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Forum: Road Cycling 03-21-12, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,400
Posted By clx1
To have made this comment you clearly know...

To have made this comment you clearly know nothing about Campagnolo.
Forum: Road Cycling 10-02-11, 01:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 610
Posted By clx1
Shiny Bikes, certainly for Campagnolo, almost...

Shiny Bikes, certainly for Campagnolo, almost trade prices.
Forum: Road Cycling 09-24-11, 11:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,214
Posted By clx1
So that they don't detach from the rim when you...

So that they don't detach from the rim when you are going down a hill at 40+mph!
Forum: Road Cycling 09-13-11, 11:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,497
Posted By clx1
+1 This is exactly my experience!

+1 This is exactly my experience!
Forum: Road Cycling 09-04-11, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By clx1
Can't comment on the Dolan but the 1500...

Can't comment on the Dolan but the 1500 difference you mention is nothing to do with spec. or frame quality, it's simply that you are paying for the big name brands. Just total up the component cost...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-07-11, 01:06 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 5,054
Posted By clx1
I have a $9,000, a a $7,000 and a $6,000 bike. I...

I have a $9,000, a a $7,000 and a $6,000 bike. I ride minimum 10,000 miles a year and I'm not rich. Bikes are what I like to spend my money on. So my answer to the original poster is no, it's not...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-01-11, 03:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,628
Posted By clx1
I have them on two bikes, highly recommended for...

I have them on two bikes, highly recommended for comfort and performance.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-30-11, 01:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 593
Posted By clx1
Bib shorts and nothing should ever be worn...

Bib shorts and nothing should ever be worn underneath them.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-27-11, 02:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,780
Posted By clx1
Proper Road cyclists wear Bibs, end of!

Proper Road cyclists wear Bibs, end of!
Forum: Road Cycling 07-24-11, 03:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 935
Posted By clx1
Two Camel Podiums which I bin for new ones every...

Two Camel Podiums which I bin for new ones every three months.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-22-11, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,487
Posted By clx1
I have Fizik carbon railed saddles on two bikes...

I have Fizik carbon railed saddles on two bikes both of which have covered many thousands of miles. Something was clearly wrong with the saddle/clamp/fixing arrangement in the OP example.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-21-11, 04:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,212
Posted By clx1
"the same basic style has been in use for...

"the same basic style has been in use for decades"

Perhaps this is the answer to your question, no further progression is required.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-20-11, 02:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,818
Posted By clx1
Smallest seat pack possible, Fizik look...

Smallest seat pack possible, Fizik look reasonably stylish, other than bottle cages nothing else on my bike.
Co2 Unit, cartridges, tyre levers and multitool in seat pack. Tube, phone, food, cash and...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-16-11, 04:01 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,817
Posted By clx1
I retired early at 55, am a keen cyclist, have...

I retired early at 55, am a keen cyclist, have four bikes and am pretty friendly with the guys at my LBS. They opened a high end "Road Only" boutique style bike shop in a nearby town. Shop sells...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-12-11, 03:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,717
Posted By clx1
Completely different tyres that can't be...

Completely different tyres that can't be compared, clear description of the two on Continentals website.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 07-11-11, 03:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,890
Posted By clx1
You can buy door openers that are smaller than a...

You can buy door openers that are smaller than a matchbox and weigh next to nothing, I have one and I've accidentally put it in the washing machine a couple of times and it still works fine.
If the...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-28-11, 03:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,751
Posted By clx1
[QUOTE=rousseau;12849015]Eh? England isn't in...

[QUOTE=rousseau;12849015]Eh? England isn't in Europe!

England is a full member of the European Union and is geographically and always has been part of the continent of Europe.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-27-11, 05:11 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,751
Posted By clx1
I'm in Europe and always carry two bottles, you...

I'm in Europe and always carry two bottles, you can't possibly generalise about a topic like this.

On a completely seperate subject and I'm going to generalise here, Triple chainsets have all but...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-21-11, 01:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 979
Posted By clx1
When I first got into Road cycling a couple of...

When I first got into Road cycling a couple of years ago I bought a lot of stuff without doing any research or looking at any forums and wasted a fair bit of money, I put that down to a learnng curve...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-19-11, 04:08 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,858
Posted By clx1
You must be one of those who haven't ridden a...

You must be one of those who haven't ridden a good set of wheels or you wouldn't talk such crap.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-02-11, 12:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 527
Posted By clx1
I have experienced the same problem so now I...

I have experienced the same problem so now I carry my spare tube in my jersey pocket. I use Continental lightweight tubes which hardly take up any room at all in a pocket.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-31-11, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,186
Posted By clx1
I would concentrate less on the groupset and...

I would concentrate less on the groupset and think about the frame and the wheels, these are much more important than the groupset.
A lot of people speak very highly of Planet X, personally I don't...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-27-11, 03:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,050
Posted By clx1
203696 Colnago CLX Record Groupset ...

203696


Colnago CLX
Record Groupset
Zipp 101/303 Wheelsets
FSA Bars and Stem
Fizik Arione CX saddle
Forum: Road Cycling 05-27-11, 03:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,238
Posted By clx1
The problem with triple chain sets are that many...

The problem with triple chain sets are that many of the gears have the same ratios, there are many gears that you don’t need or use with a triple and there is extra weight involved.
You have an...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-26-11, 11:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,215
Posted By clx1
PDedes, What is your evidence that Zipp hubs...

PDedes, What is your evidence that Zipp hubs suck(or was it just an ignorant comment)? I have two pairs of Zipp wheels with a combined 15000 miles on them and they have never caused me a problem
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