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Old 03-29-14, 05:52 PM   #51
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Have you accounted for all the variables? Different computers, wheel circumference inputs, wind drag...
Wait, who puts a computer on a fixed gear?
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Old 03-30-14, 07:54 AM   #52
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I guess a computer wouldn't go with the minimalist aesthetic but it's not inconceivable.

Actually the OP said "I measure it with the sports tracker on my phone (Endomondo)" I don't have a clue what an Endomondo is but I guess if the person used the same device on both bikes and the measurement is based on GPS and not wheel diameter etc. that rules out one variable.

The sun is out, the ice is melting and I actually might take the bike out today for the first time this year. Then I will wonder, as in previous years, why I'm about 3 mph slower on the same bike than I was last fall when I've been pushing myself in spinning classes all winter.
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Purely unscientific: picked them both up and the steel single speed weighs the most.
Magnetic deviation?
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