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Started programming on a Control Data mainframe in FORTRAN IV, back when that was still a new thing. Was apparently quite masochistic, because I kept programming anyway. For that matter, I still do...

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answered what to do during the week before a century?
Oct
28
comment Can I get smaller tires without changing my rims?
@Kibbee: You will gain a little -- but with smaller tires, it's also easier to get snakebite (pinch) flats.
Oct
28
answered Can I get smaller tires without changing my rims?
Oct
27
comment Are rusting screws a sign of cheap/bad material?
Probably not from scuffing the metal -- probably from leaving a small deposit of other metal (e.g., from the screwdriver blade) embedded in/stuck to the surface. Contact between dissimilar metals (and other electrically conductive materials) increases the chances of corrosion.
Sep
20
revised Can anyone recommend a good maintenance-free rear shock?
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Sep
20
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Sep
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revised Best chain lubricant for commuter/utility bikes?
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Sep
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answered What cadence should I aim for?
Sep
12
revised Creaking from cranks/spindle. How to fix?
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revised Creaking from cranks/spindle. How to fix?
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12
answered Creaking from cranks/spindle. How to fix?
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revised Truing stands, go big or stay home?
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