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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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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2015 9:21:29 AM

NO
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jorobins538
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2015 10:32:35 AM

wish I could - but 20 miles on the highway might be bad for my health in so many ways.
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2015 10:20:36 AM

no, but I should
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jdmd6613
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BCNU
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2015 3:15:03 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2015 6:03:00 PM

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poetdog73
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2015 12:07:42 PM

not anymore....80+yrs old
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2015 10:47:12 AM

no
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2015 9:20:39 AM

NO
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nickless
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2015 4:24:21 AM

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RacksnSpurs
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2015 11:28:36 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2015 10:46:14 AM

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BCNU
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2015 5:19:07 AM

no
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juniperus98
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Message Posted: Jan 23, 2015 3:39:15 PM

All the time
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BCNU
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Message Posted: Jan 23, 2015 3:07:11 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2015 11:45:28 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2015 9:45:32 AM

no
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nickless
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2015 5:36:03 AM

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ecsojay
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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2015 9:53:29 PM

they dont make a bike seat wide enough for my comfort!
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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2015 11:40:55 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2015 10:10:21 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2015 2:36:27 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 18, 2015 6:43:39 PM

yes
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englanddh2
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Message Posted: Jan 18, 2015 1:14:18 PM

I would if I didn't live out in BFE. It is about an 8 mile drive into town. So only make one trip when have go and also try to keep it to one trip a week.
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jan 18, 2015 12:30:34 AM

Almost did Saturday, other stuff put a clamp on riding.
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xbAG
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2015 8:47:37 PM

does riding a bike at the gym count?
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Nuzan
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2015 8:40:07 PM

No
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Message Posted: Jan 17, 2015 1:30:32 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 4:21:41 PM

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JohnCur
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 3:15:47 PM

too old, too tired
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shigh2001
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 2:26:29 PM

I haven't been on or even owned a bike in MANY years!
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 10:12:44 AM

Yes
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 10:07:31 AM

Yes only during logical days(weather related) is a big plus! The fun is So great that I bought a new heavy security bike lock!
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 1:17:10 AM

Yes
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 12:42:40 AM

no
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Message Posted: Jan 14, 2015 3:56:08 PM

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lilmx5guy
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 6:39:17 PM

My Kawasaki gets about 40 MPG, best car gets around 33 MPG on same route, a good savings, but not phenomenal.
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hoopitup2000
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 6:25:38 AM

Yes, if it's warm out . . . . .
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 5:40:06 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2015 12:29:15 AM

no. Maybe if I lived close to work
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2015 4:13:36 AM

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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2015 11:27:21 AM

Yes I do the ever, when the Weather is promising.
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2015 5:29:32 AM

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twt
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2015 3:25:58 AM

Motorcycle, yes. It gets more than twice the mileage of my truck.
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8_Ball2014
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2015 1:23:11 AM

30 yrs. ago.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2015 10:07:52 PM

rarely
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2015 2:40:47 PM

No.
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