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Forum: Road Cycling 06-15-16, 03:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,810
Posted By telebianchi
So if I am understanding, your B17 group is...

So if I am understanding, your B17 group is expecting a speed of 17 mph on flats. Is that correct? I ask because that is not very fast for a paceline on flat ground and assuming no headwind. It's not...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-21-16, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By telebianchi
If you were to use your 200 for the basic cycling...

If you were to use your 200 for the basic cycling stats (distance, time, speed) and then a gps watch for HR, etc. you will not have any way to sync up the two resulting workout files. For good...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-20-16, 07:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,042
Posted By telebianchi
When I put Conti GP4000s 700x25 on my Bontrager...

When I put Conti GP4000s 700x25 on my Bontrager TLR wheels (wider 23mm/17.5mm width), they measure out to 28 mm compared to the Bontrager R3s measuring an actual 25mm. I can see the difference when...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-15-16, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By telebianchi
Thanks for the info. I think the seatpost...

Thanks for the info.

I think the seatpost and FD clamp are the same size; if not easy enough to pick up on the used market. I knew about the headset type difference and cables I would chalk up to...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-13-16, 08:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,531
Posted By telebianchi
A friend just bought one. I think he's bringing...

A friend just bought one. I think he's bringing it to Saturday's ride. Might try to get a quick spin on it. I'm sure this setup makes sense for some people but I think I'd rather get something like...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-11-16, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By telebianchi
Thinking of rebuilding 26FS on a hardtail frame

I have a 2010 Giant Trance X4 full suspension (http://www.bikepedia.com/QuickBike/BikeSpecs.aspx?year=2010&brand=Giant&model=Trance+X4) that I bought in 2011. I am just a hobbyist when it comes to...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-01-15, 07:41 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,605
Posted By telebianchi
If it's really hot or if I'm doing a hard ride...

If it's really hot or if I'm doing a hard ride trying to hit certain goals, then I won't drink mid-ride.

But on a more casual ride?
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Forum: Cyclocross Racing 07-14-15, 01:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,259
Posted By telebianchi
I prefer to watch dismounts over barriers. Bunny...

I prefer to watch dismounts over barriers. Bunny hops are cool but when I think CX I think dismounts.

But....

.... it's up to the course designers to deal with that. I've seen courses with a...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-07-15, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,677
Posted By telebianchi
Remember also that the Boone and Diverge are not...

Remember also that the Boone and Diverge are not designed for the same use -- although I completely understand why they would get shopped against each other. The Boone is a CX race bike. The...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-04-15, 12:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,519
Posted By telebianchi
The new wheel was in the shop in two days. I just...

The new wheel was in the shop in two days. I just picked it up this morning. And not only was it a quick, painless, no-questions-asked warranty claim, but they upgraded me to the Bontrager Race X...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-30-15, 06:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,519
Posted By telebianchi
Thanks for the comments. The Bontrager Race...

Thanks for the comments.

The Bontrager Race has 24 spokes on the rear and no rider weight limit (Race TLR - | Bontrager (http://www.bontrager.com/model/11063)). I'm no lightweight but, as tedder...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-28-15, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,519
Posted By telebianchi
Answer #1...

Answer #1 (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) : That's not a polite thing to ask a girl.

Answer #2...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-27-15, 09:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,519
Posted By telebianchi
How many licks to the center of a Bontrager Race rim?

Or, actually, who many miles until you pull a spoke through the rim.

Answer: 5765.3 miles.

The wheel is on the rear of my 2014 Domane that I bought in October 2013.
About a month ago the...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-15-15, 06:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,069
Posted By telebianchi
I never have bought one although I have fourteen...

I never have bought one although I have fourteen Bike MS jerseys (one event and one team for seven years running) that I've gotten for hitting various fundraising levels.

A lot of events are...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-15-15, 06:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,384
Posted By telebianchi
My understanding is that this was not Garmin...

My understanding is that this was not Garmin stopping the plug-in from working but the browsers stopping support of some of the technology used by the plug-in. From Garmin help:

The Garmin...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-03-15, 06:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,391
Posted By telebianchi
Welcome to the club.

Welcome to the club.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-18-15, 08:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,715
Posted By telebianchi
Well that's a little freaky. :beer:

Well that's a little freaky. :beer:
Forum: Road Cycling 03-18-15, 07:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,715
Posted By telebianchi
I did ten rides of 100+ miles last year including...

I did ten rides of 100+ miles last year including a 130 miler on dirt/gravel canal towpath and a 192 miler across Alaska. For the late winter century I had Specialized BG knickers. The other nine...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-23-15, 12:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,111
Posted By telebianchi
Last summer in Alaska I had a big ol' dragon fly...

Last summer in Alaska I had a big ol' dragon fly get caught in my helmet. It went in right at the bottom of a downhill which immediately went into a climb with a narrow shoulder and traffic so I...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-09-15, 03:04 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,196
Posted By telebianchi
Only a couple of round-a-bouts that I ride...

Only a couple of round-a-bouts that I ride through normally but won't be surprised when more pop up.

One of them has very little traffic and is no big deal. That one can turn into 20 cyclists...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-05-15, 03:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,378
Posted By telebianchi
I don't think switching out bottle cages really...

I don't think switching out bottle cages really counts since most bikes don't come with them unless the LBS throws some in to be nice.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-02-15, 07:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,678
Posted By telebianchi
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Forum: Road Cycling 12-29-14, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 628
Posted By telebianchi
Just curious what temps and conditions you are...

Just curious what temps and conditions you are riding in. I've ridden into the low 20s and hiked into low/mid teens. Never had a problem pulling a hand out of a glove for a few minutes to catch a...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-27-14, 11:04 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 46,561
Posted By telebianchi
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Forum: Road Cycling 12-22-14, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 822
Posted By telebianchi
Ride for a stretch with no hands and see which...

Ride for a stretch with no hands and see which direction you turn. If you turn to the right, then you know that the left side color is the faster one. To the left, then the right side color is...
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