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bio website mcnabbs.org/andrew
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I've been commuting by bike since 2009. I enjoy road cycling and occasional mountain biking.


Sep
20
comment Why do left pedals have inverted thread?
Related question: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/3957/…
Sep
20
comment Why do left pedals have inverted thread?
The Physics Stack Exchange site has a question about this with good answers: physics.stackexchange.com/questions/6488/…
Sep
13
awarded  Notable Question
Sep
10
reviewed Close What to look out for in a second hand bike buy
Sep
10
reviewed Close Affordable security nuts and bolts
Sep
10
reviewed Leave Open Daily commuting - are dietary supplements recommended?
Sep
10
reviewed Leave Open Can too many electolyte supplements be dangerous?
Sep
10
awarded  Custodian
Sep
10
reviewed Leave Closed What is the right (best) bike for me?
Sep
5
awarded  Notable Question
Sep
1
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is it possible to measure your sit bones at home?
Aug
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Repairing Presta valves
Aug
21
comment Can you change a 7 speed freewheel to 6 speed
Could you give a little more information about your situation and why you're considering a change?
Aug
16
reviewed Close What to do about hypothermia on a long ride?
Aug
15
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to ride to work without sweating?
Aug
12
awarded  Benefactor
Aug
12
reviewed Reviewed Is it better to get an entry-level carbon bike or a similarly priced aluminum bike?
Aug
12
comment Is it better to get an entry-level carbon bike or a similarly priced aluminum bike?
Much of this answer compares entry level bikes with expensive bikes--I'm not sure this really answers whether it's better to get a similarly priced aluminum or carbon bike.
Aug
12
comment What are the benefits of nickel-plated chains?
Thanks for sharing the list--that's really helpful.
Aug
11
accepted What are the benefits of nickel-plated chains?