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forestghost07

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Message Posted: May 18, 2013 1:26:36 AM

Aint no MPG like infinity MPG :-P

I use my 28 speed bike for local trips whenever weather and carrying capacity permit, and I've made round trips faster than by car by not having to search and fight for a parking spot.
And I'm fit and slim and feel great.
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Jackson126
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 12:52:07 PM

no
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WEDDY
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poetdog73
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 4:31:40 AM

wish I could!
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BCNU
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 2:17:43 AM

no
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Jackson126
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 11:38:18 AM

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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 7:26:49 AM

No.
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badbobKY
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 6:57:45 AM

no
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jay93LA
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 7:27:34 PM

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bikergirlss
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 7:02:35 PM

I have bikes but will not bike through the part of town I drive through to get to work. I hate not being able to, since it's only 3.5 miles.
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 10:48:29 AM

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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 12:32:27 PM

no
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Awing1
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 11:04:35 AM

no, (yes when i was young)
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 9:53:26 AM

No
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 7:00:28 AM

no...............
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no
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Oct 14, 2014 2:24:13 AM

Yes it's a habit of mine until the Winter arrives.
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rick_evans
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 4:10:28 PM

I bike for some short errands and exercise.
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 2:21:56 PM

I bike - motorbike and bicycle, but not really in place of the car
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cujo1977
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twt
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 3:32:04 AM

I ride the Harley, when the weather permits. More than twice, the gas mileage.
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 10:46:37 PM

No
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 12:12:16 AM

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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 7:35:09 AM

No.......
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Yes . . . .
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2014 5:58:08 PM

Haven't since being side swipe by a car making a turn.
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Awing1
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2014 3:24:38 PM

No, when I was a student, I took a bicycle.
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2014 8:42:12 AM

Regular!
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no............
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contiki
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No........
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hoopitup2000
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2014 7:06:53 AM

Yes, love to ride when warm out.
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gramespo02
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2014 10:45:46 PM

More people should bike cut down on the use of gas an bring down prices
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2014 10:01:59 PM

I am way to lazy to do that.
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Not any more.
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2014 11:21:10 PM

I keep a bike handy just for exercise/local jaunts, mainly short trips in the community. No Pro stuff, just an older $130.00 10 speed/DIYed mods on seat and lighting, ETC.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2014 10:20:22 AM

Sure with my anvil, anvil stand, 100 pounds of tools, 200 pounds of horseshoes, forge, and 40 pound propane bottle.
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contiki
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no..........
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