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Forum: Road Cycling 05-08-16, 07:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,690
Posted By karungguni
Two Tarmacs as well. 2013 Pro Red and a 2016...

Two Tarmacs as well. 2013 Pro Red and a 2016 S-works Red eTAP520496
Forum: Road Cycling 05-08-16, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By karungguni
According to Mike's Bikes it is not released yet.

According to Mike's Bikes it is not released yet.
Forum: Road Cycling 03-24-16, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By karungguni
Is eTap ready for primetime

Specialized is warrantying my 2013 Sworks Tarmac for problems with replacing the cups on the BB30. Mike's Bikes wants $250 to $300 for the teardown and build. I am running a SRAM Red gruppo from 2012...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 03-04-16, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,323
Posted By karungguni
Specialized Serial Numbers

I just bought a used 2013 Tarmac Pro. Checking it over I noticed a few numbers on the frame. On the down tube near the bottom bracket "STBQ....." on the bottom bracket "WSBC...." and "BI-2527". i...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-20-16, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By karungguni
Problems with Specialized press in bearings

I have 2013 Sworks Tarmac. Mike's Bikes recently replaced the Specialized Carbon Cranks at no charge after one "crumbled". A distinct interment creak that can get very loud has developed. When I took...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 01-24-16, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By karungguni
Floor to Ceiling Bike Racks

Just bought another bike so time to rationalize storage. There are a few racks in the market. A couple can be had for about $60 then they go up to about $160. It is for two road bikes so oversize...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-28-15, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By karungguni
Shimano 105 RD Question

I need to replace the cassette on my Commuter (2002 Specialized Sirrus Elite with 3x9 drivetrain). It came with a 11 25 cassette and a Shimano 105 long cage derailleur. I live on top of a hill so...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 05-13-15, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By karungguni
2015 Tarmac and Wider Wheels

I have a 2013 Tarmac Sworks I love but it is challenged to accept wider width wheels like the HED Ardennes +. Am a 200 lb guy so a bit of a wheel destroyer. Does anybody know if the 2015 Tarmac can...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 05-12-15, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By karungguni
Thanks. I have had a bad experience with tubeless...

Thanks. I have had a bad experience with tubeless ready as they are very difficult to change tires, both the HED Ardennes plus and Bontrager Race X Lite 29er. How has your experience been?
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 05-12-15, 12:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By karungguni
The + are b**** to change a tire and do not fit...

The + are b**** to change a tire and do not fit in the rear triangle of a Tarmac SL4.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 05-11-15, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By karungguni
Alternative to HED Ardennes Stallion Build

Looking for a set of HED Ardennes Stallions. Not easy to find these days. Does anybody have recommendations in the same category? Am 200 lbs but climb about 60K M per month so quite tough on wheels.
Forum: Commuting 12-06-14, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,051
Posted By karungguni
Rain Pants

My commute has a 500 ft. kicker at the end so hard not to be sweaty. I have a cheap pair of Performance rain pants that make me feel like I am in a sealed garbage bag. Has anybody found rain pants...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-30-14, 11:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 752
Posted By karungguni
Questions about the Hed Ardennes Plus

Am the destroyer of wheels (195 to 205 lbs, 800 miles and 50k of climbing a month). A buddy gave me a pair of 32 spoke Mavic Open Pros built by a well known local wheel builders and I could not keep...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-24-14, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By karungguni
The shifters are Shimano SL-R440. The Cranks are...

The shifters are Shimano SL-R440. The Cranks are Ritchey Logic Comp, 30/42/52 teeth. So as a Hybrid are guessing Mountain Shifters and Road Cranks.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-24-14, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By karungguni
Need to replace front triple derailleur

I have a Specialized Sirrus with a Shimano 105 front triple. Is there any reason I need a road derailleur vs. MTB as long as the clamp (31.8mm) is the right size?
Forum: Commuting 08-24-14, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 698
Posted By karungguni
Help with fenders

I have a Specialized Sirrus which has a tight wheelbase and am having trouble finding fenders to fit. I am also running a combination of 28mm and 32mm tires which are great for the bad pavement on my...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-19-14, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By karungguni
Triple Shimano 105 Front Derailleur

I need to replace to the front derailleur on my commuter. Will a 10 speed work or does it have to be another 9 speed one?
Forum: Commuting 07-11-14, 08:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,420
Posted By karungguni
OP, I should have clarified. Regular Roadie as...

OP, I should have clarified. Regular Roadie as well about 600 miles a month. Been having some foot problems off and on for a couple year. Mainly 5th metatarsal in my left foot (broken previously) and...
Forum: Commuting 07-10-14, 11:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,420
Posted By karungguni
Shoes for commuting

Am starting to have foot problems. Recommendations for shoes for commuting. Open to cleats or no cleats. Have a steep climb back up to my house. I ride a Specialized Sirrus Elite.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-22-14, 08:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By karungguni
Coming back to this and starting to make some...

Coming back to this and starting to make some changes. I have actually had Metatarsal arch problems all my life so likely a connection there.
Forum: Road Cycling 06-13-14, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,740
Posted By karungguni
The second toe on my left foot extends about 1 cm...

The second toe on my left foot extends about 1 cm past my big toe. The second toe on my right foot which is about a half size smaller than left foot extends about .5 cm past my big toe. A larger size...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-12-14, 07:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By karungguni
Toe Rubbing in Specialized S Works Shoes

Recently bought a pair of the 2012 Model. My left foot is about half a size bigger than my right foot so compromises have to be made. After about 30 miles my second toe on my left foot starts rubbing...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-08-14, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,740
Posted By karungguni
Second Toe Rubbing in Cycling Shoes

I bought a pair of the 2012 Specialized S-works shoes. My second toe is a bit longer than my big toe and my left foot is roughly a half size larger than my left foot. On rides over 30 or 40 miles I...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-16-14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,736
Posted By karungguni
Am the OP. 6'1, 195 lbs, 33 in. inseam. Looking...

Am the OP. 6'1, 195 lbs, 33 in. inseam. Looking to build up a bike to be a sometime commuter, cross bike, light tourer. Given the frame by a buddy same height but 32 in. inseam. Ride a 58 cm...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-15-14, 08:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,736
Posted By karungguni
With a 9 speed or 10 speed cassette?

With a 9 speed or 10 speed cassette?
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