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Forum: Road Cycling 03-29-07, 12:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,428
Posted By slantrock
Were those data (including the el. profile) all...

Were those data (including the el. profile) all generated by your bike-mounted GPS? What model do you have? That's good stuff.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-29-07, 11:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,112
Posted By slantrock
You can buy a stem-mounting bracket directly from...

You can buy a stem-mounting bracket directly from CatEye for like 12 bucks.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-29-07, 11:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,428
Posted By slantrock
Sounds like a sweet ride you did. Once you got...

Sounds like a sweet ride you did. Once you got your rear brake in order what speed were you holding on the climb? The descent?
Forum: Northeast 12-19-06, 04:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By slantrock
North Central NJ Rides

I will be in North Central New Jersey (Morristown area) for a week for the holidays. I'm fairly familiar with the region, but I have not been back since I took up cycling. Can anyone recommend some...
Forum: Northeast 12-15-06, 03:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,811
Posted By slantrock
How good is the trail after the T? Is it like...

How good is the trail after the T? Is it like the Rock Creek trail south of Conn. Ave.? That one's horrible for bikes.
Forum: Northeast 12-15-06, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8,048
Views: 425,554
Posted By slantrock
Charlie, How are the roads on that 24-mile...

Charlie,

How are the roads on that 24-mile loop you do? It looks pretty rural east of the Baltimore-Washington Tpk. Is it a good ride for hammering, or is there too much traffic?
Forum: Northeast 12-15-06, 02:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,811
Posted By slantrock
Where is the northern end of Rock Creek? ...

Where is the northern end of Rock Creek?

I've ridden from Dupont Circle north to Garret Park where Beach Drive Ts with some major road. Can you go beyond that?
Forum: Northeast 12-15-06, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8,048
Views: 425,554
Posted By slantrock
I live in DC but want to get out to Beltsville...

I live in DC but want to get out to Beltsville Ag. station for a ride. Can someone tell me a good loop to do out there and how to access the place. I know nothing about it. Maps would be good,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-14-06, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,259
Posted By slantrock
I had the same problem a few months ago. I took...

I had the same problem a few months ago. I took my bike to several places, and they all said the cassette wobble was due to the crappy hubs on my crappy wheels. I was riding stock Ritchies that had...
Forum: Northeast 12-14-06, 04:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,811
Posted By slantrock
What do you consider "the bottom"? Rock Creek...

What do you consider "the bottom"? Rock Creek Parkway ends and Beach Drive begins at the Connecticut Avenue Bridge. I find the whole of Beach Drive to be comortable riding, but I would never on...
Forum: Northeast 12-14-06, 02:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,811
Posted By slantrock
What's the latest with regard to a century on New...

What's the latest with regard to a century on New Year's Day? Are people motivated or what? I'm down.

Also, my favorite way to get to MacArthur is to head north on Beach Drive through Rock...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-14-06, 10:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 767
Posted By slantrock
"If you're switching to a double crank, you'll...

"If you're switching to a double crank, you'll probably need to get the appropriate bottom bracket.
Shimano 105 double crank (5500) uses a 109.5mm Octalink bottom bracket, whereas the triple crank...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-14-06, 08:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 767
Posted By slantrock
I am also thinking about replacing my triple with...

I am also thinking about replacing my triple with a double, and I've heard that, in addition to a new BB, I'll also need new shifters. Is this true?

Thanks,
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