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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 09-12-13, 02:58 PM
Replies: 24,977
Views: 831,208
Posted By chiefDave
You are a 915 right? 948b here, last down range...

You are a 915 right? 948b here, last down range gig was USFI J6 in Bdad. Death by power point... Never had to brief The CG but did throw down w/ DCG once and the J6 daily. Way too much ass pain and I...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-12-13, 09:40 AM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
+1 the pink peddles are a nice touch IMHO ESP the...

+1 the pink peddles are a nice touch IMHO ESP the choice. Nice bikes man!
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 09-12-13, 09:03 AM
Replies: 24,977
Views: 831,208
Posted By chiefDave
Been there and that is so true. We used to call...

Been there and that is so true. We used to call it power point rangers as its all about the brief. I sure as hell don't miss that bs and am so glad to be retired.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-29-13, 01:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,133
Posted By chiefDave
337537 This is how I roll. Solid rotor q-ring....

337537
This is how I roll. Solid rotor q-ring. Stiffer then the regular model, and IMO, looks great with a black crank and PM Photo by photowolf.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-29-13, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1,906
Views: 290,904
Posted By chiefDave
337535 Driveway 15 Aug, OTF having fun. Lasted...

337535
Driveway 15 Aug, OTF having fun. Lasted 2 laps, then sat up and tucked back in the pointy end. Double wrapped white tape and hoods might be too much but I like it. Thanks!
Dave
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-13, 11:00 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,968
Posted By chiefDave
Super cool man!!! You are living large, enjoy the...

Super cool man!!! You are living large, enjoy the ride:)
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-13, 10:44 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,968
Posted By chiefDave
+1 Keep it up and make sure you get your AR and...

+1 Keep it up and make sure you get your AR and rest. Most of us amateurs go too hard on easy days. Maybe get your fiance a bike so you can ride together? Works great for my wife and I. Great job...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-13, 10:16 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,752
Posted By chiefDave
The OP is mostly solo, and does not race. A race...

The OP is mostly solo, and does not race. A race involves timing or competitors. If the OP only measure is speed, a tailwind or fresh legs would impact the measure of speed more than a new frame. It...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-13, 09:57 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,752
Posted By chiefDave
Thanks man!

Thanks man!
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 08:03 PM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
LBS sales rep/BG fit guru did ride the SW Roubaix...

LBS sales rep/BG fit guru did ride the SW Roubaix and the pro (or comp, not sure which one I rode) and told me the seat stays and forks where very similar. Earlier this year, I did see the new SW...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 07:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,752
Posted By chiefDave
Campy, very close set ups. R3 has higher HT by...

Campy,
very close set ups. R3 has higher HT by about 1 cm while both bikes are 56 w/ 100, 6 degree stems flipped and slamed. Same toupe saddles (SW on venge, pro on R3, both 130) same set back,...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 05:05 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,752
Posted By chiefDave
This. OP if you are not racing, it does not...

This.
OP if you are not racing, it does not matter. Test ride what you like and whatever feels best, and makes you happy, buy. Bring your own wheels so you are testing the frame, and not the OEM...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 04:32 PM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
I test rode a non-SW a few years ago, and it was...

I test rode a non-SW a few years ago, and it was super flexy IMO. For the thread, gets a HOT from me but not a bike I lust over like many, or most others in this thread. The new brakes look weird to...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 04:27 PM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
+1 love the bike but so many things make it a not...

+1 love the bike but so many things make it a not for this thread. Maybe the angle of the pic makes the stem look higher, don't know. Very cool bike, and I like it.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-13, 08:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,643
Posted By chiefDave
CG on your cat 2 upgrade! I have about 10...

CG on your cat 2 upgrade!

I have about 10 months and 4k on my Riken and it has been flawless. It needed a new battery at about 3k but I had a low battery warning on my edge 500 and got through...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 08-22-13, 07:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,057
Posted By chiefDave
I got it a few weeks ago before the 4/5 filled...

I got it a few weeks ago before the 4/5 filled up. Very excited about CotA and that place has some other really cool events coming up like Dave Chapel (bet we'll have Sam Jackson beer) and Iron...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 08-22-13, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2,848
Views: 116,604
Posted By chiefDave
Welcome home brother and thanks for your service!...

Welcome home brother and thanks for your service!

Nice race for both you and your son. Enjoy that Family time as you earned it.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-21-13, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By chiefDave
Lol yea thanks man! I should not post by phone as...

Lol yea thanks man! I should not post by phone as I'm getting old and the numbers keep shrinking.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-21-13, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By chiefDave
Crack? Sorry love the avatar! Dave S rules! ...

Crack? Sorry love the avatar! Dave S rules!

op test rode an S2 bought the R3. I do not like the 2013 paint. Fit should be the same for your test ride but maybe bring your own wheels so OEM wheels...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-20-13, 08:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 810
Posted By chiefDave
+1 and have fun! Good luck.

+1 and have fun! Good luck.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-20-13, 07:59 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,541
Posted By chiefDave
Chief Warrant Officer Four here, and seems like I...

Chief Warrant Officer Four here, and seems like I spent an entire career in Iraq, from Dessert Shield/Storm, OIF 1, 3, 10-11, OND. My best buddy this rotation was the J6 SGM and we still grab Texas...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-19-13, 09:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,541
Posted By chiefDave
Shipmate! Just retired last year from US Army,...

Shipmate!
Just retired last year from US Army, 24 years. Last combat tour was all joint, USF-I, 4* combative command. 'Flew' a Network Operations Center and my boss was a USN Capt, awesome guy!
...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-19-13, 08:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,848
Posted By chiefDave
Yes! Same here, bring it and its there in case I...

Yes! Same here, bring it and its there in case I need it. If I am going over 2 hours, I will start to eat at 1.5 hours, and continue through ride. When doing intervals, and shorter rides under 2...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-19-13, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
+1 love the blue and white, very classy!

+1 love the blue and white, very classy!
Forum: Road Cycling 08-19-13, 08:48 PM
Replies: 22,982
Views: 3,790,468
Posted By chiefDave
so HOT!!! Disclaimer: Biased sworks venge...

so HOT!!!
Disclaimer: Biased sworks venge project black owner, RED, and just went to double wrap white bar tape. Very hot!!!
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