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Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-19-14, 03:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,687
Posted By p1eman
I've had a 1000 for a few months now. The wifi...

I've had a 1000 for a few months now. The wifi was rubbish so I stopped using it. But with the bluetooth phone connection, I don't need to. I've had no sensor dropouts but I have had to manually...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-14, 02:03 AM
Replies: 552
Views: 186,032
Posted By p1eman
http://i21.photobucket.com/albums/b258/SimonTuck/M...

http://i21.photobucket.com/albums/b258/SimonTuck/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zpse9257884.jpg (http://s21.photobucket.com/user/SimonTuck/media/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zpse9257884.jpg.html)
my 2014 base...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 03-06-14, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,219
Posted By p1eman
I've applied to volunteer as a marshall. Without...

I've applied to volunteer as a marshall. Without support they can't run it! Helps me too, I don't have to decide whether to go watch or where from, just go where they put me and just sort of hope I...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-05-14, 03:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
Because in talking to loads of new or non...

Because in talking to loads of new or non cyclists they don't know the difference between 'cassette' 'freewheel' 'sprocket' and 'crankset' or 'chainwheel' so adding the descriptive 'front' or 'rear'...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 09:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
So would a 'normal' freewheel fit on once I get...

So would a 'normal' freewheel fit on once I get this one off? Its taken me so long to find this 27" wheel in decent condition I don't want to look for another. I just want rid, this was a favour for...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
367098 Like this but without the dust cover...

367098
Like this but without the dust cover ring that says the manufacturers name on it!! Looks like it might be expensive to replace!!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
367097Sheldon Browns pics suggest it might be an...

367097Sheldon Browns pics suggest it might be an atom/regina splined screw on freewheel. I'll see if I can pick up the tool somewhere and let you know!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 08:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
When I get a chance I'll take some pics, but I...

When I get a chance I'll take some pics, but I work shifts so 'at home' and 'daylight' are words that don't often sit so close!!

thanks for reading I wondered if it was just something obvious I...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-04-14, 03:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 702
Posted By p1eman
Different rear cassettes?

I found a wheel that fits the beater I'm putting together for a mate to use. It's a 27 inch wheel but has aluminium (looks like) rims, and more annoyingly a 5 speed sprocket that looks more like a...
Forum: Commuting 02-09-14, 04:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,517
Posted By p1eman
I have a 2014 base model allez on full claris...

I have a 2014 base model allez on full claris group, its my first road bike but certainly shifts okay. Not had any problems in over 1000 miles so far.
Forum: Commuting 01-24-14, 06:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,337
Posted By p1eman
Well played all the super commuters. My commute...

Well played all the super commuters. My commute is 15 miles each way across London. Because I work shifts at least one way is on fairly quiet roads (for my strava times) then the other way I take it...
Forum: Commuting 01-24-14, 05:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,659
Posted By p1eman
I have a kriega. It was bought for using on my...

I have a kriega. It was bought for using on my motorbike, but the strapping takes the weight off your shoulders so its nice to cycle in, plus it has a pocket for a bladder. Be warned the smaller ones...
Forum: Commuting 12-15-13, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,273
Posted By p1eman
I have the raceblade longs. They fix behind the...

I have the raceblade longs. They fix behind the brake caliper and two brackets that slip in between the skewers and the frame. They are a bit more fiddly but going through puddles has never been so...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-20-13, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,818
Posted By p1eman
No silly. Those breakfast 'biscuits' you talk...

No silly. Those breakfast 'biscuits' you talk about, we call scones and have them with tea, we put clotted cream and jam on them. They were the main thing I had to try when we had a stopover in...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-20-13, 07:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,818
Posted By p1eman
So sportives are similar to gran fondos. ...

So sportives are similar to gran fondos.

Jelly babies are basically slightly softer than jelly beans and shaped like a person, they're small, so 'babies'.

Jaffa cakes are essentially a biscuit....
Forum: Road Cycling 11-20-13, 07:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,818
Posted By p1eman
Sorry, no idea! I'm English. I can describe it...

Sorry, no idea! I'm English. I can describe it and you can decide whether you have something similar!

Basically it's a cycling event that you pay to enter, but is not a race. You sometimes get a...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-20-13, 05:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,818
Posted By p1eman
I have espoir sports as OE on my allez. So far no...

I have espoir sports as OE on my allez. So far no punctures despite them being cut to bits and a foreign body stuck in the tread. I am swapping them over just because some of the cuts are becoming a...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 10-14-13, 04:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By p1eman
My Mum and Nan both get migraines (so yep to it...

My Mum and Nan both get migraines (so yep to it probably being genetic) both were told to clear chocolate and cheese from their diet. Both did it and have still got migraines, but less frequent, less...
Forum: Manufacturer, Retailer, Survey and Consumer Feedback 10-07-13, 02:02 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,494
Posted By p1eman
Not much of a rant was it? I should obviously...

Not much of a rant was it? I should obviously learn to appreciate being English more. Didn't realise the stuff was so in demand! Will have to take orders next time I travel lol
Forum: Training & Nutrition 10-07-13, 01:25 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,954
Posted By p1eman
I smoked from 13yo. Never smoked a massive...

I smoked from 13yo. Never smoked a massive amount, on average 10 a day, if I went out drinking maybe 20-40 in a night. As I grew up both the smoking ban and less opportunity to go out, as well as...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 10-07-13, 12:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By p1eman
Migraines have always been a problem for my Mum....

Migraines have always been a problem for my Mum. She stopped eating cheese and chocolate years ago, and only has the fully skimmed milk. She still gets them though.

i got my first one in senior...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-03-13, 05:14 AM
Replies: 552
Views: 186,032
Posted By p1eman
I just got a 2014 allez compact. The new claris...

I just got a 2014 allez compact. The new claris groupset has much better shifters!! Standard in black/red except spd pedals, frame protection film for locks! And lights. Got some raceblades on order...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-03-13, 04:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,334
Posted By p1eman
I've just bought a lezyne. Mine has a plastic...

I've just bought a lezyne. Mine has a plastic push fit head that can screw onto the metal chuck for presta only. Found that far easier to get air in the tyre, but when I took it off it popped off! No...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-03-13, 12:08 AM
Replies: 15,795
Views: 2,518,328
Posted By p1eman
Erm, a specialized allez (first road bike) to...

Erm, a specialized allez (first road bike) to keep my hybrid and mtb company. A lezyne track pump, spare cateye mounts so I can swap the lights from bike to bike, some paint protector film (just...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-27-13, 06:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,444
Posted By p1eman
My hybrid has no front suspension but is still a...

My hybrid has no front suspension but is still a bit chunky. The cycle storage at work is quite well thought out with a long narrow entryway, and open enough that 'visitors' are very easy to see
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