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Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-27-16, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,088
Posted By jsigone
if the head tube is the same length then yes it...

if the head tube is the same length then yes it will feel the same cockpit wise

The handling will be a TAD different with the longer wheelbase when in tight turns and switchbacks. Nothing that...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-26-16, 08:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 326
Posted By jsigone
they say it takes 3 weeks to make a new habit. ...

they say it takes 3 weeks to make a new habit.

Tackle commuting for 4 weeks. You will hit the highs and lows, but MUST endure it. If you can get past the 4 weeks, it shouldn't be as...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-26-16, 03:20 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/26 lunch jam into the wind 20.0mi ...

~7/26 lunch jam into the wind

20.0mi
Distance

1:15:38
Moving Time

1,266ft
Elevation Gain
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-26-16, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 406
Posted By jsigone
I used the saddle demo program at my local bike...

I used the saddle demo program at my local bike shop, (bike bling) tired 3 saddles out over the course of a couple months. All worked but the Kurve was OMG i can ride forever type feeling. The...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-24-16, 11:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 415
Posted By jsigone
that area of cracking likely due to over clamping...

that area of cracking likely due to over clamping or the tube shape is slighly out of shape.

I wouldn't worry too much of it if they replace the frame. Use a TQ wrench on seat post clamps, stems,...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-23-16, 09:57 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
had tubeless hutchenson I think for these pics ...

had tubeless hutchenson I think for these pics
https://c2.staticflickr.com/3/2835/11487257145_410da6714e_z.jpg

https://c4.staticflickr.com/4/3687/10772459203_62a8958ed7_b.jpg
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-23-16, 02:39 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/23 Club ride, getting drop, did extra credit ...

~7/23 Club ride, getting drop, did extra credit

84.7mi
Distance

4:55:33
Moving Time

2,536ft
Elevation Gain
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-21-16, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 375
Posted By jsigone
if it fits you with minor changes to stem and...

if it fits you with minor changes to stem and seat post, than go for it. Bike looks pretty darn new as far as use goes. It will last a very long time :thumb:
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-21-16, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By jsigone
One hour a week is hardly working in those tan...

One hour a week is hardly working in those tan lines, aim for 5+ hrs on the bike than 8 than 12+. You should be motoring well at that point and doing 150-200miles per week.

There is no...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-21-16, 12:19 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,347
Posted By jsigone
sounds like a marketing badge :lol:

sounds like a marketing badge :lol:
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-20-16, 09:43 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/20 Shop ride = legs feel like noodles ...

~7/20 Shop ride = legs feel like noodles

45.1mi
Distance

2:48:32
Moving Time

3,097ft
Elevation gain
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-20-16, 12:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 521
Posted By jsigone
and those 7speed wheels/hubs would be PITA to...

and those 7speed wheels/hubs would be PITA to replace. 8-10 speed has been using the same spaced hubs for 20 yrs. Decent $150ish turn key bike.

$400 is new bike country
Forum: Road Cycling 07-20-16, 11:02 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 4,501
Posted By jsigone
cuz its heavy..

cuz its heavy..
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-20-16, 10:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 436
Posted By jsigone
Depends how the wheels were built, most are by...

Depends how the wheels were built, most are by machine these days on complete bikes and have a set tolerance. If you buy a new bike, ask them to tru the wheels and check the spoke tension. This...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-19-16, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 436
Posted By jsigone
I wouldn't buy that CL bike, needs another 100...

I wouldn't buy that CL bike, needs another 100 bucks to get it rolling smooth plus what ever fit issues. Nor would I hang new parts on it.....

Take your $500 and get a new 350-400 bike from the...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-19-16, 08:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 667
Posted By jsigone
the inner demon we all face at some point. ...

the inner demon we all face at some point.

Switching things up, route, bike, speed, effort, games, groups ect ect

Only you can fix this.

Strava helps motivates some, works for me
Forum: Road Cycling 07-19-16, 08:20 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,637
Posted By jsigone
F8 with 3k enve wheel -> end thread

F8 with 3k enve wheel -> end thread
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-19-16, 03:00 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/19 working on my lunch tan 22.9mi ...

~7/19 working on my lunch tan

22.9mi
Distance

1:19:18
Moving Time

1,148ft
Elevation Gain
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-19-16, 02:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,035
Posted By jsigone
what kind of bike? size tires? fat tires, 12mph...

what kind of bike? size tires? fat tires, 12mph is pretty good
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-18-16, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By jsigone
not really, some people like to keep the...

not really, some people like to keep the steertube a wee bit longer so helps sell it in the future.

Also gives the user room to adjust the stem height as they get into better shape or want...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-18-16, 04:57 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/18 wind tunnel both ways :cry: 21.2mi ...

~7/18 wind tunnel both ways :cry:

21.2mi
Distance

1:13:28
Moving Time

955ft
Elevation Gain
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-18-16, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 417
Posted By jsigone
was the saddle brand new? pending brand, shape,...

was the saddle brand new? pending brand, shape, they time time/miles to break in. After a hundred miles on them it should feel allot better. If it doesn't, then its the wrong saddle shape for your...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-17-16, 11:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By jsigone
I'd take the paramount from that lot but the old...

I'd take the paramount from that lot but the old school 58 is likely too large. if the paramount fit better, it would need bar tape, maybe tires and a saddle (maybe) and for sure a shorter than 120mm...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-16-16, 11:22 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
Good read!! First time reading that one. METAL is...

Good read!! First time reading that one. METAL is hilarious!!
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-14-16, 03:33 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,908
Posted By jsigone
~7/14 lunch ride in the canyon 20.0mi ...

~7/14 lunch ride in the canyon

20.0mi
Distance

1:17:00
Moving Time

1,299ft
Elevation Gain
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