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Forum: Road Cycling 05-26-16, 03:51 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,720
Posted By Psimet2001
....and yet people still screw it up. I...

....and yet people still screw it up.

I glue hundreds a year. Have a whole racking system dedicated to the tires and wheels throughout the process. I sell so many tubulars it makes your head...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-23-16, 09:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 937
Posted By Psimet2001
I have had years where I tracked everyone down...

I have had years where I tracked everyone down then some never even cash the check. I have had years where everyone who left then told me to keep the payouts.

Just thinking about it today because...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-23-16, 09:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 937
Posted By Psimet2001
Payouts

I posted this over on Facebook but I thought I'd jump in here to see what opinions were like

If you want to pay out and you consciously decided not to stick around and collect it and you didn't...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-03-16, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 961
Posted By Psimet2001
+1

+1
Forum: Road Cycling 05-03-16, 05:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By Psimet2001
I was thinking the same thing. Had to click and...

I was thinking the same thing. Had to click and read just because of the title and was expecting to get to lay some smack down...but yeah....

Run what ya brung. It doesn't matter.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-03-16, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By Psimet2001
7800 is one of the best groups ever made. Period.

7800 is one of the best groups ever made. Period.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-25-16, 06:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 460
Posted By Psimet2001
BTW - the only shape that I find that affects...

BTW - the only shape that I find that affects handling is when they are flat shaped.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-25-16, 06:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By Psimet2001
They're fine.

They're fine.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-25-16, 06:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 460
Posted By Psimet2001
Op - yours were round when you started using...

Op - yours were round when you started using them. Then they got a "flat" spot in the center that will continue to grow as you use them.

...and red is the fastest. Always.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-25-16, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By Psimet2001
A pretty normal one actually. Happens. ...

A pretty normal one actually. Happens.


Indeed.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 384
Posted By Psimet2001
Clement LGG CLinchers.

Clement LGG CLinchers.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 524
Posted By Psimet2001
7800 is one of the best mechanical groups that...

7800 is one of the best mechanical groups that has ever been placed on a bicycle.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 12:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By Psimet2001
I'm sooooo doing this for now on. Not because I...

I'm sooooo doing this for now on. Not because I need help cleaning out the bolt heads but I simply just love melting wax....I mean I DO twist nipples all day

(building wheels you pervs).
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 10:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By Psimet2001
HAHAHAHA.......aaaaaaa......yeah. That's...

HAHAHAHA.......aaaaaaa......yeah.
That's supposed to be a minimum and yes with modern chains it should be more than 1x a year if you are riding a decent amount....Alas I am not. :(
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 10:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 848
Posted By Psimet2001
Welcome to building wheels in the modern era....

Welcome to building wheels in the modern era. Boiled linseed oil belongs with the single walled 36 spokes wheels of the past.

Quick run through and you don't need to build to that high of a...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By Psimet2001
Annually: Replace cleats Replace chain ...

Annually:

Replace cleats
Replace chain
Replace cables and housings
Replace bar tape
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-19-16, 05:10 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,518
Posted By Psimet2001
+1 - I think everyone tries their best to.

+1 - I think everyone tries their best to.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-19-16, 05:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,518
Posted By Psimet2001
^ This. It sucks but they changed the rule for...

^ This. It sucks but they changed the rule for upgrade from a 5->4 to be 10 "COMPLETED" races. Not just starts. Means we have to listen to endless "you have me listed as DNF but I'm pretty sure I...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-18-16, 10:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By Psimet2001
Lost me a few seconds in: Californians applying...

Lost me a few seconds in: Californians applying embro. Whatever.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-16-16, 05:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,318
Posted By Psimet2001
Considering the front end of the wheel factory is...

Considering the front end of the wheel factory is a shop - daily.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-16-16, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By Psimet2001
Green are alloy not brass. Always build...

Green are alloy not brass.

Always build with brass.

Black brass are fine but silver actually look fabulous with just about everything. They are wheelbuilding's little black dress...the silver...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-15-16, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 800
Posted By Psimet2001
^- this....and I sell wheels for a living. ...

^- this....and I sell wheels for a living.

If you want an answer to 38 or 50 - 50. You're in Florida and you are looking for aero. There is nothing to climb. 50.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-15-16, 09:13 AM
Replies: 337
Views: 10,270
Posted By Psimet2001
...because there is a complete disconnect in...

...because there is a complete disconnect in people's brains when it comes to this stuff. If it's illegal for use in UCI competition then the OEM's feel compelled by pressure from consumers to...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-15-16, 08:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 807
Posted By Psimet2001
4:15...there's a warm up and cool down in there. ...

4:15...there's a warm up and cool down in there. :rolleyes:

It's FINALLY in the 60's here. I think I've gotten like 10 miles in this week. :eek:
Forum: Road Cycling 04-15-16, 08:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,217
Posted By Psimet2001
The entire industry's general approach towards...

The entire industry's general approach towards bicycles for women:

"Not a real thing so don't really change anything. Just shrink it and pink it."

It's disgusting, sexist, etc but it is what...
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