (search for recs).
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    I've heard of a few drops but mostly other rate...

    I've heard of a few drops but mostly other rate hikes. Our house is 10 years old, built after the 2008 code changes with fireproof windows etc.. We keep our lot clear but Tahoe NF is literally across...
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    Shit just got real... Just got my home...

    Shit just got real...

    Just got my home insurance bill, premium almost doubled from last year (same policy, no new claims). Guess I should be happy they didn't drop me.
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    Yeah, double pole on flats, fast double pole on...

    Yeah, double pole on flats, fast double pole on gradual uphill, basically running up the steeper hills. There's a window for classic kick-and-glide but it's pretty small at the elite levels...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lZaXMXGdzk

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lZaXMXGdzk
  49. That's a great deal. This is technically the...

    That's a great deal. This is technically the women's model but it's basically the same as the Attack2 13 GW aside from color.
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    It's probably been brought up before somewhere in...

    It's probably been brought up before somewhere in the past 73 pages but I had my first experience with internal brake routing today (building up a new frame) - what a pain. What product marketing...
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