Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

General Cycling Discussion Have a cycling related question or comment that doesn't fit in one of the other specialty forums? Drop on in and post in here! When possible, please select the forum above that most fits your post!

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-27-03, 06:36 PM   #1
svtchris
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Dallas
Bikes: 02 Diamondback
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Trek Wireless Cyclocomputer

I just bought a wireless computer and i have a big question..

The manual states "place the sensor near the top of the fork"

How does the computer know and calculate the distance from the center of the wheel to "wherever" it happens to be mounted.

I set the wheel size and all, But wouldnt the computer read faster speeds the closer it put the sensor to the center of the wheel? More RPMs = Higher speed?

Anyway maybe im missing something I thought that had to be set somewhere back when I installed my wireless like 10 years ago.


Thanks
svtchris is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-03, 07:13 PM   #2
johnnyk
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Central CT
Bikes:
Posts: 65
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Location of sensor on fork makes no difference in RPM's. It's still only one RPM each time magnet passes sensor.
johnnyk is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:07 AM.