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Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 09-18-07, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 901
Posted By blackangus
Dick Pound is out!

Dick Pound resigns from WADA

http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2007/09/18/qc-pound0918.html
Forum: Road Cycling 01-30-07, 07:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By blackangus
Haven't tried the Aksium's, but my Cosmos have...

Haven't tried the Aksium's, but my Cosmos have been great. And that's with a 200-pounder on top of them!
Forum: Road Cycling 01-23-07, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By blackangus
Thanks Damocles. Do you know if it is an Open Pro...

Thanks Damocles. Do you know if it is an Open Pro rim, or were there specific "Classics Pro" rims?
Forum: Road Cycling 01-23-07, 06:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By blackangus
Help with Mavic wheel ID

I picked up a set of wheels on flea-bay a couple months ago as a training set, but so far, haven't been able to figure out exactly what they are. I took them into the LBS on the weekend, but didn't...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-05-07, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By blackangus
I was looking at this again today and reading...

I was looking at this again today and reading some of the feedback. Sounds like an awful lot of people think this was a hack job as well.
...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 01-04-07, 06:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By blackangus
I watched it too Kris. It was very sensational,...

I watched it too Kris. It was very sensational, but I wouldn't expect much more from Tom Harrington - not exactly known as a hard hitting journalist.

Short version: Flandis is a cheater in denial,...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-14-06, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By blackangus
Yeah DT, there'll be a full pattern of holes for...

Yeah DT, there'll be a full pattern of holes for the front roller - probably a pair either side of my design location about an inch apart.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-14-06, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By blackangus
I gotch' ya now! I was picturing doubled up...

I gotch' ya now! I was picturing doubled up bearing on the outsides and couldn't see any benefit in that. I'm actually not worried at all about bending in the rollers - using 3 1/2" schd 40 pipe is...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-14-06, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By blackangus
Thanks for the PDF Chopper! Why do you suggest...

Thanks for the PDF Chopper! Why do you suggest going with twin bearings? When I spec'd this particular bearing, I made sure I was well below the load and speed ratings - am I missing something? I can...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-14-06, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By blackangus
Roller setup - relative to wheelbase?

I'm working on a little winter project at the moment - designing/fabricating a set of rollers. I've got a couple of questions about roller placement relative to wheelbase. I've got my rear rollers...
Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 12-14-06, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,192
Views: 71,315
Posted By blackangus
Test

Test
Forum: Road Cycling 10-19-06, 07:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 573
Posted By blackangus
I think you got the winter version - the holes...

I think you got the winter version - the holes are for stud installation!
Forum: Road Cycling 10-19-06, 07:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,308
Posted By blackangus
I've placed 2 or 3 orders with them now and all...

I've placed 2 or 3 orders with them now and all have been about 2 weeks - I think it's more to do with Canada Customs than anything else though!
Forum: Road Cycling 07-10-06, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By blackangus
I've got my 60cm melon inside a size large Sweep....

I've got my 60cm melon inside a size large Sweep. I'd guess I'm within the first (smaller) 1/3 of the size range.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-14-06, 07:18 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,397
Posted By blackangus
My order took roughly 2 weeks to Halifax - longer...

My order took roughly 2 weeks to Halifax - longer than I was hoping, but @$45CAN for 2 tires and 2 tubes - I won't complain!
Forum: Road Cycling 06-13-06, 05:33 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,160
Posted By blackangus
I just recieved my order from PBK last night. ...

I just recieved my order from PBK last night.

2 Vitt. Rubino Pro's and 2 Vitt. tubes for right around $45CAN.

No tax/duties - just paid what was on the invoice!
Forum: Road Cycling 05-31-06, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By blackangus
Piece of cake to figure it out with the bike in...

Piece of cake to figure it out with the bike in front of me - but I was at work and the bike was at home!
BTW - OD of the seat tube is 35.65mm.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-30-06, 05:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By blackangus
Anybody remember?

Anybody remember?
Forum: Road Cycling 05-29-06, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By blackangus
Seat Tube Dia - Mid 90's Trek ZX Frame??

Anybody know, off the top of their head, what the seat tube diameter was on a mid 90's Trek ZX series (carbon tubes/alum lugs) frame? I'm looking at a front derailleur on Flea-bay and can't remember...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-24-06, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By blackangus
I was thinking the same thing Oilman - not a true...

I was thinking the same thing Oilman - not a true $500 build.

I'm trying to do a $750 build, but it's looking more and more like $1000. Starting with an $80 CF/Alum frame/fork and $200 Mavic...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-09-06, 10:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 513
Posted By blackangus
It's happened to me several times - mtn. biking...

It's happened to me several times - mtn. biking mostly (passed out once and whited-out several times), but has happened during basketball & hockey (passed out & whited-out). I had always attributed...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-05-06, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 110
Posted By blackangus
Demon - my problem is that this Trek frame...

Demon - my problem is that this Trek frame doesn't have a replacement hanger - the dropout and hanger are one piece (mid 90's ZX series frame - CF/Alum). If I go with a Trek hanger, I have to set my...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-05-06, 05:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 110
Posted By blackangus
Anybody have any thoughts at all???

Anybody have any thoughts at all???
Forum: Road Cycling 05-04-06, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 110
Posted By blackangus
Critical spacing - DR hanger to hub axle?

How critical is the rear derailleur spacing from the hub axle?

I've got a Trek frame with a broken derailleur hanger (from the previous owner - not me). I picked up a Cannondale replacement hanger...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-03-06, 09:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 989
Posted By blackangus
Here's one for you guys - I just picked up a 10yr...

Here's one for you guys - I just picked up a 10yr old CF/Alum frame, and some of the clearcoat is coming off the CF tubes. Any suggestions for sealing it back up?
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