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Forum: Road Cycling 01-21-17, 11:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,933
Posted By lyrictenor1
The compound for the Vittoria Diamantes is soft,...

The compound for the Vittoria Diamantes is soft, so I run higher pressures on it (I like the road feel).

23mm: 110 F / 120 R

25mm: 100 F / 110 R

Rim: 23mm OD

185 lbs.
Forum: Road Cycling 01-21-17, 11:44 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,933
Posted By lyrictenor1
Thanks for your response. Yes, I'm aware of...

Thanks for your response.

Yes, I'm aware of time it takes to break in new tires. However, I've ridden them for about 60 miles now, and while they still may be breaking in, the amount of effort is...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-21-17, 10:34 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,933
Posted By lyrictenor1
Just an update: After running 23mm for a while,...

Just an update: After running 23mm for a while, decided to give 25mm tires another go. This time, both the old tire and new tires were the same type: Vittoria Diamante Pros, both mounted to a 23mm...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-01-17, 12:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 542
Posted By lyrictenor1
I had the same issue recently as well. Vector 2...

I had the same issue recently as well. Vector 2 user, and I was testing a CycleOps Magnus smart trainer at a shop where I work. The trainer consistently spit out numbers ~40w higher than my Vector....
Forum: Road Cycling 10-25-16, 02:41 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,086
Posted By lyrictenor1
I don't know about cable pull compatibility, but...

I don't know about cable pull compatibility, but I have a feeling that the cable pull ratios between the 2200 levers and the 6600 brakes may be mismatched. I don't know, though. Just throwing it out...
Forum: Southern California 10-02-16, 04:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,498
Posted By lyrictenor1
No, I moved to the left side of the road bc I saw...

No, I moved to the left side of the road bc I saw that Honda stopped in the middle of the road in my lane as I was descending. There really was no where else for me to go (this was also after a blind...
Forum: Southern California 10-02-16, 04:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,498
Posted By lyrictenor1
I ride up at Turnbull all the time. Watch out for...

I ride up at Turnbull all the time. Watch out for the idiot racers and wanna be drifters, like this idiot who crossed the double yellow in front of me:

https://youtu.be/g8gdaVg28b8

I was also...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-14-16, 10:11 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,873
Posted By lyrictenor1
Yeah, Elysian park is sketch. However, since the...

Yeah, Elysian park is sketch. However, since the river trails aren't well lit (or lit at all) at night, and because they're removed from where witnesses would be, it makes them dangerous to ride in...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-13-16, 09:49 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,873
Posted By lyrictenor1
Unfortunately, it happens. I have been attacked...

Unfortunately, it happens. I have been attacked by a meth head over in Irwindale once, but luckily I was able to get away quickly. Use caution on the river trails, especially at night.
...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-16, 10:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,415
Posted By lyrictenor1
Is that a roll bar in your Miata? If so, you can...

Is that a roll bar in your Miata? If so, you can find a way to mount a fork mount on it, and then use a Seasucker rear mount for the rear wheel. That's what my setup above is.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-27-16, 01:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,415
Posted By lyrictenor1
Here's mine ...

Here's mine

http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyrictenor1/Mobile%20Uploads/20150127_164850_zpsol9hfnzc.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-26-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 584
Posted By lyrictenor1
Another vote for the Topeak Road Morph. Will get...

Another vote for the Topeak Road Morph. Will get the job done easily.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-16, 11:53 PM
Replies: 23,718
Views: 4,284,597
Posted By lyrictenor1
Thanks!!

Thanks!!
Forum: Road Cycling 08-25-16, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23,718
Views: 4,284,597
Posted By lyrictenor1
Nice to see another SL owner here! Actually, when...

Nice to see another SL owner here! Actually, when I built it, I took off all the 105 stuff and replaced them with the Ultegra 6800 stuff from my old frame, withthe exception of the 6700 brakes I'm...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-23-16, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,797
Views: 178,097
Posted By lyrictenor1
Long Beach, CA, by cruiseliners, old and new. ...

Long Beach, CA, by cruiseliners, old and new.

http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyrictenor1/IMG_20160815_120310_zpsfj46mkzx.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-23-16, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By lyrictenor1
To answer your first question, just to be sure,...

To answer your first question, just to be sure, you could always disconnect the power pods from the pedals for 30 secs amd then reconnect them. That should force your computer to want to set the...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-22-16, 10:23 PM
Replies: 23,718
Views: 4,284,597
Posted By lyrictenor1
My new Fuji SL ...

My new Fuji SL

http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyrictenor1/20160822_085459_zps9mxbeudi.jpg (http://s1266.photobucket.com/user/lyrictenor1/media/20160822_085459_zps9mxbeudi.jpg.html)
Forum: Road Cycling 07-25-16, 06:14 PM
Replies: 23,718
Views: 4,284,597
Posted By lyrictenor1
Thanks! They're Reynolds R6 (old Reynolds Strike).

Thanks! They're Reynolds R6 (old Reynolds Strike).
Forum: Road Cycling 07-23-16, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By lyrictenor1
I have this bracket, and can confirm that it...

I have this bracket, and can confirm that it works with the Road Morph G. It mounts under the bottle cage and has the pump sit to the side of it, so that you don't lose the use of the bottle cage.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-22-16, 10:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,653
Posted By lyrictenor1
The Merckx frames also carry a lifetime warranty.

The Merckx frames also carry a lifetime warranty.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-22-16, 10:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,752
Posted By lyrictenor1
For the OP: Don't discount the bike paths here in...

For the OP: Don't discount the bike paths here in SoCal. As mentioned earlier, there are several main bike trails (paved) in the greater LA/Orange County region; these act as bike...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-22-16, 10:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By lyrictenor1
I believe this is the one for which you're...

I believe this is the one for which you're looking:

https://www.todsonb2b.com/collections/topeak/products/wb-bracket-for-rd-morph-peak-dx-mt-rock-harp-mini-tpd

(Todson is Topeak's distributor...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-22-16, 02:11 AM
Replies: 23,718
Views: 4,284,597
Posted By lyrictenor1
Yeah, not staged properly, but it was the only...

Yeah, not staged properly, but it was the only way I could make it work with that backdrop.

http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyrictenor1/20160704_204956_zpsge5809bk.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-06-16, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1,797
Views: 178,097
Posted By lyrictenor1
http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyricten...

http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj532/lyrictenor1/20160704_204956_zpsge5809bk.jpg (http://s1266.photobucket.com/user/lyrictenor1/media/20160704_204956_zpsge5809bk.jpg.html)
Forum: Road Cycling 06-09-16, 08:45 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,448
Posted By lyrictenor1
Some more winners who rode Fujis: Juan Jose...

Some more winners who rode Fujis:

Juan Jose Cobo (Geox-TMC), Vuelta de Espana, 2011, Fuji Altamira

Eduard Prades (Caja Rural), Philadelphia International Cycling Classic, 2016, Fuji Transonic
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