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Author Topic: Talcum powder in the wheels  (Read 1586 times)

High On Octane

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #15 on: August 16, 2013, 03:59:42 AM »
Thought you lived in Denver! You ride without long johns? When I'm up in the mountains around here in the winter, you bet your bippy I do. I guess though I can remember riding in 25 degree weather in Wyoming with a t-shirt on occasionally when I was a kid. Didn't go very far.
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I DO live in Denver now, BUT I lived in Wisconsin for 31 years before that!    ;D  People here think I'm crazy because I ride all winter long as long as there isn't snow/ice on the roads.  But I tell you what, after riding snowmobiles in -20F long enough you begin to adapt.  Or freeze your common sense off.  Either way.  ;D   I don't enjoy the cold, but it doesn't bother me here.  I do have a pair of flannel lined jeans that are very comfy in the mountains.  In the winter I usually wear a pair of fleece pajamas under my jeans and wear my ski parka with my winter riding gloves.

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #16 on: August 16, 2013, 09:05:27 AM »
I DO live in Denver now, BUT I lived in Wisconsin for 31 years before that!    ;D  People here think I'm crazy because I ride all winter long as long as there isn't snow/ice on the roads.  But I tell you what, after riding snowmobiles in -20F long enough you begin to adapt.  Or freeze your common sense off.  Either way.  ;D   I don't enjoy the cold, but it doesn't bother me here.  I do have a pair of flannel lined jeans that are very comfy in the mountains.  In the winter I usually wear a pair of fleece pajamas under my jeans and wear my ski parka with my winter riding gloves.

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It's not my common sense that I worry about freezing off when I ride in the cold...

Scottie... fleece pajamas while you're riding -  now that's a confident guy!  ;D

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #17 on: August 16, 2013, 12:47:54 PM »
It's not my common sense that I worry about freezing off when I ride in the cold...

Scottie... fleece pajamas while you're riding -  now that's a confident guy!  ;D

Hey!  UNDER the blue jeans...  Geesh!   ;)

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #18 on: August 16, 2013, 05:21:00 PM »
In other words, paisley long johns! ;)
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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #19 on: April 26, 2014, 12:52:41 AM »
Unscented, medicated, powered talc can be found at your nearest billiard supply store.
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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #20 on: April 26, 2014, 02:55:16 PM »
Hopefully not made from babies.

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #21 on: April 26, 2014, 10:58:11 PM »
Unscented, medicated, powered talc can be found at your nearest billiard supply store.

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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #22 on: June 21, 2014, 12:39:40 AM »
It's where they sell pot passers for the fancy eatin' table.
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Re: Talcum powder in the wheels
« Reply #23 on: August 24, 2014, 03:35:33 AM »
Tire Talc---by performance,inc. Chapel Hill, NC---- Should be available in any high quality bicycle store -- I haven't had to buy any in years as it goes a long way --And yes, it really works.