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Forum: Road Cycling 03-25-15, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By Smokinbbl
I had a pretty good wheel set on my Super six,...

I had a pretty good wheel set on my Super six, S240 hubs, DT Swiss Comp double butted spokes with Stans Alpha 340 hoops. They are light, I think around 1340 grams. I ran them tubeless. Two weeks...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-22-15, 08:35 AM
Replies: 15,804
Views: 2,520,580
Posted By Smokinbbl
I have a set of those, I have used them the last...

I have a set of those, I have used them the last 3 years during the winters in Okinawa, and now Italy. They are amazing, and used all over the UK. They have held up great for me except the little...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-22-15, 01:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,846
Posted By Smokinbbl
I have Stans Alpha 340 with Schwalbe one in size...

I have Stans Alpha 340 with Schwalbe one in size 23 w/Stans sealant. I run it 70/75 and I am 155. So far, I have had no problems.
Forum: Road Cycling 02-20-14, 03:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,409
Posted By Smokinbbl
left hand holding the pony tail, right hand in a...

left hand holding the pony tail, right hand in a circular motion above head!
Forum: Road Cycling 01-01-14, 05:45 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,044
Posted By Smokinbbl
I am moving to Aviano Italy in June...gonna live...

I am moving to Aviano Italy in June...gonna live there for at least 4 years! can not wait, one of the only perks for being U.S.A.F right now!
Forum: Road Cycling 12-31-13, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2,835
Views: 457,032
Posted By Smokinbbl
Thanks for the reply!, - I agree with you on...

Thanks for the reply!,

- I agree with you on the seat post. I was a little disappointed when I opened the package when it came in the mail, but I wanted to match the stem and bars, so thats whats...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-30-13, 02:21 AM
Replies: 2,835
Views: 457,032
Posted By Smokinbbl
Bianchi10, I have always loved your bike,...

Bianchi10,

I have always loved your bike, and have valued your opinion in the hot or not thread. Could you tell me what you think of mine. Be honest, I have thick skin.
...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-28-13, 05:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 796
Posted By Smokinbbl
I feel the same way about the podcast bro. I...

I feel the same way about the podcast bro. I will have to check that podcast out. I also like the Pack filler. its funny!

I highly recommend the Cyclo90 HIT program. make sure you get the core...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-27-13, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 796
Posted By Smokinbbl
I started using Cyclo90 last week. week one of...

I started using Cyclo90 last week. week one of training, and I must say it is kicking my ass. It is well worth the money I spent. Cyclo90 is perfect for newer riders, it is a training plan to get...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-24-13, 11:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,429
Posted By Smokinbbl
Let me know if the calibration is good on it. If...

Let me know if the calibration is good on it. If its crap, I'll stop using it!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-24-13, 07:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,429
Posted By Smokinbbl
http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-PITTSBURGH-PRO-1-4-DRI...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-PITTSBURGH-PRO-1-4-DRIVE-CLICK-STOP-TORQUE-WRENCH-WITH-HARD-CASE-/231075415519?pt=US_Hand_Tools&hash=item35cd2b05df

may not be the best, but it gets the job done.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-24-13, 06:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,429
Posted By Smokinbbl
I just ordered a 0-200 inch lb with 1/4 inch...

I just ordered a 0-200 inch lb with 1/4 inch drive from ebay. I think it cost $25
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 06:42 PM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,677,517
Posted By Smokinbbl
Thanks, I agree on the deep cargo wheels, but I...

Thanks, I agree on the deep cargo wheels, but I am moving to Aviano Italy in the spring, and I wanted a light set of climbing wheels!

As far as the wight, I don't have a scale, I used a bathroom...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By Smokinbbl
Try this.. http://cyclo-core.com/CYCLO90/ ...

Try this.. http://cyclo-core.com/CYCLO90/

Its kinda expensive, but you can use it over and over each off season. Its designed to bring you back to the basic's each year to make you a stronger...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 05:29 PM
Replies: 22,924
Views: 3,677,517
Posted By Smokinbbl
One year old, Just finished with al 3T stealth...

One year old, Just finished with al 3T stealth Stem, Bars, and seat post. Wheels are hand built S240 hubs, stans no tubes 340, and DT double butted spokes. 15.6lbs
...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 07:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
Thank you!, I think our shifters are very close...

Thank you!, I think our shifters are very close to the same hight. I think if you move your shifters up more, they will look funny. Why don't you give your body some rest, then try riding your...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 06:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
I get a slight burn when I am in the drops, but...

I get a slight burn when I am in the drops, but its just my hammies stretching to far. I am not very flexible.

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d22/PEMBERTON325/DSCN1112_zpsc782e0c7.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 06:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
no problem, I went through something similar,...

no problem, I went through something similar, except I felt like I was reaching to far. changed my stem, and moved my seat, and finally got it dialed in. good luck, and keep me posted and let me...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 06:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
one more question, do you feel this burn when...

one more question, do you feel this burn when your riding on the hoods, or in the drops. If you feel it when riding on the hoods, does it get worse if you go to the drops? and if you only feel it in...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 06:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
change to the shorter stem, and continue with the...

change to the shorter stem, and continue with the program. Your problems will go away... If not, then there is a bigger issue. But you said it yourself, the problem didn't start till you changed...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 05:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
The new bars may have a shorter reach, but thats...

The new bars may have a shorter reach, but thats only if you put the shifter as far out on the bend as possible. The way you have the bars set up ( and your set up looks great ), the new bars have a...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 03:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
if its hamstring, then you are bent to far over. ...

if its hamstring, then you are bent to far over. Do you have your stem flipped? you could flip it back up to put you into more of an upright position. If you are getting a burn in your hamstrings,...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-24-13, 03:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 932
Posted By Smokinbbl
I would say you are getting the burn from both. ...

I would say you are getting the burn from both. Is the burn in the front (quads), or the back (hamstrings)? If its in the hamstrings, then it could be that your are bent over more than you are use...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-16-13, 03:11 AM
Replies: 1,101
Views: 169,785
Posted By Smokinbbl
Thank you for the tips!

Thank you for the tips!
Forum: Road Cycling 12-16-13, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1,101
Views: 169,785
Posted By Smokinbbl
Thank you for the tips, I have the bar mount from...

Thank you for the tips, I have the bar mount from GoPro, I think I will use it but tether the GoPro to the bar until I can get the K-edge.

On the next nice sunny day, I will get some nice video's...
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