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Forum: Tips & Advice 12-02-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,051
Posted By Psyfalcon
Could mean these:...

Could mean these: http://bikedenton.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/greenhouse-rack.jpg

In that case, yes, they go perpendicular to those terrible racks.

But I think you mean staple racks. Staple...
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233,693
Posted By Psyfalcon
Pushed back almost a month? In September,...

Pushed back almost a month?

In September, they were hoping to be done by November.
Forum: Route Info 09-19-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,681
Posted By Psyfalcon
It does have a way of being pushed back ;) ...

It does have a way of being pushed back ;)

Been planning this for what... years.
Forum: Route Info 09-18-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,681
Posted By Psyfalcon
I was thinking that, and I'm going for mid...

I was thinking that, and I'm going for mid October.

Maybe some Elk will be down in the meadow by then.
Forum: Route Info 09-16-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,681
Posted By Psyfalcon
Coast Range Snow

Not yet, but fall is coming.

Any idea what the typical snow levels are? I keep saying "next year" on the coast trip (1 or 2 days) but no more ;) A bit behind on training for 120 or back to back...
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 403,090
Posted By Psyfalcon
Blinker was on, but very hard to see. I don't...

Blinker was on, but very hard to see. I don't like the red lights for that reason. Amber was a much better choice.

Checking your mirror of course is best of all...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 403,090
Posted By Psyfalcon
What? Where? There was a discussion of...

What? Where?

There was a discussion of different laws about 2 years and 7 pages ago, but I went through the whole thing and didn't see what you're seeing.
Forum: General Discussion 08-08-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 18,688
Posted By Psyfalcon
I tried making one last year since I had some...

I tried making one last year since I had some spare wheels. It ended up wobbling all lover the place. Huge platform, sketchy mount to bike, wobbled enough to put a spiral fracture in a 2x2. The 2x4...
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 18,688
Posted By Psyfalcon
Trailer

I want a trailer to move big things.

40lbs of dog food, 50lbs of chicken food, a hay bale, and so on.

Where would you go looking for one, but inexpensively. Pull the fabric off a used child...
Forum: Route Info 07-05-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 37,236
Posted By Psyfalcon
Going to Millikan, I always made the turn in 2...

Going to Millikan, I always made the turn in 2 parts. Farmington is a long way back, longer than I'd want to hold up cars, and its really hard to change lanes after TV.

He was wrong of course......
Forum: Route Info 06-11-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,391
Posted By Psyfalcon
This one? ...

This one?

http://bikeportland.org/forum/showthread.php?t=3845

From simple nature:
From the last stop at Max
Head West on Main 3 blocks and follow the route sheet: Connell goes to the right...
Forum: All About the West Side 03-18-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,094
Posted By Psyfalcon
You do have RIBs and inflatable kayaks. The air...

You do have RIBs and inflatable kayaks. The air does provide some structure for them.
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 26,986
Posted By Psyfalcon
Hoax? In any case, they never became...

Hoax?

In any case, they never became routine transport.
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 26,986
Posted By Psyfalcon
I don't think any were invented yet in 1800. Even...

I don't think any were invented yet in 1800. Even the non pedaled precursors seem to have come 20 years later.
Forum: Tips & Advice 10-31-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 44,777
Posted By Psyfalcon
My cascadias are about 6 inches off the ground...

My cascadias are about 6 inches off the ground and are mostly vertical. I attached the eyelet to the back of my fork. At that height, they work in almost all rain conditions although during a...
Forum: Tips & Advice 10-20-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 38,932
Posted By Psyfalcon
I've got the hotshot. It is bright, and mine is...

I've got the hotshot. It is bright, and mine is actually pointed a bit down due to my mounting so its not pointing into anyones eyes. The 2W led is about my limit though for blinking lights (maybe a...
Forum: General Discussion 10-12-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 31,198
Posted By Psyfalcon
The tow company is supposed to clean that up as...

The tow company is supposed to clean that up as part of their ability to tow cars for PPD.

If they ever did, it would be amazing.
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 45,884
Posted By Psyfalcon
Ninja Convention

8pm, every third bike on Clinton had no lighting.

If the PPD or Trimet wanted to do something about safety or visibility they should start working on unlit bikes (as required by law) instead of...
Forum: Route Info 10-02-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 38,566
Posted By Psyfalcon
The signs before the bridges on Barbur do say...

The signs before the bridges on Barbur do say "Bikes on Roadway." I suggest those be used rather than those mini sidewalks.

I have been honked at on Terwilliger, going down the hill at the north...
Forum: Report your Close Calls 09-14-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,994
Posted By Psyfalcon
Blue... no license plate...

35 feet long. Floats.

Yeah, not a car, but a jet boat. Went full throttle out of the no wake zone under the Sellwood Bridge and made a massive wake. It could have waited 30 seconds and I wouldnt...
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 18,201
Posted By Psyfalcon
If a squirrel finds its way into your cooler, you...

If a squirrel finds its way into your cooler, you might as well eat it. I've heard beaver tastes pretty good but the relevant authorities seem to discourage that in most cases.

Mice and leather...
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,141
Posted By Psyfalcon
http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/HTM/2003/part3/part3b2.h...

http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/HTM/2003/part3/part3b2.htm#figure3B27

Standard:
Bicycle lane markings shall not be provided on the circular roadway of a roundabout intersection.
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,141
Posted By Psyfalcon
Lets not compare this to ladds. Looking at the...

Lets not compare this to ladds. Looking at the diagrams, they are entirely different. Ladds is a bit of a free for all- there are no lanes in the circle and many more entrances and exits. Besides,...
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,141
Posted By Psyfalcon
When you need a full page, both sides of tips to...

When you need a full page, both sides of tips to go around a piece of road, its a piece of junk.

Granted, you may have found some idiots on bikes too.
Forum: Tips & Advice 06-07-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,898
Posted By Psyfalcon
I'd be concerned about the fuel. I love...

I'd be concerned about the fuel.

I love wood fires, but twigs, and forest duff do not make a long lasting fire. Looks like you might have to take your food off and load it through the top. It...
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