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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 10-11-10, 09:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,811
Posted By ZXiMan
Uhhhh... to answer your question, NO. :thumb:

Uhhhh... to answer your question, NO. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling 07-12-10, 10:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,589
Posted By ZXiMan
This is my experience too. I get about 1,200 to...

This is my experience too. I get about 1,200 to 1,400 miles on the rear GP-4000S's. Sidewals are super thin. I rarely get flats, but I've had issues with the sidewalls ripping open. They are very...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-28-10, 09:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,569
Posted By ZXiMan
that and a Coke.

that and a Coke.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-23-10, 09:57 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 8,511
Posted By ZXiMan
Yay USA!

Yay USA!
Forum: Road Cycling 06-06-10, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,707
Posted By ZXiMan
How about... say... your average mileage per YEAR...

How about... say... your average mileage per YEAR for the last 5 years. Mine is a little over 10,000 miles per year.... :-p

That's at least more interesting than daily... lol
Forum: Road Cycling 06-03-10, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,707
Posted By ZXiMan
Right now I average out at 26 miles a day....

Right now I average out at 26 miles a day. Febuary was a bad month, I only got 168 miles in.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-02-10, 05:08 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 9,741
Posted By ZXiMan
I really like the SRAM stuff. I'm a new convert....

I really like the SRAM stuff. I'm a new convert. I like the way SRAM shifts, especially the front derailleur. Rear shifting is also a bit more precise. The new Shimano 6700/7900 seems a bit vague in...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-01-10, 07:18 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,374
Posted By ZXiMan
1,007 miles in May for me...

1,007 miles in May for me...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-10, 10:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,367
Posted By ZXiMan
In last nights race, I averaged 26-27 mph for...

In last nights race, I averaged 26-27 mph for about 10 minutes while going out on a solo attack... despite building up about a 45-50 second advantage, I was still pulled back after about 10 minutes...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-28-10, 10:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,517
Posted By ZXiMan
The Mavic Kysrium SLs will last longer, take a...

The Mavic Kysrium SLs will last longer, take a serious beating, look great and parts for them are readily available... I put over 8,000 miles on a 2008 set and they never needed truing, despite...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-26-10, 08:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,844
Posted By ZXiMan
I've put well over 10,000 miles on the Dura-Ace...

I've put well over 10,000 miles on the Dura-Ace 7900 crankset and more than 15,000 miles on an FSA K-Force (Light) crankset.

Dura-Ace 7900 will be better than FSA K-Force. FSA K-Force "Light" is...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-25-10, 12:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,202
Posted By ZXiMan
I had some moron do this to me yesterday. I was...

I had some moron do this to me yesterday. I was just going my usual pace and doing some steady state intervals. I passed this guy going up a short hill and then proceded to start a 5 min interval. I...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-25-10, 09:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,222
Posted By ZXiMan
You will notice 6-8 watts...

You will notice 6-8 watts...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-24-10, 05:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,646
Posted By ZXiMan
I prefer Rock & Roll yellow or red for road...

I prefer Rock & Roll yellow or red for road bikes. You can actually put some on a rag and clean your chain with it, wipe and then re-apply directly to the chain as you spin the pedals backwards. Wait...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-24-10, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,829
Posted By ZXiMan
I typically find riding on a trainer harder than...

I typically find riding on a trainer harder than riding outside. There are several reasons for this but mostly because you can't coast and there are no downhill sections. Even with a fan, I sweat...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-23-10, 08:44 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,496
Posted By ZXiMan
No, never.

No, never.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-23-10, 08:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By ZXiMan
Make sure your cleats are in the exact same...

Make sure your cleats are in the exact same position as before. Even 1-2mm difference front or back, or even side to side can make a big difference.
Forum: Road Cycling 05-23-10, 08:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 680
Posted By ZXiMan
Check in this order: 1. Pedals. 2. Crankring...

Check in this order: 1. Pedals. 2. Crankring bolts and 3. headset (specifically a dry steerer tube).

1. Pedals (or cleats). Some pedals, even when brand new, don't have enough grease on the...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-22-10, 04:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,613
Posted By ZXiMan
Yes, if the road is good and the descent not too...

Yes, if the road is good and the descent not too dangerous, it can be fun....
Forum: Road Cycling 05-19-10, 09:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 912
Posted By ZXiMan
Keep the old bike and build another. It's always...

Keep the old bike and build another. It's always nice having a back up!
Forum: Road Cycling 05-17-10, 08:43 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,144
Posted By ZXiMan
If you spend any real riding time with the Di2...

If you spend any real riding time with the Di2 you will want it... there are plenty of bikes with Di2 around here, I've ridden one and LOVED it. It's so smooth and the shifts are like shifting a...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-17-10, 05:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,747
Posted By ZXiMan
I REALLY like the SRAM groupsets. I used to only...

I REALLY like the SRAM groupsets. I used to only get Shimano Dura-Ace 7800/7900 until we built a few SRAM bikes. People complain about noise etc from SRAM Red but my SRAM Red groupset shifts quieter...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-17-10, 05:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By ZXiMan
Or a shill... LOL

Or a shill... LOL
Forum: Road Cycling 05-17-10, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ZXiMan
What is their website adress?

What is their website adress?
Forum: Road Cycling 05-12-10, 09:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 477
Posted By ZXiMan
If I take two weeks straight off the bike and I'm...

If I take two weeks straight off the bike and I'm in very good form, it takes me 6 weeks or longer to get it back... It's the mental game that makes it so difficult...
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