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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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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2014 7:12:41 AM

no.........
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Jackson126
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2014 6:49:12 AM

no
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poetdog73
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 10:15:35 AM

when I was 14
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 9:45:54 AM

no
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 6:18:18 AM

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badbobKY
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 7:08:22 AM

no
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FrankLee1
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 12:44:33 AM

Lotta lazy ba******... uh, people here. Are your legs good for anything besides waddling between the kitchen, the sofa, and the bathroom?
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Mr1lung
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 5:14:01 PM

no
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 9:08:41 AM

No
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no
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 12:53:16 AM

No
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krazkar
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 12:18:46 AM

no
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Mikeyy1960
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 3:27:08 PM

for short trips to grocery store if i need just a few items…
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RaeLee
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 12:07:35 PM

Nope
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ggg452
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 10:29:04 AM

No but I walk a lot and when necessary, drive my motorcycle; 70 miles/ gal.
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 10:02:34 AM

no
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LibertyGuardian
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 8:12:45 AM

Motorcycle yes, several times a week...bike i8 miles out here in the desert, no way.
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 6:35:19 AM

Yes during decent weather temps, I just use the first five gear changes mainly #5 of 10 higher cogs.
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 6:15:50 AM

No
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N
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 4:31:40 AM

wish I could!
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no
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 7:26:49 AM

No.
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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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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 10:48:29 AM

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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 11:04:35 AM

no, (yes when i was young)
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contiki
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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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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 7:19:13 AM

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

No.......
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hoopitup2000
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Yes . . . .
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