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planet4ever
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Re: Mount Diablo run (large pics)

Mon Jan 02, 2012 5:01 pm

abasile wrote:
planet4ever wrote:Back before many of you were born ('64 or '65) my wife and I climbed that mountain on our bikes. We both had 3-speed Sturmey-Archer hub gears.
That you both did the climb on an old-school three-speed is impressive. I can imagine that the gear ratios were not ideal.
Well, I didn't say we did it without stopping. We took several breaks to rest on the way up. We actually rode our bikes from Stockton, staying with friends in Byron before and after our day on the mountain.

Does anyone remember Doug Pledger? We used to listen to his radio show on KNBR (I think) every morning, and he would always call up to a ranger on top of Mt. Diablo to get the weather forecast, augmented by enthusiastic descriptions of the scenery. That is what led to our trip up the mountain, and it was awesome.

Ray
End of April 2013: Traded my 2011 SL for a 2013 S with charge pkg.

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Nubo
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Re: Mount Diablo run (large pics)

Wed Jan 04, 2012 9:24 pm

I see Carwings has more detailed breakdown per "trip" for the day under "electric rate simulation"...


Jan 1 2011

trip....total.........consum....regen........dist.........m/kWh
1...... 4.2kWh.....5.4kWh....1.3kWh.....18.2miles..4.3miles/kWh stopped on the way to Mt. Diablo for water and aspirin. ;)
2...... 7.6kWh.....8.8kWh....1.2kWh.....14.9miles..2.0miles/kWh drive from the store to the Mt. Diablo summit.
3...... 1.2kWh.....5.5kWh....4.2kWh.....26.1miles..21.3miles/kWh down the mountain thence to Martinez, some freeway. 21.3 m/kWh! :mrgreen:
4...... 3.7kWh.....5.4kWh....1.7kWh.....14.1miles..3.8miles/kWh back home from Martinez (mostly freeway).
I noticed you're still working with polymers.

edatoakrun
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Re: Mount Diablo run (large pics)

Thu Jan 05, 2012 7:30 am

Nubo wrote:I see Carwings has more detailed breakdown per "trip" for the day under "electric rate simulation"...
Thank you very much for posting this.

I feel like an idiot for not having noticed this very useful info before.

But my CW "electric rate simulation" info will only go back as far as November.

Everyone else in the same boat?

Is there a way to recover info from earlier months?
no condition is permanent

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