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Forum: Road Cycling 12-17-12, 04:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,776
Posted By rydaddy
Or, maybe, physics has defied you.

Or, maybe, physics has defied you.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-13-12, 04:48 PM
Replies: 812
Views: 39,954
Posted By rydaddy
Snot rockets are a necessary evil in certain...

Snot rockets are a necessary evil in certain situations. Unless it's landing on you, HTFU.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-13-12, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By rydaddy
I charge $40/wheel for labor but I only do this...

I charge $40/wheel for labor but I only do this on the side (as opposed to making a living on wheel building). Many pro wheel builders will charge more. Your best bet is to build a complete new...
Forum: Road Cycling 12-12-12, 07:54 PM
Replies: 812
Views: 39,954
Posted By rydaddy
"Brifters" "Deep dish" Inflating to the...

"Brifters"

"Deep dish"

Inflating to the max psi...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-21-12, 12:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 367
Posted By rydaddy
I wouldn't leave them alone. I use the handle of...

I wouldn't leave them alone. I use the handle of a cone wrench to set the spoke line. Place it through the triangle created by the 2 crossing spokes and twist toward the hub. It's easier on the...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-21-12, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 590
Posted By rydaddy
+1 for Lake. I use 47 wides. I'm convinced...

+1 for Lake. I use 47 wides.

I'm convinced SIDI does not make a shoe that fits me.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 11-18-12, 05:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 991
Posted By rydaddy
If you can find a 45t chainring that fits your...

If you can find a 45t chainring that fits your crank you should be good to go. Salsa sells some that are not ramped and pinned but they still shift fine.

A 45/12 combo should keep you legal but...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-08-12, 10:51 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 10,108
Posted By rydaddy
your opinion

your opinion
Forum: Road Cycling 11-07-12, 03:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,074
Posted By rydaddy
I am type 1 diabetic. It takes trial and error...

I am type 1 diabetic. It takes trial and error to figure out how to manage glucose levels while exercising. It's too difficult to say what she should do prior to and during a ride. This is a very...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-28-12, 09:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 717
Posted By rydaddy
It could be the pedals. It's surely not the...

It could be the pedals. It's surely not the cranks. Unless they were not installed properly...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-12, 02:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,238
Posted By rydaddy
Chris King hubs are the same...

Chris King hubs are the same...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-12, 11:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 730
Posted By rydaddy
UC Davis? I can help. But 300 is a stretch...

UC Davis?

I can help. But 300 is a stretch if you are looking to start racing. PM me...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-12, 10:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By rydaddy
Tighten and loosen if you are truing. ...

Tighten and loosen if you are truing.

Tighten or loosen if you are dishing.

I prefer to err on the side of tightening for a dished wheel. Assuminig I have not exceeded the max tension of the...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-12, 09:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By rydaddy
Yes. Without all the details... I say tighten...

Yes. Without all the details... I say tighten the drive side a little more...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-20-12, 11:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,769
Posted By rydaddy
I wave . Perhaps it is due to these silly...

I wave . Perhaps it is due to these silly polls...

Or not.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-20-12, 12:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 647
Posted By rydaddy
Only if it stops being fun.

Only if it stops being fun.
Forum: Northern California 08-17-12, 01:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By rydaddy
:thumb:

:thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling 08-16-12, 11:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 913
Posted By rydaddy
Don't over think it. Buy what you can afford. I...

Don't over think it. Buy what you can afford. I use alloy bars because they are cheaper and pretty much the same weight. Either way, I would not worry about sudden failure...
Forum: Northern California 08-16-12, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By rydaddy
Meh. I looked at this website and found almost...

Meh. I looked at this website and found almost nothing but MUPs.

OP - We don't have many mountain bikers here on this forum (check out the norcal mtbr forum!). I haven't done a lot of mtb riding...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-14-12, 10:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,886
Posted By rydaddy
Another vote for the walmart cheapies. I've...

Another vote for the walmart cheapies. I've never pinched from the 12g cartridges due to low inflation... and I'm @185 lbs.

This one has been awesome...
Forum: Northern California 05-23-12, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By rydaddy
+1

+1
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-20-12, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12,012
Views: 592,134
Posted By rydaddy
Modesto Crit - P123. Lots of local pros in the...

Modesto Crit - P123. Lots of local pros in the race. 3's picked separately. I hung on for 50 of 60 minutes. Got dropped and went solo for 4 laps. Finished 3rd in the 3's. All the rest did not...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-17-12, 10:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,133
Posted By rydaddy
Totally agree. And after you inflate with...

Totally agree. And after you inflate with tubeless tires the spokes lose a LOT tension. I'm waiting for a stronger rim from Stans before I build road tubeless again...
Forum: Road Cycling 04-17-12, 10:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By rydaddy
You need to flip it.

You need to flip it.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-10-12, 08:35 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 14,462
Posted By rydaddy
+1 And add to the list... machine-built...

+1

And add to the list... machine-built wheels. :eek:
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