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Forum: Road Cycling 05-15-16, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By chil2makefun
Normally only your hipangle would change together...

Normally only your hipangle would change together with the way you hold your arms. Changing to a longer stem can cause you to sit more forward on your saddle though. So if you only changed your stem...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-14-16, 01:46 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,985
Posted By chil2makefun
If you want music but nothing in your ear you...

If you want music but nothing in your ear you could try the Aftershokz bone conduction headphones.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-23-16, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By chil2makefun
As a mather of fact, my current set-up has a...

As a mather of fact, my current set-up has a little over 3.5 inches of drop. I only came to the conclusion that I'd need their biggest size after I compared the geometry with my current set-up in the...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-20-16, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By chil2makefun
That's what I thought but I figured that there...

That's what I thought but I figured that there was a chance I was missing something because I need their biggest size.
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-17-16, 01:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By chil2makefun
Nobody?

Nobody?
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-14-16, 06:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 850
Posted By chil2makefun
Small sizes or just me?

Hey all,

Prety simple question. I'm getting a new frame and while looking at the geometry chart, I'd need the biggest size but I'm only 1m75 or 5'9".
So are these sizes fairly small compared to...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-12-16, 02:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By chil2makefun
Yep prety sure those numbers are correct. ...

Yep prety sure those numbers are correct.
Anyway, this is the geometry chart and I'm torn between the 52 en 54. My current set-up is stack: 534.5mm (so 2.5mm and 18.5mm differenece instead of the...
Forum: Fitting Your Bike 01-11-16, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 605
Posted By chil2makefun
Stack Or Reach?

Hey Folks,

I'm looking at getting a new frame and obviously I'd like to get the set-up as close to my current bike as possible.
The problem is I'm having a hard time choosing the right size. I'm...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-02-15, 12:47 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,749
Posted By chil2makefun
How reliable are dengfu/hongfu frames?

So I'm looking into getting an unpainted carbon frame to do a custom paintjob on.
Obviously I'm thinking of getting a frame from asia but I've also heard quite a few horror stories.
So my...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-08-15, 04:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 487
Posted By chil2makefun
As suggested above your saddle could be too high...

As suggested above your saddle could be too high or too far back but your cleats could also be too far forward or you might need cleat wedges. There are too many variables for us to troubleshoot your...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-21-15, 06:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By chil2makefun
My guess is they are guided in place by using a...

My guess is they are guided in place by using a magnet. Could be entirely wrong though.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-14-15, 03:44 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 36,232
Posted By chil2makefun
Crashed a few miles away from home, a very short...

Crashed a few miles away from home, a very short ride indeed.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-24-15, 10:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By chil2makefun
They still come in silver but the green is...

They still come in silver but the green is switched to black.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-24-15, 10:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,538
Posted By chil2makefun
In my case it took 3 months.

In my case it took 3 months.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-17-15, 10:23 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 15,021
Posted By chil2makefun
I kniw this thread is quite old but what the...

I kniw this thread is quite old but what the heck. I'm using one of these, it's quite small but I can get a spare tube, 2 co2 cartridges, 2 tire levers, a patch kit, a tyre boot and a missing link in...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-17-15, 05:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,057
Posted By chil2makefun
How about selle is also italian for saddle :p...

How about selle is also italian for saddle :p Doesn't that make more sense since the brand is called selle italia? :D
Forum: Road Cycling 01-14-15, 09:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,586
Posted By chil2makefun
He wasn't on a trainer, he was on rollers... Big...

He wasn't on a trainer, he was on rollers... Big difference.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-13-15, 10:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,113
Posted By chil2makefun
At the moment I'm running vittoria open corsa's...

At the moment I'm running vittoria open corsa's and while they're great tyres, they're really fragile. I flatted quite often already up to the point where I get quite nervous when I'm riding on less...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-15, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By chil2makefun
As an allround wheelset I'd definitely not go any...

As an allround wheelset I'd definitely not go any higher than the 404's. I think I'd even prefer the 303's.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 03:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
1: Heartrate depends on way more factors than...

1: Heartrate depends on way more factors than being overtrained or not. So you might just be in a very good form while your heartrate says otherwise.

2: Your references to other sports are...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 02:39 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
And on what will you base your hard intervals?...

And on what will you base your hard intervals? Heartrate? Cadance? Speed? These are al highly variable. Your heartrate may indicate that you're going to hard while your muscles aren't actually...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 02:19 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
And that's where you're wrong. For one a...

And that's where you're wrong. For one a powermeter can show you things you were actually doing wrong without you even noticing. Or as I said, some of us are a bit time crunched so we have to train...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 01:56 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
Did it ever occur to you that 'fun' is different...

Did it ever occur to you that 'fun' is different for everyone? Some like to analyse the data afterwards. Some like to see their improvements in fitness. And than there's also the group of people who...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 10:17 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
Are those first hand experiences or...?

Are those first hand experiences or...?
Forum: Road Cycling 01-08-15, 05:41 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,951
Posted By chil2makefun
One more thing though, if you go for the S...

One more thing though, if you go for the S version you will not be able to use cycling dynamics. But still not worth if for me :p
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