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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-21-16, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By tahoeeddie
i have the ultegra 6700 10sp shifters on the bike.

i have the ultegra 6700 10sp shifters on the bike.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-20-16, 10:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By tahoeeddie
ultegra 6800 FD for 10 speed?

is the ultegra 6800 front derailleur ok to use on 10 speed?
it seems like it shouldn't matter.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-26-15, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By tahoeeddie
with Cervelo, the BB is BBRight, so it's an...

with Cervelo, the BB is BBRight, so it's an asymmetric Press Fit.
there are no torque settings that i know of for that. But i had a bike shop install the BB for me.
i replaced the seat post b/c i...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-26-15, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By tahoeeddie
Need help diagnosing bike creaking.

I've been trying to chase down this creaking on my bike without success.
it seems like everything failed all at one time.

I currently have some creaking when i stand on the pedals and pedal....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-23-15, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By tahoeeddie
ramzilla, chainring bolts are my next step. ...

ramzilla,
chainring bolts are my next step.
i'm picking up a set from the shop tomorrow.
the ones that i have on there are definitely sorry looking.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-22-15, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By tahoeeddie
i have done as much as i can with the pedals. i...

i have done as much as i can with the pedals. i have put new grease in them, and also removed, cleaned the threads and re mounted them as well.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-22-15, 04:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By tahoeeddie
thanks everyone. so i guess my takeaway is that...

thanks everyone. so i guess my takeaway is that the chainring that i have for my 10 speed would work just fine if i changed to 11 speed. that would save a chunk of change.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-22-15, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By tahoeeddie
BB or crank creaking

I've been having this creaking problem from my cranks or BB for a while now.
while i originally had a seized BB Bearing that i thought was the problem, that has been fixed, and i still have this...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-20-15, 12:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By tahoeeddie
do i need to replace chainrings when moving from 10-11 speed?

I have been thinking about upgrading from 10 to 11 speed road.
Is it necessary to also change the chainrings to adjust for the difference in chain width?

thanks.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-17-15, 07:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 967
Posted By tahoeeddie
Ah, i see some of the confusion. so press-fit,...

Ah, i see some of the confusion.
so press-fit, i mean i have a BBRight, and the bearings are pressed into cups which are then pressed into the frame.
i'm not talking about greasing the bearings,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-17-15, 05:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 967
Posted By tahoeeddie
Grease or no grease on crank spindle?

I have heard differing opinions on this topic so i wanted to throw it out to the community to see what you think.

I have a press fit bottom bracket.
Do you grease the crank spindle or not, and...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-15, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By tahoeeddie
yikes. it sounds like a sit down in front of the...

yikes. it sounds like a sit down in front of the tv and get patient, eh? the cable itself comes out fine, it's just the housing that is stuck.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-15, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By tahoeeddie
Cale, thanks for the response. yeah, it's old in...

Cale, thanks for the response. yeah, it's old in there, that housing has been there for a while. and it's just jammed. i don't know what could have gotten it stuck.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-15, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By tahoeeddie
brake cable housing stuck in rear brake

Does anyone know how to remove cable housing from the brake itself?
my rear brake housing seems to be stuck in the brake (shimano ultegra 6700).

thanks.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-29-15, 03:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,529
Posted By tahoeeddie
The Rock n' Roll gold chain lube I good stuff it...

The Rock n' Roll gold chain lube I good stuff it is a once and done solution. no need to degrease first. about $21 on amazon for a 16 oz bottle. this should last you a while. and you can even just...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-29-15, 02:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 285
Posted By tahoeeddie
Creaky 3T Palladio Seatpost

I have a 3T palladio seat post that shipped with my 2012 Cervelo R3.
recently, I had a problem where the end cap split and I had to replace the whole core with a new difflock system.
as it turns...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-17-15, 03:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 449
Posted By tahoeeddie
PF30 removal tool recommendations

Does anyone know if there is a tool that allows for a smooth extraction of a press fit 30 bb?
what i mean by this, is one that you don't have to hammer it out?

it seems like the existing...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-03-14, 03:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,855
Posted By tahoeeddie
i hope that you have gotten this fixed... but...

i hope that you have gotten this fixed... but there are a couple of things that i thought i might mention, and maybe they might be helpful. from what i understand about bb30, they are pressed...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-14, 11:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,019
Posted By tahoeeddie
thanks everyone. it sounds like from the posts...

thanks everyone. it sounds like from the posts and additional reading that i've done the grinder or a dremel is really the only way to go to get consistent results. i tried the old cable inside the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-14, 12:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,019
Posted By tahoeeddie
cutting cable housing

I was replacing cables and housing today and discovered that when i cut the housing using a park tool cable cutter, it tended to mash the ends.

does anyone have any experience in how to cut the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-20-14, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By tahoeeddie
Thanks.i ended up just being able to slap the...

Thanks.i ended up just being able to slap the 11-28 on. some slight adjustment to the b-limit and it's all good to go.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-19-14, 10:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By tahoeeddie
add chain links when going from 25-28 cassette?

i have a road bike, 10 speed cassette 11-25 currently. and i'm thinking about putting in an 11-28. do you know if i need to add links to my chain?

it's a new chain (a couple of months), and the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-09-14, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By tahoeeddie
praxis chainrings?

anyone out there have any experience with praxis chainrings?
are they any better than other chainrings on the market, specifically with respect to shifting smoothness?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-08-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 244
Posted By tahoeeddie
chain ring / power meter compatibility (FSA / SRAM)

I have had a problem for a while with my chain dropping a lot.
I have a Quarq Elsa power meter that has SRAM powerglide compact chain rings on it.
i am using a shimano ultegra FD. and Shimano...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-21-13, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By tahoeeddie
I have had many problems with the powermeter...

I have had many problems with the powermeter magnet falling off. I first had the cable guide mount. the magnet came off within the first week.
i then used putty. it came off within two weeks. The...
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