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    05-17-2017, 06:09 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    That's actually pretty decent travel time for 18 miles. My sister's commute is ~35 miles, entirely on Long Island, and it regularly takes her well...
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    05-17-2017, 01:50 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    Honestly, taking a bike to work under those conditions would be crazy. 25 miles each way plus working 10.5 hours really isn't feasible. That said, in...
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    05-15-2017, 03:30 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    The poor horse would probably pass out from heat exhaustion where he lives.
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    05-14-2017, 01:36 AM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    Or you could take Amtrak or fly as close to your destination as they can you, then rent a car the rest of the way. To me taking a long trip in a car...
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    05-13-2017, 09:32 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    It's not nice to drive anywhere in the NYC metro area unless traffic jams are your thing. And cars cost a hideous amount of money for what they are....
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    05-13-2017, 04:23 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    True but bikes are a lot less costly to keep running, especially if you learn to do all your own repairs. I've read the average trip length by...
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    05-12-2017, 10:29 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    This might be telling you to ditch the car for a bike. Never had a car myself. The bike worked just fine in cases where public transit or walking...
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    05-12-2017, 10:23 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Cycling in Pub & Brewery
    For what it's worth I rarely use the big chainring. I have 53/42 in front and 11-25 10-speed cogs in back. That works out fine for most riding...
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    04-28-2017, 08:09 PM
    jtr1962 replied to a thread Something Random in Pub & Brewery
    I wonder if someone in his family passed. I was absent from the forums for quite a while after my father died in 2006.
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