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Forum: Road Cycling 07-10-11, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 249
Posted By iam7head
if reach is your problem get a better fit stem,...

if reach is your problem get a better fit stem, don't rotate the handle bar because it's messing with the geometry for your wrist

it's a trail and error, I have about 4-5 stem that sitting at home.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-06-11, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By iam7head
if the guy can't even get you some basic...

if the guy can't even get you some basic information I would totally skip it. if you can't even tell the degree and clamp/bar size then it's could be a total waste of time(just like being here : ) )
Forum: Road Cycling 07-06-11, 05:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 464
Posted By iam7head
I would get speedplay zero for the dual side...

I would get speedplay zero for the dual side entry.

<--rides in Los Angeles traffic, dodging city bus and soccer mom suv in Los angeles stop and go traffic requires a lot of attention. Not...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-06-11, 05:24 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,197
Posted By iam7head
sure and don't think they are anything cheap ...

sure and don't think they are anything cheap

Diving lessons and of course you'll need a rolex deepsea to take into the "deep blue"

: )
Forum: Road Cycling 07-06-11, 05:21 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,197
Posted By iam7head
weekend racing is expensive, I used to do alot of...

weekend racing is expensive, I used to do alot of track day. A set of grippy tires will cost you a new giant TCR advance every month.

not to mention getting into a wreck(which insurance will not...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-04-11, 12:18 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,364
Posted By iam7head
telfon wax oil from white lighting switched from...

telfon wax oil from white lighting switched from triflow, it does decent job of keeping the dirt off but it's quite noisy.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-29-11, 06:31 PM
Replies: 805
Views: 22,996
Posted By iam7head
you sure can, wet sanding afterward can yield a...

you sure can, wet sanding afterward can yield a decent finish for that budget. people does it on cars as well, i never get the part where they spent 20 dollar worth of paint and spent 50 hours...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-29-11, 06:25 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,368
Posted By iam7head
price was my concern before I wasted money for 2...

price was my concern before I wasted money for 2 other setup until realizing the zero is what i always needed. That might not be perfect for everyone but it's my holy grail for road pedal system.
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Forum: Road Cycling 06-29-11, 06:22 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,368
Posted By iam7head
depends on the type of shoes you have, if you...

depends on the type of shoes you have, if you have road shoe those crankbrother cleat is very very very slippery.

not so much of a problem if you have mt shoes but if you have hard sole road...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-29-11, 06:15 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,368
Posted By iam7head
use to run shimano's system before using...

use to run shimano's system before using speedplay, almost everyone I know tried it never gone back including myself.

I do quite a bit of city riding(dodging Los angeles traffic and soccer mom suv...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-29-11, 06:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 887
Posted By iam7head
still cheaper than a medical bill and new bike...

still cheaper than a medical bill and new bike due to a blow out, same theory on running uber expensive forged wheels and having 29 dollar taiwanese tire in the wrong size.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-18-11, 02:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 590
Posted By iam7head
at least they reply to your email when I...

at least they reply to your email

when I emailed them about my mount breaking right off my fork they didn't even bother to response back.

I had their wireless computer, what a pile of junk. ...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-14-11, 04:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 930
Posted By iam7head
Beside looking like a hipster wannabe there's...

Beside looking like a hipster wannabe there's nothing wrong.

well, given if your hand fits and all.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-11-11, 03:05 AM
Replies: 2,079
Views: 159,700
Posted By iam7head
-owning a bike and groupset that is way too fast...

-owning a bike and groupset that is way too fast for me

-having a old bike and old groupset

-secretly being very competitive when there's another rider on the road(usually I ride solo)

-more...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-11-11, 02:46 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,799
Posted By iam7head
Money no object? Carbon of course. but in...

Money no object? Carbon of course.

but in reality(at least for me) the advantage of cf over aluminum isn't that big of a jump.(another fat arse on carbon here)

If I crash my carbon TCR right...
Forum: Foo 05-17-11, 04:07 AM
Replies: 1,611
Views: 166,396
Posted By iam7head
added some more pictures

added some more pictures
Forum: Foo 04-11-11, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1,611
Views: 166,396
Posted By iam7head
197343 F1 quartz chrono, my second Tag...

197343

F1 quartz chrono, my second Tag Heuer. An underwhelming upgrade from my fleet of seiko's, now i am looking at the seamaster/speedmaster or perhaps the Tag Heuer carrera.

For about...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-06-11, 06:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,222
Posted By iam7head
I strap mine on my arm with an arm band carrier,...

I strap mine on my arm with an arm band carrier, works great.

usually on pandora if not just shuffling thru the library
Forum: Road Cycling 04-06-11, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,475
Posted By iam7head
Got my 05 1400 a year or so ago(ultegra 105 mix)...

Got my 05 1400 a year or so ago(ultegra 105 mix) for 450, couldnt be more happy
Forum: Road Cycling 03-31-11, 12:45 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 9,297
Posted By iam7head
experience of owning 2 pairs of oakley: ...

experience of owning 2 pairs of oakley:

first pair was a wireframe in bronze, the side rubber piece melts itself after a few year of very light usage, never sit under the sun all that much.
...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-24-11, 08:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 708
Posted By iam7head
no worth the potential danger use it on the...

no worth the potential danger

use it on the trainer
Forum: Road Cycling 03-23-11, 09:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,617
Posted By iam7head
I always put the fresh tires for the front wheel,...

I always put the fresh tires for the front wheel, which is the wheel you absolutely don't want to have a blow out on while you riding.

Staggered wheels with asymmetric and unidirectional tires...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-21-11, 08:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,058
Posted By iam7head
cheap and fit sounds like a good starting point,...

cheap and fit sounds like a good starting point, there's so many things going on at that age they might lose interest fast.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-16-11, 07:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,577
Posted By iam7head
I don't get it, if you like riding the Caad then...

I don't get it, if you like riding the Caad then get the Caad, don't try to find a cf frame that rides like a Caad.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-16-11, 06:43 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,940
Posted By iam7head
well good luck, I tried walking down to the bus...

well good luck, I tried walking down to the bus station after my front derailuer took a dump half way thru a century. It didn't take more than 15 minute walking on a carbon sole shoes with SP zero...
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